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Daily Archives: 8th June 2018

Residents Of Mahul, A Rehabilitation Story Of Mumbai Slums, Episode 2

Mumbai:In 2009, the Bombay High Court ordered the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to remove slums along the main water pipelines in the city and...

Argentina Cancels Friendly Football Match With Israel

In the first sports boycott of its kind, Argentina cancels friendly match with Israel. Its an indication of growing support for Palestine and a bold rejection of US/Israeli violent politics.

This is how Alia Describes Working With Big B

Working with megastar Amitabh Bachchan is an unmatched experience for any actor and the same feeling is shared by Alia Bhatt.

No Formal Indo-Pak Meeting on SCO Sidelines

India and Pakistan are unlikely to hold a formal meeting on the sidelines of the 18th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit scheduled to be held on June 9-10 in Qingdao, China.

Apple Patents Design for Blood Pressure Monitor

Apple has patented a design for a device that would help monitor blood pressure more seamlessly.

Petrol Price cut by 21-22 Paise per Litre, Diesel by 15-16 Paise

Prices for petrol and diesel have fallen by 21-22 paise per litre and 15-16 paise per litre respectively in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Chennai, compared with the previous day's rates.

3 Nabbed for Allegedly Raping Kenyan National

The Gurugram police have arrested three men for allegedly raping a Kenyan woman here.

Residents Of Mahul, A Rehabilitation Story Of Mumbai Slums, Episode 1

Anjana Goswami, a slum dweller, who was rehabilitated to Mahul talks about the illness gripping her family

India Lose 1-2 to New Zealand in Intercontinental Cup

The Indian football team's campaign at the Intercontinental Cup clash came to a disappointing end as they slumped to a shocking 1-2 defeat to New Zealand at the Mumbai Football Arena on Thursday.

India, Nepal to Discuss air Routes Next Week

A technical delegation from the Airports Authority of India (AAI) will visit Nepal on June 14 to hold a talk over cross-border airspace issues.

Trump to Leave G7 Summit Early

United States President Donald Trump will depart from his visit at the Group of Seven summit in Canada several hours early on Saturday.

Sons of Anarchy Star Alan O’Neill Dies at 47

Actor Alan O'Neill, best known for his role of Hugh in popular drama series 'Sons of Anarchy', has passed away at the age of 47.

Individual Errors Cost us the Game, Says Indian Football Coach

After Indian football team lost the match against New Zealand in the Intercontinental Cup, head coach Stephen Constantine has said that "individual errors cost India the game."

Chidambaram Lauds Pranab’s Speech at RSS Event

Senior Congress leader and former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Friday lauded former President Pranab Mukherjee for highlighting Congress' ideology during his speech at the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) event held on Thursday.

South Korean Delegation to Visit North Korea for Liaison Office

A delegation of South Korean officials and civilian experts will on Friday visit North Korea to make arrangements for the opening of a liaison office in the North's border city of Kaesong.

Followers of Ambedkar, Should not be Considered Naxalites, Says Athawale

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale on Friday said if the five people, arrested by the Pune police in connection with the Bhima-Koregaon violence are followers of Ambedkar, then they should not be considered as Naxalites.

NATO Hails Afghan’s Ceasefire Announcement With Taliban

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Thursday said that the announcement of the ceasefire by the Afghan government with the Taliban is a positive step towards peace in Afghanistan.

Sports Ministry Approves Upward Revision of Pension to Meritorious Sportspersons

Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Rathore has approved the upward revision of pension to meritorious sportspersons.

Iran Asks JCPOA’s Signatories for Unconditional Compensation

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has sought unconditional compensation from the fellow signatories of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) after the US pulled out of the Iran deal.

Jamaat-ud-Dawa Asks Muslims to Wage `jihad’ During Ramzan

Jamaat-ud-Dawa, a front outfit of the militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), has provoked the Muslims to wage `Jihad' (holy war) during the holy month of Ramzan.

Air India Seeks Rs 1,000 Crore Short-term Loan

Air India has invited bids for Rs 1,000-crore Short Term Loan (STL) from financial institutions and banks to meet its "urgent working capital requirements."

Canada Charges US up to 300% on Dairy, Says Trump

US President Donald Trump has hit back at Canada for criticizing its newly-imposed tariffs and said Canada charges the US up to 300 percent on dairy.

Pradhan Meets Odia Author as part of ‘Sampark for Samarthan’ Campaign

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday met eminent Odia author Pratibha Ray at her residence in Bhubaneswar as part of 'Sampark for Samarthan' campaign.

Software bug Made Private Facebook Posts Public

The private posts of around 14 million Facebook users were made public due to a software bug.

Beijing Removes Missiles Stationed Near South China Sea

The Israeli intelligence firm ImageSat International (ISI) released new satellite images showing Chinese surface-to-air missile systems which were earlier placed on a contested South China Sea island have either been removed or relocated.

Indian Navy Ships Arrive in Guam for Malabar 2018

The Indian Navy ships of the Eastern Fleet on Thursday arrived at Guam to participate in the 22nd edition of Exercise Malabar to be held off the coast of Guam in the Philippine Sea from June 7 to June 16.

Central Railway Earns Rs 42.15 Crore From Ticketless Travellers

The Central Railway has registered record earnings of Rs. 42.15 crores from ticketless and irregular travellers for the period of April to May.

51 Naxals Killed in 5 Months in Chhattisgarh

51 Naxals have been killed by the security forces in past five months in Chhattisgarh's Sukma and Bijapur district, said Sukma Superintendent of Police (SP) Abhishek Meena.