July 25, 2017 12:29 PM IST
Pranab Mukherjee will hand over the reins of the position of the head of the state after a tenure of five years
- July 25, 2017 12:25 PM IST
"Gradually, Uttar Pradesh will be giving tough fight to developed states like Gujarat and Maharashtra. And, I am confident enough that we will be able to bring investments in the state in an year's time, which was together brought in the last five years," UP Industrial Development Minister Satish Mahana told PTI in an interview.
- July 25, 2017 12:10 PM IST
Updates from the swearing-in ceremony of Ram Nath Kovind.
- July 25, 2017 12:08 PM IST
It proposes hefty penalties for traffic violations, a ten-fold increase in accident compensation, check bogus driving license, vehicle thefts and regulate of taxi aggregators such as Ola and Uber
- July 25, 2017 11:31 AM IST
After offering floral tributes at the Mahatma's memorial, the 71-year-old leader returned to his 10, Akbar Road residence.
- July 25, 2017 10:50 AM IST
The fund will be utilised to strengthen the technology, product and design teams.
- July 25, 2017 10:34 AM IST
Professor Yash Pal became a household name with his informative science show 'Turning Point' broadcast on Doordarshan during the 90s
- July 25, 2017 10:21 AM IST
The staff count remained flat from the March quarter at around 84,000 employees. This is the third straight quarter when it has not seen a surge in hiring.
- July 25, 2017 08:57 AM IST
Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, Union Ministers, Governors, Chief Ministers, Ambassadors and other diplomats, MPs and senior civil and military officers will be among those present.
- July 25, 2017 08:20 AM IST
Kovind, the second Dalit leader to become the President, defeated Opposition's candidate Meira Kumar with a huge margin of 65.5 percent votes in the Electoral College.
- July 24, 2017 10:29 PM IST
It will stage demonstrations at all the 42 major markets across Delhi to "raise awareness on the adverse effects" of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on the people, Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken said at a press conference.
- July 24, 2017 10:22 PM IST
Altaf Ahmed Shah, popularly known as Altaf Fantoosh, was in the custody of the Jammu and Kashmir Police, who had put him in preventive detention earlier this month.
- July 24, 2017 10:04 PM IST
The company stock closed 1.48 per cent higher at Rs 1,155.25 on the BSE, which rallied 0.68 percent to close a new high of 32,245.87.
- July 24, 2017 09:53 PM IST
The leftist faction said the opposition will not be silenced by its such "undemocratic" tactics.
- July 24, 2017 09:52 PM IST
Union minister Maneka Gandhi said the platform will cater to central government employees in the beginning and thereafter, its ambit will be widened to include the private sector as well.
- July 24, 2017 09:50 PM IST
The government is considering giving telecom companies more time to pay for the spectrum they bought, in a bid to give relief to the sector reeling under massive debt and profitability issues, according to an official source.
- July 24, 2017 09:48 PM IST
The Foreign Office claimed that Indian forces resorted to "unprovoked firing" on Leepa Sector on July 21 which killed Umair (12) and injured three civilians in Gheekot village.
- July 24, 2017 09:36 PM IST
For Axis Bank and ICICI Bank, the agency expects the pace of bad loan formation to decline materially from the very high levels seen fiscal 2017, but to remain elevated.
- July 24, 2017 09:14 PM IST
The Prime Minister's Office had sent over 58 files, the Ministry of External Affairs sent 200 such files, the Ministry of Home Affairs sent 37 and the cabinet secretariat sent nine, said Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma.
- July 24, 2017 09:12 PM IST
India will stay ahead of China on the growth curve in 2017 and 2018, said the International Monetary Fund (IMF) while retaining the country's GDP forecast at 7.2 percent for the current fiscal.
- July 24, 2017 09:10 PM IST
The department's top boss said this when asked to clarify if it was mandatory for Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) to provide the details of their foreign bank accounts in certain return forms like the ITR-2.
- July 24, 2017 09:04 PM IST
Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan in a written reply in Rajya Sabha said that the compliance with environmental norms in thermal power plants was monitored by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).
- July 24, 2017 09:01 PM IST
The Income Tax returns filed after November 8 last year were scrutinised against their earlier tax compliance following which these cases were detected.
- July 24, 2017 08:58 PM IST
The outgoing President stressed on the importance of education and said that the higher educational institutions in the country must promote "innovative thinking" and "autonomy of the mind".
- July 24, 2017 08:36 PM IST
Grant Thorton says the confidence in Indian businesses is backed by a buoyant economy and continued reforms