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To come back in power, BJP has to build Ram Mandir: Hindu priest threatens to withdraw support

06 Jun,2018 Politics

NEW DELHI: There seems to be no end to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)’s troubles. On one hand, the Opposition is gaining footage with every passing poll, on the other hand, some of the party’s supporting organisations are pressing on the issue of Ram Mandir.

“If they (BJP) want to come in power again (in 2019) then they have to build the Ram Temple, else we will start a movement and make sure they are defeated,” Mahant Paramhans Das, a priest in Uttar Pradesh’s Chawani Temple told ANI.

Das’ was reacting to Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi statement.

Naqvi had earlier claimed that development will be the only issue for BJP in 2019 elections, further adding that Hindutva and Ram Mandir are not the primary issues for the saffron party.

“Today our government has made development as the mood of the nation. We have made development, a people’s movement. Prime Minister Modi has become ‘Vikas Nayak’ for the people of the country,” the minister said.

Naqvi further added that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been the “biggest victim of political intolerance” and from Gujarat to Delhi “political conspiracies” were hatched against him by “frustrated forces” who have been defeated by the people of the country.

The Hindu Yuva Vahini, a youth wing formed by UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, also reportedly threatened to cut off contact with BJP if building the Ram Mandir ceases to be one of the primary issues.

They added that the recent defeat in by-elections is due to the party’s slow move over the construction of Ram Mandir.

Clean India: Government launches sanitary pads at only Rs 2.50

06 Jun,2018 Business

Bringing yet another innovation in spreading cleanliness and hygiene, the government introduced sanitary pads that will be sold at Rs 2.50 on Monday, June 4. This is pad is also environment-friendly. Under the Pradhan Mantri Bharatiya Janaushadhi project, the pad will be sold all over the country.

Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Mansukh L Mandavia told reporters in New Delhi that these sanitary pads, called Oxo-biodegradable facility, will be available at 3,600 Drug Centers across the country. This center is spread across 33 States and Union Territories.

The minister said that the price of these pads has been kept low for better reach and usage. In the market where the available pads are generally priced at Rs 8 per unit, the cost of the four unit packs is Rs 10.

The minister also added that the pad will help women of poor classes to maintain their basic needs related to cleanliness. He also said that competition from the new cheap pad market will increase and other companies can also reduce their prices.

Bepannah 5 June 2018 Full Episode Written Update: Rajvir Finds Out About Zoya and Aditya’s Whereabouts

06 Jun,2018 Entertainment

In yesterday’s episode of Bepannah, Aditya starts to feel very thirsty while being in the jungle. Zoya finds a pond and helps Aditya drink water. On the other side, the bankers reach Zosh Company and order to seal it. The employees plead for being given some more time but the bankers are reluctant in accepting their requests and further seal the company.
Aditya finds a phone booth and makes a call to Arjun. A police officer happens to stand beside Arjun while he attends the call thinking that it is Aditya who had called. Aditya also, very smartly, talks in Sheikh’s tone, tells his location in code language and easily fools the police officer while Arjun knows that it is Aditya on the line. Arjun cracks the code and comes to know that Aditya was in Badlapur. Rajvir tracks Aditya’s and Arjun’s phone call and is also able to know Aditya’s location. Aditya and Zoya find a tea stall and buy something to eat. Arjun is trying to get out of his house in order to reach Zoya and Aditya but the police don’t allow him to leave.
Zoya and Aditya see a car coming their way. Zoya assumes that it was Arjun’s car but Aditya tells him that it wasn’t Arjun and they both realise it is Rajvir. Zoya and Aditya again start running away and enter the jungle. While trying to find a place to hide Zoya’s foot gets stuck in a trap that is usually placed for animal hunting. Aditya helps Zoya to get out of it and further carries Zoya in his arms and continues to run.
Zoya and Aditya reach a place which looked busy as people could be seen around. They find a house where they could see no one and so they decide to go there to hide. Rajvir reaches the same place and orders the police to look everywhere for Aditya and Zoya.


