Day: April 1, 2019

Liquor bottles to carry statutory warning: FSSAI

Liquor bottles to carry statutory warning: FSSAI

April 1, 2019 9:30 pm

New Delhi: Beginning Monday, a rule requiring all liquor bottles to carry a statutory warning that alcohol consumption is injurious to health, on the lines of message displayed on cigarette packets, has come into force. All liquor bottles must carry this as well as the warning that people should not drive after drinking, the food […]

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Cong creates "lies", its "vision" based on "division": Modi

Modi hits out at Omar Abdullah over his separate PM statement

April 1, 2019 9:24 pm

Hyderabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hit out at National Conference leader Omar Abdullah over his reported statement seeking a separate Prime Minister for Kashmir and asked the Congress and Mahagatbandhan leaders to make clear their stand. Addressing an election rally here, Modi said there were media reports that Abdullah has stated there should […]

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Guj LS polls: Except five, all BJP & Cong candidates are crorepatis

Facebook’s move shows Congress’ real ‘character’: Javadekar

April 1, 2019 9:02 pm

Jaipur: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday alleged that Facebook’s move to remove 687 pages and accounts linked to the Congress’ social media cell had exposed the grand old party’s real “character”. “Facebook took a strong move by removing 687 pages because Congress people were doing inauthentic behaviour. Congress made fake accounts and groups to […]

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Decision on Congress –AAP alliance: Minorities ‘drastically unhappy’ over delay

Decision on Congress –AAP alliance: Minorities ‘drastically unhappy’ over delay

April 1, 2019 8:49 pm

New Delhi:  The minorities in national capital are looking ‘drastically unhappy’ over the pending decision on alliance between the Congress and the AAP for the Lok Sabha polls here. Muslim and Dalit intellectuals have expressed dissatisfaction over the Congress’ stand on the alliance and criticized the delay in final decision by the Congress high command. […]

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Congress's hypocritic manifesto will expire on May 23: Modi

Delhi BJP starts campaign to woo first time voters

April 1, 2019 8:41 pm

New Delhi: The Delhi BJP has started a campaign where the party’s volunteers are interacting with college students and telling them about various initiatives initiated by the Narendra Modi government aimed towards the youth, a move aimed at reaching out to the first-time voters ahead of the Lok Sabha polls. The campaign – ‘Youth4Modi’ – […]

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Sterling and Wilson files paper for Rs 4,500-cr IPO

1 killed, 6 injured in road accident in Odisha

April 1, 2019 6:53 pm

Kendrapara (Odisha): A labourer was killed and six others were injured on Monday after a vehicle carrying them was hit by a truck in Kendrapara district. The incident happened on Paradip-Daitary expressway near Tikarpanga Chowk when the labourers were travelling to a construction site in the neighbouring port town of Paradip from Patkura area, a […]

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Sterling and Wilson files paper for Rs 4,500-cr IPO

Speeding truck crushes woman to death in UP’s Muzaffarnagar district

April 1, 2019 6:43 pm

Muzaffarnagar (UP): A 35-year-old woman was killed and her nephew critically injured after the motorcycle on which they were travelling was hit by a speeding truck here, police said Monday. The accident occurred on Sunday evening on Meerut-Karnal highway near Loyi village, Station House Officer (SHO) at Budhana police station Mahabir Singh said. A case […]

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'The Craft' remake in works

‘The Craft’ remake in works

April 1, 2019 6:27 pm

London: Cult classic “The Craft”, which released in 1996, is getting a remake. Actor-filmmaker Zoe Lister-Jones is in talks to write and direct the remake, reported Digital Spy. Columbia Pictures and Blumhouse are producing the remake, along with Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher’s Red Wagon Entertainment, which was behind the original film. The original film […]

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Fish mucus may offer potential new antibiotics

Fish mucus may offer potential new antibiotics

April 1, 2019 6:21 pm

Washington: Scientists have identified bacteria with promising antibiotic activity against known pathogens, including the dangerous MRSA-causing microbes, in the protective mucus that coats young fish. As current antibiotics dwindle in effectiveness against multidrug-resistant pathogens, researchers are seeking potential replacements in some unlikely places. “For us, any microbe in the marine environment that could provide a […]

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Comedies are not really me: Keira Knightley

Comedies are not really me: Keira Knightley

April 1, 2019 6:11 pm

London: Actor Keira Knightley says it is difficult to judge an actor’s performance in comedy films and that is the reason why she refrains from doing them. The 34-year-old actor is particularly associated with period dramas, having starred in films such as “Pride & Prejudice”, “Atonement” and “The Duchess”, among others. In an interview with […]

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