The Federation of All Odisha Traders’ Association (FAOTA) on Saturday urged the public to boycott Chinese products in the wake of the growing tension between India and the neighbouring country.
Sitaram Yechury said this will make sure that the government of the day is held accountable for its actions and policies.
The Madras High Court has ordered the issuance of notice to authorities of TANGEDCO and TANTRANSCO Ltd on a petition seeking suspension of power supply to high tension lines at two places here to enable the transportation of a vacuum chamber to the Sathish Dhawan Space Centre (SHAR) at Sriharikota.
The predictions are based on analysis of the Indian government's exemplar development, Bhendi Bazaar, a 16.5-acre site in Mumbai that has been put forward as a flagship of the proposed new 'smart' cities.
Calling the Goods and Services Tax (GST) a "great step towards transparency," Textile and Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani urged the business community to become a part of this historic tax reform.
A woman claiming to be the biological daughter of Sanjay Gandhi, son of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, has approached the Bombay High Court seeking a stay on filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar's upcoming film 'Indu Sarkar'.
US officials have acknowledged that there have been inconsistencies in the American description of Jammu and Kashmir.
Sanjay Kothari, chairman of the Public Enterprises Selection Board, has been appointed secretary and senior journalist Ashok Malik press secretary to President-elect Ram Nath Kovind.
According to the defence spokesperson, Pakistani troops initiated unprovoked firing on Indian Army posts in Sunderbani sector around 6:05 pm.
Besides, Indian Institute of Management - Kozhikode has also been accused of extending GPF-cum-pension scheme to its employees without government approval.
On the second day of his three-day Rajasthan tour, BJP president Amit Shah was greeted by seers, who came from all over the state to pay him a visit.
NHAI has ordered an enquiry into the allegations of bribes to media persons.
Senior journalist Ashok Malik has been named as Press Secretary to Kovind.
She announced that her party would hold an "Oust BJP from India" programme from August 9 to August 30 after alleging that the BJP had "failed on all fronts".
The Pentagon has encouraged India and China to engage in a direct dialogue free of any 'coercive aspects'.
India plans to seek an explanation from Philip Morris International Inc about its marketing practices after Reuters reported that the tobacco giant used tactics that government officials say flout the country's law.
The fishermen from Nagapattinam district were arrested for fishing off Neduntheevu near the Sri Lankan coast and have been taken to Kangesanthurai port.
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi further said that there is a "systematic capture of India's democratic institutions. By the PM, bureaucrats and the RSS".
The Janata Dal (United) hit back at a senior Rashtriya Janata Dal leader who ruled out Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav's resignation over a graft case and made light of the party's claim of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's "sacrifice" in forming the anti-BJP coalition in Bihar.
Secretary General of World Customs Organisation (WCO) Kunio Mikuriya on Friday appreciated the reforms undertaken by the government in the taxation system, including implementation of GST.
Former Cabinet secretary TSR Subramanian on Friday said that he regrets having allowed Genetically Modified (GM) cotton in the country over two decades ago.
A parliamentary panel on Friday questioned top officials of the home ministry on various aspects of the national security and the privacy issues related to the Aadhar card, officials said.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday announced Rs 42 crore as a dedicated fund for preservation of the state's cultural heritage.
The BJP on Friday criticised Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi over his allegations against the Modi government on its Kashmir policy, saying these are 'absolutely incorrect and utterly irresponsible'.
The Comptroller and Auditor General on Friday termed a request from the Bangalore airport operator to the government to waive more than Rs 9 crore owed by the now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines as 'untenable' and an 'undue favour'.