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  • newTrying to take railways out of ICU: Prabhu

    Trying to take railways out of ICU: Prabhu

    Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has said that the ministry is working on revamping the railways' operation and will ensure that the public transporter becomes an engine of growth in the forthcoming years.
    - 6 hours ago, 27 May 16, 3:03pm -
  • Counter-terrorism, NPT on President's China visit agenda

    Counter-terrorism, NPT on President's China visit agenda

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday embarked on a four-day visit to China with an aim to bolster economic ties between the two countries and seek cooperation for combating designs of terror groups.
    - 3 days ago, 24 May 16, 12:07pm -
  • Top JeM commander killed in Srinagar encounter

    Top JeM commander killed in Srinagar encounter

    Two militants were gunned down in a late night operation by the security forces in Srinagar, and one of the slain militants has been identified as Saifullah, a Pakistani national who was commander of Jamait-ul-Mujahideen.
    - 4 days ago, 24 May 16, 8:11am -
  • Jat stir panel head coerced to give clean chit

    Jat stir panel head coerced to give clean chit

    Prakash Singh, head of the committee that submitted a report on the violence during the Jat quota agitation, has claimed that attempts were made by some people to influence him during its preparation. Singh, without naming anyone, said he was influenced to issue a "clean chit" to some wrongdoers.
    - 4 days ago, 23 May 16, 7:43pm -
  • Will seal Indo-Bangladesh border: Sonowal

    Will seal Indo-Bangladesh border: Sonowal

    Sarbananda Sonowal, who led the BJP party to its maiden victory in the crucial North eastern state, said sealing the Indo-Bangla border to check illegal infiltration will be top priority of his government in Assam.
    - 8 days ago, 19 May 16, 4:19pm -
  • Nitish Kumar kickstarts anti-liquor campaign in Jharkhand

    Nitish Kumar kickstarts anti-liquor campaign in Jharkhand

    Bihar CM Nitish Kumar attacked the Jharkhand government for setting up liquor shops near the Bihar-Jharkhand border after the liquor ban came in force in Bihar. Nitish said that this ban was the demand of 50 percent of population (women) and no one can stop it now.
    - 17 days ago, 10 May 16, 7:41pm -
  • Over 300 detained in AAP rallies

    Over 300 detained in AAP rallies

    Over 300 AAP supporters and some party leaders were detained on Saturday as they took out a protest march towards the residence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleging a BJP-Congress alliance in corruption.
    - 20 days ago, 7 May 16, 11:42am -
  • No Kashmiri Tibetan Muslims at Dharamshala conference

    No Kashmiri Tibetan Muslims at Dharamshala conference

    The organisers of 4 day conference on Freedom, Justice and Equality in Dharamshala, where dissidents from China’s ethnic and religious minorities, are meeting have left out Tibetan muslims, living in Kashmir.
    - 29 days ago, 28 Apr 16, 10:07am -
  • NIT Srinagar forms panel to probe incidents on campus

    NIT Srinagar forms panel to probe incidents on campus

    NIT Srinagar has constituted a students' grievance redressal committee, which will include two external members, to go into the incidents that led to tension on the campus and submit its report on May 15.
    - 37 days ago, 20 Apr 16, 7:06pm -
  • 17 years on, Sukhbir acquitted of violence during canvassing

    17 years on, Sukhbir acquitted of violence during canvassing

    Deputy chief minister Sukhbir Badal on Saturday got a major relief when a Faridkot court acquitted him in a decade-old case related to poll violence in 1999.
    - 55 days ago, 3 Apr 16, 6:03am -
  • Karuna uses Piyush’s video to target ‘inaccessible’ Amma

    Karuna uses Piyush’s video to target ‘inaccessible’ Amma

    Piyush Goyal slamming Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa's inaccessibility and lack of response to queries on power situation has gone viral on social media.
    - 61 days ago, 28 Mar 16, 6:38am -
  • Left did Bengal's barbadi, Mamata caused tabahi: PM

    Left did Bengal's barbadi, Mamata caused tabahi: PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a barrage of verbal volleys, calling Mamata Banerjee a back-stabber and accusing Trinamool Congress of turning the state into a graveyard.
    - 61 days ago, 28 Mar 16, 6:31am -
  • No bank defaulter will be spared: PM

    No bank defaulter will be spared: PM

    In a veiled reference to truant liquor baron Vijay Mallya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said his government had tightened the screws on bank defaulters and that no one would be spared if there is any attempt to defraud financial institutions.
    - 61 days ago, 28 Mar 16, 6:27am -
  • Rohith Vemula a non-Dalit: Telangana mantri

    Rohith Vemula a non-Dalit: Telangana mantri

    Telangana home minister Nayani Narasimha Reddy has pronounced Rohith Vemula a non-Dalit, saying the deceased student belonged to the Vadera caste, but the Telangana police said the matter was still under investigation.
    - 61 days ago, 28 Mar 16, 3:49am -
  • Hyderabad university braces for protest; students seek VC's ouster

