A 1969 batch IAS officer, Baijal had served as Union Home Secretary under the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government.
28 Dec 2016 8:21 PM
The 42-year-old Acharya's appointment for a three-year tenure was cleared by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet.
28 Dec 2016 8:15 PM
They were taking the consignment of the tortoises in 43 sacks from Sultanpur in a pickup van, they said.
28 Dec 2016 7:49 PM
It was feared that PMSA might have captured some more fishermen and seized their boats during the operation, he added.
28 Dec 2016 7:20 PM
CMs body chief and Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu said plans are afoot to import one million PoS machines.
28 Dec 2016 6:57 PM
'Today even scientists are learning from India's ancient knowledge and philosophy,' he said.
28 Dec 2016 6:44 PM
The CPI(M) leaders, however, tried to put up a brave face by saying, 'you should not read too much into it'.
28 Dec 2016 6:32 PM
Underlining that the teeth of any air force is the combat fleet, Raha said that the country needs another production line besides the Tejas.
28 Dec 2016 6:15 PM
He promised a special law to crack down on the drug mafia and asserted that all those found guilty would be jailed.
28 Dec 2016 5:53 PM
The railways had witnessed a major train accident involving Indore-Patna Express which claimed 150 lives just 38 days ago.
28 Dec 2016 5:32 PM
Appointment papers of 70-year-old Baijal have been sent to President Pranab Mukherjee for his approval.
28 Dec 2016 5:22 PM
'We've verified all our relevant records minutely and found that no such deposits were made in any SBI branch,' SBI Regional Manager said.
28 Dec 2016 3:22 PM
Shiv Sena said the steps taken against the rich and black money holders had an adverse effect on the common people.
28 Dec 2016 2:15 PM
The ordinance is to extinguish liability of government and Reserve Bank of India on the demonetised high-denomination notes.
28 Dec 2016 12:59 PM
The terror case saw an unusual move from India and Pakistan as Islamabad sent its probe team to Pathankot.
28 Dec 2016 11:58 AM
We abide by all applicable international obligations and expects others do the same, says India.
28 Dec 2016 11:40 AM
The wife was six-months pregnant. Police stated that the condition of the couple was stable.
28 Dec 2016 11:16 AM
The Minister of State for minority affairs said that India is the best example for the world when it comes to maintaining social harmony.
28 Dec 2016 10:54 AM
Between 2008 and 2015, India purchased defence equipments worth USD 34 billion.
28 Dec 2016 10:50 AM
Due to the mishap, the Kanpur-Howrah route has been temporarily closed.
28 Dec 2016 8:03 AM