Tuesday, Jul 16 2019 | Time 20:00 Hrs(IST)
  • ISSF Jr World Cup: Vijayveer Sidhu clinches Gold
  • Make Jal Shakti Abhiyan public movement: Devender Singh
  • Shekhawat to report to PM on Assam floods tomorrow
  • ‘Tough’ is easy for Sharath’s Team India
  • KIIT athletic track to be named after sprinter Dutee Chand
  • KIIT athletic track to be named after sprinter Dutee Chand
  • JeI ban: Tribunal to hold sittings at Leh on July 20, 22
  • Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Dy, get bail in defamation case
  • Assam Flood: Centre releases Rs 251 55 cr for relief operations
  • Heavy rain in Konkan during next 24 hours
  • Calcutta High Court stays arrest of two Bongaon councillors
  • Religious, tourist places of Kurukshetra to be renovated: Khattar
  • K'taka crisis deepens: Apex court asks Speaker to take a decision by tomorrow
  • Amarnath yatra: Record 2 lakh pilgrims pay obeisance in 16 days
  • Elephant attack claims 369 lives in odisha during last four years

Ockhi Cyclone: Death toll climbs to 72

Ockhi Cyclone: Death toll climbs to 72

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 14 (UNI) The death toll in Cyclone Ockhi rose to 72 with six more decomposed bodies found on Thursday.

The six bodies were found 11 nautical miles off Beypore coast of Kozhikode. The fishermen who went for fishing found the bodies in the mid-sea. On Wednesday, 11 bodies were recovered from various coasts.

According to official sources, 10 bodies, kept at mortuaries in various hospitals, are yet to be identified. A body kept at the Medical College hospital was identified through DNA test on Wednesday.

The State Revenue Department claimed that about 102 fishermen are still missing.

However, the local church authorities said about 98 fishermen are missing from the Thiruvananthapuram district itself. The fishermen community fears that the death toll could touch 100 as more bodies are being recovered on every day.

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Make Jal Shakti Abhiyan public movement: Devender Singh

16 Jul 2019 | 7:57 PM

Kaithal, Jul 16 (UNI) Economic Advisor in the Union Labour and Employment Ministry Devender Singh on Tuesday said that all public representatives should make Jal Shakti Abhiyan a public movement to conserve precious water and to recharge under ground depleting water table.

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SCPWCR takes cognizance of Ramban, Budgam incidents

16 Jul 2019 | 7:47 PM

Srinagar, Jul 16 (UNI) The State Commission for Protection of Women and Child Rights (SCPWCR) on Tuesday took cognizance of two different incidents in Ramban and Budgam districts and has sought action taken report from the concerned regarding the same.

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Bigg Boss in Telangana under controversy

16 Jul 2019 | 7:44 PM

Hyderabad, Jul 16 (UNI) Popular reality show Bigg Boss in Telangana is facing string of controversies and legal hurdles before the third season of the show is set to commence on July 21.

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JeI ban: Tribunal to hold sittings at Leh on July 20, 22

16 Jul 2019 | 7:41 PM

Leh, Jul 16 (UNI) The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Tribunal would hold sittings here on July 20 and July 22 in pursuant to declare the Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) as an unlawful association.

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A decade of Social Entrepreneurship India Award

16 Jul 2019 | 7:41 PM

Kolkata, Jul 16 (UNI) Jubilant Bhartia Foundation and Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, a sister organisation of the World Economic Forum, celebrate 10
years of a vibrant partnership in bringing the most coveted social entrepreneurship
award in India.

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