05 Mar 2014
London: In a finding that may baffle many Indians, Mumbai has emerged as the world's cheapest city to live in, followed closely by New Delhi at third place.
07 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission has pressed the Law Ministry to take a call on "restricting" opinion polls by writing to it just days before the Lok Sabha polls were announced, but the government seems to be in no hurry to take a decision on the issue.
07 Mar 2014
Lucknow/Kanpur: Junior doctors in Uttar Pradesh called off their six-day strike on Thursday after the state government transferred the SSP of Kanpur and set up a one-member inquiry commission to probe the assault on the medicos in Kanpur.
06 Mar 2014
Kanpur: Doctors in Kanpur called off their six-day strike on Thursday morning against the attack on their colleagues, a day after the UP government clamped ESMA against striking medicos and the Allahabad High Court stepped in to resolve the deadlock.
03 Mar 2014
Chennai: Public sector Indian Bank has revised the interest rates on foreign currency non-resident (banking) term deposits with immediate effect.
14 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The second generation (2G) spectrum auction in 900 MHz and 1,800 MHz airwaves ended on Thursday after 68 rounds of bidding and collecting Rs 61,162.22 crore for the government kitty thus bringing smiles on the face of the government, but will it prove the same for consumers?
17 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Mobile phone tariffs are set to increase and freebies and discounts likely to be further brought down, leading mobile service providers made it clear on Sunday.
01 Mar 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan on Friday reiterated its call for a full membership to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) during a visit by the group's Secretary General Dimitry Mezentsev to Islamabad, officials said.
26 Feb 2014
Islamabad: The outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has rejected the Nawaz Sharif government's call for an unconditional ceasefire, a media report said.
14 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Telecom major Airtel has increased international call rates by up to 80 percent in October 2013 mainly due to the impact of depreciation in rupee. Another leading operator Idea has also hiked international call rates by up to 25 percent, according to the company's website.