Archive for April 7th, 2018

Facebook brings political ads under more scrutiny

San Francisco, April 7 (IANS) In order to prevent election interference on its platform, Facebook has introduced new changes to increase transparency and accountability for electoral ads and Pages.
To get authorised by Facebook, advertisers will now need to confirm their identity and location.
“Advertisers will be prohibited from running…

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CWG: Indian men’s hockey team held by last-gasp Pakistan

Gold Coast (Australia), April 7: Pakistan scored a last minute goal to hold India 2-2 in their opening match in Pool B of the men’s hockey competition at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday.

India had taken a comfortable 2-0 lead with goals from Dilpreet Singh…

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Hearing resumes in Jodhpur court on Salman’s bail plea

Jodhpur, April 7 (IANS) The suspense on superstar Salman Khan’s bail plea after the transfer of District and Sessions Court Judge Ravindra Kumar Joshi came to an end when Joshi resumed the hearing in the case on Saturday morning.
Joshi had reserved his judgement on Salman’s plea on…

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Kriti was too good as a kid: Sister

Mumbai, April 7 : “Heropanti” actress Kriti Sanon was “too good” during her school and college days, says her sister Nupur.

The sisters made an appearance on the show “Vh1 Inside Access” where they shared some fun ‘sister moments’, a statement said.

“Kriti was too good as a kid,” said Nupur…

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Congress’ Adhir Ranjan miffed with Singhvi for backing Mamata Govt.

West Bengal April 7 (ANI): West Bengal Congress unit president and MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhary threatens to complain to Congress president Rahul Gandhi against party leader and advocate Abhishek Singhvi for going against the party’s interest in the state.

Singhvi appeared in Supreme Court on Friday for the Mamata…

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Shimla gets its first grid-connected solar plant

Shimla Apr. 7 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur recently inaugurated the first grid-connected solar power plant in Shimla having a capacity of 35 KW, installed on the rooftop of the Department of Environment, Science and Technology.

The power generated by the solar plant would be consumed…

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Fight forces that stop India from going forward: Manmohan Singh

New Delhi, Apr 7 (PTI) It is the responsibility of all Indians to fight forces that are stopping the country from going forward, former prime minister Manmohan Singh has said.

The former prime minister, who was addressing an event to commemorate the 111th birth anniversary of freedom fighter Jagjivan Ram…

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