PM lauds collective commitment to strengthen Nari Shakti

New Delhi, Oct. 6 -- : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded the collective commitments of 130 crore Indians to strengthen Nari Shakti, stated Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on Wednesday. Quoting a... Read More

In Support of a Non-Aligned Climate Ecology

Nepal, Oct. 6 -- Will the non-aligned countries take the necessary measures to avert the climate catastrophe that has been predicted since 1992? A tripartite diplomatic environment reminiscent of the... Read More

UP: Girl raped, murdered in Mainpuri

Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh), Oct. 6 -- : A girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Nagla Shisham village in Uttar Pradesh, said the Superintendent of Police (SP) Mainpuri, Kamlesh Dixit on Wednesday. ... Read More

Ordinance to subvert secret ballot voting in civic bodies meant to intimidate councillors: Lawyers & veteran councillors

PANJIM, Oct. 6 -- The legal luminaries and former municipal chiefs have criticised the State government's decision to promulgate an Ordinance on the Goa Municipalities Act to wrest control over the mu... Read More

Cars could soon be - partially - made from cardboard

LONDON, Oct. 6 -- With its new Oli concept car, Citroen has taken a radical responsible approach, using light, recycled and recyclable materials, starting with cardboard. And the weight savings are im... Read More

IRCTC now offers online medical tourism services. How to avail

New Delhi, Oct. 6 -- Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) in a bid to enhance the bouquet of its travel and tourism offerings has recently started online medical tourism packages fo... Read More

DRI arrests person with drugs at Mumbai airport, recovers 16 kg heroin worth Rs 80 crores

Mumbai (Maharashtra), Oct. 6 -- : The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) arrested a person with drugs at Mumbai International Airport and recovered 16 kg of high-quality heroin drugs, said DRI ... Read More

Ramu waits for the divinely inspired to be Union ministers

Goa, Oct. 6 -- Of late, each time that Ramu met Chintamani he asked the same question, "Won't the MLAs who defected to the BJP, facing so much flak and ill will, be "rewarded" by the Lotus party with ... Read More

New lows: Political parties' tussle for power within civic body irks Margao citizens

MARGAO, Oct. 6 -- Several citizens of Margao have expressed anger at the proposed ordinance to elect chairpersons of Municipalities by a show of hands, rather than through a secret ballot. People of t... Read More

Plastic gobbling enzymes in worm spit may help ease pollution

NEW YORK, Oct. 6 -- Enzymes found in the saliva of wax worms can degrade one of the most common forms of plastic waste, according to research published Tuesday that could open up new ways of dealing w... Read More