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Srinagar: The Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday came out in the open stating that the party is ready to sacrifice the government a thousand times if it can safeguard the interests of the people of Kashmir and save them from tyrannical times. In a statement issued from the party head office, PDP's Srinagar District President and MLC Mohammad Khurshid Alam said the reasons that the BJP gave for ...
New Delhi: CEA Arvind Subramanian's press conference on his decision to quit ahead of his term ending May 2019. Some excerpts: "It has been the best job I ever had or will ever have. It was enriching and exciting. I will go back with the happiest best memories of this tenure. I will always be committed to serving the country in future," he said. "We have not fixed the last date," Subramanian, said ...

Dogs can read your face!

2018-06-20 18:27:00

[U.S.A.], Jun 20 (ANI): Turns out, dogs can understand what's written all over your face.A new research conducted by Springer claims that dogs use different parts of their brain to process negative and positive emotions cued by human facial expressions.For example, if a dog turns its head to the left, it could be picking up that someone is angry, fearful or happy. If there is a look of surprise on ...
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) With India estimated to generate 25,000 tonnes of plastic waste every day, media professional Abhimanyu Chakrovorthy, 31, is all set for a 10,000 km crowdfunded motorcycle expedition through India and five neighbouring Southeast Asian countries to spread awareness of its pernicious effects and to encourage people to shun its use. "I have always been environmentally conscious ...
[India] June 21(ANI): A group of differently-abled people in Mumbai have defied societal norms by performing yoga on the eve of 4th edition of International Yoga Day.Speaking to ANI, Nilotpal Mrinal said, "I represent a forum called national forum for differently abled. We as differently abled people have always tried to be a part of the society. On the eve of International Yoga Day, we have come forward ...
[India] June 21(ANI): The Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB) arrested seven people including Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Chairman of an autonomous district council in Chandel district, Lutkhosei Zou, with drugs valued at over Rs 27 crore on Wednesday.The seizures include 4.595kg of heroin, 28kg of World is Yours (WY) tablets and Rs 57.18 lakh and old currency notes worth Rs. 95,000.The team ...
[United States], June 21 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order to "keep families together" amid the massive backlash over his administration's policy of separating children from their parents at the US-Mexico border."We're signing an executive order. I consider it to be a very important executive order. It's about keeping families together, while at the ...
[Suriname], June 21 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind underscored the South-South cooperation as an important pillar of the Indo-Surinamese relations.While delivering an address in the Suriname assembly on Wednesday, President Kovind highlighted the various Indian initiatives to strengthen the bilateral relations.He said that India will extend a Line of Credit of US Dollars 27.5 million to support a ...
The biggest argument against granting full statehood to Delhi is Arvind Kejriwal himself. If an election leads to the elevation of what a former Union Home Minister, Sushil Kumar Shinde, called a "yeda" Chief Minister -- yeda is a Marathi word for unhinged -- when referring to Kejriwal, then the risk of elevating the status of the national capital cannot be taken. Shinde's ire related to Kejriwal's ...
The Kashmir police on Friday released photos of who they believe to be responsible for the death of journalist Shujaat Bukhari in Srinagar which took place on Thursday evening. The editor of Rising Kashmir was shot dead along with a security officer near his office in an area where many newspaper offices are located called Srinagar's Press Colony. The death has garnered widespread outrage among journalists ...
Srinagar: The Peoples Democratic Party on Wednesday came out in the open stating that the party is ready to sacrifice the government a thousand times if it can safeguard the interests of the people of Kashmir and save them from tyrannical times. In a statement issued from the party head office, PDP's Srinagar District President and MLC Mohammad Khurshid Alam said the reasons that the BJP gave for ...
New Delhi: The Haryana government has issued a circular reminding all its officials that they are required to stand up while meeting MPs and MLAs and that they should respond to any communication from them promptly. The circular is merely a repetition of one sent to the state government by the Union government. However, it has attracted attention considering the ongoing face-off between IAS officers ...
Senators have voted to lift almost a century-old prohibition on cannabis, making it convenient for Canadians to legally purchase and consume recreational marijuana by mid September.The federal government's bill legalising recreational marijuana was passed on Tuesday by a vote of 52-29, paving the way for a fully legal cannabis market within eight to 12 weeks."I'm feeling just great. We've just witnessed ...
[USA], June 20 (ANI): Did you know! Psychological stress can also cause vision loss, finds a study."There is clear evidence of a psychosomatic component to vision loss, as stress is an important cause ? not just a consequence ? of progressive vision loss resulting from diseases such as glaucoma, optic neuropathy, diabetic retinopathy, and age-related macular degeneration," said Bernhard Sabel, lead ...
Washington: An American televangelist is asking his followers to chip in so his ministry can purchase a brand new Dassault Falcon 7X, which costs about $54 million, after having a divine conversation with Jesus Christ, the media reported. Louisiana-based Jesse Duplantis, leader of Jesse Duplantis Ministries and the owner of three other private jets, has said that the planes get him closer to God ...
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 ...
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) will declare the results of class 10 examinations on June 26. Candidates who had appeared for the exams may check the official website, biharboard.ac.in The bihar board had conducted the class 10 exam from 21 to 28 February. The practical examinations were held from 22 to 24 January.As per reports, it is estimated that approximately 17.70 lakh students had ...
The State Bank of India (SBI) has released the admit card for the preliminary examination for the recruitment of probationary officers (PO).Candidates who had applied for the examinations need to visit the official website, sbi.co.in for more details. The online preliminary examination for the recruitment of 2000 probationary officers is scheduled to be held on July 1, 7 and 8. Since the bank has ...

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