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Trump picks ghost hunter to be federal judge

WASHINGTON: One of US President Donald Trump's judicial nominees is a ghost hunter who has written several novellas about paranormal activities.

Free Executive Class rail travel for Ashok Chakra, Kirti Chakra awardees

NEW DELHI: Ashok Chakra and Kirti Chakra awardees would now be eligible for lifetime free travel in railways' First Class and Executive Class, an official said on Thursday.

Haryana to give lifetime monthly pension to Hindi 'Satyagrahis : Manohar Lal

Haryana would give lifetime monthly pension to the Hindi ‘satyagrahis’ and those from Haryana who were jailed during the Emergency, hiked financial assistance to veterans of the Second World War and their widows, and provide ten-hour power supply to the agriculture sector from tomorrow (Wednesday).

Mayor Hogsett proclaims Oct 28 as India Day

INDIANAPOLIS: Indianapolis Mayor Joseph H Hogsett gave a  fabulous 'Diwali gift' to the Indian American Community by declaring October 28 as INDIA DAY in City of Indianapolis and  Mayor Hogsett made this announcement while participating in the India Association of Indianapolis (IAI) Golden Jubilee celebration, 50th Anniversary,  and Diwali  at the Old Natiional Center, Downtown, Indianapolis. The announcement was loudly cheered by a packed house which included a number of big wigs -- elected representative, businessmen, artists and professionals.

Eight professionals from different fields honoured

CHANDIGARH: Eight professionals from different fields were honoured for their outstanding work the First Friday Forum in an symposium on ‘Architecture and Poetry—symbiosis for holistic creativity’ held at Government Museum and Art Gallery, Sector 10, Chandigarh on Saturday.

Eight professionals honoured for their outstanding work for ‘Architecture and Poetry'

Eight professionals from different fields were honoured for their outstanding work the First Friday Forum in an symposium on ‘Architecture and Poetry—symbiosis for holistic creativity’ held at Government Museum and Art Gallery, Sector 10, Chandigarh on Saturday. Dr S.S Bhatti, founder of the Forum conferred the awards. The awardees are—Prof A.K. Agarwal (mathematics); Ar Paritosh Kumar (Architecture in America); Prof Aradhna Jindal (architectural education; Mr H.S Johl (lifetime achievement award for landscaping); Dr H.K. Lall (Rishi Patialvi Memorial Award forMaster Urdu Poet); and Er Ashima Raizada (Rising Star Award). And Ar SS Bahga (architecture and journalism).

Chess is a Slow and Study wins the Race concept, Must continue till lifetime: Arpit Shukla

JALANDHAR: Chess is not a game only; it must continue as lifetime event which is the introspective version of the dictum Slow and Study wins the Race. These words are of IPS Arpit Shukla, IGP (Zonal), who was addressing I K Gujral Punjab Technical University’s North Zone inter-varsity chess championship which started today at St. Soldier Group of Institutions. He said that we at the global level achieved more and more in IT sector but we are losing our strength of sports day by day. Now is the time to take serious note of it and you all participants have the duty to motivate your classmates to join at least one game for sure, whether it is indoor or outdoor.

One in five US teens suffers from concussion: Study

 Researchers from University of Michigan found that one out of five teens in the US reported at least one concussion diagnosis, and 5.5 per cent of them have had more than one concussion, according to a new study released on Tuesday.

With empty coffers, Cong govt making announcement for 10th time only due to Gurdaspur bypoll: Majithia

The Shiromani Akali Dal lashed out at the Congress government for making announcement of loan waiver of the farmers for 10th time in 6 months and said that with empty coffers government was making latest announcement only to mislead the farmers with an eye on Gurdaspur bye poll.

If the role is powerful, screen time doesn't bother me: Diana Penty

MUMBAI: Model turned actress Diana Penty, who is playing strong character in the upcoming film "Lucknow Central", says when it comes to choosing a film, she is least bothered about the screen time or the length of the character but the impact of it.

Happy I found you in this lifetime: Shilpa to Raj Kundra

Actress-entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty Kundra has shared a heart-warming message on her husband and businessman Raj Kundra's 42nd birthday on Saturday She says that she is very happy to find him as her "soul mate".

Gautam Gambhir to educate slain Kashmiri police officer's daughter

Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Tuesday announced he will help educate "for lifetime" the daughter of slain Jammu and Kashmir Police officer Abdul Rashid.

South America: An Addiction for Life!

Studded with Andean peaks, Amazonian rainforests, historic ruins and beautiful white beaches, South America is a traveller’s delight, and a love story that will start right from the time you first set eyes on it. While a vast, exciting and well-endowed continent, there are a few destinations that are perfect for first-time travellers to the continent.

Drug may protect women's fertility after cancer treatments

An existing drug may one day protect premenopausal women from infertility that commonly follows cancer treatments, new research has found.

Want to talk about sex a lot more: Leena Yadav

LONAVLA:  Filmmaker Leena Yadav's "Parched" raised eye brows, sparked debates and also got critically acclaimed at International film festivals as it addressed topics like marital rape, serial and physical abuse, child marriage, lack of knowledge on sex among others. She says that this forced hush hushed mentality in a way has encouraged her to talk more about sex now.

RG Khel Rattan awards for Sardar Singh and Devendra

President Ram Nath Kovind here today conferred National Sports and Adventure Awards 2017 in a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhawan. Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel among the dignitaries who were present on the occasion.
Punjabi University of Patiala were conferred the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (MAKA) Trophy 2016-17.

Explore Ladakh in Winters like never before

Explore the unexplored winter in Ladakh between Octobers to March. This is the time where the high altitude dry desert changes to a land with frozen lakes and snow capped mountains. This makes winter in Ladakh a once in a lifetime experience.

UP survey of rural women: Want to work, watch news, go to parlours

LUCKNOW: A survey of rural women in Uttar Pradesh, Indias largest state, has shown the rising spiral of their aspirations -- 56 per cent want to work, 67 per cent want to study further, at least five per cent visit a beauty parlour regularly, and at least 10 per cent watch the news on television.

Big B relives 17 years of 'KBC' association

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is bringing back "Kaun Banega Crorepati" (KBC), says he got to relive the 17 years of his association with the popular reality TV game show.

Early term babies at increased risk of diabetes, obesity

 Being born early term may increase a baby's risk of developing diabetes and obesity-related illnesses as well as a shortened life span, according to a new study.