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Black Buck case: Salman Khan gets five years of imprisonment

Jodhpur:  A Jodhpur court on Thursday convicted Bollywood actor Salman Khan for five years in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case. A penalty of Rs 10,000 has also been levied on him. Earlier in the day, other accused in the case – Tabu, Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Neelam – were acquitted, while the ‘Sultan’ actor […]

Indian expat dies in Saudi after ant bite

RIYADH: An Indian woman has died after being bitten by a poisonous ant in the Saudi Arabian capital. Soosy Jeffy, 36, who was from Adoor in Kerala, was bitten on March 19 at her residence and was undergoing treatment, the Khaleej Times reported on Wednesday citing her relatives. She died in the early hours of […]

3 killed in MP as Dalit protesters turn violent

Venkaiah stresses need for empowering women

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu has said empowering women will enable them to lead a life of dignity, respect and make informed decisions. Addressing the gathering at the Silver Jubilee Celebrations of Mahila Dakshata Samiti here today, the Vice President said there was enough evidence to show that women during the early Vedic period were seen […]

Raj Thackeray asks students to boycott CBSE re-examination

New Delhi/Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray on Friday asked students not to sit for Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) re-examination after the education board decided to re-conduct the test of leaked papers. The Economics question paper of class XII and Maths question paper of class X were allegedly leaked on social media hours […]

Javadekar seeks students’ help in making exams leakproof

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday asked the students across the country to find an effective solution to prevent examination paper leaks in future. Speaking at the inaugural ceremony of Smart India Hackathon 2018 held at Delhi, the Union Minister said that he is facing a challenge to solve the issue of […]

Class 12 re-test on April 25, Class 10 only in Delhi, NCR

New Delhi: Amid outrage over leak of CBSE question papers, the government on Friday said re-examination of Class 10 maths paper will be held only in Delhi, NCR and Haryana, “if at all”, while fresh Class 12 test for economics students will be conducted on April 25. Anil Swarup, Secretary School Education in Union Human Resources […]

Hyderabad hottest day records 39.7 degrees Celsius

Hyderabad: The temperature in Hyderabad is rising day by day more than the last year. Met officials confirmed Thursday to be season’s hottest day of the year with a temperature of 39.7 degrees Celsius, over three-degree above the normal temperature for the month. As per private weather forecasting agencies, the city has been witnessing the […]

Over 100 Monkeys die of suspected Poisoning in one Week in UP

AMROHA, UTTAR PRADESH: Over 100 monkeys died in the last week at Dabarsi village in Uttar Pradesh’s Amroha district. Preliminary reports suggest that the monkeys were poisoned. However, the residents of the village alleged that the monkeys died after they consumed ‘chowmein chutney’. The forest department are conducting an investigation into the matter. The actual […]

No Privacy: Google keeps spying on your daily life

Have you ever wondered, while scrolling down your daily feeds, how you always see ads of your interest? You may also have wondered how on YouTube you always get suggestions for your favourite videos, making you crave more to use the app. We are being watched, and it is no doubt ‘cringe-worthy’. The recent Facebook […]

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