30 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Lok Sabha today extended the term of the joint committee of Parliament examining the contentious land bill till the last day of the Winter session amid protests by the Opposition.
29 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Government plans to launch a mission to provide digital literacy to around six crore additional rural households.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: CBI is likely to seek extension of police custody of media baron Peter Mukerjea in the Sheena Bora murder case. Sources in the agency said Peter's remand is necessary because he has been 'evasive' and 'not cooperating' with the agency.
30 Dec 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister is unlikely to attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's programme in Noida on December 31, owing to the so-called "Noida jinx".
12 Jan 2016
Mumbai: Fast food chain McDonald's is focusing on delivery business, brand extension and innovation this year to give a boost to its revenues in the country.
23 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on May 1 launch an ambitious Rs 8,000 crore scheme to provide 5 crore free LPG connections to BPL families using the money saved from 1.13 crore cooking gas users voluntarily giving up their subsidies.
18 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, whose comments on 'intolerance' sparked a row last year and invited the wrath of right-wing outfits, is partnering with the BJP-led government in Maharashtra for its flagship water conservation and drought-mitigation programme.
11 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today held a meeting with secretaries and the CEA to discuss ways to streamline the Direct Benefit Transfer scheme for ensuring that only the needy get the subsidies.
23 Aug 2012
The crisis-hit Greater Noida Master Plan 2012, that still awaits green signal from the Central Government, once developed, will come up as the prime location of affordable range ideal dream homes for the metropolitans living in the National Capital and NCR region.
04 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal summoned officials of Uttar Pradesh and Haryana government for their failure to curb illegal sand mining on the floodplains of river Yamuna, already banned by the green panel.