• January 2018 week three fuel prices - petrol up 4 sen
January 2018 week three fuel prices - petrol up 4 sen

However, in a span of two months, the prices of petrol have once again nearing the Rs 80 per litre mark. On Wednesday, petrol cost Rs 79.27 per litre in Mumbai, 12 paise more than Tuesday. Following this, the Narendra Modi government had cut excise duty on fuel while some states also cut Value-Added Tax to give relief to consumers. The BJP-led go...

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  • Supreme Court terms attack by khap panchayat on couples as 'absolutely illegal'
Supreme Court terms attack by khap panchayat on couples as 'absolutely illegal'

The Supreme Court is hearing a petition moved by an NGO called Shakti Vahini, which has questioned the legal validity of various honour killing orders passed by khap panchayats in Haryana and western UP. The court had also invited khap panchayats to hear their view. The court reminded the government that this is a matter pending since 2010....

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  • Rats wrongly framed for 'Black Death' in Europe
Rats wrongly framed for 'Black Death' in Europe

A new study, however, has suggested it was more likely to be fleas and body lice carried by humans, meaning we might all owe rats a big ol' apology. "While it is commonly assumed that rats and their fleas spread plague during the Second Pandemic, there is little historical and archaeological support for such a claim", the researchers note in thei...

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  • Blood supplies critically low because of winter weather
Blood supplies critically low because of winter weather

Type O negative: The blood type that can be transfused to nearly everyone and is what doctors reach for in trauma situations. All blood types are needed but Hale says the Red Cross needs type O-Negative, B-Negative, and Type AB. "Weather like this hampers us but cannot stop us from fulfilling this need and fulfilling the wishes in these patients", ...

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  • Eagles' Jay Ajayi projected for 67 total yards against Vikings Sunday
Eagles' Jay Ajayi projected for 67 total yards against Vikings Sunday

He could never get Jalen turned. Think about what he did on Saturday night. The 2012 Vikings made the playoffs at 10-6, but they were also winless outside (including a playoff loss at Green Bay). Pederson's coaching style has taught them not to be afraid. Foles played well in relief of Alex Smith in this same scheme. If the Eagles had scored a t...

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  • Smart Entry System Market Comprehensive Analysis 2018 to 2025
Smart Entry System Market Comprehensive Analysis 2018 to 2025

The embedded smart cameras market report also covers the in-depth regional analysis covering the Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa, Latin America, North America, Western Europe, and Eastern Europe. Smart Meters report is an essential tool for active market players across the globe along with new aspirant by enabling them to develop Smart...

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  • Flu Cases on the Rise: RVNA Offers Flu Shots & Practical Tips
Flu Cases on the Rise: RVNA Offers Flu Shots & Practical Tips

More than 450 people have been hospitalized with confirmed cases since late August. "We track other continents such as Australia very closely, and they had a very serious influenza season in their past victor and the vaccine was 10 percent effective for the strain that they had", Commonwealth Health's Dr.

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  • Man ruptures throat while sneezing
Man ruptures throat while sneezing

With flu season in full swing, children and adults should be encouraged to cover their mouth and nose with a tissue when they cough and sneeze and then throw the tissues away in a bin and wash their hands to stop the spread of germs, says Public Health England.

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  • Future of the Global Electric Vehicle Power Electronics Market - Growth, Latest Trend & Forecast 2022
Future of the Global Electric Vehicle Power Electronics Market - Growth, Latest Trend & Forecast 2022

The report deep dives into the dynamics of Global Electric Vehicle Power Electronics providing useful and unique insights. The report exhibit appreciation to all the Electric Vehicle technical experts and marketing specialists for conducting the Asia-Pacific Electric Vehicle survey.

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  • Arron Afflalo And Nemanja Bjelica Throw Down, Get Ejected
Arron Afflalo And Nemanja Bjelica Throw Down, Get Ejected

The league only handed out fines for Draymond Green and Bradley Beal after they got involved in a minor skirmish during the Golden State Warriors' 120-117 win over the Washington Wizards on October 27. Bjelica and Afflalo seemed to get tangled up fighting for positioning and Afflalo shoved the Timberwolves forward out of frustration. If you're ...

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  • Volunteers charged for feeding homeless
Volunteers charged for feeding homeless

Members of the group, Break the Ban, were arrested at Wells Park, organizers said. But the volunteer group sees the ban as a means to keep the homeless out of public spaces. Sunday's event was the second hosted by the group. Pictured is a Facebook page for an event this past November. "It was absolutely necessary to break this law until they we...

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  • TD Asset Management Inc. Decreases Position in US Bancorp (NYSE:USB)
TD Asset Management Inc. Decreases Position in US Bancorp (NYSE:USB)

The stock increased 0.68% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $57.37. About 2.26 million shares traded or 263.82% up from the average. U.S. American Natl Registered Invest Advisor has invested 0.27% in Caterpillar Inc. The institutional investor held 59,654 shares of the consumer durables company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $122,...

