28 Aug 2015
Jammu: Condemning shelling by Pakistani troops in which 3 civilians were killed and 17 others injured, J&K Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh today said that time has come when international community should declare Pakistan as a 'terrorist state' as that country is using terrorism as an instrument of international diplomacy.
28 Aug 2015
Srinagar: With fresh ceasefire violations along the border, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today called for 'cooler heads' and 'better sense' along the International Border between India and Pakistan.
11 Aug 2015
Kochi: In the second instance of use of air ambulance in the state to ferry harvested organs, a chartered aircraft was today used to transport the heart and lungs of a 19-year-old brain dead patient from here to a hospital in Chennai.
26 Aug 2015
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today announced that a memorial will be built here honouring legendary actor late Sivaji Ganesan. Making a suo moto statement in the assembly, she said on September 26, 2002, she had ordered conveyance of 65 cents of land owned by Public Works Department in Adyar to South Indian Film Artists Association for constructing a memorial for Sivaji Ganesan following requests.
24 Aug 2015
Panaji: Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari today said the Centre wants to develop marinas or small ports in Goa which is currently undergoing land-related issues.
31 Jul 2015
New Delhi: An Air India flight with around 150 passengers and crew on board made an emergency landing at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) on Friday. All aboard are safe.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Rich people can get away by paying money but it is different for the ordinary citizens, said a shocked and disappointed mother of two teenagers who were killed in the 1997 Uphaar fire tragedy.
22 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Three members of Association of Victims of Uphaar Tragedy (AVUT) yesterday met Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and asked him not to accept Rs 60 crore ordered by the Supreme Court to be paid to it by Ansals, two days after the Apex Court imposed fine on the convicts.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: At a time Delhi is grappling with deteriorating air quality, experts from across the country are coming together to prepare an action plan to improve the scenario. Around 100 experts from the scientific and the academic communities would discuss threadbare the circumstances that led to the situation and try to formulate short-term as well as long-term policies and solutions in this regard.
10 Aug 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to start a new air service between Andaman and Nicobar islands and Varanasi, officials said today.