India

IN PICS | PM Modi releases eight cheetahs from Namibia in Kuno National Park on his birthday

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.

published on : 17th September 2022

IN PHOTOS | A creative Chaturthi: Ganesha idols made from vels and pineapples

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)

published on : 31st August 2022

Check out visuals of India's first indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant

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. 

published on : 26th August 2022

PHOTOS | A Dalit and a tribal panchayat chief hoist tricolour on India's 76th Independence Day

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.

published on : 15th August 2022

IN PHOTOS | A book of no mean feats: Check out a few Indian records set in 2022

The India Book of Records is for individuals who believe in creating records. Here we look at a few records set this year.

published on : 11th August 2022

PHOTOS | Modi strides in, Manmohan arrives in wheelchair to elect Dhankhar Vice President

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.

published on : 6th August 2022

IN PICS | PM Modi declares open 44th Chess Olympiad in Chennai

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.

published on : 29th July 2022

PHOTOS | Pope in Canada apologises for school abuse, prays for healing for 'terrible' colonization

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.

published on : 27th July 2022

From Mayurbhanj to Raisina Hill: Droupadi Murmu takes oath as India's 15th President

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".

published on : 25th July 2022

'KGF Chapter 2' to 'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Check out IMDb's top-grossing Indian films of 2022

2022 witnessed a year of blockbusters. Here's IMDb's list of top-grossing Indian films worldwide.

published on : 20th July 2022

IN PHOTOS | Droupadi Murmu becomes India's first tribal President amid celebrations across country

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.

published on : 19th July 2022

Monsoon rains cause havoc in different parts of the country

The states of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh have recorded heavy rainfall, making life difficult for the people.

published on : 12th July 2022

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.

published on : 6th July 2022

IN PICS | Heavy monsoon rains flood roads, rail tracks in Mumbai

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.

published on : 5th July 2022

IN PICS | Karnataka's Sini Shetty wins Femina Miss India World 2022

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.

published on : 4th July 2022

Gujarat stares at acute water shortage

As a result of poor rainfall in Gujarat over the last year, people in the state stare at an acute water shortage. 

published on : 11th May 2022

Dwayne Bravo to Vinay Kumar: Check out the list of top 15 highest wicket-takers in IPL

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.

published on : 1st April 2022

MS Dhoni to Virat Kohli: Check out the list of cricketers who have played in all IPL seasons

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.

published on : 17th March 2022

Suresh Raina to Eoin Morgan: Check out the 10 big names that went unsold in IPL Mega Auction 2022

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.

published on : 14th February 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.

published on : 12th February 2022
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