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23-year-old youth from Karnataka's Udupi becomes fastest Kambala racer

Kambala, a traditional buffalo race from Coastal Karnataka is in the spotlight for the impressive speed records set by jockeys in the recent years.

published : 12 Feb 2021

'Children, recite 20 Thirukkural couplets, get 1 litre petrol free for your parents': Karur petrol pump's unique offer

It is unclear if governments or international markets can bring down the cost of petrol, which has been skyrocketing for the past several weeks.

published : 12 Feb 2021

Karnataka village girl defies all odds, bags award for 'gourd art' at national Kala Utsav

Daughter of a tailor, Chandana's confidence and determination stood her in good stead as frequent power cuts in her village and no proper access to machinery did not deter her dream to achieve big.

published : 11 Feb 2021

Wear your pride: MP launches silk attire with motifs of its world heritage sites

After Sanchi and Bhimbetka series, MP Handloom and Handicrafts Corporation to launch Khajuraho series of silk sarees on Basant Panchami.

published : 11 Feb 2021

Modi govt waives off Rs 6 crore tax for importing life-saving medicines for 5-month-old Teera

PM waived off the Rs 6 crore GST amount against Rs 16 crore worth imported medical drugs for Teera who has been suffering from a rare genetic disease.

published : 10 Feb 2021

'Pawsome': This Tibetan rescue home in Karnataka's Bylakuppe is safe haven for stray dogs

Currently fostering over 30 dogs at the Bylakuppe centre, the shelter home was established in August 2018 and has since been funded by just one person called Tsering Dolma, who is based in the US.

published : 09 Feb 2021

3 Army dogs sniff out coronavirus on basis of urine, sweat samples in seconds

The sensitivity and specificity of the canines were obtained from the screening of 279 urine and 267 sweat samples during the initial trial procedure were found to be very high.

published : 09 Feb 2021

Class VIII boy’s complaint ensures Telangana man gets Rs 62,000 fine for cutting tree

The officials responded immediately and fined G Santhosh Reddy of Saidabad for felling the tree at the site where is constructing a house.

published : 09 Feb 2021

Telangana hospitals get a hang of lung transplants

The year 2020 may have been grim for the non-Covid medical and health services, but one service which was in high demand was that of lung transplantation.

published : 07 Feb 2021

Saving lives the khaki way

 A day in Head Constable A Narsimhulu’s life seems like a sequence pulled straight out of a movie.

published : 07 Feb 2021

Woman farmers ‘leaf’ing their mark wherever they sow

Woman  farmers of Warangal are doing wonders with leafy vegetables, at a time when their male counterparts are struggling to keep at their profession. 

published : 07 Feb 2021

Headmaster taking on human trafficking

Maity has been tutoring villagers of South 24 Parganas against falling into traps of notorious gangs who entice girls & persuade parents to marry them off early, finds out Pranab Mondal.

published : 07 Feb 2021

Green revolution in backyard to fight malnutrition

‘Didi Bari Yojana’ encourages, trains women to plant vegetables in their kitchen gardens and earn money, writes Mukesh Ranjan

published : 07 Feb 2021

Counselling for ‘problematic’ policemen in Visakhapatnam

It is noticed that over a period of time, a few police personnel have taken to drinking and some have become habitual absenteeism.

published : 07 Feb 2021

This NGO leads fight against child abuse

Tejo Barath is developing a mobile app to make kids understand body safety rules, gender equality through interactive sessions and fun exercise to ensure better learning experience

published : 07 Feb 2021