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Health Min, ICMR have issued guidelines for official document on Covid...

New Delhi, Sep 11 | The Centre has told the Supreme Court that the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and the Indian...

Outrage as Sakinaka rape victim dies, accused charged with murder (Roundup)

By Quaid NajmiMumbai, Sep 11 | The Mumbai Police on Saturday slapped murder charges on a man from Uttar Pradesh for heinous rape and...

Doctor commits suicide over harassment by wife, in-laws

Gurugram, Sep 11 | Harassed by wife and in-laws, a doctor of a private hospital in Gurugram committed suicide by consuming a poisonous substance,...

Raids across TN after 10-year-old dies eating stale biryani

Chennai, Sep 11 | The officials of food safety department in Tamil Nadu conducted raids across the state on eateries specifically non-vegetarian restaurants and...

Mission Shakti will now focus on men’s awareness

Lucknow, Sep 10 | The flagship campaign of the Yogi Adityanath government 'Mission Shakti', is now moving beyond women. It is now aiming at...

UP woman marries man in police custody after withdrawing rape charges

Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 10 | A woman, who had accused a man of rape and had got him arrested, turned hostile a day...

Varanasi: Where tradition meets modernity

Lucknow, Sep 9 | Development may take different forms depending on the intent of the government.Though largely it is apparent through infrastructural improvements or...

Orphaned girl sets out to meet grandparents, traced after 8 days...

Bengaluru, Sep 9 | The Karnataka police managed to locate a 15-year-old girl 8 days after she went missing from her relative's house in...

India, Colombia sign memorandum on space cooperation

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Sep 9 | India and Colombia have signed a memorandum of understanding on space cooperation and pledged to cooperate...

Average Indian diet provides only 70% nutrition: Survey

New Delhi, Sep 7 | Nearly nine out of 10 doctors and nutritionists believe that the average daily Indian diet fulfills only 70 per...

School teacher turns ‘pad woman’ in UP district

Prayagraj (UP), Sep 6 | In Soraon town in Prayagraj district, she is now referred to as 'pad woman' and woman and girls look...

75% of above-30s in SL fully vaccinated against Covid-19

Colombo, Sep 4 | Sri Lankan authorities said that 75 per cent of those aged above 30 in the country have been fully vaccinated...

Breaking stereotypes, these Raj girls opt for unconventional careers (Ld)

By Archana SharmaJaipur, Sep 2 | Rajasthan, which was once known for its low sex ratio and lower literacy rate for women, is now...

Girl celebrates B’day near father’s grave who died of Covid

Koppal (Karnataka), Sep 2 | A heart-breaking video of an eight-year-old girl celebrating her birthday along with her family members...

Taliban’s rise may help fuel separatist agenda in Kashmir (Opinion)

By Deepika BhanThe Taliban's rise in Afghanistan has given certain elements in Pakistan an opportunity to portray the Taliban victory as a gateway to...

Will demolition of Noida twin towers need foreign experts’ help?

New Delhi, Sep 2 | After the Supreme Court ordered the demolition of the twin 40-storey residential towers of Supertech's Emerald Court project in...

PETA campaign for horse-free weddings

Lucknow, Sep 2 | Almost a month ahead of the wedding season, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has started...

Man, sister-in-law end life in suicide pact

Bareilly (UP), Sep 2 | A man and a woman, both in their twenties, were found lying unconscious on the roadside in Bhojipura area...

Allahadbad HC asks govt to declare cow national animal

Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 2 | The Allahabad High Court has said that the cow should be declared national animal and its protection must...

Delhi hospital sees 2-fold rise in adolescents with anxiety, depression

New Delhi, Sep 1 | A two-fold increase in anxiety, and depression cases among adolescents has been seen, as compared to pre-pandemic times, doctors...

Family refuses to take back convict released from jail for good...

Bijnor (UP), Sep 1 | In an unfortunate case, a convict who has been released early because of good behaviour, continues to languish in...

China inserts into private lives not seen in decades

Beijing/New Delhi, Sep 1 | Under President Xi Jinping, China's Communist Party has moved to aggressively reassert control over the economy, going after some...

Class 2 student ‘Rian the Lion’ eager to enter 200 km...

Chennai, Aug 30 | Rian the lion. This is what the six and a half years old Rian Kumar is called by other...

Inter-caste married couple boycotted in K’taka’s Tumkur

Tumakuru (Karnataka), Aug 28 | An incident of inter-caste married couple being boycotted by the upper caste community has been reported from Tumkur district...

Twitter as ‘porn hub’ allowing psy-war targeting communal harmony: Report

New Delhi, Aug 27 | Twitter is the 'porn hub' of social media, DisinfoLab said in a new report.Shockingly, despite Indian laws and Twitter's...

With all leaders jailed, Mumbai women kept alive flame of freedom...

By Quaid NajmiMumbai, Aug 27 | When all the main leaders of the Indian Freedom Movement were shunted to jail in the last...

