20 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Repeating the success formula that catapulted the saffron party to the Centre, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has asked its Uttar Pradesh MPs to pull up their socks for strengthening the party base at the ground level in the face of coming assembly elections.
18 Dec 2014
Vadodara: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has decided to adopt Karnali group panchayat villages in Gujarat's Vadodara district as part of the 'Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna', a senior official has said.
16 Dec 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday approved five projects costing Rs 317.54 crore for providing housing facilities to poor people living in slums in Faridabad, Gurgaon, Bahadurgarh and Rohtak towns.
16 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Government has asked banks, which have opened 8.76 crore accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana but issued only 5.78 crore RuPay debit cards so far, to bridge the gap between the two.
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.
01 Dec 2014
New Delhi: To revive the shipping industry, government has decided to launch PM Jal Marg Yojna andprojects for setting up dry and satellite ports, besides converting riverways into waterways, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday.
22 Nov 2014
Ahmedabad: The choice of some villages adopted by MPs in Gujarat under the Prime Minister's 'Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna' has invited criticism from Congress which claimed that they were already developed, a charge refuted by the MPs. There are three such cases which have come to the light where villages have good infrastructure, but MPs have still gone ahead to adopt them, informed sources said.
04 Dec 2014
Chandigarh: Over 25 lakh bank accounts have been opened so far under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna (PMJDY) scheme in Punjab.
04 Dec 2014
Jaipur: With an eye on panchayat elections due in the state next year, BJP will mobilize nearly two lakh party members, including MPs and MLAs to attend the first anniversary of Vasundhra Raje government here on December 13.
08 Dec 2014
Burdwan: In line with the state government's commitment for a transparent and timely public service delivery for ensuring good governance, Burdwan district administration has launched online grievance redressal mechanism, a top district official said on Monday.