Delhi: Last year, when the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government launched a full-fledged war in Delhi against air pollution, the measures it introduced were drastic.
In Nation's Capital, air from vehicles and industries act as toxic exhaust fumes which blackens lungs and also smoke from crop residue burnt in neighbouring states.
Thousands of people, from Dunedin to Auckland, reported feeling the earthquake, which hit at 1.38pm on Tuesday. There have been no reports of injuries or significant damage.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : Nepalese Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli's upcoming visit to India was among the issues discussed when the Himalayan nation's Finance Minister Bishnu Poudel called on External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj here on Sunday.
"FM Poudel discusses reconstruction assistance. Briefs EAM on political situation, remaining constitutional issues & PM Oli's visit to India," external affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup tweeted.
Colombo, Feb 6 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met with delegations of three Sri Lankan political parties here on Saturday, the second and last day of her visit to this island nation.
"Engagements continue post lunch. Tamil Progressive Alliance leaders meet with EAM @SushmaSwaraj," external affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup tweeted.
San Francisco, Feb 6 : Twitter said on Friday it has suspended 125,000 accounts primarily related to the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) since the middle of 2015.
The social media network that has more than 500 million users worldwide, said in a tweet that its policy does not permit the use of Twitter to promote terrorism, Xinhua reported.
New Delhi : Former Lok Sabha speaker Balram Jakhar(93) passed away in New Delhi on Wednesday morning.
The body is being taken to Abohar in Punjab for cremation tomorrow, his son and former Congress Legislature Party leader of Punjab Sunil Jakhar said.
Gay rights activists had said thousands from the LGBT community became open about their sexual identity after high court decriminalized gay sex and they were now facing the threat of being prosecuted.
அமெரிக்க பல்கலைக்கழக மாநாட்டில் மத்திய தகவல் தொழில் நுட்பத் துறை அமைச்சர் ரவிசங்கர் பிரசாத், நடிகர் கமல் உள்ளிட்டோர் சிறப்புரையாற்ற உள்ளனர்.