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Dubious distinction: All candidates in 150 schools in UP flunk board exams Dubious distinction: All candidates in 150 schools in UP flunk board exams
- May 01, 2018

The board is closed for three days after announcing the result on Sunday. "However, we are planning to declare them in the second week of May", the BSEB official said. The BSEB Patna board 2018 Intermediateexams began from February 06 and ended on February 16, 2018. According to DNA , in 2018 over 4.5 lakh students have appeared for the PSEB class 10 examination. (more...)
82 percent Indian households have electricity: power minister 82 percent Indian households have electricity: power minister
- May 02, 2018

The "clarification" from the power ministry came this evening after a barrage of criticism over yesterday's announcement that electricity has reached every village in the country. About two years ago, when one of the world's biggest agri-business, multinational corporation Syngenta made a decision to launch its ambitious corporate social responsibility programme called I-CLEAN (Inculcating Cleanliness Learning, Education, Awareness and New Habits), there was considerable glee among the people. (more...)
Row over Jinnah portrait at Aligarh Muslim University Row over Jinnah portrait at Aligarh Muslim University
- May 01, 2018

The portrait was installed in 1938 before Partition, at the peak of Muslim League campaign for a separate nation for the Muslims of India. In a letter addressed to the AMU Vice Chanceloor, BJP MP from Aligarh Satish Gautam had asked him to explain what the compulsion was of putting portrait of the "person who everyone knows was responsible for partition of India". (more...)
Supreme Court asks high courts to fast-track trial under POCSO Act Supreme Court asks high courts to fast-track trial under POCSO Act
- May 02, 2018

The bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra directed them to ensure that such cases are fast-tracked and decided by special courts. The Supreme Court had been responding to a PIL filed by advocate Alakh Alok Srivastava regarding the rape of an 8-month-old baby girl in New Delhi on January 28. (more...)
HBO Begins Production on I'll Be Gone in the Dark Documentary Series HBO Begins Production on I'll Be Gone in the Dark Documentary Series
- May 01, 2018

Authorities have released two photos and a sketch of 72-year-old Joseph James DeAngelo , the man believed to be the murderous " Original Night Stalker " or "Golden State Killer", from the 70's hoping to piece together a timeline of DeAngelo's time in Santa Barbara County. (more...)
SRMJEEE result 2018 for BTech declared: Check grades, merit list on srmuniv
- May 01, 2018

Students who have passed the examination are eligible to take admission in SRM University Haryana, SRM University AP and four other campuses of SRM Institute of Science and Technology ( SRMIST ). 'The candidates are strongly advised to plan for two-day stay, just in case, you are not able to complete the counselling process on the same day, for whatsoever reasons, ' reads the official statement from the varsity. (more...)
Akilesh Yadav to meet Chandrasekhar Rao tomorrow Akilesh Yadav to meet Chandrasekhar Rao tomorrow
- May 01, 2018

We will also meet Chandrababu Naidu. "The objective of these invitations is to bring the nation's attention not only to Telangana's developmental programmes but also to Rao, who aims to emerge as a national leader in the near future", a party leader said on the condition of anonymity. (more...)
Hotel owner shoots woman official amid demolition drive in Kasauli, accused absconding Hotel owner shoots woman official amid demolition drive in Kasauli, accused absconding
- May 01, 2018

The accused, identified as Vijay Thakur, has been arrested by the police. He said the team that had gone to Kasauli to launch the demolition drive against the guest house launched on the directions of the Supreme Court. Acting on the Supreme Court and National Green Tribunal order, a joint team was formulated by the district administration to demolish 13 unauthorised hotels in Kasauli and nearby town under Dharmpur subdivision, sources in District Administration said. (more...)
Netanyahu Says Israel 'Would Love to Have' Trump Attend Jerusalem Embassy Opening Netanyahu Says Israel 'Would Love to Have' Trump Attend Jerusalem Embassy Opening
- May 01, 2018

During the meeting, Pompeo said that the boundaries of Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem "remain subject to negotiations between the parties" and that the USA is committed to achieving "a lasting and comprehensive peace that offers a brighter future for both Israel and the Palestinians". (more...)
Myrtle Beach city officials warn people to leave sea turtles alone Myrtle Beach city officials warn people to leave sea turtles alone
- May 01, 2018

