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  • newDyeing to create designs
    Her passion for fashion led her to create her own label – Krsnah
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:53pm -
  • newBridging boundaries through music
    Independent music producer Sonaljit Mukherjee talks about his Bengaluru-Massachusetts connection and collaborations across the globe
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:50pm -
  • newLet’s take a walk
    It is no longer just about monuments. Monsoon, saris, barsaatis, food, flowers, baolis…there is nothing left out of the purview of the walking groups which have emerged in large numbers in Delhi
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:49pm -
  • newMake way for Shahbanu
    Persia is in focus at the ongoing Amazon India Couture Week
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:48pm -
  • new‘Opening shop of heritage walks is a fad’
    Heritage consultant Navina Jafa on the commercial and cultural aspects of heritage walks
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:47pm -
  • newRainbow of love
    A queer flash mob to spread the message of equality through dance and music
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:44pm -
  • newMaking IVF efficacious
    As we all know that infertility is a growing problem. According to the World Health Organisation’s estimates about 8-10 per cent of couples experience some form of infertility. On a worldwide scal...
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:42pm -
  • newAn evening with Kalam
    The evening was dank, dark and gloomy. The intermittent spells of rain not doing much to lift the spirits. The streetlights functioned on their whims. Somehow, I managed to keep my date with the o...
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:41pm -
  • newIn a musical space called faith
    Vasundhara Komkali’s life has been one of faith — that exceeded her, and her gurus.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:38pm -
  • newTurning dreams to reality
    American Honors and its 2+2 Pathway Program provides help to bright students eager to study in the US
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:34pm -
  • newPlaying a new ball game
    In love with Delhi’s food culture, seven-time national tennis champion Gaurav Natekar says fitness is not about staying away from good food
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:33pm -
  • newNot a cake walk
    Emerging pastry chefs showed their skills at the Pastry Queen India Championship-2015 in Gurgaon
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:32pm -
  • newABCD of Telugu cinema
    Ready reckoner on the Telugu film industry for audiences in Kerala
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:08pm -
  • newSailors from Telangana win laurels
    Sailors of the state put up a sterling display at the Laser Sailing Championship in the Hussain Sagar
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:08pm -
  • newCause was the winner
    A fund raising football match that saw players committing to a cause
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:04pm -
  • newLive chat: The debate around death penalty
    With the death penalty in sharp focus on Wednesday over the case of Yakub Memon and the convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi case, The Hindu hosted an online debate about capital punishment.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:02pm -
  • newTalvar to premiere at Toronto
    The thriller is a fictional dramatisation of Aarushi Talwar murder case
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:59pm -
  • newIn search of mysticism
    Celebrated Russian artist Nicholas Roerich’s works on display at Salar Jung Museum
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:59pm -
  • newAn impetus for aspirant RJs
    St. Francis Women’s College to host a 15 day course in RJing, open for all and will have participants learning from industry experts
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:57pm -
  • newKings of the kitchen
    Chicken biriyani, upma, karimeen pollichathu, pasta, bhatura, pavakka pickle, duck curry, crab… no recipe is too intimidating to try for these men who cook for the sheer love of it.
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:51pm -
  • newIS planning to attack India: report
    The intention is to provoke a confrontation with the United States
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:32pm -
  • newMusic without borders
    Toccata Musical Productions will bring international music to Kochi
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:31pm -
  • newRs. three lakh stolen from Kannada film director’s car
    Noted Kannada film director and actor was robbed of Rs. Three lakh as he left a suitcase with the cash in his car by diverting attention.According to police, the complainant S. Narayan,...
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:13pm -
  • newBengaluru Today: July 30
    You want to know what's going on in Namma Bengaluru? Click here to view the list of Religious, Cultural and General events happening across the City
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:13pm -
  • newSpeculations rife, security tight in Nagpur
    Fund granted to put up iron grills to cover the open space in the hanging yard of Nagpur central jail
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:12pm -
  • newRajinikanth remembers ‘mahatma’ Kalam
    "I did not have the privilege of seeing our mahatma Gandhiji, Kamaraj or Barathiyaar but was blessed enough to live amidst mahatma Kalamji," the actor tweeted.
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:59pm -
  • newMore significant companies are being formed outside USA, in India and China: Moritz
    An entrepreneur asked this technical question to Sir Michael Moritz, chairman of the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital during his interaction with
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:58pm -
  • newBJP welcomes SC verdict on Memon plea
    Says justice has been delivered to victims of the Mumbai blasts
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:58pm -
  • newCongress: Yakub verdict ‘partial justice’ to blasts victims
    The Congress on Wednesday termed the Supreme Court’s refusal to stay the execution of Yakub Memon as “partial justice to the 1993 Mumbai blasts victims” and said that justice would be complete whe...
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:57pm -
  • newIt’s Bold Command vs. Super Sunshine
    Bold Command and Super Sunshine may fight out the finish of the Bangalore Summer Million (1,600m), the chief event of the races to be held here on Thursday (July 30).False rails (width abou...
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:53pm -
  • newMake Way For Me catches the eye
    Make Way For Me caught  the eye when the horses were exercised here on Wednesday.Sand track600m: Staristocrat (Yash Narredu) 40.5. Moved freely. Born To Win (Zameer) 39.5. Wor...
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:52pm -
  • newEquine Love shows out
    Equine Love, One Big Gang and Alexandrite showed out when the horses were exercised here on Wednesday morning (July 29).Inner sand:1,400m: Treasure Mountain (rb) 1-39.5, (1,40...
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:52pm -
  • newDelhi HC raps Ola for violating ban
    Admonishing app-based cab service Ola for not complying with the ban imposed on it by the State government, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to grant it any interim relief and directed “st...
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:45pm -
  • new‘Make Organic Living a Choice’
    In the first of its kind event Soroptimist International Madurai Chapter is introducing everything organic to the city people at a three-day fair that kicks off on Friday
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:32pm -
  • newAge no bar for art
    Despite his failing eyesight, artist Joseph George says he is only becoming better with age
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:25pm -
  • newI am... Jayaraj R.
    Occupation: Sells JamunsCare for some jamuns? This medicinal fruit is said to be able to control diabetes. These jamuns come from Andhra Pradesh. My boss travels there every week to p...
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:16pm -
  • newIEF launches Career Excellence Centre in Mangaluru
    Institutional Excellence Forum, a Noida-based non-profit organisation, on Wednesday opened a Career Excellence Centre at Mangaluru’s The Yenepoya School. This is the first centre of IEF...
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:16pm -
  • newWhat was cooking in Harappa?
    Archaeologist and anthropologist Brad Chase, who was on a visit to the city, on exploring the food habits of the Indus Valley civilisation.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:13pm -
  • new18,000-pound cottage gifted to Prince George in U.K.
    The cottage in Highgrove, the residence of Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, has been gifted to him by a Dorset-based company that began with the help of the Charles’s trust.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:52pm -
  • new‘Converting Tandas into revenue villages imperative for their development’
    Converting Thands, inhabited by Banjara or Lambani community, into revenue villages was very important for their all-round development, opined Jalaja Naik, chairperson of Karnataka Thanda Developm...
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:51pm -
  • newSnake checks into Delhi hotel, rescued
    Wildlife SOS’ Rapid Response Unit rescued a three-foot-long royal snake from a hotel room in Karkarduma, after it was chanced upon by an unsuspecting guest. The snake was found to be fit for r...
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:47pm -
  • newSpiceJet in talks with Boeing, Airbus for $11 billion jet deal
    Budget airline SpiceJet Ltd is in talks with Boeing Co and Airbus Group to acquire about 100 new narrow-body jets, its chief financial officer said on Wednesday, in a deal that would be worth abou...
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:47pm -
  • newSensex breaks 4-day losing streak; jumps 104 points
    The market benchmark Sensex on Wednesday recovered from over one-month lows by rising 104.20 points to 27,563.43 as investors preferred to create positions in IT, capital goods and auto stocks ahe...
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:38pm -
  • newLokayukta on leave
    Lokayukta Y. Bhaskar Rao's son, Ashwin Rao was remanded in SIT custody on Tuesday.
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:35pm -
  • newMichel Platini confirms he will run for FIFA president
    Platini, the UEFA president and a FIFA vice president, wrote to member federations in Europe on Wednesday saying he will stand in the election and is counting on their support.
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:33pm -
  • newClassical music performance in Bidar tomorrow
    Krishnendra Wadekar will present a Hindustani classical music performance in the Sangeet Kala Mandal in Bidar on Thursday evening.Violinist Narayan Hirekolachi and Tabla player Sharanapp...
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:33pm -
  • newSpeed up process of providing compensation: ZP CEO
    Sharat. B, Zilla Panchayat Chief Executive Officer, has instructed officials to speed up the process of distributing compensation to families of farmers who committed suicide in the district....
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:29pm -
  • newTwo Maoists killed in Bastar encounter
    Two Maoists were killed and four arrested during two different encounters with the police in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh on Wednesday.“One Maoist was killed and four woman Maoists...
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:28pm -
  • newBJP lists reasons for farmers’ suicides
    Farmers commit suicide owing to irregular power supply, failure of borwells, says BJP.
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:22pm -
  • newABVP, SFI disrupt medical counselling in Telangana
    Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad activists stalled the counselling process at the JNTU Hyderabad counselling centre protesting against the increased fee structure.
    - 6 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:20pm -

