This 24-year-old Manipur kid is on a 3,461 km cycling trip from Kashmir to Kanyakumari to feature India's water shortage
June 19, 2019
By Vishav New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Even after giving almost 40 years of his life to government service, retired civil servant S.K. Misra felt his work was still not complete. The former bureaucrat felt that the experience he had gained and the reputation he had builtRead More
By Saurabh Katkurwar New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Badkhal lake in Faridabad, which was once a popular tourist gateway for the people of the national capital, has turned into a barren piece of land for the past 20 years thanks to illegal quarrying and mining in theRead More
By Jaideep Sarin Dera Baba Nanak (Punjab), May 12 (IANS) Over 70 years after they became separate countries and have largely witnessed at best strained to downright hostile ties, India and Pakistan have been brought on common ground by a religious monument of faithRead More
Breaking another glass ceiling: Manipuri woman autodriver's life is now a film (IANS Special Series)...
By Natalia Ningthoujam New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) When Laibi Oinam got in the front seat of a second-hand auto-rickshaw as a driver almost a decade ago, she received a lot of negative attention from people in her home state of Manipur in northeast India. But her lifeRead More
How this Hyderabad social entrepreneur is using big data to change farmers' lives (IANS Special Series)...
By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, April 14 (IANS) At a time of widespread agricultural distress caused by successive droughts, unremunerative farming and debt-trapped rural economies, a young man with his mobile app is showing how change can be brought in the life ofRead More
By Aditti Ahluwalia Eating is a social activity and food binds people alright. It forms connections and an amazing dynamics reigns over people and their meal time talks. We have seen that where some are clearly in it for the catching up, the others can be difficult toRead More
How polo-playing Manipuri women are breaking barriers, leading a quiet revolution (IANS Special Series)...
By Vishav Imphal, March 24 (IANS) Polo, often thought of as a game of the rich, has also been generally dominated by men. However, a quiet revolution is taking place at the very place where it all started – the northeast Indian state of Manipur, which isRead More
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Even a fortnight after the air strike by Indian Air Force fighter jets on terror camps in Pakistan’s Balakot, Prime Minister Narendra Modi continues to dominate the popularity charts despite a dip in his rating from the peak witnessedRead More
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Even a fortnight after the air strike by Indian Air Force fighter jets on terror camps in Pakistan’s Balakot, Prime Minister Narendra Modi continues to dominate the popularity charts despite a dip in his rating from the peak witnessedRead More
By Siddhi Jain New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) In a packed auditorium, a short film begins with the opening scene of a young woman worried about attending a meeting with her injured foot. Her friend cautions her that if she does not wear high heels she wont be able toRead More