30 Dec 2013
Chennai: Tamil Nadu government on Monday launched the first phase of providing free compact fluorescent light bulbs to over 14 lakh hut-dwellers in the state, an energy-saving measure aimed at saving 40 mw of power.
28 Dec 2013
Chennai: As part of development plans for areas surrounding the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, Tamil Nadu government on Saturday proposed Rs 68.10 crore integrated drinking water scheme, aimed at benefiting 13 village Panchayats.
31 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Electronics major Samsung on Tuesday launched its 'Stay New' ownership plan for its flagship Galaxy devices, which will offer consumers 18-month EMI scheme as well as an option to upgrade to newer models.
18 Apr 2014
New Delhi: PepsiCo on Friday announced an exciting free talk time offer this Twenty20 cricket season, wherein they will be able to stay connected with their friends.
21 Dec 2013
Itanagar: Regular monitoring and clean kitchens were among the recommendations given to the Arunachal Pradesh government by a Central team for carrying out the Midday Meal Scheme in schools in the state.
20 Dec 2013
Bangalore: The Karnataka Cabinet has approved implementation of Central Government's ambitious Rajiv Awas Yojana to make the state slum-free, Law Minister TB Jayachandra said.
17 Dec 2013
Kolkata: A total of 1000 new buses under the JNNURM scheme would be on the roads in Kolkata by March next year, Transport Minister Madan Mitra said on Tuesday.
12 Dec 2013
Lucknow: Almost 90 percent funds given to Centre-funded Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Education Foundation remains unutilised, Uttar Pradesh Minorities Welfare Minister Mohammad Azam Khan on Thursday claimed.
22 Oct 2013
New Delhi: The UIDAI, which has run into controversies recently, came under fresh attack with the BJP alleging that the Aadhar card issued by it to citizens as a unique identification does not have Parliament's approval and has been rejected by one of the key committees of the House.
28 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The government on Friday gave its nod to a proposal to provide accessible mobile phones and laptops to visually impaired students and enhance income eligibility ceiling for the disabled to help them get more concession and subsidy in purchase and fittings of aids and appliances.