Month: September 2017

India’s Nutrition Atlas goes live

Dinesh C Sharma New Delhi: India currently faces twin challenges in the nutrition sector – undernutrition manifesting in several health problems as well as increasing problem of overweight and obesity, contributing to the burden of non-communicable diseases. In order to provide a snapshot of all relevant data and information about nutrition, the Hyderabad-based National Institute […]

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Another day without hearing in Reservation in Promotion case: What about the ongoing injustice?

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: None of the cases listed today in Supreme Court before the two Judge bench, comprising Justice Kurian Joseph and Justice R. Banumathi, could be taken up for hearing. Under the circumstances, the Bench was apprised by the advocates representing SAPAKS° on behalf of government employees belonging to the unreserved category about […]

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Attack on Media: People condemn cold-blooded murder of Gauri Lankesh

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Media personnel, writers, thinkers and politicians across the country have condemned the brutal cold-blooded murder of senior Kannada journalist Gauri Lankesh. Wednesday, there were protests and journalists took out candle march in many different cities. They carried placards to denounce the dastardly murder of Lankesh. Journalists have described the murder of […]

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Australian lamb ad: Hindus declare it offensive and racist

Newsroom24x7 Network Sydney/Melbourne/New Delhi: Hindus are raging and have dubbed a controversial ad depicting Hindu God Ganesha promoting Australian lamb with the tagline -You never lamb alone – as most offensive, insensitive and racist. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The despicable ad, released by the Meat and Livestock Australia, shows religious deities sharing a […]

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Arms traffickers are active in National Capital Region: Delhi Police arrests carrier with illegal pistols

Newsroom24x7 Exclusive The Special cell of Delhi Police has seized illegal weapons in huge quantities over the last several years. Presently, the Special Cell is continuously getting information that arms traffickers were actively engaged in supplying illegal firearms in the National Capital Region (NCR).     New Delhi/Bhopal: The Special Cell of Delhi police last Saturday […]

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BRICS declaration: Leaders express concern on the security situation; Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad named as terror outfits

Newsroom24x7 Network Xiamen: The Xiamen Declaration adopted by consensus at the BRICS Summit here today expresses concern on the security situation in the region and violence caused by the Taliban, ISIL/DAISH, Al-Qaida and its affiliates including Eastern Turkistan Islamic Movement, Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan, the Haqqani network, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad, TTP and Hizb ut-Tahrir. The Leaders of the […]

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Modi expands Cabinet: Nirmala Sitharaman gets Defence

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra modi today expanded his Cabinet by elevating four ministers and inducting nine new faces, including four former bureaucrats before leaving on a 3-day visit to China to attend the BRICS Summit. Today’s Cabinet rejig has catapulted Nirmala Sitharaman to a higher level as she has been elevated and given the […]

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