How companies like Toys R Us get approval to pay executive bonuses during bankruptcy

11 Apr,2018 Business Read more

Toys R Us filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last year, with more than $5 billion of debt on its books and plans to reorganize. Two months later, the retailer did something that might seem a little strange. It asked a judge for permission to pay its executives $32 million in bonuses. “It did kind of make me […]

Travel chaos: Lufthansa to cancel 800 flights today

10 Apr,2018 Business Read more

FRANKFURT AM MAIN: German airline giant Lufthansa said it will cancel “more than 800” flights on Tuesday as public-sector workers walk out on strike for more pay, hobbling major airports like Frankfurt. “Lufthansa must cancel more than 800 of its planned 1,600 flights tomorrow, including 58 long-distance services, because of the strike,” the group said in a […]

Why nuclear fusion is gaining steam – again

09 Apr,2018 Business Read more

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Scott L. Montgomery, University of Washington (THE CONVERSATION) Back when I studied geology in grad school, the long-term future of energy had a single name: nuclear fusion. It was the 1970s. The physicists I studied with predicted that tapping […]

DevOps Platform Market: Industry Trends and Growth Rate, Product & Application Segmentation, Key Companies and Regional Analysis By 2022

08 Apr,2018 Business Read more

DevOps Platform Market report provides complete evaluation for those who are looking for Business expand in various regions, manufacturers, New entrants in the industry, Professional organisation/solutions providers, Government bodies, financial speculators and private value firms. Reports presents an in-depth assessment of the DevOps Platform including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulatory landscape, opportunities, […]


07 Apr,2018 Business Read more

Leading fitness business coaching company, NPE, has announced the recent opening of a new office in Los Angeles, USA with the remainder of the company now operating fully virtual with existing hubs in the UK and Australia. NPE identified an exciting growth opportunity and desire to be in the heart of the fitness industry, surrounded […]

Incyte and Merck Provide Update on Phase 3 Study of Epacadostat in Combination with KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Patients with Unresectable or Metastatic Melanoma

06 Apr,2018 Business Read more

WILMINGTON, Del. & KENILWORTH, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Incyte Corporation (Nasdaq:INCY) and Merck (NYSE:MRK), known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced that an external Data Monitoring Committee (eDMC) review of the pivotal Phase 3 ECHO-301/KEYNOTE-252 study results evaluating Incyte’s epacadostat in combination with Merck’s KEYTRUDA® in patients with unresectable or metastatic melanoma determined that the […]

Bahrain says new discovery contains an estimated 80 billion barrels of tight oil

05 Apr,2018 Business Read more

MANAMA: A new discovery off the coast of Bahrain is estimated to contain at least 80 billion barrels of tight oil, the kingdom’s biggest ever find, Bahrain’s oil minister said. Bahrain said on Sunday it had discovered extensive tight oil and deep gas resources off the west coast of the kingdom. Independent appraisals by U.S.-based […]

iShares Lehman Intermdte Credit Bnd(ETF) (CIU) Shares Sold by D. Scott Neal Inc.

05 Apr,2018 Business Read more

D. Scott Neal Inc. trimmed its stake in iShares Lehman Intermdte Credit Bnd(ETF) (NASDAQ:CIU) by 2.6% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 149,205 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,917 shares during the period. iShares Lehman Intermdte […]

Kim in Beijing: Why Xi’s still the one he needs to see

28 Mar,2018 Business Read more

Early on Wednesday morning local time, Chinese state media confirmed that the mystery visitor from across the Yalu River – carried on board an armoured train and received with much pomp and circumstance in Beijing – was none other than North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, writes Ankit Panda. The trip marks Kim’s first known trip […]

Fired Vancouver waiter case: Are the French really rude?

28 Mar,2018 Business Read more

A waiter in Canada has claimed he was discriminated against after being fired for “rude” behaviour. After all, he said, he was just being, well, French. Bien, it’s true that the French have a reputation for being a bit offhand. But are they really? Take meeting a new person. In many cultures, greeting someone you […]