Dhanu Sankranti celebrated with fervour in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Dhanu Sankranti is an auspicious day as per Hindu mythology and occurs when the Sun enters the Sagittarius sun sign or the dhanu rashi. It is of special importance in the state of Odisha. It is a significant day for Vishnu devotees. Taking a dip in the holy rivers rids a person of the sins committed by him or her. And worship of the…
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Vijay Diwas: PM Modi Salutes 1971 War Martyrs

New Delhi: On the occasion of Vijay Diwas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi remembered the courage and valour of Indian soldiers. Taking to his Twitter handle, Modi said, the history created by our army on this day in 1971 will always be engraved in the golden words. https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/1206387245042696192 Meanwhile, the…
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Vijay Diwas: Know Its Significance

New Delhi: December 16 is celebrated as Vijay Diwas every year in India. It is a significant day for India and its neighbours Bangladesh and Pakistan. Vijay Diwas is celebrated every year on 16 December to commemorate the victory of Indian over Pakistan in Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 for the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan. The end of the…
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Headlines This Morning

Morning Headlines: Schools Across Southeast Delhi Closed Today After Clashes Near Jamia After Delhi Clashes, A Night Of Student Protests Across India Voting for fourth phase of Jharkhand Assembly poll begins Pune Students Denied Permit For Signature Drive Against Citizenship Law Top Police Official, Driver Killed In Landslide On…
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10k reward for info on pangolin smuggling

Athagarh: In a bid to curb pangolin smuggling in the state, the Forest department on Sunday announced a cash reward of Rs 10,000 for providing information about the illegal trade. Making the announcement, Athagarh DFO Sasmita Lenka said, "The teams of Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) have also arrested two more persons after eliciting…
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