Prime Minister Narendra Modi called it a triumph of Indian science and that of the collective spirit of the people. “India scripts history,” he tweeted. “We are witnessing the triumph of Indian science, enterprise and the collective spirit of 130 crore Indians. Congrats India on crossing 100 crore vaccinations. Gratitude to our doctors, nurses and all those who worked to achieve this feat.”
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‘Only Ambedkar, Bhagat Singh photos' Delhi
CM Arvind Kejriwal says government offices will no longer hang photographs of politicians, including his own
YEZDI IS BACK!
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SPL TRAIN TO CELEBRATE INDIA 75
The specially decorated metro train was flagged off at Yamuna Bank on Blue Line
Rural India has bright spots for Asian Paints
WHILE various industry majors have highlighted that inflation has dragged down demand for consumer goods, which has resulted in rural India experiencing a slowdown, Asian Paints says potential of some of the rural geographies seem strong.
Rawat, 3 other Congress candidates likely to get new seats in U'khand
THE Congress is likely to change its candidates, including former chief minister Harish Rawat, on at least four seats in poll-bound Uttarakhand after protests from within the party.
Prez praises nation's resolve to fight Covid
Addressing nation ahead of Republic Day, President Kovind says economic recovery, vax drive signs of resilience
Padma Shri award for Najma Akhtar, first woman vice-chancellor of Jamia
Najma Akhtar, Jamia VC at ceremony
Gujarat's ambitious flying car project yet to take off
EVEN as various states are vying for Tesla’s electric vehicle manufacturing unit, the Gujarat government’s ambitious project of bringing flying car production to the state is yet to take off.
FRL in SC; seeks time to repay ₹3,500 cr debt
FUTURE Group on Tuesday filed a petition in the Supreme Court against its lenders, asking not to be declared defaulters and seeking an extension to execute ₹3,500 crore payments to its lenders. In its filing, reviewed by TNIE, Future Retail said it was unable to service the debt due to legal challenges from Amazon.
Forced to enforce curbs for safety of all: Kejriwal
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at a pre-Republic Day programme
THE ANIMAL-HUMAN CONFLICT
RAJESH MENON is a wildlife photographer and environmental conservationist living in North India. Here he shares some ideas for solutions to the animalhuman conflicts that are apparent in all regions of the world today.
Passion and Love for Community
Dr. Prakash Tyagi is the executive director of Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS), an NGO dedicated to working in impoverished rural regions of India, including the Thar desert, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, and Bundelkhand. In part 2 of this interview with Kashish Kalwani, he speaks about how things have changed due to the pandemic and the importance of passion and love for community.
India Is on a Tear
Massive modernization presents opportunities for investors.
Ola's Scooter Factory Isn't Making Many Scooters
Trouble at such a high-profile project is a bad sign for India’s electric vehicle industry
Love, Non-violence, and Truth
DR. PRAKASH TYAGI is the Executive Director of Gramin Vikas Vigyan Samiti (GRAVIS), an NGO dedicated to working in impoverished rural regions of India, including the Thar Desert, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, and Bundelkhand. In part 1 of this interview with KASHISH KALWANI, he speaks about applying the Gandhian principles of love, non-violence, and truth to support communities in need.
WISDOM FROM MY FATHER
The tempo 1 was ready to depart. It was a short 30-minute journey from Bhatkal to Uppunda, a sleepy village in coastal Karnataka, India. My father, sister, and I were traveling together.
GM's Exit From India Hits a Roadblock
The long-delayed sale of its plants to a Chinese company faces local labor and political opposition
ELIZABETH DENLEY has been a student of both science and spirituality all her life. Trained as a scientist, she turned her field of inquiry and research skills to the field of meditation and spirituality after starting the Heartfulness practices in the late 80s. Here she shares some thoughts on the importance of selfacceptance.
The New Storytelling:We Are All Indigenous Global Citizens
WAKANYI HOFFMAN is a Global Education Specialist and founder of the African Folktales Project. In Part 2 of her interview with SARA BUBBER, Wakanyi shares the value of storytelling, passing down wisdom through generations, her Kikuyu culture, and how we are all indigenous global citizens.
The Vaccine's Last Mile Problem
India is racing to vaccinate its villages, including many in remote and desperately poor areas where suspicion of the government’s motives runs deep