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Daily Archives: 9th September 2019

Olympics Hockey Qualifier; India men to play Russia, women face US

Lausanne: The Indian men's hockey team will take on Russia while the women's side will clash with the US in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics qualifiers...

76.3 percent of Indian households consumes adequately iodized salt: says study

  New Delhi: A new survey on Monday revealed that 76.3 percent of Indian households consumes adequately iodized salt which means salt with more than or...

Melissa Raju excited to debut in Anurag Kashyap-produced ‘Moothon’

Chennai: Actor Melissa Raju Thomas, who rose to fame with her critically-acclaimed short film "Jaded", is thrilled to be making her feature film debut in...

Rajiv Kumar appointed as the managing director of Microsoft India

  Hyderabad: Microsoft on Monday announced the appointment of Rajiv Kumar as the managing director of Microsoft India (R&D) Pvt Ltd (MIRPL).Currently, he is the corporate...

Ashok Leyland to observe “no working day” for it’s factories

  Mumbai: Ashok Leyland on Monday declared a 'no-working day' for five of its factories across India, days after it reported a sharp drop of 47...

Gaurav Mukhi has come back to the team

Kolkata Gaurav Mukhi, who while playing for Indian Super League (ISL) side Jamshedpur FC was banned for six months for age-fraud, has been cleared to...

“Be a Product of Mother Nature” says Akshay Kumar

Mumbai: National Award-winner Akshay Kumar, who celebrates his birthday on September 9, has campaigned against the use of supplements for body-building and urged everyone to...

Madhya Pradesh: Cow Politics, Congress and Kamal Nath

Kamal Nath also repeated his stance on the issue that the cow was a symbol of faith and not politics, and its protection and conservation were top priorities for his government. However, the CM remained silent about the victims of Hindu mob lynching or about the position it holds in his priority list.

Pakistani doctors plan to cross LoC to provide aid and support to Kashmiri people

Islamabad:   A team of over 75 Pakistani doctors along with nurses and paramedics were planning to cross the Line of Control (LoC) on Monday to...

Vital for women to speak up on sexual harassment says Priya Ramani

New Delhi:   Journalist Priya Ramani on Monday said it was important and necessary for women to speak up about sexual harassment at the workplace and...

Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia asked to meet Sonia Gandhi

New Delhi: As infighting in Madhya Pradesh Congress burst out in the open with supporters of both Chief Minister Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia clamouring...

British Airways strike: Passengers asked not to turn up at airports

London:   British Airways (BA) has asked its passengers not to turn up at airports as the biggest strike action in the airlines' 100-year history begins...

Modi 2.0: 100 days of Tyranny, Chaos and Anarchy

Despite these facts Union home minister and BJP leader Amit Shah reiterated without shame, “Modi government is synonymous with national security, development and welfare of the poor."

Nobel Prize Museum to hold exhibition in Punjab

Serge Haroche (Nobel Prize in Physics in 2012) and Kailash Satyarthi (Nobel Peace Prize in 2014) will take part in the activities along with Juleen Zierath, Member of Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and the Nobel Academy.

Trump’s tweets influence the market and impact interest rate, JP Morgan

One caveat to mention here is the possibility that the president tweets about markets when the markets under- (or out-) perform.

Australia beats England to retain Ashes

Manchester: Australia saw off late resistance from Jack Leach and Craig Overton to beat England by 185 runs on Sunday to take a 2-1 lead...

All thanks to AWS, India’s farmers will soon be ‘Smart’

  New Delhi: India which currently hosts more than 450 start-ups in the agri-tech sector and every ninth start-up in the world in this field is...

Eating mushrooms may help lower prostate cancer risk

Tokyo: Researchers have found that consuming mushrooms three times a week cuts the risk of developing prostate cancer in males.The study, published in the International...

A barren land to oasis, story of a village in Bihar

"The government cannot do anything. Public participation is essential for development. This Panchayat is proof that milestones can be achieved by taking the first step. The village has proved that nothing is impossible when people work together," said Ganga Sagar Singh, Block Development Officer of Vidyapati Nagar under which Harpur Bochaha village falls.

US Open: If I won, what would they show, asks Daniil Medvedev

“I know earlier in the tournament I said something in a bad way, now I want to say it in a good way. It’s because of your energy guys I was here in the final. Tonight is going to be always in my mind because I played in the biggest court in the tennis world and in the third set when I was thinking which speech should I give, you guys were pushing me because you wanted to see more tennis and because of you guys I was fighting like hell," he added. 

US Open Finals: Rafael Nadal survives the five-set epic, wins the title

New York: Tennis legend Rafael Nadal outlived a thrilling five-set match with Russia’s Daniil Medvedev to win his 19th career Grand Slam title on Sunday. This...

Indian occupied Kashmir largest prison in the world says Pakistan

“Indian-occupied Jammu and Kashmir continues to be the largest prison in the world with the heaviest deployment of Indian occupation forces since the coercive, unilateral and illegal Indian actions of August 5, 2019, aimed at altering the internationally recognised disputed status of IOJ&K and changing its demographic structure to preempt the results of a UN plebiscite,” Pakistan said in the press release.