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Daily Archives: 30th March 2018

Allegations of Financial Irregularities Against Mr. Mohanty, VC of Central University of Orissa

Central University of Orissa shut down all academic activities indefinitely and ordered the students to leave hostels on March 15, 2018.

Here are Some Superfoods Every Superwoman Needs

A woman's nutritional needs are quite different from that of a man. These requirements change with age as she goes through menstruation, pregnancy, lactation, and menopause.

Have fun in the sun With These Cool Tips

Everyone likes to enjoy the sun for these three months, but if we are not careful about our skin, we may have more regrets than pleasant summer memories.

Tejashwi Yadav Accuses RSS of Inciting Riots in Bihar

After communal violence has reportedly spread to eight cities in Bihar, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Friday accused Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of inciting riots in the state.

Tribal Women in Jashpur Getting Self Empowered Against all Odds

Amid threats by Naxals, tribal women in Jashpur district of Chattisgarh are surging ahead to become self-reliant and are earning their livelihood through silk rearing.

Tollywood Supports Naidu for Special Category Status Fight

Telugu cinema industry on Friday extended support to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu for special category status fight.

Retirement age Raised to 62 Years in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday raised the retirement age of state government employees to 62 years.

Police Seeks Reply From Google About E-mail Sent to CBSE Chairperson

The Delhi Police's Crime Branch on Friday sought a reply from Google about an e-mail that was sent to the CBSE chairperson Anita Karwal in connection with the paper leak case.

Police Arrests man who Attempted Robbery on UP Governor's House

A man who attempted a robbery at Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik's residence in Goregaon East was arrested here on Thursday, Mumbai Police has said.

Police Arrests man who Attempted Robbery on UP Governor’s House

A man who attempted a robbery at Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik's residence in Goregaon East was arrested here on Thursday, Mumbai Police has said.

Jailed Uttar Pradesh MLAs Barred From Attending Assembly Sessions

LucknowThe Uttar Pradesh Government has decided to bar the jailed MLAs from attending the state Assembly sessions and important legislative events.The decision was taken...

Jammu and Kashmir Police Arrests Hizbul Mujahideen's Over Ground Worker

An overground worker (OGW) of Hizbul Mujahideen has been arrested here, Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Friday.

Jammu and Kashmir Police Arrests Hizbul Mujahideen’s Over Ground Worker

An overground worker (OGW) of Hizbul Mujahideen has been arrested here, Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Friday.

Declare Belgaum a Union Territory, Says Angry Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Thursday threatened to use violence if the Belgaum border dispute was not solved soon.

Deadline for Cauvery Board Ends, AIADMK Leaders to Observe Fast in Protest

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leaders will observe fast on April 2 in order to pressurise the Centre to form a Cauvery Management Board.

Centre to File Review Petition in Supreme Court Against SC/ST Act Ruling

The Centre will file a review petition in the Supreme Court over its recent ruling on Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes (SC/ST) Act, said Union Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment Thawarchand Gehlot on Friday.

Section 144 Imposed Outside Javadekar's Residence

In light of the ongoing protests against the leak of Class X and XII question papers, Section 144, which prohibits the gathering of a group of people with the mutual intent of deliberate disturbance of the peace, has been imposed outside Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar's Kushak Road residence.

Section 144 Imposed Outside Javadekar’s Residence

In light of the ongoing protests against the leak of Class X and XII question papers, Section 144, which prohibits the gathering of a group of people with the mutual intent of deliberate disturbance of the peace, has been imposed outside Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar's Kushak Road residence.

6 Students From Jharkhand Detained in CBSE Paper Leak Case

Six students were detained by police in Jharkhand on Friday for questioning for their alleged involvement in Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) paper leak case.

Congress Says CBSE Paper Leak is HRD Ministry's Failure

The Congress Party on Friday said that Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar Ministry's failure lead to CBSE paper leak.

Congress Says CBSE Paper Leak is HRD Ministry’s Failure

The Congress Party on Friday said that Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar Ministry's failure lead to CBSE paper leak.

