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  • newHema Malini’s car was speeding: Police

    Hema Malini’s car was speeding: Police

    Hema Malini’s chauffeur-driven Mercedes, which was involved in an accident that claimed the life of a child on Thursday night, was over-speeding, according to initial police reports on Friday.
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 3:36am -
  • newSaibaba steps out of jail after 419 days

    Saibaba steps out of jail after 419 days

    Delhi University professor GN Saibaba, who suffers from 90% disability, walked out of Nagpur Central Jail on Friday, 59 weeks and six days after his arrest on charges being a top Naxalite cadre of the banned Communist Party of India (Maoist).
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 3:34am -
  • new‘IIT brothers’ to fund, mentor village kids

    ‘IIT brothers’ to fund, mentor village kids

    Raju and Brijesh Saroj, sons of a Dalit daily-wager who cracked the prestigious IIT entrance exam last month, will now adopt and mentor 10 children from their village, sponsor their education and prepare them for admission to Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, which complemented their hard work and turned their fortunes.
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 3:26am -
  • newKeep tabs on pulse stocks: Centre

    Keep tabs on pulse stocks: Centre

    Centre asks states to keep a hawk eye on pulses stock limits.
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 3:18am -
  • newCase against CRPF DG filed to please netas: HC

    Case against CRPF DG filed to please netas: HC

    In a severe indictment of the BJD government led by Naveen Patnaik in Odisha, the Odisha high court has quashed a case of corruption lodged by the state against CRPF DG Prakash Mishra.
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 3:02am -
  • newHema Malini is doing fine: Doctors

    Hema Malini is doing fine: Doctors

    MP from Mathura and actor Hema Malini is stable and undergoing treatment at Fortis hospital even as she has been shifted from ICU on Friday evening.
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 3:01am -
  • newRijiju claims AI advanced flight timing, asks why

    Rijiju claims AI advanced flight timing, asks why

    Even though minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju has regretted the inconvenience caused to passengers of the Leh-Delhi flight on June 24, he wants civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju to seek an immediate explanation from Air India on what led the carrier to advance the flight by an hour, that too at a short notice.
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 2:59am -
  • newObesity among Indian teens swells

    Obesity among Indian teens swells

    Over 15 million children are estimated to be overweight in urban India.
    - 8 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 2:52am -
  • newSalahudin got son medical seat with IB help: Dulat

    Salahudin got son medical seat with IB help: Dulat

    Pakistan-based Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahudin was obliged when he called the Intelligence Bureau (IB)’s chief in Srinagar seeking admission for his son to a Kashmir medical college during Farooq Abdullah’s tenure (1996-2002) as chief minister.
    - 8 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 2:43am -
  • newAll are party to IC-814 decision: BJP

    All are party to IC-814 decision: BJP

    The decision to release three dreaded terrorists in exchange for passengers of IC-814 in 1999 was taken to secure the lives of passengers aboard the Indian Airlines aircraft, and all major political parties including the Congress had authorized the Vajpayee government to take an appropriate decision, former finance minister Yashwant Sinha said on Friday.
    - 8 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 2:37am -

The Hindu

  • newSelective amnesia
    Women are the principal targets and easy victims of the government’s sterilisation programme. Why are their deaths not being counted?
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 9:21am -
  • newRevisiting the bond
    Raksha Bandhan is a festival of bonding but most certainly not the bonding of equals.
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 9:21am -
  • new‘LAAC is an alternative to blood thinners’
    It is an implant-based treatment that reduces the risk of left atrial appendage blood clots entering the blood stream
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 9:18am -
  • newLPS enables Gannavaram to get going
    687 acres to be acquired for airport expansion works
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 9:15am -
  • newMinorities matter
    To expect any government to protect human rights seems a bit of a stretch, given how governments function. The misplaced belief that governments exist for this very reason is possibly what keeps it...
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 9:04am -
  • newPapanasam: A faithful remake, a solid thriller
    It’s terrific to see Kamal Haasan play a ‘normal’ part, says Baradwaj Rangan
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:38am -
  • newDU’s third cut-off list brings marginal relief
    Delhi University released its third cut-off list for admissions to under-graduate courses late on Friday. While admissions to most science courses in various colleges closed with the second cut-off...
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:33am -
  • newFlyover, road corridor projects to pick up pace
    The inclusion of proposals for flyovers at Vyttila and Kundannoor, land acquisition and widening of the Pulleppady-Thammanam-Chakkaraparambu National Highway bypass road and development of the Muna...
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:29am -
  • newKochi goes Wi-Fi, gets 10 hotspots
    Vouchers of Rs. 30 and Rs. 50 launched for browsing.
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:28am -
  • newCentre-State spat stalls Muziris Project opening
    A stand-off between the Centre and the State is believed to be holding up the formal opening of the first phase of the ambitious Muziris Heritage Project, funded in part by the Centre and envisage...
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:24am -
  • newStill in the boondocks
    Socio-economic census of households nationwide shows Andhra Pradesh lagging behind on several parameters
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:20am -
  • newOpium case: kingpins still at large
    The opium poppy case, which shot the nondescript Punganur to nationwide notoriety, is still haunting the gullible farmers and the excise department as well.As many as 101 growers had been ar...
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:15am -
  • newTaking internet to rural women
    Target is to reach 500,000 women in 4,500 villages in 18 months.
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:12am -
  • newMaruti Suzuki unveils premium crossover
    The all-new platform is for crossover and SUVs entailing a total investment of Rs 600 crore
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:08am -
  • new30 per cent of rural households landless, live off manual labour
    Literacy, second most common form of deprivation.
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:03am -
  • new8 Reality Checks from the SECC
    The Ministry of Rural Development released data from the Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) on the standard of living of rural households in India on Friday.
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:03am -
  • newBJP, Congress favouring Priyanka: AAP
    ‘In Himachal, land rules are being bent to help the rich and powerful’
    - 3 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 7:14am -
  • newRelief for assistant prof.
    The arrest of former St. Stephen’s Bursar Satish Kumar, accused of molestation by his Ph.D student, was stayed by the Delhi High Court on Friday.Mr. Kumar had challenged the lower court’s or...
    - 3 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 7:14am -
  • newThis helmet will keep head cool
    Travelling in the hot sun with the helmet on can be quite suffocating, though not enough justification not to wear it. Many motorists would have prayed for a headgear that has a fan attached. Now,...
    - 3 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 7:14am -
  • newFive Central institutes to start functioning from this year
    HRD Minister reviews progress with district officialsand representatives of mentor institutions
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newAll organs retrieved and transplanted in a single day
    The second trauma victim was E. Yadaiah (50) from Yacharam, Ibrahimpatnam. On June 29, he was hit by a four-wheeler while he was crossing a road . His sons shifted Yadaiah to Kamineni Hospital, LB...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newNIT-Warangal allots 60 seats for A.P. students for this year
    The National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal, has allotted 60 seats spread over eight branches of engineering for students from Andhra Pradesh for this academic year.The seats have b...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newNaidu using Sec-8 as shield, says Jagan
    Accusing Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu of using the Section-8 of the AP Reorganisation Act as a shield to protect himself from the ‘cash-for-vote’ scam, YSRC chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy on Fr...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newMasked men rob doctor, wife at gunpoint
    Three masked persons robbed a government doctor and his wife at gunpoint at Nagarjuna Sagar here in the late hours of Thursday.According to Macherla Circle Inspector Kailashnath, the three m...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newBhooma Nagi Reddy arrested
    YSRC call to boycott MLC polls gets lukewarm response
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newSix missing fishermen from Masula traced off Sagar Island in West Bengal
    Coast Guard vessel Rajkiran engages in rescue operation
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newGovernment to lease out GGH to Apollo
    The Apollo Hospitals, will have a ‘clinical attachment’ with the 300-bed Government General Hospital for three years, Special Chief Secretary (Health) L.V. Subramanyam said here on Friday.“T...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newCustoms Dept. shores up vigil to check gold smuggling
    The newly-created Customs Preventive Commissionerate (CPC) here has its task cut out as far as smuggling of gold and other commodities of high value is concerned.It is paying due attention t...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newHandri Neeva within stipulated time: CM
    Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Friday vowed to complete the Handri Neeva Sujala Sravanthi (HNSS) project within the stipulated time.During his whirlwind tour of the HNSS project area...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newState angling for a big fish called Wanda
    To entice the Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wanda to invest about 3 billion USD in the State, a company delegation led by its acquisition manager Mathew Abbott was taken on a whirlwind tour of prospe...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newVice-Chancellors’ meet
    ‘Choice Based Credit System need of the hour’
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newTwo wild langurs, 11 snakes trapped at Rashtrapathi Nilayam in Hyderabad
