Indian-American Hiker Found Dead In US Days After Going Missing: Report

Indian-American Hiker Found Dead In US Days After Going Missing: Report

Her body was found on Tuesday in the Zion national park’s Virgin River (Representational) New York: A 29-year-old Indian-American female hiker, who got swept away in a flash flood last week at the Zion National Park in the US state of Utah, has been found dead, according to a senior official from the park. Jetal … Read more

Man Arrested At Thai Airport With White Desert Fox, Pythons

Man Arrested At Thai Airport With White Desert Fox, Pythons

All of the animals were found in plastic baskets, hidden underneath snacks.(Representational) Bangkok: An Indian man has been arrested at Thailand’s main airport attempting to smuggle out a menagerie of live creatures including a white desert fox and a raccoon, officials said Wednesday. The Southeast Asian kingdom is a major transit hub for wildlife smugglers … Read more

Indian Expats In New York Set 2 World Records To Mark 75 Years Of Independence

Indian Expats In New York Set 2 World Records To Mark 75 Years Of Independence

Guinness World Record: Over 1,500 volunteers registered for the event. New York: As part of the ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ celebrations in New York, the Federation of Indian Associations (FIA) set two Guinness World Records for the most number of different flags flown simultaneously and the largest ensemble of the musical instrument Damru. The Indian expatriates … Read more

KCR worried at massive support BJP getting in Telangana: JP Nadda | India News

KCR worried at massive support BJP getting in Telangana: JP Nadda | India News

NEW DELHI: BJP president JP Nadda on Tuesday slammed the TRS government in Telangana for detaining Bandi Sanjay Kumar, the party’s chief in the state, and said this shows that chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao is worried at the massive support his organisation is receiving there. “I strongly condemn the illegal arrest of our Telangana … Read more

Will not resign, no-confidence motion based on false charges: Bihar Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha | India News

Will not resign, no-confidence motion based on false charges: Bihar Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha | India News

NEW DELHI: Bihar Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha on Tuesday said he will not resign from his post as the no-confidence motion moved against him by 55 MLAs of the ruling grand alliance is based on “false charges”. Usually, the incumbent speaker quits when there is change of government midterm. Though nearly two weeks have … Read more

India successfully test-fires VL-SRSAM | India News

India successfully test-fires VL-SRSAM | India News

BALASORE (ODISHA): India on Tuesday successfully test-fired Vertical Launch Short Range Surface-to-Air Missile (VL-SRSAM) from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur off the Odisha coast here, officials said. The VL-SRSAM was flight-tested by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and the Indian Navy. The flight test was carried out from an Indian naval ship … Read more

Government not taking decisions in time: Union minister Nitin Gadkari | India News

Government not taking decisions in time: Union minister Nitin Gadkari | India News

NEW DELHI: Union minister Nitin Gadkari, who was last week dropped from the BJP’s top decision-making body, fired a salvo at the Centre stating that the “government is not taking decisions in time”. Nitin Gadkari: The biggest problem is that the government does not take decisions on time During a recent event in Mumbai, the … Read more

Nitish Kumar was uncomfortable with BJP’s stance on sleeper cells: Giriraj Singh | India News

Nitish Kumar was uncomfortable with BJP's stance on sleeper cells: Giriraj Singh | India News

PATNA: Union minister Giriraj Singh Tuesday blamed the volte-face of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on his (Kumar’s) “discomfort” over BJP flagging “sleeper cells” active in the state and opposing imposition of ‘Sharia’ in some pockets. Singh, who represents Begusarai in the Lok Sabha, was talking to reporters in Siwan district on the sidelines of … Read more

Australia will launch inquiry aimed at preventing Prime Ministers gaining secret powers: Anthony Albanese

Australia will launch inquiry aimed at preventing Prime Ministers gaining secret powers: Anthony Albanese

Anthony Albanese’s predecessor Scott Morrison secretly appointed himself to five ministerial roles between March 2020 and May 2021, usually without the knowledge of the original Minister. Anthony Albanese’s predecessor Scott Morrison secretly appointed himself to five ministerial roles between March 2020 and May 2021, usually without the knowledge of the original Minister. The Australian government … Read more

Explained | What is the West Nile virus, causing the latest health scare in New York City?

Explained | What is the West Nile virus, causing the latest health scare in New York City?

The story so far: The West Nile virus, which causes potentially dangerous diseases of the central nervous system in human beings, has been found in two people in New York City and detected in a record number of mosquitoes across all five boroughs, the city’s health department announced on August 16. The news comes at … Read more