05 Feb 2016
Paris: Tropical forests reclaiming land cleared for agriculture or livestock not only grow quickly, but absorb far more Co2 from the atmosphere than old-growth trees, according to a study.
03 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Former Australia batsman Brad Hodge was yesterday named coach of the newly-unveiled IPL team Gujarat Lions, which will make its debut under Suresh Raina's captaincy this season.
02 Feb 2016
Gandhinagar: A day after Supreme Court rapped it for non-implementation of National Food Security Act, Gujarat government today said it is prepared to implement the Act.
02 Feb 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government will bring a new act under the tourism policy 2016 to ensure the safety and security of tourists.
30 Jan 2016
Chennai: The Madras High Court has directed government pleader STS Moorthy to produce the copy of the proposed draft amendment to amend the penalty clause in Schedule VII of Section 191 and 202(5) of Chennai City Municipal Corporation Act,1919 with regard to illegal sewage connections.
20 Jan 2016
Patna: The Opposition BJP yesterday dared 'bechara Mukhya Mantri' (helpless Chief Minister) Nitish Kumar to act against the ruling party MLAs allegedly involved in criminal activities to make it clear that 'rule of law is prevalent in Bihar'.
16 Jan 2016
United Nations: India has challenged the world body to rise above the differences of its members over fighting terrorism and adopt an international convention to unitedly combat the spreading menace.
18 Jan 2016
Bengaluru: Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan said today the NDA government would act on the Ram temple issue on the basis of the Supreme Court verdict and not on pro-Ram Mandir rhetoric of saffron leaders.
21 Nov 2015
Pune: Former President Pratibha Patil today said the weaker sections of the society can always draw strength from the Constitution, while drafting which Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar laid emphasis on equality.
09 Jan 2016
Washington: US feels that time has come for Pakistan to walk the talk on the promises it made – both in public and in private conversations - that there would be no discrimination in its action against terrorist networks and bring the perpetrators of the Pathankot attack to justice.