- Apr 25, 2015 14:16 IST
A massive 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck east of Pokhara in Nepal on Saturday, causing widespread damage to buildings in the capital Kathmandu and injuring dozens across the country. People from Delhi-NCR, Ranchi, Kolkata, Guwahati, Patna, Jaipur and Bhopal, among other places, felt the tremor.
- Apr 25, 2015 15:12 IST
Twenty people were feared killed and hundreds injured in various parts of India a 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck west of Kathmandu in Nepal. People in cities across the country - from Delhi-NCR, Ranchi, Kolkata, Guwahati, Patna, Jaipur and Bhopal, among other places - reported feeling strong tremors.
- Apr 25, 2015 13:33 IST
A local court in Budgam on Saturday rejected the bail application of hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Masarat Alam Bhat.
- Apr 25, 2015 12:14 IST
An earthquake measuring 7.5 magnitude struck 80 km (50 miles) east of Pokhara in Nepal on Saturday, about half way between the town and the capital Kathmandu, the US Geological Survey said, and witnesses said some buildings in Kathmandu had collapsed.
- Apr 25, 2015 11:05 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a ride in the national capital’s Metro for the first time on Saturday while going to Dwarka to inaugurate the new National Intelligence Academy.
- Apr 25, 2015 08:59 IST
The United States expressed concern on Friday over India's crackdown on Ford Foundation and Greenpeace, and said it is seeking "clarification" on the action.
- Apr 25, 2015 08:28 IST
A man was shot dead, another sustained bullet injuries and a former minister alleged abuse as violence early on Saturday cast a pall on elections to 91 civic bodies across West Bengal.
- Apr 25, 2015 07:26 IST
German ambassador to India Michael Steiner paid tribute to the soft power of Bollywood by making his acting debut in a video on Shah Rukh Khan-Saif Ali Khan-starrer 2003 romantic drama 'Kal Ho Naa Ho'.
- Apr 24, 2015 22:36 IST
According to data released by the civil aviation ministry, nearly 3 of 10 domestic fliers, who travelled in March, said they were unhappy with the airlines’ crew’s poor customer service.
- Apr 25, 2015 00:20 IST
In Tamil Nadu’s Kalathur village on the banks of river Palar, women lead the fight against the insatiable sand mafia that has ravaged this region over the years.
- Apr 24, 2015 22:05 IST
Ghazal legend and one of Pakistan’s most respected cultural ambassadors, Ghulam Ali, came to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the latter’s office on Saturday.
- Apr 24, 2015 22:02 IST
To mark World Malaria Day on Saturday, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has released updated guidelines for the treatment of the disease, especially for malaria-endemic regions such as South East Asia.
- Apr 24, 2015 21:40 IST
Turning down marriage proposals proved fatal for a minor girl in Jharkhand’s Sahibganj district while another woman was allegedly attacked by her angry boyfriend in Ranchi for refusing to marry him, police said on Friday.
- Apr 24, 2015 21:34 IST
Andhra Pradesh government has constituted an eight-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe case pertaining to the killing of 20 people in Seshachalam forest area of Chittoor district.
- Apr 24, 2015 20:38 IST
The family of Gajendra Singh Kalyanwat on Friday sought a CBI probe into his death at an AAP rally and presented several demands to the party, including a memorial to him in New Delhi. AAP leader Sanjay Singh and Rajasthan health minister visited the village of the farmer.