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87% Indians say no to workplace harassment — LinkedIn

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Science and Tech  /  Comments Off on 87% Indians say no to workplace harassment — LinkedIn

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS): A whopping 87 per cent of professionals in India say that harassment prevention at the workplace is a very important trend for the future of hiring and HR compared to 71 per cent globally, a new LinkedIn report said on Thursday. In India, 50 per cent of hiring professionals said […]

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Indonesian President declares victory in polls

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Top News, World  /  Comments Off on Indonesian President declares victory in polls

Jakarta, April 18 (IANS): Indonesian President Joko Widodo declared victory on Thursday in the national election amid opposition allegations of electoral fraud. Widodo claimed victory based on unofficial results which said that he had received 54 per cent of the votes in the Wednesday election, while his rival and former military general Prabowo Subianto secured […]

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How steady supply of beer kept empires afloat

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New York, April 18 (IANS): A steady supply of locally-brewed beer kept empires afloat in the past when people came together during festivities in order to recreate and reaffirm their affiliation with their leaders, an interesting study has found. The researchers studied the Wari Empire that stretched across Peru. It lasted for 500 years —from […]

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Hailey Bieber to launch beauty line

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Entertainment  /  Comments Off on Hailey Bieber to launch beauty line

Model Hailey Bieber has officially set her sights on the beauty industry. According to the United States Patent and Trademark Office, Hailey has trademarked ‘Bieber Beauty’, reports hollywoodreporter.com. While details surrounding the collection have not yet been released, fans can expect “beauty and cosmetics products” to eventually roll out, which could include a broad array […]

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British actress Mya-Lecia Naylor dead at 16

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Entertainment  /  Comments Off on British actress Mya-Lecia Naylor dead at 16

British child star Mya-Lecia Naylor is dead. She was 16. Mya-Lecia was a rising star in England, where she starred on popular children’s series “Millie Inbetween” and the show “Almost Never”. In a statement to eonline.com, Alice Webb, Director at BBC Children’s, said: “We are distraught and so terribly sad to hear the news about […]

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‘Kalank’ gets INR 21 crore opener, highest of 2019

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Entertainment  /  Comments Off on ‘Kalank’ gets INR 21 crore opener, highest of 2019

Abhishek Varman’s period drama “Kalank” has registered a business of INR 21.60 crore on the first day, surpassing the opening day collection of “Kesari”, “Gully Boy” and “Total Dhamaal”, and becoming the highest opener of 2019 so far. “Eternal love always wins. ‘Kalank’ becomes the highest opener of 2019! Watch it in cinemas now,” tweeted […]

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Poll officials face FIRs over lapses in Tripura vote

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Poll officials face FIRs over lapses in Tripura vote

Agartala, April 18 (IANS): The Election Commission (EC) will file FIRs against presiding officers and political activists who indulged in malpractices during the first phase of polling in Tripura West Lok Sabha constituency on April 11, according to officials on Thursday. “Following the instructions of the EC, I have asked all the 19 Assistant Returning […]

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Millions vote in second round of general elections

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on Millions vote in second round of general elections

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS): Millions voted across 95 Lok Sabha seats in 12 states and Puducherry on Thursday in the second phase of the staggered battle for a new Parliament, marred by stray violence in West Bengal and muted polling in Srinagar. CPI-M MP and candidate Mohd Salim was attacked allegedly by Trinamool Congress […]

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India suspends LoC trade, says being used to fuel terror

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on India suspends LoC trade, says being used to fuel terror

New Delhi, April 18 (IANS): India on Thursday suspended, with immediate effect, trade across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, saying it was being used by unscrupulous and anti-national elements for sneaking in hawala money and weapons from the territory under Pakistani occupation to fuel terrorism and separatism in the country. The […]

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13 killed in Gujarat in unseasonal rain, dust storm

By   /  April 18, 2019  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on 13 killed in Gujarat in unseasonal rain, dust storm

Gandhinagar, April 18 (IANS): Unseasonal rain and severe dust storm in different parts of Gujarat over the last two days claimed 13 lives even as authorities on Thursday predicted that temperatures that had fallen to less than 3 to 7 degrees below normal would rise from next week to mark a normal summer. Officials at […]

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