05 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Sports Minister Jitendra Singh on Wednesday inaugurated the National Cycling Academy at Indira Gandhi Sports Complex and launched a project to create swimming pools at three separate stadiums in the Capital.
03 Aug 2012
NHRC was on Friday critical of government's two flagship programmes MNREGA and Indira Awas Yojna, saying these have "inherent and fundamental flaws" and failed to serve their purpose.
23 Nov 2013
Itanagar: A scam in a centrally sponsored scheme has reportedly surfaced in the state with the All Arunachal Contractor Welfare Association alleging Rs 1,000 crore scandal in Indira Awas Yojana, implemented by the department of Rural Development.
25 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday introduced the new office block of the Environment Ministry, which has been built using solar passive design and energy efficient material and is named as Indira Paryavaran Bhavan.
06 Feb 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has launched ‘Mukhya Mantri Shiksha Deeksha Yojna’ in government schools, a programme inspired by the concept of activity-based learning.
26 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU) has uploaded the hall tickets for its UG and PG practical examinations to be held in March 2014. The hall tickets have been made available on the university’s official website.
05 Feb 2014
London: Former Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi wrote a personal letter to her British counterpart Margaret Thatcher soon after the 1984 Operation Bluestar in an attempt to justify her decision to send army to flush out militants from the Golden Temple, the holiest Sikh shrine.
27 Dec 2013
Chandigarh: The foundation stone of a housing project aimed at providing shelter to poor in urban areas would be launched in Haryana's Sirsa district on Friday.
07 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Ashutosh on Friday said Delhi Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung is working as a Congress agent and is trying to spoil the image of the political outfit led by Arvind Kejriwal.
05 Feb 2014
London: Britain's role in assisting India in mounting Operation Bluestar to flush out militants from the Golden Temple in 1984 was "limited" and "purely advisory" and had little impact on the actual assault, Foreign Secretary William Hague has said.