Unprecedented: 5L Govt staff 'retire from home' in lockdown

New Delhi, April 1 -- Unprecedented in its own unique way, the ongoing countrywide lockdown on Tuesday witnessed at least five lakh Government employees retiring from their years-long service confined... Read More

HRD Ministry to launch 'Corona Studies Series' for post-corona readership needs

New Delhi, March 30 -- Realising the extraordinary psychological, social, economic and cultural significance of corona pandemic for the human society in times to come, the Human Resource Development (... Read More

Cong's response on exit muted

New Delhi, March 12 -- On a day it lost Jyotiraditya Scindia - one of its most promising and prominent young leaders - to the BJP and its Government in Madhya Pradesh runs the risk of losing power aft... Read More

India has tremendous tourism potential: Gadkari

New Delhi, Feb. 27 -- A wonder of the yore and a land of contemporary fascination, India holds enormous potential for both domestic and foreign tourists who have little explored its incredible diversi... Read More

Fresh smoke for you! 'Best before' date on cigarette packs

New Delhi, Feb. 18 -- Cigarette manufacturers may soon have another mandate to "benefit" smokers. Besides the statutory warning and other relevant details, the packets will have to specify "best befor... Read More

India's biggest examination centre to come up in Bihar

New Delhi, Feb. 15 -- India's largest examination centre complex with a seating capacity of about 25,000 candidates at one go will come up in Bihar during the next couple of years. The state of the a... Read More

Crash barriers planned to slash NH fatalities

New Delhi, Jan. 22 -- In a major step to prevent road accidents, the Centre is considering to install crash barriers along its existing NHs and make it mandatory for all future highway projects. A we... Read More