Updated : 1 hour, 47 min ago IST
New Delhi [India] Aug 20 (ANI): Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Monday called a review meeting to take stock of the Kerala floods with Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha Harivansh, and decided to donate a month's salary for relief measures.
Updated : 3 hours, 29 min ago IST
Kochi (Kerala) [India], Aug. 20 (ANI): A day after air traffic to and from Kerala's Cochin International Airport was completely halted due to flash floods, the first commercial flight landed at Kochi Naval Air Station on Monday.
Updated : 10 hours, 32 min ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 20 (ANI): Downplaying Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's speech in the National Assembly, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Syed Khursheed Shah on Sunday said that the former's address did not match the stature of a premier of the country.
Updated : 12 hours, 46 min ago IST
Dubai [UAE], Aug 20 (ANI): A Gulf firm has fired a man from Kerala after he made insensitive comments on a social media post on the plight of the flood-hit victims in the state.
Updated : 14 hours, 32 min ago IST
Kurukshetra (Haryana) [India], Aug 20 (ANI): Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Sunday announced that his party would contest the 2019 parliamentary elections in Haryana independently.
Updated : 15 hours, 10 min ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 20 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday laid the roadmap for his country's development and governance while spelling out his priorities in foreign policy in his maiden speech after being sworn-in as the 22nd prime minister of the country.
Updated : 16 hours, 34 min ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 19 (ANI): In his maiden speech after taking over as the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan on late Sunday night said that it is important to change the direction of the country or else it will head towards disaster.
Updated : 18 hours, 46 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): As the massive floods have wreaked havoc in Kerala, the National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) on Sunday directed the central ministries to focus on provision of emergency supplies of food, water, medicines and restoration of essential services in the
Updated : 22 hours, 53 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) on Sunday said that the recently released back series data on the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the country are not official estimates.
Updated : 1 day ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Director General Sanjay Kumar on Sunday said that the people stranded due to the floods in Kerala should keep their calm, and assured them that help will arrive from the rescue teams deployed in the state.
Updated : 1 day, 1 hour ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Sunday said the nation's economy under the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is on a downward trend and added that it is "not in very competent hands."
Updated : 1 day, 4 hours ago IST
Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Aug 19 (ANI): The IAS Officers Association of Andhra Pradesh (IASOA -AP) on Sunday decided to contribute one day's salary of its members to support the flood-ravaged victims of Kerala.