26 Nov 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday condoled the death of eminent danseuse Sitara Devi, saying the nation has "lost an accomplished veteran Kathak dancer."
26 Nov 2014
Bengaluru: Bullish on growth of Indian software industry, technology czar N R Narayana Murthy on Wednesday equated India's success in this space with China's emergence as 'the factory of the world'.
18 Nov 2014
Patna: Bollywood playback singer Udit Narayan and cricketer Saba Karim today joined the league of celebrities lending a hand in the 'Swachh Bharat Mission' by cleaning a hospital here.
22 Nov 2014
Kolkata: The central government has asked scientists in northeast India to map and document the biodiversity in Assam's famous Kaziranga National Park.
19 Nov 2014
Aligarh: Uttar Pradesh BJP president Laxmi Kant Bajpai on Tuesday said that Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University Zameer Uddin Shah should either resign or he should be dismissed by the Centre for his alleged controversial statement on granting access to undergraduate girl students to the varsity's library.
04 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund manager Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has postponed the November 11 meeting of its apex decision making body, the Central Board of Trustees (CBT), which was scheduled to discuss and approve audit as well as annual report for 2013-14.
24 Oct 2014
Dehradun: The sacred portals of Gangotri dham, one of the four major Himalayan shrines located in Uttarakhand, were closed for winters on Friday amid chanting of vedic hymns.
01 Nov 2014
Margao: Substitute Riyadh B scored the match winner as Indian Navy beat Tuff Laxmi Prasad SC 3-2 in a Group A quarter-final league match at Raia Panchayat ground here on Saturday.
10 Aug 2014
Mumbai: While there were reports that the government is planning to take back Saif Ali Khan's Padma Shri award, the Bollywood actor's wife Kareena Kapoor has put the rumours to rest by saying that the authorities have sent a letter mentioning they are not taking back the award.
13 Nov 2014
Bengaluru: IT veteran N R Narayana Murthy advocated higher autonomy and less governmental interference in the functioning of educational institutions.