The Inspiring Story Of The Rajasthan Girl Who Became A ‘Milkmaid’ To Fund Her Own Education

They say when life gets tough, you get tougher. And 19-year-old Neetu is a true example of exactly that. Back when she had just passed her eighth grade, her father asked her to discontinue her education. "We don't have the money for it," is what he said.But she had the desire to study and found a way to fund...

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In a first, Kolkata Police to ride Harley-Davidson bikes on special VIP duty

 The Kolkata Police will now get to ride swanky hi-tech Harley-Davidson bikes on special VIP duties.They have inducted five of these bikes in its fleet for the first time on 71st Independence Day."We have 5 Harley-Davidson Street 750s and they were bought around two months ago by the Kolkata Police...

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Chhattisgarh horror: In 2 more gaushalas, dozens of carcasses, starving cows

The mass starvation of cows in a shelter run by a BJP leader in Rajpur village of Chhattisgarh’s Durg district may not be an isolated tragedy. The same horror is visible in two other gaushalas that the BJP leader runs not far away. The Indian Express reported in its Saturday edition the deaths of cows...

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IIT, IISc PhD Researchers To Get Rs. 70,000 Monthly Central Fellowship

The Union Government will now grant Rs. 70,000 as monthly fellowship to 2,000 PhD scholars across IITs and IISc in the country. Union higher education secretary Kewal Kumar Sharma has said this at the 67th Foundation Day function of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur at its Kharagpur campus...

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Dalit Woman’s Nose Cut In Madhya Pradesh Village For Allegedly Refusing To Work

A 35-year-old Dalit woman's nose was allegedly slashed and her husband was beaten up by two members of an upper caste family at Renvjha village in Sagar district of Madhya Pradesh.Narendra Singh (32) and his father Sahab Singh beat up the woman's husband on Monday when he refused to go to their house...

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Reports Of 80 Flights Cancelled, IndiGo Says Passengers Given Options

The country's biggest airline, IndiGo, has said that it has grounded 8 planes in a planned move and that "The affected passengers have already been accommodated with suitable options." Its statement was issued after reports that it has been forced to cancel 84 flights because of issues with engines on its Airbus...

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Delhi accident victim cried for help for 12 hrs, man offered water but stole bag

Of the countless pedestrians, who walked past an injured Narender Kumar near Kashmere Gate interstate bus terminus in north Delhi for over 12 hours, many had stopped to look at him before walking away.But the apathy shown by people towards an accident victim is not the only shocking part here. The city...

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Delhi Hotel Employee’s Saree Pulled By Senior, She Complained And Was Fired

A manager at a five-star hotel in Delhi is seen yanking an employee's saree and dragging her to him in an aggressive act of sexual harassment caught on CCTV camera. The shocking footage from Pride Plaza near the airport has been shared by the 33-year-old woman, who was inexplicably sacked yesterday....

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Former BJP Politician From Kerala Dies After Falling Off Moving Car In UAE

A politician from Kerala died in an accident in Sharjah after falling from a moving car.Sunitha Prashanth, 40, died on Tuesday after she hit her head on a lamp post after falling off the car on Dhaid Road, the Khaleej Times reported today.Sunitha was the councillor of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)...

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Corporates donated Rs 957 crore to national parties in 4 years, BJP got lion’s share: ADR report

The BJP received the lion’s share – Rs 705.81 crore – of Rs 956.77 crore that corporate houses donated to five national parties between 2012-13 and 2015-16, a report by a Delhi-based non-profit pushing for poll reforms said on Thursday.The party, which swept to power in 2014, got money from 2,987...

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