Jharkhand  /  Published 11.05.19

For her, age is just a number

School and college students across the capital watched in disbelief as 70-year-old Kathak exponent Shovana Narayan showcased some graceful dance moves as part of a series of programmes organised acros...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Food  /  Published 26.08.18

Padma Lakshmi loves the sound of tarka

By Priyanka Roy

World  /  Published 26.09.18

Padma Lakshmi says she was raped at 16

Padma Lakshmi, a prominent Indian-American model and host, has alleged that she was raped by her boyfriend at the age of 16, saying she wanted to bring out this secret in the wake of allegations of se...
By PTI in New York

Culture  /  Published 09.02.20

Padma Shri awardee Giriraj Kishore passes away

Veteran writer and academician Giriraj Kishore passed away on Sunday at his residence here following a prolonged illness. He was 82-years-old.A Padma Shri awardee, Giriraj had written 'Pahla Girmitiya...
By PTI in Kanpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.03.19

Jharkhand's Lady Tarzan eyes wider reach

The prestigious Padma Shri award in her kitty, forest activist Jamuna Tudu is now looking forward to spread her wings across Kolhan.The 32-year-old green crusader, who received the coveted honour from...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


Jharkhand  /  Published 27.01.20

Dance as a legacy

His ancestors were priests of the Seraikela royal family but they had a unique connection with Seraikela Chhau. Seraikela Chhau exponent and guru Shashadhar Acharya, 59, whose name was announced as on...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 25.01.20

Friendly-fire medal list

The Centre has awarded gallantry medals posthumously to two pilots and “mention-in-despatches” to four other Indian Air Force Personnel who were killed in friendly fire on February 27 last year.Th...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.01.19

Coal town awash with colours

For Tahmina Hafiz Lisa, a painter from Bangladesh, life was like living through magic being remote controlled by someone from afar.“One of my paintings, which depicts a women smoking a cigarette wit...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.06.20

Padma winner woman Everester loses medal in Jamshedpur burglary

Unidentified miscreants burgled the residence of acclaimed mountaineer and 2013 Padma Shri awardee Premlata Agarwal at KD Flat under Kadma police station in Jamshedpur on Sunday and took away her awar...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 13.02.20

Climate crusader RK Pachauri dead

Environmentalist R.K. Pachauri, a former TERI chief under whose chairmanship the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007, passed away on Thursday. He was 79....
By PTI in New Delhi


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