29 Oct 2011
Concerned over high food inflation, Congress President and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Saturday discussed with Food Minister K V Thomas steps required to check price rise besides reviewing progress on the proposed Food Security legislation.
04 Nov 2016
It’s time to finally say goodbye to uncomfortable days of summers, and take delight in the refreshing cold breeze. Though winters bring with it the fun of basking in the sunshine, some feel dreaded by the chances of reduced immunity. Well, you can look stylish in hoodies and overcoats, while at the same time, stay healthy from inside.
08 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Yoga guru Ramdev's Haridwar-based food park has got a full-time security cover of armed CISF commandos, a facility extended by the Centre to only a handful of private entities such as Infosys till now.
22 Dec 2015
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government yesterday submitted to the Bombay High Court a draft of a proposed act which provides security cover to witnesses in criminal cases.
25 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Food Ministry is seeking a 12.52 per cent increase in food subsidy for the next fiscal at about Rs 1.40 lakh crore mainly to implement the food law, which is likely to be rolled out in nearly all the states from April.
02 Feb 2016
Gandhinagar: A day after Supreme Court rapped it for non-implementation of National Food Security Act, Gujarat government today said it is prepared to implement the Act.
01 Jun 2015
WASHINGTON: The legal authority for US spy agencies' collection of Americans' phone records and other data was set to expire at midnight on Sunday after the US Senate failed to pass legislation extending the powers.
26 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Monday started debating the Food Security Bill, which aims to provide subsidized food grain at prices much below the market rate to around 67 percent or 80 crore Indian people.
13 May 2016
Washington: Seventy American lawmakers have introduced a bill in the Congress to ensure people were not barred from the US because of their religion, even as presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has stuck to his controversial "temporary" ban call on Muslims.
23 Dec 2015
New Delhi: India will pursue with 'greater vigour' a work programme for finding a permanent solution to the food security issue besides continuing the fight for reaffirmation of WTO's Doha Round at Geneva, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said today.