12 Dec 2015
New Delhi: After facing criticism from Delhi High Court over rising pollution in the national capital, Arvind Kejriwal-led government devised a new strategy for vehicles to salvage people from getting enslaved to bronchitis and other respiratory problems.
10 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said that carpooling was the only solution to cope with odd-and-even number cars on alternate days by further adding that a carpooling app will also be launched.
06 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Chief Justice of India TS Thakur today virtually endorsed the AAP government's odd-even scheme for plying of private vehicles saying it can be followed if it helps in reducing the problem, a statement which was welcomed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
05 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Hours after the Delhi Government made an announcement about restricting plying of private vehicles bearing odd and even registration numbers to alternate days, the Delhi Police yesterday said that it was not consulted in connection with the proposal.
04 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Action would soon be taken to introduce a national crop insurance scheme, government said today observing that the agriculture sector was passing through a crisis due to poor rains.
02 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Asserting the government's commitment towards the fight against AIDS, Union Health Minister JP Nadda yesterday said that the National AIDS Control Programme will continue as a Central Sector Scheme 1.
29 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Amid the 'intolerance' debate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he proposes to put in place 'Ek Bharat, Shresht Bharat' scheme aimed at strengthening the country's unity and harmony and invited suggestions in this regard.
22 Nov 2015
Mumbai: The government's much-touted sovereign gold bond scheme has failed to cut much ice with the public, if the final amount of about Rs 150 crore is any indication, say bankers, who also blamed the high issue price as the biggest dampener.
19 May 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to mobilise idle gold worth up to Rs 60 lakh crore held by households and institutions, government on Tuesday proposed a new scheme offering tax-free interest on depositing the yellow metal with banks.
02 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Telecom major Airtel today announced special schemes to help customers in the flood-hit Chennai, including an offer of crediting a minimum balance of Rs 30 in their accounts.