19 Oct 2016
New Delhi: Suspected cases of Avia influenza at the Delhi zoo have prompted authorities to shut down its premises.
29 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Implementation of the much- awaited pay hike for over 1 crore Central government employees and pensioners will be a positive for the economy as it will push up consumption although its impact on inflation is likely to be moderate, economists say.
08 Apr 2015
Mumbai: In a bonanza to over one crore Central government employees and pensioners, the Cabinet on Tuesday hiked Dearness Allowance (DA) by 6 percent to 113 percent of their basic pay with effect from January.
06 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The central government is planning to harden its stance against Kashmiri separatist leaders who are spearheading an unending street unrest in the valley for the past two months, according to Home Ministry sources here.
12 Oct 2016
New Delhi: A parliamentary delegation from Pakistan has been in New York on a five day visit where it pitched the idea of a greater alliance at Washington.
14 Oct 2016
After the All India Muslim Personal Law Board rejected the Law Commission's questionnaire on Uniform Civil Code, a fierce debate triggered countrywide.
03 Jun 2016
New Delhi: All banks have been asked to give priority to pensioners visiting their branches for seeding of Aadhaar numbers with their bank accounts, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said today.
30 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Around 33 lakh employees of the central government had a reason to cheer on Tuesday with the government announcing their annual bonus that has been pending for two years.
11 Oct 2016
Nagpur: India is moving forward for the last two years and people have confidence that it will do well, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday said as he cautioned the opposition and critics against endangering the emotional integration" due to political interests.
09 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to stay a Delhi High Court verdict giving primacy to Lt Governor Najeeb Jung in Delhi's administrative affairs but sought the Centre's response on a batch of petitions by the Delhi government challenging the August 4 ruling.