Patiala law varsity students boycott mid-semester exams

Patiala, March 19 -- Students of the Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL) boycotted their mid-semester examination and continued their protest against the university management for fourth c... Read More

21 trekkers who lost way rescued near Palghar fort

Palghar, March 19 -- A group of 21 young trekkers, all chartered accounting students, were rescued by Saphale police on Sunday night, after they lost their way back to base while trekking the Tandulwa... Read More

Unique protest by a Congress leader

HYDERABAD, March 19 -- A Dalit leader of the Telangana Congress on Sunday set fire to party flags, posters, banners and other campaign material worth Rs 15 lakh, before announcing his resignation from... Read More

Education secy, deputy officer at loggerheads over Class-11 admissions

Chandigarh, March 19 -- Education secretary and district education officer (DEO) are at loggerheads over online centralised admissions to Class 11. Education department under the DEO has proposed a c... Read More

Nepal has reassured it would continue to protect rights of Tibetans in the country: US Secretary of State

Kathmandu, March 19 -- Nepal has given assurance to US officials that it would continue to protect the rights of the Tibetans refugees living in Nepal, according to the US Secretary of State. In a co... Read More

University students protest at three different places in Colombo, Water cannon and tear gas fired at IUSF in front of UGC

Sri Lanka, March 19 -- Police fired water cannon and tear gas to disperse a protest march organized by the Inter-University Students Federation in front of the University Grants Commission this aftern... Read More

Captain Khadka conferred with Youth Icon 2019

KATHMANDU, March 19 -- Captain and skipper of Nepali national cricket team Paras Khadka has been conferred with the title of Youth Icon 2019. He was honored with the title along with a cash prize of ... Read More

JNU students to go on indefinite hunger strike

NEW DELHI, March 19 -- At least 10 students, including members of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU), have announced an indefinite hunger strike to protest against the varsity's "anti... Read More

Pirated books seized from illegal printing press

NEW DELHI, March 19 -- Nearly 4,000 pirated NCERT books were recovered from a college dropout who was running an illegal printing press in east Delhi's Ghazipur, police said on Monday. According to R... Read More

Kerala CM, Oppn leader against removal of portions from NCERT Class 9 history textbook

Thiruvananthapuram, March 19 -- Coming down on the HRD ministry's decision to remove portions of the 'Renaissance Movement' from the class IX textbook of NCERT, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan ... Read More