09 Oct 2011
Eager to make its comeback to power in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress has placed its political motives ahead of the party members and their political ambitions. Carrying forward its pro-dalit policy, the party has incorporated Muslims, Thakurs and backward castes in its second list of the Assembly candidates and has sidelined its trustworthy leaders for turncoats who till few weeks back were loyal to other political parties.
29 Oct 2012
The US East Coast braced itself to weather one of the worst storms in decades as Hurricane Sandy churned towards the densely populated areas of New York, Washington and Boston and threatened to dump inches of rain and snow, prompting evacuation of thousands of residents.
05 Jan 2012
In order to reap political benefits in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and firebrand Bharatiya Janata Party leader Uma Bharti on Wednesday met Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev.
31 Dec 2011
Continuing with her clean-up operation ahead of 2012 assembly elections, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on Friday sacked four more Cabinet Ministers on the grounds of corruption charges against them. The total number of ministers who have been axed from their posts by Mayawati after the election dates were announced has now reached 15.
19 Oct 2012
The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved setting up of a National Automotive Board (NAB), a body which would act as a facilitator between the government and the industry and promote R&D activities in the sector.
03 Dec 2011
Even while the Chief Minister of Bihar is boasting of bringing wave of development in each faction of the society but the recent revelations about the condition of physically challenged people in the state reflects a different picture in Nitish Kumar regime.
21 Dec 2011
With the release of second list of party candidates, the Bharatiya Janata Party is all set to field its several prominent leaders along with fielding young generation in Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls.
19 Sep 2011
The political fervour in state has geared up ahead of the Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh after Chief Minister Mayawati demanded reservation for Muslims in government job.
18 Sep 2011
Coming as good news for those who wish to qualify for teaching in primary and secondary schools, the state government has approved that any graduate who clears one year of Bachelor of Education (BEd) is also eligible for the Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) along with the BA, BCom and BSc aspirants.
25 Mar 2011
The BSE Sensex shot up 465 points on Friday to 18,815.64, a 2-month high, on aggressive buying in blue-chips led by software companies on firm global cues as hopes of strong economic growth world-wide resurfaced.