22 Oct 2014
Patna: The parents of five-year-old Harshit Saumitra, the youngest climber to reach the base camp of Mount Everest, are trying to register their son's name in the Guinness World Records and Limca Book of Records.
17 Oct 2014
Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court ruled that status quo be maintained with regard to 109 hectares of land acquired by the Uttar Pradesh government in Shahberi village of Gautam Buddh Nagar district.
11 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was "deeply inspired" by the ideology of Mahatma Gandhi as he launched his "dream" village development project- Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY) - here on Saturday.
16 Oct 2014
Bagpath: Agitated over the non-payment of cane dues, farmers in the district on Thursday said if their payments are not made then they will not celebrate Diwali this year.
11 Oct 2014
Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to arrive here next week on a two-day visit, during which he would discuss the plan of adopting a village from his constituency under the MP Model Village Scheme, besides inaugurating a trauma centre at the Banaras Hindu University.
06 Oct 2014
Srinagar: Chief Minister Omar Abdullah will visit the border village of Arnia in Jammu where unprovoked shelling and firing by Pakistani troops has killed five people and injured several others.
29 Sep 2014
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday urged the Mahadalit families against fleeing their native Nepura village in Gaya district."You should not flee from your village for whatever reason," Manjhi told around 300 Mahadalit families, while announcing to turn Nepura, under Tekari police station area, a model village with various facilities.
13 Oct 2013
Beijing: Eight villagers have been killed while trying to put out a forest fire in northwest China, officials said.
19 Sep 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Construction work at Rio's 2016 Olympic village has reached 50 percent completion, authorities said.
19 Sep 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Construction work at Rio's 2016 Olympic village has reached 50 percent completion, authorities said. Located in the neighbourhood of Barra da Tijuca, west of Rio's city centre, the village will accommodate 18,000 athletes and officials.