In a significant order, the Madras High Court today directed the Tamil Nadu government to waive loans of all drought-hit farmers and restrained cooperative societies and banks from recovery. It noted that the state's financial situation was grim and it was single han
Giving a push to the much talked about Ramayana Museum in Ayodhya, Union Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma today met Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and held detailed deliberations on starting the project, part of the Ramayana circuit of his ministry.
It is "very irresponsible" of chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to question the credibility of EVMs as there is no "substantial evidence" to back the claim, Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav said today.
Railway minister Suresh Prabhu today announced that a new rail terminal, having world-class facilities, will be set up in Gurugram to reduce the mounting pressure on Delhi. "The work on this project will start soon.
Union minister of roads, highways and shipping Nitin Gadkari today said the Centre will dredge the Brahmaputra river from Sadia in Upper Assam to increase navigational channels up to Chittagong port in Bangladesh.
A special court today denied bail to former Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) chairman Sudhir Kumar, arrested in a case involving the leakage of question papers of a clerical grade examination held by the Commission.
With Jadavpur University(JU) ranking fifth among universities in the country, its Vice-chancellor Prof Suranjan Das today said it will appeal to the Centre for more financial grant to maintain its standard vis a vis Central universities.
Implementation of stricter excise policy and enforcement of the diktat of Apex Court was expected to result in increase of illegal liquor trade in the islands particularly in South Andaman and the signs are ominous.
As if the burgeoning vehicular population was not enough to choke the arterial roads in the city mainly during rush hours, fish vendors operating along the main roads are aggravating the traffic situation. Dairyfarm Junction is one such region where rampant business by fish vendors squatting on the main road has amplified the risk of road mishaps.
In view of the visit of Mr Rajnath Singh, Union Home Minister to Andaman & Nicobar Islands from April 6-7, the District Administration of South Andaman has requested all licence holders of arms and ammunition in the district to deposit their arms to their nearest
The annual general body meeting of the Maybunder branch of the Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association was held recently at Labour Welfare Center, Maybunder. The meeting was presided by Mr P.Jay Murthy, out-going vice-president of the branch.
On the occasion of 54th National Maritime Day, a panel discussion will be broadcast by All India Radio here on April 5 from 7.20 am. The topic of discussion will be “Connecting India through shipping network”.