87 members of divided families cross LoC in Poonch

 As many as 87 members of divided families of Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan Occupied Kashmir today crossed between the two sides in a weekly bus service via Chakan-Da-Bagh crossing point along the Line of Control in Poonch district of the state.

TransAsia offers $470,000 compensation to crash families

 Taiwan`s TransAsia Airways announced Wednesday that it would pay nearly half a million dollars in compensation to relatives of each of the victims of a dramatic plane crash earlier this month.

Families dependent on mining in Meghalaya unable to get food

An organisation for coal miners and owners has said families dependent on mining have been finding it difficult to get two square meals a day following the National Green Tribunal`s ban on mining in Meghalaya.

Will do everything possible to secure kidnapped Indians` release: Sushma Swaraj on Iraq crisis

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday sought to assure the families of 40 Indian nationals kidnapped in Iraq, saying the government was making all possible efforts to resolve the crisis.

Malaysia Airlines initiates payments to MH370 victims` families

Malaysia Airlines insurer has begun paying $50,000 in advance insurance payments to the families of passengers on board flight MH370, three months after the jet disappeared.

HP govt takes steps to include families under Anna Yojana

The Himachal Pradesh government has decided to convene meetings of Gram Sabhas in all its Panchayats to include eligible families, which were left out, under the Rajiv Gandhi Anna Yojana scheme.

AIIMS felicitates families for donating organs of loved ones

It was hard for 41-year-old Seema Bindal to see her daughter die in front of her eyes, but she decided to keep her 16-year-old girl "alive" by donating her organs to those in need of them.

Muzaffarnagar riots: 33 families of victims` given govt jobs

Thirty three family members of victims of recent riots in the district were given government jobs by the district authorities on Sunday.

80,000 families affected due to recent quake in J&K

The recent earthquake in Doda region of Jammu and Kashmir damaged public infrastructure worth Rs 100 crore as over 80,000 families were affected by the natural disaster.

Delhi Airport Metro offers discounted ride for family

In a bid to woo commuters, the Airport Metro Express Line (AMEL), run by Reliance Infrastructure, has offered from Tuesday discounted travel for families or groups, an official said.

31,619 displaced families of partition on records: J&K govt

A total of 31,619 families displaced in the 1947 partition are registered on its records, the Jammu and Kashmir government today told the Legislative Council.

Families that `eat together may be healthiest`

Fewer family meals may translate to increased obesity risk and poor nutritional status.

Rs 12 crore distributed among 494 families in J&K

The J&K government
has distributed Rs 11.98 crore among 494 families of Uri and
Boniyar blocks in Baramulla district under Indira Awas Yojna.

26 families return to Posco site

Uneasy calm prevails at Gobindpur in the proposed site for Posco steel plant in
Odisha`s Jagatsinghpur district.

Malegaon blast victims` families seek justice

Families of the 2006 Malegaon blast
victims, who died in the blast, are demanding that the real
culprits be brought to book.

Life eases for families inside Kudankulam complex

Life for the hundreds of families inside the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) complex turned bit easy as they got milk for children and fresh essential provisions on Sunday morning.

DMK announces solatium to families of victims

DMK announced a solatium of Rs
one lakh each to the families of those killed in the police
firing at Paramakudi in Ramanathapuram district.

Ganga floods: 500 families shifted in Kanpur

River Ganga crossed the danger mark
here, inundating at least 11 villages and displacing over 500
families in the district, an official said on Thursday.

High-profile families not immune to dowry malice

They may be VIPs, celebrities
and high-profile people but their kin are not immune to the
malice called dowry as some of the recent cases in Andhra
Pradesh suggest.

Families with low income have low nutritious diet

Only 28 percent of participating parents and caregivers reported meals with adequate amounts of nutrients like Vitamins A and C, protein, calcium and iron.