The sprawling Manhattan tourist attraction is one of scores of “sensitive” places — including parks, churches and theatres — that will be off-limits for guns under a sweeping new state law going into effect Thursday.
New York: A statue of Mahatma Gandhi in front of a temple in New York has been toppled and smashed in the second attack on the memorial this month and a local volunteer watch group has sprung into action to protect it. The incident in the early hours of Tuesday was the latest in a series […]
New York: A team of researchers have developed a novel drug molecule that can help ward off more than 300 drug-resistant bacteria. Reported in ACS Central Science journal, the drug compound called fabimycin, inhibited drug-resistant gram-negative bacteria in lab experiments, as well as in mice with pneumonia and urinary tract infections. Gram-negative bacteria are a class […]
London: Author Salman Rushdie has been taken off his ventilator and is talking as he recovers from being stabbed in the US. British-American writer Aatish Taseer said, in a since-deleted tweet, that the 75-year-old was “off the ventilator and talking (and joking)”, which was then confirmed by the author’s agent Andrew Wylie. Wylie had earlier […]
New York: Salman Rushdie was on a ventilator with a damaged liver and may lose one of his eyes after the Mumbai-born controversial author was stabbed in the neck and abdomen by a man on stage at a literary event in upstate New York. Rushdie, who faced Islamist death threats for years after writing “The […]
Chautauqua (US): Salman Rushdie, the author whose writing led to death threats from Iran in the 1980s, was attacked and apparently stabbed in the neck on Friday by a man who rushed the stage as he was about to give a lecture in western New York. An Associated Press reporter witnessed a man confront Rushdie […]
Mumbai: Sara Ali Khan recently visited New York and it looks like she had a blast. Sara shared a video on Instagram and wrote “24 hours in NYC” in it. In the video, she can be seen living life in New York style – visiting her favourite cafes, and restaurants, sipping coffee, and of course, […]
New York: A McDonald’s worker in New York’s Brooklyn who was shot point-blank in a spat over cold french fries has died, police said. Following the Monday night shooting, Matthew Webb, 23, had been on life support at Brookdale Hospital and died on Friday, reports dpa news agency citing the police as saying. The suspect, […]
New York: Twitter appears to be experiencing an outage for thousands of users across the globe on Thursday. Individuals attempting to use the social media platform were met with a message saying “Tweets aren’t loading right now. Try again”.
New Delhi: Crude oil futures on Tuesday declined by 0.46 per cent to Rs 8,682 per barrel as participants trimmed their positions on low demand. On the Multi Commodity Exchange, crude oil for July delivery fell by Rs 40 or 0.46 per cent to Rs 8,682 per barrel with a business volume of 6,186 lots. […]