Empowering women

Empowering women

Sunday, 21 July 2019 | Shalini Saksena

Women are breaking the stereotype and challenging traditional roles to pave the way for a brighter future. SHALINI SAKSENA catches up with some pioneers who are dazzling the world with their ideas and innovations It is a conversation with person to keep them engaged in a discussion in order to build...

Assam flood: Leaves of forests staff cancelled

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | IANS | Guwahati

With flood waters entering most of the state’s national parks and wildlife sanctuaries, Assam Environment and Forest Minister Parimal Shuklabaidya on Saturday appealed to all the staff of the department to cancel the leaves and resume duty at the earliest. “During this time, we need strong hand of support and coordination...

Assam flood situation worsens, toll rises to 7

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | IANS | Guwahati

The flood situation in Assam continued to worsen with new areas flooding every day even as the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) on Saturday said that 25 districts of the state are under water and seven people have been killed so far in flood and landslide-related incidents. According to the...

Cong appoints Thorat as Maha party chief

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

In an effort to break logjam in its state party unit after Ashok Chavan’s resignation from the party post, the Congress on Saturday appointed senior party leader and former revenue minister Balasaheb Thorat as the new Maharashtra party chief in Chavan’s place and nominated five party leaders as working presidents. The...

6 Bihar districts stare at flood as rains swell rivers

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | IANS | Patna

Rising water levels in many rivers due to continuous rain had created flood-like situation in as many as six districts of Bihar and had affected rail services, officials said on Saturday. Rail services were affected as flood waters submerged tracks at many places. Several trains had either been diverted or cancelled,...

Terror module: NIA conducts raid in TN, 2 people booked

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday conducted searches at the house and office of Syed Mohammed Bukhari in Chennai. The searches were also at the houses of Hassan Ali and Harish Mohammed in Tamil Nadu's Nagapattinam. A case was filed against them for conspiring to wage war against the Government...

Sahitya Akademi announces awards for Maithili authors

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

A month after the announcement of winners for Yuva Puraskar and Bal Sahitya Puraskar, Sahitya Akademi on Friday announced the awards for authors in Maithili language. While Amit Pathak's poetry collection "Raag-Upraag" won him the Yuva Puraskar, Rishi Bashistha was announced the winner of Bal Sahitya Puraskar for his story book...

BJP MPs with broom at Parl sets twitterati on fire

Sunday, 14 July 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

A parody of  'Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan'  seem to have turned alive Saturday  when BJP MPs and Central Ministers picked up brooms to clean up the "cleanest of the places"- the  Parliament complex- with some of them hardly allowing their brooms to touch the ground inviting scalding comments from Twitterati. Film actress...

State Editions

Youth's body found hanging from tree

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Gang busted, 2 criminals arrested

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Plantation drive with Miyawaki technique

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Inbrief

21 July 2019 | PNS | Ranchi

Sunday Edition

EndGame Dhoni?

21 July 2019 | Akshay Lokapally | Agenda

Decoding mystical maya

21 July 2019 | Radhanath Swami Maharaj | Agenda

Negativity can be curbed

21 July 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Guru helps one become self-empowered

21 July 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime : ‘I’m not good at making retarded films’

21 July 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Story on a string

21 July 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer