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A gripping tale of one of modern India’s biggest banking failures

New Delhi, Jan 11 | Who is Rana Kapoor and, more importantly, what role did he play in the rise and fall of YES...

Abhilash takes VRS from Navy, eyes Golden Globe Race 2022

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 11 | Commander Abhilash Tomy -- who created history by becoming the first Indian to circumnavigate the globe and only second Asian...

Khadi fashion show at Gorakhpur Mahotsav

Gorakhpur, Jan 11 | A special Khadi fashion show will be the centre of attraction at the Gorakhpur Mahotsav, scheduled to be held on...

‘Soumitra Chatterjee disdained stardom if it got in way of his...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Jan 9 | Soumitra Chatterjee, the doyen of Bengali cinema who passed away on November...

Leopard ensnared in deadly ‘jaw-trap’ saved in Maharashtra

Pune, Jan 7 | A team of forest officers and wildlife activists managed to rescue a 3-year-old female leopard ensnared...

Designer Satya Paul passes away at 79

Coimbatore, Jan 7 (IANSlife) Veteran fashion designer Satya Paul passed away after suffering a stroke in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. He was 79.Paul, founder...

After 25 years, Ent Tax waiver granted to Michael Jackson’s Mumbai...

Mumbai, Jan 6 | The Maharashtra cabinet on Wednesday approved a proposal to grant entertainment tax waiver for the concernt of Michael Jackson held...

Documenting the BJP’s phenomenal rise in West Bengal

New Delhi, Jan 6 | At a time when West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) is racked by desertions, here's a definitive book on...

US plans to set up India’s second American Hub in AP’s...

Amaravati, Jan 5 | The US has chosen the port city of Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh to set up India's second American...

Doctors remove toy bulb from 9-year-old’s lungs

Hyderabad, Jan 5 | Doctors at a Hyderabad hospital removed a bulb from a nine-year-old boy's lungs after he had accidentally swallowed it.Prakash of...

Mumbai ‘dabbawala’ official nabbed in loan fraud

Mumbai, Jan 5 | The Mumbai Police has nabbed a self-styled spokesperson of Mumbai's 'dabbawalas' for an alleged loan fraud in the...

It’s ‘hukum’ to document the farmers’ agitation and frame it correctly:...

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Jan 5 | Insisting that their involvement with the farmers' agitation is rather complex as they are aware of...

Bengaluru annual art fair goes online amid Covid scare

Bengaluru, Jan 3 | The annual iconic street art fair 'Chitra Santhe' went online on Sunday for the first time since its inception...

Art in the time of activism: So that the trolley is...

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Jan 3 | Amidst fiery speeches, exaggerated sounds from tractors all around getting set to travel to a village in...

Alarm sounded after over 1,000 migratory birds die in Himachal

BY VISHAL GULATIPong Dam (Himachal Pradesh), Jan 2 | Biologists on Saturday sounded the alarm with over 1,000 migratory birds, largely the endangered...

‘I Came Upon a Lighthouse’ reveals the compassionate side of Ratan...

New Delhi, Jan 1 | It was their shared empathy for homeless dogs that sparked an unlikely friendship.In 2014, Shantanu Naidu, an...

Tens of thousands throng Harmandir Sahib

Amritsar, Jan 1 | Tens of thousands of devotees thronged the Harmandir Sahib, also popularly known as the Golden Temple, here on Friday...

Heart, lungs transplanted simultaneously in two patients at KIMS, Hyderabad

Hyderabad, Dec 31 | The New Year brought new hopes into the lives of two persons who received heart and double lungs from...

Why the names ‘Vikas’ and ‘Anamika’ are anathema in UP (IANS...

by Amita VermaLucknow, Dec 31 | As 2020 bids a much-awaited adieu and Corona emerges as the most feared word of the year, there...

I’m a first rate writer and a second rate director: Sai...

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Dec 30 | Despite constantly stressing that she is a writer first and then a director, Sai Paranjpye, known for...

Wandering tigress to be relocated inside Pilibhit reserve

Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 29 | Officials in the Pilibhit Tiger Reserve (PTR) are now trying to relocate a tigress that has wandered out...

Lucknow’s Gulala Ghat to be developed as film location

Lucknow, Dec 28 | The Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC), has decided to develop Gulala Ghat as a movie shooting destination to attract the film...

No home yet for Mirza Ghalib in Agra, his birthplace

By Brij KhandelwalAgra, Dec 27 | The Taj city's poetry lovers and literati on Sunday paid glowing tributes to Mirza Ghalib, the doyen of...

Make Kashmiri saffron globally popular: PM in ‘Mann Ki Baat’

New Delhi, Dec 27 | The next time you want to buy 'Kesar' (saffron), do try Kashmiri saffron, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on...

Assam youth uses discarded TV sets to house stray dogs

By Sujit ChakrabortyAgartala, Dec 26 | Discarded domestic items can also be utilised to build animal's shelter house -- this has been transformed into...

unique car race to reach Taj city Sunday afternoon Taj city...

By Brij KhandelwalAgra, Dec 26 | Participants in the national Gumball 3000-kilometre drive from Kanyakumari will reach Agra on Sunday afternoon.A...

16 years & counting: Reunion after Tsunami still awaited

By Venkatachari JagannathanChennai, Dec 26 | It has been painful 16 years of waiting for the two parents who had lost their daughter and...

Iconic Urdu writer and critic Shamsur Rahman Faruqi no more

New Delhi, Dec 25 | Christmas has turned dark for Urdu literature with the passing away of literary giant Shamsur Rahman Faruqi in Allahabad...

Empathy, equity inseparable part of our judicial system: Bansuri Swaraj

By Sumit SaxenaNew Delhi, Dec 24 | A strong criminal justice system is often argued as a deterrent to arrest rising crime, but it...

Python inside car’s bonnet shocks family in Agra

Agra, Dec 24 | A family from Agra had an unexpected passenger in their car on Thursday morning.A four-feet long Indian rock python stuck...

In a first, no midnight Mass in Shimla’s historic Christ Church

By Vishal GulatiShimla, Dec 24 | In a first as per the living memory of old-timers, there will be no traditional...

‘For Vajpayee, discrimination on faith was completely no-go’ (Book Review)

New Delhi, Dec 23 | At a time when inter-faith marriages have come under pressure and Uttar Pradesh has even promulgated an anti-conversion ordinance,...

Role reversal at Singhu: Women coming out of woods & men...

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Dec 23 | In the ‘Tent City near the Singhu border, the ground zero of farmers...

South India’s first rehabilitation centre for monkeys comes up in Telangana

Hyderabad, Dec 21 | A rescue and rehabilitation centre for monkeys has come up in Telangana, where several districts are facing monkey menace.The Monkey...

Playing ice hockey with towering dreams in Himalayas

BY VISHAL GULATIShimla, Dec 20 | Taking cue from the Asia's oldest British-era skating...

I have always enjoyed writing: Chitrangda Singh

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Dec 20 | Seventeen years back, she made every critic take note of her debut performance in Sudhir Mishra's 'Hazaaron...

Business

Indian IPO market experienced significant slowdown

New Delhi, May 16 | After record-high levels of IPO activity in 2021, volatile market conditions have resulted in a significant slowdown during the...