Budget: Govt proposes incentive schemes for electronics sector

New Delhi, Feb 1 Government today announced various measures for the electronics sector which includes "record allocation" of Rs 745 crore towards incentive schemes like M-SIPS and EDF and duty...

Feb 01, 2017 9:04 PM | Newsscroll

AAP, Cong will sell out Punjab waters for petty gains: Akalis

Chandigarh, Feb 1 Only SAD-BJP government can protect Punjab waters while the hawkish stance of Amarinder-led Congress and the AAP's confrontationist approach towards Centre would certainly lead to...

Feb 01, 2017 8:57 PM | Newsscroll

"Draft medical devices rules have been in vogue forquite some time. It is encouraging to see that the Government will seek to introduce some regulations in the coming year" said Anand Mehta, Partner,...

Feb 01, 2017 7:03 PM | Newsscroll

Nabard hails higher fund allocation for irrigation, dairy

sectorMumbai, Feb 1 Nabard has hailed the increased focus on irrigation and dairy sectors in the Budget which has hiked the corpus of long term irrigation fund by another Rs 20,000 crore, taking the...

Feb 01, 2017 5:09 PM | Newsscroll

Nabard hails higher fund allocation for irrigation, dairy

sectorMumbai, Feb 1 Nabard has hailed the increased focus on irrigation and dairy sectors in the Budget which has hiked the corpus of long term irrigation fund by another Rs 20,000 crore, taking the...

Feb 01, 2017 4:45 PM | Newsscroll

Sikh advocacy groups urges Gurdwaras to be alert and vigilant

From Lalit K JhaWashington, Jan 31 A Sikh advocacy group today urged gurdwaras in the country to be alert and vigilant in view of the prevailing atmosphere in the US."Given the current situation of...

Feb 01, 2017 12:12 AM | Newsscroll

Man shot dead by bike-borne assailants

Varanasi (UP), Jan 31 A 22-year-old man was shot dead by two motorcycle-borne miscreants in Mangari village under Phoolpur police station here today, police said.The deceased has been identified as...

Jan 31, 2017 10:23 PM | Newsscroll

Breath analysers not 100 per cent accurate: Court

New Delhi, Jan 31 All electronic devices, including an alcometer, does not give 100 per cent accurate reading and error is bound to occur, a court here has said while setting aside the jail term...

Jan 31, 2017 6:11 PM | Newsscroll

Note ban: ED attaches Rs 25 cr of assets of former K'taka

officerBengaluru, Jan 31 ED today attached assets worth Rs25 crore, including three huge agricultural lands and a farm house, allegedly acquired by Karnataka's ex-chief project officer of highway...

Jan 31, 2017 4:55 PM | Newsscroll

Immunotherapy may revolutionise cancer treatment, says expert

Hyderabad, Jan 31 Immunotherapy that boosts the in-born immunity of individuals to fight cancer cells is likely to revolutionise cancer treatment in the years to come, a leading oncologist said here...

Jan 31, 2017 3:54 PM | Newsscroll