Wednesday July 27, 2016

Police Arrest 3 In Abesh Death Case

Kolkata: Special Investigation Team Kolkata police on Wednesday has been arrested liquor shop owner with his two workers in connection Abesh death case.  Police said that the liquor shop owner illegally sell liquor to Abesh.  Police arrested them from Saiyeed Amir Ali Avenue. Earlier, Kolkata... read more »

Mamata seeks Modi’s Date on ‘Debt’ issue

Mamata Seeks Debt Restructuring of Bengal

New Delhi: Seeking loan waiver and adequate Central funds for West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here. “Government should do some plan to restructure the debt. Otherwise all states in the country will be heavily... read more »


SIT Seized Abesh’s Friends Mobile Phones

Kolkata: Kolkata police’s Special investigation team (SIT) on Wednesday has seized the mobile phones of Abesh Dasgupta’s fifteen friends. Kolkata police informed that they investigate the chats of mobile phones and also said that some messages may be deleted from these phones. Earlier, ... read more »


I Married My Best Friend: Bill Clinton

Washington: As he stood at the lectern last night, Bill Clinton was doing more than delivering another convention speech, something he has done every four years spanning four decades. This was a larger moment for the former president, and it was a long time coming. In this one speech, he was... read more »


Hillary Makes History As First Woman White House Nominee

Washington: Scripting history, Hillary Clinton today became the first woman to win the presidential nomination of a major US party as she secured the backing of the Democrats at the convention here to set up an epic clash with Republican rival Donald Trump in the November polls. Clinton, who has... read more »

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Praveen Rana To Replace Narsingh Yadav For Rio Olympics: Reports

New Delhi: The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) on Tuesday reportedly announced Praveen Rana as the replacement of Narsingh Yadav at the Rio Olympics in the 74kg freestyle category. Narsingh, who was previously selected to represent India, failed dope test two days... read more »


Roger Federer To Miss Rio Olympics Due To Injury

Zurich: Roger Federer said on Tuesday he will miss the remainder of the season, including next month’s Olympic Games in Rio, as the 17-time Grand Slam champion recovers from a knee injury. Federer, 34, underwent knee surgery in February before missing May’s... read more »


BCCI To Convene Special General Meeting In Mumbai On 5TH August

New Delhi: The BCCI on Tuesday decided to convene a Special General Meeting of its affiliated units in Mumbai on August 5 to discuss about the implementation of the Lodha Committee Recommendations as per Supreme Court directives. The state unit members have been... read more »


Rio Olympics: Seven More Russian Athletes Are Banned

Rio de Janeiro: Five sprint canoeists and two modern pentathletes are the latest Russians to be banned from competing at Rio 2016. The sports’ governing bodies said they were implicated in the damning World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) report into state-sponsored... read more »


‘Narsingh Wanted To Commit Suicide After Failing Dope Test’

Sonepat: The Sports Authority of India (SAI) regional centre at Bahalgarh here was unusually quiet on Tuesday morning. The main entrance, manned by security guards, was closed. Only people associated with the centre and authorised journalists were allowed inside.... read more »


FC Pune City Rope In Bruno Arias And Andre Bikey

Pune: FC Pune City roped in Bruno Arias and Andre Bikey to strengthen their midfield for the third edition of the Indian Super League. Both Bruno and Andre represented North East United FC in 2015 ISL season but they will now turn up for the Rajesh Wadhawan Group and... read more »

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Rajan Defends Inflation Record, Urges RBI’s Independence

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India’s outgoing governor, Raghuram Rajan, on Tuesday staunchly defended his record in curbing inflation and cleaning up bad debt at banks, and he called on the... read more »


Govt Notifies Revised Pay Grades For 7th Pay Commi...

New Delhi: Government has notified revised pay grades for the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations, giving government employees... read more »

Myntra Acquires Jabong From Global Fashion Group


New Delhi: Flipkart-owned Myntra on Tuesday said it has acquired Jabong from Global Fashion Group for an undisclosed amount, a move that will mark further... read more »

Boris Johnson Claims India Owes UK Millions Of Pounds


London: Britain’s new foreign secretary Boris Johnson has told the Parliament that India is on a long list of foreign missions who owe the country... read more »

US Companies Consider India Their Next FDI Frontier: Ga...


