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4 June, 2018 7:27 PM ‘Tree Man’ of Channapatna spent earnings to create urban forest

“How many saplings you have planted so far to build a green tomorrow? If you have planted any, it is commendable. If not even a single, plant at least one and nurture it. There is only one earth and we all should strive to preserve it for the future generations as well as our better tomorrows.” – This is the advice of Bhoohalli Puttaswamy to whoever 58

4 June, 2018 2:00 PM How Student Of The Year 2's Ananya Panday Escaped Unhurt From Accident On The Sets

Ananya Panday is A-Okay and recently went out on a brunch with her family Chunky Panday's daughter Ananya trended all of Monday, first for her Sunday brunch pictures with her family and also for reports of an accident on the sets of her debut film Student Of The Year, from which she escaped unhurt. Ananya, 19, was involved in an accident while driving 412

4 June, 2018 7:26 AM Nailing what ails trees

A group of young volunteers has taken up a unique task to save the environment: in the past two months, they’ve been going to different parts of Mumbai, removing nails, iron rods and screws in tree trunks. This, they say, is an attempt to increase the life span of trees. Since April 1, the group of 25, mostly students, have made nearly 300 trees nail-free 134

31 May, 2018 5:04 PM Map of Pooh’s home up for auction

E.H. Shepard’s map of the Hundred Acre Wood could fetch upto $2,00,000 The original map of the Hundred Acre Wood from the Winnie-the-Pooh children’s stories is set to go under the hammer, with an estimate price tag of up to $2,00,000. The ink sketch drawn by E.H. Shepard in 1926 lays out the much-loved fictional world created by A.A. Milne, depicting 111

31 May, 2018 4:47 PM Mother of all lizards lived in Italian Alps

Megachirella roamed the earth about 240 million years ago Scientists said on Wednesday they had tracked down the oldest known lizard, a tiny creature that lived about 240 million years ago when Earth had a single continent and dinosaurs were brand new. Scans of the fossilised skeleton of Megachirella revealed the chameleon-sized reptile was an ancestor 133

25 May, 2018 8:18 PM Downpour leaves houses damaged in Hassan

Many parts of Arkalgud taluk received heavy rain on Thursday night. Several trees were uprooted obstructing traffic movement and a few houses were also damaged as trees fell on the roofs. A huge tree fell on Konanur-Mysuru Road, stopping traffic on one of the busy roads. Three trees were uprooted at Keralapura and two houses were damaged as branches 60

24 May, 2018 8:59 PM Health Ministry issues advisory over Nipah virus outbreak

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has advised the public to avoid consuming raw date palm sap or toddy, half-eaten fruits from the ground and refrain from entering into abandoned wells and eat only washed fruits. New Delhi: The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday issued an advisory for the general public and healthcare personnel 111

24 May, 2018 7:31 PM Lord Govindaraja rides ‘Kalpa Vriksha Vahanam’

Lord Govindaraja rode the ‘Kalpa Vriksha Vahanam’ on the fourth day of the annual Brahmotsavams here on Thursday. According to mythology, Kalpa Vriksha is a celestial tree that fulfils the wishes of devotees. The deity of Lord Govindaraja, along with His two consorts Sridevi and Bhudevi, were placed under the tree and carried in a colourful procession 42

24 May, 2018 2:20 AM Nipah: no need for panic, but be cautious

No commercial testing kits available, samples need to be sent to Pune Though there is no need to panic, there is every need to be cautious about Nipah virus (NiV), say health and veterinary experts. There is a popular belief that fruits eaten by parakeets are sweet and tasty. Though such fruits do not make it to the market, children and those who harvest 149

22 May, 2018 11:32 AM Mozart claims Nilgiris 2000 Guineas

Pesi Shroff-trained Mozart (C. Umesh astride) claimed the Nilgiris 2000 Guineas, the chief event of Tuesday’s (May. 22) races. The winner is the property of Mr. & Mrs. Vijay B. Shirke, Mr. Jay V. Shirke & M/s. Five Stars Shipping Co. Pvt. Ltd. Suresh trained four winners, while jockeys Akshay Kumar and Umesh scored a treble each. 1. BANGALORE TURF CLUB CUP (Div. I), (1,100m), maiden 57