Hindustan Times

  • newKalam was not against swearing in Sonia as PM: Manmohan Singh

    Kalam was not against swearing in Sonia as PM: Manmohan Singh

    In the first interview he has given since he demitted office as prime minister Dr Manmohan Singh has said that its a complete canard that Dr APJ Adbul Kalam as president was reluctant to appoint Sonia Gandhi as prime minister Dr Manmohan Singh said this is totally untrue and I cannot understand how this story has spread
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:32pm -
  • newRajiv Gandhi killers will not be hanged, confirms SC

    Rajiv Gandhi killers will not be hanged, confirms SC

    The Supreme Court dismissed on Wednesday the centres curative petition against its 2014 judgment commuting the death sentence of three convicts to life term in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:32pm -
  • newNagpur jail gets ready to hang Yakub Memon

    Nagpur jail gets ready to hang Yakub Memon

    A constable who executed 2611 attacks terrorist Ajmal Kasab at Punes Yerawada jail in 2012 will be the hangman for Memon while the rope has been sourced from outside jail officials revealed
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:51pm -
  • newSC rejects Yakub Memon's mercy plea, all eyes on President

    SC rejects Yakub Memon's mercy plea, all eyes on President

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the petition of Yakub Memon the 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts convict rejecting his argument that correct procedure was not followed in his case
    - 7 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 4:09pm -
  • newMullah Omar 'died two years ago', Taliban remain mum

    Mullah Omar 'died two years ago', Taliban remain mum

    The Afghan Talibans supreme leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has died Afghan officials were quoted as saying by the media on Wednesday though there was no word from the militant group
    - 9 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 2:45pm -
  • newIS document reveals plans to spark war in India: Report

