National News

Last updated: Monday, January 26, 2015 9:44:03 AM

Search on for a turtle species in Himachal Pradesh (With Image)
Shimla, Dec 30 (IANS) A search is on at a Himachal Pradesh sanctuary for a species of turtle not earlier known to be found in the state after scientists here made a chance discovery of its carcass.

Tuesday, December 30, 2008 9:24:11 AM

Rs.170 million stolen from Arunachal Pradesh treasury
Itanagar, Dec 30 (IANS) A high security alert has been sounded in Arunachal Pradesh following the theft of a whopping Rs.170 million from a government treasury, officials here said Tuesday.

Tuesday, December 30, 2008 9:20:46 AM

Counting on for eight Karnataka by-polls
Bangalore, Dec 30 (IANS) Counting of votes began Tuesday morning for the by-elections to eight Karnataka assembly seats that are seen as a matter of prestige for the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Tuesday, December 30, 2008 8:51:53 AM

Counting for Karnataka by-elections begins
Bangalore, Dec 30 (IANS) Counting of votes polled in the Dec 27 by-elections to eight Karnataka assembly seats began Tuesday with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prestige at stake.

Tuesday, December 30, 2008 8:22:22 AM

India condemns Israeli attacks in Gaza
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) India Monday condemned the Israeli attacks in Palestine saying it was 'disappointing' to note that the use of 'disproportionate force' has resulted in a large number of civilian casualties in Gaza.

Monday, December 29, 2008 11:19:50 PM

Two Punjab schoolboys arrested for printing fake currency
Jalandhar, Dec 29 (IANS) Two teenaged schoolboys who wanted to become rich hit upon the idea of printing fake currency notes. However, they were caught when trying to palm off fake Rs.500 notes and handed over to police.

Monday, December 29, 2008 11:16:13 PM

Two bikers killed in head-on collision
Greater Noida, Dec 29 (IANS) Two bikers were killed here after their motorcycles were involved in a head on collision, the police said Monday.

Monday, December 29, 2008 11:10:06 PM

Engineer's lynching: Shekhar Tiwari's gunmen arrested
Lucknow, Dec 29 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh Police Monday arrested two gunmen deployed for the personal security of 'criminal-turned-legislator' Shekhar Tiwari of the ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) who is currently behind bars for allegedly lynching government engineer Manoj Kumar Gupta last week.

Monday, December 29, 2008 10:33:01 PM

Suspense clouds government formation in Jammu and Kashmir (Roundup)
Srinagar/New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) Uncertainty prevailed over the formation of a new government in Jammu and Kashmir Monday even as the National Conference, which has emerged as the single largest party, indicated that a coalition arrangement with the Congress was likely.

Monday, December 29, 2008 10:03:15 PM

Three Maoist 'commanders' arrested in Jharkhand
Ranchi, Dec 29 (IANS) Three Maoist 'commanders' were arrested in Jharkhand Monday, the police said.

Monday, December 29, 2008 9:50:27 PM

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.