The study found that 1 in 4 of the women interviewed said they had tried starting their own enterprise but that 25 percent of these women were unable to maintain it.
Now Novak, who is a known prankster with a penchant for theatrics, decided to make fun of himself and posted a decade old photo of him where in the first half of the pic he is in nothing but tight black underwear.
Gadkari, who is being seen as the alternative contender for the Prime Ministerial post in 2019 general elections, was speaking as chief guest at the inaugural session of the party's SC front Anusuchit Jaati Morcha's two-day national convention.
Collegium courts controversy by elevating relatively junior judges. When, by one stroke, 32 judges including chief justices are passed over, it is bound to create a flutter and a feeling of unease.
The Dera chief, along with three others - Krishan Lal, Nirmal Singh and Kuldeep Singh - was recently awarded life imprisonment along with a fine of Rs 50,000 each.
Five days after the Delhi Police filed a 1,200-page chargesheet against former Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, and others, the Patiala House Court has refused to accept the filing. The court has now told the police that it has to get approval from the Delhi government first. Here are the details.
The owner of the restaurant which prepared the food blamed the Zomato delivery boy for the incident. The hotel owner has also registered a police complainant.
An Indian-American philanthropist and entrepreneur, Gurinder Singh Khalsa, has been presented with the prestigious Rosa Park Trailblazer award for his campaign that forced US authorities to change their policy towards headgear of the Sikh community. Indianapolis-based Khalsa, 45, was presented the award for his continued demonstration of courage and compassion. In 2007, Khalsa was refused access to board an airplane because of his turban.
Most of the passengers who travelled in the train were all in smiles and while sharing their experience said that ab Golden temple Jana mushkil nahin (Now going to Golden temple is not difficult)."
Thrissur (Kerala), Jan 18 (IANS) The St Mary's Church at Mannamangalam near here was on Friday evening put under lock and key by the District Collector following clashes between the Orthodox and Jacobite factions. The police had to use force late on Thursday after the two factions indulged in stone-pelting that injured several persons from both sides, and 30 persons including five Orthodox priests were taken into custody. The police have registered a case against around 120 people from both factions and the first accused is Orthodox Thrissur Diocese Metropolitan, Yuhanon Mar Milethious, who is currently convalescing in a hospital following the clashes last night.
RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das expected growth to be more sustainable now, propelled by private consumption and investment. India will grow at around 7.5 per cent a year in the medium term, he said.
Kottayam (Kerala), Jan 19 (IANS) The four nuns, who publicly protested last year demanding rape accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal's arrest, and were handed transfer orders three days back, on Saturday sought Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's intervention in the matter. In the letter, they requested Vijayan to see to it that the transfer orders were revoked as their only agenda was their wish to remain with the victim, who was yet to receive any sort of support from the Church and was only banking on them.
New Delh, Jan 19 (IANS) Around 50-70 Kashmiri Pandits, including school children, observed a silent protest here on Saturday at Raj Ghat-- the resting place of Mahatma Gandhi -- commemorating the 29th year of their forced exodus from their homeland. Nearly half a million Kashmiri Pandits were forced out of Kashmir by terrorists and Islamic fanatics in 1990 during a high tide of militancy in the region. Amit Raina, spokesperson of solidarity group "Roots for Kashmir", told IANS: "We are the only community which never indulged in any violence.
Reports inform that the incident took place around 2 am between Badli and Holambi Kalan in the national capital when robbers looted the passengers on board the Express train at gunpoint.
According to a report, Binod Kumar Singh, ADG of PAC, has sent a proposal to raise the moustache allowance for PAC personnel.
Hyderabad, Jan 18 (IANS) Family members and leaders of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founded by N.T. Rama Rao remembered him on his 23rd death anniversary on Friday. Popularly called NTR, the former Chief Minister, was an actor-turned-politician and one of the most popular leaders in the history of undivided Andhra Pradesh. NTR's son and popular actor N. Balakrishna, daughter N. Bhuvaneswari, grandsons and actors Junior NTR and Kalyan Ram and others paid rich tributes to the late leader at NTR Ghat on the banks of the Hussain Sagar lake here.
"When we found out corrupt practices by a few officers, we gave their info to relevant agencies, who arrested them today," Sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said.
Tihar Jail officials moved an application in a Delhi court seeking review of the court's earlier order allowing AgustaWestland middleman, Christian Michel to make calls to his family and lawyer for 15 minutes in a week.
Islamabad, Jan 18 (IANS) Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa took oath as the 26th Chief Justice of Pakistan at a ceremony here on Friday. Chief Justice Khosa is scheduled to retire on December 21, 2019, Dawn news reports. President Arif Alvi administered the oath to Justice Khosa before an audience of top government and military officials, Supreme Court judges, senior lawyers and dignitaries at the Aiwan-i-Sadr (Presidential Palace).
Hockey India, which has worked so hard to bring Indian hockey to a respectable level, could still make the painful choices that bolster Indian hockey.