    Eleven snakes, including Cobra, Russel’s viper, Rat snakes and Krait have been caught at Rashtrapathi Nilayam where President Pranab Mukherjee is staying, by snake charmers deployed by the Nehru Zo...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newBig cat scare
    Leopard sighted in Tirumala hills
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newReorganisation Act should be implemented in toto: PCC
    Not just Section 8 but all the 138 Sections of the AP State Reorganisation Act must be implemented, president of AP Congress Committee N. Raghuveera Reddy demanded here on Friday.The Telugu...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newForgery: Mysuru police on lookout for U.S. national
    The police are on a hunt for Timothy John, a U.S. national, who is absconding after a case of forgery and cheating was booked against him in Ramanahalli near here. Mysuru taluk tahsildar Naveen Jos...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newDiversion gang dons new avatar
    An attention diversion gang, posing as beggars, snatched a cash bag containing Rs.1.5 lakh from the car of a fashion designer at Dwarakanagar on Friday morning.Police said that a member of t...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newChaos as Army aspirants turn unruly at recruitment rally
    Four sustain minor injuries as police wield lathi to quell them
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newVenue for tokens changed
    With the chaos on Friday, officials have decided to shift the venue to allot tokens to the Port Stadium on the NH.Tokens will be issued to candidates from Narsipatnam and Paderu divisions fr...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newDiorama on Alluri at Shilparamam
    The sprawling Shilparamam Jatara at Madhurawada, which is slowly drawing tourists and visitors, has an added attraction from Friday — a diorama on the life of legendary freedom fighter and leader o...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newTribal museum to be named after Alluri
    Stones laid for several projects on the eve of the freedom fighter’s birth anniversary
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newMusic and dance festival to be held from August 8
    The Visakha Music and Dance Academy is presenting a week-long festival of music, dance, and drama at Kalabharathi Auditorium commencing August 8. As part of the 14{+t}{+h}annual festival, ‘Nada Vid...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newFunds, staff promised to tackle malaria in Agency
    The District Collector should camp in the Agency area for a week along with officials and staff and ensure that spread of malaria is arrested, HRD Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao has said.At a...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newMaking children aware of various forms of abuse
    Several girls share their experiences at a five-day workshop
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newUAN a boon to PF subscribers, says official
    The Universal Account Number (UAN) system introduced by the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) is a boon to employees who often change jobs for seamless transfer of funds as the account...
    - 4 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:58am -
  • newProtestors burn copies
    Copies ofOutlookmagazine were burnt by demonstrators belonging to different organisations protesting publication of the report at Kachiguda and RTC crossroads here on Friday.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newTS-EAMCET counselling to begin on July 8
    The Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) has made slight changes in the EAMCET counselling for admissions into engineering colleges in the State.As per the revised schedule th...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newIAS officers’ body seeks criminal case against Outlook
    The IAS Officers’ Association on Friday petitioned to the Telangana government seeking initiation of civil and criminal proceedings against theOutlookmagazine - its editor an...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newTobacco ryots to march to Vijayawada today
    Upset with the lacklustre market for tobacco, an all-party meeting of farmers on Friday decided to embark on a ‘Vijayawada Chalo’ programme to pour out their woes to Union Commerce Minister Nirmala...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newAn extended summer likely
    Monsoon unlikely to strengthenuntil third week of July
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newTribal mauled to death, tiger attack suspected
    A 24-year-old tribal youth was mauled to death by an animal, suspected to be a tiger, at a tribal settlement inside the core area of the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary on Thursday.Forest officia...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newTN moves SC for professional security force to guard dam
    Cites Intelligence report to suggest that installation is vulnerable to terror threats
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newBJP Mahila Morcha flays new excise policy
    BJP Mahila Morcha State president S. Malati Rani demanded that the government cancel the licences sanctioned to liquor shops at public places where women and girls move in large numbers.Crit...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newFamily counselling centre to be opened
    The family counselling centre of Moturu Udyaam Trust will be inaugurated in the city on Saturday at 11.30 a.m. Family court judge B. Nirmala Gitamba will inaugurate the centre at Bellapu Sobhanadri...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newDelta ryots in jitters as Krishna inflows go down
    Farmers in the Krishna Delta are a worried lot, with the inflows into the Almatti reservoir in North Karnataka reducing to almost zero as the monsoon has petered down after being active for about a...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newV-C post: new norms revive hopes of local candidates
    The Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education’s (APSCHE) recent guideline has revived hopes of professors in the Krishna University (KRU) to apply for the post of the Vice-Chancellor of the...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newBPS evokes poor response, officials intensify drive
    The State Government’s move to rake in more money through introduction of Building Penalisation Scheme is not evoking the desired response from the building owners till date. The notification for t...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newEssay writing contest for students tomorrow
    An essay writing competition will be conduct ed on the theme ofHimsa(violence) andAhimsa(non-violence) for schoolchildren on Gandhi Hill from 8 a.m. to...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • new‘Govt. violating secular spirit of country in name of rituals’
    A group of intellectuals in the capital region have expressed concern over the ‘blatant manner’ in which the State government has been violating the secular spirit of the country by its obsession w...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newMaster’s course on trauma and joint replacement from today
    National and International Orthopaedicians, who are super specialists in the subjects of trauma and joint replacements, will give lectures to students who have enrolled for the two-day master’s cou...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -
  • newSpoorthi Foundation supports brave couple
    In a touching gesture, Spoorthi Foundation has come forward to support the couple who had married recently after going through some traumatised moments recently.Lella Appireddy, president of...
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:57am -

