Digest for domestic stories for week Aug 12 - Aug 18, 2017

SaturdayNew Delhi: An Indian Army team has crashed out of international 'Tank Biathlon' held in Russia after its main battle tank T-90 developed technical snag.Srinagar: Two army men were killed and...

Aug 19, 2017 2:27 PM | Newsscroll

Ahmed Patel slams BJP, accuses it of 'misusing agency'

New Delhi [India], August 17 : Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Thursday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah stating that the...

Aug 16, 2017 6:50 PM | Newsscroll

Rahul's remarks 'political cry' arising out of deep sense of dismay: BJP

New Delhi [India], August 17 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday hit back at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for cornering the Central Government and said his statements are...

Aug 16, 2017 5:41 PM | Newsscroll

Gorakhpur tragedy: PIL filed seeking judicial inquiry, financial irregularities cited

Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 17 : A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Allahabad High Court in connection with the Gorakhpur deaths seeking a judicial inquiry in the...

Aug 16, 2017 4:00 AM | Newsscroll

5 more deaths at Gorakhpur hospital; toll since Aug 7 reaches

71(Eds: Adds details; including five deaths since yesterday)Gorakhpur (UP), Aug 16 Five more encephalitis- related child deaths were reported from the Baba Raghav Das Medical College hospital since...

Aug 16, 2017 9:39 PM | Newsscroll

'Undeclared emergency' imposed on television and newspapers: Congress

New Delhi [India], August 16 : The Congress party on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government over the recent incidents including the row surrounding Tripura Chief...

Aug 15, 2017 8:20 PM | Newsscroll

Troopers assisted kin, authorities in BRD medical college: SSB

By Arunav SinhaGorakhpur (UP), Aug 16 A paramilitary team on a training programme in a government-run hospital where at least 60 children died last week was pressed into action when news broke about...

Aug 16, 2017 6:22 PM | Newsscroll

Rahul corners PM Modi over Gorakhpur tragedy, J-K unrest

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], August 16 : Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday cornered Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over various issues...

Aug 15, 2017 6:26 PM | Newsscroll

Criminal negligence if anyone dies due to oxygen supply shortage: UP Health Min.

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), August 16 : Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh on Wednesday stated that it's a clear case of criminal negligence, if someone dies due to disruption in...

Aug 15, 2017 3:41 PM | Newsscroll

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy continues, 6 more children die

Gorakhpur/Bengaluru, Aug 14 Six more children have died from encephalitis since Saturday at state-run BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur where the death of nearly 70 of them, including...

Aug 14, 2017 8:49 PM | Newsscroll