11 Jul 2014
New Delhi: India has earned around 40 million euros by launching 14 Indian satellites and 15 foreign satellites since 2011, Science and Technology Minister Jitendra Singh said in a written reply to a question asked in the Lok Sabha.
19 Jun 2014
Bhubaneswar: India on Wednesday successfully test-fired indigenously developed surface-to-air missile Akash from a defence base in Odisha, an official said. The medium-range is now ready for induction in the Indian Army.
28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Taking the democratization exercise within the party's frontal organisations a step further, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has decided that the next president of National Students' Union of India (NSUI) will be elected through internal election.
17 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Assuring every possible help to Indian citizens in trouble-torn Iraq, the Central government on Tuesday said it was in touch with the Indian nurses stranded in violence-hit Tikrit town.
27 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The NDA government has deferred its decision on the procurement of 16 multi-role helicopters for the Indian Navy as one of the two companies in the race for the deal is linked with Finmeccannica- the parent organisation of the scam-tainted firm AgustaWestalnd.
15 May 2014
New Delhi: It is a common adage that it’s never too late to get married and senior Congress leader Narayan Dutt Tiwari validated this saying after tying the nuptial knot with the mother of his biological son Rohit Shekhar, Ujjawala Sharma, at the age of 88 in Lucknow on Wednesday.
26 Jun 2014
New Delhi: India has evacuated two nurses from the conflict zone in Iraq while 46 other nurses remained stranded in a hospital in Tikrit, taking the total number of those rescued so far to 36.
26 Jul 2014
New Delhi: With National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government completing two months, the past 60 days witnessed a plethora of events and developments for which the ruling dispensation received brickbats as well as accolades. And keeping intact the relentless attitude Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an endeavor to accelerate evolution of the nation by directing people to contribute towards ‘Surajya’ on Saturday launched ‘MyGov’ (www.mygov.nic.in) website to engage with the citizens directly.
25 Jun 2014
Washington: Indian spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has exuded confidence that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be able to deliver the promises that he made to the people during his election campaign.
13 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Indian techie Irfan Jaffrey, who was held hostage by a group of armed men in Sudan about three months ago, has reportedly been released on Thursday afternoon, according to sources.