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Daily Archives: 7th September 2018

Instagram adds six new superzoom effects to make your stories more dramatic

Now, you will have new Superzoom effects to add to your Instagram stories.

US facing ‘Genuine Constitutional Crisis’, says John Kerry

Amid the turmoil in the Donald Trump administration since the revelations in Bob Woodward's book, followed by a berating op-ed in the New York Times, former Secretary of State, John Kerry on Thursday said that the US is facing "a genuine constitutional crisis."

Will Have Ethanol Industry Worth 1 lakh crore in 5-7 Years, Says Gadkari

Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said that India will have an ethanol industry worth Rs 1 lakh crore within the next five to seven years.

Kovind Stresses on Improving India-Czech Economic Ties

President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday stressed on strengthening economic ties between India and the Czech Republic during his three-day visit to the central European country.

5 Dead, 21 Injured After bus Falls Into Gorge in Uttarakhand

Five people were killed and eighteen others were injured after a bus fell into a 50-feet deep gorge near Mohanri in Uttarakhand's Almora districts on Thursday.

Oscars Takes Down ‘Popular’ Category for its 91st Edition

After weeks of criticism, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) has now officially decided not to introduce the new 'popular' category at the 91st Oscars, which is slated to take place in 2019.

US Calls for Fair Elections in Maldives, Warns of Sanctions

The United States on Wednesday expressed its concerns over the "continued democratic backsliding" in the Maldives and warned the island nation it would take "appropriate measures" against those undermining fair electoral process and democracy.

Commercial Vehicles on Alternative Fuel Exempted From Permits

New Delhi:Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday announced exemption of commercial vehicles, buses, taxis and all vehicles running on alternative...

Serena Outclasses Sevastova to Enter US Open Final

World No. 26 Serena Williams on Thursday (local time) sealed her spot in the final of the ongoing US Open women's singles by handing Latvia's World No. 18 Anastasija Sevastova a 6-3, 6-0 defeat.

Railways Providing Best Speed WiFi at 710 Stations, Says Piyush Goyal

Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has said that Indian Railways has taken Wi-Fi to 710 railway stations, while claiming that it is the best in the country in terms of speed.

Politicians can be bad, not Politics, Says Farooq Abdullah

Former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and National Conference president Farooq Abdullah has said that "politics is not bad but politicians can be bad".

Andhra Pradesh to Allot 15,091 Houses Under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

Andhra Pradesh cabinet has approved the allotment of 15,091 houses in 2018-19 under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) - NTR (Urban) Nagar scheme.

8 Afghan Policemen Killed in Insider Attack by Taliban

The Taliban on Wednesday set ablaze the bodies of at least eight policemen who were killed in an insider attack in the northeastern province of Takhar.

3 Dead in Cincinnati Shooting

A shooting incident at the Fifth Third Centre in Cincinnati's Fountain Square on Thursday killed at least three people and injured five others, Cincinnati police chief, Eliot Isaac confirmed.

Congress Leader Kondru Murali Joins TDP

Congress leader and former minister Kondru Murali Mohan joined Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Thursday in the presence of TDP president and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu. Naidu welcomed Mohan into the party.

CBI Arrests 5 People in Gutka Scam in Tamil Nadu

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday arrested five people in connection with the alleged gutka scam in Tamil Nadu.

Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid Transferred

The Jammu and Kashmir government has transferred state Director General of Police (DGP) SP Vaid on Thursday with immediate effect.