04 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Former Coal Secretary H C Gupta and four others, including a senior public servant, were today granted bail by a Special Court in a coal block allocation scam case.
31 Aug 2015
Mumbai: State Bank of India expects its accounts under the Jan Dhan scheme to break even next year given the healthy growth in average deposits in these accounts, while total deposits have more than doubled to Rs 5,125 crore as of June end.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: With an aim to widen the reach of the Atal Pension Yojna (APY) among informal sector workers, the government today said it has modified the flagship programme to give subscribers an option to make contribution on a monthly, quarterly or half-yearly basis.
01 Sep 2015
New Delhi: ATF or jet fuel price was today slashed by a steep 11.7 percent while rates of non-subsidised cooking gas LPG were reduced by Rs 25.5 per cylinder in line with dip in international prices.
22 Aug 2015
Amethi: Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani will arrive here on Sunday and distribute insurance coverage to 25,000 women in the constituency.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Mass emission standards Bharat Stage IV (BS IV) will come into force across the country from April 1, 2017, the ministry of road transport and highways announced on Wednesday.
15 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendera Modi today said the Swachh Bharat campaign was his government's 'biggest achievement' and praised the children and the young for being the project's 'biggest brand ambassador'.
13 Aug 2015
New Delhi: With Delhi finishing at 398th in Swachch Bharat ranking, mayors of two of BJP ruled municipal corporations, today sought to pass the buck to the AAP dispensation, saying the civic bodies only provide one third of civic services, while the rest is done by the government.
08 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Mysore has topped the Swachh Bharat rankings among 476 cities in the country with three more places from Karnataka figuring in the top 10. Among urban local bodies in the national capital, Delhi Cantonment was ranked 15th in the list and New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) 16th, while Municipal Corporation of Delhi was at 398th position.
06 Aug 2015
Colombo: Indian bowling coach Bharat Arun is confident that the team's speed merchants Varun Aaron and Umesh Yadav will take up the challenge to "maintain speed as well as be accurate" in the upcoming three-Test series against Sri Lanka starting August 12 at Galle.