'Bodies still lying around....': Assam doctor recounts evacuating injured Indian POWs after 1962 war

93-year-old Dr Kamakhya Chakravarty narrates with ease his first-hand experience of the armed conflict between the two giant neighbours 60 years ago as if it had happened only yesterday.

published on : 1st May 2022

A huge consignment of Ephedrine seized at Bengaluru international airport

The exporter is an Indian national and a native of Vijayawada.

published on : 30th April 2022

Queen Elizabeth II privately marks her 96th birthday

Elizabeth is expected to spend the day at the estate’s Wood Farm cottage, a personal sanctuary where she also spent her first Christmas since Philip’s death in April 2021.

published on : 21st April 2022

Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav gets five years in jail in Doranda Treasury case

Since the RJD Chief has already completed half of the total sentencing, it is quite possible that he will get bail from Jharkhand High Court, Lalu's counsel said.

published on : 21st February 2022

I think ODI revolution happened with 1996 World Cup: Tendulkar on eve of 1000th ODI

Sachin Tendulkar has played 463 out of India's 999 One Day Internationals in the last 48 years.

published on : 4th February 2022

1964 Olympic gold-winning Hockey team captain Charanjit Singh dies

The former mid-fielder was 90 and would have turned 91 next month. He is survived by two sons and one daughter.

published on : 27th January 2022

Dhinkia Villagers unhappy as IOCL starts pipeline work

Sources said, villagers are mostly dependent on livestock and their grazing grounds are being taken over by the administration allegedly in nexus with IOCL.

published on : 14th January 2022

Last parent of a child killed in 1963 church bombing dies

Maxine McNair, the last living parent of any of the four Black girls killed in a 1963 Alabama church bombing, died Sunday.

published on : 3rd January 2022

59 years after 1962 battle: Tension at border with China but Tawang flourishing

The giveaway is the fleeting presence of convoys of troops being sent to guard the icy Himalayan heights at the border with China, India's northern neighbour which attacked Tawang in 1962.

published on : 7th December 2021

Reviving the dowry dialogue

Prajnya's 16 Day Campaign Against Gender Violence brings together eminent activists to highlight the fight against dowry and the associated violence

published on : 2nd December 2021

India would not have faced reverses in 1962 war if country had strong leadership: Arunachal Governor

Addressing a 'sainik sanmelan' at the operational base of the 14th battalion of Rajput Regiment in Changlang district, the governor pointed out that the country should never lower its guard.

published on : 20th November 2021

Farmers hit as Seed Act silent on compensation

The affected farmers stand no chance of getting relief because the Seed Act of 1966 and Seed rules and Seed control order 1983 do not have a compensation clause.

published on : 9th November 2021

Actors Vijay Sethupathi, Trisha's hit movie '96' to get a Hindi remake

The cast and director for the remake are yet to be announced.

published on : 20th September 2021

Telangana Chief Minister KCR meets Home Minister Amit Shah over IPS cadre strength

During their 45-minute discussion, Rao wanted Amit Shah to treat the current IPS cadre review as an extraordinary case for approval. 

published on : 5th September 2021

1960 Rome Olympian and former national football coach Syed Shahid Hakim dead

Syed Shahid Hakim 'saab', as he was popularly known, was 82 years old at the time of his death.

published on : 22nd August 2021
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