10 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday assured Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis that the committee headed by him would soon consider the state's memorandum on the drought situation and release maximum-possible assistance, an official statement said.
10 Jan 2015
Chennai: With demands galore in the state for holding the bull-taming sport of 'Jallikattu' coinciding with 'Pongal' harvest festival, Tamil Nadu government on Saturday assured steps for conducting the popular event, including asking Centre to remove bulls from a specific list of animals to facilitate the same.
24 Jan 2015
Dhaka: Police in Bangladesh are braced for more violence this weekend after arson attacks, protests, strikes and blockades in recent days left 30 people dead and hundreds more injured.
23 Jan 2015
Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged access to Chittagong Port in Bangladesh to the people of the north eastern region and said it would help further improvement of bilateral relations between the two countries.
23 Jan 2015
Agartala: Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has urged access to Chittagong Port in Bangladesh to the people of the Northeastern region and said it would help further improvement of bilateral relations between the two countries.
22 Jan 2015
Dhaka: Bangladesh have set their sights on the quarter-finals of next month's cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand, the team's Sri Lankan coach said on Thursday. Chandika Hathurusinghe told journalists in Dhaka he was happy with the team's preparations and hoped they would go "all the way".
08 Jan 2015
Dhaka: The opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has said its nationwide transport blockade will continue to "reclaim democracy and end misrule" in the country, a media report said on Thursday.
27 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has told CBI that Hindalco was not favoured in any manner in the allocation of Talabira-II coal block and that it was done as per prescribed procedures.
06 Jan 2015
Bhubaneswar: Holding that the Narendra Modi government never indulged in "discriminatory politics", BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday assured Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik that the Centre would certainly help the state for development of the region.
20 Jan 2015
Dhaka: A nationwide opposition strike in Bangladesh continued on Tuesday for the 16th consecutive day despite the end of the house arrest of BNP chief Khaleda Zia, as violence claimed one more life in the national capital.