Ebola outbreak: Indian pharmacy worker died in Liberia
Nov 27, 2014 at 12:37 | Source:
An Indian man working in Liberia died in September after contracting the deadly Ebola virus, India's foreign ministry has said. The man's family was informed after his death and he was buried in Liberia. Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia hav...
E-visa facility for 43 countries to be launched tomorrow
Nov 27, 2014 at 10:49 | Source:
New Delhi: Visitors from over 40 countries, including Germany, the US, Israel and Palestine, will soon be able to avail the much-awaited electronic visa facility which is set to be launched on November 27.The e-visa facility for 43 countries would be...
In the footsteps of US: Delhi airport to get new system for security check
Nov 27, 2014 at 09:26 | Source:
New Delhi: An electronic system for alerting authorities about suspicious travellers will be launched tomorrow at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here.The new electronic Indian Customs Advanced Passenger Information System (APIS) has been dev...
Rajya Sabha disrupted, loses question hour
Nov 27, 2014 at 06:30 | Source:
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha saw several disruptions Tuesday on the first working day of the winter session, losing its question hour to protests.While Congress leaders protested the re-naming of a part of the Rajiv Gandhi International A...
Rajya Sabha loses question hour to disruption
Nov 27, 2014 at 05:45 | Source:
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha lost its question hour Tuesday as Congress leaders protested against the re-naming of a part of the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad.The issue was raised by Congress leader Anand Sharma, who sai...
Two killed as shell hits bus in eastern Ukraine
Nov 27, 2014 at 03:30 | Source:
Moscow, Nov 25 (IANS/EFE) At least two people were killed Tuesday and several others were wounded when an artillery shell hit a bus in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk under the control of the pro-Russian separatists, the rebel-appointed mayor o...
Modi arrives in Nepal for Saarc summit
Nov 27, 2014 at 03:15 | Source:
Kathmandu, Nov 25 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Modi arrived Kathmandu Tuesday afternoon in a special Indian Air Force aircraft to attend the 18th Saarc Summit Nov 26-27.He was escorted by three other aircraft while flying from New Delhi to Kathmandu....
Land won't be a problem in Bengal, Mamata tells industrialists
Nov 26, 2014 at 17:13 | Source:
Haldia (WB): Assuring industry captains that land would not be an issue, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said that the land bank, set up by her government, was there to meet the need."We have land bank. Land will not be a...
RS Question Hour disrupted over naming of Hyderabad domestic airport
Nov 26, 2014 at 14:40 | Source:
New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday disrupted the functioning of Rajya Sabha over the naming of Hyderabad domestic airport, contending that Rajiv Gandhi's name has been removed and should be restored, a demand rejected by the government.Days after the d...