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Upcycling waste to hope: Tsunamika, the dolls that give voice to the ocean, livelihood to women (IAN

Upcycling waste to hope: Tsunamika, the dolls that give voice to the ocean, livelihood to women (IAN

Auroville (Tamil Nadu), Nov 10 (IANS) She gave birth to Tsunamika, the doll that brought hope to hundreds of women who had lost everything in their life to the devastating 2004 tsunami that hit the southern India coast. Fifteen years down the line, she, again through Tsunamika is giving hope to the same ocean that once took away much from many.



India's corporate femme fatale shatters many myths (IANS Special)

India's corporate femme fatale shatters many myths (IANS Special)

New Delhi, Nov 7 (IANS) The twisted route of shady dealings and corporate rip off by femme fatale in India has shattered many myths.

Yogi plans grand memorial for BJP ideologues in Lucknow (IANS Special)

Yogi plans grand memorial for BJP ideologues in Lucknow (IANS Special)

Lucknow, Oct 31 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government will build a "Rashtriya Prerna Sthal" along the banks of the Gomti River in Lucknow, dedicated to the memory of 'nationalist' leaders.

Statues of criminals - A dangerous trend in UP (IANS Special)

Statues of criminals - A dangerous trend in UP (IANS Special)

Lucknow, Oct 29 (IANS) The trend of installing statues of persons with deemed a criminal antecedent threatens to acquire dangerous proportions in Uttar Pradesh.

For centuries, this Muslim family is taking care of Shiva temple in Assam (IANS Special Series)

For centuries, this Muslim family is taking care of Shiva temple in Assam (IANS Special Series)

Rangmahal (Assam), Oct 27 (IANS) Deep in the heart of Kamrup district in Assam, under a centuries-old banyan tree sits a pious Muslim offering 'azaan' five times a day. You might say what is extraordinary about that? Well, Mati 'kai (elder brother) or Haji Matibar Rahman prays by a Shivling, after offering flowers at the Hindu religious icon symbolic of Lord Shiva. Set against the current ethos of intolerance and hate, the small village of Rangmahal not far away from the Assam's capital Dispur sets a unique example in communal harmony.

Hong Kong protests: Xi Jinping warns of 'crushed bodies'

Hong Kong protests: Xi Jinping warns of 'crushed bodies'

Beijing, Oct 14 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping has issued a stern warning against dissent as protests continue in Hong Kong, saying any attempt to divide China will end in "crushed bodies and shattered bones".

Pay more for paramilitary deployment: MHA to states (IANS SPECIAL)

Pay more for paramilitary deployment: MHA to states (IANS SPECIAL)

New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) States and union territories will have to pay around 10 per cent more each year till 2024 to secure the services of Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) and Rapid Action Force (RAF) as the Ministry of Home Affairs has reviewed the policy on fixation of deployment charges for various duties.

Maha polls: BJP, Cong ignore north Indian faces in ticket distribution (IANS Special)

Maha polls: BJP, Cong ignore north Indian faces in ticket distribution (IANS Special)

New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Both the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress have largely ignored north Indian leaders in the distribution of tickets for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections.

Dissent emerges over new UP Congress committee (IANS Special)

Dissent emerges over new UP Congress committee (IANS Special)

Lucknow, Oct 8 (IANS) Within hours of the announcement of the new Congress team in Uttar Pradesh, rumblings of dissent have started surfacing in the party ranks.

Akhilesh isolated, SP sinking into realms of despair (IANS Special)

Akhilesh isolated, SP sinking into realms of despair (IANS Special)

Lucknow, Oct 7 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh is sinking into the realms of despair. The party leadership is confused, the cadres are hopeless and senior leaders see no future for the party.

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