Amid Clashes over Citizenship Act, Bengal Govt Issues Stay Order on National Population Register Work

New Delhi: Hours after West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced in a mega rally in Kolkata on Monday that her government would not implement the amended Citizenship Act that was passed by Parliament recently and the National Register of Citizens, senior officials issued stay orders on work related to the National Population Register (NPR)…

Bhim Army chief on CAA protests

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad. (File) Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad Sunday lashed out at the Centre for the police action on the students of Jamia Milia Islamia and said the government cannot rule this country based on Sangh agenda. Stating that the Indian Constitution gives equal rights to all the communities to live in…

Places to Go Bowfishing

Bowfishing is otherwise to catch a fish. Instead of the standard fishing rod and reel entire with worms as bait, bowfishers are provided with bowfishing bows. These are extremely specialised bows that require archery talents. The time period bowfishing could also be new to a few other people. However, searching fish the usage of a…

Armed with Paints, Blade & ‘Teeka’, UP Man Turns Trees into God to Save Them from Tree Fellers

Gonda: Over the years, activists have sparked various movements for conservation of trees from ‘Chipko’ movement to sapling plantation. But environment activist in Uttar Pradesh’s Gonda, Paragdutt Mishra, is “directly” taking help from God to save the forest. He has saved more that a thousand trees so far. The chief of Wazirganj development block’s Nagwa…