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Cops help pregnant woman deliver baby in Jharkhand

Ranchi, Sep 24 | The human face of the police came to the fore here on Thursday when they helped a pregnant woman reach...

Iconic Coffee House tweaks menu to include ‘Kadha’

Lucknow, Sep 23 | The iconic Coffee House in Lucknow, whose clientele includes litterateur, politicians, playwrights and the creme de la creme of the...

Now travel by plane if you don’t get a confirmed railway...

New Delhi, Sep 23 | Railofy, a Mumbai-based start-up, has launched India's first 'Waitlist and RAC Protection' service, aimed towards tackling the problems faced...

Scolded at home, 11-yr-old sets off for Haridwar on bicycle

By Zafar AbbasNew Delhi, Sep 23 | An 11-year-old boy went on to put Delhi police on its toes when he set off for...

Keto diet could reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s disease (Sep 21...

Hyderabad, Sep 21 | Eating healthy, low calorie food could help fight the fungi in the gut and thus reduce the risk of dementia...

Visa, IfundWomen grant to empower Indian women entrepreneurs

Mumbai, Sep 21 | Visa along with its global partner IFundWomen on Monday announced a grant programme to empower women entrepreneurs in India.The digital...

Facebook Live enables AI automated captions for the disabled

New Delhi, Sep 16 | To help people with disabilities, researchers at Facebook AI have made live video content more accessible by enabling automatic...

She walked away with her dreams and fulfilled them

Meerut (UP), Sep 16 | Sanju Rani Verma, now in her early thirties, had walked out of her home in 2013 because she did...

Tirupati temple awash with Rs 50 crore demonetised cash offerings

Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh), Sep 16 | The world famous Tirupati temple in Andhra Pradesh is awash with Rs 50 crore demonetised cash offerings, which...

Indian expat finds bag of cash, gold in Dubai

Dubai, Sep 13 | Dubai Police have honoured an Indian expatriate with a certificate of appreciation for being responsible resident for returning a bag...

Bihar man digs 5-km canal to bring water to his village

Patna, Sep 13 | Reminding once again what a lone determined person can do if he sets out to achieve what he has aimed...

‘Golgappas’ seller boy’s spirit touches Punjab CM’s heart

Chandigarh, Sep 11 | Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday announced a grant of Rs 5 lakh for a young boy from Amritsar...

UP family donates money meant for post-death rituals

Hamirpur (UP), Sep 11 | In a heart-warming gesture, a family in Hamirpur district chose not to spend money on the post-death rituals...

2 Heart valves replaced by TAVI, TMVR for Indian-Canadian patient: 1st...

Jaipur, Sep 11 | A 55-year-old Indian-Canadian patient, originally from Chandigarh, underwent successful two heart valve replacements without open heart surgery after a team...

Saudi to set up 1st ‘black gold’ museum

Riyadh, Sep 10 | Saudi Arabias Ministry of Culture has announced plans to set up a "black gold" museum, the first-ever permanent creative museum...

Commuters elated as Metro’s Blue, Pink line resume services (Ld)

New Delhi, Sep 9 | Several commuters on Wednesday arrived at the stations of the Delhi Metro's Blue and Pink, which began the...

Blue, Pink lines of Delhi Metro resume services after 171 days

New Delhi, Sep 9 | After Monday's success, the Delhi Metro on Wednesday also started operations on its two more additional lines -- Blue...

Andhra’s Antarvedi temple official suspended for dysfunctional CCTVs

Amaravati, Sep 9 | The Andhra Pradesh government has suspended an Endowments Department official, making him responsible for dysfunctional surveillance cameras and the upkeep...

This Google app improved reading skills of kids in India

New Delhi, Sep 8 | Google said on Tuesday that its Read Along app, which was first launched in India as Bolo in 2018,...

Half-buried newborn miraculously rescued in Andhra village

Amaravati, Sep 7 | A just-born baby found half-buried has been rescued by some shepherds in a village in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district.The...

‘Hand grenade’ comes to women’s rescue in Varanasi

By Vivek TripathiVaranasi, Sep 7 | To check the increasing crimes against women in the country, Rachna Rajendra Chaurasia who is...

One-year-old swallows snakelet, survives

Bareilly, Sep 6 | In a shocking incident, a one-year-old boy accidentally swallowed a snakelet while playing in the courtyard of his house in...

RIP PUBG: Twitter filled with mixed reax memes after ban

New Delhi, Sep 3 | Soon after the government banned the popular online game PUBG along with 117 other Chinese applications, a flood of...

Bus drivers let whites, not people of colour, ride for free:...

London, Sep 2 | In yet another strong evidence of racial bias in our society, a new paper in The Economic Journal has found...

