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    Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: From Sprouts Ganesha to Tree Ganesha, 5 places in Mumbai to book your Green Ganesha

    Mumbai has already started gearing up for one of its most awaited festivals, ‘Ganesh Chaturthi’. Many NGOs have been promoting the need for celebrating the festival in an eco-friendly manner. With increasing environmental awareness more and more people are joining the eco-friendly bandwagon by bringing home Green Ganesha. The use of chemical colours and Plaster of Paris (PoP) for making Ganesha idols comes with a lot of environmental hazards. If you want

  • Panneerselvam dismisses Stalin’s ‘saffronisation’ charge against BJP, says its his ‘personal opinion’

    Madurai: Ruling AIADMK Co-Ordinator and Tamil Nadu deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam today dismissed as ‘personal opinion’ the charge of DMK president MK Stalin that the BJP-led central government was trying to “saffronise” the country. He also said the AIADMK would lead an alliance for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections and it would emerge victorious.

  • Sensex, Nifty clock 2nd straight session loss on F&O expiry, rupee woes

    Mumbai: Indian equity benchmarks declined for the second straight session today as financial stocks came under pressure amid the rupee collapsing to a new record low against the US dollar and concerns over surging crude oil prices. Investors also appeared cautious in view of expiry of August futures and options (F&O) and also due to mixed cues from global markets. Investors offloaded their long bets in F&O segment instead of carrying them forward to

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    Hindus directly being dubbed ‘terrorists’, those with Naxal links ‘purported supporters’: Shiv Sena

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena today said killers of rationalists Govind Pansare and Narendra Dabholkar should be punished, but Hindus should not be dubbed as “terrorists” in their own country by merely “adding up” different cases. In an editorial in the party mouthpiece ‘Saamana’, the Sena said killings of Pansare, Dabholkar, journalist -activist Gauri Lankesh and rationalist M M Kalburgi could be individual conspiracies and the mastermind may not be the same. Referring to the recent

  • UPTET 2018: UPBEB announces exam date, official notification to be out on September 15

    Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Board (UPBEB) will be releasing the official notification for the Teacher’s Eligibility Test (TET) exams on September 15. The registration will begin from September 17 and the last date for the same is October 3. UPTET exams are mandatory for students seeking teaching jobs at primary and upper primary level. The UPTET exam 2018 result will be declared on November 20 with exam being conducted on October 28

  • Netflix’s reply after Zomato compares Radhika Apte to paneer is worth your time; Read here

    Recently, Radhika Apte is in every Netflix India Originals, including Lust Stories, Sacred Games, and newly released horror mini-series Ghoul. It is safe to say that Radhika is really liking working with Netflix. Despite showing of her great acting skills in all the Netflix originals the actress was trolled and became the subject of some hilarious memes for being frequently featured by Netflix.

  • Mahatma Gandhi’s letter about spinning wheel may fetch USD 5,000 at auction

    Boston: An undated letter written by Mahatma Gandhi, stressing on the importance of the spinning wheel, is expected to sell for USD 5,000, according to US-based RR Auction. Signed “Bapu’s blessings”, the letter is written in Gujarati and addressed to a person named Yashwant Prasad, the auction house said in a statement. “What we expected of the mills has happened,” Gandhi wrote in the letter. “However, what you say is correct: all depends on the loom,”

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    Pakistan PM Imran Khan pays 1st visit to army headquarters for security briefing

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s new Prime Minister Imran Khan today paid his first visit to the army headquarters in the garrison city of Rawalpindi where he was briefed on the security issues. Khan, the Chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), won the July 25 general election amidst the perception that the Pakistan Army, a major player in Pakistan’s politics, has thrown its weight behind his party.

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    Asian Games 2018: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces additional Rs 1.5 crore reward for Dutee Chand

    Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced an additional cash reward of Rs 1.5 crore for sprinter Dutee Chand for winning a silver medal in 200 meters race at 18th Asian Games in Indonesia. The Chief Minister also announced all support to her for the prepartion of Tokyo Olympics in 2020. Earlier, Naveen had announced Rs 1.5 crore for Dutee Chand when she won a silver medal in 100 meter event at the Asian

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    AIBE (12) 2018 results declared; check results here

    The results of the AIBE which is All India Bar Examination (12) 2018 exam was declared on Wednesday. Candidates can check the results on the official website of AIBE. AIBE exam was conducted on 10th of June 2018 by the Bar Council of India. By entering their roll number and date of birth on the official website candidates can access their result.

  • Karan Johar shares picture of his doppelganger on Twitter

    It is said that there are seven people with the same face in the world. Although it is very hard to find them, sometimes people are able to find their own lookalikes. Recently, Bollywood director-producer Karan Johar found out his doppelganger and shared his photo on his Twitter profile.

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    SC/ST members can’t claim quota benefits in govt job in another state unless notified, says Supreme Court

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today held that a member of a Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe community cannot claim the benefit of reservation in government employment in other states if his or her caste is not notified there. A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi unanimously held that a person belonging to Scheduled Caste in one state cannot be deemed to be a Scheduled Caste

  • Woman arrested after power bank she threw explodes at Delhi airport

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police arrested a 55-year-old woman for allegedly creating ruckus after being asked by security personnel at the airport to remove power bank from her baggage, a senior police officer said. The woman allegedly threw the power bank on the floor which triggered a small blast, he said. She was arrested yesterday from the airport and later released on bail. Sources claimed that she is an actress but the police officials was not