Daily Archive: August 8, 2017

Lankan Navy's unwarranted action against Indian fishermen unacceptable: TN CM to PM Modi

[India], Aug 09 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to address alarming increase in the number...

Parliament to hold special session to mark 75th anniversary of Quit India movement

New Delhi: Both the Houses of the Parliament on Wednesday will hold a special session to mark the 75th anniversary of the Quit India movement. External Affairs Minister Sushma...

What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Mr. Mercedes’ and ‘Transparent’

David E. Kelley adapts Stephen King’s first detective novel for the screen. And Jill Soloway’s tale about a family man in transition heads to SundanceTV. Source: US Feeds Link:...

Cricket: India draft in Patel as Jadeja's replacement for Pallekele

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Left-arm spinner Axar Patel will replace all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja in the Indian team for the third and final test against Sri Lanka at Pallekele, the Indian...

Chinese maid accused of stealing over US$26,000 from employer

A Chinese domestic helper was arrested by Shanghai police for allegedly stealing 180,000 yuan (US$26,700) and two bottles of expensive liquor from her employer, according to a news website...

"Are you Pak supporters": BJP minister to those not chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai'

[India], August 9 (ANI): Bihar Minister Vinod Kumar Singh sparked controversy by asking media persons to raise their arms and chant “Bharat Mata ki Jai”, but when a few...

Bargain bin: Rangers deal reliever to M's for $1

Bargain bin: Rangers deal reliever to M’s for $1 Source: ESPN Link: Bargain bin: Rangers deal reliever to M's for

Maratha Kranti Morcha: 10,000 cops, drones, CCTVs to watch protesters in Mumbai

Mumbai: More than five lakh Marathas will be gathering at Mumbai’s Azad Maidan for the 58th Maratha Kranti Morcha or “Mukh Morcha” (silent march) to ask for reservations for...

Sichuan hit by second shock as rescue works continue after quake that left 13 dead

Jiuzhaigou in Sichuan was shaken by another earthquake of magnitude 4.8 on Wednesday morning while rescue efforts were under way after a fatal shock the day before. The county,...

Tropical storm Franklin could be a hurricane before second landfall in Mexico

Tropical storm Franklin took aim at Mexico’s central Gulf coast after a relatively mild run across the Yucatan Peninsula, with forecasts saying it would strengthen into a hurricane before...