Stanzin Desal, editor of a Leh based fortnightly newspaper, Reach Ladakh Bulletin, says journalism in the region is growing and people have started realizing its importance.
Anurag Thakur reached Leh on Wednesday morning to formally launch the party's poll campaign for the LAHDC, Leh which is going to polls on October 22.
Three road accidents inside the Atal tunnel within 72 hours from its inauguration, have elevated the Kullu district administration’s concerns for safety.
The Atal tunnel has become strategically important to provide an alternate route to the Indian Army to Leh which is currently in the spotlight due to Indo-China stand-off.
In a major development, the Union Home Minister today met a delegation of Ladakhi political leaders.
The Rohtang Tunnel was the dream project of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee who wanted to lay down an alternate all weather connectivity between Manali and Leh.
The Sixth Schedule of the Constitution makes separate arrangements for the tribal areas.
While the Atal Tunnel will open up opportunities of income generation for the locals in Lahaul and Spiti, it won't be long before these regions replicate Manali and Shimla’s ecological woes.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, during his visit to Ladakh, said India is not a weak country and no power in the world can touch even an inch of its land.
For the past several years, Ladakh has witnessed huge gatherings to celebrate the birth anniversary of the Dalai Lama. In 2017 and 2018, the Dalai Lama himself celebrated his birthday in Leh.
The armies of India and China have been locked in a bitter standoff at multiple locations in eastern Ladakh for the last seven weeks.
The state will soon get two flights to bring around 320 workers back from Andamans, a aide to CM Hemant Soren told Outlook.
Paul Dupuis, CEO of staffing and HR solutions firm Randstad India, opens up on his desire to help people find job and the roles corporate houses can play for the greater good in an interview to Jayanta Oinam
Legendary Russian ice hockey player Viacheslav 'Slava' Fetisov, Ramon Magsaysay Award winner Sonam Wangchuk and Randstad India CEO Paul Dupuis give Ladhakis a heady treat with a global message
The first-time parliamentarian also claimed that the Congress governments ruined Kashmir by following the policy of "appeasement" in hostile situations and Ladakh became a "collateral damage".
In the picture, MS Dhoni is seen hitting the ball. According to reports, the former Indian captain has also promised to open a cricket academy in Ladakh
Banners bearing slogans like "UT of Ladakh celebrates its 1st Independence Day" were hanging along roads of this picturesque town.
The Kargil District Administration also directed that schools and colleges in the area shall remain closed till further orders.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.