Archive for June 11th, 2018

Loneliness can double risk of dying early: Study

London, June 11  Men and women who “feel lonely” are more likely to have worse mental health, heart disease conditions and die early than those “living alone”, according to a study.

The findings showed that loneliness was associated with a doubled mortality risk in women and nearly doubled risk in…

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Anupam Kher wraps up shooting for ‘Mrs Wilson’

London, June 11  Veteran actor Anupam Kher has completed shooting for the British TV mini series “Mrs Wilson” in Belfast.

The actor shared the update on his Twitter account via a video and an image where he was still dressed as his character.

He wrote: “It is a wrap. Finished…

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‘Loveratri’ teaser to be attached with ‘Race 3’

Mumbai, June 11  The teaser of Salman Khan Films’ next film titled “Loveratri” will be attached to “Race 3”, starring Salman Khan.

Salman Khan Films is all set to deliver dual treats this year, with two festive releases. While “Race 3” will be releasing on the auspicious occasion of Eid…

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New Delhi June 11   All public spaces, including temples, mosques, churches, gurudwaras, must follow rules

Finally, it took the Supreme Court to restore the sanctity of the Puri Jagannath temple as a receptacle of people’s faith, make it accessible to devotees and free them from the oppressive hold of…

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Key Indian equity indices open higher

Mumbai, June 11  The key Indian equity indices on Monday opened on a higher note.

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading 61.94 points or 0.17 per cent higher soon after opening.

The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 21…

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Prince Harry, Meghan to visit Australia, New Zealand

London, June 11  Prince Harry and wife Meghan will visit Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand later this year, marking their first official royal tour after getting married in May.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been invited to Australia and New Zealand by the governments of the countries…

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Government opens lateral entry for 10 Joint Secretary level posts

New Delhi, June 11  Opening the doors of bureaucracy for private sector professionals, the government on Sunday invited applications for 10 Joint Secretary level posts through lateral entry as opposed to the UPSC examinations.

The government said the proposal of lateral entry was aimed at bringing in “fresh ideas and…

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RJD invites BJP ally RLSP to join Grand Alliance

Patna, June 11  The opposition Rashtriya Janta Dal in Bihar on Sunday invited BJP ally RLSP chief and Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha, who had skipped an NDA meeting here this week, to join the Grand Alliance in the state.

Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Yadav also accused the BJP of joining…

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Chidambaram slams ‘anti-farmer’ Shivraj government

New Delhi, June 11 Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Sunday slammed the “anti-farmer” Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led government in Madhya Pradesh as two more farmers died standing in queues at the mandis.

He also said bulk of the farmers don’t get minimum support price (MSP) and that…

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Partly cloudy Monday morning in Delhi

New Delhi, June 11

It was a partly Monday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 29.8 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season’s average, the weather office said.

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

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