Date wise Archive

Lucknow

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today issued notices to the Uttar Pradesh government over the death of a Dalit man allegedly in police custody in Amroha district, noting that it amounted to "gross violation of human rights" of the victim.

NEW DELHI

The Congress on its 134th foundation day today said it will continue to fight the propagators of hate with peace, unity and love.

Leaking amount of 1,248 cr returned to 3.57 lakh farmers
Report by: 
Agencies

Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel has said that the state government has fulfilled the promise of debt waiver of farmers within 10 days of its operation. Baghel announced that a fund of Rs 1,24 crores have been transferred online to the account of 3,57,000 farmers of 1276 cooperative societies of the state.

Raipur

Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel received courtesy call by Gaurishankar Agarwal, the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly here on Thursday. They congratulated each other on embarking the new journey.

NEW DELHI

Union minister Jitendra Singh today said the current situation in Jammu and Kashmir is an outcome of a series of "blunders" by successive Congress governments in the state starting with the "Nehruvian blunder".

Hyderabad

A top CPI leader today said he has received an invitation from the TMC to attend its rally of opposition parties in Kolkata, but has turned it down.

Jammu

The Jammu and Kashmir Police is set to get non-lethal pepper-ball launching systems and anti-riot gas masks to deal with law and order situations in the state, officials said today.

Mumbai

The Koregaon-Bhima caste violence in Pune district, arrest of Left-wing activists for alleged Maoist links and of members of Hindutva outfits after seizure of explosives made news in Maharashtra in 2018.

Mumbai

PresidentRam Nath Kovind today said false impressions were being created and spread about Yoga that it pertains to only a few people or a specific community.

Etawah

Two sisters were shot dead allegedly over property dispute in Pachawali village here, police said today.

Pratapgarh

The chief warden of the district jail was shot dead by two motorcycle-borne assailants at the Jail Road Crossing here, police said today.

NEW DELHI

A Bill which seeks to remove the Congress president as a permanent member in a trust that runs the Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial to make the body "apolitical" was introduced in the Lok Sabha today.

Kolkata

Vedanta Resources has always strived for the sustainable development of the underprivileged with an aim to empower and educate those sections of the society. In line with the philosophy, the natural resources company had setup Vedanta Foundation in 1992.

Kolkata

ER/RPF puts relentless effort for the security of passengers throughout the year. Despite round-the-clock devotion to duty, their activity of human aspect by which passengers immensely benefitted are worthy to be mentioned.

Kolkata

‘Wilderness Through Lens’, a two day wildlife photographic exhibition by Ketan Sengupta, CEO, Bengal Peerless Housing Development Company Ltd was held at Gallery Gold.

Kolkata

Social Entrepreneur and Philanthropist, Ms Chaitali Das shared her aspirations and plans for the New Year today at an event - ‘A Journey Ahead’, organized by AFT in her honour for winning the coveted title.

Kolkata

For convenience of the pilgrims of Gangasagar Mela, the State Government Authority (District Magistrate, South 24-Parganas) has requested for temporary withdrawal of stoppage of all EMU local trains at Kashinagar Flag Station in Lakshmikantapur-Namkhana section of Sea

Kolkata

For Freight Corridor work, traffic block will be required over Khana-Rampurhat-Malda section from 01.45 hrs. to 10.30 hrs. on 30.12.2018 (Sunday).
Consequently, the following trains will remain cancelled:-

Kolkata

South Eastern Railway has provided CCTV based Surveillance system at its important stations to enhance safety and security of the passengers.

Kolkata

Every year lakhs of devotees from all over the country assembled at Dakshineswar temple near Dakshineswar Railway station on 1st January, 2019 on the occasion of Kalpataru Utsab.

Kolkata

Caring Minds and Jadavpur University signed an MOU to recognize the one-year Diploma in Psychological Counseling and the six-month Certificate Course in Psychotherapy offered by Caring Minds. The session for these courses will begin in April 2019.

Bhubaneswar

Political parties in Odisha geared up for next year's assembly and Lok Sabha elections as the BJD government rolled out a slew of welfare schemes in 2018 in a bid to beat anti-incumbency amid opposition cries that the sops were aimed to grab votes.

Report by: 
ZEENATH BIBI

The capital city of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is ready to accord a grand welcome to Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, who is expected to arrive here on Saturday. The city has been bracing for PM Modi's visit as the entire administration is on top gear to make the first visit of the Prime Minister a grand success.

Port Blair

Gram Panchayat, Chouldari will organize Azad Hind Mela from Dec 30 to Jan 6, 2019 as to celebrate the first flag hoisting day of free India by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.

Of the 543 elected Lok Sabha Parliamentarians, grants released to the MP of A & N islands for various developmental works is the highest ever recorded in history: MP *Tender for preparation of DPR for bridge connecting Chatham and Bambooflat has already b
Report by: 
ZEENATH BIBI

Ahead of the premier’s visit, the BJP leaders of A & N State Party Unit maintained that these islands is witnessing multiple facets of growth and knocking at the doors of unprecedented progress under the Narendra Modi government.

Report by: 
ASHIM

If there is a will there is always a way! A Junior Engineer of Electricity Site Office, Bakultala, who didn’t wish to be named has proved this proverb correct by showing his astuteness to serve the people. According to this Correspondent, the only source of power supply to the Bangoan villagers is through a Diesel Engine.

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL

In this day and age when news of barbarity and inhumanity tend to overwhelm us, one understands the acute importance and relevance of kindness and empathy. Going out of one’s way to help another has become astonishingly rare. But thankfully, some stray instances remind us that all is not is not lost.

Report by: 
ASHIM

The falling healthcare system in the state has apparently accounted for yet another life. This time a man died after ambulance failed to turn up on the spot on time. According to eyewitness, one Mr. C.H Loknath, 55 yrs, R/o Bakultala traveling in a bus from Mayabunder fell unconscious on the bus near the bus stand at Bakultala.

Port Blair

Along with rest of India, the Pradesh Congress Committee, Andaman & Nicobar Islands   has also observed the 134th Foundation Day of Indian National Congress (INC) Party on Friday in the premises of  Gandhi Bhavan here.

Port Blair

The UT Administration conceived the Solar based induction cooking to be an alternative to fossil fuels for remotely located villages / hamlets.

Pages