27 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Faced with an acute power crisis, the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday has decided to take steps to streamline electic supply in the state.
25 Sep 2014
Washington: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit, a conservative American think tank has called on the Obama Administration to not let the international crisis such as in Iraq and Syria overshadow US-India ties.
25 Sep 2014
Lucknow: After protest by its MPs, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) announced that all its MLAs would stage a two-day dharna in front of Uttar Pradesh assembly against deteriorating law and order, poor supply of electricity and other problems facing the people.
09 Sep 2014
Sydney: The world is facing a global jobs crisis that is hurting the chances of reigniting economic growth and there is no magic bullet to solve the problem, the World Bank warned on Tuesday.
04 Oct 2014
Guwahati: The situation in flood-hit Assam remains grim with nearly four lakh people still affected even though water levels were receding at most places in the state.
07 Sep 2014
New Delhi: For the first time in its three decade-old history, the country's elite counter-terror force NSG has begun training its commandos in undertaking precision hostage rescue missions in jungles keeping in view emerging Naxalite tactics aimed at capturing high-value targets.
23 Aug 2014
Lucknow: The power crisis continued unabated in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday as the people battled extreme heatwave conditions and long power cuts.
22 Aug 2014
Islamabad: US rejected Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan's comment that Washington was interfering in the country's affairs.
06 Aug 2014
Kochi: Ten more Indian nurses working in strife-torn Libya arrived here on Wednesday morning from Dubai. The nurses, all working in the Tripoli Medical college Hospital, arrived here by a scheduled Emirates flight from Dubai, airport officials said.
04 Sep 2014
Cardiff: Western leaders meeting for a NATO summit in Wales on Thursday criticised Russia for its "destabilising" influence on the crisis in Ukraine.