30 Jun 2015
Chennai: AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa returned to the Tamil Nadu Assembly today by a record victory margin from the Radkhakrishnan Nagar (RK Nagar) constituency here.
01 Jul 2015
Siliguri (WB): At least 22 people were killed and many others were missing in landslides triggered by heavy rains in three sub-divisions of Darjeeling district since last night.
17 Jun 2015
United Nations: Massive preparations are underway to commemorate the first International Yoga Day on Sunday. Nearly two billion people across 192 nations will be participating in the event by the end of June 21 and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will be presiding over the celebrations at the world body, India's envoy said here.
13 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The police custody of former Delhi law minister Jitender Singh Tomar was today extended by two days by a court here after the Delhi Police claimed documents produced by him were 'fabricated' and charges under Prevention of Corruption Act might also be invoked in the case.
09 Jun 2015
Chennai: Helicopters and ships of the Indian Coast Guard and Navy are undertaking intensive search operations off Chidambaram coast in Tamil Nadu and northwards to locate the three-member crew on board a Dornier aircraft which went missing last night, a top official said today.
05 Jun 2015
Imphal: A massive combing operation was underway today to track down insurgents in areas of Chandel district of Manipur where 18 army jawans were killed and 11 others injured in an ambush yesterday, police sources here said.
11 May 2015
New Delhi: The deadline for installing real-time effluent discharge meters for polluting industries located on the banks of river Ganga has been extended to June 30 this year, Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: The Budget session of the Lok Sabha, which was to conclude on Friday, has been extended by three more days and will now end on May 13 with Government set to push the contentious land acquisition bill.
01 May 2015
New Delhi: The deputation of IPS officer Santosh Rastogi, who has been in the probe team of the 2G spectrum case, was on Friday extended by a year.
18 Apr 2015
Kochi: Two Navy-escorted passenger ships with 475 people, including Bangladesh nationals and Yemenese of Indian origin, evacuated from the conflict-hit Yemen arrived on Saturday, bringing down the curtains on the massive rescue operation undertaken by the government.