Rly board tweaks signalling system to boost punctuality

Mumbai, June 18 -- In order to improve the punctuality of trains and reduce delays and cancellations, the railway board on Monday agreed to ease the signalling restrictions levied at Chhatrapati Shiva... Read More

Sikkim: 64 stranded tourists rescued

New Delhi, June 18 -- Sixty-four out of 1,200 tourists, who were stranded in north Sikkim's Lachung following multiple landslides due to unprecedented heavy rains, were moved to Mangan town on Monday,... Read More

man dies as 500L plastic water tank falls on him in NW delhi

NEW DELHI, June 18 -- A 57-year-old man was killed in a freak accident on Sunday night after a 500 litre plastic water tank installed at a temple in Model Town in northwest Delhi collapsed and fell on... Read More

Man arrested for smuggling red sanders

India, June 18 -- The Gurugram Police arrested a 27-year-old man from Rajasthan on Sunday for allegedly smuggling red sanders from Karnataka to Delhi via Gurugram in a cargo van, police said adding th... Read More

woman killed by son-in-law over monetary row, accused held

New Delhi, June 18 -- A 50-year-old woman died after she was allegedly shot by her son-in -law over a monetary dispute at Shalimar Bagh area in northwest Delhi on Sunday afternoon. She succumbed to th... Read More


Srinagar, June 18 -- Security forces shot dead a terrorist during an encounter in the Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, officials familiar with the matter said. The gunfight broke ou... Read More

Japanese firm's new material may herald battery revolution

New Delhi, June 18 -- TDK, the Japanese electronics corporation that is a key supplier for Apple, has developed a new material for its solid-state batteries which would allow for a significant increas... Read More

HC orders probe into workings of all municipal corporations in Guj

Ahmedabad, June 18 -- The Gujarat high court has ordered a comprehensive investigation into the Rajkot gaming zone fire on May 24 that resulted in 27 deaths, directing the state government to form a f... Read More

Pune railway division officials conduct surprise checks

India, June 18 -- Pune railway division officials travelled in several trains to check safety aspects, passenger amenities and onboard services on the ground. On directions of Pune divisional railway... Read More

Travel agent booked in Pune for duping tourists of rRs.r11 lakh

India, June 18 -- The police have booked a travel agent for allegedly duping tourists of Rs.11 lakh. The accused has been identified as Ravindra Shendkar, who runs a private tourist firm from Aundh. ... Read More