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Lalu's son Tej Pratap Yadav alleges Nitish released ghosts in his bungalow

Tej Pratap Yadav, Bihar's former health minister and the elder son of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, has alleged that Bihar CM Nitish Kumar had let lose ghosts in his bungalow to haunt him out.

22 Feb 2018 1:29 pm
Lalu's paranoid son Tej Pratap Yadav alleges Nitish released ghosts in his bungalow

Tej Pratap Yadav, Bihar's former health minister and the elder son of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, has alleged that Bihar CM Nitish Kumar had let lose ghosts in his bungalow to haunt him out.

22 Feb 2018 1:29 pm
Gurgaon class VII student threatens to rape teacher: Are children becoming sexually aggressive?

Shocking news stories about elementary school children sexually assaulting one another both in schools and neighborhoods keep getting reported every now and then.

22 Feb 2018 12:48 pm
Basic guidelines for beginners on capturing details of a subject with macro photography

Macro photography is a tight close-up photography of often a small subject or the part of a subject to get a photograph that is greater than its life size.

22 Feb 2018 11:51 am
Avani Chaturvedi creates history by becoming the first woman pilot of the IAF to take a solo flight

In a historic feat, on Monday, flying officer Avani Chaturvedi created history by becoming the first woman pilot of the Indian Air Force (IAF) to take a solo flight. She completed her sortie in a MiG-21 bison aircraft flying from the Jamnagar air base in a flight that lasted close to half an hour.

22 Feb 2018 11:41 am
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits the Golden Temple in Amritsar along with his family

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who is on a state visit to India, visited the Golden Temple in Amritsar of Punjab on Wednesday. He was received by Hardeep Singh Puri and Navjot Singh Sidhu of the Indian National Congress (INC) at the airport and later escorted to the Sikh shrine.

22 Feb 2018 10:50 am
14th day of Winter Olympics marked with Google's Doodle Snow Games animation featuring cartoon animals playing ice hockey

The internet search engine giant has put up another animated doodle to mark the 14th day of the 2018 Winter Olympics that features a ice-hockey match that pits Squirrel against Chipmunk.

22 Feb 2018 10:16 am
KFC has run out of chicken, yeah, you read that right!

In what could be only termed as bad news for the 900 odd KFC outlets in the United Kingdom, there's been profound shortage of chicken.

21 Feb 2018 6:54 pm
International Mother Language Day observed in a big way in West Bengal & Bangladesh

International Mother Language Day (IMLD) was observed in a big way in West Bengal and Bangladesh on February 21 and a number of events were organised since the observance has a strong and emotional connection with a movement to protect Bengali language in Dhaka in 1952 in which some activists were killed.

21 Feb 2018 6:04 pm
Vijayawada: Premature baby weighing just 450 gm survives against all odds

One of the smallest premature babies to have ever survived in India is finally going home after spending the first few months of his life at the renowned Rainbow Children's Hospital in Vijayawada.

21 Feb 2018 5:43 pm
Jacqueline Fernandez will star opposite Salman Khan in Kick 2, confirms producer Sajid Nadiadwala

Kick 2 will star Jacqueline Fernandez opposite Salman Khan as revealed by producer Sajid Nadiadwala. Rubbing all the rumours and confirming that Jacqueline would recreate the same magic in the sequence, Sajid Nadiadwala said that the script is being written keeping her in mind.

21 Feb 2018 4:46 pm
My set of questions on the PNB mess

The PNB fraud has impacted four other banks namely Allahabad Bank, Axis Bank, Union Bank of India and the SBI. There are 6 beneficiary accounts, 3 of Nirav Modi and 3 of Mehul Choksi. The demand by these 4 banks on PNB for meeting the obligations under the LoUs is Rs 11,400 crore. The modus operandi has been extensively discussed in press and electronic media and does not require further elaboration.

21 Feb 2018 4:09 pm
Life too has two sides like a coin!

Although there are different views about life and its origin, so far Darwin's theory of evolution has found universal acceptance. In fact, the change in inherited traits in the biological population over subsequent generations is called evolution. The idea of evolution is based on the foundation of a common ancestry.

21 Feb 2018 3:12 pm
An analysis on rising cases of violence in schools

For the past one year, all over the world, the school environment remained marred by violence and aggression. India too witnessed a spurt in the shocking incidents of murders in schools.

21 Feb 2018 2:10 pm
Soon 10-digit mobile numbers will change to 13-digit; but should you panic?

On January 8, 2018, the Department of Telecom (DoT) issued a directive to all the telecom operators of India, asking them to start issuing 13-digit mobile numbers to new customers.

