Cycle expedition to reach Tashigang today to motivate voters

Shimla, May 20 -- A month after villagers at the country's highest polling booth located at 15, 256 feet above sea level in Mandi parliamentary constituency threatened to boycott the Lok Sabha electio... Read More

Wildlife survey underway to asses blue sheep population

Shimla, May 20 -- In the wake of the growing population of snow leopards in the high-altitude region of the tribal Lahaul and Spiti district, the wildlife wing of the forest department has initiated a... Read More

centre to up security force deployment in west bengal

New Delhi, May 20 -- The Centre will increase number of paramilitary forces in West Bengal for the remaining three phases of Lok Sabha elections, officials aware of the matter said, maintaining that a... Read More

NC: Probe twin terror attacks in Kashmir

New Delhi, May 20 -- National Conference president Farooq Abdullah on Sunday urged the Centre to order a probe into the twin terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir a day earlier and also asked Pakistan t... Read More

Ghaziabad men held for raping their own sister

Ghaziabad, May 20 -- Ghaziabad police have arrested two men, aged 24 and 21, for allegedly raping their 14-year-old sister repeatedly over the past few months, officers said on Sunday. The incident ca... Read More

IMD says reading at Najafgarh is accurate, blames heat island effect

New Delhi, May 20 -- Increased concretisation and inadequate green cover have led the daytime temperatures to soar at Najafgarh in southwest Delhi, making it the hottest location compared to the rest ... Read More

all ghaziabad schools ordered shut due to heat

Ghaziabad, May 20 -- The Ghaziabad district administration on Sunday directed closure of all schools from pre-nursery to class 8 from May 20 to May 25 in the wake of the high temperature. Officials o... Read More

Yeida inspects Jaypee Sports City along Yamuna e-way after HC order

GREATER NOIDA, May 20 -- The Yamuna Expressway industrial development authority (Yeida) has conducted an inspection of the Jaypee Sports City project site for a status update of the current condition ... Read More

27-yr-old woman killed in fire at hotel in Noida

India, May 20 -- A 27-year-old woman died of asphyxiation after a massive fire broke out on Saturday evening on the fourth floor of a newly inaugurated hotel in Hazipur in Sector 104, Noida, police sa... Read More

Two brothers held for gang-raping their sister in Gzb

Ghaziabad, May 20 -- The Ghaziabad police on Sunday arrested two brothers aged 24 and 21 years on charges of repeatedly gang-raping their teenaged sister over the past several months, officers aware o... Read More