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  • US Has Begun Pulling Equipment, Not Troops From Syria: Official

    11 January, 2019 5:31 PM 154

    The US military has started moving non-essential equipment out of Syria but it is not withdrawing troops for now, a defense official said Friday as the Pentagon sought to clarify an earlier statement. "We are not withdrawing troops at this stage," the official said on condition of anonymity. Earlier, US military spokesman Colonel Sean Ryan had said the US had begun

  • Guinness World Record With Longest Line Of Sanitary Napkins Set In Bengaluru

    11 January, 2019 5:02 PM 144

    500 people at the 62nd All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology took seven and a half hours to lay out 10,105 sanitary pads in a line 3,537 feet long. Participants at a medical congress in Bengaluru have set a new Guinness World Record for the longest line of sanitary pads, in a move aimed at promoting menstrual hygiene. Five hundred people at the 62nd All India

  • Meera Sanyal, Banker-Turned-Politician, Dies At 57

    11 January, 2019 5:01 PM 144

    AAP leader and Delhi's deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia confirmed Meera Sanyal's death in a tweet, saying the country has lost a sharp economic brain and a gentle soul. Banker-turned-politician Meera Sanyal died on Friday after a brief illness. Sanyal, 57, had joined the Aam Aadmi Party after quitting her job as the country chief executive of Royal

  • Two Foreign Nationals Arrested With Heroin Worth Rs 32 Crores: Police

    11 January, 2019 4:51 PM 150

    Two foreign nationals suspected to be members of an International drug cartel were arrested with heroin worth Rs 32 crores, police said Friday. The accused have been identified as Asadullah (27), an Afghan national and Moussa Zie (30), an Ivory Coast national, they added. The accused used to supply heroin to their clients in the National Capital Region

  • Those Who Seek Votes In Cow's Name Should Provide Fodder: Arvind Kejriwal

    11 January, 2019 4:04 PM 137

    Those who seek votes in the name of cows should also provide fodder to them, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday after he was told during his visit to Bawana that the BJP-led MCD has not released funds to a gaushala for two years in the area. The chief minister, accompanied by Development Minister Gopal Rai, visited ''Shree Krishna Gaushala''

  • Saudi Teen To Leave For Canada Tonight: Thai Immigration Chief

    11 January, 2019 3:43 PM 111

    Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, will be boarding a Korean Air flight from Bangkok to Seoul on Friday night, before boarding a connecting flight to Canada. A Saudi teenager who fled to Thailand saying she feared her family would kill her has been granted asylum in Canada, the Thai immigration chief told Reuters on Friday. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, will be boarding

  • There Should Be No Road Tax On Electric Vehicles, Says Amitabh Kant

    11 January, 2019 3:35 PM 167

    NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said the NITI Aayog has suggested the states do away with road tax and issue green permits for electric vehicles. NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant today said there should be no road tax on electric vehicles to bring the ownership cost of electronic vehicles at par with combustion vehicles. He said the NITI Aayog has suggested the states

  • Army Major, Soldier Killed In IED Blast Near Line Of Control

    11 January, 2019 3:19 PM 168

    An army major and a soldier were killed in an improvised explosive device blast along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district Friday, officials said. The IED was planted by suspected terrorists on a path along the Line of Control to target army soldiers patrolling the Line of Control in the Laam belt of Nowshera Sector, they said. The blast

  • Ashok Chawla Resigns As NSE Chairman

    11 January, 2019 3:05 PM 143

    Ashok Chawla was the chairman of the country's biggest stock exchange since 2016. Ashok Chawla has resigned as the chairman of the National Stock Exchange Of India with immediate effect "in light of recent legal developments," the exchange said on Friday. Mr Chawla, who had been the chairman of the country's biggest stock exchange since 2016, has been charged

  • Seen This Video Of Deepika Padukone Recreating Ranveer Singh's Simmba Dialogue?

    11 January, 2019 2:58 PM 111

    Just when we thought that the couple couldn't get any cuter, Ranveer Singh shared this video on his Instagram profile We just can't seem to get enough of newlyweds Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's social media PDA and the latest video posted by Ranveer Singh clearly explains why. Just when we thought that the couple couldn't get any cuter, we chanced