23 Jan 2015
Seoul: South Korea's ruling Saenuri Party leader Lee One-koo was named the country's new prime minister Friday, by President Park Geun-hye's office said. Lee replaces Chung Hon-won, who resigned last year, taking responsibility for a deadly ferry disaster in mid-April that left more than 300 people dead or missing.
18 Jan 2015
Kendrapara (Odisha): With 66 percent rise in the number of winter migratory birds, Bhitarkanika National Park has re-established its status as one of the prominent avian habitats in Odisha.
17 Jan 2013
A mega logistic park will come up with an outlay of about Rs 500 crore in Punjab, which is envisaged to bring savings in freight charges for industry.
18 Jan 2015
Manila: Hundreds of thousands of Filipinos filled Manila's main park for Pope Francis' final Mass on Sunday, braving a steady rain to hear the pontiff's message of hope for the Southeast Asian country's most downtrodden and destitute.
27 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government has received proposals from 12 states for setting up of solar power parks/ultra mega solar power projects totalling 22,100 MW capacity, including the biggest 7,500 MW park to be set up in Leh and Kargil in Jammu and Kashmir.
01 Jan 2015
New Delhi: BJP will kick-start its campaign to capture power in Delhi at a mega rally here on January 10 to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Ministers of Haryana, Jharkhand and Maharashtra where the party formed government after winning the polls recently.
30 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi will kickstart the party's campaign for Delhi Assembly polls with a "mega rally" after January 10, as the party gears up to bring out its first list of candidates in a day or two.
27 Dec 2014
Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and senior BJP leader Sanjay Joshi have been invited for a mega RSS workers camp here next week, where its chief Mohan Bhagwat will address the participants, the organisers said on Saturday
09 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government is looking to start a fresh process of inviting bids for ultra mega power projects (UMPPs) at four locations in the country in the next three-six months, Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said said.
30 Dec 2014
Kanpur: Uttar Pradesh batsmen waited in the wings in vain to add some more runs against Jammu Kashmir as inclement weather forced Day 3 action to be abandoned without a single ball being bowled in the Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match at Green Park, here on Tuesday.