19 Dec 2015
Lucknow: State Cabinet yesterday gave its nod for setting up state level police emergency management service Dial-100 to reduce police response time in emergency.
19 Mar 2013
The government is mulling to launch single helpline number to address all kinds of issues concerning to an individual. Single helpline number is already operational in American and few European countries. Issues related to health, accidents, properties and natural disaster will be taken care of when grievances and complaints conveyed through the helpline number.
18 Jun 2015
New Delhi: BJP patriarch LK Advani's statement that 'forces that can crush democracy are stronger' now created a buzz in the political circles leading to speculation that it was a barb aimed at Prime Minister Narendra Modi but RSS dismissed it while Congress and other opposition parties shared his concern.
14 May 2015
New Delhi: The Indian cyberspace has been hit by the malicious activity of a potentially threatening virus which can execute phishing attacks to negatively alter users' personal data, country's lead cyber security agency has said.
06 Jan 2015
New York: Various microorganisms that naturally colonize the skin may help protect us from infections as they trigger specific responses in the skin immune system to fight invasion by pathogens, a new research, involving an Indian-origin scientist, has found.
10 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Government has ordered unblocking of all the 32 websites that were being used by terrorists after these sites promised to cooperate with the authorities and removed 'jehadi' content.
07 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Delhi Fire Services is going to install GPS trackers in its fire tenders in order to reduce response time of the force. With the installation of GPS trackers, the control room of DFS will not only be able to rush the nearest available vehicle to the spot where the fire incident has taken place but will also be able send a back-up from a different route if any fire tender gets stuck in traffic jam, a perennial problem faced by the force on the capital city's busy roads.
20 Jun 2015
Washington: An experimental vaccine candidate may have the potential to stimulate the immune system to block HIV infection, according to new research.
21 Dec 2014
Bamako: The United Nations mission to fight Ebola should be wound down quickly once the battle is won, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said on Saturday during his first tour of countries stricken with the virus.
18 Dec 2014
United Nations: India has announced a USD 500,000 contribution to a UN humanitarian fund as part of its commitment towards assisting an increasing number of people around the globe in need of humanitarian assistance.