Archive for June 7th, 2018

Drink coffee for better and efficient team work

New York, June 7  Finding it hard to make your team together? A cup of coffee may work as magic and help people remain more alert as well as work together as a team, say researchers including one of an Indian-origin.

According to the research, people who drank coffee…

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Swara Bhasker to star in ‘Rasbhari’

Mumbai, June 7  Actress Swara Bhasker will be seen in an upcoming digital series “Rasbhari” which traces the story of a school student and his growing infatuation for his English teacher.

Applause Entertainment, the content studio from the Aditya Birla Group, is working on the show, which will be set…

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India’s platinum imports for jewellery to grow by 25%

Chennai, June 7  The Platinum Guild India is expecting about 25 per cent growth in platinum imports in 2018 for jewellery purposes, said a top official.

“Our outlook for the current year is about 25 per cent growth in imports of platinum for jewellery. Last year was also a good…

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Trump-Kim summit could be of 2 days: Report

Washington, June 7  The upcoming summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore could extend into a second day if it goes well, informed sources told CNN.

US officials have laid the groundwork for a second day of meetings if the two men…

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How much does he know, Congress hits back at Jaitley

New Delhi, June 7  Hitting back at Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for his article “How much does he know” that targeted Congress President Rahul Gandhi, the party on Wednesday called him a minister without portfolio and threw back the same question at him – “how much does he know?”

Earlier in…

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How Mumbai jail’s women inmates battle for water: Maneka Gandhi

New Delhi, June 7  There was a time in Mumbai’s Byculla jail when only two buckets of water were allocated to 600 women prisoners for the whole day, while only five sanitary towels were issue per month to every woman, Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi…

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Rajnath to visit Kashmir, review security for Amarnath Yatra

New Delhi, June 7  Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will be on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir from Thursday to review arrangements for the annual Amarnath Yatra.

“During his visit, Rajnath Singh will meet Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. He will review security arrangements for Amarnath Yatra,” a…

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No Iftar party at Rashtrapati Bhavan this year

New Delhi, June 7  After nearly a decade, Rashtrapati Bhavan will not host an Iftar party this year with President Ram Nath Kovind stating that there should no religious observance at taxpayer’s expense at the public building.

“After the President took office in July 2017, he directed Rashtrapati Bhavan…

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Sunny Thursday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, June 7 It was a sunny Thursday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 29.2 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average, the weather office said.

“The sky will remain partly cloudy during the day,” an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official…

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