Updated: Jul 29, 2014 03:34 PM
"Scientists must come out with innovations that can produce crop in lesser number of days without erosion of quality" Underscoring the capacity and capability of Indian farmers to enhance farm production for domestic as well as global markets, Prime Min
Updated: Jul 29, 2014 03:35 PM
The hit on the power plant came as Israeli aircraft and tanks struck symbols of Hamas control in Gaza Israeli tank shells hit a fuel tank of the Gaza Strip’s only power plant on Tuesday, forcing the plant to shut down, a spokesman for Gaza’s
Updated: Jul 29, 2014 01:26 PM
ISIS supporters’ rally, clashes in Srinagar after Eid prayers Even as Muslims in large numbers participated in the congregational Eid-ul-Fitr prayers throughout Kashmir valley in the backdrop of subdued festivity due to the bloodshed in Gaza and m
Updated: Jul 29, 2014 12:51 PM
The Sri Lankan Navy arrested 50 Indian fishermen off Point Pedro in Jaffna on Monday, on charges of poaching in Sri Lankan waters. As many as seven trawlers in their possession were seized. The arrest comes at a time when fishermen on either side of the
Jul 29, 2014 03:51 PM
Annam Gangadhar (40) and his daughter Soundarya (18) of Renjal mandal headquarters died of snake bite in the wee hours of Tuesday. They were bitten by a snake after having their dinner last night at their home. While Gangadhar complained the pain und
Jul 29, 2014 03:40 PM
The Haryana Power Minister and six-time Congress MLA from Rewari said he would, however, remain in the Congress party. Haryana Power Minister Ajay Yadav resigned here on Tuesday from the Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led Congress ministry alleging “bias&#
Jul 29, 2014 03:27 PM
There was a respite on Tuesday in the Inner Line Permit system agitation in Manipur. The activists had suspended the agitation for the day so that the Muslims in the state could celebrate Eid in a befitting manner. Some Muslim organisations had appealed
Jul 29, 2014 03:21 PM
On the eve of Id-ul-Fitr, Chief Minister of Kerala Oommen Chandy visited People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader and an accused in the 2008 Bangalore serial blasts case Abdul Nasser Maudany in Bangalore on Monday. Mr Maudany who was granted bail by
Updated: Jul 29, 2014 03:22 PM
An Egyptian military spokesman says troops have killed seven suspected militants and arrested five as part of an ongoing offensive in the volatile Sinai Peninsula where the military has been trying to quell a spreading insurgency by Islamic militants. A
Updated: Jul 29, 2014 02:44 PM
Srikant Balaji, who was part of a trekking team, had gone missing in Bisale forest on Monday The Hassan police on Tuesday traced the Chennai based techie who had gone missing in Bisale forest on Monday. Police said he contacted his father. Srikant Bal
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