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Is early snowfall in Kashmir a thing of beauty, or an indicator of climate change?

India | Oct 30, 2021, 08:46 PM IST

On October 23 2021, Srinagar recorded the coldest October in 39 years, with similar conditions in other parts of Kashmir.

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Technical glitch hits Delhi Metro's Blue Line, passengers stranded for over almost 40 mins

India | Sep 02, 2021, 09:54 PM IST

The disruption in services caused the passengers at Yamuna Bank and Rajiv Chowk station to wait for forty minutes before the trains were back in action. The drives refused to disclose the details of the glitch and were unwilling to talk to the passengers.

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Independence Day 2021: How did August 15, 1947 become the day India had its 'Tryst with Destiny'?

India | Aug 15, 2021, 07:43 AM IST

As India celebrates 75 years of Independence this year, here are reasons, why August 15, 1947, was chosen as the day the nation got freedom.

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Should companies grant leaves for ‘That time of the month’? The debate around Period Leave Policy

India | Aug 10, 2021, 10:52 AM IST

Information and education about menstrual health varies greatly as socio-economic conditions change in India.

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Delhi Monsoon: Why onset of rains getting more unpredictable every year?

India | Jul 16, 2021, 12:07 PM IST

While several other parts of the country were battered by having rains, floods, and even cloud bursts, Delhi kept waiting to beat the heat.