Nearly 250 Killed in Italy Earthquake

Nearly 250 Killed in Italy Earthquake In Italy due to earthquake of 6.2 magnitudes killed at least 250 people that occurred yesterday. Earthquake struck the country at the midnight at 10 kilometres southeast of Norcia at 3:30 am. The spot is 100 km north east of Rome. In Rieti Province death toll raises to 190 and 57 in neighbouring provinces. The quake struck the small villages nearby mountains. People in the provinces spent their night outside. The debris was pulled out from the destroyed buildings. There was a search for the survivors all through the night. The quake lasted for 30 seconds and it was terrifying. Most of the buildings in centre part of quake were collapsed. The shaking intensity was around the epicentre. The area has been shaken with strong aftershocks for about 7 to 10 km according to the surveys. Earthquake was not new to Italy. The Apennine mountain regions are dangerous part for earthquake. President Sergio called for rally for the affected people while Pope calls for prayers for those who have affected. The team was involved in searching still. There was the history the people found survived even after two days of earthquake. So searching will

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Indian Athletes Back with Fever and Body Pain from Rio

Indian Athletes Back with Fever and Body Pain from Rio India athlete Sudha Singh returned to India with fever and body pain from Rio Olympics. The 30 year old athlete had participated in steeplechase competition. Sudha had stayed with two other Indian athletes Marathon runners Kavita Raut and OP Jaisha. Jaisha was also who found with mild symptoms had went to her home town in Kerala. The blood sample of Sudha Singh was given to virology institute for Zika testing. Brazil is the place affected by Zika virus and it is scared about Zika infections. Doctors were analyzing her symptoms and giving appropriate medicines. They say Sudha is recovering now and is better than the time of admission. Zika, a mosquito borne virus can cause major issues once not treated properly. It may lead to neurological disorder, birth defects and others. On the other hand, Bengaluru doctors were shocked on Jaisha’s condition and wanted her to admit in hospital. But Jaisha wanted to go home town Kerala for treatment. Jaisha said she was not provided with water while running marathon at Rio Olympics. She made complaint that there were no counters in kilometer gaps for serving water of energy drinks

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Rio to Tokyo: Olympics 2016 Closing Ceremony

Rio to Tokyo: Olympics 2016 Closing Ceremony Olympics 2016 in Rio came to an end with closing ceremony celebrations. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach disclosed 31st Olympics 2016 had come to an end at the presence of over 60000 spectators and thousands of athletes on the ground of Rio at Brazil.  The 32nd Olympics will be conducted in Tokyo, Japan on 2020. Bach handed over the Olympic flag to Japan Governor Yuriko Koike on the ground. Indian ended this Olympics with two medals bronze and silver from wrestler Sakshi Malik and shuttler PV Sindhu respectively. Indian athletes had faced several struggles in the Olympic. In spite of both pros and cons Indian athletes managed to get 2 medals. Gymnast Dipa Karmakar from Tripura made proud moment for India by entering into final and lost her bronze in some few point difference. Three female players made India proud in this Olympics. India had finished this Olympics with 67th position after the two medals. India was shocked when bronze medal wrestler Narsingh Yadav of London Olympics did not pass the qualifying round. India failed to acquire medals in strong and traditional zones like archery and shooting. Meantime India’s hockey team first

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Sindhu Silver Shines as Gold for India

Sindhu Silver Shines as Gold for India PV Sindhu had won the billions of Indian hearts with her Silver at Rio Olympics 2016. Following her win in semi finals against Japan’s Nazomi Okuhara she faced World no.1 champion Spain’s Carolina Marin in the final of Gold Medal Match. After a very hard match PV Sindhu lost the final and became a silver medalist. She is the first Indian to win Silver at Olympics and fifth women to win Olympics medal for nation. Carolina Marin won the finals with 2-1 facing toughest competition and smashes from Sindhu. At the winning point there was in tears from Carolin Marin and Sindhu hugged her with pleasant smile. Winner is in tears and loser sports a smile. Sindhu helped Marin and both have given mutual respect and humble gestures. Sindhu picks up Marin’s racquet which was left on court and placed in a proper place. Sindhu and her silver shines as Gold in all Indian’s heart. Several prizes and appreciation are waiting for her in her home place. Telangana Government announced Rs. One crore and land as gift to her. Madhya Pradesh government is ready to gift Rs. 50 crores and Hyderabad Badminton Federation

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PV Sindhu Enters Final to Face World No1 Carolina Marin

PV Sindhu Enters Final to Face World No1 Carolina Marin PV Sindhu beats Japan’s Nazomi Okuhara in Semi Final and created history entering into Badminton Final of Rio Olympics. She had set another medal for India after Sakshi Malik won bronze in wrestling. Now Sindhu nailed another medal it may be either Gold or Silver. She is to face World No.1 shuttler Carolina Marin in the final. ‘Go for Gold’ Sindhu is the mantra from all Indians. Sindhu had given an extraordinary play against Nazomi and trashed her with her firing smashes. She won by 21-19, 21-10 against Nazomi Okuhara. She is the first Indian to enter into Badminton finals. Sindhu had received Padma Shri Award on Mar 2015. She won bronze at sub-junior Asian Badminton championships on 2009, won silver at Iran Fair International Badminton Challenge 2010, she is first Indian female to win medal at World Championships in singles on 2013. Lots and lots of wishes and love are falling for Sindhu. All Indians’ prayers are for Sindhu to win history gold for the Nation. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Ministers, politicians, sports personalities and celebrities from all fields are wishing her in their social media pages.   Superb

