The International Monetary Fund released USD 4.6 billion in aid to Greece today, after a yearlong delay to ensure Athens was meeting targets set by bailout lenders.
Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday accused the previous Mayawati government of indulging in loot in the name of Dalit icon B R Ambedkar.
Wanting "visible impact" of the affirmative action for employment of SCs and STs in private sector, the Prime Minister`s Office on Monday asked the industry chambers to set time-bound targets.
With the killings of 13 civilian
persons in a short span of 37 days, police say that a group of
"frustrated Naxals" is targetting civilians in Gadchiroli.
Some South Korean army training
centres are using pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il and his son as targets on rifle ranges, the defence ministry said Tuesday.
Gay and lesbian tourists are big spenders and vacation savvy.
Targeting Rahul Gandhi against the backdrop of large-scale rotting of foodgrains, BJP President Nitin Gadkari wondered whether the Congress leader did not see this happening when he visited the shanty
of a poor woman Kalawati.
Indian Railways could achieve
only 28 per cent of the total 11th Five-Year Plan (2007-12)
targets in the first two years
Seventy-five countries accounting for more than 80 percent of greenhouse gases from energy use have filed pledges to cut or limit carbon emissions by 2020, the UN climate convention said on Wednesday.
Countries need to set tougher targets to cut greenhouse gas emissions if the world is to avert a climate-change catastrophe, according to a new UN report released Tuesday.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
Celebrities welcome Ganapati