27 Mar 2015
New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday said her government was committed to ensuring a governance and regulatory system that is transparent, responsive and investor-friendly as it strives to create a fresh environment for growth and entrepreneurship.
18 Mar 2015
Islamabad: A polio worker was killed on Wednesday when unidentified gunmen attacked a vaccination team in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).
15 Mar 2015
Melbourne: Australian researchers have developed the world's first bionic heart that pumps blood without a pulse and it could be ready for human trials within three years.
17 Jan 2015
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday launched the pulse polio immunization programme by administering polio drops to children at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
26 Feb 2015
New Delhi: French auto major Renault on Thursday launched an updated version of its compact car Pulse, with prices starting at Rs 5.03 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
26 Feb 2015
Islamabad: Ten people have been arrested and another 160 booked for refusing to vaccinate their children during the anti-polio campaign in northwest Pakistan.
22 Feb 2015
Gurgaon: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) launched 'Jai Kisan Abhiyan' from here over alleged "anti-farmer" approach by the BJP governments in the state and Centre and appealed the MPs to oppose the "anti-peasant" Land Acquisition ordinance, when it comes for discussion in the Parliament.
16 Feb 2015
London: A new polio vaccine to combat the debilitating disease may soon become a reality. Scientists from Britain and the US are working on a synthetic vaccine that is currently being engineered at the University of Leeds.
23 Oct 2012
Having made unprecedented progress in polio eradication, India is now gearing up to be declared polio free by 2014 by guarding itself against the import of polio virus from neighbouring countries and by boosting routine immunisation.
14 Feb 2015
Islamabad: Unidentified gunmen opened fire on a polio team on Saturday in Pakistan's Khyber, killing one person, even as there was no word on a two member team with two police escorts that went missing a day before.