31 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has rapped the Union Health Ministry for failing to meet the deadline to respond to its notice issued over alleged shortage of life saving drugs for HIV patients.
23 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Indian Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag has canceled his four-day trip to Bhutan as Chinese troops continue to camp inside Indian territory in the Ladakh area of Jammu and Kashmir, sources said on Monday.
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).
30 Oct 2014
Colombo/New Delhi: Five Indian fishermen were given death penalty by a Sri Lankan court on Thursday for alleged drug trafficking, prompting a response from India that it will appeal to a higher court against the judgement.
30 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Unveiling an austerity drive to trim fiscal deficit, the government on Thursday has banned first class air travel for bureaucrats, meetings in five-star hotels and purchase of cars while freezing new appointments.
30 Sep 2014
Jeddah: All the 1,36,020 Indian pilgrims who will perform Haj this year have reached Saudi Arabia, officials said on Tuesday.
19 Sep 2014
Leh/New Delhi: After heightened tension in Chumar area in Northeast Ladakh for four days, Chinese troops on Thursday night began withdrawing from the Indian territory, according to the official sources. Chinese troops started retreating and the Indian army, which was present abundantly in the area, about 300 km east of Leh, too distanced away, the sources said.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Amidst India raising concerns over visa issues with US, an American investment facilitation body SelectUSA, on Thursday said it would help in resolving the visa issues by highlighting them before the state administration. Established by President Obama in 2011, SelectUSA romotes and facilitates business investment into America. It is a wing of US Department of Commerce.
01 Nov 2014
Mumbai: A music video dedicated to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Swachh Bharat Abhiyan" (Clean India Campaign) has crossed one million hits on YouTube.
18 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Korean technology major Samsung has committed to scale up its investments in India's 4G market in a meeting with Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, while LG expressed great faith in the "changed investment climate".