21 Feb 2015
New Delhi: India is home to one in every 10 senior citizens of the world, yet the country spends a mere 0.032 percent of its GDP on them and they are subjected to neglect and isolation, according to a study.
01 Aug 2015
Patna: Bihar is the country's most flood-prone state with 73 percent of its 94,163-sq/km area getting flooded annually, the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) said here today.
06 Sep 2016
New Delhi: We are not claiming that whatever you will be reading in this story is a fact but it is definitely scary. Don't worry we are not here to scare you but we just want to alert you that don't visit these places alone.
13 Jan 2016
Washington: Republican front-runner Donald Trump today dismissed as 'boring' and 'non-substantive' President Barack Obama's final State of the Union address.
16 Mar 2015
Silchar: Indian Railways on Monday said most of the capitals of North Eastern states will have railway connection by 2020.
21 Jan 2015
Dehradun: Tiger population in Uttarakhand has risen from 227 to 340 since the last census, becoming the second state in the country after Karnataka with the highest number of tigers.
19 Mar 2016
Puducherry: With hardly two months left for the assembly polls, political parties in the Union Territory of Puducherry are yet to firm up their electoral strategy and decide on whether to go it alone or form alliances.
21 Jun 2011
Already infamous as a drugs-and-sex destination, Goa may now have to contend with another unsavoury association - dowry. Four dowry cases, including two dowry-related deaths, have rocked the state over the last three weeks. With this, women's group alleging that the spurt only goes to show that ‘not all is well’ in Goa, which is otherwise known as one of India's most progressive states.
01 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Former BJP president Nitin Gadkari on Friday slapped a legal notice on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for making allegations against him and including him in his list of "India's most corrupt".
13 Jan 2016
Washington: People with asthma, sleep apnea or Down syndrome are at higher risk of developing an eye condition that causes serious progressive nearsightedness at a relatively young age, a new study has found.