February 12, 2009 3:06:01 am

More than 50 ‘bhuvas’ (faith healers) participated in a meet which was held to appeal slum dwellers to reduce their reliance on black magic and consult medical doctors for their mental health issues.

February 12, 2009 3:04:41 am

The foundation ceremony for the railway overbridge at Shyam Nagar railway crossing has been postponed.

February 12, 2009 3:03:30 am

The tiger whose carcass was found in a canal in Pilibhit on Monday had died of old age. This,according to the postmortem conducted by the Indian Veterinary Research Institute in Bareilly.

February 12, 2009 3:02:53 am

It seems top officials at the Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) have learnt the “better late than never” formula,as they have asked its officials to pull up their socks...

February 12, 2009 3:02:05 am

The Varanasi police gunned down dreaded gangster Rinku Tiwari in an exchange of fire on Wednesday.

February 12, 2009 2:59:27 am

The two-member inquiry committee formed by the state government to investigate into the cataract operations...

February 12, 2009 2:59:07 am

To initiate research focused on HIV/AIDS in adolescents,the South Florida University (SFU) has collaborated with three medical institutes in Gujarat...

February 12, 2009 2:58:09 am

The Ambedkar Nagar police arrested the son of former Bahujan Samaj Party legislator from Katehry and his two accomplices on Wednesday on charges of double murder.

February 12, 2009 2:56:46 am

The financial crunch has also brought 12,000 vehicles of the police department to a standstill.

February 12, 2009 2:55:21 am

The axe may soon fall on UP Home Secretary Mahesh Gupta,with the Election Commission’s direction that no officer against whom a criminal case is pending in court should be associated with election-related work.

February 12, 2009 2:54:01 am

A group of lawyers manhandled Waliullah,accused in the Varanasi blasts of 2006,as he was emerging from the courtroom on Wednesday.

February 12, 2009 2:49:47 am

Even as the Godhra Municipality has elected BJP leader Murli Moolchandani as its president,two cases of negligence filed against him in the Dussehra effigy burning case are still pending.

February 12, 2009 2:49:43 am

“Kyunki mere pas awaz hai,mere pas unka saath hai...” — it was the awaz and message of Mayawati that the crooning voice of Kailash Kher was ferrying across airwaves to millions of drawing rooms in the country.

February 12, 2009 2:48:43 am

While Rahul Gandhi,the Congress General Secretary,is scheduled to visit Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited (SSNNL) on February 14...

February 12, 2009 2:47:33 am

With hardly two days left for All India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretary Rahul Gandhi's arrival at M S University (MSU)...

February 12, 2009 2:46:46 am

Days after after work at the Rae Bareli rail coach factory formally began in the presence of UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi...

February 12, 2009 2:46:27 am

The first four-day Indo-US international workshop on clinical research methods was organised at the Pride Hotel on Wednesday.

February 12, 2009 2:45:12 am

The government has appointed Forensic Science Laboratory director Dr J M Vyas as director general of Gujarat Forensic Sciences University — the first of its kind in the country — being set up in Gandhinagar. He took over the charge on Wednesday.

February 12, 2009 2:44:51 am

The financial burden caused by the implementation of the Sixth Pay Commission appears to have hit the state police hard,with the salary of the officers now being disbursed from the Treasury Roll (TR-27) in 70 districts of the state.

February 12, 2009 2:42:16 am

Union Minister for Small Scale Industries Mahabir Prasad is facing a murder charge after a case was registered against him at the Gaghan police station of Gorakhpur district late on Tuesday night.