Alien birds threaten Himalayan biodiversity: Researchers
  • Alien birds threaten Himalayan biodiversity: Researchers(21:38)
    By Vishal Gulati

    New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Alien birds are spreading across southeast Asia and could reach India -- either due to escaping captivity or after being intentionally released, researchers with the University College London (UCL) warned on Monday.

Navyman's daughter among 5 in Maha to get PM Bal Shakti award
Telangana boy awarded for developing smart wristband for Alzheimer's patients
3 NE states to display their traditions on R-Day
  • 3 NE states to display their traditions on R-Day(17:18)
    By Sujit Chakraborty

    Agartala/Guwahati/Itanagar, Jan 25 (IANS) Two northeastern states - Arunachal Pradesh and Tripura - will showcase their traditions, famed customary talents, art and craft while Assam will demonstrate its tea, one of the backbones of Indian economy, and wildlife, in this year's Republic Day parade in the national capital.

Shikhar Dhawan's boat ride spells trouble for boatman
One of the grittiest batters in the game, Pujara turns 33
Quest for Krishna leads Russian woman to end life
  • Quest for Krishna leads Russian woman to end life(08:08)

    Mathura, Jan 25 (IANS) A 41-year-old Russian woman allegedly committed suicide by jumping to her death from the top floor of a six-storey apartment building, where she was residing, in Vrindavan.

HP farmers to add flavour to Indian cuisine with home-grown 'heeng'
  • HP farmers to add flavour to Indian cuisine with home-grown 'heeng'(11:04)
    BY VISHAL GULATI

    Shimla, Jan 24 (IANS) After offering pest-free potatoes and exotic vegetables that are foodies' delight, farmers of Himachal Pradesh are set to add flavour to the Indian culinary life by offering home-grown asafoetida (heeng) -- a first for the country -- in the coming years.

Once beggars, these kids aspire to join Army courtesy cop's school
  • Once beggars, these kids aspire to join Army courtesy cop's school(08:36)
    By Archana Sharma

    Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) Around 500 children who were once seen begging, rag picking and fighting on the streets in Rajasthan's Churu district have now transformed into decent students and are attending regular classes, singing patriotic songs and dreaming high to serve the nation as defence personnel, police officers and doctors. This is courtesy the efforts of Dharamveer Jakhar, a police constable in Rajasthan who has been teaching them regularly for an hour every day since January 2016 in Aapni Pathshala, a school started by him.

Mumbai gets first statue of Balasaheb Thackeray
  • Mumbai gets first statue of Balasaheb Thackeray(19:26)

    Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Almost nine years after his death, Mumbai got the first life-size bronze statue honouring the memory of Shiv Sena founder-patriarch late Balasaheb Keshav Thackeray, on his 95th birth anniversary here on Saturday.

Father, son shot dead in Agra over a goat

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