01 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari has said Chinese President Xi Jinping wants to establish personal-level contacts with the new Indian leadership led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
01 Dec 2013
Patiala: Congress is reluctant to project Rahul Gandhi as its prime ministerial candidate due to his inability to connect with the masses, BJP leader Balbir Punj said on Sunday, and alleged that there was a leadership crisis in the party.
16 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Another batch of 200 Indian nationals arrived in the national capital from conflict-hit Iraq, taking the number of those who have returned so far to over 2,500.
03 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Swathes of India's most populous state plunged into darkness for 12 hours a day last week as temperatures in Delhi hit their highest in 16 years, with the disruptions underlining the tough challenge the new Narendra Modi-led government faces in keeping the lights on.
14 Apr 2014
London: India is facing a cancer crisis, with smoking, belated diagnosis and unequal access to treatment causing large-scale problems, experts said.
18 Jul 2014
Kanpur: Former coal minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Friday accused the BJP government of improper management of coal reserves in the country saying that the party has committed a 'mistake' by appointing one minister for both power and coal ministries.
15 Jul 2014
Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday accused Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik-led Odisha government of humiliating an honest and efficient officer in the state.
18 Jul 2014
Patna: In a strong retort to senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar who said BJP was scared over a probable tie up between his party and RJD, the BJP on Friday said not them, but people are afraid over prospects of such an alliance.
19 Jul 2014
Patna: The Centre wants Bihar to have manufacturing hubs for electronic goods in the state to improve employment and revenue opportunities, said Union Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday.
16 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Reports of whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka getting a post at the Centre prompted Congress to remark that the "association of BJP with many officers and officials is well-known".