Chandigarh, Dec 15 (IANS) The administration of this union territory (UT) will spend Rs.4.65 crore (Rs.46.5 million) on the maintenance and construction of government schools and colleges, a senior official said here Tuesday.
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 1:44:37 PM
Panaji, Dec 15 (IANS) While Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat says there 'is no question' of allowing new mining leases in the state, official documents submitted in the assembly Tuesday show there are 246 applications for new leases.
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 1:03:36 PM
Raipur, Dec 15 (IANS) Mineral-rich Chhattisgarh is expected to start mining for diamonds in two-three years with a host of domestic and global players having prospected for this precious allotrope of carbon in seven districts, Chief Minister Raman Singh has said.
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 12:51:31 PM
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) A benchmark index of the Indian equities markets slid into the negative around Tuesday noon as other Asian markets were depressed.
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 12:47:59 PM
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) Employees of state-run banks throughout the country will go on a one-day strike Wednesday to protest against a proposed move to consolidate public sector banks.
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 12:17:14 PM
Mumbai, Dec 15 (IANS) A key Indian equities index slipped slightly from its opening high Tuesday and was ruling 40 points higher after about 10 minutes of trade.
Tuesday, December 15, 2009 10:29:27 AM
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Drinking in public places in the national capital will now invite a hefty fine, and in addition if you are a nuisance then a three-month jail term will be slapped, according to a new bill passed Monday.
Monday, December 14, 2009 10:55:29 PM
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) The Delhi government has fined Tata Motors Rs.4 crore for failing to ensure proper maintenance of its low-floor buses and directed the firm to undertake a comprehensive check-up of 950 low-floor buses by January 2010.
Monday, December 14, 2009 9:45:47 PM
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) At a time when spiralling food prices are burning a hole in citizens' collective pocket, the Delhi government Monday introduced two bills - to tax television through DTH (Direct to Home) services and to increase taxes on some goods, including household items.
Monday, December 14, 2009 9:25:06 PM
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Monday passed a bill to transfer all pending cases under the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices National Commission (MRTPC) to a tribunal set up under the Competition Commission Act.
Monday, December 14, 2009 9:13:00 PM
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