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10 Ayyappa pilgrims from Medak killed in TN mishap

10 Ayyappa pilgrims from Medak killed in TN mishap

HYDERABAD: A pall of gloom descended on four villages of Narsapur mandal in Medak district after 10 Ayyappa pilgrims on their way home were killed and five others injured when their tempo collided head-on with a truck in Pudukottai district of on Sunday. The incident happened around 3pm while they […]

Aligarh admin to book those who abandon cattle

Aligarh admin to book those who abandon cattle

AGRA: After angry farmers locked stray cows in government schools in Aligarh and other parts of , Aligarh administration has decided to register FIRs against people, primarily farmers and dairy owners, who abandon their unproductive cattle. The decision comes close on the heels of a massive agitation witnessed against stray […]

Day-old baby found in open Belagavi fields

Day-old baby found in open Belagavi fields

BELAGAVI: A day-old baby boy was found abandoned in freezing cold in sugarcane fields of Athani taluk in the district late Wednesday night. Athani is hosting the annual , and devotees camping in the area heard the faint cries of a baby, fanned out into the field in village and […]

Girls? group lays foundation for village road

Girls? group lays foundation for village road

GREATER NOIDA: A group of on Monday laid the of a six-kilometre-long road connecting local villages to Jewar . The project, developed by MLA Thakur Dhirendra Singh, is expected to cost Rs 5 crore. Local people said there was no concrete road to connect Banjarpur village with Jewar tehsil. Villagers, […]

65-year-old tribal woman appears for Ignou exam, leads education drive in Gadchiroli

65-year-old tribal woman appears for Ignou exam, leads education drive in Gadchiroli

NAGPUR: There is no age for learning. In a perfect example of the adage, 65-year-old Kamala Dhakde appeared for Indira Gandhi National Open University?s (Ignou) Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP) at Kurkheda village in the Naxalite-hit recently. A native of Visora village in Gadchiroli district, Kamala is the oldest to have […]

Administration to focus on housing, employment for SC/ST population: DC

Administration to focus on housing, employment for SC/ST population: DC

MANGALURU: Deputy Commissioner Sasikanth Senthil on Saturday announced that a land and housing scheme for nomadic, semi-nomadic, vulnerable band more-vulnerable among SC/STs in district will be implemented shortly. The revenue department and Dakshina Kannada zilla panchayat have jointly formulated an action plan in this regard. In district level meeting of […]

Four of family hurt as cellphone on charge explodes, causes fire

Four of family hurt as cellphone on charge explodes, causes fire

THANE: Four members of a family from suffered burns in a fire that broke out in their house after a cellphone exploded early on Friday. The phone was being charged. Rajendra Shinde (43), his wife Roshni (38), daughter Rachana (13) and son Abhishek (10) have been admitted to Thane Civil […]

5-year-old boy killed in predator attack

5-year-old boy killed in predator attack

CHANDRAPUR: A five-year-old boy was killed in predator attack in village Chichgaon (Baradkinhi) in Brahmapuri on Tuesday evening. The victim, Surendra Dhore (5), was playing in front of his house when a feline attacked and killed him. pictures revealed that the assailant predator was a leopard. Bramhapuri Forest division has […]

Refused divorce, man shoots his wife dead

Refused divorce, man shoots his wife dead

CHIKKAMAGALUR: Frustrated at being refused a divorce for over 20 years, a 63-year-old retired physical education teacher walked into his estranged wife?s house on Monday night and pumped five bullets into her killing her on the spot. Basappa, 63, then walked to the Sakkarayapattana police station and surrendered himself, police […]

Aequs Foundation launches projects for rural students

Aequs Foundation launches projects for rural students

BELAGAVI: Aequs Foundation, the (CSR) arm of Aequs aerospace company has adopted 20 government primary schools in Hukkeri taluk to take care of their health and hygiene, education and safety. On Monday, Aequs Foundation launched various projects like mobile science lab, computer learning centre, project and digital learning centre at […]