04 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Delhi government is contemplating to bring down the legal drinking age for beer from the existing 25 to 21 years, with the Excise Department preparing a proposal in this regard.
13 Apr 2015
Chandigarh: Aiming to include Yoga and moral education in the school curriculum, Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma on Monday constituted Guidance Board and Education Advisory Committee, that includes RSS ideologue Dinanath Batra as member.
13 Apr 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Monday decided to give "status equivalent to Cabinet Minister" to Ramdev, who has been appointed as the state's brand ambassador to promote yoga and ayurveda.
29 Aug 2014
Chandigarh: Miffed at snapping power supply "unilaterally", Haryana government on Friday threatened to take legal action against Adani Power Limited (APL) by charging it with the "breaching terms" of power purchase contract.
19 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The AAP government in Delhi on Thursday hiked the water tariff by 10 per cent about a month after it announced a free-water scheme for people in the national capital.
13 May 2015
Chandigarh: An inquiry commission headed by a retired Supreme Court judge will probe the alleged irregularities during the 10-year Congress rule in Haryana including controversial land deals involving Robert Vadra.
02 Jun 2015
New Delhi: In another round of bitter confrontation, Lt Governor Najeeb Jung today questioned Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's decision to induct five police officers from Bihar in its elite Anti-Corruption Branch, triggering sharp reaction from the AAP government.
07 Apr 2015
Chandigarh: Light to moderate rain lashed many parts of Punjab and Haryana on Tuesday, increasing worries of farmers whose crops had already suffered damage due to heavy spell of showers and hailstorm last month.
25 Jun 2014
Ahmedabad: Amid delayed monsoon and reports of increasing shortage of water in several parts of Gujarat, the state Water Supply and Sewerage Board (GWSSB) on Tuesday launched a toll-free helpline for people living in five districts.
18 Mar 2015
New Delhi: With the approach of the summer months and to deal with the high demand for power which the city faces in the hot season, an action plan has been drawn up by the Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-headed Delhi Dialogue Commission (DDC), an advisory body of the AAP government.