Thiruvananthapuram News | Edited by Nonika Marwaha | Friday March 24, 2017
A 12-year-old boy has fathered a child with a 16-year-old girl in Kochi, about 200 km from Kerala's capital Thiruvananthapuram. Paternity tests conducted on the eighth standard student, who could be India's youngest dad, confirmed that he is the father of the two-month-old baby girl, police said today. The young mother is the boy's first cousin and...
Offbeat | Written by Priyanka Pant | Friday March 24, 2017
Armed with just a stapler, Albanian artist Saimir Strati has created a stunning portrait of Mother Teresa, now known as Saint Teresa of Calcutta. Mr Strati used more than 1.5 million wire staples to create what the Guinness World Records officially calls the world's largest staple mosaic.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Friday March 24, 2017
A student's tweet about telling her mother she failed a Math test and her mom's subsequent reaction to the news is bringing joy to many on social media. Twitter user Hannah's tweet, posted on March 16, has collected over 13,000 'likes' and more than 4,000 retweets - and very much counting.
Education | Edited by Anisha Singh | Friday March 24, 2017
Shri Upendra Kushwaha, the Minister of State for Human Resource Development (HRD) yesterday said that the union government through Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) and Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) recognises the intra-regional, inter-state disparities and is supporting States/UTs to improve the infrastructure of schools in tribal areas.
Sanket Vijayasarathy | Thursday March 23, 2017
The four-year-old boy, Roman, was able to unlock his mother's iPhone using her thumb and used Siri to call 999 emergency services.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Parmeshwar Bawa | Thursday March 23, 2017
Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK will fight for its former chief minister J Jayalalithaa's seat under a new name - two in fact. Party chief VK Sasikala's faction will call itself AIADMK Amma, and rival O Panneerselvam's group will go by the name AIADMK Puratchi Thalaivi Amma. Both factions will also fight under new symbols after the Election Commission s...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 23, 2017
The Delhi Police rescued a mother-daughter duo who had allegedly locked themselves up at their house in southwest Delhi's Mahavir Enclave area on Wednesday. They are apparently suffering from depression.
Wednesday March 22, 2017
"Salman and I used to fight a lot on trivial issues. We have fought over a bubble gum! But honestly, Salman is a fantastic person at heart," said Raveena Tandon
Wednesday March 22, 2017
Lara Dutta to begin shooting for her next production venture in June this year. The 38-year-old actress will be seen portraying the role of a single mother in the film
Offbeat | Ranjeet Jadhav, Mid-day.com | Wednesday March 22, 2017
A daredevil mother managed to snatch her three-year-old son from the claws of a leopard that had pounced on him in Chafyachapada, Aarey, last night. The incident has once again put the spotlight on the man-animal conflict in the region.
NDTV Food | Wednesday March 22, 2017
While some may link late pregnancies with certain complications, a new study conducted by Aarhus University in Denmark indicates that children from older mothers may be more well-behaved and emotionally stable.
Jobs | Edited by Anisha Singh | Wednesday March 22, 2017
Ritabrata Banerjee, a Rajya Sabha member from (CPI-M) today raised the issue of conducting UPSC civil services exam in mother tongue. His demand was received with aplomb by all the members of Rajya Sabha. Ritabrata called for upholding of linguistic rights.
Monday March 20, 2017
Ahead of her 39th birthday, Rani Mukerji connected to her fans through Yash Raj Film's Facebook account. She spoke about her upcoming film Hichki and motherhood
Mumbai News | Written by Ankita Sinha | Monday March 20, 2017
A young mother of two in Thane's Mumbra pushed her two children from the 15th floor of a building before jumping to death on Sunday morning.While 26-year-old Shirin Sheikh and her four-year-old daughter Amrin died on the spot, her five-year-old son Taufiq has survived the fall and is admitted to Mumbai's JJ Hospital. Taufiq fell on the iron roof of...
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Monday March 20, 2017
A 17-year-old Indian-American boy has been arrested in North Carolina in connection with killing his mother.
