‘Revolutionary Change’ Required To Address Unprecedented Global Extinction Crisis

This post was originally published on this siteFrom The Conversation. We are witnessing the loss of biodiversity at rates never before seen in human history. Nearly a million species face extinction if we do not fundamentally change our relationship with the natural world, according to the world’s largest assessment of biodiversity. Last week, in the … Read more‘Revolutionary Change’ Required To Address Unprecedented Global Extinction Crisis

Miami socialite arrested for running high-end handbag scam

This post was originally published on this siteNRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, May 11, 2019: A Miami, Florida socialite is charged with running a high-end designer handbag scam. Meghana Rajadhyaksha, 39, bought 69 handbags by Fendi, Gucci and other famous designer brands worth about $135,000 over a 17-month span, the feds say. A federal … Read moreMiami socialite arrested for running high-end handbag scam

Indian National Simratpal Singh Dies in ICE Custody in Arizona

This post was originally published on this siteAn Indian national, Mr. Simratpal Singh (21), who was in the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) at the La Paz County Jail in Arizona passed away on May 3, 2019. According to a statement from ICE: After posting bond on charges of assault and sexual assault, … Read moreIndian National Simratpal Singh Dies in ICE Custody in Arizona

Living in a Rundown RV, Homeless Woman Waits for Affordable Housing

This post was originally published on this siteMost people think that living in an RV, someone isn’t homeless. Instead, they are a traveler and free spirit, having the kind of lifestyle most would want. Taking a closer look, it’s not what it appears to be. I became … Continue reading → The post Living in … Read moreLiving in a Rundown RV, Homeless Woman Waits for Affordable Housing

Judge Amit Mehta to fast-track ruling on Trump finances subpoena

This post was originally published on this siteWashington, May 10 (IANS) Amit Mehta, an Indian-American judge, will fast-track a decision on President Donald Trumps bid to quash a subpoena for financial records from his accounting firm, saying he will decide the full case after a hearing on May 14. Mehta of the District Court for the … Read moreJudge Amit Mehta to fast-track ruling on Trump finances subpoena

Student of the Year 2: Trite but breezy

This post was originally published on this siteBY TROY RIBEIRO  Film: “Student Of The Year 2”; Director: Punit Malhotra; Cast: Tiger Shroff, Aditya Seal, Tara Sutaria, Ananya Panday, Manoj Pahwa, Ayesha Raza, Manasi Joshi Roy, Samir Soni, Gul Panag; Rating: **1/2 Let’s not talk what is novel or original in this film. Let’s not talk … Read moreStudent of the Year 2: Trite but breezy

Homeless Outside the City: A Look at Canada’s Rural Homeless Population

This post was originally published on this siteWhen we think of homelessness, our minds naturally gravitate toward big cities. We picture people sleeping under streetlamps instead of stars, walking beside skyscrapers instead of meadows; but that’s not always the case. In Canada and elsewhere, a budding rural … Continue reading → The post Homeless Outside … Read moreHomeless Outside the City: A Look at Canada’s Rural Homeless Population

SpiceJet’s 3-hour flight turns into 15-hour ordeal

This post was originally published on this siteAsked about the complaints of being kept inside the plane for a long time, SpiceJet sources say Nagpur is an “offline station” for the airline, which means it does not have flights there. Airlines say making arrangements at such places can sometimes take longer as they do not … Read moreSpiceJet’s 3-hour flight turns into 15-hour ordeal

Political, business leaders pay rich tributes to ITC chairman Y C Deveshwar

This post was originally published on this sitePolitical and business leaders paid heartfelt tributes to ITC chairman Y C Deveshwar, who passed away Saturday morning after a brief illness. Politicians including PM Modi, Finance minister Arun Jaitley, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee expressed their condolences for the departed businessman. Various business associations too paid … Read morePolitical, business leaders pay rich tributes to ITC chairman Y C Deveshwar

India orders antitrust probe of Google for alleged Android abuse: Report

This post was originally published on this siteIndia’s antitrust watchdog has ordered an investigation into Alphabet Inc’s unit Google for allegedly abusing the dominant position of its popular Android mobile operating system to block rivals, sources aware of the matter said. The Competition Commission of India last year started looking into the complaint, which is … Read moreIndia orders antitrust probe of Google for alleged Android abuse: Report

ICC World Cup 2019: ‘Indians could be largest overseas visitors in UK this summer’

This post was originally published on this siteIndians could be the biggest chunk of overseas visitors going to England this summer for the Cricket World Cup. The British High Commission (BHC) estimates about 80,000 Indians may travel for the mega event. The most important date for India is June 16, a Sunday, when the men … Read moreICC World Cup 2019: ‘Indians could be largest overseas visitors in UK this summer’

Y C Deveshwar, ITC’s longest serving chief, passes away

This post was originally published on this site Y C Deveshwar, ITC’s longest serving chairman, passed away on Saturday at the age of 72. Deveshwar was appointed as a director on the board of the company on April 11, 1984 and became the chief executive and chairman of the board on January 1, 1996, according … Read moreY C Deveshwar, ITC’s longest serving chief, passes away