Thursday, December 14, 2017

Goa Congress dares Parsekar to initiate graft probe against former PWD minister Sudin Dhavalikar

Panaji: On Monday, the Goa Congress challenged Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar to order an inquiry against former PWD minister Sudin Dhavalikar who has been accused of being involved in...

Locals oppose development of Njeliyanparamba waste plant

Signature campaign begins against developing plant under master plan Protest is brewing at Njeliyanparamba over a proposal to develop the solid waste management plant located there under the Kozhikode...

City council in London apologises after fining 5-year-old for £150

source: RTThe Tower Hamlets council has apologised and cancelled a fine of £150 imposed on a five-year-old girl for selling 50p cups of homemade lemonade to festival-goers in...

China landslide leaves 100 missing in Sichuan

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Kite runners of Coimbatore

I could see a lonely kite slowly making its way up the sky as I reached the ground at Sundapalayam, where a kite festival, organised by Diamond City,...

They sought Rs. 4,000 but ended up getting Rs. 80,000 from ATM

R. Krishna Kumar MYSURU: January 05, 2017 22:57 IST Updated: January 06, 2017 02:35 IST "; var device = ""; for ( var type in WFClientTypeDef) { if (window.matchMedia(WFClientTypeDef).matches) { switch (type) { case "xlarge": device = 'desktop'; break; case "large": device...

Why Jayalalithaa was given a burial

Ramya Kannan CHENNAI: December 07, 2016 00:37 IST Updated: December 07, 2016 14:49 IST "; var device = ""; for ( var type in WFClientTypeDef) { if (window.matchMedia(WFClientTypeDef).matches) { switch (type) { case "xlarge": device = 'desktop'; break; case "large": device...

Three dead in Yamuna e-way pile-ups

Purusharth Aradhak Mathura: December 02, 2016 01:15 IST Updated: December 02, 2016 09:50 IST "; var device = ""; for ( var type in WFClientTypeDef) { if (window.matchMedia(WFClientTypeDef).matches) { switch (type) { case "xlarge": device = 'desktop'; break; case "large": device =...

Preserve historical sites for posterity: Japanese delegates

Shinsho Furukawa, president of Japan India Bodhi Society, interacting with The Hindu in Visakhapatnam on Tuesday.—Photo: C.V. Subrahmanyam Despite space crunch we preserve all sites in Japan, says Hiroshi Appalled...

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Denmark considers using cryptocurrencies for humanitarian aid

COPENHAGEN: Denmark sees potential for blockchain technology in humanitarian aid and said on Thursday it is considering becoming the first donor country to...