Covid infections severe in children with cancer than others: Lancet

New York, Aug 27 | Globally nearly 20 per cent of children with cancer, who get infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing Covid-19, tend...

Roman Catholics of India’s West coast remnants of early Brahmin lineages:...

Hyderabad, Aug 26 | Roman Catholics of Goa, Kumta and Mangalore regions are the remnants of very early lineages of the Brahmin community, majorly...

Railways to launch Vistadome train service in 2 popular routes of...

Guwahati, Aug 26 | In order to boost tourism in the region, the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) is set to introduce two more...

Romania to send troops to evacuate Afghans

Bucharest, Aug 26 | Romania's Supreme Council for National Defence (CSAT) decided on Wednesday to participate with a staff of 200 troops in the...

The feisty legacy of Babar’s grandmother, from Nur Jahan to Qudsia...

New Delhi, Aug 25 | Nur Jahan, the alcoholic Jahangirs ambitious wife, was the finest example of the tradition of talented, powerful and entrepreneurial...

Assam to destroy 2,500 rhino horns, ivory, animal parts

By Sujit ChakrabortyGuwahati, Aug 25 | Following a Gauhati High Court order, Assams Environment and Forest Department is likely to...

From Babar’s grandmother, played by Shabana Azmi, the feisty royal women...

By Sourish BhattacharyyaNew Delhi, Aug 24 | In an illustration appearing in the manuscript of ‘Babarnama, the first Mughal emperors account of his roller-coaster...

Reached India with just a pair of Kurta: Af returnee

New Delhi, Aug 24 | Amid the ongoing chaos and unrest in Afghanistan, the Indian government is continuously engaged in evacuating Indian nationals stranded...

Biden urges unvaccinated Americans to receive jabs

Washington, Aug 24 | US President Joe Biden has urged the unvaccinated individuals to receive their shots amid the rapid spread of highly contagious...

Cricket team named ‘Taliban’ in Raj triggers row

By Archana SharmaJaipur, Aug 23 | At a time when Taliban fighters have taken over Afghanistan, a group in Rajasthan has named their cricket...

Big B’s seized Rolls-Royce has changed owner

Bengaluru, Aug 23 | Karnataka Transport department seized seven luxury cars including a Rolls-Royce, belonging to Bollywood megastar...

Keralites gulp down Rs 750 crore worth of liquor during Onam

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 23 | The raging pandemic did not matter to tipplers in Kerala as they gulped down record Rs 750 crore worth of...

KSRTC to resume bus operations to TN from Monday

Bengaluru, Aug 22 | In the wake of significant decline in Covid cases in both states, the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) on...

London Games torch-bearer working in Assam tea garden undecided over govt...

By Sujit ChakrabortyGuwahati, Aug 21 | Assams Pinky Karmakar, who now works as a daily wage labourer at a tea garden...

Bars in Bengal to have mandatory CCTVs

Kolkata, Aug 21 | In an effort to curb the violation of Covid restrictions and stop immoral activities like use of drugs in bar-cum-restaurants,...

Bangladeshi youth waves flag to stop train, saves 300 lives

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Aug 20 | A youth in Bangladesh's Joypurhat on Friday showed great presence of mind to flag down an approaching train...

Yogi offers free bus rides to women on ‘Raksha Bandhan’

Lucknow, Aug 19 | As a special gift to women in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that the UP State Road...

Twitter allows some users to flag a Tweet as ‘misleading’

New Delhi, Aug 18 | Micro-blogging platform Twitter is testing a new feature for users to flag tweets containing misinformation around politics, Covid-19/health or...

Hindus, Sikhs among 20K Afghans to be resettled in Canada

Toronto, Aug 14 | Canada will admit 20,000 vulnerable Afghans, including Sikhs and Hindus, as Taliban fighters gain control of major parts of the...

Airbnb drops sexual assault arbitration rules for guests, hosts

San Francisco, Aug 14 | Online vacation rental company Airbnb has announced that it will update its terms of service to drop arbitration provisions...

Independence Day ride for greener, healthier tomorrow

Shimla, Aug 14 | Celebrating country's 75th Independence Day in a 'greener way', the Himalayan Adventure Sports and Tourism Promotion Association (Hastpa),...

Restore the funds taken away from Khelo India budget, says Vijender

By Chetan SharmaNew Delhi, Aug 14 | Sports in India is badly administered. This no-nonsense statement from a medal-winning Olympian might raise eyebrows in...

65% Indian daters choose freedom over money: Report

By N. Lothungbeni HumtsoeNew Delhi, Aug 14 (IANSlife) It's 2021 and an increasing number of millennials in India are uninhibited about expressing themselves and...

Apple further allay fears on iCloud child abuse detection tool

San Francisco, Aug 14 | Facing widespread concerns over the potential misuse of its new child safety tool by the governments to spy on...

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Six applicants not found suitable for setting up banks in India

New Delhi, May 17 | The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has rejected the applications of UAE Exchange and Financial Services Limited, The...