Hindustan Times

Indian Express

NDTV News

Daily News Analysis

IBN Live News

  • 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 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.
    - 47 days ago, 18 May 15, 5:34pm -

Zee News

Asian Age

  • newRajasthan Hig Court stays government plan to cut tobacco VAT
    Rajasthan high court has stayed the controversial tax proposal of BJP government to reduce VAT on tobacco products. The high court issued order while hearing a petition filed by advocate Rahul Joshi regarding uniformity in central and state tax and pictorial warning on tobacco products.The state finance department had issued two separate orders on June 2 and 12 reducing VAT on tobacco from 65 to 45 per cent and from 65 to 35 percent on pan masala, respectively. The decision was widely criticise…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newCAT notice to Centre on Chaturvedi promotion
    Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) has issued notices to the Centre and Haryana on a plea of controversial forest service official Sanjeev Chaturvedi, accusing the state government of “deliberately” denying him promotion despite meeting all the requirements.“Issue notices to the respondents (Union of India and Haryana), returnable at an early date. List the case on August 24, 2015, before registrar for completion of pleadings,” the tribunal’s bench, presided by Justice Syed Rafat A…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • new‘European Union leaders may not join China parade’
    China’s military parade to mark the World War II victory over Japan risks stirring resentment, the European Union’s ambassador to Beijing said on Friday, adding it was “unlikely” that top EU institution leaders would attend.The September display will commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of the Chinese people’s “war of resistance” against Japanese aggression, and the “world anti-Fascist war”, as Beijing calls the global conflict.China’s relations with Tokyo have plung…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newStudy: 60 per cent of kidney stone patients are youth
    Lifestyle disorders and junk food have begun taking their toll and more and more young men in their early thirties are developing stone ailments.More than 60 per cent of the patients being diagnosed with stone ailments at King George Medical University (KGMU) in Lucknow are in the age group of 20-35 years.Dr S.N. Sankhwar, head of urology department, said that 6 out of 10 patients who come with stone alignments are in their early twenties and thirties.“Till about a decade ago stones in kidn…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newSurvey paints bleak picture of rural India
    First socio-economic census since 1932 has no caste dataAfter much delay, the government finally released the data of the Socio-Economic and Caste Census 2011, which highlighted rural distress and backwardness. The caste data has not been released, with the government saying it was up to the DG (Census) to take a call on what to do with the enumeration of individual castes in the country.The government released the economic data of the census, which revealed that a meagre 4.6 per cent of all…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • new2 Top Orissa officials’ houses raided
    A five-member team of the Orissa vigilance wing on Friday raided the houses of two senior officials of the state police housing and welfare corporation (OPHWC) in Cuttack city and seized many incriminating materials. Sources said the team raided the house of Achyutananda Routray, joint manager of Bhawanipatna Division at Mahanadi Vihar and the house of Prashant Panigrahi, deputy manager of Bhawanipatna division at Tulasipur in the morning. The team, during the raid on Routray’s residence, seiz…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newCrackdown in Northeast hits arms supply to Maoists
    The major crackdown by the security forces on militant outfits operating in the Northeast, including the surgical strikes in Myanmar, is also having an impact on Naxalite activities as they were getting the bulk of their arms and ammunition from these militants. Intelligence sources said the supply of arms and ammunition by Northeast militant groups to the Maoists had been badly hit over the past few weeks.Sources said terrorist outfits like Ulfa and the Kamtapur Liberation Organisation were a…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • new‘Block Facebook pages of militants’
    The police on Friday moved a local court seeking directions for blocking the pages on Facebook which carried pictures of 11 young Kashmiri militants donning Army fatigues and holding firearms.“We have initiated legal action and approached court for orders to block it,” inspector-general S.J.M Gilani said here. Once an order is received, the Jammu and Kashmir police will ask the social networking site to block the pages carrying pictures of the Hizbul Mujahideen militants which included Burh…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newHema Malini, 66, undergoes surgery as driver held

    Hema Malini, 66, undergoes surgery as driver held

    The vehicle which collided with the car of BJP MP from Mathura in Dausa, Rajasthan, on Thursday. (Photo: PTI)Actress and BJP MP Hema Malini’s driver was on Friday arrested on charges of overspeeding and causing death by negligence after her Mercedes collided with another car, killing a four-year-old girl and injuring the actress along with four others on Thursday night.The 66-year-old actress underwent a surgery for her wounds at Fortis Hospital here and was doing fine, doctors attending to…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -
  • newForces plan major operations on rebels
    Due to sustained pressure from the security forces, the militant groups have been forced to lie low, leading to a major drop in their activities.“Ever since the security forces became aggressive and got active on the ground following the Chandel incident, there is a complete breakdown in any coordination between the Naxals and the North-east insurgents. One can say that by default this is a major benefit for our security forces as a major channel of arms supplies to Maoists has dried up,” a…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:00am -

Google India News

  • newHyderabad police in a tizzy after Yasin Bhatkal talks of 'help from Damascus' - Daily News & Analysis

    Hyderabad police in a tizzy after Yasin Bhatkal talks of 'help from Damascus' - Daily News & Analysis

    Daily News & AnalysisHyderabad police in a tizzy after Yasin Bhatkal talks of 'help from Damascus'Daily News & AnalysisIn the last few calls Bhatkal made to his wife, he has reportedly spoken about hoping to get out of prison soon repeatedly. Security has been beefed up in Hyderabad jail following this update. The police has also begun interrogation, bringing even his ...Yasin Bhatkal's talk of help from 'Damascus' has agencies worriedTimes of IndiaIB listens in as Yasin Bhatkal uses a phone ins…
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 9:10am -
  • newEx-RAW chief's book: Dear Cong, IC-814 was Vajpayee govt's fault, but what ... - Firstpost

    Ex-RAW chief's book: Dear Cong, IC-814 was Vajpayee govt's fault, but what ... - Firstpost

    FirstpostEx-RAW chief's book: Dear Cong, IC-814 was Vajpayee govt's fault, but what ...FirstpostEx-RAW chief's book: Dear Cong, IC-814 was Vajpayee govt's fault, but what would you have done? by Sandipan Sharma Jul 4, 2015 08:46 IST. #1999 Kandahar hijacking #Atal Bihari Vajpayee #BJP government #Congress #ConnectTheDots #Former RAW ...Separatists, Militants, Politicos Get Paid by Indian Intelligence Agencies in ...NDTVAS Dulat's revelations: Congress, BJP spar over Gujarat riots, Kandahar hija…
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:46am -
  • newAfter arrest, Hema Malini's driver released on bail - Hindustan Times

    After arrest, Hema Malini's driver released on bail - Hindustan Times

    Hindustan TimesAfter arrest, Hema Malini's driver released on bailHindustan TimesBharatiya Janata Party MP and actor Hema Malini sustained injuries in a car accident in Dausa. (HT Photo). Share. Police on Friday arrested BJP lawmaker Hema Malini's driver, a day after her Mercedes collided with a Maruti Alto in Rajasthan killing a ...My daughter would've been saved if doctor had taken her with Hema Malini ...FirstpostMy daughter would have lived had she been taken to hospital with Hema Malini ..…
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  • newUS Independence Day: President Pranab Mukherjee greets Americans - Zee News

