28 Jun 2016
Houston: Having a minimum legal drinking age of 21 may protect against later risk of death as compared to being exposed to alcohol at a younger age, a new US study has found.
27 Jun 2016
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government yesterday announced reduction of Rs 10 in price of LED bulbs distributed to citizens under the Ujala scheme, which was launched in the state a month ago.
26 Jun 2016
New Delhi: There are nearly 50 Chinese smartphone players vying for space in the Indian market with affordable, feature-packed Android devices but very few have made their mark. Meizu is one of them and is back with its m3 note smartphone.
19 Dec 2014
Ahmedabad: Around 20 Congress workers including an MLA were on Friday detained by local police at Amreli town in Saurashtra region as a precautionary measure to stop them from staging protests at a government function attended by two state ministers.
21 Jun 2016
Washington: Amid China's opposition, the US has given a fresh push to India's NSG membership bid by asking members of the elite club to support India's entry into the grouping during the ongoing plenary meeting in Seoul.
24 Jun 2016
Tashkent: According to reports from Tashkent, despite 47 out of 48 Nuclear Supply Group members’ support to India, China yet sticks alone on its stand to block India's entry to the nuclear bloc.
26 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Leading industrialist Ratan Tata has said the country needs to support Narendra Modi-led NDA government’s moves to reboot the Indian economy.
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.
23 Jun 2016
Tashkent: As India makes a strong bid for membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met Chinese President Xi Jinping and is understood to have sought China's support for it, seen as very crucial to take forward the process.
26 May 2016
New Delhi: Gold bounced back from a six-week low by edging up Rs 25 to Rs 29,225 per 10 grams today, snapping its two-day losing streak, driven by a rising trend overseas amid scattered buying by jewellers at the domestic spot market.