27 Nov 2015
Puducherry: Puducherry Chief Minister N Rangasamy has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to earmark Rs 182.45 crore as emergency relief to the union territory to tackle the flood havoc due to the heavy North East monsoon.
25 Nov 2015
New Delhi: A high-level inter-ministerial central team will visit Tamil Nadu from tomorrow to assess the damage caused by the recent floods in Chennai and neighbouring districts which were worst affected.
26 Nov 2015
Ranchi: The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) today said it would not field candidate for Lohardaga Assembly by-polls to prevent division in secular votes even as it rued that the Congress had not responded to its suggestion for a consensus UPA candidate.
24 Nov 2015
Raipur: Four Naxals, including a woman, were arrested in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-hit Kanker district, police said today.The cadres, identified as Ramesh Vetti (22), Faguram Mandavi (21), Panchlal Usendi alias Baiga and Sumitra Darro alias Guddi (20), were apprehended by a joint team of Border Security Force (BSF) and district police force yesterday, Kanker Superintendent of Police Jitendra Singh Meena told reporters.
23 Nov 2015
Ranchi: The Congress today officially approved the candidature of its Jharkhand unit chief Sukhdeo Bhagat to contest Lohardaga (ST) Assembly by-polls on December 14.
23 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) today made a payment of Rs 50 lakh as Entertainment tax after directive from the Delhi High Court in regards to the upcoming fourth Test match between India and South Africa.
23 Nov 2015
Ranchi: More than 72 percent voters exercised their franchise yesterday in the first of the four-phased elections for the three-tier rural local bodies in Jharkhand despite threats by Maoists and minor violence amid tight security, officials said.
21 Nov 2015
Beijing: China's pain of economic slowdown is India's pain too, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said contradicting government assertions that India will not be affected by deceleration of Chinese economy.
19 Nov 2015
Lucknow: As many as 50 of the 75 Uttar Pradesh districts have been declared drought-hit, an official said today. The revenue collections in the affected districts would remain suspended till March 31, 2016, the official added.
17 Nov 2015
Chennai: Taxi operator Ola has deployed boats along with professional rowers to rescue people in the waterlogged areas to safer places. "Ola deployed boats in waterlogged and partially submerged areas on the basis of information from the Fire and Rescue department", Ola said in a statement.