Monthly Archives March 2017


Lucknow, March 30 (News India)- As many as 52 persons were injured when seven coaches of the Nizamuddin-bound Jabalpur-Nizamuddin Mahakaushal Express (12189) derailed near Kulpahad station in Mahoba district, 262 km from Lucknow, today. The incident took place around 2.05 am. Two of the 52 injured suffered fractures and had been admitted to Jhansi Medical […]


Karachi, March 30 (News India)- Two Indians have reportedly been arrested for living illegally in Karachi, during the 6th population and housing census in Pakistan. The Express Tribune quoted Sindh Census Commissioner Abdul Aleem Memon as saying that the two Indians had no legal documents and had been handed over to law-enforcement agencies. The Pakistan […]

New Trump order drops Iraq from travel ban list

Honolulu, March 30 (News India)- A federal judge in Hawaii decided to extend his order blocking President Donald Trump’s travel ban. US District Judge Derrick Watson issued the longer-lasting hold on the ban just hours after hearing arguments. Hawaii says the policy discriminates against Muslims and hurts the state’s tourist-dependent economy. The implied message in […]

Trump wants to make sure US nuclear arsenal at ‘top of the pack’

Washington, March 29 (News India)- US President Donald Trump today signed another controversial executive order to radically change his predecessor Barack Obama’s climate policies, dealing a body blow to the international efforts to combat global warming. Trump signed the order at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), keeping his campaign promise to support the coal industry. […]


Washington, March 29 (News India)-A 30-year-old Indian engineer has been killed and his wife critically injured when an intoxicated minivan driver rammed them from behind in a hit-and-run accident in the US city of Columbus. Anshul Sharma died on the spot while his wife Samira Bharadwaj, 28, was critically injured when the driver hit the […]


New Delhi, March 29 (News India)- The government has approved the acquisition of specialised artillery guns that will move on tank-type tracks to accompany tanks and mechanised regiments to battle. The Cabinet Committee on Security has approved the purchase of “tracked self-propelled” artillery guns, sources said today. Indian company Larsen Toubro (L&T) will produce the […]


New Delhi, March 29 (News India)- Noting that it had an open mind towards modifying its December 15 order banning liquor vends within 500 m of state and national highways across the country from April 1, 2017, the Supreme Court today asked states to suggest a way out to balance conflicting rights involved in the […]