03 Jul 2016
New Delhi: India is likely to import about 5 million tonnes of pulses during April-December period of this fiscal, largely by private traders, to boost domestic supply and cool retail prices that have reached up to Rs 200 per kg.
24 May 2016
New Delhi: The government today announced the names of 13 more cities that will be developed under the Centre's 'Smart City Mission' with Lucknow in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh topping the list, followed by Warangal in Telangana and Dharmashala in Himachal Pradesh.
04 Apr 2016
Bengaluru: Karnataka has been ranked as the country's top job creating state with over 24 percent share during the fourth quarter of the last fiscal, according to a study.
09 May 2016
New York: India is ranked at ninth position in crony-capitalism with crony sector wealth accounting for 3.4 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP), according to a new study by The Economist.
25 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Country witnessed a 17 per cent increase in communal violence incidents in 2015 as compared to last year with Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Maharashtra registering the most number of such incidents and deaths, Parliament was informed.
06 Sep 2016
New York: Cupertino-based giant Apple seems confident that its next generation iPhone 7, which is just a day away from launch, is going to be a huge success as the company has reportedly increased orders of the components needed to manufacture the handset by 10 per cent.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The list of 27 smart cities was released in another phase of the 'Smart Cities Mission' on Tuesday. These 27 cities, including Varanasi which is a parliamentary constituency of PM Modi graduated into list of smart cities.
30 Aug 2016
Chennai: Actor Dhanush on Monday announced that superstar Rajinikanth's next outing after Tamil science-fiction actioner '2.o' will be in his production.
12 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Following his maiden appearance at the US Open Saketh Myneni on Monday achieved a career-high rank of 137 in singles in the latest list, issued by the ATP.
27 Jul 2016
Kolkata: A 'solar power tree' that takes up only four square feet of space and generates enough power to run about five households is being upgraded to include a rotating motor to help it align with changing sunlight, its designer said on Tuesday.