25 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Government on Tuesday hit back at the Congress and other opposition parties over black money issue, saying those making noise over it now are "helping" those who have illegal money in bank accounts abroad.
25 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Workers in building and construction sector face difficulties in retrieving their savings with retirement fund body EPFO due to frequent job changes but steps are being taken to deal with it, Parliament was informed on Tuesday.
24 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Asserting that the timing of the crackdown on illegal actions is not a conspiracy, ICC CEO David Richardson lauded Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh for correcting his bowling action after being called twice in his career and making it absolutely legal.
17 Nov 2014
Rajkot: In a major relief for Gujarat Agriculture Minister Babu Bokhiria, the Porbandar Sessions Court on Monday overturned his conviction by a lower court in 2013, and acquitted him in a case pertaining to illegal mining of limestone worth Rs 54 crore.
23 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government will allow commercial mining of coal by private companies after allocating mines to public sector companies and auction to specific end users, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Sunday.
18 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Higher prison term and hefty penalty of Rs five lakh, 20 times higher than the existing fine for violating terms of mineral excavations are among the proposals contained in the draft Bill to amend the 57-year old Act governing India's mineral sector.
22 Nov 2014
Bengaluru: Karnataka government will soon set up smart class rooms and virtual classes at its first grade colleges to achieve quality enrichment of teaching-learning processes through technological intervention, a minister said.
21 Nov 2014
Bengaluru: In the wake of Karnataka High Court's direction to the state government to act on big encroachers of government land and to clear encroachments of over five acres, Revenue Minister V Srinivas Prasad on Friday said the state government will take action on it on a war-footing.
21 Nov 2014
Washington: US President Barack Obama on Friday used his executive power to announce a series of administrative measures to provide legal status to more than five million illegal immigrants in the country, including those from India.