Archive for November 26th, 2017

Extra judicial killings in UP justified

Use of third degree methods on suspected culprits has been a regular practice in India which includes  beating  with sticks, giving electric shocks or ducking in water  which in many cases has resulted in deaths of accused in custody. Many such cases have been reported and are being inquired into…

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Miss World Manushi Chhillar gets glorious welcome in India

Mumbai, Nov 26 :  Manushi Chhillar, who broke the 16-year jinx for India at the Miss World pageant last week, received a warm welcome from fans as she arrived here on late Saturday night.

She was greeted at the international airport here with numerous fans chanting “India, India” as they…

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US warns Pak of repercussions if it fails to act against Saeed

Washington, Nov 26 (PTI) The US has sought immediate re- arrest and prosecution of the Mumbai terror attack mastermind and JuD chief Hafiz Saaed, warning Islamabad that there would be repercussions for bilateral ties if it fails to act.

The banned Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) head, who carries a USD…

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India can learn from China, Turkey how to infuse technology in education: Intel

New Delhi, Nov 26 :  With emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data Analytics knocking at India’s doors, the country needs to sow the learning seeds early — in the classroom — and China and Turkey can show the way, top global Intel executives have said…

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Ton-up Kohli drives India to 404/3 at lunch on Day 3

Nagpur, Nov 26 :  Captain Virat Kohli (123 not out) helped India reach 404/3 in their first innings till lunch on the third day of their second cricket Test against Sri Lanka at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Sunday.

Kohli, who cracked his 19th Test century, shared a…

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Microsoft now selling Samsung Galaxy Note 8 online

San Francisco, Nov 26 :  Microsoft has started selling Samsung Galaxy Note 8 from its online store that comes packed with pre-installed apps like virtual assistant Cortana, Word, Excel, OneNote and Outlook.

Dubbed as the Microsoft Edition, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 also includes Microsoft Launcher, Android Authority reported on Sunday…

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PM Modi urges humanitarian forces to defeat terrorism untidely

New Delhi Nov.26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday exhorted humanitarian forces to fight unitedly to defeat the menace of terrorism.

Addressing the 38th edition of ‘Mann Ki Baat’, the Prime Minister said, “Terrorism has threatened and challenged humanity across the globe and is bent upon destroying the…

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Kapil Sharma wishes to sing for A.R. Rahman

Mumbai, Nov 26 :  Comedian-actor Kapil Sharma loves to sing and wishes to work with Oscar-winning music director A.R. Rahman in the near future.

Kapil said earlier in his career, he wanted to be a singer. Asked if after gaining popularity and a steady fan following, he wants…

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Militants attack Congress leader’s house in J&K

Srinagar, Nov 26 :  Militants attacked a Congress leader’s house in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district on late Saturday, officials said on Sunday.

Police said a few shots were heard on late Saturday evening near the house of Imtiyaz Parray, Congress leader and the son of slain counter-insurgent…

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Soumya Swaminathan to take charge as WHO Deputy DG in Dec

New Delhi, Nov 26 (PTI) ICMR chief Soumya Swaminathan, a globally recognised researcher on tuberculosis and HIV, is set to assume the charge of deputy director-general of the WHO in Geneva next month.

Her appointment as the Deputy Director-General for Programmes (DDP), announced early last month by the…

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