Clash Erupts in Nawada Over Vandalised Idol in Bihar

After communal violence marred Ram Navami celebrations in Bihar, another clash was reported in the state on Friday after miscreants vandalised a Hanuman idol in Nawada.

Travis Scott Sued for Cancelling Shows After Stormi's Birth

Rapper Travis Scott has been sued for cancelling the pre-Super Bowl show after welcoming daughter Stormi Webster with girlfriend Kylie Jenner.

Travis Scott Sued for Cancelling Shows After Stormi’s Birth

Rapper Travis Scott has been sued for cancelling the pre-Super Bowl show after welcoming daughter Stormi Webster with girlfriend Kylie Jenner.

Sony's Tristar Television Head Suzanne Patmore Gibbs Passes Away

Suzanne Patmore Gibbs, the head of Sony Pictures TV's TriStar Television died suddenly at the age of 50.

Sony’s Tristar Television Head Suzanne Patmore Gibbs Passes Away

Suzanne Patmore Gibbs, the head of Sony Pictures TV's TriStar Television died suddenly at the age of 50.

Sean Penn Chides #Metoo Movement in new Book

In his debut novel, Oscar-winning actor Sean Penn has criticised the #MeToo movement, which has highlighted sexual harassment and abuse around the world.

Bill Cosby's Retrial Will see Janice Dickinson Testifying

Model Janice Dickinson will testify at the upcoming retrial of American comedian Bill Cosby, which is scheduled to open in April in Pennsylvania state court.

Bill Cosby’s Retrial Will see Janice Dickinson Testifying

Model Janice Dickinson will testify at the upcoming retrial of American comedian Bill Cosby, which is scheduled to open in April in Pennsylvania state court.

Exposure to Epilepsy Drug in Womb can Hamper Kids Grades

Epilepsy drug exposure in the mother's womb is linked to poorer school test results among 7-year-olds, according to a study.

WHO Calls on International Community to Help Rohingyas

With a grossly underfunded health sector grappling to meet the needs of 1.3 million Rohingyas in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar, the World Health Organization (WHO) has appealed to the international community to contribute generously to enable appropriate and timely health services to this highly vulnerable population, now facing grave risks to their lives and health in view of the coming rainy season.

Urban Design Responsible for Promoting Childhood Obesity?

Do we need to consider health risks when designing urban spaces? Yes, according to a study.

Autistic, ADHD Children at Higher Risk for Anxiety

Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and autism spectrum disorder (ASD) are more than twice at risk of anxiety and mood disorders, say researchers.

Twin Navigation Satellites Launched in China

China on Friday successfully launched twin satellites via a single carrier rocket in Xichang of southwest China's Sichuan province

Christians Observe Good Friday With Prayers, Reconciliation

Christians across the globe are observing Good Friday today.

Minister of State V.K. Singh to Visit Iraq on April 1

Minister of State (MoS) of the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) General V.K. Singh will visit Iraq on April 1 to bring back the mortal remains of the 39 Indians killed in Mosul.

Hansraj Ahir Blames West Bengal, Bihar Governments for Violence

Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Ahir on Friday blamed the West Bengal and Bihar governments for communal violence in the state on Ram Navami while saying that it was their responsibility to maintain law and order.

CBSE Paper Leak Issue Should not be Taken Lightly, Says Sheila Dikshit

Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Friday said that the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) question paper leak issue should be dealt with seriously and should not be taken lightly.

30 People Questioned by Police in CBSE Paper Leak Case

The Delhi Police on Friday interrogated over 30 people, including students and teachers of private coaching centres, in connection with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) paper leak case.

TN Government to Re-approach Supreme Court for Cauvery Management Board Formation

As the Centre failed to set up a Cauvery Management Board (CMB) within the six-weeks time frame directed by the Supreme Court, which ended on Thursday, Tamil Nadu Fisheries Minister, D. Jayakumar, on Friday stated that they will re-approach the apex court.

Shivraj Singh Calls for Women Safety, Empowerment

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan assured to provide security to women in the state while saying that people who don't respect women deserve strict action.