Washington: US companies consider India their next FDI frontier and are keen to pump in billions of dollars into the country’s infrastructure and... read more »


Goa Police Invites Applications For Several Vacancies

Mumbai Port Trust invites applications form eligible candidates for the posts of  LDC, Police Constable, Pharmacist,  Barber, Dhobi, Stenographer, Nursing Asst, Mess Servant in Goa Police... read more »


CGPSC Invites Applications For Several Posts

Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission (CGPSC) invites applications form eligible candidates for the posts of  Assistant Regional Transport Officer... read more »

ESIC Invites Applications For Several Posts


ESIC, Delhi invites applications form eligible candidates for the posts of  Specialists & Senior Residents on contract basis. Vacancy Details: Total... read more »

CIMFR Invites Applications For Several Posts


Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research invites applications form eligible candidates for the posts of Project Assistant Level-I, II & III on... read more »

UCIL Invites Application For Assistant Sub-Inspector Po...


Uranium Corporation of India Limited invites Application for the post of Assistant Sub-Inspector(ASI) purely on contract basis initially for a period of One... read more »


Man Murders Wife, Father-In-Law In Andhra Pradesh

Hyderabad: A man murders his wife and father-in-law to death at Kotapadu village in Chatrai Mandal of Krishna district last night, police said. Circle inspector Kishore Babu said that the accused K... read more »


Boys Burn Puppies Alive Sparks Outrage

Hyderabad: Three boys in Hyderabad are seen in a video setting three puppies on fire on Saturday. In the video recorded by the boys, a mound of hay,... read more »

Fake Currency Racket Busted In Kolkata


Kolkata: Police following a tip off busted a fake currency racket in the heart of the city and seized counterfeit currency notes worth Rs 50,000 and arrested... read more »

Woman In Noida Stabbed 32 Times By Live-In Partner


Noida: A gym instructor allegedly stabbed his live-in partner 32 times in a house in Noida’s sector 73, leaving her in a critical condition, police said... read more »

Mexican Hitwoman Claims Having Sex With Corpses


California: A hitwoman for one of Mexico’s most notorious cartels has made a stunning confession from her California jail cell: she claims to have had... read more »


‘Indian Cinema Will Be Known As Before & After Satyajit Ray’...

Jerusalem: Acclaimed director Shyam Benegal believes Indian cinema will always be known as ‘before and after Satyajit Ray’ and says no other filmmaker has ever been able to emulate the... read more »


Varun Dhawan Says He Is ‘Protective’ About His Fil...

Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan said that all his movies are like his babies and he is protective about them. The 29-year-old actor said that working in... read more »

Chinkara Poaching Case: Salman Khan Thanks Fans For Pra...


Mumbai: After the Rajasthan High Court on Monday acquitted Salman Khan in two cases of chinkara poaching in 1998, Bollywood superstar thanked all his fans and... read more »

‘Dancing With Varun Is Very Tough’


Mumbai: Actor John Abraham says doing action sequences is easier for him than matching dance steps with “Dishoom” co-star Varun Dhawan. The... read more »

Keep Calm & Play Pokemon, Tweets Twinke To Naseeru...


Mumbai: Author Twinkle Khanna, who furiously lashed at out against Naseeruddin Shah over comments about her father Rajesh Khanna, really has had the last word.... read more »


Health Benefits Of Guava

Guavas, popularly called ‘Amrood‘ in Hindi, ‘Jaamapandu‘ in Telugu, ‘Koiya Pazham‘ in Tamil, ‘Nattu Peraka‘ in Malayalam, ‘SeebeKayi‘ in Kannada, ‘Jam phal‘ in Gujarati,... read more »


Pregnant Women Are Safe To Eat Raw & Runny Eg...

Pregnant women can safely eat lightly cooked or raw eggs from the UK, according to a new report. The report from the Advisory Committee on the... read more »

Lack Of Sleep Leads To Depression In Kids


New York: Children who experience inadequate or disrupted sleep are more likely to develop depression and anxiety disorders later in life, suggests new... read more »

Turmeric Compound May Treat Colon Cancer


New York:  A compound found in turmeric, a spice widely used in curries, could play a very important role in preventing and treating colon cancer, which... read more »

No Quick HIV Cure: Researchers


Researchers praised progress made towards developing an HIV cure, but said it was impossible to tell when or even if a cure for the devastating epidemic would... read more »


Daily Horoscope ( July 26 2016 )

