Indian Govt

Pak woman thanks Sushma Swaraj for granting medical visa for nephew

The family of a Pakistani child on Monday thanked External Affairs Minister for granting medical visa to him.

Aug 22, 2017, 01:01 AM IST

27 of 73 roads along Sino-Indian border complete, rest by 2022: Govt

Twenty-seven of the 73 roads approved along the India-China border have been completed and the rest are expected to be finished by end of 2022, the government said on Friday.

Jul 28, 2017, 18:16 PM IST
India in touch with US on visa issue: Govt

India in touch with US on visa issue: Govt

In a written response to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh said the US Congress has six bills relating to H-1B and L-1 visa programmes.

Jul 21, 2017, 00:28 AM IST

Prakash Javedekar to represent Indian govt at Pakistan Day celebration

 Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar will represent the Indian Government at the Pakistan Day function at the Pakistan High Commission here this evening.

Mar 23, 2016, 19:35 PM IST

Govt trying its best to locate missing Infosys employee: Sushma Swaraj

 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said the Indian Government is trying its best to locate Infosys employee Raghavendra Ganeshan, who has been missing after the attacks in Belgium.

Mar 23, 2016, 18:23 PM IST
Blaming me for JNU protest proof of how Indian govt fools its own people: Hafiz Saeed

Blaming me for JNU protest proof of how Indian govt fools its own people: Hafiz Saeed

A twitter account with his name HafizSaeedLive has posted: “Alleging me for #JNU protest based on a Fake account in my name is a prime example of how Indian government fools its own people.”

Feb 15, 2016, 00:29 AM IST
Nepal hands over body of boy, killed in police firing near Birgunj, to family

Nepal hands over body of boy, killed in police firing near Birgunj, to family

A huge crowd, along with kin of the victims, gathered to receive the body of Sonu from Nepal authorities, which arrived here in an ambulance.

Nov 04, 2015, 07:10 AM IST
88 Pakistani Hindu families get 15-day visa extension for stay in India

88 Pakistani Hindu families get 15-day visa extension for stay in India

In a short relief for several Pakistani Hindus, the government on Monday gave them a 15-day visa extension for stay in India, claims report.

Oct 19, 2015, 13:49 PM IST

Indian govt signs historic Naga peace accord with NSCN(I-M)

The Government of India on Monday evening inked a historic peace accord with Naga militant group NSCN(I-M).

Aug 03, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

Invasive alien species threaten Indian ecosystems: Govt

Invasive alien species like Lantana and Cuscutta pose a threat to the ecosystems and lead to loss of biodiversity of the country, the government Friday said.

Jul 31, 2015, 20:30 PM IST

DNA: How prepared is our police force to face terror attacks in future?

Looking at the fierce gun-battle between the terrorists and Punjab police in Gurdaspur on Monday, it has become even important to see if our police force is getting ample training to combat a terrorist attack in future. Watch how prepared are our police force.

Jul 28, 2015, 23:47 PM IST

Civil society in favour of bigger warning display on tobacco products: Govt

Among the civil society groups and institutions that have sent representations to the Centre over health issues, nearly 80 per cent have expressed support in favour of bigger pictorial warnings on tobacco products, government Friday said.

Jul 24, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Govt to clarify on international report on air pollution

Government Friday said it was not right to believe an international report which claimed that air pollution kills 80 people in Delhi everyday and added that it will come out with a detailed correction of the answer on Monday.

Jul 24, 2015, 21:44 PM IST

Govt takes steps to prevent leak of sensitive documents

Govt has initiated steps to prevent leak of sensitive documents where a workshop will also be organised for the ministers regarding the matter.

Jun 30, 2015, 14:49 PM IST

Govt mulls regulating prices of medical devices

Aiming to bring prices of medical devices under a regulatory framework, the government is looking at preparing a national list of essential medical devices and empowering the national drug pricing regulator NPPA for fixation and monitoring of prices of such equipment.

Apr 08, 2015, 22:11 PM IST

875 deaths due to swine flu, no move to vaccinate public: Govt

Swine flu has killed 34 more people in the country this year raising the toll to 875 and the number of affected crossed the 15,000 mark, government said on Tuesday, but there is no move as of now to vaccinate the general public from the respiratory disease.

Feb 24, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm on Zee News.

Feb 23, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

Can't block sites unless national security affected: Govt to HC

Websites cannot be blocked unless it is a matter affecting the security and sovereignty of the nation, the government told the Delhi High Court on Wednesday.

Feb 04, 2015, 21:37 PM IST

Centre reviewing condition of northeast rivers: Uma Bharti

Intending to utilise the water resources in India's northeast for the country's benefit, the centre has started reviewing the condition of the rivers to find out ways to harness their potential, union minister Uma Bharti said Wednesday.

Feb 04, 2015, 19:49 PM IST