19 Apr 2014
New Delhi: A proposal by the Delhi transport department to make it compulsory for women to wear helmets while sitting on a two wheeler in the national capital has courted controversy after being opposed by a prominent Sikh body, which has urged the concerned authorities to keep the religious sentiments of people in mind before taking any haste decision.
03 Apr 2014
Panaji: Francis Braganza, who heads the Travel and Tourism Association of Goa (TTAG), has said it is time for the state to bid goodbye to mass tourism and focus on specific sectors.
11 Apr 2014
Kolkata: The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has appealed to its 2.75 lakh doctor-members across India to give 25 percent discount in doctor's fees for one week to all patients, who visit them with their fingers bearing the voting ink mark.
11 Apr 2014
Thane: Former president APJ Abdul Kalam will participate in the concluding function of the 50 years celebrations of Thane Manufacturers' Association (TMA) on April 17, organisers said.
28 Mar 2014
Biswanath Chariali (Assam): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, during his visit to Assam, recalled his family's close association with Tezpur, a city which was visited by his grandmother Indira Gandhi during the 1962 Indo-China conflict.
21 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Delhi Metro Rail Corporation chief Mangu Singh on Friday said lack of a unified authority to regulate the transport system in the national capital leads to economic and environmental problems, which can only be tackled by an efficient public transportation system.
04 Apr 2014
Mumbai: A day after the MNS-Shiv Sena activists came to blows injuring a TV journalist, mediapersons met electoral officer Nitin Gadre here on Friday to protest against the attack on the cameraman.
25 Mar 2014
Kolkata: IIT Kharagpur is now offering students of other colleges a chance to study at the elite institute under the tutelage of an international faculty.
05 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Anupam Kher has been appointed to conduct an acting workshop as part of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards in US later this month.
21 Nov 2013
Agartala: Tripura Transport Minister Manik Dey said that Agartala airport would be upgraded to international standards by 2016 at a cost of Rs 300 crore. The work would be completed in 36 months and handle 1000 passengers per hour, he said.