• Jharkhand coal mine mishap: Eight killed, 40 trapped
Jharkhand coal mine mishap: Eight killed, 40 trapped.
30 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

At least eight miners died and some others trapped as an open-coal mine site of Bhorai of Lalmatia in Godda district of Jharkhand crashed. About 40 coal miners along with many heavy machines and vehi...

  • PPA suspends Arunachal CM Pema Khandu, names Takam Pario as its leader in Assembly
PPA suspends Arunachal CM Pema Khandu, names Takam Pario as its leader in Assembly.
30 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

The ruling Peoples’ Party of Arunachal (PPA) on Friday named MLA Takam Pario as its leader in the Assembly. Takam Pario is the richest MLA in Arunachal Pradesh with declared assets of Rs 187 cro......

  • 30-day deadline to finish probe into sexual harassment cases
30-day deadline to finish probe into sexual harassment cases .
29 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

The Centre has asked its Ministries and Departments to complete the inquiry cases related to sexual harassment of women at workplaces within 30 days and in rare cases within 90 days from the date of t...

  • Kurla-Ambernath local train derails near Kalyan in Maharashtra
Kurla-Ambernath local train derails near Kalyan in Maharashtra.
29 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

The Kurla-Ambernath train derailed near Kalyan in Maharashtra this morning. Five coaches of Kurla-Ambernath local derailed between Kalyan-Vitthalwadi at 5:53 am. No casualty has been reported.  ......

  • Cabinet clears promulgation of ordinance to penalise holding banned currency
Cabinet clears promulgation of ordinance to penalise holding banned currency.
28 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

Cabinet has cleared promulgation of an ordinance to penalise persons holding banned 500 and 1,000 rupee notes. The penalty for holding old currency in excess of 10 notes may include financial fines an...

  • Kanpur Train Accident: Two killed, 43 injured as Ajmer-Sealdah Express derails
Kanpur Train Accident: Two killed, 43 injured as Ajmer-Sealdah Express derails.
28 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

Two passengers were killed and 43 injured AS 15 coaches of Sealdah Ajmer 12987 Express train derailed near Rura railway station in Kanpur Dehat district in Uttar Pradeshr early this morning.   ......

  • Railways doubles compensation for train accident victims
Railways doubles compensation for train accident victims.
27 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

The Railways has decided to double the compensation paid to train accident victims from coming January.   Under the Railway Accidents and Untoward Incidents (Compensation) Amendment Rules, 2016...

  • PM lays foundation stone of Char Dham highway development project in Dehradun
PM lays foundation stone of Char Dham highway development project in Dehradun.
27 Dec, 2016. \\ National.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today laid the foundation stone of Char Dham highway development project in Dehradun. Addressing a parivartan rally in Dehradun after laying foundation stone of the proje......