05 Jan 2015
Hyderabad: The Centre on Monday nominated former cricketer VVS Laxman, badminton chief national coach Pullela Gopichand, chess player Koneru Humpy, eminent playback singer S P Balasubrahmanyam and other icons as brand ambassadors for the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign.
08 Jan 2015
Patna: Faced with sharp attack by the opposition BJP over deterioration in law and order situation in Bihar, Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday presided a high level meeting of the police brass and directed for stern measures to contain crime.
28 Dec 2014
Jammu: Over 550 incidents of ceasefire violations by Pakistan occurred this year, the highest since the truce came into force in 2003, with the Indo-Pak border witnessing the worst such escalation during August to October which left 13 people, including 2 security personnel dead, and thousands displaced.
22 Dec 2014
Srinagar: Brushing aside the criticism by the Parliamentary panel for not taking sufficient measures on the forewarning about "more than normal" heavy showers, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said there was no forewarning of the recent floods in the state.
22 Dec 2014
Srinagar: Counting of votes for the five-phased assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir will be undertaken on Tuesday, with the authorities finalising all arrangements to ensure smooth conclusion of the poll process of the 12th Legislative Assembly.
16 Dec 2014
Erode: Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) chief Dr S Ramadoss on Tuesday exuded confidence that his party would form government in Tamil Nadu after the assembly polls in 2016 with the help of like minded parties "as it is the only alternative to DMK and AIADMK."
25 Dec 2014
Jammu: Asserting that it has several options, the BJP on Thursday said it will play a "crucial" role whoever forms the government in Jammu and Kashmir.
10 Dec 2014
Kolkata: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) would shortly come out with guidelines on refinance ofexisting projects as demanded by the industry, its deputy governor S S Mundra said on Wednesday.
07 Jan 2015
New Delhi: With no headway being made in government formation, Jammu and Kashmir may be inching towards a spell of Governor's rule as no political party appeared to be in a position to cobble up numbers.
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah on Monday constituted a five-member committee headed by its senior leader S S Ahluwalia to visit and review the conditions of tribal victims of NDFB (S) violence in Assam in relief camps.