25 injured in Philippines earthquake

Manila, July 13 -- At least 25 people were injured and several houses, churches and buildings were damaged when a 5.5-magnitude earthquake struck Surigao del Sur province in Philippines on Saturday. ... Read More

World Bank approves $100mn for water supply, sanitation in Bangladesh

Dhaka, July 13 -- The World Bank has approved $100 million to improve water supply and sanitation system in 30 Bangladesh municipalities. The "Municipal Water Supply and Sanitation Project" will help... Read More

Special water train to reach Chennai on Friday

Chennai, July 12 -- A special 50 wagon train carrying water from Tamil Nadu's Vellore district will reach Chennai on Friday afternoon, a Southern Railway official said. According to the official, eac... Read More

Microsoft may rid Windows 10 of passwords in 2020

San Francisco, July 12 -- Microsoft is planning to make computers running Windows 10 operating system password-less and replace it with Windows Hello face authentication, fingerprints, or a PIN code. ... Read More

Trump, Netanyahu speak by phone about Iran

Washington, July 12 -- US President Donald Trump spoke over phone with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about Iran, the White House said Thursday. The two leaders discussed bilateral coopera... Read More

Adityanath to celebrate Janmashtami on grand scale

Lucknow, July 12 -- Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath now wants Janamashtami in Vrindavan to be celebrated on a much grander scale, similarly like the 'Deepotsav in Ayodhya. Addressing a m... Read More

Enjoying paperless court, wish others too enjoy: Delhi Chief Justice

New Delhi, July 12 -- Delhi High Court's Chief Justice D.N. Patel on Thursday said he is "enjoying" his work at this paperless court and wish that judges of other courts can also have a similar experi... Read More

POWERGRID to be Exclusive Industry Partner of IIT Roorkeein the Areas of Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Energy

New Delhi, July 12 -- Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), has signed MoU with IIT Roorkee to create a sustainable future through various Energy Management initiatives in areas like Sp... Read More

Delhi will have 9,500 buses by May 2020: Sisodia

New Delhi, July 12 -- The Delhi Cabinet on Thursday approved procurement of 1,000 CNG low floor buses by the DTC, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said, adding that the capital will have 9,500 bus... Read More

Vistara to start international operations in August

New Delhi, July 12 -- Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines promoted Vistara will start its international operations in August with flights to Singapore from Delhi and Mumbai. In a statement, Vistara said... Read More