26 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday outlined four goals for improvement in the Indian Railways over the next five years.
25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: As many as 27 satellites, including 11 which facilitate the communication network in the country, are currently operational and one more is to be launched next month, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: On the first anniversary of his government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said people's expectations are 'high' and there is 'much more to be done' as he listed the work done over the last one year, ranging from 'rejuvenating' the economy to initiatives for the poor.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday described the quality of Swedish Bofors guns as "good" but refused to comment on remarks attributed to President Pranab Mukherjee that the controversy surrounding its acquisition was a "media trial".
02 Apr 2015
Kochi: An IAF plane carrying 168 Indian nationals evacuated from Yemen landed here on Wednesday night in the government's first major mission to rescue Indians stranded in the strife-torn nation.
23 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Three Immediate Support Vessels (ISVs) were commissioned into the Indian Navy here on Thursday by the Vice Admiral Anil Chopra, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command.
03 Jun 2014
Mumbai/New Delhi: The tragic death of Union Minister for Rural Development Gopinath Munde, who was killed early on Tuesday in a road accident in the national capital, comes off as a another blow to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
09 Mar 2015
Sydney/New Delhi: Australia on Monday assured India that the perpetrators of the fatal knife attack on an Indian woman IT professional in a Sydney suburb will be brought to justice and a special detective squad has been assigned to probe the "brutal and cowardly" assault.
06 Mar 2015
Mumbai: As Indian women continue to endeavour to do the best in their life and profession, they are tending to neglect their health, shows a recent survey.
10 May 2015
New Delhi: Monsoon is expected to arrive on time this year, hitting Kerala on June 1, but rainfall may remain below normal, prompting the government to put in place a contingency plan and push crop insurance for farmers.