24 Aug 2016
Kolkata: Metro railway services were halted and an early holiday was declared at the state secretariat as tremors were felt in Kolkata and other parts of West Bengal on Wednesday following a quake in Myanmar. There were no immediate reports of any casualties or loss of property.
25 Aug 2016
New Delhi: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Thursday continued with jibes at RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan and Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian, calling them "micro minded" management degree holders "foisted" by America.
21 Aug 2016
Bhopal: Seventeen people have died across Madhya Pradesh in the devastation caused by three days of continuous rain and resultant floods, including building collapses in Sagar and Satna districts, officials said on Saturday.
23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
19 Aug 2016
Ballia (UP): Lashing out at Pakistan, BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has said if the neighbouring country dares to fight with India, its existence would be in danger and that Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) would soon be a part of India.
12 Aug 2016
Gros Islet: Overnight thunderstorms and incessant rain washed out the third day's play without a ball being bowled in the third cricket Test between West Indies and India on Thursday.
11 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: The Indian mixed doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna will start their campaign at the ongoing Rio Olympics on Thursday after most of the tennis matches had to be postponed due to rain.Sania and Rohan Bopanna were originally scheduled to face off against Sam Sotsar and Jonathan Peers of Australia in their opening clash at the Olympic Tennis Centre on Wednesday.
11 Aug 2016
Gros Islet: Overnight thunderstorms and incessant rain washed out the morning session of the third day of the third cricket Test between India and West Indies here today.
03 Aug 2016
Kingston: The weather stands in the way of India going 2-0 up in the series after rain forced an early end to play on day four with the West Indies in deep trouble at 48/4 in their second innings and 256 runs behind the visitors.
31 Jul 2016
Thane: Nine persons, including four children and three women, were killed and 10 others injured when a residential building collapsed in the powerloom town of Bhiwandi here this morning amid heavy rains, police said.