26 May 2015
New Delhi: State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) on Tuesday reported 52 percent fall in standalone net profit at Rs 888.35 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2015.
26 May 2015
Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has hailed as 'positive and result-oriented' the tenure of Prime Minister Narendra Modi whose government completed one year in office on Tuesday.
20 May 2015
Washington: NASA's new Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) mission to map global soil moisture and detect whether soils are frozen or thawed has begun science operations.
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: A Chief Ministers' panel working on different aspects of Swachh Bharat Mission including suggesting ways to rope in private players and setting up an institutional mechanism, will finalise its report by June-end.
20 May 2015
New Delhi: Subscribers of BSNL's pre-paid 2G and 3G services will get unused mobile Internet data added to their plans when they go for next recharge.
18 May 2015
Mumbai: The government has allocated Rs 5,000 crore for the growth of Department of AYUSH and launched an independent National AYUSH Mission aimed at capacity building for the sector.
12 May 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday led a high-level delegation to Afghanistan to address thorny issues of peace talks with the Taliban and increasing border security.
01 Sep 2011
In order to bring more transparency in the ‘Bharat Saakshar Mission’, the Centre is going to start a portal which will have the details of the entire auditing of the mission. The Centre had launched ‘Saakshar Bharat Mission’ in 2009 to reduce illiteracy, particularly among adult women by 2012. It aims at making 7 crore adults literate which includes 6 crore women of above 15 years of age.
16 May 2015
Mumbai: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi having issued a call for "Swachh Bharat Abhiyan", a newly-wed girl has insisted that there should be a toilet in her in-laws' house, placing basic sanitation needs much ahead of jewellery and other wedding presents.
04 May 2015
Shimla: Nearly 50,000 women from below poverty line in Himachal Pradesh have been covered under the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) through 9,146 self help groups, an official said here on Monday.