Negrenses urged to report sightings of Irrawaddy dolphin

Manila, Jan. 16 -- Residents of Negros Occidental were encouraged to report sightings of the Irrawaddy dolphin to protect the population of the endangered species. The call was made by the Center for... Read More

Tripura adopts empanelment method for director level posting

Agartala, Jan. 16 -- Tripura government has adopted the method of empanelment of evaluating the suitability for appointment of Director and Additional Secretary in the various departments from state c... Read More

Comelec to post Voters' List Feb. 12

Manila, Jan. 16 -- The Commission on Elections' (Comelec) office here, starting February 12, will post the Certified List of Voters who are registered for the May 13 midterm elections. City Election ... Read More

Iran satellite fails to reach orbit in US-criticized launch

Tehran, Jan. 16 -- An Iranian satellite-carrying rocket blasted off into space Tuesday, but scientists failed to put the device into orbit in a launch criticized by the United States as helping the Is... Read More

15th FC team arrives Tripura on three days visit

Agartala, Jan. 16 -- The 15th Finance Commission panel led by it's Chairman Dr N K Singh to hold multi-phased discussion with the state government and other stakeholders here in three days visit begin... Read More

Govt committed to eradicate malaria, dengue, chikungunya

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Government is committed to eradicate vector borne diseases like malaria, dengue and chikungunya and has been successful in its efforts as malaria cases fell by 53.36 per cent fro... Read More

Gun ban violators evade checkpoints, 10 firearms seized in NegOr

Manila, Jan. 16 -- Gun ban violators in Negros Oriental province have managed to evade arrest during simultaneous checkpoints conducted jointly by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and the police ... Read More


Thiruvananthapuram, Jan. 16 -- Following is the programme schedule for tomorrow as announced by Doordarshan subject to last minute changes: Satellite Service Only: ---------------------- 0600 hrs... Read More

Pregnant Tulip wheeled into parliament for Brexit vote

Dhaka, Jan. 16 -- Heavily pregnant British Labour MP Tulip Siddiq, a niece of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, was pictured in a wheelchair after she postponed the date of a caesarean section ... Read More

Lanete shipped to NorthPort from Meralco

Manila, Jan. 16 -- Just a day before they swing into action in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Philippine Cup, Meralco and NorthPort consummated a trade that was approved by Commissioner W... Read More