A fan's tribute to the renowned Urdu poet Nida Fazli, who bid farewell to the world today


"Kabhi Kisi Ko Mukammal Jahaan Nahin Milta", are the lyrics which will continue to haunt me forever. These lyrics were hummed by the famous ghazal singer Bhupender Singh for the movie `Ahista Ahista'. Nida Fazli was a poet, an artist par excellence. The way he was able to describe human emotions with simplicity is inexplicable. But then, not everyone can even come in close proximity to Nida Fazli.

Wrong result forces girl to commit suicide, NHRC notice to Odisha govt

Narendra Ch

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Government of Odisha why it should not recommend payment of Rs.3 lakh as monetary relief to the next of kin of a class 10th student, who committed suicide when she was erroneously shown failed in the results of the Board Exams, which, in fact, she had cleared. A 6-week time has been given to the state government to reply.

Surajkund Mela 2016: Celebrating diversity and vibrancy of India

Arjun Yadav

The 30th Surajkund International Crafts Mela is celebrating the diversity and vibrancy of India by showcasing its various cultural and other symbolic elements. Be it rain or sun, the entire festive spirit is laced with nonstop soul-stirring performances, which are the locus of tourist attraction. Folk performances by foreign troupes make the entire experience a splendid one.