Chennai Oil Market Rates

Chennai, June 26 -- Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 13,500 Gingelly 2200 Ground Nut 1250 Coconut 2650/2888 Vanaspathi 1200/1280 Kernal 6300/6500 Oilcakes Groundnut... Read More

Tral encounter: militant killed, operation continues

Srinagar, June 26 -- A militant has been killed by security forces in an encounter which ensued on Wednesday during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Tral area of south Kashmir district of Pulwa... Read More

Monsoon Mantras: How to stay healthy during monsoons

By Anil Mishra Panaji, June 26 -- While the monsoons, with its pouring rain, bring relief to hundreds of thousands of people, the season also heralds several common and sometimes deadly air and water... Read More

145th Shahu Jayanti celebrated at Kolhapur

Kolhapur, June 26 -- Rajarshi Shree Shahu Maharaj's 145th jayanti was celebrated on Wednesday with organisation of various cultural programmes in all parts of the city and district, with enthusiasm. T... Read More

First tranche of 'cut money' returns

Kolkata, June 26 -- Days after Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's whip to party men to return 'cut money', a Trinamool Congress booth president has returned Rs 2.25 lakhs. Nurul Islam, the party's ... Read More

14 killed, one lynched in separate incidents in Bihar

Patna, June 26 -- At least 14 people were killed in separate mishaps and another person lynched in Patna, Nawada, Samastipur and Nalanda districts during the last 12 hours. In the state capital, a... Read More

Major currencies down

Mumbai, June 26 -- Following were the indicative currency rates and travellers' cheques buying and selling rates per unit on Wednesday. CURRENCY NAME BUY SALE UAE DIRHAM 17.1987 20.1085 AUSTRALIAN... Read More

Pompeo meets PM Modi, also holds parleys with NSA Ajit Doval

New Delhi, June 26 -- Days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's bilateral meeting with President Donald Trump, the US Secretary of State Micheal R Pompeo kicked off his crucial diplomatic engagemen... Read More

Hot morning in Delhi, min at 29.6 deg C

New Delhi, June 26 -- Delhiites on Wednesday woke up to a hot morning, with minimum temperature being recorded at 29.6 degrees Celsius, a notch above the normal. The relative humidity till 0830 hrs w... Read More

Road accident claims 3 lives in UP's Basti

Basti, June 26 -- Three members of a family were killed and two others sustained injuries in a road accident in the Kalvari area of this district in Uttar Pradesh, police sources said on Wednesday. ... Read More