Winnie Mandela International News 

Winnie Mandela, tainted anti-apartheid figurehead, dies at 81

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the wife of Nelson Mandela, died on Monday at the age of 81.   SOWETO: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who emerged as a combative anti-apartheid campaigner during her husband Nelson Mandela`s decades in jail but whose reputation was later tarnished by allegations of violence, died on Monday at the age of 81. Madikizela-Mandela died peacefully surrounded by her family following a long illness that kept her in and out of the hospital since the start of the year, family spokesman Victor Dlamini said in a statement. “Winnie Mandela leaves a huge…

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Kate Middleton International News 

Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton gives birth to baby boy

Kate Middleton, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a baby boy on Monday in St. Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London.   New Delhi: Kate Middleton, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a baby boy on Monday in St. Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London. Earlier this morning, Kate was rushed to the hospital in the early stages of labour. The royal baby will be fifth-in-line to the British throne behind siblings Prince George, 4, and his two-year-old sister Princess Charlotte, William, and grandfather and heir Prince Charles. William`s younger…

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Asaram National News 

Asaram jailed for life for raping minor, cries after sentencing

Self-styled godman Asaram has been convicted of raping a teenage girl at his ashram in 2013. A teenage girl from Shahajahanpur in Uttar Pradesh, who was studying at the godman’s ashram at Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh, had leveled charges of rape against Asaram.   JODHPUR: Self-styled godman Asaram has been convicted of raping a teenage girl at his ashram in 2013. A teenage girl from Shahajahanpur in Uttar Pradesh, who was studying at the godman’s ashram at Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh, had leveled charges of rape against Asaram.The self-styled godman had, however,…

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Human Liver Life Style 

World Liver Day 2018: Eat these foods to keep your liver healthy

Every year on April 19, World Liver Day is observed across the globe to spread awareness about the liver-related disease.     New Delhi: Every year on April 19, World Liver Day is observed across the globe to spread awareness about the liver-related disease. As per World Health Organisation, liver diseases is the tenth most common cause of death in India. The liver is a vital organ and a key player in our body’s digestive system. The organ performs many vital functions like eliminating waste and removing harmful toxins from the…

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jumanji-2 Movies 

‘Jumanji’ sequel to release in 2019

The story was back on the big screen in 2017 with a modern twist.    Las Vegas: Sony Motion Pictures chairman Tom Rothman says 2017 film “Jumanji” will be getting a sequel, which will release in December in 2019. Rothman shared the update at Sony`s CinemaCon presentation here. He also acknowledged that the release date would pit it against “Star Wars: Episode IX”, which is set to premiere around the same time, reports variety.com. The world of Chris Van Allsburg`s book “Jumanji”, narrating the story of a young Alan Parrish…

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Salman_bin_Abdull International News 

Saudi king Salman to launch ‘entertainment city’ near Riyadh

The 334-square kilometer project in Qiddiya, southwest of Riyadh, would rival Walt Disney and include high-end theme parks, motorsport facilities, and a safari park, officials say.   RIYADH: Saudi King Salman will launch the construction of an “entertainment city” near Riyadh on Wednesday, authorities said, part of a series of multi-billion dollar projects as the kingdom seeks to diversify its oil-reliant economy. The 334-square kilometer project in Qiddiya, southwest of Riyadh, would rival Walt Disney and include high-end theme parks, motorsport facilities, and a safari park, officials say. The facility highlights a “relentless effort to…

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Renuka-Chowdhury National News 

Not just film industry, Parliament also not immune to casting couch: Says Renuka Chowdhury

Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan said on Tuesday that the film industry at least provided jobs and did not abandon women after raping them. New Delhi: Congress leader Renuka Chowdhary on Tuesday said that even Parliament was not immune to ‘casting couch’ and urged that India should stand up and also say #MeToo. “It is not just in the film industry. It happens everywhere and it is the bitter truth. Don’t imagine that Parliament is immune or other workplaces are immune to it. It is time that India stood up and said #MeToo,” she told ANI. She was responding to Bollywood choreographer Saroj Khan‘s…

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Asharam National News 

Asaram rape case: Heavy security in Jodhpur city and jail ahead of Wednesday verdict

A day ahead of the court verdict in alleged rape case against self-styled godman Asaram, a heavy layer of security was thrown across the state with Section 144 being imposed at several places.    Jodhpur: A day ahead of the court verdict in alleged rape case against self-styled godman Asaram, a heavy layer of security was thrown across the state with Section 144 being imposed at several places. As per the directions of the Rajasthan High Court, the trial court will deliver its verdict in the case in Jodhpur Central…

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AFSPA National News 

AFSPA completely removed from Meghalaya, restricted in Arunachal Pradesh

AFSPA was totally withdrawn from all areas of Meghalaya from April 1. In Arunachal, it is down from 16 police stations to eight, the MHA said.   NEW DELHI: The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA), which gives special powers to armed forces in the disturbed regions, has been completely removed from Meghalaya and restricted in Arunachal Pradesh. ”Union Home Ministry has removed Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) from Meghalaya and reduced it to eight police stations in Arunachal Pradesh, a senior Home Ministry official said on Monday. “AFSPA was totally withdrawn from…

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Venkaiah Naidu National News 

Venkaiah Naidu rejects Oppositions’ ‘impeachment’ notice against CJI

Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu rejects Oppositions’ ‘impeachment’ notice against CJI   Vice President Mr. Venkaiah Naidu NEW DELHI: In a major development, Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu rejected Congress-led Oppositions’ notice to impeach Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra on Monday morning. The Rajya Sabha Chairman held extensive consultations with top legal and constitutional experts before taking the decision. “I have applied my mind to all five charges made out in Impeachment Motion and examined all annexed documents. All facts as stated in motion don’t make out a case which can lead any reasonable mind to…

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