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.
25 Feb 2014
Chandigarh: Claiming that he had made "little" contribution in the decision to bring in the 'One Rank, One Pension' scheme, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said it should have been introduced 25 years ago.
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.
15 Feb 2014
Amethi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will be on a day visit to his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi on February 19 during which he would review the implementation of various schemes of the UPA government.
28 Nov 2013
Bhubaneswar: With a loss of about 26 lakh trees in cyclone ‘Phailin’, the Odisha Government has decided to implement an ambitious scheme worth Rs 1,763.52 crore to increase the state's green cover.
20 Nov 2013
New Delhi: To insulate farmers from farming risks, Centre has directed the state governments to implement the new National Crop Insurance Programme (NCIP) covering compulsorily the loanee farmers, effective from the ongoing rabi (winter) season of this year.
07 Oct 2013
Agartala: The CBI will investigate the cases relating to ponzi schemes, which has defrauded a large number of people in Tripura.
23 Nov 2013
Itanagar: A scam in a centrally sponsored scheme has reportedly surfaced in the state with the All Arunachal Contractor Welfare Association alleging Rs 1,000 crore scandal in Indira Awas Yojana, implemented by the department of Rural Development.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Central transmission utility Power Grid Corporation on Monday announced investments of over Rs 575 crore for two projects.