20 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The ceramic factories in Uttar Pradesh's Khurja city on Monday came under the lens of the National Green Tribunal, which sought response from the UP government and Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) on a plea seeking their closure.
05 Feb 2015
Chandigarh: Haryana government on Thursday said a proposal has been prepared to develop Kurukshetra as a tourist hub of global level.
11 Mar 2015
Berhampur: People from far-off places of Odisha and neighbouring Andhra Pradesh along with their children made a beeline for Tara Tarini Temple in Ganjam district on the occasion of Chaitra Mela that began on Tuesday.
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.
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.
21 Mar 2015
Patna: Nearly 300 persons were arrested so far in the anti-cheating operations across the state, even as Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has admitted that reports of rampant use of unfair means in the ongoing matriculation examination has sullied the image of the state.
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.
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.
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.