US-led coalition hits Islamic State with 25 more air strikes: Task force

The United States and its coalition partners have launched another round of air strikes against Islamic State, conducting 25 strikes since early Thursday.

Sexual assault in schools: Task Force to be set up in Karnataka

In the wake of recurring incidents of sexual assault on minor girls in schools, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today said a task force will be constituted to coordinate between managements and parents.

Tiger Tiger, Phil Mickelson named to US Ryder Cup task force
Tiger Tiger, Phil Mickelson named to US Ryder Cup task force

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were among 11 people named Tuesday to a PGA of America task force aimed at examining why US teams have struggled in recent Ryder Cups.

`Brand Andhra Pradesh` set to get big push

Andhra Pradesh Government on Monday constituted a 40-member high-level Task Force for Industry and Infrastructure to "prepare a strategic roadmap and provide inputs for overall economic development" based on the identified vision for the state.

Bus, minibus fares hiked in Bengal, Task Force formed

The West Bengal government on Monday decided to hike bus and minibus fares in the state by Re one over existing stages of fares in view of hike in diesel prices and cost of spare parts.

Rajasthan sets up task force for 7 new medical colleges

The Rajasthan government has set up a separate task force to complete the land allotment process for seven new medical colleges in the state, Medical and Health Minister R S Rathor said.

California authorities arrest 275 child predators

Authorities throughout Southern California have announced the arrests of more than 275 child predators that included a teaching assistant for special needs kids, a US Army soldier and a Los Angeles Fire Department officer.

Bangladesh forms task force to bring back fugitives hiding abroad

Bangladesh Thursday constituted a high-level task force to bring back fugitives hiding abroad, including India, to bring them to justice.

UK sets up new terror task force to tackle radical preachers

Britain on Sunday announced to launch a new terrorism task force to crack down on radical preachers and extremism, days after a soldier was butchered and beheaded on a busy London street by two suspected Islamist extremists.

MP govt to set up task force to curb crimes against women

Madhya Pradesh government has decided to set up a special task force to check crimes against women in the state, an official release said Wednesday.

Task force on women’s safety holds first meet

A 13-member special task force headed by Union Home Secretary constituted to look into safety issues of women in the national capital on a fortnightly basis held its first meet on Thursday.

In Nigeria, $1.8 mn reward for Boko Haram leaders

The Nigerian military has offered USD 1.8 million for information leading to the capture of 19 leading members of Boko Haram.

Task force formed to work on land reform issues

The government on Wednesday constituted a task force chaired by Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh to work on land reform issues.

Task force suggests security revamp

A task force on national security on Wednesday submitted its final report to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

HC directs govts to form Elephant Task Force

The Karnataka High Court on Wednesday
directed the state and the Union governments to set up a
task force to mitigate man-
elephant conflicts.

Task Force report on Nat security by year-end

The Task Force setup to review
national security is expected to submit its report by the end
of December.

Task force to review AP power-transport crisis

The Andhra Pradesh government
on Monday constituted two high-level task force units to "review
and find solutions" to power and transport crises.

Task force set up to review national security

The govt has set up a task force which will review the existing practices in the national security system and suggest measures to strengthen it.

PCB unhappy with ICC Task Force

The Pakistan Cricket Board is unhappy with some of the recommendations made by the ICC`s Task Team to reform the sport in the troubled country.

RTI task force seeks protection for whistleblowers

A special task force set up by
the government to ensure effective implementation of RTI has
sought protection for whistleblowers.