    IS document reveals plans to spark war in India: Report

    An apparent Islamic State recruitment document found in Pakistans lawless tribal belt reveals that the terror group has plans to trigger a war in India to provoke an Armageddonlike end of the world according to a media report
    - 9 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 2:25pm -
  • newAnshu Gupta, Sanjiv Chaturvedi among 5 Magsaysay recipients

    Anshu Gupta, Sanjiv Chaturvedi among 5 Magsaysay recipients

    Whistleblower Sanjiv Chaturvedi and activist Anshu Gupta are the two Indians among the five people honoured on Wednesday with the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award for 2015
    - 11 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:22pm -
  • newMemon files fresh mercy plea with President to stay execution

    Memon files fresh mercy plea with President to stay execution

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday was hearing the plea of Yakub Memon the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case convict seeking the stay of his execution scheduled for July 30 even as he filed a fresh mercy petition with the President
    - 12 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 11:42am -
  • newWindows 10 review: 5 ways it is better than Windows 8

    Windows 10 review: 5 ways it is better than Windows 8

    The good thing about Microsofts new Windows 10 is that it takes you much less time to get used to than its predecessor Windows 8 There is another great thing about it This update is free
    - 12 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 11:20am -
  • newFinal journey: Abdul Kalam's mortal remains reach Rameswaram

    Final journey: Abdul Kalam's mortal remains reach Rameswaram

    APJ Abdul Kalam 83 died after suffering a massive cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture at IIMShillong on Monday evening His body was flown from New Delhi to Tamil Nadu on Wednesday morning
    - 12 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 11:19am -

Indian Express

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  • ISC, ICSE results out; girls outperform boys

    ISC, ICSE results out; girls outperform boys

    The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) on Monday declared results for both class XII, which saw a pass percentage of 96.28, and class X with 98.49 per cent as girls once again outshone boys.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 7:42pm -
  • Kolkata's Arkya Chatterjee secures 1st rank in ISC, 3 share top rank in ICSE examination

    Kolkata's Arkya Chatterjee secures 1st rank in ISC, 3 share top rank in ICSE examination

    The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) on Monday declared results for both class XII, which saw a pass percentage of 96.28, and class X with 98.49 per cent as girls once again outshone boys.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 7:41pm -
  • India-Afghanistan: A million ties

    India-Afghanistan: A million ties

    A day before Afghanistan's President visited India on his maiden trip, Mohd Ashraf Ghani spent 30 minutes exclusively with CNN-IBN in his palace. We spotted outgoing American generals before the interview and incoming Parliamentarians after.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 7:28pm -
  • AAP is not focusing on the promises they made to the people of Delhi: BJP

    AAP is not focusing on the promises they made to the people of Delhi: BJP

    BJP leader Vijay Goel on Monday said that the AAP government is not focusing on the promises that it had made during the Delhi election.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 7:25pm -
  • Watch: Delhi Police releases CCTV footage of Manoj Vashishth encounter

    Watch: Delhi Police releases CCTV footage of Manoj Vashishth encounter

    The Delhi Police on Monday released CCTV visuals of the encounter in which a suspected criminal was killed on Saturday. The victim Manoj Vashishth's family has been claiming the encounter at a restaurant in Rajendra Nagar was staged. They met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh seeking help. The Home Minister assured them a fair trial and said an SIT has been set up to probe the incident.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 7:23pm -
  • Bribe issue: Delhi Court to hear plea against Arvind Kejriwal on July 26

    Bribe issue: Delhi Court to hear plea against Arvind Kejriwal on July 26

    A city court on Monday fixed July 26 for hearing a criminal complaint seeking action against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for allegedly exhorting voters to take bribe from Congress and BJP and vote for AAP in the last assembly elections.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 6:19pm -
  • Government working on including criminal provisions in law on Ganga

    Government working on including criminal provisions in law on Ganga

    The government is in the advanced stages of preparing the final draft of a law, which will incorporate criminal provisions, in its bid to abate pollution and maintain sustainable cleanliness in River Ganga.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 6:03pm -
  • India gives USD 2.1 million to WHO, JP Nadda assumes WHA presidency

    India gives USD 2.1 million to WHO, JP Nadda assumes WHA presidency

    India on Monday announced that it would contribute USD 2.1 million to the World Health Organisation (WHO) as a "reflection" of its commitment to the global health body and its mandate.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 5:57pm -
  • Include Sonepat, Panipat in Smart City project: Assocham

    Include Sonepat, Panipat in Smart City project: Assocham

    Inclusion of Haryana's upcoming satellite towns of Sonepat and Panipat in Centre's ambitious '100 Smart Cities project' can help attract fresh investments worth about Rs 200-300 crore in the region, industry body Assocham said on Monday.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 5:51pm -
  • Mamata Banerjee lauds performance of Howrah district

    Mamata Banerjee lauds performance of Howrah district

    Keeping her promise of taking state secretariat to the districts, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday held an administrative review meeting here and said holding 89 such meetings in about last four years is a record.
    - 72 days ago, 18 May 15, 5:34pm -

Zee News

Asian Age

  • newMilitant attack in Anantnag, five injured

    Militant attack in Anantnag, five injured

    (Representational Image)Militants lobbed a grenade on a CRPF party in Qazi Bagh area near K P RoadSrinagar: Three CRPF jawans and two civilians were injured in a grenade attack by militants in Anantnag district of south Kashmir on Wednesday, police said.Militants lobbed a grenade on a CRPF party in Qazi Bagh area near K P Road Anantnag, leaving five persons injured.The injured have been rushed to a hospital, the police said, adding the area has been cordoned off and a hunt has been launched…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • new52 students taken ill after consuming milk in school

