20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: With the Medical Council of India issuing summons to about 300 doctors from across the country over graft charges, MCI president Jayshree Mehta on Wednesday said stern action would be taken against those found guilty.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi/Washington: India has invited US President Barack Obama to be the chief guest at the 2015 Republic Day celebrations, an invitation which has been accepted by the American leader.
07 Nov 2014
Thimphu: Asserting that his Bhutan visit has nothing to do with the country's border talks with China, President Pranab Mukherjee has said Indo-Bhutanese ties are independent of any third party influence and have great potential to scale new heights on their own.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Friday said a controversy over German being replaced in KV schools has been created "deliberately" and asserted that its continuation as third language would have been a violation of the Constitution.
01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Sending out a stern message to Pakistan, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday made it categorically clear that no dialogue is possible unless Pakistan stops terrorism and violence.
18 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Minister Harsh Vardhan said India and the US need to come together to work on developing renewable energy sources to develop cost effective and efficient products.
18 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Worried over reports that al Qaida may carry out subversive activities in Indian sub- continent, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has backed a proposal that the Centre sets up an institutional mechanism for eastern India to coordinate and monitor terror acts and share intelligence.
25 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The passing of an anti-India resolution by the Pakistani parliament was an "act of desperation" and the result of the neighbouring country's isolation by the world community, BJP said.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: India may have called off the Aug 25 foreign secretary-level talks with Pakistan, but this hasn't dampened the enthusiasm of trade associations and businessmen who are bridging the dented relationship through exhibitions and cultural exchanges to promote bilateral trade between the two nations whose political leadership remains at odds.
13 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government on Thursday announced a number of concessions for Hindu and Sikh refugees from Pakistan and Afghanistan as part of which it also introduced relaxations in the procedure for granting them Indian citizenship.