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Sakshi Malik Wins Bronze in Rio Olympics

Sakshi Malik Wins Bronze in Rio Olympics India’s woman wrestler Sakshi Malik won bronze medal in Rio Olympic 2016. She had pulled up the great victory bringing the dream of India with medal alive. The 23-year-old from Rohtak is the first woman wrestler of India to win a medal in Olympics. Sakshi defeated Kyrgyzstan Alsuluu Tynbekova by 8-5.  She is the fourth women to win medal in Olympics. Earlier Karnam Malleswari (2000) weightlifter, Saina Nehwal (2012), boxer MC Mary Kom (2012) won medal for India in Olympics. Sakshi won first medal to India in Rio Olympics 2016. Haryana girl makes India proud. Sakshi’s mother Sudesh Malik said she was proud of her daughter. Her coach Kuldeep Singh was emotional and said this kid gave me wonderful gift and I will remain indebted to her all my life. Lots of wishes are pouring up to her for her wonderful winning and making India proud. Her victory made India cheers and also cheers up other Indian participants in Olympics. Congrats #SakshiMalik on winning #wrestling bronze at the #Rio2016 She has created history & made the country proud. pic.twitter.com/ARwEoA20bb — Arun Jaitley (@arunjaitley) August 18, 2016 What great news to wake up to!

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PV Sindhu Reaches Semi Final Beating World No 2 Wang Yihan

PV Sindhu Reaches Semi Final Beating World No 2 Wang Yihan PV Sindhu enters Semi Final beating world no. 2 player Wang Yihan of China in Rio 2016 Olympics. India’s Badminton player PV Sindhu by her remarkable play won the thrilling match of women’s singles quarter finals and enters the semi finals. She had won with 22-20, 21-19 with her flawless play. Sindhu became second Indian to enter semi final in Olympics badminton after Saina Nehwal done before in 2012 London Olympics. Both players showed their powerful skills in this match. There had been very tough competition for both players. With some brilliant smashes Sindhu won the match. Sindhu gave hope light to India through her winning. She has to play Semi final against Japan’s Nazomi Okuhara on Thursday. If she wins she would play Gold medal match and which gives assurance of at least Silver medal. If she loss, she has to play bronze medal match with the other semi final loser. It is a great honor to her parents PV Ramanna, P Vijaya and her coach Pullela Gopichand. Her parents credited he coach for his full efforts to molded her daughter. Her father Ramanna encouraged her with full

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India in Rio Olympics 2016

India in Rio Olympics 2016 Today is the tenth day of Rio Olympics 2016. India had participated in various competitions and won no medals until now. Still India has hope on remaining athletes. It has hope on wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt, Narsingh Yadav and Sandeep Tomar. The women wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Babita Kumari and Sakshi Malik will be participating in the upcoming events. Women Badminton PV Sindhu qualified for quarter finals that will be held tomorrow on Aug 17. Most anticipated badminton athlete Saina Nehwal had lost the matches. Srabani Nanda participated in women’s 200 m and completed in 23.58 s and ranked 55 in round 1. Lalitha Babar participated in Women’s 3000 m steeplechase Final and ranked 10 with 9:22:74 minutes. In Men’s wresting Hardeep Singh will be participating in Men’s Greco-Roman 98 kg today in Round of 16. Women’s discus throw – Seema Punia ranked 20 in qualifying round with 57.58m. Sania Mirza in mixed doubles with R Bopanna lost match with Czech Republic in Finals for Bronze medal match. The great disappointment is India’s shooters returning with no medals. India’s medal hope lies in wrestlers Yogeshwar Dutt, Hardeep Singh and team. India had competed first time in women Gymnastics

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Chennai Train Robbery: RBI Rs 342 crores on Board

Chennai Train Robbery: RBI Rs 342 crores on Board Salem to Chennai express which carried Reserve Bank of India amount of Rs. 342 crores were targeted for robbery Monday night. The officials found that two boxes have been tampered and they estimated 5.75 crores were robbed. One of the trains’ coach at rear was filled with 226 boxes of Reserve Bank cash which was targeted to rob. The thieves drilled hole on the top of the coach and entered the compartment where the boxes are kept. Two boxes are opened on top of it which out disturbing its seal. The media was unclear that how robbers drilled the hole when the security personnel including higher police officials are guarding the boxes. The train was currently stationed at Egmore station in Chennai. Investigations are carried out by Railway Protection Force. The robbery was noted when the train reached Chennai at about 4:00 am on Tuesday morning. The exact amount robbed was not clear. The officials say the exact amount will be cleared only when the money is counted. This is the first such robbery happened in moving train told the officials. The robbers must been used steel cutters, welding machines to

