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Daily Archives: 8th May 2018

Now, Watch Facebook, Instagram Videos Within Whatsapp

In a bid to increase user engagement, popular instant messaging platform, WhatsApp, has rolled out an update by which users can view content from Facebook and Instagram within its app itself.

Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Resumes via Nathu La, Says Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday announced that the Nathu La pass has been opened for the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra.

HRH Film Productions Showcases its First Ever English Telugu Crossover Film at Cannes This...

New feature film Friends in Law is set to open a much-needed national debate on gay rights in India and will take the first steps towards this with a special screening at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival in May.

PM Modi Only Says his Mann Ki Baat, Says Rahul

Taking a pot shot at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said that he only says his 'Mann Ki Baat', but does not listen to what the country has to say to him.

Bangladesh SC to Hear Petitions Against Khaleda Zia

The Bangladesh Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear two government petitions filed against former Prime Minister and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chairperson Khaleda Zia, in Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case.

SC Dismisses Plea Against Rejection of CJI Impeachment Notice

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the petitions of two Rajya Sabha Congress parliamentarians, challenging the dismissal of impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra, as withdrawn.

Happy Loans Partners With Payworld India

The digital lending platform, focusing on micro-credit for the MSME sector, Happy Loans, on Tuesday announced its partnership with PayWorld India, one of the country's largest financial services companies.

Bride Sonam Looks Bright in red on D-day

And the day is here. Sonam Di Wedding!

IT Raids Resort in Badami

The Income Tax (IT) Department has conducted raids at a resort in Karnataka's Badami, where the Congress leaders are lodging for campaigning purpose.

Himachal HC Seeks Fresh CBI Report in Kotkhai Rape Case

Himachal Pradesh High Court on Tuesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to file a fresh status report in the Kotkhai rape and murder case of a minor girl.

BJP Being led by Murder Accused Amit Shah, Says Rahul

As the Karnataka assembly elections loom, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday attacked Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah by calling him a 'murder accused'.

Unnao Rape Accused BJP MLA Shifted to Sitapur Jail

Unnao rape case accused Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar on Tuesday was shifted from the Unnao Jail to Sitapur Jail.

You can now set Alexa as Default Voice Assistant on Android

Amazon's Alexa and Google Assistant may be rival digital assistants. However, it causes no harm to the user if one replaces the other on a given device.

Twitter is reportedly Testing End-to-end Encrypted Messaging

Twitter is reportedly testing a new feature on its Android app that makes messaging secure with end-to-end encryption.

Soon, pay Bills Within Outlook.com

Microsoft Build 2018, the annual developer conference from the tech giant, is underway, and, one of the crucial announcements to arrive from the event is the addition of payments to the prime email service Outlook.

Gmail on iOS Finally Gets Payments, Snooze Email Feature

A year after introducing the ability to send or request money on Android app, Gmail is finally extending its pay friends feature to its iOS users.

Every iOS app Update Must Support Iphone X Notch

Apple is pretty serious about the future of its iPhone X. The company has announced that starting July 2018, all iOS app updates must be compatible with the notch-based iPhone X.

Locals in Chhattisgarh Village Walk Extra Mile to Fetch Water Everyday

Reeling under water crisis, residents of Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon village walk five to six kilometers everyday to fetch water.

NHRC Issues Notice to TN Government, CBSE Over NEET Issue

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) took suo-moto cognizance of a media report alleging hardships to the students, who had to travel outside their state to write their National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test organized by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

New York Attorney General Resigns Following Sexual Assault Allegations

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman resigned on Monday night, following the release of a report giving a detailed account of his sexual misconduct.

Melania Trump Launches Be Best Initiative for Children

Washington D.C.United States First Lady Melania Trump on Monday unveiled the "Be Best" initiative for children, in an effort to promote children's social and...

India, Guatemala Sign MoU to Cooperate in Diplomatic Training

India and Guatemala on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for expanding cooperation in the area of diplomatic training.

China's Consulate General Says Doklam Stand-off Will not be Solved Overnight

Chinese Consulate General in Kolkata Ma Zhanwu on Monday said issues like Doklam stand-off and other Indo-China bilateral problems will not be solved overnight.

