‘I need peace’: 7-year-old Syrian girl’s heartbreaking tweets from Aleppo

A seven-year-old Syrian girl from Aleppo is posting to her Twitter account to show the world she and her mother are surviving amid airstrikes in the city.  “I am sad. It’s so bad,” she tells her audience in English in a clip posted on Twitter. She is later seen holding a banner reading: “Stand with Aleppo.…

Govt likely to levy 60% tax on unaccounted bank deposits

The Union Cabinet on Thursday is learnt to have cleared significant amendments in the Income-Tax Act fixing the quantum of levy of high penalty on “unaccounted” funds deposited in banks after implementation of demonetisation on November 8. Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a meeting of the Cabinet on Thursday…

Two UP cops suspended for caning farmers outside bank

 In Fatehpur district  Uttarpradesh,policemen beat up and lathicharged farmers who were lined up outside a bank.  The government suspended two police officers after this incident.  It was instructed by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav .  The video of this incident was circulated on social media.  People who were…

University of Delhi Faculty Recruitment 2016

University of Delhi has released an official notification inviting all the interested, eligible candidates for admission to 123 Assistant Professor, Guest Faculty vacancies on adhoc basis. All the eligible candidates are requested to apply through prescribed format latest by November 30. Vacancy details: Total posts:…

ISL 2016: Mumbai City make semis for first time

Mumbai City FC became the first team to qualify for the semi-finals of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL) after a thoroughly deserving 2-0 win over Chennaiyin FC at the Mumbai Football Arena here on Wednesday. Mumbai City FC are on top with 22 points from 13 matches and even if they lose their concluding clash against…

US warns travel alert for Europe as threat of holiday attacks rises

American State Department officials have warned US travelers to be vigilant when travelling to Europe – and to be particularly careful when going to Christmas events. The State Department issued an alert to US citizens, advising them to “exercise caution” during holiday festivals, events and outdoor…

Second earthquake in three days hits Fukushima, no tsunami warning

Japan has been struck by a 6.1-magnitude earthquake in same region a 7.4 magnitude quake rattle the country just three days ago. The Japan Meteorological Agency says a magnitude-6.1 earthquake struck Thursday morning off the shore of southern Fukushima prefecture. It said that there may be slight changes in sea levels,…

Donald Trump picks up Indian-American Nikki Haley as UN ambassador

US President-elect Donald Trump is picking South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley to become his U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, 44, was elected South Carolina’s governor in 2010 and re-elected comfortably two years ago. The daughter of Indian immigrants, she was the first non-white nominee to Mr…

NGT seeks rules for green audit of Delhi govt buildings to tackle pollution

The National Green Tribunal on Wednesday ordered an environment audit of all the government buildings, including offices and hospitals, in Delhi to control pollution so that public health is not adversely affected. The NGT bench said, “When the air pollution levels are so high, why shouldn’t all government…

NCSM Recruitment – 2016 for Assistant Post

Notification has been issued by National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) in which they have invited applications among Indian Citizens to fill up 10 (Ten) Posts of Assistant in the field of Administration, Establishment, Finance, Accounts, Stores & Purchase. who are Interested & eligible for this post are…