A senior Haryana officer, who took on the state government over its choice of information commissioners, has accused the state’s top officer of threatening him. IAS officer Pradeep Kasni said chief secretary SC Choudhry sent him objectionable SMSes for questioning the decision.
Environment minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said that the government would “tread cautiously” on allowing field trials of genetically modified crops after the Swadeshi Jagran Manch issued a statement quoting the minister saying that the trials have been put on hold.
With finance minister Arun Jaitley allocating Rs. 7040 crore in 2014-15 budget for developing smart cities, the urban development (UD) ministry has set the ball rolling for preparing the blueprint for the project.
Just how are the Indian Muslims reacting to the Israel-Hamas conflict at the Gaza Strip? A quick look at different strata of the Muslim society, from senior bureaucrats to common men, shows they are worried.
The warring Sikhs and Muslims of Saharanpur had tried for an out-of-court settlement for the land dispute, much before it became a religiously divisive issue leading to riots in the city, sources tell HT.
The CBI may soon file two fresh cases against private firms for their alleged misrepresentation of facts related to allocation of coal-blocks to them in Jharkhand.
Action under the National Security Act (NSA) must be ensured in cases of sex determination, said Madhya Pradesh health minister and president of state supervisory committee for PC&PNDT Act Narottam Mishra on Monday.
Despite the curfew in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur, Mohd. Rushid managed to get the perfect Eid gift for his 14-month-old son Zubair, who was suffering from a congenital heart condition-Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA).
The Delhi High Court, it seems, does not maintain records of whether cars allotted to its chief justice or other judges of the court — including the protocol vehicles — have pollution-under -control (PUC) certificates, an RTI reply has found.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal shifted base from Tilak Lane in central Delhi back to Kaushambi in Ghaziabad on Tuesday.
Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan feels the 'Modi factor' will not work in the upcoming assembly polls in the state, pointing out that the voting pattern in state elections are different than that in general elections.