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China to send duck army to help Pakistan fight locusts

China deployed ducks, whose natural diet includes insects, to fight a similar infestation in its northwestern region of Xinjiang two decades ago, reportedly with consider

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 12:41 pm

Pink Floyds Roger Waters recites Aamir Azizs Sab Yaad Rakha Jayega, calls Narendra Modi a fascist

The legendary musician was at a protest in London demanding the release of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, where he made a reference to the anti-CAA protests in India

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 12:38 pm

Sixteen cows, two calves killed in fire accident near Usilampatti

The police suspect that electrical short-circuit could have triggered the fire in the shed of a farmer

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 12:34 pm

Juvenile held for COVID-19 rumour on WhatsApp

The minor had spread the rumour after a meat stall owner asked him to pay money

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 12:27 pm

University of Madras not to appoint faculty for now

Vice Chancellor bound by GO to not make fresh appointments at the end of his tenure

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 12:13 pm

Womens T20 World Cup: India post below-par 133-8 against New Zealand, despite Shafalis 46

Invited to bat, 16-year-old Shafali once again provided the fireworks.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 11:34 am

Denmark confirms first COVID-19 case in man returning from holiday in Italy

The man was put in isolation in his own home.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 11:28 am

Angered by Democrat leaders criticism, BJP leader threatens party will play a role in U.S. elections, then del..

Bernie Sanders had called U.S. President Donald Trumps response to the violence sparked by the CAA a failure of leadership

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 11:25 am

Mama Mia! Its a pizza

Whats it like when Italys favourite dish makes it to UNESCOs list of cultural heritage?

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 11:03 am

CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar to address rally in Patna on February 27

My rally is based on morality and has nothing to do with politics, he says, after protests against his visit

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 10:28 am

CS reviews progress of Jammu-Srinagar NHAI four laning project

STATE TIMES NEWS JAMMU: Chief Secretary, B. V. R. Subrahmanyam, on Wednesday reviewed progress of four laning of Jammu-Srinagar National Highway (NH44) being executed by

Statetimes 27 Feb 2020 10:17 am

Delhi violence, live updates: death toll climbs to 32

Several patients at GTB hospital complain of breathing problems, palpitation.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 10:14 am

Saudi Arabia halts travel to Islams holiest site over virus fears

The extraordinary decision by Saudi Arabia stops foreigners from reaching the holy city of Mecca and the Kaaba, the cube-shaped structure the worlds 1.8 billion Muslims p

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 10:09 am

Business Live: Q3 GDP to grow at 4.5%, says SBI

News updates from the world of economy, markets, and finance

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 9:38 am

Malaysian king summons Mahathir, whos trying to be PM again

I just want to do what is best for the country. I believe, rightly or wrongly, politics and political parties must be set aside for now. If allowed, I will form an admini

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 9:36 am

Jolly Joseph, prime accused in Koodathayi serial murder case, attempts suicide inside Kozhikode jail

Jolly Joseph brought to hospital around 5.30 a.m. on Thursday with a bleeding wound on her left wrist reportedly caused by a sharp instrument

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 9:36 am

China investigates release of SARS-Cov-2 infected inmate in Hubei

Media reports said an infected inmate was released from a Wuhan women's prison after completing her sentence. Family members then drove her to Beijing.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 9:11 am

Chinese students request OU to postpone exams

At least 12 students left for their home towns to celebrate Chinese New Year in January. They were pursuing final-year degree courses at Osmania University whose final ex

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 9:09 am

COVID-19: 124 evacuees from Diamond Princess back home, head to quarantine

A chartered flight was arranged to repatriate Indians on board the cruise ship Diamond Princess.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 8:36 am

Illegal parking of auto-rickshaws inconveniences road-users

Even as the authorities are celebrating the Pattana Pragathi programme with hype, issues concerning people of the town are being neglected.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 8:33 am

