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  • Kidambi Srikanth is the sportsperson of the year

    New Delhi: Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth has recieved the ‘Sportsperson of The Year’ title at an event organised by sports media brand, Sports Illustrated. The 25-year-old was honoured for his stupendous performance in 2017, which included 4 superseries crowns apart from ending the last season as World No. 2.

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    Meet Korean minister who learned yoga in Delhi 30 yrs ago

    New Delhi: South Korea’s Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Enna Park counts New Delhi as her “second home town,” where she began her diplomatic career thirty years ago and picked up yoga, which, she says, still keeps her fit.

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    End of driving ban to boost Saudi women’s economic role

    Dubai: The end of a decades-old female driving ban is expected to bring an economic windfall for millions of Saudi women, making it easier for them to work and do business.  Taghreed Ghazala, who owns a chain of beauty salons, sees the move as a huge step forward for businesswomen like her in the ultra-conservative kingdom.

  • Supreme Court judge Jasti Chelameswar to demit office tomorrow

    New Delhi: Justice Jasti Chelameswar, the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court, who led three senior judges to an unprecedented press conference, mounting a virtual revolt against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, will demit office tomorrow after a nearly seven-year tenure in the top court.

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    Mumbai: Panel rejects BMC demand to slash plastic ban fine

    Mumbai: The law panel of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has rejected the civic body’s demand to reduce the minimum fine proposed for violating plastic ban from Rs 5000 to Rs 200.

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    Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: Another witness turns hostile, count now 72

    Mumbai: A prosecution witness in the Sohrabuddin Shaikh and Tulsiram Prajapati alleged fake encounter cases turned hostile today, taking the total number of such witnesses to 72. The witness, Vasant Barot, a parking contractor at Himmatnagar railway station, deposed before CBI judge S J Sharma.

  • Vivek Dahiya has his eyes on Bollywood now

    Television actor Vivek Dahiya, who will be seen in “Qayamat Ki Raat”, says he wants to be a part of the silver screen and also wants to do bold shows on the web. Asked what he feels about television actors getting an opportunity to work on the silver screen, Vivek said, “I am very excited about this whole change that is happening. There are no stigmas or labels attached with you anymore

  • Brian Krzanich steps down as Intel CEO for having relationship with employee

    Washington D.C.: Intel Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Brian Krzanich on Thursday resigned after the company learned of a consensual relationship that he had with an employee. In lieu of Krzanich’s resignation, Intel’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Robert Swan will take over as the company’s interim CEO, reported The Verge.

  • International Yoga Day 2018: Check out hot Yoga by Rakhi Sawant in red bikini

    International Yoga Day is being celebrated all over the globe today and almost every one is doing yoga with a lot of enthusiasm. Apart from common people celebrities are also posting their yoga videos on social media. So taking the advantage of the event, controversial queen Rakhi Sawant posted series of videos on her Instagram account performing yoga aasanas in a red bikini.

  • Sumeet Vyas to tie knot with girlfriend Ekta Kaul in Jammu soon

    Star of web series Sumeet Vyas who was last seen in the movie ‘Veere Di Wedding’ opposite Kareena Kapoor is going to tie the knot with his girlfriend TV actress Ekta Kaul. According to a report in leading newspaper, the wedding will take place in mid September, and the families of both have agreed. The wedding will take place in Jammu, in Kashmiri tradition.

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    International Yoga Day 2018: Milind Soman to Kangana Ranaut – B-town celebs give fitness goals; check out

    On the occasion of International Yoga Day 2018, the world is decked up with bright mats and some yoga wear to celebrate the day with fitness. The authentic Indian exercise gives you a sign of positivity, energy and makes you refresh. India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also been supremely energetic and inclined towards Yoga as Yog Sadhana gives major benefit to our health.

  • SEBI reduces timeline for Initial Public Offering price band

    Mumbai, The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) on Thursday announced a reduction in the timeline for the announcement of Initial Public Offering (IPO) prices. Addressing a press conference post a board meeting, SEBI Chairman Ajay Tyagi announced that the timeline for announcing IPO has been reduced from five days to two. Three regulations around initial public offerings and buybacks have been redrafted.

  • Centre probing fresh cases of ‘Panama Paper Leaks’

    New Delhi, The government on Thursday confirmed that it is looking into the fresh release made in the media today under ‘Panama Paper Leaks‘. This came after media reports highlighted the presence of over a million more documents, out of which over 10,000 were related to Indians. The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) confirmed that the case is being promptly looked into by the law enforcement agencies under the aegis

  • Armymen mark Yoga Day with Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev at Siachen

    Leh , Army personnel guarding the Siachen glacier, the highest battleground on earth, in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, observed the International Day of Yoga today with Padma Vibhushan Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev. Sadhguru also provided them important tips to tackle challenges posed by the high altitude. Over 250 personnel deployed at various posts in Siachen, located between 18,000 to 21,000 feet, rolled out their yoga mats at the crack of

  • Maharashtra’s free chemotherapy plan to start in 4 districts by July 1

    Mumbai: The first phase of a Maharashtra government scheme to provide free chemotherapy treatment to cancer patients will be rolled out in four of the ten shortlisted districts from July 1, a senior health department official said. He said that the four districts in which the scheme will be rolled out in phase one will be decided in a couple of days.

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    Vested interests scuttling probe in Aircel-Maxis case: ED officer to Supreme Court

    New Delhi, An ED officer probing the Aircel-Maxis money laundering case has petitioned the Supreme Court that he is being hounded by frivolous allegations by proxies who hold “vested interests” in the high-profile 2G spectrum allocation case. ED Joint Director Rajeshwar Singh yesterday filed a criminal contempt plea before the court against Rajneesh Kapur who had recently moved the apex court against him, alleging the officer possessed disproportionate assets.