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SC issues notice to Centre, Bihar government on encephalitis outbreak SC issues notice to Centre, Bihar government on encephalitis outbreak

New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre and the Bihar government to apprise it about the steps taken to prevent the recent deaths of children due to acute encephalitis syndrome (AES).

Ministers made in-charge to ensure UP bypoll win Lucknow, June 24 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh has entrusted the responsibility of winning th...

Ministers made in-charge to ensure UP bypoll win

National

Himachal CM to meet 80 envoys to woo investment

Shimla, June 24 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur will address heads of missions of 80 countries on July 10 in New Delhi and will invite them for the state's first...

International

Punjab CM lambasts Canada for support to Khalistanis

Punjab CM lambasts Canada for support to Khalistanis

Chandigarh, June 24 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday lambasted Canada for its "overt and covert" support to the Khalistani movement, warning that its failure to check anti-India activities being carried out from its soil would be detrimental to its own security.

Business

Jio adds most subscribers in April; Airtel, VIL lose

New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Continuing its growth trend, Reliance Jio added around 80.82 lakh subscribers in April, showed data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Monday. Jio's subscriber base stood at around 31.48 crore at the end of April, it said.

Jio adds most subscribers in April; Airtel, VIL lose
Sensex, Nifty end lower, steel companies fall over growth wo...

Sensex, Nifty end lower, steel companies fall over growth wo...

Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) Dragged by steel companies like Jindal Steel, JSW Steel and Tata Steel, the Indian equity indices ended lower for the second consecutive day on Monday.

Environment/Health

Gupta weddings over, Auli stares at quintals of waste

Dehradun, June 24 (IANS) Uttarakhand's Joshimath Municipality is faced with an uphill task of clearing quintals of garbage left behind after the high-profile Gupta family weddings last week at Auli....

Gupta weddings over, Auli stares at quintals of waste

AES deaths: Bihar court orders probe into Ministers' neglige...

Patna, June 24 (IANS) A Bihar court on Monday ordered an investigation into charges of negligence against Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey that left nearly 150 children dead due to Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Muzaffarpur district over the past fortnight.

AES deaths: Bihar court orders probe into Ministers' neglige...

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