Parliament passes Lokpal amendment bill

New Delhi, July 29 -- A bill to amend the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013, was passed by parliament on Thursday doing away with the time limit for public servants to furnish details of their assets and... Read More

SC to examine if state entry tax violates 'freedom of trade'

New Delhi, July 18 -- A nine judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court bench will hear from Tuesday a batch of petitions by some top corporate houses and business associations challenging the impo... Read More

Akhilesh bungalow row: SP delegation to submit list of items bought by its president

Lucknow, June 19 -- The tiff between the Uttar Pradesh government and Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav over the missing items in the vacated government bungalow could escalate as the party lea... Read More

Key gauges continue sluggish trend

India, June 19 -- Key equity benchmarks continued their sluggish trend in morning session, with losses of around half a percent. Traders remained concerned with Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh P... Read More

Indian economy may maintain tag of fastest growing major economy: Jaitley

India, June 19 -- Union Minister Arun Jaitley has expressed confidence that Indian economy may maintain the tag of fastest growing major economy for some years. The fourth quarter results of Gross Dom... Read More

Rahul Gandhi's birthday celebrated in Pondy

Puducherry, June 19 -- All religious prayers, common feast and blood donations marked the 48th birthday celebration of AICC president Rahul Gandhi in the union territory of Puducherry on Tuesday. Pud... Read More

Mehbooba, Omar wishes Rahul Gandhi on his birthday

Srinagar, June 19 -- Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and vice-president of the National Conference (NC) Omar Abdullah on Tuesday wished Congress president Rahul Gandhi a good health an... Read More

India poised to achieve double digit growth by fourth quarter: Goyal

India, June 19 -- India may be poised to achieve double digit growth by the fourth quarter of this year, said Piyush Goyal, Minister for Finance, Railways and Coal, Government of India, while speaking... Read More

33 new initiatives taken by govt to boost education sector: Min

India, June 19 -- The Union Human Resources Development Minister, Prakash Javadekar has said that 33 new initiatives have been taken by the Government in the last four years to strengthen the educatio... Read More

PM to hold direct talk with farmers via "Narendra Modi App"

India, June 19 -- For the first time, Prime Minister is going to have a direct dialogue with farmers across the country, in which various initiatives related to doubling the income of farmers by 2022 ... Read More