01 Jul 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has asked the local bodies including Panchayati Raj Institutions to effectively discharge their duties. Hooda was interacting with Chairman, Fourth State Finance Commission, LSM Salins, who presented him the final Report of the Commission for the period from 2011–12 to 2015-16, a statement said.
29 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Following the footsteps of Motorola, Chinese handset maker Xiaomi is also teaming up with e-commerce major Flipkart to launch its handsets in India.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi/Zurich: As India steps up pressure on Swiss authorities in its pursuit of alleged blackmoney, banks in Switzerland say they follow strict rules and the requests from Indian authorities must be "properly justified".
07 Jul 2014
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday asked the MPs from the state to make collective and coordinated efforts to get the promises made during bifurcation realized.
03 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Over one lakh people commit suicides in India every year on an average. The number of suicides in the past decade has recorded an increase of 21.6 percent, said a government report.
28 Jun 2014
New York: If you are used to a sedentary lifestyle, this app can help you become a little active. This smartphone-based app can produce short-term reductions in sedentary behaviour that may be effective in improving health.
17 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Six art students from across the country are showcasing experimental artworks produced at an art residency here, which aims to create a network of students from various art, architecture, media and design colleges.
24 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who has accused her former boyfriend Ness Wadia of manhandling, abusing and threatening her last month, arrived at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on Tuesday to record her statement.
02 Jul 2014
Beijing: Scientists have discovered the key gene behind severe malaria, a finding that may provide new strategies for the treatment and prevention of the deadly disease.