Oct 31, 2014 12:48 PM According to Police, over 70 line rooms went under the rubble in one of the most damaging landslides in the natural disaster prone Badulla District.
Oct 31, 2014 12:34 PM According to Police, over 70 line rooms went under the rubble in one of the most damaging landslides in the natural disaster prone Badulla District.
Oct 30, 2014 03:46 PM Afghanistan has also shown keen interest for sharing India’s experience in respect of climate change.
Oct 30, 2014 03:06 PM "We want our youth force to maintain distance from militancy and drug addiction,” he said.
Oct 29, 2014 02:00 PM NITs should adopt at least one village each and transform them into model villages worthy of replication, said Pranab Mukherjee, the Indian President.
Oct 29, 2014 04:22 PM The Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina handed over the cheques and savings certificates from her Relief and Welfare Fund among the family members.
Oct 29, 2014 01:09 PM
Activists feel that instead of controlling human trafficking in India, the proposed legislation will provide a legal framework to embolden it.
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Oct 29, 2014 08:00 AM Wi-Fi facility shall be available to the passengers on their Mobile Phones free of charges initially for a period of 30 minutes.
Oct 29, 2014 11:03 AM The four day conference also includes ‘microsymposia’ on certain lesser discussed topics like aloe vera, biosensors and bioplastics.
Oct 28, 2014 11:02 AM Prakash Jaavadekar, the Indian environment minister, stressed on participatory approach for fighting climate change challenges.
Oct 27, 2014 05:38 PM The annual number of polio cases has fallen from 350,000 in 1988, to 416 in 2013, and 243 so far this year – an extraordinary drop of more than 99 percent.
Oct 27, 2014 04:01 PM Pakistan today accounts for 85 percent of the world’s polio cases today.
Oct 27, 2014 03:15 PM Dr Jitendra Singh, India’s Minister of State for Science & Technology, said that Indian bureaucrats need constant re-orientation because they are faced with new challenges every day.
Oct 27, 2014 12:40 PM According to a UN official Sri Lanka has become the best country in the region that has a better environment for children and gender equality.
Oct 25, 2014 08:00 AM “Entrenched poverty and prejudice, and vast gulfs between wealth and destitution, can undermine the fabric of societies,” said Ban Ki-moon, the UN chief.
Oct 26, 2014 08:00 AM “Two years without malaria cases is a huge achievement,” said Dr Richard Feachem, Director of the Global Health Group (GHG).
Oct 24, 2014 08:00 AM “Family farmers are key to unlocking global progress,” said the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.
Oct 22, 2014 12:58 PM “Handwashing with soap is one of the cheapest, most effective ‘vaccines’ against viral diseases,” a UNICEF official said.
Oct 22, 2014 12:29 PM “Political commitment and leadership from governments is the first step towards achieving food security,” says an FAO official.
Oct 21, 2014 08:00 AM Experts were addressing a farmers' field day organised by Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI).