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Red alert issued in Kerala, extremely heavy rains predicted

Red alert issued in Kerala, extremely heavy rains predicted

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a red alert in six districts of Kerala from July 18, predicting very heavy to extremely heavy rains in the state.

Jul 16, 2019, 22:52 PM IST
ICG and Bangladesh Coast Guard bring back 516 Indian fishermen stranded due to rough seas

ICG and Bangladesh Coast Guard bring back 516 Indian fishermen stranded due to rough seas

The Indian Coast Guard in a coordinated operation with the Bangladesh Coast Guard brought back as many as 516 Indian fishermen along with 32 Indian Fishing Boats from Bangladesh who were stranded due

Jul 16, 2019, 21:20 PM IST
At least 15 dead, 43 lakh affected in Assam floods, Centre releases Rs 251 crore aid

At least 15 dead, 43 lakh affected in Assam floods, Centre releases Rs 251 crore aid

At least 15 people have died and lives of 43 lakh others affected as the flood situation in Assam further deteriorated on Tuesday. At least 32 out of 33 districts in the state have submerged under

Jul 16, 2019, 21:10 PM IST
Death toll in Mumbai's building collapse jumps to 10, rescue operations continue

Death toll in Mumbai's building collapse jumps to 10, rescue operations continue

At least 8 people have sustained injuries in the incident and are receiving treatment at J J Hospital and Habib Hospital.

Jul 16, 2019, 21:04 PM IST
International Court of Justice to pass verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case on Wednesday

International Court of Justice to pass verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case on Wednesday

The death sentence handed to Kulbhushan Jadhav evoked a sharp reaction in India, forcing the Indian government to approach the ICJ in order to stop Islamabad from executing the order of its military

Jul 16, 2019, 20:38 PM IST
Ranchi court grants bail to student, orders her to distribute five copies of Quran

Ranchi court grants bail to student, orders her to distribute five copies of Quran

While granting bail to the accused Richa Sharma, the court directed Sharma, who is a B.Com student, to donate one copy of Quran to the Anjuman Islamia Committee and four copies of Muslim religious

Jul 16, 2019, 19:41 PM IST
Anusuiya Uikey appointed Chhattisgarh Governor, Biswa Bhusan Harichandan is new Governor of Andhra Pradesh

Anusuiya Uikey appointed Chhattisgarh Governor, Biswa Bhusan Harichandan is new Governor of Andhra Pradesh

The above appointments will take effect from the dates they assume charge of their respective offices," a statement released by the Rashtrapati Bhavan said.

Jul 16, 2019, 19:26 PM IST
Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 7, PM Modi expresses anguish

Death toll in Mumbai building collapse rises to 7, PM Modi expresses anguish

It is feared that the death toll in Mumbai's Dongri building collapse could increase as some people are still believed to be trapped under the debris of the building.

Jul 16, 2019, 18:30 PM IST
Watchman beaten up and paraded naked for molesting minor girl in Maharashtra

Watchman beaten up and paraded naked for molesting minor girl in Maharashtra

Police said that the watchman allegedly molested the minor girl on Sunday night in Bolinj in the township.  

Jul 16, 2019, 18:00 PM IST
Closure of Lakshman Jhula done to ensure user safety: Uttarakhand CM

Closure of Lakshman Jhula done to ensure user safety: Uttarakhand CM

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said on Tuesday that the decision to close Lakshman Jhula for vehicular and pedestrian use was taken with the safety of users as the topmost priority

Jul 16, 2019, 17:53 PM IST
Long-delayed RTR flyover opens in Delhi, to ease traffic congestion

Long-delayed RTR flyover opens in Delhi, to ease traffic congestion

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday inaugurated a 2.7-km signal-free flyover on Rao Tula Ram Marg (RTR), which will ease traffic flow in South Delhi.

Jul 16, 2019, 17:38 PM IST
7 arrested for kidnapping, holding 3 captive in Jaipur

7 arrested for kidnapping, holding 3 captive in Jaipur

Seven members of a gang, involved in the kidnapping and holding people hostage for money were arrested in an operation conducted by Jaipur Police and rescued three people who were held in captivity

Jul 16, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
Yamuna Expressway authority acts to prevent accidents; Yogi Adityanath pulls up Jaypee group

Yamuna Expressway authority acts to prevent accidents; Yogi Adityanath pulls up Jaypee group

The Yamuna Expressway authority has decided to take the help of transport and traffic police departments to enforce the directive.

Jul 16, 2019, 16:50 PM IST
Well prepared to fight another Kargil war: Indian Air Force Chief BS Dhanoa

Well prepared to fight another Kargil war: Indian Air Force Chief BS Dhanoa

Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa said that if needed, IAF is capable of carrying out precision strikes from standoff distances.

Jul 16, 2019, 16:47 PM IST
Swatantra Dev Singh appointed Uttar Pradesh BJP president

Swatantra Dev Singh appointed Uttar Pradesh BJP president

Swatantra Dev Singh Singh is currently Transport Minister in Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's cabinet.

Jul 16, 2019, 16:29 PM IST
Reshuffle in Maharashtra BJP, Chandrakant Patil replaces Raosaheb Danve as state unit chief

Reshuffle in Maharashtra BJP, Chandrakant Patil replaces Raosaheb Danve as state unit chief

The letter signed by BJP General Secretary Arun Singh said that Chandrakant Patil will take charge as Maharashtra BJP chief with immediate effect.

Jul 16, 2019, 15:48 PM IST
Jammu bans 'social evil' begging to make district ‘citizen friendly’

Jammu bans 'social evil' begging to make district ‘citizen friendly’

In the notification, specific instructions have been given to different department in order to put a check on begging.

Jul 16, 2019, 15:22 PM IST
India supplies first batch of Shyena torpedoes to Myanmar

India supplies first batch of Shyena torpedoes to Myanmar

The Shyena torpedoes have been developed and manufactured by DRDO's Naval Science and Technological Laboratory and Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) respectively.

Jul 16, 2019, 13:08 PM IST
963 terrorists killed, 413 security personnel martyred in J&K since 2014: Home Ministry

963 terrorists killed, 413 security personnel martyred in J&K since 2014: Home Ministry

The Home Ministry said that pursuant to PM Modi-led NDA government’s zero tolerance policy against terrorism, the forces were taking proactive measures to neutralise terrorists.

Jul 16, 2019, 12:59 PM IST
In Assembly, Nitish Kumar says 25 lakh people affected by floods in Bihar

In Assembly, Nitish Kumar says 25 lakh people affected by floods in Bihar

"We are ready to do whatever is necessary to help families affected by the floods."

Jul 16, 2019, 12:25 PM IST