National News

Last updated: Monday, August 03, 2015 1:32:11 PM

Shimla gets special buses for women
Shimla, Dec 7 (IANS) 'Only for women' special buses have been started in this Himachal Pradesh capital for the convenience of the fairer sex, an official said Monday.

Monday, December 07, 2009 10:27:43 AM

Ayurveda drawing distant Lithuanians to India
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Like the neighbouring Russians, Lithuanians are flocking to India. Lured first by the sun kissed beaches of Goa and now by the goodness of ayurveda in Kerala, there has been a sudden jump in the inflow of tourists from this tiny Baltic state.

Monday, December 07, 2009 10:27:03 AM

Sensex moves 75 points up at opening bell
Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) A key Indian equities index rose 75 points into the green soon after the opening bell Monday.

Monday, December 07, 2009 10:21:08 AM

Goods train derails in Bihar
Patna, Dec 7 (IANS) At least 26 bogies of a goods train were derailed in Bihar's Sasaram district Monday, disrupting rail traffic on the busy Mughalsarai-Howrah route. No injuries were reported, police said.

Monday, December 07, 2009 10:14:05 AM

Life remains paralysed for second day in Telangana
Hyderabad, Dec 7 (IANS) Normal life remained paralysed in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh Monday for the second successive day as the 48-hour shutdown called by the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) demanding a separate state of Telangana evoked total response.

Monday, December 07, 2009 10:10:43 AM

From rat-eaters to flag bearers of Bihar's anti-polio drive
Saharsa (Bihar), Dec 7 (IANS) For years the Musahars have been looked down upon for being rat-eaters. Deprived, illiterate and often completely untouched by health initiatives, this very community is now helping Bihar fight its big battle against polio.

Monday, December 07, 2009 10:04:15 AM

Main accused in Kandhamal nun's rape held
Bhubaneswar, Dec 7 (IANS) The main accused in the gang rape of a nun in Orissa's Kandhamal district during last year's communal clashes has been arrested, police said Monday.

Monday, December 07, 2009 9:48:15 AM

Doctors take out pen cover from nine-year-old's lungs
Kolkata Dec 7 (IANS) Safiqul Mondal had given up hope that his nine-year-old son will ever be able to lead a normal life after the child accidentally swallowed a pen cover. But doctors of a private hospital here have brought smiles back on Safiqul's face by removing the 'foreign element' stuck in the child's lungs.

Monday, December 07, 2009 9:04:42 AM

Punjab Police on high alert Monday after shutdown call
Chandigarh, Dec 7 (IANS) Authorities in Punjab remained on high alert Monday following a state-wide shutdown called by radical Sikh organisations to protest against Saturday's violence in Ludhiana.

Monday, December 07, 2009 8:52:08 AM

Malnutrition killed 25 in 50 days in Madhya Pradesh district: Activists
Bhopal, Dec 7 (IANS) Malnutrition has reached epidemic proportions in most parts of Madhya Pradesh. While activists say it has claimed 25 lives in nearly 50 days in the tribal-dominated Sidhi district, the administration says the deaths were due to malaria.

Monday, December 07, 2009 8:41:34 AM

News National Articles Index


This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech


Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.