india

Youth arrested for molesting minor in Kerala’s Kasaragod

A 23-year-old man was arrested for allegedly molesting a minor girl at Nileswaram. According to the police, Harinathan, a lorry driver, was arrested under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. The case was registered on the basis of a complaint filed by the victim from Pullur Periya panchayat, who alleged that she […]

celebrity

Growing Up Muslim on Staten Island in the Wake of 9/11

For the 20th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, Rolling Stone spoke with artists and entertainers who identify as Muslim or of Middle Eastern descent about how the aftermath of that day shaped their lives and careers in America. Americans born to an Egyptian father and Italian mother, sisters Omina and Leila Hegazy, who together […]

india

Rly. union condemns national monetisation plan

‘Move is aimed at handing over the assets of many sectors to private parties’ A section of employees of the Golden Rock Railway Workshop owing allegiance to Southern Railway Mazdoor Union (SRMU) staged a demonstration here on Wednesday condemning the ₹6 lakh crore National Monetisation Pipeline for infrastructure assets announced by the Centre last month. […]

india

Sensex rally resumes on recovery hopes, MF, retail buying

Markets regained momentum after a minor pause in Wednesday’s session and closed higher as on sustained buying by retail investors, mutual funds and institutions. After hitting 57,000 earlier this week, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday inched closer to 58,000 as the market betted on faster economic recovery and control of Covid pandemic. The Sensex rose […]

sport

World Table Tennis Contender | Manika puts it across Sabine Winter

Archana Kamath and Sreeja script upset wins India’s Manika Batra, seeded sixth, scripted a commanding victory over Sabine Winter of Germany to march into the round of 16 in the women’s singles first round of the World Table Tennis Contender Budapest here on Tuesday. Joining Batra in the pre-quarterfinals were Archana Kamath and qualifier Sreeja […]