28 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation with his monthly radio programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’. During his half an hour speech, he congratulated Sakshi Malik, PV Sindhu , Dipa Karmakar and other athletes who participated in the Rio Olympics. Emphasizing on the need to promote sports in India, Prime Minister Modi said that the nation must give importance to sports and extra- curricular activities as well and not only to studies.
26 Aug 2016
Bhubaneswar: After a tribal man's 10-km walk with his wife's body on his shoulder drew widespread flak, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday launched "Mahaprayan" scheme to help the bereaved transport the bodies of their kin from hospitals to their residences.
25 Aug 2016
Rome: The number of people killed in the earthquake that devastated parts of central Italy on Wednesday rose to 247 on Thursday morning, regional and national officials said. The Civil Protection department in Rome said a tally by local officials showed that 190 people were killed Rieti province and 57 in the province of Ascoli Piceno.
22 Aug 2016
Agra: The Kashmir issue was on the verge of resolution under the then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said but lamented that the later governments did not follow up on Vajpayee's efforts.
17 Aug 2016
Mumbai: Fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's nephew Alishah Parkar on Wednesday tied the knot with the daughter of a city-based businessman in a traditional Muslim ceremony here, with Mumbai police keeping an eye on the event.
18 Aug 2016
New Delhi: BJP has faced more adversities in Independent India as compared to what Congress would have during the British rule, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday and lamented that every effort of his party was seen in "bad light".
27 Jun 2016
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government yesterday announced reduction of Rs 10 in price of LED bulbs distributed to citizens under the Ujala scheme, which was launched in the state a month ago.
14 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Red Fort, the 17th century monument from where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on the 70th Independence Day on Monday, and adjoining areas have been put under an unprecedented air-to- ground security cover with hawk-eye vigil being maintained across the entire national capital.
29 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Taxi aggregator Uber on Thursday announced the 'Mi Pan Malak' scheme to encourage taxi and auto drivers across the megapolis to join its platform.
29 Jul 2016
Pune: At least nine labourers were killed when a slab of an under-construction building collapsed in Balewadi area here on Friday, police said.