Railways suspends two officials over New Farakka Express derailment

The accident took place in early hours of the day at 6.10 am. By: Express Web Desk | Ahmedabad/gandhinagar/new Delhi, New Delhi | Published: October 11, 2018 2:21:19 pm The Northern Railways on Thursday suspended two officials after an initial probe indicated that wrong signalling led to the derailment of New Delhi-bound New Farakka Express in which five […]

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World Bank head says trade tensions could worsen poverty

Kim joined IMF chief Christine Lagarde and others who warned of the risks to world growth and economic development from threats to world trade after the US-China trade war. By: AP | Nusa Dua | Published: October 11, 2018 12:50:37 pm Escalating trade tensions between the US and China could undo global progress in helping end extreme poverty, […]

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Bangladesh ex-PM Khaleda Zia’s son sentenced to life in 2004 grenade attack case

The attack at the 2004 Awami League rally killed 24 people and injured 500 others, including the then opposition leader and current PM Sheikh Hasina. By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 10, 2018 2:05:13 pm A special court in Dhaka Wednesday handed life sentence to the son of former prime minister and opposition leader […]

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Donald Trump says his daughter Ivanka would be dynamite at UN

Dina Powell served in the first year of the Trump administration as the Deputy National Security Adviser for strategy, and was a key player in diplomatic efforts in the Middle East. By: Reuters | Washington | Published: October 10, 2018 10:52:31 am US President Donald Trump said he is certain that his daughter Ivanka would be “dynamite” as […]

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Mukesh Ambani is the richest Indian for 11th consecutive year with $47.3 billion: Forbes

Wipro Chairman Azim Premji has retained the second spot at $21 billion, while ArcelorMittal Chairman and CEO Lakshmi Mittal moved a place ahead to the third slot with a net worth of $18.3 billion. By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: October 4, 2018 9:56:26 am Reliance Industries’ Chairman Mukesh Ambani has emerged as the richest Indian for […]

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Malaysia ex-PM Najjib Razak’s wife to face money laundering charges

Police found hundreds of luxury handbags, jewelry and cash _ worth more than $266 million _ during raids on apartments linked to the family shortly after Najib’s shocking electoral defeat in May. By: AP | Kuala Lampur | Published: October 4, 2018 7:27:32 am The detained wife of former Malaysian Prime Minister Najjib Razak was brought to court […]

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Rally stopped at Delhi border, Govt assures farmers on MSP, insurance

Trouble began when farmers from several states, including poll-bound Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, were stopped by police from completing the final leg of a ten-day Kisan Kranti Yatra by crossing the Uttar Pradesh border into Delhi. Written by Sukrita Baruah , Liz Mathew , Rahul Tripathi | Ghaziabad, New Delhi | Updated: October 3, 2018 6:57:45 am After day-long protests by farmers, […]

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The oldest and youngest Physics Laureates, and those in between

At 96 years of age, Arthur Ashkin of the United States, who won one half of the prize, became the oldest Laureate in the 117-year history of the prizes. By: Express News Service | Updated: October 3, 2018 6:14:26 am The Nobel Prize in Physics announced Tuesday had two interesting winners — at 96 years of age, Arthur […]

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Bollywood Star, Indian Army Major, Miss India, Radio Mirchi RJ and Comedian leave Students in high spirits as Parul University successfully hosts the “Youth Talks”

Source: PU Mirror | SEPTEMBER 27, 2018 “If you have any ideas or any inspiring experiences, then this stage is for you” Ketki Mehta Vadodara: The early campus morning at the city-based Parul University commenced with an exhilarating display of inspiration and motivation. As impeccable personalities from distinct walks of life came to share their heartwarming experiences with all the […]

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Day after injury on Jet flight, man plans complaint against airline

The loss of pressure was due to a manual glitch after the cabin crew did not put the bleed switch on to normalise pressure at higher altitude. By: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: September 22, 2018 6:42:05 am A day after a Jet Airways flight to Jaipur returned to Mumbai to make an emergency landingt after […]

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