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Sonu Sood to Pen Down his Experience of Helping Migrant Workers

Actor Sonu Sood is now all set to come up with a book recounting his experience of helping migrant workers reach their hometowns during...

Small UK Village Celebrates Centenary of Its Part in Aviation History

A village in the UK with a population of less than 1,000 was marking on Saturday the centenary of its part in aviation history. Pulham...

Groundwater Contamination 12.7 Times More Likely in Non-ODF Villages: UN Report

Groundwater sources were likely to be contaminated by 12.7 times in the villages that have not become open defecation free (ODF) as compared to...

Village in Rajasthan Bans ‘Fashion Clothes’ and Mobiles for Women

A village in Rajasthan has banned all types of "fashion clothes" and use of mobile phone for women The heads of the village,...

The race is on: Tiger vs Man in the forests of India

Bhubaneshwar, Feb 27, 2017: In the Similipal forests, man and tiger co-exist in huge numbers. The race is now on to see which animal...

Digital India Policy by Government to spread its wings in Villages through new Digital Village initiative

New Delhi, Dec 20, 2016:  Government’s Digital India policy will soon see a boost with a new programme known as  Digital Village. This initiative...

IAAF World U-20 Athletics Championship: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra becomes first Indian to set world record

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has created history by becoming the first Indian athlete to set a world record on his way, to win a...

New Delhi: Historic Trail of Khirki Village is likely to be back in focus

The historic significance of Khirki village will be back in focus on Wednesday, July 20, with a triple treat of art, poetry, and food...

Militant killed in a Gunfight with the Security Forces in Kashmir

SRINAGAR: A militant was killed during an ongoing gunfight on Sunday, June 19, between security forces and militants in a village in Jammu and...

Walk of Pride: Along with 100 other villages, Koverapalem Village of Andhra Pradesh is also Free from Open Defecation

Koverapalem became one of the 100 villages to get toilets for all residents, effectively called defecation free Chief Guest Mr. Jawahar Reddy thanked...

ShopArt ArtShop: An event to celebrate contemporary art and village life in Gunehar, Himachal Pradesh

ShopArt ArtShop has been successful in opening up the village of Gunehar, Himachal Pradesh to the world of contemporary art In 2013, by...

Goat-keepers burn 50 Stray Dogs alive in Kacheepuram near Chennai

Goat-keepers avenge the mauling of their goats 70 dogs poisoned, 50 dogs set on fire The dead bodies were thrown across a field...

A Norwegian Diplomat vehicle held for Artifacts Smuggling in Israel

Antiquities smuggling is a recurrent problem in Israel Most of the coins recovered were from the Hellenistic and Roman eras The valuables were...

ALEEYAH: A 17-year old girl’s STEP to transform rural life of Bengal

Delhi: Starting from a STEP Youth Leadership Program by TERI University to creating a social initiative and then transforming it into a ‘Social Entrepreneurship’;...

Man Vs Wild: People trying to coexist with Tigers at Sunderbans

It is man versus wild at Sunderbans, where surviving everyday is a struggle. Suderbans  (a United Nations World Heritage site) is the world’s largest mangrove...

Nixing hooch for weaving, these Assamese women turn a new leaf

Guwahati: From brewing and selling country liquor to weaving exquisite fabrics and also finding a market in neighbouring Bhutan, the women of Chatra, a remote...

EC to spread roll revision awareness through Gram Sabhas

By NewsGram Staff-Writer The election commission is planning to organise Gram Sabha across all villages of the country to spread awareness about the revision of...

After drought, Bihar facing flood threat

Patna: Bihar, which faced a drought-like situation till last week, is now bracing up to handle floods in hundreds of its villages, officials said on...

Laila-Majnu: This remote village in Bijnore marks ‘martyrdom’ of legendary lovers

The remote village of Binjore along the India-Pakistan border in Sri Gangangar district of Rajasthan, nearly 600 km from state capital Jaipur, came to...

For development to be sustainable, it has to start from the roots: Jane Schukoske, CEO, Sehgal Foundation

- Nishtha  & Rukma Singh of NewsGram The Sehgal foundation designs and promotes rural development interventions that create opportunities, build resilience and provide solutions to...

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25M Couples in India Had No Access To Contraceptives During Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic interrupted contraceptive access for an estimated over 25 million couples in India, said a report by the Joint United Nations Programme...

Puff-Throated Babbler Spotted in Rajasthan

The spotting of a new species of babbler bird has added a new dimension to Rajasthan's rich biodiversity. The small resident bird spotted in...

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As the pandemic has significantly impacted the operations of businesses and people's working model, housing preferences also have changed and the demand for holiday...

Researchers Discover Galaxy Surviving Black Hole’s Hunger

Researchers have discovered a galaxy that has been managing to survive a black hole's hunger by continuing to birth new stars, about 100 Sun-sized...