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Posted by Posted 10.03.2011 03:33 Categories: Economy India & World  Tags: USA INFRASTRUCTURES 
US firms may invest heavily in infrastructure sector in India
Posted by Posted 10.03.2011 03:32 Categories: Science & Tech National  Tags: MBBS SC 
SC orders for common test for medical courses
Posted by Posted 10.03.2011 03:31 Categories: Economy  Tags: SEZ 
Highest no. of SEZs in south India
Posted by Posted 09.03.2011 02:13 Categories: India & World  Tags: INDIA BRAZIL 
India-Brazil aims to touch $10 billion bilateral trade.
Posted by Posted 09.03.2011 02:08 Categories: International  Tags: IAEA 
IAEA approves safeguards for new Pakistani reactors.
Posted by Posted 07.03.2011 02:39 Categories: National  Tags: NPCIL HARIPUR WEST BENGAL 
NPCIL to complete ground work at Haripur Project by 2012.
Posted by Posted 07.03.2011 02:37 Categories: Economy India & World  Tags: INDIA IRAN 
India Pays €1.5B to Iran
Posted by Posted 07.03.2011 02:35 Categories: Economy  Tags: Geoglobal KG Basin 
Geoglobal to Raise stake in KG Basin Block.
Posted by Posted 07.03.2011 02:29 Categories: Economy National  Tags: CADBURY INDIA 
Cadbury India to enter in Biscuit market
Posted by Posted 07.03.2011 02:25 Categories: India & World  Tags: DOLBY INDIA 
Dolby to expand in DTH,Mobile segment.
Posted by Posted 04.03.2011 04:43 Categories: Science & Tech  Tags: Radhakrishnan 
Astrophysicist V. Radhakrishnan passes away.
Posted by Posted 04.03.2011 04:43 Categories: Economy National  Tags: GST 
GST implementation after April 2012.
Posted by Posted 04.03.2011 04:29 Categories: Economy  Tags: India ASEAN 
ndia-ASEAN trade to reach $70 b in 3 years.
Posted by Posted 28.02.2011 02:11 Categories: Economy National  Tags: ECONOMIC SURVEY 
Economic Survey 2011-12
Posted by Posted 28.02.2011 02:08 Categories: Economy National  Tags: RAILWAY BUDGET 
Railway budget 2011-12
Posted by Posted 25.02.2011 02:42 Categories: Science & Tech International  Tags: Discovery NASA 
Discovery ready for final launch.
Posted by Posted 25.02.2011 02:42 Categories: Science & Tech National  Tags: Chandrayaan-I Moon 
Cave on moon could be a base station for future missions.
Posted by Posted 25.02.2011 00:59 Categories: Economy India & World  Tags: FIPB HERO HONDA RBNL 
FIPB clears Hero & Honda group separation
Posted by Posted 25.02.2011 00:53 Categories: India & World Economy  Tags: Vodafone Qatar 
The IT Contract of Vodafone’s Qatar telecom operation won by Tech Mahindra
Posted by Posted 23.02.2011 01:28 Categories: Science & Tech National  Tags: RAPS-1 Rawatbhatta Uranium 
The first reactor at the Rajasthan Atomic Power Station, the RAPS-1 at Rawatbhatta, near Kota, has been shut down permanently since October 2004.
Posted by Posted 23.02.2011 01:26 Categories: National Science & Tech  Tags: Inventa DRDO 
‘Inventa’ First indigenous ventilitors: started rolling out of Coimbatore.
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Posted by Posted 04.01.2012 09:36 Categories: Economy National  Tags: Indian Economic Association 
Indian Economic Association elected economist and academician Dr. Bhalchandra Mungekar as president for the next annual conference.
Posted by Posted 04.01.2012 09:23 Categories: National  Tags: MP prohibition of slaughter of cow-progeny (amendment) bill) 
Madhya Pradesh government's efforts to ban cow slaughter and conserve the “cow progeny” have received a shot in the arm following Presidential assent to the long-pending Madhya Pradesh Gau-Vansh Vadh Pratishedh (Sanshodhan) Vidheyak (Madhya Pradesh prohibition of slaughter of cow-progeny (amendment) bill).
Posted by Posted 04.01.2012 09:19 Categories: National  Tags: Gogoi Rs. 5 000-crore welfare package 
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi announced a slew of welfare schemes on New Year's Day, the implementation of which will entail an expenditure of Rs. 5,000 crore over the next five years for the State government.
Posted by Posted 04.01.2012 09:14 Categories: International  Tags: U.S. sanctions on Iran 
U.S. President Barack Obama has signed into law tough new sanctions targeting Iran's central bank and financial sector, in a move likely to deepen acrimony between Washington and Tehran.
Posted by Posted 04.01.2012 09:06 Categories: National  Tags: Sangraha 
Two young engineers hailing from rural areas have developed a software application that may change the way the micro-finance system works in villages and small towns.
Posted by Posted 04.01.2012 08:57 Categories: International  Tags: India Pakistan nuclear lists 
India and Pakistan exchanged their lists of nuclear installations and facilities, a practice being followed for the last two decades under a pact prohibiting attack on each other's nuclear assets.
