'Arrangements being made for further dispatch of 100,000 bottles per day to supplement the rescue efforts of the govt of India'
Control rooms have been opened in New Delhi and Hyderabad.
He chaired the 27th meeting of the Northern Zonal Council comprising HP, Haryana, J&K, Punjab, Rajasthan, Delhi and Chandigarh.
Nearly 1,500 people were killed after a powerful earthquake measuring 7.9 on Richter scale struck Nepal.
The European Union also said its humanitarian experts were heading to the crisis areas.
7 of the 13 people killed were from Nyalam county and the rest were from Gyirong
Pune FC began to see more of the ball but were finding it hard to penetrate into the box
Shillong dropped to the ninth spot with 13 points after 14 games.
CSK took the summit spot in the standings via a superior run rate with 10 points from 6 matches
Mallya has been in the dock ever since his ambitious airline venture Kingfisher landed in financial troubles and got eventually grounded in October 2012.
The issue came up for discussion during the meeting of Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Ireland's Minister.
Nepal's tourism industry was in for a major setback after a massive earthquake caused huge devastation, prompting cancellation of flights from India.
Though the average Indian readily accepts Ambedkar as a leader who framed our Constitution, all parties - except the Socialist Party of Jayaprakash Narayan - have generally ignored his contribution.
Our media is largely like Queen Maries Antoinette, who when told that the people have no bread, said that they could eat cake, writes Markandey Katju.
Mr Babulal deals with garbage. Every day, before the morning light dismisses the street lamps on night duty, he trundles his elderly wheel barrow into by lanes of Ballygunge, doing duty.
'The girl was provoked to commit suicide'
The notorious cheat was expert in forging bank documents.
'AAP can only add entertainment value to politics'
'Independent audit of a company's accounts is crucial'
'Govt of India would offer an enabling environment toward this goal'
Haldar has set out on an expedition to climb the Mt Everest on April 14.
'It was planning to reach out over 500 towns'
Required to pay another Rs 54.22 crore.
The govt of India should take steps to ensure safety of Indians in Nepal.
Dog ownership, once seen as a western tradition, is spreading fast throughout Asia.
There are similar provisions in other personal laws which need amendments to prevent discrimination, NHRC officials said.
Dhwani, one more organisation created by yet another successful musician.
He plans to call it Bal's Angels.
Tacking malaria has been a major challenge.
'I had glasses and no one thought I was terribly attractive.'
A study of a bunch of different people whose accounts align with recent scientific research into the subject.
The culture of ‘invisible’ violence against women.
An Israeli desert park that has reintroduced biblical animals and a bird research centre.
Bruce revealed about his gender in a two hour exclusive interview.
Music can help them engage with others.
The author says he is thrilled to sit next to the actress in dance show 'Nach Baliye'.
STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE
Paradip, 4 October
Paradip Port continued to achieve greater heights in terms of cargo handling despite the economic slowdown. The port handled 34.12 million tonnes of cargo in the first six months of the current financial year by end of September 2013 as compared to 25.63 million tonnes of cargo handled during the corresponding period of the previous year.
This is an increase of 33.13% and is also 7.53% higher over the target fixed for the period, said port sources here.
On a month wise break-up, the Port handled 5.08 million tonnes of cargo during September 2013 only as compared to 4.55 million tonnes handled in the corresponding month of previous year which is 11.54% higher. During September 2013, 2.34 million tonnes cargo was exported and 2.74 million tonnes cargo was imported through the port. There is an impressive increase of 84.92% in export cargo witnessed during the period compared to the same period of last year.
Thermal Coal traffic has exhibited a growth of 46.82%. Similarly POL Traffic has increase by 16.21%, Iron Ore traffic registered a growth of 144.42%, Coking Coal 18.11% and other cargo traffic grew by 39.77% compared to the same period of previous year. Paradip Port has retained achieving the second highest position in terms of cargo handled and also in terms of percentage of growth in traffic among all the major ports till the end of September 2013.
The average turnround time improved by 13% each over the corresponding period of previous year and 8% over the target fixed for the year. Rail borne traffic improved by 42% during the month and the same is improved by 45% up to the month over the corresponding period of the previous year.
743 vessels entered the Port and 742 Vessels sailed out during the first six months of this financial year compared to 599 vessels entered and 600 vessels sailed out during the corresponding period of the previous year, said the port officers while giving details of the performance.
The accident happened in Kunming city.
They were stranded due to earthquake.
'A very good U.N. diplomat and expert'
Ghannam refused to lay down his weapon.
Ding took a 9-7 lead and took control in the third.
Nitish Kumar is expected to return soon to Patna.