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17 February, 2018 2:15 PM Eat, play, laze: Elephants at the Nilgiris rejuvenation camp

Aandal and Akila are together most of the time. Lakshmi steals attention with her harmonica skills. Masini is just nine, and the visitors adore her. At the rejuvenation camp being at Thekkampatti on the banks of the Bhavani in the foothills of the Nilgiris from January 4, 26 elephants from temples and five from maths in Tamil Nadu and two guests from Puducherry 30

15 February, 2018 8:28 AM WPI inflation eases to 6-month low of 2.84% in January

New Delhi: Inflation based on wholesale prices eased to a six-month low of 2.84 percent in January on cheaper food articles even as vegetable prices continued to rule high. Calculated on the basis of Wholesale Price Index (WPI), the inflation was 3.58 percent in December 2017 and 4.26 percent in January 2017. WPI inflation at 2.84 percent in January 31

13 February, 2018 5:31 AM Happy Mahashivratri 2018: 5 Foods You Can Have While Observing Mahashivratri Vrat (Fast)

Mahashivratri 2018: While prayers and vigils go on throughout the night of Maha Sivaratri, what also makes the festival special is its characteristic fasting or the Maha Shivaratri Vrat There are several who opt for the 'nirjala' vrat, i.e where people consume no water or food through the day. However, not many can pull off this tough form of fasting 47

13 February, 2018 5:07 AM Mahashivratri 2018: What Makes Makhana Kheer A Favourite Shivratari Prasad

Hindus are celebrating Mahashivratri today and the festive spirit is hard to miss. Mahashivratri or the 'Great night of Lord Shiva', is one of the most auspicious and widely celebrated Hindu festivals. According to Hindu belief, there is a Shivaratri in every luni-solar month of the Hindu calendar, but Mahashivratri is celebrated only once a year, in the month 49

12 February, 2018 9:43 AM Slim Down This Valentine's Day With These 5 Easy Diet Plans

This Valentine 's Day make heads turn by being the most fittest and stylish couple in town. Here are 5 diet plans and slimming superfoods that will help you shape up for the special day. Preeti Seth, Nutritionist, Pachouli Wellness Clinic, Delhi, and Komal Thakur, Dietician from SCI International Hospital, Delhi, list out some handy tips and effective 39

4 February, 2018 2:29 PM TOP priority for govt means Tomato, Onion and Potato, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today redefined what he means by the term 'TOP' priority of the NDA government led by him. TOP means Tomato, Onion and Potato, he said at a public rally to mark the culmination of Karnataka BJP's 'Parivarthana Yatra'. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today redefined what he means by the term 'TOP' priority of the NDA government 44

3 February, 2018 5:37 PM Reaping the fruits of gradation

Demand for ‘mattu gulla’ goes up in external markets such as Mumbai, Bengaluru In the last couple of months since the gradation of the famous and uniquely tasty ‘mattu gulla’ eggplant, which has secured the Geographical Indication (GI) tag, its growers have seen their sales and profits double. The seasonal vegetable, available from mid-October to mid-June 36

1 February, 2018 6:37 AM Budget 2018: Govt to take steps to promote agriculture commodity exports

India is one of biggest producers and exporters of agri commodities. New Delhi: The government will take steps to boost exports of agriculture commodities which have the potential of reaching $100 billion, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today. "India's agri exports potential is as high as $100 billion against a current export of $30 billion. To realise 44

31 January, 2018 2:35 PM Maghi Purnima Celebrated In Allahabad

Maghi Purnima is celebrated in the Hindu calendar month, Maagha. As per the Gregorian calendar, it corresponds with January/February. Devotees take the holy dip in Ganga before the sun rise and also chant 'Surya Mantra'. After this, water is offered to the sun. Devotees keep fast for the rest of the day as it is considered rewarding and also offer food to the poor. Donations 41

26 January, 2018 10:58 AM Students from SSVM School write about their favourite trees

There was a huge mango tree in my grandma’s village that had never yielded any fruit. My uncle had planted the seed and looked after it but, when he went away to college, there was no one to care for it. The few flowers that appeared withered away. Now my grandma planned to cut it down. But I was determined to save it. I spoke to the owner of a mango 28