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Iron Lady Chanu Sharmila Quits 16 years Long Fasting

Iron Lady Chanu Sharmila Quits 16 years Long Fasting Irom Chanu Sharmila who is known as Iron Lady is about to quit her 16 years of strong and long fasting today at local court in Imphal. She belongs to Manipur and struggling to eradicate AFSPA from western states since 2000. She had not taken any solid foods right from his fasting started in 2000 till now. She was forcibly fed through her nasal tube in the prison to keep her alive. She had announced to quit her fast and enter politics a day before. Chanu Sharmila who is in prison right now will be produced to the high court and court will release her from judicial custody after she breaks her fast. Earlier Sharmila was vowed not to enter her own house until special power act was lifted. It is unknown whether she will go to her home with her brother after her release. Her supporters and family could not meet her. They are waiting to meet her and discuss with her about her future plans. Her 84 years old mother also earlier said that she won’t see her until her aim is achieved. She had not seen her daughter

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Coimbatore Parasailer Falls to Death by Lack of Safety

Coimbatore Parasailer Falls to Death by Lack of Safety On Sunday, 53-years-old Parasailer falls to death from 50 m high at Coimbatore in front of his friends. The adventurous thrilling sport turned to tragic event at Codissia ground when the business men flew up with para suit after enrolling his name as the sixth person. Resident from KTVR Malleshwara Rao falls from 50 meter high with a minute of rising in the sky. He was crashed to ground and died at spot. After inquires police found the belt strapped around him became loose that lead to this tragic event. The event was organized by Indian Aerospace and Sports Club and Coimbatore Medical College (CMC) on Sunday as part of CMC’s golden jubilee celebrations.  Several persons enrolled for the parasailing on that day. It was Malleshwara Rao took the parasailing as a second person. He falls into the ground in a minute of departure from 50 m and found injured in many parts of his body. He was rushed to the hospital with vehicle. There are no precautionary measures or Ambulance stationed in sporting venue. The doctors announced he had brought died. When he was falling there was a huge crying

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Assam Kokrajhar Terror Attack 14 Died

Assam Kokrajhar Terror Attack 14 Died At least 14 civilians killed and more than 20 people injured in terror attack at Kokrajhar in Assam today. It seems terrorist came by auto to the market place at the town and opened fire. Six heavily armed terrorist involved in the attack. The injured persons were admitted in the hospital nearby. The army rushed to the spot and managed to kill one of the terrorists. There were shooting between police and terrorist in the spot. The officials fear that death tool might increase. Union Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal about the attack and inquired situation prevailing.   Spoke to Assam CM Shri @sarbanandsonwal who apprised me of the situation in Kokrajhar. MHA is closely monitoring the situation. — Rajnath Singh (@rajnathsingh) August 5, 2016 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is reportedly spoken to Assam CM after the attack. Saddened by the attack in Kokrajhar. We strongly condemn it. Thoughts & prayers with the bereaved families & those injured. — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 5, 2016 The Home Ministry is in touch with the Assam Government & is monitoring the situation closely. @HMOIndia — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 5, 2016

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GST Bill Passed Unanimously

GST Bill Passed Unanimously The long pending Constitution Amendment Bill GST has been cleared with two thirds of members in the Parliament house and state legislatures. Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated MPs and showed gratitude towards leaders and members of all parties for their support. “Our MPs must be congratulated for their path breaking decision to give India an indirect tax system for the 21st century. We continue to work with all parties & states to introduce a system that benefits all Indians & promotes a vibrant & unified national market. This reform will promote @makeinindia, help exports & thus boost employment while providing enhanced revenue. I would like to add that GST will also be the best example of cooperative federalism. Together we will take India to new heights of progress,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated on his social media page. AIADMK with has 13 MPs in Rajya Sabha made six amendments to be considered by the center. AIADMK wants petroleum project, crude oil and tobacco out of GST. Others demands are also made by the party. The party walked out from Rajyasabha at the time of voting. It states AIADMK neither support nor voted against the bill. It

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Scientist Found New Antibiotic from Human Nose

Scientist Found New Antibiotic from Human Nose Antibiotics are antibacterial drug used to prevent bacterial infections. It is used to eradicate some diseases in the 20th century. For decades antibiotics are found from the bacteria live in the soil, now the researcher discovered it from human nose. The first antibiotic Penicillin was discovered by Alexander Fleming in 1928. There are over 100 antibiotics found till now. But for past few decades no new drug found. Due to high prescription of the same drugs the bacterium are becoming high resistant to the modern drugs. The German researchers found antibiotics from good bacteria present in human nostrils. The scientists say they have found new promising drug from nose dwelling bacterium that kills the disease causing antibiotic resistant. In the lab experiment the newly discovered antibiotics cures skin infections to the larger extent without toxic side effects say the researchers. They have tested this in mouse that cured skin damage and deeper layers of skin affected by infections. This antibiotic reduced the presence of bacterium in the mice skin. This discovery is promising to cure infections by Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) referred as often harmful bacterium commonly found in nose and in skins.

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