28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The first meeting of the Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the controversial Insurance Bill will be held on September fourth
28 Aug 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan's Health Ministry has said that if new funds are not arranged for the delayed anti-polio campaign, it is likely to halt after two months.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Resorting to mandatory obligation under the Lokpal Act, Narendra Modi government on Wednesday decreed that all the Central government employees need to declare their assets and liabilities and those of their spouses and dependent children as part of the anti-corruption drive under the Act.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed as ‘premature’ a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill that was passed by parliament to replace the existing collegium system for the appointment of judges to the higher judiciary.
19 Aug 2014
Mumbai: The Jet Airways management is likely to hold talks with its pilots, who have threatened to launch an agitation over non-payment of salary arrears of about Rs 100 crore, on Wednesday.
22 Aug 2014
Panaji: Members of various civil societies in Goa on Friday demanded that reforms in the proposed Goa Police Bill need to be discussed at grassroot level including in Gram Sabhas and municipal meetings.
24 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Idea Cellular has launched a mobile wallet service Idea Money which allows customers to conduct transactions like prepaid mobile recharges, DTH recharges, utility bill payments and money transfers.
21 Aug 2014
Washington: Former president George W Bush took the popular ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in support of Lou Gehrig's disease research and challenged his Democratic predecessor Bill Clinton to do the same.
19 Aug 2014
New Delhi: All India Women's Congress president Shobha Oza on Monday said the BJP government was reluctant to table the Women's Reservation Bill in Parliament and this was in stark contrast to its election manifesto that stressed on women's emancipation.
18 Aug 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday sought more changes in the revised Goods and Services Tax Bill while maintaining her opposition to the powers being given to the GST Council, saying they override supremacy of state and Central legislatures.