Date wise Archive


Senior Gujarat police officers N K Amin and Tarun Barot, accused in alleged fake encounter cases, today tendered their resignations after giving an undertaking before the Supreme Court that they will demit their post Amin, who retired in August last year as superinten


The Delhi Police today informed their counterparts in Uttar Pradesh about a call threatening to kill Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The city police went into a tizzy after a policeman got the call on his personal mobile number at 3 pm.


The flood situation in Bihar worsened today as the death toll mounted to 98 due to the deluge which has affected nearly 93 lakh people in 15 districts, forced postponment of examination and cancellation of trains.


The Supreme Court today directed the Bihar government to pay Rs 10 lakh compensation to a destitute woman who was allegedly raped and not allowed to abort her 26-week pregnancy after a medical board's opinion.


Four IAS officers working with the Union government have been sent back to Bihar, their cadre state.


At least 22 students were injured when the suspension bridge they were crossing collapsed in Lower Dibang Valley district.


The West Bengal Assembly on Wednesday passed the Howrah Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill 2017.


Manipur civil rights activist Irom Sharmila married her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national, under the Special Marriage Act at the sub-registrar's office here this morning.


The Meghalaya High Court has issued a notice to the state government for a final hearing on the matter of the posts of parliamentary secretaries.


Metro Railway, Kolkata has started observing Swachhta Pakhwada from August 16, which will continue till the end of this month.


Haldia Refinery celebrated 71st Independence Day at Sector-11 Stadium.  C K Tiwari, executive director, Haldia Refinery unfurled the National Tricolour on August 15. The National Anthem was sung by a chorus group consisting of children of Kendriya Vidyalaya.


To clear the extra rush of passengers, Eastern Railway will run one special train between Howrah and Kanyakumari via Asansol-Adra route. 05906 Howrah-Kanyakumari Special will leave Howrah at 6.05 am on August 19 to reach Kanyakumari at 9.50 am on August 21.