Posted by Posted 04.01.2012 08:02 Categories: Economy  Tags: Qualified Foreign Investors (QFIs) 
Centre announced its decision to allow Qualified Foreign Investors (QFIs) to directly invest in Indian equity market in order to widen the class of investors, attract more foreign funds, reduce market volatility and deepen the Indian capital market.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:51 Categories: National  Tags: 100-crore fund to promote housing for poor 
Centre was considering setting up a credit risk guarantee fund with a corpus of Rs. 1,000 crore, to start with, to encourage banks to lend to the poor for housing.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:38 Categories: National  Tags: Pentavalent vaccine 
Centre will introduce this vaccine as part of the routine immunisation programme in Kerala. The vaccine that will prevent children from five life-threatening diseases will be introduced in Tamil Nadu on December 17.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:36 Categories: National  Tags: BCCI Nimbus deal 
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) scrapped its contract with the broadcast rights holder Nimbus for defaulting on payments.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:30 Categories: National  Tags: Indigenous seeker technology for missile 
Indigenous seeker technology for missiles, an RF (radio frequency) seeker was successfully flight-tested in anti-tank Nag missile.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:27 Categories: National  Tags: India's ‘oldest man' passes away 
Parasram Gurjar, believed to be the oldest man in the country, passed away at the age of 125 in his native village in Madhya Pradesh.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:23 Categories: Economy International  Tags: GAIL Sabine Pass Liquefaction agreement 
Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) announced that it signed an agreement to buy 3.5 million tonnes a year of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for 20 years from a U.S. firm.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:10 Categories: National  Tags: Mario Miranda 
Eminent cartoonist Mario de Miranda, 85, died at his ancestral home at Loutolim in south Goa.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:07 Categories: National  Tags: Dissection ban 
A 19 million insects and animals belonging to a variety of species will be saved every academic year when the ban on dissection in laboratories for undergraduate and postgraduate is fully implemented.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 23:03 Categories: National  Tags: 7th Akkineni Nageswara Rao National Award 2011. 
Hema Malini has been chosen for the 7th Akkineni Nageswara Rao National Award, 2011.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 22:57 Categories: Economy International  Tags: IL&FS acquire stake in Chinese enterprise  
Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Limited (IL&FS), the infrastructure development firm, became the first Indian company to acquire a stake in a state-owned Chinese enterprise.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 22:52 Categories: National  Tags: National programme on encephalitis  
The Group of Ministers (GoM) constituted to look into incidents of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) will recommend a National Programme for Control and Prevention of the disease.
Posted by Posted 14.12.2011 22:48 Categories: National  Tags: haryana urban growth rate 
Urban Haryana has grown at a rate of 44.25 per cent in the last decade, constituting 34.79 per cent of the population of the State.
Posted by Posted 09.12.2011 12:30 Categories: International  Tags: external auditors of the United Nations 
India's Comptroller and Auditor-General (CAG) Vinod Rai has been elected chairman of the panel of external auditors of the United Nations.
Posted by Posted 09.12.2011 12:26 Categories: National  Tags: 4 new districts Uttarakhand 
The Uttarakhand Government issued an order regarding the creation of four new districts — Kotdwar and Yamunotri in the Garhwal Division and Ranikhet and Didihat in the Kumaon Division.
Posted by Posted 09.12.2011 12:24 Categories: National  Tags: Kaushalya Dam Ghaggar 
The Kaushalya Dam being constructed on river Ghaggar in Panchkula district at a cost of Rs. 217 crore would soon be made functional to provide drinking water to Panchkula and also to check flash floods.
Posted by Posted 09.12.2011 12:19 Categories: National  Tags: mining scam Karnataka 
On the orders of the Special Lokayukta Court, the Lokayukta police filed FIR against three former Chief Ministers as well as 11 senior civil servants of Karnataka.
Posted by Posted 09.12.2011 12:04 Categories: International Sports  Tags: Alastair Cook MBE award 
England's Alastair Cook was presented with an MBE by the Queen for his outstanding performance against Australia during the 2010-11 series.
Posted by Posted 09.12.2011 12:03 Categories: International Science & Tech  Tags: Global CO {-2} emissions 
Global carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels have increased by 49 per cent in the last two decades, according to the latest figures by an international team.
Posted by Posted 09.12.2011 11:58 Categories: National  Tags: Bihar Lokayukta Bill 2011 
Bihar Assembly passed the Bihar Lokayukta Bill, 2011 by voice vote.
Posted by Posted 09.12.2011 11:44 Categories: National  Tags: Indian Airborne Early Warning and Control System (AEW&C) 
The first fully modified aircraft for the indigenously developed Indian Airborne Early Warning and Control System (AEW&C) undertook its maiden flight in Brazil.
Posted by Posted 07.12.2011 11:29 Categories: Science & Tech  Tags: Earthlike Planet Kepler 22-b 
Scientists claim to have discovered a potentially habitable planet which has an environment much similar to that of Earth and may contain water and even life.
Posted by Posted 07.12.2011 11:22 Categories: Economy  Tags: FDI in retail 
Union government had decided to put on hold the move to allow foreign equity in the multi-brand retail sector.
Posted by Posted 07.12.2011 11:15 Categories: International  Tags: russia election  
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's United Russia suffered a setback in Russia's parliamentary election polling less than half of the votes and losing its overwhelming majority in the lower house.