18 May 2015
Bhubaneswar: Fire broke out at the Home Department in the ground floor of the state secretariat building here on Monday, the police said. The fire was first spotted at the store room of the Home Department by an air-conditoner mechanic. There was no casualty or any major damage to the government properties, informed fire officer T K Babu.
20 Apr 2015
Srinagar: Following the incessant overnight rain, the weather office in Kashmir Valley on Monday issued a warning forecasting heavy rains and thunderstorms during the next 24 hours.
21 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to send a stern message to chronic evaders, the Income Tax department plans to take stringent action against them to ensure that they are prosecuted. This follows a strategy evolved at a recently-concluded national conference of I-T brass here where it was decided to go after the evaders with full vigour.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The menace of tax evasion is 'spoiling' the culture of compliance in the country and the Income Tax department will ensure that chronic evaders are not able to get away without facing court cases, a top Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) official said.
11 Aug 2015
Guwahati: Assam government today said the Excise Department will conduct an inquiry into the alleged annual revenue loss of Rs 1,000 crore due to illegal trade of liquor.
11 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Department of Consumer Affairs is all set to file a complaint against Nestle over Maggi issue in the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) using a provision for the first time from the nearly three-decade-old Consumer Protection Act.
09 Jun 2015
Ahmedabad: As the deep depression over east-central Arabian sea further intensified into a cyclonic storm "Ashobaa", the weather department here issued warning to fishermen along the Gujarat coast, which is expected to receive heavy rainfall in the next 48 hours.
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Delhi residents today woke up to a cloudy morning with the Met department predicting more rains during the day. The minimum temperature was recorded at 25.5 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average, the Met Office said.
09 Aug 2015
New Delhi: To curb the menace of call drops, telecom operators have started taking steps such as adopting in-building solutions, installation of more sites as well as augmenting the radio frequency resources.
27 Apr 2015
Beijing: The death toll in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region due to the devastating earthquake that hit neighbouring Nepal climbed to 20 on Monday as the government continued to reach out to people in the affected areas.