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  • newRealty rush: Vijayawada competes with California
    The illogical rise in prices of land may act as a stumbling block for growth
    - 15 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:20am -
  • newTwo boys feared drowned
    Two boys were feared drowned in an irrigation canal at Edavalli village in Mudigonda mandal on Sunday. Sources said that Kranthi, 14, and Manoj, 15, of Thallampadu in Khammam rural mandal, had gone...
    - 18 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:17am -
  • newPolice foil bid to hold meeting in support of Maoists
    The police foiled a bid by Maoist sympathisers to hold a meeting at the Sundaraiah Vignana Kendram here on Sunday to mark the tenth anniversary of formation of CPI (Maoist). 180 persons arre...
    - 18 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:17am -
  • newCheck on child marriages
    UNICEF to join hands with NGOs to curb the menace in Medak district
    - 19 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:16am -
  • newSeasonal diseases on the rise
    The epidemic diseases which broke out in the beginning of the month continue to threaten people particularly in remote villages and interior tribal hamlets across the district. All the hospitals i...
    - 20 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:15am -
  • newTeenage girls hang themselves
    Two teenage girls committed suicide by hanging themselves at their house in Rahmathnagar at Jubilee Hills on Sunday, the police said.Bhavani (17), who was pursuing a beautician course, and...
    - 20 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:15am -
  • newA radio to save lives in Rudraprayag
    Mandakini Ki Awaz will cater to over 200 villages, be run by locals, focus on disaster management
    - 20 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:15am -
  • newPrincipal strives to bring back glory to govt. junior college
    Ananda Reddy toured over 100 villages and ensured that the student strength increased from 15 to over 100. Now the college has a strength of around 300 students
    - 20 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:15am -
  • new‘Kanyasulkam’ draws overwhelming response
    Artistes from Vizianagaram perform 8-hour full version of the social play
    - 22 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:13am -
  • newUnleash power of social media, artistes told
    Writer Satish Chandar says Arunodaya artistes should take up a vigorous campaign against ‘crony capitalism’ on the social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp etc.,
    - 22 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:13am -
  • newAll set for regularisation of contract staff
    The Government of Telangana has finalised guidelines for regularisation of contract employees. They will be sent to Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao for approval.Sources stated that the...
    - 23 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:12am -
  • newStitching devotion for the ‘divine’
    Tailor Mani has been preparing veils for the Tirumala temple portals for the past decade
    - 24 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:11am -
  • new‘Speed up barytes extraction’
    Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corporation MD Shalini Mishra has asked Kadapa Collector K.V. Ramana to expedite barytes extraction work at Mangampet Barytes Project (MBP) at Mangampet . She as...
    - 24 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:11am -
  • newPower generation hit at NTPC
    The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Ramagundam is generating only 1,050 MWs against its installed capacity of 2,600 MWs following a technical snag in three units on Sunday. The fi...
    - 25 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:10am -
  • newCivic chief, Engineering official in soup over tree felling
    In a significant judgment that would boost the morale of environmentalists, the High Court has ordered action against Nandikotkur Municipal Commissioner and the Deputy Executive Engineer for allowi...
    - 25 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:10am -
  • newSand art to add grandeur to Brahmotsavams
    Two girl artists from Mysore will depict 10 mythological themes through sand art
    - 25 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:10am -
  • new‘Smugglers will be brought to book’
    Plundering of red sanders from the Seshachalam forest range will be checked with an iron hand, Inspector-General of Police (Rayalaseema) V.V. Gopalakrishna said on Sunday. Those looting the forest...
    - 26 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:09am -
  • newLong-term bidding for procurement of 2,000 MW power begins
    The distribution companies of Andhra Pradesh have initiated long-term bidding process for procurement of around 2,000 MW power. The utilities are making arrangements to upload the request for quali...
    - 26 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:09am -
  • new1,031 cases settled in mega Lok Adalat in Kadapa
    The highest compensation of Rs. 13 lakh awarded in a pre-litigation case
    - 26 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:09am -
  • newBJP leadership ill at ease over Kavuri’s anti-TDP jibe
    The BJP senior leaders found themselves ill at ease over the anti-TDP rhetoric by the party’s recent entrant and former Union Minister Kavuri Sambhasiva Rao at a rally here on Sunday. Mr. Rao took...
    - 27 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:08am -
  • newEmpty sites turning into dump yards
    Vacant plots in Yelahanka New Town have turned a bane to the residents
    - 27 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:08am -
  • new‘Jagan spreading false propaganda against govt.’
    Farm loan waiver in three phases, says Palle. Mr. Reddy said they would spend Rs.35,000 crore on farm loan waiver and a huge amount on loans up to Rs.1 lakh taken by DWCRA women. For seven lakh government employees, retirement age had been enhanced from 58 to 60.
    - 28 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:07am -
  • newNagabharana’s ‘spiritual’ journey
    National-award winning filmmaker T.S. Nagabharana, who did a film on Shishunala Sharifa (saint, poet, philosopher and social reformer of 19th century) some 18 years ago, is set to direct Allama-...
    - 28 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:07am -
  • newRecognise dementia as emerging epidemic: experts
    With close to four million elders in India, including nearly 35,000 from Bangalore, suffering from dementia, experts want this progressive and degenerative brain disorder to be included in the nat...
    - 28 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:07am -
  • newBilawal on Kashmir
    This refers to the report, “We’ll take every inch of Kashmir: Bilawal” (Sept. 21). Th...
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:05am -
  • new‘Make in India’
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s launch on September 25 of the “Make in India” campaign (Se...
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:05am -
  • newThe Gujarat model
    The article, “Scaling up the Gujarat model” (Sept. 20), by Jagdish Bhagwati is a mixture of both...
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:05am -
  • newThe U.K., still
    Scotland’s decision to vote a historic “nae” to rebuff independence and keep aloft the Union Jack is certainly not the end of the road for the U.K. (“
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:05am -
  • newAn irreplaceable loss
    Even the musical instrument, the mandolin, would have cried out when its exceptional player Shrinivas passed away (“
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:05am -
  • newOn whistle-blowers
    This refers to the article, “Discretion, the better part of valour” (Sept. 20). It is ab...
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:05am -
  • newWidows of Vrindavan
    In drawing attention to the plight of the widows of Vrindavan, the BJP’s Member of Parliament from Mathura, Hema Malini, got hold of the wrong end of the stick. Many of the Vrindavan widows are wi...
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:05am -
  • newRoad map needed for A.P. tourism development
    Stakeholder institutions like the Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management, under the Union Ministry of Tourism, have come forward to offer critical support in charting out a road map for...
    - 30 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:05am -
  • newFew engineering professors are qualified for the job
    State Level Task Force committee report says a majority of teachers in engineering colleges lacks the mandatory Ph. D. qualification. In Category-II co-curricular, extension and professional development related activities are taken into view and out of 50 points one must score 15 points. In Category-III research and academic contributions of aspirants are viewed and it accounts for 400 points.
    - 31 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:04am -
  • newEngineer saves the day for TSGENCO
    Just a year into her job, A. Mary Joseph, saves Nagarjunasagar power generation house from submergence. She along with other engineers working at that time acted swiftly releasing the water through draft tubes directly to left bank canal.
    - 34 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:01am -
  • newFiji turns the page
    Fiji has chosen its first elected leader in eight years. This ma...
    - 35 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:00am -
  • newMany laws need amendment: expert
    Media role in giving feedback to law makers highlighted
    - 36 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:59am -
  • newCoop. bank declares dividend
    The Visakhapatnam Cooperative Bank declared a dividend of 12 per cent and interest of 8 per cent on share capital to its shareholders at its 99th annual general body meeting here on Sunday....
    - 36 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:59am -
  • newFreeing the undertrial
    Without substantive reforms to the investigation and trial process, early release of undertrials may further aggravate the pathologically low rates of conviction and incarceration in the Indian criminal justice system
    - 38 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:57am -
  • newInter-district archery championship held
    The first AP State Inter-District Senior Archery Championship was inaugurated by Andhra University Vice-Chancellor G.S.N. Raju at the Golden Jubilee Grounds here on Sunday.CMR Group CMD M.V...
    - 38 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:57am -
  • newRomantic comedy well narrated
    ‘Commercial Prema Katha’ made with a dozen fresh faces offers the audience a refreshing feel
    - 39 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:56am -
  • newPower generation hub in the making
    With several coal-fired shore-based power projects on the anvil, north Andhra is set to emerge as a major power generation centre in the next three to four years.NTPC has already commissione...
    - 39 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:56am -
  • newNew IT policy evokes good response
    Many express desire to invest in A.P. Thirteen acres has been allotted to Society for Applied Microwave Electronics Engineering and Research (SAMEER) for setting up an electromagnetic environmental effects centre with an investment of Rs.80 crore at Gambheeram IT SEZ.
    - 41 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:54am -
  • newAbsorbing and thought-provoking
    A series of images of the construction of National Highway, sounds of vehicles and workers, and many thought-provoking questions form the basis of R.P. Amudhan’s 10-minute documentary — The Road....
    - 45 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:50am -
  • newMeans and ends matter
    This column was written on Saturday, September 20, 2014, when The Hindu turned 136. It is a long and eventful journey for this legacy newspaper. It recognises that journalism is a dynamic pr...
    - 47 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:48am -
  • newCall to emulate Gurajada
    Garlanding of the statues of Gurajada Appa Rao and holding of literary meetings at various places in the city marked the 152nd birth anniversary of the writer and social reformer on Sunday.V...
    - 48 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:47am -
  • newCarbon credit cheques distributed
    Over 80 entrepreneurs from Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, and the State received cheques worth Rs. 96 lakh at the last of the cheque distribution ceremonies for carbon credit programme of the...
    - 49 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:46am -
  • newFor an Indian pivot in the Ebola fight 
    With better connectivity changing the way emerging infectious diseases are spreading, India needs to be ready especially with decisive action in support of affected countries 
    - 50 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:45am -
  • new‘Gurajada’s house will be developed as memorial’
    Minister for Rural Development and Housing Kimidi Mrunalini has said that Gurajada Appa Rao’s house in the town will be developed as a memorial of the writer. “The magnum opus ‘Kanya Sulkam’ is th...
    - 53 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:42am -
  • new‘Chitrakoot waterfalls good, unexplored’
    For all those who wish to spend quality time in nature’s lap amidst chirping sounds of birds and waterfalls, Chitrakoot waterfalls in Chhattisgarh is one of the best places to visit. The location i...
    - 56 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:39am -
  • newDevelop city into a cultural hub, say artistes
    Artistes on Sunday requested the government to initiate measures for developing Vijayawada into a hub for cultural activities and ensure proper facilities to their fraternity. Such a measure will c...
    - 57 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:38am -
  • newGovts. ignoring rights of women, says AIDWA
    All India Democratic Women’s Association (AIDWA) conducted a photo exhibition as a precursor to its 13 State-level conference to be held in the city from September 26 to 29, at Lenin Centre here on...
    - 58 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:37am -
  • newThe return of the Eagle in West Asia
    Bridging the trust deficit in West Asia is among the major challenges to the U.S. President’s new strategy against the Islamic State
    - 59 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:36am -
  • newLibrary body puts on-demand scheme on hold
    HCGS blames fund crunch; poor take the hit. Ever since the concept was introduced, several hundred of books of various subjects were sought by members and visitors, and made available.
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:27am -
  • new‘Western health care the leading cause of death’
    Most fevers – except malaria and a few others – are self-limiting, and after some time they recede. If you take rest and drink lot of fluids, the disease will disappear — Dr. B.M. Hegde cardiologist
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:21am -
  • newEthiopia’s agriculture hotline
    Ethiopia’s farmers are flocking to a hotline that provides free agricultural advice about planting crops, using fertilizer and preparing land as part of a government initiative to turn subsistence...
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:15am -
  • newMLA’s son counselled over bike racing
    The son of a Vijayawada MLA was among five youngsters reportedly `counselled,’ by the police here, after they were heading for a bike racing on the national highway. The youngsters came to Kaza on...
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:12am -
  • new‘Janmabhoomi’ should not be a media campaign only: Raghuveera
    Welcoming the government decision to conduct “Janmabhoomi – Maa Vuuru” programme, the Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) wanted the government to use the mass contact programme as a platform...
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:11am -
  • newLoan waiver: govt. mulls giving cash, coupons
    The State government is planning to immediately provide cash of Rs.50,000 and coupon that can be cashed in six months or one year for the remaining amount to each eligible beneficiary of the crop...
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:05am -
  • newCong to contest Allagadda bypoll
    The Congress leadership has announced that it will field its nominee for the ensuing by-election to Allagadda Assembly constituency in Kurnool district.The seat is being represented by B. Sh...
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:01am -
  • newWaiting for first aid, B.Tech student succumbs to injuries
    No doctors or staff available at government hospital, P. Kothakota
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:01am -

