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Vivo Z1 Lite With Snapdragon 626 SoC, Dual Camera Setup Launched: Price, Specifications

Vivo Z1 Lite Expanding its portfolio, Vivo has launched the Vivo Z1 Lite smartphone in China. The device was up for pre-order for a while on the company’s online store, and now it has gone on sale. The Vivo Z1 Lite, as the name suggests, is a slightly pared down version of the Vivo Z1 smartphone launched earlier this...

Stan Lee, Marvel Comics’ Real-Life Superhero, Dies at 95

The feisty writer, editor, and publisher were responsible for such iconic characters as Spider-Man, the X-Men, Thor, Iron Man, Black Panther and the Fantastic Four — ‘Nuff said Stan Lee, the legendary writer, editor, and publisher of Marvel Comics whose fantabulous but flawed creations made him a real-life superhero to comic book lovers everywhere has died. He was 95....

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Anushka hopes to save tigers Actress Anushka Sharma has joined hands with Discovery channel to promote a global awareness movement to save tigers from extinction. She will soon be promoting Project C.A.T: Conserving Acres for Tigers, aimed at raising awareness on tiger habitats. Says she, “Tigers, the glorious wild cats, are in real danger of getting extinct and they need...

Wary Kushwaha flexes muscles, meets Sharad

Kushwaha described the meeting as a courtesy call Sharing a hostile political relationship with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, BJP ally Rashtriya Lok Samata Party’s (RLSP) president Upendra Kushwaha on Monday met Opposition leader Sharad Yadav, a friend-turned-foe of Nitish Kumar, with a suggestion that he is not altogether averse to switching camps. Kushwaha met Sharad at the latter’s...

Voters defy Naxals in their bastion

Voters defy Naxals in their bastion Voters defy Naxals in their bastion Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit 18 Assembly seats witnessed heavy polling on Monday as voters defied Maoists’ boycott call. It has set the tone for the Assembly elections in five States that have been viewed as a “semi-finals” before the country goes for the Lok Sabha battle in 2019. The...

HC: Improve service conditions of journalists

Evident that journos not getting wages that as per central notification: High Court The High Court of Uttarakhand has directed the State and Union governments to improve the conditions of service of the journalists/reporters/ correspondence as per the Majithia Wage Board recommendations notified by the Central Government on November 11, 2011 and as per the Working Journalists and other...

Congress releases Vision Document

In a relief to Congress, Harish Rawat plunges into ULB campaign The ‘Vision Document’ for the urban local body election released by the Congress on Monday assured a priority to the development of the infrastructural facilities in the urban areas and a focus on planned development of  the cities if elected. The party said in the document that it would...

ULB poll pitch picks up pace in Haridwar

Chief Minister and Harish Rawat lead their party campaigns A few days left for the urban local body polls, the chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat hit the campaign trail in Haridwar on Monday. While addressing a public meeting on the day, he sought to strike a chord with the electorate by flaunting the corruption-free image of his party and...

Cong leaders meet Governor on sexual misconduct issue

Congress leaders demand Sanjay Kumar’s arrest and inquiry by HC judge Stepping up pressure on the state government in the case of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) worker having levelled sexual harassment charge against a former state BJP general secretary (organisation) Sanjay Kumar, a delegation of Congress leaders met the Governor Baby Rani Maurya on Monday and demanded her...

Public holiday declared on Chhath puja

The decision was taken with an eye on local body election? Amending its earlier order, the state government has converted the restricted holiday on Chhath Puja to a public holiday on November 13 in the state. This decision of the state government has elicited questions since Chhatt Puja is commemorated mainly in the plains and not in the mountainous...