15 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The Rs 251 (less that USD4) smartphone that created a global buzz in February is set to be delivered to the first 30,000 customers beginning from June 28, a top official has said.
08 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Railway unions have called for a nationwide indefinite strike by workers from July 11 to press their demands including review of new pension scheme and 7th Pay Commission recommendations.
16 Aug 2012
Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Wednesday announced an increase in the monthly pension of freedom fighters and their widows from Rs 15,000 to Rs 20,000.
12 May 2016
New Delhi: The government is implementing the Digital India programme to transform the country into a digitally empowered and knowledge economy so that various services like passport, pension and driving licenses could be delivered online, Lok Sabha was informed.
24 Mar 2013
A delegation of the Puducherry Freedom Fighters Welfare Movement will call on UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi at New Delhi soon seeking her intervention for sanction of pension to genuine freedom-fighters.
19 May 2016
Beirut: Syrian government forces and allies including Lebanese Hezbollah fighters seized a strategic town southeast of Damascus from insurgents today, a monitoring group said.
25 Apr 2016
Marib: Yemeni troops backed by Arab coalition air strikes killed more than 800 members of Al-Qaeda in an attack on a Southeastern provincial capital held by the group for the past year, the coalition said today.
26 May 2011
In what could be described as a sheer case of callousness, freedom fighters generally are running from pillar to post in order to receive their pension. The case of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose’s security guard Pyara Singh (92) is not anyway different, who is fighting red-tapism and an insensitive system, sending several petitions to both the Central and Punjab government but in vain.
26 May 2016
Today, every one of us has a cellphone to stay tuned with our friends and family or with our customers.
15 Oct 2015
Mohali: The nephew of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh, Abhay Singh Sandhu, today said the government will be approached for declassification of files of all freedom fighters who laid their lives for the sake of the country's independence.