11 Sep 2013
Vijayawada: The state transport buses were off road and several business establishments shut in Krishna district on Wednesday in response to a 48-hour bandh call given by APNGOs against proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.
04 Nov 2013
Guwahati/Goalpara: Indefinite night curfew was on Monday clamped along the Assam-Meghalaya border in Goalpara district and army and police were patrolling Gendamari area where seven persons were gunned down and 10 others seriously injured by suspected GNLA ultra.
13 Jan 2014
Srinagar: An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Sopore area of north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Monday, but there was no report of any casualty.
21 Feb 2014
Jangipur: President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday inaugurated a campus of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in West Bengal's Murshidabad district.
02 Apr 2014
Lucknow: Nomination process for the prestigious Lucknow parliamentary seat of Uttar Pradesh for the Lok Sabha election begins on Wednesday, officials said.
02 Apr 2014
Patna/Ranchi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the Gujarat model of development would burst after the Lok Sabha election - just as the BJP's 'India Shining' burst after the 2004 polls.
23 Oct 2013
Rangia: Normal life was disrupted in lower Assam's Kamrup district on Wednesday following a 96-hour Rabha-Hasong area bandh from 6 am called by the All Assam Non-Tribal Students Union. No untoward incident has been reported so far.
07 Jan 2014
Amlasole (WB): Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday visited West Midnapore district's Amlasole village which had hit headlines in 2004 for starvation deaths during Left Front rule. Banerjee said that no one would be allowed to die from hunger.
17 Oct 2013
Hyderabad: Power has been restored to almost all the areas, including villages, in the cyclone-hit Srikakulam district of Andhra Pradesh, an official release said.
15 Oct 2013
Purulia (WB): Heavy rains triggered by weakened Cyclone Phailin affected at least 10,000 people in Purulia district of West Bengal, adjoining Jharkhand.