The BCCI, which has resented coming under the Right to Information (RTI) act claiming to be an autonomous entity, feels the COA is to be blamed for the setback which hit the Board on Monday evening. read more
Baobab fruits harvesters Annah Muvhali, 54, (L) and Cristina Ndou hold baobab fruits they harvested in the village of Muswodi Dipeni in South Africa. About 1,000 women in this village, earn a living by harvesting the furry, hard-shelled baobab fruit pods, which enthusiasts worldwide hail as a “superfood.”
A woman displays a piece of elephant hair in Buon Don district, Dak Lak province, Vietnam. In a village in Vietnam’s “elephant kingdom”, a vendor holds up a severed, dried tail dotted with coarse hairs she promises will bring good luck -- a grim new trade that is endangering the country’s few remaining elephants.
As the monsoons bid adieu and the winter season is ahead of us, it’s the best time to visit the land of picturesque glaciers and quaint meadows, Sikkim. As perfect timing has it, with the inauguration of Pakyong Airport this Monday, September 24, one... read more
The US State Department said it was placing financial sanctions on a Chinese military organisation for the recent purchase of Russian Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets and S-400 surface-to-air missiles. read more
The oath-taking ceremony was held in the presence of dean students’ welfare (men) Emanual Nahar, dean students’ welfare (women) Neena Capalash and associate dean students’ welfare Ranjan Kumar. read more