19 Nov 2014
Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday gave six weeks time to UP government to file its counter affidavit on a PIL seeking direction to the state to institute an inquiry against Mayawati for alleged misuse of public money in construction of memorials during her tenure as Chief Minister.
17 Nov 2014
Noida: To observe World Remembrance Day for road victims, Noida Police and district administration organised a candle light vigil and also held a health check-up camp for policemen.
14 Nov 2014
Chennai: Union Minister for Urban Development M Venkaiah Naidu said approval has been accorded for extension of the Metro Rail project upto Thiruvottiyur in North Chennai.
12 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The proposal for a new airport at Jewar in Greater Noida may finally see the light of the day with the government considering a review of the rule which disallows a second airport within 150 kms of an existing one.
09 Nov 2014
Beijing: Xioami, currently the world's third-largest smartphone maker, is now planning to raise about USD 1.5 billion in its fifth round of financing, reports said.
10 Nov 2014
New York: If you have unwillingly accepted friend requests from annoying acquaintances, who occupy unnecessary space in your Facebook news feed, you could now unfollow them without unfriending them.
15 Nov 2014
Washington: US Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz on Friday announced two awards worth USD 425 million to build two supercomputers three times faster than China's Tianhe-2, the most powerful system in the world, as well as research extreme scale supercomputing technologies.
10 Nov 2014
New Delhi: People are exasperated with the "content and slanging matches" at prime time on private news channels and that gives a chance to DD News to pull viewers towards it if it can present itself as a top-class channel, feels Prasar Bharati Chairperson, A Surya Prakash.
06 Nov 2014
Frankfurt: Germany's biggest news publisher Axel Springer has scrapped a move to block Google from running snippets of articles from its newspapers, saying that the experiment had caused traffic to its sites to plunge.
29 Oct 2014
Washington: India has been places at 142 among 189 countries in the latest World Bank's "Ease of Doing Business" report released on Wednesday, a drop by two places from the last year's ranking.