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Daily Archives: 7th May 2018

Economy Growing Below its Potential, Says Manmohan Singh

Taking a dig at the state of economic affairs under the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government, former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Monday said that the economy is growing below its potential.

Cohen Would Have Paid Other Women if Necessary, Says Rudy Giuliani

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Sunday said that United States President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen would have paid other women if necessary like he paid adult film star, Stormy Daniels.

Siddaramaiah Responds to Prime Minister's Allegations Over Mahadayi Dispute

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday responded to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's allegations over the Mahadayi river dispute and said that the decision over the issue has to be taken by the Prime Minister, and not former Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

Siddaramaiah Responds to Prime Minister’s Allegations Over Mahadayi Dispute

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday responded to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's allegations over the Mahadayi river dispute and said that the decision over the issue has to be taken by the Prime Minister, and not former Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

Convicts of Jyoti Singh Rape Case are Awaiting Verdict in Their Appeal Against Death...

Convicts of the 2012 rape and murder of Jyoti Singh are awaiting the Supreme Court of India's verdict on their appeal against their death sentence. The court had pronounced death penalty for the four convicts in May 2017

No PM Stooped as low as Modi, Says Manmohan Singh

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday castigated his successor Narendra Modi and accused him of using language unbecoming of a prime minister and attempting to polarise poll-bound Karnataka.

Indian Meteorological Department Issues 48-hour Dust and Thunder Storm Warning

Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday issued a mild thunderstorm and dust storm warning for the next 48 hours in New Delhi and its neighbouring states.

3 Killed, 18 Injured in Maharashtra Road Mishap

Three people died and 18 others sustained injuries after a bus collided with a truck near Maharashtra's Ridhora town on Monday.

Malala Yousafzai Condemns Murder Attempt on Pakistan Interior Minister

Prominent Pakistani educational activist and the youngest Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai on Sunday night condemned the assassination attack on Pakistan Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal.

Telangana Skips Conference of Finance Ministers, Once Again

The Telangana Government on Monday skipped the second conference of finance ministers being held in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada over the recommendations of the 15th Finance Commission.

Salman's Plea for Suspension to be Heard on July 17 in Blackbuck Case

Bollywood actor Salman Khan's plea for suspension of sentence in the 1998 Blackbuck poaching case has been scheduled for hearing on July 17.

Salman’s Plea for Suspension to be Heard on July 17 in Blackbuck Case

Bollywood actor Salman Khan's plea for suspension of sentence in the 1998 Blackbuck poaching case has been scheduled for hearing on July 17.

Karnataka Says SC, Released More Water to Tamil Nadu

The Karnataka Government on Monday filed an affidavit before the Supreme Court, claiming the latter released more water to Tamil Nadu than what was allotted to it, while settling the dispute over Cauvery river water.

Delhi Police to File Final Report in a Week in Sunanda Pushkar Death Case

The Delhi Police on Monday told the Supreme Court that it will file its final report for the Sunanda Pushkar's death within a week's time.

Separatists Call for Shutdown in Kashmir

Separatists have called for a shutdown in Kashmir's Shopian, Pulwama and other parts of South Kashmir over the death of five civilians in clashes with security forces.

Schools in Panchkula to Remain Closed for two Days

Schools in Panchkula will remain closed for students, after Haryana Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma issued a directive in view of the rain and thunderstorm warning by India Meteorological Department.

SC Rules no Government Bungalows for Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers

The Supreme Court on Monday quashed the law passed by the Uttar Pradesh government granting permanent residential accommodation to former chief ministers of the state.

Misa Bharti Produced Before Delhi Court in Money Laundering Case

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Chief Lalu Prasad's daughter Misa Bharti and her husband Shailesh Kumar were produced before the Patiala House Court, on Monday, in connection with a money laundering case worth Rs. 8,000 crore.

16-year-old Raped, set Ablaze in Jharkhand, one Held

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped and set on fire in Kankarbona area of Pakur in Jharkhand.

Man in BJP's 'Martyr' List Alive, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Continues to Cite Flawed...

A list of 'martyrs' prepared by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lawmaker and MP (Member of Parliament) from Udupi, Shobha Karandlaje that is being used as a major charge against Congress during Karnataka assembly elections has a 'martyr' who is alive, it has now been found.

Man in BJP’s ‘Martyr’ List Alive, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Continues to Cite Flawed...

A list of 'martyrs' prepared by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lawmaker and MP (Member of Parliament) from Udupi, Shobha Karandlaje that is being used as a major charge against Congress during Karnataka assembly elections has a 'martyr' who is alive, it has now been found.

Dalit Farmer Disappears After Being Forced to Drink Urine by Thakurs in Uttar Pradesh

On April 23 Sitaram Valmiki, the 43-year-old son of, Gulam’s was thrashed and forced to drink urine by four upper caste Thakurs of Badaun’s Azampur Bisauriya in Uttar Pradesh. A week later, on may 1, his family found out that Sitaram is missing since morning

Dubai Tourism Launches Dubai Pass to Experience Best Attractions

Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) is launching a new way for visitors to enjoy the city's exciting range of attractions, experiences, and tours.

