Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 20:28
Government-run general insurer New India Assurance on Friday launched a special health insurance scheme for families with girl children.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 21:02
Low-cost affordable housing units have been defined as units where the property cost does not exceed Rs 30 lakh, loan amount is capped at Rs 25 lakh and the carpet area does not exceed 60 square metres.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 15:35
President Barack Obama has unveiled a four year, USD 300 billion plan to rebuild America's highways, bridges and rail systems, hoping to defy gridlock in Congress to enact major reform.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 15:30
Drawing from hugely-popular 401k pension plans in the US, SEBI has proposed a new Mutual Fund Linked Retirement Plan (MFLR), which it expects to generate over Rs 18,000 crore annual inflows into capital markets.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 15:27
India has recorded an average annual economic growth rate of 8 percent during the 11th Five Year Plan (2007-12) compared to targeted 9 percent, Parliament was informed Thursday.
Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 19:00
China expressed outrage on Monday at a proposal by a Japanese city to list letters written by World War II suicide pilots on a United Nations register -- alongside Anne Frank`s diary.
Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 15:06
CPI(M) has asked the government to urgently table the 12th Plan document for debate in the ongoing session of Parliament so as to avoid cost escalation and "haphazard and shoddy implementation" of development schemes as was witnessed in the last plan.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 21:05
State-owned telecom firms MTNL and BSNL are likely to launch new roaming plans from January 26 that will offer their subscribers free calls, sources said.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 19:32
The Finance Ministry has approved a proposal for providing a minimum monthly pension of Rs 1,000 to workers in the organised sector, a move which would benefit 27 lakh pensioners immediately.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 07:24
Environment watchdogs rejected Europe`s 2030 greenhouse gas-curbing plan as inadequate today but the UN climate chief hailed it as a "positive" step towards a new international pact against global warming.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 00:06
Kamal Nath on Tuesday slammed the development plan for the national capital, saying that "Delhi has the most outdated planning".
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 15:55
Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem said on Friday he had handed Russia plans for a ceasefire in Syria`s biggest city, Aleppo, and was ready to exchange lists with rebel forces on a possible prisoner swap.
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