09 Mar 2014
Bangalore: Unique Identification Authority of India Chairman Nandan Nilekani joined the Congress on Sunday, a day after he was declared the party candidate for Bangalore South Lok Sabha seat.
28 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday accused Union Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily of trying to seek extension for ONGC chairman Sudhir Vasudeva, retiring on Friday.
27 Feb 2014
Gorakhpur: Salempur Parliamentary Constituency in Uttar Pradesh is all set to witness interesting political battle among family members of former prime minister Chandra Shekhar in the upcoming general elections. Two members of his family are likely to contest on BJP and BSP tickets.
03 Mar 2014
Nay Pyi Taw (Myanmar): The probe into alleged graft in the purchase of Rolls Royce engines for the Hawk advanced jet trainer (AJT) was only logical and must not be taken as leading to a no-aircraft scenario for the defence forces, a top Indian official said on Monday.
05 Mar 2014
Cuttack: Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said that Odisha does not have any ‘special disadvantage’ to get special category status and the state should focus on ‘other windows’ to get more assistance from the Centre.
01 Mar 2014
Guwahati: With Manmohan Singh visiting Myanmar next week, the Assam branch of the All India Patriotic Forum has urged the Prime Minister to talk with the authorities there regarding proper preservation of sites related to India's freedom movement.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Planning Commission on Monday asked states to identify one district each for implementing the universal healthcare scheme on pilot basis to provide affordable medical facilities.
26 Feb 2014
Mumbai: After Sonu Nigam and music director trio Shankar, Ehsaan and Loy, it is singer Kailash Kher's turn to throw his weight behind the by-now-famous copyright law that governs royalty issues in the Indian music industry. The composer has already quit some projects and has been replaced with other singers but he insists on soldiering on.
21 Feb 2014
New Delhi: UIDAI Chairman Nandan Nilekani on Friday said that he will resign from his job by March-end to contest Lok Sabha elections on Congress ticket.
12 Apr 2011
Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman Sudhir Chandra said here that the Income Tax department has refunded as much as Rs 72,000 crore to tax payers across the country in 2009-10.