With eye on state elections, Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to visit Goa today

India, Oct. 28 -- Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee is scheduled to begin a three-day maiden visit to Goa on Thursday with an eye on giving the Trinamool Congress (TMC) party a foothold in the sta... Read More

Widespread rain likely over peninsular India till month end

India, Oct. 28 -- South peninsular India is likely to receive widespread and heavy rain till October 30, according to the India Meteorological Department. A low pressure area is lying over central pa... Read More

Fire destroys 16 houses in remote Malana village of Himachal

Shimla, Oct. 28 -- At least 16 houses were destroyed and three partially damaged when a fire broke out in the remote village of Malana in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh late on Tuesday. Villa... Read More

BJP focussed on propaganda over development: Cong

Shimla, Oct. 28 -- Launching a scathing attack on the BJP, Congress co-incharge for Himachal Pradesh Sanjay Dutt said the ruling party had adopted an indifferent attitude towards the problems of infla... Read More

SRO-43: J&K extends Relief to non-local militancy victims

Srinagar, Oct. 28 -- The Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday approved relief under SRO-43 to the families of non-locals killed in suspected militant attacks this month. The decision was taken i... Read More

Jai Ram confident of retaining Mandi seat

Shimla/Dharamshala, Oct. 28 -- With the bypolls being seen as a precursor to the assembly elections, chief minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday predicted that the BJP will retain the prestigious Mandi... Read More

Suhas LY recommended for Arjuna Award

Noida, Oct. 28 -- The selection committee of the National Sports Awards has recommended Gautam Budh Nagar district magistrate Suhas L Yathiraj's name for the Arjuna Award, along with other Olympic and... Read More

accidents slow down traffic on noida-g noida expressway

Noida, Oct. 28 -- Traffic moved slowly on the Noida-Greater Noida expressway due to two accidents on Wednesday. The traffic police said a Honda City car overturned near Sector 147 in Noida, which slo... Read More

Noida: 70% dengue cases in 18 clusters

Noida, Oct. 28 -- With seven new cases recorded in Gautam Budh Nagar on Tuesday, the total number of dengue cases in the district is now 363. Officials said that the daily dengue tally is compiled a ... Read More

Yeida starts cleaning Dhanauri wetland

Noida, Oct. 28 -- The horticulture department of the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (Yeida) has started cleaning the Dhanauri wetland ahead of the birding season. Currently, hyaci... Read More