While Kerala reels under heavy showers and floods, the Indian Army and Navy have deployed personnel for rescue operations. Helicopters and Gemini boats struggle to reach people stuck in remote areas, while the water level continues to rise. The death toll has gone above 100. Southern Naval Command deployed 21 rescue and diving teams. As many as 1342 personnel have been so far rescued by the coast guard. Over 4250 personnel have been guided to safer locations. Eight columns of army personnel were deployed in various parts of Kerala. The rescue operation carried out by Army, Navy and Air Force in association with NDRF personnel is still on.Read More »
New Delhi, Aug 17: The medical practitioners, who handling rape victims or sensitive issues of sexual hrassment, must adhere to certain guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The guidelines issued by the MHA on July 25, states that
New Delhi, Aug 17: One of India's tallest leaders, Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on Thursday, August 16 at 5.05 pm. As the entire nation plunged into sorrow over the passing away of the former prime minister, the government announced
The exact motive behind the killings was not immediately clear, the police said adding they suspected the victims’ opposition to cow slaughter could be one reason.
New Delhi, Aug 17: Congress president Rahul Gandhi leaves no stone unturned to train guns at the BJP. No matter what the issue is, Rahul is quick to blame Prime Minister Modi-led government for it. Rahul has now blamed BJP
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami in a letter to Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan reiterated the safety of Mullaperiyar dam and said that the water level is maintained at 142 feet as per the Supreme Court order.
With Kerala reeling under the 'worst floods' of the century, everyone, including several IAS officers, are going out of their way to help with the relief operations.
JNU student leader Umar Khalid on Thursday tweeted out a photo of a man who allegedly tried to kill him in New Delhi. The tweet comes after Naveen Dalal and Darvesh Shahpur uploaded a viral video claiming responsibility for the attack,
The famed tourist destination in Munnar though continued to be in a bad shape.
Bengaluru, Aug 15: With heavy rains expected in many parts of the state, Karnataka Chief Minister Kumaraswamy on Wednesday directed collectors of various districts to be on their toes to combat any untoward situation. Out of 30 districts, as many
As the country hopes for a more gender-balanced political participation, the vitriolic hate spewed against women politicians becomes a major deterrent.
The Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha has now set up the first Hindu court on the lines of Sharia system by All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB), as the country celebrated the Independence Day on Wednesday.
This information was reportedly shared by arrested neo-JMB terrorist Dilawar Hossain, nabbed by the Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police from Jharkhand.
Manju Verma had been under attack from the opposition following revelation in July that the key accused in the rape of 34 minor girls at the Balika Grih had close links with her husband, Chandeshwar Verma.
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has directed the officials of the Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA) to beautify Krishna river bunds downstream Prakasam Barrage in Vijayawada. The Chief Minister suggested construction of a platform and national flag at the central point of river bed and beautification of bunds on both sides.