14 Oct 2014
Koraput: Road communication between Koraput in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, snapped due to blocking of NH-26 by uprooted trees during Cyclone Hudhud, has been restored.
10 Jan 2016
New Delhi: In the ONGC-Reliance Industries natural gas dispute, the Justice AP Shah Committee on fixing responsibility and compensation has started off on a stormy note with the private sector firm challenging its jurisdiction and deciding not to cooperate.
24 Dec 2015
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat today asked the National Skill Development Corporation to deploy efficient master trainers in the state to impart better training to the youth.
10 Jul 2013
Apart from the death and devastation that it brought in its wake, the Uttarakhand disaster has brought to the fore the ugly side of politics, the complete lack of civility and decency in inter-party relations and regional politics in its most repulsive form. While at the national level one sees a complete lack of decorum in the exchanges between the Congress Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party when the entire country is in mourning over the tragic loss of lives in this state a fortnight ago, the people have also come face to face with an obnoxious form of regionalism that poses a grave danger to the national unity and the feeling of oneness.
01 Sep 2014
Beijing: Eleven coal miners went missing after a rain-triggered landslide hit a county in southwest China's Chongqing municipality on Monday. The landslide occurred when employees with the Yongfa coal mine in Yunyang County, were transferring from their dormitory to a safe location after torrential rains lashed the area.
13 Feb 2014
New Delhi: As Uttarakhand and the northeastern states are geographically similar, the latter need to take lessons from the 2013 disaster that struck the north Indian state and pursues a green development vision, experts said on Wednesday.
02 Jun 2015
London: Eat ginger and stay hydrated to get over your hangover naturally. A nutritionist doles out tips on how one can remain fine after a few drinks:
17 Nov 2015
New Delhi: With current rates considered too low to support exploration and production cost, the government yesterday proposed to free natural gas pricing as well as replace the controversial Production Sharing Contract (PSC) with simpler revenue-sharing regime for all future field auctions.
30 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Center yesterday sanctioned Rs 5,083 crore to Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra as central assistance for coping with the drought faced by them.
06 Feb 2014
Port Blair: The Andaman and Nicobar Islands' administration is in the process of putting in place an automated disaster alert system, in a bid to reduce delay in passing on information about approaching natural disasters.