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'Heat index' finds poorest areas in central India most vulnerable to heat waves

The very high-risk areas, concentrated in MP and Chhattisgarh, are less urbanised and people there have less access to water and sanitation.

Government ready for law to end triple talaq: Venkaiah Naidu

A five-judge constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice JS Khehar, heard the issue for six days from May 11.

Kashmir problem not widespread; we'll find permanent solution: BJP

"The Prime Minister made efforts, but we did not get results. We have to protect the interests of our country and we are doing that."

Tired of your bank’s random charges? You might want to sign this petition demanding RBI step in

A senior journalist started an online petition demanding that banks treat customers fairly.

Twitter co-founder says sorry for 'helping make Trump president

"If it's true that he wouldn't be President if it weren't for Twitter, then yeah, I'm sorry," Williams said.

Scrounging for money: How the world’s great writers made a living

Here’s twelve ways in which classics of western literature were written.

‘India needs a separate law to tackle honour crimes’: Activists demand, is govt listening?

Despite the fact that such crimes are neither new nor on the decline, there is no law against honour crimes in India.

Around 2,305 sq km of India’s forest cover could be wiped out by 2025: ISRO study

It points out that about 40 per cent of the forest cover in India was lost during 1880-2013.

Missing Indian-origin student Aalaap Narasipura found dead in US

The circumstances of Narasipura's death remain under investigation, but police said they don't suspect any foul play.

India's first uterus transplant successful say doctors

The recipient got a donation from her own 45-year-old mother.