Tribals protest setting of firing range; stall awareness meet

Tension prevailed in a hamlet of Andhra Pradesh`s Nalgonda district when a group of tribals including women held angry protests against the visit of an expert team and obstructed them from holding an awareness meet on setting of Rachakonda Field Firing Range.

Youth killed, another injured in cloudburst

A youth was killed and another injured in a cloudburst in Pulwama district on Friday.

4 killed as dust storm, rains lash UP district

Four people were killed
and six injured in separate incidents as duststorm and sharp
showers lashed parts of the district on Tuesday.

After accident, Haryana district to regulate traffic

Springing into action after a road accident killed 12 people, including eight college students, the authorities here have decided to regulate traffic, especially heavy vehicles.

Taliban capture Afghan district: Police

Taliban militants have captured a
remote district in northeastern Afghanistan near to where 40 people were kidnapped by the insurgents last week, police said Tuesday.

Women grievances cell in Orissa district

For womenfolk facing
difficulties in settling land related disputes in the tehsil
offices, here is good news.

Each district to have a women police station in Kashmir

Many aspects of normal civilian life are compromised in Kashmir, as in any area of conflict.

Karnataka agrees to diversion of water for Andhra district

Karnataka government on Saturday
agreed to allow diversion of 2.626 tmc of water to Anantpur
district of Andhra Pradesh.

Govt unveils Rs 3,300 cr plan for Naxal districts

The plan is intended to provide immediate redressal to problems of the people in tribal districts.

JK`s Budgam district to become mega city

The J&K government is planning to transform central Kashmir`s Budgam district into a modern satellite and mega city of the state.

Two bodies found in Ganderbal, Anantnag districts of J&K

A bullet-ridden body of a man was
on Saturday found from the forest area in Ganderbal district of
central Kashmir, officials said.

Jagan`s `Odarpu yatra` enters Nellore district

After successfully completing his
`Odarpu yatra` (tour for consoling) in Prakasam district,
Congress MP Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday night began his tour in
neighbouring Nellore district.

District Admin distributes cheques to flood affected families

Cheques worth Rs 17.72 lacs were
distributed among 761 flood affected families in Garhmukteshwar.

Plan panel divided over raising number of Naxal-hit distt

The Planning Commission seems to
be divided over the issue of raising the number of Naxal-
infested districts from 35 to 60.

India, China compete to help Nepal`s district bordering Tibet

The face of Nepal`s northwest district Mustang, a popular tourist destination bordering Tibet, has been undergoing transformation as India and China compete with each other to provide development assistance for the remote region.

Model pond in each district to raise groundwater level

The Government has plans to create
large model ponds to maintain and recharge groundwater level
in all the districts of the State.

J-K police busts inter-district gang of cheats

J&K Police claimed to have busted an inter-district gang, including some
women members.

Curfew in Pak district, a day after attack on police complex

Curfew was clamped in northwest
Pakistan`s Bannu district, a day after a terrorist attack on a
police complex had claimed 15 lives, as security forces
conducted a house-to-house search to nab the assailants.

Russia forms new mostly Muslim district

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev
merged on Tuesday seven mostly Muslim regions into a new district
and appointed a powerful new envoy in a bid to boost
development to the troubled area.