Friday, January 21, 2022

Spurned lover kills cousin, commits suicide

Hyderabad, March 16 In a gruesome incident, a youth stabbed his cousin to death after she spurned his love and later committed suicide by jumping on to the high-tension electric wires.

Trump’s ex-wife to publish book

New York, March 16 US President Donald Trump's former wife is set to publish a non-partisan, non-political book detailing her experience of raising their three children, the media reported.

Basar A beguiling getaway from urban monotony

Basar (Arunachal Pradesh), March 16 The quaint hill destination of Basar at the centre of Arunachal Pradesh is a place that one often dreams about travelling to, but seldom does it find its way into your itinerary.

Tripura families affected by border fencing being rehabilitated

Agartala, March 16 Families affected due to the construction of a fence along the India-Bangladesh border in Tripura are being rehabilitated, a minister said here on Thursday.

New Zealand river granted legal status as ‘a person’

Wellington, March 16 New Zealand's Whanganui River has gained its own identity with all the corresponding rights, duties and liabilities of a legal person, after a 170-year battle, the media reported on Thursday.

Indian-American teenager wins top science prize

Washington, March 16 Indian-American teenager, Indrani Das, won the top, $250,000 prize in the prestigious Regeneron Science Talent Search competition for her research on treating brain injuries and diseases.

Alia to host ‘Beauty And…’ screening for NGO kids

Mumbai, March 16 Actress Alia Bhatt, who has just turned 24, will host a special screening of Beauty and The Beast for children from an NGO.

Amarinder’s mother admitted to hospital

Chandigarh, March 15 Punjab's Chief Minister-elect Amarinder Singh visited his ailing mother Mohinder Kaur at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) here on Wednesday.

Seven teams qualify for Indian private moon mission

Bengaluru, March 15 Seven teams, including three from India, have qualified for the country's first private moon mission in December, space technology start-up TeamIndus said on Wednesday.

Man kills son in Delhi, arrested

New Delhi, March 15 A 50-year-old man killed his intoxicated son after the latter slapped him over a trivial issue, police said on Wednesday.