12 Nov 2014
Chennai: BJP, which is yet to find foothold in Tamil Nadu politics, on Wednesday set an ambitious target of winning 122 plus seats in the 2016 Tamil Nadu assembly polls to come to power in the state.
15 Aug 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday said the voice of the poor is heard in Fort St George, the seat of power in the state.
11 Dec 2014
Washington: President George W Bush was fully aware of and an "integral part" of the CIA's torture of terror suspects, his vice-president Dick Cheney has said.
12 Dec 2014
Washington: Democratic Congressman Ami Bera and his Republican colleague George Holding would be the new co-chairs of the powerful Congressional Caucus on India and Indian Americans.
10 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Alleging that SC/ST and OBC seats in the AIIMS faculty are not being filled up, Opposition SP, BSP and Congress in Rajya Sabha on Thursday demanded that the on-going faculty appointment process in the top medical institution should be stopped till Government clears the air on the issue.
09 Dec 2014
Patna: In a major decision by the Bihar government on Tuesday all Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) families in the state were brought under the National Food Security Act (NFSA), with the exception of those who pay income tax or are government employees.
02 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Delhi's Lt Governor Najeeb Jung set up a special investigation team (SIT) to probe into the fire at St Sebastian's Church at Dilshad Garden which the Christian community alleged was "deliberate".
04 Dec 2014
Chandigarh: Over 25 lakh bank accounts have been opened so far under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna (PMJDY) scheme in Punjab.
28 Nov 2014
New York: Ferguson town in the US state of Missouri celebrated the Thanksgiving Day after calm was restored as violence followed the decision by a grand jury not to indict a white police officer for shooting an unarmed black teenager to death.
21 Nov 2014
Patna: The Bihar government on Friday issued direction that chargesheet should be filed in cases of atrocities against SC/ST within 30 days and the matter should be solved within 60 to 65 days.