Indian government grants USD 1 million for Afghanistan stadium

The Indian government has given approval to a grant of USD 1 million for the construction of a cricket stadium in Afghanistan`s southern province of Kandahar, according to a report.

Cabinet clears Rs 750 crore grant to J&K

A week after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s announcement in Srinagar, the Union Cabinet today gave its nod to a grant of Rs 710 crore for land acquisition for expansion and upgradation of rural roads network in Jammu and Kashmir.

Bengal offers Rs.1 crore grant for theatre, folk artistes

Coming to the aid of financially distressed theatre and folk artistes of the state, the West Bengal government Friday announced a grant of around Rs.1 crore to select performers and groups.

Prepare own plans for grants: UGC to universities

The UGC has asked universities
across the country to prepare their own plans for seeking
grants from the commission for development purpose.

Chavan asks Centre to grant green nod to Lavasa

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Friday asked
the Centre to give the green nod to the first phase of the
proposed Hill City.

Sign of HRD MoS’ PA forged for release of grant

Unidentified persons have forged the signature of MoS for HRD D Purandeswari`s personal assistant to obtain grants for an educational institution.

Mendes granted restraining order against stalker

Eva Mendes has been granted a three-year restraining order against a man who has allegedly bothered her since 2008.

Govt asks depts to set up RTI cells; to give Rs 50,000 grant

To streamline disposal of
applications and bring in more transparency, the Central
Government has directed all ministries, departments and public
sector units to set up an exclusive `RTI cell`.

Govt panel recommends hike in grant for India Awas Yojna

A government-appointed
committee has recommended a hike in allocation of grants for
construction of rural houses for Below Poverty Line category
from Rs 45,000 to Rs 75,000 per dwelling unit.

Grant sparks baby rumours with secret Chinese girlfriend

Actor Hugh Grant has sparked rumours he has a Chinese girlfriend who is reportedly carrying his baby.

Ajmer blast: NIA granted eight days` time to produce challans

A local court on Friday admitted an
appeal of the National Investigation Agency seeking eight
days` time to produce the challans of the four accused in the
Ajmer Dargah bomb blast case including Swami Aseemanand.

Germany grants lakhs for heritage site restoration

The German government has granted Rs.96 lakh for Chausath Khamba.

Rs 96 lakh German grant for Mughal-era monument

Restoration and conservation
efforts of Chausath Khamba, a 16th century Mughal-era monument
in Nizamuddin here has received a boost in the form of a
grant of Rs 96 lakhs by Germany.

Godhra case: HC grants two months for submitting case papers

Gujarat HC granted two months` time to the special court to submit case papers of the 2002 Godhra train burning case, in which 11 people have received death sentence, while 20 others have been awarded life imprisonment.

Pawar granted many favours to Balwa: Uddhav

Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav
Thackeray on Friday alleged that tainted D B Realty managing
director Shahid Balwa was granted many favours by Union
Agriculture Minister and NCP chief Sharad Pawar.

Govt may approve grant for GAGAN project today

Government is likely to approve a grant for the GPS-Aided Geo Augmented Navigation system on Tuesday, that would provide satellite coverage to air traffic not only on the entire Indian airspace but across the Indian Ocean region.

SC grants CBI 2 more months in Rajasthan encounter killing

The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted
two more months to CBI to complete the investigation into the
alleged fake encounter killing of a "gangster" Dara Singh by
the Special Police Operations Group (SPOG) of Rajasthan.

SC sets aside bail for BJP MLA in Kandhamal riot case

The Supreme Court has set aside
the bail granted to BJP MLA Manoj Kumar Pradhan, sentenced to
seven years RI for his role in communal riots in Orissa`s
Kandhamal district where members of the Christian community
were targeted.

Strict norms before granting NOC for use of defence land

Stung by land scams, the Army has
put in place a new policy regarding issuing `No Objection
Certificates` which provides for counter-checking of such
clearances for a stricter control.

Bail in heinous offence should be granted judiciously: SC

Those accused of heinous offences should not be granted bail in an arbitrary manner SC has ruled.