Hindustan Times

  • newDDA revises price of 41 housing scheme flats

    DDA revises price of 41 housing scheme flats

    Twenty days after it launched its biggest ever housing scheme and halfway through it the Delhi Development Authority DDA has realised that the prices of some flats have been wrongly printed in the scheme brochure
    - 47 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:48am -
  • newTo woo Dalits RSS rewrites history

    To woo Dalits RSS rewrites history

    Emboldened by the BJPs success in the Lok Sabha elections the RSS has intensified its efforts to find and validate a common Hindu thread to unify all groups under one Hindu identity
    - 48 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:47am -
  • newIndia US work on WTO deal ahead of ModiObama meet

    India US work on WTO deal ahead of ModiObama meet

    India and the US are working on a compromise formula on food subsidies to remove a major irritant in the stalled World Trade Organisation deal ahead of PM Narendra Modis meeting with President Barack Obama in Washington later this month
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:32am -
  • newSituation along LAC tense but under control

    Situation along LAC tense but under control

    The situation along the disputed Line of Actual Control LAC in Ladakh remained tense but under control a government official said on Sunday
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:27am -
  • newSoon babus may also work from home

    Soon babus may also work from home

    They are already spending longer hours at office but now government officials may soon end up working out of office too The Narendra Modi government this week lifted a decadeold restriction on the purchase of laptops notepads and tablets iPads for central government officials
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:08am -
  • newChinese pitch tents in Chumar stand off continues

    Chinese pitch tents in Chumar stand off continues

    The standoff in Chumar area of Ladakh area took a new turn on Sunday with Chinese Peoples Liberation Army PLA pitching seven tents well within the Indian territory and showing no signs of withdrawing from the territory
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 10:10pm -
  • newIS closes in on Syria border town as thousands flee

    IS closes in on Syria border town as thousands flee

    Islamic State militants closed in on Syrias thirdlargest Kurdish town on Sunday as tens of thousands fled in terror across the border into Turkey
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 9:59pm -
  • newIn 3 months another case against DIG Paraskar

    In 3 months another case against DIG Paraskar

    Suspended deputy inspector general of police Sunil Paraskar accused of raping a 26yearold woman has been booked in another case this time for outraging the modesty of a woman
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 9:35pm -
  • newOverwhelmed west Africa escalates Ebola response

    Overwhelmed west Africa escalates Ebola response

    West Africa intensified its response to the deadly Ebola epidemic on Sunday with Sierra Leone uncovering scores of dead bodies during a 72hour shutdown and Liberia announcing 1000 hospital beds
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 9:28pm -
  • newNurse murdered in staff quarters in Delhi