Google expands AI-driven flood forecast to all of India, Bangladesh

New Delhi, Sep 1 | As floods wreak havoc in South Asian countries, Google on Tuesday said it is expanding its Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered...

This algorithm can detect abuse against women on Twitter

Sydney, Aug 29 | A team of researchers has developed a sophisticated algorithm to detect harmful and abusive posts against women on Twitter that...

Kids, parents spammed with porn during Zoom meet in US

New York, Aug 29 | In yet another zoombombing episode, a kindergarten orientation in the US turned into a virtual nightmare for parents and...

Low-key Radha Ashtami celebrations in Barsana, Rawal

By Brij KhandelwalMathura, Aug 26 | Even though the weather was pleasant and clouds played hide-and-seek, there were no pilgrims or devotees to witness...

FB played role in 2017 Myanmar violence: Rohingya rights groups

Dhaka, Aug 24 | Facebook continues to face flak for failing to prevent hate speech from spreading on its platform as four rights groups...

IAF chopper crew rescue man stuck in dam water

Raipur, Aug 17 | An IAF chopper crew on Monday morning rescued a man stuck for around 16 hours in the fast flowing water...

KSRTC to operate special services to Kerala for Onam

Bengaluru, Aug 17 | The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) will operate special Onam services to Kerala starting August 24, an official said...

Why Indian firms must sanitise premises regularly after reopening

New Delhi, Aug 16 | With the government easing restrictions and millions of companies reopen their operations in India with safety in mind, experts...

Corona casts shadow over I-Day event at Red Fort

Aakanksha KhajuriaNew Delhi, Aug 15 | The coronavirus pandemic cast its long shadow over the 74th Independence Day function at the Red Fort here...

DCW rescues 2.5-month-old girl who was sold several times, 5 arrested

New Delhi, Aug 13 | In a major crackdown on a human trafficking ring in the national capital, the Delhi Commission...

Uganda hit by nationwide power outage

Kampala, Aug 13 | Uganda was on Thursday hit by a nationwide power outage whose cause is not yet known, the state-run power generation...

Google launches ‘The Anywhere School’ with over 50 new features

New Delhi, Aug 12 | As millions of students navigate learning from home, Google has announced a new initiative called The Anywhere School, bringing...

Capt Deepak Sathe cremated with full state honours

Mumbai, Aug 11 | Captain Deepak Sathe - who was killed in the Air India Express plane crash in Kozhikode last Friday...

DU professor Apoorvanand questioned over northeast Delhi riots

New Delhi, Aug 5 | The Special Cell of Delhi Police has questioned Delhi University professor Apoorvanand for five hours in connection with the...

Ayodhya to be decorated with tonnes of flowers

Ayodhya, Aug 4 | Ayodhya will be decorated with nearly 400 quintals of flowers for the 'bhumi pujan' of the Ram temple on...

Removing hate speech ‘right thing’ to do: Facebook COO

San Francisco, July 31 | Facing ad boycott from more than 400 advertisers, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has said that the company...

Amid Covid, sense of normalcy bounces back fast: Study

New York, July 30 | The Covid-19 pandemic brought unprecedented uncertainty and stress but even amid the turmoil and the new pressures of work-from-home...

88% workers in India prefer work from home: Survey

New Delhi, July 29 | At least 88 per cent of the Indian workers prefer to have the flexibility of working from home, (WFH),...

Kerala spices add flavour to new gin on Irish coast

Thiruvananthapuram, July 29 | An assortment of spices grown in Kerala have been spreading their aroma, and fame, in far-off lands for centuries now....

Help pours in for Hyderabad woman techie selling vegetables

Hyderabad, July 29 | Help is pouring in for a woman techie forced to sell vegetables to make both ends meet after losing her...

Last surviving offspring of Hyderabad Nizam passes away

Hyderabad, July 28 | Sahebzadi Basheerunnisa Begum, the last surviving daughter of Nizam Mir Osman Ali Khan, the last ruler of erstwhile Hyderabad State,...

Jharkhand women reap good profits from lemongrass cultivation

By Manoj PathakRanchi, July 27 | Cultivation of lemongrass has not only earned praise for women in many villages in Gumla district of...

Moved by farmer’s plight, Sonu Sood sends him tractor

Amaravati, July 26 | In another heartwarming gesture, actor Sonu Sood on Sunday provided a tractor to a farmer in Andhra Pradesh within hours...

HC dismisses petition seeking stay on ‘Bhoomi Pujan’

Prayagraj (UP), July 24 | The Allahabad High Court has dismissed a petition seeking a stay on the Bhoomi Pujan ceremony for the proposed...

Business

Govt-owned NABARD gives clean chit to Reliance Commercial Finance (Ld)

New Delhi, Sep 28 | Government owned National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), the second largest lender to Reliance Commercial Finance Limited...