Archive for October 12th, 2018

#MeToo movement in India is a wrong practice: BJP MP Udit Raj

New Delhi Oct 12 The #MeToo movement has intensified in the country with more women recounting their experiences of sexual harassment in the entertainment and media industry.

Observing that one should go case-by-case, Raj said there are several instances where women did this after taking money and then…

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A discredited playbook

New Delhi Oct 12  The government of India recently raised tariffs on 19 different items in order to curb imports with the goal of narrowing the widening current account deficit. The backdrop for the tariff hikes is the ongoing widening of the current account deficit as well as the recent…

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New Delhi Oct 12 A very authentic mix of ancient traditional and ultra-contemporary, fun and feasting, Taiwan attracts half the population of the globe especially from the Middle East. Handpicking the crème-de-la-crème of experience from this wonderful island nation of wonder, we exhibit the…

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Pro Kabaddi: Patna Pirates back to winning ways, edge past UP Yoddha 43-41

Chennai, Oct 12 Defending champions Patna Pirates edged past UP Yoddha 43-41 to get back to their winning ways in a thrilling Pro Kabaddi contest at the packed Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium here on Thursday.

Skipper Pardeep Narwal led from the front, scoring 16 points with Deepak Narwal (seven…

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Russian rocket to ISS fails mid-air, astronauts land safe: NASA

Washington, Oct 12 Two astronauts aboard the Russian Soyuz spacecraft that made an emergency landing after their rocket malfunctioned on lift-off to the International Space Station (ISS) were safe and in good condition, NASA said on Thursday.

The Soyuz MS-10 launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to…

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Obesity in your 20s linked to reduced life expectancy: Study

Sydney, Oct 12  If you are obese or overweight in your 20s and 30s, expect to lose up to 10 years in life expectancy, researchers have warned.

The findings showed that men and women who are obese in their 20s will lose up to eight and six years respectively in…

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Give casual twist to formal wear

New Delhi, Oct 12 Step away from boring checks and stripes, and add a bit of funk to your wardrobe for office.

Surya Suri, Founder, Steele Collection and Manavi Rai from Manavi Designs, tell how:

* Start stacking your wardrobe with shirts in traditional colours varying from white and light blue…

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Diana Penty proud of India’s #MeToo movement

New Delhi, Oct 12  Actress Diana Penty has come out in support of women who are speaking about their sexual harassment experiences, saying she is proud of today’s women as it takes immense courage to talk about such issues.


“I am proud that the #MeToo movement has kick…

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