New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Tourism Minister Kumari Selja believes state governments should 'wake up' and compete among themselves 'aggressively' abroad to promote tourism in India. And the middle class tourist is high on her list.
Sunday, December 06, 2009 11:01:56 AM
Dhinkia (Orissa), Dec 6 (IANS) It is a simple, spade-shaped, green leaf that stands between the South Korean steel giant POSCO and its ambitions of carrying out a $12 billion mega-project in this sleepy cluster of villages in coastal Orissa.
Sunday, December 06, 2009 10:02:05 AM
Kolkata, Dec 5 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday flagged off two trains exclusively for women in West Bengal.
Saturday, December 05, 2009 10:20:42 PM
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The passengers were seated and the plane was readying for takeoff when the panic button was pressed - there was a bomb on board! Security agencies swung into action and passengers were made to disembark but in the end, it turned out to be a mock drill.
Saturday, December 05, 2009 6:54:19 PM
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) India will add a whopping 220 million to its workforce by 2030, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Deputy Governor Subir Gokarn said Saturday.
Saturday, December 05, 2009 6:44:35 PM
Agartala, Dec 5 (IANS) Ahead of the India's gigantic 2011 census operation, data collection for creation of the National Population Register (NPR) along with house listing and housing census will be taken up in May next year, officials said here Saturday.
Saturday, December 05, 2009 5:25:59 PM
Chennai, Dec 5 (IANS) Governments around the world flouting international maritime law and conventions and arresting sailors on criminal charges has turned sailing into a dangerous profession, a mariners' body said Saturday.
Saturday, December 05, 2009 5:17:31 PM
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) What was thought to be a bomb scare at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport Saturday turned out to be a mock drill conducted to check the preparedness level of various security agencies, an official said.
Saturday, December 05, 2009 3:54:04 PM
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) A Jet Airways flight from New Delhi to Dhaka was called off Saturday after a man claiming to be outlawed ULFA leader Paresh Barua threatened to blow up the plane.
Saturday, December 05, 2009 3:24:49 PM
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) A Jet Airways flight bound for Dhaka was cancelled here Saturday after an unidentified man called up the airlines claiming to be militant outfit United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) chief Paresh Barua and saying there was a bomb on board.
Saturday, December 05, 2009 3:05:46 PM
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