01 Aug 2014
Washington: A bipartisan Congressional resolution introduced on the second anniversary of Oak Creek Gurudwara shooting that killed six people has condemned the murderous attack and honours the memory of its victims.
01 Aug 2014
Pune: The death toll in the Malin village landslide disaster has climbed to 51 with recovery of ten more bodies since last night, district control room said on Friday. The deceased included 22 women, 23 men and six children, an official at the control room said.
31 Jul 2014
Bangalore: A 12-hour bandh in the country's IT hub to protest rising cases of sexual offences against women and children called by Kannada outfits evoked a mixed response. Commercial establishments in several areas remained shut while buses operated by Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation plied but with fewer passengers. A section of autorickshaws stayed off the roads, which were mostly bereft of the usual hustle and bustle of a working day.
09 Jul 2014
New Delhi: In a new twist to the alleged rape and murder of two girls in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district, the CBI has decided to exhume the bodies of the victims for a fresh autopsy, as the probe agency feels that proper procedure was not followed while conducting the post-mortem.
08 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Monday conducted a lie-detector test on the parents of the two teenage girls, who were gang-raped and murdered in Badaun (Uttar Pradesh), to determine their role in the crime.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Union government is impressing upon state governments and municipal bodies to incorporate rain water harvesting projects in their urban plans, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday.
23 Jul 2014
Eindhoven (Netherlands):Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed on Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two fighter jets in Ukraine's restive east as fighting flared in the region.
26 Jul 2014
Kolkata: As part of efforts to enhance medical facilities, the West Bengal government will open 20 new burn units. "This is the state's gradual expansion plan where 20 new burn units will be set up," West Bengal Women and Child Welfare Minister Sashi Panja said.
19 Jul 2014
Paris: Interpol said that they would send a team to help identify the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed on Thursday in eastern Ukraine.
16 Jul 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand government is planning to provide job reservations for dependents of those killed in the devastating floods last year.