Archive for May 18th, 2017

Delhi HC frowns upon use of ‘scandalous word’ against Jaitley

New Delhi, May 18 :  The Delhi High Court on Thursday said the use of a “scandalous” word — crook — by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s lawyer Ram Jethmalani against Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley during the latter’s cross-examination in a defamation case cannot be allowed.

“If such allegations…

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Looking at ideas for improved security on railways: Prabhu

New Delhi, May 18 ;  Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday stressed the need for safety and security on the Indian Railways and said it is mulling ideas from stakeholders for improving security across its network.

“In India, there are various vulnerable sections in our network. The railways is looking at…

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Actress Reema Lagoo dead, industry pays last respects

Mumbai, May 18 :  The Indian theatre, film and television world on Thursday morning woke up to the news of the untimely demise of veteran actress Reema Lagoo, one of Bollywood’s favourite on-screen mothers. The industry’s love for her talent and her warm-hearted nature was evident in…

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Air India starts direct flight between Delhi, Stockholm

New Delhi , May 18 (ANI): Air India has announced non-stop flight services between Delhi and Stockholm, starting from August 15, 2017.

The flights will operate thrice a week — Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays – with each flight roughly having eight-hour duration.

Making the announcement, Ashwani Lohani, Chairman and Managing Director…

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Pakistan stands exposed post ICJ ruling in Jadhav’s case: Defence expert

New Delhi  May 18 (ANI): Defence expert S.R. Sinho on Thursday asserted that Pakistan has been exposed before the world with the recent ruling of International Court of Justice (ICJ) in Kulbhushan Jadhav case, adding that it would be interesting to see what Islamabad does next in the matter…

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Spice Routes Luxury Houseboats Alleppey wins India SME top 100 Achievers award

New Delhi May 18 : Spice Routes Luxury Houseboats Alleppey wins India SME top 100 Achievers award from 41,832 nominations across India.Directors Mr. Scaria Jose & Mr. Jobin Joseph receiving the award from Indian Union Cabinet Minister For Micro Small Medium Enterprises, Shri Kalraj Mishra. in New Delhi recently…

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Petrol pumps to sell LED bulbs, tubelights, ceiling fans soon

New Delhi, May 18 (PTI) Consumers would soon be able to buy energy efficient LED bulbs, tubelights and ceiling fans at petrol pumps at much lower retail rates.

The consumer would get the LED bulb for Rs 65, tubelight for Rs 230 and ceiling fan at Rs 1,150.

These…

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These days, unconventional is new ‘cool’: Arjun Kapoor

Mumbai, May 18 :  Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor was told at the beginning of his career that he is not “conventionally” good looking. But he says he’s glad that unconventional is the ‘new cool in the entertainment business.

He has droopy eyes and has faced comments regarding his weight. Asked…

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