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Issue of Leader of Opposition is in Speaker`s court: Javadekar

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 22:56

Powers to appoint the Leader of Opposition (LoP) is with the Lok Sabha Speaker and not the government, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Sunday.

Monsoon advancing to North India, Gujarat, Rajasthan

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 20:17

Many parts of northern India including the national capital as well as central and north-western states received showers on Sunday.

Dharamsala sees 116 mm rain

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 19:32

Temperatures across Himachal Pradesh Sunday remained pleasant following rain in some places with Dharamsala town recording the maximum - 116 mm, the Met office said.

Heavy rains lash Delhi, NCR; respite from heat, humidity

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 10:34

Reeling under scorching heat, Delhiites heaved a sigh of relief on Sunday as heavy rains hit several parts of the city and its nearby areas.

After onion, now tomato prices skyrocket to Rs 50 per kg

After onion, now tomato prices skyrocket to Rs 50 per kg

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 09:59

The increase in the price can be blamed due to scanty rainfall across North India.

Heat wave persists in north India

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 21:21

Many parts of North India continued to reel under hot and humid weather conditions as temperatures hovered several notches above standard levels on Saturday.

Hot, humid weather continue to haunt Delhiites

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 21:17

The national capital continued to reel under hot and humid conditions as the day temperature settled at 42.3 degree Celsius, seven notches above normal, while humidity levels hovered above 70 per cent.

Two buildings collapse in Mumbai; three dead, several injured

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 13:42

After Delhi and Chennai, two separate incidents of building collapse Mumbai on Saturday morning killed at least three people and injured several others. According to reports, two pavement dwellers were crushed to death after a portion of a building in Jai Bhim Nagar fell on them.

Rain eludes Himachal Pradesh, temperatures soar

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 21:37

Monsoon rains evaded most parts of Himachal Pradesh leading to a sultry weather, as temperature rose marginally and breached 35 degrees Celsius mark at several places in the state.

Rains scanty, mercury maintains upward trend in north India

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 21:04

The mercury continued its upward trend across north India as the monsoon remained weak barring a few places in Rajasthan and eastern Uttar Pradesh that received light to moderate rains.

BJP stages walkout on drought issue

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 19:49

Accusing the Congress of failure in tackling the drought situation in the state, BJP members today staged a walkout in the Karnataka Assembly.

Weak monsoon: Crop sowing trails in Punjab, lesser water in Bhakra

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 17:59

With slow progress of monsoon in the northern region, the ongoing sowing of major Kharif crops in Punjab has remained lower so far as compared to the same period of last year.