Instagram drops IGTV button due to lack of use

San Francisco |Tuesday, 2020 5:15:05 PM IST

Facebook-owned Instagram has removed the IGTV shortcut button from the top right corner of the app's home screen because not enough people are interacting with it.

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Antyodaya Yojana a success in Himachal, says official

Shimla |Sunday, 2020 11:45:05 PM IST

Deen Dayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Urban Livelihood Mission is proving very effective for socio-economic uplift of urban poor households in Himachal Pradesh, an official said on Sunday.

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Locust invasion has Rajasthan farmers in a tizzy

Jaipur |Saturday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST

It's 6 a.m. in Rajasthan's Ganganagar city and the Gurdwaras are not resounding with the soothing sound of Gurbani, rather a warning bell for farmers could be heard from them, along with the warning:

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This Bihar govt. office practices yoga everyday

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

Meditation results in marvels. Bihar's Electricity Department in Purnia district has adopted that adage as the basic theme of its daily curriculum.

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Artisans community dwindles in Rajasthan as exports slip

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

The artisans of Rajasthan, who have made their mark the world over with their skilled hands, are slowly dwindling in number which is causing worry to manufacturers here in the handicraft industry.

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For 41 days, only silence reigns in these Manali villages

Manali |Thursday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

It's silence for the gods in 10 villages dotting the outskirts of the picturesque hill resort of Manali, currently marooned under a blanket of snow.

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Gangasagar: Lakhs take holy dip on Makar Sankranti

Sagar Island (West Bengal) |Wednesday, 2020 8:15:06 PM IST

A record 4 million plus pilgrims from across the country and abroad took the holy dip here in the Ganga where it flows out into the Bay of Bengal on the occasion of Makar Sankranti on Wednesday at the

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Twinkle Khanna's book wins at 17th Crossword awards

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

Twinkle Khanna's fiction novel 'Pyjamas are Forgiving' has won the Crossword Book Award (Popular) for Fiction for last year.

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Mumbai celebrates Makar Sankranti, Pongal

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Mumbaikars celebrated Makar Sankranti and Pongal with immense devotion, gaiety and religious fervor here on Wednesday.

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Kite Festival: Big biz, source of livelihood for many

Ahmedabad |Tuesday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Gujarat's famous International Kite Festival is not just about kite-flying, but about multi-crore business opportunity for the people from the state.

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Graffiti artists pay tribute to Aus firefighters

Sydney |Tuesday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

Graffiti artists have paid tribute to the firefighters tackling Australia's biggest wildfires in decades, that have so far killed 28 people and billions of animals since it first broke out last Septem

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'Garvi Gujarat' new spot for tourists in Delhi (Lead)

New Delhi |Monday, 2020 3:45:05 PM IST

Till now, tourists from all over the world used to reach the national capital Delhi to visit prominent spots like Red Fort, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament, Chandni Chowk and Qutub Minar. N

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