Players must remain vigilant to avoid fixing menace in IPL: Rahul Dravid
Players must remain vigilant to avoid fixing menace in IPL: Rahul Dravid

Former India captain Rajasthan Royals mentor Rahul Dravid on Saturday said that the franchise had put in place systems to prevent a repeat of the 2013 fixing scandal, but the players too need to remain on their guard to avoid any kind of shady approaches.

Centre alerts Punjab, Haryana ahead of godman's film `MSG`
Centre alerts Punjab, Haryana ahead of godman's film `MSG`

Ahead of the release of Baba Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's film `MSG – The Messenger of God`, the Union Home Ministry has issued an alert to the state governments of Punjab and Haryana.

Odisha alerts health institutes on swine flu

The Odisha government has asked all the medical institutions in the state to be vigilant against swine flu, H1N1 virus, after a middle-aged man tested positive.

Hunt for SIMI activists in Andhra district

Hyderabad: An alert was sounded in Sriharikota, Tada and other areas in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh Wednesday as police launched a hunt for five suspected activists of the banned Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI).

Kolkata Police on extra alert following Bengaluru blast

Police force in Kolkata has been asked to be extra alert following the bomb blast in Bengaluru this evening, a top police officer said.

Delhi hospitals put on alert following swine flu death

Delhi government has put all its designated hospitals on alert and has asked them take appropriate measures and follow the standard protocols for treating swine flu patients in the wake of the death of a 51-year-old woman due to the virus.

Infection alert in Delhi due to cold

Cold conditions prevailed and infection alert has been announced by doctors in the national capital.

Delhi schools put on alert after Pak terror attack

Delhi police has alerted schools in the state to tighten up the security of the kids after the Peshawar Army school attack by TTP.

Heavy flooding brings chaos to Sao Paulo

Brazilian megalopolis Sao Paulo saw violent storms and heavy rains causing flooding and traffic chaos as authorities announced a state of alert in some parts of the city.

Alert sounded at UP's Akbarpur railway station after threat SMS

An alert was on Friday sounded following an SMS threat to police that Akbarpur railway station in Ambedkar Nagar district would be blown up.

Ebola scare: 6 Indians from Liberia isolated at Delhi airport

The Delhi and Mumbai international airports have been put on alert as 112 Indian passengers are arriving from the Ebola-hit African nation Liberia from different flights on Tuesday.

Typhoon churns towards Japan, prompting calls to evacuate

Hundreds of flights were cancelled in Japan and more than 500,000 people urged to evacuate as a powerful typhoon brought torrential rain and high winds to southwestern islands and was forecast to reach Tokyo later in the week.

Fresh clashes threaten Ukraine ceasefire

Ukraine`s unilateral ceasefire hung in the balance Sunday after clashes engulfed the separatist east and Russian President Vladimir Putin put troops on "full combat alert".

Putin orders central Russia forces on `full combat alert`: Defence minister

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered troops in central Russia on "full combat alert" for snap drills, the defence minister said on Saturday.

`Anonymous` hack puts Singapore on alert

Activist group Anonymous hacked a Singapore newspaper website Friday over Internet freedom in the city-state, where government agencies are now reportedly on alert for wider cyber attacks.

Jharkhand govt alerts districts as Cyclone Phailin approaches

Jharkhand has geared up to face any eventuality as the Met office has forecasted heavy rains accompanied by gales speeding up to 70 kmph across the state due to Cyclone `Phailin` which will make a landfall in neighbouring Odisha.

Three main Tamil Nadu ports put on alert

Following terror threats to Tamil Nadu through the coastal routes, three main ports in the state have been put on alert.

Bodh Gaya blasts: Odisha sounds alert in Puri, Konark and Dhauli

As the countdown for the annual Rath Jatra of Lord Jagannath has already began, Odisha government on Sunday sounded high alert at Puri, Sun Temple at Konark and different Buddhist sites including Dhauli.

Monsoon woes: Alert issued in UP due to heavy rains, flooding in rivers

A high alert has been issued in Uttar Pradesh as water level in most of the rivers have touched the danger mark.

Gujarat on alert following Bangalore blast

An alert has been sounded across Gujarat in the wake of the blast near BJP office in Bangalore on Wednesday, a top police officer said.