29 Aug 2014
Nottingham: While they seek to continue their winning momentum and take an unassailable 2-0 lead, India were dealt a blow ahead of the third one-dayer against England here tomorrow as opener Rohit Sharma was ruled out of the remainder of the tour because of injury.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday condoled the loss of lives in a stampede at a Madhya Pradesh temple.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The national capital on Monday witnessed the hottest day of August in the last 12 years as mercury breached the 39 degree Celsius mark. The maximum temperature was recorded at 39.1 degree Celsius at Safdarjung observatory, considered the official reading for the city. It was five notches above the season's average making it the hottest August since 2002.
28 Aug 2014
Srinagar: Opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said that the ‘inability and anti-people’ policies of the present government in Jammu and Kashmir have led to emergence of forces like Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) which were seeking access to power by ‘dividing’ people and regions.
31 Dec 2012
Severe cold wave claimed seven more lives in Uttar Pradesh taking the toll this winter to 69. Two people lost their lives in Barabanki, one each in Gonda, Deoria, Ballia, Banda, and Hamirpur districts. According to Met office, maximum temperature continued to be below normal by 6 to 11 degrees Celsius in parts of the state.
26 Aug 2014
Wellington: Former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has decided to pull out from the upcoming Champions League T20 due to some "personal issues".
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: In a major setback for Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has cold-shouldered his son Pankaj Singh for the upcoming by-polls in Uttar Pradesh as the saffron party announced names of 11 candidates on Tuesday. However, in a surprising move, senior leader Lalji Tandon effectively managed to get a ticket for his son Gopalji Tandon.
29 Dec 2012
Uttar Pradesh continued to remain in the grip of severe cold wave as 13 more people lost their lives due to chill, taking the toll this winter to 62.
19 Aug 2014
Kolkata: The encephalitis outbreak in West Bengal this year has so far claimed 254 lives, an official said on Tuesday claiming that the situation is now under control. According to BR Satpathi, director of state health services, 254 Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) deaths have been reported since January.
21 Aug 2014
Dehradun: The weather was clear in most parts of Uttarakhand except light to moderate rain at isolated places, allowing 'Char Dham' pilgrims to leave for Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Yamunotri.