Houseflies could carry hundreds of harmful bacteria
Houseflies could carry hundreds of harmful bacteria


Houseflies could carry hundreds of harmful bacteria: New York, Flies may be more than pesky picnic crashers as researchers have found that they could also carry hundreds of bacteria harmful to humans and play a role in spreading diseases.Because flies often live close to humans, scientists have long suspected they played a role in carrying and

Guru Randhawa to release his next single "Lahore" Guru Randhawa to release his next single “Lahore”

Guru Randhawa to release his next single “Lahore”. Punjabi singing sensation Guru Randhawa who is also known for super-hits like “Suit Suit” and “Tu Meri Rani”, will unveil his upcoming single titled as “Lahore”in December. Guru revealed that the new song called ‘Lahore’ is  about a girl whom I have referred to from different places like Lahore, Delhi, Mumbai or

India Women's hockey team to participate in national camp India Women’s hockey team to participate in national camp

India Women’s hockey team to participate in national camp: Fresh from their Women’s Asia Cup triumph, the India hockey team will assemble for the national camp to begin at the Sports Authority of India at Bengaluru from Sunday. Hockey India (HI) on Saturday named 33 players for the month-long camp, where the players will train under

Another Kashmiri soldier killed after being kidnapped by ultras

Another Kashmiri soldier killed after being kidnapped by ultras: A bullet- ridden body of 23-year old Territorial Army jawan Irfan Ahmad Dar was found in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian on Saturday, who was in 175 Territorial Army and posted in Gurez in Kashmir. As per reports, Dar had reportedly gone on leave 10 days ago and

Fungal infection found in heart transplant patient after 30 years

A new report of the man’s case reveals by the team of US-based doctors that a 70-year-old man who underwent a heart transplant in 1986 was diagnosed with a fungal infection after 30 years.Histoplasma is common in some parts of the U.S. — namely, around the Ohio and Mississippi River valleys — but not in

Monaco reclaiming land
World’s 2nd smallest country Monaco reclaiming land from the sea

Monaco reclaiming land: The tiny principality of Monaco is set to expand in size thanks to a project that will reclaim land from the Mediterranean sea. Work has just begun on the development of an ecological neighbourhood of 15 acres in size, which will be called Portier Cove.Monaco is the world’s second smallest country which is

Chandigarh-Amritsar colder
Chandigarh, Amritsar colder than ‘Queen of Hills’

Chandigarh-Amritsar colder than the ‘Queen of Hills’ – Shimla. Likewise, many places in the plains of north India like Ludhiana, Patiala and Hisar were colder than hilly tourist destinations Shimla and Dharamsala in Himachal Pradesh, the Met Office here said.Chandigarh, located in the Shivalik foothills, recorded a minimum temperature at 9 degrees Celsius, while Shimla,

Smartphones sales break all record on Black Friday
Smartphones sales break all record on Black Friday

Smartphones sales break all record on Black Friday: San Francisco, Smartphone transactions hit a record high in the US on Black Friday as shoppers thronged retail stores as well as went online to celebrate. According to Adobe Digital Insights mobile transactions were “hitting record highs”.Black Friday follows Thanksgiving Day that is observed on the fourth Thursday

‘Badhaai Ho’ Ayushmann Khurrana for next film!

Badhaai Ho Ayushmann Khurrana for next film!. Three months after the hit romcom ‘Bareilly Ki Barfi,’ Ayushmann Khurrana is “excited” to reunite with Junglee Pictures for another comedy film ‘Badhaai Ho,’ which will start rolling at the end of January in Delhi. Confirming the news, Ayushmann said, “I had a fantastic experience collaborating with Junglee

Best International Short Film award
Anupam Kher’s short film Kheer bags Best International Short Film award

Anupam Kher’s short film Kheer bags Best International Short Film award. Veteran actor Anupam Kher? starrer short film ‘Kheer’ has recently bagged the Best International Short Film award at the Vancouver international film festival. Elated chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India took to his twitter handle and announced about the “BIG prize.”He

Karnataka police offer roses to traffic rule followers

Karnataka police offer roses to traffic rule followers: In a bid to promote abidance to road safety rules, The police of Kalaburagi district of Karnataka gave roses to people following traffic rules.  The Kalaburagi Police in Karnataka have started a drive for road safety in which people flouting the traffic norms will be booked while

Padmavati
Padmavati: Film industry to hold blackout protest in support of Bhansali’s film

Due to increasing protests against Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming film Padmavati, the Indian Films and TV Directors’ Association (IFTDA), along with 20 other bodies of the film and television industry, are planning a 15-minute blackout in support of the film and “to protect the right to freedom of expression of creative individuals”.Ashoke Pandit of IFTDA

Haryana mobile internet services suspended
Haryana: Mobile internet services suspended till Nov 26 in 13 districts

Haryana Mobile internet services suspended. The Haryana government on Friday suspended mobile internet services in 13 districts of the state till the midnight of November 26. This decision has been taken by the state government in view of maintaining law and order ahead of the two public rallies.An official statement issued by the Haryana‘s Additional

India sends relief material to Myanmar

India sends relief material to Myanmar: India has sent 3000 family relief packs for distribution amongst the displaced persons in Myanmar’s restive Rakhine State. An Indian Air Force aircraft has landed in Yangon with relief material. With best wishes from the people of India. Indian Air Force aircraft lands today in Yangon, Myanmar with 3000 family

Oxford Street chaos
Oxford Street chaos due to ‘altercation’ between 2 men: Police

The incident at the busy Oxford Circus area here today that sparked a “mass evacuation” and left 16 people injured was caused by an “altercation” between two men, police said, ruling out a terror attack. The Oxford Circus area, one of the busiest shopping zones in the heart of the city, was placed under temporary lockdown

US to stop arming Syrian Kurdish militia

US President Donald Trump told his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan that he will stop arming a Syrian Kurdish militia the Turkish government considers a terrorist organisation, Turkey’s Foreign Minister has said. The decision would cut the flow of weapons from the US to the YPG, the Kurdish militia fighting with the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces,

Misty Saturday morning in Delhi
Misty Saturday morning in Delhi

Misty Saturday morning in Delhi: New Delhi, It was a misty Saturday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 8.6 degrees Celsius, three notches below the normal, the Met Office said.”The sky will be clear throughout the day with mist in the morning,” an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official told IANS.The maximum

I-League 2017: Mohun Bagan to take on Minerva Punjab in opener

League 2017: After finishing as runners-up for two seasons in a row, Mohun Bagan will look to rectify their mistakes and bring back the I-League trophy to Kolkata when the 11th edition of the tournament kicks off here on Saturday. The opening day of the tournament will see Mohun Bagan travel to Ludhiana with Minerva

The Weeknd gifts $500,000 chain to Future
The Weeknd gifts $500,000 chain to Future

The Weeknd gifts $500,000 chain to Future: Singer The Weeknd has reportedly gifted a $500,000 chain to his friend and rapper Future on his 34th birthday.Future celebrated his birthday earlier this week at a bar where The Weeknd gave him a Low Life pendant, reports tmz.com.According to site, Future also received diamond-encrusted dog tags from his

Egypt terror attack
Pakistan condemns Egypt terror attack

Egypt terror attack: Pakistan has condemned the terror attack at a mosque in Egypt that killed at least 270 people and injured over 300. “The people and government of Pakistan condemn in the strongest terms the heinous terrorist attack against innocent worshipers at Al-Rawdah mosque in the northern Sinai region of Egypt,” the Pakistan Foreign Ministry