Indians are not as happy as they were last year and the country figured among the lowest 20 of the 156 nations ranked on this year’s UN World Happiness Report. India came in 140th this year, dropping seven places from 133 last year. As a result, India featured in the five countries that had the largest drop since 2005-2008 in the index, along with Yemen, Syria, Botswana and Venezuela.
The Delhi High Court Monday sought responses from Christian Michel, arrested in the AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case, and the Central Bureau of Investigation on Tihar Jail authorities’ plea challenging an order allowing him to make international phone... read more
A Delhi court on Monday sought a response from Tihar jail authorities on a plea filed by Enforcement Directorate (ED) to interrogate Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the \u20B93,600 crore AgustaWestland VVIP Chopper scam. read more
Leong Yuet Meng cannot walk more than 10 metres without assistance. Yet, the frail 90-year-old still runs a wanton noodle stall in downtown Singapore, selling at least 200 bowls on any given day. Leong rises around 4 a.m. to do some accounting and prayers before her son drives her to the local market to buy ingredients for the day ahead.
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi explains the process of sous-vide that chefs adopt by packing ingredients in a vacuum in plastic bags and then suspending the bags in a low-temperature water bath for a long time. read more
Christian Michel James has been moved to a high-security ward because of threat perception against him in the wake of the Pulwama attack, prison authorities informed a Delhi court on Tuesday. read more
Christian Michel, arrested in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland chopper deal, alleged before a Delhi court on Tuesday that CBI had asked him in Dubai to implicate certain persons in the case, failing which he would face problems in jail . read more
Delhi court issued notice to DG of Tihar jail and the superintendent of Jail No 2 after Christian Michel moved a plea through his counsel, seeking judicial enquiry over being shifted to a solitary cell in Tihar jail without recording any reasons. read more