At the meeting, outgoing general secretary Prakash Karat proposed Yechury's name and S. Ramchandran Pillai seconded it.
PM made a special mention the schemes initiated by his 10-month-old government and said these were all intended to benefit the poor.
They will now have to to take prior permission from the central government before accepting gifts worth more than Rs.5,000.
"You are far away from India, but you carry the spirit here," Jaitley told Indian-American community.
Pakistan had dismantled terrorist networks with an effective strategy.
Pakistani foreign ministry wondered why India cancelled the talks on its own without consulting.
"My target is to win more titles for my country," the world No.1 badminton champion said.
DD will look to tame defending champions KKR on Monday at Kotla.
Barcelona remained at top after 2-0 win at home to Valencia.
Coal India will be able to increase evacuation by 5-8 per cent.
More than 90 CEOs and CFOs from leading German high-tech companies participated in the survey.
"The concept is not "practiced strictly" even in countries like the US and the UK", Trai Chairman Rahul Khullar said.
Given the bleak backdrop of decreasing productivity, there has to be a paradigm shift in agri policy. But to do this, the primary requirement is to convince farmers that time has come to move away from conventional practices.
Although Swami Vivekananda graced us with his presence for only 39 years, his teachings about the spiritual basis for human freedom continue to resonate both at home and in the West.
Now that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is back from his sabbatical what is in store for the party? The past two months have seen the media speculating about Rahul Gandhi's mysterious leave of absence.
The PIL has been moved in the Delhi High Court.
The fire broke out in three houses in west Delhi's Mangolpuri.
'Frequency to increase with 90 seconds difference'.
Camera persons were beaten up and equipment damaged.
Voting was held at 144 wards of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation.
The BJP demanded that the State EC resign or cancel the elections.
The biennial festival will continue till April 27.
Patnaik described media as mirror of society.
NTPC has signed a MoU with govt to set up an ITI.
Charlotte Riddell (1832-1906), who wrote as J.H. Riddell, was one of the period's most popular and influential writers including of horror, producing some most startling and original ghost stories, set in a range of sinister locales including hell!
The World Heritage Day should be observed by the ASI to restore the grandeur of old monuments.
The exhibition will end on May 20.
Qazi’s women’s wear collection was titled 'Sar Bakaf'.
She loves 'to tell a story' with everything she wears!
Think twice before you slam a child to sit still.
" Massive dead spheroids contain about half of all the stars that the universe has produced during its entire life "
Micronations have their own flags and national anthems and even met for a world summit recently. It’s just that they’re not recognised.
Since Indian Independence, there has been no fiction writer of world renown who took an active interest in the Indian subcontinent and chose to stay here for any length of time except for this German Nobel Prize winner.
Ben was known for his role in Good Times.
Goswami called Honey Singh a weak rapper.
The actor died on April 6. He was 64
STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE
Burdwan, 4 March
The Burdwan University has become a premier institution in the state, being set to float distance B Ed
courses. In the first year, 500 applicants would be accommodated, senior officials said today.
The Burdwan University, considering the difficulty faced by the aspirants for long, had started planning to offer distance courses for B Ed, which according to Dr Smritikumar Sarkar, Vice-Chancellor, has finally been approved by the UGC. “We shall start the courses from 2014-15 academic session,” Dr Sarkar said.
Admission for the course would begin in July.
To cater to the needs of the students, the Burdwan University, is set to float Study Centres in different locations in North Bengal and South Bengal.
In South Bengal two centres, in Bankura and Bolpur, will be set up. “Another centre is being planned for the Sundarban areas,” Dr Sarkar said.
The Burdwan University authorities have set up a panel of experts to prepare study materials for the purpose.
Besides, Burdwan University is gearing up to float Post-Graduate courses on Drama, Painting and Music individually.
He succeeded H.S. Brahma.
Decoupled train bogies were re-attached.
'Inflation has moderated significantly.'
Indian ships return home from Yemen.
'I am most written. Why, I don't know.'
Militants attacked a military base loyal to Prez.