PM Modi launches RuPay card in Bhutan

Thimphu (Bhutan), Aug. 17 -- : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched RuPay Card in Bhutan. Modi, who is on a two-day visit to Bhutan, launched the RuPay Card by making a purchase at... Read More

Fire breaks out at AIIMS, 34 fire tenders reach spot

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- : A major fire broke out on the second floor of the PC block of the All India Insititute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on Saturday. A total of 34 fire tenders reached the spo... Read More

Ravindra Jadeja, Poonam Yadav among 19 sportspersons nominated for Arjuna award

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- : Cricketers Ravindra Jadeja and Poonam Yadav among 19 sportspersons have been nominated for the Arjuna award. The names of the sportspersons were finalised by the Selection Comm... Read More

Moin Qureshi case: Special Delhi court reserves Satish Sana Babu's bail plea order

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- : A special Delhi court on Saturday reserved the order on a bail plea of businessman Satish Sana Babu in connection with a money laundering case related to controversial meat exp... Read More

No plans to stop pro-people scheme, clarifies Karnataka CM

Bengaluru (Karnataka), Aug. 17 -- : Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Saturday said that his government has no plans to stop any "pro-people schemes" including Anna Bhagya. "Our govt has n... Read More

Fire breaks out at Emergency Wing of AIIMS

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- : A fire broke out at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Emergency Wing here on Saturday. The blaze was spotted on the first and second floor of the building. Fir... Read More

MSMEs will play important role in job creation, says Union Minister Gadkari

Nagpur (Maharashtra), Aug. 17 -- : Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday said that Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) will play an important role in the job creation in the country. Speak... Read More

Advisor to J-K Governor chairs meeting with DCs of Jammu division

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir), Aug. 17 -- : Advisor to Governor K Skandan on Friday chaired a meeting with the Deputy Commissioners (DC) of Jammu division to review the functioning of their departments an... Read More

Deepa Malik to get Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

New Delhi, Aug. 17 -- : Rio Paralympics silver medallist Deepa Malik is all set to get the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award in Para Athletics. It is the country's highest sporting honour and Malik's nam... Read More

Mangaluru: Locals forced to abandon houses after dumping yard collapses

Mangaluru (Karnataka), Aug. 17 -- : After incessant rains, waste materials from Pachanady dumping yard here has spilled on to agricultural land near the residential areas forcing locals to abandon the... Read More