• 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.