Day: June 19, 2018

Irfan Khan’s heartbreaking note on his battle with cancer

Earlier this year Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan revealed that he is going through near-fatal neuroendocrine cancer. He is currently receiving treatment in London. He has shared the pain and difficulties that he is going through with a note. Titled A Note From London he spoke about how he was a part of a “trial-and-error game”. […]

Puan dies at 62; World’s oldest Sumatran orangutan is no more

The world’s oldest Sumatran orangutan, which had 11 children and 54 descendants spread across the globe, has died aged 62, Australian zoo officials said on Tuesday. Puan — Indonesian for “lady” — died on Monday at Perth Zoo, where she had lived since being gifted by Malaysia in 1968. “She did so much for the […]

LDF Govt to open 70 day care centres for elderly people

Seventy new state-of-the-art day-care centres for senior citizens will be opened in Kerala, Social Justice Minister K.K. Shailaja in reply to a question by opposition legislator Roshy Augustine, said the first of the centres has been opened. “The rest of the day-care centres for those above 60 years will be opened this year itself. We […]

Shikhar Dhawan reaches career-best Rank in test cricket

It seems good time for Indian test cricket. After the test match between India and Afghanistan few Indian players have moved up in ICC test ranking. Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan moved up 10 places to achieve a career-best 24. Murali Vijay and Ravindra Jadeja also moved up. Dhawan’s knock of 107 in the historic Bengaluru […]

Jeep Compass Jeep Compass Bedrock Limited Edition Launched

FCA India, which manufactures the Jeep Compass in its Ranjangaon facility near Pune, has announced the Jeep Compass ‘Bedrock’ variant which is a limited edition model made to commemorate its 25,000 sales milestone. This comes within a year of the Jeep Compass SUV’s launch in the Indian market. The Bedrock limited edition of the Jeep […]

BJP-PDP Govt ends, BJP withdraw from J&K Alliance

The BJP decided to pull out of the PDP-led coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. The decision comes within days of the Centre deciding not to extend the Ramzan ceasefire in the Valley. “It has become untenable for the BJP to continue the alliance with PDP,” BJP’s Jammu and Kashmir in-charge Ram Madhav […]