05 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth was on Friday given a six-month extension in service, third time after he was appointed to the top bureaucratic post.
22 Oct 2014
Rajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh): Yuvajana, Shramika, Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday visited the village in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district where fire at a firecracker-making unit recently claimed 17 lives.
06 Dec 2014
Jammu: Two persons were seriously injured when a domestic help of a woman police constable fired from an AK-47 rifle which he had stolen from the house of his employer, police said on Saturday.
29 Nov 2014
Agartala: The Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), which gives sweeping powers and judicial immunity to security forces in conflict-hit areas, was extended for another six months in Tripura, an official said here on Saturday.
03 Nov 2014
Jaipur: More than 6,000 foreign tourists have flocked to the famous annual Pushkar fair where security arrangements have been reviewed in view of a call threatening a bomb blast received recently. Security arrangements were reviewed after an unidentified caller threatened bomb blast at the fair on Saturday.
23 Sep 2014
Peshawar: At least three people, including a child, were killed and 13 others injured on Tuesday in a blast targeting a security forces convoy in this northwestern Pakistani city. The explosion took place when a convoy of Frontier Corps (FC) was passing through the Saddar Road in Peshawar.
04 Dec 2014
New Delhi: In a move aimed at consolidation of opposition forces, six constituents of the erstwhile 'Janata Parivar' will soon become one party as their leaders on Thursday authorised Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav to work out the "modalities" in that direction.
09 Dec 2014
Patna: In a major decision by the Bihar government on Tuesday all Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) families in the state were brought under the National Food Security Act (NFSA), with the exception of those who pay income tax or are government employees.
03 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Market regulator SEBI has slapped a penalty totaling Rs 8 lakh on six companies for non compliance to applicable norms with regard to online complaint system.
04 Dec 2014
Patna: Banking operations in Bihar was hit on Thursday after Public Sector bank employees in the state joined the relay strike call given by United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) for early signing of wage accord.