20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Fair trade regulator Competition Commission of India(CCI) has dismissed a complaint alleging anti-competitive practices against Co-operative Societies (Punjab) for supply of certain agricultural products, saying that the matter does not fall under its purview.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government is planning to come up with a Bill to make cooperatives more autonomous and professional, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said on Friday
13 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Maharashtra government will simplify the 'Deemed Conveyance' procedures for convenience of the co-operative housing societies in the state.
18 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Worried over reports that al Qaida may carry out subversive activities in Indian sub- continent, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has backed a proposal that the Centre sets up an institutional mechanism for eastern India to coordinate and monitor terror acts and share intelligence.
17 Nov 2014
Washington: Neuroscientists at Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) have found that menthol acts in combination with nicotine to desensitise receptors in lungs' airways that are responsible for nicotine's irritation.
11 Nov 2014
New York: Societies living in harsh environments are more likely to believe in gods, says a study, suggesting that societies with less access to food and water are more likely to believe in them.
05 Nov 2014
Monaco: In a veiled attack on Pakistan, Rajnath Singh said nations must refrain from hosting and encouraging terror activities and ensure that their territories are not used for setting up terrorist training camps.
03 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Identifying obsolete Acts, the Law Commission on Monday recommended repeal of 73 more statutes, including the one which prescribed punishment for those who dissuaded people from taking part in wars in which the British Empire was engaged, taking the number of such laws to 258.
13 Oct 2012
The Centre has asked state governments to amend their respective State Cooperative Society Act in tune with the Constitution (97th Amendment), 2011 before February 14 next year.
05 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government on Wednesday decided to infuse Rs 2,375.42 crore to revive 23 District Central Cooperative Banks (DCCBs) in four states which were on the verge of closure.