Archive for December 1st, 2018

Former US president George H W Bush dies

Houston, Dec 1 (PTI) George H W Bush, the 41st president of the US who led America during the collapse of the Soviet Union and the turning back of an Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, died on Friday. He was 94.

His death, which was announced by his office, came less…

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Contrary to perception, Green Climate Fund will deliver

Imagine, as a leader of a small developing nation, you are faced with the oncoming existential crisis that is climate change, but every time you try and implement a new policy your Treasury tells you the coffers are empty.

I say imagine, but for many of us in the developing…

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I see this as ‘significant chance’ for India, says Waugh

Sydney, Dec 1 (PTI) Former Australia captain Steve Waugh says the upcoming four-match rubber is a “significant chance” for India to win their first Test series Down Under.

The series begins with the first Tests in Adelaide on December 6.

“I will see this as a significant chance and…

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How to take care of your skin this winter

New Delhi, Dec 1 :  Winter demands extra care of skin and hair and hence it is important to take care of basic rituals like bathing in lukewarm water or minimizing the use of shampoo.

Shikhee Agrawal, Head Training at The Body Shop India, and Neena Chopra, Director-Beauty and Technical…

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Actors get unnecessary attention, importance in film industry: Kangana

Mumbai, Dec 1:  Actress Kangana Ranaut, who is gearing up for the release of her forthcoming film “Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi”, says that actors get an unnecessary attention and importance in the film industry.

Kangana was interacting with media at the 25th anniversary of Swiss Watchmaker brand Chopard where…

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Indian agriculture needs renewal with contemporary technology: Kovind

Chandigarh, Dec 1 :  President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday called for scaling up agriculture in the country so that the hard-working farming community benefits from it.

“Indian agriculture needs a renewal of its marriage with contemporary technology, protection against climate change, price fluctuations and demand shocks; and sustained investment…

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Lenovo dominated India’s tablet market in Q3 2018

New Delhi, Dec 1 :  Lenovo led as India’s tablet market grew six per cent in the third quarter of 2018, a new report by CyberMedia Research (CMR) said.

According to CMR’s “Tablet PC Market Report Review”, Lenovo had a 22 per cent share while domestic tablet maker iBall…

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Modi shaping 2016 surgical strike into ‘political asset’: Rahul Gandhi

Jaipur, Dec 1 (PTI) Congress president Rahul Gandhi Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of shaping the Army’s 2016 surgical strike across the LoC into a “political asset” and being “unsuccessful” in creating job opportunities for the youth.

Addressing a gathering at Udaipur in poll-bound Rajasthan, he also…

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