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Delhi

Delhi to vie for Unesco Heritage status in 2016

Delhi withdrew its bid for the Unesco World Heritage City tag this year, but conservators feel “all is not lost” for the historic city and it maybe in the global reckoning next year as the AAP governm

Mumbai

Peripheral areas to get blood banks

After years of procrastinating, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is soon to make blood banks available at peripheral areas, reaching out to a greater pool of patients and reducing the pres

Chennai

Tamil Nadu: Mullaperiyar dam under terror threat

In a startling revelation the Tamil Nadu government on Friday informed the Supreme Court that pan-islamic terror outfits have threatened to blow up Mullaperiyar dam in Kerala with explosives laden veh

Hyderabad

‘Bhatkal didn’t use cellphone inside jail’

Telangana prison officials on Saturday denied reports that jailed IM operative Yasin Bhatkal had called his wife using a mobilephone from Cherlapalli jail.

Kolkata

MLA booked for manhandling ADM

Heavyweight CPI MLA E.S. Bijimol had a brush with the law when she allegedly manhandled Idukki additional district magistrate Moncy P.

Kerala

15 held after CISF jawan dies in Kerala airport clash

CCTV image of Calicut International Airport where clashes between CISF and AAI staff took place in Kozhikode. (Photo: PTI)

Karipur airport in Kerala, which saw bloody clashes between the CISF and fire services personnel leading to the death of a CISF jawan on Wednesday night, began to limp back to normality on Thursday.

Bengaluru

University Vice-Chancellor spends Rs 4 crore to renovate bungalow

Golden bathroom fittings for the children’s bath, gold German-made bathroom fittings for the guest bath, gold bathroom fittings for the main bathroom, five LED TVs, each worth Rs 4,96,575, five import

When it was observed in this column a month ago that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had suffered a precipitous loss of popularity within one year flat, faster than his predecessors who lasted longer tha

Pamela Hartigan, director of the Schwab Foundation, drew up a list of 10 points common to people who become dissatisfied with the world around them and decide to create their own work.