PM launches UDAN: Regional Connectivity Scheme for Civil Aviation from Shimla

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today launched UDAN – the Regional Connectivity Scheme for civil aviation, from Shimla Airport. Under this...

Fire Collapses Portion of Interstate Highway in Atlanta

A bridge on Interstate 85 in Atlanta collapsed as a fire raged beneath it, authorities said, sending black smoke into the air and briefly...

Mamata Banerjee to Formally Announce Mirik As New Sub-Division

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is on an official tour to north Bengal, today will formally declare Mirik, earlier a block under...

Iranian Woman Visiting Family on Tourist Visa Detained in US

An Iranian woman has been detained by federal authorities in an Oregon jail despite holding a tourist visa to visit her family in the US,...

Australia to Begin Evacuating Cyclone-Hit Island Resorts

Emergency services plan to evacuate thousands of people stranded on resort islands with water supplies running low in Australia's tropical...