20 Dec 2014
Shillong: Union Home Ministry will convene meeting of an inter-state council in which Chief Ministers of all north-eastern states are members of, to take stock of the security situation arising out of the porous international border, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said here on Friday.
19 Dec 2014
Belagavi:Seeking to allay fears, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday said the government would extend the implementation of Dr Nanjundappa Committee report on regional imbalance under a Special Development Plan (SDP) for the development of backward North Karnataka.
18 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Government has no plans to create a separate time zone for seven North Eastern states, Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.
07 Dec 2014
Galveston: Marine biologists have flown dozens of endangered sea turtles from Cape Cod, Massachusetts, to Galveston, Texas, for treatment of hypothermia.
12 Dec 2014
New Delhi: India's palm oil imports touched a record 7,96,587 tonnes in November this year amid weak global prices and anticipation of hike in import duty, according to the Solvent Extractors' Association (SEA).
14 Dec 2014
Kendrapara (Odisha) : As the sea is "turning violent" and eating into their lands, people of Satabhaya area in Odisha are stuck between government "apathy" and nature's scourge. About 200 families of the region are living on the edge of sea, which they say has turned violent.
08 Apr 2014
Singapore: Oil prices rose in Asian trade on Monday on renewed fears about Ukraine after pro-Russian protesters seized government buildings in the eastern city of Donetsk.
16 Dec 2014
Mumbai: The rupee slipped below the 63-mark by falling 51 paise to trade at a fresh 11-month low of 63.45 against US dollar in morning trade on Tuesday on the Interbank Foreign Exchange due to heavy dollar demand from importers amid falling crude oil prices.
15 Dec 2014
Mumbai: The rupee on Monday weakened by 65 paise to close at nearly 11-month low of 62.94 against the US dollar due to heavy dollar demand from importers amid falling crude oil prices.
11 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Markets on Thursday plunged to six-week lows with benchmark Sensex down 229.09 points at 27,602.01 and Nifty tumbling 62.75 points to 8,292.90 on losses in RIL and ONGC shares on sustained fall in crude oil and profit-booking in bluechips including ICICI Bank, Infosys and Airtel.