Back home, Punjab farmers adding sweetness to protest

Chandigarh |Saturday, 2020 7:45:06 PM IST

The sweet fragrance of gur or jaggery fills the air in fields across Punjab these days with wood-fired stills continuously working to make it 'immunity' booster for protesting farmers who have set up

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Migrant labourer's son from Bihar village wins gold medal at IIT, Roorkee

Patna |Saturday, 2020 1:45:05 AM IST

Rahul Kumar, 22, the son of a migrant worker from Sosandi, a nondescript village in Bihar's Nalanda district, has graduated from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee, one of the premier educa

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In TN, today's movie stars are tomorrow's CM aspirants

Chennai |Thursday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

Today's movie stars are tomorrow's political leaders and Chief Ministerial aspirants -- that is the trend in Tamil Nadu.

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'Toxicity of narcissistic personality traits heighten Covid blues' (IANS Interview)

New Delhi |Monday, 2020 7:15:08 PM IST

Coping with a toxic relationship -- that is, with a person with narcissistic personality traits who makes their partner feel emotionally stifled, lost, hopeless, stuck and damaged -- has not been the

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How a peepal tree in Delhi's Asiad Village got the PMO involved

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 11:15:06 PM IST

What would you do if you buy a flat worth Rs 6-7 cr of market value in one of the prime real estate markets of Delhi, but end up having a peepal tree hollowing its foundation? What would you do if tha

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Nitish fan 'sacrifices' finger every time he becomes CM

Patna |Wednesday, 2020 1:15:06 AM IST

A die-hard political supporter of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar sacrificed his fourth finger after the formation of NDA government in Bihar.

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Muslim man digs reservoir in his home for Chhat festival (IANS Special)

Bhagalpur |Sunday, 2020 1:45:05 AM IST

The Maha Parv of public faith and Lord Bhaskar concluded with the rising sun on Saturday morning. The festival also gave us a steller example of religious harmony in Bihar.

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Chhath Puja ends in Bihar with prayers to rising sun

Patna |Saturday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

Chhath Puja celebrations in Bihar concluded in the wee hours of Saturday with millions of devotees offering prayers to the rising sun.

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It dipped, splayed Gilchrist: Pathan's toe-crusher (Magic Moments Ind vs Aus)

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST

Irfan Pathan's in-swinging yorker that slipped through Adam Gilchrist's defences in the Sydney Test during the 2003-04 series, was a rare piece of bowling artistry in a game dominated heavily by batsm

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UP farmers rewrite their destiny with dragon fruit farming (IANS Special)

Lucknow |Friday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Four years ago, Ram Sakal Yadav, a young farmer in Uttar Pradesh's Kaushambhi district, had almost packed his bags. He was set to migrate to Mumbai in search of a job that would ensure him a steady in

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Writing 'The Lost Homestead' was cathartic: Marina Wheeler (IANS Interview)

New Delhi |Thursday, 2020 6:15:07 PM IST

A film on Indias last Viceroy triggered a series of journeys to the sub-continent as Marina Wheeler attempted to come to terms with its partition in 1947 and the trauma that it caused to her mother. I

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UP Mati Kala Board to have permanent sale outlet

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2020 8:15:06 PM IST

The UP Mati Kala Board, encouraged by the success of its Diwali exhibition, has now decided to open a permanent outlet for the sale of its products in the state capital.

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