Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Delhi Transport Strike Today, Many Schools To Stay Closed

Many schools in the national capital are closed today as a transport body, comprising 41 associations and unions, called for a one-day strike to protest against the steep hike in traffic fines under...

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Herrera Snatches Late Point For Atletico With Debut Juventus Strike

Atletico Madrid came back from two goals down to draw 2-2 in their UEFA Champions League opener against Juventus.

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"Can't Be Climbed": Trump Shows Section Of Wall At US Border With Mexico

President Donald Trump showed off a section of wall along the U.S. border with Mexico on Wednesday in a bid to illustrate his commitment to crack down on illegal border crossings as he raises money in...

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US Central Bank Cuts Interest Rates, Signals Holding Pattern For Now

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the rate cut was designed "to provide insurance against ongoing risks" including weak global growth and resurgent trade tensions.

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Natural Mosquito Repellents: These Oils Can Protect You From Mosquito Bites

With the rise in mosquito-borne diseases, you might be looking for ways to prevent yourself from mosquito bites. Here are some natural mosquito repellents which you can use to reduce your risk of...

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IIFA Awards: Alia, Ranveer, Vicky, Sara And Other Winners

To celebrate 20 years of the IIFA Awards, special awards were also given out with Deepika Padukone winning the Special Award for Best Actress for Chennai Express

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Sensex, Nifty Likely To Open Lower Today

At 8:24 am, the SGX Nifty futures trading on the Singapore Exchange were down 11.00 points - or 0.10 per cent - at 10,845.00. The Singapore Exchange's Nifty futures are an early indicator of the...

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"Exceptional" Angel Di Maria Stars As PSG Tear Apart Sorry Real Madrid

Angel Di Maria scored twice against his former club as Paris Saint-Germain thrashed Real Madrid 3-0 to get off to the perfect start in the UEFA Champions League.

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Ballot Papers Are History; EVMs Can't Be Tampered With: Poll Body Chief

The Election Commission on Wednesday ruled out the use of ballot paper in next month's Maharashtra Assembly elections, terming them "history" and defended the use of Electronic Voting Machines or...

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"Didn't Given Written Resignation," Alka Lamba Says After Quitting AAP

The clash between Alka Lamba and the Aam Aadmi Party erupted again on Wednesday with her claim that the Delhi Assembly Speaker refused to consider her resignation on Twitter, while the party claimed...

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"Presidents Should Avoid TV, Social Media": Obama's Dig At Trump

Barack Obama appeared to lob a thinly veiled jab at his replacement in the White House at a technology event here Wednesday, marking a rare public rebuke from the former president.

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UK, US Discuss Need For United Diplomatic Response On Saudi Attack

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump condemned last weekend's attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and discussed the need for a united diplomatic response in a...

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Live Updates: Mumbai Gears Up For Heavy Rainfall, All Schools Closed

All schools and junior colleges in Mumbai will remain closed today after the weather office forecast "extremely heavy rainfall" over the next 48 hours, the government said. The weather office has...

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Nigerian Man In Delhi Posed As Wealthy Foreigner, Cheated Women; Jailed

The police in Delhi have arrested a Nigerian national for allegedly cheating several women by pretending to be a wealthy foreigner.

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Many Delhi Schools Closed Today Due To Transport Strike: 10 Points

Many schools in Delhi, Gurgaon and Noida are closed today and office-goers could face difficulties in getting public transport because of a one-day strike called by transport unions to protest the...

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Like Anne Frank, Polish Girl Kept War Diary. It Remained Locked For Years

As the Nazis strengthened their grip on Europe in 1939, Renia Spiegel, a 14-year-old Jewish girl in Poland, turned to a new companion. "Today, my dear Diary, is the beginning of our deep friendship,"...

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US Lays Down Line With China On Next Dalai Lama

As Tibetans start grappling with the once unthinkable prospect of the octogenarian Dalai Lama's passing, the United States is looking to lay down a red line against China handpicking his successor.

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"PM Modi, Donald Trump To Meet Twice Next Week," Confirms Indian Envoy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump are scheduled to meet twice in less than a week this month, India's Ambassador to the United States has confirmed, asserting that the...

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Rep. Omar Says Trump "Put My Life At Risk" After He Retweeted False Claim

Rep. Ilhan Omar on Wednesday accused President Donald Trump of spreading "lies that put my life at risk" after the president retweeted a post falsely claiming that the Minnesota Democrat "partied on...

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Benjamin Netanyahu Struggles To Hold On To Power After Israel Election

First came the do-over voting. Now comes the do-over haggling. A day after their second dead-heat election in five months, Israelis awoke Wednesday with their two main parties feverishly jockeying for...

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Canada's PM Justin Trudeau "Deeply Sorry" For Wearing Brownface Makeup

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a fervent advocate of the multiculturalism integral to Canadian identity, apologized Wednesday for wearing brownface makeup to a party at a school where he...

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UP Man Kills Employer After He Refuses To Pay For Wife's Surgery: Police

The owner of a soda factory in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura was allegedly killed by an employee after he refused to pay for his wife's surgery, the police said today.

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2.7 Lakh Prohibition Cases Pending, High Court Asks Bihar For Plan

More than three years after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar rolled out an ambitious prohibition policy, its success remains a matter of debate. But one thing it has achieved is an alarmingly high...

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

SSC SI In Delhi Police, CAPF, ASI In CISF Notice Released

SSC has released the recruitment notification for Sub-Inspector (SI) in Delhi Police, Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) and Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) in CISF.

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Nirmala Sitharaman May Announce More Fiscal Measures: Report

Before that she had announced rollback of the enhanced surcharge imposed on foreign portfolio and domestic investors in Budget 2019-20.