Over the next few months, hundreds of turtles will be emerging from the surf to lay eggs on the beach. In 2017, SC had its second-best season with more than 5,000 total nests, with roughly 100 in the Horry county area, according to Myrtle Beach State Park ranger Anne Wilson. (more...)
Royal Wedding Countdown Latest News, Photos, and Videos Royal Wedding Countdown Latest News, Photos, and Videos
- May 01, 2018

For the Opposition Lord Kennedy of Southwark said: "The wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle promises to be a wonderful occasion and an opportunity for the whole country to celebrate and we all wish the happy couple a long and wonderful life together". (more...)
May Day rally ready to roll May Day rally ready to roll
- May 01, 2018

Ramaphosa is expected to deliver the main address later on Tuesday. "If Cosatu was consistent they would use the same principle approach to review the address by the current State President; a champion in neo-liberal minimum wage as well as oppressive labour relations amendments and a conflicted Lonmin (Marikana) Massacre associate who is yet to tender his apology", AMCU said. (more...)
BJP confused about its stand on Kathua case: Omar BJP confused about its stand on Kathua case: Omar
- May 01, 2018

What justification is the government going to give for this move? "It has saddened us deeply". Gupta's comment came hours after he was sworn in as the new Deputy Chief Minister in the Mehbooba Mufti-led PDP-BJP coalition government, replacing Nirmal Singh . (more...)
China will not push India on BRI: Vice Foreign Minister Xuanyou China will not push India on BRI: Vice Foreign Minister Xuanyou
- May 01, 2018

They also agreed that the "development of a sound bilateral relationship (between India and China) which have about 40% of the world population will also be conducive for development in the region", he said. To handle the situations at the border, Modi and Xi have chose to work on making the mechanism strong. Modi and Xi also agreed that as two major countries and emerging economies, India and China, given their vast developmental experiences and national capacities, should join hands to ... (more...)
Afghan security forces see 11pc drop in numbers Afghan security forces see 11pc drop in numbers
- May 01, 2018

According to SIGAR , the strength of the Afghan security forces dropped by about 10 percent over the course of a year - falling to a total size of 296,409 personnel in the army and police forces as of 31 January. He said the USA goal is to strengthen Afghan security forces enough to convince insurgents that they can not win on the battlefield. U.S. Forces-Afghanistan did recently release information related to population, control over land and other areas. (more...)
Donald Trump's Park Ave. Doctor Says Bodyguard Donald Trump's Park Ave. Doctor Says Bodyguard "Raided" Office, Took POTUS Files
- May 01, 2018

Prior to the "raid" and after The Times story ran, Bornstein said Trump's longtime assistant, Rhona Graff, had contacted him and said he could "forget" about being the White House physician. "A person familiar with the matter said there was a letter to Bornstein from then-White House doctor Ronny Jackson , but didn't know if there was a release form attached". (more...)
20 killed as blasts rock Nigerian town 20 killed as blasts rock Nigerian town
- May 01, 2018

Last Thursday, at least four people were killed when suicide bombers and fighters attempted to storm the Borno state capital, Maiduguri, raising fresh questions about security. Daily Trust however reports that a staff of the General Hospital in Mubi who did not want his name mentioned said the hospital had so far received 27 corpses and 64 wounded persons. (more...)
Man displayed dead woman's body in backyard shed, cops say Man displayed dead woman's body in backyard shed, cops say
- May 01, 2018

Both have a history of drug addiction and Snyder, a mother of two, was staying at the suspect's home. Responding officers took the man, identified as Angelo Dante Beckford, 40, into custody as he ran from them near his home. Fernandez confirms the body they found Monday was not Beckford's mother. Police described the area where the body was found as a half-address with storage space. (more...)
Facebook testing out a Facebook testing out a "hate speech" button, inadvertently launches it live
- May 01, 2018

Turns out it was all an accident on Facebook's end. Facebook users are filling their pages with one main question Tuesday-Why is the social media app asking if people's posts contain "hate speech?" The question showed up underneath posts and included a prompt so users could flag the item as potential hate speech. (more...)
Lawsuit targets Trump's oil and gas lease sales Lawsuit targets Trump's oil and gas lease sales
- May 01, 2018

Current listing and critical habitat rules will remain in place. Identify impediments to recovery and possible ways to reach recovery.Establish population targets and include criteria that may result in removing the bird from protection under the Endangered Species Act.Detail all threats to the bird and identify site-specific management actions to minimize threats.Consider the impact of livestock grazing on the grouse and identify management actions to minimize the impacts.Release a draft ... (more...)

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