18 Oct 2016
New Delhi: According to the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), as against 92.67 lakh policies due for renewal, only 74.79 lakh policies were renewed during 2014-15.
24 Aug 2016
New Delhi: A draft bill which aims to safeguard the rights of surrogate mothers and make parentage of such children legal was cleared on Wednesday by the Union Cabinet.
17 Sep 2016
Bhopal: An unidentified person threw ink at Union Health Minister JP Nadda at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bhopal, amid protest by students over ‘poor facilities’ at the institute.
14 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The Defence Ministry has asked the CBI to probe allegations that kickbacks were paid in the USD 208 million Embraer aircraft deal that DRDO had struck with the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer during the UPA rule in 2008.
01 Sep 2016
New Delhi: India's foreign ministry confirmed on Thursday that 13 of its nationals had tested positive for the Zika virus in Singapore, after an outbreak of the mosquito-borne disease that at first affected three dozen workers on a construction site.
19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: BJD and JD(U) members today demanded a separate Ministry to deal with natural calamities like flood and drought, even as they sought a more pro-active approach by the Centre in releasing funds to affected states.
04 Nov 2016
It’s time to finally say goodbye to uncomfortable days of summers, and take delight in the refreshing cold breeze. Though winters bring with it the fun of basking in the sunshine, some feel dreaded by the chances of reduced immunity. Well, you can look stylish in hoodies and overcoats, while at the same time, stay healthy from inside.
26 Aug 2016
Bengaluru: The probe into allegations of official apathy levelled by Olympian marathon runner OP Jaisha has been delayed as the athlete is recovering from Swine Flu and will need at least a week's rest.
23 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry is closely watching the developments surrounding the referendum in Britain on the country's continuity in the European Union and India was well prepared to handle any eventuality, a top official said early on Thursday.
17 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Amidst allegations of anti-India slogans being raised at an Amnesty event in Bengaluru, the Home Ministry has launched a probe into the funding of the NGO, its expenses and "possible" violation of FCRA by it.