27 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The BJD today batted for a debate on Uniform Civil Code in Parliament, against the backdrop of the Supreme Court asking the government to come up with a view on the contentious issue.
20 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The government is trying to put in place the new civil aviation policy by end of this year after consultations, Union Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said today.
27 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Indian mobile services sector contribution towards national GDP is estimated to reach 8.2 percent or Rs 14 lakh crore by 2020, says a study by global telecom industry GSMA. As per The Mobile Economy: India 2015 report, the industry accounted for 6.1 percent of India's GDP in 2014 with a total contribution of Rs 7.7 lakh crore to the economy.
31 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Air travel is set to become a little more expensive with the government proposing 2 percent levy on all domestic and international tickets to raise funds for boosting regional air connectivity.
24 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan says Indian film industry is a colourful example of 'Make in India' initiative, as it takes the culture across the world.
22 Nov 2015
Chennai: Torrential rains lashing several parts of Tamil Nadu not only crippled normal life but also caused crores of rupees loss to the economy with services in commercial establishments, transport of goods and vegetables being hit hard.
21 Nov 2015
Mumbai: A face-off is usually expected when two big actresses share screen space but in case of Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra, the boat sailed in the other direction.
10 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Pushing ahead with major reforms, the government today relaxed foreign investment rules in 15 sectors such as civil aviation, banking, defence, retail and news broadcasting and eased the process for approval of FDI.
19 Nov 2015
Kolkata: Actor Rahul Bose believes the Indian film industry understands, portrays diversity and divisions of religion and caste don't matter to the craft of filmmaking. Even though sometimes it slips and is accused of taking 'ill-informed political stances' and adopting a 'patriarchal mindset', films in general are inclusive.
21 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to re-energise Bihar's khadi industry and make the heritage fabric more attractive for youth, the state government and NIFT-Patna have joined hands to re-brand the indigenous textile with a global appeal.