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12-Aug-2019 Bengaluru

Tata Motors eMobility Business growth story continues in Bengaluru

The award-winning Tata Tigor Electric Vehicle (EV) is addressing the growing demand of the city to travel in electric vehicles. Tata Motors has emerged as one of the biggest player in the Electric Vehicles space serving the Fleet Segment in the country with...

12-Aug-2019 Greater Noida

Third Edition of Delhi Machine Tool Expo Begins at India Expo Mart

Delhi Machine Tool Expo, 2019 - Northern India’s largest B2B machine tool exhibition got underway today. The exhibition was inaugurated by Shri. Arvind Ganpat Sawant, Hon’ble Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, Govt. of India, Smt. Sukriti...

11-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Punjab Sawan Bumper Proves Booster Shot For PGI Couple

Can you imagine, someone goes to buy construction material and brings home a fortune! Yes, sometimes it happens.Exactly, the same happened in the life of Kharar  resident George Masih and his wife Suman Priya, who have been working as Senior Nursing...

08-Aug-2019 New Delhi

eBikeGo to launch its own fleet of low speed scooters

eBikeGo (www.ebikego.in), India’s first-ever electric bike rental & delivery platform has announced launching of its own fleet of low speed scooters“DEXPRESS” recently.The Low speed scooters can get charged very quickly (80% in 90 minutes) and can cover...

07-Aug-2019 Mansa

Farmer had got trapped in a deep well while sealing it

Immediate intervention by the District Administration Mansa today helped in rescuing a farmer who fell into a deep well while working in village Bhaini Bagha. Deputy Commissioner Apneet Riyait said that the farmer Jawinder Singh from Dhillon Patti in Bhaini Bagha...

04-Aug-2019 Mumbai

6 killed in relentless rain in Maharashtra, life hit

At least six persons were killed in Mumbai and Satara as rains continued to clobber large stretches of Maharashtra, especially the coastal Konkan region, on Sunday, hitting train  services badly.IAF helicopters rescued 58 people in Thane and boats...

04-Aug-2019 Hyderabad

12 killed in truck-auto collision in Telangana

Twelve labourers were killed and six others injured when a truck hit an overcrowded autorickshaw in Telangana’s Mahabubnagar district on Sunday, police said.The accident  occurred near Kothapalle village in Midjil ‘mandal’ of Mahabubnagar, about 100 km...

03-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Unease lingers in Kashmir despite govt’s assurances

Despite assurances by the government that there was no need to panic and stock up essentials, the unease in Kashmir continued on Saturday. People continued to stock essentials and the queues only grew longer outside petrol pumps and ATMs during the day.Reports...

03-Aug-2019 Srinagar

No let-up in chaos as Govt orders add more to fear

Even as the Government continues to claim that nothing serious was going to happen and people should maintain calm, but the back to back official orders are adding more to the panic and fear prevailing across Kashmir over the past few days.Ever since the...

02-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Govt order triggers panic, chaos across Kashmir

A government order issued by the Principal Secretary Home asking tourists and Amarnath pilgrims to curtail their stay and to return to their homes immediately triggered panic and  chaos across Kashmir on Friday, witnesses told KNO.They said that the...

31-Jul-2019 Satara (Maharashtra)

7 members of family killed in Maharashtra road accident

A seven-member family from Karnataka's Dharwad, including two senior members proceeding for the Haj pilgrimage, were killed in a major  road accident in this Maharashtra district on Wednesday, police said.According to investigating officer Suryakant...

31-Jul-2019 Kolkata

Patients suffer as doctors' strike partly affects Bengal

Patients in some state-run hospitals of West Bengal suffered on Wednesday following a nationwide call for strike given by the Indian Medical Association  (IMA) to protest against the National Medical Commission Bill, 2019.Adhering to IMA's call for boycotting...

31-Jul-2019 Mangaluru (Karnataka)

CCD founder Siddhartha dead, body found in Karnataka river

Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) founder-chairman V.G. Siddhartha is no more, as his body was found in Karnataka's Netravathi river, near here, police said on  Wednesday. He was 60."Two fishermen found Siddhartha's body early this morning about 500 metres away...

