Archive for May, 2019

Jaitley, the wingman

The ex-Finance Minister may not be in govt but the BJP still needs his expertise and management skills

With the halo around Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the penumbra dominated by BJP party chief Amit Shah, rarely does one talk about the man who is as much a Modi…

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OPPO A5s: Flashy looks, big battery in small budget

New Delhi May 31:  The market war in the budget smartphone segment in India is getting fiercer by the day. Not only are the smartphone players dropping prices, but they are also clubbing the best of hardware with internals in a premium package.

Chinese smartphone-maker OPPO’s newly-launched…

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MRI can be used to diagnose heart disease: Study

Washington May 31 PTI : Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) can be used to measure how the heart uses oxygen for both healthy patients and those with heart disease, a study has found.

Reduced blood flow to the heart muscle is the leading cause of death in the Western world, said researchers…

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We need to move on quickly from England loss: Du Plessis

London, May 31 (PTI) South Africa will have to move on quickly from the drubbing it received in the World Cup opener against England and regroup themselves before its next game against Bangladesh, said captain Faf du Plessis.

South Africa were thrashed by 104 runs by favourites England in the…

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Modi can now play decisive role on Kashmir: Mirwaiz

Srinagar May 31 PTI : The overwhelming mandate to Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given him an opportunity to play a decisive role in the resolution of the Kashmir issue, Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said on Friday.

Farooq expressed hope that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s offer of…

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Girl power

India has a record number of women MPs but female representation is still poor in politics

In the shadow of the huge win for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, one tends to overlook other narratives of the 17th Lok Sabha. Like the fact that it is all set to witness the…

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Party songs singer tag doesn’t affect me: Aastha Gill

New Delhi May 31 : She has belted out some hip-swaying party numbers including “Buzz”, “Dj waley babu” and “Kareja kareja”. Singer Aastha Gill, who has been featured on the cover of India’s Rolling Stone magazine, says the ‘party songs singer’ tag does not affect her as she feels…

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Got what I deserve: Kareena on being highest paid female star on TV

 Mumbai May 31;  Kareena Kapoor Khan, who is being touted as the highest paid female star on TV, says she deserves what she is being paid for her debut on the small screen.

Kareena will be one of judges on reality show “Dance India Dance” and there were reports that…

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Piyush Goyal takes charge as new commerce and industry minister

New Delhi, May 31 (PTI) Piyush Goyal Friday took charge of the commerce and industry ministry at a time when global protectionism is rising at trade front and the need to push India’s exports is pressing.

Goyal, who also got the railway ministry, said, “I would like to thank…

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Indian Emoji, Avatar and Sticker App, Saveyra Launches in Urdu and Tamil

Bengaluru, May 31:  Saveyra, the emoji, avatar and sticker app, announces the release of its app in Urdu and Tamil. Saveyra is designed for the Indian youth who like to express their emotions, identity and greetings through images.

Saveyra, the emoji, avatar and sticker app, announces the release of its…

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