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  • BJP parliamentary party condoles Kalam's death IANS - 14 minutes ago

    New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The BJP parliamentary party on Tuesday paid tributes to former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and passed a resolution condoling his death. "Yesterday (Monday), we received very sad news that India had lost a ratna (jewel)," … More »

  • Kalam's last rites to take place in Rameswaram on Thursday IANS - 16 minutes ago

    New Delhi/Chennai, July 28 (IANS) The last rites of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will take place with full military honours in his hometown Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu on Thursday following his family's wish, it was announced on Tuesday. The … More »

  • Rescue operations on in Pakistan's flood-hit areas IANS - 18 minutes ago

    Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) Rescue and relief operations continued on Tuesday in flood-hit areas across Pakistan, where over 50 people have died, a media report said. The Gilgit-Balochistan government has increased relief efforts for flood-affected … More »

  • Indian women's recurve archery team qualifies for Olympics IANS - 22 minutes ago

    Copenhagen, July 28 (IANS) The Indian women's recurve archery team made a strong comeback to book a place in the 2016 Rio Olympics as the men failed to advance after losing to Italy in a tie break at the World Championships here on Tuesday. The … More »

  • Thousands pay homage to former president Kalam IANS - 24 minutes ago

    New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Cries of "Abdul Kalam amar rahe (Long live Abdul Kalam)", rent the air as thousands of people arrived to pay homage to former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at his official residence here on Tuesday. The mortal remains of … More »