Bountiful late winter snow and
rains have filled up rivers in Himachal Pradesh with
more water, raising the level of energy production of
the state's many hydel projects.
After a prolonged dry spell, the state has seen heavy... More
Colombian pop star Shakira Sunday left thousands of fans in this megapolis spellbound by her amazing intensity and boundless energy as she performed her maiden concert in India.
The three-hour concert all but left the fans hypnotised with the... More
The strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway was opened for one-way traffic Friday afternoon after remaining closed for 13 days due to landslides triggered by heavy rains in Jammu and Kashmir.
"The Jammu-Srinagar highway was thrown open today and nearly... More
Rekha Mahajan, a prime witness in the murder of her husband and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pramod Mahajan, Friday told a court here that she had seen his estranged brother Praveen firing a bullet at him.
Describing the sequence of events... More
Globalisation has helped India scale new heights of economic development, but its benefits have not reached the poor farmers, Commerce and Industry Minister Kamal Nath said Friday.
"Globalisation has played a great role when it comes to... More
A teacher has been arrested in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district on charges of beating to death a 12-year-old student for not doing his homework.
The incident took place Wednesday at the Samad Fakeer Dhani government school in Faladi village, over... More
Increasing instances of female foeticide continue to rock Rajasthan despite the state government's claim that is has taken stern action to stop the criminal practice.
According to reports, three female foetuses were found Tuesday -- one in Alwar... More
In a shocking admission, the Gujarat government told the Supreme Court Friday that a man, facing charges of plotting to kill Chief Minister Narendra Modi, was killed by the state police in a staged gunfight.
The state government told a bench... More
Freedom fighter Bhagat Singh's native village here Friday got an Adarsh (ideal) school on his martyrdom day. The Punjab government promised to open similar schools in every block of the state for poor and rural students.
Chief Minister Parkash... More
About 70 people, including 30 policemen, were injured after a large contingent of Manipuri student activists clashed with the police here Friday, demanding the release of 400 Manipuri villagers, who were allegedly abducted by Myanmar's army.