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.
13 Aug 2016
Pakistan/Kabul: The ISIS branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan was killed in a US drone strike in an eastern Afghan province, the Afghan ambassador to Pakistan said on Friday. "I can confirm that ISIS Khurasan leader Hafiz Saeed Khan along with his senior commanders and fighters died in a US drone strike on July 26 in Kot district of Afghanistan's Nangharhar province," Afghan Ambassador Omar Zakhilwal told repoters.
10 Aug 2016
Imphal: Having broken the world's longest hunger strike yesterday, Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila is maintaining her resolve not to clip her nails, comb her hair, go to her house and meet her mother till AFSPA is repealed.
28 Jul 2016
Beijing: China today responded cautiously to the transgression by its troops in Uttarakhand, saying it needs to verify the "authenticity of the report" about incursion and asserted that PLA soldiers have always abided by agreements to maintain peace and stability along the border.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Chinese troops recently violated the border in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand area and were seen camping along with arms despite the two nations having agreed to keep it a demilitarised area.
29 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Thousands of auto-rickshaws returned to the roads on Thursday amid the continuing strike called by some unions, but many passengers have complained that those drivers still on strike forced them to get out of the plying autos. This is because the unions are divided over whether to continue with the strike or not.
28 Jul 2016
Dehradun/New Delhi: The Uttarakhand government said on Wednesday that Chinese troops had been spotted within its territory on July 19 by local officials who were asked to return.
26 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Taxi drivers in Mumbai are on an indefinite strike as a mark of protest against app based cabs–Uber and Ola.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The city's 20 auto and taxi unions’ indefinite strike against app-based taxi services entered second day causing hardship to thousands of commuters.
01 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Expressing grief over the loss of lives in torrential rains in Uttarakhand, Chief Minister Harish Rawat today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to families of the victims.