The latest law states “Gay” marriage legalised in France.

gaymarriageOn Tuesday,Francehas become the 14th country to allow same-sex marriage after the parliament approved a new law championed by President Francois Hollande, but it came at cost of a political price amid violent Read More

BMW’s e-marketing campaign to be manage by Accenture

accentureThe Consulting giant Accenture has said today that they have been selected by BMW to manage the roll-out of custom-built web platform in the German car manufacturer’s major markets by 2014.Under the agreement, Accenture will manage Read More

Music-finding service launched byTwitter

twitterRecently, Twitter has launched a music service that recommends tunes based on what people are ‘tweeting’ about and helps people sample songs they might like. Read More

Both Pradeep, Manoj raped minor girl, police tells court

Manoj_PradeepThe second person accused in the alleged gangrape of a five-year-old girl was sent today to four-day police custody by a city court which was told by the Delhi Police that both he and accomplice Manoj Kumar had raped the minor. Read More

Google fined Over Data Collection by Germany

google-privacy-policyA privacy regulator in Germany fined Google €145,000 on Monday for its systematic, illegal collection of personal data while it was creating its Street View mapping service, and it called on European lawmakers to significantly raise fines for violations of data protection laws. Read More

Child Assault in Draws Focus again after the rape of a 5 year old girl

india-child-rapeLast weekIndiawas shocked again after hearing the news about the case of a 5-year-old girl who was raped, tortured and nearly killed, stirring memories of a gang rape on a medical student in December. Over the weekend as the girl was being treated at a hospital here, Read More

Rare White Shark Movement Around Hawaii: New Understanding

Rare-White-SharkRecently a study was published in the Journal of Marine Biology which sheds new light on the relatively rare but occasionally recorded presence of white sharks in waters surrounding theHawaiian Islands. It suggests a new method to help distinguish Read More

Six killed in Suicide bombing in northwest Pakistan

bomb-blastOfficials said that a suicide bomber today targeted a police van in restivePeshawarcity of northwestPakistan, killing six persons and injuring nearly 40 others.

This morning the attacker was reportedly riding Read More

From Gadget to Necessity: Smart phone Rises Fast!!

smartphonePeople are still opening their wallets for smartphones though, in today’s recession-racked economy, penny-pinching is a national pastime.

The average sales of BlackBerrys, iPhones and other smartphone models are rising fiercely Read More

Survey says, PSU, govt jobs most preferred by B-school graduates

graduatesA survey by industry body Assocham says, in private sector, the sense of career stability is winning over faster growth prospects as more and more B-school graduates are preferring jobs in public sector undertakings (PSUs) and central government. Read More

4200 tonnes of steel to be supplied for the French skyscraper from ArcelorMittal

arcellorThe largest steel maker in the World, Arcelor Mittal is supplying steel for one of the first steel-framed skyscrapers which is about to be constructed in France, which is scheduled to be completed next year. Read More

J&J License cancelled

Johnson-and-JohnsonFood and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently cancelled Johnson & Johnson India’s Mulund plant license to produce cosmetic products. The orders given by the FDA will come into effect from June 24. Read More

Price of Petrol cut by Re 1 per litre

petrolPetrol price were reduced by Re 1 per litre, effective midnight tonight, the third reduction in rates in past one month.

The price cut was made possible because of fall in international oil prices. This also excludes local sales tax or VAT. Read More

Ancient Maya civilization’s roots deepened!

Iranian students form human chain around Uranium Conversion Facility in Isfahan, south of capital, Tehran.The ruins of Ceibal suggest that the Soaring pyramids, ceremonial platforms and ritual plazas, signatures of the ancient Maya, owe their origin to a broad cultural shift inCentral Americaaround 1,000 B.C., Read More

President Musharraf admits secret deal with U.S. on drone strikes

Pervez-MusharrafFormer Pakistani President, Pervez Musharraf acknowledged his government secretly signed off on U.S. drone strikes. This is the first time a top past or present Pakistani official has admitted publicly to such a deal.

Pakistani leaders long have been Read More

American ties With Russia Improve after Boston Bombing

marathon18n-bomb-6After conversation on telephone between President Obama and President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia on Monday, a top Russian official said cooperation between the leaders’ intelligence services had “noticeably intensified in the past few days.” Read More

India is unwilling to cap oil imports from Iran

oil-plantSenior government officials told reporters on India’s energy strategy that our nation is unwilling to impose restrictions or cap its oil imports from Iran, and will continue its energy ties with Tehran as long it gets a “good deal” and logistic support. Read More

Measure your blood pressure, reduce your risk World Health Day 2013

blood-pressureNews release

Genevais about to mark World Health Day on 7 April. WHO is calling for intensified efforts to prevent and control hypertension, also known as high blood pressure. Studies say that, High blood pressure is estimated Read More