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Tripura fighting a valiant battle against drug menace

The BJP-led government in Tripura, almost immediately after assuming power in March last, made a clarion call against the cannabis and drug syndicate. Within the last six months, drug and cannabis racketeers are facing serious threat as their trade volume has shrunk remarkably.

21 Sep 2018 11:28 pm
Neha Kakkar and Himansh Kohli confirm their relationship status on a reality show

Neha Kakkar and Himansh Kohli have finally admitted to being in a relationship after many speculations. Rumours have been doing rounds about the two since months, but the couple was never candid about their relationship. They had always been maintaining that they are just good friends. But their respective Instagram accounts tell another tale along with their PDA-filled pictures.

21 Sep 2018 11:02 pm
Oil rich Venezuela: Strangled by hyperinflation

Latin American country, Venezuela has the largest oil deposits in the world. Even larger than Saudi Arabia! However, it has been known more as the country whose ladies had won the most international beauty contests in the world. 22 Miss Universes, Miss Worlds and Miss Earths! Grooming for these contests was a national industry. Less attention was paid to deploying the huge oil revenues wisely.

21 Sep 2018 8:18 pm
Now smart fencing at borders will help check infiltration

The other day Home Minister Raj Nath Singh inaugurated an 11 km long smart fence on the international border with Pakistan in Jammu sector which is equipped with sensors, thermal imagers, lasers, ground radars and what not. It is being hoped that this will make our border with Pakistan impregnable.

21 Sep 2018 8:02 pm
Pouring himself into the music: Producer Alex Winter

Like a good friend, the words, rhythms and melodies of musicians like Alex Winter can motivate and entertain us, and keep us company when we need it most. A virtuosic drummer, guitarist, composer and producer, it would be a gross understatement to say Winter wears many hats. Decades of professional training and devoted practice earned him a titanic reputation in the industry, and led to his music being shared and performed around the globe.

21 Sep 2018 2:18 pm
Cashless society: Demonetization breeds an outbreak of violence around the world

Alarm bells are starting to ring around the world in the wake of a global trend supported by banks and governments, aiming to bring hard currency to an end and relinquish it to museums. While showing a few valid economic benefits, the cashless revolution seems to be issuing far more social violence than it was expected to.

21 Sep 2018 2:09 pm
Appreciating a modern medical institute of south India

It was a rewarding trip to Chennai which is slowly emerging as a national medical care hub, where options and technical facilities for prevention and treatment of various diseases attract people. The south Indian city on the banks of Bay of Bengal offers medical opportunities for both high profile individuals to down trodden families across India.

21 Sep 2018 1:55 pm
Parul Chauhan of 'Sapna Babul Ka' to get married to Chirag Thakkar

Parul Chauhan, who shot to fame with her roles in Sapna Babul Ka, Bidai and Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai is reportedly getting hitched with actor Chirag Thakkar in December this year.

21 Sep 2018 1:26 pm
Happy School is vehicle of creative thinking without fear of mistakes

The Concept of Happy School, although, is new to the world, India as its tradition, has well embraced the idea of happy and well engaged schooling through Gurukulam seva.

21 Sep 2018 12:48 pm
The real reason why the Modi Govt isn't panicking over rising petroleum prices and the devaluation of the rupee

A hike in fuel prices always draws unwarranted attention and the opposition parties use it as leverage. At the moment, the prices of petroleum are very high and have been steadily rising on a daily basis with no immediate reprieve in sight.

21 Sep 2018 11:58 am
Arrogant leaders: The BJP's Trojan Horses

The dictionary defines a Trojan horse as something which attacks from within. The phrase comes from Greek mythology, which describes the fall of the kingdom of Troy to the Greeks who invade it after the Trojan prince, Paris abducts Helen, the beautiful wife of King Menelaus of Sparta.

21 Sep 2018 8:23 am
CBSE proposes inclusion of Indian Sign Language and Braille as academic disciplines and languages in schools

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has proposed the inclusion of Indian Sign Language (ISL) as a subject and Braille as a language option for school level core subjects for Children with special needs (CWSN) as new curricular and evaluation reforms.

20 Sep 2018 9:30 pm
'Choma Eagles' - a football team of school girls from under-privileged and marginalised families of Gurugram

Once again it has been proved that best of sports persons and writers are the products of poverty and passion. However, behind their shine, there is always a scaffolding support for nurturance.

19 Sep 2018 10:47 pm
Chandrababu Naidu: A feudal democrat

Whatever the platform, Chandrababu, the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, uses it only for criticizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the NDA government.

19 Sep 2018 10:44 pm
Two-year long 150th birth anniversary celebration of Mahatma Gandhi: Commemorative logo and web portal launched

President Ram Nath Kovind launched at Rashtrapati Bhawan, on September 18, the logo and the web portal for commemoration of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, stated an official release.

19 Sep 2018 9:55 pm
Modi government acting tough on Indian corporates over repayment of loans

The Modi government has been alleged to be going soft on those who have taken massive loans and are not repaying them back. The allegations are not true. A review reveals that big ticket assets and projects have been put up for sale.

19 Sep 2018 9:46 pm
Attack on Swami Agnivesh outside BJP headquarters

The other day Swami Agnivesh wrote in the Indian Express about the attack on him by the workers of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the reasons for the same.

19 Sep 2018 8:25 pm
Seychelles: A cultural destination in nature's lap which is equally good for serious hiker tourists and holidayers alike

Among the tourists, Seychelles is not well-known as culture destination in natural settings for those who connect life and learning. And, we are after relaxation and pleasures through holidaying they are after spas, night clubs, bars, entertainments, food and sun-bathing on the sea beaches in the country full of islands. Recently, my kin visited this country of islands to unwind and relax in a fun-filled environment.

19 Sep 2018 8:08 pm
Eleven-day Ganesha Ustav commences in Jaipur: Know precept of wisdom attributed to Lord Ganesha

The eleven-day Ganesh Utsav began on September 13 with special prayers at famous Moti Doongari Temple of the deity and will conclude on September 23. The festival marks the celebration of the precept of wisdom and auspicious beginning of a venture.

19 Sep 2018 7:06 pm
65-year-old Anup Jalota dating 28-year-old Jasleen Matharu? Know about the lady and their relationship status

The 28-year-old Big Boss contestant Jasleen Matharu, who is all over the internet due to her relationship with 65-year-old singer Anup Jalota, is being trolled and criticized.

19 Sep 2018 9:16 am
Will violence between allies reshape politics in Tripura?

In the wake of uncontrolled violence, it is obvious that Tripura is experiencing a difficult phase – both politically and economically.

19 Sep 2018 7:29 am
People feel that PM Modi's claim of returning to power in 2019 is only a sham

Delivering his concluding address at the BJP's national executive meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, roaring like a lion, said that opposition parties having ideological differences and are no challenge to him.

18 Sep 2018 9:36 pm
Dissolution of state Assembly by KCR: Telangana Voters' Manifesto

State assembly dissolution has been announced by the Chief Minister KCR along with releasing of his party's first list of candidates for about over 100 constituencies.

18 Sep 2018 9:14 pm