    52 students taken ill after consuming milk in school

    (Representational Image)All students are out of danger and many of them have been dischargedLucknow: Over 50 students of a government primary school at Arya Nagar locality in Cantonment area here fell ill after consuming milk provided under mid-day meal scheme on Wednesday, prompting the district administration to order an inquiry into the matter."Fifty-two students were admitted to Cantonment Hospital after milk consumption. All of them are out of danger and many of them have been discharge…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newChicken bites man, leads to clash between two communities in Kanpur

    Chicken bites man, leads to clash between two communities in Kanpur

    Representational Image. (Photo: AFP)The enraged youth kicked the bird, infuriating the chicken's owner who thrash the boyKanpur: In a bizarre turn of events, two communities clashed with each other after a chicken bit a man at Colonelganj area here, following which police arrested the fowl's owner and his father.The chain of events was set in motion yesterday when the chicken bit a 17-year-old youth from the neighbourhood. The enraged youth kicked the bird, infuriating the chicken's owner an…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newSanjiv Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta win Ramon Magsaysay award

    Sanjiv Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta win Ramon Magsaysay award

    Whistleblower Indian forest officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi and Founder of NGO Goonj Anshu Gupta. (Photo: PTI)Anshu Gupta is being recognised for his creative vision and enterprising leadershipNew Delhi: Whistleblower Indian forest officer Sanjiv Chaturvedi, who was removed from the post of Chief Vigilance officer at AIIMS, and founder of NGO Goonj Anshu Gupta are the two Indians selected for this year's Ramon Magsaysay Award.Three others who have been selected for the award include Kommaly Chanth…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newYakub Memon case: Supreme Court rejects curative petition, says legal procedures correctly followed

    Yakub Memon case: Supreme Court rejects curative petition, says legal procedures correctly followed

    A recent photo of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon (Photo: IGNOU)His mercy petition is now pending before the Maharashtra Governor and the PresidentNew Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that legal processes were correctly followed in the 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon.Memon had asked the top court to stop his hanging, saying that rules were violated. His mercy petition is now pending before the Maharashtra Governor and the President of India.Over 22 years after the me…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newISIS preparing to attack India to provoke United States: report

    ISIS preparing to attack India to provoke United States: report

    IS seeks to unite dozens of factions of the Pakistani and Afghan Taliban into a single army of terror. (Photo: AFP)Even if US tries to attack with all its allies, the ummah will be united, resulting in final...Washington: The ISIS is preparing to attack India to provoke an Armageddon-like confrontation with the US, according to an internal recruitment document of the feared group, which also seeks to unite the Pakistani and Afghan Taliban into a single army of terror.An investigative story p…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newPakistan violates ceasefire along Line of Control

    Pakistan violates ceasefire along Line of Control

    (Representational Image)The first ceasefire violation took place at 11:40 a.m, says ArmySrinagar: Pakistan on Wednesday violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control in Machil sector of Jammu and Kashmir by targeting Indian positions.The first ceasefire violation took place at 11:40 this morning and then another one at 12:30 hours, the Army said.The Pakistan army resorted to unprovoked firing on the Indian positions, it said, adding the Indian side effectively retaliated to the firing fr…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newHC exempts Smriti Irani from personal appearance in defamation case

    HC exempts Smriti Irani from personal appearance in defamation case

    Union HRD minister Smriti Irani. (Photo: PTI)New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Wednesday exempted Union HRD minister Smriti Irani from personal appearance in a criminal defamation case filed by Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam. Justice Suresh Kait issued notice to Nirupam on Irani's plea, who also sough quashing of the summon issued to her by a trial court on June 6, 2014. She has also sought quashing of the complaint filed by Nirupam."Petitioner (Irani) exempted from appearing in the trial court.…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newSupreme Court confirms its decision to commute death sentence of Rajiv Gandhi's assassins

    Supreme Court confirms its decision to commute death sentence of Rajiv Gandhi's assassins

    Former PM Rajiv Gandhi. (Photo: PTI/File)New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the curative petition of the Central Government upholding the commutation of death sentence of three convicts involved in the assassination of former PM Rajiv Gandhi in May 1991.The apex Court had earlier said that it was essential for the convicts to suffer and realize the victim's pain through ' slow poison' and asked the Centre if a governor can take a decision over the mercy plea of any convict who…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newModi to attend Abdul Kalam's last rites in Rameswaram

    Modi to attend Abdul Kalam's last rites in Rameswaram

    PM will arrive early in the morning and attend the rituals at around 11 am (Photo: PTI)The mortal remains of former President APJ Abdul Kalam being taken for its departure to Rameshwaram for final rites at AFS Palam in New DelhiNew Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be attending the last rites of former president A P J Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram on Thursday, whose demise he described today as a loss of "Ratna (gem) of Bharat"."The Prime Minister is coming," Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu…
    - 23 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 12:00am -

Google India News

  • newWhen Kalam came calling… - Times of India

    When Kalam came calling… - Times of India

    FirstpostWhen Kalam came calling…Times of IndiaPATNA: While addressing National Institute of Technology-Patna (NITP)'s third convocation on September 29, 2013, former President A P J Abdul Kalam had told students that every leader must have a vision and passion to transform that vision into actions ...Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin pay tributes to inspirational APJ Abdul KalamDaily News & AnalysisFormer president APJ Abdul Kalam's mortal remains reach Rameswaram to an ...FirstpostAnushka Sharma…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 15, 10:18pm -
  • newMagsaysay award winners Sanjiv Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta to utilise prize money ... - Economic Times

    Magsaysay award winners Sanjiv Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta to utilise prize money ... - Economic Times

