When libraries become a safe place for children

India, Feb. 4 -- The daughter of a driver and a mother who works in the Channapatna toy industry, Sushmita, 20, is dreaming big. The BCom student says she plans to take the competitive exams to "get t... Read More

Sustainability is a key focus area for India at G20

India, Feb. 4 -- India assumed the G20 presidency on December 1, 2022, marked by hope, dreams, and aspirations. The world is facing several challenges, such as Covid-19, the threat of recession, and t... Read More

BJP bags four MLC seats, Yogihails victory, SP draws a blank

Lucknow, Feb. 4 -- The Bharatiya Janata Party's victory on four seats in the biennial election to five Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council seats has given a boost to the party's campaign for the 2024 Lo... Read More

AMU pays tribute to founders of Women's College

ALIGARH, Feb. 4 -- "Founders of the Women's College, Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah and his wife Waheed Jahan Begum sacrificed all their assets for the cause of girls' education. The college symbolises thei... Read More

French ambassador visits AMU

ALIGARH, Feb. 4 -- Emmanuel Lenain, the ambassador of France to India and his delegates visited Aligarh Muslim University on Friday. The Ambassador and his team members were welcomed by AMU vice-chanc... Read More

SC directs govt to produce original records on BBC docu ban

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- The Supreme Court on Friday directed the central government to produce original records relating to its decision to block a BBC documentary on the 2002 Gujarat riots. A bench of ... Read More

After Joshimath, Doda homes develop cracks

JAMMU, Feb. 4 -- Close to two dozen houses developed cracks in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district this week, prompting the evacuation of at least 200 people from their homes, officials said on Friday, ... Read More

In cricket's fitness of things

MUMBAI, Feb. 4 -- In terms of value that Dane van Niekerk brings to her South Africa team, she is no less than an Inzamam-ul-Haq, David Boon or Arjuna Ranatunga. She is a South African cricket legend,... Read More

Work ethic and glovework key to Bharat's rise

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- For the past 12 months, KS Bharat has been doing what many of his predecessors had to do: diligently wait for his turn to don the gloves for India. By its intrinsic nature, the wi... Read More

The person behind the enigma

India, Feb. 4 -- An ode to the life of the late Lata Mangeshkar, Lata: A Life in Music, Ira Pande's new English translation of the National Award-winning biography Lata: Sur Gatha, celebrates artistry... Read More