The CPI(M)-led LDF government will not nurse any ideological hang-up about welcoming big multinational companies to invest in Kerala.
The CPI(M) leadership has picked party politburo member Pinarayi Vijayan as Kerala chief minister.
Support for Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump among his party’s church-going Catholics has risen since Pope Francis suggested the U.S. businessman was not a real Christian, a Reuters/Ipsos poll shows.
Four nuns of the Missionaries of Charity, including one from India, were killed by unidentified gunmen at a care home for the elderly in Yemen’s southern port city of Aden, a spokesperson for the Mother Teresa-founded Catholic Order said.
The DAV College Managing Committee will celebrate Swami Dayanand’s birth anniversary at a mega event at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi on February 14.
The government is unlikely to bring back any rules that even remotely represent the now-struck-down Section 66 of the Information Technology Act, after the Supreme Court had directed the government to relook into the law.
The commerce ministry will soon approach various ministries to further improve the ease of doing businesses and the competitiveness of exporters, as it desperately seeks to find ways to boost exports that have contracted for a 13th straight month through December.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday stressed the importance of addressing the
issues of safety, quality and rational use of Ayurveda.
Kant has suggested fiscal and non-fiscal measures to prop up solar projects and create an effective eco-system for making solar power a sustainable source of energy.
The Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Society, the topmost governing body of the FTII, had its first meeting at the campus with students protesting against FTII chairman Gajendra Chauhan, who was attending the first meeting here after his appointment on June 9, 2014.
In the backdrop of a raging debate over the rise in acts of intolerance, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said he wants to give the “Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat” motto the contours of a scheme and hopes that the scheme is able to connect and unite each and every Indian.
On one of the busiest U.S. retails days, thousands of people took to Chicago’s most prestigious downtown shopping district on Friday to protest last year’s shooting death of a black teenager by a white policeman and the city’s handling of the case.
Besides boosting trade and investment, particularly in the oil and gas sector, UN reforms and terrorism dominated the agenda of bilateral discussions when Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with heads of several African nations on Wednesday.
The Centre’s weak finances may force it to defer the implementation of the One Rank, One Pension (OROP) scheme for the armed forces to the next fiscal year, sources said.
Minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju says consensus is the best way to approach contentious issues such as nation-wide ban on cow slaughter, sees nothing wrong in IAF being deployed against Naxals, and puts the onus on former home minister P Chidambaram for not banning Sanatan Sanstha
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi said on Friday his party will continue with its confrontationist attitude both in Parliament and outside it in coming days.
The Cabinet on Wednesday approved amendments to the central list of other backward classes (OBCs) for two states—Gujarat and Uttarakhand…
Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed 1993 Mumbai blasts’ sole death convict Yakub Memon’s plea to save him from execution…
New Delhi has proposed the setting up of a bilateral high-level group to discuss with Washington its concerns on the long-pending issue of US “visa restrictions” affecting the easy movement of Indian skilled professionals, especially in the IT sector.
Kerala is once again poised to lose momentum in implementing the Vizhinjam international seaport project as the letter awarding the contract for developing the Rs 7,525-crore port to Adani Group is yet to be handed over, due to pressures within the Congress-led state government.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear public interest litigations seeking apex court-monitored CBI probe into the Vyapam scam that has rocked the Madhya Pradesh government.
Uncertainties in the tax regime were one of the key issues raised by investors with finance minister Arun Jaitley during his eight-day roadshow in the US last month.
Asserting her supremacy, Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday recorded a lanslide victory in the by-election with a margin of 1,50,722 votes, defeating nearest CPI rival C Mahendran. Mahendran had to forfeit his deposit.
Adani Power and Sterlite Grid submitted bids for the final round of bidding for all three tranmission projects worth over Rs 3,600 crore.
A Delhi court on Wednesday took cognizance of a complaint alleging that HRD minister Smriti Irani had given “false information” about her educational qualification to the Election Commission (EC).
The Karnataka government on Tuesday approached the Supreme Court against the state high court’s decision to acquit Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.
The FTII is in the midst of upgrading infrastructure, equipment and syllabus and the government is investing Rs 80 crore in upgrading the institute, D J Narain said.