30 Jul 2015
New Delhi: State-run telecom service provider Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) will invest Rs.6,000 crore over the next three years to set up some 40,000 Wi-Fi hotspots across the country, its chairman-cum-managing director Anupam Shrivastava has said.
25 Jul 2015
Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a day-long visit to Bihar, today inaugurated the new IIT campus here. He also launched Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhayay Rashtriya Gramin Joyti Yojna aimed at power sector reforms in the rural areas.
23 Jul 2015
New Delhi: State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has signed three agreements with Kazakh companies during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit to the country.
16 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services a leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced that it has completed building sanitation facilities for girl students in 1000 schools across Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Bihar as a part of Prime Minister’s Clean India Initiative.
20 Jun 2015
Jabalpur: The Madhya Pradesh High Court has admitted a petition seeking stripping of the Bharat Ratna awarded to cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar for allegedly using the "fame" of the honour in "earning money by endorsing commercial products".
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.
12 Jun 2015
New Delhi: According to the latest buzz, legendary actor Dilip Kumar may be conferred with country's highest civilian award Bharat Ratna. Debuted in 1944, the ailing Dilip Kumar, who has been termed as the 'ultimate method actor' by none other than eminent director Satyajit Ray, was last seen on the silver screen in the movie Qila. We bring you five reasons why the actor should be bestowed with the prestigious honour:
06 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ‘Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana’ seems to have hit a roadblock as 108 Members of Parliament are yet to adopt a village under the ambitious programme launched by the Central Government.
18 Apr 2015
Washington: The World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim on Saturday said that the "strong visionary leadership" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has resulted in "extraordinary effort" by India on financial inclusion of its people.
02 Jun 2014
New Delhi: A staggering amount of Rs 421 crore was spent by the UPA-II government on the ‘Bharat Nirman’ campaign from 2010 to 2014, the Directorate of Advertising & Visual Publicity (DAVP) replied to an RTI query.