18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: With Narendra Modi government putting special focus on the farming sector, Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has said that the ruling dispensation is determined to turn the fortunes of the agriculture sector, making it a more profitable and viable profession.
12 Sep 2014
Washington: US President Barack Obama paid tributes to the victims of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and emphasized the imminent end of the war in Afghanistan, although US is on the verge of a new military intervention.
11 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The government said it is considering various measures, including resolution of issues concerning minimum alternate tax (MAT), in a bid to boost exports and manufacturing in special economic zones.
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.
29 Aug 2014
Patna: Bihar Food Minister Shyam Rajak threatened to file a case against Food Corporation of India (FCI) if it failed to make available adequate quantity of foodgrains by this month end to which Union Food Minister Ramvilas Paswan said, "We will show them CBI".
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.
18 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Delhiites on Monday celebrated Janmashtami, the birth festival of Lord Krishna, with gaiety and devotional fervour as they thronged brightly decorated temples and observed the various rituals to mark the occasion.
17 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The marks of English Language Comprehension Skills, asked in second paper of civil services (preliminary) examination, will not be included for gradation, the government said on Saturday.
15 Aug 2014
New Delhi: With proposals like covering all employments under the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 and fixing a statutory nationwide wage floor, Labour Ministry will seek Cabinet's nod to bring in a slew of amendments in the 66-year old regulation.
05 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Government on Tuesday said current measures are not enough and better steps are required at international borders to prevent smuggling of narcotics.