IND Vs SA | 3rd Test Oct 19, 2019
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HK Vs OMA | Match 13 Oct 20, 2019
OMA 106/3 (17.3)
BER Vs SIN | Match 12 Oct 20, 2019
SIN 137/5 (19.0)
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Sep 17, 2019
Rahul Mehrotra on how architecture is being divorced from social context, why we should revise definition of urbanityIn a masterclass at the India Culture Lab, Rahul Mehrotra held forth on the limited definition of urban in India, how architecture is being dictated more by aesthetics than utility and why we should build to foster empathy
Aug 21, 2019
Water resources minister urges every corporate to adopt one water body each for water security, rejuvenationThe government is taking various steps to ensure water security for all.
Jul 19, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Karnataka political crisis, AAP's push for Bhojpuri, Kadaram Kondan review; today's must-read storiesKarnataka Speaker's partisan stance, AAP's push for Bhojpuri, Kinnar community at the Kumbh Mela; today's must-read stories.
Jul 19, 2019
How the Kinnar community created history at Prayagraj during 2019 Kumbh MelaAfter centuries of ostracism, the Kinnar community’s challenge to the Hindu establishment at the Kumbh Mela reached fruition when they became part of the Juna Akhara at Prayag. The Kinnars — trans and intersex people and hijras — performed the Aghori Puja and took holy dips
Apr 26, 2019
BJP's blatantly discriminatory policies have brought Unnao's leather industry to its knees, but no candidate acknowledges itForced to close down in November for the Kumbh Mela, ostensibly to prevent pollution in the Ganga from waste from the tanneries, the centres are still shut.
Apr 11, 2019
In Uttar Pradesh's Chitrakoot, govt's strong push for religious tourism fails to address travellers’ concernsIn March this year, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adiyanath decided to allocate upwards of Rs. 720 crores towards strengthening the infrastructure for tourism in places of note as per the Hindu faith.
Mar 17, 2019
No water for a clean Ganga: River's reduced flow and declining health have caused much anguishThe numerous dams limiting the flow of the Ganga and its tributaries, as well as the massive extraction of water from the river, makes the aspiration of a free flowing river a distant dream.
Mar 15, 2019
Clean Kumbh, dirty Ganga: River's transformation during Mela was 'event management', not sustainable solutionAt the Kumbh Mela this year, the Ganga ran clean, but it was the result of temporary solution — not enough to keep the river basin pollution free, and one that only concealed the problem
Mar 06, 2019
Seeing cleanliness at Kumbh, Mauritius PM Pravind Jugnauth 'couldn't stop himself' from taking dip in Ganga: Yogi AdityanathWhile addressing press-conference on the conclusion of the Kumbh Mela 2019 on Tuesday, Yogi Adityanath said Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth who visited Kumbh this time "could not stop himself and took a dip in the river"
Mar 06, 2019
Narendra Modi donates Rs 21 lakh from personal savings for welfare of Kumbh Mela sanitation workersPrime Minister Narendra Modi had felicitated sanitation workers who ensured cleanliness during the Kumbh recently by washing their feet. He also interacted with the sanitation workers, describing them as "real karma-yogis" whose contributions are being lauded all over