Day: October 22, 2018

Trump defends daughter, says Ivanka's personal emails had no classified info

Trump administration seeks to protect US industry, have fair trade: Kushner

October 22, 2018 11:58 pm

Washington: The Trump administration through its aggressive trade policy is seeking to protect the US industry and have a balanced and fair trade with other nations, President Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner said on Monday. Kushner said the President believed in bilateralism and not multilateralism. President Trump has been for a longtime very […]

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Breast Cancer

‘Shortcut October’: An initiative to spread awareness about breast cancer

October 22, 2018 11:35 pm

New Delhi: The cases of breast cancer in India stand at 1 in every 22. With the alarming increase rate, it is estimated to cause more deaths among women than any other cancer by 2030. The hurdles in beating this particular cancer lie across all stages, starting from awareness to diagnosis, and from counselling to treatment. […]

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Journalists become increasing 'targets' for killings: watchdog

Khashoggi killing ‘a wake-up call’: Qatar

October 22, 2018 11:06 pm

London: The murder of Jamal Khashoggi should act as a wake-up call, Qatar’s foreign ministry said Monday in the rival Gulf state’s first official response to the killing. Spokeswoman Lolwah al-Khater said Qatar had faith in the Turkish probe into the death of Washington Post contributor Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Regional rivals […]

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Case registered on missing idols after over 40 yrs

28 women trafficked from Nepal rescued from Indirapuram flats

October 22, 2018 11:02 pm

Ghaziabad: Twenty-eight women from Nepal, who were allegedly being trafficked on the pretext of jobs in gulf countries, were rescued Monday from two flats in Ghaziabad’s Indirapuram, police said. Based on a tip-off, raids were conducted and the Nepali women, in the age group of 20-30 years, rescued from two flats in Sarjan Vihar society […]

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Had necessary permission, claims ill-fated Dussehra event organiser

Had necessary permission, claims ill-fated Dussehra event organiser

October 22, 2018 10:57 pm

Amritsar: The organiser of an ill-fated Dussehra event here which saw at least 59 of its spectators being mowed down by a train hurtling through the crowd spilling onto a nearby railway track, claimed Monday that he had the necessary permission to hold the function. The event organiser, Saurabh Madan, purportedly made the claim in […]

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Case registered on missing idols after over 40 yrs

Kapil Dev, actors Govinda, Ravi Kishan told to pay to club fraud victims

October 22, 2018 10:50 pm

Vadodara (Guj): Former cricketer Kapil Dev and actors Govinda and Ravi Kishan have been fined by a consumer disputes redressal forum for allowing a club, which duped people using the photographs of the celebrities in a promotional campaign. In an order passed on October 20, the forum ordered Dev, Govinda and Ravi Kishan to pay […]

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Court sends son of former BSP MP Ashish Pandey to 14 day jail, fresh bail plea to be heard tomorrow

Court sends son of former BSP MP Ashish Pandey to 14 day jail, fresh bail plea to be heard tomorrow

October 22, 2018 8:55 pm

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday sent son of former BSP MP Ashish Pandey, who had brandished pistol at guests and threatened them in the foyer of a five-star hotel here, to 14-day judicial custody. Metropolitan Magistrate Dharmender Singh sent the accused to jail till November 5 after the police said that he was not required for further custodial interrogation. […]

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ARE PUBLIC TRANSPORTS SAFE FOR WOMEN IN NATIONAL CAPITAL?

HC permits AAP govt to procure 500 standard floor buses with hydraulic lifts for differently-abled

October 22, 2018 8:40 pm

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Monday permitted the AAP government to procure 500 standard-floor buses fitted with hydraulic lifts to facilitate accessibility to differently-abled persons in the national capital. The court said there was no reason as to why it should prohibit the Delhi government from procuring more buses in pursuance of a tender for 1,000 standard-floor buses (SFB). “That also when […]

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racism video

Ryanair passenger racism video prompts police investigation

October 22, 2018 8:31 pm

Dublin: A viral video showing a man racially abusing an elderly passenger on a Ryanair flight has prompted widespread outrage and an investigation by British police. The video — now viewed on Facebook more than four million times — appears to show a white man in an altercation with a black woman over seating arrangements in their row. Despite protests […]

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Elephants enter part of Korba city, one injured

Asian elephants have maths skills similar to humans: Study

October 22, 2018 8:12 pm

Tokyo : Asian elephants demonstrate numeric ability which is closer to that observed in humans rather than in other animals, according to a study. Researchers at SOKENDAI (The Graduate University for Advanced Studies) in Japan found that an Asian elephants’ sense of numbers is not affected by distance, magnitude or ratios of presented numerosities. The finding, published in the Journal of […]

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