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Nine of a total aggregation of 13 astronauts and cosmonauts are pictured at meal time aboard the International Space Station.
2014-11-27, The Siasat Daily
Washington, November 27: NASA has been working on developing breakfast bars that will replace typical 700- to 800-calorie meal that an astronaut requires. The average...
The Siasat Daily: Ghaziabad , November 27: Nine teams have been constituted by the Superintendent of Police (city), to probe a robbery at a branch of Muthoot Finance company here. Three teams of Sihani Gate police station, five teams of Crime Branch and one team of Special...
The Siasat Daily: Khartoum , November 27: More than 100 people have been killed in several days of fighting between two clans in Sudan's oil-rich West Kordofan region, tribal leaders have said. The clashes started on Sunday over a land dispute between two sub-groups of the...
The Siasat Daily: November 27: A woman has died and three other people were missing after a heavy storm triggered flash flooding in southeastern France, the government said. The woman's body was found next to her car by the side of a river, said Pierre Soubelet, the...
The Siasat Daily: Kolkata , November 27: Khaad actor Saheb Bhattacharya metamorphed into a Royal scion of the 19th century flanked by Chotuskone sensation Tollywood diva Paayel Sarkar, as the 200-year-old gothic-column Burdwan Rajbari became a ramp with chandeliers and...
The Siasat Daily: Hyderabad , November 27: The Andhra Pradesh government has signed four MoUs with Sumitomo Corporation of Japan to help the state develop a new capital city, as well as cooperate in the fields of agriculture, food processing and energy. The state government has...
The Siasat Daily: Hyderabad, November 27: TelanganaChief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao expressed concern over the destruction of Waqf properties and announced to constitute two House Committees to conduct probe into irregularities in Waqf properties and Jubilee Hills and Film...
The Siasat Daily: Chennai , November 27: A woman, who spent five days in Puzhal jail here after being arrested on mistaken identity, today appeared before the Madras High Court and sought an assurance it will not happen in future. Sarah Thomas, an NRI from Dubai, was detained...
The Siasat Daily: Mexico City, November 27: Mexican authorities say they have found the partly burned bodies of 11 men dumped on the side of a road in the southern state of Guerrero. Many of the bodies appear to have been decapitated. A law enforcement official who was not...
The Siasat Daily: Warri , November 27: A parliament committee in Nigeria says that Shell should pay USD 3.6 billion in fines as punishment for a 2011 oil spill. The committee's decision, made yesterday, is non-binding. The spill occurred in 2011 of the Bonga oil field. In 2011,...
Khaleej Times: Powerful case for people to have numbers instead of names. My full name is Pattamadai Ganapathiraman Bhaskar and frankly, I don’t care what problems you have with it. I’m fed up. It wasn’t always this bad. I was born in Madras to Tamilian...
The Times of India: MADURAI: The Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Thursday ordered to issue notices to the Election Commission and chief secretary of Tamil Nadu on a public interest litigation (PIL) petition seeking action against DMK, DMDK and PMK for staging protests...
The Times of India: MADURAI: The CPM has demanded a CBI investigation into procurement of eggs for the free noon meal scheme in Tamil Nadu, alleging that a single agent was granted the contract to supply the eggs, causing huge financial loss to the state government. Claiming to...
The Times of India: MADURAI: The Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Thursday ordered state's director general of police (DGP) and Trichy commissioner of police to pay Rs 10.62 crore as compensation to a private school secretary. Justice M Venugopal gave the order on a...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Family courts need not take the permission of the high court registrar general every time they want to record evidence through videoconferencing in matrimonial disputes, the Madras high court has said. Passing orders on a PIL filed by advocate Sudha...