22 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The government is planning to offload its stake in certain profit-making infrastructure companies of Indian Railways, a move that will help such companies to get listed on stock exchanges as well as raise funds for exchequer.
21 Jul 2014
Singapore: The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) listed Indians among the top three spenders in Singapore. The STB stated on Monday that that Indians were among the top three spenders during their visit here in the first quarter of this year.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Farmers will soon have a 24-hour TV channel dedicated to agriculture and related issues, providing the farming community with information related to aspects like weather forecast and seeds.
21 Jul 2014
Bhopal: Congress members led by Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly, Satyadev Katare on Monday staged a sit-in in the well of the House demanding tabling of the list of candidates selected for the post of transport constables and also handing over the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam probe to CBI.
22 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Doordarshan could soon launch a channel devoted exclusively to farmers and agriculture with public broadcaster Prasar Bharati actively considering such a proposal.
19 Jul 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia Airlines (MAS) on Saturday confirmed the nationalities of all the 298 people on-board flight MH17 which crashed in Ukraine on Thursday.
18 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Terming as ‘unfortunate’ the loss of lives in the Malaysian airline tragedy, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Friday said there was no Indian on board the plane.
13 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar has asked Prasar Bharati officials to focus more on improving the content of Doordarshan so that the national broadcaster becomes the first choice of more and more people.
16 Jul 2014
Kolkata: In order to recognize Transgender groups as ‘third gender’ the Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government has decided to set up a separate welfare board for them.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharati on Monday said that expertise from premier IITs would be utilized for cleaning river Ganga, which would be completed at the shortest period.