Aries (March 21 – April 19) Someone may challenge your mental capabilities today, Aries. Your natural tendency might be to take the information, mull it over for a while, and come back with your... read more »


Daily Horoscope ( July 24 2016 )

Aries (March 21 – April 19) Today is an excellent day in which you should be able to ground your emotions and find a greater amount of stability in... read more »

Smokers Quitting Tobacco Also Drink Less Alcohol


London: People who have recently begun an attempt to quit smoking tobacco are more likely to try drinking less alcohol than other smokers, according to a new... read more »

Avocado Can Be Used As First Food For Babies


Feeding babies avocados, which has a neutral flavour, soft consistency and nutrient density, can help in boosting their growth and development, says a study,... read more »

Forms Of HIV Can Cross From Chimpanzees To Humans


Washington: Researchers have found evidence that strains of chimpanzee-carried simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), including those responsible for the global... read more »


FIR Against Two Grapplers For ‘Spiking’ Narsingh’s Supplement...

New Delhi: Wrestler Narsingh Yadav, dropped from the Rio-bound Olympic squad for testing positive for a banned performance-enhancing substance, raised the stakes by filing a First Information report... read more »


Intruder’ Who May Have Spiked Narsingh’s Food Iden...

New Delhi: Did an intruder spike Narsingh Yadav’s food supplements and has he been identified? Information emerging from the SAI Centre at... read more »

NorthEast United FC Announce Vingada As Head Coach


Mumbai: John Abraham owned NorthEast United FC on Tuesday announced that they have roped in former Portugal National Team Manager, Nelo Vingada, as their head... read more »

Ashwin Reclaims Top Spot On ICC Rankings


New Delhi: India’s R Ashwin has reclaimed the top spot on the ICC’s rankings for Test bowlers, following his seven-wicket haul against West Indies... read more »

Maharashtra CM Seeks Justice For Wrestler Narsingh Yada...


Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday told the state Assembly that he has written to the Union Sports Minister, seeking justice for... read more »


NASA To Launch Spacecraft To Near-Earth Asteroid

Washington: NASA is set to launch a new spacecraft in September that will travel to a near-Earth asteroid known as Bennu and bring back a sample of surface material which may contain building blocks... read more »


End Of An Era As Verizon Buys Yahoo

Sunnyvale(California): Verizon Communications Inc said Monday it would buy Yahoo Inc’s core internet properties for $4.83 billion in cash to... read more »

Mars Rover ‘Curiosity’ Can Fire Onboard Laser By Itself...


Washington: For the first time, NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover can fire its onboard laser all by itself, mission scientists say. New software is enabling... read more »

Two Small Worlds Found Outside Neptune Orbit


Washington: Scientists have discovered two small ‘worlds’ far outside the orbit of Neptune in the deepest survey ever conducted to search out... read more »

Pokemon Go Daily Used Twice As Much As Facebook: Report


Washington: The massive popularity that the augmented reality game Pokemon Go has generated has broken many a record. While on a daily basis, it is being used... read more »

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Fire Breaks Out Near City Centre Petrol Pump

Kolkata: A fire broke out at a petrol pump at sec-1 area under Salt Lake on Wednesday evening. People were evacuated and electric connection was disconnected following the incident in the... read more »


Protests At JU Rage As Girls Speak Out On Sexually Harassed

Kolkata: But in recent times, there have been winds of change. Not in the climbing number of perverts, but in the rising voices of survivors. Last Saturday, a lengthy Facebook post by a... read more »


Kolkata Metro Gets New General Manager

Kolkata: MC Chauhan, a officer of the Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers, has taken over as the new general manager of Kolkata’s Metro Railway.  He was adviser to the Railway... read more »

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Won’t Take Any Step Against Manas Bhunia: Adhir

Kolkata: The West Bengal Pradesh Congress said that Manas Bhunia will not be suspended yet for defying the party order. The party said that it would like to give Mr. Bhunia another chance... read more »


Manas Bhunia Slams Abdul Mannan, Says Won’t Shun PAC Post

Kolkata: Defying his own party’s opposition, West Bengal Congress leader Manas Bhunia on Friday confirmed that he will take the Chair of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) from July 11. He... read more »


Left Front, Congress Go Separate Ways In West Bengal Assembly

Kolkata: Apparently stung by Trinamool Congress legislator Tapas Roy’s attack on the Left Front-Congress alliance in West Bengal, both the parties walked out of the House separately... read more »