During 'total solar eclipse' on April 8, Sun will be in a period of 'solar maximum'. What it means?

India, April 6 -- A total solar eclipse is a phenomenal celestial event that will occur on Monday, April 8, as the Moon will entirely obscure the Sun, unlike a partial solar eclipse, during which only... Read More

IMD issues 'heatwave alert' for parts of southern and eastern India for next two days | Top updates

India, April 6 -- The India Meteorological Department on Saturday said that parts of peninsular and eastern India are expected to experience "heatwave conditions for the next two days". Areas likely t... Read More

Weather alert: IMD predicts heatwave conditions in several parts of India in coming days

India, April 5 -- The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted that heatwave conditions will prevail in several parts of southern and northern India in the coming days, while isolated heavy rai... Read More

Earth Hour 2024: Global 'lights off' moment on March 23 | Know why

India, March 20 -- "Earth Hour" is set to be observed on March 23 from 8.30pm to 9.30pm (IST), marking a global event observed annually on the last Saturday of March to raise awareness about climate c... Read More

MHA extends 50% GST support for central police canteen purchases | Details

India, March 14 -- The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) announced on Wednesday its decision to continue providing 50% financial assistance on Goods and Services Tax (GST) for purchases made from the cen... Read More

Sudha Murty takes oath as member of Rajya Sabha

India, March 14 -- Author and philanthropist Sudha Murty was sworn in as a member of the Rajya Sabha in New Delhi on Thursday in the presence of Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar. Union minister Piyush ... Read More

Elderly man denied entry to Bengaluru metro over 'dirty clothes', netizens angry

India, Feb. 26 -- A viral video showing Bengaluru Metro's security personnel allegedly denying entry to an elderly passenger because of his 'dirty clothes' has sparked outrage on social media. The el... Read More

Who is Radhika Merchant, the soon-to-be bride of Anant Ambani?

India, Feb. 25 -- Anant Ambani, the youngest son of Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani, is all set to marry Radhika Merchant on July 12 in Mumbai. Pre-wedding celebrations will take place from... Read More

Statue of Unity is not just a 'static wonder'; there are two big 'oscillators' inside. Know why

India, Feb. 23 -- The Statue of Unity, the world's tallest statue standing at 182 meters in Gujarat's Rajpipla district, faces the Sardar Sarovar Dam on the river Narmada. According to Lesics, an engi... Read More

Maharashtra MLA's viral video flaunting tiger tooth: 'I hunted it in 1987'

India, Feb. 22 -- Sanjay Gaikwad, an MLA from the Shiv Sena led by Eknath Shinde, appeared in a viral video proudly displaying a tiger's tooth, which he claimed to have hunted 37 years ago, in 1987. ... Read More