12 Jan 2015
Shivamogga: The state government will help boost rural dairy activities by providing loan at three percent interest rate to all farmers to adopt income generating activities, Minister for Cooperation H S Mahadeva Prasad said.
30 Dec 2014
New Delhi/Kolkata: The NDA government came under fire on Tuesday from the Opposition and also its ally PMK over the ordinance to make changes in Land Acquisition Act with the move being described as "anti-farmer", "unjust" and "deeply disturbing".
19 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The government will soon come up with a new urban plan to decongest Delhi, which includes expansion of metro rail, introduction of circular railway around the capital city and revival of the BRT corridor, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on Friday.
13 Dec 2014
New Delhi: 'Swachh Bharat' campaign is a positive step but could turn a topic for jokes if real work is not done, former Union Minister Jairam Ramesh, who had pushed Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan sanitation drive under UPA, on Sunday said.
28 Jan 2015
Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government on Tuesday decided to set up an e-vigilance system to curb smuggling of the precious red sanders.
20 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA) Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday launched an online monitoring system to check progress on skill development and enhancing livelihood opportunities for urban poor under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana (DAY).
24 Jan 2015
Thiruvanathapuram: As the bar bribe scam charges against K M Mani continue to haunt the UDF government, the Kerala Congress (M) supremo and state Finance Minister on Saturday scoffed at speculations that his resignation was imminent and that his party was being torn asunder by a succession struggle.
28 Jan 2015
New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia was a "well-wisher" of India who would be remembered for his "genuine" affection towards the people of this country.
27 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday said the sudden dissolution of the Planning Commission may be responsible for the delay in Central funds reaching the states, alleging that the central assistance sought for police modernisation in the state is still awaited.
23 Jan 2015
Seoul: South Korea's ruling Saenuri Party leader Lee One-koo was named the country's new prime minister Friday, by President Park Geun-hye's office said. Lee replaces Chung Hon-won, who resigned last year, taking responsibility for a deadly ferry disaster in mid-April that left more than 300 people dead or missing.