10 Sep 2011
Holding the Union Government policies responsible for communal violence in the country, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that certain provisions in the proposed Communal Violence Bill would fail to check this menace.
06 Nov 2015
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh today hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for approval to a new scheme 'Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojna' aimed at power reforms in India.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: With an aim to widen the reach of the Atal Pension Yojna (APY) among informal sector workers, the government today said it has modified the flagship programme to give subscribers an option to make contribution on a monthly, quarterly or half-yearly basis.
31 Aug 2015
Mumbai: State Bank of India expects its accounts under the Jan Dhan scheme to break even next year given the healthy growth in average deposits in these accounts, while total deposits have more than doubled to Rs 5,125 crore as of June end.
20 Aug 2014
Raipur: The Chhattisgarh government has decided to sponsor trips to key pilgrimage centres across the country for differently-abled people of the state.
22 Aug 2015
Amethi: Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani will arrive here on Sunday and distribute insurance coverage to 25,000 women in the constituency.
18 Apr 2015
Washington: The World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim on Saturday said that the "strong visionary leadership" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has resulted in "extraordinary effort" by India on financial inclusion of its people.
22 Apr 2015
Barabanki (UP): A leader of Akhil Bhyartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student wing of BJP, was arrested for allegedly threatening and using indecent language against a party MP, police said here on Wednesday.
25 Jul 2015
Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a day-long visit to Bihar, today inaugurated the new IIT campus here. He also launched Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhayay Rashtriya Gramin Joyti Yojna aimed at power sector reforms in the rural areas.
06 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ‘Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana’ seems to have hit a roadblock as 108 Members of Parliament are yet to adopt a village under the ambitious programme launched by the Central Government.