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Top StoriesJan 11, 2021, 9:07 AM IST
Hundreds hunting for gold coins at a riverbed in Madhya Pradesh
Since the last five days, hundreds of people from 2 villages of Shivpura and Ganupura have been digging at a riverbed in Madhya Pradesh's Rajgarh district. They have been digging for gold.
Top StoriesDec 7, 2020, 9:09 AM IST
China sets up new villages between India, Bhutan border
Even as the standoff with India in Ladakh continues, China has been silently setting up villages near the India-Bhutan border and populating them.
India NewsNov 29, 2020, 3:46 PM IST
UP CM Yogi Adityanath inaugurates projects worth Rs 204 crore under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
“I’m happy about works done to push forward rural economy by constructing roads in villages by Union Ministry of Rural Development,” the Chief Minister said.
IndiaOct 30, 2020, 8:57 PM IST
Men in Muzaffarnagar 'advised' against wearing half-pants
The 'advice' comes barely days after villages in district took a landmark step to promote gender equality which saw over 200 houses installing nameplates with names of women family members.
IndiaOct 22, 2020, 1:54 PM IST
Karnataka rains: 247 villages flooded, 43,000 people evacuated, says BS Yediyurappa
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Wednesday has said that around 43,000 people were evacuated after 247 villages in north Karnataka were inundated due to heavy rains and floods that took place last week.
IndiaOct 19, 2020, 9:11 AM IST
Karnataka rains: CM BS Yediyurappa to do an aerial survey on October 21
As the flood situation continues to persist in hundreds of villages in North Karnataka, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has announced that he would take an aerial survey on October 21 to assess the extent of damage caused by the rains.
IndiaOct 18, 2020, 6:08 PM IST
Army to the rescue in flood-hit Kalaburagi
A total of 111 villages in the four districts of Karnataka have been affected by the floods, caused by heavy rains and water released by the dams in neighbouring Maharashtra.
IndiaOct 18, 2020, 3:35 PM IST
Karnataka flood situation remain grim
Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa said many villages in Kalaburagi, Vijayapura, Yadgir and Raichur districts were either completely or partially submerged due to floods caused by heavy rains last week
IndiaSep 29, 2020, 3:17 PM IST
West Bengal: Vidyasagar Online Portal launched in Purulia to provide education to students in remote areas
From now on, the meritorious students in the rural areas of Purulia will not be deprived of higher education. Students from remote villages will fulfil their dreams of becoming a doctor or engineer. Vidyasagar Portal was launched amidst the COVID-19 situation based on the initiative of the district administration. Through this portal, students will be able to take online classes at home. Prominent teachers of Purulia Ramakrishna Mission are taking classes on this online portal. Videos on every subject including Mathematics, Science, History, Physics, Biology, etc. have been uploaded on the Vidyasagar portal. District Magistrate Rahul Majumder was present at the inauguration of the portal.
IndiaSep 24, 2020, 12:59 PM IST
West Bengal: Maoist posters threatening Trinamool leaders appear in Birbhum
Posters threatening Trinamool leaders to return people's money or pay with their lives surfaced in three villages of Parui. Upon receiving the news, the police tore down the posters.
IndiaSep 12, 2020, 1:45 PM IST
West Bengal: Carcass of elephant cub rescued by villagers from fishing net
The carcass of an elephant cub was caught in a fishing net. While crossing the Tiasa river, the cub fell into the river. There was a stir in the area after the finding of the elephant cub in the fishing net. According to reports, there has been a herd of about 30 elephants spotted in several villages including Dharampur and Kadamdiha near Goaltore forest for several days.
IndiaSep 10, 2020, 4:11 PM IST
West Bengal: Hilsa fish farming resumes in Bhatar villages as part of Unlock 4
State agriculture department started cultivating Hilsa fish farming in Bhatar village ponds in East Burdwan. This type of Hilsa is often called Pengba or Manipuri Hilsa. The taste and smell are almost the same as in sea Hilsa.
IndiaSep 10, 2020, 3:14 PM IST
West Bengal: Students write to PM Modi demanding free mobile and internet services for online classes
Students of remote villages in West Bengal wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding free mobile and internet service for attending online classes. This incident was reported from Goghat in Hooghly.
IndiaSep 2, 2020, 4:56 PM IST
No ration cards provided to tribal groups in West Bengal
Tribal groups in West Bengal went to seek help from local MLA for getting ration cards. A survey by a voluntary organization found that the residents of several indigenous villages in Birbhum do not have ration cards. Agriculture minister Ashish Banerjee said that the people will receive ration cards soon.