    Hindu Business LineMagsaysay award winners Sanjiv Chaturvedi, Anshu Gupta to utilise prize money ...Economic TimesNEW DELHI: Ramon Magsaysay award winners Sanjiv Chaturvedi and Anshu Gupta today said they would utilise the prize money for the benefit of poorer sections of the society. While bureaucrat Chaturvedi, who had initiated probe into alleged scams at ...Magsaysay Awardee Sanjiv Chaturvedi's 'happy' mother says he never compromised ...Financial ExpressOur work towards humanity will conti…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 15, 10:16pm -
  • newModi govt recommends rejection of Yakub Memon's fresh mercy plea - Times of India

    Modi govt recommends rejection of Yakub Memon's fresh mercy plea - Times of India

    Times of IndiaModi govt recommends rejection of Yakub Memon's fresh mercy pleaTimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: The Modi government has recommended rejection of Yakub Memon's fresh mercy plea, and, President Pranab Mukherjee is likely to go by the view of the home ministry. The home ministry is said to have opined that there was no fresh ground for ...Countdown for Yakub Memon's hanging starts at Nagpur jailEconomic TimesLive: MHA to advise President Pranab to hang Yakub Memon after SC rejects ...Firstp…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 15, 10:15pm -
  • newAAP govt puts up new posters with Abdul Kalam's inspirational quotes - Daily News & Analysis

    AAP govt puts up new posters with Abdul Kalam's inspirational quotes - Daily News & Analysis

    Daily News & AnalysisAAP govt puts up new posters with Abdul Kalam's inspirational quotesDaily News & AnalysisYesterday, Delhi government said it has instructed to remove displays or advertisements from outdoor sites as a mark of respect to the departed soul. Abdul Kalam The new posters that have been put up outside Delhi Secretariat mentions Kalam's famous ...How much money has AAP government spent on advertisements, asks Delhi HCIBNLiveCentre transfers two Delhi officials, AAP cries foulBusin…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 15, 10:12pm -
  • new700 NDRF personnel, 3 choppers deployed in flood-hit Guj, Raj - Business Standard

    700 NDRF personnel, 3 choppers deployed in flood-hit Guj, Raj - Business Standard

    NDTV700 NDRF personnel, 3 choppers deployed in flood-hit Guj, RajBusiness StandardMore than 700 NDRF personnel, 3 helicopters and 30 boats have been deployed for rescue and relief operations in Gujarat and Rajasthan where incessant rains have claimed 22 lives. A total of 15 search and rescue teams of National Disaster Response ...26 dead as rains wreck havoc in Gujarat, Odisha and RajasthanDaily News & AnalysisFlash floods in northern Gujarat kill at least 26Hindustan TimesFlood-like situation…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 15, 10:12pm -
  • newNow Pappu Yadav gets 'Y' category security - Economic Times

    Now Pappu Yadav gets 'Y' category security - Economic Times

    Daily News & AnalysisNow Pappu Yadav gets 'Y' category securityEconomic TimesNEW DELHI: Former RJD MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav has been given 'Y' category security, over a week after former Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi was accorded the top 'Z-plus' security cover by the Centre. The move comes months ahead ...In Poll Bound Bihar, Pappu Yadav's Security Upgrade Sparks TalkNDTVPappu Yadav gets Y category securityIndia TodayMHA directs Bihar Govt to provide 'Y' category security to…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:52pm -
  • newKalam was not against swearing in Sonia as PM: Manmohan Singh - Hindustan Times

    Kalam was not against swearing in Sonia as PM: Manmohan Singh - Hindustan Times

    Hindustan TimesKalam was not against swearing in Sonia as PM: Manmohan SinghHindustan TimesIn this Wednesday, May 21, 2014 file photo, former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh attends a ceremony marking the death anniversary of former PM Rajiv Gandhi, in New Delhi. (AP Photo) ...It's a canard APJ Abdul Kalam had reservations on Sonia Gandhi as PM: Manmohan ...Economic TimesIt is a canard that Kalam was reluctant to appoint Sonia Gandhi as PM ...Zee NewsDr APJ Abdul Kalam never had reservatio…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:44pm -
  • newDeadlock in Parliament likely to continue - Economic Times

    Deadlock in Parliament likely to continue - Economic Times

    IBNLiveDeadlock in Parliament likely to continueEconomic TimesNEW DELHI: No signs of end to the over weeklong deadlock in Parliament is in sight despite the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha resuming proceedings tomorrow after two days in the wake of the death of former President A P J Abdul Kalam. Home Minister ...Parliament logjam: Congress fury over TV 'blackout' completely misplacedFirstpostParliament to reconvene on 30 JulyLivemintGovernment prepares strategy to break Parliament logjamThe Hin…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:19pm -
  • newIndia shouldn't attend Commonwealth meet in Pak: Shiv Sena - Business Standard
    India shouldn't attend Commonwealth meet in Pak: Shiv SenaBusiness StandardShiv Sena, the ruling alliance partner in Maharashtra as well as at the Centre, today said India should not participate in the Commonwealth Convention to be held in Pakistan this year in view of the terrorist attack in Punjab that left seven people dead.and more »
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:10pm -
  • newIS document reveals plans to spark war in India: Report - Hindustan Times

    IS document reveals plans to spark war in India: Report - Hindustan Times

    Hindustan TimesIS document reveals plans to spark war in India: ReportHindustan TimesFile photo of Kashmiri protesters displaying the flags of IS and Pakistan flag during a protest against the alleged desecration of Jamia Masjid by police in Srinagar, Jammu-Kashmir.(Photo by Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times) ...IS planning to attack India: reportThe HinduISIS document on attacking India rubbish: Home MinistryIndia TodayIS plans to attack India to bring US into conflict: ReportTimes of OmanCBS Lo…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:33pm -

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  • newIndia set to become world's most populous country by 2022 - U.N.

