18 Jul 2014
Mumbai: One fireman died and nine of his colleagues were injured while battling a blaze that broke out in a commercial building in suburban Mumbai on Friday, official sources said. "21 firemen were brought to our hospital, one of them was brought dead. Some of them are injured but none is serious," Medical Superintendent of Cooper Hospital Dr Sitaram Gawde told.
23 Jul 2014
Kolkata: A shocking CCTV footage, which shows a middle aged home tutor brutally beating a three old kid, has gone viral. The tutor is absconding and the police have issued a lookout notice to nab her.
03 Jul 2014
Gadchiroli (Maharashtra): The children of naxal attack victims will be provided with special funds from the District Planning Council's (DPC) innovative scheme in order to help them continue their education, Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil said here on Thursday.
26 May 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat will visit Kedarnath on May 30 to assess the progress of reconstruction work in the calamity-hit areas and take some important decisions related to the exercise including identification of the location for a new Kedarpuri.
03 Jul 2014
Johannesburg: South African Indian couples would rather adopt a child from India despite the lengthy administrative processes than adopting one of the many African babies put up for adoption in their own country, acccording to a leading social worker here.
07 Jul 2014
Hanoi: Sixteen people were killed and five injured when a Vietnamese military helicopter crashed in the capital Hanoi on Monday during a training exercise, a top military official said.
20 Jun 2014
New York: A new facial recognition computer tool can help a missing child meet his/her parents by rapidly and accurately matching pictures with their biological parents.
16 Jul 2014
Jammu: One Border Security Force (BSF) jawan was killed and seven others, including three BSF personnel and four civilians, were injured in unprovoked firing by the Pakistan Rangers at Indian border outposts along the International Border in Jammu district.
16 Jul 2014
Mumbai: One person was killed and six injured after a portion of a slab of a four-storey building collapsed at Kakaji Nagar's Prasad shopping centre in suburban Goregaon West on Tuesday night, a Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) official said.
05 Jul 2014
Srinagar: An unidentified militant was killed and an Army jawan injured in an encounter in Tral area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday. Security forces launched a search operation in the forest area of Aripal village in Tral area following information about presence of militants there, an Army spokesman said.