Kochi: The Kerala High Court Thursday ruled that the State Election Commission can decide on conducting elections to the local bodies. Rejecting the Kerala government’s plea to extend the dates for conducting the polls, the bench, comprising Chief Justice Ashok Bhushan and Justice A M Shafique, said it is the...
Rajahmundry: A second sketch of the psychopath, who triggered panic by allegedly attacking 11 women with an injection, has been released by police in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district. Narsapuram Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Sowmaya Latha today said a meeting with the victims was held yesterday. "...
Ankara: An image of a drowned toddler washed up on the beach in one of Turkey’s prime tourist resorts swept across social media on Wednesday, after at least 12 presumed Syrian refugees died trying to reach the Greek island of Kos. The picture showed a little boy wearing a bright red t-shirt and shorts lying face-down in...
Washington: In a major victory for US President Barack Obama, Democratic Senator Barbara Mikulski of Maryland announced support for the Iran nuclear deal on Wednesday, providing the White House the votes it needs to prevent Republicans from scuttling the agreement. The announcement means that at least 34 senators -- the...
Hyderabad: In a shocking incident, a Class 10 student died on Wednesday of brain injury after a clash with a classmate at a private school here, police said. Amir Siddiqui, a student of St. Joseph's Public School, died at a private hospital. The incident occurred in the school during lunch hour on Tuesday but it came...
Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader V.S Achuthanandan Thursday said the High Court verdict on the local body election was a setback for the UDF...
On May 20, 2015, a boat appeared far-out in the sea on the Indonesian coast, Aceh.  It bobbed up and down on the waves, spewing wisps of smoke.  People, waiting for the day’s catch, strained their eyes to see fish--- but the boat was...
It’s a riot of colours seeping into a pit—yes, quite a sight. The most breathtaking site is neither a painting nor flower.  Welcome to Upper Geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, US--- to take in the glory of colours...
“Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures,” said Henry Ward Beecher, American social reformer.  That is how art is born. Artists give vent to their minds or more clearly, thoughts and...
Eating more papaya could cause YUJNYUIUINMNH to your liver! Nooooooooooooooooooooooo don’t eat peanuts anymore, said Mrs Sandal Soap to her stupefied husband of a year and half.  Mr Soap, caught between the act of munching and piercing...
I guess this happens with any married couple. After some of years of marriage, both get to become too familiar and eventually end up fighting over even trivial things. Sometimes issues snowball but get sorted out on their own. Else after bitter...