03 Feb 2015
Gwalior: Two persons, including a newborn, have died of swine flu here during the last 24 hours, a health official said. A girl born last night died at around 4 AM on Tuesday at the government-run Kamla Raja hospital (KRH).
20 Jan 2015
Jaipur: Nobel laureates to local writers, award-winning authors to debut novelists, Bollywood bigwigs to musicians, the historic Diggi palace here is set to overflow with authors, publishers and book lovers as the Jaipur Literature Festival kicks off on Wednesday.
24 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday made an appeal for ending discrimination against the girl child and ensuring that they get equal opportunities to shine.
22 Jan 2015
Kolkata: Reliving the past once again, veteran actress Hema Malini will be appearing and lending her voice to an album based on her image as Bollywood's 'Dream Girl'.
21 Jan 2015
Jaipur: Jaipur Literature Festival in its eighth edition, kicked off on Wednesday to a grand start with a bevy of authors, poets, Nobel Laureates along with some Bollywood celebrities, trooping in to the pink city to participate in one of Asia's biggest literary jamboree.
03 Feb 2015
Patna: The Bihar government on Tuesday decided to provide free education to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and girl students till Post Graduation (PG) level in the state.
12 Jan 2015
Guwahati: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday categorically said there will be no talks with those militant outfits that indulge in violence though doors are open for parleys with others.
02 Feb 2015
New Delhi: The Postal Department will be looking at opening 1 crore small savings accounts for the girl child by March 31 as part of the 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' campaign, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.
13 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is actively involved with various social causes, is batting for girls' education.
30 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and veteran actress Rekha have been named the hottest vegetarian celebrities by People For the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).