Heavy rains trigger landslide on Imphal-Dimapur NH-39

Imphal, Aug 26 Incessant rainfall since last night triggered a landslide on NH 39 in Manipur, cutting off the lifeline of the state, the police said.The landslide which occurred today at Makhan area...

Aug 26, 2017 3:33 PM | Newsscroll

Rice basmati softens on low demand

New Delhi, Aug 26 In restricted activity, rice basmati prices fell by upto Rs 300 per quintal at wholesale grains market today owing to slackened demand.However, other grains held steady in thin...

Aug 26, 2017 2:09 PM | Newsscroll

PM Modi announces Rs 500 crore relief for flood-hit Bihar after aerial survey

Bihar [India], August 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday declared an immediate relief of Rs. 500 crore for flood-hit Bihar after undertaking an aerial survey of affected areas. ...

Aug 25, 2017 2:56 PM | Newsscroll

PM makes aerial survey of flood-hit Bihar; announces Rs 500 cr

Purnea (Bihar), Aug 26 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made an aerial survey of flood-hit areas of Bihar and announced Rs 500 crore as immediate relief for the state besides Rs 2 lakh each to the...

Aug 26, 2017 1:33 PM | Newsscroll

New species of gigantic, long necked dinosaurs found

New York, Aug 26 Scientists have discovered a new species of long-necked titanosaurian dinosaur in Tanzania that lived about 70 to 100 million years ago.The new species named Shingopana songwensis...

Aug 26, 2017 12:57 PM | Newsscroll

UP floods: Nodal officers monitoring rehabilitation efforts, says Siddharthnath Singh

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug.26 : Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharthnath Singh on Saturday said that the state government is taking all appropriate measures to provide relief and...

Aug 25, 2017 1:31 PM | Newsscroll

Hurricane Harve makes landfall in central Texas

(Eds: Updates with landfall)By Seema Hakhu KachruHouston, Aug 26 Tropical storm Harvey, the most powerful hurricane to hit the US mainland in 12 years, today made landfall in central Texas coast...

Aug 26, 2017 12:01 PM | Newsscroll

Bihar floods: PM Modi reaches Purnia, will inspect situation with CM Nitish Kumar

Purnia (Bihar) [India], August 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached Purnia and would make an aerial survey of the flood affected areas in Bihar, with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who...

Aug 25, 2017 12:11 PM | Newsscroll

Body of 3rd US marine killed off Australian coast recovered

Brisbane, Aug 26 The remains of the third and final US Marine killed when a military aircraft crashed off the east Australian coast have been recovered, the Marine Corps has said.There were 26...

Aug 26, 2017 9:22 AM | Newsscroll

PM Modi leaves for Bihar to take stock of flood-hit areas

Patna (Bihar) [India], August 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has left for Bihar today, to take a stock of the flood-hit areas. The Prime Minister would make an aerial survey of the...

Aug 25, 2017 10:12 AM | Newsscroll