23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Donations made by individuals to the Clean Ganga Fund would be eligible for income tax exemption as per the Finance Bill 2015, Lok Sabha was informed on Thursday.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Flooding telecom regulator TRAI with their petitions, proponents of Net Neutrality have submitted more than 10 lakh petitions to 'keep internet free' -- a day before the deadline ends for submission of comments on a consultation paper in this regard.
17 Apr 2015
Siliguri: The cycle rally organized by Indian Army to create awareness on social issues reached Siliguri town on Friday after covering a distance of around 2,000 kilometres.
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: An AAP volunteer who claimed he had unsuccessfully tried to prevent the farmer from ending his life at Wednesday's rally at Jantar Mantar said he had little time to mount a rescue even as he blamed the policemen for not helping him.
22 Apr 2015
Srinagar: With tourist arrivals in Jammu and Kashmir "hitting the bottom", a trade body on Wednesday urged Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to take charge of the promotional activities himself to revive the tourism sector.
17 Apr 2015
New York: Elderly people are increasingly turning to aspirin to protect themselves from heart ailments and cancer, reveals a new survey.The national-level survey suggests that more than half of the older adults in the US are now taking a daily dose of aspirin, even though its use is not recommended by the Food and Drug Administration for most people who have not yet had a heart attack or stroke.
21 Apr 2015
Dehradun: The annual Chardham yatra commenced on Tuesday with the opening of the sacred portals of the Himalayan shrines of Gangotri and Yamunotri after a six-month winter break.
18 Apr 2015
New York: Finding itself at the receiving end of the 'net neutrality' debate, Facebook said its Internet.org platform has benefitted "millions" of people on RCOM network in India and it is open for all mobile operators.
14 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The government aims to bring down transmission losses to save 200 billion units, or 10 percent of the power consumption achieved, in the next five years, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday.
13 Apr 2015
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday called for effective measures to ensure that the river Ganga flows uninterruptedly and suggested removal of silt at Farakka dam among the steps in this regard.