23 Apr 2015
Kolkata: With Nadia district becoming free from open defecation, West Bengal has registered the highest progress in the country by constructing 8.47 lakh new household toilets in 2014-15, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said.
23 Apr 2015
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank on Thursday revised priority sector lending norms, asking banks to give 8 per cent of the total credit to small and marginal farmers.
22 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission (TC) on Wednesday decided to send back Trai proposals on spectrum sharing and trading guidelines as it seeks more clarification on certain issues.
21 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said capacity building must continue unabated, as he met top commanders in the national capital. The Minister presided over two separate meetings of the Army commandos and the Air Force commandos.
10 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Friday directed builders in the National Capital Region to stop all construction activities by Saturday if they had not implemented the environmental guidelines laid down by the government in 2010.
20 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Providing relief to farmers affected by recent heavy rains and hailstorm, the Centre on Monday further relaxed quality norms for the procurement of wheat in Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.
06 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Monday said its construction arm has bagged orders worth Rs 5,492 crore across various segments in March.
19 Apr 2015
New Delhi: With many listed companies failing to appoint at least one woman director on their boards, Sebi says the regulations are aimed at ensuring "gender diversity".
19 Apr 2015
Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Sunday eased the procedure for seeking compensation by the farmers and fruit growers for their crop-damage due to natural calamities, by making certain changes in the norms of State Disaster Relief Fund (SDRF).
09 Apr 2015
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday passed the Himachal Pradesh Town and Country Planning (Amendment) Act 1977 seeking to curb unauthorised construction by builders who would be liable to stringent punishment.