03 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today met Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi here, three days after the Congress-led UDF won the Aruvikkara by-poll in the state.
01 Jul 2015
Siliguri (WB): At least 22 people were killed and many others were missing in landslides triggered by heavy rains in three sub-divisions of Darjeeling district since last night.
29 Jun 2015
Dhaka: At least 21 people have died in devastating flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains that lashed Southeastern hilly districts of Bangladesh, officials said yesterday.
30 Jun 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: In a shot in the arm for the Congress-led UDF government in Kerala ahead of Assembly polls next year, K S Sabarinadhan today won the Aruvikkara by-poll with a margin of 10,128 votes defeating his nearest rival M Vijayakumar of the LDF spearheaded by CPI-M.
26 Jun 2015
Lucknow/Dehradun: Following heavy rain across the state, the annual 'Chaar Dhaam Yatra' -- a pilgrimage that takes devotees to Badrinath, Kedarnath, Yamunotri and Gangotri -- in Uttarakhand was disrupted yesterday.
25 Jun 2015
Banihal (J&K): Several passengers had a narrow escape after landslides triggered by heavy rains buried some vehicles on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, resulting in its blockade today.
27 Jun 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: Voting began at 7 am for by-polls to Aruvikkara Assembly seat in Kerala which is witnessing a three-cornered contest with voters queuing up at polling booths despite rains.
26 Jun 2015
Jammu: One way traffic was today restored at the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, which was closed due to landslides triggered by heavy rain. "The stranded vehicles were cleared yesterday evening, whereas one way traffic from Srinagar to Jammu was restored today after the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) removed the debris from the highway," SSP Traffic National Highway, Sanjay Kotwal told reporters.
24 Jun 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala cabinet on Wednesday approved the finalising of a contract with German tennis icon Steffi Graf to promote ayurveda in the state's Visit Kerala campaign, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said.
28 Jun 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: After almost two decades, a Sanskrit movie, depicting the life of 17th century Keralite poet-scholar Unnayi Warrier, is getting ready and is expected to hit the screens by September this year. When completed, this will be the third Sanskrit film in the history of Indian cinema.