Ready to become PM, says RahulTop Stories

Ready to become PM, says Rahul

Bengaluru, May 8: Congress president Rahul Gandhi said today he is ready to occupy the prime minister’s post if his party emerges as the “biggest” party in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, making known his ambition for the topmost executive…

Siddaramaiah threatens PM Modi, Shah, BSY with Rs 100 crore defamation suitTop Stories

Siddaramaiah threatens PM Modi, Shah, BSY with Rs 100 crore defamation suit

New Delhi, May 7: In a development that takes the already intense Karnataka elections into the legal domain, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has reportedly filed a legal defamation suit against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit…

5-judge SC bench to hear petition for CJI impeachment todayTop Stories

5-judge SC bench to hear petition for CJI impeachment today

New Delhi, May 7: A five-judge constitution bench was on Monday constituted in the Supreme Court to hear tomorrow the petition moved by two Congress MPs challenging the rejection of the impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra…

Governor bats for  rain water harvestingTop Stories

Governor bats for rain water harvesting

Dimapur, May 7: Nagaland Governor PB Acharya has stressed on the importance of rain water harvesting in the State. Stating that hill stations face water scarcity during the dry season, he said rainwater harvesting was the need of the hour.…

Govt sets up multi-disciplinary group to  plug Maoist funds, seize assetsTop Stories

Govt sets up multi-disciplinary group to plug Maoist funds, seize assets

New Delhi, May 7: Government has set up a multi-disciplinary group to initiate action to choke funding sources of Maoists and to seize assets of their leaders, officials said on Monday. The group comprises officers from various central agencies and…

NSDMA issues landslides alertTop Stories

NSDMA issues landslides alert

Dimapur, May 7: The Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority (NSDMA) has issued alert about likelihood of floods in low lying areas (Dimapur, Tizit & Tuli), erosion of river banks in landslides as a result of the incessant rains in the…

IMD alert forecasts thunderstorm, squall in  several Indian states on TuesdayTop Stories

IMD alert forecasts thunderstorm, squall in several Indian states on Tuesday

NEW DELHI, May 7: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) today issued an alert forecasting that several parts of north India could witness thunderstorm and squall tomorrow with winds gusting up to 50-70 kilometers per hour. The IMD issued an amber-coloured…

AFSPA may be withdrawn from J&K, Assam & Nagaland if situation improves: RijijuTop Stories

AFSPA may be withdrawn from J&K, Assam & Nagaland if situation improves: Rijiju

NEW DELHI, May 7: Days after the Centre completely removed the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) from Meghalaya and partly restricted it in Arunachal Pradesh, it emerged on Sunday that the Act may be removed from other states like…

Thunderstorms, rains likely in 13 states, 2 UTs today: Nagaland likely to get heavy rain for next 2 daysTop Stories

Thunderstorms, rains likely in 13 states, 2 UTs today: Nagaland likely to get heavy rain for next 2 days

New Delhi, May 6: Thunderstorms accompanied by squall, hail and heavy rains are likely to occur in at least 13 states and two Union Territories across the country on Monday, the Home Ministry said. Thunderstorm accompanied with squall and hail…

Heavy rain lashes Akuluto townTop Stories

Heavy rain lashes Akuluto town

Kohima, May 6: Rains accompanied by storm which has been lashing the region for a week now has created devastation in several places including Nagaland. In the latest incident, heavy rain accompanied by storm lashed Akuluto town Sunday afternoon in…