02 Sep 2014
Shillong: In a relief to thousands of people dependent on coal for their livelihood, an expert committee constituted by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has given consent for transportation of extracted coal under strict environmental guidelines in six districts of Meghalaya.
01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Amidst a row over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's planned interaction with students on Teachers' Day, Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Monday said that the participation of students in the event was "voluntary".
31 Aug 2014
Kyoto: Japan on Sunday agreed to work with India in developing a treatment for the Sickle Cell Anaemia after Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought help for finding remedy to the deadly disease commonly found among tribals in India.
28 Aug 2014
Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday unveiled what it said was the first smartwatch capable of making and receiving calls without a mobile phone nearby, in the South Korean firm's latest effort to find a new growth driver.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Telecom gear maker Nokia has partnered Samsung to provide its maps and location services to Tizen-powered smart devices by the Korean electronics giant.
23 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Actress Diana Penty, who debuted with ‘Cocktail’ on Friday stole the limelight as a show stopper for designer Rocky S at Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2014.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Artworks by eminent modern Indian artists like Jehangir Sabavala, K G Subramanyan, M F Husain and S H Raza among others are set to go under the hammer in the first live auction in over a decade by Saffronart here.
17 Jun 2013
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, facing heat over links of his office staff with a woman arrested in a cheating case, got a further jolt with leader of opposition VS Achuthanandan on Sunday demanding that he should step down and order a judicial probe.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Mother Dairy in collaboration with SBI on Wednesday launched a smart-card, which can be used to purchase products from its outlets instead of paying in cash.
27 Aug 2014
Hyderabad: YSR Congress President Y S Jaganmohan Reddy's strategy to pin down the TDP-led government backfired in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly as he himself earned the wrath of the Speaker, while two of his party MLAs faced suspension from the House.