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Rajasthan gets fourth tiger reserve

New Delhi, May 16: The Ramgarh Vishdhari Sanctuary in Rajasthan was notified as India's 52nd tiger reserve on Monday, Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav said. This is Rajasthan's fourth tiger reserve after Ranthambore, Sariska and…

Marginal drop in mercury brings respite from heat

New Delhi, May 16: Large swathes of north India witnessed a marginal drop in maximum temperatures on Monday and the weather department said thunderstorms and rain in parts of the region over the next few days are likely to bring further…

Lingayat community seeks OBC status, BJP in a fix

The ruling BJP is in a fix over the demand of the Veerashaiva-Lingayat community seeking its inclusion in the Other Backwards Classes (OBC) list by the Centre. The community leaders have also warned that if the demand is not fulfilled, they…