Guwahati/New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday asked Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to order that the Indo-Bangladesh border fencing, including in the riverine section, be completed at the earliest.
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Switching off lights and electrical appliances during the Earth Hour initiative this year, Delhi saved around 290 MW of power, the capital's distribution companies (discoms) announced on Sunday.
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday offered to help a German patient, who was cured of a lung disease in a Kolkata hospital, to return home following a plea on social media.
Kolkata, March 26 (IANS) Seven persons were killed and two others seriously injured when their van collided head on with a truck in West Bengal's Burdwan district on Sunday, police said.
Hyderabad, March 26 (IANS) Leaders and activists of the Left parties, the Telangana Joint Action Committee and other people's organisations were arrested here Sunday during a protest against shifting of 'dharna chowk', a long-time popular spot for staging protests.
Imphal, March 26 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Sunday the state's territorial integrity will be protected.
Srinagar, March 26 (IANS) Militants ransacked the house of a police officer in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district and drove off with his son and nephew in his car before freeing the youngsters and torching the vehicle, police said.
Kozhikode, March 26 (IANS) Kerala Transport Minister A.K. Saseendran resigned on Sunday after an audio emerged in which he is heard having a lewd conversation with a woman on phone.
Srinagar, March 26 (IANS) Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were killed on Sunday after a brief gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.
Jammu, March 26 (IANS) Two of the three persons who snatched an AK-47 rifle from a policeman here have been arrested, police said on Sunday.