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New Delhi: Even as we are yet to get over the shock of Uber cab rape case, a woman in Delhi has alleged that a taxi driver, while driving her to her destination, was masturbating. The woman gave a detailed description of the entire traumatic incident through several tweets and a post on Facebook.She was travelling in a TaxiForSure cab. The shocking incident came to her notice when she protested his ...
The BSE Sensex ended marginally lower on Tuesday, after hitting their highest intraday level in nearly 2-1/2 months, tracking weakness in Asian peers, which fell nearly 1 percent. The Nifty and the Sensex fell 0.13 percent each after earlier marking their highest intraday level since April 20. ...

Home cleaning tips for pet owners

2015-07-07 19:00:00

New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Owning a pet is like having a small child at home. No matter how many times you remove those urine stains or spend time keeping the house clean and organised, your furry friend always finds a way to mess it up. Regularly brush your pet to avoid shedding hair all over the house, says an expert. Here are some tips by Samrat Goyal and Ishan Baisoya, co-founders of Broomberg.in, ...
New York, July 7 (IANS) While high heels may help you put the best fashion foot forward, their prolonged use may be a step backward for the health of your feet, new research says. The research, done at a US university, proves that wearing high heels can strengthen the ankle initially, but leads to weakening and instability over time. "With prolonged use you get muscle shortening in the back of the ...
New Delhi: Even as we are yet to get over the shock of Uber cab rape case, a woman in Delhi has alleged that a taxi driver, while driving her to her destination, was masturbating. The woman gave a detailed description of the entire traumatic incident through several tweets and a post on Facebook.She was travelling in a TaxiForSure cab. The shocking incident came to her notice when she protested his ...
Chennai: A video clip showing a child (appears to be 4-year-old) drinking alcohol while a group of men cheering him on has gone viral on social media.Tamil Nadu police have already arrested two persons in this respect and are looking for other people who appeared in the video.The video was filmed last month in a village in Tiruvannamalai district, an NDTV report said. "We are questioning the accused. ...
NEW DELHI, July 7 (Reuters) - India will roll out its multi-billion dollar food welfare plan by December, the food minister said, allowing 67 percent of its 1.2 billion people access to cheap rice and wheat. The previous Congress-led government approved the National Food Security Act (NFSA) in August 2013. India's 29 states and seven federally administered territories had to implement it within a ...
By Noah Barkin BERLIN (Reuters) - "Today we need the Iron Chancellor," read the front-page headline in top-selling German newspaper Bild on Tuesday, next to a picture of Angela Merkel in a Prussian helmet. On page two, Bild laid out a 5-point plan for Merkel to bring along with her to a summit in Brussels in the evening that could prove decisive in sealing Greece's fate. The first point in the ...
Over the last week or so, Twitter has been all about the #SelfieWithDaughter hashtag-related targeting and shaming of actress Shruti Seth and activist Kavita Krishnan.Of course, the irony of these two women being abused in the crudest, most misogynistic terms by people who were purportedly expressing their support for the selfie-with-daughter movement, and had therefore positioned themselves against ...
Terrorism cost the Pakistani economy nearly $100 billion (Rs. 6.4 lakh crore) between 2004-05 and 2014-15, according to data in the Pakistan Economic Survey 2014-15. That's enough to finance Pakistan's education budget for 134 years (based on the current year). The losses are direct and indirect. Of the $6.63 billion lost due to terrorist attacks in 2013-14, 38 percent represented reduced tax collection ...
By Gopal Sharma THECHO, Nepal, July 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Shanti Maharjan, who gave birth to a baby girl 10 days ago, has spent the last two months living under corrugated iron sheets with her husband and five others after two major earthquakes reduced her mud-and-brick home to rubble. Adequate food, drinking water and aid such as tents and blankets have been hard to come by, she says, ...
NEW DELHI, July 7 (Reuters) - India will roll out its multi-billion dollar food welfare plan by December, the food minister said, allowing 67 percent of its 1.2 billion people access to cheap rice and wheat. The previous Congress-led government approved the National Food Security Act (NFSA) in August 2013. India's 29 states and seven federally administered territories had to implement it within a ...
By Gopal Sharma THECHO, Nepal, July 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Shanti Maharjan, who gave birth to a baby girl 10 days ago, has spent the last two months living under corrugated iron sheets with her husband and five others after two major earthquakes reduced her mud-and-brick home to rubble. Adequate food, drinking water and aid such as tents and blankets have been hard to come by, she says, ...
MUMBAI, July 7 (Reuters) - Indian shares ended marginally lower on Tuesday, after hitting their highest intraday level in nearly 2-1/2 months, tracking weakness in Asian peers, which fell nearly 1 percent. The NSE index and the BSE index fell 0.13 percent each after earlier marking their highest intraday level since April 20. For the midday report, click For stocks, see (Reporting by Karen ...
Sydney: An Australian judge banned a woman, who got a tattoo four weeks ago, from breastfeeding her 11-month-old child saying it will expose her baby to unacceptable risk, media reported on Thursday. Federal Circuit Court Judge Matthew Myers' decision comes despite the mother recording negative results on hepatitis and HIV tests, according to ABC channel. The judge determined that in this case, brought ...
Mary Smith, 76, left, is being adopted by Muriel Clayton, 92, today in Dallas. Muriel raised Muriel when she was 14. pic.twitter.com/auyacM9aHM— David Woo (@dwoo_woo) June 9, 2015 A 92-year-old Dallas woman legally adopted a 76-year-old as her daughter, after 60 years of referring to one another as mother and daughter.Muriel Clayton and Mary Smith, who are actually cousins, made it official in a ...
By Chiara Saldanha NEW DELHI, July 7 (Reuters) - The deaths of a number of witnesses in a massive fraud case surrounding cheating at college and government jobs has become the latest source of discomfort for India's ruling party, already on the defensive over influence trafficking allegations. Investigators say thousands of people got jobs or medical degrees from systematic exam cheating that generated ...
By Stella Dawson WASHINGTON, June 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Erica Hagen started mapping schools in the sprawling Nairobi slum of Kibera, she was surprised by their sheer number. Primary education is free in Kenya, yet its poorest people were supporting hundreds of informal, private schools. By geotagging the schools crammed into ramshackle huts and tucked down dirt alleyways, Hagen ...
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