Pak to mortgage park named after Fatima Jinnah
Girl and father end life in UP
  • Girl and father end life in UP(10:12)

    Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 21 (IANS) A teenager battling depression for two years following her mother's death ended her life, prompting even the father to take his life out of sheer hopelessness.

Bundelkhand farmers opt for non-conventional crops
Elizabeth Olsen: Nepotism creates fear that you don't deserve the work you get
Karnataka authorities help 9-month baby reunite with mom on Sankranti
  • Karnataka authorities help 9-month baby reunite with mom on Sankranti(22:02)
    By N. B. Hombal

    Haveri (Karnataka), Jan 18 (IANS) The heart-wrenching tale of 23-year-old distraught woman ended on a happy note with police reuniting her with her abandoned toddler. Fed up with her alcoholic husband's violent behaviour, the woman had decided to first desert her nine-month old baby and then commit suicide. But she failed as every time she tried to attempt suicide she was apparently "prevented" from taking the extreme step.

Kerala entrepreneur converts Rolls Royce into luxury cab
Juhi Chawla on WhatsApp: When anything is free, your freedom is the price
Strawberries to write a new chapter of development in Jhansi
  • Strawberries to write a new chapter of development in Jhansi(17:34)

    Lucknow, Jan 16 (IANS) Jhansi which is well-known as the land of valour is all set to write a new chapter and strawberry cultivation would play a pivotal role in transforming the region. The land of Jhansi in Utttar Pradesh is most suitable for the cultivation of strawberries and to promote its cultivation, a 'Strawberry Festival' is being organised in Jhansi.

Online abuse cannot be normalised, says Zoya Akhtar on cyberbullying
  • Online abuse cannot be normalised, says Zoya Akhtar on cyberbullying(15:52)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANSlife) Director and producer Zoya Akhtar's success with titles like 'Made in Heaven', 'Luck by Chance', 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara' and 'Gully Boy' has not protected her from intense cyberbullying and trolling. Zoya recently shared her experiences that have made her leave the social media platform Facebook entirely. She said that because of the extreme levels of trolling and abuse she has faced, she is reluctant to sign into the negative energy on Twitter, and has had to switch off the comments on her Instagram account.

Kajol: Understood my mother after I had my daughter
  • Kajol: Understood my mother after I had my daughter(12:02)
    By Sugandha Rawal

    New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Bollywood star Kajol cherishes her special bond with her mother, veteran actress Tanuja, and says she truly understood her only after she had a daughter. The actress says she realised her mother's sacrifices after having her duaghter Nysa.

How dolphins are anchoring Chilika lake tourism amid pandemic
'What killed Maradona?' shows the flipside of life of a football god
  • 'What killed Maradona?' shows the flipside of life of a football god(17:38)
    By Rohit Mundayur

    New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Diego Maradona's death on November 2, 2020 was followed by a flood of tributes from around the world and all walks of life. His death had been attributed to a heart attack but it wasn't this alone that caused arguably the greatest footballer of all time to die at the age of 60.

A priceless collection of 200 years of Indians writing prose and poetry in English (IANS Interview)
70% Indians prioritise dietary changes over going to gym: Survey
  • 70% Indians prioritise dietary changes over going to gym: Survey(12:58)
    By Puja Gupta

    New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANSlife) The Covid-19 pandemic has changed Indians' outlook on health as 70 per cent Indians says they will prioritise dietary and lifestyle changes in 2021 to manage both emotional and physical health, according to a survey.

An engaging account of history of Indian tennis
  • An engaging account of history of Indian tennis(11:46)

    New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The history of Indian tennis begins in the late 19th century, soon after it was established as a competitive sport in England. The sport quickly caught the imagination of the colonised just as much as it had of the colonisers. In those early years, Mohammed Sleem, the Fyzee brothers, S.M. Jacob and Ghaus Mohammed (whose genius was sadly curtailed by the Second World War) were the heroes tennis needed, claiming it for India.

B-Town's spy games in 2021
  • B-Town's spy games in 2021(10:04)

    Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) The Bollywood spy flick gets more ambitious this year, with a couple of top superstars signing up roles in the genre. Akshay Kumar, Kangana Ranaut and Sidharth Malhotra will give the Bollywood spy thriller new-age twist on big screen, even as Manoj Bajpayee continues with his escapades in the OTT space with The Family Man 2.

Sankranti cockfights popular in Andhra Pradesh despite Covid
  • Sankranti cockfights popular in Andhra Pradesh despite Covid(20:02)
    By Sharon Thambala

    Seesali (Andhra Pradesh), Jan 13 (IANS) Hundreds of people gathered at Seesali village in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district on Wednesday afternoon to engage in cockfights and place bets worth crores of rupees as part of Sankranti celebrations.

Walk in green spaces to reduce work-related stress
Unblocked, with Mallika Sarabhai
  • Unblocked, with Mallika Sarabhai(08:08)
    By Sukant Deepak

    New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) The lockdown might have proven to be a bizarre time for her considering she has not been home or in any one place for this long since she was 14-year-old. However, the suffocation did not stop Mallika Sarabhai - dancer, actor and social activist ("they are all part of me and make up the whole me") and her artistic director at Darpana Academy of Performing Arts in Ahmedabad from conceiving a dance piece titled 'Unblocked' involving multiple dancers of diverse genres and generations, and putting it to Tapan Bose's track 'Rivulets of Innocence'.

Arijit Singh: I try to bring a sense of uniqueness to my songs
'Museum of Memories' on view at Delhi-based art gallery
  • 'Museum of Memories' on view at Delhi-based art gallery(12:08)
    By Siddhi Jain

    New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANSlife) Hailing from a small village in the Suryapet district of Telangana, Anjaneyulu's artistic practice takes shape through his countless experiences as a young boy growing up in a rural setting.

13-year-old sets record playing keyboard with a blindfold
'Women with more partners less likely to face sexual dysfunction'
Pankaj Tripathi: I revisit Chekov and Brecht to make sure my ground work is in place
  • Pankaj Tripathi: I revisit Chekov and Brecht to make sure my ground work is in place(20:12)

    Mumbai, Jan 6 (IANS) Pankaj Tripathi has revealed a few of his secrets when it comes to honing his phenomenal acting skills. He loves revisiting the works of Chekov and Brecht, global icons who revolutionised theatre and gave shape to modern acting techniques. Tripathi also often falls back on eminent Kannada playwright and theatre director Prasanna's book, Indian Method In Acting.

Urvashi Rautela shares an emotional note for mother

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