District admin to ensure garbage-free Sangam area

PRAYAGRAJ, Sept. 29 -- Prayagraj district administration is gearing up to ensure smooth conduct of proposed air display in Prayagraj to commemorate Air Force Day on October 8. The 10 km area around S... Read More

3 months of transfer; 49 BEOs fail to take charge

PRAYAGRAJ, Sept. 29 -- There are 49 block education officers (BEOs) of the state who are yet to take up their new duties. Almost three months after their transfer orders, 41 of these officers are sti... Read More

Coaching owner arrested for molesting minor girl student

PRAYAGRAJ, Sept. 29 -- Dhumanganj police on Thursday arrested a coaching owner for allegedly molesting a minor girl student. The accused used to call the girl in his room on different pretexts and ind... Read More

India's clinches gold in 10m air pistol, first bronze in dressage

Hangzhou, Sept. 29 -- The men's 10m air pistol team extended India's impressive show at the Asian Games by shooting another gold but individual success eluded Sarabjot Singh and Arjun Singh Cheema, wh... Read More

Father of Green Revolution dies

NEW DELHI, Sept. 29 -- Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan, 98, popularly known as the father of India's Green Revolution, died at his Chennai home on Thursday. Under his tutelage, in a career spanning ne... Read More

Guidelines issued in bid to curb suicides in Kota

Jaipur, Sept. 29 -- A Rajasthan government panel on Thursday issued draft guidelines like barring students younger than class 9 from taking admission, a mandatory screening test and sorting batches al... Read More

HC refuses to disclose name of case transfer applicant

PRAYAGRAJ, Sept. 29 -- The chief justice (CJ) of the Allahabad high court has rejected an application filed by the Anjuman Intezamia Masajid Committee (AIMC), Varanasi, requesting the court to disclos... Read More

Varanasi court rejects plea tostop ASI survey of Gyanvapi

VARANASI, Sept. 29 -- The court of the Varanasi district judge on Thursday rejected the Anjuman Intezamia Masajid Committee's plea seeking an order to stop the ongoing survey by Archaelogical Survey o... Read More

Once land of scooters (India), now electric vehicle landscape

LUCKNOW, Sept. 29 -- A new beginning is being made on the abandoned patch of 140-acre land, close to the Lucknow airport, that once housed the now-closed Scooters India Limited (SIL), which manufactur... Read More

Ujjain rape horror: 15-yr-old left home for better life; five suspects detained

NEW DELHI, Sept. 29 -- The 15-year-old girl, who was seemingly turned away as she begged for help after being allegedly raped in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain, has told police she arrived in the city on Sun... Read More