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It’s more about their oxen than firecrackers for these villagers of Karnataka

At Nuggikeri village near Dharwad, Deepavali is not just about lights and firecrackers. It is also about oxen.

published on : 21st October 2017

Yogi Adityanath declares five villages as revenue settlements as Diwali gift for Vantangiyas

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath celebrated Diwali with the forest dwelling 'Vantangiya' community here today and also declared five of their settlements as revenue villages.

published on : 19th October 2017

'Village Rockstar' steals the show at MAMI 2017, bags three awards

Assamese filmmaker Rima Das' 'Village Rockstar' dominated the Jio MAMI 19th Mumbai Film Festival, bagging three awards here tonight.

published on : 18th October 2017

Maoists hijack motor launch with grocery for security forces in Malkangiri district of Odisha

The motor launch was destined to reach Kunturpadar village — a village located under Jodamba gram panchyat of Chitrakonda block where the IRB unit is deployed.

published on : 16th October 2017

Andhra Pradesh: Maoists killed tribal after suspecting him as a police informer

According to sources, a group of Maoists picked up Lova Raju from his village in the wee hours of Monday and then killed him.

published on : 16th October 2017

Bounty in the pits: Water conservation trenches change face of Rajasthan villages

Kishan Lal Ahir is a happy man today as he can sow two crops a year instead of the one he used to due to water scarcity.

published on : 13th October 2017

Ranvir Sena's top former commander Dhanji Singh gunned down along with two bodyguards in Bihar

The incident is being seen as a potential revival of bloodshed over caste-driven animosities in Bihar.

published on : 11th October 2017

Village tense over insult to Ambedkar

Tension gripped Hosur village of Nanjangud taluk after miscreants disfigured picture of Ambedkar on a signboard in the village.

published on : 11th October 2017

National Post Day: Postman Perera says he is facing 'existential crisis'

Stuffing letters, greeting cards and other parcels in his tiny sack bag, postman used to pedal his bicycle for kilometres braving rain and scorching heat to distribute them.

published on : 10th October 2017

Jammu and Kashmir: One Hizbul Mujahideen militant killed in Shopian encounter; two more trapped

Three more militants are believed to be trapped. More details are awaited.

published on : 9th October 2017

Centre sets up group to study problems of people residing near International Border and Line of Control

The move comes in the wake of regular ceasefire violations by Pakistan.

published on : 6th October 2017

Lightning strike kills six villagers in Mysuru district

A group of eight villagers were taking shelter from the heavy rain in front of a temple in Nandinathapura village when they were struck by lightning.

published on : 5th October 2017

Indonesian villagers eat 'defeated' giant python

A giant python in an Indonesian village met an unfortunate end when it was eaten after it was defeated by a local man.

published on : 5th October 2017

Maharashtra village gets power, bus after 70 years of Independence

The residents of Amdeli village here had a long wait for 70 years before they could see their homes lit up with electricity and commute in public buses.

published on : 29th September 2017

Karnataka: Three years after burial, naturally mummified body emerges from grave, cremated later

In a rare incident, a body was found in a non-decomposed state three years after its burial in Dastikoppa village of Kalghatagi taluk.

published on : 29th September 2017
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