19 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Extending its rising streak for the fourth straight day, the rupee strengthened by 10 paise to 60.74 against US dollar in the morning trade on Friday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on continued selling of the American currency by exporters.
18 Sep 2014
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has transferred ten IAS officers, an official spokesperson said here on Thursday.
16 Sep 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand's resident commissioner on Tuesday handed over a cheque of Rs 10 crore to his Jammu and Kashmir counterpart in New Delhi on behalf of Chief Minister Harish Rawat for the flood-hit people of the state.
31 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Amid the ongoing discussions about the Scindia School ragging case, the Central Board of Secondary Education has conducted a survey which will include views of both students as well as teachers on the issue.
12 Sep 2014
New Delhi: India's farm subsidies are well below the WTO's cap of 10 percent and the developed world should move ahead with finding a permanent solution for stock piling of grains for food security purposes, an official said.
10 Sep 2014
Patna: In a minor bureaucratic exercise, the Bihar government transferred five IAS and 10 IPS officers belonging to various ranks and posts.
11 Sep 2014
Granada: Gagan Narang missed out on an Olympic quota by just one place as he finished sixth in the finals of 50-metre rifle prone while Prakash Nanjappa and Jitu Rai narrowly missed out on finals of men's 10-metre air pistol in the 51st Shooting World Championships on Thursday.
13 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Voting for by-elections to three Lok Sabha and 33 assembly constituencies spread across ten states ended peacefully. The by-poll results are seen as a test of Narendra Modi government's popularity, especially as BJP braces for polls in two states next month. As per the Election Commission report, around 50 percent votes were polled in Uttar Pradesh.
09 Sep 2014
Washington: One shot of an experimental Ebola vaccine when combined with an additional vaccine was found to be effective in protecting monkeys against the deadly virus for 10 months.
08 Sep 2014
Granada: Ace marksman Abhinav Bindra belied expectations after failing to qualify for the finals of men's 10 air rifle event in the 51st ISSF World Championships, his hopes of earning an Olympic quota in this tournament going up in smoke here on Monday.