Karnataka to give land for new airport at Mysuru: Prabhu

Mysuru, Oct 20 : Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy has agreed to give about 300 acres of land for building a new airport in this city of palaces, said Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday. “Met @CM of Karnataka and discussed issues related to aviation. He agreed to give about 300 acres of land […]

Bengal bids adieu to goddess Durga on Dashami through idol immersion

Kolkata, Oct 19 : Teary-eyed devotees bade an emotional farewell, as idols of goddess Durga and her children were immersed in rivers and lakes across West Bengal on the occasion of Vijaya Dashami on Friday, as the five-day revelry and merriment centering Eastern India’s biggest festival Durga Puja came to an end. Scrambling to touch […]

Punjab train tragedy: Goyal returning India

New Delhi, Oct 19 : Following the train disaster in Punjab, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday canceled his engagements in the US and was on his way back to India. More than 50 people are feared dead in the incident. Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha, Railway Board chairman Ashwani Lohani and Northern […]

Harsimrat Badal blames Congress administration for Punjab train tragedy

Amritsar, Oct 19 : Opposition Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Friday blamed the Congress administration for the tragic train disaster here in Punjab which claimed over 50 lives. The accident happened when a speeding train crushed Dusshera revellers who were watching the burning of a Ravan effigy from a railway track. “The entire onus is […]