03 Jul 2015
Antwerp (Belgium): Young player Jasjit Singh Kular's fine show in the ongoing World League Semifinals has brought a village on the outskirts of Punjab's Jalandhar city back into the focus of the hockey fraternity.
22 Jun 2015
New Delhi: In what appears to be cracking IIT is a tradition of a small village in Gaya district in Bihar, 18 students cleared country's prestigious examinations this year.
13 Jun 2015
Jind: In a unique initiative to save girl child in Haryana, where the sex ratio has been dismally low, a village panchayat in Jind has started a contest for clicking 'selfie with daughter'.
22 Jun 2015
Srinagar: Two militants and a civilian were killed while two Army jawans were injured in an overnight encounter in Kulgam district of Kashmir, police said today. The death of the civilian triggered clashes between locals and security forces in the area.
05 Dec 2011
Setting an example for others to follow, residents of Dhamiyapatti in Bihar’s Madhubani has transformed their small village into an eye soothing sight of green cover belt. Interestingly, the move from a remote village in Bihar comes at a time when the world is facing the challenge of global warming and whopping amounts are being spent to promote greenery.
06 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ‘Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana’ seems to have hit a roadblock as 108 Members of Parliament are yet to adopt a village under the ambitious programme launched by the Central Government.
13 Apr 2015
Hannover: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday presented a Madhubani painting to Hannover mayor Steven Schostok. Modi, who is on a visit to Germany, was welcomed to Hannover by the mayor at a brief ceremony.
30 May 2015
Mumbai: Even as police remain clueless about Aruna Shanbaug's assailant, a local newspaper claimed to have traced him to a village in Uttar Pradesh where he is working as a labourer. The assailant said he cannot recall what happened on that fateful day.
20 Apr 2015
Mumbai: Close on the heels of Salman Khan wielding the paint brush to spruce up a village in Karjat while shooting there, Akshay Kumar brightened up a Patiala hamlet while filming 'Singh Is Bling'.
16 Mar 2015
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday inaugurated the famous 'Mithila Mahotsav' at Madhubani, about 180 km from the state capital, and flagged the need to ensure that Madhubani painting of the region remains alive and youth take them up.