Archive for December 4th, 2018

India sees US as an important defence partner: Sitharaman

Washington, Dec 4 (PTI) Commencing her five-day official visit to the United States, Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Monday asserted that New Delhi sees the US as an important partner in the field of defence.

In her remarks at the start of her bilateral talks with the US Defence…

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Tooth loss in postmenopausal women linked to hypertension

New York, Dec 4 :  Postmenopausal women experiencing tooth loss could be at higher risk of developing high blood pressure — a key risk factor for heart disease, warns a new study.

The study showed that such women had approximately 20 per cent higher risk of developing hypertension compared to other women…

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Opt for charcoal for healthy skin, hair

New Delhi, Dec 4 :  Charcoal, specifically activated ones, are very effective in treating skin related issues as it absorbs toxin and makes for a good deep cleanser and detoxifier. However the benefits of charcoal are extended beyond skin care as it can be worked into the hair care regime to…

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Bulandshahr violence due to UP govt’s irresponsible, wrong policies: Mayawati

Lucknow, Dec 4 (PTI) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Tuesday blamed the “irresponsible and wrong” policies of the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh for the mob violence in Bulandshahr district in which a police officer was among the two persons killed.

“Killing of (an) inspector and one other…

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Music is my soul, says singer Richa Sharma

New Delhi, Dec 4 :  From singing devotional songs to becoming a popular playback singer in Bollywood, Richa Sharma says music is her soul irrespective of any genre.

“Be it bhajans or ghazals or Bollyood peppy songs, I don’t sing songs on the basis of its form. I love singing…

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Taapsee excited to take ‘Mulk’, ‘Manmarziyaan’ to festival audience

Mumbai, Dec 4 :  Actress Taapsee Pannu says she is excited to take her films “Mulk” and “Manmarziyaan” to the festival audiences in Marrakesh and Florence.

Taapsee tweeted on Monday night: “After whirlwind like crazy weeks I am finally off to a work holiday. While I show my two beautiful gems…

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Sensex ends 6-day gaining streak, sheds 107 points

Mumbai, Dec 4 :  The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex snapped its six-day-long gaining streak, closing 107 points lower on Tuesday as investors turned cautious ahead of major events.

“The markets are on a back foot due to major events like the OPEC meeting this week, RBI monetary…

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Lenovo debuts its security solutions for enterprises in India

New Delhi, Dec 4 :  Computer manufacturing giant Lenovo on Tuesday launched “ThinkShield” security solutions which is its end-to-end approach to securing business devices, data, online presence and identity throughout their life cycle and is targeted at enterprises and small and medium businesses (SMBs).

“ThinkShield” security solution is available…

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No obstruction to J&K Bank’s financial independence: Governor

Jammu, Dec 4 : Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Tuesday categorically assured that no changes are intended in the financial status and independence of the J&K Bank.

Malik was responding to apprehensions expressed by a cross-section of the society and the bank’s staff.

A…

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Modi says Congress stopping him from hailing ‘Bharat mata’

Sikar (Rajasthan), Dec 4 :   Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday alleged that the Congress party was trying to stop him from raising ‘Bharat mata ki jai slogan in election rallies.

Addressing a rally here, Modi said that the Congress party’s “naamdar” (an allusion to Congress President Rahul Gandhi) had…

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