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2 dead, water-logging in Delhi-NCR due to heavy rain

19 Jul 2020

2 dead, water-logging in Delhi-NCR due to heavy rain

Two persons were reported dead on Sunday as heavy rain flooded key regions of Delhi and surroundings areas.

'A Suitable Boy' trailer: Tale of forbidden love and history

12 Jul 2020

'A Suitable Boy' trailer: Tale of forbidden love and history

The first trailer of Mira Nair-directed A Suitable Boy, starring Tabu and Ishaan Khatter, is now out.

How to make mouth-watering Amritsari kulcha and chole

12 Jul 2020

How to make mouth-watering Amritsari kulcha and chole

Native to the land of Punjab, this traditional dish has become one of the most beloved breakfast and lunch options for families across North India.

Swarms of locusts reach Gurugram, residents share visuals

27 Jun 2020

Swarms of locusts reach Gurugram, residents share visuals

After weeks, crop-destroying locusts are back in North India, this time to launch an attack on Gurugram, Haryana, just next to Delhi.

How to make mouth-watering jalebi at home

26 Jun 2020

How to make mouth-watering jalebi at home

Jalebi is an Indian sweet dish that is immensely popular in North India.

Top treks in North India that anyone can take

01 Mar 2020

Top treks in North India that anyone can take

Have you been feeling lost and tired lately?

SAP shuts down Indian offices after employees infected with swine-flu

21 Feb 2020

SAP shuts down Indian offices after employees infected with swine-flu

German software giant, SAP, has shut down its Indian offices temporarily after two employees of their Bengaluru office tested positive for the H1N1 virus (swine flu).

Netplus Broadband launches IPTV set-top box in India

02 Jan 2020

Netplus Broadband launches IPTV set-top box in India

Netplus Broadband, one of the major broadband service providers in North India, has expanded its services in the country by foraying into the IPTV segment.

Kanpur's temperature hits zero degrees; Delhi will get slight relief

31 Dec 2019

Kanpur's temperature hits zero degrees; Delhi will get slight relief

Temperatures across North India are scripting new records on a daily basis, and the same happened today when the mercury hit zero degree Celsius in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur, reports SkyMet.

Fog blinds Delhi: Weather department issues red alert

30 Dec 2019

Fog blinds Delhi: Weather department issues red alert

A thick blanket of fog has covered Delhi and neighboring areas, affecting rail, road and air traffic.

28 dead in UP as cold wave grips North India

28 Dec 2019

28 dead in UP as cold wave grips North India

The biting winter sweeping across North India has reportedly claimed the lives of 28 in Uttar Pradesh.

This might be Delhi's second coldest December since 1901

27 Dec 2019

This might be Delhi's second coldest December since 1901

Delhi has frozen (quite literally) with residents finding it difficult to bid adieu to cozy covers and step out.

Decade's last Solar Eclipse today, people see 'ring of fire'

26 Dec 2019

Decade's last Solar Eclipse today, people see 'ring of fire'

A rare celestial spectacle started at 8:17 am in India today, as the moon covered the Sun for the last solar eclipse of the decade.

Heavy snowfall causes 4 km traffic jam near Manali

24 Dec 2019

Heavy snowfall causes 4 km traffic jam near Manali

With vacations and snow-capped Himalayan peaks beckoning tourists, several thronged the state of Himachal Pradesh.

Petition filed against Ajay Devgn's 'Tanhaji' in Delhi High Court

15 Dec 2019

Petition filed against Ajay Devgn's 'Tanhaji' in Delhi High Court

Barely days after massive protests were carried out against period drama movie Panipat, another history-based film Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior has landed into a legal soup, over alleged distortion of history.

Jaipur theaters stop screening 'Panipat', after protests by Jat groups

11 Dec 2019

Jaipur theaters stop screening 'Panipat', after protests by Jat groups

Following massive protests in parts of Rajasthan over the film's content, several theaters in state capital Jaipur have now stopped screening of Ashutosh Gowariker's period drama movie Panipat, upon orders of the state government.

Five best places to visit in India during winters

06 Nov 2019

Five best places to visit in India during winters

The winters are here!

Top five places you should visit in North India

31 Oct 2019

Top five places you should visit in North India

From magnificent hills to beautiful deserts and serene valleys, North India has it all.

Jaish terrorists in Delhi, airports in North India on alert

03 Oct 2019

Jaish terrorists in Delhi, airports in North India on alert

In an alarming piece of news, four Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists have reportedly entered Delhi to carry out a terror attack. A red alert was sounded late on Wednesday after security agencies received this information.

Rajinikanth supports Shah's 'one language' policy, but explains the problem

18 Sep 2019

Rajinikanth supports Shah's 'one language' policy, but explains the problem

Union Home Minister Amit Shah stoked a controversy on Hindi Diwas last week when he batted for "imposing" Hindi in the country, saying it will bolster unity.

New book claims Thackeray family hailed from Bihar

17 Sep 2019

New book claims Thackeray family hailed from Bihar

The Thackerays may not be fans of migrants from North India, particularly Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, but a new book claims they also hail from the region which they despise.

Enough jobs, but candidates from North-India lack skills: BJP leader

15 Sep 2019

Enough jobs, but candidates from North-India lack skills: BJP leader

The ruling BJP-led central government's blame-game over the ongoing economic slowdown does not seem to end.

