14 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Finance Secretary Arvind Mayaram on Saturday said the forecast of below normal monsoon is not ‘alarming’ as of now but the government is keeping a watch.
03 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The government has notified new Lokpal search committee rules, giving it more freedom to recommend names for chairperson and members of the anti-corruption body outside the list provided by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT).
12 Sep 2014
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday asked Labour Resources Department (LRD) officials to collect data of laborers who died away from the state.
01 Jul 2014
New Delhi: After missing its deadline, the monsoon is likely to hit the national capital and parts of North India by the end of the week, a private forecasting agency has said.
31 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom (DoT) is working on a mechanism to provide wi-fi hot spots in cities with population of over 10 lakh and in tourist centres.
11 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Thursday announced to send trucks of food items and medicines for the flood-affected people of Jammu and Kashmir.
11 Aug 2014
New Delhi: With an estimated Rs 4 lakh crore of tax revenue locked up in litigation, the CBDT has created over 240 new posts of Commissioners (Appeals) to speed up the legal disposal system in the Income Tax (I-T) department.
13 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Despite international agencies predicting Phailin as a 'super cyclone', the Indian Meteorological Department stuck to its stand that its intensity would be modest than the one witnessed by Odisha in 1999, and on Sunday it said its forecast was "more or less" accurate.
30 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom (DoT) is likely to work towards bringing forward the target dates for completion of National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN) to June 2016 as the project is key to various 'Digital India' initiatives.
10 Sep 2014
Srinagar: About four lakh people were still stranded and desperate for help in flood-ravaged Kashmir Valley where heavy rains have eased to help scale up the massive multi-agency rescue and relief efforts in which over 47,000 people have been safely evacuated.