• Utkal Express derailment: Indian Railways cracks the whip, suspends 4 officials
Utkal Express derailment: Indian Railways cracks the whip, suspends 4 officials.
21 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

Four officers of Railway have been suspended by the Ministry. The Ministry also transferred one officer and sent three officers on leave. The decision was taken on the basis of prima facie evidence in...

  • IIT entrance exam JEE-Advanced to go completely online from 2018
IIT entrance exam JEE-Advanced to go completely online from 2018.
21 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) for the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) will go completely online from 2018, informed the Joint Admission Board (JAB). The decision came on Sunda......

  • 10 killed in Uttakal Express derailment: Rail Minister orders probe, PM expresses grief
10 killed in Uttakal Express derailment: Rail Minister orders probe, PM expresses grief.
19 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

In a major train accident, more than 10 passengers have been killed and several injured in a train derailment at Khatauli railway station in Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh. Injured are being...

  • Nitish led JD(U) decides to join NDA
Nitish led JD(U) decides to join NDA.
19 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

The Janta Dal (United) today decided to join the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by BJP at the Centre. This decision was taken at party’s national executive meeting chaired by Party Presi......

  • BJP’s Balwantsinh Rajput challenges EC's decision of cancelling two votes in Gujarat RS polls
BJP’s Balwantsinh Rajput challenges EC's decision of cancelling two votes in Gujarat RS polls.
18 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

BJP’s Balwantsinh Rajput, who was defeated by Congress leader Ahmed Patel in the Gujarat Rajya Sabha election, has challenged the declaration of two votes as invalid by the Election Commission. ...

  • Irom Sharmila to tie the knot today
Irom Sharmila to tie the knot today.
17 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

Rights activist Irom Sharmila Chanu will tie the knot with her British boyfriend Desmond Coutinho on Thursday at the sub-registrar's office in Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, where she is currently residing. ......

  • Plea filed against PM’s Independence Day speech terming it unconstitutional
Plea filed against PM’s Independence Day speech terming it unconstitutional.
16 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

A lawyer from Maharashtra has filed a plea questioning the contents of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech, claiming it has violated constitutional provisions. She claimed that t...

  • Rahul Gandhi launches Indira Canteen in Bengaluru
Rahul Gandhi launches Indira Canteen in Bengaluru.
16 Aug, 2017. \\ National.

Vice-president of All India Congress Committee (AICC), Rahul Gandhi today inaugurated the Indira Canteen, a flagship programme of Karnataka government in Bengaluru. He also had the first breakfast at ......