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A day after Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan accepted Telugu Desam Party's (TDP) no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi Government, MP JC Diwakar Reddy has decided not to attend the session as he is "fed up" of his party and the Centre."I am not going to attend the Parliament session. You can say that I violated the party whip instructions. I am fed up with Centre and our TDP government. And ...
Islamabad: The federal cabinet, headed by Pakistan's caretaker prime minister Justice (retd) Nasir-ul-Mulk, on Wednesday approved to hold an open trial of jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in regards to the Al-Azizia and the Flagship Investment cases.The cabinet also revoked an earlier decision to conduct proceedings against Sharif inside the Adiala jail in Rawalpindi, where he and his daughter ...

Japan exhibits handmade products

2018-07-18 13:58:00

[Japan], July 18 (ANI): Around 3,000 artistes on Wednesday participated in the "Handmade in Japan Festival 2018" in Tokyo.A variety of innovative and unique fashion products, toys, and household goods were introduced at the festival. The products were handmade and produced in very small numbers, and some are unique in the world.A pottery artist displayed his innovative work. When displayed upside down, ...
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The decades keep on passing by, the trends keep on turning outdated and modern, but the blazers have never grown obsolete for women. They are the real game-changers in current affairs of the fashion world so make the right choice. Nidhi Yadav, Creative Head and Founder, AKS Clothings and Ashima Sharma, Fashion Designer and Founder, Ashima S Couture, list some trends ...
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday claimed that officials working on electrification projects under his government reached every village, remotest of areas to fulfil his promise to the nation. "From the ramparts of Red Fort, I announced every village will be electrified. We walked the talk and went to every village. We not only focussed on electrification but also reformed the distribution ...
[India], Jul 19 (ANI): A Pakistani man, who disguised as Indian on a matrimonial site, allegedly threatened a Mumbai woman with murder after she rejected his marriage proposal.Narrating her ordeal, the woman said that she got a request from the Pakistani national through a matrimonial site who claimed to be an Indian-based doctor working in London.The man had claimed that he is from Nagpur and following ...
Jerusalem: Israel's parliament on Thursday passed into law a controversial bill that defines the country as an exclusively Jewish state. The "Jewish nation state" bill downgrades Arabic as an official language and says advancing Jewish settlement is a national interest. It also states that the "whole and united" Jerusalem is its capital, BBC reported. Israeli Arab MPs condemned the legislation but ...
Cape Town: Leaders of media organisations from BRICS countries have met here in South Africa, seeking closer cooperation to make their voice heard on major international issues. In a welcome message on Wednesday at the 3rd BRICS Media Forum, the organisers said media cooperation will help to change the narrative of the work BRICS countries are doing, Xinhua reported. The forum is co-hosted ...
The coalition government comprising the JD(S) and the Congress in Karnataka seems to be a little too much for Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy. But according to him, it was the challenge of the job at hand that got him emotional at a public meeting on Saturday and not the pressures of being in a coalition government or the Congress party itself. #Kumaraswamy #tears #HemaDas #TearsOfJoyMy #cartoon for ...

Are brutes capable of reform?

2018-07-13 12:37:36

Every time a criminal is sentenced to death, popular opinion is divided into three camps – those who believe the noose is not punishment enough; those who believe justice has been served; and those who believe capital punishment should be abolished. The last few days have kept all three camps busy, with two appeals against the death sentence in high-profile cases being rejected. The Supreme Court ...
New Delhi: Days after the walls of his office in his constituency Thiruvananthapuram were defaced by Bharatiya Janata Party youth wing members, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has wondered whether "Talibanisation of Hinduism" has started. Tharoor had recently courted a huge controversy with remarks that the BJP, if voted to power again, will rewrite the Constitution and pave the way for creation of ...
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha would take up debate on opposition-sponsored no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government brought by the Telugu Desam Party and opposition parties, with Speaker Sumitra Mahajan admitting the notice. "The House will take up the debate (on the motion) on Friday, July 20th. The discussion will be held for the full day, followed by voting on it," Mahajan announced ...
[USA] July 19 (ANI): When resident physicians visit the homes of their former hospital patients they are in a better position to assess their needs.These doctors are also able to better understand the important role that community services and agencies play in keeping them at home and out of the hospital.According to a recent study, resident physicians, commonly known as residents, often develop the ...
Panaji: Refusing to clarify whether the fish from neighbouring states contained formalin, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday banned the entry of fish consignments into the state for 15 days. The decision comes a day before the upcoming monsoon session of the Goa Legislative Assembly, even as the Bharatiya Janata Party-led coalition government has faced criticism for trying to downplay the ...
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 High Court of Karnataka has released the notification for the recruitment of 834 oath commissioners. Candidates who wish to apply for the positions may do so by submitting the online application available at the official website, www.karnatakajudiciary.kar.nic.in Last date to submit applications: July 31, 2018 11:59 PM Eligibility Criteria Advocates applying for these posts must not have attained the ...
Teachers Recruitment Board (TRB), Tamil Nadu has invited online applications for the posts 186 of assistant professors / assistant professors (pre-law) in government law colleges. Candidates who wish to apply can do so by submitting their applications online before August 6, 2018. Post name: Assistant professors / Assistant professors (pre-law) Vacancies: 186 Posts Eligibility criteria: Assistant ...

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