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Meghna Srivastava got 499 out of 500 marks in CBSE’s Class 12 board

oida student Meghna Srivastava got 499 out of 500 marks in CBSE’s Class 12 board exams to top one of India’s most watched academic tests, results announced on Saturday showed. Srivastava, a student of Step by Step School, lost out on one point in her English paper. Anoushka Chandra, who studies in Ghaziabad’s SAJ School, […]

Sports

Follow live cricket score of England vs Pakistan, 1st Test, here

Pakistan find themselves in a commanding position on Day 3 of the first Test against England at Lord’s. After Pakistan bowlers excelled on Day 1 of the Test, it was the batsmen to whom the second day belonged as they took their team to a commanding 350/8 and a lead of 166 at the close […]

Sports

India v/s Sri Lanka test match in 2017 was fixed,claims Al Jazeera report

Match fixing seems to have brought out its ugly head once again. In a shocking piece of revelation, Al Jazeera has claimed that last year’s Indian cricket team vs Sri Lanka Test at Galle and Australia-Sri Lanka Test at the same venue (2016) were fixed. The investigations carried out by the Qatar-based media network revealed that criminals […]

Technology

Facebook is working on designing computer-chips to filter live videos

Facebook is working on designing computer-chips that are more energy-efficient at analysing and filtering live video content, its chief artificial intelligence scientist Yann LeCun said. “Let’s imagine someone uses Facebook Live to film their own suicide or murder. You’d like to be able to take down that kind of content as it happens,” LeCun said […]

Technology

pple is reportedly working to make its digital assistant Siri to help provide the caller with

Apple is exploring new ways to make declining a call on an iPhone a more “pleasant experience” in the future, a new patent application has revealed. The company is working to make its digital assistant Siri to help provide the caller with a reason on why the call was rejected through a text message. According […]

Lifestyle

Shahi Tukda Recipe

Fond of something sweet, try this Hyderabadi delicacy, which is an inseparable part of their culinary heritage. ‘Shahi Tukda’ also known as ‘Double ka Meetha’ is a delicious as well as indulgent delicacy, which can be prepared very easily at home without putting in many efforts. This easy traditional sweet recipe can be prepared in […]

Lifestyle

A new study reveals that women and men with higher BMI and body weight opt for a particular type of clothing

Your clothes say a lot about your personality, your state of mind…and even about your weight. According to a study done by the European Association for the Study of Obesity, the choice of garment colour is a predictor of body mass index (BMI). The findings reveal that darker and multicoloured clothes are preferred by women with […]

Entertainment

Irrfan Khan has been undergoing treatment for neuroendocrine tumour in the UK.

This news should come as a big relief to legions of Irrfan Khan fans. Director Shoojit Sircar confirmed to Mumbai Mirror that the actor is responding well to treatment and he believes they can start Udham Singh biopic – starring Irrfan in the lead – by the year-end. “I’ve been speaking to both Irrfan and […]

Business

SEBI has issued a notice to ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar in Videocon loan case

Markets regulator SEBI has issued a notice to ICICI Bank CEO and MD Chanda Kochhar on the bank’s dealings with Videocon Group and Nupower Renewables, an entity in which her husband Deepak Kochhar has economic interests, the private sector lender said on Friday. An appropriate response would be submitted to the regulator, the country’s largest […]

Entertainment

Nagarjuna’s upcoming film Officer, directed by Ram Gopal Varma is slated to release on June 1

The pre-release event for the film will be held on May 28. Director Ram Gopal Varma tweeted, “We are having a pre release event of #Officer on 28th May 7 pm at N convention ..I invite all @iamnagarjuna ‘s fans to please come and take part in this celebration. Film is releasing June 1st.” Nagarjuna’s […]

Business

Data released by the RBI has revealed that big-ticket frauds

Data released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has revealed that big-ticket frauds against banks have been rising consistently in the last decade. In 2008-09, the average amount involved in advances (loan) related fraud, where amount involved was more than Rs 1 lakh, was Rs75 lakh. This increased to Rs9 crore in 2017-18. These […]

Business

Nirav Modi’s US-based stepbrother Nehal “disappeared” with 50kg gold jewellery from a Dubai

After the scam broke, Nehal realised that investigating agencies would try to stall the shifting of the jewellery from Dubai. He acted swiftly and moved it to a safer location, sources said. Nehal is based in the US and was associated with Gitanjali Gems, one of Mehul Choksi’s firms. Nirav Modi’s US-based stepbrother Nehal “disappeared” […]

Politics

Akhilesh skips Opposition campaign for key by-election,Tactical game in Kairana?

It appears the ruling BJP and the joint opposition are playing tactical games to corner each other in the by-election to Kairana Lok Sabha and Noorpur assembly seats of Uttar Pradesh. The by-polls are being seen as important for the BJP and the opposition combine alike ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The by-elections […]

Business

London-listed Vedanta Resources hopes to restart its copper smelter in Tamil Nadu

The company’s position comes a day after the state said it was seeking a permanent closure of the plant due to allegations that it pollutes the air and water of the locality. London-listed Vedanta Resources hopes to restart its copper smelter in Tamil Nadu and still wants to double its capacity despite protests demanding its closure that […]

Politics

How ego politics helped the Opposition in Karnataka

As the anointments of office settle on HD Kumaraswamy, he knows that he has become more than the chief minister of Karnataka. The timing of the Karnataka election has given him, adventitiously, this national dimension. Coming just after the one in Gujarat and just before the ones due in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, the […]

Politics

According to senior BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad, India’s global prestige increased under Modi govt, which he says has given people an honest administration

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad is one of the senior most leaders of the government. He spoke to Kumar Uttam and Prashant Jha on the government’s record in office. Edited Excerpts: Q: What is the most significant achievement of the Modi government? First, we have given an honest and transparent government. Middlemen are out and […]

Politics

Four years of Modi govt:PM gave ‘scam-free’ govt, says Arun Jaitley

Sunday, May 27, marks the fourth anniversary of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the Centre. It was a challenging four-year tenure for the PM, with controversies surrounding the Rafale deal, tumultuous ties with China and Pakistan, tensions in Jammu and Kashmir, demonetisation and GST, and farmer distress among a few issues. Diplomacy has […]

Lifestyle

Here’s why you need to find the right workout gear

Want to become fit for that trek your friends are planning or to attain a summer body for the beach parties? Invest in the right kind of gear for a more comfortable workout session and keep yourself hydrated, suggest experts. Shivoham, fitness trainer and brand ambassador at Avvatar Whey Protein, and Rahul Vira, chief executive […]

Fashion & Glamour

Summer weddings can be fun with imaginative clothes and styling

So your best friend is getting married in the peak of summer and you don’t know what to wear? While you want to be on top of your style game, you certainly don’t want to look like the groom himself or sweat it out in heavy fabrics.Think cotton and linen, sheer kurtas layered with jackets, […]

Fashion & Glamour

Follow these expert tips to care for your precious jewels

After spending a bomb on picking the best jewellery in the market, it makes sense to abide by a few rules so that their shine doesn’t dull. As a rule of thumb, don’t just dump your jewellery in a box after taking it off. Keep them properly in fabric lined compartments, clean those expensive pieces […]