23 Jan 2015
New Delhi: More than 60 percent of LPG customers in the country have joined the ambitious PAHAL scheme for receiving cash subsidy so that they can buy cooking gas (LPG) at market price.
10 Jan 2015
Mumbai/Pune: Film star Sanjay Dutt on Saturday evening returned to Pune's Yerawada Central Jail after the Maharashtra government rejected his application to extend his furlough by 14 days. Dutt, whose 14-day furlough had begun December 24, returned to the jail around 5 pm, an official said. His lawyer Hitesh Jain earlier had said that his application has been rejected and he will return to jail on Saturday itself.
22 Jan 2015
Panipat: The Centre is planning to amend the SABLA scheme, introduced by the UPA government for empowerment of adolescent girls, with the consent of state governments,Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said.
24 May 2014
Noida: Real estate player Brys Group plans to invest Rs 900 crore-Rs 1,000 crore over the next four years in a project that will be north India's tallest residential tower, Rahul Gaur, chairman-cum- managing director of the company, said here on Saturday.
02 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Allaying apprehensions of the state governments, the Centre on Monday said it is committed to strengthening MNREGA and is taking all steps to ensure uninterrupted flow of funds for the implementation of the improvised version of the rural job scheme.
05 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Can a monument in the national capital not be adopted for upkeep by a politician? Can an MLA or MP area fund not be spent on restoring a city landmark? Can development not be brought by balancing heritage with economic growth?
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: India will host the International Equestrian Tent Pegging Championship at Noida from March 10 to 15, the national federation said.
18 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The central government's Rs 1,000-crore irrigation scheme aims at bringing irrigation water to every village by converging ongoing schemes being implemented by various ministries.
12 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India H L Dattu on Monday referred to another bench a plea of Massimiliano Latorre, one of the two Italian marines accused of killing Indian fishermen in 2012, seeking extension of his stay in Italy on health grounds.
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Buoyed by the market response to its Tizen OS-based smartphone in India, tech giant Samsung plans to manufacture the 'Z1' at its Noida facility soon.