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Surrogate mother fled to save disabled baby from abortion

Apr 05, 2013 at 09:37 | Source: DNA India

A surrogate mother fled across the United States to save the child s life when the couple whose baby she was carrying demanded she have an abortion after discovering that the girl would be born severely disabled. Crystal Kelley, 30, learned five mon...

Direct Benefits Transfer to be expanded in 78 more districts

Apr 04, 2013 at 22:57 | Source: The Hindu BusinessLine

New Delhi, April 4: The Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT) scheme, or direct cash transfer, is likely to be expanded in 78 more districts in the next phase beginning July 1, according to a statement issued by the Prime Minister’s Office, ahead of ...

Pistorius back on blades for first time after shooting case

Apr 04, 2013 at 19:50 | Source: FirstPost

Oscar Pistorius has been running on his blades again and his return to regular training is imminent, his agent says.It is the first time it has been confirmed that the athlete has run since he was charged with the Valentine's Day shooting death of gi...

Barack Obama to return 5 per cent of his salary

Apr 04, 2013 at 14:55 | Source: Economic Times

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama plans to return 5 percent of his salary to the Treasury in solidarity with federal workers who are going to be furloughed as part of the automatic budget cuts known as sequester, an administration official said Wed...

American Islamic groups seeks strong punishment for crimes against Sikhs

Apr 04, 2013 at 09:37 | Source: FirstPost

Washington: An American Islamic group soughtmaximum penalty for a man from Washington who has beenindicted by a federal grand jury in Seattle on charges of hatecrime against a 50-year-old Sikh man."We ask that federal prosecutors seek the maximu...

99% special children like regular school

Apr 04, 2013 at 07:01 | Source: Indian Express

A nationwide study by the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) to examine the enrolment, access and retention of children with disabilities (CWD) has revealed that while 99 per cent of these children liked attending regular s...

Hyundai, Kia recall more than 1.8 million vehicles in U.S.

Apr 04, 2013 at 00:15 | Source: firstpost

DETROIT (Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Corp (005380.KS) and its Kia Motors (000270.KS) affiliate are recalling more than 1.8 million cars and SUVs in the United States to address a potentially faulty switch and a loose headliner, according to U.S. safety ...

Hyundai and Kia in US car recalls

Apr 03, 2013 at 23:07 | Source: BBC

Hyundai Motor and its Kia Motors affiliate are recalling more than 1.8 million cars and sports utility vehicles in the US to fix faults. Hyundai is recalling 1,059,824 cars and SUVs and Kia 623,658 vehicles, from the 2007 to 2011 model years. The mov...

New tough anti-rape law comes into force

Apr 03, 2013 at 16:46 | Source: The Hindu BusinessLine

New Delhi, Apr 3: President Pranab Mukherjee has given his assent to the anti-rape bill which provides for life term and even death sentence for rape convicts besides stringent punishment for offences like acid attacks, stalking and voyeurism. Mukhe...

Kim Jong Un Creates Short-Term Buying Opportunity

Apr 03, 2013 at 04:00 | Source: Bloomberg

North Korea's announcement that it will use its facilities at Yongbyon to enlarge its nuclear arsenal has set more than a few temples to throbbing. The site's uranium enrichment plant and 5-megawatt graphite-rod reactor (disabled sinc...

Govt says no to states' demand for extending RTE deadline

Apr 02, 2013 at 21:33 | Source: firstpost

New Delhi: The government today rejected the demand of some states of extending the Right to Education (RTE) deadline on meeting infrastructure norms but asked them to act tough on schools which are lagging far behind in implementing them.Amid concer...

Injured Red Sox DH Ortiz says heels are improving

Apr 02, 2013 at 00:00 | Source: Wall Street Journal

NEW YORK — Boston designated hitter David Ortiz said he is making progress in his recovery from soreness in both heels and he hopes to play in minor league or extended spring training games next week. Ortiz is on the 15-day disabled list, but he wa...

US teen with Down syndrome scales Mount Everest

Apr 01, 2013 at 18:01 | Source: The Hindu BusinessLine

New York, Apr 1: A 15-year-old US boy has possibly become one of the first person ever with Down syndrome to have scaled the Mount Everest - the world’s tallest mountain.Eli Reimer is also possibly the first American teen -- with the syndrome ...

Cyber security market may reach $870 mn by 2017: Report

Apr 01, 2013 at 18:01 | Source: Indian Express

Global market for cyber security solutions may grow to USD 870 million by 2017, says research firm IDC. Cybercriminals use thousands of networked computers (botnets) to `jam' a website by directing excessive traffic to it, causing it to crash. Such a...

Cyber security market may reach $870 mn by 2017: Report

Apr 01, 2013 at 15:27 | Source: Financial Express

Global market for cyber security solutions may grow to USD 870 million by 2017, says research firm IDC. Cybercriminals use thousands of networked computers (botnets) to `jam' a website by directing excessive traffic to it, causing it to crash. Such ...

Cyber security market may reach $870 million by 2017: Report

Apr 01, 2013 at 13:27 | Source: DNA India

Global market for cyber security solutions may grow to USD 870 million by 2017, says research firm IDC. Cybercriminals use thousands of networked computers (botnets) to `jam a website by directing excessive traffic to it, causing it to crash. Such at...

Disabled girl repeatedly raped by relative in Thane

Apr 01, 2013 at 12:21 | Source: firstpost

Thane: A 17-year-old disabled girl was allegedly raped several times since last year by her distant relative, police said.The victim filed a complaint on Sunday against her paternal uncle Sajayi V Adal (22), working in a hotel, alleging that taking a...

Global market for cyber security will be worth $870 mn by 2017: IDC

Apr 01, 2013 at 09:50 | Source: firstpost

The global market for cyber security solutions may grow to $870 million by 2017, says research firm IDC.Cybercriminals use thousands of networked computers (botnets) to `jam' a website by directing excessive traffic to it, causing it to crash. Such a...

In Easter Speech, Pope Urges Peace in Korea, Syria

Apr 01, 2013 at 06:00 | Source: Wall Street Journal

Pope Francis holds a disabled child in his arms after celebrating Easter Mass before thousands of people in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican Sunday. VATICAN CITY—The new leader of the world's Roman Catholics urged a speedy resoluti...

Empowered by RTE, two schools for disabled celebrate closure

Apr 01, 2013 at 05:20 | Source: Indian Express

AS THE deadline for compliance with the four-year-old Right to Education Act ends on Monday, two schools here are on the verge of shutting down. However, in the case of Saraswati Mandir and Tulip, that is a cause for celebration � the result of a "...

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