03 May 2016
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has sought structural revamp of state Wakf Board, asking it to take a cue from similar religious organisations which have created a huge social sector infrastructure base by prudent use of assets and endowment money.
02 May 2016
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was hit with a slipper hurled at him by a youth protesting against a government advisory on lighting fires during a public interaction after which the offender was arrested.
02 May 2016
Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati today hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, accusing them of "wasting money on government functions" on the occasion of May Day instead of taking measures to improve the lot of labourers.
02 May 2016
New Delhi: On a day the ban on diesel-run cabs came into effect, taxi aggregator Uber yesterday brought back surge pricing in Delhi, prompting Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to warn the operators of "strong action".
30 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Stung by all-round criticism, the government yesterday rolled back its decision to lower interest rate on provident fund deposits to 8.7 percent for 2015-16 and agreed to fix it at 8.8 percent, the third EPF-related roll back since March.
01 May 2016
Hyderabad: Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya yesterday denied having any differences with the Finance Ministry over the EPF interest rate.
04 Dec 2015
Mumbai: A Vada Pav seller here has donated Rs 20,000 to the Chief Ministers Relief Fund for drought-hit farmers in Maharashtra.
25 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, who will be next seen in 'Housefull 3', says he is relieved when he does comedy films.
24 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Opposition Congress and NCP today attacked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis over sanction of funds from CM Relief Fund to a dance troupe, demanding his resignation and apology for the 'travesty'.
29 Apr 2016
Sagar (MP): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan yesterday ruled out as impracticable the demand raised by Opposition parties and social groups for imposition of a blanket ban on the sale of liquor in the state along the lines of Gujarat and Bihar, drawing the ire of Aam Aadmi Party.