31-Jul-2019 Bengaluru

Saga of a coffee baron's brewing success & failure

The dramatic disappearance of India's coffee baron V.G. Siddhartha under mysterious circumstances on Monday night and the subsequent discovery of his body in the backwaters of Netravathi river near Karnataka's Mangaluru coast on early Wednesday have sent...

31-Jul-2019 Srinagar

Article 35A abrogation rumors heavily cost Kashmir tourism sector

The panic that has gripped the Valley over the rumored imminent abrogation of Article 35A of the Constitution has cost the local tourism industry very heavily.The constitutional article in question allows the Jammu and Kashmir state Assembly to define the...

31-Jul-2019 New Delhi

Reena Dwivedi grooves to Sapna Choudhary's song

Reena Dwivedi, the PWD officer who became an Internet sensation after her photographs in a yellow sari went viral on social media, is now once again grabbing the attention of netizens. But this time it's with her dance video.A video of Reena dancing on Haryanvi...

31-Jul-2019 Chandigarh

Doctors from Punjab, Haryana join nationwide strike

Medical services were affected in Punjab and Haryana on Wednesday after doctors of state-run hospitals joined a day-long strike called by the Indian Medical Association (IMA) to protest against the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill, 2019.The impact of the...

31-Jul-2019 Kabul

34 killed in Afghan road mine explosion

At least 34 people were killed and 17 others wounded when a passenger bus hit a mine placed on a national highway in Afghanistan's Farah province on Wednesday, officials said.The explosion occurred around 6 a.m. when the bus packed with passengers detonated...

31-Jul-2019 Islamabad

5 dead, 35 injured in Pakistan bombing

Five people were killed and 35 others injured in a bombing outside a police station in Pakistan's Quetta city, authorities have said.The attack on Tuesday was carried out using a motorcycle rigged with explosives and detonated by remote control, police spokesman...

30-Jul-2019 Bengaluru

Mystery over coffee baron's disappearance comes to end, body found

Almost 36 hours after Cafe Coffee Day owner V.G. Siddhartha went missing, his body was found early on Wednesday, police confirmed.A group of fishermen recovered the body from the Netravathi river in Karnataka, at a distance from the bridge where the coffee...

30-Jul-2019 New Delhi

Parliament passes Bill criminalising Triple Talaq

The Triple Talaq bill criminalising instant divorce in the Muslim community was passed by the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, with the government mustering numbers for its smooth sailing in the Upper House where it still lacks majority support.The contentious Bill...

30-Jul-2019 Bengaluru

CCD confirms founder Siddhartha's signature in note

Countering the Income Tax Department's claim, retail outlets chain The Coffee Day Enterprises on Tuesday confirmed the authenticity of the letter its missing founder V.G. Siddhartha wrote to the company's board of directors on July 27."The board also reviewed a...

30-Jul-2019 Bengaluru

Saw 'Siddhartha' jumping from bridge into river: fisherman

A fisherman claimed to have seen a man, likely to be Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) founder V.G. Siddhartha, jumping into the Netravathi river from the bridge in Karnataka's angaluru on Monday evening, police said on Tuesday."We have recorded the statement of fisherman...

30-Jul-2019 Ratnagiri (Maharashtra)

8-foot-long crocodile comes out of drain in Maharashtra town

An eight-foot-long crocodile was rescued from a roadside drain in the tourist resort of Chiplun in Maharashtra's coastal Ratnagiri district, officials said on Tuesday.A video of the reptile emerging out of the drain has gone viral on the internet. The incident...

30-Jul-2019 Islamabad

Rain claims 16 lives in Pakistan's Sindh

As many as 16 people died in Karachi and other parts of Pakistan's Sindh province as the first spell of monsoon rain wreaked havoc causing gridlock and flooding in several districts, officials said.The two government-run healthcare facilities in the city...

