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Friends of Trees and The Joy of the Harvest!

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Friends of Trees and The Joy of the Harvest!

The earth is our teacher, and every winter, Taru Mitra demonstrates just that through the noisy, joyous organic rice harvesting festival. The fields attached to the Taru Mitra bio-reserve in Patna were swarming with students, teachers, a group of transgender friends, and even the Bihar Minister for Agriculture. They all had sickles in their hands […]

Schools and Parents

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Schools and Parents

Sir Several schools in Calcutta are keeping an eye on the behaviour of the parents during the admission interviews for their children.. This innovative move will definitely help school authorities keep track of where parents are going wrong in their behaviour towards their wards. The home is a child’s first school, as the first lessons […]

Do-Gooder dies of leopard bite infection

Do-Gooder dies of leopard bite infection

Guwahati(Assam): Anowar Ali, a citizen who was praised  by the Assam police for saving several people from a leopard in Dhirenpara area of the city on Sunday, died of injuries suffered during the leopard attack at Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH)  on Wednesday night. Ali, a daily wage earner, was 23. “On Sunday Ali […]

Illegal Lottery concern in Assam State

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Illegal Lottery concern in Assam State

Guwahati: (Assam)  “Gambling Addiction” is a serious social malady, and because of this, lotteries have been banned throughout the country. But people find ingenious ways of luring people to ‘try their luck’ and buy a ticket. The commissioner of police, Guwahati, has alerted all police stations here following a complaint regarding the running of illegal […]

Police Witch hunting Jharkhand Govt Officers?

Police Witch hunting Jharkhand Govt Officers?

Ranchi: Over 800 officials of Jharkhand administrative services, who had gone on a mass leave alleging police witch-hunt against them in the name of combating corruption, will return to work on Saturday after the state government agreed to their demands and announced probe teams to look into the arrest and manhandling of a Hazaribagh circle […]

Sharing with Poor is the fundamental duty of a Christian: Pope Francis

Sharing with Poor is the fundamental duty of a Christian: Pope Francis

Pope Francis’ Message on World Day of the Poor “Little children, let us not love in word or speech, but in deed and in truth” (1 Jn 3:18).  These words of the Apostle John voice an imperative that no Christian may disregard.  The seriousness with which the “beloved disciple” hands down Jesus’ command to our own […]

Battle of the bands in West Sikkim

Things hotted up in cold Sikkim today at Sikkim Government College, Gyalshing West Sikkim. They are hosting for the first time their own Inter-College Band Competition (Battle of the Bands), as part of College Fest UDAAN (Aim for the Sky) 2017 . The fun began on 13th and will last till 15th November, 2017. The […]

India is more than just us politicians: PM Modi

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India is more than just us politicians: PM Modi

Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an appeal to the media to concentrate on the reporting of facts, without fear or favour . He also remarked that there is a surfeit of reports on politics. “I observe, that a lot of the media discourse today revolves around politics. It is only fair that politics be […]

Manmohan’s solid facts vs NaMo’s slogans!

Manmohan’s solid facts vs NaMo’s slogans!

New Delhi: Manmohan Singh on has  cited two sets of figures that should make the Narendra Modi camp uncomfortable. The former Prime Minister flatly stated that China was one of the prominent beneficiaries of the note ban and the GST chaos. The twin blows are “a complete disaster for our economy. It has broken the […]

Twist in the Pradyuman murder case?

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Twist in the Pradyuman murder case?

New Delhi, Nov. 8: The Central Bureau of Investigation has apprehended a Class XI student in connection with the killing of a seven-year-old schoolboy in Gurgaon’s Ryan International School, the agency said on Wednesday. The Class XI student, who was apprehended late on Tuesday night, allegedly committed the crime as he wanted to get a […]

How Amit Shah & Co spread Communal poison in Kerala

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How Amit Shah & Co spread Communal poison in Kerala

The whole propaganda unleashed by the BJP is reflective of the pattern of their politics, says Ram Puniyani, writer and peace activist. Are the  leaders of India’s ‘new dispensation  on a spree to undermine the values of the Constitution of India? What is  pseudo-patriotism and pseudo-nationalism?  Earlier this year, BJP President Amit Shah had launched […]

Bombay Court upholds Hawkers’ rights to Livelihood

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Bombay Court upholds Hawkers’ rights to Livelihood

Bombay (Mumbai): The Bombay High Court on Wednesday (November 1) ruled that hawkers in the city can operate outside the radius of 150 meters of hospitals, railway stations, educational institutions and religious places. The Bombay High Court also ordered that the hawkers would not be allowed anywhere in the city except for designated hawking zones. […]

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