Day: April 18, 2019

Chief Justice Gita Mittal inaugurated Samba District Courts Complex

open view news reporter SAMBA: The Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir High Court, Hon’ble Justice Gita Mittal inaugurated the newly constructed and well equipped high tech District Courts Complex at district Samba about 54 kms. away from the temple city Jammu. The complex is provided with all […]

Amazon to pull plug on China retail operations: report

Amazon plans to close down its online retail operations that cater to consumers in China in an apparent admission of defeat to local e-commerce rivals such as Alibaba and, a report said on Thursday. The US e-commerce pioneer will maintain other operations in China such as Amazon […]

Scientists unearth 220 million-year-old dinosaur fossils in Argentina

A site containing the 220-million-year-old fossilised remains of nearly a dozen dinosaurs has been discovered in western Argentina, researchers said Wednesday. “There are almost ten different individuals, it’s a mass of bones, there’s practically no sediment,” said Argentinian paleontologist Ricardo Martinez. “It’s very impressive.” According to Martinez, of […]

Samsung to inspect Galaxy Fold phones after reviewer complaints

Samsung announced Thursday it will inspect units of its highly anticipated folding smartphone after some reviewers reported screen damage. A handful of US-based reporters were given the flagship Galaxy Fold phones, priced at $1,980, ahead of the model’s official release next week, and they reported screen issues within […]

North Korea demands Pompeo’s removal from US nuclear talks

North Korea on Thursday demanded the removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from talks over its banned nuclear programme, hours after the isolated state claimed to have tested a new kind of weapon. Describing Pompeo as “reckless” and immature, the foreign ministry said it wanted him […]

33pc voter turnout till 1 pm in Odisha

Bhubaneswar :  Around 33 per cent of the over 76.93 lakh electorate exercised their franchise till 1 pm Thursday, as polling progressed peacefully in the five Lok Sabha and 35 assembly seats in Odisha, election officials said. The electoral fortunes of 279 candidates, including Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik […]

36.31 per cent voting reported till 1 PM in Karnataka

Bengaluru : An estimated 36.31 per centvoter turnout was reported till 1 PM Thursday in Karnataka, where 14 Lok Sabha constituencies are going to the polls in the first phase. The Congress-JD(S) alliance and BJP are in direct contest in Karnataka. The highest turnout was recorded in Dakshina Kannada […]

Salah calls for change in treatment of women in Muslim world

Los Angeles  : Egyptian football star Mohamed “Mo” Salah has called for change in the way women are treated in the Muslim world, in an interview with Time magazine published Wednesday. The 26-year-old Liverpool forward was named one of the US magazine’s 100 most influential figures of the year, […]

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