21 Jul 2016
Gandhinagar: ‘Fat Tax' may sound weird and unfamiliar in India, but you will be surprised that Gujarat government has introduced it with imposing 14.5% cess on junk food.
22 Jul 2016
Mumbai: A joint team of Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad and Kerala Police yesterday arrested a youth allegedly associated with controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik's foundation in connection with a case registered in Kochi.
21 Jul 2016
Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Assembly yesterday witnessed ruckus as the Opposition Congress staged a walkout alleging that wheat mixed with soil was being disbursed to victims of the recent floods in the state capital.
12 Jul 2016
Morigaon: One person was killed after being swept away by flood waters in Assam's Morigaon district while the situation in five other affected districts remained "critical".
11 Jul 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Amidst reports that a group of Keralites had joined terror outfit Islamic State, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today informed the Assembly that a total of 21 persons have been missing from the state.
11 Jul 2016
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal yesterday reviewed the flood situation in the state and asked officials of the departments concerned to gear up relief operations on a war footing.
09 Jul 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: At least 15 youths from Kerala's Kasaragod and Palakkad districts who had travelled to the Middle East have gone missing for the last one month and their families suspect they may have joined the Islamic State.
23 Jun 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Pitching for building on NDA's Kerala Assembly election performance to strengthen the alliance for 2019 Lok Sabha polls, BJP President Amit Shah today asked leaders to woo dalits and other marginalized sections and focus on converting the votes into more seats.
02 Jul 2016
New Delhi: At least twelve people were killed in torrential rains and landslides in Uttarakhand, while two persons were swept away by rain-fed muddy waters in Arunachal Pradesh even as Rajasthan reeled under heat wave conditions with Sri Ganganagar simmering at 45 degrees Celsius.
03 Jun 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: CPI-M candidate P Sreeramakrishnan today was elected the speaker of the 14th Kerala assembly, an entirely expected outcome except that he got not only a BJP vote but also a vote of the main opposition UDF.