It’s A Saffron Surge In Gujarat’s Six Civic Bodies

Congress MLAs Exodus In Puducherry A Boost For BJP

Gandhinagar:  The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) achieved overwhelming support in the municipal corporation elections in six cities of Gujarat, polling for which was held last Sunday. BJP, an already ruling party in these six municipal corporations, got reelected with a larger number of seats this time. Out of the total 576 seats of the … Read more

U’khand Disaster: 3 More Bodies Found, Total Reaches 61

Glacier Slipped From 5,600m May Have Caused Disaster: Experts

Dehradun: Using dog squads, binoculars, rafts and other equipment, rescuers found three more bodies on Thursday as they continued their search operation for missing persons in the disaster-hit areas of Uttarakhand. A total of 61 bodies have been recovered so far with two recovered from inside a tunnel of the Tapovan project and other in … Read more

Uttarakhand Floods: 13 Bodies Recovered, Six From Tunnel

Uttarakhand Floods: 13 Bodies Recovered, Six From Tunnel

Dehradun: Rescuers on Sunday found 13 bodies, including six from the tunnel where 25-35 people are reportedly trapped at the disaster-hit Tapovan project in Chamoli district in Uttarakhand, officials said. The six bodies were found during the excavation work inside the tunnel, state police spokesperson said, DIG Nilesh Anand Bharne. This is the first time … Read more

Uttarakhand Tragedy: 12 Bodies Found, 5 In Tunnel

U'khand Flood: Govt To Collect DNA Samples For Identification

Dehradun:  Rescuers on Sunday found 12 more bodies, including five from a tunnel where 25 to 35 people are reportedly trapped at the disaster-hit Tapovan project in Chamoli district in Uttarakhand. During the excavation work inside the tunnel, five bodies were found, said SDRF officials after the rescue operation was expedited since Saturday. This is … Read more

Uttarakhand Deluge: DNA Samples Of All Bodies To Be Preserved

Uttarakhand Deluge: DNA Samples Of All Bodies To Be Preserved

Dehradun: Taking a cue from the Kedarnath disaster, the Uttarakhand government has now decided to preserve the DNA samples of all the bodies or limbs recovered from the flash flood-hit areas of the state’s Chamoli district. The DNA samples of all the bodies or limbs which have been recovered so far following the disaster are … Read more

Glacier Burst: 18 Bodies Recovered, 202 Missing, Says State Govt

Glacier Burst: 18 Bodies Recovered, 202 Missing, Says State Govt

Chamoli:  At least 202 people are missing while 18 bodies have been recovered so far after a flash flood inundated a power project at Raini village in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district, the state government said on Monday. The ITBP, which is engaged in rescue and relief operations, also cited updated inputs received from the local administration, … Read more

Over 150 Missing, 10 Bodies Recovered In Uttarakhand: ITBP

Over 150 Missing, 10 Bodies Recovered In Uttarakhand: ITBP

Chamoli (Uttarakhand):  Nearly 150 people are missing or “feared dead” as a sudden flood inundated a power project at Reni village in Joshimath area of Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district on Sunday following a glacier burst, the ITBP, which is engaged in rescue and relief operations there, said. Citing updated inputs received from local administration, ITBP spokesperson … Read more

10 Bodies Found In Iraq’s Mosul |

10 Bodies Found In Iraq's Mosul |

Baghdad:  Authorities in Iraq’s Nineveh said that 10 bodies, believed to be of Islamic State (IS) militants, were retrieved under the debris of devastated buildings in the provincial capital of Mosul. The bodies were found when the municipality of Mosul was removing the rubble of dozens of devastated buildings on the bank of the Tigris … Read more

Sports Code Relaxation Done To Help Bodies During Pandemic: Rijiju

Courier Company Will Return Money To The Chess Players: Kiren Rijiju

New Delhi:  Relaxation in the the National Sports Development Code of India 2011 is being provided so as to support National Sports Federations (NSF) during the Covid-19 pandemic, said Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday. The ministry in its circular sent to all NSFs and the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Monday said that it … Read more

Raj Civic Bodies Polls: Congress Wins 1,197 Seats, BJP 1,140

Is Opposition Looking Beyond Congress?

Jaipur: Both Rajasthan’s ruling Congress and opposition BJP claimed victory as the results for the urban local bodies elections, held in 20 districts on Thursday, were announced on Sunday. While the Congress won a total of 1,197 seats, the BJP claimed 1,140 seats out of total 3,034 seats, said election commission officers. The NCP won … Read more