Everything you need to know about Govt. Complex: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Govt. Complex: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Ranchi, May 12 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders restricted Royal Challengers Bangalore to 115 for nine in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the JSCA International Stadium Complex here Sunday.
Islamabad, May 6 (IANS) Pakistan ended a 14-year drought as its top player Aamir Atlas won the 17th Asian Individual Men's Squash Championship by defeating Abdullah Al Muzayen of Kuwait here.
Dubai, April 29 (IANS) A 35-year-old Indian man in Bahrain was stabbed, allegedly by one of his employers, in a row after he went to collect his passport.
Sydney, Apr.28 (ANI): An Australian politician has accused the government of ignoring the human rights violations taking place in Sri Lanka and focusing more on domestic politics.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The India Open Super Series is perhaps jinxed for home favourite Saina Nehwal, who squandered three matchpoints to be stunned by Japan's Yui Hashimoto in the women's singles second round here Thursday.
Dr. A.K. Walia, Minister of Higher Education, Training & Technical Education has said that the World Class Skill Centre in collaboration with the Institute of Technical Education,
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) The Badminton Association of India (BAI) will review its constitution at its upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) to be held here Saturday.
New Delhi, April 14 (ANI): Pulling up the ruling UPA Government over the coalgate scam, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh on Sunday slammed the ruling Congress Government, stating that they were misusing the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to tweak the investigation in their favour.
New Delhi, Apr. 2 (ANI): The Congress-led UPA Government today deferred a decision on hiking dearness allowance (DA) of central government employees to 80 percent from 72 percent at present.
New Delhi, Mar 21 (ANI): Communications and IT Minister Kapil Sibal on Thursday assured that the government is committed to the freedom of internet users.
New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): To enhance cultural exchanges between India and the United States of America, the Union Ministry of Culture and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (MMA) today signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) here.
Jamshedpur, March 14 (IANS) Pune FC take on first-timers Sesa FA in their final phase Under-20 I-League assault at the J.R.D. Sports Complex Saturday.
Minister of Social Welfare, Women and Child Development andEducation, Govt. of Delhi Prof. Kiran Walia has exhorted that the people to discourage all types of crime against women and to ensure safe
Minister of Social Welfare, Women, Child Development and Education, Govt. of Delhi, Prof. Kiran Walia has said that Government is committed to ensure empowerment of women in the Capital
New Delhi, Mar 5 (ANI): Minister for Women and Child Development Krishna Tirath has said that the Indian Government has been prioritising issues related to the safety of women at the highest level with a view to balance both preventive and curative aspects, proper and effective implementation of various laws and provisions available for safety of girls/women.
New Delhi, Feb. 15 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday lashed out at the Congress-led UPA Government over its decision to hike petrol price by Rs 1.50 per litre and diesel price by 45 paise a litre with effect from midnight tonight, saying this is absolutely atrocious and will increase the prices of all commodities.
Bhubaneswar, Feb. 8 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Friday gave call for a two-day nationwide strike on February 20 and 21 to protest against the government's anti-people policies.
New Delhi, Jan. 31 (ANI): The government on Thursday decided to constitute an executive committee on climate change to assist the Prime Minister's Council on the issue.
New Delhi, Jan.21 (ANI): Minister for Women and Child Development Krishna Tirath on Monday said the government will spend around 100 crore rupees per annum on the appointment of protection officers to work exclusively for the implementation of Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act (PWDVA), 2005.
New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) today approved disinvestment of 10 percent paid up equity in Engineers India Ltd. (EIL) out of its equity capital holding of 80.40 percent through a prospectus based Further Public Offering (FPO), in the domestic market as per SEBI rules and regulations.
New Delhi, Jan 4 (ANI): A conference of Chief Secretaries and Director Generals of Police of various states will be held here today to discuss issues regarding crime against women and atrocities on Scheduled Castes (SCs) / Scheduled Tribes (STs).
Bangalore, Jan. 3 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday backed the visa given to former Pakistan cricket skipper Javed Miandad to visit India for the ongoing one-day series, saying the Indian Government has followed proper procedures.
New Delhi, Dec 29 (ANI): Union Minister of state for Home R.P.N. Singh today offered his condolences to the Delhi gang-rape victim's family, saying that the government will be on its toes to frame stricter laws against such crimes.
New Delhi, Dec.7 (ANI):The government on Friday expressed concern about the future of sportspersons after the International Boxing Association (AIBA) suspended the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF) for "possible manipulation" in its elections.
