EC must ban Kalraj, Adityanath from campaigning: Samajwadi Party

  Lucknow, Sep 2 : The Samajwadi Party Tuesday petitioned the Election Commission to ban BJP parliamentarian Yogi Adityanath and union minister Kalraj Mishra from... [ Read More ]

AAP slams BJP's 100 days' governance

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The AAP Tuesday slammed the Narendra Modi government on various issues, describing its first 100 days in power as "anything but landmark and ... [ Read More ]

First 100 days of Modi government disappointing: Congress

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The Congress said Tuesday the first 100 days of the Narendra Modi-led NDA government were "disappointing" and the people of the country had b... [ Read More ]

Now I can beat anyone: Priyanka Chopra

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : No, Priyanka Chopra is not talking about the box office competition, but about actually beating up someone physically! And the actress strong... [ Read More ]

Veteran Bengali singer Arati Mukherji joins BJP

  Kolkata, Sep 2 : Veteran Bengali singer Arati Mukherji Tuesday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party."We welcome her with all the respect and hope her contribution ... [ Read More ]

'Sonali Cable' focuses on corporate world: Director

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : Director Charudutt Acharya says his forthcoming film "Sonali Cable" is about the corporate world and that youngsters will be able to connect ... [ Read More ]

Missed Glasgow but ready for Asian Games: Mary Kom

  Gurgaon, Sep 2 : Olympic bronze medal winning boxer M.C. Mary Kom Tuesday said she badly missed being a part aGlasgow Commonwealth Games but she is ready to for... [ Read More ]

Megid ousts Aparajitha to make semis

  Chennai, Sep 2 : Farah Abdel Megid from Egypt defeated Aparajitha Balamurukan 11-3, 11-5, 10-12, 11-4 in the quarter-finals to end the Indian challenge in the i... [ Read More ]

Sports minister advised not to clear five disciplines for Asiad

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal was Tuesday advised by his officials not to clear teams in five disciplines, including football -- where t... [ Read More ]
Army finds underground tunnel in Kashmir

Army finds underground tunnel in Kashmir

  Jammu, Sep 2 : The Indian Army Tuesday unearthed an unfinished underground tunnel across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir that was meant to push t... [ Read More ]

Fire in Agra shoe factory

  Agra, Sep 2 : A fire broke out in a shoe factory in Agra, an official said Tuesday. No casualty was reported.The fire broke out Monday night on the third floor ... [ Read More ]
Delhi slums, villages to get toilet facilities

Delhi slums, villages to get toilet facilities

  New Delhi, Aug 31 : All slums and villages in the national capital will get toilet facilities soon, a government official said Sunday."We have decided to provid... [ Read More ]

REC to fund Rs.20,000 crore of power projects in Telangana

  Hyderabad, Sep 2 : Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) will fund power projects in Telangana to the tune of Rs.20,000 crore, its chairman and managing direc... [ Read More ]

DDA'S EWS flats scheme challenged in HC, hearing on Sep 24

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : An organisation of slum dwellers Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court, challenging DDA's new housing scheme and seeking direction to the govern... [ Read More ]

Mayors from 60 countries expected for Hyderabad conference

  Hyderabad, Sep 2 : Mayors and experts in urban management from 60 countries will attend theMetropolis conference scheduled here next month.Around 2,000 delegate... [ Read More ]

Mars Mission: 300 days on, 23 more days to go

  Chennai, Sep 2 : There are 23 more days to go for India's Mars Orbiter spacecraft to enter the Mars orbit while the mission has completed 300 days, said the Ind... [ Read More ]

Bangalore to host India Nano summit in December

  Bangalore, Sep 1 : India's technology hub, Bangalore will host 'India Nano' summit Dec 4-5 to showcase research and development and applications in nano-science... [ Read More ]

MAPS units renew operational licence till Dec 2015

  Chennai, Aug 30 : The NPCIL's two power reactors at Kalpakkam have renewed their operational licence with the sectoral regulator till Dec 2015, a senior officia... [ Read More ]

Britain asks citizens to review travel plans to Pakistan

  Islamabad, Sep 2 : The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has advised its citizens to review their planned trips to Pakistan in view of the volatile ... [ Read More ]

India win fourth ODI, seal series

  Birmingham, Sep 2 : India won the fourth ODI by nine wickets at Edgbaston Tuesday and sealed the series 3-0 with a match still to go.Set a target of 207, India ... [ Read More ]

Number of displaced civilians inside Ukraine doubles: UNHCR

  Geneva, Sep 2 : The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Tuesday said the number of people displaced inside Ukraine has doubled in the past three weeks sin... [ Read More ]

One new traffic district, 10 new circles in Delhi

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : For better traffic management, Delhi Police have bifurcated a traffic district and created ten new circles, said an official."It was observed... [ Read More ]

Death row convict may be heard in open court, says SC

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The Supreme Court Tuesday held that in the cases where it has upheld a death sentence, the convict will have a right to have his review petit... [ Read More ]

Five Delhi policemen injured in mob attack

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : Five policemen, including a station house officer (SHO), were injured while trying to stop a mob from beating up two school girls and their t... [ Read More ]

AIIMS sees increase in eye donors

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The eye bank of AIIMS has seen a rise in the number of donors in the last couple of years, an official said Tuesday."In the last couple of ye... [ Read More ]

Lizard found in mid-day meal in Bihar

  Patna, Sep 2 : Six children in a government school in Bihar fell ill Tuesday after eating their mid-day meal in which a dead lizard was later found, an official... [ Read More ]

Now, artificial limbs for cows!

  Jodhpur, Sep 2 : Two orthotists here claim to have developed artificial limbs for cows, though it's early days to say how successful they will be.The prosthetic... [ Read More ]
NDA politicizing education: Congress

NDA politicizing education: Congress

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The Congress Tuesday accused the government of politicizing the educational system in the country and of trying to alter the federal system o... [ Read More ]

Kerala to set up Dubai like academic city

  Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 27 : The Kerala cabinet Wednesday approved the setting up of an academic city in the state similar to the Dubai Academic City, Chief Min... [ Read More ]
Re-evaluation of marks not an exercise in futility, says HC

Re-evaluation of marks not an exercise in futility, says HC

  New Delhi, Aug 25 : The Delhi High Court Monday held that re-evaluation of marks is not an "exercise in futility" and has to have some "significance and import"... [ Read More ]

Ban on idol immersion in Yamuna

  Agra, Sep 2 : Immersion of Ganesh idols in the Yamuna river will not be permitted in Agra.After several rounds of talks involving voluntary groups and police, d... [ Read More ]

Over 600,000 perform Manimahesh pilgrimage in Himachal

  Chamba (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 2 : Over 600,000 devotees took part in the 17-day annual pilgrimage to the Manimahesh lake located at an altitude of 13,500 feet ... [ Read More ]

Radhastami celebrations in full swing

  Barsana (Uttar Pradesh) Sep 2 : The birthday celebrations of Radha, consort of Lord Krishna, began here early Wednesday with special "darshans" and musical perf... [ Read More ]

Lull in monsoon in Himachal

  Shimla, July 4 : There is a lull in the southwest monsoon that hit Himachal Pradesh just three days ago and similar conditions will continue till this weekend, ... [ Read More ]

Corpn. takes up junction improvements in Coimbatore

  Coimbatore, June24: Commissioner G. Latha ordered the corporation people to take care of theCoimbatore Junction by cleaning, reparing and white wash with orange... [ Read More ]

Environment officials to study villages in Kerala

  Thiruvananthapuram, June 6 : A two-member team from the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) Friday held discussions with officials from Kerala to finalis... [ Read More ]