Court Lifts Stay On Ban On Animal-Origin Material To Make Silver Leaf

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has lifted its stay order on the AAP government’s decision to prohibit the use of animal-origin material in the manufacture of silver leaf, known as ‘chandi ka warq’, used as a decoration on sweets. A bench of justices Sanjiv Khanna and Chander Shekhar, however, permitted the traditional manufacturers of silver leaf to dispose of their existing stock of the sweet decorative which is also…

February 4, 2018
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Two runs to go, let's take lunch

12:49 PM ET ESPNcricinfo staff A lengthy break taken with a one-sided match just minutes from concluding? Expect it from cricket. Fans were left bemused after umpires called lunch with India two short of their target – with nine wickets and 31 overs to spare – in the Centurion ODI. South Africa had been bowled out in 32.2 overs for 118, their lowest total in a home ODI, and India…

February 4, 2018
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Arvind Kejriwal Speaks Up On Delhi Man's Murder By Girlfriend's Family

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that no amount of condemnation was enough for last week’s public killing of a 23-year-old man in the city. He added that the government will take every possible measure to ensure that the guilty face the strongest of punishment. Ankit Saxena, a photographer, was beaten and then stabbed with a knife allegedly by the family of his Muslim girlfriend on…

February 4, 2018
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Kangana Ranaut on Karan Johar: I don’t harbour notions about anyone

By: PTI | Mumbai | Updated: February 4, 2018 10:28 pm Kangana Ranaut says she never said she doesn’t want to work with Karan Johar. Kangana Ranaut today said she considers herself to be the “most professional” artiste in the film industry and that her tiff with director Karan Johar is an assumed phenomenon. The actor, who infamously branded the filmmaker as “the flag bearer of nepotism” last year, said…

February 4, 2018
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Both an F-18 fighter pilot and satellites spied this cool swirling vortex of clouds off the Southern California coast

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Check out this image captured Thursday by NASA’s Aqua satellite. See that swirling vortex, complete with a clear eye? It has formed just off the coast of San Clemente Island to the west of San Diego. Here’s what it looked like to an F-18 fighter pilot flying directly over the feature: My fighter pilot buddy, boots, took this pic out the window of his F-18…

February 4, 2018
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Bank, Property Documents Linked To Satyendar Jain Found During CBI Raids

New Delhi: The CBI has recovered property documents, bank deposit slips of about Rs 2 crore allegedly related to Delhi minister Satyendar Jain, and companies where he was a director, during searches, sources from the agency said. The documents were recovered during searches at the residences of Delhi Dental Council Registrar Rishiraj, who was arrested on Saturday in a separate case, they said. Rishiraj and N Pradeep Sharma, a lawyer…

February 4, 2018
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Difference of opinion is seen as dissent today: Swara Bhasker

By: PTI | Mumbai | Published: February 4, 2018 9:51 pm Swara Bhasker says that the problem of intolerance of opinion continues to haunt the country. Swara Bhasker today said it was unfortunate that having a different set of opinions could be seen as “dissent” and dissent could be passed off as “sedition” today. The actor said the problem of intolerance of opinion continues to haunt the country. Swara had…

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Spin defects 'not a massive danger' for SA – Markram

11:15 AM ET Aiden Markram knew what he was walking into when he accepted the captaincy of a depleted South Africa side in an ODI series against arguably the best team in the world. He is the second-youngest South Africa captain, his captaincy debut came in only his third ODI, and half way into the day he was sitting in a press conference trying to make sense of South Africa’s…

February 4, 2018
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Man Suspects Cop Was Behind Previous Arrests, Stones Him To Death

Nanded, Maharashtra: A 42-year-old man, facing criminal cases, allegedly killed a police official in a gruesome manner in Maharashtra’s Nanded on Sunday, suspecting that the latter was responsible for his arrests in the past. Both the victim Shivaji Shinde (45), a head constable at the local crime branch, and accused Pulja Singh Thakur lived in Datta Nagar area under the Shivaji Nagar police station limits, a senior police official said….

February 4, 2018
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Acupuncture may boost chances of pregnancy through IVF

By: IANS | London | Published: February 4, 2018 8:27 pm Pervious studies have found acupuncture nearly doubles the chances of a woman conceiving with IVF. (Source: File Photo) If you are looking forward to conceiving anytime soon via in vitro fertilisation (IVF), then undertaking an acupuncture therapy prior to the process may boost your chances of getting pregnant by six per cent, a new study has claimed. Acupuncture is…

February 4, 2018
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