07 Apr 2012
The Centre on Saturday said it is confident of commissioning the first unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project to generate 1,000 MW of power in two months as 99 percent of its works are over.
28 May 2016
Puducherry: Former union minister V. Narayanasamy today was elected as the Congress Legislature Party leader in Puducherry and will be the union territory's next chief minister.
06 Jun 2016
Puducherry: Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister V Narayanasamy was today sworn in as the tenth Chief Minister of Puducherry.
08 Dec 2015
New Delhi: An advocate today moved a sessions court challenging the order dismissing his criminal complaint seeking registration of FIR against Union Minister V K Singh for his alleged 'dog' remarks in the aftermath of burning of two Dalit children in Haryana.
17 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Anxious about the rise in global terrorism and frequent strikes including in neighbourhood, Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday urged all Chief Ministers to rise above political affiliations and keep national security "paramount" while countering the terror menace.
23 Nov 2015
Kolkata: "There are a lot of things to eat in this country but not cow," Union Minister Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti said here while stressing that it was the 'duty' of state governments to ban cow slaughter.
23 Aug 2016
Panaji: Abrogation of Article 370, which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir, will happen in due course of time, but right now the priority is to bring normalcy and restore peace in the troubled state, Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Ahir said on Monday.
28 Aug 2016
New Delhi: There is a need to educate youth in Kashmir against those working with vested interest to harm the country's unity, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Sunday, observing that those instigating the youth for so called 'Jihaad' have kept their own children in safe havens.
24 Dec 2011
As Team Anna gears up for the three-day fast in Mumbai, Government on Saturday said the Lokpal Bill cannot be passed by "someone on the streets or in maidans" and it would deal with the issue with "an iron hand".
23 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Union Minister Gen (retd) V K Singh's daughter today joined the agitation of ex-servicemen here to express support to their "just" demand on the long-pending 'One Rank One Pension (OROP)' and suggested that her father, former Army Chief, should also do so.