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Daily Archives: 24th August 2019

Ministry to seek help from ISRO to detect illegal sand mining

Coimbatore: "Plans are afoot to detect illegal sand-mining across the country with the help of ISRO satellites and also augment water and fodder in forest...

Families of two brain-dead decides to donate their organs to 13 people

Bengaluru: "Families of two people who were declared brain-dead have decided to donate their organs to over 13 people," said a private hospital in Bengaluru.In...

Africa becomes polio-free, Nigeria goes three years without a case

Abuja (Nigeria) Nigeria is the last country in Africa to have witnessed a case of polio - in Borno state, in the north-east. Outside of...

Countries vote to protect sharks under wildlife trade rules

Geneva: Around 100 million sharks are estimated to be killed each year for their fins and meat. Countries will discuss including more species of sharks...

NASA is investigating the first space crime

New York: NASA is reportedly  investigating a claim that an astronaut accessed the bank account of her estranged spouse from the International Space Station, in...

Kannan Gopinathan IAS submitted his resignation letter

Dadra and Nagar Haveli: Young IAS officer Kannan Gopinathan noted for his selfless work during the Kerala floods, resigned from his service.The officer who was...

PM Modi will visit Bahrain today

Abu Dhabi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached UAE on Friday. He arrived at Abu Dhabi, the capital city of UAE.During the visit, he discussed matters...

Scarlett Johansson tops Forbes highest-paid actresses list

For the second consecutive year, Hollywood star Scarlett Johansson has topped the Forbes’ list of the highest-paid female actors in the world. With the...

Twitter releases special emoji of Prabhas

Hyderabad: Twitter released a special emoji of famous Telugu actor Prabhas for his upcoming film Saaho, which will be released on August 30.Users can get...

ISB and Microsoft jointly announce “Leading Business Transformation in the Age of AI” for...

Hyderabad: The Indian School of Business (ISB) and Microsoft India jointly announced a new partnership to take forward their shared vision for an AI-empowered India....

A dream Grand Slam debut, Nagal to clash with Federer in US Open opener

New York: Indian tennis player Sumit Nagal will be seen contesting with Tennis legend Roger Federer in his debut match in a  Grand Slam on...

UAPA invoked selectively to target particular community says Asaduddin Owaisi

Hyderabad: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday said that UAPA 2019 which empowers the central government to designate an individual, a terrorist was invoked to...

Jammu and Kashmir :152 people wounded by tear gas, pump action guns since August...

Jammu and Kashmir: Since the imposition of curfew in the state on August 5, at least 152 people in Jammu and Kashmir have been wounded...

“Matter blown out of proportion,” Parle responds

Mumbai: A senior official of Parle Products Private Limited, known for their Biscuits on Friday said that the problem about job losses in the company...

ABVP removes busts of Savarkar, Subhash Chandra Bose in DU, will be reinstalled later

Delhi: The ABVP led student's union on Saturdayremoved the busts of  VD Savarkar, Bhagat Singh and Subhash Chandra Bose from the campus after it resulted...

J&K Visit: Rahul Gandhi, other Opposition leaders sent back from Srinagar

Delhi: The delegation of various opposition leaders, including Congress leader Rahul Gandhi who had attempted to visit Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday afternoon, was sent...

Press freedom: Kashmir communication blackout in national interest says PCI

Delhi: Press Council of India sought permission from Supreme Court to intervene in a case filed by Anuradha Bhasin, the editor of Kashmir Times which...

Big Billion Startup, a book on the unrevealed story of Flipkart

Bengaluru: Based on extraordinary research, extensive interviews and deep access to key characters in the Flipkart story, "Big Billion Startup" (Pan Macmillan India), releasing in...

J&K visit: ‘If it’s normal, why aren’t we allowed?’ asks Ghulam Nabi Azad

Delhi: Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Saturday that the central government was making contradictory statements about the situation of Jammu and Kashmir. Azad...

Arun Jaitley, former finance minister, dies at 66

Delhi: BJP Veteran and former finance minister Arun Jaitley died at All India Institute of Medical Sciences on Saturday. He had been admitted to hospital...