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US President Donald Trump has called American journalists "unpatriotic" as he accused them of putting lives at risk by their reporting.


Fourteen members of the same family were killed in a car crash in central Vietnam today enroute to a wedding party, including the groom who died instantly when their van hit a container truck, police said.


At least two persons were missing after a truck broke the railing of a bridge and fell into the swelling Mahanadi river in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur district on Sunday, police said.


The Bihar government said today that notwithstanding discharge of water from Nepal in various bordering rivers the flood situation was not "alarming" in the state.


Odisha government today said there is no possibility of a flood like situation in the state even as the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) today forecast rain and thunder shower in the state in next three days, officials said.


A 30-year-old labourer was today shot dead in Madhya Pradesh's Datia district allegedly by five people over a previous enmity, police said.


Three people were arrested for allegedly running a betting racket in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district, police said today.


Students of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here have demanded an "impartial probe" into the alleged suicide by a 20-year-old female student of the AIIMS, Jodhpur.


In a bid to foster growth in the information and technology sector, the Punjab Cabinet today approved allotment of a 40-acre site in Mohali IT City for setting up a world-class technology university.


Terming the incident of the sea throwing up tonnes of garbage along the Marine Drive here during a high tide as "serious", the Bombay High Court asked the Maharashtra government and the city civic body today for a solution to the problem.


Deaf and mute students of a school staged a protest here today and accused the Rajasthan government of ignoring their needs.


Ten persons were killed and seven others injured in rain related incidents in different parts of Uttar Pradesh during past 24 hours, a senior official said here today.


Former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti today strongly rejected the allegations of discrimination against Jammu and Ladakh regions during her rule, asserting that she never considered Jammu and Kashmir "different entities" and evenly distributed the funds among them.


The eight-year-old girl from Kathua, who was gang-raped and killed, was overdosed with a cocktail of sedatives through her captivity, "rendering her incapacitated" to resist sexual assault and murder, states the supplementary chargesheet filed by Jammu and Kashmir's C

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Violence break out near Pune

A 35-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train here over the Maratha quota demand, police said today.

Innovative fire fighting solution now a call away
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Amid sharp rise in fire mishaps in these islands particularly in the capital city of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands mainly attributed to booming infrastructure development in the tourism sector, a Mumbai-based Company is set to introduce an innovative fire fighting solution in these islands soon.

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Road mishap

Hut Bay

In another daring act, snake handlers of the Department of Environment and Forest rescued a huge Andaman Cobra from a vacant quarter near the APWD Workshop here. As per reports, nearby residents spotted the reptile and immediately informed the forest officials.

Port Blair

The Andaman and Nicobar Administration has signed a MoU with National Institute of Water Sports (NIWS)Goa recently for effective monitoring and regulation of Adventure water sports in Andaman & Nicobar Islands and firming up an annual calendar to enable NIWS, Goa

Port Blair

The District Level Task Force Committee (DLTFC) on Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP), pertaining to District Industries Centre and KVIB, Port Blair will be held under the chairmanship of the Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman in the conference h

Port Blair

The President of Pradesh Congress Committee, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma has taken up the issue of payment of Property tax  by the residents of the city.

Port Blair

The president of Pradesh Congress Committee, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma and all   leaders  of the  party have deeply mourned the sad demise of Smt Parul Roy, resident of New Pahargaon, mother of Mr Sanjib Kumar Roy, Editor, Andaman Sheekha.

Port Blair

The Committee of Andaman Nicobar Rajya Karmachari  Mahasangh has expressed gratitude to Mr Vishal Jolly, state president, BJP, A & N Islands, for taking up the issue with Ministry of Finance for sanction of Hard Area Allowances for the employees posted in differen

Port Blair

In connection with the celebration of 69th Van Mohatsav, the valedictory function of the month long programmes and activities organized by the Department of Environment and Forests, A&N Administration, will be held tomorrow (July 31) in the auditorium of Tagore Go

Port Blair

Port Blair Station of All India Radio will broadcast a LIVE phone–in programme in Bangla language on Aug 1, 2018. The topic of discussion is “Lifestyle diseases and Homeopathy”. This programme will be broadcast LIVE from 5.30 pm to 6 pm. Dr.

Port Blair

The announced sailing schedule of the vessel, MV Swaraj Dweep for Chennai on tomorrow has been revised. The vessel will now sail for Chennai via Nancowry & Campbell Bay on tomorrow at 10 am from from Haddo Wharf.

Port Blair

Due to high waves, sea conditions are likely to be rough to very rough along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts. Fishermen have been advised not to venture into the sea during next 48 hours.

Port Blair

The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray has condoled the sudden demise of  Smt Parul Roy, 62 yrs, W/o Mr Hari Pada Roy and mother of Mr Sanjib Roy, Editor, Andaman Sheeka. She passed away on Monday at GB Pant Hospital.

Port Blair

The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad, has forecast high waves in the range of 3.5 - 4.5 meters during 17:30 hours on 30-07-2018 to 23:30 hours of 01-08-2018 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel.

Port Blair

To promote and create awareness about organic activities among farmers, The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers welfare, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers welfare through its Regional Centre of Organic Farming  organizes farmers training programme and