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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee meets governor

Kolkata, June 17: Amid speculation that governors appointed during the erstwhile UPA regime have been advised by the Narendra Modi government to resign, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday met Governor M.K. Narayanan at Raj Bhavan here. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee meets governor There was no official statement on what transpired at the […]

Billionaires Behind the Attack on Public Education in California Tenure Suit

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New York City, 17 June-2014(SABRINA JOY STEVENS): Last week, something happened in a Los Angeles courtroom that rocked the education policy world. A judge declared due process rights for teachers—commonly known as “tenure” unconstitutional in the state of California in the case Vergara v. California, so named for one of the several students named as […]

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U.S. TRAINED ISIS AT SECRET BASE IN JORDAN Described as covert aid to insurgents targeting Basar al-Assad

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JERUSALEM, 17 June-2014, AARON KLEIN/WND: Members of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or ISIS, were trained in 2012 by U.S. instructors working at a secret base in Jordan, according to informed Jordanian officials. U.S. TRAINED ISIS AT SECRET BASE IN JORDAN Described as covert aid to insurgents targeting Basar al-Assad The officials said […]

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University of Besançon Research says that not wearing a bra increases the strength of the breast muscles

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New York City, 17 June-2014(Hollywoodbuzz): Researchers at the University of Besançon found that not wearing a bra increases the strength of the breast muscles, which results in them sagging less over time. Contrary to popular belief, wearing a bra doesn’t prevent sagging or relieve back pain at all, according to a study carried out over […]

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The real reason why Preity Zinta filed a case against Ness Wadia

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Mumbai, 17 June-2014, Aastha Nandrajog/DNA: In February 2005, Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia went public about their relationship and made several public appearances and were seen attending Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai’s wedding with constant public display of affection. In 2008, they took their relationship to an another level and forged a business alliance by purchasing […]

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Teenager held for raping five-year-old in Gurgaon

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Gurgaon, June 17(IANS): A 15-year-old boy was Tuesday held for raping his neighbour’s five-year-old daughter, police said. The families of both the boy and the girl hail from Panna district of Madhya Pradesh. The two families live in Ashok Vihar Phase-3. Teenager held for raping five-year-old in Gurgaon “The girl’s mother informed police and a […]

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CBI registers case in Gopinath Munde’s death Today

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New Delhi, June 17(IANS): The CBI Tuesday registered a case following allegations of foul play in the road accident that killed union minister Gopinath Munde, an official said. CBI registers case in Gopinath Munde’s death Today Munde died due to shock and haemorrhage following injuries to his neck and liver in the accident. The Central […]

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Need to use science for social transformation: Jitendra Singh

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New Delhi, June 17(IANS): There was a need to use science and technology as a tool for social transformation, Minister of State for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh said here Tuesday. Need to use science for social transformation: Jitendra Singh Singh, who visited the National Physical Laboratory, a constituent laboratory of the Council of Scientific […]

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The SC axes Jayalalithaa plea in assets case

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New Delhi, June 17 (PTI): The Supreme Court Tuesday dismissed a plea by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa seeking that the trial in a disproportionate assets case be put on hold till a Bangalore court decides the ownership of the immovable assets alleged to be hers. The SC axes Jayalalithaa plea in assets case […]

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Andhra panel to look into discrimination against Muslim prisoners

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Hyderabad, June 17(IANS): The Andhra Pradesh State Minorities Commission will visit jails in Telangana to get first-hand information about complaints of discrimination against Muslim inmates, an official said Tuesday. Commission chairman Abid Rasool Khan told reporters that panel members will meet Muslim prisoners to know about their problems. Andhra panel to look into discrimination against Muslim […]

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