21 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: With only two working days left for Parliament's Winter Session to end, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday voiced confidence that the insurance bill would be taken up for consideration and passage with the support of opposition.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan stressed on the need for balance when considering the human rights of those accused of crime and the victims.
09 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Opportunities for job seekers are expected to grow even better in the new year with employers in India being most optimistic foreseeing vigorous hiring activity in the January-March period, says a report.
03 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Pleading with the International Boxing Association to revoke the suspension imposed on boxer L Sarita Devi, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has written a letter to AIBA President Dr Ching Kuo Wu requesting him to take a sympathetic view given her humble background.
28 Nov 2014
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government is still "optimistic" about setting up of Posco's proposed mega steel facility near Paradip at an investment of Rs 52,000 crore even as the South Korean steel major's project is delayed by about a decade.
03 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The government has sought views from the political parties on various issues relating to the prestigious civil service examination conducted by the UPSC, the Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.
22 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government needs to take strategic view and congnisance of the ongoing activities by China and Pakistan in the PoK and be prepared for possible consequences, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval said.
19 Sep 2014
Sydney: Your cheerful, happy-go-lucky dog can also become pessimist on certain days so be generous with the canine. According to Australian researchers, finding out as accurately as possible whether a particular dog is optimistic or pessimistic, is particularly helpful in the context of working and service dogs and has important implications for animal welfare.
18 Jan 2013
People who prefer to eat fruit and vegetables are likely to be more optimistic thanks to higher levels of plant compounds called carotenoids in their blood, says a new research.
23 Oct 2014
Washington: President Barack Obama has said he was cautiously "optimistic" about the fight against Ebola in United States, and applauded the international community for an improved response to epidemic in West Africa. Eight people have been treated for Ebola on US soil,including a Liberian man who died in Texas on October 8. Two nurses who cared for him were infected with the disease and are being treated in US hospitals.