03 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011 today painted a grim picture of rural India, indicating that one out of three families living in villages is landless and depends on manual labour for livelihood.
03 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah shouted at the then RAW Chief AS Dulat for 'hours together' during their meeting after a decision was taken to release three hardcore militants in exchange for the freedom of the passengers of the hijacked Indian Airlines plane in 1999, it was recalled today.
02 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Global rating agency Fitch has lowered India's economic growth projections to 7.8 percent for the current fiscal from 8 percent earlier. Fitch, however, said it expects that India's GDP growth rate this year to surpass China's for the first time since 1999, forecasting an acceleration to 8.1 percent in 2016-17 before settling back to 8.0 percent in 2017-18.
04 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Over one-third of Indian population living in rural areas is illiterate even after 68 years of independence, according to the Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011.
18 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The government today sought to drag Congress into the controversy raging over some of its key leaders' questionable links with Lalit Modi, saying the former IPL boss committed all offences during the UPA rule but it took no action against him.
06 Aug 2011
The complaints against the Singapore-based online survey company Speak Asia which duped crores from clients by promising huge payments for filling its surveys has reached Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Indore. At least 20 clients of the company have submitted their complaints to the special wing of the state police.
20 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Volunteers of Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) youth wing today protested outside the residence of Sushma Swaraj here, demanding resignation of the External Affairs Minister in Lalitgate.
27 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The continuous decline in exports may result in job losses and impact economic growth, exporters body FIEO today said. "Based on the order booking position, exports may significantly decline in volume terms in months to come, which will result in layoffs," Federation of Indian Exports Organisations (FIEO) President S C Ralhan said in a statement.
27 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Former world billiards champion Michael Ferreira appeared before the Economic Offences Wing of Mumbai Police on Monday in connection with the alleged Rs 425 crore scam involving multi-level marketing firm QNet.
05 Feb 2015
New Delhi: AAP's breakaway group AVAM on Thursday approached the Election Commission and Economic Offences Wing of Delhi Police seeking action against the party on the basis of its allegation on the donation issue.