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Bengaluru: Actor-turned-politician Divya Spandana, aka Ramya, who has been trolled on social media for her 'Pakistan is not hell' remark, has been slapped with a sedition case. Sedition charges in Karnataka: Amnesty India is not the firstThe case has been filed in the court of the Judicial Magistrate First Class by advocate Vithal Gowda, who has been quoted by reports as saying that he is 'appalled' ...
Beijing: Real estate and entertainment conglomerate Dalian Wanda Group Co expects to seal two billion-dollar film-related deals in the United States this year, chairman Wang Jianlin said on Tuesday, as China's richest man steps up his push into Hollywood. After completing the acquisition of two non-production film companies - each worth above $1 billion - Dalian Wanda's next target would be a so-called ...
Greater Noida, Aug 24 (IANS) Bowlers dominated with the pink ball with as many as 17 wickets falling on the opening day of the Duleep Trophy clash between India Red and India Green at the Greater Noida Sports Complex here on Tuesday. At stumps, India Green were on 116/7 in their first innings, trailing India Red's first innings total by 45 runs. Sourabh Tiwary (27 not out) and Ashok Dinda (8 n.o.) ...
Canberra, Aug 23 (IANS) The rise in popularity of Australia's domestic Big Bash League (BBL) Twenty20 tournament and the growing interest in the women's game has propelled cricket to become the nation's most popular participation sport. On Tuesday, Cricket Australia (CA) revealed that record numbers of Australians picked up the bat and ball in 2015-16, including a record number of women, with almost ...
President Pranab Mukherjee today inaugurated the new office building of Bharat Chamber of Commerce in Kolkata."I am indeed very happy to have this opportunity to inaugurate this new office building that will house the Bharat Chamber of Commerce. The Bharat Chamber of Commerce is one of India's oldest chambers with a history going back to the year 1900 when it was formed as an Association of Merchants ...
The Uttar Pradesh ATS and Rajasthan CID, in a joint operation, today arrested a suspected ISI agent in Lucknow.The suspected agent has been identified as Jamal-ud-din, a resident of Gajipur District.It is reported that Jamal-ud-din used to distribute money to other agents at ISI"s order after completion of their work.He will be taken into remand tomorrow. (ANI) ...
By Barani Krishnan NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Tuesday after Reuters reported that Iran was sending positive signals that it may support joint OPEC action to prop up the market. The third-largest producer in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Tehran has been boosting output since the lifting of Western sanctions in January. It refused to join ...
EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Leaving the European Union will sap Scotland's economy by between 1.7 and 11.2 billion pounds ($14.76 billion) by 2030, depending on which new trade relationship Britain chooses, the Scottish government said on Tuesday. Presenting the figures, Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she was seeking "in good faith" to negotiate the Scottish chapter of the terms under which ...
Gymnast Dipa Karmakar, shuttler P.V Sindhu and wrestler, Sakshi Malik were welcomed with great fanfare and celebration today after creating history at the Olympics in Rio. While Karmakar did not win, Sindhu became the youngest Indian to win a medal, silver in badminton, and Sakshi Malik won the bronze. Tripura: Gymnast Dipa Karmakar arrives in Agartala, gets a grand welcome pic.twitter.com/jm7ZYFav5p— ...
It is rather simple. Hillary Clinton will be an extension of the Obama administration, a proven anti-India administration.From April 2015 to March 2016, Obama gave the most sophisticated military hardware worth $ 1.62 Billion to Pakistan despite strong opposition from some American lawmakers and India. In sharp contrast, Republican Presidents are more friendly towards India. Democrats have never given ...
By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar slid against the yen on Tuesday, as investors shifted their focus away from hawkish remarks on U.S. interest rates by Federal Reserve officials and towards a speech on Friday by Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Yellen will speak at the annual meeting of world central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, at the end of the week. Investors are anxious ...
By Hilary Russ NEW YORK (Reuters) - Homebuilders helped lift both U.S. and European stock markets on Tuesday, while oil prices got a boost from Iran's positive signals about an output freeze. On Wall Street, technology companies led the Nasdaq to a record intraday high and robust housing market data strengthened the case for a firming economy. Housing stocks jumped 2 percent after the Commerce ...
Insulin injections may play major role in your diabetes treatment.So here's some solid advice from Dr. Sanjay Kalra Bharti Hospital, Karnal to set your mind, and your body at rest.Fisrt, insulin needs to be injected into fatty areas beneath the skin and not into the muscles. Also, do not inject into scar tissue, swellings moles, nerves, varicose veins, or bruised sites.Second, there are a few areas ...
New Delhi, Aug 23 (ANI): Almost every new mom knows that she is giving her newborn the best start in life by breastfeeding and not a day goes by without more evidence.According to Dr Avinash Lakkampally, MD, pediatrician registered on Buzz4health, "Breastfeeding is the best medicine a mother can give her children during the first six months of their growth.""Breast milk is packed with disease-fighting ...
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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