15 Apr 2014
New Delhi: In a landmark judgement, the Supreme Court on Tuesday recognised transgenders or eunuchs as third category of gender and directed the Centre and state governments to grant them all facilities including voters ID, passport and driving licence.
05 Apr 2014
New York: Oil prices advanced on Friday due to a solid US jobs report and continued doubt about the prospects for a full recovery of Libyan exports.
29 Jul 2013
Jaipur: The Rajasthan government on Sunday announced to give a compensation of Rs 10 lakh each, besides a government job, to the next of kin of the people hailing from the state killed or missing in Uttarakhand floods.
02 Apr 2014
San Jose: Lawyers for Apple and Samsung exchanged barbs as a major new patent trial opened and debated the role of a company not even part of the case -- Google.
26 Mar 2014
New York: Do not hate the job that stresses you out mentally as it may actually help you keep your mental faculties intact later in your life, research suggests.
26 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday promised to push economic growth rate to 8 percent in the next three years, create 10 crore jobs and take firm steps to contain inflation.
02 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Central government, perhaps for the first time, has given age relaxation to children and dependents of victims of 2002 Gujarat riots in jobs of Intelligence Bureau and CISF.
21 Feb 2014
Singapore: At least 25 foreigners including seven Indians have been put behind bars in Singapore for submitting forged academic certificates to get employment there, officials said.
26 Feb 2014
New York: JPMorgan Chase & Co, the largest US bank, announced thousands of job cuts on Tuesday as the mortgage lending business slows, and said it was lowering its profitability target.
10 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The banking sector may create up to 20 lakh new jobs in the next 5-10 years, helped by issuance of new licenses and efforts being made by RBI and government to expand financial services to rural areas, experts say.