15 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Shares of Coal India Ltd on Wednesday rose by over 6 percent after the company declared an interim dividend of Rs 29 per share amounting to Rs 18,317 crore, or a record 290 percent, for 2013-14.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Monday urged the Election Commission to ensure a code for the telecast and publication of opinion polls ahead of the Lok Sabha election.
26 Dec 2013
Yangon: The Kaladan multi-purpose transportation project, jointly implemented by Myanmar and India, is expected to be completed by mid 2014, media reports said on Thursday.
31 Dec 2013
Yangon: Myanmar on Tuesday announced the release of all remaining political prisoners on the last day of 2013. It said that the move aims to ensure stability of the state and lasting peace, to build national reconsolidation and ensure all inclusiveness in the country's political process, a news agency reported.
27 Dec 2013
Bhopal: Shivraj Singh Chouhan led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to a thumping win in the Assembly elections in 2013, which saw several ministers from his previous regime in the news for wrong reasons and a deadly stampede near a temple during Navratri festivities.
10 Dec 2013
Washington: After the Boston marathon bombings, people who spent six hours a day scouring media for updates were more traumatised than those who were actually there, a US study has suggested.
28 Nov 2013
Yangon: Japan has provided modern railway equipment to Myanmar to help the country maintain its railroads, media reported on Thursday.
23 Dec 2013
Itanagar: Incursion by Chinese troops, stapled visas, refugees, permanent residence certificates and boundary dispute with Assam were some of the issues that grabbed headlines in Arunachal Pradesh in 2013.
23 Dec 2013
Chandigarh: Haryana was in the news in 2013 mostly for the wrong reasons - be it the jail term to former chief minister Om Prakash Chautala in the teacher recruitment scam, a chargesheet against whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka or a court direction to the police to lodge an FIR against a minister in a bogus voter case.
22 Aug 2013
Yangon: Myanmar is moving forward in a significant number of areas which has brought positive changes to the human rights situation in the country and it holds the potential to bring further improvements, a UN envoy said.