High on rhetoric but low on action

SRINAGAR, March 24 -- The flamboyant patriarch of the National Conference will be contesting the parliamentary election from Srinagar on April 18. He won the by-election to the constituency in April 2... Read More

Himachal Pradesh to get nodal officer for monitoring social media

SRINAGAR, March 24 -- A nodal officer will be appointed in Himachal Pradesh to regulate social media used for election campaign, said chief electoral officer Devesh Kumar on Saturday. The officer wil... Read More

Elections 2019: BJD seeks disqualification of 5 MLAs

Bhubaneswar, March 24 -- In the run up to the crucial 2019 elections, politics is now getting heated up in Odisha. Moreover, the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Saturday filed a petition before Odisha... Read More

12-yr-old Mir's village and kin Come to terms after his death

SRINAGAR, March 24 -- Residents of this small town in north Kashmir's Bandipora are coming to terms with the death of 12-year-old Aatif Mir, a Class VI student of Army Goodwill School, who was held ho... Read More

Kin of alleged JeM operative claim he was held on Feb 16

SRINAGAR, March 24 -- The family of arrested alleged Jaish-e-Mohammed operative Sajjad Khan claimed he had been arrested by the police more than a month ago, and not on March 21. The family's allegati... Read More

Delhi, its adjoining regions to get rain tomorrow: IMD

New Delhi, March 24 -- : Delhi and its adjoining regions are likely to receive rain on March 25 as a fresh western disturbance is expected to approach the country on Sunday, the India Meteorological D... Read More

Thailand elections: Voters head to poll stations after 5 years of military rule

Bangkok, March 24 -- : Polling began on Sunday after nearly five years of military rule in Thailand where around 51 million voters are eligible to exercise their franchise, South China Morning Post re... Read More

How La Mesa Dam became part of Metro Manila's water supply system

Manila, March 24 -- Did you know how La Mesa Dam in Novaliches, a former town now divided between Quezon City and Caloocan City, became part of the Angat-Ipo-La Mesa water system which supplies potabl... Read More

Alert gangman averts rail mishap in Odisha

Rourkela, March 24 -- An alert gangman saved the lives of many passengers boarded on the Tatanagar-Alleppey Express train from a serious mishap here today. The train that was coming from Rourkela esc... Read More

Sugar industry stakeholders back Go, 6 other senatorial bets

Manila, March 24 -- Tatak Kalamay, a multi-sector group composed of the country's sugar industry stakeholders, endorsed seven senatorial candidates they consider as champions of the sugar industry. T... Read More