25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: With an aim to increase India's medal tally in 2016 and 2020 Olympics, the Sports Ministry has decided to start a "Target Mission Olympic Podium Scheme" and an elite athletes identification committee, which will include sporting greats Rahul Dravid and Abhinav Bindra among others.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhare Raje has asked the Centre why the rural job scheme MNREGA cannot be delivered as a scheme and not by an Act, Government said on Monday.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: In its effort to take postal services to every village, the government has decided to open 80 Gramin Dak Sewa Post Offices and 80 sub-post offices in the country under Rural Business and Access to Postal Network scheme.
20 Jun 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday presented a tax free budget of a size of Rs 2,74,705 crore for this fiscal, with a proposed deficit of Rs 4,132 crore.
15 Jun 2014
New Delhi: The largest-ever housing scheme of Delhi Development Authority will be rolled out for city-dwellers by July-end, offering over 26,000 flats across various categories with most of them being built with ‘green technology’, a top official of the housing body said on Sunday.
13 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Having missed out on a major mention in the Budget, pension funds regulator Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) is hoping that the next Budget will come up with some concrete proposals for the sector, including a 25-year extension to government subsidy of Rs 1,000 for the unorganised labour market.
29 Apr 2014
New Delhi: In a bid to lure more passengers, national carrier Air India on Monday started an upgrade scheme for its economy class passengers on domestic network from 43 stations.
12 Jul 2014
Hyderabad: Telangana government has sanctioned 200 additional medical seats across three medical colleges in the state from the current academic year.
09 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Shilpa Shetty Kundra chairperson of Satyug Gold Pvt Ltd, launched a new Gold plan called 'Satyug Mera Gold Plan’ (www.satyugmgp.com) in which customers can buy gold from just Rs 50 a day. This gold plan is not just safe and secure but also is backed by IDBI as trustees of the Gold and Brinks as safe keepers.
13 May 2014
New Delhi: The Indian diaspora has not shown much enthusiasm for the pension and insurance scheme launched by the government.