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Zombie gene protects against cancer — in elephants

An estimated 17 percent of humans worldwide die from cancer, but less than five percent of captive elephants — who also live for about 70 years, and have about 100 times as many potentially cancerous cells as humans — die from the disease. Three years ago, research teams from the ... Read More »

UK High Court issues enforcement order against Vijay Mallya

The enforcement order gives 13 banks the legal option of entering the UK-based properties of Vijay Mallya, who is fighting extradition to India on fraud and money- laundering charges. Problems of liquor baron Vijay Mallya just got bigger as a UK High Court judge issued an enforcement order in favour ... Read More »

Serena through in straight sets against Tomova

The 36-year-old American barely broke sweat in a one-sided first set but was tested by the world number 135 in the second without ever looking troubled. While the Centre Court crowd clearly appreciated the sight of Williams in full flow they took a shine to the plucky Tomova who battled ... Read More »

Red Corner Notice against Nirav Modi

Noose tightens around Nirav Modi. The Interpol has issued a Red Corner Notice against against diamantaire, his brother and Neeshal Modi and close aide Subhash Parab. The notice was issued on June 29 but was made public on Monday by the International Police Cooperation Agency. Red Corner Notice has been ... Read More »

Interpol issues Red Corner Notice against Nirav Modi

The notice was issued on June 29 but has been made public on Monday by the International police cooperation agency, the sources said, adding that it will make unhindered movement of Modi across border difficult and might lead to his arrest. The Interpol has issued the RCN on the basis ... Read More »

Thousands protest across US against Trump’s immigration policies

The Trump administration’s controversial “zero tolerance” policy of separating immigrant parents and their children on the US border has resulted in the separation of nearly 2,000 children from their parents and guardians, sparking a public outcry.  Hundreds of people braved scorching sun at a park near the White House here ... Read More »

ED files supplementary chargesheet against Vijay Mallya

The document has been filed before a special court under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, naming the defunct Kingfisher Airlines, UBHL and Vijay Mallya under the new law. The Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance, 2018 aims to deter economic offenders from evading the law by remaining outside ... Read More »

Security forces to resume operation against terrorists in J&K: Govt

Government of India has decided not to extend suspension of the operations in J&K against terrorists announced in the beginning of Ramzan, it said. The announcement comes days after senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari was shot dead in Srinagar. Announcing the decision, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the government is committed ... Read More »

Special court issues non-bailable warrant against Nirav Modi

A special court in Mumbai has issued a non-bailable warrant against diamantaire Nirav Modi and his family members in the over Rs 13,000 crore PNB scam case, after taking cognizance of a charge sheet filed by the Enforcement Directorate last month. The ED had last week moved the special court, ... Read More »

Defamation case: Charges framed against Congress chief Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi will face trial in a defamation case filed against him by a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh worker after a magistrate court in Bhiwandi framed charges against him. Rahul Gandhi has pleaded not guilty in the case. Rahul arrived at the magistrate’s court in Bhiwandi and appeared before ... Read More »

Charges framed against Rahul Gandhi in defamation case

The court had on May 2 asked Rahul Gandhi to appear before it to record his plea in the defamation case filed by RSS worker Rajesh Kunte in 2014. In September 2016, the SC has refused to interfere with the criminal proceeding against Rahul Gandhi when he refused to tender an ... Read More »

PM Modi: Unite in fight against plastic pollution

Since the first World Environment Day on June 5, 1974, the world has changed and challenges associated with Environmental protection have increased. On Tuesday, the nations celebrated World Environment Day, with India being the host country. Several environmental related programs were organized to mark the occasion. PM Modi participated in ... Read More »

Govt warns of strict action against data theft

In an exclusive interview to DD news, Union minister of electronics and information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad highlighted the achievements of the last four years. The Union Minister has assured that the digital infrastructure in the nation is completely safe and effective steps are being undertaken to combat cyber crime. ... Read More »

HDFC Bank launches Digital Loans against Mutual Funds (LAMF)

Udaipur : In a first in the country, HDFC Bank today launched its Digital Loan against Mutual Funds (LAMF), in partnership with transfer agent CAMS. Customers can now pledge mutual fund assets online and get overdraft limit set in their account in under 3 minutes. Customers can now avail of this ... Read More »

Tamil Nadu: Protests against Vedanta plant turns violent; 9 killed  

In Tamil Nadu, at least 9 people killed in police firing in Tuticorin. The months-long protests for the closure of Vedanta’s Sterlite Copper unit in Tuticorin over pollution concerns turned violent on Tuesday, with agitators fighting pitched bottles with police, prompting it to open fire in which 9 people killed. ... Read More »

Mumbai to bowl first against Delhi Daredevils in do-or-die match

Back in their element at the business end of the tournament, defending champions Mumbai Indians will be firing on all cylinders against wooden spooners Delhi Daredevils in their bid to clinch a play-off berth in a must-win IPL encounter. The cash-rich league is still alive and kicking with only Sunrisers ... Read More »

China, U.S. vow against trade war in joint statement

Based on the directions of Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump, the Chinese and U.S. delegations conducted constructive consultations on trade issues on Thursday and Friday, the statement said. The two sides agreed to take effective measures to substantially decrease the U.S. trade deficit in goods with ... Read More »

PoK people’s rally against Pakistan

He was a Kashmiri leader who questioned Pakistan’s illegal occupation of part of Kashmir & was killed by Pakistan Army in 2013. Protests were also held against Pakistan’s security establishment outside the Pakistani embassy in London. Activists demanded a judicial inquiry into the death of Sardar Arif Shahid. Read More »