20 Nov 2014
Kolkata: Outside their protected areas, leopards often reside in human habitats, but avoid encounters with people, a new study shows. Some researchers radio-collared five leopards in Maharashtra and Himachal Pradesh, for the first time in India, and recorded their movement patterns in human-dominated areas outside their protected habitat.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Hitting the road on your next trip? Whether its a fun ride with friends or a trip with the family, long hours behind the wheels can exhaust you easily. It is important to prepare for a long distance road trip to make your journey smooth and a memorable one.
06 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Maharashtra Rural Development Minister Pankaja Munde on Thursday honoured Sangita Awhale, a woman from Saikheda village in Washim district, who sold her 'mangalsutra' to build a toilet.
08 Aug 2014
Perth: Commuters in Perth pushed against a train to help a man trapped between a train and platform. People often come together for a good cause, and passengers travelling on the train saved the fellow passenger by tilting the train.
02 Oct 2014
Shimla: Ace rallyist Suresh Rana, who captured the Maruti Suzuki Raid-de-Himalaya, one of the world's toughest off-road motor rallies, nine times in the four-wheeler Xtreme category, aims to capture the tenth title this year in the 16th edition beginning next month.
13 Aug 2014
New York: Do you often fear that you are going to be the next victim of burglary, road rage or racial crime? Show a natural response to crime and do not let that fear reach chronic or phobic levels.
30 Jul 2014
Los Angeles: NASA's decade-old Mars rover Opportunity has set a new off-Earth, off-road distance record, logging just over 25 miles (40 km) on the surface of the Red Planet to surpass the benchmark set in 1973 by a Russian probe on the moon.
03 Feb 2014
Shimla: Traditional Himachali food like khoru, patore, babroo, chaa ghosht and murgh anardana that have been long forgotten are now being offered by a chain of hotels using the finest ingredients, traditional recipes and methods.
16 Jan 2014
Mumbai: The makers of TV show "Chhota Bheem" have collaborated with automobile brand Honda to encourage safety on roads.
19 Oct 2013
Amravati (Maharashtra): Fossilized dinosaur bones and eggs of gigantic creatures that measured around 18-20 meters and weighed 10-13 tons, have been discovered from the Salbardi area, around 60 km from Amravati in eastern Maharashtra, a geologist said on Saturday.