01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Home Ministry has served notices to more than 10,000 NGOs receiving foreign funds for failing to submit their mandatory annual returns for three consecutive years from 2009 to 2012.
30 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Government has decided to come up with a Renewable Energy Act to streamline power generation, supply and tariff and help attract more investment.
30 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Amid complaints of rising illegal imports of fireworks from China ahead of Diwali, the government on Monday said that possession and sale of imported fireworks is "illegal and punishable". It has been brought to the notice of the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) that fireworks of foreign origin were illegally brought into India under false declarations, the ministry said in a statement.
24 Sep 2014
Patna: Plagued by shortage of hands, a member of Bihar Human Rights Commission (BHRC) has proposed amendment of the Protection of Human Rights Act (PHRA), 1993 to induct persons as ex-officio and deemed members on the lines of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC).
27 Sep 2014
Chennai: The conviction of AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in the 18 year-old disproportionate assets case has come as a rude shock to the ruling party, casting a doubt over the 66 year-old leader's political future ahead of the 2016 assembly polls.
13 Sep 2014
Puducherry: Supreme Court Judge, Justice S J Mukhopadhaya on Saturday called upon lawyers, medical personnel, students and other sections of society to acquaint themselves with provisions of various legislations and then generate legal awareness among people for whom the laws were meant to ensure their protection and to promote their welfare.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Are you a fan of Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan? Here is your chance to share the screen with him. Beverage brand Mountain Dew is on the lookout for heroes who live by the philosophy of ‘Darr Ke Aage Jeet Hai’. To find them, it has launched a campaign in association with Hrithik's upcoming movie ‘Bang Bang’, said a statement.
20 Sep 2014
Mumbai: While girls are swooning over Pakistani sensation Fawad Khan and his ‘Khoobsurat’ performance, actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana says the new Bollywood entrant is an ‘eyecandy who can act’.
25 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday declared as unconstitutional the National Tax Tribunal (NTT) Act under which a tribunal was set up to decide tax-related cases by taking away jurisdiction of high courts in such matters.
24 Sep 2014
New Delhi: To avoid congestion of its e-filing system, the Corporate Affairs Ministry has asked companies to make their statutory filings well in time.