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SAGAR, Sagarmala and seaports: How ‘Triple S’ growth triangle promises to rewrite India’s maritime history
India

SAGAR, Sagarmala and seaports: How ‘Triple S’ growth triangle promises to rewrite India’s maritime history

India’s expanding focus in the Indo-Pacific region augurs well to set the country maritime-ready both internally as well as externally

Firstpost Explains: Sushil Kumar link in Sagar Dhankar murder case and how it impacts his legacy
Sports

Firstpost Explains: Sushil Kumar link in Sagar Dhankar murder case and how it impacts his legacy

Sushil Kumar may still emerge as innocent from the Sagar murder case but there's no doubt his alleged involvement in it has already sullied his legacy.

Video purportedly showing Sushil Kumar, associates thrashing man surfaces on social media
Sports

Video purportedly showing Sushil Kumar, associates thrashing man surfaces on social media

Sushil Kumar and his associate Ajay were arrested on Sunday in connection with the death of wrestler Sagar.

Narendra Modi hands over fast patrol vessel to Seychelles, inaugurates development projects
India

Narendra Modi hands over fast patrol vessel to Seychelles, inaugurates development projects

The prime minister also jointly inaugurated with Seychelles president Wavel Ramkalawan a solar power plant, a court building and 10 community development projects

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Sagar profile: TMC's Bankim Chandra Hazra fights for third term
Politics

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Sagar profile: TMC's Bankim Chandra Hazra fights for third term

The Sagar Assembly constituency will go to polls on 1 April, in the second phase of the West Bengal Assembly election 2021

ASEAN summit: Narendra Modi pitches for convergence of approach to ensure free, open and rules-based Indo-Pacific
World

ASEAN summit: Narendra Modi pitches for convergence of approach to ensure free, open and rules-based Indo-Pacific

In the summit, Modi announced a contribution of $1 million to COVID-19 ASEAN Response Fund and stressed on leveraging strong ties between the two sides in the battle against the pandemic

How SP Balasubrahmanyam became a rare, yet formidable, South Indian voice for the Hindi film hero
Entertainment

How SP Balasubrahmanyam became a rare, yet formidable, South Indian voice for the Hindi film hero

SP Balasubrahmanyam fit into the grammar of Hindi film music organically. He possessed the wizardry to make his singing style language-agnostic when appealing to a wider Hindi film audience.

Why Rishi Kapoor was called the 'debut king': Multiple actresses started their film careers opposite the evergreen star
Entertainment

Why Rishi Kapoor was called the 'debut king': Multiple actresses started their film careers opposite the evergreen star

Given the number of actresses who made their debut opposite Rishi Kapoor, including Dimple Kapadia and Padmini Kolahpure, he was considered a lucky charm.

Flouting social distancing guidelines, crowd in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar gathers on street to welcome group of Jain monks
India

Flouting social distancing guidelines, crowd in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar gathers on street to welcome group of Jain monks

A large number of people came out on a road on Monday when a group of Jain monks, headed by Muni Pranam Sagar, reached Banda town, located about 35 km from the district headquarters.

BJP, Congress spar over death of 24-year-old Dalit man in MP, accuse each other of communal disharmony and minority appeasement
India

BJP, Congress spar over death of 24-year-old Dalit man in MP, accuse each other of communal disharmony and minority appeasement

The recent killing of a 24-year-old Dalit man in Madhya Pradesh has triggered a war of words between the Opposition BJP and the ruling Congress, with the latter on Wednesday accusing the saffron party of disturbing the communal harmony for its vested interests.

Congress, BJP exchange barbs even as 24-year-old Dalit man, set ablaze in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar, battles for life
India

Congress, BJP exchange barbs even as 24-year-old Dalit man, set ablaze in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar, battles for life

The Congress and the BJP in Madhya Pradesh hit out at each other after a 24-year- old Dalit man was set ablaze in Sagar district on Tuesday

Wrestling World Championships 2019: India off to poor start as all four Greco-Roman wrestlers lose respective matches
Sports

Wrestling World Championships 2019: India off to poor start as all four Greco-Roman wrestlers lose respective matches

If the winners against the India wrestlers reach the title-clash, they will get repechage rounds to be in contention for bronze medals.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Two women killed, four injured after wall collapses at Ganpati Pandal in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district
India

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Two women killed, four injured after wall collapses at Ganpati Pandal in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district

Two women were killed on the spot and four were left injured in a wall collapse at a Ganpati Pandal in Bamurakunj village on Wednesday night.

Narendra Modi in Maldives: PM slams Pakistan during address to parliament, says 'some still believe in good terrorists, bad terrorists'
India

Narendra Modi in Maldives: PM slams Pakistan during address to parliament, says 'some still believe in good terrorists, bad terrorists'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on his first foreign visit after reelection as prime minister, slammed Pakistan while addressing the Maldivian Parliament.

Madhya Pradesh: Congress meets EC over EVM 'conspiracy', raises tampering concerns; poll panel says all machines safe
Politics

Madhya Pradesh: Congress meets EC over EVM 'conspiracy', raises tampering concerns; poll panel says all machines safe

Opposition parties in Madhya Pradesh raised vociferous protests over alleged foul play with respect to EVMs and said that this was part of a "major conspiracy."

No straight fight for Congress and BJP in Bundelkhand; SP, BSP add new twists and turns to Madhya Pradesh polls
Politics

No straight fight for Congress and BJP in Bundelkhand; SP, BSP add new twists and turns to Madhya Pradesh polls

It's not only the geographical and social features that sets the Bundelkhand region apart from the rest of Madhya Pradesh, leaders believe the electoral politics is also much different here

Will make cities better than those in US, Shivraj Singh Chouhan says ahead of upcoming Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls
India

Will make cities better than those in US, Shivraj Singh Chouhan says ahead of upcoming Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls

Drawing a parallel between the US and Madhya Pradesh once again, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that his government would make cities in the state, going to polls this year, better than those in the USA.

Madhya Pradesh court sentences man to death for raping 9-year-old girl; verdict pronounced 46 days after incident
India

Madhya Pradesh court sentences man to death for raping 9-year-old girl; verdict pronounced 46 days after incident

A district court in Madhya Pradesh sentenced a man to death after 46 days for raping a 9-year-old girl in Rehli

Madhya Pradesh man throws party for son after he fails in Class 10 board examination
India

Madhya Pradesh man throws party for son after he fails in Class 10 board examination

Setting an example for new-age parenting, Surendra Kumar Vyas, a civil contractor in the city of Sagar in Madhya Pradesh threw an impromptu party for his son, who failed in the examination, on Monday.

Bundelkhand water crisis: Fourth successive drought and vanishing water bodies compound farmer misery, trigger migration
India

Bundelkhand water crisis: Fourth successive drought and vanishing water bodies compound farmer misery, trigger migration

A fourth successive drought in Bundelkhand region in the last five years has shattered the farmers of this backward region, triggering a mass migration.