29 Aug 2015
Vijayawada: The day-long state-wide bandh called by YSR Congress over the special category status issue for Andhra Pradesh began today with party workers and leaders staging protests in front of bus deports belonging to the State Road Transport Organisation (APSRTC).
26 Aug 2015
Ahmedabad: Tension mounted in Gujarat as three persons were killed in widespread violence sparked by detention of Hardik Patel who today vowed to intensify the agitation for OBC quota for Patel community.
26 Aug 2015
Ahmedabad: A day after violence erupted in Gujarat during stir for quota by Patel community, curfew has been clamped in parts of Ahmedabad, Surat and Mehsana districts and security was stepped up in the wake of the state-wide bandh today called by agitation leader Hardik Patel.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Mass emission standards Bharat Stage IV (BS IV) will come into force across the country from April 1, 2017, the ministry of road transport and highways announced on Wednesday.
19 Aug 2015
Behrampore (WB): West Bengal Congress President Adhir Chowdhury was today booked under attempt to murder charges for allegedly being involved in assaulting government officials and preventing them from joining duty during a bandh called by his party.
15 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendera Modi today said the Swachh Bharat campaign was his government's 'biggest achievement' and praised the children and the young for being the project's 'biggest brand ambassador'.
13 Aug 2015
New Delhi: With Delhi finishing at 398th in Swachch Bharat ranking, mayors of two of BJP ruled municipal corporations, today sought to pass the buck to the AAP dispensation, saying the civic bodies only provide one third of civic services, while the rest is done by the government.
11 Aug 2015
Hyderabad: Vowing to continue his party's fight for realising the promise of special status to Andhra Pradesh, YSR Congress president YS Jaganmohan Reddy has called for a bandh on August 28 ahead of the Legislative Assembly session.
08 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Mysore has topped the Swachh Bharat rankings among 476 cities in the country with three more places from Karnataka figuring in the top 10. Among urban local bodies in the national capital, Delhi Cantonment was ranked 15th in the list and New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) 16th, while Municipal Corporation of Delhi was at 398th position.
06 Aug 2015
Colombo: Indian bowling coach Bharat Arun is confident that the team's speed merchants Varun Aaron and Umesh Yadav will take up the challenge to "maintain speed as well as be accurate" in the upcoming three-Test series against Sri Lanka starting August 12 at Galle.