International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) identifies the Indian peacock softshell turtle as vulnerable.
BJD MP Anubhav Mohanty humiliated a journalist of a leading news TV channel in Odisha by dragging him in front of the camera by his shoulder to ‘show’ his face and making fun of him
While BJD candidate Sabitri Agarwal bagged 95,162 votes, BJP's Bijoy Mohapatra came second with 77,507 votes. Congress' Jayanta Kumar Mohanty could secure only 2090 votes.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik wants to stop BJP candidate Bijoy Mohapatra in the Patkura assembly constituency by all means. Will cyclone Fani help the shaky CM storm the rival camp?
This photo shows aftermath of a looted street in Honiara's Chinatown, Solomon Islands. Violence receded in the capital of the Solomon Islands, but the government showed no signs of addressing the underlying grievances...AP Photo/Piringi Charley
Vehicles move on a road as smog envelops the historical Badshahi mosque and the surrounding area of Lahore, Pakistan. People of Lahore and adjacent areas are suffering from respiratory problems because of poor air...AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary
A resident walks past an old district in Beijing, China.AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
Tobias Mueller of Germany falls while competing with Johannes Aujesky of Austria during the small final in men's ski cross during the FIS Ski Cross World Cup, a test event for the 2022 Winter Olympics, at the Genting...AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein
Protestors take to the streets of Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou calling for President Roch Marc Christian Kabore to resign. The protest comes after the deadliest attack in years against the security forces in the...AP Photo/Sophie Garcia
Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.
Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.
For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.