Three killed in cloudburst in J&K

Jammu , July 20

Three persons were killed and several houses and shops were damaged on Thursday in a cloudburst in the hilly Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Passengers departing IGIA can claim refund on UDF

New Delhi , July 20

Bringing in more clarity on its recent order to reduce user development fee (UDF) charges at the IGI Airport, the civil aviation regulator has said that domestic passengers who travelled from the airport after July 7 can claim a refund from airlines.

Rainy Thursday morning in Delhi

New Delhi , July 20

It was a rainy Thursday morning in the national capital with 25.8 mm rainfall till 8.30 a.m. The minimum temperature was recorded 25.2 degrees celsius, two notches below the season's average.

Cabinet nod for BharatNet Phase 2 for broadband connectivity

New Delhi , July 19

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday accorded approval for the second phase of BharatNet broadband programme to connect all 250,000 gram panchayats in the country, extending the target deadline to March 2019, official sources said.