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Mamata Banerjee urges people to respect all languages

Mamata Banerjee urges people to respect all languages

"Best wishes to all on International Mother Language Day. Respect all languages but take pride in your mother tongue," she tweeted.

Feb 21, 2019, 13:15 PM IST
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat flies indigenous LCA Tejas at Aero India Show

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat flies indigenous LCA Tejas at Aero India Show

Tejas Mark 1's operational clearance comes more than three-and-half decades after it was conceptualised.

Feb 21, 2019, 12:34 PM IST
We have people's strength: Kamal Haasan's party Makkal Needhi Maiam turns one

We have people's strength: Kamal Haasan's party Makkal Needhi Maiam turns one

Amidst loud cheers of hundreds of supporters, actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan celebrated the first year anniversary of his political party Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), which translates to “Centre

Feb 21, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
IT department raids residences of 4 members from real estate industry in Chennai

IT department raids residences of 4 members from real estate industry in Chennai

The raids are being conducted on suspicion of tax evasion and money laundering.

Feb 21, 2019, 11:05 AM IST
Absconding Congress MLA arrested in assault case

Absconding Congress MLA arrested in assault case

Ganesh was at large after the alleged assault on Anand Singh, both from Ballari district, on January 20 at the Eagleton Resort on the city outskirts.

Feb 20, 2019, 18:16 PM IST
No Surya Kiran aerobatics display at Aero India 2019 after pilot killed in crash

No Surya Kiran aerobatics display at Aero India 2019 after pilot killed in crash

This is being done as a mark of respect to Wing Commander Sahil Gandhi who was killed in the tragic crash.

Feb 20, 2019, 13:32 PM IST
Retired IPS officer Gourab Dutta found dead inside his Salt Lake residence in Kolkata

Retired IPS officer Gourab Dutta found dead inside his Salt Lake residence in Kolkata

Gourab Dutta was found dead inside his Salt Lake residence in West Bengal's capital Kolkata.

Feb 20, 2019, 09:23 AM IST
Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar gets transferred, Anuj Sharma takes charge as new Kolkata police commissioner

Kolkata police chief Rajeev Kumar gets transferred, Anuj Sharma takes charge as new Kolkata police commissioner

Kumar is accused of tampering the evidence in connection with the Saradha scam.

Feb 19, 2019, 14:24 PM IST
Flesh trade racket busted in Chennai, three women rescued

Flesh trade racket busted in Chennai, three women rescued

A special police team raided a house at Seven Wells in the city and nabbed Naresh Kumar and Anand Raj, a police release said.

Feb 18, 2019, 20:12 PM IST
Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray; Sena-BJP may announce pact to continue

Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray; Sena-BJP may announce pact to continue

The two leaders are slated to address a joint press conference later Monday night where a formal announcement on continuation of the alliance is expected, a senior BJP leader said.

Feb 18, 2019, 19:11 PM IST
Thane hospital uses Mumbai's local train to transport organ for transplant

Thane hospital uses Mumbai's local train to transport organ for transplant

A team of doctors covered a distance of 30.8 kilometres in 45 minutes using the local train to cover most of the distance.

Feb 16, 2019, 17:34 PM IST
TMC leadership seeks report on security threat to MLAs, party

TMC leadership seeks report on security threat to MLAs, party

The party leadership will finally submit a report to the state administration and police, and they will take a call on it.

Feb 15, 2019, 16:53 PM IST
Metro train stuck in Kolkata, services hit

Metro train stuck in Kolkata, services hit

The passengers were evacuated, and a truncated service was being run from Kavi Subhas to Girish Park stations.

Feb 13, 2019, 17:39 PM IST
Commuters left fuming as trains on Mumbai's Harbour Line suffer delays

Commuters left fuming as trains on Mumbai's Harbour Line suffer delays

The delay took place around 1745hrs, just when the evening rush hour had inched towards its peak traffic times.

Feb 11, 2019, 18:55 PM IST
Fire breaks out after 2 gas cylinders blast in Mumbai slum, 6 fire tenders rushed to spot

Fire breaks out after 2 gas cylinders blast in Mumbai slum, 6 fire tenders rushed to spot

As many as five fire tenders have been pressed to conduct the rescue operation.

Feb 11, 2019, 14:49 PM IST
Doctors 'leave' scissors in woman's stomach during surgery

Doctors 'leave' scissors in woman's stomach during surgery

The case was registered against a team of doctors on charges of causing hurt by an act of endangering life or personal safety.

Feb 09, 2019, 16:07 PM IST
Robots as waiters at first of its kind restaurant in Hyderabad

Robots as waiters at first of its kind restaurant in Hyderabad

These robots are called 'Beauty Serving Robot'. At present, there are four robots that are being used.

Feb 09, 2019, 13:08 PM IST
Bajrang Dal to counsel young couples celebrating Valentine's Day

Bajrang Dal to counsel young couples celebrating Valentine's Day

Bajrang Dal here Wednesday said it would oppose any special offers announced by pubs and others for Valentine's Day on February 14 and would counsel young couples against celebrating it.

Feb 06, 2019, 22:54 PM IST
GoAir flight with 185 passengers onboard suffers mid-air engine snag, forced to turn back to Ahmedabad

GoAir flight with 185 passengers onboard suffers mid-air engine snag, forced to turn back to Ahmedabad

The engine of the GoAir Airbus Neo aircraft, flying from Ahmedabad to Kolkata, faced a snag after taking off.

Feb 06, 2019, 16:56 PM IST
Teacher allegedly hits student with cane for not paying attention in class

Teacher allegedly hits student with cane for not paying attention in class

A five-and-half-year-old boy was allegedly beaten up by his teacher at a private school at Neredmet here Tuesday, police said.

Feb 05, 2019, 23:34 PM IST