30 Jan 2015
New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said she had personally communicated to Sujatha Singh the government's decision to appoint S Jaishankar as the new Foreign Secretary.
29 Jan 2015
Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has welcomed the appointment of S Jaishankar as Foreign Secretary, calling it an "excellent" decision.
02 Jan 2015
Mumbai: The Bombay Lawyers Association (BLA) on Friday welcomed establishment of National Judicial Appointment Commission by the Centre for appointment of judges in higher judiciary, replacing the collegium system.
26 Jan 2015
Bill Haas survived a scare at the final hole to earn a one-stroke victory over five players at the USD 5.7 million Humana Challenge in the California desert on Sunday.
31 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Constitutional amendment Bill that seeks scrap the collegium system of appointing judges to higher judiciary has received Presidential nod.
21 Jan 2015
Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Secretary Sajjal Chakraborty was on Tuesday removed from the post nearly two years before his stint was due to end and replaced by Additional Secretary in the Union Home Ministry, Rajiv Gauba.
20 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Under attack for naming people with BJP connections to the Censor Board, the government on Tuesday defended its appointments saying the idea was to have a "mix of all" in the composition of the statutory body which saw mass resignations last week after its earlier chief stepped down alleging interference in its matters.
23 Jan 2015
Peshawar: Pakistan, one of the worst Polio-hit country, has received an assurance from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation that it will fully back the government's efforts to eradicate the crippling disease.
27 Jan 2015
New York/Maplewood: A massive, wind-whipped blizzard stormed into the US Northeast on Monday, creating havoc for more than 60 million people and forcing New York City to shut down on a scale not seen since Superstorm Sandy devastated the region in 2012. stormed
23 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Ahead of the Delhi Assembly elections, BJP has promised 50 percent reduction in electricity bill to every household if voted to power.