Coffee Table book on Architecture & Landscape of Rashtrapati Bhawan presented to UAE Minister: Ambassador Navdeep Suri presented UAE Minister of Tolerance Sheikh Nahayan Mubarak Al Nahayan with the coffee Table book titled Work of Beauty: Architecture and Landscape of Rashtrapati Bhawan. The book has been published by Publications Division , Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
Killers of DD News cameraman Achyutananda Sahu arrested: The Naxal killers of DD News cameraperson Achyutananda Sahu in an attack in Dantewada last year during the state elections nabbed; Chhattisgarh Police takes 6 Naxals into custody from two separate locations.
LS Polls: Leaders, Celebs & Biz honchos get fingers inked: People from all walks of life exercise their franchise in the fourth phase of polling; Several leaders also exercise their franchise; Bevy of Bollywood stars including the Bachchans also reach polling booths and flash their inked fingers; Sachin Tendulkar votes with family; leading lights of industry in India’s business capital also celebrate democracy.
Lok Sabha Polls: Campaigning heats up for remaining Phases: Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes his rallying blitz to Jharkhand and West Bengal; Sounds out warning to the Mamata govt saying 40 TMC MLAs are in touch with BJP and will desert her after the 23rd of May results; Amit Shah and Yogi Adityanath campaign in Uttar Pradesh; Actor Sunny Deol files nomination for Punjab’s Gurdaspur seat.
India Meteorological Department issues alert over Cyclone Fani: Cyclone Fani gains strength over South-Eastern Bay of Bengal; forecast to turn into a severe cyclonic storm by tonight; The MeT department has issued an alert; Fishermen warned not to head out to sea and return to shore if out in open waters; PM Modi keeps a close eye on the situation; Cabinet Secretary assesses situation in National Disaster Management Committee meet.
Lok Sabha Polls 2019: Over 64% Polling in Phase IV: Polling done and dusted for 72 Lok Sabha seats in 9 states in the fourth phase of general elections; this round sees over 64 % turnout reflecting enthusiasm among voters despite rising mercury; West Bengal witnesses 76% voting; Polling remains largely peaceful except for some clashes; BJP & TMC complain against each-other to the Election Commission.
Indonesia floods, landslides kill at least 29: Landslides and floods triggered by torrential rain have killed at least 29 people in Indonesia, the disaster agency said on Monday, with thousands taking shelter in evacuation centers amid fears of disease.
Lankan President suspends Police Chief; Veils banned: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena suspends defiant police chief and names his successor apart from a new defence secretary as part of a security revamp following the Easter blasts; Lankan PM says tough law will be enacted to wipe out jehadism; Ban enforced on wearing any face masks including burqas in the country.
Mozambique hit by floods in aftermath of Cyclone Kenneth: Rescuers were moving in to help people trapped by rapidly rising floodwater in the northern Mozambique city of Pemba on Sunday (April 28), home to 2,00,000 people, a United Nations spokesperson said, as Cyclone Kenneth dumped more rain on the region.
Sri Lankan President bans all types of face coverings to aid identification process: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has issued an order for ban on burqa, veil or covering of the face in a manner which prevents anyone from being identified.
First female Ligue 1 referee takes charge of match: Stephanie Frappart became the first woman to referee a French Ligue 1 match on Sunday (April 28).
Bottas wins in Azerbaijan, retakes championship lead: Valtteri Bottas won the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday (April 28) to retake the Formula One world championship lead from team mate Lewis Hamilton after a stunning fourth successive one-two finish for Mercedes.
Kvitova earns maiden Stuttgart title with win over Kontaveit: World number three Petra Kvitova beat Estonian Anett Kontaveit 6-3 7-6(2) to win Stuttgart’s Porsche Grand Prix on Sunday (April 28) for her second title of the year as she prepares for next month’s French Open.
Google to remove 100 apps from Chinese developer: Suspecting malicious cyber attacks and data breach possibilities, Google is removing apps from a Chinese Android app developer – DO Global – which holds roughly 100 apps in the Play Store with over 600 million installs and is partly owned by Internet major Baidu.
Body can adapt to occasional short-term overeating: Study: Overeating has been found to impair blood sugar (glucose) control and insulin levels but a new study suggests that the duration of about of overeating can affect how the body adapts to glucose and insulin processing when calorie intake increases.
Coffee Table book on Architecture & Landscape of Rashtrapati Bhawan presented to UAE Minister: Ambassador Navdeep Suri presented UAE Minister of Tolerance Sheikh Nahayan Mubarak Al Nahayan with the coffee Table book titled Work of Beauty: Architecture and Landscape of Rashtrapati Bhawan. The book has been published by Publications Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
Dance like nobody’s watching! International Dance Day being celebrated today: April 29 is celebrated as International Dance Day annually to revel in the universality of the art form across all political, cultural and ethnic barriers.