Archive for July 2nd, 2018

Viruses most common cause of meningitis in Britain

London, July 2  Viruses are the most common cause of meningitis in adults and a cause of substantial long-term ill health in Britain, says a study.

Meningitis is an acute inflammation of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord, known collectively as the meninges.

Diagnosis of meningitis…

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Sunny morning in Delhi

New Delhi, July 2 It was sunny Monday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 29.9 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season’s average, the weather office said.

“It will be a generally sunny day with chances of light rains in the evening,” an…

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Learnt a lot, grew a lot: Vicky Kaushal on ‘Sanju’

Mumbai, July 2  Vicky Kaushal, who has been giving Bollywood buffs a dose of his versatility as an actor, feels “blessed” with all the appreciation coming his way for “Sanju”. He says it’s a project he has learnt a lot from professionally and personally too.

Vicky has been lauded…

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How to get streetwear style right

New Delhi, July 2  In today’s day and age, street fashion is the new word that everyone follows. So how to get this style on point?

Rohan Khattar, Founder of high fashion menswear brand Minizmo, and Celebrity Stylist Avneet Chadha list down different ways to style themselves with streetwear…

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Trump says NAFTA must wait for US congressional polls

Washington, July 2  US President Donald Trump has said he would prefer to wait until after the November mid-term congressional elections before signing an updated North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

“NAFTA, I could sign it tomorrow, but I’m not happy with it,” Trump told Maria Bartiromo of…

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‘Congress-Left should join hands against Trinamool, BJP’

Kolkata, July 2  The Congress and Left parties need to come together in a political front or on a common platform in West Bengal to effectively fight the “murder of democracy” by the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the “communal agenda” of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), says a senior…

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Rajnath discusses flood situation with J&K Governor, assures help

New Delhi, July 2 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday spoke to Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra on the flood situation in certain parts of the state and assured all possible help in dealing with the situation.

“The Home Minister had a telephonic conversation with the Governor…

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Lord Venkateshwara temple opened in Kurukshetra

Chandigarh, July 2 The Lord Venkateshwara Tirupati Balaji Temple was opened in the Hindu holy town of Kurukshetra in Haryana on Sunday.

The temple, under the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Trust, Kurukshetra, was opened to public by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in Kurukshetra, around 110 km from here.

Khattar…

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Jharkhand to set up country’s first Khadi mall: CM

Ranchi, July 2 The first ‘Khadi Mall’ of the country will be opened here soon, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das announced on Sunday.

“Within 15 days, land in the Heavy Engineering Corporation (HEC) campus will be made available to the Khadi Board to develop the country’s first Khadi mall…

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Key Indian equity indices open in red

Mumbai, July 2  The key Indian equity indices on Monday opened on a negative note.

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading 108.55 points or 0.31 per cent lower soon after opening.

The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 29…

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