10th edition of Delhi Dialogue begins in New Delhi:The 10th edition of the Delhi Dialogue gets underway in New Delhi today
NGT extends stay on cutting of trees in South Delhi till July 27th:The National Green Tribunal has extended the stay on any further cutting of 16,500 trees under the General Pool Residential Accommodation project in South Delhi till 27th July.
Chhattisgarh: 8 Maoists gunned down in Dantewada district:In Chhattisgarh, security forces have gunned down 8 Maoists, including 3 women rebel, in Dantewada district of Bastar region today.
Centre condemns mob lynchings:The matter of mob lynching and fake news reverberated in parliament today.
Sri Lanka in a process to finalize Mattala airport deal with India:Sri Lankan government today said that it is in the process of finalizing a joint venture with India for operating the Matale international airport, located in south of the neighboring country.
Turkey ends state of emergency after two years:The Turkish government has ended the nationwide state of emergency which was imposed two years ago, state media said.
Protests in Moscow over government’s decision to raise retirement age:Political activists and local residents protested pension reform on Wednesday at a rally in Moscow that had been approved by local authorities, and there were no reports of arrests.
In ‘good health’, Thai boys make first public appearance after rescue:The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand recounted details of their ordeal at a press conference in Chiang Rai on Wednesday, following their discharge from the hospital on the same day.
India fastest growing economy in Asia; on track to meet FY18 target: ADB;Led by India, South Asia will continue to be the fastest growing economic area despite new trade tensions in Asia and Pacific region, Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a new report.
EU slams Google with 4.3 bn euros fine for breaching anti-trust rules:The European Commission is set to fine Google 4.34 billion euros (around 5 billion U.S. dollars) for monopoly with its Android operating system, alleging it had violated the EU competition rules, the European Commission said on Wednesday.
India’s ‘Jaipur Foot’ for 1,000 differently-abled people in Myanmar, Vietnam:About 1,000 differently-abled people in Myanmar and Vietnam will be provided free Indian-made prosthesis ‘Jaipur Foot’.
New solar supercapacitor could power future of wearable sensors:A team of scientists led by an Indian-origin professor has developed a new solar-powered supercapacitor that could help make future wearable technologies lighter and more energy-efficient.
Plastic trash into car parts? These Venezuelan engineers are doing it:Two young engineers have found an opportunity amid a collapsing economy in Venezuela – inside a garbage dump full of broken electronic hardware.
Ladies! This is why you gain weight post-childbirth, according to scientists:A steady weight gain even after pregnancy may be a result of your lifestyle choices, such as eating your child’s leftovers and spending more time in sedentary activities like reading or watching movies with kids, scientists have said.
Tomato extracts may help fight stomach cancer: Study:Tomato extracts can inhibit the growth and malignant cloning of stomach cancer cells, according to a new study that paves the way for novel therapies to treat the deadly disease.