2009 IAS Topper From Kashmir Faces Centre’s Wrath For “Rapistan” Tweet,

2009 IAS Topper From Kashmir Faces Centre’s Wrath For “Rapistan” Tweet,

Shah Faesal had drawn a sharp reaction from some people who saw the reference to “Rapistan” as a reference to India and a contrast to Pakistan. NEW DELHI: The central has ordered action against Shah Faesal, the outspoken bureaucrat from Jammu and Kashmir, for his tweets as “Rapistan” that he has described as a “sarcastic tweet […]

Samsung opens world’s largest mobile phone factory in India

Samsung opens world’s largest mobile phone factory in India

Samsung Electronics opened the world’s largest mobile phone manufacturing plant by production capacity in India yesterday, taking the fight to its rivals in the burgeoning smartphone market in the country. The new plant – located in the industrial city of Noida – will help Samsung gradually double its current annual production capacity in India from […]

11 deaths, 11 diaries, 11 years: Burari’s number mystery foxes all

11 deaths, 11 diaries, 11 years: Burari’s number mystery foxes all

Eleven people died in the Burari house after 11 diaries were maintained for 11 years. Eleven plastic pipes were found protruding from a wall and the main gate had 11 rods. The number 11 appears to have a macabre connection to the deaths in a home in Delhi’s Burari that the police suspect was related […]

Temple? Burari wonders what to do with ‘house of death’

Temple? Burari wonders what to do with ‘house of death’

The neighborhood continued to attract curious passersby even on Thursday as they would stop their vehicles to discuss the deaths and take photographs. The Burari house in which 11 members of a family were found dead on Sunday stares at an uncertain future with a few locals suggesting that a temple should replace the building. […]

Follow law or face action: Malaysia to Naik

Follow law or face action: Malaysia to Naik

Malaysian government has issued a strict warning to Islamic preacher Zakir Naik to follow the law of the land or face action days after PM Narendra Modi visited Kuala Lumpur and following protests by local groups against extremist views. The directive from the Malaysian government to Naik was issued after Modi met PM Mahathir Mohammad […]

Letter to BS: Bridge near Andheri collapses due to heavy rainfall

Letter to BS: Bridge near Andheri collapses due to heavy rainfall

This is regarding the sudden collapse of a bridge between East and West Andheri railway station in Mumbai. Last year, we had a footbridge collapse at Lower Parel railway station, resulting in the loss of many lives. It is clear that many bridges at Mumbai’s railway stations are old and dilapidated. We need an immediate […]

Google offers a package of 1 crore to Patna Boy Adarsh Kumar

Google offers a package of 1 crore to  Patna Boy Adarsh Kumar

Once again a student from Bihar has outshined others. Google has offered a package of 1 crore to Adarsh Kumar, a resident of Buddha Colony , Patna. He will be leaving for Germany, the next month, where he will take charge in the Munich-based office. Adarsh was a student of Mechanical Engineering, at IIT Roorkee […]

Delhi University Admissions 2018: Technical glitch in DigiLocker hampers process

Delhi University Admissions 2018: Technical glitch in DigiLocker hampers process

Several students faced difficulties in completing their admission formalities as the Delhi University’s server came under severe pressure and the DigiLocker, a government-owned public cloud storage where certificates and documents were stored, was not integrated with the varsity portal yet. The website was inaccessible for quite some time, forcing the students to flock to colleges […]