20 Apr 2015
Jamshedpur: A former employee of a public sector unit Uranium Corporation of India Limited (UCIL) was arrested on the charge of duping people to the tune of crores of rupees through his chit fund company, police said on Monday.
19 Feb 2015
Lucknow: BSP on Thursday accused the Akhilesh Yadav government of "befooling" people by changing names of various welfare schemes of the previous government and discontinuing SP's populist schemes which helped it "gain" power in UP.
19 Feb 2015
Bangkok: Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was on Thursday indicted for negligence in overseeing a controversial rice subsidy programme that lost billions of dollars and resulted in the country temporarily losing its crown as the world's top rice exporter to India.
03 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Allaying apprehensions of the unsuccessful applicants of its 'Housing Scheme-2014' who are yet to receive the refund of their deposits, the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) on Friday said that a camp could soon be held at its headquarters for the purpose even as it hinted that the defaulting banks could be "blacklisted".
04 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Labour Ministry is preparing a mega housing scheme to offer affordable houses to over 5 crore subscribers of retirement fund body EPFO in the backdrop of the government's mission 'Housing for all by 2022'.
11 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Stating that the deficit in the Employees' Pension Scheme Fund is not a concern, Labour Ministry is taking steps to bridge the asset-liability gap in the same, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.
02 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Development Authority is expected to come out with its next housing scheme in December, 2016 which would include at least 24,660 LIG flats.
30 Dec 2014
New Delhi: With an aim of benefiting farmers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked central departments and ministries to fast-track implementation of the rural irrigation scheme through a multi-pronged approach, including integrating it with NREGA.
12 Feb 2015
Kolkata: Bowing to the demand of taxi unions to relax the steep fine for refusing passengers, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday announced a five-stage fine structure.
18 Mar 2015
Hyderabad: The Opposition Congress and BJP on Tuesday staged a walk-out of Telangana Assembly on the issues of tuition fee reimbursement scheme and quality of education in engineering colleges.