Australia, New Zealand showcase 2023 Women’s World Cup bid to FIFA

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Australia, New Zealand showcase 2023 Women’s World Cup bid to FIFA Backers of a bid to bring the 2023 Women’s World Cup to Australia and New Zealand are confident they’ve showcased the benefits of co-hosting the event across two confederations. New Zealand Football and Football Federation Australia are proposing the … Read more Australia, New Zealand showcase 2023 Women’s World Cup bid to FIFA

Half-pint of beer a day can lead to a longer life

London : In good news to beer lovers, researchers have found that men who consume half a pint of beer a day are 81 percent more likely to reach the milestone age when compared to non-drinkers. The study also found that women who drink similar amounts increase by a third their chance of reaching that … Read more Half-pint of beer a day can lead to a longer life

JSW Steel’s $2.7 billion purchase of Bhushan Power faces fresh legal test

JSW Steel Ltd.’s $2.7 billion purchase of a bankrupt steel mill is facing a fresh hurdle after a former chairman of Bhushan Power & Steel Ltd. challenged the deal in the country’s top court. Sanjay Singal filed a petition on Monday against a ruling by a bankruptcy tribunal that had approved the deal earlier this … Read more JSW Steel’s $2.7 billion purchase of Bhushan Power faces fresh legal test

Specific gut bacteria may be linked to high BP

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have identified a distinct collection of bacteria found in the gut that may contribute to and predict the development of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). PAH is a chronic and progressive disease in which the arteries that supply blood to the lungs are constricted, resulting in symptoms such as shortness of … Read more Specific gut bacteria may be linked to high BP

Fed up with fake people? Here is how to judge whether a person is real or fake?

Real or fake is a vast subject to be talked about. We sometimes make our judgment on somebody based on his first impression on us. But to know about somebody it takes time, their originality comes to us only after a particular time. To know, whether a person is real or fake here are few … Read more Fed up with fake people? Here is how to judge whether a person is real or fake?

US accuses Julian Assange of endangering sources

A lawyer for the United States on Monday accused WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange of risking the lives of intelligence sources by publishing classified US government documents, as his extradition hearing opened in a London court. Assange faces charges under the US Espionage Act for the 2010 release by his whistleblowing website of a trove of … Read more US accuses Julian Assange of endangering sources

India asks UK museum to return ‘stolen’ statue

India has made a formal request for a 15th century bronze idol believed to be stolen from a temple in Tamil Nadu and found its way to a UK museum through auction. The statue of Saint Tirumankai Alvar was acquired by the Ashmolean Museum at the University of Oxford from Sotheby’s auction house in 1967 … Read more India asks UK museum to return ‘stolen’ statue

Coronavirus : UAE announces travel ban to these countries

UAE Ministry issued a statement detailing a travel ban to Iran and Thailand following recent concerns on the new coronavirus, COVID-19, outbreaks in the aforementioned countries. The statement read: “In light of the UAE’s efforts to monitor and contain the spread of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, and in the interest of general public safety and … Read more Coronavirus : UAE announces travel ban to these countries

Coronavirus: Mainland China reports 508 new cases as death toll crosses 2,600

Mainland China had 508 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections on Monday, the country’s National Health Commission said on Tuesday, up from 409 cases a day earlier. That brings the total number of confirmed cases in mainland China so far to 77,658. The death toll from the outbreak in mainland China had reached 2,663 as … Read more Coronavirus: Mainland China reports 508 new cases as death toll crosses 2,600

Libya peace talks break down as rivals pull out

Khalifa Haftar’s forces have been moving towards the capital Tripoli as the internationally recognized government struggles to repel them. Efforts by the UN to reconcile the rivals have lasted almost a year.Peace talks between the government of Libya and rival military commander Khalifa Haftar collapsed on Monday after 10 months of conflict, the parties announced. … Read more Libya peace talks break down as rivals pull out

Clarification that overseas earnings of bona fide workers wont be taxed is ambiguous

mumbai sources stated that the drive to tax ‘stateless persons’ could fast become a cat and mouse game between the government and many NRIs. As the implications of the proposed law sink in, there is a creeping fear that from next year the income tax department will question NRIs on ‘unrealistic’ overseas earnings. Since a … Read more Clarification that overseas earnings of bona fide workers wont be taxed is ambiguous

