21 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Surge pricing, introduced for the ongoing phase of the 'odd-even' scheme, is "daylight robbery" and ban on it will be made permanent and all app-based taxi aggregators will have to charge fares being fixed under a new policy, Delhi government announced today.
22 Oct 2015
Faridabad/Chandigarh: Under attack from the Opposition and ally LJP, the Haryana government yesterday recommended a CBI probe into the burning alive of a Dalit family in Faridabad by upper caste perpetrators which left two toddlers dead.
28 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Congress today came down hard on Haryana government over the transfer of IPS officer Sangeet Kalia following a spat with state Health Minister Anil Vij during a meeting, saying the action reflected the 'anti-women mindset' of the BJP-led dispensation.
29 Apr 2016
Gandhinagar: Facing the heat over Patel quota agitation, the BJP government in Gujarat today announced 10 percent reservation for the economically backward among upper castes up to an annual family income of Rs 6 lakh, but the Hardik Patel-led outfit rejected it.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry's move to reduce the interest rate on the Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) attracted Opposition criticism in the Rajya Sabha today.
24 Apr 2016
New Delhi: An emotional CJI T S Thakur today lamented "inaction" by the Executive to increase the number of judges from the present 21,000 to 40,000 to handle the "avalanche" of litigations even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured him of his government's resolve in finding a solution jointly with the judiciary.
08 Apr 2016
Rohtak: A court in Haryana today directed the Police to probe 'hate speech' allegedly made by yoga guru Ramdev in which he suggested that those refusing to say 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' deserved to be killed.
21 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and PepsiCo will jointly help Maharashtra government tackle the drought in Marathwada.
18 Dec 2015
New Delhi: There is a need for a Constitution bench to deliberate on the Supreme Court's upholding of the Haryana government's decision to make literacy an essential criterion to contest Panchayat elections, Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen has said.
26 Apr 2016
Islamabad: Pakistan today said it is making serious efforts for peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban but added it was not "solely responsible" for setting up the parleys.