November 12, 2019 | 11:42 AM IST
Diwali Festival

Diwali is about lights, gaiety and more

It’s Diwali time– the five-day festival of lights, prosperity and well-being. And there is no denying that from diyas to crackers to the innumerable mouth-watering…

Firecracker Sales

Firecracker sales this Diwali see a dip for several…

It is the second day of the festival of lights, but the decked-up firecracker stalls are missing their regular enthusiasts. The firecracker business this…

happy diwali

Celebrating this Deepawali with a new zeal

The five-day Deepawali frenzy is understandable. And nothing, not even the global economic slowdown or the dipping GDP, can dampen the excitement the…

poshan abhiyaan

No shortage of schemes like Poshan Abhiyaan – still…

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Poshan Abhiyaan is a step towards eradicating all forms of malnutrition in India where even after 70 years of Independence…

hindi diwas

Hindi Diwas: The language gets stronger with each…

On this day in 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India adopted Hindi written in Devanagari script as the official language of the Republic of India after…

motor vehicle act

Motor Vehicle Act implemented successfully, but road…

It is less than a fortnight since the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act has been implemented in most states of the country. While the number of challans…

9/11 attack

9/11: Tribute to victims of deadliest terror attack…

On the 18th anniversary of 9/11 attack, while the world remembered the nearly 2,996 victims who perished in the terror attacks, a rocket exploded near…

Best in India

Best in India is yet to happen as it strengthens day…

Politically India is setting its footprints across the globe – strengthening ties with nations and luring international investors and more. Despite 6…

motor vehicle act 2019

MVA (Amended) 2019: A monster or a deterrent

A two-wheeler commuter in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhopal Vinita Shah saw the difference on the road when Motor Vehicle Act (Amended) 2019 came into force on…

vulture population

Endangered resident Gyps vulture population dips miserably…

The Union environment minister on Friday recently expressed his concern in the declining population vultures in the country in barely three decades. This…

modi 2.0

Web of challenges before PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi got a thumping victory in the 17th Lok Sabha elections. Definitely, it was not a gliding experience for him, but he actually…

17th lok sabha

With taskmaster Modi things could be draining for…

With the recent magnificent win at the 17th Lok Sabha polls, the towering personality of Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems to have gotten even bigger.…