Govt fires employee who skipped work for 24 years – India

IndiaToday.in New Delhi, January 8, 2015 | UPDATED 22:17 IST An executive engineer at the Central Public Works Department was fired on Thursday after being absent from duty for more than 24 years. AK Verma was fired after last appearing for work in December 1990. “He went on seeking extension of leave, which was not…

Is that a Traffic Light on Mars?

  Thursday, 25 September 2014 With the now increased traffic in the Red Planet’s region – since India’s satellite reached Mars’s orbit Wednesday – a traffic light might just be what’s been missing. And it didn’t take long for one to be discovered. NASA’s Mars rover, the Curiosity, which has been exploring the planet for…

Enemies Stand Helpless Against BrahMos Missile – BrahMos Aerospace Chief / 3x faster than the Tomahawk cruise missile

“export the BrahMos only to friendly nations, determined by the governments of India and Russia” Enemies Stand Helpless Against BrahMos Missile – BrahMos Aerospace Chief   MOSCOW, August 20 (RIA Novosti) – A supersonic cruise missile BrahMos, developed jointly by Russia and India, leaves any enemy helpless as no effective protection against the BrahMos has…

BRICS sets up own Bank to counter IMF

Tuesday, 15 July 2014   The group of emerging economies signed the long-anticipated document to create the $100 bn BRICS Development Bank and a reserve currency pool worth over another $100 bn. Both will counter the influence of US based lending institutions and the dollar. The new bank will provide money for infrastructure and development…

Cyber attack on Russia hits India, secret defence documents leaked

Saikat Datta , Hindustan Times  New Delhi, March 08, 2014  First Published: 21:03 IST(8/3/2014) | Last Updated: 22:06 IST(8/3/2014) A cyber attack on Russian communication systems by anonymous hackers on early Saturday morning has compromised India’s defence dealings with Russia and raised serious concerns about a possible major security breach.Believed to have been carried out…

Luxury fashion CEO says normal Americans shouldn’t whine about being poor because they would be rich in India or China

EEV Solution:  Ostracise anyone wearing Nicole Miller, until Bud Konheim is rich just like the other 99%. Bud Konheim is boss of Nicole Miller which sells $800 sequined dresses Says U.S poverty level is wealthy in 99% of countries around the world Incomes for the richest 1% of Americans nearly tripled from 1979 to 2007 By…

‘Are you from China?’ College student, 20, killed by racist thugs in New Delhi

Indians from a part of nation near Myanmar and China say they face discrimination in rest of the country for their ‘Asian’ features –  PUBLISHED : Monday, 03 February, 2014, 1:44am McClatchy-Tribune in New Delhi The death of Nido Tania on Thursday sparked a swift outcry across social media in India. Tania’s supporters produced images,…

‘Vegetarians are rapists’: Shocking Facebook posts of U.S. diplomat and his embassy worker wife expelled in slave maid row deepen rift with India

Wayne May and his wife Alicia Muller May were effectively deported last week by Indian authorities The move was apparently in retaliation for the U.S. expulsion of Indian envoy Devyani Khobragade in December But the outrageous comments have only just come to light – and the couple’s respective social media pages are awash with them…