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Cyclone Vayu may cross Kutch in form of depression on Monday: IMD

Cyclone Vayu may cross Kutch in form of depression on Monday: IMD

According to IMD, Cyclone Vayu is moving ahead with a speed of 17 km per hour. 

Jun 17, 2019, 17:48 PM IST
MHA seeks report after video of Delhi police brutally thrashing tempo drivers goes viral: Sources

MHA seeks report after video of Delhi police brutally thrashing tempo drivers goes viral: Sources

ANI reported that the policemen thrashed the driver and his son after dragging them out of their vehicle.

Jun 17, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
Anantnag encounter: Army Major succumbs to injury, search operation underway

Anantnag encounter: Army Major succumbs to injury, search operation underway

An Army Major, who was injured in the Anantnag encounter between security forces and terrorists on Monday, has succumbed to his injuries. Another soldier injured in the encounter is currently

Jun 17, 2019, 16:51 PM IST
Heatwave kills 117 people in Bihar, Section 144 imposed in Gaya

Heatwave kills 117 people in Bihar, Section 144 imposed in Gaya

District Magistrate of Gaya, Abhishek Singh, on Monday imposed Section 144 in district keeping in mind the prevailing heatwave condition.

Jun 17, 2019, 16:13 PM IST
6 of a family, including children, dead in Dehradun car accident

6 of a family, including children, dead in Dehradun car accident

Six persons of a family died in a car accident in Uttarakhand's Dehradun on Monday. 

Jun 17, 2019, 15:55 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee agrees to demand for live telecast, meeting with doctors to be held

Mamata Banerjee agrees to demand for live telecast, meeting with doctors to be held

The doctors had again refused to meet Mamata Banerjee after the West Bengal Chief Minister called two representatives from each Medical College of the state for discussion on Monday.

Jun 17, 2019, 15:14 PM IST
Striking doctors stick to demand, refuse to meet Mamata Banerjee without media, cameras

Striking doctors stick to demand, refuse to meet Mamata Banerjee without media, cameras

As many as two medical representatives from 14 colleges (28 persons) had been asked to attend the meeting to end the impasse. 

Jun 17, 2019, 14:44 PM IST
Cyclone Vayu weakens, to cross Gujarat coast by Monday night

Cyclone Vayu weakens, to cross Gujarat coast by Monday night

Cyclone Vayu has weakened and is likely to cross the Gujarat coast by Monday midnight as a "depression", the weatherman said.

Jun 17, 2019, 14:33 PM IST
BJP leader attacked in Amroha, blames former MP Devendra Nagpal

BJP leader attacked in Amroha, blames former MP Devendra Nagpal

BJP leader Vijay Pawar said that the cause of the attack was political rivalry during the recently concluded Lok Sabha election.

Jun 17, 2019, 13:55 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee agrees to meet two representatives from each Medical College in Bengal amid protests

Mamata Banerjee agrees to meet two representatives from each Medical College in Bengal amid protests

The striking doctors are holding a general body meeting to decide whether they will go or not and if at all they do, which two representatives will attend the meeting. 

Jun 17, 2019, 13:22 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir:  2 Army men injured, one terrorist killed in Anantnag encounter

Jammu and Kashmir: 2 Army men injured, one terrorist killed in Anantnag encounter

 Two Army men have sustained heavy injuries in an encounter with terrorists in Badoora area of Achabal in Anantnag district in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. As per ANI reports, one of the Army men

Jun 17, 2019, 13:17 PM IST
Acute Encephalitis Syndrome claims 126 lives in Bihar; 104 children die in Muzaffarpur

Acute Encephalitis Syndrome claims 126 lives in Bihar; 104 children die in Muzaffarpur

While 12 children died due to the viral infection in Vaishali, at least 104 lost their lives in Muzaffarpur.

Jun 17, 2019, 09:39 AM IST
Encounter underway between security forces, terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

Encounter underway between security forces, terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, a police official said.

Jun 17, 2019, 09:33 AM IST
PM Modi asks CM Adityanath to solve water crisis in UP ahead of 2022 Assembly polls

PM Modi asks CM Adityanath to solve water crisis in UP ahead of 2022 Assembly polls

To expedite projects related to water resources, the Modi government would release Rs 9,000 crore to UP which includes water-starved regions of Bundelkhand and Vindhyachal, reports said.  

Jun 17, 2019, 08:30 AM IST
3 people, including a minor girl, injured in Pakistan shelling along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch

3 people, including a minor girl, injured in Pakistan shelling along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch

Three civilians, including an 11-year-old girl, were injured when the Pakistan Army shelled villages and forward posts during ceasefire violation along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district

Jun 17, 2019, 06:29 AM IST
Girl throws acid on boyfriend for ending relationship

Girl throws acid on boyfriend for ending relationship

The police received a complaint of an acid attack on Tuesday, where a couple was allegedly attacked with acid by unknown persons

Jun 16, 2019, 22:38 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to meet delegation of junior doctors on Monday at 3pm

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to meet delegation of junior doctors on Monday at 3pm

On Sunday, the agitating junior doctors of NRS Medical College in West Bengal had agreed to meet Mamata to end the impasse but stressed that the conversation cannot be held behind closed doors.

Jun 16, 2019, 21:20 PM IST
Anantnag SHO, who was injured in Anantnag terror attack, succumbs to his injuries

Anantnag SHO, who was injured in Anantnag terror attack, succumbs to his injuries

The officer had rushed to the spot after he was informed that terrorists had opened fire at the security forces on KP Road in Anantnag.

Jun 16, 2019, 20:30 PM IST
Asiya Andrabi admits her involvement in receiving funds from foreign sources: NIA

Asiya Andrabi admits her involvement in receiving funds from foreign sources: NIA

The NIA said that Asiya Andrabi made the confessions after she was confronted with evidence regarding funding of educational expenses of her son in Malaysia.

Jun 16, 2019, 18:59 PM IST
IMA calls for all-India strike on Monday, non-essential services unavailable from 6 AM

IMA calls for all-India strike on Monday, non-essential services unavailable from 6 AM

The IMA, however, said that casualty and emergency services will continue to function as usual.

Jun 16, 2019, 18:19 PM IST