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24 Jun 2019

India

#CareerBytes: Couldn't clear JEE Advanced? Here are seven alternative options

Results for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced were declared on June 14, and the counselling process for the same is currently underway.

UP Police launches app for lodging e-FIR: Details here

Several people opt out of filing a complaint at police stations in the country, despite the gravity of the crime, as it's tedious.

24 Jun 2019

India

Railways: All you need to know about Premium Tatkal bookings

For facilitating last-minute passenger reservations, IRCTC offers online Tatkal ticket booking service.

24 Jun 2019

Delhi High Court

DU admissions 2019: Only one transgender candidate has applied

Registration process for this year's admissions at the Delhi University (DU) ended on June 22, Saturday.

24 Jun 2019

Kargil War

20 years of Kargil war: IAF recreates Tiger Hill operation

20 years ago, the valiant Indian forces fought Pakistanis to reclaim our territories which were captured. Yes, we are talking about the 1999 Kargil War, which once again proved the valor of Indian officers.

24 Jun 2019

India

#HealthBytes: Six vegetables that can help burn belly fat

Unwanted fat doesn't just look bad on you, but is also a virtual invitation to a host of dreadful health conditions, such as diabetes, stroke, high blood pressure, etc.

24 Jun 2019

India

SC issues notice to Nitish Kumar's government over encephalitis deaths

While India focuses on becoming a superpower, its children are dying because governments didn't care to raise awareness about a deadly disease.

24 Jun 2019

India

Punjab police constable's luck strikes, wins Rs. 2 crore lottery

A lottery can change your life. And no, we are not exaggerating.

24 Jun 2019

Andhra Pradesh

16-year-old held captive for week, gang-raped by six including minors

In a disturbing news, six men, including three minors, held a girl captive for seven days and raped her repeatedly.

24 Jun 2019

India

#CareerBytes: Important things to know about Chartered Accountancy (CA)

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses.

23 Jun 2019

Kanhaiya Kumar

No link between encephalitis deaths and skeletons, says Muzaffarpur DM

In Bihar's Muzaffarpur, the state-run Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) is dealing with the acute crisis of encephalitis, which has claimed the lives of more than 100 kids.

23 Jun 2019

India

#HealthBytes: What to do if the condom hurts during sex

Condoms are nothing short of life savers.

All you need to know about Aadhaar Paperless Offline e-KYC

With so many government welfare schemes linked with your Aadhaar card, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.

23 Jun 2019

Gujarat

Blind father willing to sell kidney for son's education

The lengths to which parents go to fulfill the aspirations of their children is remarkable. They keep their worries at bay just to see their child smile.

23 Jun 2019

Delhi Police

Delhi: Bullets fired at journalist, eggs thrown at car

In yet another incident which shows crimes in Delhi have increased rapidly, a journalist was attacked by gunmen late on Saturday night.

23 Jun 2019

Punjab

Punjab: Prime accused in 2015 sacrilege case murdered inside jail

Tensions have been flying high and security has been stepped up in Punjab after prime accused in the 2015 Bargari sacrilege case was killed inside the jail on Sunday.

23 Jun 2019

Madhya Pradesh

Inspiring stories of five JEE top rankers to know about

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), comprising Main and Advanced exams, is the gateway to admission to the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).

23 Jun 2019

India

#CareerBytes: 7 tricky questions asked in UPSC CSE IAS interviews

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), which is one of the most challenging exams, is conducted in three stages.

23 Jun 2019

India

#HealthBytes: Top 5 healthy drinks to start your mornings with

Losing weight healthily and effectively is a long-term process.

22 Jun 2019

India

IITs fail to attract foreign students: Here's why

Every year, lakhs of students aspire to get admitted to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), but only a few thousands achieve this dream.

Lawyer, who murdered UP Bar Council's President, dies during treatment

Uttar Pradesh lawyer Manish Sharma, who killed the first female president of UP Bar Council on June 12, died on Saturday.

22 Jun 2019

Health & Wellness

#HealthBytes: Five DIY rice flour face packs for flawless skin

An easily available ingredient in the Indian kitchen, rice flour isn't just great for preparing lip-smacking dishes, it has anti-aging qualities too.

22 Jun 2019

Bihar

Bihar: Skeletons found outside hospital where children died of encephalitis

Off late, Bihar is in the news for all the wrong reasons. In the last few days, acute encephalitis took the lives of 139 kids in the state.

22 Jun 2019

Haryana

UP: Adityanath's minister gets his shoelace tied by government employee

The politicians of this country sit on high-horses and swim in a pool of privilege. They have little to no regards for anyone else.

22 Jun 2019

India

Meet the woman who planned Priyanka-Nick engagement, Virat-Anushka wedding

A commoner in India has always been fascinated by big fat weddings that seem too good to be true.

22 Jun 2019

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Free rides an election gimmick: Metro Man Sreedharan tells Sisodia

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has decided to make Delhi Metro rides free for women and this decision has started conversations.

22 Jun 2019

Exams

#CareerBytes: How to overcome fear while preparing for UPSC CSE?

The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), also known as the IAS exam, is one of the toughest competitive exams.

22 Jun 2019

Aadhaar Card

My Aadhaar Online contest: Everything you need to know

UIDAI, the statutory authority for Aadhaar, is hosting a My Aadhaar Online contest in India.

21 Jun 2019

India

1,019 KV students ace JEE Advanced, en route to IITs

Central government-run Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan's students have performed excellently this year at the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE).

21 Jun 2019

DNA

Kanpur: Cleric rapes 15-year-old in Madrassa, claims he 'married' her

Earlier this month, Kanpur police arrested a Madrassa's cleric for allegedly raping a 15-year-old minor.

21 Jun 2019

Mumbai

These Mumbai-based teenagers built an Amazon-like delivery robot

People often raise alarms over the possibility of machines taking over the world.

21 Jun 2019

Dehradun

Dehradun shocker: 11-year-old rapes 3-year-old girl. Is humanity dead?

In a discomforting incident which shows something is seriously wrong with humanity, a three-year-old was raped in Dehradun.

21 Jun 2019

Narendra Modi

Triple Talaq Bill tabled in Lok Sabha: All details here

Days after winning general elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP got to work in the Lok Sabha on Friday.

21 Jun 2019

Maharashtra

Women at work, men in kitchen: Maharashtra's textbooks challenge gender-stereotypes

For decades, children have been taught problematic lessons on gender stereotypes. Children's books show women being relegated to kitchen chores, while men either read a newspaper or "go to work".

21 Jun 2019

India

#HealthBytes: Five benefits of taking power naps

It is no secret that most of us don't get a good night's sleep on a regular basis, owing to the vagaries of modern life and work pressure.

21 Jun 2019

Twitter

Fire breaks out at Kalindi Kunj, Magenta Metro line affected

On Friday morning, a massive fire broke out at a furniture market near Kalindi Kunj Metro station affecting train services on the Magenta line.

21 Jun 2019

Narendra Modi

International Yoga Day 2019: Modi attends mega event in Ranchi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the celebrations on International Yoga Day, Friday (June 21), by attending a mega event in Jharkhand's capital Ranchi.

20 Jun 2019

Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh: 15 dead as private bus falls in gorge

On Thursday, a private bus carrying around 50 people fell into a gorge in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh. At least 15 people have died and many have been injured.

20 Jun 2019

India

#HealthBytes: How to protect yourself from Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)

Infections that spread from sexual acts are known as Sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

20 Jun 2019

India

What are ISRO's plans for the next five years

The Indian Space Research Organization or ISRO has given Indians several reasons to celebrate its existence. ISRO's intent to cement India's position in the space world is unquestionable.