18 Dec 2014
Srinagar: Cold wave conditions continued unabated in Kashmir on Thursday as Leh town recorded the season's coldest night at minus 14.6 degrees Celsius, state's weather office said.
15 Dec 2014
Srinagar: Leh in frontier region of Ladakh was the coldest place in Jammu and Kashmir where the night temperature at most places, including summer capital Srinagar, dropped by one to four degrees.
13 Dec 2014
Srinagar: Kargil district recorded minus 10.2 degrees Celsius, becoming the coldest place in Jammu and Kashmir, despite relief from cold wave situation in parts of the state.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: State-run Bank of Maharashtra on Thursday announced a cut of 0.15 percentage point in its minimum lending rate or base rate to 10.25 percent, a move which will make its housing and auto loan cheaper.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Opposition in Rajya Sabha on Thursday slammed the BJP-led government for failing to bailout farmers from an agrarian crisis.Initiating the discussion on the issue in the upper house Thursday, Congress leader Anand Sharma urged government to formulate a national policy to protect the interests of farmers by increasing minimum support price (MSP) and supporting them to increase country's food production.
18 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Two months after Congress' demand for Leader of Opposition's post was rejected by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, the Lok Sabha Secretriat has in response to a RTI query said there is no minimum percentage of seats required for appointment of LoP in Lok Sabha.
18 Sep 2011
Coming as good news for those who wish to qualify for teaching in primary and secondary schools, the state government has approved that any graduate who clears one year of Bachelor of Education (BEd) is also eligible for the Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) along with the BA, BCom and BSc aspirants.
28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: India has won a major victory at Geneva with the WTO accommodating its food security demands in a historic worldwide trade reform deal, which the government said was clinched without any conditions or concessions.
28 Sep 2011
Opening the gates of opportunities for the BEd degree holders, the Uttar Pradesh government has issued a revised Teachers Eligibility Test (TET) directive for the appointment of teachers in primary schools.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Actor Saif Ali Khan says he is keen to put behind his past movie mistakes to make a comeback to substantial cinema with his latest 'Happy Ending'.