Seema’s story: Educating girls to negotiate life, become c...

Seema’s story: Educating girls to negotiate life, become change agents   Hardoi (Uttar Pradesh), June 10 : Inside a dimly-lit classroom in this district, with its walls decorated with drawings and paintings made by children, Seema Yadav, 36, is teaching a group of 25 girls who are sitting in a

Be a head-turner this Eid

Be a head-turner this Eid   New Delhi, June 10 : With Eid around the corner and festive shopping on the go, how about splurging on some fashion trends to make a style statement? Vaibhav Tyagi, Co-Founder, ShipJewel.com has some tips to share: * Earnings: Modish lo

Dust storm: 35 flights diverted from Delhi  

Dust storm: 35 flights diverted from Delhi   New Delhi, June 10 : As many as 35 incoming flights were diverted from the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here on Saturday evening following a powerful dust storm and rain, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) said. According to AAI, t

Documentary calls for healthcare system to be trans-friendly

Documentary calls for healthcare system to be trans-friendly Kolkata, June 9 : The denial of basic healthcare to transgenders has been brought to light through a documentary “Beyond Blue and Pink” that seeks to promote dialogue and discussion towa

Planning your next vacation? Make note of important factors

Planning your next vacation? Make note of important factors New Delhi, June 9 : Hotel accommodations, rental cars and travel may be the must haves to check while travel preparation, but pinning down some of aspects of your vacation like right travel partner,

2 firemen injured as burning building crashes in Mumbai

2 firemen injured as burning building crashes in Mumbai Mumbai, June 9 : At least two firemen were injured in a blaze that broke out in an abandoned five-storeyed building as a portion of it collapsed here early on Saturday, an official said.

Ex-Goa Congress MP Shantaram Naik dead, Rahul condoles

Ex-Goa Congress MP Shantaram Naik dead, Rahul condoles Panaji/New Delhi, June 9 : Former Rajya Sabha MP and senior Congress leader Shantaram Naik passed away on Saturday after suffering a massive heart attack, a party leader said. He was 72.

Mani joins UDF, Congress divided over RS seat

Mani joins UDF, Congress divided over RS seat Thiruvananthapuram, June 8 : Kerala Congress (Mani) chief K.M. Mani on Friday rejoined the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) amid protests by workers of the Congress youth and student wings against the al

Bhutan gears up for unique inter-faith chanting event

Bhutan gears up for unique inter-faith chanting event Thimphu, June 8 : The picturesque capital of arguably the worlds happiest country is all set to host a unique “Thuendrel: Inter-Faith Chanting” event on Saturday.

Arunachal Governor meets Vice Chief of Air Staff

Arunachal Governor meets Vice Chief of Air Staff New Delhi, June 8 : Arunachal Pradesh Governor B.D. Mishra met the Vice Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal S.B. Deo, here and briefed him about an initiative to form a group of Army officers in the northeastern st

Sikkim gets its longest tunnel

Sikkim gets its longest tunnel Gangtok, June 8 : Minister of State for Defence Subhash Ramrao Bhamre on Thursday inaugurated 578-metre-long Theng Tunnel, the longest in Sikkim. Constructed on Gangtok-Chungthang State Highwa

Coral, plum, red: Must-have lip shades

Coral, plum, red: Must-have lip shades New Delhi, June 8 : With a plethora of lip shades available in the market, there are a few hues like coral, red and purple that should definitely find a place in your beauty bag. Reena

UCO Bank focuses on bad loan recovery, reduce expenses

UCO Bank focuses on bad loan recovery, reduce expenses Kolkata, June 8 : State-run lender UCO Bank which is expecting to recover a major amount in NPA through resolution in NCLT, is focusing to check further slippages and reduce expenses by emphasising on low

India to help Myanmar in insurance laws

India to help Myanmar in insurance laws Naypyidaw (Myanmar), June 7 : The General Insurance Corp of India (GIC) will assist Myanmar authorities in amending laws related to insurance and reinsurance and in expanding insurance services in the country, authoriti

Honey bees attack Jagan’s ‘padyatra’, 10 injured

Honey bees attack Jagan’s ‘padyatra’, 10 injured Vijayawada, June 7 : At least 10 people were injured when honey bees stung them during YSR Congress party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy’s ‘padyatra’ in Andhra Pradesh’s W

Light intensity earthquake jolts J&K

Light intensity earthquake jolts J&K Srinagar, June 7 : A light intensity earthquake occurred in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday with no report of any casualty or damage to property. An official of the MET department said

Get picture perfect hair, make up in easy ways

Get picture perfect hair, make up in easy ways New Delhi, June 7 : In the age of selfies, it’s important to get your hair and make up in place to get the best frame. So make sure you are opting for the perfect trend to keep the like button buzzing on so