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Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa launches ‘Amma baby care Kit’ scheme

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has launched the ‘Amma Baby Care Kit’ scheme, wherein the government will provide accessories meant for the newborn and its mother. Jayalalithaa launched the scheme yesterday by giving away the kit to five mothers in a symbolic gesture at the state Secretariat, an official release said here today. Jayalalithaa […]

Canon develops a new 250-megapixel sensor

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Japanese camera company Canon has announced that it has developed a new sensor. According to the Verge, the new sensor has 250-megapixel 19,580 x 12,600 APS-H CMOS sensor which according to a Canon release sets a world record for resolution in its size. The company says its new sensor is capable of distinguishing the lettering […]

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Sonam Kapoor bashes Twitter trolls like a boss!

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We live in times when a celebrity, particularly a woman can’t speak her mind without being attacked. Unless you have been living under a rock, you must have heard about the meat ban in Mumbai (for four days) and Mira-Bhayander (for eight days), to appease the Jains during their fasting period.  So just like everyone else on […]

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Arun Jaitley launches e-version of Mahatama Gandhi’s works

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New Delhi(PTI): Union minister Arun Jaitley today paid rich tributes to Mahatama Gandhi and said it was hard to imagine another person with his stature, vision and inspiration as the government released an e-version of the ‘Collected works of Mahatma Gandhi’. Information and Broadcasting Minister Jaitley said that the Publications Division under his ministry had […]

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PM Modi has been reduced to unedifying flip-flops, confusion on what he really stands for: Sonia Gandhi

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New Delhi(PTI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying “he has been reduced to unedifying flip-flops creating confusion on what he really stands for”. Speaking at Congress Working Committee (CWC), Sonia Gandhi said also said that Modi government is “out of touch” with the ground realities. […]

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Salman Khan to begin shooting for ‘Sultan’ soon, director Ali Abbas Zafar off to LA for recee

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Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is a busy man these days. With movies slated for release one after the other, the actor does not have much time. Post ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, Salman Khan started shooting for his next ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’, and is also promoting Athiya Shetty, Sooraj Pancholi starrer ‘Hero’ simultaneously. The actor, who has […]

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WHO seeks investment in emergency preparedness measures

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Tuesday asked South East Asian nations to invest in emergency preparedness measures to effectively respond to natural disasters, infectious diseases and radiological disasters in the future. WHO also urged the countries to scale-up their emergency management capabilities, expedite efforts to prepare for epidemics and make health facilities safe and […]

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Ahmed Javed replacesRakesh Maria as Mumbai Police Commissioner

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Mumbai: In a dramatic turn of events Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria, who was heading the Sheena Bora Murder probe has been promoted to DG Home Guard, on Tuesday. Ahmed Javed will be taking over as the Mumbai Commissioner of Police in place of Maria. According to reports, the order has been officially issued to […]

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Thai blast probe: Two Indians picked up by police released

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The two Indians picked up by Thai police were released on Tuesday after authorities found everything in order following their interrogation in connection with the country’s deadliest blast at a temple that killed 20 people. The two men, whose names were withheld, had valid work permits and were legal, sources told PTI. “Everything was found […]

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PM Narendra Modi discusses India’s opportunities with stakeholders, policymakers

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi called bankers and billionaires to his residence on Tuesday to brainstorm on how India can manage global economic turbulence, including opportunities for Asia’s third-largest economy in China’s market and growth woes. The morning meeting in New Delhi was attended by tycoons including India’s richest man, Mukesh Ambani, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, […]

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