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  • TV ads 'make teens crave junk food'
TV ads 'make teens crave junk food'

The new report, which is the biggest ever United Kingdom study to look at a link between TV streaming and diet, is based on a YouGov survey which questioned 3,348 young people in the United Kingdom between the ages of 11 and 19. When teens watched TV without adverts, researchers found no link between screen time and likelihood of eating more junk...

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  • Bangladesh, Myanmar aim to finish Rohingya return in 2 years
Bangladesh, Myanmar aim to finish Rohingya return in 2 years

The army, which is not under the control of the civilian government, launched a sweeping counteroffensive in northern Rakhine in response to Rohingya militant attacks on August 25, triggering an exodus of more than 650,000 Rohingya villagers to Bangladesh.

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  • Delhi: LG finally gives nod to Kejriwal's 'quality healthcare for all' plan
Delhi: LG finally gives nod to Kejriwal's 'quality healthcare for all' plan

Mr Baijal had, on December 29, concurred with the amendments to the Delhi Arogya Kosh (DAK) scheme. Arvind Kejriwal, reacting to it had said that if the income criteria was introduced, it would practically "kill" the scheme. Under the home delivery of 40 government services such as issuance of caste, OBC, ST or domicile certificate, income tax ce...

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  • Two held for assaulting Darjeeling youths during New Year's Eve in Bengaluru
Two held for assaulting Darjeeling youths during New Year's Eve in Bengaluru

Notably, according to police, they made the arrests after watching the video on the social media and that the bikers (who were attacked) did not report the incident to the police. A CCTV footage, captured on New Year's Day, showing a group of drunk men thrashing a boy and openly molesting a girl emerged on January 16, bringing back memories of the ...

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  • Jack White announces Rochester concert as part of summer tour
Jack White announces Rochester concert as part of summer tour

White announced his North American tour dates this morning and Grand Rapids is on the lucky list of cities. Third Man Records Vault members will have access to the very first pre-sale starting at 10 a.m. Boarding House Reach is heralded by the rapidly acclaimed new single, "Connected By Love". " Boarding House Reach " explores a "remarkable ...

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  • Supreme Court to hear case concerning sales tax on items purchased online
Supreme Court to hear case concerning sales tax on items purchased online

The court late last week said it would consider South Dakota's attempt to revive a 2016 state law that requires out-of-state retailers with more than $100,000 in annual sales to South Dakota residents, or more than 200 transactions per year with South Dakota customers, to report and collect sales tax.

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  • Federal Judges Deny Lawmakers Request For Stay In Gerrymandering Case
Federal Judges Deny Lawmakers Request For Stay In Gerrymandering Case

For now we'll have to settle for the satisfaction of lower court judges telling it like it is: "Partisan gerrymandering runs contrary to numerous fundamental democratic principles and individual rights enshrined in the Constitution". "So, it is a real problem". This dismissal may seem surprising, given that the Court has chosen to hear other gerrym...

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  • We were unlucky against Rwanda, Nigeria Coach
We were unlucky against Rwanda, Nigeria Coach

The home-based Eagles were the better side, dominating possession in both halves but failed to do the most important thing - goal scoring. Despite a slow start, the Super Eagles pushed forward and hit the crossbar through Adelemi Faleye in the 10th minute with a header.

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  • Facebook is Making a Big Change to Your News Feed
Facebook is Making a Big Change to Your News Feed

Shortly after the change, viral news site Upworthy, best known for its "You won't believe what happened next" headlines that spread like wildfire on Facebook , saw its traffic plummet from 90 million in November to 48 million the following January - a drop of 46 percent in two months.

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  • Health agency Flu deaths statewide 50 as of January 6
Health agency Flu deaths statewide 50 as of January 6

After seeing an unusually high number of visits to emergency rooms by pregnant women who have contracted the flu, the department urges pregnant women in particular get their flu shots quickly if they haven't already been vaccinated this year.

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  • This nation is making it unlawful to boil dwell lobsters
This nation is making it unlawful to boil dwell lobsters

Boiling them alive has even been described as "unnecessary torture" by a researcher in Science journal, and lobsters who endure this cruel fate have been known to writhe wildly and scrape at the sides of the pot in a desperate attempt to escape from the scalding-hot water.

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  • Pittsburgh Steelers Choke Like Dogs Versus Unheralded Jaguars
Pittsburgh Steelers Choke Like Dogs Versus Unheralded Jaguars

I'm thrilled for this team". Jacksonville's 45 points tied the most ever allowed by the Steelers in the playoffs. On a third-and-5 late in the fourth quarter, Jaguars quarterback Blake Borltes threw a swing pass to running back T.J.

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  • Afghans' maiden Test at Bangalore in June
Afghans' maiden Test at Bangalore in June

Afghanistan earned their Test status alongside Ireland in June a year ago, becoming the 11th and 12h nations eligible to take part in the traditional form of the game. Afghanistan has been hosting their home games in India and most recently played a series against Ireland in Greater Noida. " Afghanistan and India have been traditional frie...

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