Senior IAS officer Radha Krishna Mathur was today appointed Defence Secretary to succeed Shashi Kant Sharma who has taken over as Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG).
A casual mention of a lost Aadhaar card in public saw government machinery go in an overdrive and its holder got a duplicate card in less than an hour.
The much-hyped 'Janata Darshan' of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, revived after Samajwadi Party stormed to power in Uttar Pradesh, has turned out to be a damp squib.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 24, 2013, Kaziranga (Assam)
A female rhinoceros was found dead with gunshot wounds and its horn removed in the Kaziranga National Park on Friday morning, forest officials said.
With the spot-fixing probe widening and Mumbai Police likely to question Gurunat Meiyappan, the son-in-law of BCCI chief N Srinivasan, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has said that Mr Srinivasan should step down.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 24, 2013, Washington
Indian-American Srikanth Srinivasan today scripted history after he was confirmed as the first South Asian judge to America's second highest court.
America's top diplomat John Kerry will embark on his maiden India visit as the Secretary of State to hold 4th Indo-US Strategic Dialogue on June 24.
Gearing up for its electoral debut in the upcoming Delhi Assembly polls, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today announced the names of 44 shortlisted candidates for 12 constituencies.
In perhaps the first case in the Indian Navy, an officer, Rahul Parmar captain of the INS Talwar has been found guilty for the death of a junior, Sub- Lieutenant Vipin Kumar.
Bihar government has decided to include lessons in disaster management in school syllabus and give training through mock drill. At a meeting on disaster management presided over by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, it was decided to take 70,000 schools in the state under "Mukhya Mantri school siksha yojna" to provide these facilities, probably first of its kind in the country.