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Yahoo trims 15 percent workforce, announces first round of layoffs  Feb 11, 12:00 pm
New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): In a notice filed with the California Employment Development Department, Yahoo Inc announced a lay off for more than 1,500 employees. The announcement, which will take effect from April 11, will see 107 employees being affected with a 60-day advance notice of the move.
Four arrested at Mumbai airport for smuggling gold  Feb 10, 4:13 pm
Mumbai, Feb. 10 (ANI): The customs department officials today arrested four persons from the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on charges of smuggling gold.
Punjab to promote cultivation, consumption of mushrooms  Feb 10, 3:54 pm
Chandigarh, Feb.10 (ANI-Businesswire India): In a bid to promote mushroom cultivation across the state in a big way, the Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today asked the Planning department to include the scheme of mushroom cultivation in the next annual plan to provide budgetary support for its development.
Govt. announces Shram Awards for 2014  Feb 9, 5:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 9 (ANI): The Government of India on Tuesday announced the Prime Minister's Shram Awards for the year 2014.
VAT department of Delhi catches huge consignment of iPhones  Feb 7, 8:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): The Trade and Taxes department of Delhi has caught a huge consignment of iPhones valued over Rs. two crore.
Documentaries with social message can transform society, says Maharashtra Governor  Feb 4, 9:47 am
Mumbai, Feb.4 (ANI): Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has asked the state education department to consider screening short films and documentaries in schools and colleges.
Customs Dept. arrest man with foreign currency at Mumbai airport  Feb 2, 5:43 pm
Mumbai, Feb. 2 (ANI): Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) of the Customs Department arrested an Indian citizen with foreign currency worth Rs. 31.82 lakh at the Mumbai International Airport while he was leaving for Dubai last night.
Punjab to get Oxford University modeled 'Educity'  Feb 2, 12:45 pm
New Delhi, Feb 2 (ANI-NewsVoir): Punjab is coming up with Educity, the most ambitious education project of Punjab Government at new Chandigarh, Mullanpur. The Educity will be modeled on the Oxford University. With a variety of institutions, several constituent colleges and a wide range of academic departments, the Educity would house schools, colleges and universities offering state of the art facilities.
Seven lose sight after getting 'infected' injection  Jan 31, 10:09 pm
Varanasi, Jan. 31 (ANI): At least seven eye patients reported problem in their eye sight after alleged use of infected injection by doctor at the Ophthalmology department at Sir Sunderlal Hospital here.
Satyendar Jain smells political conspiracy behind MCD workers strike  Jan 31, 11:50 am
New Delhi, Jan.31 (ANI): Smelling political conspiracy behind the strike by the MCD workers, Delhi Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Satyendar Jain on Sunday alleged that they were being forced to do the same by the municipal councillors.
MCD strike: Satyendra Jain calls for emergency meeting  Jan 31, 8:42 am
New Delhi, Jan. 31 (ANI): In view of doctors now joining the indefinite protest by the MCD workers who are agitating over the non-payment of their dues, Delhi Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Satyendra Jain on Sunday called for an emergency meeting.
Kamduni rape case: Lawyers, CID hail verdict  Jan 30, 6:41 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 30 (ANI): Lawyers who were part of the prosecution team that was involved with the 2013 Kamduni gangrape-cum murder case, said Saturday that they were satisfied with the court's verdict of handing out death sentences to three of the accused, and life terms to three others.
MCD strike: Unfazed Delhi Govt. sets up 'task force' to clear garbage  Jan 30, 11:48 am
New Delhi, Jan. 30 (ANI): Undeterred by the indefinite protest by the MCD workers who are agitating over the non-payment of their dues, the Public Works Department, which comes under the Delhi Government has set up a task force to clean up the piling garbage across the city.
J-K Governor directs filling 3,000 additional posts for rehabilitation of Kashmiri migrants  Jan 28, 10:57 pm
Jammu, Jan. 28 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra has directed the Chief Secretary to urgently finalise the filling up of 3,000 additional posts in various government departments for rehabilitation of Kashmiri migrants under the Prime Minister's special package for the state.
Summary sent to Sindh CM for Rangers special powers extension   Jan 26, 12:28 pm
Karachi, Jan. 26(ANI):Pakistan Home department has moved a summary to Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah with a proposal to extend the powers of Rangers for another 60 days which is going to expire on February 5.
Pakistan arrests 64 for providing financial aid to terrorists  Jan 25, 12:40 pm
Islamabad, Jan. 25 (ANI): The Pakistan Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) has arrested 64 people under the National Action Plan for allegedly providing financial assistance to terrorists.
Balochistan quota in federal jobs has increased, says Pakistan minister  Jan 23, 3:14 pm
Islamabad, Jan.23:(ANI): Pakistan Minister for Climate Change Zahid Hamid informed the Senate that Balochistan's job quota in federal government's departments has been increased from 3.5 to 6 per cent.
MoU between India, Kuwait on cooperation in area of outer space  Jan 20, 6:53 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 20 (ANI): The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Wednesday apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Department of Space/Indian Space Research Organisation (DOS/ISRO) and Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research (KISR) on cooperation in the exploration and use of outer space for peaceful purposes.
Aamir's remark damaged India as a brand: Amitabh Kant  Jan 19, 4:23 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 19 (ANI): Hitting out at Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan for his comment on intolerance, Amitabh Kant, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) said that his remark had destroyed the India as a brand.
Centralised Processing Centre for IT returns in Bengaluru awarded ISO 9001 Certification  Jan 18, 12:50 pm
New Delhi, Jan.18 (ANI): The flagship project of Income Tax Department for the processing of tax returns, the Centralized Processing Centre (CPC), Bengaluru, has been awarded "ISO 9001:2008 standard for Quality Management System" Certificate by the British Standards Institution (BSI).
Odisha police rescue over 122 children  Jan 16, 9:28 pm
Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Jan. 16 (ANI): The Odisha Police rescued at least 122 children, including one girl child missing from Jammu and Kashmir in past fortnight, as part of its Operation Smile-II programme launched on January 1, 2016.
Two IS-inspired militants 'rehabilitated' in Karachi  Jan 16, 2:29 pm
Karachi, Jan.16 (ANI): Counter-terrorism department (CTD) officials here on Saturday confirmed that two youngsters, who were attempting to join the militant Islamic State group in Syria, have been rehabilitated after their repatriation to Pakistan.
CBDT takes initiatives for reducing litigation with taxpayers  Jan 15, 6:42 pm
New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): Reducing litigation with taxpayers has been a key focus area of the Income Tax Department. Several initiatives have been taken by the Central Board of Direct Taxes in the last three months up to December 2015 to significantly reduce disputes and provide relief to taxpayers facing long standing litigation.
Silicon Valley delegation to visit India for innovation and entrepreneurship: FICCI  Jan 15, 6:01 pm
New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): The champion of startups in India, H K Mittal, Adviser, Member Secretary, National Science and Technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (NSTEDB), Department of Science and Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, today shared his optimism about the new startup policy to be announced on Saturday by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
USIBC holds conference on growth, innovation of Bio-pharmaceutical industry in India  Jan 15, 1:18 pm
New Delhi, Jan 15 (ANI): The US-India Business Council (USIBC) in partnership with the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) and the Investment and Technology Promotion Division (ITP) of the Ministry of External Affairs organized a conference on "Growing the Innovative Bio-pharmaceutical Industry and Expanding Healthcare Access in India".