South Asia's first 'Ro-Ro' ferry service...

South Asia's first 'Ro-Ro' ferry service begins in...

History was made on Thursday when Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the first phase of the Rs 615 crore 'roll-on-roll-off' (ro-ro) ferry service between Ghogha in Saurashtra and Dahej in south Gujarat. He himself undertook the journey, the first ever not only for the country but the entire South...

23 Oct 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches hi...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches historic 'Ro...

History was made on Thursday when Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the first phase of the Rs 615 crore 'roll-on-roll-off' (ro-ro) ferry service between Ghogha in Saurashtra and Dahej in south Gujarat. He himself undertook the journey first ever not only for the country but the entire South-Asia...

22 Oct 2017

Micro earthquakes recorded in Hyderabad

Micro earthquakes recorded in Hyderabad

Earthquake scare has hit Hyderabad, with the residents of Borabanda and Rahamat Nagar areas complaining that they were woken up from sleep in the early hours of Saturday following tremors. People from the surrounding areas too complained of experiencing mild tremors. Cracks were found in some houses...

22 Oct 2017
Mamnoor Airport Near Warangal To Be Revi...

Mamnoor Airport Near Warangal To Be Revived By TS ...

Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday assured that the Mamunoor airport near Warangal town will be revived soon for the convenience of industrialists visiting the Kakatiya Mega Textile Park to participate in its development from various parts of the country. Speaking after laying foundation ...

22 Oct 2017

CBI seeks permission to reopen Bofors ca...

CBI seeks permission to reopen Bofors case

The CBI has approached the government to reconsider its earlier decision and allow the agency to file a Special Leave Petition (SLP) in the Supreme Court in the Bofors case. According to news agency PTI, the CBI has written a letter to the Department of Personnel and Training conveying that it wants...

21 Oct 2017

70 people killed in two suicide attacks ...

70 people killed in two suicide attacks in Afghani...

Over 70 people have been killed in two suicide attacks on mosques in Kabul and in the western province of Ghor in Afghanistan. The attacks happened during Friday prayers. A gunman walked into a Shiite mosque in Kabul where he detonated his explosives vest, killing 39 worshippers and wounding 45. The...

21 Oct 2017
MSRTC employees call off strike

MSRTC employees call off strike

The strike by employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation, MSRTC, has been called off. The decision to call off the strike was taken in a late night Core committee meeting. Earlier in the day, the Bombay High Court had also ordered to call it off, terming the ongoing strike of the ...

21 Oct 2017

8 killed as portion of TN transport corp...

8 killed as portion of TN transport corporation’s ...

A portion of an over six-decade-old building of the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation’s (TNSTC) Porayar branch in the district collapsed on Friday morning killing eight staff members, police said. Three others sustained injuries, they added.The staff members of the TNSTC were sleeping in ...

20 Oct 2017

India appreciates, shares Tillerson’s op...

India appreciates, shares Tillerson’s optimism for...

India said on Friday that it appreciates US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s positive evaluation of the Indo-US ties, asserting that New Delhi shares his optimism and looks forward to welcoming him here next week for discussions to strengthen the partnership. Secretary Tillerson has made a s...

20 Oct 2017
BJP is India’s richest party, Congress r...

BJP is India’s richest party, Congress ranks secon...

The value of declared assets of BJP has increased to Rs 893.88 crore in 2015-16 from Rs 122.93 crore in 2004-05 while that of Congress, it has risen to Rs 758.79 crore from Rs 167.35 crore, according to the NGOs Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Election Watch. The value of assets of Trin...

18 Oct 2017

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman comm...

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissions IN...

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissions indigenously built anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette INS Kiltan at Visakhapatnam. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissioned the third of four indigenously built Anti-Submarine Warfare under Project 28 Kamorta class. Kiltan is the latest in...

16 Oct 2017