    Nurse murdered in staff quarters in Delhi

    A 45yearold nurse working at Lok Nayak Hospital in Delhi was found murdered Her body was found in a seminude condition in the bathroom at the hospitals staff quarters located near Delhi Gate in central Delhi
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:50pm -
  • newHave roadmap to channelise Indians capability Modi

    Have roadmap to channelise Indians capability Modi

    India has a chance to rise to its glory of the past according to Prime Minister Narendra Modi who says he has a clear roadmap to channelise the capability of Indias people
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:46pm -
  • newNC worker shot dead in Srinagar

    NC worker shot dead in Srinagar

    Lateef Ahmad Gupkari was shot at from close range by militants this afternoon police said He was rushed to ShereKashmir Institute of Medical Sciences at Soura where doctors declared him dead on arrival
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:29pm -
  • newIndia drops Israeli LAHAT will develop own missile for Arjun Mk2

    India drops Israeli LAHAT will develop own missile for Arjun Mk2

    In an exclusive interview to HT DRDO chief Avinash Chander said The LAHAT missile doesnt figure in our plans anymore We are dropping it We have been working on a tubelaunched antitank missile which hopefully can be configured for the tanks cannon
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 7:31pm -
  • newAshraf Ghani wins Afghan presidential election

    Ashraf Ghani wins Afghan presidential election

    Former finance minister Ashraf Ghani was declared Afghanistans next president on Sunday hours after signing a powersharing deal with his rival Abdullah Abdullah that ended a prolonged standoff over the disputed result
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 7:19pm -
  • newSaradha scam Nalini Chidambaram examined by CBI

    Saradha scam Nalini Chidambaram examined by CBI

    CBI sleuths investigating the multicrore Saradha chit fund scam examined Nalini Chidambaram wife of former union finance minister P Chidambaram in Chennai on Saturday
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 7:07pm -
  • newModi to meet Hillary and Bill Clinton in New York

    Modi to meet Hillary and Bill Clinton in New York

    Among Prime Minister Narendra Modis many meetings during his coming visit to the US the one with the most profound implications for the future will be with the Clintons Modi will meet former president Bill Clinton and his wife Hillary Clinton in New York
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:22pm -
  • newUP Dalit girl burnt alive names stalker before dying

    UP Dalit girl burnt alive names stalker before dying

    A 17yearold Dalit girl was burnt alive allegedly by her neighbour who was reportedly stalking and harassing her and three others in a Uttar Pradesh village on Saturday
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:20pm -
  • newIndia US in harmony ties to improve PM Modi

    India US in harmony ties to improve PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed hope about better IndiaUS ties ahead of his visit to the country later this month In an interview to CNN Modi also talked about his vision for a new India its neighbours and his development agenda among other issues
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 5:50pm -
  • newIndia may announce visaonarrival for US tourists

    India may announce visaonarrival for US tourists

    India is working on a proposal for visaonarrival facility for US tourists one of the bigticket announcements expected to be made during PM Narendra Modis highprofile visit to the US later this month
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:27pm -
  • newBilawal a daydreamer Indian Union Muslim League

    Bilawal a daydreamer Indian Union Muslim League

    Indian Union Muslim League on Sunday dubbed Bilawal Bhutto Zardari as one of the daydreamers in Pakistan for his Kashmir remarks and said every inch of Indian territory will be protected to the last minute
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 3:51pm -
  • new4 killed in bomb blast near Egypt foreign ministry

    4 killed in bomb blast near Egypt foreign ministry

    State television reported that a police officer and a conscript were killed in the blast in the crowded area on the Nile River which houses the foreign ministry and state television headquarters
    - 11 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 2:12pm -
  • newEight Indians in Fortune list of 25 powerful AsiaPacific women

    Eight Indians in Fortune list of 25 powerful AsiaPacific women

    As many as eight Indian women led by ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar have made it to the Fortune list of 25 most powerful women shaping the new world order in the AsiaPacific region
    - 12 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 2:00pm -
  • new2G Govt orders appointment of permanent ED officer

    2G Govt orders appointment of permanent ED officer

    Acting on the directions of the Supreme Court the government has issued fresh orders for permanent appointment of an enforcement directorate officer in the agency who has been tasked with the probe into the 2G spectrum allocation case
    - 12 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 1:46pm -
  • newUPSC shifts NDA and NA exam centre to Jammu

    UPSC shifts NDA and NA exam centre to Jammu

    All candidates who had opted for Srinagar centre to appear in the National Defence Academy NDA and Naval Academy NA examination will now have to take the test from Jammu Union Public Service Commission UPSC has said
    - 12 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 1:40pm -
  • newSeat sharing row Sena says take it or leave it BJP leaves decision to Modi

    Seat sharing row Sena says take it or leave it BJP leaves decision to Modi

    The 25yearold saffron alliance in Maharashtra teetered on the brink on Sunday after an aggressive Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray made a final offer of 119 seats and state BJP leaders told PM Narendra Modi that they would rather go it alone than accept this
    - 12 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 1:31pm -

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  • newCaesarean section filmed secretly, spread on social media
    The mobile phone has done enough damage to the privacy of individuals, but for the first time it has also laid bare the Caesarean section done on a woman without her permission.The woman, Sunitha of Thrikkarippur, gave birth to triplets at government taluk hospital, Payyannur, Kannur, on July 18 and the sequences of the Caesarean were filmed using a mobile phone either by the doctors on duty or any of the staff who accompanied them. About 20 of the photographs have been spreading through Whats…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • newAnother Mars mission to be launched 2018
    Mangalyaan will not be a one-off effort by Indian space scientists to explore Mars, with another mission to the Red Planet likely to be launched in 2018, according to Prof. U.R. Rao, former chairman of Isro, and head of the space agency’s Advisory Committee on Space Sciences (ADCOS).Prof. Rao, who picked five instruments for the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) and has been guiding teams which are involved in assembling Chandrayaan-II, said: “People here (in Isro) are already talking about it (th…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • newCBI lens shifts to Assam
    Sources close to Nalini Chidambaram, the lawyer wife of former finance minister P. Chidambaram, said that she represented Manora-njana Sinh, the estranged wife of Congress leader Matang Sinh, in other cases and was asked to offer her professional advice only in her negotiations with Sudipta Sen. Sources said Ms Chidambaram represented Ms Sinh and, therefore, was asked to offer her advice in her negotiations with Mr Sen in connection with plans by the group to acquire a TV channel in Guwahati. I…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • newBJP calls for NCW probe
    BJP national spokesperson and MP Meenakshi Lekhi on Sunday demanded an independent judicial probe or an inquiry by the National Commission for Women (NCW) into the alleged Jadavpur University molestation case and subsequent police atrocities on students.“Instead of taking action against the vice chancellor, the state government has been supporting him. The state government should protect students as parents protect their children. An independent investigation should be held in this matter by…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • newApp for selfie with Mangalyaan
    City-based start-up Smartur has developed a mobile application (app) built on augmented reality that allows users of Android phone users and iOS mobile devices to click a selfie with Indian spaceship Mangalyaan that is due to land on Mars next week. The app will provide the users a platform to experience and participate in India’s most important space programme milestone — the arrival of Mangalyaan on Mars on September 24, according to a release on Sunday.The app is an augmented reality app…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • newProbe panel formed, report within 3 days
    Facing the heat from protests by students and relentless pressure from governor K.N. Tripathi, the state government on Sunday was compelled to constitute an inquiry committee which would probe the alleged molestation of a second year student in Jadavpur University and submit its report in 72 hours. After his visit to the house of the victim and his subsequent meeting with the governor, state education minister Partha Chatterjee announced that a “three or four member inquiry committee” would…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • newArrest cleric for Navratri remark: VHP
    Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Sunday took strong objection to what it termed as “provocative” remarks on Navratri festival by Maulana Mehdi Hasan, saying it is a deliberate attempt to “malign” Hinduism and demanded his arrest.The VHP has also called for a statewide movement in Gujarat to bar Muslim youth from entering venues for “garba,” a traditional dance performed during the festival in praise of goddess Durga, to prevent incidents of “eve teasing”.Hasan, a resident of Rustampura…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • newStockbroker and realtor arrested
    The Central Bureau of Investigation probing the mega chit fund scam in Orissa on arrested Mumbai-based stockbroker Deepak Chandratan Pareek and real estate developer Dharmendra Bothra for their alleged links with the ponzi firm Artha Tatwa (AT) Group that has looted over `500 crore from investors.The investigating agency grilled Pareek for more than three hours at the CBI office here on Saturday evening before arresting him on Sunday.Soon after their arrest, both the accused were produced in t…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • BJP won’t accept new Shiv Sena formula
    The tug of war between the Shiv Sena and BJP over seat-sharing continued on Saturday without result. Rejecting the BJP’s formula, the Shiv Sena has come out with a new formula unacceptable to the BJP.According to the new formula, the Shiv Sena would take 155 seats, BJP 126, and seven seats were offered to the Swabhimani Shetkari Sangathana (SSS) led by Raju Shetty. BJP state president Devendra Fadnavis is expected to meet Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray for further negotiations.The BJP on F…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Sep 14, 12:00am -
  • NCP rejects Congress offer of 124 seats
    The NCP on Saturday rejected the Congress’ proposal of 124 seats in the Maharashtra Assembly polls next month, saying this was an old offer as it had already fought on those seats in the 2004 elections. The party has virtually issued an ultimatum to the Congress to resolve the seat-sharing issue in one day as it cannot wait further.Senior NCP leader Praful Patel will meet central leaders of the Congress here on Sunday in this regard. The NCP’s rejection came as the AICC’s central election…
    - 1 day ago, 21 Sep 14, 12:00am -