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Saina Nehwal Crashes Out Of China Open In First Round

Saina Nehwal crashed out of the China Open after losing 10-21, 17-21 to Thailand's Busanan Ongbamrungphan in the first round on Wednesday.

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Government Confident Of Meeting Kartarpur Corridor Deadline: S Jaishankar

The External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar on Tuesday said the government was confident of meeting Kartarpur corridor deadline and the work on the same is moving in the right direction.

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Veteran American Journalist Cokie Roberts Dies At 75

U.S. journalist Cokie Roberts, regarded by National Public Radio as one of its "founding mothers" and a prominent political commentator on ABC News, died on Tuesday at 75 at her Washington home from...

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US Seeks UN Action On Saudi Attacks Despite Likely Russian Opposition

A senior U.S. official on Tuesday called for a U.N. Security Council response to the attacks on Saudi oil facilities that the United States blames on Iran, but it was unclear what action he sought or...

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New York Becomes Second US State To Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes

New York became the second US state to ban flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, following several vaping-linked deaths that have raised fears about a product long promoted as less harmful than smoking.

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Congress Tripura Chief Threatens To Resign Amid Differences Within Party

Kirit Pradyot Deb Barman, the president of the Congress's Tripura unit, has threatened to resign over his petition in the Supreme Court in which he has requested implementation of an Assam-like...

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Case Filed Against Man For Allegedly Giving Triple Talaq To Wife

A case was registered against a man for allegedly giving triple talaq to his wife in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur district on Tuesday, police said.

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5 Labourers, All From Same Family, Hacked To Death In Haryana

Five members of a family, all migrant labourers from Madhya Pradesh, were hacked to death in an under-construction house in Haryana's Jhajjar on Tuesday, the police said.

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Realme 5 Pro to Go on Sale in India at 12pm Today via Flipkart, Realme.com

Realme 5 Pro price in India starts from Rs. 13,999 for its base 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant.

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Class 11 Student Allegedly Beaten With Iron Rods By Seniors In Odisha

A Class 11 student of a private residential college in Odisha's Sambalpur was allegedly thrashed by four seniors last week, the police said.

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"No, It Was Sign Of Strength": Trump Rebuts Ally Over Response To Iran

Several US lawmakers urged caution Tuesday in countering recent attacks on Saudi oil installations, but Trump loyalist Senator Lindsey Graham branded the incident an "act of war" that merits a...

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Ants Bit My Father 100 Times Before He Died, Says US Veteran's Daughter

Laquna Ross knew something was wrong when her father flinched as she held his hand. It was swollen. That was just the beginning of the injuries Ross says she surveyed in horror earlier this month at...

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Samsung Galaxy M30s India Launch Today: Expected Price, Specifications

Samsung Galaxy M30s will be launched in India today. Here's everything you need to know about the smartphone ahead of its launch.

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At Facebook's "Supreme Court", Users Can Challenge Company Decisions

Facebook on Tuesday unveiled its blueprint for an independent oversight board to review the company's decisions about the posts, photos and videos it takes down or leaves online, responding to a wave...

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Ex-Trump Aide Dodges Questions, Defends Him At Impeachment Hearing

Donald Trump's ex-campaign director Cory Lewandowski offered a fierce defense of his former boss Monday in a contentious congressional hearing, the first under new Democratic guidelines governing a...

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Fist-Bump From Ex-President, TV Appearance: Greta Thunberg's US Itinerary

Teen activist Greta Thunberg has a jam-packed itinerary for her trip to the United States: Lead a global climate protest; appear on "The Daily Show"; learn how to fist-bump from a former president of...

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Probe Agency Summons DK Shivakumar's Colleague In Money Laundering Case

Karnataka Congress MLA Laxmi Hebbalkar has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate to in connection with the money laundering case against her senior party colleague DK Shivakumar, official...

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Mayor's Office Vandalised After Clash Between Sena, BJP Members In Thane

Shiv Sena corporators on Tuesday vandalised the office of Mayor of the Mira Bhayandar Municipal in Maharashtra's Thane following a clash with their counterparts from the BJP.

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Black Carbon Found In Placentas Of Women Exposed To Air Pollution: Study

Black carbon particles typically emitted by vehicle exhaust and coal-fired power plants have been detected on the foetus-facing side of placentas, researchers said Tuesday.

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"External Extravaganza": Kapil Sibal On PM's "Howdy, Modi" Event

Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should organise ''Howdy, Modi!'' like events in India's villages instead of holding ''external extravaganzas'', so...

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Facebook To Create Panel That Can Even Overrule Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook said Tuesday it has finalized its charter for its "independent oversight board," giving the panel the authority to overrule chief executive Mark Zuckerberg on questions of appropriate...

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Monday, September 16, 2019

In Gujarat On Birthday, PM Shares Video Of "Majestic 'Statue Of Unity'"

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who turns 69 today, visited the Statue of Unity in Gujarat this morning and shared a video of the State of Unity, billed as the tallest in the world.

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Priyanka's Birthday Wish For 'Jaan' Nick Came Gift-Wrapped Like This

"Thank you for being the most generous loving man I have ever met," read an excerpt from Priyanka's birthday wish for birthday boy Nick Jonas

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Trump's Gesture Shows He Considers PM Modi His Friend, Ally: Ex Pak Envoy

US President Donald Trump's decision to join Prime Minster Narendra Modi for the mega Indian community event "Howdy, Modi!" in Houston on September 22, suggests that he considers Prime Minister Modi...

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Mi Band 4, Mi TV 65-Inch Expected to Launch Today: How to Watch Live

Xiaomi has confirmed that the 'Smarter Living 2020' event will begin at 12pm (noon) IST today.

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Delhi Transport Strike Today, Many Schools To Stay Closed

Many schools in the national capital are closed today as a transport body, comprising 41 associations and unions, called for a one-day strik...