Barmer villagers dance on streets to celebrate water supply

Jaipur |Friday, 2021 8:45:05 PM IST

: Villagers in Rajasthan's water-starved Barmer district broke into a dance after they got regular water connections. For the five villages, getting water was a long trudge away from home.

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Ruins of ancient Sun temple in UP gets govt's attention

Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh) |Friday, 2021 9:15:06 PM IST

Plans are afoot to revive a 8th century Sun temple, located in a Uttar Pradesh village in Pratapgarh district.

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Dehradun's Booknerds revolutionizing way readers & authors connect

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST

Booknerds, a Dehradun-based initiative, is revolutionizing the way books and authors connect.

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Sighted over PM Modi's residence, Mumbai centre to track UFOs

Mumbai |Friday, 2021 9:45:06 PM IST

Opening up an exciting field of scientific study, a Mumbai-based scientist has formed a centre to study the mysteries and suspense shrouding Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) -- once sighted above Pr

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Starting young was blessing: Anahita & Apoorva

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 3:15:05 PM IST

Anahita and Apoorva, the Chennai-based much sought-after young artists in the Indian Carnatic Classical arena insist that starting their training much before the age of 10 has been the biggest blessin

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Dead man walking: To remarry wife as he turns 28 again

Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh) |Thursday, 2021 7:15:05 PM IST

Lal Bihari 'Mritak', the man who made headlines when he fought a long battle to prove he was 'alive', after being declared 'dead' in government records, is in news again.

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'The House of Scindias' raises tantalising questions (Book Review)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 5:45:06 PM IST

What exactly is the extent of the wealth amassed by the Scindias, the erstwhile ruling family of Gwalior? How was it generated and how is it to be distributed among its four claimants?

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One mango tree with 121 varieties of the fruit

Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh) |Wednesday, 2021 9:15:06 PM IST

Saharanpur, a district mainly known for its hand carved furniture, has now become famous for something else -- a unique mango tree that has 121 varieties of fruits growing on it.

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Bhopal women group's unique initiative to protect environment

Bhopal |Sunday, 2021 9:15:06 PM IST

A women's group in Madhya Pradesh capital Bhopal has started a unique initiative to promote environmental protection by planting saplings and growing plants.

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Bihar migrant workers return to cities as 2nd Covid wave subsides

Patna |Saturday, 2021 11:45:06 PM IST

As the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic subsides, migrant workers across different states have started returning to work leaving their native villages. The government has assured about providin

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Renowned neurologist Panagariya's memoir to be released posthumously June 28

New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 6:15:06 PM IST

On the day of his demise from post-Covid complications, renowned neurologist Ashok Panagariyas publisher announced that his memoir, "Monk in a Merc", which will serve as a poignant reminder for anyone

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Once visited by Saudi King, Mumbai's Juma Masjid pond gets a makeover

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2021 10:15:05 PM IST

As the city continues in spells of the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown, the management of the historic Juma Masjid in south Mumbai -- once graced by the late King Saud bin Abdulaziz al Saud of Saudi Arabia

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