    Hyderabad university braces for protest; students seek VC's ouster

    on the cards with a student group demanding immediate removal of vice-chancellor Appa Rao Podile and calling for a nationwide boycott of classes.
    - 61 days ago, 28 Mar 16, 2:24am -
  • Strong wind of change will blow away Congress in Assam: PM

    Strong wind of change will blow away Congress in Assam: PM

    A strong wind blowing across Assam is all set to uproot the ruling Congress in the forthcoming assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday and appealed to people for a decisive mandate in favour of the BJP.
    - 61 days ago, 27 Mar 16, 1:49pm -
  • Asaduddin Owaisi prefers to say 'Jai Hind'

    Asaduddin Owaisi prefers to say 'Jai Hind'

    While AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi recently courted controversy by refusing to say 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai', he has now clarified that he prefers the phrase 'Jai Hind' and has even started using it more frequently. "I will say 'Jai Hind' and 'Hindustan Zindabad'," Owaisi said.
    - 62 days ago, 27 Mar 16, 8:42am -
  • Paedophilia case: Briton gets additional chargesheet

    Paedophilia case: Briton gets additional chargesheet

    A septuagenarian British national, charged with molesting a minor boy at a home run by his NGO in this district, appeared in a court and received copy of additional chargesheet filed against him by police in the 2011 case.
    - 64 days ago, 24 Mar 16, 7:32pm -
  • Nothing to show Kanhaiya violated bail conditions: AAP

    Nothing to show Kanhaiya violated bail conditions: AAP

    The AAP government took a firm stand that there was no violation of any bail condition by the student leader, even as Delhi Police sought to buy time saying the matter was being probed. Kanhaiya Kumar's hearing was on Delhi high court on Thursday.
    - 64 days ago, 24 Mar 16, 7:21pm -
  • ED to question 8 confidants of Chhagan Bhujbal

    ED to question 8 confidants of Chhagan Bhujbal

    The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has identified eight close confidants of senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal in Nashik and Mumbai on whose names he and his nephew Sameer had purchased benami properties worth more than Rs 300 crore.
    - 66 days ago, 23 Mar 16, 6:20am -