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  • newNo need to follow China, I have growth roadmap: Modi - Indian Express

    No need to follow China, I have growth roadmap: Modi - Indian Express

    Indian ExpressNo need to follow China, I have growth roadmap: ModiIndian ExpressAsserting that India does not need to follow Chinese model for a rapid economic progress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he has a “clear roadmap” to channel people's entrepreneurial nature towards achieving 8 to 9 per cent growth rates for a longer ...We have diplomatic bandwidth to accommodate both US, China: Narendra ModiLivemintModi bats for democracyBusiness StandardPM Modi calls Muslims 'patriots' but pe…
    - 21 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 1:15am -
  • newFresh FIR against Paraskar, brother - Indian Express

    Fresh FIR against Paraskar, brother - Indian Express

    Zee NewsFresh FIR against Paraskar, brotherIndian ExpressThe police here registered an FIR against suspended DIG Sunil Paraskar and his brother Ravi on Saturday night for allegedly threatening a 27-year-old woman. This is the second FIR against Paraskar, who had been earlier charged with rape by a model on ...FIR filed against Paraskar, brother for threat to tenantTimes of IndiaIn 3 months, another case against DIG ParaskarHindustan TimesSuspended rape-accused DIG now charged with molesting a w…
    - 42 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:54am -
  • newSeat sharing row: Uddhav says take it or leave it, BJP looks to Modi for decision - Hindustan Times

    Seat sharing row: Uddhav says take it or leave it, BJP looks to Modi for decision - Hindustan Times

    NDTVSeat sharing row: Uddhav says take it or leave it, BJP looks to Modi for decisionHindustan TimesThe 25-year-old saffron alliance in Maharashtra teetered on the brink on Sunday after an aggressive Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray made a final offer of 119 seats and state BJP leaders told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that they would rather go it alone ...Behind Uddhav hard bargain, son's 'Mission 150'Indian ExpressMaha Assembly polls: Shiv Sena to contest 288 seats if BJP fails to respond ...…
    - 54 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:42am -
  • newJU 'molestation': Partha calls on victim's family - Indian Express

    JU 'molestation': Partha calls on victim's family - Indian Express

    Hindu Business LineJU 'molestation': Partha calls on victim's familyIndian ExpressTwenty days after an incident of alleged molestation was reported in Jadavpur University, four days after police allegedly assaulted students protesting against authorities' inaction in the issue and a day after thousands of students hit Kolkata streets to “make ...West Bengal government decides to form probe panel on Jadavpur University's ...IBNLiveTeachers hit Kolkata's streets in support of Jadavpur studentsB…
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:32am -
  • newSituation along LAC tense but under control - Hindustan Times

    Situation along LAC tense but under control - Hindustan Times

    India TodaySituation along LAC tense but under controlHindustan TimesThe situation along the disputed Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh remained tense but under control, a government official said on Sunday. The military standoff involving India and China in Chumar area entered its 11th day, with soldiers from both ...Settling border disputes with China to take timeAssam TribuneChinese Pitch Seven Tents in Chumar; Stand Off ContinuesThe New Indian Expressall 40 news articles »
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:32am -
  • newHow moves & countermoves dominate Sino-Indian ties - Economic Times

    How moves & countermoves dominate Sino-Indian ties - Economic Times

    Economic TimesHow moves & countermoves dominate Sino-Indian tiesEconomic TimesBy: Sreeram Chaulia Chinese president Xi Jinping's high-profile visit to India from September 17 to 19 was a diplomatic tour de force by raising tantalizing possibilities of the two most populous nations on Earth bonding to change Asia and the world. Xi and his ...Hindi Chini shy shyTimes of India (blog)'Xi's visit to India shows China's neighbourhood diplomacy'IBNLiveTest of nerveBusiness StandardNagaland Post (blog)…
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:23am -
  • newPrithviraj Chavan snubs NCP over Praful Patel's 'ultimatum' on seat-sharing - Daily News & Analysis

    Prithviraj Chavan snubs NCP over Praful Patel's 'ultimatum' on seat-sharing - Daily News & Analysis

    Daily News & AnalysisPrithviraj Chavan snubs NCP over Praful Patel's 'ultimatum' on seat-sharingDaily News & AnalysisMaharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today snubbed NCP over an "ultimatum" given by party leader Praful Patel on its demand to contest 144 seats in October 15 Assembly elections, saying that such discussions are not held through press ...and more »
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 11:45pm -
  • newChristian faith strengthened India's secular fabric, says Vice President Hamid ... - Daily News & Analysis

    Christian faith strengthened India's secular fabric, says Vice President Hamid ... - Daily News & Analysis

    Daily News & AnalysisChristian faith strengthened India's secular fabric, says Vice President Hamid ...Daily News & AnalysisVice President M Hamid Ansari today said the Christian faith had strengthened the country's secular fabric and enriched the composite Indian identity. The contribution of the Christian church in social and charitable work in India, especially in education and ...Mangalore: Vice-President Hamid Ansari lauds Catholic community at CASK ...Daijiworld.comVice President Hamid An…
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 11:35pm -
  • newAl Qaeda threat: Gogoi may not be off the mark on possible terror nexus - Firstpost

    Al Qaeda threat: Gogoi may not be off the mark on possible terror nexus - Firstpost

    The HinduAl Qaeda threat: Gogoi may not be off the mark on possible terror nexusFirstpostEnemies and detractors of India are plotting something big on the terror front to mar the months-long festive phase which is round the corner. Intelligence Bureau (IB) is learnt to have sent discreet nation-wide alerts to this effect, though several Gujarat cities, ...Al Qaeda is trying to enter Assam, says Tarun Gogoi Sep 21, 12:16 pmANINEWSAl-Qaida trying to enter Assam: CM Tarun GogoiTimes of IndiaAl Qae…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 7:54pm -
  • Maharashtra: Assembly election poll notification issued - Firstpost

    Maharashtra: Assembly election poll notification issued - Firstpost

    IBNLiveMaharashtra: Assembly election poll notification issuedFirstpostMumbai: The process for the 15 October election to the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly began on Friday with authorities issuing the poll notification. Representative image. Agencies. The by-poll for the parliamentary seat of Beed, vacated following the ...notification issued for oct 15 maharashtra assembly electionSahara Samayall 12 news articles »
    - 1 day ago, 20 Sep 14, 3:38pm -

