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Village Ki Chhori14, Feb 2020, 6:14 PM IST
Bengalurean Collects Soil From Homes of 40 CRPF Pulwama Martyrs To Build Memorial as a Tribute
To honour the Bravehearts who lost their lives in the Pulwama terror attack, Umesh Gopinath Jadhav, a Bengaluru-based singer, has travelled to the houses of each of the 40 CRPF personnel to collect the soil and use in the construction of their memorial in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.
India Untold12, Feb 2020, 5:56 PM IST
This Couple Wrote 200 Letters While In Prison During The 1975 Emergency
Is love possible without freedom? Does politics define the fine lines of a personal love relationship? These question arises when one reads the 18-month correspondence between Madhu Dandavate, a five-time Member of Parliament from the Rajapur constituency of Maharashtra and his wife Pramila, a political activist, who were imprisoned during the Emergency imposed by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Lodged in separate jails — Madhu in Bangalore Central Jail and Pramila in Yerwada Central Jail – they wrote nearly 200 letters to each other during captivity. Let’s find out more about their story in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
India4, Feb 2020, 5:12 PM IST
'Honk More, Wait More' Initiative Likely On Bengaluru Signals. Will It Work?
Following the Mumbai Police’s ‘Honk More Wait More’ initiative to curtail decibel levels at traffic signals, Bengaluru police are mulling a similar measure for the city. Last week, the Mumbai Police announced they were planning to configure traffic signals to stay red for a longer period if nonstop honking caused noise levels to shoot beyond 85 decibels (db).
India1, Feb 2020, 4:27 PM IST
Union Budget 2020 key takeaways: Points that matter for citizens, corporates
The Union Budget 2020 is centred around three themes - aspirational India, economic development and caring society. From tax axe to infra boost, here are the key high highlights of the Budget presented by finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
India1, Feb 2020, 2:45 PM IST
Aborting old ways: Significance of amendment to Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act
The amendment to the Medical Termination Pregnancy Act increases the maximum permissible gestation age for abortion to 24 weeks. We look at the significance of this amendment.
Views1, Feb 2020, 11:58 AM IST
Ansar-al-Islam is here: It’s time to take a hard call on 3 lakh illegal Bangladeshi migrants in Bengaluru
With 3 lakh Bangladeshi nationals situated in Bengaluru, members of the Ansar-al-Aslam have found their way into the city. It is time to protect the city from possible threats by terror groups
Lifestyle News31, Jan 2020, 2:08 PM IST
Meeting PM Modi was a dream come true, says Bal Puraskar awardee Yash Aradhya
Yash Aradhya, a 17-year-old Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar awardee from Bengaluru made his mark in the field of motorsports. Speaking to MyNation, Yash said that he was excited to meet PM Modi in the national capital.
India30, Jan 2020, 8:31 PM IST
Time Spent By Bengalureans In Traffic In 2019 Equal To Watching 215 Episodes Of Game Of Thrones!
It's official. Bengaluru is the world's most traffic congested city. Believe it or not, the time spent by Bengalureans on the road in 2019 is equivalent to the time taken in planting 244 trees, watching 215 episode of Game of Thrones or watching 139 football matches! According to a report by TomTom, the Netherlands-based global provider of navigation, traffic and map products, India’s startup hub beat 415 other cities across 57 countries to earn the title in 2019. The report said: Bengaluru takes the top spot this year with drivers in the southern Indian city expecting to spend an average of 71% extra travel time stuck in traffic.
Not For Women Only30, Jan 2020, 6:14 PM IST
Historic Moment For Indian Football; Rangers FC Woman Sign Bala Devi
From Irengbam, a village 22 km away from Imphal, to Scotland’s Glasgow. That is a life’s journey for India’s Bala Devi, who on Wednesday proudly wore the No.10 jersey of Scottish football giants Rangers FC. The Manipuri striker made history by becoming the first Indian woman footballer to bag a professional contract from a foreign club. With this she also becomes Rangers’ first Asian international footballer. Let’s find out more about Bala Devi’s historic feat in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
Village Ki Chhori29, Jan 2020, 3:47 PM IST
ISRO Launches "Bhuvan Panchayat V 3.0" Web Portal To Assist Gram Panchayat At Grassroot Level
The Union Minister of State, Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh launched the Bhuvan Panchayat V 3.0 web portal in Bengaluru on 28th January. This is an easy to use Geo portal developed for database visualization, data analytics, generation of automatic reports, model-based products and services for the benefit of Gram Panchayat members and other stakeholders.
India27, Jan 2020, 2:27 PM IST
The Dhanush gun system – Enhancing the capability of the Indian Army
The Dhanush gun system has been evaluated under arduous conditions and has proved itself. We take a look at the how this gun system will serve the Indian Army well.
India26, Jan 2020, 5:17 PM IST
The Good Fight: 'Compassionate Clowns' in Bengaluru spread joy among hospitalised children
On today's episode of The Good Fight, let's take a look at an NGO (Compassionate Clowns) where volunteers dress up as clowns to spread cheer among children suffering from various illnesses in hospitals. Watch this video on MyNation to know how jokers help overcome sorrow.
Not For Women Only23, Jan 2020, 3:03 PM IST
Meet Vyomamitra, ISRO's 'Lady Robot' To Go To Space In Unmanned Gaganyaan
Even before orbiting astronauts on India's first manned mission to the space, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will send 'Vyomamitra', a 'lady robot', in unmanned Gaganyaan spacecraft. The robot was the centre of attraction at the inaugural session of the "Human Spaceflight and Exploration - Present Challenges and Future Trends" in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Let’s find out more about this woman half-humanoid in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
Cricket21, Jan 2020, 1:14 PM IST
Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of T20Is in New Zealand
Shikhar Dhawan will not feature in India's T20I games in New Zealand. After hurting his shoulder in Bengaluru during the third ODI against Australia, the left-hander has been ruled out of the five-match T20I series
Cricket20, Jan 2020, 4:05 PM IST
ICC ODI rankings: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma tighten grip on top positions after series win in Bengaluru
After their 2-1 ODI series in Bengaluru, Indian players Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan gained in the ICC ODI batting rankings