Youth Thrashed for Asking to Return Borrowed Money in Uttar Pradesh

A group of miscreants in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district tied a youth to a tree and thrashed him after he asked them to return his borrowed money.

Adityanath Lays Foundation Stone for Sugar Mill in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Thursday, laid the foundation stone for a new sugar mill in Munderwa area of Basti district.

Traffic Cops to don Cool Jackets to Beat Scorching Heat

In order to beat the blistering heat, the Hyderabad Traffic Police Department will distribute 'cool jackets' to its personnel this summer.

Postcard News Founder Arrested in Bengaluru for Running Fake News

The Central crime branch on Thursday arrested Postcard News founder Mahesh Vikram Hegde for allegedly running fake and communally sensitive news.

BJP Worker Flee Away From Police Custody in Aurangabad

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker Anil Singh, who was arrested in connection with the recent communal clash in Bihar's Aurangabad, has escaped from the police custody.

Haryana's Joni Reaches Youth National Boxing Championship Final

In a major turn of events, Haryana's Joni upset World Youth Championship gold medalist Ankushita Boro of Assam to book her spot in the finals of the Second Youth National Boxing Championship, here at the National Boxing Academy last evening.

Haryana’s Joni Reaches Youth National Boxing Championship Final

In a major turn of events, Haryana's Joni upset World Youth Championship gold medalist Ankushita Boro of Assam to book her spot in the finals of the Second Youth National Boxing Championship, here at the National Boxing Academy last evening.

Wrestler Sushil Kumar's Name Missing From CWG 2018 Entry List

Few days ahead of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games opening ceremony, two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar's name is surprisingly missing from the list of entry released by the tournament organisers on the official website

Wrestler Sushil Kumar’s Name Missing From CWG 2018 Entry List

Few days ahead of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games opening ceremony, two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar's name is surprisingly missing from the list of entry released by the tournament organisers on the official website

ICICI Cries Foul Over Videocon Loan row

In the wake of the ongoing controversy around the Rs 3,250 crore loan sanctioned to Videocon Group by the ICICI Bank, its Chairman M.K. Sharma claimed that attempts were being made to malign the reputation of the bank, its Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Australian Ball Tampering Move Likely not a One-off, Says Protea's Captain

The captain of the South African cricket team Faf du Plessis said that he suspected the Australians may have been engaging in ball-tampering practices prior to the third Test in Cape Town.

Australian Ball Tampering Move Likely not a One-off, Says Protea’s Captain

The captain of the South African cricket team Faf du Plessis said that he suspected the Australians may have been engaging in ball-tampering practices prior to the third Test in Cape Town.

21 Killed After bus Catches Fire in Thailand

At least 21 people were charred to death on Friday after a chartered bus carrying workers from Myanmar crashed and burned on a highway in western Thailand, near the capital Bangkok.

Trump Targets Amazon Over Taxes

United States President Donald Trump has taken aim at the online retailing giant Amazon over taxes, saying the company pays "little or no taxes to state & local governments".

Swaraj Meets Japanese PM, Stresses on Friendly Ties

External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj met Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe here on Friday.

Russia to Expel 60 US Diplomats, Consulates

Russia on Thursday said that it will expel 60 US diplomats and close the American consulates in St Petersburg in a response to the United States' decision to dismiss Russian diplomats over the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal at his Salisbury home in the United Kingdom (UK).

US to Continue Support to Bangladesh on Rohingya Crisis

The United States has assured cooperation to Bangladesh on the issue of Rohingya crisis, the US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said.

Pakistan Successfully Test Fires Submarine Launched Cruise Missile BABUR

Pakistan on Thursday conducted successful test fire of indigenously developed Submarine Launched Cruise Missile (SLCM) BABUR having a range of 450 KMs.

Jeff Sessions Names Prosecutor to Probe FBI Misconduct, Denies Appointing Special Counsel

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has revealed that U.S. attorney John Huber has been designated as the prosecutor tasked with probing the allegations of abuse of power at the FBI.

