U'khand: 13 dead, six missing in landslide, clodburst

Dehradun, Aug. 19 -- At least 13 people lost their lives, while six were reportedly missing in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand on Monday, after the excessive downpour, cloudburst and massive lan... Read More

Laxman finds fault with KTR over his remarks against Nadda

Hyderabad, Aug. 19 -- State BJP unit president Dr Laxman on Monday found fault with Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) Working President K T Rama Rao (popularly known as KTR) for his remarks against BJP ... Read More

Fire in offshore vessel: Death toll rises to three

Visakhapatnam, Aug. 19 -- The death toll in the fire accident in the offshore supply vessel Coastal Jaguar off the Vizag coast on Monday last, rose to three with two more persons succumbed to burn inj... Read More

Daily wage workers of sand ramps stages dharna

Eluru, Aug. 19 -- The daily wage workers of Sand ramps staged a dharna in front of the Mandal Tahsildar office in Tadepalligudem town on Monday demanding the Andhra Pradesh Government to open the Sand... Read More

Onion price heats up at Hili

Bangladesh, Aug. 19 -- Hili (Dinajpur), Aug 19 (UNB) - Wholesale traders have hiked the onion price by Tk 10-11 per kg here on the excuse of short supply following the closure of Hili port for eight d... Read More

Balaji/Vardhan just miss the bus in doubles final

Chandigarh, Aug. 19 -- Indian pair of N Sriram Balaji and Vishnu Vardhan fought a spirited battle before being pipped by Andre Begemann of Germany and Florin Mergea of Romania in the doubles final of ... Read More

Bopanna/Sharan lose in doubles first round

South Carolina, Aug. 19 -- American wild card duo of Nicholas Monroe and tennys Sandgren took just 54 minutes to eliminate the Indian pair of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan in straight sets 6-3, 6-3 i... Read More

Attacked eight times since being Ducsu VP, bemoans Nur

Dhaka, Aug. 19 -- Claiming that he was attacked eight times by activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) and the ruling party since June 30, Vice-president (VP) of Dhaka University Central Students... Read More

BNP against providing land to India for Agartala airport

Dhaka, Aug. 19 -- BNP on Monday said there is no reason for Bangladesh to provide its land to India in Brahmanbaria to expand Agartala airport. "There've been media reports about it (India's desire t... Read More

Use Quezon's legacy as compass, Israeli envoy tells leaders

Manila, Aug. 19 -- As a gesture of gratitude, Israel Ambassador to the Philippines Rafael Harpaz on Monday shared his deep appreciation of former President Manuel Quezon's order to open the country's ... Read More