The Hindu

  • newBrett Lee's tips on fitness
    Former Australian fast bowler Brett Lee, who was in Hyderabad recently, gave fitness tips to young cricketers at a training studio, first of its kind in India, at Hyderabad.
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:06pm -
  • newWaiting: On the pause before a loss
    It’s about swinging between hope and despair. It’s about a bond forged in the face of a possible bereavement.
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:06pm -
  • newVeerappan: The film’s life belongs to Muthulakshmi
    Veerappan is watchable because it belongs to Muthulakshmi. Usha Jadhav is excellent as Veerappan’s wife.
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:06pm -
  • newThe Angry Birds Movie: Doesn’t take off
    The next question after the great debate of books versus movies, should be, "Do games make good movies?" The Angry Birds Movie definitely indicates they don’t.
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:06pm -
  • newAlice Through the Looking Glass: Nothing new
    A pointless sequel to a franchise which wasn’t loved much, makes the film a tedious watch.
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:05pm -
  • newOut of the jungle?
    Ram Gopal Varma returns to Hindi cinema with “Veerappan” to regain lost territory
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:58pm -
  • newThat taste of nectar
    As plans are afoot to celebrate Amritlal Nagar’s birth centenary, it is time to acknowledge his contribution to Hindi literature
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:55pm -
  • newWhen burger beckons
    Offering a vast menu to choose from, Amici’s flavourful pork and tenderloin ensure repeat visits
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:53pm -
  • newThe making of Ironman
    Gurgaon boy Gaurav Makkar explains how he pursued his dreams in an internationally demanding triathlon
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:49pm -
  • newSoldier, six militants killed in two Kashmir encounters
    Six militants and a soldier were killed in two gun battles in Kupwara and Baramulla districts of north Kashmir on Friday. A house where the militants were hiding was blasted.An Army spokesman said he...
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:47pm -
  • newThe image lives on
    Over the years RGV has given us many actors and changed the perception about many of them. From Nagarjuna to Manoj Bajpayee and Vivek Oberoi to Urmila Matondkar, there are many actors whose career gra...
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:46pm -
  • newGood morning breakfast
    TravelKhana hopes to serve the hungry right at the Delhi Metro stations
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:42pm -
  • newSocial expansion
    The new Nehru Place outlet offers great food and matching ambience
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:39pm -
  • newMorgan Stanley marks down Flipkart’s value for second straight quarter
    The mark down means that Flipkart valuation is down to $9.39 billion from $15 billion
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:38pm -
  • newOla unveils luxury taxi service in Mumbai
    One can hire a Jaguar, Mercedes, Audi, BMW, Toyota Fortuner or a Honda Accord through this service.
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:35pm -
  • newMarathi literary critic R.G. Jadhav passes away
    Marathi litterateur R.G. Jadhav, best known for his 91 reflective poems on Mahatma Gandhi, passed away at his residence following a prolonged illness. He was 83.A prolific literary critic, Professor ...
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:22pm -
  • newTrump promises to overturn U.S. climate policy
    "We’re going to cancel the Paris climate agreement," Mr. Trump said.
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:19pm -
  • newNortheast is gateway to Southeast Asia: Modi at NEC meet in Shillong
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said adventure tourism can emerge as the biggest employer in the Northeast region and urged the States concerned for its development and promotion.“If developed...
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:56pm -
  • newIndian companies to pay higher H1B visa fee
    Indian companies, according to Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2016, will have to pay an additional fees of $4,000 for certain H1B and $4,500 for L-1 petitioners, details published on Friday by the ...
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:34pm -
  • newSC refuses urgent hearing of plea against NEET ordinance
    The Supreme Court on Friday refused to accord urgent hearing and grant interim stay on the operation of recently-promulgated ordinance which allows States to continue with their separate entrance tes...
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:29pm -
  • newSpeculation of federal front as leaders attend Mamata's swearing-in
    As Mamata Banerjee was ready to begin her second term, political circles were abuzz seeing the presence of non-BJP, non-Congress, non-Left leaders.
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:28pm -
  • newPU student commits suicide
    Arvind Devendrappa Kamble (17), a PU student of Dannur village in Aland taluk of Kalaburagi district, died after consuming pesticide on Thursday. He consumed pesticide due to depression after he lear...
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:08pm -
  • newGovernor again rejects S.R. Nayak’s name for Lokayukta post
    In another major embarrassment to the ruling Congress, Governor Vajubhai R Vala for the second time rejected the government’s recommendation to appoint chairperson of Karnataka Law Commission S.R. Na...
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:02pm -
  • newNewspaper hawker does well in PU
    Avinash Komte, a newspaper boy from Bidar, has scored 85.66 per cent marks in the commerce stream of Pre-University examinations. He has scored 94 in business studies, 92 in English, 91 in Economics,...
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:59pm -
  • newBull run helps Sensex maintain upward trend
    Brokers said fresh positions built up by participants, including foreign funds following beginning of the June series in the derivatives segment, helped trading sentiment improve.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:50pm -
  • newListen to music while waiting for the metro
    You will not just hear Plain Jane announcements in Namma Metro stations. From next week, Karnataka’s folk, Bhavageethe, Carnatic and Hindustani, all in instrumental melody, will be played at 30 metro...
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:49pm -
  • newGP president attempts to rape widow, caught on CCTV
    In a shocking incident, a Gram Panchayat president allegedly attempted to rape a 35-year-old widow, a Group ‘D’ employee, at the panchayat office at Kestur near Maddur taluk of the district on Thursd...
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:45pm -
  • newPAC takes up CAG report on AgustaWestland issue
    The Public Accounts Committee (PAC), headed by Congress member K.V. Thomas, has taken up the CAG report on the contentious AgustaWestland issue apart from going into over half-a-dozen other defence-r...
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:44pm -
  • newGive me the books any day
    R. Krithika on why she is always let down by movies that are based on favourite books.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:40pm -
  • newObama becomes first U.S. President to visit Hiroshima bomb site
    As he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stood near an iconic bombed-out building, Mr. Obama acknowledged the toll of war.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:40pm -
  • newSofa, so good
    Sofa designs that suit any home
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:40pm -
  • newRainwater filters for the monsoon of 2016
    Learning and managing rain, especially after two consecutive years of drought, is the way to water wisdom.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:38pm -
  • newA night on the streets
    The fifth edition of the Dusk to Dawn marathon organised by Neville J. Bilimoria is scheduled for June 11.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:38pm -
  • newSing out loud, with some help
    Karaoke jockeys put their best foot forward to help novice singers sing.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:36pm -
  • newWorlds of wood
    Despite the advent of cost-effective furnishing options, the demand for bespoke furniture is on the rise and makers are coming up with new, innovative ways to market their craft
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:36pm -
  • newA tune of one's own
    Four independent women musicians from Chennai share their trials and triumphs with Priyadarshini Paitandy.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:35pm -
  • newIntelligent food
    Santhosh Narayanan gives well-loved foods innovative taste twists upping their health quotient
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:34pm -
  • newHassan youth dies in elephant attack
    A youth from Hassan was allegedly killed when an elephant attacked him at Moonglipade on the Bisle Ghat on the border with Hassan district on Friday.According to police and Forest Department offic...
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:25pm -
  • newWarriors stay alive; Madrid derby in CL final
    Is the summer heat sapping you of your energy? Not in the mood to go through the sports news in detail, but can’t quite get yourself to do away with it either? Here’s what we have to offer: read on to get a summary of all the main sports events that have been covered. And if that’s not enough, pick and read those that you want to delve in detail. A.S.Ganesh has it all covered...
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:15pm -
  • newGoing beyond talks
    TEDx Bangalore brings a line-up of 14 speakers who have made a mark in their respective fields
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:11pm -
  • newOlympic track records
    A responsive interactive graphic that tracks the evolution of 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 5000m and 10000m Olympic records.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:08pm -
  • newReport traces the arc of Hillary’s email server
    Eight days before Hillary Clinton took office as Secretary of State in January 2009, an aide to former President Bill Clinton quietly registered a new Internet address for the couple. That trivial bu...
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:02pm -
  • newAssembly elections 2016: One in three MLAs have criminal record
    An analysis of 812 MLAs across the five states where elections were recently conducted.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:02pm -
  • newMusical mood, a sacred space
    Carnatic musician and composer Sreevalsan J. Menon on his creative spaces
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:59pm -
  • newAlone in the dark
    We have all heard of the unfortunate Indian man who accepted the challenge of watching Evil Dead all by himself in a theatre, and wound up dead. This urban legend reached me at school during the early...
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:57pm -
  • newGet ready to smack the lip
    As the Indian Open of Surfing gets underway at the dizzyingly beautiful Sasihithlu Beach
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:54pm -
  • newThinking along right lines
    Cartoonist M.V. Nagendra Babu says even the best sketch may flounder if it is not backed by a good idea
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:54pm -
  • newProhibition and women
    Trupti Desai, the activist who is fighting for the right of women to enter all temples in India, has announced that she will direct her energies next towards bringing in a total liquor ban in Maharash...
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:54pm -
  • newCinema Suddi: Bringing on Bablusha
    If Salman Khan’s Sultan and all those wresting moves of his have been on people’s minds, here’s a film in Kannada that’s centred around the sport of wrestling.Bablusha is a period film, set in the tim...
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:52pm -
  • newIt’s all about the journey
    Late one morning last August, when I was lazing in my hotel in Amritsar, the sun too fierce to allow a stroll outside, I picked up a brochure that had been lying untouched on the bedside table ever si...
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:50pm -

