India's $116-billion national budget, while pushing the pause button on fiscal prudence, provides higher outlays for social sectors.
Imported PCs will be cheaper by about 5% following the Budget proposal to abolish the customs duty on ITA-bound items, while the domestic PCs could become slightly dearer.
A new US law has created a $500 fraud prevention and detection fee, which will track down fraud in H-1B and L visas.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Shibu Soren has said he would convene the state assembly "soon" to take the vote of confidence.
Former J'khand CM has challenged the decision to appoint Shibu Soren as the Chief Minister in the Supreme Court.
RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Monday met Home Minister Shivraj Patil in New Delhi to discuss the political situation in Bihar.
Ruling on ex-CM Munda's petition, SC said no Anglo-Indian member would be nominated to the House till March 11.
SC disposed of Munda's petition demanding dismissal of JMM-Congress coalition government headed by Shibu Soren.
Several weeks after being elected to Lok Sabha from Madhepura in Bihar, Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav took oath on Monday.
SC advanced the trial of strength in Jharkhand House, which was strongly objected to by Somnath Chatterjee.
The NGO has won the annual Stockholm Water Prize, which includes a $150,000 cash award.
The tremor, measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale, was recorded at 2.02 am and was epicentred at 27.7 degrees North latitude.
India TV Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma said investigative journalism would be his channel's mainstay in future.
As part of efforts to cobble a non-RJD and non-BJP Govt in Bihar, senior JD(U) leader held talks with BJP chief.
BJP on Sunday said it saw as "positive signals" for a non-RJD alternative in the state.