05 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is set to launch an agitation on the issue of proper implementation of the Forest Rights Act.
21 Jun 2016
Kolkata: In a bid to make children's commute to and from schools safe, a team at IIT-Kharagpur has designed an electronic tracking system through radio frequency identification (RFID) tags which would soon be flagged off at a school here.
04 Jul 2016
Kathmandu: The Nepal government will take action against an Indian couple who allegedly altered photographs of themselves to falsely depict themselves on the Mount Everest summit, an official said today.
30 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Public toilets are probably the most uninspiring places in the world. We just wish to spend as little time as possible in one. But, have you ever wondered why don’t the stall doors of public toilets go all way down?
02 Aug 2016
Mumbai: A Special Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) Court on Tuesday sentenced 26/11 plotter Sayed Zabiuddin Ansari alias Abu Jundal and six others to life imprisonment till death in the 2006 Aurangabad arms haul case.
16 Jul 2016
Washington: The US Congress today released a long-classified section of the official report on the Sept. 11 attacks describing an array of potential links between some of the hijackers and officials in Saudi Arabia.
11 Mar 2016
Raipur: Five CRPF men, including two officers, were today injured in an IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Naxal violence affected Sukma district.
14 Dec 2015
Srinagar: Massive discrepancies have come to the fore in the database compiled by the Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution Department (CAPD) in Jammu and Kashmir as the state government is preparing to implement National Food Security Act (NFSA).
10 Jul 2016
Houston: Tech giant Facebook has come up with a new feature that can help nonprofits and charity organisations to raise money for the causes they care about, the company said.
23 Jun 2016
Seoul: India's bid for NSG membership will come up tonight at a special post-dinner meeting of the 48-nation grouping's plenary, whose two-day deliberations began here today.