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Tribal communities seek celebration of Birsa Munda Jayanti

They say November 15 should be earmarked for it

17 Nov 2019 7:48 pm
Lab reports on bird deaths awaited

Carcasses of 10 Northern Shovelers were found floating in Lingambudhi Lake

17 Nov 2019 7:42 pm
All Adivasis urged to attend Chalo Delhi meeting

MP asks aboriginal tribals to put up a united front irrespective of party affiliations

17 Nov 2019 7:41 pm
Analysis | Modi greets Gotabaya, but apprehensions remain for New Delhi

A lot has changed between the government and the Rajapaksas since that fraught period five years ago.

17 Nov 2019 7:28 pm
Cooperative institutions are strong in State: Minister

They render yeoman services to farmers and society

17 Nov 2019 7:18 pm
70 sovereigns of jewels stolen

RamanathapuramA three-member gang has burgled a locked house at Theruvakottai village under Thiruvadanai police limit in the early hours of Sunday and

17 Nov 2019 7:11 pm
Madurai Engagements for Monday

RELIGIONTiruvalluvar Mandram: Discourse on Kamban Kavithai by A. Arumugam, Sakthi Velammal Nagar, S.S. Colony, 5 p.m.Swami Tatwananda Ashram: Swami

17 Nov 2019 7:08 pm
Roberta, Golden Hind and Castilian impress

Roberta, Golden Hind and Castilian impressed when the horses were exercised here on Sunday (Nov. 17) morning.Inner sand600m: Dazzling Star (rb) 37.5.

17 Nov 2019 6:40 pm
Activists condemn alleged police torture

MADURAI Dalit rights activists have condemned the recent alleged torture of a section of residents of the Scheduled Caste community from Ambedkar Colo

17 Nov 2019 6:21 pm
Sivakasi man invents simple device to fight air pollution

State govt. or research organisations can improve it to suit commercial production

17 Nov 2019 6:15 pm
New drinking water supply scheme for Aruppukottai, Sattur and Virudhunagar

VIRUDHUNAGARThe release of a Government Order for implementing combined water supply scheme for Virudhunagar, Sattur and Aruppukottai municipalities,

17 Nov 2019 6:13 pm
Overwhelming response in AIADMK to contest civic polls

Cadre flood party offices to express their willingness to submit applications

17 Nov 2019 6:10 pm
Traders body asks government to implement minimum selling price

Traders body called on the government to take other steps such as asking banks to offer cash-back schemes for offline retailers as well.

17 Nov 2019 6:04 pm
Mayanks attacking game opens door for selection in limited overs series against West Indies

Many feel that Agarwal could be seen as a long-term option keeping in mind the 2023 ODI World Cup in India.

17 Nov 2019 5:41 pm
Ayodhya verdict: Muslim Personal Law Board to file review petition against Supreme Court's decision

Declines to accept grant of land as it will not in any manner heal the wounds

17 Nov 2019 4:45 pm
IAAF changes name to World Athletics

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) will now be known as World Athletics, a statement said.Were now World Athletics, the

17 Nov 2019 3:26 pm
FIR registered in connection with vandalism of JNUs admin block

A complaint was submitted by the chief security officer of JNU on Thursday, following which an FIR was registered against unidentified persons on Saturday, police said

17 Nov 2019 3:25 pm
Gotabaya Rajapaksa: Controversial war hero who ended Sri Lankas 3-decade-long bloody civil conflict

Set to be Sri Lankas next President, Gotabaya Rajapaksa served in the military and later worked as an IT professional before serving as the defence secretary during his elder brother Mahinda Rajapaksas tenure as President from 2005 to 2014

17 Nov 2019 3:19 pm
All-party meet: Opposition raises Farooq Abdullahs detention ahead of Parliaments winter session

At the government-convened meeting, the Opposition demanded that the issues of economic slowdown, job loss and farm distress must be discussed during the session

17 Nov 2019 2:29 pm
Gold plates seized from passenger at Tiruchi international airport

The C shaped gold plates of 24 carat purity weighed 349 g and was valued at 13.28 lakh

17 Nov 2019 1:38 pm
Delhi air quality in poor category

The weatherman has forecast mainly clear skies for the day.

17 Nov 2019 1:35 pm
Extension of admission concessions to Valleys Kashmiri Pandits within existing quota: HRD

The Ministry had decided that the concessions available for Kashmiri migrants will also be available to non-migrant Kashmiri Pandits for admission into educational institutions

17 Nov 2019 1:34 pm
Rajnath Singh holds talks with U.S. Defence Secretary with focus on Indo-Pacific

The meeting took place on the sidelines of the ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting-Plus (ADMM-Plus), a platform comprising ASEAN and its eight dialogue partners including India, officials said here.

