06 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Oil Ministry has cut natural gas supplies to small industries in south Gujarat by 60 percent to feed CNG demand, a move that has threatened their survival and is being seen as a contravention of the stated policy.
19 Nov 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat and his wife Renuka own movable and immovable assets worth nearly Rs 5.5 crore besides having payment liabilities including loans worth nearly Rs 2 crore.
23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
02 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The latest signing of Kostas Katsouranis, a crash course at well-known Italian Serie 'A' club Fiorentina and, of course, the presence of David Trezeguet, give FC Pune City reasons to believe they can go the distance in the inaugural edition of Indian Super League.
07 Feb 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Transport and Social Welfare Minister Surendra Rakesh died on Saturday after a protracted battle with cancer, a government spokesman said.
20 Sep 2014
New Delhi: State-owned ONGC's significant oil discovery in Bay of Bengal will begin production in 2019, with a peak output of 4.5 million tonnes a year, 20 percent more than previous estimates.
24 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) is likely to consider raising natural gas prices amidst sharp difference between the oil ministry and power ministry over the quantum of increase.
05 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Be it Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra or Aishwarya Rai, a migration from modelling to acting is a common trend among models. Reyhna Malhotra, who joins the list with her debut film "Babloo Happy Hai", describes it as a "natural" progression.
22 Aug 2015
Manila: Typhoon Goni slightly weakened today as it lashed the northern Philippines with strong rain and wind that set off landslides and flooded low-lying villages, leaving at least seven people dead and two others missing, officials said.
30 Jan 2016
New York: Researchers from the US have discovered a compound found in the natural food additive annatto, which can help in preventing skin cancer. The compound, known as bixin, prevented the formation of cancer cells and skin damage from UV radiation in mice, revealed the study.