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  • newUnwanted Vergne delivers a timely reminder

    Unwanted Vergne delivers a timely reminder

    By Patrick Johnston SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Jean-Eric Vergne did his best to boost his chances of being back on the Formula One grid next year with a season's best sixth place for Toro Rosso in Singapore on Sunday despite two penalties. The Frenchman is being replaced by 16-year-old Max Verstappen for 2015, with the team indicating in Singapore that the Dutch driver will get a run in the car during practice at next month's Japanese Grand Prix. Vergne, in his third season, finds himself surplus to…
    - 47 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:49am -
  • newIndia eves thrashed 0-10 by Thailand in Asian Games football

    India eves thrashed 0-10 by Thailand in Asian Games football

    India eves thrashed 0-10 by Thailand in Asian Games football.
    - 58 mins ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:38am -
  • newCLT20 match almost like India-Pakistan clash
    Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) It was billed as an India-Pakistan clash and almost lived up to the expectations as Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) beat Lahore Lions in the last over in Oppo Champions League Twenty20.
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 11:46pm -
  • newShuttlers end India's long wait, Jitu leads team to bronze
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Two bronze medals -- and the assurance of at least two more medals from squash -- summed up India's showing on the second day of the 17th Asian Games in Incheon.
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 10:18pm -
  • newModi confident India, US can develop a genuinely strategic alliance
    Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) With the mood in Delhi and Washington in harmony, India and the US can develop a genuinely strategic alliance, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared ahead of his first summit meeting with US President Barack Obama next week.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 9:26pm -
  • newDespite history of non-violence, too many clashes in India recently, says Kiren Rijiju
    New Delhi, Sept. 21 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Sunday lamented the fact that despite a history of non-violence, India has seen many incidents of hostility lately.
    - 4 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 9:15pm -
  • newForce India drivers finish in points
    Singapore, Sep 21 (IANS) Both Force India drivers successfully finished among the points as Sergio Perez and Nico Hulkenberg ended seventh and ninth respectively at the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix here Sunday.
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:32pm -
  • new'CLT20 chance for foreigners to hone skills, make money'
    Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming here Sunday said the Champions League Twenty20 gives an opportunity to foreign cricketers to hone their skills and make money.
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:14pm -
  • newIndia blessed to have almost all great religions, says Vice President Ansari
    Mangalore, Sept. 21 (ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari on Sunday said the country is blessed to have almost all the great religions, coexisting peacefully and prospering here, for centuries.
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:14pm -
  • newIndian enterprise will deliver sustained 8-9 percent growth: Modi
    New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said the entrepreneurial nature of over a million Indians is the basis of his belief that the country will be able to consistently achieve growth rates of 8-9 percent over a sustained period, and for which he has a clear road map.
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:10pm -
  • newDisappointment for Hyderabad's son-in-law
    Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) For former Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik, it was a disappointment both on-and-off the ground in the hometown of his wife and tennis ace Sania Mirza.
    - 5 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:06pm -
  • newFormer BSFI vice-president Jaffer dead
    Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) Former Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI) vice-president Haji Jaffer died here Sunday, according to a press release from the Karnataka Billiards and Snooker Association (KBSA).
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 7:18pm -
  • newIndian women settle for badminton team bronze
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Ending a 28-year-old medal drought in badminton at the Asian Games, India Sunday settled for the bronze in the women's team event going down tamely to hosts South Korea in the semi-finals at the Gyeyang Gymnasium here.
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 7:08pm -
  • newIndia suggests talks to resolve Ukraine-Russia crisis
    New Delhi, Sept. 21 (ANI): Condemning the ongoing crisis between Russia and Ukraine, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the incidents in Ukraine are saddening and not good for humanity.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:47pm -
  • newTerrorism is a crisis against humanity, not against nation or race: Prime Minister Modi
    New Delhi, Sep. 21 (ANI): Commenting on Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al Zawahri's threat to form an Indian branch of his militant group, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that terrorism is a crisis against humanity, not against a nation or race.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:47pm -
  • newIndia, US bound together by history and culture: PM Modi
    New Delhi, Sep. 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that India and the United States of America are bound together by history and culture as there are many similarities between the two countries.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:47pm -
  • newIndia gets bronze in women’s badminton team event at Asian Games

    India gets bronze in women’s badminton team event at Asian Games

    Saina Nehwal Indian women had to settle for the bronze medal after being humbled by South Korea in the semi-finals of the team event at Incheon, S ...
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:40pm -
  • newIndian women shuttlers settle for Asiad bronze
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Indian shuttlers had to settle for the bronze in the women's team event of the Asian Games as they lost their semi-final encounter 1-3 to hosts South Korea at the Gyeyang Gymnasium here Sunday.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:34pm -
  • newIndia thrash Sri Lanka 8-0 in Asiad men's hockey
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Playing their first match of the Asian Games at the Seonhak Hockey Stadium here, the Indian men's team defeated neighbours Sri Lanka 8-0 in a Pool B contest here Sunday.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:32pm -
  • newGreat expectations from Modi's US visit
    Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) There are great expectations all around from the corridors of power in Washington to business circles to the Indian-American community from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's landmark visit to the US beginning Friday.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:26pm -
  • newHard to fight against Joshna: Dipika Pallikal
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Indian squash star Dipika Pallikal said here that it is tough to fight for a medal, especially when you are facing a compatriot in the quarter-finals of the Asian Games.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:14pm -
  • newGhosal, Dipika assured of squash medals
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Saurav Ghosal and Dipika Pallikal assured India of at least two more Asian Games medals after reaching the semi-finals of their singles events at the Yeorumul Squash Courts here Sunday.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:06pm -
  • newAsian Games 2014: Schedule of Indian players on 22nd September

    Asian Games 2014: Schedule of Indian players on 22nd September

    Indian athletes' schedule for day 3 of the Asian Games.
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:04pm -
  • newHigh-level Indian ministerial visits to London next month
    London, Sep 21 (IANS/RAY) India's Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley is scheduled to visit London Oct 13-14 for an interface with financial institutions to persuade them to invest in India.
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 5:54pm -
  • newMS Dhoni and the T20I Conundrum: Why isn’t he very successful in T20s in the international arena?

    MS Dhoni and the T20I Conundrum: Why isn’t he very successful in T20s in the international arena?

    "This is where the calmness of Dhoni comes into play. The guy’s almost Zen-like at the crease. The way he plays gives you the impression that things are not as dire as they are made out to be. For this reason alone, he is the prized wicket for the opposition; all the more reason that India would want him to arrive early to the crease and stay till the end."
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 5:46pm -
  • newMusicians unite to spread message of peace
    New Delhi, Sept. 21 (ANI): It is music which can act as one of the most powerful weapon that one can think of in the present times to spread awareness about International Day of Peace.
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 5:18pm -
  • newG20 deal on sharing bank data to help India battle black money
    Cairns (Australia) Sep 21 (IANS) In a major step that will aid India track and recover black money stashed abroad, G20 finance ministers Sunday agreed on allowing automatic sharing of all bank information with tax authorities at the end of each year, starting 2017.
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 5:06pm -
  • newAsian Games Football Tournament Preview: India U-23 vs Jordan U-23

