Provide doorstep banking to those above 70 by December 31: RBI

New Delhi, November 10 (PTI): Senior citizens of more than 70 years of age and the differently-abled can look forward to availing of basic banking services, right from the comfort of their home.   The RBI asked banks to provide doorstep banking facilities to senior citizens of more than 70 years of age and differently-abled […]

Nagaland Finance Deptt notifies

Kohima, November 10 (DIPR): The Finance Department has, in a notification vide F.NO.FIN/REV-3/GST/1/08 (Pt-1)/61 dated 2nd November, 2017 stated that in exercise of the powers conferred by clause (g) of sub-rule (2) of rule 89 of the Nagaland Goods and Services Tax Rules, 2017, read with notification F.NO.FIN/REV- 3/GST/1/08 (Pt-l)/52 dated 26th October, 2017, the […]

iPhone X screen unresponsive in cold weather, Apple promises fix

San Francisco, November 10 (IANS): After admitting that the iPhone X can temporarily lose touch functionality in cold weather conditions, Apple is reportedly planning a software update to fix the issue.   “It appears the ‘coldgate’ problem with iPhone X was happening at temperatures close to zero degrees but still within the recommended temperature range,” […]

Trump brings tough trade message in vision for Asia

Trump brings tough trade message in vision for Asia

U.S. President Donald Trump appears on a large video screen as he delivers remarks at the APEC CEO Summit in Danang, Vietnam on November 10. (REUTERS Photo)   DANANG, November 10 (Reuters): U.S. President Donald Trump set out a strong message on trade at a meeting of Asia-Pacific countries in Vietnam on Friday, saying the […]

Revenge porn: Trained person to review nude images: FB

San Francisco, November 10 (IANS): Facebook has stressed that its experiment to fight revenge porn that requires users to provide their intimate images proactively to the social network where a “specially trained” professional reviews and hashes the image is voluntary.   “To be clear, people can already report if their intimate images have been shared […]

Pastor: Texas church that was attacked will be demolished

Pastor: Texas church that was attacked will be demolished

Crosses showing shooting victims names stand near the First Baptist Church on November 9, in Sutherland Springs, Texas. A man opened fire inside the church in the small South Texas community on Sunday, killing more than two dozen and injuring others. (AP Photo)   SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, November 10 (AP): The Texas church where more than […]

UK to exit EU on Mar 29, 2019 at 11pm: PM May

UK to exit EU on Mar 29, 2019 at 11pm: PM May

LONDON, NOVEMBER 10 (PTI): The UK will leave the European Union on March 29, 2019 at 11 pm (local time), British Prime Minster Theresa May announced on Friday as she set out plans to enshrine in law the exact date and time for Britain’s exit from the economic bloc.   The prime minster said the […]

Antioxidant-rich foods may lower type 2 diabetes risk

London, November 10 (IANS): People who consume food rich in antioxidants may observe a decrease in type 2 diabetes, reveals a new study.   The study confirmed that fruits, vegetables, dark chocolates, walnuts, prunes, blueberries, strawberries or hazelnuts and other hot beverages like coffee and tea suffice to the high antioxidants level required for the […]

Air pollution may weaken your bones, says study

New York, November 10 (IANS): Besides respiratory infections, regular exposure to air pollution, especially the sooty black material emitted from gas and diesel engines, may also increase the risk of bone fractures, finds a study. The study is significant as Delhi and National Capital Region continue to witness bad air quality for several days in […]

A Little Adventure: Set out hiking this winter

Explore these trails with friends and family Kalyani Prasher Dhotrey to Tonglu, Darjeeling, West Bengal Darjeeling doesn’t lack for hiking and trekking options, nestled as it is in the Eastern Himalayas, but to pick an easy one here is not that simple! Apart from the amusing names, the hike from Dhotrey to Tonglu offers fantastic […]

Preserving local culture through a unique museum

Somrita Ghosh IANS One of the most sought-after destinations for tourists visiting Uttarakhand, Nainital has remained an abode of eternal charm, but very few are aware of the Lok Sanskriti Sangrahalaya, a private museum in Bhimtal that houses several rare art objects. Its owner, now in his late 70s, continues to strive day and night […]

Four Pronged Strategy to battle Cyber Crime

The world is today facing a grave threat from the ever increasing threats posed by cyber crime. Cyber crime today is posing a challenge to the security agencies as well as the entire community – children, students, youth, elderly & professionals alike. Technological nature of the crime coupled with higher intellect of the criminal elements […]

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