Notwithstanding government's assurance to hospitals that dues under the CGHS will be cleared in a week, the health-care service providers today decided to go ahead with the discontinuation of the cashless services.
The government has the right to set the country's inflation target, while the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) role is to implement the decision, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said in a joint news conference with the RBI governor.
In a bid to take on the five-party alliance of opposition parties, Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) have organised five joint rallies in Maharashtra.
During a hearing on the petition by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) challenging the imposition of President’s Rule in Delhi, the Supreme Court (SC) on Friday observed “In India the situation can change.
Scores of Vidarbha farmer widows will go on a day-long hunger strike here on Saturday on the occasion of International Women’s Day to protest the growing apathy of government and lawmakers towards the agrarian crisis while demanding restoration of
BJP's Gujarat unit on Friday "rubbished" the allegations of corruption levelled against the state government by former Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convenor Arvind Kejriwal.
Mars image via ShutterstockIndia’s ambitious maiden inter-planetary voyage Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), launched in November last year, has covered over 21 million km and as of today is exactly 200 days from reaching the red planet’s orbit on
Cellular telecom operators might soon get an option to acquire spectrum in the 700 MHz band, considered one of the most efficient ones in worldwide use.
Raghuram RajanThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is expected to issue some new banking licences in the next few weeks after getting a go-ahead from the Election Commission (EC) as the model code of conduct for polls is in place.
India’s iron ore exports fell in February to about 889,882 tonnes, a decline of 16.5 per cent year-on-year.
Virtually rejecting the Urjit Patel committee’s recommendations, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Friday the government has the right to set a target for inflation and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) can decide on its monetary policy in line
Three Canadian companies, through a consortium, have proposed to invest about $1 billion (about Rs 6,100 crore) in Odisha for developing a 500 Mw solar power plant and solar panel manufacturing unit.
The country's foreign exchange reserves rose by $954 million for the week ended February 28 to $294.36 billion, show Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data released on Friday.
Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who champions the rights of the common man, faced flak on Friday for using a private jet to travel to Delhi from Jaipur. According to television channels, it was a Religare private jet that Kejriwal travelled in.
The Aam Aadmi Party replied to the Election Commission (EC) notice on Friday, stating that its protests outside the BJP office on Wednesday were not pre-planned.
The Congress Central Election Committee headed by Party President Sonia Gandhi held a day long meeting to finalise candidates names for the Lok Sabha polls.
It was one telephone call ahead of International Women’s Day. But the two women at each end of the line are so unique that the call dominated political chatter on Friday.
"India is becoming a recipe for disaster today with mediocrity becoming a norm, caste becoming a class, and assault becoming a proof," Bharatiya Janata party leader Arun Shourie said today at the India Today Conclave.
The government has initiated a pilot project under the Nirbhaya Fund, largely set up to equip women and their modes of travel with tracking devices.
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) today said it would not discuss promoting BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in the coming General Elections at the three-day sitting of Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha, which commenced here today.