Odisha MLA performs last rites of destitute woman
Odisha MLA last rites woman


Bringing in a glimmer of hope in the day and age of caste and religious divide, a Biju Janata Dal (BJD) Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA) from Rengali performed the last rites of an old woman, who was ostracised by her community, in Amnapali village of Jharsuguda district. The deceased woman, who earned a living

Gold rises on jewellers' buying, silver falls Gold rises on jewellers’ buying, silver falls

New Delhi (PTI) – Gold gained Rs 50 to close at Rs 31,650 per ten gram at the bullion market today on persistent buying by local jewellers despite a weak trend overseas. Silver however fell by Rs 100 to Rs 40,900 per kg on reduced offtake by industrial units and coin makers. Traders said continued

Health checkup Grandwalk Mall Ludhiana Health checkup camp organised at Grandwalk Mall in Ludhiana today

Nidhi Bhanot  Ludhiana  “One can save themselves from cancer and many other diseases by getting their medical check ups done on regular basis. Early detection of Cancer can make patient a cancer survivor in his or her life like Yuvraj Singh and veteran actress Mumtaz”, informed Managing Director  of World Cancer Care, Dharminder Singh Dhillon

Ready for 'One Nation, One Election': Akhilesh Ready for ‘One Nation, One Election’: Akhilesh

 Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday gave his approval for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘One Nation, One Election’ proposal. In reply to a question pertaining to Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s backing for the proposal, Yadav said, “We are ready for one nation one election. Start your preparations from 2019; we are

Faizabad village Hindu Muslim unity Faizabad village sets example of Hindu-Muslim Unity

In an exemplar of communal harmony and brotherhood, the Hindu and Muslim communities in Faizabad‘s Dehriyawan village, have been living together peacefully since 40 years here. “We have a mutual understanding amongst ourselves to not interfere during each other’s prayer time. Our namaz time is fixed and our Hindu friends never disturb us. You cannot find a

One man Army in Madhya Pradesh to solve water crisis: 70-year old Sitaram Rajput

Inspired from Manjhi-The Mountain Man bollywood movie, a 70-yr-old Sitaram Rajput from Hadua village of Chhatarpur in Madhya Pradesh is single handedly digging out a well to help solve water crisis in village.   This region has been facing the water crisis since last two and a half years. When Sitaram Rajput was asked why the area

Untreated hypertension diseases India
Untreated hypertension: Leading cause of diseases in India

Hypertension is ranked as the third biggest risk factor for heart disease in India. As per World Health Organisation (WHO), it is directly responsible for 57% of all stroke deaths and 24% of all coronary heart disease deaths in the country. As per the National Family Health Survey (NFHS), about 9% women and 14% men falling in

Karnataka Elections 2018 voting
Karnataka Elections 2018 overview till 4:00pm

Picking up momentum, 37 percent voting was recorded in Karnataka up to 1 p.m. today in the 222 assembly constituencies. The Assembly polls, which began at 7 a.m. at 58,546 polling stations, each equipped with Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and Voter Verified Paper Audit Trails (VVPATs), will conclude at 6 p.m. Earlier in the day, a faulty VVPAT machine was

Tata Nexon AMT Automatic
Tata Nexon AMT: More Variants To Launch Soon To Take On Brezza, Ecosport Automatic

Just a few weeks after launching the Nexon AMT XZA+ at Rs 9.41 lakh and 10.38 lakh for petrol and diesel respectively, it seems like Tata Motors will launch the Nexon AMT in more variants as well. According to a leaked certification document, the XMA and the XZA are the two variants that will be introduced in the Nexon. Since these

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan social media debut
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to finally make social media debut?

