Navi Mumbai, spread across Thane and Raigad districts on the mainland in Maharashtra, will get its own independent World Trade Centre, a top official announced here Thursday.
India's heaviest test rocket with an experimental crew module blasted off from the spaceport here Thursday morning.
Health Minister V S Sivakumar has said that the State Government will initiate steps to increase the monthly honorarium of Asha (Accredited Social Health Activists) workers in the state to Rs 1000. He added that he will hold consultations with Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and the Minister for Panchayats M K Muneer on the possibility of enhancing the honorarium of Asha workers in co-operation with local self government bodies.
He was speaking at a meeting of trade union leaders organized here in Trivandrum on Wednesday.
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, a few of his cabinet colleagues and two party MPs figure in the list of witnesses in the ongoing Solar scam judicial probe. The list was made public Wednesday.
India Thursday moved forward in rocket technology with the successful flight testing of its heaviest next generation rocket and the crew module.
Seasoned campaigner Borja Fernandez found the net off the cross bar to propel Atletico de Kolkata into the Indian Super League final with a dramatic 4-2 tie-breaker win over FC Goa here Wednesday.
Medium pacer R. Vinay Kumar's six for 34 helped Karnataka bowl out Bengal for 227 runs and win the match by nine wickets on the fourth day of a Ranji Trophy match at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata while hosts Haryana rode on Mohit Sharma's five-wicket haul to beat Maharashtra by 53 runs in Rohtak Wednesday.
The ban on poultry products that was imposed last month in 13 villages has been lifted, said a Kerala minister.