Lifestyle

Zomaland is coming to town this weekend

The first edition of India’s most awaited food and entertainment carnival, Zomaland, will be held in the capital city on this weekend (Jan 18th, 19th & 20th) at Jawaharlal Nehru stadium. With food for every palate, music for all ears, and games for all ages,

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Economy, Featured

Over 2,300 women to go on Haj this year without ‘Mehram’: Naqvi

Over 2,300 Muslim women from India will go on Haj this year without ‘Mehram’ or male companion as all those who applied under this category have been exempted from the lottery system, Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said Wednesday. The Modi government had last

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Economy, Featured

SC to hear next week plea challenging appointment of Nageswara Rao as interim CBI chief

The Supreme Court Wednesday agreed to hear next week a plea by an NGO challenging the January 10 order of the government appointing IPS officer M Nageswara Rao as interim director of the CBI. The matter was mentioned for urgent listing before a bench headed

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Economy

‘Akharas’ ready to steal the show at Kumbh Mela

Considered an integral part of the Kumbh Mela, ‘akharas’ set up at the venue virtually steal the show. The ‘akharas’ were formed following efforts by the eighth century Hindu seer Adi Shankaracharya to unite organisations of ascetics to protect the ‘sanatan’ way of life. Each

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