Home » 2016 » April » 28

India writes to UK for deportation of Vijay Mallya, confirms MEA

NEW DELHI: Looks like the good days are finally going to get over for Vijay Mallya as on Thursday, Ministry of External Affairs wrote to the High Commission of the United Kingdom to deport Mallya who has been in the country for more than a month now. “Our High Commission in UK will also be […]

PM Modi’s educational qualifications should be made public:Arvind Kejriwal

Comments Off on PM Modi’s educational qualifications should be made public:Arvind Kejriwal

NEW DELHI(PTI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday demanded that the Central Information Commission (CIC) makes public information pertaining to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s educational qualifications. In a letter to Information Commissioner M Sridhar Acharyulu, Kejriwal said he does not object to government records about him being made public and wondered why the Commission […]

Continue reading …

I was totally misquoted: Tiger Shroff clears his stand on his ‘sexist’ remark

Comments Off on I was totally misquoted: Tiger Shroff clears his stand on his ‘sexist’ remark

Tiger Shroff has found himself embroiled in another row. Recently, an interview of Shroff went viral on the Internet. Tiger was speaking about the kind of girl he would love to date and the sexist statement didn’t go down too well with the readers. Soon, Tiger faced the ire and backlash on social media with […]

Continue reading …

Sensitive people are more prone to scams on online dating sites, says new study

Comments Off on Sensitive people are more prone to scams on online dating sites, says new study

According to a recent study, sensitive and less emotionally intelligent people are more likely to be vulnerable to online dating scams. Researcher Martin Graff of the University of South Wales said that perpetrators of dating scams simply set up false profiles on dating websites with the sole purpose of extracting money from their victims. The […]

Continue reading …

Sea lanes should be free of tension and rivalry, says President Mukherjeen

Comments Off on Sea lanes should be free of tension and rivalry, says President Mukherjeen

Port Moresby,Papua New Guinea , PTI: Amid concerns over China’s maritime assertiveness, India on Thursday called for freedom of navigation saying sea lanes of communications should be devoid of tension and rivalry. “India does not see itself as in competition with any country in this regard,” said President Pranab Mukherjee who is on a maiden […]

Continue reading …

Facebook first quarter profit triples to $1.5 billion

Comments Off on Facebook first quarter profit triples to $1.5 billion

San Fransicso , PTI: Facebook has reported a powerful surge in profits as the user base of leading social network continued to climb. Profit in the first quarter tripled from a year ago to $1.5 billion as revenue jumped to $5.4 billion from $3.5 billion in the same period a year earlier. “We had a […]

Continue reading …

IPL a successful global brand, says Kumble

Comments Off on IPL a successful global brand, says Kumble

The Indian Premier League may be a soft target for critics but for former Indian captain Anil Kumble it is a global brand which has done enormously well in the nine years of its existence. The former player said he was proud to be associated with IPL and said he enjoyed his stint as player […]

Continue reading …

IITs asked to offer Sanskrit as elective: Smriti

Comments Off on IITs asked to offer Sanskrit as elective: Smriti

New Delhi(PTI): The HRD Ministry on Thursday said the Indian Institute of Technologies have been requested to offer Sanskrit as an elective subject or as a language course for students who wish to study it. In a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha, HRD Minister Smriti Irani said a committee headed by former […]

Continue reading …

U.N. envoy appeals to U.S., Russia to help Syria peace talks

Comments Off on U.N. envoy appeals to U.S., Russia to help Syria peace talks

GENEVA:The U.N. envoy for Syria appealed to the U.S. and Russia to intervene to help revive Syrian peace talks that sputtered to a pause on Wednesday, saying a recent spike in fighting has overshadowed the talks and put an increasingly feeble truce in “great danger.” Staffan de Mistura spoke to reporters early Thursday after briefing […]

Continue reading …

Ganga to be cleaned by July 2018, says Uma Bharti

Comments Off on Ganga to be cleaned by July 2018, says Uma Bharti

New Delhi, (PTI): Government today exuded confidence in Lok Sabha that Ganga would be cleaned by July 2018 and said the return of aqua life in the river would be the biggest benchmark to prove that it has been rejuvenated and efforts towards its cleansing have succeeded. Responding to a series of supplementaries during Question […]

Continue reading …
Page 1 of 3123