01 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has put up a series of hoardings questioning the Delhi government's expenditure on its advertisement campaign. The hoarding asks why the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP Government spent Rs 526 crore on the campaign when the money fund could be utilised to put up five lakh cameras for women's security.
20 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan today said he did not enter into 'any contract' with Doordarshan to endorse its channel DD Kisan, contrary to reports. Bachchan, 72, cited his campaign for the new channel was 'pro bono' and happened many days ago.
14 Oct 2014
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government's greenhouse farming initiative has proved to be ineffective as many farmers have incurred losses due to crop failure after adopting the method, according to Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS).
23 Jul 2015
Patna: Eyeing a slice of minority votes in the forthcoming Bihar Assembly elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today re-inducted former Rajya Sabha member Sabir Ali to its fold.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders held a series of meetings yesterday which culminated in top party brass and government ministers meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the evening as they gave final touches to their 'aggressive' strategy to counter likely Opposition onslaught in Parliament during the Monsoon Session beginning July 21.
29 Apr 2015
Ahmedabad: Bhartiya Kisan Sangh, the farmers' organisation affiliated to the RSS, submitted a memorandum to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel seeking changes in the Centre's Land Acquisition Bill.
25 May 2015
New Delhi: Doordarshan's farmer-centric channel, DD Kisan is all set to be launched on Tuesday by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The government has made it a "must carry" channel making it mandatory for cable and Direct to Home (DTH) operators to provide it to their subscribers.
27 May 2015
Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be adding his weight to the newly launched 24-hour farmer-centric DD Kisan channel. Bachchan is said to be "excited" about promoting the channel.
15 May 2015
Nirmal (Telangana): In an effort to appear as a messiah of farmers from holding tough position on Land Bill to interaction with farmers in Punjab and Maharashtra, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday kicked off his 15-km padyatra in Teangana (Koritical village in Adilabad district) to highlight the problems of those who cultivate lands. The padyatra and interaction with farmer families will continue through Laxmanchanda, Pottupalli, Rachapur and Vadial in Laxmanchanda mandal until late afternoon.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: Reaching out to farmers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a strong pitch for their prosperity and development of villages, saying it was directly linked to the progress of the country.