11 Oct 2014
Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to arrive here next week on a two-day visit, during which he would discuss the plan of adopting a village from his constituency under the MP Model Village Scheme, besides inaugurating a trauma centre at the Banaras Hindu University.
07 Oct 2014
Kolkata: The Special Crime Branch of CBI, which started probing the Saradha multi-crore rupees ponzi scheme scam four months ago, would file the first chargesheet by October end.
12 Sep 2014
Karachi: Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal failed his biomechanics test in Brisbane because his average elbow extension was more than double the 15 degrees allowed by the ICC. According to the test results, Ajmal's average delivery was around an astonishing 40 degrees extension.
19 Sep 2014
Madrid: Spanish football club Real Madrid has announced the extension of the contract of central defender Raphael Varane until the summer of 2020.
23 Sep 2014
New Delhi: To attract small and medium enterprise (SME) business travellers, budget carrier SpiceJet on Tuesday launched a scheme which offers up to 10 percent discount.
11 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday gave its approval to the fifth phase of the Unique Identification (UID) scheme for undertaking enrolment in the four states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand.
02 Oct 2014
Mumbai: In a bid to outdo the Congress assembly poll manifesto, the Nationalist Congress Party’s (NCP) manifesto for the Maharashtra assembly polls released on Thursday, has promised to increase the income limit for Rajiv Gandhi Jeevandayi Scheme beneficiaries to Rs 3 lakh.
18 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Government is targeting about 80 lakh subscribers under its Swavalambam pension scheme. The scheme is a part of the ambitious financial inclusion Jan-Dhan Yojana and the government will try to achieve the figure by the end of this fiscal year, the PFRDA Chairman said on Thursday.
30 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said that with the launch of Rs 1,000 minimum monthly pension under Employees' Pension Scheme 1995, the Centre has tried to enable people lead a respectable life in the society.
30 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Subscribers to the retirement fund EPFO will get a minimum of Rs 1,000 a month from October 1 under Employees' Pension Scheme 1995 (EPS-95) as the government formally launched the programme on Tuesday.