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  • newKerala IPS officer slams ‘sexist’ article objectifying women

    Kerala IPS officer slams ‘sexist’ article objectifying women

    “Have you ever wondered why we never see a list of the most handsome males in the IAS and IPS?” she asked in her post. IPS officer Merin Joseph expressed dismay over an article titled ‘10 Most Beautiful IAS and IPS Officers in India’.Munnar: The Assistant Superintendent of Police of Munnar, Merin Joseph, posted a note on Facebook expressing her dismay over a sexist article titled "10 Most Beautiful IAS and IPS Officers in India" by a prominent Hindi daily.“Have you ever wondered wh…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newCabinet reshuffle to take place soon, no date in mind: Amit Shah

    Cabinet reshuffle to take place soon, no date in mind: Amit Shah

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)Though the BJP leader did not specify any date, it is speculated that the change would take place on the first week of June.New Delhi: Cabinet reshuffle will happen soon, but no date has been fixed as of yet, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah confirmed in a press conference on Friday at the BJP headquarters.Though the BJP leader did not specify any date, it is speculated that the change would take place on the first week of June.Earlier re…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newNarendra Modi congratulates Mamata Banerjee on swearing-in

    Narendra Modi congratulates Mamata Banerjee on swearing-in

    Trinamool Congress secured a major victory in the recent Assembly polls, bagging 211 out of the 294 seats\Banerjee was sworn in as the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the second consecutive time, heading a 42-member ministry.New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated Mamata Banerjee on taking oath as the Chief Minister of West Bengal for the second time and said he looked forward to working closely with her government for the state's growth."Congratulations to @MamataO…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newFirst front? Mamata begins 2nd term, flaunts her 'friends' at swearing-in

    First front? Mamata begins 2nd term, flaunts her 'friends' at swearing-in

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. (Photo: Video grab)Over 30,000 people attended the programme, besides a large number of VVIPs from all across India.Trinamool Congress supremo Minister Mamata Banerjee ditched the traditional Raj Bhavan and chose her favourite Red Road to start her second innings from Friday as the chief minister of West Bengal.It was from Red Road in the August of 1997 that Banerjee had announced her party, angry with the then C…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newCongo student’s murder: Even Africa is not safe, says union minister

    Congo student’s murder: Even Africa is not safe, says union minister

    Tourism and Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma. (Photo: PTI)Mahesh Sharma said it was wrong to paint India as an unsafe place as such incidents occurred in other parts of the world too.Terming the killing of a Congolese national in the capital as 'unfortunate', Minister of Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma said that even African countries are not safe.“It is an unfortunate incident. However, even Africa is not safe. Such incidents happen in other parts of the world too,” Sharma said.Read: 2…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newTo boost ties, Pak must completely stop support to terror: Narendra Modi

