Another bridge collapses in Bengal

Another bridge collapses in Bengal

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | Kolkata

Bridges continued to exhibit unpredictability as another under-construction viaduct, this time over a Sunderban river, collapsed on Monday morning, sources said. The labourers working at the site had a providential escape as they were about to join work in half-an-hour when a part of the bridge over Kalnagini river collapsed at...

EX-cop not allowed to move SC, alleges his wife; SC terms it serious

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court on Monday termed as “serious” the allegations made by the wife of arrested former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt that he was not being allowed to sign any document in custody to enable him approach the apex court. A bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Navin Sinha said the...

Nehru Memorial Fund gets eviction notice

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

Amidst the raging controversy surrounding the Nehru Memorial Museum Library (NMML), the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Fund, chaired by Sonia Gandhi and housed in the Teen Murti Estate in New Delhi , has been asked by Ministry of Housing and Urban Development to vacate the premises on grounds of “unauthorised occupation”,...

Kushwaha rejects cricket lingua of seat-sharing formula

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | PATNA

After the Bihar leaders of the RLSP disapproved of the talks on seat-sharing among the NDA partners, party chief and Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha on Monday summarily rejected the possibility of a 20:20 formula of seat-sharing. Instead of rejecting in clearcut terms, he said some people were introducing cricket format...

16-km long second phase of Hyderabad Metro Rail inaugurated

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | Omer Farooq | Hyderabad

Hyderabad, one of the fastest developing cities in India, today added another feather to its cap with the opening of the second phase of Metro Rail linking Ameerpet in the heart of the city to LB Nagar, a busy eastern suburb. The 16-km long route was formally inaugurated by Governor...

Sick Asiatic lions in Gir forest to be shifted to rescue centre

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | GANDHINAGAR

In the backdrop of the death of 11 Asiatic lions in its last abode – Gir Forest - the State forest department suddenly decided to form 64 teams to screen sick and weak big cats and immediately shift them to rescue centre. According to the claims of Gujarat forest officials, the...

Govt to organise 4th edition of int’l science fest

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PNS | New Delhi

In a tribute to the former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the Government has decided to organise the fourth edition of India International Science Festival (IISF) in his hometown in Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh. To be attended by approximately 10,000 delegates including students and teachers from India and abroad, a...

AIR launches FM station in border belt to counter Pak's anti-India propaganda

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

In a bid to counter anti-India propaganda by Pakistan through its radio penetration, India on Monday launched an FM station for the border belt near Amritsar that can be heard 50 km into the Pakistani territory. A 20kW FM transmitter of the All India Radio (AIR) located at Gharinda close to...

Sunday Edition

Jagatpur flyover opens to public

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Plogging drive launched

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Innovations, start-ups, products on display at IIT on Industry Day

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Water supply to get hit in a few pockets

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Sisodia, AAP MLAs discharged in case related to 2014 protest

23 September 2018 | SR | Sunday Pioneer

Death of 5 sewer workers: Two more arrested

23 September 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer