Panel discussion over water scarcity prevailing in Bundelkhand region-Part III

The central government sent water tanker train to Jhansi but the U.P. government alleges that the tankers are empty. The question is that why politics is swirling on the issue of life and death.

May 05, 2016, 23:50 PM IST

Aggregate of state, non-state forces encourages extremism: VK Singh

An "aggregate" of state and non-state forces encourages extremism in the Indian subcontinent and "militates" against attempts to create space for peace, Union minister VK Singh on Thursday said.

Mar 03, 2016, 22:08 PM IST

Seven people shot dead at protest against Islamic State in eastern Libyan: Residents

Seven people were shot dead on Friday at a protest against Islamic State in the eastern Libyan city of Derna, residents said.

Jun 12, 2015, 21:16 PM IST

Railways to form company jointly owned by centre, states

Prabhu said the move is in sync with the centre`s policy to empower the states.

Jun 06, 2015, 14:38 PM IST

Centre to reimburse 6 states amount of value-cut for wheat

The move is aimed at ensuring that wheat farmers get the full minimum support price (MSP) of Rs 1,450 per quintal.

Apr 29, 2015, 18:09 PM IST

State Department: Clinton sent only 4 emails about drones

The State Department says it can find only four emails sent between former Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton and her staff concerning drone strikes and certain US surveillance programs, and those notes have little to do with either subject.

Apr 01, 2015, 01:39 AM IST

Canada votes for air strikes on Islamic State in Syria

Canadian lawmakers voted Monday to extend a campaign of airstrikes against the Islamic State group and for the first time strike at them in Syria as well as in Iraq.

Mar 31, 2015, 07:07 AM IST

Buhari wins massive majority in key north Nigerian state of Kano

Nigeria`s opposition leader Muhammadu Buhari earned a massive victory in the key northern state of Kano, beating his rival, President Goodluck Jonathan, by nearly 1.7 million votes, official presid

Mar 31, 2015, 03:10 AM IST

Curfew in Nigeria`s Rivers state over election tensions: state govt

An overnight curfew was imposed in Nigeria`s southern Rivers state as tensions ran high over local results of the country`s general election, the state government said on Monday.

Mar 31, 2015, 00:58 AM IST

Singapore honours Lee with elaborate state funeral

Singapore`s founding leader Lee Kuan Yew will be given an elaborate state funeral Sunday, ending a week of mourning for the man who led the city-state to independence 50 years ago.

Mar 29, 2015, 06:21 AM IST
"Udta Punjab" about drug scenario in the state: Motwane

"Udta Punjab" about drug scenario in the state: Motwane

"Udta Punjab", the upcoming project from Phantom Films, will focus on the drug problem in the state through four different stories.

Mar 18, 2015, 12:16 PM IST

California confirms 119 cases of measles in state

Public health officials said on Wednesday that six more cases of measles had been confirmed in California, bringing to 119 the total number of people infected by a strain of the virus that has also been linked to a large outbreak in the Philippines.

Feb 19, 2015, 07:37 AM IST

Petrol, diesel prices hiked

Petrol price up by 82 paisa per litre; diesel by 61 paisa

Feb 15, 2015, 18:37 PM IST

HP CM rules out creation of new districts

 Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today ruled out the creation of new districts in Himachal Pradesh and said that he was not in favour of further division of Kangra, the biggest district in the state.

Dec 30, 2014, 01:10 AM IST

French parliament votes to recognise Palestine as state

French National Assembly Tuesday voted for the recognition of a Palestinian state, a symbolic move aimed at rising diplomatic pressure to resolve decade-long peace process in the Middle East.

Dec 03, 2014, 01:11 AM IST

Tutu and Jolie back UN drive to end statelessness in a decade

Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie backed an ambitious global campaign on Tuesday to end the plight of at least 10 million stateless people with no co

Nov 04, 2014, 13:54 PM IST

South African prosecutors file final arguments in Oscar Pistorius case

Prosecutors have filed their final arguments before the high court in the case of murder accused Oscar Pistorius.

Jul 31, 2014, 10:44 AM IST

HC allows 19 yr girl to go with husband

Madras High Court today allowed a 19-year-old girl of Rajasthan origin from Coimbatore, who apprehended honour killing by her family, to go with her husband in the light of her categorical statement in court that she wanted to live with him.

Jul 19, 2014, 01:47 AM IST

Demand for new states not to be considered now: Shinde

Demands for creation of new states cannot be "considered immediately", Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde today said in response to a question on the status of such proposals in the wake of the Telangana decision.

Sep 07, 2013, 21:56 PM IST