17 Nov 2019 1:33 pm
Children get play equipment in park inside Chennais Perumbakkam TNSCB tenements

Part of the inauguration, games such pallankuzhi, tyre rolling, kho-kho, hide and seek were also conducted

17 Nov 2019 1:28 pm
One held for trying to circulate fake currency in Ayanavaram

A total of 6 fake 2000 notes were seized

17 Nov 2019 1:22 pm
RBI should be given full power to regulate co-op banks: Satish Marathe

In a letter to the Finance Minister, the RBI Central Board Director suggested that a broad-based committee be set up to prepare road map for cooperative banking sector

17 Nov 2019 1:07 pm
Over 11 kg ganja seized, six arrested in Chennai

The T. Nagar police on Saturday seized more than 11 kg of ganja during regular vehicular checks within its region and arrested six persons. A police

17 Nov 2019 12:23 pm
Taiwan president chooses running mate who Chinese paper wanted arrested

In April last year, while still premier, William Lai told parliament he was a Taiwan independence worker and that his position was that Taiwan was a sovereign, independent country.

17 Nov 2019 12:20 pm
Leaked Chinese government documents show details of Xinjiang clampdown, says news report

United Nations experts and activists say at least 1 million Uighurs and members of other largely Muslim minority groups have been detained in camps in Xinjiang

17 Nov 2019 12:00 pm
Paneer kathi rolls, uttapam, sprouted dal paratha: UNICEF suggests recipes for healthy children

UNICEF book tells how to tackle problems of underweight, obesity and anaemia among children by consuming nutritious food that costs less than 20

17 Nov 2019 11:42 am
At least seven killed in gas explosion in Bangladesh

The gas pipeline exploded in front of a five-storey building, blowing walls off the building, local police official Mohammad Mohsin said, citing witnesses.

17 Nov 2019 11:35 am
Initial draft industrial policy targets $1 trillion gross value addition in manufacturing by 2025

The initial draft policy is being circulated to seek views of different ministries and departments.

17 Nov 2019 11:26 am
U.S., South Korea postpone military drills to bolster N.Korea peace effort

The United States and South Korea announced on Sunday they will postpone military drills scheduled for later this month in an effort to bolster a st

17 Nov 2019 10:42 am
Thousands participate in Navy Marathon in Visakhapatnam

The marathon is conducted in four categories

17 Nov 2019 10:40 am
Gotabaya Rajapaksas party claims victory in Sri Lankan presidential polls; official results awaited

He was seen to be leading in most districts in the country, barring the largely Tamil-speaking north and east

17 Nov 2019 10:28 am
Pence aide said Trumps Ukraine phone call was unusual and inappropriate

Jennifer Williams, a foreign policy aide to Mr. Pence who was listening to the call on July 25, testified that Trump's insistence that Ukraine carry out politically sensitive investigations struck me as unusual and inappropriate.

17 Nov 2019 10:16 am
CP calls for public cooperationto bring down accident rate

Awareness programme held on the eve of World Day of Remembrance

17 Nov 2019 9:26 am
Prince Charles and Camilla begin week-long New Zealand trip

Britains Prince Charles and his wife Camilla arrived in New Zealand on Sunday for a week-long trip, during which they plan to visit the city of Chri

17 Nov 2019 9:26 am
GHMC engineers study road maintenance in Delhi

They are learning better practices implemented by NDMC

17 Nov 2019 8:29 am
Bangalore Turf Club officials inspect track with jockeys, trainers

Members accuse managing committee of criminal neglect

17 Nov 2019 8:25 am
ECIL distributes 900 satchels, water bottles to ZPHS students

Activity was part of its corporate social responsibility

17 Nov 2019 8:19 am
AIIB expects investment worth USD 100m a year in Indias renewable projects

Investments expected to be in solar and wind projects in India from next month.

17 Nov 2019 8:05 am
Australian MP says he and colleague barred entry to China

Sen. James Paterson said he and Rep. Andrew Hastie were due to take part in a study tour next month in Beijing organized by China Matters, an Australia-based think-tank. He said the Chinese Embassy in Canberra informed China Matters on Friday that the pair would not be allowed to enter the country.

17 Nov 2019 8:02 am
Ex-servicemen benefit from pension adalat

Grievances relating to pension, family pension, One Rank One Pension, 7th CPC redressed

17 Nov 2019 8:02 am
IMA will discourage unethical medical practices

New State IMA chief to assume charge today

17 Nov 2019 7:45 am
Over 88% BPL householdsin State in debt: survey

32% of them have monthly debt exceeding income

17 Nov 2019 7:41 am
Pakistan becomes first country to introduce new vaccine to combat typhoid

Pakistan on Friday became the first country in the world to introduce a new typhoid vaccine in an effort to combat a drug-resistant strain of the pot

17 Nov 2019 7:15 am
Flight on Nashik-Pune route cancelled due to NOTAM

Alliance Air (AI) on Saturday cancelled its flight on Nashik-Pune route in view of NOTAM (notice to airmen) issued at the Pune airport, an AI official

17 Nov 2019 6:49 am
16 Palghar doctors booked for ragging

An offence has been registered against 16 doctors of a medical college here for allegedly ragging a student, the police said on Saturday.A 23-year-old

17 Nov 2019 6:48 am