Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 16:25
There is a shortage of over 1,400 IAS officers across the country against the total authorised strength of 6,217, the government said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 16:07
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa termed it as a "strange coincidence" that the central power generating stations and the NTPC-TANGEDCO power joint venture are performing dismally.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 10:11
The Syrian market is facing considerable shortage of some drugs as most pharmaceutical laboratories in northern Syria are out of service, Xinhua reported Sunday.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 01:25
Setting at rest the rumours about acute shortage of salt in Nagaland, the Director of Food and Civil Supplies, Sedevikho Khro said there is enough stock of iodised salt in the state.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 18:01
Assuring that there was no shortage of salt in West Bengal, state Food and Supply Minister Jyotipriyo Mallick on Saturday said that its stocks would last for about a year.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 21:29
Authorities in states in the east and northeast launched a crackdown on rumour-mongering after panic buying of salt fed by rumours that it would disappear from markets led to its exorbitant price which today hit Rs 100 per kg in Darjeeling.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 20:09
Rumours of shortage of salt in Dimapur, the commercial hub of Nagaland, created panic among consumers in the state.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 16:20
Panic-stricken people in Meghalaya Friday rushed to grocery stores and purchased salt at an exorbitant price of up to Rs.300 a kg while rumours of an acute shortage of the essential food ingredient swirled across the state.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 15:15
Rumours of salt shortages hit Meghalaya with panic stricken people buying salt at exorbitant prices which forced the state government on Friday to launch an immediate crack down and announce that there is enough stock of salt in the state.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 19:06
Government Thursday asserted the onion shortage was only "temporary" and prices are expected to fall in the next 2-3 weeks as production of the kitchen staple is unlikely to drop despite damages due to excessive rains.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 14:55
Healthy monsoon season leading to lesser agricultural demand and higher hydro power generation narrowed the country's peak electricity shortage in September to 3.6 percent, according to official data.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 15:20
India loses USD 68 billion, or about Rs 4,14,800 crore of its Gross Domestic Product due to electricity shortage, says a report.
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