33 Articles Related to "districts"

Explained: Why are Tamil Nadu’s districts being split?

When a new district is created, the government has to invest in infrastructure to set up the District Collectorate Building, the office of the Superintendent of Pol...

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'Hafta is All You Need': As Death Toll Rises to 159, Locals Tell How Liquor Sale Continues in Tea Estates

A large number of labourers of two tea estates of Golaghat and Jorhat districts had fallen ill after drinking spurious liquor on Thursday night and 12 of them had d...

7 months ago . 94 views

Kargil Residents Brave Bone-Chilling Cold To Protest Centre's Ladakh Division Move

Two days ago, the administration had sanctioned the creation of a separate administrative and revenue division comprising Leh and Kargil districts with its headqu...

8 months ago . 121 views

Uttarakhand Plans to Market 'Himalayan Meat', CM Says It's a Game-changer

According to the plan, nearly 10,000 sheep and goat owners from the hill districts will help in acquiring quality meat by grazing their cattle in the high altitud...

8 months ago . 81 views

UP Cabinet nod for 95 ‘VIP’ cars, centres for the malnourished

The proposed “suposhan” (complete nourishment) centres would be established by the chief welfare department in Chitrakoot, Chandauli, Fatehpur, Sidharth...

10 months ago . 159 views

Local gods also matter

Ranjith Divakar works with an iron and steel major in Bhadravati, Karnataka, and his wife Varsha is a manager with a Mumbai-based beauty salon. They have both sough...

11 months ago . 180 views

Bihar's 'Shahi Litchi' Gets Geographical Indication Tag

The famous Shahi litchi, which is famous for its sweet, juicy, unique flavour and aroma, is mostly grown in Muzaffarpur and neighbouring districts including East Ch...

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Kerala Braces for Extremely Heavy Rains, Shutters of Dams in Thrissur and Palakkad Lifted

Shutters of dams in Thrissur and Palakkad districts were lifted on Thursday evening to drain out excess water. The sea condition is also expected to be very rough...

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Over 100 `specially designed` stations to be set up soon as part of Railways` Rs 81,459 crore DFC project

Passing through nine states and 60 districts, the Rs 81,459 crore project will have 48 stations and junctions along the Western DFC and 58 in the Eastern DFC.

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10,000 km of roads washed away, 1 lakh houses damaged, tonnes of crops lost: Kerala’s recovery will take years

The state government has estimated a loss of Rs 20,000 crore, with Idukki, Malappuram, Kottayam and Ernakulam districts being the worst affected in the Kerala flo...

1 year ago . 200 views

As Thoothukudi simmers, TN asks internet providers to cut data services in 3 districts

Internet services will be suspended in Thoothukudi, Thirunalveli and Kanyakumari districts from May 23-27.

1 year ago . 138 views

2,000 km, 13 districts, 130 constituencies: Jagan sets political temperatures soaring

With Jagan Mohan Reddy’s demand for Special Category Status for Andhra Pradesh rocking the TDP’s alliance with the BJP, The Indian Express on how a ma...

1 year ago . 138 views

Not all ghost stories are fiction, at least in Uttarakhand

Abject lack of employment in the hill districts has led to large-scale migration to the plains, leaving entire mountain villages uninhabited.  ...

1 year ago . 120 views

Sri Lanka lifts ban on Facebook after assurance from social media giant

Sri Lanka imposed emergency on March 6 and blocked Facebook, WhatsApp and other social media sites following anti-Muslim violence in Kandy and Ampara districts.

1 year ago . 134 views

Delhi’s pollution hotspots: Vehicles and factories suffocate Shahdara

  Home to over 60,000 families, Shahdara is one of the most densely populated districts of Delhi, also one of the most polluted

1 year ago . 146 views

Ordinary women, extraordinary stories: These teachers in rural India's schools are real-life heroes

The year 2017 provided me the privilege of visiting over 200 teachers in 75 schools across districts as far apart as Yadgir in Karnataka and Udhamsinghnagar and Utt...

1 year ago . 147 views

ATMs in cities not to be replenished with cash after 9pm: Govt

HIGHLIGHTS *The deadline for putting money in the ATMs in rural areas would be 6pm, and 4pm in Naxal-affected

1 year ago . 171 views

Today in History: Oct. 28

    Today’s Highlight in History:   On Oct. 28, 1886, the Statue of Liberty, a gi...

