Lady mason, centenarian athlete among 15 women conferred Nari Shakti Award

NEW DELHI, March 8 -- A lady mason, a centenarian athlete, Jharkhand's lady Tarzan and a "mushroom mahila" were among the 15 women awarded the Nari Shakti Puraskar by President Ram Nath Kovind for the... Read More

Shimla district receives fresh snowfall

SHIMLA, March 7 -- SHIMLA district received a fresh spell of snowfall on Saturday leaving the popular tourist destinations in the district covered under a thick blanket of snow. Kufri, Fagu, Narkanda... Read More

Make most of Jan Aushadhi Yojana, MP to people

DHARAMSHALA, March 7 -- MEMBER of Parliament from Kangra-Chamba Lok Sabha constituency Kishan Kapoor on Saturday exhorted people to take benefit of Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Yojana. Speaking at a w... Read More

HP Minister debunks reports linking Corona to fish consumption

SHIMLA, March 7 -- HIMACHAL Pradesh Fisheries Minister Virendra Kanwar has said that the information appearing in various sections of media that consuming fish and its related products could spread co... Read More

Budget will give new wings to state's development: Bindal

SHIMLA, March 7 -- BJP state president Dr Rajeev Bindal on Friday said the state Budget presented by Chief Minister Jairam Thakur would give new wings to development of the state. He said that this b... Read More

Yes Bank customers scramble for withdrawal at branches, most ATMs run dry

NEW DELHI, March 7 -- PANICKED Yes Bank customers were seen queuing up at the bank's ATMs at various locations, but to no avail as as most cash-dispensing machines ran dry, after the Reserve Bank plac... Read More

Centre invites bids for 52.98 pc BPCL stake, keeps state players out

NEW DELHI, March 7 -- IN the country's biggest ever privatisation drive, the government on Saturday invited bids for sale of its entire 52.98 per cent stake in India's second biggest oil refiner Bhara... Read More

CBI vs CBI: Court takes cognisance of charge sheet

NEW DELHI, March 7 -- A Delhi court on Saturday took cognisance of the CBI charge sheet in a bribery case in which the agency recently gave clean chit to its former special director Rakesh Asthana. S... Read More

Govt lifts ban on Kerala channels

NEW DELHI, March 7 -- THE government on Saturday revoked a 48-hour ban on two leading Malayalam news channels hours after imposing the punitive measure on separate charges of being critical of the RSS... Read More

State Bank has set '10K-crore cap for Yes Bank investment

MUMBAI, March 7 -- STATE Bank of India, which can pick up 49 per cent stake in crisis-hit Yes Bank under the RBI's draft scheme of reconstruction, has set a maximum investment limit of Rs 10,000 crore... Read More