Protest against Smriti Irani in Varanasi by BHU students

Akela THE students of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh staged a protest against Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani on...

France bans earphones for drivers and cyclists

Naveen Uraon MOTORISTS heading to France this summer need to be aware, with more rules for driving in France on the way. France has announced...

Fight on ‘Sunder’ between PETA and government

THE court battle between Maharashtra Government and People for Ethical Treatment to Animals (PETA) on the shifting of the Male Elephant 'Sunder' continued today...

Virendra Sehwag is most searched among star cricketers

Naveen Uraon INDIAN batsman Virendra Sehwag is the most searched among cricketers, Google announced on Wednesday. Sehwag is trying to make a comeback in the...

“Baba Saheb Ambedkar was as iconic as Martin Luther King for...

Naveen Uraon PRIME Minister Narendra Modi on Monday laid the foundation stone of a state of the art memorial of Doctor B R Ambedkar in...

Revolutionary ‘workshopminar’ for more than 150 educators

Naveen Uraon A new milestone was achieved by Parisar Asha through its revolutionary ‘workshopminar’ in association with Tata ClassEdge on the ‘ Emerging Global Trends...

Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose was alive in China in 1948

Bhagyashree Phodkar FREEDOM fighter Netaji Subash Chandra Bose was alive and somewhere in Manchuria, China in 1948, according to the declassified files by the West...

Record participation for open sea swimming competition

CROSSING the 500 mark this year, 515 swimmers lined up at Prongs Reef in Colaba in the early hours of Thursday, the 17 November...

Islam rising in India: Census India 2011 religious data reveals

Ranjit Mahanti MUSLIMS recorded a decadal growth rate of 24.6 per cent between 2001 and 2011 touching 17.22 crores while the Hindus grew at 16.8...

Vikrant Memorial at traffic island near Lion gate

Naveen Uraon A Vikrant Memorial was unveiled by Vice Admiral SPS Cheema, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command and Ajoy Mehta, Municipal Commissioner, Municipal Corporation...