21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Online travel firm MakeMyTrip is expanding its presence on mobile platform by bringing in apps in vernacular languages like Gujarati, Tamil and Telegu.
19 Nov 2014
London: Trafficking victims in India need more legal support to pursue cases against their perpetrators, while the country's police must understand that bonded and forced labour are also crimes, according to a report published on Wednesday.
28 Jun 2013
Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Thursday made a veiled attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of rescuing Uttarakhand victims from his state alone, saying that no politician should be parochial in his approach while saving lives of the stranded people.
15 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Central government has agreed to increase the compensation for Bhopal gas tragedy victims, Amnesty International said and welcomed the move.
07 Nov 2014
Ahmedabad: Maharashtra Congress MLA Nitesh Rane drew severe flak from his party as well as BJP for passing "derogatory" remarks against Gujarati community staying in Mumbai.
19 Nov 2014
Dehradun: Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Wednesday said Uttarakhand should have been given representation in the Union Cabinet but expressed confidence that Narendra Modi government will continue UPA's "policy of sympathy" towards Himalayan states especially Uttarakhand which was ravaged by unprecedented floods last year.
17 Nov 2014
Noida: To observe World Remembrance Day for road victims, Noida Police and district administration organised a candle light vigil and also held a health check-up camp for policemen.
15 Nov 2014
London: Even as countries around the world ramp up screening for the deadly Ebola virus at airports, researchers have warned that due to the long incubation period of the virus, screening will not detect all cases.
21 Oct 2014
Srinagar: Thousands of people rendered homeless by the deluge in Jammu and Kashmir last month are pinning their hopes on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Diwali visit to the Valley, expecting him to announce a substantial package that can help them rebuild their homes before the onset of winter.
20 Nov 2014
Dehradun: In a scathing attack on Congress government in Uttarakhand, former chief minister B C Khanduri on Thursday alleged that it was trying to make Lokayukta "toothless and ineffective" with the new legislation and lacked the will to fight corruption.