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Battle For States: Left parties fighting Manipur election to regain lost ground

Monday, February 20, 2017

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Imphal: Once a force to reckon with in Manipur politics, the CPI and CPI(M) are fighting the Assembly election to regain their lost ground in the state. Manipur has a long history of Left movement, under the leadership of legendary Left leader like Hijam Irabot Singh commonly known as “jana neta Hijam” but this time …

Kerala to host National Folk Festival

Sunday, February 19, 2017

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Over 500 artists will showcase the centuries-old folklore culture and tradition of the country through different art forms here as part of the National Folk Festival of Kerala. Folk artists from 10 states including Rajasthan, West Bengal and Jammu and Kashmir would perform in three different locations in the capital city for three-days from February …

SRK to star guest on season two of American science-fiction

Sunday, February 19, 2017

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Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been invited to star guest on season two of American science-fiction series “Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency” by the show’s executive producer Arvind Ethan David. The BBC drama, based on the Douglas Adams’ novel series of the same name, centers on the titular holistic detective who investigates cases involving the …

Jat agitation raises spectre of last year’s violence

Sunday, February 19, 2017

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Haryana is on the edge as the ongoing Jat agitation seeking reservation in education and government jobs has once again raised the spectre of last year’s violence that killed 30 people. Members of the Jat community have been sitting on dharnas in 19 of the state’s 22 districts since January 29. The fresh protests come …

Two Indians die every minute due to air pollution

Sunday, February 19, 2017

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The air Indians breathe is turning more toxic by the day and an average of two deaths take place daily due to air pollution, says a new study. According to medical journal The Lancet, over a million Indians die every year due to air pollution and some of the worst polluted cities of the world …

Indian Navy inducts second sailboat ‘Tarini’

Sunday, February 19, 2017

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The Indian Navy’s second sailboat ‘Tarini’ was inducted into service today at a ceremony in Goa. The vessel is slated to be the platform for the first Indian all-women global circumnavigation by the Indian Navy to begin in August. The induction ceremony, at INS Mandovi Boat Pool, took place in the presence of Navy Chief …

Tension grips Goa’s Valpoi town over erecting statue

Sunday, February 19, 2017

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Tension gripped Valpoi town in North East part of Goaon Sunday, when a group allegedly tried to install a statue of Shivaji in the area. Police said two groups were protesting against each other on the road during midnight, creating tension in the town, located 50 kms of Panaji. The trouble began this evening after …

Court summons Kejriwal on March 21 for DDCA case

Sunday, February 19, 2017

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Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, was directed to appear on March 21 before a Delhi court which granted him exemption from personal appearance for the day in a criminal defamation complaint filed by DDCA and Chetan Chauhan. Metropolitan Magistrate Abhilash Malhotra allowed Kejriwal’s plea for exemption for the day as he is in Bengaluru …

This Secy to GOI has no problems in emptying a toilet pit

Sunday, February 19, 2017

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Iyer,  took retirement from the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) in 2009, has an experience of nearly 20 years in the water supply and sanitation sector and is expected to provide the boost to the Swachh Bharat. He is known for his Jal Surah programme, and he worked with the World Bank from April 1998 to …

A Bombproof Wall to protect the Eiffel tower?

Saturday, February 18, 2017

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In a plan to safeguard The Eiffel Tower,  the iconic landmark of Paris from terrorist attacks, France is now planning to construct a bombproof wall around the Eiffel Tower. As the Tower remains a top tourist location, and hence, an easy target; target for terrorist forces, Paris will build an eight-foot-tall glass barrier around the …

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