The most powerful operational rocket in the world, SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, launched its first commercial mission on Thursday from Florida in a key demonstration for billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's space company in the race to grasp lucrative military launch contracts.
Delhi witnessed light rain today morning bringing some relief to the residents of the national capital from the heat conditions. Noida, Gurgaon, Ghaziabad and Faridabad adjoining Delhi, too, received some rain. Yesterday, the temperature in Delhi had soared to 40 degrees Celsius. The presence of moisture over Delhi had made Thursday hot and humid.
At least 14 people were killed in a bomb blast at a fruit market in Pakistan's southwestern city of Quetta, officials told AFP.
Idlis are considered one of the healthiest Indian breakfast dishes out there. The round fluffy idlis are prepared from a rice batter that also contains ground urad dal. The batter is put in molds and steamed until it rises. It is served hot with freshly prepared sambhar curry, and chilled coconut and garlic chutneys. Idlis are light on the stomach and filling. They are delightful to bite into and can brighten up even the most hectic mornings. The appeal of the idli goes far beyond its taste- it makes for a great low-calorie meal as well, making it a favourite with health freaks and those who are watching their weight. However, idli may not provide you with requisite amount of fibre that an ideal healthy breakfast should have.
A day after the first phase of national election concluded, the Supreme Court is set to deliver its verdict on plea challenging the government's electoral bond scheme for political funding. The plea, filed by an NGO, Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR), has sought that either the issuance of electoral bonds be stayed or the names of donors be made public to ensure transparency in the poll process.
Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan on Friday violated ceasefire by shelling with mortars and firing of small arms along the Line of Control (LoC) in Sawjian sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.
Parul Chauhan, who shot to fame with her role as Ragini in Sapna Babul Ka...Bidaai became a household name later on with her stint in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.
Swashbuckling Andre Russell's big-hitting prowess will be pitted against Kagiso Rabada's inch-perfect yorkers for the second time when Kolkata Kight Riders face Delhi Capitals in a return-leg fixture of the IPL on Friday.
Jet Airways on Thursday grounded its services to and from the East and Northeast regions as well as suspended its international operations for a day.