Islamabad, Dec. 4 (ANI): The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has clarified that it had not ordered to unblock access to video-sharing website YouTube in Pakistan.
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has reiterated commitment of her Government to impart education to all children as they have a right to education as defined by the Right to Education. The City Govt. will not leave any stone unturned in implementing RTE Act in the capital city.
New Delhi. Nov. 22 (ANI): The government on Thursday rubbished allegations levelled by India Against Corruption (IAC) activist Arvind Kejriwal and a National Security Guard (NSG) commando of apathy towards commandoes who risk their lives to counter terrorists during the 26/11 terror strike in Mumbai.
New Delhi, Nov. 17 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Saturday offered his condolences to Savita Halappanavar's family, and said that the Irish Government is probing the matter.
Madhya Pradesh (MP) Skill Development Center Trainer recruitment 2012 notification has been released. The applications for MP Skill Development Centers Trainers can be submitted from 11th November 2012 to 30th November 2012.
Washington, Nov. 16 (ANI): Notorious hacking group Anonymous have reportedly attacked websites belonging to the Israeli government as the nation continues its deadly conflict against Hamas in the Palestinian city of Gaza.
Gurgaon, Nov 15 (IANS) Myanmar's pro?democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi Thursday invited "responsible" investments into her country's rich energy sector and asked The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) here to help them in sustainable development.
Delhi has achieved 100% coverage in respect of installation of Set Top Box (STB) thus ensuring smooth transmission to Digital Addressable System (DAS).
Dubai, Oct 30 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will host the 9th Asian Swimming Championships between Nov 15-25 in Dubai.
The Govt. of Delhi is committed to provide sports facilities to all the students in schools in Delhi. The Minister of Education, Social Welfare, Women and Child Development, Govt. of Delhi Prof. Kiran Walia
Pune, Oct 28 (IANS) A Mickey Fernandes own goal gave Mohun Bagan their first win of the season against Air India in the I-League football at the Balewadi Sports Complex stadium, here Sunday.
Inaugurating a dispensary in Baljeet Nagar today, BJP Delhi Pradesh President Vijender Gupta told the people on this occasion that when FDI in retail is being opposed every where in the country,
Srinagar, Oct.20 (ANI): The Government of Jammu and Kashmir has released Rs. 20.86 lakh as pension for families affected by militancy in the state's Kupwara District.
London, Oct. 17 (ANI): The British Government's plans to snoop on its citizens' online activity risk uncovering wrong targets such as "incompetent criminals and accidental anarchists" rather than serious offenders, the UK Information Commissioner has warned.
Mayor of South Delhi, Savita Gupta attended ICLEI (Internation Council for Local Environmental Initiatives) Summit on "Cities for Life: City and Sub-national Biodiversity: in Hyderabad. The Summit was organized by ICLEI in partner with Govt. of India, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh and Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.
Shillong, Oct 12 (IANS) Shillong Lajong FC came from behind to snatch away a point from Salgaocar FC after they held the Goan giants to a 1-1 draw at the J.N. Sports Complex here Friday.
The Govt. of Delhi has decided to improve the condition of the schools by providing necessary facilities like drinking water, improvement of bathrooms and providing desks etc.
Islamabad, Sept 20 (ANI): The Pakistan cabinet has unanimously adopted a resolution condemning the anti-Islam film, and has called upon international organisations, including the United Nations and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), to take measures to stop hate-mongers from dealing with such sensitive subjects.
Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh Saturday announced the 12th Five Year plan here at a Planning Commission meeting where he revised the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Growth Rate to 8.2% from earlier forecast of 9% stating that their objective is not just growth of GDP, but the inclusive and sustainable growth of society including Dalits, tribals and backward classes...................
New Delhi, Sep 15 (ANI): Coming a day after the fuel price hike announcements, the decision of the Indian Government to ease FDI norms in an array of sectors like Multi Brand Retail, Civil Aviation, Power Trading Exchanges and Broadcasting is a tremendous boost not only to the sectors in question, but is a huge mood lifter, Chandrajit Banerjee, Director General, CII has said in a press release.
New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Friday approved Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail, civil aviation, broadcast and power sectors.
New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Friday supported the recent diesel price hike even as the Congress-led UPA Government came under heavy fire from allies and opponents alike for raising the fuel prices.
Minister of Social Welfare, Women and Child Development and Education, Govt. of Delhi, Prof. Kiran Walia has said that the Govt. of Delhi is committed to ensure empowerment of women in the Capital.
Tokyo, Sep 13 (ANI): Japan's Tokyo Metropolitan Government has unveiled a draft plan, which has been designed to sharply reduce the death toll from a major earthquakes in near future.
