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CID gets vital leads, another person detained in Nobel theft case

It was also learnt, that the CID has gathered finger prints of both Bauri and Hazra as part of their probe into the matter.

PTI | Dec 05, 2016 08:41 AM

Parkinson’s disease affects 10 million people worldwide

Parkinson’s disease (PD) affects up to 10 million people worldwide, making it the second most common neurodegenerative disease.

PTI | Dec 03, 2016 01:59 PM

Yoga joins UNESCO’s list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

The tag emphasises yoga’s role as a social practice, an oral tradition and a system of ancient and scientific knowledge, facilitating an enhanced harmony and peace across caste, creed, gender, age...

PTI | Dec 02, 2016 09:08 AM

Assam's hill station Haflong to host three-day long 'Judima Festival'

The theme of the festival, to be held on December 18-20, will be centered on preservation, promotion and nurturing of ethnic culture, music, dance, craft and folk-art of Dimasa tribals living in Dima...

PTI | Nov 27, 2016 01:18 PM

2016 Chhath Puja: Check out date, vidhi and shubh muhurat for the mahaparv

The ritual starts on the fourth day of Kartika month where people take a holy dip in the water of Ganga to purify themselves. Devotees first take a bath, eat something before the fast starts, which...

Neha Singh | Nov 22, 2016 08:52 AM

Delhi based restaurant 'India Bistro' to give Indian Cusine's an international twist

With an assortment of flavours from every corner of the country, a new restaurant in Delhi has given an international twist to the Indian cuisine, while retaining the traditional zest of the local...

PTI | Nov 21, 2016 01:15 PM

Promote urban exploration and discover hidden Delhi in 'Walk Festival'

The second edition of Delhi Walk Festival with an aim to promote urban exploration and discover ‘hidden Delhi’ is planned from November 19 to December 4.

PTI | Nov 17, 2016 07:47 AM

Artists travel 13000 kms to raise social significance of 'yarn weaving'

In order to raise the social significance of 'yarn weaving', Delhi-based artists Rahul Chaudhary and Pankaj Saroj have embarked on a journey to highlight the relevance of dying weaving traditions of...

PTI | Nov 15, 2016 08:29 PM

Some call this ‘piracy’, I call it a medal to any writer: Paulo Coelho ‏

Celebrated Brazilian author Paulo Coelho, a known advocate of pirated books, feels piracy is like a medal to any writer for whom the biggest reward is being read.

PTI | Nov 08, 2016 03:08 PM

Ebola virus mutated to better infect humans during outbreak: Study

Ebola virus disease epidemic in 2016, more than 28,000 people had been infected with the virus, and more than 11,000 people died from Ebola virus disease.

PTI | Nov 07, 2016 12:51 PM

Chhath Puja 2016: Third day of the festival Sandhya Arghya; its importance and shubh muhurat

Chhath is a very ancient Hindu Vedic festival. Chhath puja dedicated to Hindu God Sun and Chhathi Maiya (Vedic Goddess). It is celebrated mostly in Bihar and some other Northern states of India and...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 06, 2016 11:37 AM

Chhath Pooja 2016: Importance of the four days of festival

Chhath is a very ancient Hindu Vedic festival. The festivities are dedicated to Hindu God Sun and Chhathi Maiya (Vedic Goddess). It is celebrated mostly in Bihar and some other Northern states of...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 06, 2016 08:40 AM

Chhath Puja 2016: Day 2, Know what is 'Kharna'

Gur ki Kheer, Kaddu-Bhaat, and Thekua–Gujiya, is all that makes Bihari’s nostalgic about the land they grew up in. However,the second day of Chhath puja is Kharna

News Nation Bureau | Nov 05, 2016 08:27 AM

WHO urges countries to raise taxes on sugary drinks to fight Obesity

WHO have said in a report that was released on Thursday in which it has said that Governments must do more to protect children from sophisticated online methods used to market unhealthy foods to them.

PTI | Nov 04, 2016 10:20 AM

Chhath puja 2016: Know about puja samagri required for 'Mahaparv'

Chhath is a festival of worshipping both the setting sun as well as the rising sun. As per legend, ‘Usha‘ and ‘Pratyusha‘ are both considered to be Sun God’s wives.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 04, 2016 09:03 AM