26 Nov 2014
Bengaluru: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday called upon scientists to use the Commonwealth Science Conference as a platform to generate fresh ideas that would benefit the common man.
25 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The much-awaited draw for the mega 'Housing Scheme 2014' of Delhi Development Authority concluded on Tuesday, leaving thousands of applicants ecstatic after they found their names amongst those who landed flats even as others rued their luck at missing out in the lottery.
25 Nov 2014
Imphal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi would visit Manipur on November 30 to attend the closing ceremony of the ongoing 'Sangai Manipur Tourism Festival', official sources said on Tuesday.
22 Nov 2014
Cuttack: Orissa High Court has asked the state government to make proper and foolproof arrangements for every devotee to pay obeisance to the deities at Jagannath Temple in Puri during Nabakalebar festival next year. The HC order came on Friday while adjudicating over a PIL concerning the safety and security of the devotees during the mega festival next year.
21 Nov 2014
Chennai: The Southern Bench of the National Green Tribunal here ordered the setting up of a two-member committee to file a report on the factual position with regard to a site that is claimed as Mullaiperiyar water spread area by Tamil Nadu and denied by Kerala.
19 Nov 2014
Patna: In a major decision, the Bihar cabinet on Tuesday approved Rs 337 crore cement plant planned by Shree Cement Limited in Aurangabad district of the state.
22 Nov 2014
Kolkata: The central government has asked scientists in northeast India to map and document the biodiversity in Assam's famous Kaziranga National Park.
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.
15 Nov 2014
Lakhimpur: The world-famous Dudhwa Tiger Reserve in Uttar Pradesh opened for tourists on Saturday. The tourist season in Dudhwa Tiger (DTR), comprising Dudhwa National Park, Kishanpur Wildlife Sanctuary and Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary, commences on November 15 and closes on June 15 every year.
04 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The government would soon put in place a system to track the movement of containers real time with a view to remove logistical bottlenecks and ensure timely delivery of consignments. The project - Logistics Data Bank (LDB) - is being developed under the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC), which is at an advance stage of implementation.