04 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Commerce and Industry Ministry is expected to soon approach the Cabinet for its nod for the proposed National Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) policy.
31 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Eros International Media Ltd has announced a new collaboration with actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar's Excel Entertainment for worldwide rights of 'Rock On 2'. Written and directed by debutant filmmaker Shujaat Saudagar, the film is the sequel to the 2008 rock musical drama 'Rock On'.
28 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government and the Reserve Bank have reached a consensus on the structure for the proposed interest-rate setting Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said yesterday.
26 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan went against the majority view of external Members of the Technical Advisory Committee and kept the interest rate unchanged in the monetary policy review early this month.
27 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Petitioner in the IPL spot-fixing case, Aditya Verma has shot a letter to the legal head of BCCI UN Bannerjee and all the Working Committee members, requesting them not to allow N Srinivasan in the meeting in Kolkata tomorrow.
31 Aug 2015
Indore: Terming the present Haj quota for 3,000 pilgrims as insufficient, the Madhya Pradesh Haj Committee yesterday demanded that the Centre should give this quota as per the 2011 census to the state.
23 Nov 2011
The intellectuals’ criticism of the Trinamool Congress government decision to cancel meeting at Metro Channel has encouraged the Left Front leaders in West Bengal.
15 Aug 2015
Guatemala City: Nine human rights activists have been killed since the beginning of the year in Guatemala, mainly in indigenous communities opposed to infrastructure and mining projects, civil organisations have said.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to the Delhi Chief Secretary in a matter of alleged corporal punishment inflicted on an eight-year-boy by a teacher at a government-run school in the Shalimar Bagh area here.
14 Aug 2015
Washington: Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit, US has pressed hard on human rights issues including religious freedom and deteriorating situation in Tibet Autonomous Region, prompting China to fight back by referring increasing racial attacks in America.