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CBSE Class 12th Result to be announced Today

May 26, 2018

New Delhi: The CBSE 12th Result 2018, will be published by the Central Board of Secondary Education today (May 26) by 12:30 pm. The results will be released on its official website The Central Board of Secondary Education conducted the CBSE Class 12 examinations 2018 from 5 March - 13th April 2018. ...


The 10 Latest Facts On Nipah Virus Including Symptoms And Checks

May 25, 2018

NEW DELHI: With 11 people killed by the brain-damaging NIPAH (NiV) virus in Kerala, here's an explainer of the outbreak, causes, symptoms and treatment: 1) The virus infects both animals and humans (a phenomenon known as zoonosis). It has joined the list of recent zoonotic outbreaks such as swine flu and bird flu. Interestingly, almost 60% of all ...


Four Men Preserve Body Of Their Mother To Draw Pension

May 24, 2018

Four men allegedly preserved the body of their 70-year-old mother with chemicals for five months to draw her pension in Kabir Nagar area of Varanasi, police said on Wednesday. The woman, Amaravati Devi, had been getting Rs 13,000 as pension after her husband’s death a few years ago, they added. The grotesque situation came to light after an ...


Former Union minister Bandaru Dattatreya son dies

May 23, 2018

HYDERABAD: Former Union minister and BJP MP Bandaru Dattatreya's son Vaishnav died of massive heart attack on Wednesday. He was only 21 years old. Vaishnav was an MBBS third year student at Medicity Medical College in Hyderabad. He suffered a massive stroke after having dinner. His family rushed him to Guru Nanak Care Hospital in Musheerabad wher...


3 Dead From Mysterious Nipah Virus In Kerala

May 21, 2018

NEW DELHI/THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: After three confirmed deaths from the mysterious new "Nipah virus" in Kerala's Kozhikode, and more suspected, the centre has sent a team to the southern state. Union Health Minister JP Nadda tweeted on Sunday that he had asked the chief of the central disease control body to visit the affected district and take steps....


Father taught me to love and respect all: Rahul Gandhi

May 21, 2018

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday remembered his father and former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 27th death anniversary saying it was he who taught him to love and respect all beings. Rahul Gandhi in a tweet on Monday said: "My father taught me that hate is a prison for those who carry it. Today, on his death anniversary, I...


PM Narendra Modi speaks to JD (S) chief Deve Gowda

May 18, 2018

New Delhi: A day after BJP’s B.S. Yeddyurappa took oath as Karnataka Chief Minister dashing the hopes of JD-S-Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said he spoke to Janata Dal-Secular supremo H.D. Deve Gowda and wished him on his birthday. “Spoke to our former Prime Minister Shri H.D. Deve Gowdaji and conveyed birthday wishe...


Yeddyurappa stakes claim to form BJP government in Karnataka

May 16, 2018

Bengaluru: The BJP's Chief Ministerial face, B.S. Yeddyurappa, on Wednesday staked claim to form the new government in Karnataka. "We have staked claim to form the government as the single largest party with 104 newly elected legislators," Yeddyurappa told reporters here after meeting Governor Vajubhai R. Vala at Raj Bhavan. Earlier in the day, t...


Mehbooba greets BJP for Karnataka victory

May 15, 2018

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday greeted the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for its performance in the Karnataka elections. “Hearty congratulations to @BJP4India for their stellar performance in Karnataka. #KarnatakaVerdict,” Mehbooba wrote on Twitter. ...


Karnataka Elections 2018

May 12, 2018

Bangalore: Voting is under way in 222 of the 224 constituencies in Karnataka and will be on till 6 p.m. on Saturday. Initially, there were reports about delay in polling due to some technical issues in the electronic voting machines (EVMs) from different parts of the State. Faulty EVMs were replaced immediately by the election officers at many boo...