California Walnut Commission Hosts Festival in Bengaluru

California Walnut Commission in association with Smoor hosted its first ever California Walnut Festival in Bengaluru today. Addressing the gathering were Kanchan Achpal, Head of Marketing, Smoor and Chef Nikhil Naibagkar who shared their views on how walnuts have a flavor profile that pairs beautifully with a variety of seasonal foods.

Afghan Journalist Attacked in Kabul

An Afghan freelance journalist was attacked by unidentified miscreants and sustained wounds here on Sunday.

Your Brother More Honest Than You, Says Omar Abdullah

National Conference (NC) leader Omar Abdullah on Monday slammed Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti over her "hollow" tweet on the violence in the state, and said that her brother Tassaduq Mufti was more honest than her in voicing opinion on the situation.

Supreme Court to Hear Kathua Rape-murder Case Today

The Supreme Court will on Monday resume hearing the case of alleged rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district.

Patanjali Makes Highest bid for Debt-laden Ruchi Soya

Yoga guru Ramdev's Patanjali has made the highest bid for debt-laden edible oil maker Ruchi Soya Industries.

CCTV Cameras Installed Near Gurupriya Bridge in Odisha

The under-construction Gurupriya Bridge in Odisha's Naxal-affected Malkangiri will be under close supervision of the district administration, which is installing CCTV cameras at different locations near the bridge to keep it secure from the Naxals.

Odisha Government, Tata Trusts Sign MoU to set up Cancer Hospital

The Odisha Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Tata Trusts, Mumbai to set up and manage a Cancer Treatment and Research Hospital in Bhubaneswar.

Now, Beggars can be Voters in Karnataka Polls

A social workers group, Democratic Ambassador for All India Rural Integrity (DAARI) has appealed to Election Commission (EC) to enroll beggars and homeless people across Karnataka on the voters' list and until then stop all election process.

Locals Facing Hardship due to Power cut in Storm-hit Rajasthan

Days after a high-intensity storm in northwest and northeast regions of the country, the people of Rajasthan's Bharatpur district are still waiting for water supply and electricity to be restored.

Google Builds new AI Experiment Emoji Scavenger Hunt Game

Google has introduced an all-new Artificial Intelligence (AI) experiment called Emoji Scavenger Hunt which is essentially a mobile game that identifies real-world objects and matches them with an emoji.

AMU Postpones Examinations Till May 12 Over Jinnah Portrait Row

Amid the ongoing protest in Aligarh Muslim University over the portrait of Pakistan's founder Muhammad Ali Jinnah, examinations in the varsity have been postponed till May 12.

Salman to Appear Before Jodhpur Court in Blackbuck Case

Bollywood actor Salman Khan will on Monday appear before Rajasthan's Jodhpur court in connection with the 1998 blackbuck poaching case.

Facebook's Upcoming Dating Service Will not Have ads

At the annual F8 2018 developer's conference, one of the most interesting announcements to come from Facebook was the launch of a new dating service within the social network.

Facebook’s Upcoming Dating Service Will not Have ads

At the annual F8 2018 developer's conference, one of the most interesting announcements to come from Facebook was the launch of a new dating service within the social network.

Atrocities on Dalits did not Occur During Vajpayee's Rule, Says Congress

Days ahead of the Karnataka Assembly Election, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that during former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's rule incidents of mob lynching and atrocities on Dalits did not happen.

Atrocities on Dalits did not Occur During Vajpayee’s Rule, Says Congress

Days ahead of the Karnataka Assembly Election, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that during former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's rule incidents of mob lynching and atrocities on Dalits did not happen.

Air India air Hostess Alleges Molestation by Pilot

An air hostess of Air India has alleged that she was molested by the pilot of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai flight.

UK Watchdog Orders Cambridge Analytica to Hand Over Data

A UK data privacy watchdog group, Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has reportedly ordered Cambridge Analytica to return all of the personal data it collected from an American professor amidst the Facebook privacy scandal.

Amazon Will 3D Scan Your Body to Give you Exact Size of Clothing

Online shopping websites collect a lot of data to know your preferences and show you customized content which you would like. Now, Amazon is reportedly going a step ahead to physically scan your body to show you the clothing which fits you perfectly.

Apple IMac Turns 20

Apple's first-generation iMac computer has turned 20. It was on May 6, 1998, that the Cupertino-based company introduced its first-ever all-in-one desktop, paving way for advanced computing technologies as we know today.

Civilian Deaths Continue in Srinagar

In the aftermath, a civilian was mowed down by a military Police Vehicle, near Safa Kadal area of Srinagar. The injured civilian was shifted to Shri Maharaja Hari Singh (SHMS) hospital for treatment, where he succumbed to death later. The deceased was identified as Adil Ahmad Yadoo of Gasi Mohalla Safa Kadal.