30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Government on Monday granted a two-year extension to the 33 million pre-paid mobile services in Jammu and Kashmir and the northeastern states, including Assam.
03 Apr 2015
Srinagar: Overnight rains stopped and overcast sky gave way to a bright sun in Kashmir Valley which was reeling under wet weather for the last seven days leading to flooding in some low lying areas and triggering landslides that left 16 people dead and hundreds homeless.
03 Apr 2015
Patna: Nearly 3,000 primary school teachers on contract failed to clear competency tests twice in Bihar and will be sacked following the Patna High Court order, officials said here on Friday.
22 Mar 2015
Washington: Hiking its holding by USD 8 billion in just a month, India's exposure to US government securities rose to USD 91.2 billion at the end of January this year. This is also the highest level in more than one year.
01 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Government on Wednesday issued guidelines for utilisation of Rs 3,000 crore Nirbhaya Fund under which various departments can seek money from the Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD) for schemes to improve safety and security of women in the country.
26 Mar 2015
Jaipur: Three more persons died of swine flu in Rajasthan, taking the toll of those succumbed to the HINI virus since beginning of this year to 411 in the state, an official said on Thursday.
25 Mar 2015
Panaji: Taking a dig at Goa's Art and Culture Department's order asking its employees not to wear sleeveless clothes, jeans and T-shirts during office hours, Congress leader Alexio Reginaldo on Wednesday said people should be allowed to wear what they want.
31 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Gulshan Rai, the Director General of Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (Cert-In), will take over as India's first Cyber Security chief on Wednesday.
18 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The government has firmed up a list of PSUs to be divested next fiscal, starting with BHEL in April, in a bid to meet the Rs 41,000 crore stake sale target for 2015-16.
19 Feb 2015
New Delhi: In a bid to improve investor sentiment, the electronics department has suggested to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley that some measures be taken to revive the Nokia plant in Chennai.