29 Aug 2015
New Delhi: BJP will use a two-faced strategy of development talk and communal polarisation, which had worked wonders for the party in 2014 general elections, during the upcoming "watershed event" of Bihar polls, a former Union minister and senior Congress leader said here today.
29 Aug 2015
Patna: Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today criticised Bihar government for not "properly" implementing Central schemes and said it has not sent utilisation certificate for funds released to it nor requested for a second installment.
26 Aug 2015
Ranchi: On the lines of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, the Baidyanath Dham shrine in state's Deoghar district will have its own temple authority, to oversee its running, Jharkhand government said today.
28 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Centre yesterday rolled out the ambitious Smart City project and hoped that it will attract investment to boost the economy.
27 Aug 2015
Aizawl: Heavy rains and landslides swept away three houses and damaged 70 graves in two cemeteries here, officials said today. Three houses were swept away by heavy rains and landslides in the capital city of Mizoram, while four vehicles were damaged in landslides last night, District Disaster Management Authority officials stated.
22 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) today said it is working on the final guidelines for reinsurers, which will come out by October.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Despite an export-ready factory at Noida for smartphones, Samsung India now wants to focus on the domestic market, where it is growing faster than the overall industry, anticipating a surge in demand for 4G devices in the near term, a top company official has said.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Running an aggressive campaign in the high stakes Bihar Assembly Elections, BJP will focus on the Rs 1.25 lakh crore package in its second round of electioneering and hopes to cash on voters who it feels are no longer swayed by issues like caste to trounce the Nitish-Lalu combine.
23 Aug 2015
Kolkata: Calling for more economic activity in eastern states, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said political differences between the BJP and the Trinamool Congress will not come in way of development of West Bengal as he lamented "obsolete policies" of past.
14 Aug 2015
New Delhi: A Parliamentary Standing Committee has come down hard on the Sports Authority of India for continuing with its bureaucratic functioning by appointing people without sports background at key positions.