Date wise Archive


A German national has alleged that he was beaten up by a railway supervisor at the Robertsganj railway station in Sonbhadra district, police said today.


As the Kerala government is all set to launch a state-wide survey and health study of manual scavengers next week, the unorganised nature of the group and reluctance of people to reveal their job is posing a challenge for authorities.


Hitting out at "anti-development" crusaders, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today said that the CPI(M)-led LDF government in Kerala would not buckle under any pressure and abandon projects.


Undeterred by the exit of its 13 MLAs and other key leaders in Telangana, the Telugu Desam Party's (TDP) state unit is hopeful of emerging stronger in the next elections.

Report by: 
P. Sreekumaran

The Congress High Command will have the final say on choosing the president of the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC).

Report by: 
Mridula Chattopadhyay

One of the biggest cultural attractions of Kolkata the 23rd Kolkata International Film Festival will be commenced on 10th of November this year.


Vigilance Department of South Eastern Railway observed ‘Vigilance Awareness Week”.


The 148th Birthday of Deshbandhu Chittaranjan Das was celebrated in the Administrative foyer of Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) on 5th Nov, 2017.


Vijaya Chaudhuri, B.D.M International, was felicitated by Kesari Nath Tripathi, the Governor of West Bengal, for her endeavor to provide quality education services in the City.


A team of experts from the National Rice Research Institute (NRRI), Cuttack, is scheduled to review and assess the damage caused to crops because of pest attack in Ganjam district.


Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal today rolled out a carbon free tourism project in the world's largest river island Majuli.


At least seven mobile phones and about Rs 10,000 in cash was seized during a raid conducted at the Motihari Central Jail in Bihar's East Champaran district today, a jail official said.


Heroin worth about Rs 1.5 crore in the international market was seized from one person in East Champaran district of Bihar, a Sahastra Seema Bal (SSB) official said today.


A herd of wild elephants has damaged the boundary walls of a police station and a primary school and ransacked the kitchen of a CRPF camp in Odisha's Sundargarh district, police said today.


The body of a vehicle driver, abducted on September 20, was recovered from Suiakobra in Khumlwng area of West district, police said today.


A female rhino and her calf were shot dead and their horns removed by poachers at Kaziranga National Park (KNP) in upper Assam last night, a forest department official said. This comes three days after another adult female rhino was killed in the park.

Arun Srivastava

Despite threats of stringent actions, Nitish Kumar has failed to domesticate the rebel JD(U) leaders, who are  going ahead with their plan to hold their national conference on March 11 in Delhi.
The rebels led by Sharad Yadav and Ali Anwar, both MPs, have already announced the constitution of their Bihar state committee, which will be headed by senior dalit leader Ramai Ram. He was a minister in Nitish government.   

S Sudhakar Reddy

The centenary of Great October Socialist Revolution is being celebrated not only in Russia and the erstwhile countries of the disintegrated Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) but by the toiling masses throughout the world.

President Ramnath Kovind has completed 100 days in the highest office of the land. Though this is a short period, it brings out many facets of his personality. Firstly, he has given the impression that he is an independent minded person and may not turn out to be rubber-stamp President. He may have been a BJP man all his life but now, in the highest office, he is not following the party line and acting independently.