Thursday, Jul 2st 2015 | Time 13:34 Hrs(IST)
  • Furniture worth lakhs gutted in fire in MP
  • Cabinet approves Common Norms for skill development schemes implemented by govt
  • Heavy vehicles carrying pilgrims to ply from both sides on Kashmir highway
  • Governor to call on Pranab
  • Pranab to offer prayers at Yadagirigutta
  • Bangladesh arrests 12 suspected al Qaeda militants
  • Cotton worth Rs.6 crore destroyed in blaze
  • Cabinet approves institutional framework for National Skill Development Mission
  • Cabinet approves National Policy for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship 2015
  • Lok Adalat settles 53 cases of different nature in Kashmir
  • Security force launch massive search operation in south Kashmir
  • Fresh batch of 1,525 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath from Jammu
  • Punjab to upload RTI replies on Departmental websites
  • Indonesia to call off search for victims in deadly military plane crash
  • India in semis, outplays Malaysia 3-2 in QF
  • Efforts being made to introduce e-learning in J&K schools in a big way: Akhtar
  • Rates for poney, bus and other services to Amarnath pilgrims notified
  • Omar expresses shock over Sadvi's statement warning Haj pilgrims
  • Own goal win over England was no fluke, says Japan
  • More than 8,000 yatris leave for holy Amarnath Cave shrine
  • Village head shot dead in Pulwama
  • 4.0 magnitude quake hits Nepal
  • "Wow, pulled back wrong throttle" - captain of crashed TransAsia plane
  • Australia paceman Harris a doubt for first Ashes test
  • Working engine on crashed TransAsia plane was shut off - Taiwan aviation watchdog
  • Japan into final after England injury time own goal
  • ArcelorMittal Mexico unit to slash 2,800 jobs
  • IAEA says Iran uranium stockpile reduced, but questions remain
  • In America's South, black church fires fan racial fears
  • In emails, Hillary's outside advisers pushed hawkish Afghan line
  • US-Cuba embassy deal could boost bid to undercut trade embargo
  • Rihanna becomes recording industry's top digital singles artist
  • Fleeing a crisis, Greek migrants flock back to Australia
  • 'Hunger Games' exhibition takes fans into the film franchise
  • Images show Chinese airstrip on man-made Spratly island nearly finished
  • Republican senators demand liquidation plan for U.S. Ex-Im Bank
  • Ivanovic dumped out of Wimbledon by American qualifier
  • Mormon leaders reaffirm faith's exclusive commitment to heterosexual marriage
  • Colorado movie gunman researched psychosis, military tactics online
  • Egypt's North Sinai '100 pct under control' after clashes -spokesman
  • Houthi shells kill 18 in Yemen, dengue fever spreading
  • British death toll from Tunisia attack rises to 29
  • Magnitude 5.8 quake hits off Solomon Islands -USGS
  • More than 100 dead as militants, Egyptian army clash in North Sinai
  • Milliners smile as bare-headed Dutchwoman wilts
  • Investors hedging against Greece, but there's no panic
  • Serena makes short work of Babos
  • Eurogroup to Tsipras: Loan deal depends on referendum result
  • Pentagon: 'No anticipation' US might give up Guantanamo base
  • Chile's Rojas tells fans to rally around ahead of final
  • NSA also spied on several German ministers, media reports say
  • Wawrinka eases through with minimum fuss
  • Libyan PM hopes for agreement with rivals tomorrow
  • Libyan PM hopes for agreement with rivals tomorrow
  • Cilic survives scare to reach third round
  • Rosetta spacecraft finds massive sinkholes on comet's surface
  • Argentina odds-on favourites to lift Copa America
  • Britain, Russia at odds over UN Srebrenica genocide commemoration
  • Striking ferry workers to ease blockade of Calais port
  • No more credit talks with Greece till after vote -Dijsselbloem
  • Kerala to constitute SPV for waste water treatment plant
Top News
Cabinet approves National Policy for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship 2015

Cabinet approves National Policy for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship 2015

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today gave its approval for India’s first integrated National Policy for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship 2015.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the policy acknowledges the need for an effective roadmap for promotion of entrepreneurship as the key to a successful skills strategy.

see more..02 Jul 2015 | 1:12 PM
4.0 magnitude quake hits Nepal

4.0 magnitude quake hits Nepal

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) A slight intensity quake, measuring 4.
0 on the Richter scale, struck Nepal at 0726 hrs today.

see more..02 Jul 2015 | 10:57 AM
Fresh batch of 1,525 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath from Jammu

Fresh batch of 1,525 pilgrims leaves for Amarnath from Jammu

Jammu, Jul 2 (UNI) A fresh batch of 1,525 pilgrims today left for the Holy Cave Shrine of Shri Amarnath from Bhagwati Nagar based Yatri Niwas base camp here.
"A batch of 1,525 pilgrims comprising of 1,074 male, 236 female, seven children and 190 sadhus, including 16 female sadhus and two transgenders, left for the cave shrine in a fleet of 47 vehicles," a police spokesperson said.

see more..02 Jul 2015 | 12:47 PM
Develop cities along information superhighways: Modi

Develop cities along information superhighways: Modi

New Delhi, Jul 2 (UNI) "Earlier the cities came up along the national highways, now I want the cities to come up along the information superhighways where optical fibers are laid," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at the launch of Digital India week here.
Speaking at a spectacular launch ceremony here, Modi said Indians have proved their mettle in the field of IT and time has come to harness the talent in the form of Digital India mission.

see more..02 Jul 2015 | 11:09 AM
Mudslides kill 38 in Darjeeling, hills cut off, PM,CM condole deaths, announce ex-gratia

Mudslides kill 38 in Darjeeling, hills cut off, PM,CM condole deaths, announce ex-gratia

Siliguri, Jul 2 (UNI) In one of the worst tragedies in recent times, 38 people perished in mudslides triggered by torrential overnight rains in Darjeeling.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee told reporters in Bahrampur that 38 people, including children, had died in the landslips which had cut off the Hills and Sikkim from the rest of the country.

see more..02 Jul 2015 | 11:01 AM

Shanghai rebar futures hit record low on demand woes

02 Jul 2015 | 1:20 PM

* Rebar futures fall for the 6th day * Iron ore futures inch up, but slow demand weighs * Spot ore stretches losses SHANGHAI, Jul 2 (Reuters) Chinese rebar futures hit a record low on Thursday as a chronic supply glut and waning demand dampened spot prices in the world's top producer.

David's reign extends to 9th year but Egyptian rival closes

02 Jul 2015 | 12:47 PM

Undated, Jul 2 (Reuters) Malaysia's Nicol David celebrates her ninth year as world squash number one this week but her chances of making it a decade of dominance are under severe threat from Raneem El Welily.


02 Jul 2015 | 12:23 PM

The model equally emphasizes elimination of impacts on environment through adequate planning at product and process design, pre-production (start-up activities), production and maintenance activities, post production (disposal after use) and outcome of environment performance.

Digvijay Singh for CBI probe into Vyapam scam

01 Jul 2015 | 2:29 PM

New Delhi, Jul 1  (UNI) Congress leader and AICC General Secretary Digvijay Singh has sought a Supreme Court monitored Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the high-profile Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam, also known as Vyapam scam,

Floral tributes paid to Ansari

02 Jul 2015 | 1:27 PM

Puducherry, Jul 2 (UNI) Floral tributes were paid to freedom fighter Ansari Duraisamy on his 108th birth anniversary here today.