21 Feb 2018 1:53 pm
Google doodle of 13th day of Winter Olympics marked by animated speed skating by Millipede

The internet search engine giant celebrates the 13th day of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics by featuring Millipede in its Doodle Snow Games series comprised of 17 doodles.

21 Feb 2018 12:16 pm
Ex-Lokayukt from Haryana Justice Pritam Pal to head Anna Hazare's campaign against corruption in north India

Former Haryana Lokayukat, Justice Pritam Pal will head Anna Hazare's anti-corruption movement in north India, while Santosh Hegde has been chosen as the movement's coordinator south India.

21 Feb 2018 11:53 am
YSRCP targets Pawan Kalyan dismissing his conduct as childish

The main opposition party in Andhra Pradesh, YSR Congress Party is suspicious over political activities of Jana Sena chief and film star Pawan Kalyan and has accused him of playing into the hands of Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party chief Chandrababu Naidu, so as to create confusion among opposition parties and also to bring a division among anti-government votes.

21 Feb 2018 10:56 am
Essential tips for beginners to photograph pets reasonably well

Pets at home and other friendly animals around the household can be great subjects for photography and sharpening the photographic skills. At times, actions, expressions and humour make a great combination for pet photography.

21 Feb 2018 10:22 am
Has India progressed satisfactorily since independence?

My cousin brother, aged about 65, a Modi admirer and Congress hater, is of the opinion that India has not made satisfactory progress since independence. I concede that every individual has the right to have and live by his own convictions.

20 Feb 2018 6:33 pm
Andhra girl studying MBA commits suicide: What is love all about after all?

News about Andhra girl studying MBA allegedly committing suicide during a live video call with the boy she was purportedly in love with is really saddening and perturbing. Her mobile is reported to have been recovered and the police are investigating the case.

20 Feb 2018 5:14 pm
Padmaavat's grand success party to coincide with Bhansali's birthday

The success of one of the most controversial films of our times 'Padmaavat' is no more a secret. The huge success of the film has blown away all the dark chapters involved in the making of the film. And now the big bash for team Padmaavat is being planned on February 24, which also happens to be Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 56th birthday.

20 Feb 2018 4:50 pm
Amazing: AI algorithm by Google which can detect heart disease

Technology has not stopped amazing us and so has not Google. Expanding its horizons in the medical field, Google's new Artificial Intelligence (AI) algorithm is now able to detect diseases in human heart by merely looking in the eye.

20 Feb 2018 3:49 pm
Acid test for the Congress, BJD and BJP in Bijepur bypoll

The campaign for Bijepur bypoll in the district of Bargarh in Odisha state is hotting up. Candidates from the three main political parties namely the Congress, BJP and the BJD are in the fray.

20 Feb 2018 3:26 pm
Government demands evidence from schools of students watching 'Pariksha Pe Charcha'

In a move that has received widespread criticism, the BJP-led Central government has demanded picture and video proof from schools of their students having watched 'Pariksha Par Charcha' which was held on last Friday.

20 Feb 2018 1:20 pm
Paras World School celebrates its second Annual Day

Paras World School, observed its 2nd Annual Day, on Saturday, February 17, 2018, a celebration of dance , drama and music.

20 Feb 2018 12:16 pm
Rs 40.5 lakh in cash seized from VHP activist's car in Odisha

Padmapur Police under Bargarh district seized Rs 40.5 lakh in cash from a car on Saturday evening at Mahulipali police check post. The car was on its way from Padmapur to Bargarh.

20 Feb 2018 11:58 am
Chandrababu concedes to opposition's pressure; to call all party meet

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has been facing severe criticism for his failure in putting pressure on Narendra Modi government to realise promises made in the AP Reorganisation Bill, 2014.

20 Feb 2018 11:34 am
Google celebrates day 12 of Winter Olympics with animated doodle featuring a flying squirrel in ski jump

To mark the 12th day of the Winter Olympic in South Korea, the internet search engine giant Google as part of its 17 doodle Snow Games series features a determined flying squirrel competing in ski jump in its latest animated doodle.

20 Feb 2018 10:51 am
How PNB scam will help the Modi government in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections?

On 7th February 2018, Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered a historical speech in the Parliament. In his speech, he not only attacked the Congress party for the misdeeds done by it while it was ruling the country, but also warned that the time has now come to face the consequences of the misdeeds. Let us first see the relevant portion of the speech, which rattled the Congress party:

20 Feb 2018 10:09 am
Andhra Pradesh state unit of the BJP cautions TDP

The rift between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is in peak stage. Both are vexed with each other. Mentally, both have decided to part ways. Both are waiting for the right time.

19 Feb 2018 10:32 pm