    To boost ties, Pak must completely stop support to terror: Narendra Modi

    (Photo: PTI)Pak's failure to take effective action in punishing the perpetrators of terror attacks limits the forward progress in our ties, says Modi.Washington: Indo-Pak ties can "truly scale great heights" if Pakistan removes the "self-imposed" obstacle of terrorism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said as he asked Islamabad to play its part by putting a complete stop to any kind of support to terrorism "whether state or non-state"."In my view, our ties can truly scale great heights once Paki…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newTrying to take railways out of ICU: Suresh Prabhu

    Trying to take railways out of ICU: Suresh Prabhu

    Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu. (Photo: PTI)We are making it sure that the railways will be an engine of growth in the next few years, says Prabhu.Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday said efforts are on to take the public transporter 'out of the ICU' and create a situation where it can breathe well."The railways was in deep trouble not now but in the last 20-30 years. That is what the Rakesh Mohan committee report had said. So now we are trying to create a situation where the railways w…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newHyderabad: 23-year-old Nigerian attacked with rod over parking dispute

    Hyderabad: 23-year-old Nigerian attacked with rod over parking dispute

    Hyderabad PoliceArgument broke out after Nigerian national Ghazeem refused to remove his car parked in front of Gafoor's building.A 23-year-old Nigerian student received head injuries after a man in his neighbourhood hit him with a rod following a dispute over car parking in Banjara Hills area here, police said on Friday.According to police, on Wednesday night an argument broke out between Nigerian national Ghazeem, a third-year degree student in a city college and a resident of Singadabast…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newAmit Shah steers clear of controversial issues for UP Assembly polls

    Amit Shah steers clear of controversial issues for UP Assembly polls

    BJP President Amit Shah. (Photo: PTI)Shah indicated that the party will fight the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls on development plank.BJP President Amit Shah on Friday steered clear of controversial issues like Ram temple and uniform civil code as he indicated that the party will fight the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls on development plank which, he insisted, has been the Modi government's agenda.With RSS affiliates Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Bajrang Dal raising the pitch for Ram temple construc…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -
  • newMumbai chemical factory blast: Toll rises to 6, management booked

    Mumbai chemical factory blast: Toll rises to 6, management booked

    The shock wave generated by the blast shattered the window panes of adjoining buildingsThe explosion occurred on Thursday triggering a blaze in the chemical manufacturing unit.The death toll in the massive explosion at an industrial unit in Dombivali township of the district has risen to six while 159 injured were undergoing treatment, a senior official said on Friday.Police have registered a case against the company management, he said. The explosion occurred on Thursday triggering a blaze…
    - 22 hours ago, 27 May 16, 12:00am -

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  • newEXCLUSIVE: UPA govt, Lashkar worked in tandem in Ishrat Jahan case, claims Kiren Rijiju - India Today

    EXCLUSIVE: UPA govt, Lashkar worked in tandem in Ishrat Jahan case, claims Kiren Rijiju - India Today

    India TodayEXCLUSIVE: UPA govt, Lashkar worked in tandem in Ishrat Jahan case, claims Kiren RijijuIndia TodayMinister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said that the previous Home Ministry, under P Chidambaram, worked with Lashkar-e-Taiba to go soft on terror. IndiaToday.in | Posted by Shashank Shantanu. [email protected] New Delhi, May 27, 2016 ...Missing Ishrat Jahan files not traced as May 31 deadline approachesDaily News & AnalysisIshrat case: Panel to submit report on missing pap…
    - 55 mins ago, 27 May 16, 8:38pm -
  • newAs Modi remembers Nehru on his death anniversary, govt releases more Netaji files - India Today

    As Modi remembers Nehru on his death anniversary, govt releases more Netaji files - India Today

    India TodayAs Modi remembers Nehru on his death anniversary, govt releases more Netaji filesIndia TodayIn total 25 files that were declassified, 7 pertain to Prime Ministers Office, 14 to External Affairs ministry and 4 belong to the Home Ministry. Anindya Banerjee | Edited by Siddharth Tiwari. [email protected] New Delhi, May 27, 2016 ...Shekhar Gupta: Modi is our most Nehruvian PM since NehruBusiness StandardWhy the Sangh Parivar and Modi bhakts love to hate NehruDailyOOn Jawaharlal…
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:25pm -
  • newPerson who never lived in Kashmir has started a fight for Kashmiri Pandits: Naseeruddin Shah on Anupam Kher - Daily News & Analysis

    Person who never lived in Kashmir has started a fight for Kashmiri Pandits: Naseeruddin Shah on Anupam Kher - Daily News & Analysis

    Daily News & AnalysisPerson who never lived in Kashmir has started a fight for Kashmiri Pandits: Naseeruddin Shah on Anupam KherDaily News & Analysis"A person who has never lived in Kashmir has started a fight for Kashmiri Pandits. Suddenly, he became a displaced person." - Naseeruddin Shah on Anupam Kher. As Narendra Modi government celebrates two years in power, veteran actor Naseeruddin ...and more »
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:25pm -
  • newMaharashtra Sadan scam: Bhujbal's medical report produced, to be shown to private doctors - India Today