Islamabad, Sept. 12 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar has welcomed the UN team on missing persons, and said the elected government had taken the issue of disappearances very seriously and was making all-out efforts to strengthen the domestic mechanisms to address the humanitarian issue and ensure rule of law in the country.
Sydney, Sep 12 (ANI): While the first set of cigarettes in plain packaging have hit major supermarkets in Australia, a tobacco firm has directly challenged the Australian Government's order by not complying with strict new rules.
Peshawar, Sept. 9 (ANI): Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) chief, Syed Munawar Hassan, has said Pakistan should not prioritize a trade agreement with India over the core issue of Kashmir.
New Delhi, Sep 7 (ANI): In order to further reduce transaction cost of the importers and as a trade facilitation measure, the government on Friday made e-payment of customs duty mandatory.
Karachi, Sept. 2 (ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has urged Afghan President Hamid Karzai to take effective steps to stop terrorists crossing into Pakistan.
New Delhi, Aug.30 (ANI): Delhi's Health Minister, Dr. A.K. Walia, on Thursday directed the Commissioner, Food Safety, to take stringent action against unscrupulous food business operators indulging in food adulteration.
Washington, Aug. 27 (ANI): Afghanistan's intelligence agency has said its operatives have confirmed that the son of the founder of the powerful Haqqani Network has been killed.
London, August 25 (ANI): Even though UFO watchers have revealed that activity in Britain's skies is constantly increasing, at least the MoD has closed the investigations book.
London, Aug 25 (ANI): A Washington court has ruled that the United States Government cannot force tobacco firms to put large graphic health warnings on cigarette packages.
Islamabad, Aug 23 (ANI): Interior Minister Rehman Malik has said the government is planning to block prepaid SIM cards issued on fake national identity cards in order to prevent their use in terrorist activities.
New Delhi, Aug 22 (ANI): Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office V. Narayanasamy on Wednesday said the government is ready to discuss the Comptroller and Auditor General's (CAG) report on coal block allocations,
Peshawar, Aug 20 (ANI): Groups of jihadi outfits, seeking donations to help wage 'jihad' against the United States in Afghanistan, have taken to the streets in Pakistan, without being deterred by the administration, who choose to turn a deaf ear to it.
Itanagar, Aug 10 (ANI): Expressing solidarity with boxing icon Mangte Chungneijang Mary Kom, who won the bronze medal in the London Olympics, Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki announced a cash award of Rs 10 lakh for the Manipur boxer as a gesture of appreciation.
The call for the fight against corruption of Baba Ramdev entered its second on Friday as thousands of supporters assembled into the Ramlila Grounds for day two of his fast....
The women are subjected to harassment, humiliation and are often made victim of the violence due to supremacy of male in the Indian society and it is very difficult to convince the male dominated society to control violence against women. This was stated by Minister of Social Welfare
Islamabad, Aug 7 (ANI): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) member Iftikhar Ahmad Cheema has accused the ruling government of embezzling Rs.8, 500 billion over the last four years.
Peshawar, Aug. 6 (ANI): The Pakistan Interior Ministry has cancelled around 2,000 passports of people hailing from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and tribal areas after declaring them 'doubtful' and ordered an inquiry into the matter.
London, Aug 2 (ANI): The United States Government reportedly racked up a staggering 41,210 dollars in debt every second of every day in 2011, making 'federal deficit' the largest portion of the economy since the increased war spending in the 1940s.
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): The Delhi Government has agreed to establish a Commission for the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes to address issues and problems of the vulnerable sections of society, including the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes and Minorities.
Washington, July 25 (ANI): NASA engineer Mark Rober has revealed that statistically 6 percent of drivers are sadistic animal killers.
Karachi, July 18 (ANI): The chief of the Mohajir Qaumi Movement-Haqiqi (MQM-H) has said that targeted killings in Karachi are taking place on a daily basis because the government and its allies want to distract the public from their own shortcomings.
London, July 9 (ANI): Britain is concerned about experiencing a potential shortage of security guards during the Olympics, as the private security company that was paid nearly 300 million pounds to guard the games, is yet to train or accredit its security guards in giving error-free protection.
Tokyo, July 9 (ANI): Pakistan, Afghanistan and the United States have reiterated their call for Taliban to abandon violence and enter a dialogue with the Afghan government.
Now Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan has released new uniform for its students with the view to remain contemporary and to provide unique identity.
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): The Delhi Government on Sunday extended the summer vacation of city schools by one more week in view of the ongoing heat wave.
