28 Aug 2014
Monaco: UEFA president Michel Platini ruled himself out of the running for the FIFA presidency on Friday with the Frenchman opting not to oppose incumbent president Sepp Blatter as head of football’s global governing body.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Wearing helmets for women riding pillion on a two-wheeler is now mandatory in the national capital, though Sikh women have been exempted with the government amending the rule 115 of Delhi Motor Vehicles Rules, 1993.
25 Aug 2014
Berhampur (Odisha): At least 10 primary and upper primary schools in Odisha's Ganjam district with student strength of less than five will be closed down.
23 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court extended till September 5 and 19 respectively the interim bails of former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala and his MLA son Ajay Chautala, who have been sentenced to 10 years in prison in the teachers recruitment scam case.
26 Aug 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Firming up plans to drastically reduce availability of liquor, the Congress-led UDF Government on Tuesday decided to issue notices to hoteliers below the five-star category to shut their bars by September 12.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: In a special drive, Delhi Police prosecuted more than 800 drivers for violating traffic rules, police officials said on Sunday.
20 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government on Wednesday issued draft rules to give the commodity markets regulator FMC more powers to effectively regulate the intermediaries of the commodity derivatives markets.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The government said that all inter-departmental issues related to vigilance and framing of recruitment rules among others need to be sent to a committee formed by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) for quick disposal.
18 Aug 2014
Colombo: Mahela Jayawardene, who retired from Test after a glorious Test career, ruled himself out from entering politics or seeking a coaching position with the national team.
16 Aug 2014
Madurai: Madras High Court bench has ruled that priority given to certain categories during recruitment cannot be treated as reservation and set aside the Sivaganga District Education officer's order, cancelling appointment of a woman graduate Assistant teacher selected under priority.