Mallya resigns from Rajya Sabha

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI) Independent MP and liquor baron Vijay Mallya, facing a case of loan default of over Rs 9,400 crore, today resigned from Rajya Sabha, a day before...

Ministry instilled confidence among minorities: Najma Heptulla

New Delhi, May 24 - Union Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla on Tuesday said that instilling a sense of security and confidence among the minorities has been the biggest achievement of her...
India rejects US study on pollution in India

India rejects US study on pollution in India

New Delhi, June 8 - The central government on Wednesday rejected a study on pollution published in the Geophysical Research Letters Journal of the American Geophysical Union."We reject the claims made in...
Jat agitation remains peaceful

Haryana Jat agitation remains peaceful on Day 1

Chandigarh, June 5 - Road and railway traffic remained normal and no untoward incident was reported from anywhere on Sunday as a section of the Jat community renewed their agitation for reservation...

Government launches scheme for wind power projects

New Delhi, June 16 . The central government has launched a scheme to set up grid-connected wind energy projects aimed at generating 1,000 MW clean power, an official statement said on wednesday.The Solar...

raise water levels in Karnataka dams

Incessant rains since Sunday have raised water levels in dams and reservoirs across Karnataka, an official said on Wednesday."Water levels in reservoirs and dams in coastal, south interior areas and Malnad...

Aiming to take India’s growth beyond 8%:

Nairobi, July 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asserted that he is aiming to take India's growth to beyond 8 per cent while commending the people of Indian origin in...

Tamil Nadu government to pay Rs 9.5 lakh to appeal in Qatar court

Chennai, July 27. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has sanctioned Rs 950,000 towards legal expenses to make an appeal on behalf of three persons from the state who were sentenced to...

‘Akbar’s Syria visit will help India get information on IS’

content">New Delhi, Aug 23,  The visit of Minister of State for External Affairs M.J. Akbar to war-torn Syria, which has been taken note of in many world capitals, will help India get...
Rajnath informs CMs, national leaders about 'surgical strike'

Day before Kashmir visit, all-party meeting held in Delhi

New Delhi, Sep 3. Politicians set to visit Kashmir as part of an all-party delegation met here on Saturday to discuss the situation in the restive valley and the possibility of holding...

Entertainment

Electronic music is very revolting: Muzaffar Ali

Lucknow, Feb 24. Filmmaker-fashion designer Muzaffar Ali believes he has a "global outlook to music", but the director of the classic Bollywood movie "Umrao Jaan"...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...