    US Independence Day: President Pranab Mukherjee greets Americans - Zee News

    Zee NewsUS Independence Day: President Pranab Mukherjee greets AmericansZee NewsNew Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday greeted the government and people of the United States on the occasion of 239th Independence Day of the United States. “Warm greetings & felicitations to Government & people of United States of ...President Pranab Mukherjee conveys greetings for US independence dayEconomic TimesPrez Pranab Mukherjee extends greetings to USA on eve of their 239th ...Financial Expres…
    - 3 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 7:26am -
  • new'Let Indian intelligence help him, but we'll find and kill him' - Times of India

    'Let Indian intelligence help him, but we'll find and kill him' - Times of India

    Times of India'Let Indian intelligence help him, but we'll find and kill him'Times of IndiaChhota Shakeel, the right hand man of India's most-wanted fugitive Dawood Ibrahim, decides to take TOI's call. Excerpts from his explosive conversation with Raj Shekhar You tried to target Chhota Rajan in April. Is it true? Yes it is. Lage hue thhe ...Indian government rejected Dawood Ibrahim's proposal to return to India ...Daily News & AnalysisDawood Ibrahim sent Chhota Shakeel to lead assault on Chhota…
    - 3 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 7:11am -
  • newPM Modi to attend BRICS Summit in Russia next week - Financial Express

    PM Modi to attend BRICS Summit in Russia next week - Financial Express

    The Indian ExpressPM Modi to attend BRICS Summit in Russia next weekFinancial ExpressThe Ministry of External Affairs on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Russia's Ufa for the BRICS Summit next week and also pay a visit to five Central Asian countries including Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. By: ANI ...PM Narendra Modi may meet Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of SCO Summit in ...Economic TimesPM Modi set to visit central Asia, RussiaThe Indian ExpressPM's Central…
    - 3 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 7:06am -
  • newRahul Gandhi wasn't concerned about food park when UPA was in power ... - Economic Times

    Rahul Gandhi wasn't concerned about food park when UPA was in power ... - Economic Times

    The Indian ExpressRahul Gandhi wasn't concerned about food park when UPA was in power ...Economic TimesINDORE: Union Minister of State for Food Processing Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti today alleged here that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was not serious about the food park proposed in his constituency, Amethi. Rahul had targeted the NDA government ...Two new food parks will be set up in MP: Sadhvi Niranjan JyotiHindustan TimesTwo New Food Parks To Be Set Up In MP: Sadhvi Niranjan JyotiFocus New…
    - 6 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 4:49am -
  • newAICC convenes meet on July 8 - Assam Tribune

    AICC convenes meet on July 8 - Assam Tribune

    FirstpostAICC convenes meet on July 8Assam TribuneNEW DELHI, July 3 – An anxious AICC has convened a meeting of Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, PCC president Anjan Dutta and estranged leader Himanta Biswa Sarma on July 8 to work out a compromise, party sources informed. The seriousness with which ...Crisis hits Assam Congress as rebels opposing Gogoi threaten to split partyFirstpostCongress summons Tarun Gogoi, Anjan Dutta to Delhi for talks with Rahul ...Bayoubuzzall 8 news articles »
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:48am -
  • newEvidence weakens for BBC story on MQM-RAW links - The Hindu

    Evidence weakens for BBC story on MQM-RAW links - The Hindu

    The HinduEvidence weakens for BBC story on MQM-RAW linksThe HinduThe credibility of claims made in a recent BBC report that the Indian intelligence agency RAW funded Pakistan's Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), have been seriously weakened following a statement by the Britain's Metropolitan police. The BBC story had ...MQM document leaks in UK linked to Parrikar's 'terrorism' remarks?Hindustan TimesFrom Mukti Bahini to MQMThe NationDocuments on RAW-MQM link fake, nothing but ISI propaganda aimed…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:19am -
  • newDefending Raje and Swaraj: PM Modi promised us the moon but encouraged ... - Firstpost

    Defending Raje and Swaraj: PM Modi promised us the moon but encouraged ... - Firstpost

    FirstpostDefending Raje and Swaraj: PM Modi promised us the moon but encouraged ...FirstpostAt the height of the 2G scam in 2011, the main defence for the UPA and the principal accused A Raja came from a legal mind — Kapil Sibal. He said that there was no loss in 2G as the government decided not to auction spectrum to ensure affordability of ...The Urdu Press: PM Narendra Modi's silenceThe Indian ExpressBJP Minister Strategise As Congress Look to Disrupt Parliament Over Lalit Modi ...The New…
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Yahoo! India News

  • newPM Modi Govt. has made extensive attempts to ensure ISIS does not enter India: BJP
    New Delhi, July 4 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday hailed the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre for its extensive attempts to ensure that dreaded terror group, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), does not gain a foothold in the country. "From the time Prime Minister Modi assumed office, there have been sincere, extensive attempts to ensure that IS does not gain a foothold in the country. All the Indian security and intelligence agencies have made sure…
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 9:18am -
  • new'Strong India-USA ties will benefit people of the world at large': PM Modi
    New Delhi, July 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that strong relations between New Delhi and Washington DC will benefit people of both countries and the world at large, wishing the citizens of United States on that nation's Independence Day. "Dearest Sisters and Brothers of U.S.A, on the occasion of Independence Day, I convey my warm wishes to you all. The ties between India and USA are time tested and connected by shared values.
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 9:03am -
  • newRed-hot Smith primed to seize Ashes moment

