Hundreds stranded in Himachal Pradesh's Kaza after freak snowfall blocks roads

India, Aug. 19 -- Hundreds of tourists were left stranded near a lake in Himachal Pradesh's tribal Lahaul and Spiti district after a freak snowfall on Sunday cut off roads in the region, officials sai... Read More

Economic recession looming over country: Mayawati..

India, Aug. 19 -- BSP chief Mayawati has said that threat of an "economic recession" is looming over the country. "The trader community is dejected and worried. After job cuts, they are forced to com... Read More

ED summons Raj Thackeray, Manohar Joshi's son Unmesh in probe over IL&FS case

India, Aug. 19 -- The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray and Sena leader Manohar Joshi's son Unmesh Joshi in connection with investigations ... Read More

Odisha begins eviction drive near 'Meghnad Pacheri' of Srimandir

Puri, Aug. 19 -- Despite protest, the eviction work to clear all structures adjacent to Meghnad Pacheri of Srimandir is underway in Odisha's pilgrim city Puri today. The demolition drive carried out ... Read More

PM talks to Trump; blames Imran for trying to threaten regional peace; will travel to France, Gulf

New Delhi, Aug. 19 -- Three weeks after the US President kicked off storm by his 'Kashmir mediation offer' and 14 days after Modi government abrogated an article granted to the militancy hit province,... Read More

MP CM mourns Mishra's death

Bhopal, Aug. 19 -- Expressing grief over the demise of erstwhile Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath averred on Monday that the stalwart made a significant ... Read More


Sri Lanka, Aug. 19 -- 'Hard Talk' feature programme will directly pose questions to the Member of Parliament of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party. * A group of SLFP members are trying to cross over to the ... Read More

30 dead as Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand bear brunt of rain fury, Delhi on flood alert

India, Aug. 19 -- Rains continued to lash several places in Punjab and other states on Monday after at least 30 people were killed and dozens reported missing or feared dead over the weekend across no... Read More

Trinamool Congress faces flak in rural Bengal outreach campaign

India, Aug. 19 -- On August 13, Trinamool Congress MLA Manas Majumdar travelled to Kamalbati village in West Bengal's Hooghly district as part of the Gramey Chalo (Go to Villages) campaign, launched b... Read More

Markets likely to make slightly positive start of new week

India, Aug. 19 -- Indian markets ended choppy trading session in green territory on Friday amid narrowing trade deficit and expectations the government might soon provide a broad stimulus package to c... Read More