13 Oct 2015
Chandigarh: Protesting farmers in Punjab today decided to call off their seven-day 'Rail Roko' stir, which has crippled rail services in the state, but said their agitation against the Parkash Singh Badal government would continue in support of their demand for higher compensation.
13 Oct 2015
Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal yesterday again appealed to protesting farmers to lift their rail blockade saying being a farmer himself, he was ever ready to resolve any issue related to agriculture through mutual dialogue.
12 Oct 2015
New Delhi: National Coordination Committee Of Electricity Employees and Engineers (NCCOEEE) will go on a day long strike on December 8 to protest against Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2014.
09 Oct 2015
Mumbai: After a day's pause, the benchmark BSE Sensex continued its upward journey today and recaptured the 27,000-level after jumping 233.70 points led by fresh buying in tech and metal stocks, tracking higher global cues stoked by the possibility of a US rate hike delay.
06 Oct 2015
Bengaluru: A call centre woman employee was allegedly gang-raped by two men in South-East Bengaluru. "A woman in her twenties, an employee with a call centre here, was gang-raped on the night of October 3 by two persons in South-East Bengaluru," City Police Commissioner N S Megharikh told reporters here.
02 Oct 2015
New Delhi: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Thursday reiterated that it will come out with recommendations to compensate customers for call drops by mid-October.
01 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Diesel price was cut by 50 paise a litre in Delhi, including state levies, with corresponding price changes in other states, effective from today, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) announced.
27 Sep 2015
United Nations: A day before he meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a call to world leaders to ensure universal internet access by 2020 to "give a voice to the voiceless and power to the powerless."
23 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Telecom operator Uninor today changed the brand name to Telenor, the name of its parent company, while extending call drop reimbursement offers to all calls made from its network, in a move to position itself as 'the most affordable service provider' in the country.
29 Sep 2015
Mumbai: Home and corporate loans will cost less as the Reserve Bank today lowered the key interest rate by 0.50 percent, the biggest cut in over three years to bolster the economy.