BANGALORE RENAMED BENGALURU

BANGALORE RENAMED BENGALURU

Bengaluru, Nov 1 (IANS) Karnataka’s capital Bangalore Saturday shed its colonial name to become Bengaluru along with 11 other cities across the state, renamed in the native Kannada language.

The renaming of India’s tech hub and other cities coincided with Karnataka’s 59th formation day


BRITISH MAN WITH EBOLA ON FLIGHT BACK TO UK

BRITISH MAN WITH EBOLA ON FLIGHT BACK TO UK

A British healthcare worker who has tested positive for Ebola has left Sierra Leone on a Royal Air Force jet bound for the UK.

The man known to local staff as ’William’ is being flown to RAF Northolt near Heathrow from where he will be taken to an isolation unit at the Royal Free Hospital in north London. The flight on a specially equipped C17 plane will take about eight hours.

 

India-headed Malaysian plane returns home

India-headed Malaysian plane returns home

Kuala Lumpur: The Malaysian plane heading for India’s Bangalore city with 166 people on board had to return to Kuala Lumpur late Sunday after developing technical problem...

Pope celebrates Easter Sunday Mass

Pope celebrates Easter Sunday Mass

London, April 20 (IANS) Thousands of people have gathered in Vatican City to celebrate Easter Sunday. Pope Francis will lead the mass in St. Peter’s Square right in front of the St. Peter’s Basilica, BBC reported.

Modi is the flavour of Indian election coverage in US

Modi is the flavour of Indian election coverage in US

Washington, April 20 (IANS) As American media reports on the sounds, colours and smells of India’s crucial parliamentary election, Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial...

Iranian heavy water reactor dispute almost solved

Iranian heavy water reactor dispute almost solved

Tehran, April 20 (IANS) Iran’s Arak heavy water reactor dispute with the six world powers has almost been solved during their nuclear negotiations, the country’s atomic chief said Saturday.

Jaipur girl Koyal Rana crowned 51st Femina Miss India

Jaipur girl Koyal Rana crowned 51st Femina Miss India

Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Jaipur girl Koyal Rana was Saturday crowned Femina Miss India 2014 at the 51st edition of the beauty pageant here.

Smriti Irani to take on Rahul in Amethi

Smriti Irani to take on Rahul in Amethi

New Delhi: BJP Vice President and TV actress turned politician Smriti Irani will take on  Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi  from the prestigious Amethi Lok Sabha Constituency

Blasts in Manipur: One killed, four injured

Blasts in Manipur: One killed, four injured

Imphal(NDTV): One migrant labourer was killed and four others severely injured in an overnight blast in Manipur’s Chandel district.

Security forces recover 50 kg explosives in Chhattisgarh

Security forces recover 50 kg explosives in Chhattisgarh

Raipur(DC): Security forces on Thursday averted a possible landmine explosion on a vital road in poll-bound Chhattisgarh as they diffused two IEDs weighing 50 kg in the Dantewada area of the state.

Woman mimics voice of Sonia Gandhi

Woman mimics voice of Sonia Gandhi

New Delhi: The Attorney-General of India Goolam E Vahanvati on Monday filed a police complaint on a hoax call where the caller impersonated the voice of Congress president Sonia Gandhi...

Curiosity in Kumble as gas containers wash ashore

Curiosity in Kumble as gas containers wash ashore

Kasargod : There was  curiosity as well as tension in the air at Shiriya in Kumble  onJuly22, Monday when  gas containers were  washed ashore, Police officials along  with bomb detection ...

Students damage vehicles against job quota

Students damage vehicles against job quota

Allahabad : Hundreds of students in Allahabad went on a rampage Monday against the changed reservation policy of the State Public Service Commission and attacked the commission building...

Uttrakhand tragedy: villagers reject

Uttrakhand tragedy: villagers reject " Useless relief "

Rudrapur: A two-kg bag of rice handed over to Sangeeta Shukla in flood-ravaged Uttarakhands Rudrapur village is infested with tiny black insects...

Police officer loses control over the wheel: Five killed

Police officer loses control over the wheel: Five killed

Pune: In an tragic incident which occured, five people were killed when a Deputy Superintendent of Police lost control over his SUV near Pune last evening, police said.