NEWS OF THE DAYFormer Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh is immune from claims that he supported the 1984 Sikhs riots during his decade leading the country, a federal judge has ruled. But US District Judge James Boasberg in the District of Columbia said on Tuesday, Singh, who resigned in May, did not have “head-of-state immunity” from claims arising from his time as finance minister.
The painful memories of the 21 August grenade attack still haunt the victims even after 10 years of the barbaric incident. The injured people have been stuck in the bitter memories of the terrible attack which was carried on an Awami League rally on Bangabandhu Avenue this day in 2004 with a view to destroying the party leadership. Talking to daily sun, many of the injured said that no one can forget their pain as they are till now bearing splinters in their bodies. They said the bitter memories of the deadly attack haunt them whenever think... more ›
NEW DELHI: At least three persons have reportedly been killed and six others injured in fresh police firing on Wednesday in Assam’s Golaghat town. Curfew has been imposed in Golaghat and Rongajan, police said. One person was killed and 18 others, including three women, were injured when police lathi-charged protesters and opened fire in the Rongajan on Tuesday. According to latest report, Indian home minister Rajnath Singh has called chief ministers of Assam and Nagaland asking them to defuse tension along the borders of the two states. Rajnath told both the CMs to come up with a joint statement on Thursday. Earlier in the day, addressing a press conference in Guwahati, Assam... more ›
Every day, we come across people discussing the health benefits of colourful vegetables and fruits, but not all are backed by strong research. Green tea, raspberries and coconut milk are some of the time-tested and research-proven food items that can be trusted. Here’s a list of nutrient-rich food items that are beneficial to the body Coconut milk: The healthy saturated fat in coconut comes from medium-chain triglycerides, a fatty acid your body prefers to burn rather than store. Raspberries: Blueberries hog the spotlight, but raspberries are actually higher in fibre. One cup provides a whopping 8... more ›
Former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh is immune from claims that he supported the 1984 Sikhs riots during his decade leading the country, a federal judge has ruled. But US District Judge James Boasberg in the District of Columbia said on Tuesday, Singh, who resigned in May, did not have “head-of-state immunity” from claims arising from his time as finance minister.... more ›
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