Health of Ex-Russian Spy's Daughter Improving Rapidly

The health of the daughter of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, who was earlier poisoned in a nerve agent attack at his Salisbury home, is stable and showing rapid improvements, the hospital treating her said on Thursday.

Health of Ex-Russian Spy’s Daughter Improving Rapidly

The health of the daughter of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, who was earlier poisoned in a nerve agent attack at his Salisbury home, is stable and showing rapid improvements, the hospital treating her said on Thursday.

Ex-FBI Deputy Director Mccabe Launches Legal Defense Fund Site

Former Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Deputy Director Andrew McCabe has formally launched a fundraising page for legal defense funds.

Blow to Stormy Daniels, Judge Denies her Motion to Depose Trump, Cohen

A federal judge in California has denied the request of porn star Stormy Daniels' attorney to depose United States President Donald Trump and his personal attorney, Michael Cohen as a part of the adult film star's lawsuit.

6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea

An earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale has struck off the southern coast of Papua New Guinea's New Britain Island.

ISI spy Arrested From Amritsar

The security forces on Thursday nabbed a spy, working for Pakistan's intelligence agency Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).

Bus Driver Beaten up for Overtaking in Palakkad, Kerala

A bus driver was mercilessly beaten by a group of people in Kerala's Palakkad after he overtook another vehicle in a dangerous manner

Would Have won 15 More Seats Sans BJP Alliance, Claims Chandrababu Naidu

Amid the ongoing tussle between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) regarding special status for Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu claimed that if his party had not allied with the former, they would have won 15 more seats.

Trinamool Congress Blames Centre for Early Air India Disinvestment

Trinamool Congress spokesperson Derek O' Brien on Thursday said that the government went ahead and announced the "privatisation plan" of Air India while the Parliament's Standing Committee was busy discussing it.

Thousands of Bags Misplaced After System Failure at Delhi Airport

Thousands of bags on Thursday were misplaced, after a failure was detected in baggage handling system at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport.

TDP Leading Dharam Yuddh, Claims Andhra CM

Amid the ongoing debate over recognising Andhra Pradesh as a 'special category' state, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu claimed that his Telugu Desam Party (TDP) was leading a "Dharam Yuddh" (tussle for morals) for his people.

74-year-old on Hunger Strike Seeking Proper Enforcement of Lokpal, Lokayukta Acts in Shimla

Although noted activist Anna Hazare ended his indefinite fast, a ^74-year-old man here has been on a hunger strike for the past five days seeking proper implementation of the Lokpal and Lokayukta Acts.

Babul Supriyo Files Counter-FIR on Ram Navami Violence

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Babul Supriyo has filed a counter-FIR in response to the one lodged against him for assaulting a police officer.

Over 100 Monkeys die in a Week, Poisoning Suspected

More than 100 monkeys have been killed in the last one week at Dabarsi village in Amroha district in Uttar Pradesh.

Navjot Singh Sidhu's Bank Accounts Seized for Non-payment of Taxes

The Income Tax (IT) department on Thursday seized two bank accounts of Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for non-payment of taxes.

Navjot Singh Sidhu’s Bank Accounts Seized for Non-payment of Taxes

The Income Tax (IT) department on Thursday seized two bank accounts of Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for non-payment of taxes.

Piyush Goyal Inaugurates Andheri-Goregaon Harbour Line Section in Mumbai

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal flagged off the newly-extended Harbour Line section between Andheri and Goregaon here on Thursday.

Missing Delhi University Student Found Dead, Accused Arrested

A 21-year old boy, who was missing since March 22, was found dead on Thursday.

Man Arrested for Running Fake Karnataka Bank Branch

A man has been arrested for running a fake branch of Karnataka Bank in Ballia's Mulayam Nagar in Uttar Pradesh.

KC Tyagi's son Denies Links With Cambridge Analytica

Ovleno Business Intelligence (OBI) director Amrish Tyagi on Thursday denied any links with Cambridge Analytica (CA), stating that his firm was never associated with the UK-based data consultancy.