Central India

Mathura community vulnerable to dengue

The Mathura community in Adilabad district is vulnerable to dengue owing to the shoddy sanitation in its habitations. This was disclosed to <i>The Hindu</i> …

Dengue Fever

Woman arrested with daughter-in-law arrested for running sex racket, next to degree college in Himachal Pradesh

Police Himachal Pradesh have busted a sex racket and arrested a woman along with her daughter-in-law in connection with the crime.<p>The cops have also …

Himachal Pradesh

Muslim Man Who Converted to Hinduism For Marriage Moves SC For Wife's Custody

Mohd Ibrahim Sidhiqui, who had converted to Hinduism and taken the name of Aryan Arya, challenged the Chhattisgarh High Court order, saying it had …

Hinduism

BJP Falling Short of Majority, If Elections Held Today: Survey

The Bharatiya Janata Paty (BJP), which arrived at power in 2014 with a majority on its own, would fall short of the magic number, if elections were …

India

One lakh acres of standing crop under water in State

About one lakh acres of standing crop is under a sheet of water, by initial estimates, due to the current spell of heavy rain that lashed several …

India

3-year-old girl raped in MP, body found in drain

A three-year-old girl in Madhya Pradesh who had gone missing was found dead in a drain. Her post mortem report said that she was raped before being …

India

Three men morph Hyderabad woman’s pics to extort Rs 5 crore, arrested

In a bid to extort Rs 5 crore from a Hyderabad woman and her family, three men threatened to upload her morphed pictures on the internet. The men …

Social Media

Couple involved in 500 thefts at Madhya Pradesh railway stations arrested

The government railway police (GRP) on Sunday said they had arrested a couple who have confessed to committing more than 500 thefts and frauds, …

Madhya Pradesh

Liter or litre vs litter

The words <b>liter</b> or <b>litre</b> and <b>litter</b> are close in spelling and pronunciation and are often confused. We will examine the definitions of the words <i>litter</i> …

Grammar

Since 2014 ministers of environment have become ministers of 'approval': Jairam Ramesh

The ministers of environment since 2014 have been "ministers of approval", said senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh, who held the portfolio during …

India News

State yet to act on ‘illegal’ occupants of forest land

Rejected claims of forest rights are set to become the next bone of contention between the claimants and the Forest Department.<p>With regard to a …

India

3-Year-Old Allegedly Raped, Her Maggot-Infested Body Found 4 Days Later

The girl had gone missing from outside her home while her grandparents were sitting in the verandah<p><b>Madhya Pradesh:</b><p>A three-year-old was found dead …

Madhya Pradesh

While you were sleeping: Over 2 million Muslims begin hajj pilgrimage; 800,000 displaced by flooding in India

Top stories from around the world:<b>Over 2 million Muslims begin annual hajj pilgrimage:</b> More than 2 million Muslims began the annual hajj pilgrimage …

Islam

Kerala floods: On its way from Pune, a train with over 14 lakh litres of drinking water

Kerala rains: Flooded state struggles with water shortage, Pune sends help; train to reach Kayamkulam in 24 hrs<p>By: | Pune |<p>A train carrying 29 …

India News

Centre orders withdrawal of 7,000 CRPF troops from four states, to be re-deployed in south Bastar

The force was deployed to carry out anti-Naxal operations in West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand whereas for internal security-related duty in Uttar …

India

Slowly but steadily, the eNAM platform is taking root

The electronic National Agriculture Market (eNAM), the flagship scheme of the Centre, has been facing criticism on several fronts since its launch in …

India

70% IIT-Bombay graduates say they picked up drinking habit during first year: Survey

A survey of 192 students who graduated this year from the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) revealed that four out of five students who …

Business (India)

Madhya Pradesh to ‘reward’ prosecutors when courts grant death penalty, lifer: The Indian Express

The system is likely to encourage them to facilitate speedy trials and quick convictions in rape cases.<p>The Madhya Pradesh government has come up with …

Madhya Pradesh

Money Siphoned From Cosmos Bank Withdrawn From Four Cities: Police

Rs 94 crore was siphoned off from Cosmos bank<p><b>Pune:</b><p>The cyber cell of Pune police which is probing siphoning off of Rs 94 crore from the city-based …

India

Around 30% flight, train pax traffic may shift on road due to Mumbai-Nagpur Expressway: Report

Around 30 per cent of daily passenger traffic travelling via flight and train may shift their travel mode to the road, once the 701-km-long …

India News

Assam school principal arrested for not hoisting Tricolour on I-Day

Morigaon Deputy Superintendent of Police Mrinmoy Goswami confirmed the arrest. “The principal said that the national flag was not hoisted at the …

Madhya Pradesh

Sui Dhaaga star Varun Dhawan stitches a special gift for his dad David Dhawan on his birthday - watch video

Taking inspiration from his character Mauji from the upcoming film <i>Sui Dhaaga- Made In India</i>, Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan stitched a special gift for …

Bollywood

Deadly Agricultural Pest Fall Armyworm Spotted in Telangana

The Fall Armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda) is considered deadly as it has caused massive agricultural losses in several countries in Africa.<p><b>Hyderabad</b>: …

India News

Telangana braces for heavy rainfall in several districts over the next 48 hours

The districts include Adilabad, Bhupalapally, Nirmal, Nizamabad, Jagitial, Mancherial, Rajanna-Sircilla, Karimnagar, Warangal, Khammam and …

India News

Wonder Cement invests ₹450 cr in Maharashtra clinker grinding unit

Wonder Cement, a part the of Rajasthan-headquartered RK Group, has invested about ₹450 crore to set up a 2-million tonne per annum clinker grinding u

Business (India)

Tribal students urge govt to give them better facilities for quality education

"The government talks about reservation (in jobs), but what will we do if we do not get a proper education?" said a student<p>By: | New Delhi |<p>Tribal …

Students

People of the land: A look at India's tribal communities following World Indigenous Day

Tattooing is an integral part of the Baiga's lifestyle - the Adivasi community that resides primarily in the state of Madhya Pradesh and in smaller …

India

SIMI encounter case: Supreme Court not inclined to interfere in commission’s report

The Supreme Court has said it was “not inclined” to interfere with the findings of an inquiry commission in the alleged encounter killings of eight …

Madhya Pradesh

Truck with cow carcasses in MP: BJP politicking over cows, says Congress

Congress MLA Sunderlal Tiwari alleged that six cows were buried in RMC premises close to a temple and the matter came to light only after a putrid …

India News

The big news: Rescue work intensifies as rainfall eases across Kerala, and nine other top stories

Other headlines: Navjot Singh Sidhu stirred a controversy by hugging Pakistan Army chief, and India won bronze in mixed rifle at the ongoing Asian …

India News