10 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Delhi University has constituted a seven-member committee to propose changes in the varsity's examination system with a view to implementing the 'choice-based credit scheme'.
14 Nov 2014
New Delhi: From Saturday, LPG consumers in 54 districts of 11 states will start getting cash subsidy so that they can buy the cooking fuel at market price. The ambitious plan, launched by the previous UPA government in June 2013 but abruptly stopped earlier this year following court orders, has been modified to exclude the requirement of unique identification number (Aadhaar) for availing the cash subsidy.
28 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Lucky winners of DDA's housing scheme will begin the New Year on a joyous note as the housing authority will start handing over the flats from January 1.
13 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Thursday expressed reservation over the loan waiver scheme by various state governments and also suggested reasonable interest rate ceiling on loans from micro-finance lenders.
05 Dec 2014
Dharmshala: Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Friday flagged off 37 ambulances under ambitious Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK) wherein free transport facilities would be provided to the expectant mothers, women after delivery and the sick children up to one year of age.
23 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Gold imports prior to abolition of 80:20 scheme may not be subject to the restrictive provisions imposed by the Reserve Bank to contain import of precious metal.
15 Jan 2015
Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Thursday asked his BJP party workers to refrain from staging dharna or putting up road blockades unnecessarily, and ensure that government schemes are implemented properly.
12 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has decided to shut its medical colleges as this is not its core function, leading to the students protesting the move on Monday.
29 Nov 2014
Milan: A loyalty scheme that would increase the voting power of Ferrari shareholders is one option parent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) will consider when it spins off the luxury marque next year, Chairman John Elkann said on Friday.
29 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Buoyant about the government's decision to remove the 80:20 scheme on gold import, Somasundaram P.R., managing director, India, World Gold Council on Saturday said this will definitely boost confidence in general and in the jewellery industry, in particular.