    India set to become world's most populous country by 2022 - U.N.

    By Emma Batha LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - India is set to overtake China and become the world's most populous country in less than a decade - six years sooner than previously forecast, the United Nations said on Wednesday. Fast-growing Nigeria is on course to outstrip the United States by about 2050 to become the country with the third largest population, the United Nations predicted. The current global population of 7.3 billion is forecast to reach 9.7 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion…
    - 1 hour ago, 29 Jul 15, 10:06pm -
  • newTable Tennis: AAI win girls title, PSPB in men and women's finals
    New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Airports Authority of India dethroned Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) to win the youth girls team title in the ongoing 45th All India International Table Tennis Championships here on Wednesday.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:36pm -
  • newBanks' Q1 results show seeds of asset quality stability: RBI
    Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Reserve Bank of India's Deputy Governor S.S.Mundra on Wednesday said initial trends from commercial banks' first quarter results indicate some stability on their non performing assets (NPAs), or distressed loans, front. "We are seeing that there is some stability now in the NPA levels. "The only thing which can reduce NPAs is the way business is done..nothing else can.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:34pm -
  • newLatin American economic growth just 0.5 % this year: UN
    The economy of Latin America and the Caribbean will grow just 0.5 percent this year, half the previous forecast and the lowest level in six years, the United Nations said Wednesday. This is due mainly to major economic contractions expected in Brazil and Venezuela, said the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, a UN agency based in Chile. An external factor fueling the stagnation in Latin America and the Caribbean is slow world economic growth in 2015, in particular in China a…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:31pm -
  • newPresident Mukherjee remembers late Dr. Kalam
    New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Recalling his interactions with former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, President Pranab Mukherjee has expressed his deep sadness at the former's unexpected demise. "I am deeply saddened by Dr. Kalam's unexpected demise. "My first interaction with Dr. Kalam was when he was Scientific Advisor to Raksha Mantri.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:14pm -
  • newRajnath Singh reaches Rashtrapati Bhavan
    New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has reached the Rashtrapati Bhavan to meet President Pranab Mukherjee.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 9:14pm -
  • newPunjab gunmen expose India's soft border ahead of Pakistan talks

    Punjab gunmen expose India's soft border ahead of Pakistan talks

    By Andrew MacAskill and Frank Jack Daniel DINANAGAR, India/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Three men carrying assault rifles, bombs and a rocket launcher who went on a murderous rampage in a small Punjab farm town this week have shown how vulnerable India is to attacks that challenge tentative peace overtures with neighbour Pakistan. Monday's raid in an area that has long been tranquil came weeks after a meeting between Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif. It fit…
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:53pm -
  • newMamata happy with Britain trip
    London, July 29 (IANS) With West Bengal signing 22 initial agreements with Britain in various areas of cooperation, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday expressed satisfaction with her visit.
    - 2 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:52pm -
  • newPolitical parties largely hail SC nod to Yakub's hanging
    New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Political parties on Wednesday largely welcomed the Supreme Court's go-ahead for hanging Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon, saying justice has been delivered to the victims. "Dismissal of the petition by the Supreme Court is a culmination of judicial process in the country. Full justice would be done to 1993 Mumbai blast victims when Modi government will ensure extradition of Tiger Memon and Dawood Ibrahim," Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala told the media.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:30pm -
  • newGeneral Motors to invest $1 bn in India
    New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) American automobile manufacturer General Motors (GM) on Wednesday said it will invest around $1 billion in India to augment production capacity and create 12,000 jobs locally. "The Chevrolet brand is committed to India for the long-term. Earlier in the day, Barra, who has been credited with GM's recovery, met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:20pm -
  • newRespect appeals for mercy for Yakub Memon: Kavita Krishnan
    New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Reminding the people of late former president APJ Abdul Kalam's principled stand against the death penalty, activist Kavita Krishnan on Wednesday said the appeals for mercy for 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon should be respected. "I believe, today, so many of us are remembering Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, we should also remember his principled stand against the death penalty and he had said that life is given by the almighty and should be taken by the almighty," Krishna…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:05pm -
  • newIndia should say no to death penalty, says CPI's D Raja
    New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Reiterating his party's opposition to capital punishment, Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Wednesday said India should say no to the death penalty. "We continue to hold our position, we oppose capital punishment. India should say no to capital punishment," Raja told ANI.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:05pm -
  • newDhoni describes Kalam as 'greatest role model' for country
    Ranchi, July 29 (ANI): Condoling the demise of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, Indian cricket team's One Day International (ODI) skipper M. S. Dhoni on Wednesday said the former was the greatest role model for the country. "It is a very sad moment...He came from a humble background, achieved a lot because of his work and became supreme commander of the armed forces (President), there can't be a better success story than this," Dhoni said. "He is an ideal role model to the youngsters.... We're…
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:05pm -
  • newAustralia A 'in command' after skitlling India A for 135
    Chennai, July 29 (ANI): Australia A produced a disciplined bowling performance on Wednesday as they bundled out India A for a paltry 135 in the first innings and then made 43-0 at stumps on the opening day of the second unofficial Test in Chennai. Karun Nair was the top scorer for the hosts, with 50. Meanwhile, India's star batsman Virat Kohli failed to turnaround his batting woes after he was trapped lbw by Ashton Agar for a cheap 16.
    - 3 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 8:05pm -
  • newGurgaon to have startup warehouse: Haryana CM
    Gurgaon, July 29 (IANS) A startup warehouse on 16 acres of land will be set up in Gurgaon that will help accomplish the Digital India dream, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Wednesday. Nasscom on Wednesday signed an agreement with the Haryana State Electronic Development Corporation Limited (HARTRON) to set up the startup warehouse "This partnership is a step towards accomplishing the dream of Digital India.
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:46pm -
  • newEx-Nepal PM opposes giving road project to Indian consortium
    Kathmandu, July 29 (IANS) Former prime minister Baburam Bhattarai has opposed the government's plan to hand over the Kathmandu-Nijgadh Fast Track Road Project to an Indian consortium, terming the move against Nepal's national interest. Nepal government is preparing to award the contract to an Indian consortium -- comprising Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Transportation Networks, IL&FS Engineering and Construction and Suryavir Infrastructure Construction with Nepal's Physical Infra…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:44pm -
  • newBargain hunting propels markets; Sensex up 104 points
    Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Bargain hunting coupled with subsiding of US rate hike fears on Wednesday propelled Indian equity markets which closed in the green.
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:26pm -
  • newVedanta looks to restart Goa mines by October
    By Aman Shah MUMBAI (Reuters) - Vedanta Ltd said on Wednesday it expected to restart iron ore mining by October in top exporting Goa province and that talks were continuing with regulators for merging with its cash-rich unit Cairn India . Chief Executive Tom Albanese said on a conference call Vedanta was hoping to get approvals as early as next month to restart a few mines in Goa and was positioned to restart mining at a rate of 5.5 million tonnes a year. Albanese separately said in a statement…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:18pm -
  • newBCCI ban on Sreesanth to stay: Thakur
    New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday insisted that the ban on the three Rajasthan Royals players S. Sreesanth, Ankeet Chavan and Ajit Chandila would not be lifted. A Delhi trial court on July 25 dropped all charges against the trio and 33 others in connection with the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot fixing and betting scandal that rocked the cash-rich Twenty20 tournament in 2013. The BCCI on the same day, however, said the ban will still stay.
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:14pm -
  • newGM to invest $1 billion in India to boost exports