    Maharashtra Sadan scam: Bhujbal's medical report produced, to be shown to private doctors - India Today

    India TodayMaharashtra Sadan scam: Bhujbal's medical report produced, to be shown to private doctorsIndia TodayThe fresh report was given by a medical board that was constituted after Bhujbal didn't agree with the report submitted by government doctors and sought a private check-up. Vidya | Edited by Vishakha Saxena. [email protected] Mumbai, May 27, 2016 ...Doctors say Bhujbal's condition stable; bail hearing deferredTimes of Indiaall 2 news articles »
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:24pm -
  • newOmar Abdullah slams Mehbooba Mufti govt; says it lacks vision, direction - Daily News & Analysis

    Omar Abdullah slams Mehbooba Mufti govt; says it lacks vision, direction - Daily News & Analysis

    Daily News & AnalysisOmar Abdullah slams Mehbooba Mufti govt; says it lacks vision, directionDaily News & AnalysisFormer CM Omar Abdullah said CM Mehbooba Mufti has made many flip flops on various issues and it was likely that doubts will persist about her decision making. The opposition parties on Friday slammed the state's PDP-BJP government in the Assembly, ...Pandemonium in J&K AssemblyBusiness StandardRuckus in Jammu and Kashmir assembly: Opposition raises key issuesIndia TodayRuckus in J-…
    - 1 hour ago, 27 May 16, 8:10pm -
  • newIIIT Amethi to be shut down, new institute to come up on same campus: HRD Minister Smriti Irani - India Today

    IIIT Amethi to be shut down, new institute to come up on same campus: HRD Minister Smriti Irani - India Today

    India TodayIIIT Amethi to be shut down, new institute to come up on same campus: HRD Minister Smriti IraniIndia TodayOn Thursday, at a meeting in Amethi, Union HRD minister Smriti Irani announced the shutting down of Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Amethi and the opening of satellite institute Babaseheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (BBAU), Lucknow ...'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' Doesn't Make Me Saffron Demon: Smriti Irani To NDTVNDTVAmethi: Smriti Irani replaces Rahul's pet project wit…
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:48pm -
  • newDivided they stand together: BJP, SP two ends of same socio-religious divide - Firstpost

    Divided they stand together: BJP, SP two ends of same socio-religious divide - Firstpost

    FirstpostDivided they stand together: BJP, SP two ends of same socio-religious divideFirstpostIt is not for nothing that Amit Shah – pegged as man-of-the-match by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his stellar role in winning 71 of the 80 seats from Uttar Pradesh in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections – has chosen the Samajwadi Party as BJP's main rival ...Modi government has laid strong foundation, promises will be fulfilled: Shah (Roundup)Business StandardWomen find prominent place in Modi governme…
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:16pm -
  • newMamata invokes 'Ishwar and Allah' in oath instead of 'God'. Is it valid? - Firstpost

    Mamata invokes 'Ishwar and Allah' in oath instead of 'God'. Is it valid? - Firstpost

    FirstpostMamata invokes 'Ishwar and Allah' in oath instead of 'God'. Is it valid?FirstpostIn her second coming as the West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee while departing a bit from the set norms of oath taking as laid in the Constitution might have done a Barack Obama in 2009. The US President had to take his oath of office for the ...Mamata Banerjee: Not only a firebrand orator, but a master strategistThe Indian ExpressCan Mamata be the glue that keeps 'federal front' intact?India Toda…
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:00pm -
  • newIndia To Conclude Rafale Fighter Jet Deal In June - Defenseworld.net

    India To Conclude Rafale Fighter Jet Deal In June - Defenseworld.net

    Defenseworld.netIndia To Conclude Rafale Fighter Jet Deal In JuneDefenseworld.netIndia is planning to conclude the multi-billion dollar contract to procure 36 Rafale fighter aircraft from France by next month. "There is no reason why it should not be concluded in June. Not much is left. It is in the last phase," Defence Minister ...India accuses Italy of 'torpedoing' its MTCR entry biddomain-BHave sought report on Rafale negotiations: Parrikar (With: Logistics agreement with US will help India:…
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:16pm -
  • newCentre seeks LDF government's cooperation for development - Times of India

    Centre seeks LDF government's cooperation for development - Times of India

    Hindu Business LineCentre seeks LDF government's cooperation for developmentTimes of IndiaThiruvananthapuram, May 27 () The Centre today wanted the newly sworn-in CPI-M led LDF government in Kerala to "cooperate" with them in the area of development and announced a set of multi-crore development projects to the state. A Central Institute of ...Modi govt has anniversary gifts for Kerala, but state must find landonmanoramaCentre announces Rs. 1000-cr package for KeralaHindu Business LineCentre an…
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:39pm -

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  • newMiddle-way to remain official policy of CTA: Lobsang Sangay

