09 May 2014
Varanasi: In a belligerent attack, BJP general secretary Amit Shah on Friday demanded the transfer of the Varanasi District Magistrate, who had denied permission to the party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to conduct a rally in the city.
26 May 2015
Kandahar: Taliban gunmen have surrounded a police compound in the volatile southern provinceof Helmand after killing 19 policemen and seven soldiers in an ongoing siege, a senior police officer said from inside the compound.
06 Sep 2015
Mumbai: A day before police custody of all three accused ends in the Sheena Bora murder case, investigators are looking at all possible angles to unravel the "filmi" plot and said they wanted to determine why the alleged conspirators had chosen the particular spot in Raigad district to dump the body.
05 Sep 2015
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government today renamed the Wheeler Island in Bhadrak district as Abdul Kalam Island.
04 Sep 2015
Nagpur: A 27-year-old woman naxal was killed in an encounter with police in Gadchiroli district in east Maharashtra, police said today. The deceased Kumme Rajjo Majji was a member of Tenth Company under 'Chatgaon Dalam' in Bhamragarh and was allegedly involved in three to four serious encounters in 2014.
01 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Innovation labs will soon be set up in every district for students to think of new ideas which will be funded by the government under an ambitious scheme to encourage research at both school and university level.
06 Feb 2015
Khunti (Jharkhand): Eighteen can bombs planted underneath a kucha road have been recovered in naxal-affected Khunti district, a police officer said on Friday.
02 Sep 2015
Itanagar: The Centre has assured Arunachal Pradesh of sanctioning funds for setting up a 50-bedded Ayurveda Medical College and Hospital at Tezu in Lohit district.
21 Apr 2014
Amethi: The road-show by AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal here on Monday was stopped briefly by district and police officials, who issued challan for one of the vehicles for not having proper papers.
27 Aug 2015
Aizawl: Heavy rains and landslides swept away three houses and damaged 70 graves in two cemeteries here, officials said today. Three houses were swept away by heavy rains and landslides in the capital city of Mizoram, while four vehicles were damaged in landslides last night, District Disaster Management Authority officials stated.