22 Jul 2014
Cairo: US Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday discussed proposals for a Gaza ceasefire with Egypt, as both sides voiced guarded hopes of ending the bloodshed.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Former Chief Justice of India KG Balakrishnan on Monday hit back at Press Council of India chairman Markandey Katju, terming as "completely baseless" his allegations that he and two other ex-CJIs made "improper compromises" in retaining a Tamil Nadu judge under corruption cloud during UPA rule.
19 Jul 2014
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government will provide free electricity connections to 1.72 lakh below poverty line (BPL) families in the state, officials said on Saturday.
17 Feb 2014
Imphal: Unidentified gunmen opened fire at the house of a journalist, who was allegedly beaten up by the personnel of India Reserve Battalion recently, in Imphal West district of Manipur on Monday, police said.
14 Feb 2014
IMPHAL: A havildar of the India Reserve Battalion (IRB) has been suspended over his alleged assault on a journalist of a local English daily earlier this week, said the police on Friday.
16 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Scores of Indian Youth Congress workers on Tuesday held a demonstration at Jantar Mantar here demanding action against senior journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik for having met 26/11-mastermind Hafiz Saeed in Pakistan.
18 Jul 2014
Patna: The Bihar government has admitted that it has fallen way behind its target of constructing toilets and said a roadmap was being prepared to make the state free from open defecation by 2019.
15 Jul 2014
Kingston (Jamaica): Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson are free to resume racing after the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Monday partially upheld their appeals against 18-month doping bans.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Indian handset manufacturer Micromax has partnered with telecom operator Vodafone to provide free data usage of upto 2 GB to the buyers of its latest release Canvas Knight 3G Smartphone.
16 Jul 2014
Rajahmundry (AP): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday said that his government’s aim is to make the state drought-proof in the next five years.