'Dhaakad' is in the same space as 'Resident Evil': Kangana

12 Sep 2019

'Dhaakad' is in the same space as 'Resident Evil': Kangana

After impressing audiences with her leadership qualities in Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi, Kangana Ranaut is all set to take over the action avatar for Dhaakad.

Rain hammers North India, triggers landslides, kills at least 37

20 Aug 2019

Rain hammers North India, triggers landslides, kills at least 37

Incessant rains wreaked havoc in North India with reports suggesting that at least 37 people have died.

Holiday declared for schools, colleges even as Mumbai rains halt

05 Aug 2019

Holiday declared for schools, colleges even as Mumbai rains halt

Even as Mumbaikars witnessed a respite from the torrential rains on Monday morning, schools and colleges were ordered shut in the city.

Review: TVF's 'Gullak' is totally worth your time

03 Jul 2019

Review: TVF's 'Gullak' is totally worth your time

Throughout the five-episode narrative of Gullak, we are often reminded by the narrator (personified by a Gullak/piggy-bank itself; voiced by the super-talented Shivankit Singh Parihar), that it is not a story, but a humble collage of moments.

Heatwave scorches Delhi-NCR, other North Indian states; red alert issued

01 Jun 2019

Heatwave scorches Delhi-NCR, other North Indian states; red alert issued

As severe heatwave continues to scorch North India, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert for the National Capital Region (NCR) and neighboring states.

Five doctors who have changed the face of Indian healthcare

18 May 2019

Five doctors who have changed the face of Indian healthcare

Becoming a doctor is the dream of many students and it is one of the most sought-after professions in the country too.

Understanding BSP, the party holding important cards this elections

04 Apr 2019

Understanding BSP, the party holding important cards this elections

A few weeks ago, BSP supremo Mayawati announced she will not contest upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

#CareerBytes: Best summer programs, courses, other options for Class-10 students

02 Apr 2019

#CareerBytes: Best summer programs, courses, other options for Class-10 students

During the summer break, school students get a lot of free time, which they can utilize in doing something productive.

50% Indians don't want anything special on V-Day: Survey

14 Feb 2019

50% Indians don't want anything special on V-Day: Survey

We know how Indian aashiqs love to express their feelings through teddy bears, flowers, and romantic dates, courtesy projection of 'love' in Bollywood, but a recent survey by dating app OkCupid revealed startling results.

Delhi: Rains lash the national capital; 10 trains delayed

14 Feb 2019

Delhi: Rains lash the national capital; 10 trains delayed

After hailstorms and rain lashed Delhi-NCR last week, parts of the national capital were once again battered by rains on Thursday.

Powerful 5.6-magnitude quake jolts Afghan-Pakistan border; tremors in Delhi-NCR too

02 Feb 2019

Powerful 5.6-magnitude quake jolts Afghan-Pakistan border; tremors in Delhi-NCR too

A powerful 5.6-magnitude earthquake on Saturday evening jolted the Afghanistan-Pakistan border region. Strong tremors were also reportedly felt across several parts of North India, including Delhi-NCR, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, and Jammu & Kashmir.

#HealthBytes: How to stay safe from swine flu

22 Jan 2019

#HealthBytes: How to stay safe from swine flu

The recent rise in cases of swine flu across North India, is a serious health threat to every household.

Heavy rains, hailstorm lash Delhi; disrupts traffic, washes away pollution

22 Jan 2019

Heavy rains, hailstorm lash Delhi; disrupts traffic, washes away pollution

On Tuesday morning, heavy rains and hailstorms lashed Delhi, severely disrupting rush hour traffic in the national capital.

#HappyLohri: Top 6 authentic recipes to celebrate Lohri

13 Jan 2019

#HappyLohri: Top 6 authentic recipes to celebrate Lohri

Grand bonfires, folk music, mouth-watering snacks, joy, and happiness- that's what the festival of Lohri is all about.

IIM-B to revamp existing tea-auction methodology for improved price discovery

31 Dec 2018

IIM-B to revamp existing tea-auction methodology for improved price discovery

India's leading B-school IIM-Bangalore has been entrusted to devise the revamping of the existing tea auction methodology for improved price discovery.

Here's how much Rajinikanth-Akshay's '2.0' earned on opening day

30 Nov 2018

Here's how much Rajinikanth-Akshay's '2.0' earned on opening day

2.0 is a mega-budget movie, costing nearly Rs. 500 crore and is considered to be among the most expensive Indian films ever made. Starring Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar and directed by Shankar, the movie faced a potential problem when active piracy site TamilRockers leaked it hours after release.

#AirPollution: Best apps to check air quality, pollution levels

26 Nov 2018

#AirPollution: Best apps to check air quality, pollution levels

As winter sets in, air pollution continues to be a concern for people in Delhi and other parts of North India.

WHO: Air pollution kills 600,000 children, 7 million people annually

30 Oct 2018

WHO: Air pollution kills 600,000 children, 7 million people annually

With winter approaching and air quality dropping in North India, the World Health Organization (WHO), on Monday, warned that every year, air pollution kills around 600,000 children under 15 years of age.