Railway officials in the city are hoping that the Rs 10,947-crore Phase III of the Mumbai Urban Transport Project gets a substantial allotment in the forthcoming Union Budget so that the project,.. DNA
Senior transition officials reported Wednesday that Donald Trump has chosen former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to lead the Department of Agriculture. Born and raised in Georgia, Perdue served as a state.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Jan.18 -- It's now been 10 years since Netflix made its most important strategic shift away from mail-in DVDs and into Internet streaming. Bloomberg's Kaitlin Meehan looks back at the company's.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Snowden, Assange, Manning. A piece of art in Berlin representing the three famous whistleblowers is meant to encourage citizens to speak out. For some people these whistleblowers are heroes. For.. Source: Euronews English -
The first flight is likely to take off in March under the government's ambitious regional connectivity scheme, which has received as many as 45 initial proposals from 11 bidders. The scheme UDAN (Ude.. DNA
* The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved plans for 25% sale of the government's share in each of the five state-owned general insurance companies.
The government currently holds 100% stake in the.. Deccan Herald
* Bengaluru Development Minister K J George on Wednesday laid the foundation stone for a sewage treatment plant at Halasuru Lake.
The Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) will contribute.. Deccan Herald
* The government has planned to set up district-level authorities to dispose of disputes pertaining to land acquisition.
An order in this regard was issued on January 10, under Section 64 of the.. Deccan Herald
* The darting of a tigress at the Nagarahole Tiger Reserve (NTR) on Monday night, after which she died, has not gone down well with the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA). *
Forest.. Deccan Herald
*The government has received 45 "initial" proposals from 11 bidders to cover more than 200 routes under the ambitious scheme 'UDAN' to connect regional destinations.*
As the deadline for submitting.. Deccan Herald
It is no secret that one of the organisations which has directly benefited from the government's demonetization move has been Paytm. With an early mover advantage, it has become a torch bearer of the.. DNA
*Street children will be provided Aadhaar cards to enable them to take admission in schools and access government health services. The Standard Operating Procedure for Care and Protection of Children.. Deccan Herald
* Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the government would consider regularising staff nurses working on contract basis at government hospitals while recruiting permanent staff nurses.*
Siddaramaiah,.. Deccan Herald
World number two Novak Djokovic needs no reminder of the threat posed by Spain's Fernando Verdasco as he begins his quest for a seventh Australian Open title on Tuesday.
Djokovic saved five match.. DNA
*Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh today trashed AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwals charge that he was fighting from Parkash Singh Badals home turf of Lambi to help the Punjab Chief Minister win, and.. Deccan Herald
Writing a best-seller was not what Jeff Kinney, author of the famous Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, set out to do. For three years, Kinney tried to get his cartoons syndicated with newspapers. When that.. DNA
The Supreme Court questioned how a UGC regulation, under which only a teacher with minimum 10 years experience can be considered for the post of VC, infringed the minority status and constitutional.. DNA
In a stirring show of heart, the BMC engineers have come together to support the noble cause of the nation’s martyrs. Apart from collecting funds from their own pockets to hand over to the next of.. Mid-Day