• Cyclone Nisarga nears as Mumbai braces for 'rarest of rare' storm

    Cyclone Nisarga is expected to make a landfall near Mumbai and its adjacent areas on June 3. According to the IMD, a deep, low pressure depression that was formed in the Arabian Sea intensified into a severe cyclonic storm that hit the coastal areas of northern Maharashtra and southern Gujarat between Harihareshwar in Raigad and Daman. The BMC officials are on high alert as Mumbai braces for a severe cyclonic storm

    (Picture: Nimesh Dave, Pradeep Dhivar, Bipin Kokate, Atul Kamble, Sayeed Sameer Abedi, Shadab Khan-mid-day photographers)

    02 June, 2020 20:07 IST
  • The Army, the Navy and the Air Force say 'thank you' to COVID-19 warriors

    Amid the rising number of coronavirus cases in India, the Indian armed forces, comprising the Army, the Navy and the Air Force paid tribute to all the frontline workers and thanked them for their work. From fly-pasts to showering flower petals, here's a look in pictures of how the tri-services expressed gratitude towards frontline workers

    (All photos/Shadab Khan, Bipin Kokate, Ashish Raje, PIB)


    03 May, 2020 15:45 IST
  • International Women's Day: 14 things that women can't do, says who?

    Do you think women can be great wives, cooks, a company's CEO, a country's Prime Minister all at once? Find out here. 

    08 March, 2020 09:00 IST
  • Priyadarshani Pawar: First Indian woman to complete France's oldest cycling event

    On Sunday, Indian Navy took to Twitter to announce that Priyadarshani Pawar, whose parent is in the Force and husband in the Coast Guard, became the first Indian woman to successfully complete France's oldest cycling event, the 1,200-km, Paris-Brest-Paris circuit, according to reports by ANI. See Photos. (All Pictures Courtesy/Twitter SpokespersonNavy)

    26 August, 2019 11:44 IST
  • Maharashtra floods: Rescue and relief operations carried out in Kolhapur, Sangli and Raigad

    Parts of Maharashtra is facing flood-like situation due to incessant rains. A large number of troops from the Indian Army, Navy, Air Force, and the Coast Guard have been deployed along with the NDRF and SDRF teams to carry out rescue and relief operations in Kolhapur, Sangli, Raigad, Thane, and Pune districts that have been hit severely by the downpour (Picture courtesy/NDRF, sourced by Suraj Ojha and Suresh Karkera)

    09 August, 2019 16:40 IST
  • Abhinandan Varthaman returns home after nearly 60 hours in Pakistan

    After nearly 60 hours in Pakistan since being captured, Pakistani officials handed over Indian Air Force Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman at the Attari-Wagah Border crossing. It was a day of jubilation throughout the country ever since Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan announced the release of Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman. All pics/PTI

    02 March, 2019 10:29 IST
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