Post-poll violence rocks Bengal for third straight day

India, May 21 -- Violence rocked Bhatpara assembly constituency in Bengal's North 24 Parganas district for the third consecutive on Tuesday as supporters of the Trinamool Congress (TMC)?and the Bharat... Read More

'Damaged pressure gauge led to gas leak'

India, May 21 -- The damaged high-pressure gauge of the compressed natural gas (CNG) cylinders led to a gas leak on the bus that caught fire near Gokuldham market bus stop in Goregaon (East) on May 3,... Read More

Social reformer Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar championed widow remarriage

India, May 16 -- Ishwar Chandra Bandyopadhyay (1820-1891), popular as Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, was an educationist, philanthropist, social reformer and a leading figure of the Bengal Renaissance who... Read More

Lok Sabha Elections 2019:?Apolitical candidates who took political plunge for change

Lucknow, May 16 -- Uttar Pradesh, which has largely been the mainstay of political heavyweights, is now witnessing professionals and apolitical people taking the plunge in electoral politics. Besides... Read More

Labourer's son among three PSEB Class 12 joint toppers

India, May 12 -- Commerce student Saravjot Singh Bansal, who is the son of a factory labourer in Ludhiana, topped the PSEB Class 12 exam along with science student Muskan Soni of KRM DAV Collegiate Se... Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Sunil Jakhar is future CM, says Amarinder Singh ?

India, May 12 -- Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday termed Congress' Gurdaspur Lok Sabha nominee Sunil Jakhar as the future chief minister. "Going by his capability, intelligen... Read More

Yogi Adityanath says Akhilesh Yadav dethroned father like Aurangzeb

India, May 12 -- Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday likened Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav to Mughal emperor Aurangzeb, who had imprisoned his father Shah Jahan. ... Read More

PSEB 10th result: Ludhiana district tops Punjab with 91 merit- listers

Ludhiana, May 9 -- As many as 91 of total 336 students on the merit list of the Punjab School Education board (PSEB), which declared the result for Class-10 exams on Wednesday, are from Ludhiana, maki... Read More

GDP calculation: Data gaps will be resolved, says govt

India, May 9 -- The ministry of statistics and programme implementation (MoSPI) has downplayed the controversy around India's gross domestic product (GDP) data after a National Sample Survey Office (N... Read More

7 Maoists killed in encounter with security forces

India, May 9 -- At least seven Maoists were gunned down in two separate encounters with security personnel in Koraput district of Odisha and Dantewada district of Chhattisgarh on Wednesday, police sai... Read More