Heavy footfall at 'Odisha Parba 2018' on day two

New Delhi, Sept. 8 -- 'Odisha Parba-2018', a three day-long mega celebration of Odisha's culture, tradition, heritage & cuisine witnessed heavy footfall on its second day. Odisha Parba is organised by... Read More

Bank shifted to school building, students in tents

DOLAKHA, July 17 -- A community school in Dolakha has rented out it's building to a financial institution after being unable to pay salaries to the teachers, forcing students to study under tents. Th... Read More

NC blocks tabling of Medical Education Bill in House

KATHMANDU, July 17 -- Main Opposition Nepali Congress (NC) obstructed the tabling of the National Medical Education Bill in parliament on Monday, accusing the government of pushing the bill with contr... Read More

Making a mark: Teachers in Kinnaur strive for separate identity, introduce dress code

SHIMLA, July 17 -- In a bid to create a separate identity for educators, a group of teachers in government- run schools in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh have introduced their own dress code. T... Read More

J&K Police detain 13 school teachers for 'glorifying militancy'

SRINAGAR, July 17 -- Thirteen teachers of a private school in north Kashmir's Baramulla town were detained last week for allegedly 'glorifying militancy' and motivating students to become militants. ... Read More

Hisar school teacher arrested for raping 8-year-old girl student

Hisar, July 17 -- A 32-year-old schoolteacher of a government primary school was arrested for allegedly raping an eight-year-old student in a village in Narnaund area of Haryana's Hisar district, poli... Read More

Five minor boys rape 8-year-old in Uttarakhand after watching porn

India, July 17 -- Five boys, aged between 9 and 14, have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping an eight-year-old girl at Sahaspur, around 25 km from Dehradun. An initial probe has found the boys all... Read More

Karnataka Bank inaugurates new branch in Karnataka

India, July 17 -- Karnataka Bank has inaugurated its 808th branch at Tumakuru - SIT Campus in the state of Karnataka on July 16, 2018. Earlier in June 2018, the Bank had opened new branch at Hosadur... Read More

Kings XI rope in UAE skipper Mustafa

Kathmandu, July 17 -- Kathmandu Kings XI, one of the six franchises in the Everest Premier League, has spiced up the tournament with the announcement of another big signing in United Arab Emirates ski... Read More

Restoring the farm pillar

Bangladesh, July 17 -- Reducing the agricultural component in the 2018-19 budget to merely 5.7 per cent can hopefully be seen as a temporary setback. Rabindranath Tagore's 'Sonar Bangla' can be ever-r... Read More