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Actress Heather Locklear domestic violence arrest dispute home

Actress Heather Locklear arrested over domestic violence

‘Melrose Place‘ actress Heather Locklear was recently arrested following an alleged dispute at her home. Locklear was booked on one count of felony domestic battery and three counts of battery for allegedly attacking three responding Ventura County Sheriff’s deputies, according to police, reported CNN. Police were called to Locklear’s home in California on Sunday night, regarding a domestic incident between

This year, Infosys to hire 20,000 employees

This year, Infosys Company to hire 20,000 employees

This year, Infosys  Company to hire 20,000 employees. IT services major Infosys today said it will hire 20,000 people this year as against only 400 people being asked to leave on performance grounds and termed reports of large-scale job losses as “overstated”. Infosys COO UB Pravin Rao said the technology-driven transformation presents new opportunities for

Channi wants session to be extended by 20 days

Punjab Congress Legislature Party chief and Leader of the Opposition Charanjit Singh Channi on Monday said that the thirteenth Vidhan Sabha session which is going to start on September 8 should be extended atleast by 20 more days. “The government knows this is the last session and there are important issues to be discussed on


20 killed in Nepal road accident

Kathmandu: At least 20 persons were killed and 17 others injured when a bus plunged 100 metres down into a river in Nepal’s Chitwan district on Friday. The accident took place along the Narayangadh-Muglin road section at 4.45 a.m., The Himalayan Times reported. The bus plunged into the Trishuli river, police said.

Couple blessed with baby girl after 20 years of marriage through IVF

Ludhiana: The prolonged wait of a couple to become parents fulfilled finally after 20 years of their marriage when they were blessed with a baby girl. The husband (50) and wife (40) belonged to Mussoorie and even after 20 years of their marriage they were unable to produce a baby.After several treatments at various hospitals they

Australia’s elderly population increases by 20%

Canberra: Australia’s elderly population has increased by almost 20 per cent over the last five years, officials revealed on Thursday. At least 2.2 million people were now aged 65 years and above in major Australian cities, Xinhua news agency cited from Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) report. In addition, the ABS also revealed that 1.4

20 newborns killed in Baghdad hospital fire

Baghdad: At least 20 newborn babies were killed on Wednesday in a fire at a hospital in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, a police source said. The accident occurred when a fire broke out in the maternity wards of Yarmouk Hospital, the source told Xinhua news agency. The children died of suffocation in the wards, the source

Kashmir continues to be on boil, 5 more deaths take toll to 20

Srinagar: Kashmir continued to be on the boil with five more people, including a cop, getting killed in violence today, raising the death toll to 20, even as curfew- like restrictions were in place and Mobile internet services remained suspended. Amarnath Yatra also remained suspended for the second day owing to the unrest in the

Bangladesh pays homage to Dhaka terror attack victims

Dhaka: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasinatoday led the nation in paying homage to the 20 slain hostages, including an Indian, at a solemn ceremony here as the country mourned the victims of the worst terror attack on its soil. Diplomats, politicians and people from across the different strata of society paid tributes and placed wreaths

20 foreigners killed as Bangladesh’s worst terror attack ends

Dhaka: Twenty foreigners were brutally hackedto death by ISIS militants inside a restaurant popular with expatriates here in the high-security diplomatic zone before commandos launched an assault today killing six attackers and capturing one alive, ending Bangladesh’s worst terror attack. Director of Military Operations Brigadier General Nayeem Ashfaq Chowdhury said the militants slaughtered 20 hostages

ISRO launches record 20 satellites in one go

Sriharikota (AP): Setting a record in itsspace programme, India today successfully launched 20 satellites, including its earth observation Cartosat-2 series, in a single mission on board ISRO’s workhorse PSLV-C34 from the spaceport here. In a precision launch, PSLV-C34 took off from the second launch pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre here, about 110 km from

Tata, Uber announce partnership to create 20,000 micro-entrepreneurs

Hyderabad: Tata companies and Uber Technologies Inc on Thursday announced a partnership to offer driver partners on the Uber platform a comprehensive vehicle purchase and ownership solution. Under this partnership, the two companies plan to enable 20,000 drivers across the country start their own businesses on the Uber platform over the next one year. Owners


Normal monsoons can boost farm income by 20% in FY17: Report

Mumbai: A normal monsoon this year is expected to provide 20 per cent boost to the income of farmers, whose debt leverage has touched 22 per cent following two years of droughts, domestic brokerage JM Financial has projected. “A good monsoon can provide better yields, and boost farm income by 20 per cent while the

Badal seeks early release of `20,094 crore credit

New Delhi: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the latter’s official residence here and sought the immediate release of cash credit limit (CCL) worth Rs 20,094 crore to enable the state government to make timely payment to the farmers for the wheat procurement. The Chief Minister’s