Archive for June 16th, 2018

Backgrounds in food adverts matter a lot

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 6 (ANI): Turns out, backgrounds and situations in food advertisement say a lot about how the advertisement is going to be perceived by the audience.
According to a study conducted by the Society for Consumer Psychology, holistic thinking patterns can influence responses to…

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I love the VJ culture: Anusha Dandekar

Mumbai, June 16 : Popular TV host and video jockey (VJ) Anusha Dandekar says she loves the VJ-ing culture and had a great time doing it.

“I loved it and I still love it. I throw in my VJ skills in shows…. The culture was amazing. We had a great…

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Aurangzeb’s father appeals to Centre to eliminate militancy

Poonch  June 16 (ANI): Mohd Hanif, the father of Rifleman Aurangzeb, who was abducted and later killed by terrorists in Pulwama’s Gusoo, made an emotional appeal to the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir government to eliminate militancy from the state, as he laid his son to rest.

Speaking…

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Lankesh killing: SIT summons Sri Ram Sene district head for questioning

Bengaluru, Jun 16 (PTI) The Special Investigation Team probing the killing of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh has summoned Rakesh Math, the Vijayapura district president of fringe right-wing outfit Sri Ram Sene, for questioning, a senior police official said today.

The SIT decided to question Math since the suspected shooter…

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Rajnath attends Eid celebration at Naqvi’s residence

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh attended the Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations at Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi’s residence on Saturday.

Besides Rajnath, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar were also present at Naqvi’s residence.

On the occasion, when Rajnath…

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Debates in Parliament lose wit, skill and shine

How is democracy, particularly in Parliamentary form of Government, different in developed world and developing countries. In case of developed countries elections are held to decide which party should rule and which should sit on the opposition benches. This is decided through debate and robust campaign. But in developing world…

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WhatsApp might be working on Windows app

San Francisco, June 16 (IANS) Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp is reportedly working with Microsoft to deliver a proper desktop app.
WhatsApp is one of the few developers that consistently delivered updates to its Windows Phone app, but a report by Windows Central suggests WhatsApp is actually getting ready to…

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China slaps additional tariffs on USD 50 bn worth of US goods

Beijing, Jun 16 (PTI) In a tit-for-tat action, China today imposed additional duties on USD 50 billion worth of American products, a day after US President Donald Trump slapped a stiff 25 per cent tariff on Chinese goods worth similar amount, triggering a full-fledged trade war between…

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Trump defends relationship with G7 leaders

Washington, June 16 (IANS) US President Donald Trump has said that his relationship with the rest of the G7 leaders is good as he accused the media of not telling the truth about the summit in Canada.
Trump posted a dozen photographs on his Twitter account on late Friday in…

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PM encourages Christel House students to play sports and study

Raipur (Chattisgarh) [India], June 16 (Newsvoir): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met students of Christel House India – Naya Raipur after he inaugurated the city’s new Integrated Command and Control Centre.

Christel House India is transforming the lives of impoverished children by breaking the cycle of poverty and creating self-sufficient…

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