27 Jun 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that the ambitious laptop distribution scheme of his government was the ‘biggest secular and socialist scheme’ in the state as it was implemented among the masses without any disparity.
19 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Former Haryana chief minister Om Prakash Chautala on Wednesday sought extension of his interim bail by four weeks. He informed the Delhi High Court that he is admitted to a hospital and wants to attend the post-cremation rites for his brother.
03 Jul 2014
Raipur: In view of poor monsoon, the Chhattisgarh government has launched a season-based insurance scheme for kharif crop in all 27 districts of the state to ensure relief to farmers in case of any exigency.
18 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday reviewed the scheme of the National Population Register (NPR), the biggest security and e-governance initiative in the world.
06 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Months after the scheme to pay LPG users cash subsidy was put on hold, an expert committee has recommended its reinstatement after streamlining some processes as it helps prevent pilferages.
13 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Having missed out on a major mention in the Budget, pension funds regulator Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) is hoping that the next Budget will come up with some concrete proposals for the sector, including a 25-year extension to government subsidy of Rs 1,000 for the unorganised labour market.
03 May 2012
BJP members in Rajya Sabha on Thursday said the controversy over construction of residential apartments in Noida Extension on Delhi's outskirts has not been resolved due to "red-tapism".
12 Jul 2014
Hyderabad: Telangana government has sanctioned 200 additional medical seats across three medical colleges in the state from the current academic year.
03 Jun 2014
Karachi: The management committee that is presently running the Pakistan Cricket Board on ad-hoc basis, is expected to be given a four-month extension by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is also Patron-in-Chief of PCB.
02 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth was given six months extension in service, just 12 days before he was supposed to retire, in an apparent move to ensure continuity by the new Narendra Modi government.