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#HealthBytes: 6 worst food items to eat before sex
A satisfying sexual life results in overall emotional, physical, and mental well-being.
29 Nov 2018Rajasthan
Rajasthan: Congress-worker forced to apologize by rubbing nose on ground
Four men, who had forced a Congress worker to rub his nose on the ground after his vehicle splashed mud on them, were made to apologize after villagers intervened in Rajasthan's Dungarpur district.
29 Nov 2018Udaipur
IIM-Udaipur becomes India's youngest B-School to be accredited by AACSB
Within just 8 years of inception, Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur (IIMU) became the youngest B-School in India to receive accreditation from the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business).
How has the fight of LGBT community turned against Hindutva
Find what you love and let it kill you, for it is better to be killed by a loved one.
#CBSE2019: 5 YouTube Channels to follow for Class-12 Accountancy preparation
For many CBSE Class XII commerce stream students, preparing for the Accountancy board examination can be quite challenging.
29 Nov 2018Imran Khan (Pakistan PM)
Sidhu's photo with pro-Khalistan activist sparks new controversy
Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, who has been facing criticism for his visit to Pakistan for the ground-breaking foundation stone laying ceremony of the Kartarpur corridor, has landed himself in yet another controversy.
29 Nov 2018Narendra Modi
Need GST Council like federal institution in healthcare, farm-sector: Jaitley
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today made a case for developing a federal institution like GST Council in the healthcare and farm sector.
29 Nov 2018Maharashtra
#MarathaReservations: Maharashtra assembly grants 16% reservations to Marathas
A bit more than a week after Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced that the Maratha community would get reservations in government jobs and educational institutes, the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, on Thursday, unanimously passed the reservation bill.
29 Nov 2018Jammu And Kashmir
J&K: Two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter
Two Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) terrorists, both close aides of outfit commander Riyaz Naikoo, were killed today in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.
29 Nov 2018Delhi Police
Delhi Police ACP commits suicide by jumping off police HQ
On Thursday, a senior officer of the Delhi Police allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the 10th floor of the Delhi Police headquarters in ITO, New Delhi.
29 Nov 2018Supreme Court Of India
SC: Applicants older than 25 year can take NEET 2019
On Thursday, the Supreme Court ruled that medical aspirants older than 25 years can take the NEET undergraduate exam 2019 for MBBS and BDS.
29 Nov 2018Farmers
#AgrarianCrisis: Over one lakh farmers march to Delhi in protest
Over one lakh farmers are set to gather in Delhi over Thursday and Friday as part of the two-day Kisan Mukti March in a bid to pressurize the Modi government into taking cognizance of the agrarian crisis in the country.
29 Nov 2018Maharashtra
Kalyan: Firefighter dies while trying to douse blaze at restaurant
A fireman was killed and another personnel received injuries while trying to douse a blaze that broke out at a restaurant in Maharashtra early today.
29 Nov 2018Mumbai
Maratha quota Bill, ATR to be tabled in Maharashtra Legislature
The much-awaited draft Bill, which provides for reservation to the Maratha community will be tabled in the Maharashtra Legislature today.
29 Nov 2018ISRO Satellite Launch
ISRO launches India's best-ever high-resolution satellite; 30 others
At 9.58am ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) lifted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, carrying India's best-ever high-resolution satellite, HysIS, along with 30 other satellites belonging to other countries.
29 Nov 2018Health & Wellness
#HealthBytes: Trying to lose-weight? Don't fall prey to these myths
Trying to lose weight and getting into shape is always a good idea.
PhD-holders from top foreign universities eligible for direct recruitment: UGC
Doctoral degree holders from the top 500 foreign universities are now eligible for direct recruitment as assistant professors in Indian universities, according to the UGC.
#HealthBytes: Sex during periods: All you need to know
Periods bring with them umpteen confusions, and one such confusion among women going through their menstrual cycle is whether they should or should not have sex.
#IndianRailways: Six best amenities every rail passenger should know about
Over the years, Indian Railways has come a long way in terms of ticket reservation/cancelation services and passenger convenience.
28 Nov 2018Maharashtra
Irrigation scam: NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal backs Ajit Pawar
Senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Chhagan Bhujbal today came out in support of party colleague Ajit Pawar, who is facing allegations of involvement in a multi-crore irrigation scam, and hit out at the BJP-led Maharashtra government over it.
