23 May 2015
New Delhi: Even as AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa returned to power on Saturday, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the state law department is examining the judgement of the High Court which acquitted her of all charges and a decision on filing an appeal in the case will be taken after receiving the report.
17 Jul 2015
Washington: The US has said it is closely following the developments on the Indo-Pak border where there has been an escalation of tension and asked both countries to "bilaterally" work their way through the situation.
17 Jul 2015
Panaji: The Goa Forest Department yesterday confirmed the sighting of a fully grown crocodile at Morjim beach whose images have gone viral on social media.
18 May 2015
Mumbai: The government has allocated Rs 5,000 crore for the growth of Department of AYUSH and launched an independent National AYUSH Mission aimed at capacity building for the sector.
09 Jul 2015
New Delhi: In signs of deficient monsoon, the country has experienced decline in rainfall in July and almost all regions except the northwest have started registering negative precipitation.
23 Apr 2015
Mumbai: The share of rural internet users will increase nearly fivefold to touch 28 crore by 2018, signalling higher online purchasers going forward from rural India, says a research report.
11 May 2015
New Delhi: Underscoring the importance of India Post, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday claimed that even Maoists don't target the postal network for the fear of losing people's support.
06 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The rains lashed several parts of the city today, offering respite from the hot conditions. "The Safdarjung observatory, considered the official reading for the city, received 6.0 mm rainfall while areas under Palam, Ayanagar and Lodhi road recorded 9.2 mm, 14.2 mm and 3.4 mm rainfall respectively," said the MET Department official.
13 May 2015
New Delhi: Delhi and NCR witnessed light rainfall during Wednesday forenoon bringing down the day temperature. The Met Office has forecast more rain during the day.
07 May 2015
Kathua: Jammu and Kashmir Excise and Taxation Department has foiled a bid to smuggle 3,200 willow clefts to Punjab from the state.