Man Who Sexually Assaulted 5-Year-Old Boy Jailed For 5 Years

February 10, 2018

Thane: A local court has sentenced a 35- year-old man from Juhugaon in Navi Mumbai to five years of rigorous imprisonment for allegedly sexually assaulting a five-year-old boy in 2015. In the order passed on Wednesday, District Judge and Additional Sessions Judge, P P Jadhav, also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on the convict Nitin Satpal. Public prosecutor Vinit Kulkarni told the court that the victim and Satpal were…

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Stem cell transplants bring new hope for lung patients

February 10, 2018

By: IANS | Beijing | Published: February 10, 2018 11:43 pm Arterial blood gas analysis showed that the lung function of the mice were significantly recovered. (Source: File Photo) Chinese scientists, in a breakthrough, have regenerated a patient’s damaged lungs using stem cell transplants, a development that can lead to treatments for chronic lung diseases. In a pilot clinical trial for the transplantation, the scientists from the Tongji University took…

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1 Dead, 7 Injured As Car Hits Stationary Truck In Delhi's Hauz Khaz

February 10, 2018

New Delhi: A 27-year-old man died and seven were injured when their vehicle rammed a stationary truck on a flyover in the Hauz Khas area of south Delhi as they were returning from their office in Gurgaon, the police said today. The vehicle, carrying eight people, was headed towards Jamia Nagar on Friday night when the accident occurred on the Chirag Delhi flyover, they said. The deceased has been identified…

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Namibia roll Kenya for 83, denied win by rain

3:00 AM ET Match abandoned Kenya 83 (Rakep 16, Lungameni 3-6, Burger 2-16, Williams 2-19) v Namibia 15 for 0 in five overs Bernard Scholtz empties water off the covers as JJ Smit crouches in frustration over the falling rain Peter Della Penna Left-arm medium-pacer Tangeni Lungameni‘s List A career-best 3 for 6 propelled Namibia’s bowling attack to wipe out Kenya for 83 at United Cricket Club Ground, but heavy…

February 10, 2018
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“Piecemeal Efforts Won't Bring Down Pollution Levels”: Arvind Kejriwal

February 10, 2018

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said “piecemeal” efforts to bring down air pollution in Delhi were not a solution. At the inauguration of a two-week “Clean Air Campaign” in the national capital, Mr Kejriwal said like the odd-even scheme, this campaign too was not a permanent solution to the problem of air pollution. “Pollution is not a subject of the environment department, it just handles the symptoms….

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Du Preez, Wolvaardt, Ismail deny India ODI whitewash

3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff South Africa women 241 for 3 (du Preez 90*, Wolvaardt 59, van Niekerk 41*) beat India women 240 (Deepti 79, Krishnamurthy 56, Ismail 4-30, Tryon 2-48) by seven wickets Mignon du Preez hits through the leg side ICC/Getty Images India’s quest for a maiden bilateral series whitewash against South Africa was thwarted by the hosts with a resounding seven-wicket win in Potchefstroom. Laura Wolvaardt and…

February 10, 2018
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Class 9 Student Sexually Abused At Kolkata School, Police Detain Suspect

February 10, 2018

Kolkata: A Class 9 student of a state-run girls school in Kolkata was allegedly sexually abused by a non-teaching staff at the institute’s premises, police said today. The incident surfaced a day after a teacher of a prominent private English-medium school was arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a Class 2 girl. The class 9 student and her parents lodged a complaint at the Rabindra Sarobar police station on Friday, alleging…

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Cordeiro elected U.S. Soccer Federation prez

February 10, 2018

11:35 AM ET ESPN staff Carlos Cordeiro has been elected as the new president of the United States Soccer Federation after serving as Sunil Gulati’s second-in-command. Gulati, the U.S. Soccer president since 2006, did not run for re-election after the U.S. men’s national team failed to qualify for this summer’s World Cup. A former Goldman Sachs executive, Cordeiro was considered one of two business-oriented, establishment candidates — along with SUM…

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Miss World Manushi Chhillar’s sassy outfit on this magazine cover will sweep you off your feet

February 10, 2018

By Sukanya Nandy Written by Sukanya Nandy | New Delhi | Published: February 10, 2018 10:04 pm Manushi Chhillar keeps her style game on point as she poses on the cover of this magazine. (Source: File Photo) Remember, when Chhillar shared a sneak-peek of her sizzling photo shoot with the fashion photographer, Dabboo Ratnani? Not only did the Haryana girl look stunning in the semi-sheer tutu with a disco striped…

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