Renovation of irrigation projects: Sahu

New Delhi: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Berhampur Chandra Sekhar Sahu Tuesday asked the Union government to start a pilot venture for redesign of a few water system extends in …

Dengue ward at SCB

Cuttack: Three people were tried constructive for dengue even as an extraordinary ward for the vector-borne ailment was set up at SCB Medical College and Hospital (SCBMCH) here Tuesday. As per …

Protests outside Assembly: Woman scribe

Bhubaneswar: A lady recorder was seen outside the Odisha Assembly Tuesday requesting activity against a businessperson from the city who had purportedly assaulted her on the guise of giving her work. …

50% woman quota in panchayat polls: Pinaki

New Delhi: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP from Puri Pinaki Misra Tuesday asked the administration to acquire a Bill the House for conceding 50 percent reservation to ladies in panchayat decisions. Talking …

Sangeet Natak Akademi fellowship: Sonal

New Delhi: Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and famous old style artists Sonal Mansingh, Jatin Goswami (Sattriya) and K Kalyanasundaram Pillai (Bharatanatyam) were given the Sangeet Natak Akademi’s esteemed cooperations Tuesday. The …

1.5 kg cannabis seized, one arrested

Kolkata, Jul 16  A man was on Tuesday arrested with 1.5 kg cannabis near a reputed school in Park Street area of the city, a senior police officer said. Acting on …

2 notorious criminals killed in encounter with police in New Mandi,Muzaffarnagar

Muzaffarnagar, Jul 16  Two notorious criminals were killed in an encounter with police in New Mandi area here on Tuesday, an official said. They were involved in several cases of loot …

Two detained for engaging in ‘anti-govt’ activities

Coimbatore, Jul 15  Two people were detained here Monday for allegedly engaging in activities against the government and also to create rift between two groups, police said. Cases under sections 505 …

Two arrested for killing vegetable vendor in Delhi

New Delhi, Jul 15 Two men were arrested for allegedly stabbing a 17-year-old vegetable vendor to death after a failed attempt to rob his money in Rohini’s Meer Vihar area, police …

Man kills pregnant daughter over love marriage

Mumbai, Jul 15 A day after a 20-year-old woman was found stabbed to death on a footpath in suburban Ghatkopar, police Monday arrested her father for the crime, an official said. …

Temple priest beaten up in Rajasthan’s Sriganganagar

Jaipur, Jul 15 A 60-year-old priest of a temple was allegedly beaten up by five to six men in Rajasthan’s Sriganganagar district, police said Monday. The incident was filmed and its …

Over Rs 18 lakh stolen from ATM in Alwar,Rajasthan.

Jaipur, Jul 15  Two unidentified burglars allegedly stole around Rs 18.40 lakh in cash from an ATM in Rajasthan’s Alwar district, police said Monday. The incident allegedly took place on the …

Violence erupts in Bengal’s Bhatpara-Kankinara area

Kolkata, Jul 15 Troubled Bhatpara-Kankinara region in West Bengal’s North 24 Parganas district witnessed fresh violence on Monday when some bombs were exploded in the area, police said. There were reports …

Man stabbed to death by pizza delivery boy

New Delhi, Jul 15 A man was stabbed to death allegedly by a pizza delivery boy over a petty issue in West Delhi’s Tilak Nagar, police said Monday. The deceased was …

Three criminals arrested after exchange of fire

Ghaziabad, Jul 15 Three notorious criminals were held in two separate instances after the exchange of fire Sunday night, police said. All three suffered bullet injuries in the leg. Two constables …