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Bus route via E Boulevard Rd to be resumed finally

Bus route via E Boulevard Rd to be resumed finally

TRICHY: District collector K Rajamani on Saturday announced that the to Thuvakudi ? via East Boulevard Road ? will be restored from Sunday after the service was unavailable for a long time. Additional to the existing route, buses-government and private?plying to Thuvakudi, from Chathiram Bus Stand would be taking the […]

Calcutta University to hold convocation on Monday

Calcutta University to hold convocation on Monday

KOLKATA: Former Governor of Bengal, Gopal Krishna Gandhi will share the dais with chief minister on Monday during the annual convocation of Calcutta University at . While CM will deliver the convocation address, Gandhi who shared a good equation with Banerjee during his tenure in office will be awarded the […]

Ayyappa devotees protest in city against Kerala government

Ayyappa devotees protest in city against Kerala government

MANGALURU: Miffed with the government over its tacit support for the two women who entered the sanctum sanctorum of the temple early on Wednesday, Sri Sabarimala Kshetra Samrakshana Samithi staged a protest at Gandhi Park near Town Hall here on Thursday. Vishwanath Kayarpalike, a senior member from the samithi, termed […]

M‘luru: Ayyappa devotees protest against Ker govt

M‘luru: Ayyappa devotees protest against Ker govt

MANGALURU: Miffed with the government over its tacit support for the two women who entered the sanctum sanctorum of the temple early on Wednesday, Sri Sabarimala Kshetra Samrakshana Samithi staged a protest at Gandhi Park near Town Hall here on Thursday. Vishwanath Kayarpalike, a senior member from the samithi, termed […]

Tribute to Bapu: A giant mural of 30,000 kulhads

Tribute to Bapu: A giant mural of 30,000 kulhads

VARANASI: Come January 30, 2019, and you may see a 150 square metre giant mural of Mahatma Gandhi, made up of special 30,000 ? kulhads? (earthen handle-less clay cups) made using clay from across the country, at a prime location in New Delhi as a tribute to the ?Father of […]

How Lajpat Ngr market earned its breathing space

How Lajpat Ngr market earned its breathing space

NEW DELHI: Parking problems and traffic congestion make visits to city markets a nightmare for most residents, but an initiative by the Traders Association may offer a potential solution. Head for the bustling market and you will find free e rickshaws at entry points, an app-based parking system and valet […]

Govt calendar traces Gandhi‘s love for Delhi

Govt calendar traces Gandhi‘s love for Delhi

NEW DELHI: On January 28 in 1948, Mahatma Gandhi, wanting to dissipate the smouldering anger of Partition, called upon Hindus and Sikhs to repair the damaged shrine of Khwaja Bakhtiyar Kaki jointly as an act of atonement. He was on a fast unto death, and this was one of his […]

Mumbaikars turn Santas for street kids

Mumbaikars turn Santas for street kids

Christmas is the season to spread joy and those behind the 100 Santa?s Project have the same intention ? to spread happiness amongst street kids, with many of them meeting for the first time! On Sunday, a group of Santas swarmed the streets of Juhu, Bandra Reclamation, Kalina, Mankhurd and […]

PGI staffers threaten stir from January 4

PGI staffers threaten stir from January 4

LUCKNOW: More than 6,000 employees at Sanajy Gandhi (SGPGIMS) have threatened to go on a strike from January 4. Organised by SGPGI Karamchari Mahasangh, the strike will affect outpatient and diagnostic services to begin with. The strike will intensify from January 7 in case their demands are not addressed. The […]

Oppose blind growth to save nature: Expert

Oppose blind growth to save nature: Expert

By: Bhagyashree Kashyap NAGPUR: The rapidly growing society has a humongous challenge of maintaining a balance between commercialist and ecological civilization for which systematic efforts should be made to use natural resources judiciously, said , a renowned economist and former member of State Planning Commission, on Thursday. Delivering a lecture […]