27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The capital will witness a mega event to mark the Independence Day with the Modi government deciding to hold a cultural spectacle spanning six days from August 12, nearly two-and-half-months after it organised an extravaganza to celebrate its second anniversary at India Gate.
02 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Amidst renewed speculation about elevation of Rahul Gandhi as the Congress president, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal today said any such development will only strengthen BJP's resolve for a 'Congress-mukt Bharat'.
10 May 2011
Belying the tall claims of the Union government, more than 18,000 villages of Bihar are deprived of pure drinking water. Under its ambitious project – Bharat Nirman Yojna, Centre aims to provide pure drinking water to all the districts of the country by 2012.
07 Jun 2016
New Delhi: During the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to US, Americans once again witness the patriotic side of the Indians when chants of 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and 'Modi, Modi' were enlightening the surroundings of Madison Square in New York before the National anthem was sung.
23 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Execution of works in 20 smart cities will kick-start from June 25 with Prime Minister Narendra Modi launching 14 projects in Pune, while 69 others will commence in other parts of the country entailing a total cost of Rs 1,770 crore.
14 Jan 2016
New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah yesterday used the new crop insurance scheme to reach out to farmers claiming Narendra Modi government's decision will rank among the biggest steps taken for their welfare since Independence as they will draw maximum benefit by paying minimal premium.
07 Jun 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in her first meeting with business chambers since assuming office for the second term urged business leaders to "act" instead of merely speaking and praising the government.
16 Mar 2016
Rupnagar(Pb): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal demanded Bharat Ratna for Kanshi Ram whom he described him as a great visionary.
12 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court yesterday dismissed a plea demanding changing the name of 'India' to 'Bharat' as it took strong exception to the petitioner asking him whether he thinks it has nothing else to do and reminded him that public interest litigations are meant for 'poor'.
05 Jul 2011
In a major relief for teachers, who are burdened with additional work like carrying census and data collection for government schemes, the Central government has prepared Bharat Nirman Sewak Yojna under which a local youth would be assigned all these work.