05 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Only the second Indian to be inducted into the ICC's Elite Panel of Umpires, Sundaram Ravi feels many of his compatriots are on the verge of breaking into the top bracket after improving their skills by officiating in the IPL.
26 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Cabinet today extended by four months the term of the Seventh Pay Commission, which was set up in February 2014 to revise remuneration of some 48 lakh Central government employees and 55 lakh pensioners.
04 Jun 2015
Dubai: India's Sundaram Ravi was on Thursday inducted into the Elite Panel of International Cricket Council (ICC) Umpires for 2015-2016, commencing from July 1, 2015, following the annual review and selection process.
22 Aug 2015
New Delhi: In a big relief to FIIs, a government-appointed committee has recommended that there was no case for imposing the controversial minimum alternate tax (MAT) on FIIs retrospectively, a suggestion that the government is said to be 'favourably' considering.
23 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Days after its consultation process saw a majority opposing death penalty, the Law Commission will submit its report on the much-debated subject to the Supreme Court next week recommending as to whether capital punishment should be retained or done away with.
13 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Pune-based handset manufacturer Swipe Technologies is all set to launch a budget smartphone named 'Elite' for Rs 5,999 on August 19 at e-commerce website Flipkart.
05 Apr 2015
New Delhi: India may not have had an umpire in the ICC elite panel for more than a decade but celebrated Australian Simon Taufel feels officials from the country are close to making the exclusive group again thanks to the Cricket Board's efforts.
13 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Pune-based tablet and smartphone manufacturer Swipe Technologies yesterday launched a new Android-forked operating system (OS) named Freedom. The company is also set to soon unveil a phablet (smartphone) named Elite at Rs 5,999 exclusively on Flipkart.
19 Aug 2015
New Delhi: A three-member team, headed by the Registrar of Newspapers for India S M Khan, has been constituted by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry to assess the ground situation in Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) in Pune.
07 Aug 2015
New Delhi: India's ODI cricket captain MS Dhoni, conferred an honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel, is undergoing a two-week initial training with the elite Para regiment of the force in Agra.