29 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Amid the 'intolerance' debate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he proposes to put in place 'Ek Bharat, Shresht Bharat' scheme aimed at strengthening the country's unity and harmony and invited suggestions in this regard.
26 Nov 2015
Bengaluru: Girls of a convent college here embarrassed Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi yesterday by endorsing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet initiatives Clean India (Swachh Bharat) and Make in India.
25 Nov 2015
Bengaluru: Rahul Gandhi faced some embarrassing moments when a large section of his student audience at a women's college responded in resonating 'yes' to his poser whether they thought Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious 'Swachh Bharat' and 'Make In India' campaigns were working.
23 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Urban Development Ministry has decided to give a total of Rs 3,250 crore to Delhi government, DDA and North Corporation to decongest the city and carry out several development projects, its minister M Venkaiah said yesterday.
20 Nov 2015
New Delhi: In light of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and making India free from open defecation the World Toilet College, an initiative organised by Jagran Pehel in association of Parmarth Niketan will be started from March 2016.
07 Nov 2015
New Delhi: All services, including air travel, telephony, eating out and banking will become expensive from November 15 as the government yesterday decided to impose a 0.5 percent cess on all taxable services to fund the Swachh Bharat programme.
15 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Eating out, telephony and travel became expensive from yesterday with the government imposing 0.5 percent Swachh Bharat cess on taxable services which is expected to yield about Rs 3,800 crore to the exchequer in the remaining months of the fiscal.
06 Nov 2015
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh today hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for approval to a new scheme 'Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojna' aimed at power reforms in India.
04 Nov 2015
Madurai: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation will conduct a 12-day Bharat Darshan special tour, 'Diwali Ganga snan' - from Madurai, covering holy sites including Gaya, Varanasi, Ayodhya, Allahabad, Delhi and Mathura from November 6.
16 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Travel in railways' upper class categories has become costlier as a service tax levy of 14 percent and a Swachh Bharat cess of 0.5 percent became effective from yesterday.