WATCH | Mouni Roy's car damaged by falling rock at Metro rail site

A shaken Mouni Roy has accused Metro authorities of irresponsibility, and expressed concerns about passers-by in the area.

published on : 18th September 2019

Bringing down heritage: How Kolkata's metro tunneling caused irreparable damage

Over 500 residents were evacuated from Kolkata’s Bowbazar as the underground Metro tunneling hit an aquifer causing severe damage to century-old buildings rendering them uninhabitable. This is not the

published on : 15th September 2019

Chandrayaan 2: Here's how the soil of TN villages helped India go for the moon

A hefty supply of the anorthosite soil from Sittampoondi and Kunnamalai villages not only ensured the mission's success but also ended India's dependency on the USA for the same. 

published on : 6th September 2019

Over 22,000 websites hacked in India between April 2017 and January 2018, says Union Minister Jitendra Singh

Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh made the announcement while addressing the maiden two-day conference on cyber forensics organised by the Central Bureau of Investigation.

published on : 5th September 2019

Hockey India relaunches website and app

The website will be a hockey fan's delight as it's easy on the eye and follows a simple yet with a pack of new user-friendly features.

published on : 5th September 2019

Razing places of worship illegal, say researchers

The Act also bars conversion of places of worship, which are defined as temple, mosque, gurdwara, church, and monastery.

published on : 5th September 2019

Avian relocation for nesting in Bhitarkanika National Park

Reasons for the shift in nesting location of these birds are yet to be ascertained, said Subrat Patra, forest range officer of the park.

published on : 4th September 2019

Vaishno Devi shrine adjudged 'Best Swachh Iconic Place' 

According to the spokesperson of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, President Ram Nath Kovind will confer the award during the 'Swachh Mahotsav' to be organised by the ministry.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Mankayam ecotourism site to reopen today, residents overjoyed

The Mankayam waterfalls, which had remained closed for 10 months following a tussle, will reopen today 

published on : 2nd September 2019

Tamil Nadu CM visits Royal Botanic Gardens in London

The uniqueness of the garden is that flowering plants from various countries which blossom in different seasons are grown there.

published on : 2nd September 2019

Bangalore Development Authority’s corner site slicing scam rears head again

While the body may have lost over Rs 2 crore due to this, Superintendent of the BDA Task Force was ordered to hold an inquiry into the issue 10 days ago.

published on : 30th August 2019

Kochi cyber cell search for man who designed phishing site

According to a complaint, the victim received an alert on his mobile phone from SBI, where he has his account, informing him that Rs 2.57 lakh had been debited from his account on August 11, 2018.

published on : 29th August 2019

Tamil Nadu's Keezhadi had an iron-making unit?

According to the Archeological Department, the resembling a water tank is four feet in height, five feet in length and two feet in breadth.

published on : 28th August 2019

Debjharan eco-tourism in cold storage

Despite being a tourism hot spot, the proposal to develop Debjharan into an eco-tourism site is yet to take off, thanks to inordinate delay in release of funds.

published on : 27th August 2019

Bong Joon-Ho's 'Parasite' is South Korea's official entry to Oscars

"Parasite" is an audaciously original take on the sharp rich-poor divide and its shocking repercussions in the city of Seoul.

published on : 22nd August 2019
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