07 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Congress on Tuesday expressed displeasure over the remarks of Jairam Ramesh, one of its leaders and former Union Minister, likening Prime Minister Narendra Modi to 'Duryodhan' of Mahabharata.
24 May 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan has criticized Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's statement that India will use terrorism to counter terrorism from other countries.
21 May 2015
New Delhi: A petition was filed on Thursday in the Supreme Court seeking to restrain J Jayalalithaa from taking oath as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister again following her acquittal in an alleged disproportionate assets case by the Karnataka High Court.
07 Jun 2013
Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh has assured Arunachal Pradesh of considering more projects under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna (PMGSY) to increase connectivity in this land-locked state.
24 May 2015
New Delhi: To complement the government's ambitious financial inclusion programme, Jan Dhan Yojana, Sebi has suggested a massive scaling up of the National Strategy on Financial Education including by way of greater fund outlays.
24 May 2015
Lucknow: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday asked Pakistan to extend all help in tackling terrorism as it was also a victim of the menance.
17 May 2015
Ulan Bator: India on Sunday announced a USD one billion credit line to Mongolia for infrastructure development as they upgraded their ties to "Strategic Partnership" and agreed to deepen defence cooperation besides exploring potential for tie ups in areas like the civil nuclear sector.
27 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Opposition members in Rajya Sabha on Monday sought to corner the government on the new land bill, specially the consent clause, as the government said it was not possible to return 50 per cent of developed land to farmers after acquiring it.
09 May 2015
Raipur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited Naxal-affected Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh to take stock of socio-economic development initiatives being taken in the state.
06 Jul 2013
Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh pointed out several irregularities in the implementation of road projects in Odisha under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMSY), an official said on Saturday.