Noted BHU scientist succumbs to Covid

Varanasi (UP) | Noted physicist Prof. Onkar Nath Srivastava, Emeritus Professor, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), who was awarded the Padma Shri in 2016 for his research on hydrogen energy and nanotechnology, died of Covid at BHU hospital. The cremation was held on Sunday. He was 79 and was on ventilator support at Sir Sunderlal Hospital after […]

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Woman PCS official ends life by hanging self

Varanasi: A woman official of the Provincial Civil Services (PCS), Manimanjari Rai, 30, committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of her room in Ballia district. The incident came to light on Tuesday when the neighbours saw her hanging from an open window and informed the police. ADG, Varanasi zone, Brij Bhushan said, “She […]