Shimla, Aug 9 (IANS) A wild bear killed a shepherd while he was cutting grass in a Himachal Pradesh forest.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 1:06:09 PM
Bhubaneswar, Aug 9 (IANS) The Orissa government Thursday alerted officials across the state to stay prepared for another round of floods as another low pressure is likely to form over the Bay of Bengal Friday.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 12:57:04 PM
Darbhanga (Bihar), Aug 9 (IANS) Mahua Devi and Phooliya Devi, huddled on a crowded embankment here, are extremely worried because their children have not been vaccinated against polio due to the floods.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 12:25:52 PM
Bhubaneswar, Aug 9 (IANS) The Orissa government has increased compensation for the kin of those who die of lightning strikes to Rs.50,000 from the existing Rs.10,000, officials said Thursday.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 12:01:11 PM
Lucknow, Aug 9 (IANS) The flood toll in Uttar Pradesh has risen to 173 while preliminary estimates have put losses at Rs.22.23 million, officials said Thursday as they stepped up efforts to contain outbreak of diseases like dengue and encephalitis.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 12:00:40 PM
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Another day and another Blueline bus accident. A young man riding a motorcycle was crushed to death by a speeding Blueline bus in east Delhi's Seemapuri area Thursday morning.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 11:45:35 AM
Guwahati, Aug 9 (IANS) Assam is on the boil with separatists wreaking havoc by carrying out a string of explosions in crowded public places and once again targeting Hindi-speaking migrant workers, triggering fear and panic.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 10:39:19 AM
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) India is quietly expanding its defence and security links with Mongolia in a bid to monitor China's space and military activities in the region.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 10:17:04 AM
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Is six years too much or too little? More than a week after Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt was jailed after being convicted under the Arms Act in the 1993 Mumbai bombings case, the question continues to be intensely debated in legal circles.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 10:10:06 AM
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) India got its first woman prime minister, Indira Gandhi, 40 years ago and its first woman president, Pratibha Patil, this year. But theirs is not the story of the common Indian woman.
Thursday, August 09, 2007 8:16:35 AM
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