06 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday assured all help to Odisha following floods in many areas in the state that has so far claimed 23 lives.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: As civil service aspirants scaled up their protests, the government on Friday said it will not allow any injustice to students on the basis of language in UPSC exams after the issue rocked Parliament where the Opposition demanded a solution within a clear timeframe.
12 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to give any further hearing on the pleas of companies which were illegally allocated coal blocks by the government.
20 Aug 2014
Washington: Ruling that former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh enjoys immunity in his capacity as the head of the state, but not as the Finance Minister, a US Court has partially dismissed a human rights violation case against him filed by a US-based Sikh man and a Sikh rights group.
20 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Manmohan Singh, who steered the UPA government for 10 years as prime minister, was looking for a 'soft' job in his 50s but was told by then prime minister Indira Gandhi to become the governor of the Reserve Bank of India as he was ‘too young to do a soft job’, a new book by his daughter has revealed.
18 Aug 2014
New Delhi: India is likely to ask Bangladesh to flush out insurgents, hailing from the north-east regions, hiding in its territory and check cross-border movement of smugglers and illegal migrants during the forthcoming parleys between the two border guarding forces in New Delhi.
09 Aug 2014
Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi for further improvement in relations with Bangladesh for better connectivity and development of the state and invited him to visit Tripura.
30 Aug 2014
St. John's (Antigua): Mystery off-spinner Sunil Narine has once again chosen the Twenty20 format over Test cricket after opting out of the two-Test series against Bangladesh at home.
29 Aug 2014
Basseterre (St.Kitts): West Indies team manager Richie Richardson has backed the regional side to use the momentum from the successful one-day series and also dominate Bangladesh in the upcoming Test series.
30 Jul 2014
Glasgow: Young Indian boxer Mandeep Jangra assured himself of a medal in his debut Commonwealth Games by advancing to the semifinals of the 69kg division after his opponent failed the medical test ahead of their quarterfinal bout on Wednesday.