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Explained: Can a single lightning flash kill 18 elephants? Science says yes, in various possible ways

December 09, 2021 1:55 pm

When current flows through the ground following a lightning strike, the electric potential (voltage) is highest at the point of the strike, and decreases with distance along the direction of the flow.

BJP Assam election manifesto: Balancing silence and old and new promises

March 26, 2021 12:28 pm

BJP Assam election manifesto: Titled Sankalpa Patra, it talks of a "corrected" NRC to "secure" Assam, protection of indigenous rights as well as developmental promises for women, youths etc.

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NCB seizes Afghan heroin from fishing vessel off Kochi coast

Updated: October 7, 2022 10:34:18 pm

The NCB said the trafficking of Afghan heroin into India through the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean had exponentially increased over the past few years.

Delhi: Man kills father, injures mother over their refusal to lend him money

Updated: October 7, 2022 10:26:53 pm

The accused had lost more than Rs 7 lakh in the share market and was demanding money from his parents, say police.

Bandra-Worli Sea Link accident: Accused is landlord, builder; 52 traffic violations on car, including nine for over-speeding

October 7, 2022 10:26:16 pm

Five people were killed after a speeding vehicle rammed into an ambulance along with four other vehicles that had halted on the Bandra-Worli Sea Link to provide help to a group of people injured in an accident on the bridge in Mumbai on Wednesday. morning.

Say no to alcohol: The case for abstinence

Updated: October 7, 2022 10:21:16 pm

Rapidly changing demographics and socialisation of alcohol consumption in India requires that each of us take seriously the wider impact of our drinking

How Surat rose in cleanliness ranking and then held its ground

Updated: October 7, 2022 10:17:18 pm

Civil society and state came together to make Surat one of the cleanest cities in the country

Why Denmark will sport ‘muted’, black jerseys at 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar

Updated: October 7, 2022 10:14:47 pm

The Danish Football Association (DBU) wants to minimise activity in Qatar as part of protests against the country's human rights record – in sharp focus with the mega sporting event due to begin in late November.

Jharkhand man lynched over suspicion of child lifting, 6 detained: Police

Updated: October 7, 2022 10:07:34 pm

Sanjay Tudu was found dead on September 24 in the ITI Colony, a day after he was assaulted by a mob that mistook him for a child-lifter at Dargah Mohalla in Dooravani Nagar.

Maharashtra to set up panel to address fishing community’s concerns about coastal road project

October 7, 2022 10:07:16 pm

The BMC, which is executing the project, had said the NIO had already said the proposed 60 metres width of the navigation span is adequate.

Ori Devuda trailer: Venkatesh, Vishwak Sen and Mithila Palkar film is a story about second chances

October 7, 2022 10:05:02 pm

The trailer of romantic comedy Ori Devuda, starring Venkatesh, Vishwak Sen and Mithila Palkar, was released on Friday.

DMK raises spiritualism issue when in trouble: Union Minister L Murugan

Updated: October 7, 2022 10:03:06 pm

People have started hating the DMK due to the controversial remarks being made by its members and Ministers, Murugan, who is on a two-day visit to Nilgiris district, told reporters here.