25 Jun 2016
New Delhi: National Commission for Women has instituted an inquiry into the gangrape of a 21-year-old woman in Bihar's Motihari, its chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam said yesterday.
08 Jun 2016
New Delhi: US President Barack Obama should press the visiting prime minister of India to strengthen his country's anti-trafficking laws and deliver justice to victims, human rights campaigners said.
21 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Reacting sharply to the "sweeping" changes in the FDI policy in defence after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit, Congress yesterday demanded its withdrawal alleging it posed a "big threat" to national security and India's independent foreign policy.
13 May 2016
New Delhi: Ashok Chawla, the former chief of fair trade regulator CCI, has become the chairman of the National Stock Exchange.
03 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Being a democratic country, India has a responsibility to ensure that human rights of its people are not violated, a key US Senator, who has been vocal about alleged human rights here, said today.
17 Jun 2016
New Delhi: If everything goes smoothly, the Central Government employees could get more hike than recommended by the Seventh Pay Commission.
31 May 2016
London: Almost 46 million people are living as slaves globally with the greatest number in India but the highest prevalence of slavery in North Korea, according to the third Global Slavery Index released today.
21 Jun 2016
Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board has dropped the idea of hiring a public relations firm in England to ensure positive coverage of the national team during its series in England this summer.
18 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor feels his co-star Alia Bhatt should win a national award for her performance in 'Udta Punjab'.
16 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The month of August could bring happiness to lakhs of Central Government employees and pensioners as there is a media report that suggests that the 7th Pay Commission could get in force on 1st of August.