    Middle-way to remain official policy of CTA: Lobsang Sangay

    The re-elected political leader of Tibetans in exile - Sikyong (Prime Minister of Tibetans in exile), Dr Lobsang Sangay on Friday declared that the “Middle Way” policy proposed by the 14th Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso, will remain as the official policy of the Central Tibetan Administration. Dr Sangay, who has led the 150,000-odd Tibetan diaspora since 2011 when the Dalai Lama relinquished his political power, won more than 57 per cent of the almost 60,000 votes polled. While delivering his inau…
    - 18 mins ago, 27 May 16, 9:15pm -
  • newChampagne silence on sparkling Monaco podium

    Champagne silence on sparkling Monaco podium

    By Alan Baldwin MONACO (Reuters) - Formula One, fast cars and fizz make an alluring combination at the Monaco Grand Prix but the drawn-out shout of 'Champaaaagne' will be absent when the corks pop on the podium after this year's race. Drivers will still be spraying bubbly over themselves and anyone else in range, but the podium announcer's wording has had to undergo a subtle change because another sparkling wine, not produced in the Champagne, region is now being used. Mumm, the Pernod Ricard-ow…
    - 20 mins ago, 27 May 16, 9:13pm -
  • newWant to remain LRS, don't call me minister: Laxmi Ratan
    Kolkata, May 27 (IANS) Soon after being appointed as junior sports minister of West Bengal in the Mamata Banerjee cabinet, former India cricketer Laxmi Ratan Shukla on Friday said he does not want to be called as a "minister" and prefers to go by his nickname "LRS". The media calls me as captain or LRS, I want it to stay that way. On Friday afternoon Shukla - a former Bengal cricket captain - was sworn in as minister.
    - 35 mins ago, 27 May 16, 8:58pm -
  • newCentre releases fourth batch of 25 declassified files on Netaji
    New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The fourth batch of 25 declassified files relating to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose released online on web portal www.netajipapers.gov.in by Ministry of Culture Secretary N.K. Sinha here today. The present batch of 25 files consists of five files from the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), 4 files from Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), and 16 files from Ministry of External Affairs (MEA)pertaining to the period 1968 to 2008. It may be recalled that the first lot of 100 files rela…
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:52pm -
  • newJaitley to embark on six-day official visit to Japan on May 29
    New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will embark on a six-day official visit to Japan from May 29 to June 4. On May 30, the Finance Minister will attend the 22nd International Conference on 'The Future of Asia' organized by Nikkei Inc. In the afternoon, the Finance Minister will have bilateral meetings with the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, METI Minister (Economy, Trade and Industry) and Health Minister. On May 31, Jaitley will have meeting with Osamu Suzuki, chairm…
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:38pm -
  • newCanara Bank reports $583 million loss in fourth quarter

    Canara Bank reports $583 million loss in fourth quarter

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - State-run Canara Bank reported on Friday a fourth-quarter net loss of 39.05 billion rupees ($583 million) as provisions, including those to cover sour debt, jumped six times. That compares with a profit of 6.13 billion rupees a year earlier. Gross bad loans as a percentage of total loans had jumped to 9.4 percent as of March 31, from 5.84 percent in December, and 3.89 percent a year earlier. Provisions, including for loan losses, surged to 63.32 billion rupees in the three mon…
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:29pm -
  • newState Bank of India's outlook eases pain of profit fall

