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.
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.
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.
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.
22 Apr 2015
New Delhi: After sweeping the National Film Awards, Vishal Bhardwaj's "Haider" has topped the technical winners' list with six honours by the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA), it was announced on Wednesday.
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.
19 Aug 2015
Bengaluru: Smartphone shipments grew 24.8 per cent to 24.41 million units during the April-June period, with Korean handset maker Samsung continuing to hold the numero uno position in the Indian market, research firm CyberMedia Research (CMR) said in a statement.
16 Apr 2015
Kolkata: Eastern Coalfields has topped among the eight subsidiaries of Coal India in terms of production and offtake targets for the year 2014-15.
11 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has climbed back to the numero uno spot on the 2015 Forbes India Celebrity 100 list.
05 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Facebook has restricted access to nearly 5,000 pieces of information on its website in India in the first six months of 2014, the highest for any country, following requests from government and other agencies to act against hate-content on social media platforms.