22 Aug 2012
Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Wednesday said bidding process for coal block allocation could not be implemented due to stringent opposition from five coal-rich states like Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and West Bengal.
15 Sep 2016
New Delhi: After 10 days of continuous celebration and fiesta, the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi comes to an end with Visharjan, or the immersion of the idols. Ganesh Chaturthi, the birthday of Lord Ganesh, is amongst those occasions when the whole nation dips into fervour of festivity.
06 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Holding simultaneous national and state elections in the country, the brainchild of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seems to have found support from the none other than the first citizen himself.
17 Feb 2015
New Delhi: With aggressive bidding for coal blocks likely to continue on the fourth day, the government on Tuesday said that poor states would benefit from the auction.
08 Apr 2016
Srinagar: Local students at National Institute of Technology (NIT) opposed most of the demands of outstation students, including that for permanent presence of central security forces, saying it will make the campus vulnerable to disturbance.
01 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Shares of Idea Cellular and Bharti Airtel plunged up to 9 per cent on Thursday after RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani announced free voice calling and cheaper data tariffs for Jio customers.
17 Sep 2016
Geneva: India lost its appeal at the World Trade Organization in a dispute over solar power on Friday, failing to overturn a US complaint that New Delhi had discriminated against importers in the Indian solar power sector.
07 Sep 2016
Washington: A major opinion poll of thousands of voters in all the 50 American states showed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton with leads in key states enough to claim victory in the November 8 elections.
14 Sep 2016
Washington: The United States and Israel have reached final agreement on a record $ 38 billion package of US military aid and the new 10-year pact is expected to be signed as early as Wednesday, sources close to the matter told Reuters.
30 Apr 2016
New Delhi: A court here yesterday ordered the framing of charges against former parliamentarian, industrialist and senior Congress leader Naveen Jindal, former union minister of state for coal Dasari Narayan Rao, former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda and others in a coal block case allegedly involving the Jindal Group.