The New Indian Express - Nation - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:35:30 +0530 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 02:15:40 +0530 Nation Floods Inundate Kaziranga National Park Flood water from river Brahmaputra inundated major parts of a wildlife sanctuary, Kaziranga National Park (KNP) and rose to danger level in many areas of Golaghat district of Assam. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:27:14 +0530 Air India Bonanza Starts Today: You Can Fly for Rs.100 Now National carrier Air India has announced a jackpot for its passengers on the occasion of its merger day i.e. today, by offering a new scheme where tickets will be offered starting as low as Rs 100 apart from all applicable taxes. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:51:09 +0530 Lalu Prasad Yadav to Undergo Two Heart Surgeries Today RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, who was admitted to Asian Heart Institute in Mumbai on Monday, will today undergo two major heart surgeries-- one to replace an aortic valve and the other to repair the aorta. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:48:11 +0530 Omar Gets Back at Amit Shah for His Dynastic Politics Jibe Hitting back at BJP President Amit Shah for his dynastic politics jibe, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday termed it as "hypocrisy," saying the party should first "lecture" its friends in Maharashtra and Punjab. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:42:04 +0530 As A Governor I Will Give it My Best Shot: Mridula Sinha Newly appointed Governor of Goa, Mridula Sinha speaking to nnis said that she accepts the responsibility bestowed upon her and will try to cut down the communication gap between the governor’s office and government. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:38:43 +0530 Woman Kills Leopard With Sickle, Shovel in Uttarakhand A 56-year-old woman in Semkoti village in Uttarakhand’s Rudryaprayag district has survived a leopard attack by killing the animal with a sickle and a shovel. Kamala Negi is currently undergoing treatment at the base hospital in Srinagar. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:34:10 +0530 Advani, Joshi Axed From BJP Parliamentary Board Veteran BJP leaders LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi have been axed from the Parliamentary Board. The senior leaders will now be a part of the ‘Marg Darshak Mandal’. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:27:51 +0530 Ebola Suspected Passengers Taken for Inspection at New Delhi Airport New Delhi, Aug 26 (ANI): Three passengers who arrived at Delhi airport on Tuesday morning have been isolated over Ebola fears and taken for inspection, according to reports. Elaborate precautionary arrangements have been put in place at the Delhi and Mumbai airports to screen 112 stranded Indians who are arriving today by various flights from and around Ebola-hit Liberia. The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed more than 1,200 people since it began in December, 2013, the World Health Organisation has said. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:44:34 +0530 Its Time for India to Launch an Offensive Against Pakistan: Sena Shiv Sena leader, Sanjay Raut speaking to reporters in the financial capital said that it was high time that India took strong action against Pakistan. He was replying to a question on the ongoing ceasefire violations across the border. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:38:10 +0530 Fire at Basin Bridge Railway Yard, 2 Coaches Damaged A fire broke out at the Basin Bridge Railway yard located near Chennai Central station last night resulting in the damage of two railway coaches. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:35:22 +0530 Muslim Artists Prepare Dresses and Accessories for Idols of Hindu Gods Mathura, the land of lord Krishna in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh has presented some of the exuberant examples of inter- faith harmony. The brotherhood can be seen in the nook and corner of the region. And this oneness is not limited only in living together but they also display the same love for each other’s faith. Here, Muslims make dresses for Hindu idols and feel specially chosen by the almighty. The vibes are such that during the Hindu festivals, the Muslims gear up themselves to help them offer prayers easily. The devotees believe that they never feel any differences and people from far flung come here to seek blessings from lord Krishna. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:31:42 +0530 Will Perform Better in Next Elections: Shahnawaz Hussain Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:34:43 +0530 Chennai Relives Vintage Era In Style "In today’s fast paced world where cars have become hi tech over time, when classic vintage cars are rolled out of the garage, people are forced to turn their heads to catch a glimpse of each masterpiece built over ages. The city of Chennai is celebrating its 375th foundation day and as a part of this occasion the city is celebrating Madras week the vintage way. " Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:02:52 +0530 Vinod Rai Should Have Revolted Against Congress Before: Ali Anwar Reacting to the revelations made by former CAG Vinod Rai in his book ‘not just an accountant’ about the erstwhile UPA government that its coalition functionaries had deputed politicians to get him leave out names from the audit reports in the Coalgate and Commonwealth Games scams, JDU leader Ali Anwar said Rai should have spoken when he was in office. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:00:26 +0530 Police Bust Blue Film Racket in Vijayawada, Arrest Five Youth Vijayawada police have arrested a notorious gang, which was involved in trapping college girls on the pretext of love and blackmailing them after shooting their pornographic clips by giving them sedatives. The gang of five youngsters also looted the victims by threatening to put their porn videos on social media websites. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:58:11 +0530 Fire at Jaipur City Palace Musuem Causes Huge Damage A major fire broke out at the Mubarak Mahal of Jaipur's City Palace on early Sunday morning, destroying valuable property. As many as 12 fire tenders were pushed into service to douse off the flames that started in the administrative block. No loss of life has been reported in the incident. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:55:57 +0530 Army, BSF Fully Capable to Protect India: Jaitley Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today said that Indian Army at the Line of Control (LoC) and the Border Security Force (BSF) on the international border are fully protecting both the country’s territory and its people. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:52:57 +0530 New Governors for Mizoram, Maharashtra Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:52:22 +0530 PM Modi Visits AIIMS Sun, 24 Aug 2014 13:50:11 +0530