20 May 2016
Shillong: The Indian Air Force is prioritising modernisation of airfields, advance landing grounds and other infrastructure at a cost of nearly Rs 8,000 crore under its Eastern Command, IAF officials said yesterday.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Hand-written passports of Indian citizens are no longer valid from yesterday as per government's directive. The government had asked those having hand-written passports to get machine-readable ones having bar codes by November 24.
16 May 2016
New Delhi: Flagging concerns over judicial "overreach" yet again, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today made it clear that the judiciary must draw its own "Lakshmanrekha" and not take decisions, which fall in the domain of the executive.
21 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Women in India are not told what to wear and how to wear what, Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said yesterday.
15 May 2016
Guwahati: An army jawan died today during a "routine training activity" in Assam following which a few of his colleagues roughed up a Captain.
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).
19 Apr 2016
Katra (Jammu): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hailed Dipa Karmakar, who became the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for Olympics Games, saying she brought laurels for the country by her sheer determination.
02 Jan 2016
Pathankot: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the attack at an Air Force base here in which four militants along with three security personnel were killed, is a "direct attack by Pakistan on our soil."
31 Dec 2015
New Delhi: As the year draws to a closure, one can't resist from reminiscing the year that was more like a roller coaster ride for famous personalities of India. Mr Perfectionist of Bollywood Aamir Khan embroiled in a controversy on intolerance, while heart throbbing cricket star Mahendra Singh Dhoni proved that his interest and inclination is not only limited to cricket.
30 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Indian Navy yesterday test-fired the Barak 8 long range surface to air missile (LRSAM) for the first time from an Indian warship, after its successful test from an Israeli naval platform last month.