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Bengal: Transwomen turn teachers for Dalit children in Malda

Bengal: Transwomen turn teachers for Dalit children in Malda

Motherhood transcends gender. Unconditional love knows no caste barriers. Defying norms, in a rundown neighbourhood in Malda in West Bengal, transwoman Arindam Saha Kundu (now known as Priyanka) and her....

Delhi pollution: Air quality improves, but stubble burning in Punjab still up

Delhi pollution: Air quality improves, but stubble burning in Punjab still up

Even as the air quality in the National Capital Region, including Delhi, recorded an improvement, increased stubble burning in the western Punjab districts despite the National Green Tribunal directions continues....

Hyderabad gets ready for Ivanka Trump’s welcome! Beggars rounded up in city, security increased near Falaknuma Palace

Hyderabad gears up for Ivanka’s visit: Beggars rounded up, security increased in city

Since the United States President Donald Trump announced that his daughter, Ivanka Trump, will be leading the US delegation to India for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) to the city....

Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Two former PAAS leaders join BJP ahead of mega rally

Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Two former PAAS leaders join BJP ahead of mega rally

Hours ahead of a mega rally by the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) at Mansa, the Patidar group suffered a blow with two of its former members and group convenors....

Sharad Yadav questions EC decision on JD(U) symbol, vows to fight on

Sharad Yadav questions EC decision on JD(U) symbol, vows to fight on

Senior socialist leader and Rajya Sabha MP Sharad Yadav on Saturday questioned the Election Commission's decision to grant the ‘Arrow’ symbol to the Nitish Kumar led faction of Janata Dal-....

Uttar Pradesh: CM Yogi Adityanath shown black flags, anti-Yogi slogans raised at Meerut

UP CM Yogi Adityanath shown black flags, anti-Yogi slogans raised at Meerut

On Saturday, the Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath's public address at the Raam Leela Maidan in Meerut didn't actually go as planned. Many anti-Yogi slogans were raised in order....

Sasikala family to be blamed for IT raids at Jayalalithaa's residence: Tamil Nadu Minister D. Jayakumar

Sasikala family to be blamed for I-T raids at Jayalalithaa's residence: Tamil Nadu Minister D. Jayakumar

Tamil Nadu Fisheries Minister D. Jayakumar on Saturday blamed jailed AIADMK leader V.K. Sasikala and her family for the Income Tax (IT) raids at late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's residence....

Mumbai: Express train runs over contract labourers; 3 women killed

Mumbai: Express train runs over contract labourers; 3 women killed

Three women contract labourers were killed after an express train ran over them when they were crossing tracks between Malad and Goregaon stations, as per Western Railway officials. Another woman....

Patidars to hold rally in support of Hardik Patel despite denial of permission

Patidars to hold rally in support of Hardik Patel despite denial of permission

Ignoring denial of permission by the authorities, the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) is determined to go ahead with its mega rally in Mansa town here on Saturday evening to....

Telangana: Woman thrown out of the house for not making 'delicious' biryani

Telangana: Woman thrown out of the house for not making 'delicious' biryani

A woman was kicked out of her house by her husband as she failed to make good ‘biryani’ for him. The incident took place in Warangal district of Telangana. After....

Karnataka private doctors return; call off 5-day strike

Karnataka private doctors return to work; call off 5-day strike

Private doctors across Karnataka were back to work on Saturday and began treating out-patients after they called off their 5-day strike on Friday. "All the private doctors across the state....

Rain showers bring improvement in Delhi air quality

Rain showers bring improvement in Delhi air quality

The air quality in the National Capital Region improved on Saturday to the ‘poor’ level following overnight rain as the concentration of Particulate Matter (PM) decreased. Another government department, however,....