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9 January, 2019 2:37 AM Sharks Force Closure Of 2 Popular Australia Beaches

Local residents at Brighton Le Sands beach in Sydney spotted a three-metre shark, cruising around within a netted area which is intended to keep bathers separating from wildlife. Two popular Australian beaches have been temporarily closed after sharks were spotted nearby, one of which was just metres from shore, within what was supposed to be a shark-free 118

7 January, 2019 5:59 AM Beware: You may be sipping lead, cadmium with your morning coffee

Researchers from Assam University have found a high concentration of lead and cadmium in water that leached from both old and new glazed, colourful ceramic cups heated in the microwave Your brightly coloured tea cup/coffee mug could be leaching lead and cadmium into warm beverages. According to a report by the Hindustan Times, researchers from Assam 146

7 January, 2019 5:24 AM Watch: NCP MP Madhukar Kukde dances on ‘Aankh Maare’ at school function

It was an unusual sight at a school function in Bhandara when Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP Madhukar Kukde shook a leg with children on a song from Ranveer Singh-starrer Simmba. The veteran MP from Bhandara-Gondiya constituency in Maharashtra danced on the stage along with school children on the remake version of ‘Aankh Maare’ song. The performance 176

6 January, 2019 8:18 AM 16-year-old girl raped by stepfather and his friend in UP

A case under POSCO Act has been registered against the accused. Muzaffarnagar: A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her stepfather and his cousin, who also recorded a video of their act at Kandhla town in Shamli district, police said Sunday. According to Circle Officer Rajesh Kumar Tiwari, the incident took place on Saturday and the police had registered 150

5 January, 2019 5:58 PM Four children injured in explosion in a farm in Bihar's Motihari

The injured children have been admitted to a hospital.  PATNA: At least four children were injured in an explosion in Bihar's in Bihar's East Champaran on Saturday. The explosion took place on a farm in Kotwa town near Motihari. The reason for the explosion is not clear yet. The injured children have been admitted to a hospital. A police investigation 144

5 January, 2019 8:49 AM 6 children, driver killed as school bus falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh

The accident occurred in Sangrah town on Saturday morning.  Shimla: Seven people, including six schoolchildren, were killed and 12 injured on Saturday when a private school bus rolled down a deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district, police said. A private bus carrying students of DAV School fell into a gorge. Seven people -- six schoolchildren 107

4 January, 2019 5:48 PM Kauravas were test tube babies, ancient India had guided missiles: Andhra University VC

Kauravas were born due to stem cell and test tube technologies and India also possessed knowledge about guided missiles thousands of years ago, claimed Andhra University Vice Chancellor G Nageshwar Rao at the Indian Science Congress Friday. He claimed the 'Dashavtar', ten avatars of Lord Vishnu, predate the Theory of Evolution given by English naturalist 135

4 January, 2019 8:16 AM BJP's Vikram Saini speaking like a terrorist, must be probed for terror links, says UP Congress chief Raj Babbar

The Congress leader further said Saini should be arrested and punished.  In a scathing attack on BJP MLA Vikram Saini over his 'bombing' remark, Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Raj Babbar accused the saffron party leader of speaking like a terrorist and reiterated that he must be probed for terror links. The BJP MLA from Muzaffarnagar said that those who say they feel unsafe 175

3 January, 2019 5:35 PM Parliament Nods Bill That Scraps ''No Detention'' Policy

The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed after a brief discussion the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Amendment) Bill, 2019 that seeks to scrap the "no detention" policy up to Class 8th for improving "learning outcomes". However, the Bill empowers the state governments to either scrap the "no detention" policy or keep it intact. As per the old policy 96

3 January, 2019 1:19 PM 5 Boys Escape From Shelter Home In Bhubaneswar Despite CCTVs, Security

Police said the boys broke the grill of the bathroom of the shelter home and escaped. At least five boys escaped from a Bhubaneswar-based shelter home, police said on Thursday. The incident took place on Monday night when the boys broke the grill of the bathroom of the shelter home and escaped, they said. Authorities at the shelter home filed a complaint 80