Saturday March 18, 2017
Karan Johar, who became father of twins through surrogacy last month, said he will be more of a mother than a father to his kids
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Sunday March 19, 2017
Her mother woke up to the sound of gunshots in the neighbourhood. But eight-year-old Kaneeza was fast sleep. Makhini Begum didn't try. It was always quite a task to wake her up, and it seemed safe to stay still. And then, another bullet pierced through the wooden house, and hit her little girl in her chest. She died, in her sleep. Outside the gun-f...
NDTV Food | Saturday March 18, 2017
Intake of Vitamin D supplements during the first trimester of pregnancy is likely to prevent the development of autism traits in children, researchers found in a study.
India News | Edited by Revathi Hariharan (with inputs from agencies) | Thursday March 16, 2017
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will travel to the United States of America on Thursday to be with his mother and party President Sonia Gandhi, who has been there on account of a medical check-up.
NDTV Food | Thursday March 16, 2017
According to a study, a woman with an allopregnanolone hormone level of about 3.75 nanograms per milli-liter had a 33 per cent likelihood of developing the disorder.
Wednesday March 15, 2017
Aamir Khan's birthday bash: Pictures from the birthday party have been shared on social media, in which Shah Rukh and Aamir can be seen sharing a light moment together
Delhi News | Edited By Bhanu Priya Vyas | Wednesday March 15, 2017
Suspecting a foul play, the family members of J Muthukrishnan, an M Phil student at Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), on Tuesday demanded a probe into his death. Speaking to reporters, his mother Alamelu said her son had planned a visit to home this month.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 15, 2017
A 6-month-old boy and his two sisters died on Tuesday after being thrown into a water tank allegedly by their mother who herself attempted to commit suicide by jumping into it in Haryana's Jhajjar district.
Blog | Nazir Masoodi | Tuesday March 14, 2017
Amir Nazir was barely 15. He was killed on Thursday and buried after his body was garlanded like a groom. The images of his mother offering milk to her dead son went viral and captured the imagination of people across Kashmir.
Indo-Asian News Service,IndiaSpend | Tuesday March 14, 2017
By Bhanupriya Rao/ IndiaSpend Padiganalam (Tamil Nadu): Married against her wishes at 11 to her dead sister’s husband, Sidhamallamma Kanchappa gave birth to her first child at home when she was 12. It was 1998, the child nearly died, and the doctors at the hospital chided her for marrying so young. That experience taught her the importance of wom...
Delhi News | NDTV News Desk | Tuesday March 14, 2017
A 26-year-old woman jumped from a 20-feet-high balcony in east Delhi to escape five men who allegedly raped her for hours, police said. The injured woman, a mother of two, walked on the streets without a shred of clothing, begging for help but no one came to her rescue, she told the police. All accused have been arrested.
Offbeat | Sanya Jain | Monday March 13, 2017
A heartbreaking video of a baby monkey crying over its dead mother is going viral on social media, and it's making people cry. The mother was run over by a vehicle on the Tamil Nadu-Karnataka highway.
Offbeat | Written by Priyanka Pant | Sunday March 12, 2017
"It sure is windy out there!" That's how Madison Gardner's mother captioned a video of her that showed the 4-year-old being swept off her feet by strong winds. The entire incident was captured on a security camera placed outside their home. A 9-second clip of the incident, posted online by her mother, has since gone viral.
Offbeat | Written by Priyanka Pant | Sunday March 12, 2017
The Internet is obsessed with unlikely animal pairs, so it's no surprise that the news of a dog adopting three abandoned tiger cubs is going viral. After being rejected by their birth mother, three rare Malayan tiger cubs were being cared for by the staff at the Cincinnati Zoo. The cubs, born on February 3, 2017, have now found love and affection f...
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Arun Nair | Sunday March 12, 2017
In its mammoth Uttar Pradesh victory, the BJP is particularly savouring its success in Amethi and Rae Bareli, the parliamentary constituencies of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and his mother and boss, Sonia Gandhi.