1,374 vacant posts in CBI: Govt

New Delhi, Feb. 11 -- As many as 1,374 posts were vacant in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as on December 31, 2020, Parliament was informed on Thursday. Of the sanctioned strength of 7,273... Read More

Families await reunion with loved ones trapped in tunnel

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- They stand ashen-faced in small clusters near the devastated barrage of the NTPC's Tapovan-Vishnugad hydel project, waiting for some news about their missing relatives. Camping a... Read More

U'khand glacier disaster: Toll rises to 28; op to rescue those trapped in Tapovan tunnel on

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- The death toll from the Uttarakhand glacier disaster rose to 28 with the recovery of two more bodies, even as a multi-agency operation to rescue around 30 workers feared trapped i... Read More

Night curfew clamped in Indo-Bangla border

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- Night curfew and prohibitory orders have been clamped along the Indo-Bangladesh border in Assam's Cachar district with immediate effect, an official release said on Tuesday. The ... Read More

Uproar in Jaipur civic body over liabilities

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- There was heavy uproar in the first general body meeting of the Jaipur Heritage Municipal Corporation where an annual budget of Rs 783.60 crore was passed. The budget was present... Read More

Massage centre at Singhu to keep protesters going

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- The growing complaints of sore feet, stiff back or pain around the kneecap among the protesting farmers -- especially the older ones -- have led to opening of a makeshift massage ... Read More

Rajya Sabha members bid farewell to retiring members

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- Rajya Sabha on Tuesday bid farewell to four retiring members of the Upper House with Deputy Chairman Harivansh heaping lavish praise on the leader of the Opposition Ghulam Nabi Az... Read More

SPMCIL pays dividend of Rs. 215.48 crore

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- The Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Limited (SPMCIL), a Schedule-'A' Miniratna Category-I CPSE, wholly owned by the Government of India under the administrative... Read More

Asian stocks higher after Wall St. rises to new record

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- Asian stocks were mostly higher Tuesday after Wall St. rose to a new record. Shanghai, Tokyo and Seoul rose while Hong Kong declined. Overnight, Wall Street's benchmark S&P 500 ... Read More

JK Cement shares gain over 5 pc after Q3 earnings

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- Shares of JK Cement Ltd on Monday gained over 5 per cent after the company posted a nearly 75 per cent rise in its consolidated net profit for the third quarter ended December 202... Read More