    Asian Games Football Tournament Preview: India U-23 vs Jordan U-23

    Asian Games Football Tournament Preview: India U-23 vs Jordan U-23
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:54pm -
  • newIndian women lose 0-10 to Thailand in Asiad football
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) The Indian women's football team suffered a 0-10 loss at the Asian Games as they went down to Thailand in their third Group A match at the Namdong Asiad Rugby Field here Sunday.
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:34pm -
  • newChapchai wins Malaysia playoff to end five-year drought
    KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Chapchai Nirat ended his five-year title drought when he held his nerve to roll in a putt at the first playoff hole and beat Filipino veteran Antonio Lascuna to win Asian Tour's Selangor Masters on Sunday. The big-hitting Thai carded a closing three-under 68 for a four-day total of 10-under 274, which was matched by the 43-year-old Lascuna who fired a 63, studded with six birdies and an eagle. ...
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:28pm -
  • newWith Modi PM, Vibrant Gujarat billed as 'Davos of East'
    Ahmedabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The Vibrant Gujarat (VG) summit here next January is likely to see some extra enthusiasm among participants as Narendra Modi, the man behind the event, is now India's prime minister. The summit, being billed as the "Davos of the East", is being perceived as a global networking platform to propel growth and investment.
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:28pm -
  • newBharatiya Samaj Jan Jagriti Manch protests against Bilawal Bhutto
    Kanpur, Sept.21 (ANI): The Bharatiya Samaj Jan Jagriti Manch activists staged a protest here on Sunday against Pakistan People's Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto's comment on Kashmir.
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:25pm -
  • newAsian Games: Jitu Rai leads India to bronze, trap shooters bungle
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Jitu Rai Sunday spearheaded India's 10-metre air pistol team to clinch the bronze medal in the 17th Asian Games but missed out on an individual medal, finishing fifth, at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range here.
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:16pm -
  • newIndia beat Sri Lanka 8-0 in Asiad hockey
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team got off to a flying start in the Asian Games defeating neighbours Sri Lanka 8-0 at the Seonhak Hockey Stadium here Sunday.
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:14pm -
  • newIndia track cyclists finish 9th, 11th at Asiad
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Indian track cyclists Deborah and Mahitha Mohan failed to impress in the women's keirin finals as they finished ninth and 11th out of 11 competitors at the Asian Games here Sunday.
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:08pm -
  • newIt's a live show, not a television show: SRK
    Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) When the news that Shah Rukh Khan will host "Got Talent World Stage LIVE" came out, many felt that he is returning to the small screen. But the Bollywood Badshah clarifies the misconception saying "it is a live show" and he will host it the way he hosts a Filmfare Award function.
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:06pm -
  • newTrade unions in IT worry Kerala industry
    Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 21 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and industry people Sunday expressed worry over the CPI-M-backed CITU's plan to form trade unions and enter the IT sector.
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 4:02pm -
  • newIndia's trap shooting trio disappoint in Asiad
    Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) India's trap shooting exponents Manavjit Singh Sandhu, Mansher Singh and Kynan Chenai put on a disappointing show in the 17th Asian Games as none of them could qualify for the final round with the team finishing sixth at the Gyeonggido Shooting Range here Sunday.
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 3:58pm -
  • newSportspersons protest hike in stadium fees
    New Delhi, Sept. 21 (ANI): The sportspersons in the national capital took to the streets on Sunday to protest against the fee hike for practice in sports stadiums.
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 3:50pm -
  • newRailways withdraw order cancelling trains despite Maoist threat
    Pat Sep 21 (IANS) Railway authorities Sunday withdrew their decision to cancel 28 passenger trains for a week in Bihar and Jharkhand in view of a Maoist threat after police assured full security, officials said.
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 3:50pm -

