Veganism is most definitely the future

Satvinder Bains is on a mission - to make a positive impact on the environment and animal welfare, one curry at a time.  Vegetarian for more than 20 years and a competent plant-based cook Satvinder oversees the recipe development side of the...

8-year-old girl bags a pivotal role in Akshay Kumar’s next

8-year-old Seher Bhowmick doesn’t speak Hindi but is fluent in Bangla and English. Seher, who is fond of gymnastics, ice skating, judo and acting, is a student of Jupiter Community School, Hemel Hempstead. 

Mamata calls on PM Modi, raises BSF jurisdiction issue

New Delhi: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, at her meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi last week, raised a host of Centre-state administrative and political issues and also invited him to inaugurate next year’s Bengal...

Karnataka seeks nod to administer booster dose

In view of rising Covid-19 cases, the Karnataka government has requested the Centre to allow the state to administer the booster dose of vaccine to prevent the third wave, state revenue minister R Ashok said. After the high-level meeting chaired...

Parag Agrawal, latest to join long list of Indian-origin CEOs

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has named IIT Bombay and Stanford University alumnus Parag Agrawal as his successor. At 37 years old, Parag Agrawal is the youngest tech executive to join the group of prominent Indian-origin CEOs in the US. He attended...

Uganda loses key airport to Chinese lenders

Kampala: The Ugandan government has lost its major airport to China for failing to repay a loan, the African media reported. The government failed to reverse a loan agreement with the Chinese which had repayment conditions of attaching its airport....

In a tragic road accident in West Bengal’s Nadia district, 18 persons were killed while seven others were injured after their vehicle met with an accident in the wee hours of Sunday. 

Harjinder Singh Dhami, 65, a low-profile Akali leader from Hoshiarpur district, was elected president of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), replacing Jagir Kaur at the helm. Dhami is the SGPC member from Sham Churasi segment...

Questioning the ‘public cause’ claim of the erstwhile AIADMK government and unjustifiable procedural lapses in acquiring former chief minister Jayalalithaa’s house at Poes Garden to convert it into a memorial, the Madras high court quashed the...



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