Why Bijnor communal villainy did not spread

New Delhi

I had the Muzaffarnagar riots of February 2013 at the back of my mind when I drove towards Pedda village on the Bijnor-Najibabad Road where three Muslims had been shot dead by Jats who fired with guns and pistols from the terraces of their homes.

Photo exhibition aims to sensitise against racism

New Delhi , Sep 24

Intimate moments in the lives of the African community living in India are all set to be showcased at an upcoming photography here to sensitise the public against racial bias and discrimination.

First Haj flight lands in Kashmir

Srinagar , Sep 24

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday received the first batch of Haj pilgrims, returning from Saudi Arabia after performing the pilgrimage, at the Srinagar International Airport.

World Rivers Day to focus on plight of Yamuna

Agra , Sep 24

As hundreds of voluntary groups across 70 countries prepare to celebrate World Rivers Day on Sunday, river activists in Vrindavan and Agra have drawn up plans to highlight the sad state of the river Yamuna, the life-line of Krishna's Braj mandal.

Modern-day jewellery trends

New Delhi , Sep 24

There is a subtle change in the jewellery trends that are fast catching up. People now see jewellery as an expression of their status, confidence and individualism, says an expert.