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  • Rupee tumbles by 90 paise vs dollar in late morning trade
    The Indian rupee dropped sharply by 90 paise to 66.90 against the American currency in the late morning trade on Tuesday on persistent dollar demand from banks and importers on the back of firm dollar in overseas amidst sudden fall in equity market.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:15pm -
  • Rupee tumbles by 90 paise vs dollar in late morning trade
    The Indian rupee dropped sharply by 90 paise to 66.90 against the American currency in the late morning trade on Tuesday on persistent dollar demand from banks and importers on the back of firm dollar in overseas amidst sudden fall in equity market.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:14pm -
  • SC admits judgement on CIC mistake of law, recalls verdict
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday recalled an order and admitted that it committed a "mistake of law" by directing that only sitting or retired high court chief justices or an apex court judge could head the central and state information commissions.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:11pm -
  • Asaram sent to jail, to move bail plea on Tuesday
    Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl at his ashram in Jodhpur, was behind bars after he was remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a local court.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:07pm -
  • 2G: SC rejects pleas for recalling its orders
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the pleas of the accused in the 2G spectrum case seeking recall of its two orders barring the high court from hearing the matters arising out of the scam.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:06pm -
  • 2G: SC rejects pleas for recalling its orders
    The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the pleas of the accused in the 2G spectrum case seeking recall of its two orders barring the high court from hearing the matters arising out of the scam.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:06pm -
  • Microsoft to acquire Nokia's handset biz for USD 7.17 bn
    Software giant Microsoft said it will acquire Finnish handset maker Nokia's handset business for 5.44 billion euros (USD 7.17 billion) in cash, in an effort to strengthen its position in the smartphone market.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:01pm -
  • Microsoft to acquire Nokia's handset biz for USD 7.17 bn
    Software giant Microsoft said it will acquire Finnish handset maker Nokia's handset business for 5.44 billion euros (USD 7.17 billion) in cash, in an effort to strengthen its position in the smartphone market.
    - 3 Sep 13, 12:01pm -
  • Federer stunned while Nadal rolls on at US Open
    Roger Federer crashed out of the US Open in the fourth round while Rafael Nadal captured his 19th hardcourt win in a row to reach the quarter-finals without having allowed a service break.
    - 3 Sep 13, 11:25am -
  • Divij Sharan bows out of US Open
    Divij Sharan's US Open came to an end after the Indian and his Chinese Taipei partner Yen-Hsun Lu went down fighting to Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi and Jean-Julien Rojer in the men's doubles third round in New York.
    - 3 Sep 13, 11:11am -
  • Asaram sent to jail, to move bail plea on Tuesday
    Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl at his ashram in Jodhpur, was behind bars after he was remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a local court.
    - 3 Sep 13, 10:50am -
  • Landmark Food Security Bill gets Parliament nod
    Ushering in the biggest programme in the world to fight hunger, Parliament on Monday gave its nod to the landmark Food Security Bill which seeks to provide highly subsidised foodgrains to the country's two-third population as a right.
    - 3 Sep 13, 10:49am -
  • Runners-up finish for India in Asia Cup
    India made a spirited fightback in the second half but failed to earn a direct berth in next year's hockey World Cup as they lost the high-scoring summit clash 3-4 to defending champions South Korea, in Ipoh on Monday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 9:00pm -
  • Nat Sports Awards presented; Sodhi conferred Khel Ratna
    The National Sports Awards were presented on Saturday to the country's top athletes and coaches with shooter Ronjan Sodhi getting the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna - India's highest sporting honour, while cricketer Virat Kohli was among the Arjuna awardees.
    - 2 Sep 13, 9:00pm -
  • First time in 50 years: Eng to host India for 5 Tests
    England has agreed to host India for five Test matches, for the first time in 50 years, when the team lands in London for a long series which will also include five ODIs and a Twenty20 International next year.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:50pm -
  • Nigeria: Suspected Boko Haram attacks kill 38
    At least 38 people have been killed in weekend attacks in Nigeria by suspected Boko Haram insurgents, and another 34 are missing, local officials said on Sunday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:40pm -
  • Obama backs strike on Syria but wants Congress approval
    In a surprise move, US President Barack Obama has sought congressional approval for limited military intervention in Syria to win more support for his plan to punish the Bashar al-Assad regime for its alleged use of chemical weapons.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:40pm -
  • Hasina hints at polls in Bangladesh before January 24
    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday hinted that Bangladesh's next general election could be held at any time in the three-month period before the term of parliament ends on January 24.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:35pm -
  • Daunting task ahead of Rajan as new RBI governor
    Declining value of Rupee, widening Current Account Deficit (CAD) and the impact of likely tapering of US bond purchases are some of the key issues which will keep Raghuram Rajan busy after he takes charge as RBI Governor on Wednesday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:29pm -
  • Daunting task ahead of Rajan as new RBI governor
    Declining value of Rupee, widening Current Account Deficit (CAD) and the impact of likely tapering of US bond purchases are some of the key issues which will keep Raghuram Rajan busy after he takes charge as RBI Governor on Wednesday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:29pm -
  • Brotherhood demands fact-finding panel for detainees
    Amid a security crackdown on its members, Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has demanded the formation of an independent fact-finding committee to carry out surprise inspections of detention centres and investigate all violations committed against prisoners.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:26pm -
  • C-17 heavy-lift transport plane inducted into IAF
    Giving a major thrust to IAF's capability to swiftly move troops and tanks to battle fronts, Def Min A K Antony formally inducted its biggest 70-tonne C-17 heavy-lift transport aircraft into service at the Hindon Air Base on Monday.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:26pm -
  • Moily: No proposal for night curfew at petrol pumps
    Slammed over a proposal to shut petrol pumps at night to taper fuel demand, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Monday beat a hasty retreat, saying there is no move to limit petrol and diesel sales at retail outlets.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:25pm -
  • Moily: No proposal for night curfew at petrol pumps
    Slammed over a proposal to shut petrol pumps at night to taper fuel demand, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Monday beat a hasty retreat, saying there is no move to limit petrol and diesel sales at retail outlets.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:24pm -
  • Citizens' right to privacy should be protected: President
    Lauding the role of Right to Information Act in promoting transparency, President Pranab Mukherjee has stressed on adequate safeguards to protect the "inviolable rights to privacy" of a citizen.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:24pm -
  • Telangana issue rocks Parl, 9 MPs suspended
    Parliament was rocked by Telangana issue again on Monday, prompting Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar to take the unprecedented step of suspending nine members from Andhra Pradesh for five days, the second time in the same session.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:24pm -
  • Telangana issue rocks Parl, 9 MPs suspended
    Parliament was rocked by Telangana issue again on Monday, prompting Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar to take the unprecedented step of suspending nine members from Andhra Pradesh for five days, the second time in the same session.
    - 2 Sep 13, 8:23pm -
  • Sahara blames SEBI in SC for imbroglio in paying investors
    The Sahara group today blamed SEBI for acting in haste against it on the issue of refunding Rs 24,000 crore to investors and asked the Supreme Court to pass an order to help it get out of the imbroglio.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:53pm -
  • 2G case: Court dismisses joint trial pleas
    A Delhi court on Monday dismissed separate pleas of Essar Teleholdings Ltd (ETHL) and another accused in 2G spectrum scam case seeking a joint trial in the case.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:52pm -
  • Subbarao to bid adieu after 5 stormy years
    Career bureaucrat-turned-banker D Subbarao demits office on Wednesday after a 5-year stint as RBI Governor during a tumultuous period of global financial stress that has left rupee plumbing new depths, falling economic growth and high inflation.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:40pm -
  • RBI zeroes in on 5 for panel to screen applications of new banks
    The Reserve Bank is understood to have zeroed in on five names for setting up a high-level panel of experts from the banking and financial sector to screen applications of the 26 aspirants for new banking licences.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:32pm -
  • SC seeks Centre's reply on plea to ban pentavalent vaccine
    The Supreme Court has sought response from the Centre on a PIL seeking its direction to ban use of pentavalent vaccine, which prevents diseases like Hepatitis-B and diphtheria in children.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:26pm -
  • Merkel hits out at Russia and China over Syria stand
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel hit out at Russia and China over their stance in the Syrian crisis, saying in an interview published on Saturday that their action weakened the United Nations.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:17pm -
  • Sri Lanka turning authoritarian: UN human rights chief
    UN human rights Chief Navi Pillay on Saturday criticised the Sri Lankan government, saying the country is becoming "increasingly authoritarian" despite the end of a civil war four years ago.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:17pm -
  • Syria asks UN to prevent aggression against it
    Syria has appealed to the United Nations to try to "prevent any aggression" against it, even as US President Barack Obama on Monday lobbied with war-weary lawmakers to convince them for a limited military strike.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:15pm -
  • Tornado rips through eastern Japan, injures dozens
    A tornado ripped through parts of eastern Japan on Monday, injuring several dozen people, tearing off roofs and uprooting buildings.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:15pm -
  • Tornado rips through eastern Japan, injures dozens
    A tornado ripped through parts of eastern Japan on Monday, injuring several dozen people, tearing off roofs and uprooting buildings.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:14pm -
  • Lal Masjid operation: Case filed against Musharraf
    In fresh trouble for Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, a case was on Monday filed against him for the murder of cleric Abdul Rasheed and his mother during the infamous Lal Masjid operation.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:14pm -
  • Syria asks UN to prevent aggression against it
    Syria has appealed to the United Nations to try to "prevent any aggression" against it, even as US President Barack Obama on Monday lobbied with war-weary lawmakers to convince them for a limited military strike.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:14pm -
  • Citizens' right to privacy should be protected: President
    Lauding the role of Right to Information Act in promoting transparency, President Pranab Mukherjee has stressed on adequate safeguards to protect the "inviolable rights to privacy" of a citizen.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:13pm -
  • Bhatkal took advantage of free passage at Indo-Nepal border
    Arrested Indian Mujahideen operative Yasin Bhatkal and his associate used to take advantage of the unhindered passage on the Indo-Nepal border, 110 km of which lay in Bihar.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:06pm -
  • Lal Masjid operation: Case filed against Musharraf
    In fresh trouble for Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, a case was on Monday filed against him for the murder of cleric Abdul Rasheed and his mother during the infamous Lal Masjid operation.
    - 2 Sep 13, 7:05pm -
  • Economic deceleration on expected lines: Planning Commission
    The Planning Commission on Friday said the deceleration in economic growth in the first quarter was on expected lines and it may improve in the second half of the fiscal.
    - 2 Sep 13, 5:41pm -
  • Mumbai gangrape: Cops want accused to undergo TIP soon
    Mumbai police plans to conduct test identification parade of the five accused in the photojournalist gangrape case as soon as they are remanded in judicial custody.
    - 2 Sep 13, 1:53pm -
  • Obama backs strike on Syria but wants Congress approval
    In a surprise move, US President Barack Obama has sought congressional approval for limited military intervention in Syria to win more support for his plan to punish the Bashar al-Assad regime for its alleged use of chemical weapons.
    - 2 Sep 13, 1:43pm -
  • Hyderabad Hotshots clinch inaugural IBL title
    Olympic medalist Saina Nehwal-led Hyderabad Hotshots emerged as the champion of the inaugural Indian Badminton League (IBL) when they downed Awadhe Warriors 3-1 in the final matches which was held at the NSCI Stadium, Mumbai on Saturday.
    - 1 Sep 13, 8:13am -
  • US for "narrow" strike against Syria; Russia dismisses chemical weapons use
    The US moved closer to military intervention in Syria with President Barack Obama saying he was considering a "limited, narrow" strike without involving ground forces even as Russia dismissed claims about the use of chemical weapons by the Assad regime as "utter nonsense."
    - 31 Aug 13, 9:35pm -
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Reuters India

  • newExclusive - Iran seeks give and take on militants, nuclear program

    Exclusive - Iran seeks give and take on militants, nuclear program

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like to see more flexibility on Iran's uranium enrichment program, senior Iranian officials told Reuters.
    - 1 hour ago, 22 Sep 14, 12:10am -
  • newGhani named Afghan president-elect after deal to end election dispute

    Ghani named Afghan president-elect after deal to end election dispute

    KABUL (Reuters) - Former finance minister Ashraf Ghani was named Afghanistan's president-elect on Sunday after he signed a deal to share power with his opponent, ending months of turmoil over a disputed election that destabilised the country as most foreign troops prepare to leave.
    - 2 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 11:50pm -
  • newWorld leaders to gather at U.N. in shadow of Islamic State, Ebola crises

