January 2021


Honour for Indian-origin frontline staff in UK

London, December 31 Indian-origin frontline workers, academics, actors and musicians are among 1,239 people recognised for their extraordinary contributions in the UK’s annual New Year’s Honours List released on Thursday. Among the year’s highest honours,…


Farmers break barricades at Rajasthan-Haryana border

Ravinder SainiTribune News ServiceRewari, December 31 A group of protesting farmers camping at the Delhi-Jaipur highway for the past 18 days today removed the two-layer barricading at Shahjahanpur (Rajasthan)-Khera (Rewari) border to move to the…



Worrying lapse

As 2020 — the year that has become synonymous with the Covid-19 pandemic — comes to a close, it leaves us with a new normal, with each one counting her own novel experiences, gains and…


New starting

Today marks a new beginning — with a heavy baggage from 2020. Covid-19 does not read a calendar. If anything, only our actions will help end the pandemic, not the fact that 2021 has arrived….



30 arrested for damaging temple in Pak

Peshawar, December 31 Over 30 persons, mostly members of a radical Islamist party, were arrested after a Hindu temple was vandalised and set on fire by a mob protesting against its expansion work in northwest…