Eight cheetahs from Namibia landed in Gwalior today as part of the programme to reintroduce the feline in India seven decades after it was declared extinct in the country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is celebrating his birthday today, released three of them in quarantine enclosures of the Kuno National Park in Madhya Pradesh around 11.30 am.
Devotees welcomed Lord Ganesha on Wednesday in their homes and pooja pandals with fervour, marking the commencement of the ten-day festival which is being celebrated without any COVID-19 restrictions after two years. Taking their creativity a notch higher each year, the faithful designed and decorated creative Ganesh idols and statues of all kinds this festive season. (Photo | PTI)
INS Vikrant will be commissioned into the Navy at an event in Kochi on September 3, which will be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
There was a sea of tricolour across the nation as India marked seventy-five years of independence from British rule. It is India's 75th Independence Day today. Swipe to take a look at celebratory visuals including couple of history-making moments.
The India Book of Records is for individuals who believe in creating records. Here we look at a few records set this year.
Parliamentarians on Saturday exercised their franchise to elect the next Vice President of India. National Democratic Alliance (NDA)'s candidate Jagdeep Dhankhar beat Opposition pick Margaret Alva by 346 votes. Around 93 per cent polling was recorded on Saturday, with more than 50 MPs not exercising their franchise. Officials said of the total 780 MPs, as many as 725 MPs voted till 5 pm when the polling concluded.
The Olympiad is being held in India for the first time ever, after being moved out of Russia following its invasion of Ukraine and has attracted a record number of entries.
Pope Francis is on a 'penitential' six-day visit to Canada to beg forgiveness from survivors of the country's residential schools, where Catholic missionaries contributed to the 'cultural genocide' of generations of Indigenous children by trying to stamp out their languages, cultures and traditions.
Dressed in a white saree with green and red border, Murmu took the oath of office in the name of God in Hindi to "preserve, protect and defend the Constitution and the law".
2022 witnessed a year of blockbusters. Here's IMDb's list of top-grossing Indian films worldwide.
Droupadi Murmu, former Jharkhand governor and the BJP-led NDA's presidential candidate, who found many other backers along her campaign trail, has won an easy victory over the opposition's pick Yashwant Sinha.
The states of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh have recorded heavy rainfall, making life difficult for the people.
VIEW PICS | Exiled Tibetans, monks, Richard Gere celebrate Dalai Lama's 87th birthday in Dharamshala
Tibetans in exile on July 6 celebrated the 87th birthday of the Tibetan spiritual leader, the 14th Dalai Lama, across India. Tibetan monks, nuns, school students, and even foreign supporters like American actor Richard Gere were present at the birthday celebrations in Tsuglag Khang Complex, also known as Dalai Lama's Temple complex, in McLeod Ganj.
Mumbai and its adjoining areas witnessed heavy showers on July 5, resulting in water-logging at a number of places including railway tracks, which slowed the movement of trains and vehicles on roads.
Karnataka's Sini Shetty was crowned Femina Miss India World 2022 at JIO World Convention Center in Mumbai, during a glamorous ceremony held on July 3. Rajasthan's Rubal Shekhawat won the title of Femina Miss India 2022 1st Runner Up while Uttar Pradesh's Shinata Chauhan won Femina Miss India 2022 2nd Runner Up. The star-studded evening witnessed performances by Kriti Sanon, Lauren Gottlieb, and Ash Chandler. Check out visuals from the Grand Finale night here.
As a result of poor rainfall in Gujarat over the last year, people in the state stare at an acute water shortage.
CSK all-rounder Dwayne Bravo went past Lasith Malinga to become the IPL's highest wicket-taker during his team's match against LSG. Now, let's take a look at the list of the top 15 highest wicket-takers in IPL.
Hundreds of cricketers across the world have played in the IPL over the years, but only very few of them have had the distinction of playing in the cash-rich league since its inception in 2008. Check out who those players are.
Even as the ten franchises splurged cash, many prominent cricketers went unsold at the IPL 2022 Mega Auction. Let us take a look at the big names that went unsold in IPL Mega Auction 2022.
Ishan Kishan to Deepak Chahar: Check out the full list of players sold in IPL Mega Auction 2022 Day 1
Ishan Kishan and Deepak Chahar clinched the most eye-popping deals as India's battle-hardened T20 exponents laughed their way to the bank on the opening day of IPL mega-auction.