Farmers in Rajasthan bury themselves neck deep in mud to protest against govt


Farmers at Ninder village near Jaipur went on a unique strike to protest against the acquisition of their lands by the Jaipur Development Authority for housing projects. The strike, which reached its 14th day on Gandhi Jayanti, witnessed the farmers perform what they call the ‘Zameen Samadhi Satyagraha’. For the first time in the state, the farmers More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Kashmir’s earthquake prone seismic gap re-activates after 550 years

Although the people did not pay much attention the 4.6 magnitude earthquake,that struck Kashmir’s sambhal area on Sept 23rd , it has certainly put scientists in worry. The incident of low intensity earthquake More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Boy drowns in pond while friends were clicking selfies in temple pond

A swim in a temple pond as part of a two-day college trekking trip ended in tragedy for a 17-year-old PU college student when he drowned in the pond, a few metres away from the shore where his friends were playing. More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Partial lunar eclipse on Aug 7 night, to be visible from India

A partial lunar eclipse will take place on August 7 night and will be visible from across the country. “Starting from 10.52 p m, the full moon will enter the Earth s shadow in space and create a spectacular More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Mumbai Teen commits suicide; might be first case of Blue Whale game in India

On Saturday, a 14-year-old in Mumbai texted his friend, “I am going to the building to jump”. Before anyone could react to the message, he had jumped off the fifth floor of a building. The police are More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, July 24th, 2017

Olympic legend Michael Phelps races against CGI Great White Shark

Michael Phelps, the most celebrated Olympian in history and 28-time Olympic medalist was racing as part of the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week. To avoid a celebrity being eaten on live television, the shark was More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Man plays guitar while doctors ‘burn’ his brain to correct neurological disorder

A musician played the guitar on the operation table as he underwent a surgery at a private hospital in Bengaluru for a rare movement disorder affecting guitarists. The successful brain circuit surgery, believed More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Man in Delhi ends up with hole in stomach after drinking liquid nitrogen in a bar

A sip from a ‘smoky’ drink landed a 30 year in hospital bed with a huge hole in his stomach. Giving information about this matter, the victim said that whatever I had said was a kind of cocktail from More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, June 26th, 2017

Video of UP Woman cop standing up against BJP protestors goes viral

A woman cop from Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr has won accolades on social media after she stood up to bullying by a group of BJP workers in Sayana. BJP workers resorted to bullying and sloganeering after senior More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, June 24th, 2017

New Australian discovery could replace fossil fuels

  Australian scientists have developed a new efficient catalyst that converts carbon dioxide from the air into synthetic natural gas in a “clean” process, using solar energy. Undertaken by University of More...