02 Sep 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: The nation-wide strike called by central trade unions on Friday hit normal life in Left-ruled Kerala with public transport vehicles staying off the roads and shops and business establishments downing shutters.
28 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Aiming to provide next level of ease of doing business in India, the government on Wednesday said it will soon put in place transparency in public procurement of green products.
24 Aug 2016
New Delhi: In a bid to maintain transparency and fairness in awarding the lucrative IPL media rights, the BCCI has told Sony Max to join the bidding process with other interested bidders.
03 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Justice J Chelameswar, one of the five senior most judges of the Supreme Court, did not take part in Collegium's meeting yesterday to discuss various issues including the Memorandum of Procedure(MoP).
31 Oct 2012
Asserting that public procurement is vulnerable to corruption, the Central Vigilance Commission has suggested more accountability and probity by all departments concerned in this domain.
06 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Terrorists and insurgents are getting "public support" in some parts of the country and unless this is stopped, India will continue to get hit by acts of terrorism, a report prepared by the elite counter-terror force NSG has said.
17 Sep 2016
Chennai: Life was back to normal in Tamil Nadu on Saturday following a peaceful dawn-to-dusk shutdown Friday on the Cauvery waters dispute, marred only by the death of a self-immolation victim.
02 Sep 2016
Washington: Residents in Florida's coastal areas were issued warnings to brace themselves for hurricane Hermine, the first to hit the US state since 2005.
15 Dec 2015
New Delhi: In a key digitisation initiative, the government today put the entire registration process of NGOs for receiving foreign funds online.
19 Aug 2016
New York: A Venus-like exoplanet may have atmosphere with oxygen but not life, researchers report, adding that their magma ocean-atmosphere model can help solve the puzzle of how Venus evolved over time.