08 May 2012
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday candidly confessed that he had initially opposed the bifurcation of Bihar, but gave in after the then NDA government made a commitment to compensate Bihar for economic losses arising out of creation of Jharkhand.
15 May 2016
Paris: Indian-American designer Naeem Khan's designs are drawing attention from the creme de la creme. After US First Lady Michelle Obama flaunted one of his creations at an important event earlier this week, Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan chose to flaunt a red ruffled gown from the New York-based designer for an appearance at the Cannes Film Festival.
19 Aug 2015
Bengaluru: YouTube has partnered Whistling Woods International (WWI) to set up 'YouTube Space', a collaboration and production facility for YouTube video creators.
03 Dec 2015
Jammu: In a bid to give fiscal autonomy to universities and make them self-reliant, the State Cabinet today approved introduction of Kashmir and Jammu Cluster Universities Bill 2015 and proposal for creation of 124 posts of different categories for the varsities.
16 Nov 2015
Los Angeles: The debate over intolerance in India is an 'unnecessary' creation of very imaginative minds being 'paid with a lot of money', Union Minister VK Singh has alleged, asserting that it was a politically motivated move before the Bihar polls.
08 Jul 2016
Ranchi: Meant to boost irrigation, small water bodies in Jharkhand seem to have become death traps, and politics is brewing over them with the Congress targeting the BJP government.
11 Sep 2016
Ranchi: It's an unclean state of affairs and the Jharkhand government is left red-faced. In the latest report, 'Swachh Survekshan: 2016', the state has been placed at the bottom of the table, showing that a lot more needs to be done to clean up Jharkhand.
26 Jan 2016
Ranchi: Jharkhand today celebrated the 67th Republic Day, with Governor Draupadi Murmu hoisting the tricolour at Morabadi Ground here.
20 Aug 2016
Kolkata: Amid the raging controversy over cow vigilantism, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Saturday said those who consider India as their country should treat cow as their mother. Das, however, stressed that there should be no violence in the garb of cow vigilantism and said cattle smugglers may be involved in the recent events of violence over cow protection.
17 Aug 2016
Ranchi: Jharkhand on Wednesday became the third state to ratify the Goods and Services Tax Amendment Bill in a special session of the Legislative Assembly. Thanking all the MLAs of the House for rising above party lines to ratify the bill, Chief Minister Raghubar Das said that the unanimity demonstrated by the legislators on initiating one country, one tax was exemplary.