NATION BUILDING

  • Patna: Protests over death of five people after trucks runs over them August 31, 2014

    Patna: Protests have erupted in the Agam Kuan area of Patna city after five people were run over by a truck as they were sleeping on the side of the road. The police had to resort to a lathicharge to control the crowd. The incident occurred outside a government...
  • Delhi: Fire at NBCC building, no casualties reported May 20, 2013

    New Delhi: A major fire broke out at the National Buildings Construction Corporation early on Monday morning. The fourth floor of the building has been gutted completely. According to the reports, 1520 fire engines were rushed to the spot. There were no reports of casualties so far. The cause of the fire...
  • QOTD: Nationbuilding govt's responsibility, not media's July 18, 2007

    New Delhi: "The media must play a nationbuilding role because excellence in journalism vitalises the nation". This is what President APJ Abdul Kalam said at the presentation of the 2nd Ramnath Goenka Excellence In Journalism Awards. The President also said that media must not sensationalise even if sensationalism in journalism sells...
  • BHEL enters Limca Book of records September 5, 2006

    New Delhi: Public Sector BHEL has entered the Limca book of Records for its contributions towards nation building activities. The PSU has been given an entry in the book's 'Doing India Proud' section. The book recognises BHEL's contribution to the power development programmes in India. The company has supplied products and services...