28 Nov 2018West Bengal
Kolkatans, you are breathing poison! November air worse than Delhi's
When it comes to air pollution in Indian cities, we tend to associate it with Delhi, most of the times.
Alexa beeps out 'C**d' from 'Abhi Na Jao Chhod kar'
Alexa, Amazon's very own digital assistant, has been garnering a lot of love and appreciation in India lately.
Bihar: Man, traveling in train with 50 human skeletons, arrested
Sensational murders and occult crimes are quite a thing in India.
28 Nov 2018Smartphones
#CBSE2019: 5 mobile apps to prepare for CBSE Board Exams
The CBSE Board Examinations are only a few months away and students of Classes 10 and 12 must now start preparing seriously to score well.
28 Nov 2018Delhi High Court
1984 Anti-Sikh riots: Delhi HC upholds conviction of 88 people
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of 88 people in connection to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots which broke after former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was assassinated by her guards on October 31.
28 Nov 2018Bihar
SC transfers 16 Bihar shelter home abuse cases to CBI
The Supreme Court today directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to take over the probe into allegations of physical and sexual abuse of inmates at 16 shelter homes in Bihar.
28 Nov 2018Global Warming
Climate isn't weather: Trump gets science lessons from Assamese girl
On November 21, the temperature dropped to -2 degree Celsius in Washington, US.
28 Nov 2018Narendra Modi
PM Modi won't attend SAARC Summit, Sushma Swaraj clarifies
Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister, has clarified that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in Pakistan until cross-border terrorism is stopped.
28 Nov 2018Mizoram
Mizoram polls: 15% voter turnout recorded in first two hours
Around 15% voter turnout was recorded in first two hours of polling in 40 Assembly constituencies of Mizoram, Chief Electoral Officer Ashish Kundra said today.
28 Nov 2018Jammu And Kashmir
'Most wanted' LeT terrorist who killed journalist Bukhari, shot dead
The Indian Army registered a big win on Wednesday after Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist Naveed Jatt was killed in an encounter in Kuthpora area of Budgam, Kashmir.
28 Nov 2018Kerala
#SabarimalaRow: BSNL suspends activist Rehana Fathima after arrest
On Tuesday, BSNL suspended activist-model Rehana Fathima after she was arrested for hurting sentiments of the followers of Lord Ayyappa through a Facebook post.
#CareerBytes: The life, salary, perks of an IPS Officer
The Indian Police Service (IPS) is one of the premier Civil Services of the country second only to the Indian Administrative Service (IAS).
Busting 6 myths about the UPSC Civil Services Exam
The Indian Civil Services exam, commonly referred to as the IAS exam, is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) each year.
Indian Railways bookings: Key rules to know about ticket reservations
Indian Railways allows passengers to book train tickets offline (through reservation counters) and online (via e-ticketing service- IRCTC's portal).
28 Nov 2018Uttar Pradesh
Viral video: Gangsters inside UP-jail threaten on phone, drink alcohol
There isn't much of a difference in life inside prison and outside, for inmates of Uttar Pradesh's Raebareli jail, a video which has surfaced on social media shows.
27 Nov 2018Health & Wellness
#HealthBytes: Top 5 food items for enhanced sexual health
A satisfying sexual life results in overall emotional, physical, and mental well-being among couples, and vice-versa.
27 Nov 2018Jammu And Kashmir
3 terrorists, 1 soldier killed in separate encounters in J&K
Three terrorists, including one from an ISIS offshoot, and a soldier were killed while two jawans suffered injuries in two separate encounters in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam and Pulwama districts today, police said.
27 Nov 2018Hyderabad
Hyderabad: Contract marriage menace continues, racket busted, four arrested
Four people, including two women, were arrested yesterday in Hyderabad for their involvement in a contract marriage racket.
27 Nov 2018Maharashtra
Maharashtra: History-sheeter kills cop who had gone to arrest him
A head constable of police was killed and his two colleagues were injured yesterday when they were allegedly attacked by a 32-year-old history-sheeter in Maharashtra's Yavatmal district, cops said today.
27 Nov 2018India
#CBSE2019: 5 YouTube Channels for Class-12 Computer Science preparation
The Class XII Board Examination is a crucial exam that plays an important role in shaping a student's career.