Rao takes charge of Planning, Statistics ministries

Amidst talks of restructuring Planning Commission, Inderjit Singh Rao on Tuesday assumed charge of the planning and the statistics ministries.

They will plan my wedding to Brad Pitt: Jolie on kids

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie says her kids would be playing a major role in planning her wedding to fiance Brad Pitt.

Frame rules of Statistics Act in J&K: Jena

Union Minister of State Shri Kumar
Jena Tuesday stressed for early compilation of rules of the
Statistics Act in Jammu and Kashmir to ensure proper planning in the state.

Kids punished harshly fumble at tasks involving planning

Children in schools that mete out harsh punishments fumble at tasks involving planning and abstract thinking.

Assess need for data before planning satellite launches: CAG

Expressing displeasure over
under-utilisation of remote-sensing satellites, government
auditor asked the Department of Space to assess the
requirement of data in various thematic areas before planning
and launching satellites.

Govt planning Right to Food bill with next gen in mind: PC

The UPA government was working on
a bill on Right to Food in keeping with the plan of PM Manmohan Singh and Sonia Gandhi,
who were keen to ameliorate the lot of the poor and the have-nots, Union Home Minister P Chidambaram said.

Guj planning environment-friendly townships in coastal region

Gujarat CM Narendra Modi on Sunday said his government was planning to develop environment-friendly townships in the coastal region of the state and promised special schemes for developers who would participate in the initiative.

Plan panel divided over raising number of Naxal-hit distt

The Planning Commission seems to
be divided over the issue of raising the number of Naxal-
infested districts from 35 to 60.

Finnair planning to expand fleet

Finnish air carrier Finnair said it has signed a four-year agreement with
aircraft lessor ILFC for acquiring two Airbus planes for long-haul flights to New Delhi and other destinations in Asia,
as well as New York.

Musharraf planning to return to politics: Aide

Former president Parvez
Musharraf is planning to return to Pakistan from self-exile
and head the newly formed All Pakistan Muslim League, his top
aide said on Thursday.

India Inc should participate in mid-day meal: Plan panel

Planning Commission wants India
Inc to participate in the government`s Mid-Day Meal Scheme to
supplement efforts of the state to expand the reach of
education in the country.