28 Jan 2015
Islamabad: Police in Pakistan's northwest on Tuesday started imparting arms training to teachers to defend themselves in case of a terrorist attack on schools. The government launched the programme following last month's Taliban attack on an army-run school in Peshawar that killed over 140 students and staff.
28 Jan 2015
Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), an ally of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), on Wednesday described the saffron party as as "elder brother" and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be the face of NDA in the coming Bihar polls.
21 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Pursuing the goal of 'Housing for All' by 2022, the government proposes to build more than two crore houses across the country, including for slum-dwellers, under a massive programme to which final shape was given at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
24 Jan 2015
Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Saturday called upon the teachers to work with full commitment and devotion to provide quality teaching to students.
25 Jan 2015
New Delhi: As poll campaign nears a crescendo, BJP's CM candidate Kiran Bedi is counting on heradministrative experience of over three decades as an IPS officer to deliver on her promise of strong governance that can ensure women security, employment and welfare initiatives.
23 Jan 2015
New Delhi: More than 60 percent of LPG customers in the country have joined the ambitious PAHAL scheme for receiving cash subsidy so that they can buy cooking gas (LPG) at market price.
24 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The HRD Ministry has put a spoke in Delhi University's plans to introduce the choice based credit transfer scheme from the coming academic session, raising questions about the preparations made, even though it had itself directed all central varsities to implement it from the said period.
22 Jan 2015
Panipat: The Centre is planning to amend the SABLA scheme, introduced by the UPA government for empowerment of adolescent girls, with the consent of state governments,Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said.
20 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA) Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday launched an online monitoring system to check progress on skill development and enhancing livelihood opportunities for urban poor under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana (DAY).
08 Jan 2015
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank on Thursday doubled to Rs 2 lakh the amount of loan furnished by cooperative banks under the Gold Loan – Bullet Repayment scheme.