| Posts created by Rumita Patel

  • Modi appeasement of Muslims angers Hindu outfits

    New Delhi, Sept 20 (): Turning of Muslim religious leaders at the Narendra Modi has angered ally Shiv Sena and put PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti in a spot. Meanwhile a Muslim cleric says that he presented a skull cap to Modi who refused to accept it and terms it an insult to Islam. JD (U)…

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  • Koodankulam stir withdrawn after Jayalalitha intervenes

    Chennai, Sept 21(): Chief Minister Jayalalitha told the representatives of the members of the movement against the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) that a Cabinet resolution against the plant would be passed. ‘As we got an assurance from her to that effect we called off our protest,’ one of the coordinators of the protest movement,”…

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  • ICC rejects Sachin Tendulkar’s proposals on changing ODI format

    Colombo, Sept 21 (): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has no plans to change the One Day International format as suggested by Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar. ICC has rejected Sachin Tendulkar’s idea of revamping One-Day International (ODI) cricket on Wednesday. The ICC CEO, Haroon Lorgat, said: “I was engaged with Sachin a long time…

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  • Stem cells offer new hopes in fight against cancer

    Washington, Sept 21 (ANI): Penn State College of Medicine researchers have suggested that adult stem cells from mice when converted to antigen-specific T cells, the immune cells that fight cancer tumor cells, show promise in cancer immunotherapy. The finding may lead to a simpler, more efficient way to use the body’s immune system to fight…

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  • BJP slams PM over Planning Commission’ affidavit with revised BPL cap

    New Delhi, Sep 21 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday lashed out at Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh over the Planning Commission’s affidavit to country’s apex court concerning the revised poverty line. The Planning Commission had on Tuesday filed a fresh affidavit describing the cap defining BPL population in urban and rural areas…

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