    World leaders to gather at U.N. in shadow of Islamic State, Ebola crises

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - World leaders gather in New York this week to tackle a host of crises: the violence Islamic State militants are wreaking in Iraq and Syria, the exponential spread of the deadly Ebola virus in Africa and deadlocked negotiations on Iran's nuclear program.
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 6:44pm -
  • newMicrosoft delays launch of its Xbox One console in China

    Microsoft delays launch of its Xbox One console in China

    BEIJING (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, which had been set for release on Tuesday, but the world's biggest software company said it would be released by the end of the year.
    - 12 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 1:37pm -
  • newG20 says nearing growth goal, but more needed from Europe

    G20 says nearing growth goal, but more needed from Europe

    CAIRNS Australia (Reuters) - The Group of 20 leading nations say they are tantalisingly close to adding an extra $2 trillion to the global economy and creating millions of new jobs, but Europe's extended stagnation remains a major stumbling block.
    - 13 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 12:23pm -
  • newInterview: Spain should not dump tiki-taka, says Capdevila

    Interview: Spain should not dump tiki-taka, says Capdevila

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - Former world champions Spain will have to wait to regain their past glory but they need not discard their attractive brand of football that earned them fans and laurels, World Cup winning defender Joan Capdevila told Reuters in an interview.
    - 14 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 11:56am -
  • newOzil helps Arsenal trounce Villa, Liverpool stumble

    Ozil helps Arsenal trounce Villa, Liverpool stumble

    LONDON (Reuters) - Mesut Ozil helped Arsenal shake off the hangover of a midweek pounding in Germany with a starring role in a 3-0 win at Aston Villa but stuttering Liverpool lost 3-1 at West Ham United in the Premier League on Saturday.
    - 17 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:42am -
  • newRonaldo treble as Real hit eight, Atletico held

    Ronaldo treble as Real hit eight, Atletico held

    MADRID (Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo netted his 27th career hat-trick and Gareth Bale struck twice as Real Madrid bounced back in style from consecutive defeats with a thumping 8-2 La Liga win at Deportivo La Coruna on Saturday.
    - 17 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:19am -
  • newArgentine President said received Islamic State threats

    Argentine President said received Islamic State threats

    ROME (Reuters) - Argentine President Cristina Fernandez said during a trip to the Vatican on Saturday she had received threats by the Islamic State due to her friendship with compatriot Pope Francis and for recognizing both Israel and Palestine.
    - 17 hours ago, 21 Sep 14, 8:16am -
  • NKorean lifter breaks record as competition begins

    NKorean lifter breaks record as competition begins

    INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - North Korean pocket rocket Om Yun Chol broke his own weightlifting world record at the Asian Games on Saturday, while hosts South Korea matched powerhouse China's gold medal haul with five on the first day of competition.
    - 1 day ago, 20 Sep 14, 11:47pm -
  • Rai wins India's first gold at Incheon Asian Games

    Rai wins India's first gold at Incheon Asian Games

    INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - Jitu Rai won India's first gold medal at the Asian Games on Saturday, clinching the men's 50 metre pistol event after his closest opponent cracked under pressure.
    - 1 day ago, 20 Sep 14, 9:46pm -
  • Alonso quickest in final Singapore practice

    Alonso quickest in final Singapore practice

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso continued his promising Singapore Grand Prix weekend for struggling Ferrari by finishing fastest in final practice before qualifying on Saturday.
    - 1 day ago, 20 Sep 14, 5:03pm -
  • As G20 chases growth goal, members differ on how to get there

    As G20 chases growth goal, members differ on how to get there

    CAIRNS Australia (Reuters) - Financial leaders of the Group of 20 top economies remain committed to chasing higher global growth, but were divided on how to achieve it as Germany pushed back at calls from the United States and others for more immediate stimulus.
    - 1 day ago, 20 Sep 14, 4:16pm -
  • Storm leaves 200,000 displaced in Philippines, heads for Taiwan

    Storm leaves 200,000 displaced in Philippines, heads for Taiwan

    MANILA (Reuters) - Storm Fung-Wong churned towards Taiwan on Saturday after killing at least five people in the Philippines, and forcing some 200,000 people into temporary shelter, including in the capital Manila, to escape massive flooding.
    - 2 days ago, 20 Sep 14, 10:55am -
  • China off to golden start at Asian Games

    China off to golden start at Asian Games

    INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - China's seemingly inevitable march to the top of Asian Games medal standings got off to a quick start on Saturday as they claimed two early golds on the first day of competition.
    - 2 days ago, 20 Sep 14, 9:46am -
  • Apple faithful line up for latest, larger iPhones

    Apple faithful line up for latest, larger iPhones

    NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc's latest phone lured throngs of gadget lovers, entrepreneurs and early adopters to its stores in New York, San Francisco and other cities around the world in the latest sign of strong initial demand for the new, larger generation of iPhones.
    - 2 days ago, 20 Sep 14, 3:19am -
  • Alibaba surges 38 pct on massive demand in market debut

    Alibaba surges 38 pct on massive demand in market debut

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares soared 38 percent in their first day of trading on Friday as investors jumped at the chance for a piece of what is likely to rank as the largest IPO in history, in a massive bet on China's burgeoning middle class.
    - 2 days ago, 20 Sep 14, 3:19am -
  • Scots spurn independence in historic vote, devolution battle begins

    Scots spurn independence in historic vote, devolution battle begins

    EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scotland spurned independence and saved a union dating back 300 years in a historic referendum but its defeated leader said it would hold London to last minute offers of more power that could radically reshape the United Kingdom.
    - 2 days ago, 20 Sep 14, 2:22am -
  • Lizard in midday meal sends 300 school children in Bangalore to hospital

    Lizard in midday meal sends 300 school children in Bangalore to hospital

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - About 300 pupils at a school were rushed to a hospital after consuming government-provided lunches, evoking memories of 23 children who died last year after eating food from the same welfare scheme.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:44pm -
  • India caps prices of 36 more drugs to improve access - government official

    India caps prices of 36 more drugs to improve access - government official

    NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) - India has capped the prices of 36 drugs, including those used to treat infections and diabetes, in its latest move to make essential medicines more affordable, a senior official of the country's drug pricing authority told Reuters on Friday.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:34pm -
  • New league will lift Indian soccer, says Del Piero

    New league will lift Indian soccer, says Del Piero

    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Alessandro Del Piero's two-year Sydney FC stint helped raise A-League's profile and the former Juventus great is confident of making a similar impact as the face of the Indian Super League (ISL), which kicks off next month.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:23pm -
  • Diversity, sporting power on show at Asiad opening

    Diversity, sporting power on show at Asiad opening

    INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - The 17th Asian Games opened in a multi-coloured blaze of fireworks and carefully crafted K-Pop routines on Friday, as athletes from the world's most populous region came together in pursuit of gold and glory in South Korea.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:54pm -
  • Anirban Lahiri stays ahead in Malaysia

    Anirban Lahiri stays ahead in Malaysia

    KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri continued his flying form by firing a four-under-par 68 to maintain a two-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Asian Tour's Selangor Masters on Friday.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:01pm -
  • Some consumers say Apple is losing its "cool" factor

    Some consumers say Apple is losing its "cool" factor

    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Holly Riggle, a 29-year-old white-collar worker from Ohio, is just the kind of everyday customer Apple Inc would love to have for its new iPhone 6, which launches Friday.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:50pm -
  • India gets its first transgender TV news anchor - newspaper

    India gets its first transgender TV news anchor - newspaper

    NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - An Indian television news station has recruited the country's first transgender news anchor, five months after a court ruled that transgender people be recognised as a legal third gender, a newspaper reported on Friday.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:20pm -