    Red-hot Smith primed to seize Ashes moment

    Once derided as a bouncy court jester in his maiden Ashes series, Steven Smith and his quirky batting technique are now far from a laughing matter in England. At 26, Smith's baby-face glows as brightly as ever and when batting, his frenetic fidgeting with his pads, gloves, helmet and box between balls might normally be targets for comic relief. "He's gone to number one in the world, this is his moment," former England captain Michael Vaughan told British media.
    - 1 hour ago, 4 Jul 15, 8:58am -
  • newClarke still fired by hunger for Ashes success

    Clarke still fired by hunger for Ashes success

    By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) - Michael Clarke could not have looked less like the "pup" of his nickname as he prepared to depart Australian shores for his seventh and final Ashes series. It may have been the early hour of the May morning, the hangover from a summer battling with injury or the emotional scars from the death of Phillip Hughes but Clarke looked every day of his 34 years as he spoke to reporters at Sydney Airport. In England, Clarke has the chance to become the first Australia…
    - 2 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 7:58am -
  • newWE DONT NEED NO THOUGHT
    THE Maharashtra governments decision to not recognise madrasas as schools, has kicked up a political storm and thrown at us an opportunity to debate the state of elementary education, and whether religion should play a part in it. Will the government put an end to religious indoctrination of children in school? The madrasas that teach regular subjects along with religion are formal schools.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newNATIONAL BOXERCLEANS DRAINS TODAY
    Meet Krishna Raut, a temporary worker with the Howrah Municipal Corporation, whose job is to spray disinfectants into the towns open drains. Now, at the age of 43, Krishna is an earnest boxing coach who trains underprivileged students so that they can become champion boxers and overcome their penury. Between 5pm and 7pm each day, the boxing ground adjoining the Howrah district Police Lines becomes the action station for Krishna and his boys.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newDitched by state units, boxers make cut for Asian meet
    THE International Boxing Associationappointed ad hoc committee on Thursday showed the state units who is boss when it picked two boxers for the Womens Asian Championships who were serving suspensions for life imposed by their respective state associations. Uttarakhands Priyanka Choudhary ( 60kg) and Pooja Rani Bohra ( 75kg) from Haryana were suspended for life for disobeying orders and skipping the National Games in Kerala in February- March. " I used to fight in the 57kg category and have recen…
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newPriyanka land cements the Gandhi bond with Shimla
    WHILE Priyanka Gandhi Vadras Shimla land has become the rallying point for political parties, the Gandhis have an emotional attachment with Himachal Pradeshs capital where late prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and his wife Sonia had enjoyed some romantic moments of their life. Sources close to All India Congress Committee president Sonia Gandhi said that she had recently shared her best kept secret about Shimla with local politicians. " Sonia Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra have an emotional attachm…
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newIN THE MOOD
    W ITH SOURAV Ganguly being included in the Cricket Advisory Committee and Rahul Dravid making it clear he wasnt interested in the top job, it is almost certain that Team India would have another foreign coach after Duncan Fletcher. A senior BCCI official said that while nothing has been finalised yet, discussions are on and the former Australia cricketer has shown interest. The final call obviously lies with the trio of Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and V. V. S. Laxman as mentioned by BCCI secretary…
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newHRD ministry maps colleges & varsities
    Now students as well as parents will have such details of the colleges — their past performance and infrastructure — to make an informed choice before seeking admission. The initiative has covered not just government or aided colleges or universities but also private and unaided. ‘ Deemed universities also have been covered under the mapping programme.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newSunny SEASON
    Supersiren Sunny Leone opens up on stardom, popular perceptions and image trap, and reveals why she is high on Splitsvilla 8 right now. THERE is a basic irony about Sunny Leone. Three years and five films later, ex-pornstar Sunny is shining brighter in Bollywood than ever.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newRahane working on mental conditioning with coach Amre
    Amre – currently busy holding sessions with his ward – said even though the focus ahead of any series is often on fine- tuning batting skills, Rahane is more intent on working on the cerebral side of things as he will be leading India for the first time during the African sojourn.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newDRUBBING
    I T WAS a rough evening for the Indians, who were simply outclassed by hosts Belgium 4- 0 to earn a passage into the title match of the Hockey World League Round 3. They scored twice in the first eight minutes and then added one more in the third and fourth quarters, as Florent Van Aubel completed a fine hat- trick. Denayer won back the ball and put Florent van Aubel in possession and he swept it in with a reverse flick.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newCASTE DATA UNDER WRAPS BEFORE BIHAR POLLS
    THE GOVERNMENT on Friday refrained from releasing castebased data in its first ever survey ahead of the political battle in Bihar where caste equations play an important role. The first Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) survey conducted across all districts in the country was released with the government claiming that it was concerned with economic data that will help in effective implementation of its programmes. The report contains separate data for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes c…
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newSBI Tatkal to fast- track home loans
