06 Dec 2015
New Delhi: With the government resolving to give a decisive push to the GST bill in Parliament this week, the winter session could witness a battle of wits in the Rajya Sabha from Monday, with both sides keen to have their say in passage of the key reform measure.
09 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Leaving a host of foreign government organisations behind, including the CIA, FBI, NASA and even the Pakistani military, the Indian army has once again topped the popularity charts on social networking site Facebook.
05 Dec 2015
Arakkonam naval base: Pride was writ large on the faces of naval staff at Arakkonam Base, the strategic defence asset that is playing a stellar and critical role in carrying out the rescue and relief operations for people affected by the torrential rains in Chennai.
04 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Centre yesterday told the Supreme Court that the army cannot be held responsible for alleged encounters in Manipur as it was discharging its sovereign function to defend the nation from external aggression.
01 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Pakistan will be releasing 164 Indian fishermen on August 3, a decision taken at the highest level there in pursuant to the Ufa Joint Statement.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: "IN OUR CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY this twenty-sixth day of November, 1949, do HEREBY ADOPT, ENACT AND GIVE TO OURSELVES THIS CONSTITUTION", says the closing lines of Preamble of Indian Constitution.
11 Dec 2015
Jaipur: IOC marketing manager Mohd Sirajuddin, arrested for his alleged links with ISIS, got involved in activities of the terror outfit about five months ago and was in touch with people of similar ideology from within India and abroad, police said today.
01 Sep 2015
New Delhi: "Are they still alive?", the Supreme Court today asked the Centre expressing concern over the present status of 54 Indian Prisoners of War (POWs) languishing in Pakistan jails since 1971.
08 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Government is taking specific steps to deal with the problem of black money stashed abroad on the basis of information provided by whistleblowers, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
25 Aug 2015
Rameswaram (TN): Twelve fishermen were injured and 20 boats damaged when they were attacked allegedly by Sri Lankan naval personnel for fishing in their territorial waters.