Trump to attend roadshow, 'Howdy Modi'-like event in Ahmedabad

AHMEDABAD, Feb. 12 -- US President Donald Trump, during his India visit, would participate in a grand roadshow in Ahmedabad and also tour the Sabarmati Ashram and inaugurate a newly-built cricket stad... Read More

LPG price hiked by a steep '144.50 per cylinder

NEW DELHI, Feb. 12 -- COOKING gas LPG price on Wednesday was hiked by a steep Rs 144.5 per cylinder due to spurt in benchmark global rates of the fuel. But to insulate domestic users, the government ... Read More

Armed forces at cusp of transformation: Gen Rawat

NEW DELHI, Feb. 12 -- INDIA 'S armed forces are at the cusp of transformation, Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat said on Wednesday, noting that proxy war and cross-border terrorism remained the k... Read More

Blame game in Cong after party's rout in Delhi polls

NEW DELHI, Feb. 12 -- A day after the party's rout in Delhi elections, the knives are out in the Congress with leaders blaming each other and raising questions on whether the party has outsourced the ... Read More

Double whammy: Retail inflation up, IIP down

NEW DELHI, Feb. 12 -- THE economy faced a double whammy of high retail inflation and low industrial production. On the one hand, the retail inflation jumped to over five-and-a-half-year high of 7.59 ... Read More

'Govt committed to double farmers' income'

DHARAMSHALA, Feb. 10 -- HIMACHAL Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said that focus of the state government was to empower farmers organisations and self-help groups (SHGs) at cluster, district and apex le... Read More

69 pc of schoolkids of Jind administered de-worming pills

JIND, Feb. 10 -- CHILDREN aged one to 19 years and studying in government and private schools and Anganwadi centers in the district, were administered de-worming tablets, under the NDD programme on Su... Read More

Three held for burglary after shopkeepers' protest

JIND, Feb. 10 -- A motor spare parts shop on Bhiwani Road in the city was burgled on Sunday night after the thieves broke open the lock and demolished the wall of the shop and took away goods worth la... Read More

5 IAS, 6 HCS shuffled in Haryana

CHANDIGARH, Feb. 10 -- THE Haryana government has issued transfer and posting orders of five IAS and six HCS officers with immediate effect. Anita Yadav, chief executive officer, Mewat Development Ag... Read More

PAU ties up with UP firm for fruit vinegar technology

LUDHIANA, Feb. 10 -- PUNJAB Agricultural University (PAU) has entered into an agreement with M/s Sanchi Ventures Private Limited, Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh, for licensing of brewed fruit vinegar technolo... Read More