Woman with 80% hearing loss shines in UPSC
Twenty-six-year-old Vaishali Sharma, an MBBS from Aligarh Muslim University, cannot hear much. But she has trained herself to read your lips. Her 80% hearing impairment though has not been able to stop her shining march to success. With 824 marks (out of 2,025) she was the second rank holder in the physical disability category.
June 7, 2017 at 01:41AM
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WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans and Democrats tossed aside the diplomacy usually reserved for a NATO ally and unanimously approved a measure Tuesday that underscored their fury over attacks by the Turkish president’s bodyguards against peaceful protesters.
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DGCA goes to police against 34 ‘abusive’ pilots
DGCA filed a police complaint against 34 pilots of four airlines — Jet, IndiGo, Spice-Jet and GoAir — who are participants in a WhatsApp group for “making obscene remarks” against a senior regulatory official.
June 7, 2017 at 08:01AM
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Cross-LoC almond trade used to fuel Valley unrest?
Top sources told TOI that individuals, including separatists and hawala dealers, questioned during the last two weeks revealed that several traders registered to import and export 21 listed items through trade facilitation centres underinvoiced imported California almonds among other goods.
June 7, 2017 at 07:48AM
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn turned over about 600 pages of documents Tuesday to the Senate intelligence committee as part of its investigation into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election, according to a congressional aide.
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Army chief damaging force’s image: CPM
June 7, 2017 at 07:37AM
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Flights to and from Doha get up to an hour longer
While the UAE has banned Qatar-registered planes from its airspace, Indian carriers flying to and from Doha also need prior permission from the UAE to go via its airspace. Jet Airways said its flying time increased by 50 minutes for flights between Doha and Thiruvananthapuram, and 10 minutes for flights to and from Delhi.
June 7, 2017 at 07:24AM
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Rahul likely to take over as Cong chief in October
For the Gandhi clan, it would be the fifth member to hold the reins of Congress. the October elevation would provide a testing time in view of a string of end-year assembly polls.
June 7, 2017 at 07:05AM
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and its allies are scrambling for ways to offset potential damage from fired FBI Director James Comey’s highly anticipated congressional testimony, an appearance that could expose new details about his discussions with President Donald Trump about the federal
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