Archive for May 16th, 2017

Get away in search of romance on these islands!

New Delhi  May 16  (ANI): When the chaos of the city takes away those moments from a couple, all they need to do is seize the day and fly off in search of serenity and peace.

According to Kapil Goswamy, CMD,, islands and sea side locations are the…

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May 9, a “black day” for Indian Judiciary

May 9, 2017 will go down in country’s judicial history as a “Black day”. Nation’s judiciary stood exposed of its shortcomings and deep structural maladies. A bench of seven judges of the Supreme Court sentenced a brother judge Justice C S Karnan of Calcutta High Court to jail…

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Nehra ruled out of IPL: SRH coach

Bengaluru, May 16 (PTI) Sunrisers Hyderabad fast bowler Ashish Nehra has been ruled out of the rest of the Indian Premier League T20 tournament, head coach Tom Moody said here today.

“Ashish Nehra won’t be fit for the remainder of the tournament,” he told media in an interaction on…

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Balanced vegan diet cuts heart disease, cancer risk

New Delhi  May 16 (ANI): Dear parents, you may have to include beans, chickpeas, lentils, soya mince, fortified soya yoghurt in your kid’s regular diet, as according to experts eating a balanced vegan diet lowers risk of blood pressure heart disease, diabetes and cancer.

Heather Russell, dietitian at The…

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Alia Bhatt launches trailer of Amish Tripathi’s upcoming book

Mumbai, May 16 :  Ace Bollywood actress, Alia Bhatt joined popular author Amish Tripathi in launching the trailer of his upcoming book.

The trailer of Tripathi’s highly-anticipated book “Sita – Warrior of Mithila” was launched on Tuesday at Granth Bookstore in Juhu here. The author along with Alia Bhatt unveiled…

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UP assembly passes GST Bill by voice vote

Lucknow, May 16 :  The Uttar Pradesh assembly passed the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Bill with a voice vote on Tuesday after an address by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

Lauding the GST Bill as revolutionary, Yogi Adityanath said this was one of the biggest Bills for economic improvement in the…

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Aadyam returns to the capital with musical tale of bygone era

New Delhi, May 16 :  Traversing seven decades through engaging anecdotes that chronicle time, relationships and culture, Purva Nareshs “Bandish 20-20000 Hz” is all set to open the 2017 edition of “Aadyam” in New Delhi.

“Aadyam” is the Aditya Birla Group’s theatre initiative and its third edition will feature…

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BEL says its EVMs not part of Botswana hacking challenge

New Delhi, May 16 (PTI) Electronic voting machines (EVMs) are not just creating a stir in India, but kicking up a controversy in faraway Botswana, too.

After news portals reported Indian EVMs would be tested at a hackathon in the southern African country, Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) — makers of the…

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Microsoft to grant $5 mn for UN human rights efforts

United Nations, May 16 (IANS) In a landmark five-year partnership with the UN, Microsoft has announced it will provide a grant of $5 million to UN Human Rights Office to support its work, with a particular focus on use of technology for critical response to human rights situations.


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Delhi HC rejects Dilli Athithi Shikshak Sangh petitions

New Delhi  May 16 (ANI): The Delhi High Court today rejected petitions of the Dilli Athithi Shikshak Sangh, filed on behalf of 17,000 guest teachers for them to regularised against sanctioned available posts.

The court held that the petitions are not maintainable and the case was adjourned to August…

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