26 Jan 2015
Jammu: Holding various cross-border factors responsible for the hurdles in the development of Jammu and Kashmir, Governor NN Vohra on Monday said that maintenance of peace and public order was imperative for sustained growth.
22 Jan 2015
London: A graduate student from Loughborough University in Britain has launched innovative running gloves with built-in climate control. His patented invention is a unique mesh that enables instant temperature regulation and moisture wicking.
17 Jan 2015
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra on Saturday undertook an extensive tour of flood-hit areas of the summer capital Srinagar to assess relief and rehabilitation measures undertaken to provide succour to the flood-affected families.
20 Jan 2015
Washington: Joint use of bed nets and vaccines will not always lead to consistent increases in the efficacy of malaria control, and sometimes their use may actually make the situation worse, a new study suggests.
18 Jan 2015
New Delhi: In the wake of the unprecedented floods which caused havoc last year in Jammu and Kashmir, the state is all set to get its first, modern Flood Forecasting System with the Central Water Commission (CWC) planning to set up such facilities at about 25 sites in Kashmir Valley.
27 Sep 2014
Kanpur: Several districts of Uttar Pradesh, including Ghaziabad and Noida in the National Capital Region, will soon have modern police control rooms.
17 Jun 2013
The Yamuna is overflowing because of the heavy downpour in the hill states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh. In the meantime, Haryana has started releasing water from the Tajewala dam from Sunday afternoon. The water released from the dam will reach Delhi by Wednesday.
10 Jan 2015
New York: Using an injectable birth control method may increase the risk of HIV infection in women, a large meta-analysis of 12 studies in sub-Saharan Africa shows.
08 Jan 2015
Cuttack: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday complimented the Odisha Police for achieving 'zero casualties' while dealing with Left Wing Extreme violence in 2014. On the other hand, at least six Maoists have died in the state in the year during exchange of gunfire between police and extremists.
11 Jan 2015
Srinagar: Imposition of Centre’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir has raised hopes among the victims of last year’s devastating floods that the process of rehabilitation will be expedited now even as the political parties continue to blame each other for enforcement of Governor’s rule in the state.