Archive for June 2nd, 2018

Arbaaz Khan summoned by police in IPL betting scam

Thane (Maharashtra), June 2  Bollywood actor-producer Arbaaz Khan was summoned for investigations into the ongoing probe in the IPL betting case, a police official said here on Friday.

Arbaaz, brother of superstar Salman Khan, has been asked to appear before the Thane Anti Extortion Cell on Saturday, said Police…

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NASA’s Dawn probe moving to lowest-ever orbit around Ceres

Washington, June 2  NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is set to reach in early June its new, final orbit which will be less than 50 kilometres above the surface of the inner solar system’s only dwarf planet — 10 times closer than the spacecraft has ever been.

Soon after, it will…

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Massive dust storm hits Chandigarh, disrupts life

Chandigarh, June 2  Chandigarh and its surrounding areas were hit by a massive dust storm on Friday evening followed by rain.

The city and nearby areas were plunged into darkness around 5 p.m. with high velocity winds, dust and rain continuing for over one hour.

Trees were uprooted and…

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Walk faster to live healthy, longer

Sydney, June 2 

 If you want to live longer and remain healthy, then start walking at a faster pace as it can reduce the risk of mortality due to cardiovascular disease, say researchers.

The results showed that walking at an average pace reduced the risk of cardiovascular disease mortality by…

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Kareena shoots ‘fun sequence’ for ‘Naagin 3’

Mumbai, June 2 Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan and her “Veere Di Wedding” co-stars Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Swara Bhasker and Shikha Talsania shot a special integration with the cast of “Naagin 3”. Actor Ankit Mohan says it’s going to be a fun sequence.

Ankit, who plays the role of…

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Zayn Malik to entertain Indian fans in August

New Delhi, June 2  British-Pakistani singer Zayn Malik will arrive in India for a multi-city tour in August.

“He will kick-start the tour from Mumbai on August 3 and then head to cities like Kolkata, Hyderabad and Delhi. We are planning to organise his concert in Nepal…

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MD and CEO Chanda Kochhar not asked to go on leave: ICICI Bank

Mumbai, June 2  Private sector banking major ICICI Bank on Friday said that the company’s MD and CEO Chanda Kochhar has not been asked to go on “leave”.

The lender’s clarification came after a media report said that Kochhar has been asked to go on a leave.


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UK ‘deeply disappointed’ at US steel tariffs: PM

London, June 2  British Prime Minister Theresa May has said she was “deeply disappointed” at the unjustified decision by the US to apply tariffs to European Union (EU) steel and aluminium imports.

Her comments on Friday came a day after US President Donald Trump announced the decision to levy tariff…

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Goddess Sita a test tube baby: UP Deputy CM

Lucknow, June 2  Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma, who had once said jets and airplanes were nothing new as there was ‘Pushpak Viman’ during Vedic times, now holds Sita, the wife of Lord Rama, was in fact the first test tube baby of India.

According to a video…

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NIA seizes 4,000 kg gelatin explosives from Bokaro

New Delhi/Ranchi June 2 Three days after the National Investigation Agency (NIA) seized a huge cache of arms from Jharkhand’s Bokaro, the agency on Friday said that it had seized 4,000 kg of gelatin explosives from the same area.

An agency spokesperson said in Delhi that “the…

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