29 Jan 2015
Kabul: At least 21 people were killed and more than 30 others injured when a bus collided with a truck in the southern Afghan province of Zabul on Thursday, police said.
29 Jan 2015
Thane: Maharashtra government is mulling to incorporate lessons on road safety in school syllabus to inculcate safety habits among students, Education Minister Vinod Tawde has said.
26 Jan 2015
Chennai: The 66th Republic Day was celebrated with fervour with Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah unfurling the national flag and Chief Minister O Panneerselvam giving away annual awards to police personnel and civilians.
27 Jan 2015
Chennai: Turning the tables on Tamil Nadu Congress Committee President EVKS Elangovan, who slapped a showcause notice on him, Karti Chidambaram on Tuesday refused to give him an explanation and said only the All India Congress Committee's Disciplinary Committee was competent to seek it.
22 Jan 2015
Chennai: The electoral battle for the prestigious Srirangam Assembly constituency turned four-cornered on Thursday with CPI(M) jumping into the fray to take on ruling AIADMK besides DMK and BJP in its first bypoll test since the 2011 elections.
23 Jan 2015
Chennai: Breaking its silence on Union Minister Arun Jaitely's meeting with AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa that triggered a controversy, Tamil Nadu unit BJP on Friday said it was only to seek her party's support in Rajya Sabha for passage of crucial bills.
28 Jan 2015
New Delhi: National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (NHIDCL) would construct 3,586 kms of highways worth Rs 34,300 crore in tough terrains, including the North-East, in the first tranche, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Wednesday.
21 Jan 2015
Chennai/Dharmapuri: A total of eleven people died in two separate mishaps in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday, police said. While seven died and over 50 injured in Dharmapuri District, four two-wheeler riders were killed when a speeding mini truck rammed them at Padi in Chennai and one person is in a critical condition.
23 Jan 2015
New Delhi: A high-level environment ministry panel has given its nod to state-run miner Neyveli Lignite to set up a new thermal power plant of 1,000 MW capacity at a wildlife area in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin district.
12 Jan 2015
Manila: Commercial billboards with erotic images and highly emotive words distract drivers and may consequently lead to road accidents, says a new study.