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Activists hit the streets to protest rising cases of crimes against women

January 12, 2014 3:26 am

Activists held a public meeting Saturday at College Square and took out a rally till Dharamtala to protest the rising instances of crimes against women in the state.

After Rs 1-lakh ex-gratia,Nitish offers to rehabilitate victim’s family

January 03, 2014 3:02 am

Soon after sending a police team with a cheque of Rs 1 lakh for the family of the girl who was gangraped twice and died after she was allegedly set on fire by two of the accused,Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar Thursday promised to rehabilitate the family in Bihar if they chose to do so.

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Baguette makes it to UNESCO intangible cultural heritage list: What is it, why it’s significant in France?

Updated: December 2, 2022 9:47:32 am

What is intangible cultural heritage? What are some Indian items and practices on the UNESCO list? We explain.

India’s G20 Presidency: Setting the world agenda

Updated: December 2, 2022 9:46:44 am

Sujan R Chinoy writes: Think20, the ideas bank of G20, will engage with the gamut of issues – strategic, economic and structural – that confront all countries

Biden and Macron: A Bond Built on a Birthday Wish, Ice Cream and 30 Phone Calls

Updated: December 2, 2022 9:46:11 am

Although the two leaders spent Wednesday and Thursday making much of their friendship — and there is evidence that they are actually fond of each other — the friendly showing is going to test Biden’s ability to keep a key ally at his side as he pushes for an enduring hard line against Russian President Vladimir Putin as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine continues.

In Punjab’s most literate district, 23.5% govt schools have single teacher: RTI

December 2, 2022 9:45:03 am

There are only 438 head teachers in these schools. There are total 76,327 children studying in these 1,227 government elementary schools, which have only four music teachers.

Punjab govt to spend Rs 8.97 cr on development in Ludhiana, Gobindgarh and Sangrur

December 2, 2022 9:41:38 am

A minister said that Rs 2.98 crores will be spent for the reconditioning of Hambran road from Session Chowk to Haibowal Chowk in Ludhiana.

Anand Mahindra shares a desi jugaad, a 6-seater cycle that runs on electricity: ‘As a tour bus in crowded European tourist centres’

Updated: December 2, 2022 9:35:46 am

The clip shows a man sitting on top of the vehicle in the background of vast fields. The man says that total six people can travel in the vehicle and the manufacturing cost was between Rs 10,000 to Rs 12,000.

‘AAP a one-man party… cannot become BJP alternative,’ says Baijayant Jay Panda

Updated: December 2, 2022 9:35:01 am

BJP national vice-president Baijayant Jay Panda, the party’s in-charge for Delhi, speaks on the MCD poll race, and the challenge from AAP

Wanted: New York City rat czar. Will offer salary as high as $170,000

Updated: December 2, 2022 9:33:23 am

Among the job qualifications are a “swashbuckling attitude, crafty humor, and general aura of badassery” -- and proficiency with Microsoft Word.

BJP-JJP to stake claim to head all 22 zila parishads: Dushyant

December 2, 2022 9:30:17 am

The results for the 411 zila parishad wards were announced on November 27.

Watch: Nkrumah Bonner retires hurt after being hit on helmet off Cameroon Green’s delivery

Updated: December 2, 2022 9:30:09 am

Nkrumah Bonner left the field after copping a blow on the helmet off Cameroon Green's bowling.