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.
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 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Government on Thursday said 350 drugs had been brought under price control, providing additional benefit of over Rs 3000 crore to customers, and rejected the charge that costs of some life-saving medicines had "sky-rocketed".
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: With an aim of making the South Asian region polio-free, India has offered support to technical missions from SAARC nations, the Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.
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.
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.
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.
25 Apr 2015
Apple Inc managed to frustrate gadget lovers and investors desperate to find out the components of its new smartwatch on Friday, encasing its chips in tough resin and using rare screws to thwart people trying prise it apart.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Chinese mobile maker Xiaomi's 'Made for India' smartphone Mi 4i, priced at Rs 12,999, will be available from April 30.
22 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Congress on Sunday ridiculed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assurances to the farmers, accusing him of doing "somersault" on his promises after coming to power including on 50 percent hike in Minimum Support Price.