16 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Congress on Thursday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks in Canada about the "mess" left behind by others, saying they were in "poor taste" coming on foreign soil and show that he still carries the "hangover of the election campaign".
22 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has earned the wrath of activists for an "offensive" advertisement for a jewellery brand that shows a child carrying an umbrella over her head but the actress said the actual image was changed by the brand.
22 Apr 2015
Aligarh: The All India University Employees Confederation (AIUEC) has strongly criticised the recent move by the Centre and some state governments for introducing contractual appointments in different universities and some other government departments.
21 Apr 2015
LONDON: Scottish nationalists will set out plans on Monday to bring an end to state spending cuts in Britain if they hold the balance of power after the May 7 general election.
20 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Government is contemplating bringing a law to regulate the working conditions of domestic workers and providing them social security benefits, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.
07 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Retirement fund body has achieved another milestone in the process of digitising its operations by updating 15.54 crore PF accounts for 2014-15 in a day.
23 Mar 2015
Puducherry: Opposition Congress has charged ruling AINRC with adopting unfair labour practices, as seen in delay in disbursing pending wages to temporary staff of the Civil Supplies Corporation (PAPSCO) and initiating action against staff seeking wages.
27 Mar 2015
London: Neither David Cameron nor his rival Ed Miliband landed a knockout blow during the first TV contest of Britain's election race, experts said on Friday, as the centre-left opposition prepared to launch its campaign.
10 Apr 2015
Washington: Ahead of the next week's IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings, IMF chief Christine Lagarde on Thursday described India as "growth bright spot" and said New Delhi should focus on labour and product market reforms.
08 Mar 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee Sunday said women’s empowerment, their dignity and equality should not be made a “distant goal or fond aspiration” but should be bestowed on them as one of their “sacred” rights.