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House in Mumbai's Shivaji Nagar collapses, several injured

House in Mumbai's Shivaji Nagar collapses, several injured

While it is not yet clear why the house came crashing down, heavy rains in the city over most of last week could be one of the main reasons.

Jul 08, 2019, 07:11 AM IST
Family tries to sacrifice child in Assam, locals intervene on time

Family tries to sacrifice child in Assam, locals intervene on time

A school teacher and his family allegedly tried to sacrifice a three-year-old in their house in Udalguri district of Assam on Saturday, but locals intervened and immediately informed the police and

Jul 07, 2019, 23:53 PM IST
Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh breaks down over party workers' killings

Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh breaks down over party workers' killings

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on Sunday got emotional while talking about the recent killings of his party workers in the Trinamool Congress-ruled state.

Jul 07, 2019, 22:10 PM IST
Watch: RPF personnel stop elderly man from committing suicide at Mumbai station

Watch: RPF personnel stop elderly man from committing suicide at Mumbai station

The entire incident was recorded on the CCTV camera installed at the Mumbai Central railway station. The video of the incident is now being shared on social media.

Jul 07, 2019, 21:25 PM IST
High alert sounded near Indo-Bangla border in Bengal's Malda

High alert sounded near Indo-Bangla border in Bengal's Malda

The information was exchanged between the Bangladesh Border Guard and the Border Security Force.

Jul 07, 2019, 20:59 PM IST
5 killed as trailer runs over bike in Rajasthan's Alwar

5 killed as trailer runs over bike in Rajasthan's Alwar

In a tragic accident, as many as five people were killed on the spot after a trailer ran over them in Lobia's Tibara in Rajasthan's Alwar on Sunday.

Jul 07, 2019, 20:56 PM IST
Resignation a ladder for political growth: Congress' Sanjay Nirupam mocks Milind Deora

Resignation a ladder for political growth: Congress' Sanjay Nirupam mocks Milind Deora

Nirupam also commented on Deora's resignation and sought to know if it was a ladder to climb up in the party hierarchy. There were reports that Deora is likely to move to New Delhi for a national

Jul 07, 2019, 20:19 PM IST
Odisha artist creates record for making smallest Lord Jagannath's chariot

Odisha artist creates record for making smallest Lord Jagannath's chariot

Artist Satya Maharana has created a miniature version of Nandighosa-- Lord Jagannath's chariot for Rath Yatra. The creation has got an entry into the India Book of Records and International Book of

Jul 07, 2019, 18:15 PM IST
Burhan Wani death anniversary: Internet services suspended in Kashmir

Burhan Wani death anniversary: Internet services suspended in Kashmir

Heavy deployments of security forces have been made all along the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway which passes through three south Kashmir districts of Kulgam, Anantnag and Pulwama.  

Jul 07, 2019, 18:03 PM IST
112 live bombs recovered in West Bengal, 399 people arrested in raids

112 live bombs recovered in West Bengal, 399 people arrested in raids

In a massive crackdown on violence involving arms and explosives in the city, West Bengal police on Saturday conducted simultaneous raids and recovered 112 pieces of live bombs, six country-made

Jul 07, 2019, 16:40 PM IST
Muslim officer from Madhya Pradesh wants to change name to escape mob lynching

Muslim officer from Madhya Pradesh wants to change name to escape mob lynching

Expressing fear over the rising incidents of mob lynching in the country, a Muslim bureaucrat in Madhya Pradesh government on Saturday said that he wants to change his name in order to protect

Jul 07, 2019, 12:24 PM IST
Jyotiraditya Scindia resigns as National General Secretary of Congress

Jyotiraditya Scindia resigns as National General Secretary of Congress

Some other senior Congress leaders, including Deepak Babaria and Vivek Tankha have also stepped down from their posts taking moral responsibility for the party's lacklustre performance in Lok Sabha

Jul 07, 2019, 08:04 AM IST
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh wants charismatic young leader to become Congress president

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh wants charismatic young leader to become Congress president

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh said India has a large and growing youth population and it is necessary to find a charismatic Gen Next leader so that the party can earn the trust of young voters. 

Jul 07, 2019, 07:24 AM IST
13 Amarnath pilgrims injured in bus accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

13 Amarnath pilgrims injured in bus accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

As many as 13 Amarnath pilgrims were injured in a road mishap at Hernag area of south Kashmir`s Anantnag district on Saturday.

Jul 06, 2019, 23:32 PM IST
Due to maintenance works, train services in Mumbai to be affected on Sunday

Due to maintenance works, train services in Mumbai to be affected on Sunday

Trains departing from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) will be diverted on the line between Matunga and Mulund stations.

Jul 06, 2019, 22:44 PM IST
Earthquake measuring 3.1 on Richter scale hits Uttarkashi, tremors felt in Rudraprayag

Earthquake measuring 3.1 on Richter scale hits Uttarkashi, tremors felt in Rudraprayag

The low-intensity earthquake struck Uttarkashi around 9 PM.

Jul 06, 2019, 22:08 PM IST
BJP workers clash with police in North 24 Parganas; five policemen injured

BJP workers clash with police in North 24 Parganas; five policemen injured

As many as five policemen were injured in the scuffle and the police had to resort to a lathi-charge and fire tear gas shells to disperse the agitators.

Jul 06, 2019, 21:14 PM IST
Pink City Jaipur designated World Heritage Site by UNESCO, PM Modi welcomes move

Pink City Jaipur designated World Heritage Site by UNESCO, PM Modi welcomes move

The UN body--United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, in its 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee announced its decision that the city is now a world heritage site. 

Jul 06, 2019, 19:41 PM IST
2 drown in Mumbai during high tide, rescue and search operation underway

2 drown in Mumbai during high tide, rescue and search operation underway

Two people drowned in the sea near Marine Drive in Mumbai on Saturday during high tide on Saturday afternoon.

Jul 06, 2019, 18:32 PM IST
Maharashtra: Death toll in Tiware dam breach incident reaches 19, search operations to trace missing underway

Maharashtra: Death toll in Tiware dam breach incident reaches 19, search operations to trace missing underway

Heavy rainfall caused a breach at the Tiware dam in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra on Tuesday and had swept away 23 people. 

Jul 06, 2019, 15:06 PM IST