31 Jul 2015
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government issued a fresh flood alert in the wake of cyclone 'Komen' which is expected to worsen the flood situation in five districts where three people have died and about 4 lakh people have been affected.
25 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Even as the file related to her appointment as DCW Chief was rejected by Lt Governor Najeeb Jung yesterday, Swati Maliwal went to meet acid attack victims in south Delhi and assured them of support in their pursuit for justice.
22 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to turn the tables on Congress over corruption, BJP today accused Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat of 'making money' by tweaking liquor policy to benefit private distributors and demanded his sacking.
28 Jun 2013
Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Thursday made a veiled attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of rescuing Uttarakhand victims from his state alone, saying that no politician should be parochial in his approach while saving lives of the stranded people.
21 Jul 2015
Bhopal: Ten people died as heavy rains continued to lash Western part of Madhya Pradesh following which around 6,000 people were evacuated from inundated areas yesterday.
31 May 2015
New Delhi: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today said that he has ordered an inquiry into the flood relief scam, adding that strict action would be initiated against those responsible.
29 Jun 2015
Dhaka: At least 21 people have died in devastating flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains that lashed Southeastern hilly districts of Bangladesh, officials said yesterday.
18 Jul 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today took part in a grand rath yatra of Lord Jagannath in the city on the lines of Puri Gundicha rath yatra and also offered prayers at an Eidgah in Haridwar on the occasion of Eid-Ul-Fitr.
27 Jun 2015
Kuwait City: Kuwait is to hold a mass funeral today for 26 people killed in a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group. The Interior Ministry said in a statement early today that 26 people and the bomber were killed and 227 others wounded in one of the country's worst bombings and its first ever on a mosque.
13 Jul 2015
Jammu: More than 100 people residing in villages of Ramgarh sector in Samba district here have been moved to safer places after the Basantar river breached the safety mark, a senior official said today.