Crossing threshold, Bihar eateries deliver free food to corona patients

Patna |Wednesday, 2021 2:45:05 PM IST

When the second wave of the coronavirus started wreaking havoc, restaurants in Bihar came forward with a gesture of humanity and sensitivity. Many restaurants here started delivering free food to coro

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'Leopard Diaries' explores remarkable tale of 'lonely, mysterious creature' (Ld)

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

The leopard is the reigning rock star of the wildlife world. It's a species that is obscure and largely overshadowed by the tiger, especially in India, scientist, conservationist and author Sanjay Gub

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Art works reveal role of women in historic Punnapra-Vayalar revolt

Alappuzha (Kerala) |Saturday, 2021 10:15:05 PM IST

A series of seven works by a participating artist in 'Lokame Tharavadu', a large scale contemporary art exhibition organised by the Kochi Biennale Foundation, revealed the role played by women in the

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Ambulance drivers render yeoman service to Covid patients in TN

Chennai |Friday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

Ambulance drivers in Tamil Nadu are determined a lot catering to transporting Covid patients from homes to hospitals as well as from private to government facilities and also addressing to the woes of

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Keeping social distance to lessen impacts on wildlife

New York |Thursday, 2021 5:15:06 PM IST

Six feet of social distance may be the new norm between people, but a new Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) report says "if you don't want to disturb wildlife, you need to keep way back".

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Lord Hanuman was born in Tirumala, claims TTD study

Tirumala |Wednesday, 2021 11:45:06 PM IST

The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam (TTD) has announced that Anjanadri, one of the seven Tirumala hills, was the birth place of Lord Hanuman. As announced earlier, the TTD's proclamation came on Wednesd

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It's April end and still snowing in Himachal

Shimla |Wednesday, 2021 5:15:06 PM IST

It's April end and tourist resorts in higher reaches of Himachal Pradesh were still snowing, weather officials said on Wednesday. The state capital Shimla, which saw the night temperature at 7.4 degre

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Drawing social narratives

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 2:15:06 PM IST

"It's important for me as a person to comment on social and political issues. Social media is a powerful tool to project my opinions into the world. It is also a great place to find alternate points o

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Monuments dwarfed by encroachments

Agra |Tuesday, 2021 2:45:05 PM IST

Alhough Agra could not celebrate World Heritage Day on April 18 due to the Covid-19 pandemic restrictions, conservationists and green activists have once again highlighted the failure of the Archaeolo

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Uralungal, village cooperative turns into world's 2nd largest cooperative

Thiruvananthapuram |Friday, 2021 5:45:06 PM IST

The Uralungal Cooperative Society was formed by the eminent social reformer Saint Vagbhatananda in a remote rural hamlet called Uralungal in Vadakara of Kozhikode district of Kerala in 1925.

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This bureaucrat brings beauty of nature on bottles with art

Jaipur |Wednesday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

A senior civil servant in Rajasthan, Mugdha Sinha with an aim to bring out the artist within her, organised a unique two-in-one art exhibition - 'Bottle is Canvas' and 'Freehand Meditative Mandalas' i

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Girl aged 12 with 5 kg tumour gets new life after surgery (Ld)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 8:45:06 PM IST

A 12-year-old girl from Delhi got a new lease of life by a team of doctors of City based Sir Ganga Ram Hospital who removed two football-sized tumours weighing 5 kg from her stomach which she was carr

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