05 Mar 2015
Parbhani: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday announced that a survey would be conducted, based on which financial relief would be given to farmers and peasants whose crops were damaged due to unseasonal rains.
05 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Journalists covering the Civil Aviation beat have been barred from entering Rajiv Gandhi Bhavan where the ministry is based, a move the scribes have protested against.
04 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) has approved 33 industry-led bodies to promote industry and employer participation in skill development centres, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.
03 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The government is likely to issue by May the guidelines on gold monetisation scheme, which will replace the present gold deposit and gold metal loan schemes, a top finance ministry official said on Monday.
16 Dec 2014
Chandigarh: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday approved five projects costing Rs 317.54 crore for providing housing facilities to poor people living in slums in Faridabad, Gurgaon, Bahadurgarh and Rohtak towns.
25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday congratulated L K Advani on his 50th wedding anniversary, saying it was also a "special day" for her as it was on this day 47 years ago that she got married to Rajiv Gandhi.
23 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Copies of six Ordinances promulgated recently on issues such as land acquisition and coal were on Monday laid in the Lok Sabha amid protests by some members against the trend of using the Ordinance route.
12 Feb 2015
Bengaluru: Union Minister VK Singh on Thursday said when late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi took over the charge a lot of things improved as he made programme implementation better, and similarly if correct statistical data are collected things will improve.
27 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Wednesday politely disagreed with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's suggestion that he should have been honoured with the Bharat Ratna instead of Padma Vibhushan.
20 Jul 2011
The definition of poor (read economically weak class) and their search has proved a tough nut to crack for the Delhi government. After being slammed by the Lokayukta for failing to provide flats to people hailing from financially weak background under the Rajiv Ratna Awas Yojna, the Delhi government has come up with a ‘not-so-perfect’ alibi of failing to find the deserving candidates.