Last Updated: Saturday, October 19, 2013, 21:32
Revenue Divisional Commissioner (RDC) Central Division RDC Arvind Padhee and Cuttack District Magistrate Girish S N today began a joint enquiry into the `relief loot` allegations against some ruling BJD corporators of Cuttack Municipal Corporation (CMC).
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 09:54
A "green approach" to development, including replanting of trees at least 100 metres away from river banks could minimise the human tragedy of the kind that hit Uttarakhand, an environmental expert says.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 31, 2013, 09:27
A strong storm that rocked West Bengal on Saturday left two dead and over 30 injured in the Asansol sub division of Burdwan district.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 28, 2012, 10:22
With several states reeling under a drought-like situation as they await the monsoon, experts have pointed out that not enough is being done to deal with the situation arising out of scanty rainfall.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 15, 2011, 14:00
Geophysicist Roger Bilham predicting a mega temblor in the Kashmir Himalayas says quake preparedness is a must.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 07, 2010, 12:30
Volcanic eruptions in Europe could have wiped out local bands of Neanderthals.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 02, 2010, 14:26
The Uttar Pradesh government has
directed all the District Magistrates to distribute the
ex-gratia to the kin of a person killed in a natural calamity
within 24 hours.
Last Updated: Monday, May 31, 2010, 14:28
In view of rising number of deaths due to sunstroke in the state, the Orissa Government has again moved the Centre to declare these deaths as natural
calamity so that higher compensation could be paid.
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