27 May 2015
May 28, 1998 was a dark day in Balochistan history when the Baloch were weeping but Islamists were dancing on the streets of Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi after Pakistan conducted five nuclear tests in the Raskoh Mountains in Chagai. Pakistani generals, nuclear scientists, politicians present at the foothills of the Raskoh Mountains raised deafening slogans of “Allah Akbar” – God is Great, the battle cry of Muslims-- as dust blew over the beautiful black Raskoh mountains turning them into lifeless white forever.
27 May 2015
Srinagar: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan is arriving here on Thursday on a two-day visit with a focus on rehabilitation of last year's flood-affected people in the valley. "The focus of the RBI Governor's visit, scheduled to begin on Wednesday, will be rehabilitation of flood-affected businesses and infrastructure in Kashmir," an official spokesman said.
25 May 2015
New Delhi: More than 500 people have died at many places in the country due to the blistering heatwave prevailing across the country even as mercury maintained its upward trend setting the season's highest at places, including the national capital.
24 May 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Jal Board (DJB) came out with a list of its achievements, including up to 20 kiloliters free water a month and reduction in water development charges in unauthorised colonies, on the eve of 100 days of the AAP government.
23 May 2015
New Delhi: 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' box office collections have opened on a good note as people are expecting another strong showing by Kangana Ranaut. As far as the domestic market is concerned, the collection is Rs 8.75 crore on day 1. If we add the foreign collections to the total, it adds up to Rs 12.80 crore.
19 May 2015
Nagpur: The Institute of Military Law, based at Kamptee near here, celebrated its 25th Raising Day on May 16. The Institute is one of its kind in whole of Asia to train the defence service officers in the military and allied laws.
18 May 2015
Mumbai: The ICC Cricket Committee has recommended the Test Playing nations to try out Day-Night Test matches after a lengthy discussion during its recent two-day meeting that concluded on Saturday.
20 May 2015
Jammu: Jammu Bar Association on Tuesday withdrew its two-day strike which it had called over the reported shifting of the proposed All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) project to Kashmir from Jammu region, following formation of a committee to take the agitation to a logical conclusion.
17 May 2015
Sydney: Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has announced his retirement from one-day internationals, Cricket Australia said on Sunday. Haddin made the announcement ahead of his departure for Australia's Test tours of the West Indies and the United Kingdom on Monday.
29 Apr 2015
New Delhi: FDI inflows in the manufacturing sector rose by almost 45 percent betweenOctober last year and this February, compared to the same period in the previous financial year, government said on Wednesday.