• Gujarat floods: Banaskantha and Patan declared 'disaster-affected'

    A week after torrential rains leading to floods wreaked havoc in north Gujarat, state revenue department has declared Banaskantha and Patan districts as 'disaster-affected areas'

  • Monsoon woes: Flood situation continues to create havoc in Gujarat, Rajasthan

    Parts of the nation are battling incessant rains and flood-like situations in the ongoing monsoon season. While houses could be seen submerged under the rainwater, streets and road were also not untouched by the muddy water giving tough times to the residents of Gujarat’s Patan

  • Mumbai Jain temple theft: Thief turned off CCTVs to steal gold strips

    Camera technician arrested for stealing idols' diamond-studded gold headbands from Jain temple in Marine Drive, committed both the thefts by switching off the CCTV system

  • 3.7 magnitude earthquake hits Konya Dam in Pune

    A minor earthquake measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale was recorded at Konya Dam, 190 kilometres away from Pune, during the wee hours on Friday

  • Mapping India's forgotten stepwells

    Mumbai-based British scientist Philip Earis has launched a web atlas to locate and preserve an ancient architectural marvel that’s unique to India

  • BSF apprehends Pakistani man from international border

    The Border Security Force (BSF) has apprehended a 60-year-old Pakistani man hailing from Sindh province who inadvertently crossed the international border from near Santalpur town of Patan district, officials said today

  • Three brothers shot dead; bodies burnt to destroy evidence in Ahmedabad

    In a gruesome murder, three brothers were shot dead and subsequently burnt down in Kutch district of Gujarat to destroy evidence, police said on Saturday

  • Can a new Nepal rise from the ruins?

    It’s been a week since the devastating earthquake that left vast swathes of Kathmandu valley in shambles

  • Weaving a tale

    A new store in Juhu offers contemporary saris made by traditional artisans using age-old techniques. They also revive heirloom saris to prevent them from being phased out due to the vagaries of time

  • Meet the saviour of India's heritage

    Over the last decade, Kirit Mankodi, a Mumbai-based professor of Archaeology has been working hard to help recover the country’s stolen heritage and create an online profile of stolen Indian artworks

  • Acute water crisis in north Gujarat

    A village in Patan is facing acute water crisis. The village used to get water supply from a government drinking scheme till six months back, but with faults in the supply line and growing demand, the supply was discontinued. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Spotted: Ajay Devgn

    Ajay Devgn at the announcement of a state-of-the-art solar park in Charanaka in the Patan district of Gujarat of which he is co-investor

  • Destitute Ex-fireman gets a home

    Former fireman Subhash Patane has found a job and a home.