Shilpa Shetty, Chitrangada Singh make a case for romantic ruffle sarees. See pics

India, Jan. 16 -- Shilpa Shetty's saree by fashion designer Ridhi Mehra evoked unapologetic femininity via ruffles, intricate bead work and a striking hot pink shade. On Saturday, the actor and realit... Read More

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik launched free eye care services for all citizens

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 16 -- Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday launched a scheme "Sunetra" that aims at ensuring free eye care services for all citizens in the State. During an 'Ama Gaon Ama Vikas'... Read More

Kidnapped boy rescued from Dhangadhi

DHANGADHI, Jan. 16 -- A 17-year-old boy, who was kidnapped from Jalasa Hotel in Dhagadhi, has been rescued from Mohana forest. Police rescued Basanta Bhat of Godawari Municipality-6 on Tuesday. "The ... Read More

State 2 kicks off 'Beti Bachau-Beti Padhau' campaign

JANAKPUR, Jan. 16 -- Province 2 government started the implementation of the 'Beti Bachau-Beti Padhau' campaign-an insurance scheme to encourage girl education-from January 15. Each of the insured gi... Read More

HAL yet to build Tejas trainers, not expected before 2021

India, Jan. 16 -- The Indian Air Force has 11 Tejas fighters built by state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) and is likely to receive five more by March, but it doesn't have a single aircraft to tr... Read More

Sugar mills want price hike despite favourable policy

Kathmandu, Jan. 16 -- It's always been a bitter story between sugar mills and sugarcane farmers. sugarcane price has remained unchanged since last year. The government subsidy for farmers, however, h... Read More

Kathmandu, provinces at odds over security arrangements

Kathmandu, Jan. 16 -- When Province 2 went ahead with endorsing its Provincial Police Bill back in October last year, it created quite a furore at the Centre-so much so that former prime minister Push... Read More

Middle of the road

Nepal, Jan. 16 -- On Saturday, the Traffic Police at Durbarmarg arrested four Pathao riders. Pathao and Tootle are ride-hailing companies that have been providing unique solutions to Kathmandu's mobil... Read More

Alpesh faces dissent, appoints new vice-president of Thakor Sena

India, Jan. 16 -- Congress MLA and other backward classes leader Alpesh Thakor, who has locked horns with the Gujarat party leadership, is now at the receiving end of a rebellion within the Kshatriya ... Read More

In PM's Kashi, paan-demic problem stains cleanliness mission

India, Jan. 16 -- It may be tough to resist the taste of the famous Banarasi paan, but mindless spitting on the walls and streets of Varanasi is threatening the cleanliness mission in the city , the p... Read More