17 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Lawyers of all the six district courts in Delhi on Friday abstained from work protesting security lapses which, they claimed, led to death of a 38-year-old advocate in the Tis Hazari court complex.
15 Apr 2015
Patna: Contractual school teachers, who have been agitating for a week, on Wednesday burnt tyres on the roads and squatted on railway tracks affecting rail and road traffic.
14 Apr 2015
Bhubaneswar: Odisha traders on Monday called off their five-day long strike after the state government announced setting up of a committee to examine their demand of lifting VAT on pulses, wheat and wheat products.
09 Apr 2015
Bhubaneswar: Traders under the banner of Federation of All Odisha Traders' Associations (FAOTA) on Ty began an indefinite strike demanding exemption of value added tax (VAT) on pulses, wheat and wheat products in the state.
06 Apr 2015
Dhaka: Bangladesh's Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) party on Monday called for a two-day strike after a court upheld its previous verdict on its leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman, rejecting his petition to review his death sentence.
10 Apr 2015
Raipur: Five years after the deadly Naxal strike at Tadmetla in Chhattisgarh in which 76 security personnel were killed, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has decided to trace the perpetrators by identifying them through videos released by the rebels following the attack.
06 Apr 2015
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's parliament begins debating a Saudi plea for military help in Yemen on Monday, a request that pits Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's staunch Saudi allies against a war-weary Pakistani public.
28 Mar 2015
Chennai: A strike, called by Tamil Nadu farmers and backed by Opposition parties and trade unions, over the Mekedatu reservoir row began in the state this morning amid tight security.
26 Mar 2015
Paris: France has bombed Islamic State positions in the Tikrit area of Iraq for the first time since the start of the international offensive against the jihadist militia, French military officials said on Wednesday.
23 Mar 2015
Islamabad: Tehreek-e-Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, who masterminded the Peshawar school massacre, was believed to be killed after being seriously hit in air strikes in Pakistan's restive Khyber tribal area over the weekend.