Panel to help eliminate procurement financial gap

CHANDIGARH, March 2 -- THE Cabinet led by Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Monday constituted a cabinet sub-committee to address the financial gap resulting from the systemic issues in the foodg... Read More

Cabinet okays Lokayukta Bill, CM under ambit

CHANDIGARH, March 2 -- THE Punjab government led by Capt Amarinder Singh on Monday took a major step towards implementing another pre-poll promise, with the Cabinet approving introduction of Punjab Lo... Read More

Flu Corners to be set up to combat Coronavirus menace

CHANDIGARH, March 2 -- AMID the growing scare over the deadly Coronavirus, the Punjab government on Monday announced emergency measures, including setting up of Flu Corners in all government and priva... Read More

Nirbhaya convicts not to be hanged today: Delhi court

NEW DELHI, March 2 -- A Delhi court on Monday deferred till further order the hanging of four death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang rape and murder case pending disposal of a convict's mercy pl... Read More

Fitch slashes India GDP forecast for FY20 to 4.9 pc on weak demand

NEW DELHI, March 2 -- FITCH SOLUTIONS on Monday cut its forecast for India's economic growth to 4.9 per cent in the current fiscal that ends March 31, saying manufacturing could come under pressure fr... Read More

Manufacturing sector activity remained strong in Feb: PMI

NEW DELHI, March 2 -- THE strong manufacturing sector expansion seen in India at the start of the year was maintained in February, with the growth rates for factory orders, exports and output dipping ... Read More

Coronavirus: Delhiite among 2 fresh cases: Harsh Vardhan

NEW DELHI, March 2 -- TWO fresh cases of the novel coronavirus -- one in Delhi and another in Telangana -- have been reported in India, taking the number of people who have tested positive for the res... Read More

No larger bench for Article 370: SC

NEW DELHI, March 2 -- THE Supreme Court Monday declined to refer to a larger 7-judge bench a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the Centre's decision to abrogate provisions ... Read More

Cong, BJP members scuffle in Lok Sabha over Delhi violence

NEW DELHI, March 2 -- BJP and Congress members pushed and shoved each other in Lok Sabha on Monday as opposition parties vehemently protested over the issue of violence in Delhi and demanded resignati... Read More

Govt seeks suggestions to make plastic waste purchase plan effective

SHIMLA, March 1 -- THE Himachal government is committed to make the state plastic-free and making all possible efforts in this direction. In order to make the state plastic-free, the state government... Read More