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SEOUL/NEW YORK: North Korea said on Friday it might test a hydrogen bomb on the Pacific Ocean after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to destroy the country, with leader Kim Jong Un promising to make a “mentally deranged” Trump pay dearly for his threats.Kim, who has traded ever-more heightened rhetoric with Trump, did not specify what his response would be. His comments were believed to be the ...
Mumbai: Fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim is still in Pakistan, his brother Iqbal Kaskar has told the interrogators from the Intelligence Bureau and the Thane police's crime branch, officials said on Thursday. Thane police arrested Kaskar two days ago in Mumbai in a case of extortion. "Along with crime branch officials, Iqbal is also being questioned by the IB officials for the last two days and he ...
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar said he had plans chalked out for openers David Warner and Hilton Cartwright, the two wickets he got first up as India beat Australia by 50 runs in the second ODI here at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. "Yes I planned. First bowl I bowled I knew there is some swing on the wicket. "Specially for Warner, generally I bowl outswingers to him in Tests ...
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Thursday lauded Virat Kohli's innings of 92 against Australia at the Eden Gardens here in the second One Day International, saying he is always a treat to watch. "He is always a treat to watch. It's another good innings from Virat," Ganguly, who is also the president of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), told reporters here during ...
Mumbai: Fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim is still in Pakistan, his brother Iqbal Kaskar has told the interrogators from the Intelligence Bureau and the Thane police's crime branch, officials said on Thursday. Thane police arrested Kaskar two days ago in Mumbai in a case of extortion. "Along with crime branch officials, Iqbal is also being questioned by the IB officials for the last two days and he ...
[India], September 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today visit his constituency, Varanasi, and will flag off a direct train service to Vadodara.During his two-day visit to his Varanasi, Prime Minister Modi will also dedicate the Deendayal Hastkala Sankul to the nation and flag off the Mahamana Express. This train will connect Varanasi with Surat and Vadodara in Gujarat.The Prime Minister's ...
New York: Pakistan has now become 'terroristan', India told the United Nations in response to its Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi's emphasis that Islamabad was not prepared to be anyone's scapegoat."In its short history, Pakistan has become a geography synonymous with terror. The quest for a land of pure has actually produced the land of pure terror. Pakistan is now Terroristan," India said, in ...
Boeing Co said it sees demand for new airplanes worth $650 billion in Southeast Asia over the next two decades. The world's biggest plane maker projected a demand for 4,210 new airplanes in the region over the next 20 years, adding it saw annual traffic growth in Southeast Asia at 6.2 percent. Single-aisle airplanes, like the 737 MAX, would account for more than 70 percent of new deliveries, Boeing ...
(Image source: Facebook/arnabgoswami.fanpage)Journalist Arnab Goswami is certainly not new to controversy. His relatively new media venture Republic TV has gotten into spats with Congress MP Shashi Tharoor over the yet unsolved death of his wife and with activist and former AAP member SP Udayakumar. Certainly one for taking on the establishment and ‘wag the finger’ attitude, it appears this time ...
On September 16, Senior economist and former Chief Economic Advisor Kaushik Basu put out this tweet : “Hyper nationalists in all countries share a common trait – a sense of inferiority about their own nation and the need to imitate others.” Naturally, it found favour with the hated liberals, and riled the “nationalists”. Even as the Reserve Bank of India’s annual report has exposed demonetisation ...
SEOUL/NEW YORK: North Korea said on Friday it might test a hydrogen bomb on the Pacific Ocean after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to destroy the country, with leader Kim Jong Un promising to make a “mentally deranged” Trump pay dearly for his threats.Kim, who has traded ever-more heightened rhetoric with Trump, did not specify what his response would be. His comments were believed to be the ...
By Elias Glenn and Yawen Chen BEIJING (Reuters) - China's attempts to reduce risks from its rapid buildup in debt are not working as quickly as expected and credit growth is still too fast, S&P Global Ratings said on Friday, a day after it downgraded the country's sovereign credit rating. While S&P warned months ago that a cut may be on the cards, it said it decided to make the call after concluding ...
[USA], Sep 22 (ANI): Beware! Young people, especially kids and teenagers, taking anti-epileptic drugs may experience elevated rates of bone fractures, finds a recent study.The research also found that anti-epileptic drugs may cause reductions in bone mineral density and lower limb muscle force.Researchers analysed 23 individuals aged 5-18 years.They had been asked to take anti-epileptic drugs for at ...
[India], Sep 21 (ANI): More than four million people in India are afflicted with some form of dementia, with Alzheimer's being the most common cause.Alzheimer's is a progressive, degenerative ailment of the brain. What makes this disease so severe is the fact that there is no definitive treatment to cure or slow its progress till date.Even though some medications can temporarily help manage symptoms ...
London: Russian President Vladimir Putin does not have bad days because he is "not a woman", and would rather not shower next to a gay man because he wouldn't want to "provoke him".The Russian President's comments came in series of interviews with American film director Oliver Stone on topics ranging from geopolitics to gay rights and Edward Snowden."The Putin Interviews", a documentary comprised of ...
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 ...
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) released the results of Teachers' Eligibility Test (TET) 2017 results on September 21.The overall pass percent is 17.84 per cent which means atleast 83 per cent  of candidates who had appeared for the TET have failed. The TET 2017 exam was conducted in June this year at 348 centers and the results were declared by BSEB chief, Anand Kishore. For the examination ...
Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has declared the results of the Bihar Teacher Eligibility Test (BTET) 2017.Candidates who had taken part in the eligibility test, may check their results at the official website, biharboard.ac.inCandidates who wish to join as teacher in the schools of bihar state are required to qualify in the Bihar Teacher Eligibility Test (BTET).The board had conducted the online ...


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