Pollutant recorded under moderate category in city

Pollutant recorded under moderate category in city

Sunday, 18 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

For the first time the concentration of pollutant in Delhi air Particulate Matter (PM) 10 recorded under moderate category whereas PM 2.5 values touched 'poor" category on Air quality Index (AQI). Incidentally, the overall AQI was recorded at 258 on the pollution index of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), and the...

Space station supplies launched

Sunday, 18 November 2018 | AP | Cape Canaveral (US)

A load of space station supplies rocketed into orbit from Virginia on Saturday, the second shipment in two days. And another commercial delivery should be on its way in a couple weeks. “What an outstanding launch,” said NASA’s deputy space station program manager, Joel Montalbano. Northrop Grumman launched its Antares rocket from Wallops...

Trump asks reporters to behave after Acosta row

Sunday, 18 November 2018 | PTI | Washington

President Donald Trump has played down a court decision that forced him to restore the press pass credentials of CNN’s correspondent Jim Acosta and threatened to walk out of future press briefings if reporters do not act with “decorum”. The press pass of Acosta, CNN’s White House Correspondent, was suspended last...

UK leader fights back against critics, defends Brexit deal

Sunday, 18 November 2018 | AP | London

British Prime Minister Theresa May fought back Saturday against critics of her Brexit deal, telling her Conservative opponents that their alternative plans for Britain’s departure from the European Union wouldn’t work. May is battling to win over rebels in her own ranks and save her leadership after a grueling week, with...

Globe Trotting

Sunday, 18 November 2018 | Agencies

Anti-ISIS coalition raids kill 43 in east Syria Beirut: Air strikes by the US-led coalition on Saturday killed 43 people, mostly civilians, in a holdout of the Islamic State group in eastern Syria, a Britain-based monitor said. Seventeen children were among 36 ISIS family members killed in Abu Husn village of...

CIA blames MBS for Khashoggi murder

Sunday, 18 November 2018 | PTI | Washington

The CIA has concluded that Saudi Arabia’s powerful Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman ordered the murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, contradicting the Saudi Government’s assertions that he was not involved, according to a media report. The death of Khashoggi, a onetime insider turned critic of the crown prince...

Solih sworn in as Maldives Prez

Sunday, 18 November 2018 | AFP | Colombo

Ibrahim Mohamed Solih was inaugurated on Saturday as the new President of the Maldives after the Opposition united to dislodge pro-China strongman leader Abdulla Yameen in September elections. Solih, 54, emerged as common Opposition candidate as all key dissidents were either jailed or forced into exile by Yameen who took power...

‘Secrecy around illness of Sonia, Parrikar not comparable’

Sunday, 18 November 2018 | IANS | Panaji

The cloak of secrecy surrounding the illness of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar and former Congress president Sonia Gandhi is not comparable, Congress national spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said here on Saturday. He said that while Parrikar is a Chief Minister of a State, Sonia Gandhi was neither a Prime Minister...

State Editions

Women safety, farmers’ welfare in BJP ‘Vision Document’

18 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

BJP’s manifesto a bundle of lies: State Cong chief

18 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

MP Congress terms BJP Vision Document as ‘Drishti-vihin patra’

18 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Child Rights Campaign held in Harda

18 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Raj Kapoor’s classic screened at Bharat Bhavan

18 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

DPS wins U-19 inter-school Basket Ball tournament

18 November 2018 | PNS | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

Champion Rise from East

18 November 2018 | Harshit Bisht | Sunday Pioneer

Right on track

18 November 2018 | Harshit Bisht | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime : ‘Put heart into everything you do’

18 November 2018 | SANGEETA YADAV | Sunday Pioneer

‘There’s diversity in indie cinema’

18 November 2018 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Wah Taj!

18 November 2018 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Giving colour to the desert

18 November 2018 | SANGEETA YADAV | Sunday Pioneer