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Leopards spotted at Pathipara village of Kerala

The villagers are planning to conduct a stir demanding action from the Forest Department to cage the leopard, in the wake of incidents of attack on goats.

published on : 19th February 2018

Nine killed in road mishap in Tamil Nadu's Thamal 

The nine people, including eight women, were killed today after a bus hit a mini-tempo at Thamal village in this district.

published on : 18th February 2018

KVIC achieves over 100 per cent subsidy target in 2016-17 for PMEGP: Report

While in 2008-09 the utilisation of total subsidy allotted by MSME)for implementation of PMEGP was less than 50 per cent, it reached 100.37 per cent in 2016-17.

published on : 18th February 2018

Karnataka: Mandya villagers back to farming

Apex court verdict raises hopes among Cauvery basin farmers who were in debt; with prayers answered, they are going back to their fields with renewed vigour.

published on : 18th February 2018

Africa's Cameroon separatists prepare for guerrilla war 

English-speakers in Cameroon have been marginalised for too long, said Pastor John Mbe, one of more than 33,000 refugees in Cross River State, Nigeria. 

published on : 17th February 2018

Over 40 houses gutted in Uttarakhand village fire

Over 40 houses were gutted in a major fire that broke out in Savani village here in the wee hours today, rendering scores of people homeless and charring nearly a hundred cattle to death.

published on : 16th February 2018

75-year-old Bengal woman, physically-challenged daughter building toilet by seeking alms

Rahima Bewa and her daughter Kamala Khatun were forced into begging after Rahima’s three sons threw them out of the house after the death of her husband Din Mohammad 20 years ago.

published on : 14th February 2018

Para-athlete dreams of greening his village

Despite a severe handicap in his forelimbs, he has grown and nurtured 67 trees on the roadside so as to provide clear air and a verdant neighbourhood in Rajanukunte.

published on : 11th February 2018

Land compensation from Central government makes Arunachal Pradesh village into crorepati hub overnight

All families in an Arunachal Pradesh village have become crorepatis overnight, thanks to the land compensation they received from the Central government.

published on : 9th February 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Meerut village tense after Jat-Dalit conflict over petty issue

People of two barat processions came face to face with each other and indulged in heavy brick batting and firing on each other leaving around half a dozen persons injured on late Sunday night.

published on : 5th February 2018

Curtain falls on Medaram Jatara

The Medaram jatara came to an end on Saturday with both deities— Sammakka, Saralamma— getting back to the forest. 

published on : 4th February 2018

Won’t let anyone die untreated, says Padma Shri Subhasini Mistry, founder of Bengal's Humanity Hospital

Subashini’s resolve to treat poor patients stems from her experience of seeing her husband Sadhan Chandra Mistry die of gastroenteritis due to lack of treatment.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Four dacoits from Rajasthan arrested in Lucknow

Four members of a criminal tribe gang from Rajasthan were arrested in after an encounter with the police early Saturday.

published on : 3rd February 2018

High Court orders disclosure of information under RTI Act on government lands

The judge directed the revenue authorities to part with the information to the petitioner within four weeks.

published on : 1st February 2018

Bihar youth kills nine-year-old boy for a life free of poverty in jail

Avanish Kumar, 17, was arrested on Tuesday for strangulating Surbin Kumar, 9, to death in Chiknitola village under Saurbazar police station in the eastern Saharsa district.

published on : 31st January 2018
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