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As doctors refuse to end agitation, Mamata Banerjee invites them again for talks today

As doctors refuse to end agitation, Mamata Banerjee invites them again for talks today

West Bengal CM has invited the agitating doctors to meet her again on Saturday evening in order to end the logjam. 

Jun 15, 2019, 06:17 AM IST
Telangana CM KCR likely to expand cabinet after June 18

Telangana CM KCR likely to expand cabinet after June 18

A meeting of the Telangana cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, would be held on June 18, the state government said here Friday. "The Chief Minister will chair the state cabinet on

Jun 15, 2019, 06:08 AM IST
Over 460 doctors resign in Bengal as protests intensify across nation, Centre seeks Mamata's intervention

Over 460 doctors resign in Bengal as protests intensify across nation, Centre seeks Mamata's intervention

None of the resignations have been accepted by the state government.

Jun 14, 2019, 23:49 PM IST
UP CM Yogi Adityanath warns Noida builders: Fulfil promises or face music

UP CM Yogi Adityanath warns Noida builders: Fulfil promises or face music

In the backdrop of fraud and cheating cases involving builders, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday held a meeting with them along with all the three authorities` officials on his

Jun 14, 2019, 23:38 PM IST
Cyclone Vayu to recurve again; likely to hit Kutch next week

Cyclone Vayu to recurve again; likely to hit Kutch next week

The very severe cyclonic storm will also reduce in intensity and turn into a severe cyclonic storm by Saturday morning, a senior India Meteorological Department (IMD) official said.

Jun 14, 2019, 22:34 PM IST
K Chandrashekar Rao invites Fadnavis for Kaleswaram Lift Irrigation Project inauguration

K Chandrashekar Rao invites Fadnavis for Kaleswaram Lift Irrigation Project inauguration

The Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project is designed to irrigate 4.5 million acres in drought-prone areas of Telangana.

Jun 14, 2019, 21:06 PM IST
Five policemen shot dead in Naxal attack in Jharkhand' Saraikela

Five policemen shot dead in Naxal attack in Jharkhand' Saraikela

In the attack, two sub-inspectors and three constables were killed.

Jun 14, 2019, 20:39 PM IST
Doctors set down 6 conditions to withdraw stir, demand Mamata's unconditional apology

Doctors set down 6 conditions to withdraw stir, demand Mamata's unconditional apology

Agitating doctors Friday put forward six conditions, including unconditional apology of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, to withdraw the four-day-long strike that disrupted healthcare

Jun 14, 2019, 20:23 PM IST
Another junior doctor attacked in Kolkata's National Medical College and Hospital

Another junior doctor attacked in Kolkata's National Medical College and Hospital

Another junior doctor, sitting on protest, has been attacked in Kolkata's National Medical College on Friday evening. 

Jun 14, 2019, 19:09 PM IST
Those living in West Bengal will have to learn to speak in Bengali: CM Mamata Banerjee

Those living in West Bengal will have to learn to speak in Bengali: CM Mamata Banerjee

The TMC supremo also reiterated that outsiders instigated the doctors' agitation in the state and accused the BJP of targeting the Bengalis and the minorities.

Jun 14, 2019, 17:45 PM IST
Bihar: Death toll reaches 71 due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome

Bihar: Death toll reaches 71 due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome

To make sure that the affected children are getting proper treatment, the state and Central government are working together.

Jun 14, 2019, 16:17 PM IST
Cyclone Vayu: Gujarat out of danger, normal life will resume soon, says CM Vijay Rupani

Cyclone Vayu: Gujarat out of danger, normal life will resume soon, says CM Vijay Rupani

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Friday said the state government has decided to recall all ministers and officials who were sent to tackle the effects of cyclone Vayu which was supposed to

Jun 14, 2019, 15:01 PM IST
Chhattisgarh villagers dig pit in riverbed to quench their thirst

Chhattisgarh villagers dig pit in riverbed to quench their thirst

Villagers of Khadgawan ward in Chhattisgarh's Koriya district walk up to 2 km and dig a pit in a dried up riverbed in a self-help initiative to quench their thirst because several water bodies have

Jun 14, 2019, 14:43 PM IST
BJP ex-MLA Rameshwar Chaurasia warns Nitish Kumar on Bihar law and order, says election not too far

BJP ex-MLA Rameshwar Chaurasia warns Nitish Kumar on Bihar law and order, says election not too far

Chaurasia, who earlier represented the Nokha assembly seat in Bihar, alleged that the law enforcement agencies were not doing their work with honesty and swiftness.

Jun 14, 2019, 14:18 PM IST
CRPF commando injured in IED blast by Naxals dies at AIIMS

CRPF commando injured in IED blast by Naxals dies at AIIMS

A CRPF commando, who was wounded in an IED blast by the Naxals in Jharkhand last month, succumbed to his injuries at the AIIMS here, an official said on Friday.

Jun 14, 2019, 13:59 PM IST
Bombay High Court grants bail to all 4 accused in 2006 Malegaon bomb blasts case

Bombay High Court grants bail to all 4 accused in 2006 Malegaon bomb blasts case

The Bombay High Court on Friday granted bail to four accused in the 2006 Malegaon blasts case. A division bench of Justices I A Mahanty and A M Badar granted bail to Dhan Singh, Lokesh Sharma,

Jun 14, 2019, 13:48 PM IST
37 mainline trains cancelled, 9 short terminated due to Cyclone Vayu: Western Railways

37 mainline trains cancelled, 9 short terminated due to Cyclone Vayu: Western Railways

Western Railways cancelled 37 mainline trains and short terminated nine other in view of Cyclone Vayu on Friday, taking the total number of affected trains to 174.

Jun 14, 2019, 13:19 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: 2 terrorists killed in encounter in Pulwama

Jammu and Kashmir: 2 terrorists killed in encounter in Pulwama

Two terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Friday, police said. 55Rr, the Pulwama Police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)

Jun 14, 2019, 13:00 PM IST
Ajay Alok resigns as JD(U) spokesman, says doesn't want to 'embarrass' CM Nitish

Ajay Alok resigns as JD(U) spokesman, says doesn't want to 'embarrass' CM Nitish

Firebrand JD(U) leader Ajay Alok has resigned from the post of party spokesperson stating that he does not wish to cause "embarrassment" to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who also heads the

Jun 14, 2019, 12:03 PM IST
Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey visits SKMCH Muzaffarpur as Acute Encephalitis Syndrome death toll reaches 57

Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey visits SKMCH Muzaffarpur as Acute Encephalitis Syndrome death toll reaches 57

Bihar government says an awareness campaign needs to be undertaken in areas where Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) is prevalent to prevent the spread of the disease. At least 57 children have died

Jun 14, 2019, 11:53 AM IST