Wi-fi for everyone! Plan to install 2,500 wi-fi hotspots by next fiscal, says Telecom Minister Prasad
Government is targeting to reach the 50-crore internet subscribers mark in the next 6-7 months.
Uttar Pradesh continued to reel under an intense cold wave on Tuesday, with the night temperature dropping to three degrees Celsius in Kanpur - the lowest in 44 years - the Met office said.
Fishermen in Tamil Nadu have been advised by the government not to venture out to sea in the next 24 to 48 hours.
Despite drought in state, Maharashtra govt will spend Rs 15 cr to 50 cr to showcase first year in office: Reports
The BJP led-Maharashtra government is completing nearly a year in office and CM Devendra Fadnavis has said there will be no celebration.
At least 22 people were tested positive for swine flu (H1N1 virus) in Rajasthan in the past 10 days, an official said on Tuesday.
Bollywood et al will have to raise both their game and budgets many fold to be able to qualify for the Oscar race.
After nearly 100 days of agitation against Gajendra Chauhan's appointment as FTII chairman, possibility of resolution of the impasse today brightened with the protesting students saying they were ready for talks with the government without any preconditions.
As onion prices go through the roof, Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Singh Badal has got an idea -- process this key kitchen staple into powder and paste forms when prices are low and save it for a rainy day.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the country's northeast cannot be developed from Delhi and that he was deputing central government officials to the region.
In a bid to shed the tag of being the biggest litigant, the government has decided to attach law officers to various central ministries to ensure that courts are only approached as a last resort and cases where chances of winning are lean are not pursued.
Shares in Jindal Steel and Power were heading towards their biggest daily loss in almost two years on Monday, hit by concerns over the company's ability to feed its power plants after the rejection of its bids for three coal mines auctioned by the government.
Opposition Congress has charged ruling AINRC with adopting unfair labour practices, as seen in delay in disbursing pending wages to temporary staff
With an estimated 400 cases of acid attacks registered every month across the country, government will soon fix a time-frame for investigation and trial of such cases and ensure maximum punishment to the guilty.
Government is now mulling auctioning coal linkages through the competitive bidding route and has also constituted an inter-ministerial panel to look into various models to implement it, a move aimed at bringing greater transparency in the allotment of linkages.hh
The November index for industrial output (IIP) today beat expectations at 3.8 percent against a a contraction of 4.2 percent in the previous months. CNBC-TV18 poll had estimated November IIP to come in at 2.2 percent.
Delhi High Court today sought response of the Centre on a plea of JSPL challenging a Coal Ministry order and ordinance provisions "which allow change of end-use" of coal blocks in Chattisgarh and Odisha to power from steel.
The government is looking at taking the legislative route, by next month, to finalise the setting up of Postal Bank of India and will soon approach RBI to consider the postal department's application for banking licence.