22 May 2016
New Delhi: As BJP reaped a rich electoral harvest in Assam after sewing up an alliance with regional parties, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today indicated the party will go the whole hog firming up coalitions in states where it cannot win elections on its own in the future.
18 May 2016
New Delhi: Rejecting Pakistan's objection to a draft bill on map, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju today said it was the duty of the government to ensure that India's geography is projected properly.
19 May 2016
New Delhi: Trying to make things quicker and hassle-free, the power ministry is going the distance by approaching people with a simple half-page application for a new connection, rather than waiting for them to apply, Minister Piyush Goyal yesterday said.
29 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Health Ministry yesterday said that it is geared up to ensure that the single entrance exams for admission to MBBS and BDS courses as directed by the Supreme Court are held successfully despite the "challenges".
14 May 2016
New Delhi: Strongly condemning the killing of two journalists in Bihar and Jharkhand in the past couple of days, the Press Council of India (PCI) has demanded that a special law be enacted to ensure safety of scribes and cases of attacks on them be tried by fast-track courts.
12 May 2016
Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) today withdrew disciplinary charges against Sri Lankan batsman Kusal Perera and lifted the provisional suspension imposed on him for doping.
13 May 2016
Dubai: Former India captain Anil Kumble was today re-appointed ICC Cricket Committee chairman for a second term of three years while his one-time team-mate and batting great Rahul Dravid was named member of the top panel.
18 May 2016
New Delhi: Union Minister Maneka Gandhi yesterday released the draft of National Policy for Women, 2016 which seeks to address emerging challenges confronting women, including protection against cyber crime, security to surrogate mothers and bringing gender sensitivity in family planning policies.
19 May 2016
New Delhi: A court here today rejected the plea of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to stay the proceedings in a criminal defamation case filed against him and five other AAP leaders by Union minister Arun Jaitley.