Indian space pioneer Udupi Ramachandra Rao passes away at 85

Bengaluru, Jul 24 Eminent space scientist and former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman Udupi Ramachandra Rao passed away here in the wee hours today due to age related ailments.He...

Jul 24, 2017 8:01 AM | Newsscroll

Trump tweets frustration with Republicans, health care

Washington, Jul 24 President Donald Trump has expressed his frustration with Republicans, saying they "do very little to protect their President."In one of several tweets issued yesterday, Trump...

Jul 24, 2017 7:00 AM | Newsscroll

Boko Haram suspects arrested after gunfight: Nigeria police

Kano, (Nigeria), Jul 24 Police in the northern Nigerian city of Kano said they arrested five suspected Boko Haram militants after a gunfight, marking a flare-up of jihadist violence in the city.The...

Jul 24, 2017 6:45 AM | Newsscroll

UN says Moroccan peacekeeper killed in C.Africa

Bangui, Jul 24 An ambush killed a Moroccan peacekeeper and wounded three others on in the Central African Republic, the United Nations has said, blaming pro-Christian militias for the violence."A...

Jul 24, 2017 5:53 AM | Newsscroll

Venezuela opposition urges boycott of vote to overhaul

constitutionCaracas, Jul 24 Venezuela's angry opposition called for a boycott of an upcoming vote that it dismisses as a ploy by President Nicolas Maduro to cling to power.Ahead of next Sunday's...

Jul 24, 2017 4:48 AM | Newsscroll

This time, go on vacay to these self-drive destinations

New Delhi [India], July 24 : Self-drive trip, as a travel trend, is slowly catching up in India. It is an immersive way to travel, exploring places with freedom and flexibility, which not...

Jul 23, 2017 5:42 AM | Newsscroll

Food hygiene tips for Monsoon

New Delhi [India], July 24 : Monsoon brings with it an end to the scorching summer heat and a sigh of relief for everyone. It is also a time to be extra careful about infections, in...

Jul 23, 2017 5:42 AM | Newsscroll

Krishnamoorthi's sleep more important than Azaan, mocks SP

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 24 : A day after singer-actress Suchitra Krishnamoorthi labelled Azaan on loudspeakers 'uncivilised', the Samajwadi Party mocked the former saying her...

Jul 23, 2017 5:42 AM | Newsscroll

ICC Women's WC: Kin of players proud of their daughters

Mumbai/Moga (Maharashtra/Punjab) [India], July 24 : Though the India Women's Cricket team could not mark victory in the ICC Women's World Cup final,their families back at their home were seen...

Jul 23, 2017 4:57 AM | Newsscroll

SC to hear cow slaughter ban case today

New Delhi [India], July 24 : The Supreme Court on Monday will hear a plea challenging the Centre's notification prohibiting sale and purchase of cattle at animal markets for slaughter on the...

Jul 23, 2017 4:57 AM | Newsscroll

Magical herbs to keep you healthy during monsoon

New Delhi [India], July 24 : After the scorching summer heat, monsoons are definitely a welcome change, which works as a rejuvenation period for mankind. With this, we welcome lots of...

Jul 23, 2017 4:58 AM | Newsscroll

From Big-B to Akshay Kumar, celebs cheer Indian Women's cricket team for playing 'well'

New Delhi [India], July 24 : Though it was just not the day for Team India at the ICC Women's World Cup final, Amitabh Bachchan has very rightly said, "until you loose, you shall never know...

Jul 23, 2017 4:58 AM | Newsscroll

ICC Women's WC: From Rahul to Fadnavis, politicos congratulate Team India

New Delhi [India], July 24 : Though the day was not in favour of the Indian team, they won millions of hearts their tremendous performance throughout the ICC Women's World Cup and inspired...

Jul 23, 2017 4:57 AM | Newsscroll

Feel for all of you, says Tendulkar to Indian Women's Cricket Team

New Delhi [India], July 24 : Sometimes it is not meant to be, says legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar after the Indian team faced defeat by nine runs to England in the ICC Women's World...

Jul 23, 2017 4:57 AM | Newsscroll

PIHARWA: first ever music video 'Tripple Talaq'

New Delhi [India], July 24 : An awareness music video, PIHARWA, was launched recently to give a voice to the fight against the social vice like tripple talaq and domestic violence. The...

Jul 23, 2017 4:58 AM | Newsscroll