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Mumbai: Gangster Abu Salem’s plea for 45 days’ parole to get married for a second time was rejected by authorities on Saturday morning. Salem, who is currently serving a life sentence for his involvement in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, had written to jail authorities on February 16, seeking parole to marry Mumbai-based Sayed Bahar Kausar alias Heena. According to a report in Hindustan Times, Salem ...
New Delhi: An ordinance to award death penalty to those convicted of raping a child up to 12 years of age is likely to come up before the Union Cabinet on Saturday. Against the backdrop of outrage over the incidents of rape of minors in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao and Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua, the government plans to bring the ordinance to amend the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, sources ...
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Actress Parineeti Chopra says Melbourne's food culture, artistic vibe and natural beauty has impressed her. Parineeti, the first Indian woman ambassador of the "Friend of Australia" (FOA) advocacy panel by Tourism Australia, has visited the country for the third time. "Melbourne is voted as the world's most liveable city in the world and I completely agree! Everything ...
Pune, April 21 (IANS) Opener Shane Watson hit a fantastic 106-run knock as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) thrashed Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 64 runs here on Friday to register their third win in four games in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Veteran Australian all-rounder Watson took just 51 deliveries to bring up his third IPL century, guided by nine boundaries and six sixes, to propel Chennai to a massive ...
Mumbai: Gangster Abu Salem’s plea for 45 days’ parole to get married for a second time was rejected by authorities on Saturday morning. Salem, who is currently serving a life sentence for his involvement in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, had written to jail authorities on February 16, seeking parole to marry Mumbai-based Sayed Bahar Kausar alias Heena. According to a report in Hindustan Times, Salem ...
New Delhi: An ordinance to award death penalty to those convicted of raping a child up to 12 years of age is likely to come up before the Union Cabinet on Saturday. Against the backdrop of outrage over the incidents of rape of minors in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao and Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua, the government plans to bring the ordinance to amend the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, sources ...
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he had a "wonderful meeting" with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and discussed multiple aspects relating to bilateral cooperation as well as other global issues. Modi met Merkel during a brief stopover in Berlin after wrapping up his visit to the United Kingdom where he attended the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting and held a series of bilateral ...
[Afghanistan], April 21 (ANI): Five civilians were killed in a mine explosion in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province on Friday.As per the officials, the incident occurred near Haska Mina district of Nangarhar province as a civilian vehicle hit an IED, reports the Tolo News.Provincial governor's spokesperson Attaullah Khogyani has confirmed the incident and further said that nine other civilians ...
Today, some Members of Parliament initiated proceedings for the removal of the current Chief Justice of India by submitting a notice to the Chairman of Rajya Sabha.  A judge may be removed from office through a motion adopted by Parliament on grounds of ‘proven misbehaviour or incapacity’.  While the Constitution does not use the word ‘impeachment’, it is colloquially used to refer ...
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New Delhi: Congress leader and former Union Minister Ashwani Kumar opposed his party's decision of moving an impeachment motion against the Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra and said that the move could have been avoided.He added that if he would have been a Member of Parliament and had been given the paper to sign, he would not have done it."I would not like to get into the merits of the controversy, ...
Chennai: Bharatiya Janata Party leader S Ve Shekher on Friday tendered an apology for his derogatory remark against the women reporters. Shekher in a statement said that he posted the remark on the social media site without reading it. "I had posted it without reading the message. It was removed immediately after my friend pointed it out. If I had hurt anyone, it was not on purpose and I extend my ...
[USA], Apr 21 (ANI): Belly fat, even in people who are not otherwise overweight, is bad for the heart, a recent study revealed."See your doctor if your waist is bigger than your hips," said study author Dr Jose Medina-Inojosa from the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.Body mass index (BMI), which is weight relative to height in kg/m2, is used to categorise adults as underweight, normal weight, overweight ...

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[USA], Apr 21 (ANI): Faster walking patients with heart disease are hospitalised less, a recent study has found.The three-year University of Ferrara study was conducted in 1,078 hypertensive patients, of whom 85% also had coronary heart disease and 15% also had valve disease.Patients were then asked to walk 1 km on a treadmill at what they considered to be a moderate intensity.3 Patients were classified ...
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 admit cards for Common Law admission test (CLAT) 2018 conducted by Chanakya National Law University will be available for download on the official website - clat.ac.in from April 26.It is compulsory for candidates to bring this admit card to the exam venue, without which they will be barred entry into the test hall. CLAT is an all India entrance test, conducted by any of the 17 National Law Universities ...
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) will release the results of the Class 10 and Class 12 board examinations in the first week of May.Students who had appeared for the examinations may check their status and scores from the official website, biharboard.ac.in The board had conducted the examinations for intermediate classes on February 16, 2018 and the board exam for matriculation classes on ...

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