Cow shelter opened in Agra district jail

AGRA, Nov. 14 -- District magistrate NG Ravi Kumar inaugurated a 'gaushala' (cow shelter) in the district jail on Wednesday. About 149 cows are housed in the shelter which has come up at a cost of Rs ... Read More

IVRI scientists recommend modern equipment to check stubble burning

Bareilly, Nov. 14 -- Agriculture scientists at the Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) of Bareilly have recommended some state-of-the-art farm equipment for farmers to make Uttar Pradesh a 'ze... Read More

Only bikes used during medical emergencies

VARANASI, Nov. 14 -- There are around 60 villages in Sonbhadra with no access to ambulances because there are no connecting roads. The villagers use a motorcycle or bicycle to rush the patients to the... Read More

Trudging 15 km to catch the signal

VARANASI, Nov. 14 -- Gurdah is a hilly village in the lap of nature in Sonbhadra district. Surrounded by high hills covered with lush green trees, it offers a panoramic view. But the life of people he... Read More

Gorakhpur barrack where Nehru stayed as prisoner to observe his birth anniversary

Gorakhpur, Nov. 14 -- An event to mark the 130 birth anniversary of Jawahar Lal Nehru will be held on Thursday at Nehru Smriti Bhawan, an old style barrack at Gorakhpur jail where the late prime minis... Read More

Pujara, Kohli & Rahane emerging as next Big Three

India, Nov. 14 -- Bangladesh will play only their second ever Test on Indian soil this week. The previous encounter in Indore saw India emerge comfortable winners against New Zealand in 2016. Nine of... Read More

Onus on B'desh to bring parity in the Test series

Indore, Nov. 14 -- Lopsided yet significant, but it should not count as a contest, at least on paper. This is a category of Test matches which will happen more often now courtesy the ICC Test Champion... Read More

Asia secured, Sandhu keen on Japan

Mewat (Haryana), Nov. 14 -- Beneath the calm demeanour lies a restless mind, one that urges Ajeetesh Sandhu to push for more and get better. The highest-ranked Indian (15) on the Asian Tour's order of... Read More

Sharma looks to rise in Sun City, shine in Dubai

Mewat (Haryana), Nov. 14 -- As is wont in golf, Shubhankar Sharma "internalises" (introspects) after each round, irrespective of the outcome, and the process culminates with making mental notes on the... Read More

Explosives behind blast in Kushinagar mosque; four held

GORAKHPUR, Nov. 14 -- Police on Wednesday arrested four people, including a cleric, in connection with a blast of moderate intensity in a mosque in Turkapatti area of Kushinagar three days ago. The p... Read More