Policemen Laughed as I Tried to Save the Farmer on Tree,' Claims AAP Volunteer

NEW DELHI: Gajendra Singh Rajput, an agriculturist from Rajasthan climbed a tree at a Jantar Mantar rally of the Aam Aadmi Party today, a sweeper, the party's image, in one hand. He was seen yelling something, his words overwhelmed by sloganeeri...

Surrogate mothers who take bear cubs on a walk in the forest

Taking out pet animals on a walk is commonplace but ever fancied taking a bear cub out on a walk in the woods?

Debahutee Roy is one such animal keeper in Arunachal Pradesh whose job is to take caged bear cubs out on long walks so that t...

Political intervention in bureaucracy is necessary: PM Modi

NEW DELHI: Batting for "political intervention" rather than "political interference" to ensure smooth functioning of bureaucracy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the political leadership and civil servants needed to work as a tea...

Maharashtra Working to Reduce Power Tariff For Industry: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

PUNE:  Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today promised power sector reforms and said that his government will work to reduce electricity tariff for industry by one-and-a-half rupee per unit t...

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Arrives in Indonesia For Asian-African Conference

JAKARTA:  External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, today, arrived in Jakarta on five-day visit to attend the 60th commemoration of the historical 1955 Asian-African Conference and the 10...

Opposed by Shiv Sena, Pakistani Singer Atif Aslam's Pune Concert Cancelled

HADAPSAR, PUNE:  After a strong opposition from the Shiv Sena, Pakistani singer Atif Aslam's concert in Hadapsar, Pune scheduled for April 25 has been cancelled.

Sanjay Sathe, the organiser o...

In Bengal's Sundarbans, a Road Built With Voluntary Labour

NEW DELHI:  Deep in West Bengal's Sundarbans, villagers have taken destiny into their own hands. Brick by brick, literally, they are building roads connecting their remote villages to the rest of the world -- with a little help from an NGO,...

Venkaiah Naidu takes potshots at Congress over land bill issue

New Delhi: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday took potshots at Congress over the area securing issue a day after the primary resistance gathering propelled "Zameen Wapsi" site taking the fight on the area bill issue to the online networkin...

'World's biggest political gathering' BJP crosses 10-crore members mark

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday guaranteed to have crossed the 10-crore participation imprint keeping on being the "biggest" party on the planet.

The event was praised at the party's central command in New Del...

Sympathy toward farmers as area bill being changed: Rahul

Tending to a gigantic rally at the Ramlila Maidan on Sunday, Congress VP Rahul Gandhi said agriculturists the nation over were living in apprehension since they felt that the Modi government had overlooked them and was working for the rich.

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