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Bhubaneswer: In a shocking incident, a man carried the body of his wife on his shoulders nearly 12 km because the hospital allegedly failed to provide an ambulance and he couldn't afford to hire a mortuary van. Dana Majhi's wife Amang, 42, died from tuberculosis in the district hospital in Bhawanipatna town in Odisha. According to Odisha TV, Despite all his efforts, Dana Manjhi could not get any ...
The forthcoming assembly election in Uttar Pradesh has become a huge battle of nerves for all the political parties in the northern Indian state. Muslims being a fifth of the state population are a key target for all the political parties.The biggest fight for Muslim votes is between Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). The Congress Party doesn’t have much hope of getting Muslim ...
Britain's vote to leave the European Union has spurred a surge in the number of financial service industry workers now based in the UK applying to work in Berlin's burgeoning fintech scene, several of the city's start-ups told Reuters. The German capital is jostling to position itself as a hub for the financial technology - fintech - industry and is home to some 70 companies, more than double the ...
Mumbai, Aug 25 (IANS) Sushant Singh Rajput has never shied away from taking risks be it his stint on the small screen or taking a plunge into Bollywood with offbeat films like "Kai Po Che!" and "Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!". The actor says he craves for excitement in life, adding that for him "risks are essential but very overrated". Asked about the transformation as an individual and as an actor ...
Bhubaneswer: In a shocking incident, a man carried the body of his wife on his shoulders nearly 12 km because the hospital allegedly failed to provide an ambulance and he couldn't afford to hire a mortuary van. Dana Majhi's wife Amang, 42, died from tuberculosis in the district hospital in Bhawanipatna town in Odisha. According to Odisha TV, Despite all his efforts, Dana Manjhi could not get any ...
The forthcoming assembly election in Uttar Pradesh has become a huge battle of nerves for all the political parties in the northern Indian state. Muslims being a fifth of the state population are a key target for all the political parties.The biggest fight for Muslim votes is between Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). The Congress Party doesn’t have much hope of getting Muslim ...
Britain's vote to leave the European Union has spurred a surge in the number of financial service industry workers now based in the UK applying to work in Berlin's burgeoning fintech scene, several of the city's start-ups told Reuters. The German capital is jostling to position itself as a hub for the financial technology - fintech - industry and is home to some 70 companies, more than double the ...
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India said on Thursday that it sees no immediate security risk from the leak to an Australian newspaper of secret documents detailing the capability of a French-designed submarine being built for its navy. The defence ministry said it had taken up the matter with the French government after The Australian newspaper splashed a story on Wednesday saying it had obtained more than ...
The forthcoming assembly election in Uttar Pradesh has become a huge battle of nerves for all the political parties in the northern Indian state. Muslims being a fifth of the state population are a key target for all the political parties.The biggest fight for Muslim votes is between Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). The Congress Party doesn’t have much hope of getting Muslim ...

India's Olympic shame

2016-08-24 08:18:55

Across the country, people who once associated vaults with banks and DC comics are now allowing ‘Produnova’ to roll off their tongues.Pizza chains are giving away freebies to women called Sindhu.The clouds that shrouded Indian wrestling in the wake of the Narsingh Yadav doping scandal have been partially blown away by Sakshi Malik.And, somehow, Indians credit themselves for forgetting the washed-out ...
By Michael Nienaber BERLIN (Reuters) - German business morale deteriorated sharply in August posting the steepest monthly drop since the height of the euro zone debt crisis in 2012, a survey showed on Thursday, in a sign that Brexit has weighed more heavily on sentiment among executives. The Munich-based Ifo economic institute said its business climate index, based on a monthly survey of some 7,000 ...
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India said on Thursday that it sees no immediate security risk from the leak to an Australian newspaper of secret documents detailing the capability of a French-designed submarine being built for its navy. The defence ministry said it had taken up the matter with the French government after The Australian newspaper splashed a story on Wednesday saying it had obtained more than ...
, Aug. 25 (ANI): A study has recently revealed that people with psychosis engage in low levels of physical activity.The study of more than 200,000 people in nearly 50 countries also said that men with psychosis are over two times more likely to miss global activity targets compared to people without the illness.The research, led by King's College London and the South London and Maudsley (SLaM) NHS ...
, Aug. 25 (ANI): A new research says that Pennsylvania residents with the highest exposure to active natural gas wells operated by the hydraulic fracturing industry are nearly twice as likely to suffer from a combination of migraine headaches, chronic nasal and sinus symptoms and severe fatigue.Researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health said that their findings add to a growing ...
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 -- ...
Astronomers, though not entirely sure what it is, are viewing a ball of hot gas billions of light years away that is radiating the energy of hundreds of billions of suns. If the gas ball is the result of a supernova, then it's the most powerful supernova ever seen. An international team of professional and amateur astronomers spotted the possible supernova, now called ASASSN-15lh, when ...
Chennai: The UK-based Staffordshire University, having an international reputation of delivering quality skills-based vocational education for over 100 years through its specifically designed coursework and faculty with real-world expertise, is going to conduct student counseling sessions and provide on-spot offers in Chennai on 5th August 2016. Priyanka Mishra, the Country Coordinator of Staffordshire ...
In Image: Muslim children read the Koran at a madrasa in the northern Indian city of Mathura. The government increased the spending on the Scheme for Providing Quality Education in Madrasas (SPQEM), launched in 2009-10, from Rs 46 crore to Rs 294 crore–a five-fold increase. The central government has spent over Rs 1,000 crore over seven years to modernise madrasas (an Arabic word for educational ...

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