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PNB fraud: ED charge-sheet names Nirav, 23 others

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on PNB fraud: ED charge-sheet names Nirav, 23 others

Mumbai, May 24 (IANS): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday filed a charge-sheet against fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi and 23 others, including his father, sister and brother-in-law, in the over INR 13,400 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam. The fraud was committed during 2011-2017 by illegally issuing Letters of Undertaking (LoUs) and Foreign Letters […]

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Nipah kills one more in Kerala; public meetings banned, exams put off

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on Nipah kills one more in Kerala; public meetings banned, exams put off

Kozhikode/Malappuram (Kerala),May 24 (IANS): With the death of one more patient on Thursday morning, the Nipah virus has claimed 12 lives in Kerala till now, while a fresh case of a nursing student in Kozhikode testing positive has surfaced, officials said. Death of Moosa was confirmed at a private hospital where he was being treated. […]

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North Korea demolishes nuclear test site

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  World  /  Comments Off on North Korea demolishes nuclear test site

Punggye-ri, May 24 (IANS): North Korea destroyed its only known nuclear test site with a series of explosions over several hours on Thursday, taking an initial step towards denuclearization, according to journalists visiting the area. The North dynamited the North Portal, also referred to as Tunnel No. 2, at Punggye-ri, a northeastern remote area, at […]

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Will Smith to sing FIFA World Cup song

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Entertainment, Top News  /  Comments Off on Will Smith to sing FIFA World Cup song

Actor-rapper Will Smith along with singers Nicky Jam and Era Istrefi, are set to make the “world dance” to their official FIFA World Cup song titled “Live it up”. Sony Music and FIFA have announced that the song will be released on multiple streaming platforms on Friday, a statement said. “Live it up” sees big […]

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Priyanka Chopra marvels at dichotomy of life at refugee camps

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Entertainment  /  Comments Off on Priyanka Chopra marvels at dichotomy of life at refugee camps

Actress and global Unicef Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights Priyanka Chopra, who is on a field visit here, has been meeting women and children at the Rohingya refugee camps. Their stories remind her of the dichotomy of life, and she pondered upon how women find their ‘house of peace’ in the harsh conditions. During the […]

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Woody Allen’s son claims Mia Farrow was abusive

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Entertainment  /  Comments Off on Woody Allen’s son claims Mia Farrow was abusive

Moses Farrow, the son of veteran filmmaker Woody Allen and Mia Farrow, published a blog post defending his father against claims that Allen sexually assaulted his sister, Dylan Farrow. The post also detailed multiple allegations that Mia physically and verbally abused Moses and his siblings, reports variety.com. The post published on Wednesday, titled “A Son […]

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Klopp names Liverpool’s 24-man squad for Champions League final

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Klopp names Liverpool’s 24-man squad for Champions League final

London, May 24 (IANS): Liverpool’s head coach Jürgen Klopp on Thursday named the 24-man team traveling to the Ukrainian capital Kiev to take on Spanish giant Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League final. There were few surprises on the team sheet which featured stalwart Anfield fixtures such as Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mané, James […]

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Skipper Henderson confident of Liverpool’s chances

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Skipper Henderson confident of Liverpool’s chances

Liverpool, May 24 (IANS): Admitting that Real Madrid are the overwhelming favourites for this season’s Champions League final, Liverpool FC captain Jordan Henderson asserted that his teammates may upset the defending champions if they play to their full potential. With 12 European titles to their name, Real Madrid are the most successful team in the competition […]

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Argentina recommends vaccination before going to Russia

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on Argentina recommends vaccination before going to Russia

Buenos Aires, May 24 (IANS): Argentina’s Ministry of Health recommended that those traveling to Russia for the World Cup get vaccinated against measles before departing, according to a statement from the Football Association of Argentina (AFA). It is recommended that the vaccination be given at least 10 days before traveling to the World Cup, which will […]

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2nd Division League: Hindustan FC leave it late against TRAU

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Sports  /  Comments Off on 2nd Division League: Hindustan FC leave it late against TRAU

Bengaluru, May 24 (IANS): Hindustan FC edged past TRAU FC 1-0 to begin their campaign in the 2nd Division League final round at the FSV Arena here on Thursday. Although TRAU went into their opening match of the competition as hot favourites, it was Hindustan FC who stunned them thanks to a second half stoppage time […]

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