27 Feb 2015
New Delhi: To drive Indian Railways out of its "troubles", Union Minister Suresh Prabhu prescribed market borrowings, public-private partnerships and monetising assets to garner Rs 8.5 lakh crore worth resources over the next five years, even as he ruled out "privatisation".
14 Feb 2015
Bhopal: Urban Development and Environment Minister Kailash Vijayvargiya here said public cooperation and awareness are necessary for developing a 'Smart City'.
21 Feb 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday asked young officers of the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) to be proactive, innovative and responsive while working for the vulnerable and poor sections of the society.
09 Jan 2015
Gandhinagar: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that the government is not just looking at investments by the people of Indian origin living across the world but also wants to have deeper ties with the Indian diaspora.
20 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Seeking Opposition's cooperation in passing key reform bills, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said the government is also willing to hear out the industry and hoped they will start saying "a lot of things are happening on the ground".
20 Feb 2015
Bengaluru: Keen to continue its dominant position in the Indian defence market, Russia says it is willing to partner with India to jointly make products that will "find the markets of the future".
02 Feb 2015
New Delhi: You can now book a rail ticket online and get it delivered at home where the payment can be made. Initiating this "cash on delivery" (CoD) system rail ticketing, IRCTC is targeting those customers who are reluctant to use their credit or debit cards as well as those who don't have net-banking facility.
23 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Sixty six Indian fishermen released by Sri Lanka have set sail for home and will reach India by Tuesday night, an official spokesperson of External Affairs Ministry tweeted.
28 Feb 2015
New Delhi: NDA government has in its infrastructure development initiatives focused on connecting with all weather roads along borders with nearly 100 percent increase in allocation for construction of roads along Sino-India and Indo-Pak boundaries.
22 Dec 2014
Rameswaram (TN): Courts in Sri Lanka on Monday ordered the release of 66 Indian fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy and lodged in jails there, a top official said.