If there is one star whom millions of people want to see on social media, it is definitely Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.Fulfilling the wish of scores of fans and followers, the ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ star will be making her much-awaited debut on Instagram. Ahead of the Cannes Film Festival 2018, the 44-year-old is all set

Mitsubishi Lancer
Mitsubishi Lancer Will Be Back As A Crossover

When Mitsubishi pulled the plug on the Lancer, it left a void among several enthusiasts all over the world. However, the popular nameplate is set to make a comeback soon. Sadly, Mitsubishi will ditch the traditional sedan form for a more popular crossover SUV or hatchback bodystyle. Recently, Mitsubishi’s chief designer Tsunehiro Kunimoto informed a British media

Rahul to launch ‘save the Constitution’ drive next week

Rahul to launch ‘save the Constitution’ drive next week. Seeking to reach out to Dalits, Congress president Rahul Gandhi will on April 23 launch his party’s nationwide ‘save the constitution’ campaign, aimed at highlighting alleged attacks on the Constitution and the community. The Congress’ present and former Dalit lawmakers, those holding offices in zilla parishad,

social awareness autistic adults
Here’s how social awareness can help autistic adults

 A recent study has revealed that a clinician-driven virtual learning platform, tailored to young adults on the autism spectrum, shows improved social competency.The University of Texas research showed that the increase in the socio-emotional and socio-cognitive abilities correlated with brain change. The results included increased activation in the brain’s socio-cognition hub with gains linked to

Naxal commander
Naxal commander arrested in Noida

Naxal commander arrested in Noida. Police on Monday arrested a Noida commander who was carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 on his head. The arrested Naxal commander, identified as Sudhir Bhagat. Bhagat, is accused of a bomb blast in a factory and several murders and massacres. A native of Muzaffarpur in Bihar, Bhagat had been

Misfiring India draw 1-1 against England in Azlan Shah Cup
Misfiring India draw 1-1 against England in Azlan Shah Cup

IPOH: India wasted chances galore to settle for al-1 draw against England in the their second match at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament on Sunday. It was India’s first point in the tournament after having lost 2-3 to Olympic champions Argentina in their tournament opener yesterday at the Sultan Azlan Shah Stadium. Young Shilanand

Hrithik & Sussanne UNLIKELY To Reunite. Oh, Only If Hrithik Hadn’t Stayed on 8th Floor

Well, they haven’t reunited as a couple yet. They are nice and cordial with each other primarily because they want to give their best to their kids (Hrehaan 11, and Hridhaan 7), and secondly because a lot of time has passed and seemingly healed their wounds. The question now being asked by everyone is: Will

Rupani, Patel likely to continue as Gujarat CM, Deputy CM
Rupani, Patel likely to continue as Gujarat CM, Deputy CM

Rupani, Patel likely to continue as Gujarat CM, Deputy CM. Vijay Rupani and Nitin Patel are widely expected to continue as Gujarat’s Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister after the BJP retained power in keenly fought elections but some others are said to be eyeing the top post. Among those wanting to take Rupani’s place

Mumbai: Journalist dies in collision between two auto rickshaws
Mumbai: Journalist dies in collision between two auto rickshaws

Mumbai Journalist dies in collision between two auto rickshaws. A journalist died in a head-on collision between two auto rickshaws in Mumbai’s Kurla area. He has been identified as Prashant Tripathi.The incident took place late on Thursday night. One of the rickshaw drivers, identified as Yasin Shaikh, fled the spot but was later arrested. A case has been registered in

India developing small rocket to cash in on small-satellite boom

By Venkatachari JagannathanChennai, Dec 14 (IANS) India developing small rocket to cash in on small-satellite boom. With the size of earth observation satellites reducing and the future trend moving towards a constellation of small satellites rather than a large one, India’s space agency is developing a smaller rocket that can carry satellites weighing up to

Delhi government approves Rs 15 cr for Ring Road

New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Delhi government approves Rs 15 cr for Ring Road. The Delhi government on Monday approved Rs 15 crore to “strengthen” the stretch of Ring Road from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to Ashram here.The decision was taken at an Expenditure Finance Committee meeting chaired by Deputy Chief