25 May 2015
Patna: Five Bihar districts were put on flood alert on Monday over fears of a dramatic rise in the water level of the Gandak river, officials said.Massive landslides caused by repeated earthquakes have blocked the Kali Gandaki river at Benibazar in Myagdi district of Nepal creating an artificial lake, officials said warning that the bursting of this lake may cause the water level in the Gandak river in Bihar to rise dramatically.
25 May 2015
Mumbai: State-owned United Bank of India has become the first of the 17 lenders to publicly admit that it no longer expects to recover its dues from the beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines.
24 May 2015
Mumbai: State-owned United Bank of India has become the first of the 17 lenders to publicly admit that it no longer expects to recover its dues from the beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines. Interestingly, the Kolkata-based lender was the first bank to attempt to get Vijay Mallya, the chairman of Kingfisher Airlines, tagged as a wilful defaulter.
18 May 2015
Chennai: Questioning the resignation by an AIADMK MLA, Opposition PMK on Monday said those who "force" by-polls should be barred from contesting elections. PMK founder S Ramadoss cited that P Vetrivel, who had quit as legislator from Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency here on Sunday, had not mentioned the reason for doing so, nevertheless "even the commoners are aware of the fact why he resigned".
18 May 2015
Monte Carlo: Force India team boss Vijay Mallya is banking on the unpredictability of the Monaco Grand Prix to score some points over the weekend.
15 May 2015
Panaji: One person was killed on Friday when a car belonging to BJP MLA Subhash Faldesai hit a motorbike near the airport, 40 kms away from here, police informed. 28-year-old Sunil Rathod was killed on the spot when Faldesai's official car collided with his bike at around 7 AM, they said.
13 May 2015
Srinagar: Opposition National Conference legislator Altaf Ahmad Wani on Wednesday said he has moved a privilege motion against Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed for allegedly ignoring him during his day-long tour of his Pahalagam constituency.
12 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Kapil Mishra on Wednesday took charge as the new vice-chairman of Delhi Jal Board (DJB).
05 May 2015
Srinagar: Police on Tuesday detained independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid when he tried to take out a march to the civil secretariat here against the proposed plan of setting up a separate townships for Kashmiri Pandit migrants.
27 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who has been asked to quit from the chairmanship of the board of Diageo-controlled United Spirits, on Monday said he will discuss the issue bilaterally with the world's largest spirits maker.