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Imphal: The residences of a minister in the Manipur government and two MLAs were set ablaze this evening in Churachandpur district. The houses belonged to Phungzaphang Tonsimg, Minister in charge of Family Welfare, and MLAs Manga Vaiphei from Henglep constituency and Vungzagin Valte from Thanlom constituency, police said. Churachandpur: Residences of Manipur Health Min, MLA of Thanlon & MLA of ...
New Delhi: The Law Commission today recommended by a majority "swift" abolition of death penalty except in terror-related cases, noting it does not serve the penological goal of deterrence any more than life imprisonment.The recommendation by the 9-member panel was, however, not unanimous, with one full-time member and two government representatives dissenting and supporting retention of capital punishment.In ...
Berlin, Aug 31 (IANS) Germany's interior ministry has rejected media rumours that the government was bringing Syrian refugees to Germany on chartered trains, a media report said. "Those who come to Hungary must be registered there and perform the asylum procedure there," Xinhua quoted a spokesman for the ministry as saying here on Monday. Freelance journalist Marta Orosz first reported on Twitter ...

Suzuki unveils new look of Let's

2015-08-31 22:49:00

Mumbai, Aug 31 (IBNS) Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited (SMIPL), a subsidiary of one of the world's leading two-wheeler manufacturers Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan, has unveiled the new look of its 110 cc scooter Let's.The scooter has been redesigned to give it a strong, bold new look to appeal to young Indian men and women. The new Lets comes in three dynamic dual-tone colour schemes with ...
Imphal: The residences of a minister in the Manipur government and two MLAs were set ablaze this evening in Churachandpur district. The houses belonged to Phungzaphang Tonsimg, Minister in charge of Family Welfare, and MLAs Manga Vaiphei from Henglep constituency and Vungzagin Valte from Thanlom constituency, police said. Churachandpur: Residences of Manipur Health Min, MLA of Thanlon & MLA of ...
Two days after the party expelled two of its Punjab MPs over "anti-party activities", dissident AAP MLA Pankaj Pushkar today announced his decision to launch an agitation against the Delhi government over lack of facilities in unauthorised colonies. Pushkar, who is the Timarpur MLA, said through the 'Satyagraha', starting tomorrow at Sangam Vihar, he wants to remind the ruling party of its promises ...
Karachi, Aug 31 (IANS) Loud explosions and gun fire erupted near a private university here on Monday night, a media report said. Initial reports suggest that heavy contingents of police and paramilitary Rangers have reached at the site and surrounded the university. Sibtain Naqvi, the Public Relation Officer of Habib University, however, has said that the incident took place outside the university ...
Islamabad, Aug 31 (IANS) Pakistan's top security advisor on Monday rejected US assertions that the dreaded Haqqani Network is orchestrating attacks in Afghanistan from Pakistani soil. Sartaj Aziz made the statement a day after US National Security Advisor Susan Rice told Pakistani leaders to stop the Haqqani Network from launching attacks on Afghanistan. The US security advisor met senior Pakistani ...
For the past couple of weeks, social media has been dominated by two things – the infamous Indrani Mukerjea case, where the family tree appears to be of national interest; and the demand by the Patels for reservation. We’ve seen videos of policemen vandalising vehicles. We’ve seen the shells of burnt buses. And we all have an opinion on the Patels’ contention.Hardik Patel and his antics – ...
New Delhi: This week, even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced (quoting the World Health Organisation) that India was free of maternal and neo-natal tetanus, the state of maternal health in Jharkhand indicates the long road still ahead in the country's dark spots. Modi was speaking at the just-concluded 24-nation Call to Action Summit, which discussed how to end preventable maternal ...
By Rajesh Kumar Singh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian growth slowed by more than expected in the quarter to June, a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi that will prompt more urgent calls from his aides for interest rate cuts. Many government officials in New Delhi had been talking of taking the baton of global growth in the wake of a deepening economic crisis in China. However, Monday's government ...
* June qtr growth 7 pct vs 7.5 pct in March qtr * Matches China's growth in the same quarter * Weakness in India's services sector drags growth * Analysts expect central bank to cut interest rates (Adds details, analysts quotes) By Rajesh Kumar Singh NEW DELHI, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Indian growth slowed by more than expected in the quarter to June, a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
HERAT, Afghanistan, Aug 31 (Reuters) - More than 100 girls were taken to hospital from their school in western Afghanistan on Monday after breathing in toxic gas, officials said, and police were investigating whether the incident was deliberate. Elements of Afghanistan's ultra-conservative society oppose education for girls and schools have periodically come under attack. As many as 124 girls were ...
New Delhi: India's healthcare sector is expected to be USD 280 billion in size by 2020, growing at a compound annual growth rate of 16 per cent, but it is in "dire need" of right policy framework and infrastructure push, says a FICCI-KPMG report. With the healthcare industry seeing a robust growth trajectory, workforce in the sector is expected to be at 7.4 million in 2022, said the report -- 'Healthcare: ...
A 19-year-old in the city of Dongguan, in the southern Chinese region of Guangdong Province, who went to his doctor complaining of a ear ache, was horrified when he was told that 26 cockroaches were living inside his ear.Li, 19, recalled that he woke up in the middle of the night with an unbearable itch in his ear that grew increasingly painful, reports news.com.au.In desperation, he stuck a finger ...
Citizens of the small Dutch town of Noordwijkerhout had a strange shock today when their little town market received a very unexpected visitor. Named Buba, the huge pachyderm had apparently just earlier strolled out of her circus in a nearby field and decided to do a little shopping. In a video captured by a surprised shopper, the elephant is seen quite literally checking out the stalls, trunk ...
HERAT, Afghanistan, Aug 31 (Reuters) - More than 100 girls were taken to hospital from their school in western Afghanistan on Monday after breathing in toxic gas, officials said, and police were investigating whether the incident was deliberate. Elements of Afghanistan's ultra-conservative society oppose education for girls and schools have periodically come under attack. As many as 124 girls were ...
A son of a samosa vendor in Pakistan has secured the top position in Class 12 examination, a media report said on Monday.Shah Faisal, like his father, sells samosas -- a fried snack with a savoury filling.His hard work and love for education turned him into a brilliant student, The News International reported.Shah Faisal has got himself enrolled for System Engineering program in the Peshawar University ...

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