official fruit

Jackfruit declared as Kerala's official fruit

The Kerala government on Wednesday declared jackfruit as its official fruit

By PTI | Thiruvananthapuram


Cong leadership 'revamp' triggers speculation in Gujarat

MLA Alpesh Thakor is in the reckoning to replace Solanki, who could be eased out

By PTI | Ahmedabad


Army frames policy to hire, duly compensate civilian porters

The policy prescribes terms and conditions for hiring of seasonal porters

By Pradip R. Sagar


Texas bomber suspect kills self as police close in, officials say

The police have not discovered the suspect's motives behind the bombings

By Reuters | Austin


Militants free scores of abducted Nigerian schoolgirls, hold one

More than 100 girls were dropped off at Dapchi in a line of trucks by the militants

By Ola Lanre, Abraham Achirga


Prince Mohammed plans education revamp to combat Muslim Brotherhood influence

Anyone working in the sector with sympathies for the group will be dismissed

By Reuters | Riyadh


Shami's wife Hasin Jahan to meet Mamata Banerjee on March 23

Jahan has accused him of abusing her physically and mentally, and of infidelity

By ANI | New Delhi


Smith critical of ICC's decision to overturn Rabada ban

Rabada was found not guilty of making inappropriate and deliberate physical contact

By ANI | Newlands


Jeff Bezos takes his robotic dog out for a stroll

The robot canine was constructed by Boston Dynamics

By Web Desk

climate change

World glacier melting passes point of no return: study

The further melting of glaciers worldwide cannot be prevented in the current century

By PTI | Berlin

cremated remains

Stephen Hawking to join Newton, Darwin in final resting place

Hawking, the world’s most recognizable scientist, died last week aged 76

By Reuters | London