US dollar rises against most major currencies

New York, Oct 2 (IANS) The US dollar was up against other major currencies after the US, Canada and Mexico reached a new free trade deal to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). In late New York trading on Monday, the euro fell to $1.1575 from $1.1610 in[Read More…]

Be bridesmaid ready with glowing skin, shiny hair

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) It’s not just the bride who deserves to look best on her wedding day, but also the bridesmaids. Follow some quick ways to get flawless skin and smooth hair. Swati Kapoor, Co-founder of SoulTree and Rajni Ohri, Founder of Ohria Ayurveda list down some ways:[Read More…]

Elizabeth Hurley wears her son’s clothes

Los Angeles, Oct 2 (IANS) Actress Elizabeth Hurley says she often wears her 16-year-old son Damian’s clothes. In an interview to You Magazine, Hurley said: “I tend to wear Damian’s cast-offs. His 14-15-year-old trackie bottoms fit me perfectly.” Hurley and Damian share a very close bond as she has raised[Read More…]

UN chief urges Macedonia to proceed with name change

United Nations, Oct 2 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday urged the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to proceed with the name change it has agreed on with Greece. Greece’s objection to its neighbour’s use of “Republic of Macedonia” as its official name has stalled the former Yugoslav republic’s[Read More…]

Michelle Keegan goes to gym to ‘de-stress’

London, Oct 2 (IANS) Actress Michelle Keegan says she finds going to the gym to be a “great way to de-stress”. “I am not someone who absolutely loves going to the gym, but it is a great way to de-stress and find time for yourself,” Keegan told dailystar.co.uk. She added:[Read More…]

Jilted lover held for shooting woman in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) A 27-year-old man has been arrested here for allegedly opening fire at a girl who rejected his marriage proposal, police said. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police Rajendra Prasad Meena said the incident took place at around 9 a.m. on Monday in Harsh Vihar in north[Read More…]

Neelu’s real life conditions for future son-in-law

Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) Actress Neelu Vaghela has conditions for her future son-in-law. Neelu essays the role of strong-willed Satya Devi in the show “Main Maayke Chali Jaungi Tum Dekhte Rahiyo”. The track of the show is taking an interesting turn with the blooming love story of Samar and Jaya.[Read More…]

US stocks trade higher amid new NAFTA pact

New York, Oct 2 (IANS) US stocks traded on an upbeat note on Monday after Canada and the US on Sunday night announced that they and Mexico have reached a new deal to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged 251.41 points, or[Read More…]

Minor apprehended for attempting rape on Class 3 girl

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) In a shocking case, a 15-year-old boy has been apprehended here for allegedly trying to rape his neighbour — a Class 3 girl student, police said. Deputy Commissioner of Police Aslam Khan said the incident was reported from north Delhi’s Swaroop Nagar on Monday evening.[Read More…]

Board draws road map for brewing coffee better

Bengaluru, Oct 2 (IANS) In partnership with global professional services firm Ernst & Young (E&Y), state-run Coffee Board on Monday unveiled a road map to improve the performance of the coffee plantation commodity sector. “The road map is to develop a strategy for improving the performance across the value chain,[Read More…]

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