Archive for May 15th, 2018

Prohibition leads to loss of revenues and rise in crimes

The much-publicized liquor ban policy of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has created a serious financial crisis in Bihar as the administration is finding it difficult to implement the recommendations of the pay commission as the centre has also cut its share in the schemes that it funds. The…

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Karnataka supported BJP in big way: Yeddyurappa

Bengaluru, May 15 : BJP’s chief ministerial face B.S. Yeddyurappa on Tuesday said that the people of Karnataka have supported the party in a big way in the May 12 Assembly elections.
“People of Karnataka supported the BJP in a big way. Our party leaders will take a decision…

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BSF foils infiltration bid in J&K’s Mangu Chak area

Jammu, May 15 (ANI): The Director General (DG) of Border Security Force (BSF) KK Sharma on Tuesday said that the infiltration bid, attempted by the terrorists on May 14 in the Mangu Chak area of Jammu district, was foiled.

A Border Security Force soldier lost his life in a cross…

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Nearly 80% rise in HR analytics professionals in India: LinkedIn

New Delhi, May 15 : India has witnessed nearly 80 per cent growth in Human Resource (HR) analytics professionals in the past five years, global professional network site LinkedIn said on Tuesday.
The report revealed that in the past five years, there has been a 70 per cent increase in specialised…

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Protect your skin from sunburn

New Delhi, May 15 : Are you dreading the perpetual sun exposure that comes along with summer? Take adequate precautions to avoid sunburn, say experts.

Here are some helpful tips and remedies you can follow in summer to protect yourself from sunburn. The suggestions are by Puneet Madan, MD (Dermatology) at…

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I’m ready to lose, gain weight if role demands: Sanah Kapoor

Mumbai, May 15 : Actress Sanah Kapoor, who will be seen in the multi-starrer family drama “Khajoor Pe Atke”, strongly opposes body shaming. She says that as a performer, she treats her body like an instrument that she is ready to “tune as per the requirement”

Having gained oodles of…

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Ajay Devgn, Ranbir Kapoor to reunite onscreen

New Delhi  May 15 (ANI): In one of the biggest casting coups of the year, veteran actor Ajay Devgn and ‘Sanju’ star Ranbir Kapoor have been roped in for a movie together.

The duo will be reuniting on the silver screen after their successful political drama ‘Rajneeti’, after eight years…

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Petrol price soars close to Rs 75 a litre in Delhi

New Delhi, May 15 :  Petrol price in the national capital touched Rs 74.95 per litre on Tuesday, a fresh high, since it hit Rs 76.06 a litre in September 2013.
Prices rose for a second day in a row after Indian Oil Corp (IOC) resumed the dynamic pricing…

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JD-S says Kumaraswamy will be next Karnataka CM

Bengaluru, May 15 : Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader H.D. Kumaraswamy will be the party’s candidate for the Karnataka Chief Minister’s post, it announced on Tuesday after finishing third in the Assembly and getting the backing of the Congress.
“It is crystal clear that it will be…

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Congress backs JD-S after Karnataka delivers hung Assembly

Bengaluru, May 15 :  In a dramatic turn of events after Karnataka delivered a hung Assembly, the Congress on Tuesday announced its backing to the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) to form a government to prevent the BJP from regaining power in its only southern bastion.
After the initial euphoria of…

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