After nearly 27 years, the Centre has withdrawn the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) entirely from Meghalaya and from 8 of the 16 police stations in Arunachal Pradesh with effect from March 31, 2018.
Since the peak of militancy in the northeast region approximately 20 years ago, insurgency-related incidents have dropped by 85 percent. In 2017, the lowest insurgency-related incidents and casualties since 1997 had been reported, with only 308 incidents in 2017 as compared to 1,963 incidents...
Ever since 'Bigg Boss 11' culminated, the season's winner Shilpa Shinde was cashing in her success and support, she has garnered throughout the reality show. Moreover, the actress has also joined the social media platforms to interact with her fans better.
Recently, the actress shared the link of an adult video on her Twitter handle stating that the clip was floating on the internet since last year featuring a girl, who resembles her. She has claimed that the video was being circulated on her name...
Bollywood actor Rajpal Yadav known for his impeccable comic timing and playing some popular character roles in Bollywood films was sentenced to six months in jail by Karkardooma Court in a cheque bounce case on Monday.
Soon after being sentenced, the actor was granted bail. However, he is required to pay a fine of Rs 1.60 crore in a total of seven cases each which had been filed against him, taking the total payable amount to Rs 11.2 crore.
Rajpal will appeal in higher court against the sentence....
Another royal Prince has stepped into the world, which is ready to welcome the new life with open arms. The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton gave birth to her third child with Prince William on Tuesday, confirmed Kensington Palace.
The baby boy was born at 8lbs 7oz at 11:01 am, as per England time in the presence of his father at St. Mary’s Hospital. " Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at 1101hrs," read the official announcement.
Her Royal Highness...
Petrol price rose for the fifth consecutive day in the capital city on Monday to Rs. 74.50 per litre in New Delhi, even as global crude oil cost dipped somewhat due to international factors.According to the data on IndianOil Corp's website, petrol price in New Delhi was the highest in nearly five years and became dearer by 10 paise from Sunday's cost of Rs 74.40 per litre. In September 2013, the price had touched Rs 76.06 a litre in the national capital.In Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai too, prices...
Tennis sensation Sania Mirza has clinched a number of medals for the country in international tournaments but her latest achievement beats them all. The 31-year-old is expecting her first child with husband Shoaib Malik after almost eight years of their marriage.
While the speculations about her pregnancy were rife for a while now, the player just confirmed it for her millions of fans on Twitter with an adorable picture. She posted an animated image of the family portrait with her, Shoaib and Baby...
Acid Attack Survivor Teaches How To Get Perfect Red Lips
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September 3 , 2015 , 12:47 IST
An NGO, 'Make Love, Not Scars' and Reshma (an acid attack survivor) recently together filmed a make-up tutorial, where Reshma teaches viewers how to get perfect red lips and how to apply the perfect eyeliner.
This is not just a make-up tutorial; she also talks about how lipsticks and eyeliners are available at stores as easily as a dangerous item like acid.
At the end of the video, she appeals to sign a petition asking for a ban on the open sale of acid in the market. Sign the petition, here.
Reshma was attacked by her brother-in-law with sulphuric acid while she was in Allahabad in 2014. She suffered severe burns and is left with a permanently damaged eye. According to doctors, she needs a series of cosmetic surgeries for her wounds to heal.