Tag : The Hindu

Sri Lanka flood toll rises to 103

Indian naval ship arrives in Colombo with relief material – The Hindu

May 28th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Duterte jokes about rape amid concern over abuses

He has imposed military rule on southern Mindanao island – The Hindu

May 28th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Fairfax reduces stake in ICICI Lombard

Prem Watsa’s Fairfax Holdings has started the process of reducing its stake in ICICI Lombard General Insurance as it sold 12.18% stake to three investors.Red Bloom Investment, a company wholly owned b – The Hindu

May 28th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Arsenal win FA Cup beating Chelsea 2-1

Arsenal won the FA Cup for the third time in four years on Saturday beating Chelsea 2-1 in the final, thanks to a contested fourth-minute goal by Alexis Sanchez and a 79th minute header by Aaron Ramsa – The Hindu

May 28th, 2017 General, The Hindu

CBSE results will be announced today

CBSE requested students and parents not to visit the Board office for collection of results as they would only be available online. – The Hindu

May 28th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Gregg Allman who sang, lived the blues passes away

Born in Nashville, Tennessee, the rock star known for his long blond hair was raised in Florida. – The Hindu

May 28th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Mumbai Indians beat KKR by 6 wickets, to enter final of IPL-10

Mumbai Indians entered the final of the ongoing Indian Premier league (IPL) with a convincing six-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders here tonight.Opting to field after Rohit Sharma won the toss, Mu – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Fired FBI chief Comey to testify publicly in Congress

No date has yet been set for the open session hearing, though the statement said it would take place after the Memorial Day holiday, May 29 – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Death toll in southern Libya attack 141, Defence Minister suspended

The attack at Brak Al-Shati air base shattered a truce, which in recent months had become a flashpoint between military alliances based in eastern and western Libya. – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Yemen’s Houthis say fire ballistic missile towards Saudi capital

Yemen’s Houthi movement said on Friday it had fired a ballistic missile toward the Saudi capital Riyadh and the Arab coalition waging war in Yemen said it had intercepted and destroyed a projectile ar – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Bharat is asking for its share in opinions and opportunities: Chetan Bhagat

As yet another novel of Chetan Bhagat finds a cinematic life, the writer talks about the ongoing churning in society and where he stands in the Hindi versus English debate – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Long list of GST rates for services

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on May 19, 2017 finalised tax rates for all services, under the new indirect tax regime to be rolled out from July 1. Those services already exempted from tax, – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Rouhani set to win Iran presidential polls

Iran says incumbent President Hassan Rouhani is ahead of his nearest competitor in an initial count of votes in the Presidential election.Interior Ministry deputy minister Ali Asghar Ahmadi told journ – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Iran’s Rouhani: a moderate cleric open to the world

President Hassan Rouhani has spent three decades at the heart of Iran’s revolutionary establishment but is strongly opposed by hardliners for trying to rebuild ties with the West.The 68-year-old cleri – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Kerala woman chops off genitals of godman who raped her

Woman tells police that he had been raping her since she was in class 12 in connivance with her mother. – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Gold for India’s compound archers at World Cup Stage I

The Indian men’s compund archery team today won the gold medal at the World Cup Stage I, beating Colombia in the final in Shanghai.The team comprising Abhishek Verma, Chinna Raju Srither and Amanjeet – The Hindu

May 20th, 2017 General, The Hindu

White House hails Infosys hiring plan

Indian IT giant Infosys’s decision to hire more Americans for its operations in the country in the coming days is a sign of President Donald Trump’s successful economic agenda, a White House spokesman – The Hindu

May 4th, 2017 General, The Hindu

Tripathi blitz sets up Pune’s victory

Rahul Tripathi continued with his superb showing as an opener to score his second half-century of the season as Rising Pune Supergiant defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by four wickets in the Indian Prem – The Hindu

May 4th, 2017 General, The Hindu