1 year ago . 193 views

Gujarat election dates announced: EC says voting on December 9 and 14, results on Dec 18

Gujarat will vote in two phases to pick a new assembly, the election commission said on Wednesday, setting the stage for a crucial election that is seen as a test o...

1 year ago . 239 views

Multiple factors led Election Commission to hold Himachal Pradesh polls earlier: CEC AK Joti.

  New Delhi: Chief Election Commissioner Achal Kumar Joti on Monday said multiple factors, including weather had come into play when deciding ...

1 year ago . 124 views

 
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How One 'Informal Meeting' Changed Sourav Ganguly's World, Who's Now S...

Touted as one of the best captains to have ever led the Indian cricket team into international cricket, Sourav Ganguly is a well regarded member of the our nation...

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Man Digs Pit To Bury Daughter, Finds Baby Buried Alive In Earthen Pot

Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh: Hitesh Kumar Sirohi, the trader, rescued the girl and fed her milk using cotton. The girl is currently admitted to a private hospital.

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Travel on the cards? Here are five beautiful countries where Indians c...

With India’s rank slipping five positions from 81st to 86th as per the Henley Passport Index, the commotion among Indian travellers is obvious.

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Kal Penn tells Lilly Singh why he doesn’t eat at Indian restaurants: ‘...

Indian-origin actor Kal Penn told Lilly Singh a humorous anecdote about why he is hesitant to eat at Indian restaurants. “It’s very simple, our people l...

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Comfort before style: Hailey Baldwin rocks her wedding with sneakers

Adding comfort to fashion has become a style statement these days and model Hailey Baldwin knows how to carry the mix well.

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Watch | The Hindu Explains: Why is Turkey bombing Syria?

A video explainer with The Hindu's International Affairs Editor Stanly Johny speaking about why Ankara is ready to risk NATO’s ire over a defence deal w...

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Kids Carve Out Carrom Board In Mud, Anand Mahindra Says 'India Has Zer...

By now we all know just how religiously Anand Mahindra recognises and appreciates all things jugaad on his social media page. 

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‘Rekha was honest about everything and Bollywood tried to tame her’: b...

The television journalist reveals the approach he took in writing about one of Hindi cinema’s most enigmatic stars.  

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This may be the real reason behind Rahul's resignation

After Congress lost 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Sonia Gandhi had instituted the Antony Committee for an official post-mortem.  

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There's A Fish That Can Live On Land. Officials In US State Want It De...

The department is now trying to figure out if the fish has spread from the pond as it looks to prevent the species from reaching other bodies of water in Georgia, M...

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#FlashbackFriday: 15 Pictures From Bollywood That You Completely Forgo...

It's Friday, which means now is the perfect time to open our archives and look back at everything that rocked our lives back in the day. Bollywood is a wonder...

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5 Thoughts Every Delhiite Who Hates Burning Crackers Has During The Di...

Diwali is almost here and just when everyone's super thrilled about celebrating the festival, some of us are having sleepless nights at the thought of those kid...

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The Notoriously Famous Chor Bazaar Might Be Shifted From Subhash Park,...

Kabari Bazaar, popularly known as Chor Bazaar, might get a new address. This weekly market takes place at Subhash Park near the Red Fort and sees droves of people...

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U.K. to issue coin in honour of Mahatma Gandhi

The U.K. government has decided to issue a commemorative coin to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, said Britain’s Chancellor of the Exche...

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Karnataka Villagers Stumble Upon '7-Headed' Snake Skin Near Temple & T...

In Hindu mythology, Shesha is depicted as a giant serpent that floats coiled in space, or an ocean to form the bed on which Vishnu lies.

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Selfie in loo, Rs 51,000 in MP government’s scheme for newly-weds

The initiative is aimed at ensuring that toilets are constructed in every household in Madhya Pradesh.

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Central Government Employees DA calculation: How Dearness Allowance is...

Central Government Employees DA calculation: The Union government has decided to increase the Dearness Allowance of central government employees by 5 per cent over ...

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Grandmothers May Have Played A much Bigger Role In Human Evolution

Grandmothers are as much loved for their homemade pie as they are for the love and affection they showered on us as grandchildren. But Science has also proved what ...

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