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At Kumbh 35 ghats ready for the second royal bath on Mauni Amavasya

Five ghats have been increased for Mauni Amavasya. In view of the possible crowd, the number of ghats will not be 35 it will be 40 on other royal baths. There is an emphasis on the strengthening of barricading on the Shahi bath routes.

Feb 02, 2019, 10:16 AM IST

Karnataka bandh: India's tech hub comes to a halt during protest over sharing of Mahadayi river water

The bandh has severely impacted daily life. 

Jan 25, 2018, 09:32 AM IST

Karnataka bandh: Offices, malls, movie halls shut over security concerns bengaluru

Several offices and commercial buildings such as malls, markets etc were shut as several Karnataka organisations called a state-wide bandh on Thursday. 

Jan 25, 2018, 08:59 AM IST

Karnataka bandh: Schools, colleges, offices shut; essential services operational

All government and private schools and colleges will remain shut on Thursday

Jan 25, 2018, 07:05 AM IST

Chennai rain: Light showers expected; Schools remain shut in Kanchipuram and Thiruvallur on Monday

Light showers will continue in parts of Tamil Nadu on Monday with the Meteorological department predicting a decreasing trend in Rains over the next few days. Schools and colleges continued to remain shut in Kanchipuram and Thiruvallur owning to incessant rains and water-logging.

Nov 06, 2017, 10:15 AM IST

Heavy rains continue in Tamil Nadu; schools, colleges to remain closed on Thursday

Rains lashed the metropolis and other coastal districts of Tamil Nadu on Wednesday.

Nov 01, 2017, 23:45 PM IST

Chennai, northern Tamil Nadu brace for more rain: Schools, colleges remain shut on Wednesday

Heavy rain continued to lash Chennai and northern Tamil Nadu with northeast monsoon hitting the southern coast on Wednesday. Schools and colleges in Chennai, Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur districts remained closed for a second consecutive day, following district administration orders.

Nov 01, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

Heavy rains paralyse Mumbai; train services affected, schools closed

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), Mumbai's apex civic body, has issued an alert asking residents to stay inside their houses and not to send their children to schools in the wake of hea

Jun 19, 2015, 10:24 AM IST

Bihar schools closed till Jan 15

In view of the biting cold sweeping
Bihar, the government today ordered closure of all schools
across the state till January 15.

Jan 12, 2010, 22:18 PM IST

Delhi Govt considering closing schools due to cold conditions

Delhi government is considering
closing schools in the capital in the wake of intense cold
wave sweeping the city

Jan 04, 2010, 11:28 AM IST