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  • Ensure more women in effective positions: Sumitra Mahajan IANS - 13 minutes ago

    New York, Aug 31 (IANS) Women speakers of parliaments across the world should ensure that more women members are appointed in positions of effective leadership in the parliamentary process, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said on Monday. … More »

  • Government opens skill training centres at Bihar madrassas IANS - 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The central government on Monday launched skill training centres in three madrassas in Bihar as part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Sabka Sath Sabka Vikas' campaign. "The launch of the skill training centres through … More »

  • India logs 7 percent growth in first quarter IANS - 15 minutes ago

    As per official data on gross domestic product (GDP) released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) under the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, showed that the growth of 7 percent was led mainly by expansion in commercial and … More »

  • Telangana urges NITI Aayog to relax borrowing limit IANS - 15 minutes ago

    Hyderabad, Aug 31 (IANS) Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has urged NITI Aayog to relax current annual borrowing limit from 3 percent to 3.5 percent of GSDP as recommended by the 14th Finance Commission so that the state can use it for … More »

  • Canara Bank to get Rs.947 crore capital infusion IANS - 19 minutes ago

    Chennai, Aug 31 (IANS) Public sector Canara Bank on Monday said its board has approved raising capital to the tune of Rs.947 crore from the central government on preferential basis. In a regulatory filing in the BSE, the bank said it had received a … More »