23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The government is considering clarificatory amendments to the rules relating to Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) for the benefit of foreign investors who have been battling tax demands worth Rs 40,000 crore.
21 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Gunjan Sharma has a reason to smile as he stood first in the Chhattisgarh Board examinations with 97.60 percent marks. Results for the Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination was announced by the Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education (CGBSE), Raipur on Tuesday.
13 Apr 2015
Hannover: Making an all-out bid to woo German investors, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday promised to make "corrections wherever required" to make India a global manufacturing hub saying it cannot be stopped by "our own rules and regulations".
09 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The government has slashed the minimum export price (MEP) of onion by USD 50 per tonne to USD 250 per tonne, a move which would help in encouraging exports of the commodity.
06 Apr 2015
Athens: Greece marked the International Pillow Fight Day for the first time on Sunday as thousands of people took part in the capital and the northern city of Thessaloniki.
06 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Ahead of proposed auction of mines, including those bearing iron ore and limestone, the government has made it clear that firms having valid environment clearances (EC) for their projects are not required to obtain fresh green nod at the time of renewal of the leases.
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.
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.
06 Apr 2015
Bengaluru: BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav today said there is nothing in the Common Minimum Programe (CMP), arrived between BJP and PDP to form the government in Jammu and Kashmir, which can be described as compromise by the saffron party as the document is for providing good governance and stable government.
31 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Google on Tuesday marked the 126th anniversary of the public opening of one of the world's most spectacular structures – Eiffel Tower -- with a vintage shade doodle.