Day: November 10, 2018


open view web desk November 10: Based on the results of the written part of the Engineering Services Examination, 2018 held by the UNION PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION in July, 2018 and the interviews for Personality Test held in September-October, 2018, the following are the lists, in order of […]


U.S. and others denounce dissolution of Sri Lanka parliament as undemocratic

COLOMBO – Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena’s decision to dissolve parliament, worsening an already major political crisis, has drawn criticism from Western powers, including the United States and Britain. Sirisena dissolved parliament on Friday night, only five days before it was due to reconvene, but a new cabinet […]

As Delhi smog hits ‘severe’ level, city chief under fire after reports he is abroad

NEW DELHI – As pollution in India’s capital hit “severe” on the air quality scale on Saturday, the New Delhi chief minister came under fire following reports he had left the city for an overseas family trip. For a second year the chief minister, Arvind Kejriwal, has likened […]

‘Centre assures free flow of funds under PMDP to JK’

Jammu, Nov 10:  Centre is committed to ensure free flow of funds under prime minister’s development package (PMDP), provided Jammu and Kashmir government fulfills the requisite formalities for sanctioning the projects and achieving the progress, a senior officer said Saturday. Additional secretary, ministry of home affairs, Gyanesh Kumar, said […]

India’s economic growth held back due to demonetisation, GST: Raghuram Rajan

Washington, Nov 10:  Demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) are the two major headwinds that held back India’s economic growth last year, former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has said, asserting that the current seven per cent growth rate is not enough to meet the country’s needs. Addressing […]

French federation opens discrimination case against PSG

PARIS  — The French league of human rights filed a discrimination lawsuit against Paris Saint-Germain and the French soccer federation said Friday its ethics council will look into reports that the club’s scouts illegally profiled the ethnic origins of potential young recruits. The federation said its ethics council […]

‘Good men do bad things’: Cheryl Strayed on healing, truth and #MeToo

Bestselling author Cheryl Strayed, whose memoir “Wild” was turned into an Oscar-nominated film about her recovery from trauma, says listening more is key to healing wounds between men and women in the age of #MeToo. Published in 2012, “Wild” — which recounted Strayed’s gruelling 1,100-mile solo hike along […]

Trump launches crackdown on Central American asylum seekers

The United States embarked Friday on a policy of automatically rejecting asylum claims of people who cross the Mexican border illegally in a bid to deter Central American migrants and force Mexico to handle them. President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed at halting the flow of […]

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