Day: September 11, 2018

Donald Trump’s ‘Thoughtless’ Tweet on 17th Anniversary of 9/11 Upsets Americans

This Tuesday marked the 11th anniversary of the deadly September 11 attacks in the US. Early in the morning of September 11, 2001, four aircraft hijacked by 19 militants (later identified as to members of terrorist organisation Al-Quaeda), rammed into the north and south towers of the iconic World Trade Centre in New York. the […]

England Send Off Alastair Cook With a 118-Run Victory Over India

Snapshotclose England (332 and 423/8d) beat India (292 and 345) by 118 runs in the fifth Test to win the series 4-1. On Day 5, KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant hit centuries for India with Pant becoming the first Indian keeper to score a Test ton in England. Alastair Cook was named the Man of […]

125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s Chicago speech: World Hindu Congress calls for stronger Hindu voice worldwide

Chicago: The Hindus globally should become more visible as positive change-makers, the World Hindu Congress has said as it proposed the setting up of a permanent secretariat to push for the rights of the community in the countries across the world. The second World Hindu Congress was held in Chicago to mark the commemoration of […]

Vladimir Putin, Xi Jinping Flip Pancakes at Russian Economic Forum

Photos showed Putin and Xi, wearing blue aprons, pouring out batter and turning the pancakes over before eating them with caviar and a shot of vodka. AFP Updated:September 11, 2018, 7:08 PM IST Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping make pancakes during a visit to the Far East Street exhibition on the […]

Must Follow Vivekananda’s Ideals to Build a New India: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday, 11 September addressed the valedictory function organised by Sri Ramakrishna Math at Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu through video conference, to mark the 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s historic Chicago speech. On 11 September 1893, Swami Vivekananda delivered his first speech in the Parliament of the World’s Religions in Chicago. Swami […]

SC refuses to interfere with Dilbagh Singh’s appointment as Jammu and Kashmir DGP, seeks Centre’s opinion on course of action

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to interfere with the Jammu and Kashmir government appointing an acting director general of police (DGP). A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud issued notice and sought a reply from the Centre. The state government on 6 September appointed Dilbagh Singh as […]

A US Woman Flew an All-Woman Piloted Flight to India and Cannot Stop Gushing About It

At 12 percent, India has the highest number of woman pilots in the world. At 12 percent, India has the highest number of woman pilots in the world. Loading… India may not be the best place when it comes to women’s safety and equality in jobs and education, but there is one aspect in which […]

Aadhaar Database Compromised, Software Hacked 

A software patch that disables critical security features of the Aadhaar enrolment software has compromised the biometric and personal data of over a billion enrolled Indians, an investigation by Huff Post has revealed. The patch, available for as little as Rs 2,500, allows individuals located anywhere in the world to generate the unique 12-digit Aadhaar […]

AAP candidate for Zilla Parishad polls found murdered in Punjab’s Bathinda; Congress accused of using force to win elections

Chandigarh: An Aam Aadmi Party candidate for a local body poll was found dead at his home in village Jethuke in Bathinda district of Punjab on Monday morning with the police suspecting that he was killed. Representational image. Ibnlive Harvinder Singh Hinda (42) had filed nomination papers from Gill Kalan Zila Parishad zone. “We came to know […]

Remember The Kerala Fisherman Who Offered His Back to Help Women Climb a Boat? Mahindra’s Gifting Him a Car

Jaisal KP, the man who went viral, is getting the reward he deserves. Jaisal KP, the man who went viral, is getting the reward he deserves. Loading… While the Kerala floods saw a series of heroic acts when the state was drowning, the state has been slowly trying to build itself back after the tragedy. […]