Corona warriors: Union minister's wife stitches masks at home

Jaipur |Saturday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST

Naunand Kanwar, wife of Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, has emerged as a corona warrior who is busy making masks for people to fight the threat of the COVID-19 spread.

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COVID-19: Pandya brothers turn home into stadium

Mumbai |Monday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

The coronavirus outbreak has seen all sporting events across the globe either getting cancelled or postponed. And this has also seen the Indian cricketers get time out with their families even though

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Lockdown dairies: It's kitchen time for Deepika Padukone

Mumbai |Monday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

After working out and wardrobe cleaning, actress Deepika Padukone is now utilising all the free time to organise her kitchen during coronavirus lockdown.

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Prayagraj student develops all season Jasmine variety

Prayagraj |Monday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST

Chandra Shekhar, a M.Sc student of Sam Higginbottom University of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (SHUATS) in Naini in Prayagraj, has developed a new variety of star jasmine flower that can withs

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The new chicken substitute post corona scare

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2020 3:45:05 PM IST

With the sales of chicken and mutton going down due to the coronavirus scare, it is the humble 'kathal' (jackfruit) that is emerging as an acceptable alternative.

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Pitcher full of cowries unearthed in Bengal village

Kolkata |Thursday, 2020 8:15:05 PM IST

A pitcher full of cowries used as currency in ancient times has been unearthed while digging for the construction of a house in a village in north West Bengal's Cooch Behar district, officials said.

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After two decades, highly revered Himachal deity on sojourn

Shimla |Tuesday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST

A rare glimpse of deity culture is being witnessed these days mostly in interiors of Himachal Pradesh as highly revered Domeshwar devta is on his sojourn, once in two decades, travelling village to vi

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Apple arrears touch Rs 2,449.19 lakh: HImachal Minister

Shimla |Monday, 2020 11:15:05 PM IST

Payment of arrears to apple growers in Himachal Pradesh touched Rs 2,449.19 lakh owing to fund crunch and the liability has been pending since 2013, state Horticulture Minister Mohinder Singh informed

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Rare Sumatran tiger, clouded leopard captured on camera

New York |Tuesday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

There are hardly 400 of them left in the world and in a rare visual treat, a Sumatran tiger has been captured on a camera-trap study, giving hope that the critically endangered species (Panthera tigri

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Week-long Mandi's Mahashivratri festivity begins

Mandi |Saturday, 2020 5:15:05 PM IST

The week-long festival of Mahashivratri in this Himachal Pradesh historical town, popularly known as 'Chhoti Kashi', began on Saturday with a congregation of over 200 hill gods and goddesses.

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United in soul, wedlock by the Constitution

|Thursday, 2020 10:20:53 AM IST

To each according to his or her faith! Some couples tie the nuptial knot amid chants of mantras, some opt for nikah, some walk down the aisle while some others get married in the court.

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'Run For Tea' march to promote tea marketing, industry

Agartala |Wednesday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

In a bid to promote the state's tea industry, a colourful "Run For Tea" march was organised on Wednesday in Tripura, the second largest tea producing state in the northeast India after Assam.

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