    STATE Bank of India ( SBI) launched an initiative on Friday to provide services at customers doorsteps and fasttrack home loans. The initiative, known as Project Tatkal, will bring down the average time taken for delivery of home loans to within 10 days from the date of receipt of the completed application form and relevant supporting documents from the customer, according to an SBI press release. Implementation will be done at large centres with sizable home loan business.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newCong attacks BJP over Dulat diaries
    THE CONGRESS on Friday attacked the BJP government over the 1999 Indian Airlines plane hijack to Kandahar and the 2002 Gujarat riots citing revelations by former top sleuth AS Dulat and sought an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the ruling party for having aided anti- national elements. But the BJP hit back at the Congress for raising the Gujarat riot issue when Modi had got a clean chit from the court.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newAirbus and Mahindra to make copters
    AIRBUS has teamed up with the Mahindra Group to establish a joint venture ( JV) for manufacturing helicopters for the Indian armed forces. The JV, between Airbus Helicopters and Mahindra Defence, aims to become the first private Indian helicopter manufacturer under the ‘ Make in India initiative, the companies said on Friday.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newCanada says Maggi noodles safe for consumption
    AFTER being embroiled in controversies for almost a month, there is some relief for Maggi as the Canadian food regulator has given a clean chit to the popular two- minute noodles. On Thursday, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency ( CFIA) said in an advisory, " The CFIAs food safety investigation did not find any health risk associated with the consumption of Maggi noodles sold in Canada."Maggi noodles are imported into Canada from India. On June 5, immediately after Nestle Indias withdrawal of Ma…
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newRatra takes new guard effortlessly
    Former India wicketkeeper Ajay Ratra, who announced his retirement on Thursday after a 15- year firstclass career, too seems to have made the transition seamlessly. Ratra, best known for a century in his third Test and then being forgotten by the selectors, has already ventured into coaching and become an expert on TV. Im also available to work with a state team if someone wants me,"Ratra told M AIL T ODAY , giving a peep into his plans.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newUltherapy facelift technique in India
    A NEW non- invasive US FDAapproved facelift technique is now available in India. What once involved surgery and coping with surgical scars for a long time, is now possible with an ultrasound, that too without any incision. Ultherapy, a non- invasive procedure that uses ultrasound energy to promote tightening and lifting of the skin was recently introduced in the Capital for the first time in India.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newCAT throws weight behind beleaguered AIIMS ex- CVO
    THE Central Administrative Tribunal ( CAT) has come out in support of former AIIMS Chief Vigilance Officer ( CVO) Sanjeev Chaturvedi while issuing notices to both the central and the Haryana governments with regard to his stalled promotion. In his plea, Chaturvedi had accused the state government of deliberately denying him promotion despite his fulfilling all requirements. List the case on August 24, 2015 before registrar for completion of pleadings,"the tribunals bench, presided by Justice Sye…
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newFilm frat calls on Guddu & Rangeela
    Actors Amit Sudh, Arshad Warsi and Aditi Rao Hydari at the special screening of their film Guddu Rangeela in Mumbai on Thursday.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newCensus paints grim picture of the rural sector
    ONE OF every three families living in villages is landless and depends on manual labour for livelihood. On Friday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Rural Development Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh released the census that was carried out in 640 districts of the country under the aegis of the rural development ministry. It showed that there are 24.39 crore households in the country, of which 17.91 crore live in villages.
    - 5 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 5:30am -
  • newBrazil targets 15 banks in forex fixing probe
    Brazil's antitrust body announced an unprecedented probe for the country into alleged foreign exchange market rigging by 15 banks including Citigroup and HSBC, which are accused of colluding to form a secret cartel. "There are strong indications of anticompetitive practises of price fixing" and other manipulations between the banks, the watchdog known as Cade said late Thursday. "The evidence shows that (the banks) formed a cartel" fixing prices, coordinating trades, and impeding other operators…
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 3:50am -
  • newVideocon plans $2.5 billion Brazil oil and gas investments
    Videocon Industries Ltd plans to invest $2.5 billion in oil and gas ventures in Brazil over the next two to three years, the consumer electronics-to-energy group's chief said, as part of its strategy to boost the business. "Brazil oil finding is four times higher than the largest oil field in India ... It's just (the) beginning," billionaire Venugopal Dhoot told Reuters at the sidelines of an industry event. A consortium that includes Videocon and Brazilian state-run oil company Petroleo Brasile…
    - 7 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 3:10am -
  • newNetanyahu blasts UNHRC for endorsing Gaza war crimes report
    Jerusalem, July 4 (IANS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has slammed a decision by the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to endorse a report accusing Israel and Hamas in war crimes during last summer's war in the Palestinian enclave. "The UNHRC is not interested in the facts and is not really interested in human rights," Netanyahu on Friday said in a statement released by his office, Xinhua reported.
    - 8 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 2:04am -
  • newUN rights body calls for Gaza war crimes trials
    The United Nation's Human Rights Council called overwhelmingly Friday for those responsible for war crimes during last summer's Gaza conflict to be brought to trial. Forty-five countries, including France, Germany and Britain supported the resolution, with only the United States voting against. Israel's representative Eviatar Manor lambasted the decision, accusing the council of being an "agent provocateur", while his Palestinian opposite number Ibrahim Khraishi was jubilant.
    - 9 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 1:16am -
  • newEcclestone must help improve F1 image, says Mallya

