Lifestyle

Swedish Saffron-Orange Knots Recipe

Swedish Saffron-Orange Knots recipe is a delicious delight that feels like an explosion of sweet and sour flavors in the mouth. Prepared using all purpose flour, milk, eggs, saffron, brown sugar, walnuts and cinnamon with a hint of orange zest, it is a mouth-watering dessert recipe that can be enjoyed after a lavish meal. It […]

Lifestyle

Obsesity in children is a serious problem.

“Such features can also encourage children to ride bicycles, play outside, and engage in similar activities, all of which help them burn off energy,” said Tracie A Barnett, a professor at INRS. The study, published in the journal Preventive Medicine, also found that BMIs were lower in neighbourhoods with a convenience store. These results demonstrate the importance […]

Sports

A nine-member Indian squash team, led by Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal Karthik, left for Gold Coast on Saturday to participate in the Commonwealth Games to be held from April 4-15.

After the hectic practice sessions at the Indian Squash Academy, the Indian team including Harinder Pal Sandhu, Vikram Malhotra, Ramit Tandon, Joshna Chinappa and three officials — coaches Cyrus Poncha, Bhuvneshwari Kumari and Physio Graeme Everard (England) left for the Games today. “We have three players in the top 20. Everyone has been doing well […]

Sports

David Warner, who addressed the media on the ball-tampering row on Saturday, left too many questions unanswered

David Warner issued a tearful apology for his part in the ball-tampering scandal during the Newlands Test between South Africa and Australia last Saturday, but left a lot of questions unanswered as to his ‘actual role’ in the episode. Warner, the former Australia vice-captain, returned home with his wife and kids just two days back […]

Sports

Sakshi Malik has brought India laurels at CWG and Olympics.

Name: Sakshi Malik Event: Wrestling – Freestyle Commonwealth Games experience: Won the silver medal in 2014. Biggest win: Bronze medal at Rio Olympics, 2016. Freestyle wrestler Sakshi Malik created history after winning the bronze medal (58 kg category) at the Rio Olympics in 2016. Hailing from Mokhra village in Haryana Sakshi Malik took up the sport from a tender […]

Business

The nationwide mandatory rollout of the e-way bill system for inter-state movement of goods is on April 1 under the goods and services tax (GST) regime.

The simultaneous rollout of e-way bill for both intra-state and inter-state movement of goods is critical in the context that the last time the e-way bill system was rolled out on February 1, the portal is believed to have crashed primarily because of extra load from generation of e-way bills by states for intra-state movement […]

Sports

Aiden Markram was hailed by Virat Kohli for his 152 in the Johannesburg Test

South African opening batsman Aiden Markram’s brilliant knock against Australia on the first day of the Johannesburg Test was delightful for two reasons. The youngster’s knock helped the cricketing world overcome the shock of the ball-tampering scandal that led to the banning of Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft. Markram’s 152, which included 17 fours and a […]

Business

ie100 list: From Gautam Adani to Mukesh Ambani, read more about the top business leaders of the country.

The ie100 list of most powerful Indians for 2018 was released today. Let’s take a look at the top business leaders of the country and why they are considered country’s most powerful. #10: Mukesh Ambani, 60 Chairman, Reliance Industries WHY Mukesh Ambani made a re-entry into the telecom business through Jio. The venture made significant […]

Politics

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Saturday arrived in violence-hit Asansol to take stock of the situation.

Two other people, S K Sahjahan and Maqsood Khan, were killed in a violence triggered by Ram Navami processions in parts of the state last Sunday. Till now, 60 persons have been arrested in Asansol and police have recovered some arms, a top IPS officer told the Indian Express. The state government has suspended Internet […]

Lifestyle

Tourists visit Rajasthan, even in the sweltering summer

Summers in Rajasthan have become more enthralling — courtesy night tourism, which is taking tourist numbers in the lean season to new heights in the desert state. Colourful lights sparkling bright under the dark sky create a unique contrast, enhancing the beauty of spectacular palaces, gardens and museums. Night tourism allows travellers to visit the […]

Politics

Karnataka Assembly Elections: On Friday, Amit Shah also called on the erstwhile royal family of Mysuru in what is seen as an effort to draw their support for BJP.

His statement comes amid a political tussle between the Congress and BJP over granting minority status to Lingayats in Karnataka. BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday slammed the Siddaramaiah government and said the Congress govt wants to polarise Lingayat votes but the community is aware of it. In a press conference held in Mysuru, the BJP […]

Technology

Android smartphone brands to expand offline operations in 10 Indian cities this year

China-based smartphone manufacturer OnePlus, which entered India three years back, has become one of the biggest premium Android smartphone brands in the country and is now planning to expand its offline operations in 10 cities by the end of this year. The Shenzhen-headquartered company started its operations in India in December 2014 and has primarily […]