Daily Archives: April 4, 2018

One person dies after being struck by lightning in Uttarkashi


One person dies after being struck by lightning in Uttarkashi A person died after being struck by lightning in Gamra Tok, village of Naugaon block of Uttarkashi’s Sarana village. While two cattle were burnt. Here, there is a possibility of rain and hailstorms in Uttarakhand in the next 24 hours. On Tuesday evening in Uttarkashi, the sudden change of weather ...

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Govt is bound to conduct election on time; Kaushik

DAINIK NATION BUREAU A day after the Uttarakhand State Election Commissioner accused the government for non-cooperation and delay and went to court on the matter, the Uttarakhand government went on a fire fighting mode.Defending his government Uttarakhand Minister for Urban Development Madan Kaushik said that the intentions of the government on holding elections should not be doubted. “We are unflinching ...

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Pak violated ceasefire 633 times in first 2 months of 2018: Govt


Pakistan has violated ceasefire along the LoC and the International Border (IB) 633 times in just two months of this year, the Rajya Sabha was informed today. Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said Pakistan has violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir 432 times and along the IB 201 times in ...

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France suffers second day of mass rail strikes

Millions of French travellers suffered a second day of major disruption today as rail workers pressed on with rolling strikes that pose one of the toughest challenges yet to President Emmanuel Macron. Only one in seven high-speed trains and one in five regional trains were running in stoppages set to continue two days out of every five until June 28, ...

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Sex without wife consent does not amount to rape;HC

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The High Court has ruled that sex with wife without her consent does not amount to rape if she is above 18 years of age. The Gujarat High Court’s observation comes in response to a petition filed by a doctor seeking quashing of an FIR of rape registered against him by his wife. The doctor’s wife had ...

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India is likely to get good monsoon in 2018

DAINIK NATION BUREAU India is likely to receive a “normal” monsoon with “zero chance” of a drought in 2018, private forecaster, Skymet announced Wednesday. “2018 is likely to remain normal at 100 percent (with an error margin of +/-5 per cent) of the long period average (LPA) of 887 mm for the four-month period from June to September,” the organisation ...

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Woman who wears jeans delivers transgender baby

DAINIK NATION BUREAU In a bizarre and laughable comment, a Professor in the south Indian state of Kerala has said that he has the scientific explanation to why children are born with certain disabilities. Speaking about autistic and transgender children, Rajith Kumar, a teacher from college in Kalady, said that women who wear jeans and “degrade their womanhood in the ...

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HC orders BCCI to postpone IPL

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The Madras High Court has serves notice to the BCCI and the union government after hearing a petition calling for this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) to be postponed unless and until preventive measures are put in place to stop spot-fixing and betting. IPS Sampath kumar, an investigation officer of the 2013 spot-fixing scandal, alleged in his ...

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Youth can play pivotal role in nation development

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand Urban Development Minister Madan Kaushik has said that the youth are the power of the country. Youth have an important role to play in the development of the country. He expressed these views while addressing at a function of DBS College Students Union held here on Wednesday. Kaushik further said that the youth through their power have ...

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Amazon India begins downsizing


Leading e-commerce company Amazon has reduced the number of employees in India. The company has shown the way out of approximately 60 employees about a week ago. Following this step, Amazon is re-structuring its business spread all over the world. Under this, the company has started the sorting process of its employees. Media reports have also said that the company ...

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