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 Landslides, floods disrupt life across Arunachal Pradesh
22 Views, 18-08-2014, Courtsey News Live

Incessant rains in the past couple of days have triggered floods and landslides in several districts of Arunachal Pradesh, disrupting road communication and throwing normal life out of gear.    PWD(Highway) chief engineer Hage Appa said today that landslides triggered by heavy rains on A...Read more

 Russia sends 280 trucks with humanitarian aid to Ukraine
17 Views, 12-08-2014, Courtsey News Live

A Russian convoy of 280 trucks carrying humanitarian aid for Ukraine set off on Tuesday amid Western warnings against using help as a pretext for an invasion.    With Ukraine reporting Russia has massed 45,000 troops on its border, NATO said there was a "high probability" that ...Read more

Odisha floods: 294 villages still cutoff
62 Views, 12-08-2014, Courtsey News Live

  More than 3.3 million people in 294 villages in Odisha remain marooned even after flood water began to recede and all the rivers were flowing below the danger level, officials said on Tuesday.    "There has been almost no rain for the past two-three days. However 294 villages...Read more

Odisha floods: 294 villages still cutoff
24 Views, 12-08-2014, Courtsey News Live

  More than 3.3 million people in 294 villages in Odisha remain marooned even after flood water began to recede and all the rivers were flowing below the danger level, officials said on Tuesday.    "There has been almost no rain for the past two-three days. However 294 villages...Read more

Terrorists attack BSF convoy in J&K ahead of Narendra Modi\’s visit
19 Views, 12-08-2014, Courtsey News Live

Seven Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, including an assistant commander were injured in a terrorist attack in Pampore district in Jammu and Kashmir early Tuesday.    The jawans were injured when their convoy came under heavy firing when it reached Pampore town, 14 Km from summer ca...Read more

 Gulf carriers re-routing to avoid northern Iraqi airspace
17 Views, 11-08-2014, Courtsey News Live

Airlines in the Gulf region are becoming increasingly cautious of the security situation in strife-torn Iraq and are re-routing their flights to maintain a safe distance from the troubled zone.    Bahrain\'s national carrier, Gulf Air, has announced the re-routing of its European flights...Read more

 Govt withdraws Judicial Appointments Bill in Rajya Sabha
16 Views, 11-08-2014, Courtsey News Live

The government Monday withdrew The Judicial Appointments Commission Bill, 2013 introduced by the previous UPA governmen in the Rajya Sabha and said two new bills will be brought soon.    The bill provided for establishing a Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) to make recommendations t...Read more

 Sachin Tendulkar permitted to skip Parliament despite objection
23 Views, 11-08-2014, Courtsey News Live

Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari on Monday accepted batting legend Sachin Tendulkar\'s leave request for rest of the session. Tendulkar hasn\'t attended a single session this year.    Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien said Tendulkar has requested permission to be absent from the house, citing &...Read more