Archive for August 10th, 2019

Universal Healthcare in India – Digital Health, a stitch in time

New Delhi Aug 10:  Around 6 Crore Indians fall into financial distress every year as a result of medical costs in the family. In other words, it washes away the wealth that economic growth delivers in a significant way. India has so far been a patient-pays market where the…

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Sonia, Rahul recuse themselves from CWC meet

New Delhi, Aug 10 (PTI) As the Congress Working Committee began consultations on Saturday to find its next president, UPA chief Sonia Gandhi and outgoing party head Rahul Gandhi left the meeting midway, saying they couldn’t be part of the process.

“We cannot be part of this process,” Sonia…

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Congress at crossroads

Young Turks are impatient and if the CWC president emerges from the old guard, they could take drastic steps

Today could be a transformative day for the Congress as it would not only choose a new party president but decide whether it would go down the road to perdition or…

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Salman, Madhuri celebrate 25th anniversary of ‘Hum Aapke Hai Koun..!’

Mumbai Aug 10:  Makers of “Hum Aapke Hai Koun..!” hosted a special screening of their film on the occasion of completing 25 years at the Liberty Cinema here on Friday.

Released in 1994, “Hum Aapke Hain Koun..!”, the multi-starrer family saga that saw Madhuri Dixit Nene and Salman Khan…

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Serena powers past No. 1-bound Osaka, Halep retires hurt

Toronto, Aug 10 (AFP) Serena Williams won the rematch Friday, dominating Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4 to ensure the Japanese star won’t leave Toronto with a title to go with her number one world ranking.

Williams fired 12 aces and didn’t face a break point as she…

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No business with Chinese tech giant Huawei: Trump

Washington, Aug 10 (PTI) US President Donald Trump on Saturday said America will not do any business with Chinese tech giant Huawei.

The Trump administration believes that giving access to the state-controlled Huawei on 5G would risk America’s national security. As such the US is not only denying…

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Heavy rains in Kerala claim 42 lives, over one lakh in relief camps

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 10 (PTI) As Kerala continues to battle the torrential downpour lashing its shores, death toll has risen to 42 in rain related incidents, including flooding and landslides, with over one lakh people moved to relief camps, officials said on Saturday.

Twenty people have been killed in Kozhikode and…

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