July 26, 2017 05:20 PM IST
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that the rains will increase to 98 percent of long-term average in July vs the earlier predictin of 96 percent
- July 26, 2017 05:18 PM IST
Arun Jaitley had filed another defamation case after Jethmalani said he used derogatory work on the instructions of Kejriwal
- July 26, 2017 05:16 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh's aim to generate 8 percent of state's power from renewable source is in line India's target of reaching 170 GW of renewable energy capacity by 2022, of which 100 GW is to be generated from solar power.
- July 26, 2017 05:04 PM IST
In a move to prevent harassment of women, the government has decided to make registration of marriages compulsory
- July 26, 2017 04:58 PM IST
Congress leader Anand Sharma criticised Kovind for equating Mahatma Gandhi with Deen Dayal Upadhyay.
- July 26, 2017 03:53 PM IST
Joint Registrar Pankaj Gupta directed the chief minister to deposit the fine amount while granting him two more weeks to file his response.
- July 26, 2017 03:37 PM IST
Seven separatists were arrested in connection with a long-running probe by the NIA into terror funding activities through hawala dealers across borders in the Kashmir Valley.
- July 26, 2017 02:52 PM IST
- July 26, 2017 02:38 PM IST
With the intention of making engineering students more employable, the government has made it mandatory for each student to complete a minimum of three internships during their under-graduation.
- July 26, 2017 02:05 PM IST
Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat submit the maximum proposals under PMAY(U); UP, Rajasthan, Maharashtra need to do more
- July 26, 2017 02:01 PM IST
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said a special drive was launched by all zonal railways from April 1 to June 30 to conduct checks in mass contact areas.
- July 26, 2017 01:57 PM IST
Marshall Bouton, a senior fellow with the Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI), said he hopes the two leaders have "the imagination" to see beyond the current differences and try and build a different kind of economic relationship.
- July 26, 2017 01:49 PM IST
However, Jaitley who was present in the House, did not respond even as the Opposition members insisted for clarification from him on the issue.
- July 26, 2017 01:43 PM IST
Making a forceful statement in the Lok Sabha, Swaraj said the government will continue its efforts to trace the Indians till it gets evidence that they were dead.
- July 26, 2017 01:03 PM IST
Agriculture Insurance Company of India Limited (AIC) is given the responsibility to offer agriculture insurance schemes to those in need. It is run by the Government of India.
- July 26, 2017 12:58 PM IST
The DGCA has notified all the airlines in India to keep Hindi publications alongside English ones in all their flights.
- July 26, 2017 12:46 PM IST
The first batch of supplementary demands for grants for 2017-18 include 61 grants and 3 appropriations, according to the supplementary demands for grants. "Approval of the Parliament is sought to authorise gross additional expenditure of Rs 11,166.18 crore.
- July 26, 2017 12:45 PM IST
A single smart card will facilitate smooth scale to different modes of transportation by the commuters, by cutting down the need to buy a ticket every time one switches from one mode of travel to another.
- July 26, 2017 12:31 PM IST
Besides Karnataka and West Bengal, two Congress-led states of Punjab and Puducherry took a stand opposite to the Central government which had said that Right to Privacy is a common law right and not a Fundamental Right.
- July 26, 2017 12:25 PM IST
The prime minister posted pictures of the meeting on his Twitter account, one of which showed him apparently presenting a copy of the Constitution to the president. "Called on Rashtrapati ji this morning," Modi tweeted. Kovind assumed office as 14th President yesterday.
- July 26, 2017 12:05 PM IST
According to the first provisional list of speakers for the General Debate of the 72nd session of the General Assembly, Swaraj will address the high-level session on the morning of September 23. She had addressed the General Debate last year as well.
- July 26, 2017 11:38 AM IST
IUC is important not only from the perspective of operators as it gives them a revenue stream, but it is also a key component of voice tariffs and, therefore, also has a bearing on consumers’ monthly bills.
- July 26, 2017 11:31 AM IST
"All the steps that the Indian government is taking, whether it is around the whole digital journey across government and other sectors, whether it is around what they're doing in each individual states, as well is what they're doing around the new BPM policy," Keshav Murugesh, Global CEO of WNS, a global business process outsourcing player, told PTI.
- July 26, 2017 10:43 AM IST
Even though the rural development ministry has the details of about 85 percent NREGA workers, bank accounts of only 50 percent of the workers have been linked with Aadhaar number.
- July 26, 2017 10:27 AM IST
A fierce border standoff in Bhutan's Doklam region — triggered by a Chinese road construction project in a disputed area and a Bhutanese request for Indian help — is now entering its second month with soldiers from both sides engaged in skirmishes. But a new confrontation in the relationship is arising as New Delhi is growing concerned about a Chinese naval presence in its own backyard: the Indian Ocean.