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Vijayawada: At least 11 persons were killed and 30 injured when a private bus fell off a bridge into a canal in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh early Tuesday, officials said.The bus heading to Hyderabad from Bhubaneswar hit a bridge divider and plunged through the gap between the two lanes into the canal near Mollapadu.The Volvo bus belonging to Diwakar Travels met with the accident a few minutes ...
Fifteen years have passed since the bloody communal riots in Gujarat. Here is a recap of some of the major developments over the years. Burning of the Sabarmati Express, Godhra It all began with the burning of Sabarmati Express on 27th February 2002. According to reports, 58 people died and 43 were injured. Most of these were karsevaks, sympathisers of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, who were returning ...
Vatican City, Feb 27 (IANS/AKI) Merciful God will help Catholics up should they stumble on life's "uncertain" journey, Pope Francis said on Monday. "When the journey is uncertain and you fall, God, rich in mercy, will extend his hand to pick you up," Francis tweeted. His nine-language @pontifex account on Twitter has over 30 million followers. --IANS/AKI vd ...
Chennai: An umbrella body of nine bank unions has called a day-long strike on Tuesday to protest the government's "anti-people banking reforms" and to press for compensation to employees for extra work done on account of demonetisation and booking loan defaulters. The United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU), comprising nine unions -- AIBEA, AIBOC, NCBE, AIBOA, BEFI, INBEF, INBOC, NOBW and NOBO -- will ...
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, who alongwith Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief minister Akhilesh Yadav is leading the campaign of the Congress-Samajwadi Party coalition, addressed an election rally in Allahabad on February 21, 2017. He repeated the claims about the performance of the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government (UPA) and the current National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government ...
Vijayawada: At least 11 persons were killed and 30 injured when a private bus fell off a bridge into a canal in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh early Tuesday, officials said.The bus heading to Hyderabad from Bhubaneswar hit a bridge divider and plunged through the gap between the two lanes into the canal near Mollapadu.The Volvo bus belonging to Diwakar Travels met with the accident a few minutes ...
Colorado: An incident of possible hate crime has come to light in a US town where a house of an Indian man was trashed with eggs, dog poop and hate messages.The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is investigating the case which took place in Southern Colorado on February 6.Authorities believe it was the work of group of people because of the all the damage.According to reports in Denver media, hateful ...
BEIJING  - China's economy faces risks from international uncertainties and excess factory capacity this year, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday. The world's second-largest economy grew 6.7 percent last year, easing from the pace in 2015 but roughly in the middle of the government's target range of 6.5-7 percent. Yet, even as China's exports are finally showing signs of recovering after ...
Fifteen years have passed since the bloody communal riots in Gujarat. Here is a recap of some of the major developments over the years. Burning of the Sabarmati Express, Godhra It all began with the burning of Sabarmati Express on 27th February 2002. According to reports, 58 people died and 43 were injured. Most of these were karsevaks, sympathisers of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, who were returning ...
During the times of Kabir in the 15th century, India simmered with communal tension, the reason why he wrote and sung so passionately about Hindu-Muslim unity. Like a huge flash in the pan, a riot would erupt quickly, consume what it could and die. In India in the last few decades, this flash has been replaced by a slow burn inside a volcano –temperature continues to rise, but you don’t feel it ...
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's Samsung Group on Tuesday said it has dismantled its corporate strategy office, the nerve centre of operations for the sprawling conglomerate, following its chief's arrest amid a graft scandal that could bring down President Park Geun-hye. Samsung, in a statement, said top group executives including Vice Chairman Choi Gee-sung and President Chang Choong-ki had resigned ...
New Delhi: Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur whose social media campaign against the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) went viral, on Tuesday announced her withdrawal from the campaign."I'm withdrawing from the campaign. Congratulations everyone. I request to be left alone. I said what I had to say..." Kaur said in a tweet."I have been through a lot and this is all my 20 year self could ...
Feb 28 (Reuters) - Lupin Ltd * Received final approval for its Oxycodone and Acetaminophen tablets USP, 2.5 mg/325 mg, 5 mg/325 mg, 7.5 mg/325 mg and 10 mg/325 mg from USFDA * Says Lupin shall commence promoting the product shortly * Oxycodone and Acetaminophen tablets USP, are indicated for relief of moderate to moderately severe pain Source text: (http://bit.ly/2mFooGX) Further company co ...
Feb 28 (Reuters) - Lupin Ltd: * Says Lupin receives FDA approval for generic Suprep bowel prep kit * Says Lupin shall commence promoting the product shortly * Says drug indicated for cleansing of the colon in preparation for colonoscopy in adults Source text: http://bit.ly/2ltf60p Further company coverage: ...
Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has banned training institutions from offering courses on Reiki therapy, the media reported on Tuesday. The ban covers 1,000 private training centres which will be monitored to ensure compliance, Xinhua news agency reported. The ban followed an order issued this month to stop all forms of Reiki therapy in Saudi Arabia. Reiki is an alternative therapy that is said to reduce stress ...
New York: Dodo, an extinct bird whose name has entered popular culture as a symbol of stupidity, was actually fairly smart, new research suggests. The overall size of the dodo's brain in relation to its body size was on par with its closest living relatives: Pigeons - birds whose ability to be trained implies a moderate level of intelligence. "It is not impressively large or impressively small -- ...
West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) serves the people of West Bengal with a slew of measures towards providing Quality Power and Customer Service, with an annual turnover of more than Rs.18,000 crores.It already provides services to more than 1.68 crores customers spread over 87,000 sq.km.Name of the Post: Assistant EngineerPay Scale: Rs. 15600-39100/-  +  ...
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) has officially released the answer keys of the CCS-I Examination (Group-I Services). It is currently available on their official website – tnpsc.gov.inAs part of Group I recruitment, TNPSC had earlier released a notification to fill 86 posts for various categories. The payscale for these posts were Rs.15600- 39100 +G.P Rs 5400. A total of 14,623 ...

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