30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The country's only individual Olympic gold medallist, Abhinav Bindra, has been elected chairman of International Shooting Sport Federation's (ISSF) Athletes Committee, becoming the first Indian to receive the honour.
29 Oct 2014
Kolkata: Claiming that the findings of the Justice Mukherjee Commission of Inquiry into the alleged disappearance of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose were 'incomplete", a city-based organisation has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a new panel to unravel the nationalist leader's mysterious disappearance.
29 Oct 2014
Chandigarh: Indian National Lok Dal Rajya Sabha MP Ranbir Singh Prajapati on Tuesday tendered his resignation from the upper house.
28 Oct 2014
Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd executive chairman Jack Ma said he's open to working with Apple Inc on mobile payments, as China's richest person prepares to call on Hollywood this week in search of media partners.
27 Oct 2014
Faizabad: A day after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav stripped 82 Samajwadi Party leaders of the Minister of State (MoS) status, his cousin and PCF chairman Aditya Yadav said here that a new lot of advisors and chairmen of various departments and corporations will be announced in three days.
24 Oct 2014
Bhubaneswar: The CBI on Friday questioned BJD MP Rama Chandra Hansda in connection with its probe into multi-crore chit fund scam related to Saradha and other companies.
23 Sep 2014
New Delhi: State-owned Syndicate Bank on Tuesday terminated the services of its suspended chairman and managing director Sudhir Kumar Jain with immediate effect, a day after a court here extended his police custody till on Tuesday.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Tributes to stalwart writers like U R Ananthamurthy, Bipan Chandra, Rajendra Yadav, Nabarun Bhattacharya and Khushwant Singh is planned at the upcoming 'Samanvay - The Indian Language Festival, which begins here on November 6.
21 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Even as Maharashtra BJP president Devendra Fadnavis is said to be in the reckoning to lead the state as first chief minister of the saffron party, his predecessor Sudhir Mungantiwar on Tuesday came out strongly in favour of Union minister and senior leader Nitin Gadkari for the coveted post.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is expected to hold a review-cum-strategy meeting of top I-T Commissioners in the country later this month to bolster revenue collection work.