U.S.-S.Korea military drills postponed as COVID-19 spreads faster outside China

Brazil confirmed Latin America's first infection and the new disease - COVID-19 - was also detected for the first time in Pakistan, Sweden, Norway, Greece, Romania and Al

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 8:32 am

Minister welcomes Opposition participation in Pattana Pragathi

No dearth of funds for development works: Gangula Kamalakar

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 8:14 am

Tunisias parliament approves a coalition government

Elyes Fakhfakh, who was designated prime minister last month by President Kais Saied, has brought parties from across the political spectrum into his cabinet - and they c

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 8:13 am

Former Tamil Nadu Minister K.P.P Samy dead

Former Fisheries Minister and DMK MLA K.P.P. Samy died in Chennai after prolonged illness. He was elected from Tiruvottiyur constituency, and held the

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 8:08 am

Gunman kills 5 at Milwaukee brewery before taking own life

The assailant who attacked the Molson Coors complex was identified as a 51-year-old Milwaukee man who died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 8:06 am

SDPI flays Delhi violence

Members of the Social Democratic Party of India staged a demonstration here on Wednesday condemning the attack on anti-CAA protesters in Delhi and con

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 8:02 am

Stalins comment a rant, says CM

Chief Minster Edappadi K.Palaniswami on Wednesday ridiculed DMK leader M.K.Stalin over the latters comment on him wearing a green shawl. Mr. Stalin

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:58 am

Sports kits distributed to tribal youth

The officials of the 198th Battalion of CRPF organised a civic action programme at G. Madugula. Plastic drums were distributed and sports kits were gi

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:54 am

Steps to ensure care for elderly need of the hour

Workshop on geriatric care begins

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:52 am

PFC to spend 1.43 crore on skill training of youth

It signs an agreement with IGIAT

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:48 am

Free tailoring training from March 14

A 40-day free training programme in tailoring and fashion designing for unemployed women will be organised under the aegis of Sri Sathya Sai Seva Orga

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:45 am

Polytechnic sports meet begins

Tourism Minister Muttamsetti Srinivas Rao inaugurated the two-day All-India South Zone Inter-Polytechnic Sports and Games Meet at Behara Subhakar Poly

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:43 am

Become job-givers

Principal of RVR & JC College of Engineering K. Srinivasu on Wednesday said instead of becoming job-seekers, students should think of becoming job

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:39 am

Constable suspended in Krishna district

A constable was suspended on Wednesday for allegedly accepting a bribe from gamblers recently under Chilakalapudi police station limits in Krishna dis

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:36 am

COVID-19: Trump tells Americans risk is low, puts VP Pence in charge of U.S. response

Public health officials were ready, willing and able to move quickly if the virus spreads, said President Trump.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:34 am

Education incomplete without art and craft

Look alive, official urges students

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:33 am

UCL 2020: Lucas Tousart's goal gives Lyon hard-fought 1-0 win over Juventus

Italian champion Juventus is bidding to end a 24-year-wait to win the Champions League, but woke up too late in this match.

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 7:16 am

UCL 2020: Kevin De Bruyne leads remarkable Man City comeback win in Madrid

Jesus and De Bruyne on target as City fight back to win 2-1

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 6:46 am

Bengal BJP to accord civic reception to Amit Shah

The West Bengal unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP) will accord a civic reception to Union Home Minister Amit Shah and BJP president J.P. Nadda

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 5:27 am

Children showcase their talent at Sangamam 2020

Captivating works of art by young artistes displayed at the cultural event

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 5:17 am

Great Lakes founder announces endowment fund for varsity

Grant to help conduct faculty development programmes

The Hindu 27 Feb 2020 5:09 am

Union MoS, LG discuss modalities for strengthening power sector in J&K

STATE TIMES NEWS JAMMU: Union Minister of State for Power and New & Renewable Energy (Independent Charge) and Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneur

Statetimes 27 Feb 2020 2:08 am