New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Despite being declared polio-free by the World Health Organization (WHO), India has not let its guard down and is screening passengers from neighbouring countries where the disease is still endemic, officials said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:46:10 PM
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) The CPI-M Wednesday called for radical electoral reforms, saying the BJP was winning legislative majorities with just a third or less percentage of popular support.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:46:09 PM
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Over three years ago, the Supreme Court had described as "disingenuous" the then UPA government's argument, now being parroted by the Narendra Modi government, that the "confidentiality" clause in the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) between India and Germany came in the way of disclosing names of those who had parked their black money in Liechtenstein's LGT Bank.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:44:03 PM
Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) The central government will commemorate Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's birth anniversary Oct 31 as "National Integration Day", Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar announced here Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:42:09 PM
Kochi, Oct 22 (IANS) Smart City Kochi, Kerala government's prestigious IT project, has received complete environmental clearance, a top official of the project said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:36:08 PM
New Delhi Oct 22 (IANS) Oil exploration companies engaged in deep-water and ultra-deep water discoveries, like Reliance Industries, will have to wait till the New Year for the government to spell out the new formula for their gas prices.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:34:03 PM
Lucknow, Oct 22 (IANS) They are Hindu Sindhis who migrated from Pakistan long after partition. Some of them have been around for more than half a century but Indian citizenship has been a distant dream. Now, it is within grasp as the union home ministry has begun tabulating data on them as a precursor to granting them citizenship.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:24:08 PM
Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed Wednesday's trade up 211.58 points (provisional) or 0.80 percent as auto stocks surged.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:22:08 PM
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Mobile advertising is steadily gathering steam this festive season and is expected to touch Rs.430 crore ($70 million) in 2014. Experts feel that in the coming days mobile advertising will play an important role in driving growth in the digital advertising space.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:20:07 PM
Guwahati, Oct 22 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Wednesday asked the commander-in-chief of the anti-talk faction of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), Paresh Baruah, to join mainstream politics.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:18:03 PM
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