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John McCain passes dossier alleging secret Trump-Russia contacts to FBI

John McCain passes dossier alleging secret Trump-Russia contacts to FBI

Russia “cultivated” and “supported” Donald Trump for years and has collected compromising information on his personal life and finances, multiple media reports said Wednesday, even as the US president­elect dismissed the claims as a “political witch hunt”. The allegations were presented to Trump and outgoing …

Sushma Swaraj asks envoy to help cancer-stricken PIO in France

Sushma Swaraj asks envoy to help cancer-stricken PIO in France

External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj Tuesday directed Indian ambassador to France Mohan Kumar to make arrangements for the travel of a Person of Indian Origin (PIO) suffering from cancer to India after the man sought help through a video message on YouTube. She also advised …

Fake News Buster: Paytm wallet money invalid after Jan 15th

Fake News Buster: Paytm wallet money invalid after Jan 15th

Digital payments firm Paytm Tuesday said its wallet business will soon be transferred to its payments bank but quashed social media rumors that the m­wallets will stop working after January 15. “There are some rumors circulating that you will not be able to use the …

Arvind  Kejriwal’s tongue-in-cheek reply to Narendra  Modi after PM tweets visit to mom

Arvind Kejriwal’s tongue-in-cheek reply to Narendra Modi after PM tweets visit to mom

Hours after prime minister Narendra Modi tweeted about skipping his daily yoga session to have breakfast with his mother, Hiraba, in Gujarat, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said the PM was using his mother for political benefits. Through a tweet, Modi said he went to …

Yahoo to be renamed Altaba, CEO Marissa Mayer to step down

Yahoo to be renamed Altaba, CEO Marissa Mayer to step down

» Yahoo to be renamed Altaba Inc, Reuters reported » CEO Marissa Mayer will step down after closing the deal with Verizon » Yahoo last year disclosed two instances of data breach » Five other directors will also resign after the deal with Verizon closes …

FLASH:Torture rooms, fine for beards, no girlfriends: Nehru College students list out harassment methods

FLASH:Torture rooms, fine for beards, no girlfriends: Nehru College students list out harassment methods

Amid the row over the suicide of a student allegedly due to harassment by management of Nehru College of Engineering, Pambady, here, more students have come out with shocking revelations about the ill­treatment meted out to them at the institute. While a student recollected the …

Three injured in explosion at Kochi BPCL refinery

Three injured in explosion at Kochi BPCL refinery

At least three people were injured in an explosion at a gas turbine unit of the Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) refinery here on Tuesday. The injured have been admitted to a private hospital here. The accident took place around 10 a.m. when maintenance works …

Boeing 787 Dreamliner on Kochi-Dubai route from Feb 1

Boeing 787 Dreamliner on Kochi-Dubai route from Feb 1

    Air India’s first Boeing 787 Dreamliner for Kochi will begin operations next month. According to AI officials, daily flights on the Kochi­Delhi­Dubai sector will be operated with the longhaul fuel­efficient Dreamliner from February 1. The national carrier has completed all formalities to launch …

Rated third worst airline in the world, Air India hits back

Rated third worst airline in the world, Air India hits back

National carrier Air India on Monday said that it disagrees with a report published by data services company FlightStats which has ranked the airline as the third­worst global performer in terms of ontime operations in 2016. “We totally disagree with the report published by FlightStats …

George Clooney Blasts Donald Trump Over Calling Meryl Streep ‘Overrated’

George Clooney Blasts Donald Trump Over Calling Meryl Streep ‘Overrated’

Actor­filmmaker George Clooney has reacted to president­elect Donald Trumps comments about Oscar­winning actress Meryl Streep after her speech at the Golden Globes. She criticized Trump in her Golden Globes speech about empathy on Sunday. In response, Trump called her “one of the most overrated actresses …

Samajwadi Party united, Akhilesh Yadav will be next CM: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Samajwadi Party united, Akhilesh Yadav will be next CM: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Amid the continuing factional feud in his party, Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday appeared to be extending an olive branch to his rebellious son Akhilesh Yadav, saying he would be the next chief minister of Uttar Pradesh if the party retains power. …

Pakistan test-fires first nuclear-capable submarine cruise missile Babur-3

Pakistan test-fires first nuclear-capable submarine cruise missile Babur-3

Pakistan on Monday successfully test­ fired its first Submarine­Launched Cruise Missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead up to 450 kms from an undisclosed location in the Indian Ocean, giving the country a “credible” second­strike capability, the military said. The missile, Babur­3, was fired from …

CBSE class X, XII exams to begin on March 9

CBSE class X, XII exams to begin on March 9

» CBSE class X, XII exams to begin on March 9 » CBSE class 10 board exams will be held from March 9 to April 10. » Class 12 exams will be held from March 9 to April 29 » Exams will now begin a …

Bengaluru-style molestation in broad daylight in Kayamkulam

Bengaluru-style molestation in broad daylight in Kayamkulam

Two men, accused of molesting a woman in Kayamkulam in broad daylight, have been detained by police Sunday. The accused have been identified as Nidhin and Vishakh, both natives of Menmana in Oachira. The incident happened a couple of days ago. The scooter­borne youths grabbed …

Income Tax dept asks banks to report pre-demonetization cash deposits

Income Tax dept asks banks to report pre-demonetization cash deposits

Seeking to analyze the banking transactions in months before the demonetization, the Income Tax Department has asked banks to report cash deposits in savings accounts between April 1 to November 9, 2016. Besides, banks have also been directed to ask the account holders, who did …