    GM to invest $1 billion in India to boost exports

    By Aditi Shah NEW DELHI (Reuters) - General Motors Co said on Wednesday it will invest $1 billion over the next few years to turn India into a global export hub, even as it cuts production capacity in the country due to sluggish demand. The Detroit carmaker, which has the capacity to produce more than 280,000 cars a year in India, will reduce this to 220,000 a year by 2025 as it stops making cars at one plant and modestly raises capacity at its second plant in the country. India's automobile mar…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:11pm -
  • newMalaysian driver Joo maintains RFC India lead
    Costi (Goa), July 29 (IANS) Following his impressive performance in the Special Stages (SS) of Predator category, Malaysian driver Tan Eng Joo (co-driver Tan Choon Hong) maintained his lead and held on to the top spot in the Force Gurkha Rainforest Challenge (RFC) India after the six SS of Terminator category here on Wednesday. Joo, who drove a Gurkha for team Force Motors, had snatched the top position from Chandigarh's Gurmeet Virdi on Tuesday after completion of Predator SS. Meanwhile, Joo's…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:08pm -
  • newLakme Fashion Week to 'Re-invent Banaras'
    Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Organisers of the Lakmé Fashion Week announced the launch of their initiative titled 'Re-invent Banaras' for the revival of Banaras handlooms along with designer-politician Shaina NC here on Wednesday. Designers Krishna Mehta, Shruti Sancheti and textile designer Hemang Agrawal were present at the event. Contributing to the initiative, ace designer Ritu Kumar revealed some significant looks from her 'Varanasi Weaves' collection, that will be showcased at the Indian Handlo…
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:04pm -
  • newInnings win for Patil Academy in All-India cricket
    Bengaluru, July 29 (IANS) Dr. D.Y. Patil Cricket Academy from Mumbai raced to a comfortable innings and 114-run win over Andhra Cricket Association (CA) with a day to spare in the KSCA All-India tournament here on Wednesday.
    - 4 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 7:00pm -
  • newDaruvala sixth in Formula Renault double-header
    Spa Francorchamps (Belgium), July 29 (IANS) Sahara Force India Academy driver Jehan Daruvala finished sixth in both the races of the Formula Renault 2.0 NEC series here in his debut run at the iconic Spa circuit. In Race 1, with two laps left, Jehan attempted a move on Ukyo Sasahara in front of him.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:42pm -
  • newHours before Yakub Memon to hang, Supreme Court rejects final appeal

    Hours before Yakub Memon to hang, Supreme Court rejects final appeal

    By Suchitra Mohanty and Aditya Kalra NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Yakub Memon's chances of avoiding the hangman's noose for his role in the 1993 Mumbai bombings dwindled on Wednesday, after Supreme Court threw out his final plea for mercy hours before he was due to be executed. Unless President Pranab Mukherjee intercedes, Memon will go to the gallows by 7 a.m. (0130 GMT) on Thursday, his 53rd birthday, for his role as the "driving spirit" in a series of bombings that killed at least 257 people. The ca…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:36pm -
  • newAustralia A bowl out India A for 135
    Chennai, July 29 (IANS) The first day of the second and final four-day first class cricket match against Australia A turned out to be quite dismal for India A, who were bowled out for a meagre 135 at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium here on Wednesday. At stumps, Australia A were batting at 43 for no loss with openers Cameron Bancroft and Usman Khawaja unbeaten on 24 and 13, trailing India A by 92 runs. It was a poor first innings outing for the hosts, who despite winning the toss and having India Te…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:36pm -
  • newIndian Couples Refused To Take Gifts At Their Wedding But Instead Asked Their Guests For Their Blood

    Indian Couples Refused To Take Gifts At Their Wedding But Instead Asked Their Guests For Their Blood