Coronavirus : Death toll rises to 2592 in China, over 77100 infected

Death toll due to coronavirus jumps to 2,592 in China, and a newly reported 409 cases of the virus brings the total number of those infected on the mainland to 77,150. As new cases of coronavirus in China continues to be reported, the country reportedly announced Monday it would postpone political meetings.The vast number of … Read more Coronavirus : Death toll rises to 2592 in China, over 77100 infected

WHO warns of potential coronavirus pandemic

Geneva: The chief of the World Health Organization on Monday warned the planet must prepare for a potential coronavirus pandemic. Dr Tedros Adhanom said the sudden spike of COVID-19 cases in Iran, Italy and South Korea in the past 24 hours is ‘deeply concerning’. His comments at a press conference in Geneva came after the … Read more WHO warns of potential coronavirus pandemic

Rubik’s Cube Mona Lisa fetches half a million euros in Paris modern art auction

A Mona Lisa as puzzling as the smile of Leonardo da Vinci’s muse made out of nearly 300 Rubik’s Cubes sold for nearly half a million euros at auction in Paris on Sunday evening. Created by the French street artist Franck Slama, famous for the pixellated Space Invader mosaics that have popped up on city … Read more Rubik’s Cube Mona Lisa fetches half a million euros in Paris modern art auction

Crucial talks Tuesday between Narendra Modi, Donald Trump to expand Indo-US ties

New Delhi: US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will aim to expand India-US global partnership in their extensive talks Tuesday, when the business-end of the latter’s visit begins. In an address at a massive ‘Namaste Trump’ rally at Motera stadium in Ahmedabad, the US president announced that deals to sell state-of-the-art military … Read more Crucial talks Tuesday between Narendra Modi, Donald Trump to expand Indo-US ties

Fistula In Ano, Anorectal Disorders – How Can Ayurveda Tackle Them?

An anorectal condition can be difficult to live with and often remains undiagnosed, due to it being perceived as an embarrassing ailment. Fistulas are conditions where two body parts, that are not meant to be connected, become linked as part of the disorder. Rectal fistulas can be painful and standard treatments are available, which can … Read more Fistula In Ano, Anorectal Disorders – How Can Ayurveda Tackle Them?

Children stuck in schools as violence erupts in Delhi

Image Source : PTI Children stuck in schools as violence erupts in Delhi Many children studying in East Delhi schools also suffered the brunt of the violence in Delhi’s Jaffrabad and Maujpur. On receiving the news of violence, dozens of schools did not take the risk of sending children home without any protection. As a … Read more Children stuck in schools as violence erupts in Delhi

Buy Marico Ltd For Target Rs.353 – Geojit Financial

Margins up; Compelling valuation Headquartered in Mumbai, Marico Limited is a leading Indian FMCG company with exports to over 25 countries. The company’s product portfolio includes brands such as Parachute, Saffola, and Livon. * Revenues declined 2.0% YoY to Rs. 1,824cr in Q3FY20, due to lower domestic volumes across the categories, offset by International market … Read more Buy Marico Ltd For Target Rs.353 – Geojit Financial

Coronavirus death toll in China reaches 2,592

Image Source : FILE Coronavirus death toll in China reaches 2,592 (Representational image) The coronavirus death toll in mainland China has increased to 2,592 with 77,150 confirmed cases, health authorities said on Monday. The National Health Commission received reports of 409 new cases and 150 deaths on Sunday from 31 provincial-level regions on the mainland, … Read more Coronavirus death toll in China reaches 2,592

Rupee closed at 71.64 a dollar, down 10 paise against its previous close of 71.54 – Geojit Financial

News Box * Rupee closed at 71.64 a dollar, down 10 paise against its previous close of 71.54. * FBIL set the reference rate for USD at 71.5899 and Euro at 77.2522. * South Korea’s won is the worst performing Asian currency this week as a sharp rise in coronavirus cases in the country heightened … Read more Rupee closed at 71.64 a dollar, down 10 paise against its previous close of 71.54 – Geojit Financial

Trump in India LIVE: President Trump’s visit will strengthen friendship between India & US, says PM Modi

President Trump’s visit will further strengthen friendship between India and US: PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said India awaits the arrival of US President Donald Trump, asserting that his visit will further strengthen the friendship between the two countries. “India awaits your arrival @POTUS @realDonaldTrump! Your visit is definitely going to further … Read more Trump in India LIVE: President Trump’s visit will strengthen friendship between India & US, says PM Modi