27 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday granted seven days custody parole to Vikas Yadav, serving 30 years jail term without remission for the murder of Nitish Katara, saying the convict will not move out of the territorial jurisdiction of the national capital.
09 Sep 2014
Pithoragarh: The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, which began in June, concluded on Tuesday as the last and 18th batch of pilgrims left for New Delhi from Kathgodam in Uttarakhand.
26 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Vikas Swarup, the author of famous novel ‘Q & A’, which was adapted into an Oscar winning ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ and a 1986 batch Indian Foreign Service officer, is set to take over as the next spokesperson of the External Affairs Ministry, replacing Syed Akbaruddin who is due for promotion to the rank of Additional Secretary, sources said on Thursday.
24 Mar 2015
Mumbai: Joyous over the victory of her own film "Mary Kom" at the 62nd National Film Awards, actress Priyanka Chopra has reached out to other winners like Vikas Bahl of "Queen" and Vishal Bhardwaj of "Haider" to congratulate them.
25 Mar 2015
Lucknow: Amid strong opposition by BJP MLAs, Uttar Pradesh Nagar Nigam (Amendment) Bill-2015, which empower government to curtail powers of mayors and remove them from their posts was passed in the Assembly by voice vote.
12 Jun 2013
The annual pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar in Tibet has commenced as the first batch of 53 pilgrims from Delhi reached Kathgodam on Wednesday.
24 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Kangana Ranaut won the best actress award for her powerful performance in "Queen" at the 62nd National Film Awards where Bollywood movies "Haider" and "Mary Kom" bagged key honours while Chaitanya Tamhane's "Court" was named the best feature film.
10 Aug 2012
The Uttarakhand government on Friday decided to merge Garhwal Mandal Vikas Nigam and Kumaon Mandal Vikas Nigam, which were tasked with promoting tourism in different areas, under one unit to boost tourism in the state.
19 Mar 2015
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Wednesday proposed to sign an MoU with the Rastriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL) to set up a mega steel facility in the mineral rich Keonjhar district, officials said.
23 May 2011
With the commencement of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra from May 29, hundreds of pilgrims are likely to arrive in Tibet for the worship of Lord Shiva, who is believed to have his abode on Mount Kailash.