    Meet the couples who changed the entire concept of ‘wedding gifts’ and took it to a whole new humanitarian level. A while ago, we shared this heartwarming story of an American couple who held a blood donation camp at their wedding (Read Here).
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:36pm -
  • newMicrosoft opens Windows 10, free update for one year
    New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) With blue as the theme colour, Microsoft on Wednesday launched with much fanfare its new operating system Windows 10, which will be a free upgrade for existing clients for a year, while priced at $199 as a new package. In a huge hall at the capital's largest exposition ground, the Pragati Maidan, Microsoft India chairman Bhaskar Pramanik and Windows director Vineet Durani opened Windows 10 to the Indian market, with which the Redmond, Washington-based company intends to…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:34pm -
  • newIndia's first-ever social polling app is here
    Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Do you want to create a ripple on a burning topic among your friends on various social media platforms? Called "Whatsay", the app allows users to create and send visual polls (adding an image or video with your post) in 25 categories to their friends via mobile messaging service WhatsApp, social networking site Facebook, micro-blogging site Twitter and Gmail. "Whatsay is the perfect mobile companion for Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:32pm -
  • new6th for Force India and Jehan Daruvala at Spa

    6th for Force India and Jehan Daruvala at Spa

    It was the Sahara Force India driver's first time at the track, and Daruvala posted a standout performance on his debut at Spa-Francorchamps, the venue of the Belgian Grand Prix.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:26pm -
  • newYakub verdict a 'huge setback', says Owaisi
    Hyderabad, July 29 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday dubbed the verdict on 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon as a huge disappointment and a setback. "The order of the Supreme Court is a huge disappointment and a setback because after more than eight-nine judges, not only of the Supreme Court but of the High Court, have stated that Yakub should not be given capital punishment, and that is why it is huge disappointment and a setback," sa…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:21pm -
  • newDon't make 'political rhetoric' in Yakub's support: BJP
    New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said there should be no political rhetoric in support of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon, as it will hurt the ones who were victimized. "We should respect the decision of Supreme Court. The Supreme Court earlier rejected Yakub Memon's petition on his death warrant, paving the way for his execution tomorrow.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:21pm -
  • newGurdaspur attack: Expert says Pak sponsoring terrorism, won't punish terrorists
    New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Accusing the Pakistani state of sponsoring terrorism, security expert Ajay Sawhney has said that the night vision cameras and GPS readings retrieved as evidence from the three terrorists, who attacked the Punjab border district of Gurdaspur and killed six people before being shot dead, will not have any impact on the 30-year-old war against terrorism and on the case against the Islamic republic. It's not going to happen." While noting that the cumulative evidence agains…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:21pm -
  • newIS planning to attack India: Report
    Washington, July 29 (IANS) Terror outfit IS is preparing to attack India to provoke a confrontation with the US, the US media reported on Wednesday citing an internal recruitment document of the group. The document also seeks to unite the Pakistani and Afghan Taliban into a single army of terror, the Daily Mail reported on Wednesday. The document, passed to the American Media Institute by a Pakistani citizen connected to the Taliban, reveals the scale of the ambition of IS, including targeting I…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:16pm -
  • newMamata may cut short her London visit
    London, July 29 (IANS/RAY) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee may cut short her London visit by a day returning to Kolkata on Thursday instead of Friday, sources here said.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:14pm -
  • newNestle India slips into loss as noodle scare hits sales

    Nestle India slips into loss as noodle scare hits sales

    Nestle India Ltd slipped to a second-quarter loss as sales plunged after its hugely popular Maggi noodles were pulled off shelves over safety concerns. "Nestle India is making all efforts and will continue to engage with authorities to bring Maggi Noodles back on the shelves," Suresh Narayanan, due to take over as managing director of the company in August, said in a statement. Nestle has been at the centre of India's worst food scare in a decade after local regulators reported that some packets…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:08pm -
  • newNeed to promote culture of self-care in India: Lisa Ray
    Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Actress Lisa Ray believes there's a need to "promote a culture of self-care" in India and across the world. "I find that we need to promote a culture of self-care in India and everywhere in the world. "In order to put in the long hours of creative work required, I take a rejuvenating break involving a detox, a tech detox - which means ditching all technology - and yoga and meditation in nature," Lisa said in a statement.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 6:06pm -
  • new'Full justice' for Mumbai blasts victims only when Tiger is brought back: Congress
    New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): The Congress party on Wednesday said full justice would be done to the victims of the 1993 blasts victims when the government of the day is able to bring back Tiger Memon from Pakistan. Full justice would be done when the government of the day is able to bring back Tiger Memon from Pakistan, where he is being given shelter, and ensure that he is tried in accordance with due processes of this country," Congress leader Randeep Surjewala told ANI. The Supreme Court earlier…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:52pm -
  • newYakub Memon verdict: SC has listened to voice of people, says Shiv Sena
    New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to uphold the death sentence of 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon, saying the government and the apex court have listened to the voice of the people of India. "This is Supreme Court's decision, this is Maharashtra Governor's decision and this is Maharashtra Government's decision, every one said in one voice that Yakub Memon should not be granted mercy....A right decision has been taken.…
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:52pm -
  • newAmnesty expresses 'disappointment' over Yakub verdict
    Bengaluru, July 29 (ANI): Amnesty International on Wednesday expressed disappointment over the dismissal of Yakub Memon's plea against his scheduled execution tomorrow in connection with the 1993 Mumbai blasts case, saying the death penalty is a cruel and inhuman punishment. Death penalty is a cruel, inhuman punishment. It hasn't been shown to have any deterrent effect around world," Shailesh, senior policy advisor, Amnesty International, told ANI.
    - 5 hours ago, 29 Jul 15, 5:52pm -

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