04 May 2016
New Delhi: When it comes to Indian rivers, the first pictures that come to mind are Ganga and Yamuna rivers in a sorry state, looking more like drains. But, in the North-East, there is a panoramic water body that boasts of crystal clear water and makes for a pleasant sight.
03 May 2016
New Delhi: A Congress member in Rajya Sabha today said the banks were doing 'injustice' to their customers by not passing the entire reduction in key policy rate by the RBI to their customers and sought steps to ensure it.
21 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and PepsiCo will jointly help Maharashtra government tackle the drought in Marathwada.
01 May 2016
Dehradun: After the government last night decided to press two MI-17 helicopters into service as NDRF, SDRF and Army personnel struggled to douse the flames which have claimed six lives and blighted around 1,900 hectares of forests in Uttarakhand, choppers today started spraying waters on the fire.
18 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Maharashtra Rural Development Minister Pankaja Munde has come under fire from ruling ally Shiv Sena as well as the opposition for clicking selfies while on a visit to drought-hit Marathwada.
18 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Maharashtra Minister Pankaja Munde today came under attack from ruling ally Shiv Sena as well as the opposition for clicking selfies while on a visit to drought-hit Marathwada, but she defended herself saying she took pictures out of elation on seeing water in a trench in the dried up river.
02 May 2016
Mumbai: Eyebrows went up in political circles after Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt - who was released from jail in February - made his first public appearance, on a Bharatiya Janata Party platform, here late on Sunday.
12 Apr 2016
Mumbai: With the Bombay High Court raising questions, the BCCI today said that it will procure treated sewage water for ground maintenance for IPL matches in drought-hit Maharashtra.
12 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Latur will be registered in the annals of history for being the destination of the first ever water-carrying train of India. Starting from Miraj in Western Maharashtra, the train reached Latur at 5 am this morning much to the relief of drought hit residents.
14 Apr 2016
Mumbai: The second special train carrying around five lakh litres of water for the parched Latur in Marathwada region of Maharashtra which is battling its worst drought ever reached the destination last night.