China’s Consulate General Says Doklam Stand-off Will not be Solved Overnight

Chinese Consulate General in Kolkata Ma Zhanwu on Monday said issues like Doklam stand-off and other Indo-China bilateral problems will not be solved overnight.

5 Tehreek-I-Taliban Pakistan Members Bailed in Benazir Bhutto's Assassination Case

Five members of Tehreek-I-Taliban Pakistan arrested on grounds of allegedly conspiring to assassinate Pakistan People's Party chairperson and former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in 2007 have been granted a bail.

5 Tehreek-I-Taliban Pakistan Members Bailed in Benazir Bhutto’s Assassination Case

Five members of Tehreek-I-Taliban Pakistan arrested on grounds of allegedly conspiring to assassinate Pakistan People's Party chairperson and former Pakistan Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in 2007 have been granted a bail.

Tickets to Oneplus 6 India Launch Claimed Within Minutes

Fan tickets for the much-awaited India launch of the OnePlus 6 that went live this morning at 10:00 am were claimed within a span of four minutes.

Janet Jackson to Receive Icon Award at Billboard Music Awards

Grammy Award-winning pop singer Janet Jackson will be honoured with the Icon Award at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards.

Sunrisers Hyderabad Bowlers Stifles Royal Challengers Bangalore

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) continued to maintain their dominance with the ball as they contained a strong star-studded batting line-up of the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to eke out a narrow five-run win at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Monday and further strengthened their position at the top of the points table.

Make way for Sherlock Holmes 3

It's official! A third 'Sherlock Holmes' is happening and will release in theatres on Christmas 2020.

4 Terrorists, 7 Over Ground Workers Arrested in Baramulla

Four terrorists and seven over ground workers (OGWs) were arrested by security forces in raids, here on Tuesday.

Supreme Court to Hear Cauvery Dispute Case Today

The Supreme Court (SC) will continue hearing the dispute over Cauvery river water on Tuesday.

Four Dialysis Machines Installed in Udhampur Hospital

In a bid to provide quality services in government hospitals, the health department has installed four dialysis machines at District Hospital in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district under Pradhan Mantri National Dialysis Programme.

Dress is not the Reason Behind Rape, Says Nirmala Sitharaman

Calling for a change in mindset, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said, it is ridiculous to claim that a woman's attire is the reason behind a rape.

Denied Mortuary Van, man Carries Wife's Body on Shoulder

Another incident of medical apathy come has to fore, where a man carried his wife's body on his shoulder in the absence of a hearse van in Uttar Pradesh's Budaun city.

Denied Mortuary Van, man Carries Wife’s Body on Shoulder

Another incident of medical apathy come has to fore, where a man carried his wife's body on his shoulder in the absence of a hearse van in Uttar Pradesh's Budaun city.

Chennai Tourist hit in Stone-pelting Dies, Mehbooba Meets Family

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on late Monday met the family members of tourist from Chennai who passed away after being injured in stone pelting on Srinagar-Gulmarg Road near Narbal.

Army Mulls Specialized Cadre for Permanent Commission to Women

The Indian Army is planning to create a "specialized cadre" system in a bid to grant permanent commission to women so that they can be deployed in various other non-combatant fields.

Andhra CM Holds Public Awareness Rally After Guntur Rape

In the wake of Guntur incident where a nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 60-year-old man, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Monday held Praja Chaitanya Yatra (public awareness rally) and addressed a public meeting in Vijayawada.

Allahabad School, College Students Protest Over Liquor Shops in Vicinity

School and College students in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad city staged a protest over the presence of liquor shops in the vicinity of their area.

Mukesh, Nita Ambani Host Star-studded Party Post Daughter's Engagement

Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani hosted a party for their daughter Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal who got engaged over the weekend.

Mukesh, Nita Ambani Host Star-studded Party Post Daughter’s Engagement

Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani hosted a party for their daughter Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal who got engaged over the weekend.

#StandWithAMU: ALL THAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Aligarh Muslim University has turned out to be the centre of media attention within the past two to three days.  All of it began with the forced entry of Hindu Yuva Vahini Members into the central university with the help of police. The clash that happened resulted in 65 students being injured. Here is all that you need to know about how the row unfolded in the university.