Giving a push to road infrastructure, Tamil Nadu Government today announced projects worth Rs 2,325.48 crore with Chief Minister Jayalalithaa saying these would help in improving the state's economy.
Informed that their young son was among the 14 children who had died after a train hit their school bus, Darshan Goud's parents were handed his body in Telangana.
The condition of 11 students injured in the bus-train collision at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana's Medak district continues to remain serious today even as the district authorities and police have begun an inquiry into the mishap.
Big, Grey and Smiling. Sunder, the former temple elephant is an unlikely celebrity with friends ranging from the Big B to rock legends. And he is leaving behind a tormented past in Bangalore's Bannerrghatta park.
An Indian national, who was arrested in Abu Dhabi after a parcel containing drugs was seized from his baggage at the airport when he returned on June 18, was freed from a jail there yesterday.
In a strong reaction to Justice Markandey Katju who had demanded disclosure of his assets, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said his "asset account is an open book" and demanded that the former Supreme Court Judge disclose his assets.
The Congress today criticised BJP MLA K Laxman over his criticism of tennis ace Sania Mirza being named the brand ambassador for Telangana, even as it distanced itself from party Member of Parliament V Hanumantha Rao over the latter's comment on the issue.
Efforts are on to expand and evolve the start up village into a multi nodal innovation, incubation and business ecosystem centre with the state government aiming to make Kerala the country's start-up capital, state's IT and Industries Minister, P K Kunhali Kutty today said.
Kudankulam nuclear power project's second 1,000 MW unit is expected to be commissioned shortly, the government said today.
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday expressed his condolences to the families of the 19 school children who were killed when a train rammed into their school bus at an unmanned level crossing in Telangana.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed his deepest condolences to the families of the students who lost their lives when a train rammed into a school bus at an unmanned railway crossing in Telangana.
A school bus has collided with a train in Medak district of Telangana this morning. Nine children are feared killed.
A leopard, which had evaded capture for the past three months after killing a man and a forest guard, was caught early this morning at Thimbam forest area in Tamil Nadu's Erode district.
A BJP leader From Telangana has courted controversy by criticising the state government's decision to appoint tennis ace Sania Mirza as the new state's brand ambassador. K Laxman contends that Sania is not "local" enough to merit that stature as she is married to Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik.
Tennis star Sania Mirza is "Pakistan's daughter-in-law" and has incorrectly been designated the brand ambassador of India's youngest state, professes a BJP leader from Telangana, inciting strong political reactions.