28 Jun 2016
Panaji: A fishermen's association in Goa has threatened to disrupt the upcoming BRICS summit in Goa, if a proposed satellite port in Betul village in south Goa is not scrapped and traditional homes of fishermen, facing demolition, saved by the state government.
06 Jun 2016
Lucknow: The administration and police in Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh has been put in a state of high alert as a 'panchayat' has been called today afternoon in Bisahada village, an official said.
06 Jun 2016
Greater Noida: Nine months after the Dadri lynching, the situation in Bishada village became tense again today as locals held a protest meeting ignoring prohibitory orders demanding that an FIR be registered against the victim's family for alleged cow slaughter.
03 Jun 2016
Greater Noida: A complaint was filed by residents of Bishada village in Dadri for alleged cow slaughter after a forensic report said that the meat found in the freezer at Mohd Akhlaq's house was beef.
20 Apr 2016
Electricity is one of the most basic amenities, but in India there are millions of people who do not have access to this source of power. The most basic reason is that the supply is not up to the mark with the demand. There are various reasons for this which include lack of resources, equipment, inadequate power infrastructure etc.
13 Oct 2013
Beijing: Eight villagers have been killed while trying to put out a forest fire in northwest China, officials said.
31 May 2016
Alkarm, Egypt: Soad Thabet's house no longer has a door. Inside, its walls are blackened with soot and a television lies shattered on the floor. The remains of a red nightgown stand out among the ashes.
24 May 2016
Sindhudurg (Maharashtra): Thousands of people today bade a tearful farewell to Pandurang Mahadev Gawade, a soldier martyred in a gun battle in Kashmir, as his last rites were performed with full military honours at his Amboli village in this district, officials said.
20 Apr 2016
Gurdaspur: The mortal remains of Kirpal Singh, who died in a Lahore jail in suspicious circumstances last week, were consigned to flames at his village in Punjab's Gurdaspur district today amid a sombre environment.
11 Feb 2016
Dharwad: The village of Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad plunged into grief as he passed away today after battling for life since his miraculous survival in Siachen, with Chief Minister Siddaramaiah leading the state in paying homage to the braveheart from Karnataka.