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Cold wave persists in North India, but Delhi gets some relief
Large parts of north India reeled under numbing cold on Tuesday with the mercury remaining below freezing point at most places in Jammu and Kashmir, while dense fog in the early hours of the......
Why Tamil Nadu Governor Ravi Has Got It Wrong
Words and actions like those of R N Ravi and a vocal section of the state BJP have only added to Tamil fears and suspicions, points out N Sathiya Moorthy. IMAGE: Tamil Nadu Governor Ravindra......
Delhi shivers at 1.9 deg C; dense fog hits road, rail traffic
A severe cold wave walloped Delhi on Sunday, with the minimum temperature at the Safdarjung Observatory, the city's primary weather station, plunging to a bone-chilling 1.9 degrees Celsius, the......
'Orange' alert in North India as intense cold wave continues
An intense cold wave crippled north India, including Delhi, on Saturday with the minimum temperature in parts of the capital plunging to a bone-chilling 1.5 degrees Celsius. IMAGE: Street vendor......
13 coaches of express train derail in Rajasthan, 26 hurt
Thirteen coaches of the Bandra-Jodhpur Suryanagari Express derailed near Rajasthan's Pali in the early hours of Monday, leaving 26 passengers injured, officials said. IMAGE: People gather near a......
How Coal India is chasing the monsoon to reduce coal supply disruptions
Way before the rains arrived at Talwandi Sabo Power plant in Punjab, the one check the coal ministry was carrying out was the availability of coal stock with the generator. Illustration: Dominic......
Railways not to cancel any more passenger trains
The Indian Railways has decided to not cancel any more passenger trains to accommodate more freight traffic for coal transport. Photograph: Swapan Mahapatra/PTI Photo It will also gradually......
High speed Wi-Fi now available at 6,100 rail stations
The high-speed free Wi-Fi internet facility is now available at 6,100 railway stations across the country, RailTel said on Tuesday. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com "The milestone of 6,100......
RailTel kiosks to soon offer mobile recharge, bill payment & more
Passengers in 200 railway stations across India will soon be able to recharge their mobiles, pay electricity bills, fill up Aadhaar and Pan card forms and even file taxes with help from Common......
Crucial fertiliser shortage may pinch farmers
Enthused by rising potato prices after a prolonged slump, Pradeep Sharma was planning to sow the crop on his 15-acre farm near Agra slightly earlier than usual. The delayed departure of the......
CWG 2022: Boxers ensure seven medals for India
IMAGE: Amit Panghal, in blue, punches Lennon Mulligan of Scotland during the men’s 48kg-51kg (Flyweight) quarter-final fight on day seven of the 2022 Commonwealth Games on Thursday.......
Railways suspend Sushil; WFI may not renew contract
If a government servant is found involved in grievous crimes, he or she is usually suspended till the case is underway IMAGE: Arrested in a murder case, double Olympic-medallist Sushil Kumar is......
Railways set to suspend Sushil, WFI to wait and watch
IMAGE: Olympic medal-winning wrestler Sushil Kumar arrested in connection with the Chhatrasal Stadium brawl that led to the death of a wrestler, in New Delhi. Photograph: PTI Photo The......
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