01 Nov 2013
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Friday celebrated its state-foundation anniversary as "classical language" day, rejoicing the elevation of Malayalam to the coveted status earlier this year.
20 Nov 2014
Rampur: Uttar Pradesh Minister and senior SP leader Azam Khan on Thursday suggested that all proceeds of the Taj Mahal should be handed over to the Wakf Board of the state.
18 Mar 2015
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has issued a circular asking teachers and school staff not to interact with pupils on social media, phone or through e-mails, a move which it said is intended to check "sexual harassment" of students.
23 Feb 2015
Kolkata: Alarmed by frequent incidents of rhino poaching in north Bengal, the West Bengal government has decided to adopt a two-pronged approach to deal with the menace.
01 Nov 2014
Chandigarh: To exploit the tourism potential of sub-mountain regions of Shivalik hills along its border with Himachal Pradesh, the Punjab government on Friday announced the setting up of the Shivalik (Dhauladhar) Tourism Development Board.
18 Oct 2014
Mumbai: With exit polls predicting BJP coming to power in Maharashtra, a senior leader of the state unit said the final decision on who will be the Chief Minister will be taken by the party's Parliamentary Board.
25 Aug 2014
Kolkata: The West Bengal government has decided to set up an eco-tourism board to project the state as a major tourist destination.
14 Oct 2014
Guwahati: The Assam government and tea stakeholders in the state have requested the Centre to direct the Tea Board to ensure that small tea growers are allowed to set-up mini and micro tea factories within their plantation area.
14 Oct 2014
New Delhi: If the National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) was unable to fulfill its functions and purpose, the Central Government should dissolve it and take over its functions to ensure compliance of the Regional Plan, the Delhi High Court has said.
11 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Suspended chief executive officer of the Censor Board Rakesh Kumar has been granted bail by the Bombay High Court, less then two months after he was arrested on the charge of taking bribes to clear films.