New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) It may sound fantastic now, but Jay Goyal, a 27-year-old legislator from Ohio, is confident that an Indian American will be in the race for the US presidency in another 10 years or so .
Monday, January 07, 2008 9:39:11 AM
Patna, Jan 7 (IANS) Death of a large number of fishes along a stretch of the river Ganga, close to a dolphin sanctuary in Bihar's Bhagalpur district, has left forest officials and authorities worried.
Monday, January 07, 2008 9:38:33 AM
Ranchi, Jan 7 (IANS) Power cuts for 10 to 12 hours every day for the past three months have made life difficult for factory owners and residents in the Jharkhand capital. But diesel sellers are not complaining.
Monday, January 07, 2008 9:25:46 AM
Kolkata, Jan 7 (IANS) West Bengal has finally woken up to the call of wildlife activists who have been voicing concern over the high incidence of elephant deaths on railway tracks - around nine since 2004 - in the state's northern parts.
Monday, January 07, 2008 9:21:10 AM
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) The impact of Mahatma Gandhi's philosophy came to the fore in a most unexpected place - the Nashik Central Prison. A jail inmate underwent such a transformation after reading 'My Experiments With Truth' that he confessed to his crimes.
Monday, January 07, 2008 9:13:37 AM
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) With the 2008 Beijing Olympics set to take place in the neighbourhood, many Indians are readying to make the most of it by visiting China to indulge in its exotic culture, cuisine and shopping possibilities.
Monday, January 07, 2008 8:41:48 AM
Indians have a long tradition of charitable giving that flows from the concept of 'daan' as a religious obligation, and many Indians who have gone abroad to make their fortune also want to do something for their homeland. IIT alumni associations have set up foundations that have collected substantial funds, which have been used to upgrade facilities, add to the infrastructure and set up new schools in the alma mater.
Monday, January 07, 2008 7:48:24 AM
Chanduna (Jammu and Kashmir), Jan 7 (IANS) As a pristine white blanket of snow covers the countryside, Kashmir's rich tradition of folklore comes to life in this village.
Monday, January 07, 2008 7:24:22 AM
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The official logo for the 19th Commonwealth Games, to be held in Delhi in 2010, was unveiled Sunday at a glittering event in the backdrop of the India Gate.
Sunday, January 06, 2008 11:20:21 PM
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) National champions Anup Sridhar and Saina Nehwal lived up to their reputation as they won the men's and women's singles titles respectively in the first Pramod Mahajan All India Ranking Badminton tournament here Sunday.
Sunday, January 06, 2008 11:08:03 PM
News National Articles Index