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Aug 18, 2017
Cow vigilantes thrash six villagers in Bihar for allegedly slaughtering bovine; additional police force deployed in villageSix people were thrashed by cow vigilantes on suspicion of slaughtering a bovine in a house at Dumra village in Bihar's West Champaran district, the police said on Friday
Jul 01, 2017
Married off at eight, Rajasthan's Rupa Yadav is now a NEET success storyRupa Yadav was married off at the tender age of eight, but that never deterred her from pursuing her dream of becoming a doctor.
May 03, 2017
ICICI plans to make about 600 villages in India digitally-enabled this yearThe 100 villages which have been transformed into 'ICICI Digital Villages' are located across 17 states in India.
Jan 26, 2017
Meet Rohini Karale, the 16-year-old who's making her village go open defecation-freeWhat was on your bucket list when you were 16? It's likely that it never included making your locality open defecation-free.
Nov 22, 2016
UP: Village in Shamli tense after murder of a gangrape victim's 50-year-old family memberTension prevailed on Tuesday in Akberpur Suneti village in Shamli district after a 50-year-old kin of gangrape victim was gunned down at his residence.
Sep 29, 2016
After Indian Army's surgical strikes across LoC, Punjab govt orders evacuation of villages on borderThe Punjab government has ordered the evacuation of villages in a 10-km belt along the border with Pakistan following the surgical strikes by the Indian Army across the LoC.
Jun 27, 2016
60 million in rural India to benefit from new Digital Literacy MissionIndia will soon launch a Rs 1,800 crore ($265 million) Digital Literacy Mission for 60 million people in rural areas as another initiative to bridge the gulf between those who have access to and can use computers and the Internet and those who don't, a top official has said.
Feb 21, 2016
A village in Gujarat has banned single women from using mobile phonesA village in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state of Gujarat has banned single women from using mobile phones, with elders deeming the technology a "nuisance to society".
Oct 10, 2015
After Dadri, violent protest erupts in Mainpuri, UP over rumour of cow slaughterScores of people held protests and clashed with the police on Friday in Karhal area in Mainpuri following rumour of cow slaughter.
Oct 05, 2015
Tibetan nuns help rebuild earthquake-hit Nepal housesAfter surviving the devastating quake in Nepal in April and the aftershocks, nuns from an ancient Tibetan order are now helping to rehabilitate the affected villagers.