08 Apr 2015
Patna: Bihar Legislative Assembly on Wednesday witnessed pandemonium following acrimonious exchanges between ruling and opposition benches on the Centre's cutting down of funds under Indira Awas Yojna for the poor.
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Reserve Bank has allocated Rs 10,000 crore to SIDBI for setting up a venture capital (VC) fund to attract private capital for start-ups, Parliament was informed on Thursday.
29 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In its bid to boost skill development, government is working to use thousands of Army personnel retiring every year at a relatively young age as trainers and entrepreneurs, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.
01 May 2015
Hyderabad: A struggling Sunrisers Hyderabad face an uphill task to find their way through in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) as they get ready to take on formidable Chennai Super Kings at the Rajiv Gandhi International cricket stadium here on Saturday.
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Opposition in Lok Sabha on Thursday accused the government of thrusting its legislative agenda on the House after it proposed to bring the controversial land acquisition bill next week.
29 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Even as Jharkhand Chief Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Wednesday said there were many suitors for the Tilaiya ultra mega power project, the state-run NTPC has staked claim to the 3,960-MW thermal electricity generation venture.
18 Apr 2015
Washington: The World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim on Saturday said that the "strong visionary leadership" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has resulted in "extraordinary effort" by India on financial inclusion of its people.
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.
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Cricket icon and Rajya Sabha member Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday made a rare appearance in Parliament on the first day of the new session of the Upper House.
25 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appointed Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy to assess the situation in the states bordering Nepal after a massive earthquake hit the Himalayan country.