27 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Cracking the whip on those dragging their heels in the matter, Centre has started eviction proceedings against ex-ministers and former MPs who are still occupying government accommodation.
07 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday termed the BJP as a ‘party of Kumbhkarnas’ and said its election manifesto is a hastily prepared document which promises programmes already underway over the past 10 years.
28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan says that he is happy about India being polio-free for three years and receiving WHO certification, but warned against becoming complacent and neglecting steps to save the country from getting re-infected by the polio virus.
25 Jul 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday won the by-poll for Dharchula Assembly seat, Election Commission said. The Chief Minister defeated his nearest rival and Bharatiya Janata Party candidate BD Joshi by a margin of 20,000 votes.
23 Jul 2014
Hyderabad: Dr M Channa Reddy Memorial Trust will organise a round table on 'Development of Backward and Remote Areas of Telangana: A Way Forward' here on July 26.
26 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Asserting that the ruling dispensation at the Centre is not a high-tax government, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that lower taxes and duties are aimed at improving savings for investment and making manufacturing competitive to revive growth.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government was moving fast on bringing back the blackmoney stashed away by Indians in tax havens abroad.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Union Minister Uma Bharti hit back at former environment minister Jairam Ramesh for his remarks that the NDA government is trying to make Ganga cleaning effort a ‘Hindutva project’, saying Congress should spare the river from communal politics.
28 Jul 2014
Shimla: Now, you can buy drinking water by using an ATM card in Himachal Pradesh capital, the first in the state and perhaps in the country.
22 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday has made a strong pitch for the division of Uttar Pradesh, a demand often voiced by the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP).