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Take care of all patients in West Bengal: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urges senior doctors amid strike by junior doctors

Take care of all patients in West Bengal: Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urges senior doctors amid strike by junior doctors

The West Bengal chief minister said the senior doctors and professors that she will be obliged and honoured if they will ensure that hospitals are taking full care of patients. 

Jun 13, 2019, 17:48 PM IST
Cyclone Vayu not to hit Gujarat directly, may affect coastal areas: IMD

Cyclone Vayu not to hit Gujarat directly, may affect coastal areas: IMD

Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed the situation and took note of preparations made by the Indian Coast Guard as well as the Indian Navy to combat the cyclone.

Jun 13, 2019, 17:44 PM IST
Four-hour ultimatum by Mamata Banerjee ends, doctors in West Bengal refuse to call off strike

Four-hour ultimatum by Mamata Banerjee ends, doctors in West Bengal refuse to call off strike

Earlier on Thursday, Mamata had ordered the protesting junior doctors to resume work by 2:00 pm on Thursday or they would be evacuated from the hostel where they reside. 

Jun 13, 2019, 16:14 PM IST
Manali forced to bring new traffic plan to combat massive tourist rush

Manali forced to bring new traffic plan to combat massive tourist rush

Severe traffic jams lasting up to five hours were reported from different parts of the region. 

Jun 13, 2019, 15:20 PM IST
CBI books ex-MP Ateeq Ahmed for abduction of businessman

CBI books ex-MP Ateeq Ahmed for abduction of businessman

The CBI has booked former MP Atique Ahmed and others for allegedly orchestrating the abduction of a businessman from jail.

Jun 13, 2019, 13:39 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee says 'outsiders' attacked Kolkata doctors, issues warning to protesters

Mamata Banerjee says 'outsiders' attacked Kolkata doctors, issues warning to protesters

Hundreds of doctors in Kolkata have been protesting after a junior doctor was assaulted, -allegedly by family members of a deceased patient.

Jun 13, 2019, 13:05 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee faces ire of protesting doctors in Kolkata over their security

Mamata Banerjee faces ire of protesting doctors in Kolkata over their security

Mamata Banerjee has been accused of not being able to address the concerns of protesting doctors who want - among others - better security for themselves after a junior doctor was allegedly assaulted

Jun 13, 2019, 12:16 PM IST
Bodies of 5 CRPF men killed in Anantnag terror attack to be taken to their hometown

Bodies of 5 CRPF men killed in Anantnag terror attack to be taken to their hometown

The suicide attack was carried out at KP Road in Anantnag on Wednesday when two motorcycle-borne terrorists opened fire at a CRPF patrol party. 

Jun 13, 2019, 10:32 AM IST
Watch: Car goes for a swim near Mumbai beach, tractor turns lifeguard

Watch: Car goes for a swim near Mumbai beach, tractor turns lifeguard

While it needed no proving that a car has no capabilities on water, here's yet another unfortunate proof.

Jun 13, 2019, 10:13 AM IST
Shiv Sena to pitch Aaditya Thackeray as Maharashtra Deputy CM: Report

Shiv Sena to pitch Aaditya Thackeray as Maharashtra Deputy CM: Report

If a reported proposal from Shiv Sena is approved by the BJP, it would be the first political post for 29-year-old Aaditya Thackeray

Jun 13, 2019, 09:17 AM IST
Will find out who did not work: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra rebukes Congress workers for not giving their best in Lok Sabha election

Will find out who did not work: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra rebukes Congress workers for not giving their best in Lok Sabha election

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra had campaigned vigorously in favour of Congress candidates in UP, especially in Raebareli and Amethi but the party lost all the seats in UP with Raebareli being the only

Jun 13, 2019, 07:27 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh hikes fines for violation of traffic rules

Uttar Pradesh hikes fines for violation of traffic rules

The Uttar Pradesh government has doubled the penalty for violation of traffic rules. The state cabinet has approved the amendment to the Uttar Pradesh Motor Vehicle Rules (1988), in a meeting chaired

Jun 12, 2019, 23:17 PM IST
Cyclone Vayu turns 'very severe'; over 3 lakh people evacuated in Gujarat, Diu

Cyclone Vayu turns 'very severe'; over 3 lakh people evacuated in Gujarat, Diu

 Home Minister Amit Shah said the Indian Coast Guard, Navy, Army and the Air Force units have also been put on standby while aircraft and helicopters are carrying out aerial surveillance. 

Jun 12, 2019, 23:16 PM IST
Congress workers want party to project Priyanka Gandhi as CM candidate for UP Assembly poll

Congress workers want party to project Priyanka Gandhi as CM candidate for UP Assembly poll

Priyanka, who is also Congress general secretary for Uttar Pradesh East, visited Rae Bareli with her mother and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi.

Jun 12, 2019, 22:11 PM IST
Five CRPF jawans martyred in suicide attack in J&K's Anantnag

Five CRPF jawans martyred in suicide attack in J&K's Anantnag

The attack was claimed by Pakistan-based terrorist outfit Al-Umar Mujahideen. However, police suspect incident could be a handiwork of proscribed group Jaish-e-Mohammed.  

Jun 12, 2019, 21:57 PM IST
Flight operations suspended at IGI Airport after severe dust storm hits Delhi NCR

Flight operations suspended at IGI Airport after severe dust storm hits Delhi NCR

Flight operations at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International (IGI) were suspended after a a severe dust storm hit the national capital on Wednesday evening.

Jun 12, 2019, 19:51 PM IST
West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi calls meeting of four parties on Thursday amid reports of spiraling violence

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi calls meeting of four parties on Thursday amid reports of spiraling violence

Amid reports of spiraling violence in the state, West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi has called a meeting of the four major political parties at his residence on Thursday (June 13). Trinamool

Jun 12, 2019, 19:32 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president shot dead by colleague, assailant tries to kill himself: Police

Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president shot dead by colleague, assailant tries to kill himself: Police

Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president Darvesh Singh was allegedly shot dead Wednesday in the court premises here by a lawyer who then tried to kill himself, police said. Singh, who was elected to the

Jun 12, 2019, 17:33 PM IST
Pakistan-based terror outfit attacks security forces, 5 CRPF jawans martyred

Pakistan-based terror outfit attacks security forces, 5 CRPF jawans martyred

Terrorists attacked a police party at KP road in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag on Wednesday evening. Heavy firing is currently underway.

Jun 12, 2019, 17:29 PM IST
Journalist Amit Sharma covering train derailment beaten, abused by railway police - Watch

Journalist Amit Sharma covering train derailment beaten, abused by railway police - Watch

Talking to ANI, Sharma said that the policemen were in plain clothes and one of them hit on his camera.

Jun 12, 2019, 17:23 PM IST