10 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: Cotton crop in Punjab was the main casualty of heavy rains lashing across the state in past one week as over 45,000 hectares under the fibre was badly hit in cotton growing areas in the state.
19 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Exposure to the cyber world may have helped children expand their mental horizons but it has many downsides, the latest being cyber bullying.
19 Aug 2014
Agra: More than 200,000 people visited the Taj Mahal in two days over the weekend, causing alarm among conservationists who feel the ever-increasing human load on the fragile white marble wonder on the banks of the Yamuna could prove detrimental to the health of the monument to love.
09 Aug 2014
Atlanta: An American doctor infected with Ebola who was brought back to the US from Africa and is being treated at a hospital and has said that he is getting better.
07 Jul 2014
Chennai: Coming down heavily on DMK president Karunanidhi for his ‘wrong’ statements on river water issues, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday said the 90-year-old leader was ‘jealous’ of her party's growing clout.
16 Jun 2014
Beijing: Playing down its unsuccessful bid to establish diplomatic ties with Bhutan, China on Monday said it is glad to see New Delhi and Thimphu develop their relations further during the just-concluded visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
20 Jun 2014
Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex fell for the third day and ended about 96 points lower on Friday triggered by selling in the last hour of trade after wary investors appeared reluctant to hold onto positions as violence continued unabated in Iraq.
04 Jun 2014
Agartala: A farmer's successful attempt at growing grapes in a village in Tripura considered as climatically unsuitable for the fruit plant, has made agricultural scientists in the state sit up and take notice.
30 May 2014
Washington: Global smartphone sales will jump 23 percent this year to more than 1.2 billion units, fueled by growth of low-cost handsets in emerging markets, a research firm said on Thursday.
01 May 2014
Washington: South Korea's Samsung remained at the top of the rapidly growing smartphone market in early 2014 as Chinese rivals gained ground, a survey showed on Wednesday.