02 Feb 2014
Peshawar: Authorities launched a polio drive in Pakistan's Peshawar city and adjoining areas on Sunday morning amid heavy security, a media report said.
17 Jun 2013
Cricketer Harbhajan Singh is one amongst the many pilgrims and tourists who have been stranded in the upper reaches of Uttarakhand due to landslides and heavy rains.
08 Feb 2014
Tokyo: Heavy snow struck Tokyo and other areas across Japan on Saturday, grounding nearly 300 flights and suspending some train services as the weather agency issued a severe storm warning for the capital.
23 Jan 2014
Dehradun: Six tigers and 86 leopards were killed in Uttarakhand in a space of 14 months since the beginning of 2012, as unnatural factors like illegal poaching and accidents have been the prime reasons behind the death of 32 of them, says an official report.
31 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Gold tumbled by Rs 310 to Rs 30,290 per ten grams in the national capital on Friday on heavy sell-off by stockists and a weak global trend.
01 Feb 2014
Dehradun: Harish Rawat, who narrowly missed out being Chief Minister after Congress' victory in Uttarakhand in 2012, always had his heart in the politics of the state and had even rebelled when he was overlooked.
18 Jan 2014
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh capital Shimla witnessed heavy snowfall on Saturday, pushing down the mercury by several notches.
28 Oct 2013
Hyderabad: Incessant rains continued to wreak havoc in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, leaving 42 people dead, after which authorities shifted about a lakh of people to safer places so far.
17 Feb 2014
Unnao: Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj has said that once BJP forms the government at the Centre all projects affecting the course of the Ganga River will be cancelled.
31 Jan 2014
Dehradun: Union Minister Harish Rawat, who is known to have the backing of most Congress legislators in Uttarakhand, has emerged as a strong contender and is likely to succeed Vijay Bahuguna as chief minister in the state.