Karnataka: 11 dead after eating prasad in Chamarajnagar

INDIA, Dec. 15 -- As many as 11 people died and over 80 were hospitalised on Friday after consuming food or prasad at a temple in Karnataka's Chamarajnagar district, police said. The tragedy took pla... Read More

Chhattisgarh CM likely to be announced today

INDIA, Dec. 15 -- Congress is likely to announce the name of the Chhattisgarh Chief Minister on Saturday. Congress party president Rahul Gandhi met the contenders for chief ministership in the nation... Read More

PM Modi to inaugurate Raebareli-Fatehpur-Banda section of NH-232 on December 16

INDIA, Dec. 15 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation the Raebareli-Fatehpur-Banda section of NH-232 at an event in Raebareli on Sunday, the 16th of December. The 133 km project h... Read More

Inland Waterways Authority of India working to facilitate safe passenger movement for Kumbh-Mela

INDIA, Dec. 15 -- The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has been working hard towards facilitating safe passenger movements for Kumbh-Mela 2019. Kumbh-Mela is scheduled to be held at Sangam,... Read More

India, France agree to deepen strategic partnership, to fight terrorism jointly

INDIA, Dec. 15 -- Indian External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj and French Minister for Europe met in Delhi on December 15 and held delegation-level talks. In a joint press briefing, India and... Read More

NGT orders reopening of Vedanta Sterlite copper smelter plant, Tamil Nadu govt to move SC

INDIA, Dec. 15 -- The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on December 15 has ordered the reopening of Vedanta owned Sterlite copper smelter plant in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi, months after the state governme... Read More

Punjab seeks early approval of Delhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway project

INDIA, Dec. 15 -- Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday wrote to Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways Nitin Gadkari seeking early approval of the proposed Delhi-Amritsar-Kat... Read More

Jammu and Kashmir: Baramulla encounter concludes, two terrorists killed

INDIA, Dec. 13 -- The encounter that broke out between security forces and terrorists on Wednesday in Baramulla in Jammu and Kashmir has been concluded on Thursday morning. According to the reports, ... Read More

School syllabus proposed to be reduced to half: HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

INDIA, Dec. 13 -- The Union minister of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said, "the school syllabus is proposed to be reduced by half to provide enough time to students to dev... Read More

Deep Sea Submarine Rescue System inducted in to Indian Navy at Mumbai

INDIA, Dec. 13 -- Indian Navy's first flyaway Deep Sea Submarine Rescue System was formally inducted by Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee and Chief of the Naval Staff, at the Nav... Read More