26 Jan 2015
Kota(Rajasthan): A 28-year-old pregnant woman succumbed to swine flu here taking the death toll due to the disease in Rajasthan to 19 this year, while eight more persons with symptoms of swine flu were admitted to hospitals here.
24 Jan 2015
Beijing: China's online population which is the world's largest reached 648 million at the end of last year, 16 million more than in June, according to an industry expert.
20 Jan 2015
Basti: Waterways development will be the top priority for NDA government due to its lower fare cost compared to rail and road transport, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Tuesday.
21 Jan 2015
Lucknow: Road projects worth Rs 50,000 crore would be started in Uttar Pradesh by the year-end, Union Surface Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Wednesday.
24 Jan 2015
New Delhi/Bangalore: Yoga guru Ramdev and spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar have declined any Padma award for them reportedly being considered by central government on the occasion of the 66th Republic Day.
18 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Keen on promoting water transport to propel economic growth, the government has set an ambitious target to convert 101 rivers across the nation into waterways, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said.
23 Jan 2015
New Delhi: After honouring former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee with Bharat Ratna, Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre is mulling to bestow Padma Vibhushan, the second highest civilian award in the country, on former deputy PM Lal Krishna Advani, according to sources.
15 Jan 2015
New Delhi: A whopping investment of Rs 5 lakh crore would be made in the road sector in the coming five years, transport minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday.
13 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government has decided to construct highways in extremist-hit states in mission mode as these are harbinger of economic prosperity, Road, Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said.
16 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government has sanctioned Rs 10 crore to Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) for locating regular accident prone spots in Delhi and suggest remedies to curb fatalities.