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): Chief Economic Advisor in the Finance Ministry, Kaushik Basu, on Friday expressed hope that the Indian economy will bounce back from October onwards.
Mumbai, June 29 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has urged the people of Pakistan to help him in efforts to free Sarabjit Singh, the Indian who is on death row in the neighbouring country.
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): The government on Friday issued a clarification regarding the General Anti-Avoidance Rule (GAAR) guidelines released last evening, saying it has not seen by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and will be finalised only after the former's approval who also holds the Finance Ministry portfolio now.
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Oil Minister S. Jaipal Reddy on Friday said the government was relieved to witness a drop in global crude oil prices, however, the falling value of the Indian rupee remained a matter of severe concern.
Washington, June 22 (ANI): The U.S. government has asked a federal court to reject lawsuits demanding the release of documents on CIA drone strikes targeting suspected militants abroad, saying the entire subject is "classified".
London, June 15 (ANI): The British government has announced legislation that would lead to a huge expansion of surveillance of the Internet and mobile phones by intelligence agencies and the police.
Delhi state has accused Delhi Govt. for its gimmick plans afoot on the issue of development in 1,639 unauthorized colonies in Delhi.
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): The government, to improve the finances of dairy firms and help milk producers, has lifted the ban on exporting of skimmed milk powder.
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): The government has integrated an e-governance project for Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) under Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) portal.
The defence ministry Monday, on a recommendation from the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the federal investigating agency that is currently investigating the Tatra military trucks supply deal, has suspended public sector undertaking Bharat Earth Movers Ltd. (BEML) chairman V R S Natarajan from his post in the connection of same case as BEML had supplied the alleged substandard Tatra Trucks to the military.................
Chairman Standing Committee, NDMC Yogendra Chandolia today declared the statement of Chief Minister of Delhi politically motivated in which she has declared MCD as biggest burden on the Government.
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): With the Air India pilots' strike entering its twenty fifth day on Friday, the government will make public a report prepared by a panel constituted to look into the problems arising out of the merger of the airline with the erstwhile Indian Airlines.
Guwahati, May 27 (ANI): The Government of Assam has appointed nearly 26,000 teachers who will be posted in different parts of the state.
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office (PMO) V. Narayanasamy on Thursday said the government took the decision to hike petrol price to ensure that the oil firms do not run into losses as business entities.
Islamabad, May 17 (ANI): Pakistan's mission in Jeddah had to pay 19,500 riyals (Rs 472,660) as a religious fine to Saudi Arabian authorities in 2007 because the then-prime minister Shaukat Aziz and his entourage had violated a basic law during a pilgrimage.
New Delhi, May 16 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Wednesday said the government is determined to facilitate return of Indian workers stranded in Angola.
Islamabad, May 15 (ANI): Amidst growing realisation that it cannot keep the NATO supply routes blocked for long, Pakistan has dropped the clearest hint yet that it might review a decision that has put its relations with the U.S. in a tailspin.
Lahore, May 14 (ANI): Pakistan's Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) leader Syed Munawar Hasan has said the country's ruling leadership has succumbed to U.S. pressure and is getting impatient to reopen NATO supply routes.
London, May 10 (ANI): A UK Government adviser has advised caution by claiming that the riots that took place in the country last summer were a 'taste of the Britain to come'.
Katmandu, May 5 (ANI): Nepal's Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai is working to form a unity government in attempts to agree to a new constitution by the end of May.
Islamabad, May 4 (ANI): In an alarming development, the Pakistan federal government has been found to have consumed 91 per cent of the total annual budget in just nine months, while its revenues could not match the reckless spending, resulting in a budget deficit of Rs 1.38 trillion - the highest ever in the country's history.
Health Minister Dr. A.K. Walia, today alerted Delhites, RWAs, heads of the Govt. and private institutions, offices, hospitals, schools,
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Income-linked cap on marriage expenditures and the provision for registration of gifts at the time of ceremony are among a number of measures that are being considered by the central government to make the Dowry Prohibition Act tougher.
Islamabad, May 3 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar has said the government is striving to normalise trade with India, while speaking in the National Assembly.
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): Following the Secret Service scandal in Columbia, a Brazilian prostitute is suing the US Federal Government over an injury in an incident last year by four members of a U.S. security team.
Colombo, Apr 23 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Government has ordered the removal of a mosque located in the central town of Dambulla, saying it is sacred to the country's majority Buddhists.
Islamabad, Apr 18 (ANI): Broadband operators of Pakistan have agreed to implement an automated URL filtering system, which has left proponents of internet freedom worried.