30-Jul-2019 Rawalpindi

18 killed in Pakistan Army plane crash

At least 18 people were killed and 13 injured on Tuesday when a Pakistan Army training aircraft crashed into a residential area near Rawalpindi city.Five crew members, including two pilots, and 13 civilians were among the dead, according to rescue services.The...

30-Jul-2019 New Delhi

Uproar in LS over Unnao rape victim's accident

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday witnessed uproar over a road accident in Uttar Pradesh in which the Unnao rape victim was critically injured and two others killed, with the Congress seeking a statement from Home Minister Amit Shah.When Speaker Om Birla allowed...

30-Jul-2019 Sao Paulo

57 Die in Brazil prison riot

At least 57 inmates were killed Monday during a clash between rival factions inside a prison in the northern Brazilian state of Para, authorities said.The disturbance at the prison in Altamira, 850km (528mi) from Belem, the state capital, lasted for more...

30-Jul-2019 Rawalpindi

17 killed in Pak army plane crash

At least 17 people were killed, including two pilots and five military personnel, when a plane of the Pakistan Army Aviation crashed in Rawalpindi on Tuesday.Soon after the crash near Mora Kalu area, a massive fire broke out that engulfed several houses...

29-Jul-2019 New Delhi

Doctors, medical students protest against Medical Bill

Doctors and students from various hospitals and colleges protested here on Monday alleging that the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill will only give a boost to quacks.The demonstration came in response to a call from the Indian Medical Association (IMA).The...

29-Jul-2019 Yangon

18 killed in landslide at jade mine in Myanmar

Rescue efforts continued on Monday in the search for survivors amid the debris following an accident inside a jade mine in northern Myanmar, from which at least 18 bodies have been recovered so far.The fire services department said that a landslide occurred...

28-Jul-2019 Patna (Bihar)

Floods disrupt train services, death toll at 127 in Bihar

The railway services on the Samastipur-Darbhanga route were suspended on Sunday as it got submerged in the flood, which has affected as many as 13 districts in  Bihar.According to Chief PRO of East-Central railway Rajesh Kumar, 10 trains have been cancelled...

28-Jul-2019 Dehradun

Four kanwarias from Haryana killed in Tehri accident

Four kanwarias from Haryana were killed and eight others injured when a boulder fell on their vehicle in the Tehri district of Uttarakhand on Sunday, the police said.The accident took place at Bagardhar when the Tata Sumo carrying 12 kanwarias was hit by...

28-Jul-2019 Bengaluru

14 more Karnataka Congress-JD-S rebel legislators disqualified

A day before the trust vote on the B.S. Yeddiyurappa government in the Karnataka Assembly, Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar on Sunday disqualified 14  rebel legislators of the Congress and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) for defying their parties whip to attend...

28-Jul-2019 Meerut

This Baba wears 16 kg gold ornaments

Sudhir Makkar, now known as 'Golden Baba', has been the centre of attraction in the ongoing Kanwar Yatra here in Uttar Pradesh.He wears gold ornaments that weigh more than  16 kilos."I have been participating in the Kanwar Yatra for the past 26 years and...

28-Jul-2019 Chandigarh

Sushma Group celebrates nature conservation day by distributing saplings

Sushma Group, the leading real estate developer in Punjab celebrated world nature conservation day by distributing saplings among people at major landmarks of Chandigarh including Sukhna lake, Sector 17 and outside Elante Mall in the morning hours of 27th July.The...

27-Jul-2019 Mumbai/Thane

All taken off the stuck train, Mumbai region flooded

Over 1,000 passengers, including nine pregnant women, on the Mahalaxmi Express which was stranded for nearly 18 hours in heavy flood waters, around 90 km from Mumbai, were rescued in a massive, multi-agency operations by Saturday afternoon, officials said.Central...

27-Jul-2019 Patna

Bihar floods toll 127, situation remains grim

As many as 127 people are reported to have died in Bihar as the flood situation across 13 districts in the eastern state remained critical, affecting over 82 lakh people, according to officials on Saturday.The situation is particularly grave in 13 districts...

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