EC bars meetings with Haryana district officials

  Chandigarh, Sep 30 : The Haryana chief secretary and other senior officials have been asked not to hold meetings or organise video conferences with district off... [ Read More ]
Sonia Gandhi visits Jammu

Sonia Gandhi visits Jammu

  Jammu, Sep 30 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi Tuesday visited the flood-affected areas in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.Concluding her two-day visit to ... [ Read More ]
Odisha MLA gets anticipatory bail in chit fund scam

Odisha MLA gets anticipatory bail in chit fund scam

  Bhubaneswar, Sep 30 : The Odisha High Court Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to BJD MLA Pravat Tripathy in the multi-thousand-crore-rupee chit fund scam case b... [ Read More ]

Delhi HC blocks 72 websites from streaming 'Bang Bang'

  New Delhi, Sep 30 : The Delhi High Court Tuesday directed various internet and telecom service providers to block access to 72 websites hosting the yet-to-be re... [ Read More ]

Dhanush's 'Kaaka Muttai' goes to Rome film fest

  Chennai, Sep 30 : Southern actor-producer Dhanush's Tamil drama "Kaaka Muttai", which recently had its first world premiere at the Toronto International Film Fe... [ Read More ]

I like the idea of virgin romance: Fawad Khan

  Mumbai, Sep 30 : His debut Bollywood film "Khubsoorat" features quite a few fudged kissing scenes and Fawad Khan, the Hindi film industry's new entrant from acr... [ Read More ]

Saradha scam: ED seals East Bengal's holding company's accounts

  Kolkata, Sep 30 : Having already grilled several officials of the East Bengal Football club in connection with the multi-crore-rupee Saradha scam, the Enforceme... [ Read More ]

Doctors advise Atletico players to stay hydrated

  Kolkata, Sep 30 : Noting most of the Atletico de Kolkata footballers were in "peak health", healthcare experts here advised members of the Indian Super League (... [ Read More ]

Knight Riders warm up for CLT20 semis with an impressive win

  Hyderabad, Sep 29 : Kolkata Knight Riders warmed up for their semi-finals in style with a convincing 36 run win over Dolphins in their last group match in Champ... [ Read More ]

Cheapest solar powered eToilet for schools unveiled

  Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 30 : Eram Scientific, manufacturers of the country's first eToilet, here Tuesday unveiled the world's cheapest unmanned, self-cleaning e... [ Read More ]

Srinagar-Muzaffarabad bus service resumes

  Srinagar, Sep 29 : The bus service between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad in Pakistan-administered Kashmir resumed Monday."Karwan-e-Aman" (Peace Bus Service) along t... [ Read More ]
Yet another custodial torture, this time in Kerala

Yet another custodial torture, this time in Kerala

  Kochi, Sep 29 : The Kerala government has decided to transfer the case of a 28-year-old housemaid, who has been beaten up by police, to be probed by the crime b... [ Read More ]

Reliance Communications to reduce debt to under Rs.20,000 crore

  Mumbai, Sep 30 : Reliance Communications targets to bring its debt to under Rs.20,000 crore in the next 24 months, its chairman Anil Ambani told shareholders at... [ Read More ]

Sensex closes volatile trade session flat (Roundup)

  Mumbai, Sep 30 : In volatile trade, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed Tuesday's trade flat -- up only 33 points or 0.13 percent -- even as the... [ Read More ]

Delhi Metro's cleanliness drive for Swachh Bharat

  New Delhi, Sep 30 : The Delhi Metro will undertake a 'Clean and Green Delhi' drive starting Oct 2, a statement said Tuesday.The drive, under the Swachh Bharat A... [ Read More ]

Indian science body accused of irregularities

  Bangalore, Sep 30 : The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), a professional body of scientists under the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and h... [ Read More ]

From defence to development, technology to lead India-US partnership (Comment)

  The spectacular success of the incredibly frugal Mars Orbiter Mission that put India straight into an elite club and opened up an array of business opportunitie... [ Read More ]
Mars images presented to Modi

Mars images presented to Modi

  New Delhi/Bangalore, Sep 25 : ISRO chairman K. Radhakrishnan Thursday presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi the first set of images of the Martian surface t... [ Read More ]

Venezuela swaps guns for education

  Caracas, Sep 30 (IANS/EFE) The Venezuelan government has initiated a voluntary arms exchange programme under which its citizens can surrender their firearms in ... [ Read More ]

Amanda Bynes arrested for DUI

  Los Angeles, Sep 30 : Actress Amanda Bynes was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) here, but was released on bail later.The 28-year-old star, who cam... [ Read More ]

Afghanistan, NATO sign agreement

  Kabul, Sep 30 : The Afghanistan government and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Tuesday signed the Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) here.Afghan Pr... [ Read More ]

Congress-NCP split not due to Rahul or me: Sonia

  Jammu, Sep 30 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi Tuesday said the Congress-NCP split has not come about because of Rahul Gandhi or her.Speaking to media on the s... [ Read More ]

Kerala principal who kept boy in kennel gets bail

  Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 30 : A Kerala court Tuesday granted bail to a private unaided school's woman principal who had kept a six-year-old under-kindergarten st... [ Read More ]

Delhi HC blocks 72 websites from streaming 'Bang Bang'

  New Delhi, Sep 30 : The Delhi High Court Tuesday directed various internet and telecom service providers to block access to 72 websites hosting the yet-to-be re... [ Read More ]

'Sugar clinics' for improved diabetes care

  New Delhi, Sep 30 : To curb the rise of diabetes in India, a city hospital here Tuesday announced it would set up 50 "sugar clinics" for easy access to integrat... [ Read More ]

Alcohol can disrupt sleep even after quitting

  New York, Sep 30 : Chronic alcohol exposure can lead to disruptions in the sleep cycle, not just when one actively drinks but even years after one stops drinkin... [ Read More ]
UST Global unveils telemedicine application for mobile devices

UST Global unveils telemedicine application for mobile devices

  Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 30 : UST Global, Kerala's largest IT employer, Monday, unveiled an advanced telemedicine application to help treatment of patients in re... [ Read More ]

NASA app teaches kids about rocket launches

  New York, Sep 30 : The US space agency NASA has launched a new app to make children aware of how rockets are launched.The free app called "LSP Activity Book" le... [ Read More ]

Punjab to take action against absentee teachers

  Chandigarh, Sep 22 : Action will be taken against Punjab government school teachers who have remained absent from their institutions for a long time, Education ... [ Read More ]

Jadavpur students to seek guidance from overseas alumni

  Kolkata, Sep 22 : Jadavpur University students, protestingthe alleged police attack on them, Monday decided to continue their class boycott and seek suggestions... [ Read More ]

Security tightened in Tripura, Assam for Durga Puja

  Agartala/Silchar, Sep 30 : Armed with sophisticated weapons and electronic gadgets, a large number of security personnel have been deployed in Tripura and Assam... [ Read More ]
State sponsors Tripura's Durga Puja, thanks to ex-royals

State sponsors Tripura's Durga Puja, thanks to ex-royals

  Agartala, Sep 30 : Tripura, ruled by a Communist Party of India-Marxist-led Left Front government, is possibly the only one in India where the government sponso... [ Read More ]

President to celebrate Durga Puja in Bengal

  New Delhi, Sep 29 : President Pranab Mukherjee will celebrate Durga Puja festival in his native village in West Bengal's Birbhum district, an official announcem... [ Read More ]

Reduce human load to save Taj: Historian R. Nath

  Agra Sep 25 : Unless drastic measures are intiated to manage pressing crowds at the Taj Mahal and the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is not fundamentally ... [ 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 ]