66 percent voters satisfied with Modi's performance, functioning: Poll

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : Nearly two-thirds (66 percent) of voters in a survey have expressed satisfaction with the Narendra Modi government's performance, and while m... [ Read More ]

AAP hits out at HRD ministry over Teachers' Day issue

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The AAP Tuesday criticised the human resource development (HRD) ministry over the Teachers' Day address by Prime Minister Narendra, terming t... [ Read More ]

Take up fishermen's arrest issue at highest level: Jayalalithaa to Modi

  Chennai, Sep 2 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Tuesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up with Sri Lanka's highest authorities the issue ... [ Read More ]

Yo Yo Honey Singh to set out on eight-city tour

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : Come October, superhit rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh, popular for numbers like "Blue Eyes" and "Sunny Sunny", will set out on an eight-city tour i... [ Read More ]

Priyanka Chopra calls on Gadkari in Delhi

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : National Award winning actress Priyanka Chopra Tuesday met union minister Nitin Gadkari ahead of the release of her forthcoming Bollywood fil... [ 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 ]

Zico to be head coach, manager of FC Goa

  Kolkata, Sep 2 : Brazilian football legend Arthur Antunes Coimbra, more popularly known as Zico, would be the manager cum head coach of the Indian Super League ... [ 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 ]
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 ]

Water conservation works under rural job act

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The rural development ministry Tuesday ordered district administrations to ensure that water conservation work like construction of check dam... [ Read More ]

Environment ministry eases clearance norms for coal mine expansion

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : In a move to aid efforts to increase coal production, the union environment ministry has eased the clearance process to increase production f... [ Read More ]

Research analysts to be registered, rules SEBI

  Chennai, Sep 2 : In order to protect investors from any motivated research reports, India's market regulator SEBI has brought under its control the research ana... [ 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 ]

US doctor tests positive for Ebola in Liberia

  Washington, Sep 3 : An American missionary doctor working in Liberia has tested positive for the Ebola virus, his organisation SIM USA announced Tuesday.The doc... [ Read More ]

Anastacia slams Kim, Kanye

  Los Angeles, Sep 3 : Singer Anastacia slams reality TV star Kim Kardashian and her husband Kanye West saying their need for attention is just so ill placed.The ... [ Read More ]

EU to decide on new sanctions on Russia

  Brussels, Sep 3 : The incoming European Union (EU) foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini Tuesday said the EU leaders will decide on new sanctions on Russia by... [ Read More ]

Fire at Kolkata's landmark highrise, four ill

  Kolkata, Sep 2 : Four people fell ill on inhaling toxic fumes after a fire broke out Tuesday at Kolkata's landmark Chatterjee International Centre building that... [ Read More ]

Don't sterilize elephants, SC tells West Bengal

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The Supreme Court Tuesday took serious view of a report that said the West Bengal government had decided to take "regressive" steps to reduce... [ 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 ]

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 ]