Ranchi, Jan 9 (IANS) The government of Jharkhand and Tata Steel are crossing swords over the issue of 'millennium city' status to Jamshedpur - the steel city Tatas gave to the state.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 5:13:16 PM
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani has recommended to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh the name of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian award in the country.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 4:52:00 PM
Lucknow, Jan 9 (IANS) One student was killed in police firing in former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mulayam Singh Yadav's village and several people were injured in clashes that broke out in the state Wednesday following an alleged attack on the Samajwadi Party (SP) leader's son and brother the day before.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 3:12:39 PM
Nagpur, Jan 9 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh will Thursday lead the party's 'kisan yatra' (farmers' march) in Maharashtra's Vidarbha region, where scores of farmers have been driven to suicide over the last few years, mostly on account of their inability to pay their creditors.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 2:15:48 PM
Jammu, Jan 9 (IANS) The opposition National Conference has said governor S.K. Sinha's address to Jammu and Kashmir legislative assembly was a 'poorly drafted election poster' of the Congress and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) coalition government.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 1:58:55 PM
Shimla, Jan 9 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Wednesday inducted nine ministers into his cabinet in the first phase of expansion of his ministry.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 1:57:59 PM
Lucknow, Jan 9 (IANS) Hoping to rally its supporters and various factions, the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will next month launch a 99-day 'save Ganga' tour from Gangasagar where the river merges into the sea all the way up to its source in Gangotri.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 12:27:40 PM
Patna, Jan 9 (IANS) The postcard, almost forgotten in big cities, is still the most popular means of communication in rural Bihar. Realising its importance, the Nitish Kumar government is going to use this medium to advertise its achievements.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 9:54:44 AM
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) As many as 2.2 million households have so far availed of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS) in the current financial year, says the rural development ministry.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008 9:53:31 AM
Patna, Jan 8 (IANS) Bihar legislator Anant Singh of the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) was Tuesday named an accused in the murder of his close relative, Sanjay Singh.
Tuesday, January 08, 2008 11:38:24 PM
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