    Ecclestone must help improve F1 image, says Mallya

    By Alan Baldwin SILVERSTONE, England (Reuters) - Force India co-owner Vijay Mallya has called on Bernie Ecclestone to work with teams to help "un-crap" Formula One if the commercial supremo thinks the product is not good enough. Mallya was responding to recent media reports that suggested Ecclestone, 84, had denigrated the sport in comments to reporters. Asked for a response, with the sport suffering from generally negative headlines, Mallya told a British Grand Prix news conference that Ecclest…
    - 10 hours ago, 4 Jul 15, 12:44am -
  • newBelgium beat India 4-0 to book place in HWL final
    Antwerp, July 3 (IANS) Hosts Belgium secured a thrilling 4-0 win over India in their Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final match at the Brasschaat Municipal Park here on Friday to book a place in the final,. For Belgium, Florent Van Aubel scored a brilliant hat-trick while Tanguy Cosyns scored one to steer the team to the final. Jasjit Singh with a weak tackle made it easy for Van Aubel to score just at the start of the game.
    - 11 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 11:44pm -
  • newMohammad Irfan set to make comeback in ODIs

    Mohammad Irfan set to make comeback in ODIs

    Pakistan Cricket Team's squad for Sri Lanka ODI series announced.
    - 11 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 11:23pm -
  • newForce India and Lotus have Red Bull in their sights

    Force India and Lotus have Red Bull in their sights

    By Alan Baldwin SILVERSTONE, England (Reuters) - Force India and Lotus believe Red Bull's woes have made fourth place in the Formula One championship more than just a dream this season. Both teams have the benefit of the dominant Mercedes engines, if not the budget available to Renault-powered former champions Red Bull, and have been closing the gap in recent races. Force India, whose upgraded 'B specification' car made its debut at the British Grand Prix on Friday, are fifth and 24 points adrif…
    - 11 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 11:16pm -
  • newHockey World League Semis: Belgium thrash India 4-0 to book place in final

    Hockey World League Semis: Belgium thrash India 4-0 to book place in final

    Match report from India vs Belgium in the Hockey World League semis
    - 12 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 10:46pm -
  • newNo change in India's position on support to Palestinian cause: MEA
    New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Asserting that there is no change in the country's long-standing position on support to the Palestinian cause, the MEA on Friday said that whenever there has been a Human Rights Council resolution which referred directly to the International Criminal Court, as had happened in the cases of Syria and North Korea, India's general approach has been to abstain. "There is no change in India's long standing position on support to the Palestinian cause.
    - 12 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 10:22pm -
  • newRajat Gupta's appeal in insider trading case rejected
    New York, July 3 (IANS) Goldman Sachs' former India-born director Rajat Gupta failed to get his insider-trading conviction tossed on the ground that he did not benefit from the alleged tips after a judge ruled it was "too little, too late". Manhattan federal Judge Jed Rakoff on Thursday rejected Gupta's appeal to have his 2012 conviction overturned, saying a recent appeals court decision did not affect tippers like him, the New York Post reported. Gupta and Galleon Group founder Raj Rajaratnam,…
    - 13 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 9:48pm -
  • newHRD Ministry develops 'Know Your College' for students
    New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has developed a "Know Your College" portal to help the students make an informed decision on the choice of college and the courses. The portal was launched by President Pranab Mukherjee on November 11, 2014 to help prospective students make informed selection of a college.
    - 13 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 9:44pm -
  • newPresident Mukherjee receives first copy of book 'Uniki'
    Hyderabad, July 3 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee received the first copy of the book 'Uniki' in Hyderabad on Friday. The President received the book from Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao, who formally released it. Speaking on the occasion, the President appealed to the people of both the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to work in close harmony, so as to ensure sustainable development and betterment of the people of the country and help it earn its rightful place in the com…
    - 13 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 9:42pm -
  • newMarvel realtors introduce luxury condos
    Pune, July 3 (ANI-Businesswire India): Marvel Realtors have launched another contemporary and superlative residential condominium - Marvel Piazza in Pune's mini boom town - Viman Nagar. Strategically located, the project is in close proximity to Pune airport, railway station, IT parks, shopping centres, schools and specialty hospitals. Given its closeness to Lohegaon aerodrome, Marvel has all the prerequisite sanctions from Ministry of Defence and is adhering to the all the set construction rule…
    - 13 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 9:42pm -
  • newIndian electric vehicle sales grow by 25 percent
    New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) The Indian electric vehicle industry grew by 25 percent in 2015's first quarter with the sale of nearly 5,000 vehicles, the Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles (SMEV) said on Friday. "We are really delighted that the combined efforts of all the stakeholders are having a desirable impact and increased sales in one of the indications of this upbeat scenario," said SMEV's director, corporate affairs, Sohinder Gill in a statement. The central government had launche…
    - 13 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 9:30pm -
  • newTelcos for using government buildings, premises for towers
    New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Aiming to resolve the issue of reducing telecom towers, industry leaders on Friday urged Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to facilitate a mechanism by which government buildings and premises can be used to set up cell towers. In a CEO Roundtable organized by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in collaboration with the communications and IT ministry, many telecom industry stakeholders raised concerns over the vanishing cell to…
    - 14 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 8:56pm -
  • newWinning start by Indian hoopsters
    Bengaluru, July 3 (IANS) Hosts India were off to a flying start in the fourth South Asian Basketball Association (SABA) Championship which began here on Friday as they drubbed Nepal 90-37 and Bangladesh 122-39 to kick-start their bid to qualify for the Asian Championship later this year.
    - 14 hours ago, 3 Jul 15, 8:52pm -

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