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Aug 20, 2017
Udaipur boy Kalpit Veerwal makes it to Limca Book of Records for 100 percent in IIT JEE-MainsKalpit Veerwal's perfect score in the IIT Joint Entrance Examination-Mains will feature under the "Education Achievements" category of the 2018 edition, an official from the Limca Book of Records said
Aug 20, 2017
Rising temperatures in India during growing season lead to suicides, says scholar Tamma CarletonEvery one-degree-celsius rise in temperature beyond 20°C (degrees Celsius) during the growing season on India’s farms causes 67 suicides, with 59,300 suicides since 1980 attributable to climate change, according to a new study by Tamma Carleton
Aug 17, 2017
Maharashtra govt's plan of document digitisation by 15 August slowed down due to errorsThe ambitious plan of the Maharashtra government to complete digitisation of land title documents by 15 August has slowed down due to the high percentage of errors in data filing, a senior official from the revenue department said.
Aug 13, 2017
World's oldest man dies at 113: Yisrael Kristal survived the Holocaust, both world warsIsrael Kristal, the world's oldest man who lived through both World Wars and survived the Auschwitz concentration camp has passed away just a month short of his 114th birthday, his family has said.
Aug 11, 2017
Economic Survey 2016-17 reveals crime against women reaching 'appalling' levels in IndiaIncidents of kidnapping and sexual assaults on girls and women point to the "appalling levels" of crime in India, the Economic Survey said on Friday.
Aug 08, 2017
Watch: A surfing championship for dogsThe second surfing championship for dogs, which was held at Pacifica in California last weekend, saw participation from dogs of all sizes and shapes.
Aug 08, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir: Since 2004, road accidents have claimed 46% more lives than militancySince 2004, vehicles have killed 46 percent more people–including civilians, security forces and militants – in Jammu & Kashmir than armed violence.
Aug 06, 2017
NCRB merged with Bureau of Police Research and Development to boost crime data collection, says govtThe three-decade old National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has been merged with another central police organisation — the BPRD
Aug 04, 2017
Neymar to PSG: Brazilian star leaves Barcelona for world record €222 million feeNeymar's world record move to Paris Saint-Germain was completed on Thursday when the French club confirmed the Brazilian superstar had signed a five year-deal, earning him an estimated €30 million a year.
Jul 31, 2017
Assam floods aftermath: Relief camps turn hunting ground for human traffickers as populace chases false ray of hopeWhile the administration is making efforts on the ground level to curb trafficking, it has a long way to go, given how deeply Assam is in the grip of the syndicate for whom women and children are merely resources to be procured and sold off.