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ADB approves Rs 1,650 cr infra projects in Tripura

ADB approves Rs 1,650 cr infra projects in Tripura

🕔10:49, 17.Jun 2019

Agartala, June 17  The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved projects for infrastructure development worth Rs 1,650 crore ($235 million) in seven of the eight district headquarter towns in Tripura, an official release said here on Sunday. The release said

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Patnaik seeks Rs 5,228 cr to deal with cyclone Fani damage

Patnaik seeks Rs 5,228 cr to deal with cyclone Fani damage

🕔10:45, 17.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 17  Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday proposed that natural calamities should be a criteria for according Special Category Status to states, while asking for Rs 5,228 crore aid in wake of the huge devastation caused

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PM’s top priority: Solve UP water crisis before 2022 polls (IANS Special)

PM’s top priority: Solve UP water crisis before 2022 polls (IANS Special)

🕔10:34, 17.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 17  By 2021, a year before Uttar Pradesh goes to the polls, India’s largest state would have enough water to quench the thirst of its over 20 crore people. After writing personal letters to UP’s village pradhans

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Yogi warns Noida builders: Fulfil promises or face music

Yogi warns Noida builders: Fulfil promises or face music

🕔07:15, 15.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 15  In the backdrop of fraud and cheating cases involving builders, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday held a meeting with them along with all the three authorities’ officials on his review visit to Gautam

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NFR runs Four Special Trains

NFR runs Four Special Trains

🕔22:17, 14.Jun 2019

Maligaon, 14th June, 2019: It has been decided to run four Special Trains in one ways to clear extra rush of passengers during this summer season. The first Special Train No. 05483 will run from Alipurduar Jn. to Bhopal Jn.

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Bihar launches pension scheme for poor

Bihar launches pension scheme for poor

🕔13:07, 14.Jun 2019

Patna, June 14  Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday launched the Mukhyamantri Vriddha Pension Yojna for poor people above 60 years of age in the state. Poor people above 60 years of age will get Rs 400 per month

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Cyclone Vayu: Flights to resume across 5 airports in Gujarat

Cyclone Vayu: Flights to resume across 5 airports in Gujarat

🕔10:09, 14.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 14  In the wake of Cyclone Vayu, flight services to some 5 airports in Gujarat will become operational from Thursday. “After assessing the situation and the prevalent weather patterns as per the locally available meteorological reports… AAI’s

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Mizoram CM presents tax-free Rs 10,692.30 crore budget for FY19-20

Mizoram CM presents tax-free Rs 10,692.30 crore budget for FY19-20

🕔10:08, 14.Jun 2019

Aizawl, June 14  Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Thursday tabled the Rs 10,692.30 crore tax-free budget for 2019-20 in the state Assembly and emphasised on the implementation of the Socio-Economic Development Policy (SEDP). Zoramthanga, who also holds the finance portfolio,

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Maharashtra Governor calls bringing a policy for promotion of Cultivation and Consumption of Nutricereals

Maharashtra Governor calls bringing a policy for promotion of Cultivation and Consumption of Nutricereals

🕔20:27, 13.Jun 2019

Mumbai, June 13 The Governor of Maharashtra Vidyasagar Rao has asked ministers for agriculture, women and child welfare, food and civil supplies and tribal affairs to work closely to introduce a policy of procurement and distribution of Nutricereals through public

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17 killed in storms, rain in UP

17 killed in storms, rain in UP

🕔12:58, 13.Jun 2019

Lucknow, June 13  Seventeen persons have died in separate incidents of dust storms, lightning and rain in various parts of Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours. According to reports, four persons died in Siddharthanagar, three in Deoria, three in

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NIA raids 7 premises in Coimbatore

NIA raids 7 premises in Coimbatore

🕔11:29, 12.Jun 2019

Chennai/New Delhi, June 12  The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday carried out search operations in seven places in Coimbatore, including the residence of a social media friend of the Sri Lanka easter blast mastermind, officials said. The searches were

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Cyclone ‘Vayu’: Centre issues advisories to Gujarat, Diu

Cyclone ‘Vayu’: Centre issues advisories to Gujarat, Diu

🕔07:30, 12.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 12  The Union Home Ministry on Tuesday issued detailed advisories to Gujarat and the Union Territory of Diu, requesting them to take all precautionary measures to ensure that no human life is lost in view of the

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Thunderstorm hits flights, trains, road traffic in Mumbai

Thunderstorm hits flights, trains, road traffic in Mumbai

🕔07:13, 11.Jun 2019

Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) A severe thunderstorm, accompanied by lightning and heavy rains, disrupted air, road and rail traffic in Mumbai late on Monday night, officials said. All flight operations were suspended at around 10 p.m. due to low visibility at

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Arunachal, Andhra, Telangana, Jharkhand Governors meet Shah

Arunachal, Andhra, Telangana, Jharkhand Governors meet Shah

🕔15:48, 10.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 10  B.D. Mishra, E.S.L. Narasimhan and Droupadi Murmu, the Governors of Arunachal Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, and Jharkhand respectively on Monday met Union Home Minister Amit Shah at his office in the North block here. Earlier

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Taj city’s green push: Over 1 cr saplings to be planted this monsoon

Taj city’s green push: Over 1 cr saplings to be planted this monsoon

🕔14:37, 9.Jun 2019

Agra, June 9 (IANS) Come July-August the Uttar Pradesh Forest Department has announced planting of a record 1.02 crore saplings here to tackle a spike in the air pollution figures in the eco-sensitive Taj Trapezium Zone. Despite the state machineries continued

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Himachal CM invites Modi for global investors’ summit

Himachal CM invites Modi for global investors’ summit

🕔07:28, 8.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 8  Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Friday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here and invited him for inaugurating the global investors’ summit to held in the state in September. The Chief Minister also

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Mumbai Metro celebrates 5th anniversary of ‘zero accident’ service

Mumbai Metro celebrates 5th anniversary of ‘zero accident’ service

🕔07:26, 8.Jun 2019

Mumbai, June 8  The Reliance Infratructure-promoted Mumbai Metro One celebrates completion of a milestone five years of accident-free service to Mumbaikars, an official said here on Friday. Since its inauguration on June 8, 2014, the Mumbai Metro has clocked 99.9

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Yogi to unveil statue of Lord Ram in Ayodhya

Yogi to unveil statue of Lord Ram in Ayodhya

🕔11:26, 7.Jun 2019

Ayodhya, June 7  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will visit Ayodhya on Friday to unveil a seven-foot tall statue of Lord Ram at the Shodh Sansthan museum. The statue, made of a single block of rosewood and purchased for

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Power ministry signs MoU with Ahmedabad civic body on electric vehicles

Power ministry signs MoU with Ahmedabad civic body on electric vehicles

🕔10:00, 6.Jun 2019

Ahmedabad, June 6  Union Power Ministrys joint venture Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) on the World Environment Day on Wednesday signed up a partnership with Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) to establish enabling infrastructure for launch of electric vehicles (EV) in

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Rs 55 crore Haj House inaugurated in Jharkhand

Rs 55 crore Haj House inaugurated in Jharkhand

🕔15:19, 4.Jun 2019

Ranchi, June 4  Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Tuesday inaugurated the Rs 55 crore Haj House in Ranchi, on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr. After the inauguration, the Chief Minister told the media here: “Secularism is in our blood. There

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