    State Bank of India's outlook eases pain of profit fall

    By Devidutta Tripathy and Supriyo Hazra MUMBAI/KOLKATA, India (Reuters) - State Bank of India (SBI) reported its sharpest quarterly profit drop in five years on Friday but cheered investors by saying that fewer than feared of its loans risked turning sour. A clean-up call given by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has led to a surge in banks' bad loans in the past two quarters, forcing them to set aside more funds and leading to losses at more than a dozen state-run lenders. RBI chief Raghuram Raj…
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:29pm -
  • newNarsingh selection over Sushil for Rio was fair: WFI tells HC
    New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Narsingh Yadav is the best wrestler, as compared to Sushil Kumar, to represent the country in 74kg category for the upcoming Rio Olympics, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) told the Delhi High Court, and added that the selection has been made in a fair and transparent manner. The high court bench of Justice Manmohan was further told by the WFI that two-time Olympic medallist Sushil had consistently avoided selection trials for the last two years so as not to face c…
    - 2 hours ago, 27 May 16, 7:26pm -
  • newSonia settles for silver at women's Boxing Worlds
    Sonia went down 1-2 after a hard fought bout against the World No.1 Italian which saw the Indian miss the world champion title by a narrow margin. Sonia found it tough to manoeuvre after Mesiano started engaging her from close range, leaving very little room for the former Asian Championships silver medallist, to launch her jabs. Failing to counter the Italian pugilist, Sonia was struck by some telling straight punches from Mesiano, who stepped up the tempo in the third and fourth rounds.
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:54pm -
  • newCentre urges promotion of football across states, union territories
    New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Friday urged the states and union territories to take necessary steps to popularise and promote football in their region in order to make the U-17 World Cup, to be hosted by the country next year, a huge success. In a letter sent to all chief secretaries of states and union territories, department of sports secretary Rajiv Yadav has said, referring to Prime Minister s Narendra Modi's "Mann ki Baat" programme on March 27,…
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:48pm -
  • newDelhi HC adjourns hearing on Sushil's plea till May 30
    New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The Delhi High Court, hearing Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar's plea over the selection for the upcoming Rio Olympics, on Friday postponed the decision regarding the matter till May 30. Earlier, the two-time Olympic medallist moved the court seeking a trial with compatriot Narsingh Yadav for his inclusion in the list of probables to be sent to the Rio Olympics in the 74-kg men's wrestling category. While Narsingh Yadav had insisted that going to the Brazilian capital is his…
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:28pm -
  • newEquity markets surge to new six month high levels
    Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) Fresh influx of foreign funds, along with short covering and healthy quarterly results, pushed the Indian equity markets to their new six-month high levels on Friday.
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:26pm -
  • newResolve Tibet issue through non-violence: Dalai Lama
    Dharamsala, May 27 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Friday called for concerted efforts to resolve the Tibet issue but through non-violence. Speaking at the oath-taking ceremony of Tibetan Prime Minister-in-exile Lobsang Sangay here, the Dalai Lama said he worked wholeheartedly for the Tibetan cause for over 57 years. "However, I have devolved my political responsibility to an elected leadership since 2011 but I will continue to work for Tibet's culture and religion," the Nobe…
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:22pm -
  • newIndia, China vows to boost partnership
    Beijing, May 27 (ANI): China and India has pledged to boost the strategic and cooperative partnership between the two nations, as Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks with visiting Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee. President Mukherjee who is on a four-day visit here, yesterday met China's premier Li Keqiang and top legislator Zhang Dejiang.
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:11pm -
  • newCongress slams 'fascist' govt. for upping ante against Raghuram Rajan
    New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Taking potshots at the government over BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's call to sack Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan, the Congress on Friday dubbed it to be 'fascism' and an attack on the institution not the individual. The Reserve Bank of India Governor's tenure is for a period of three years. It was one year in the UPA and now another two years are coming to an end in the NDA.
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:05pm -
  • newAhead of International Burger Day: 7 things you should know about your favourite snack

    Ahead of International Burger Day: 7 things you should know about your favourite snack

    On the eve of International Burger Day, we tell you stuff that you probably didn’t know about the iconic snack. * Despite the arrival of some serious competition, especially over the past year from the likes of Burger King, McDonald’s India, which set up shop in the country, in the mid-1990s, still dominates the scene.
    - 3 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:04pm -
  • newTata Group enters e-commerce market with apparel, electronics website

    Tata Group enters e-commerce market with apparel, electronics website

    India's biggest conglomerate Tata Group launched an e-commerce venture on Friday, as it seeks to cash in on rising purchasing power in a market dominated by deep-pocketed international retailers and startups backed by global tech investors. The group said it developed its Tata Cliq website over a year-and-a-half at a cost of "several hundred million dollars" to be a marketplace for in-house and partner companies to sell apparel and electronics. The move is in line with a second phase in Indian e…
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 6:02pm -
  • newIndia will have 8-10 state-owned banks after consolidation - Jayant Sinha

    India will have 8-10 state-owned banks after consolidation - Jayant Sinha

    India's junior Finance Minister Jayant Sinha said on Friday the country would have 8 to 10 "very competitive" state-owned banks after an ongoing consolidation phase, a sharp reduction from the 27 currently in existence. "When the dust settles, I think we will have maybe 8 or 10 very competitive banks," Sinha said at a symposium on Fin Tech in Bengaluru on Friday. Some of them are going to be differentiated banks." The comments come as state-owned banks have been struggling under a weight of bad…
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:59pm -
  • newGovt had no outstanding loans from RBI in May 20 week

    Govt had no outstanding loans from RBI in May 20 week

    The Indian government had no outstanding loans with the central bank under ways and means advances in the week ended May 20, according to the Reserve Bank of India's weekly statistical supplement released on Friday. The central government had no outstanding loans in the week earlier as well. State governments had 26.22 billion rupees ($391.0 million) loans from the RBI in the week ended May 20, compared with 26.51 billion rupees in the previous week, the release showed.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:54pm -
  • newLeEco strengthens top management in India
    New Delhi May 27 (IANS) Chinese internet conglomerate LeEco on Friday roped in three industry veterans to bolster its leadership team in India for key business operations. The company hired Shrinivas Bairi as senior director (R&D) and Manish Aggarwal as vice president, marketing communications for smart electronics business.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:54pm -
  • newIndian banks' loans rose 9.8 percent in two weeks to May 13 - RBI

    Indian banks' loans rose 9.8 percent in two weeks to May 13 - RBI

    May 27 (Reuters) - Indian banks' loans rose 9.8 percent in the two weeks to May 13 from a year earlier, while deposits rose 9.8 percent, the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) weekly statistical supplement showed on Friday. Outstanding loans fell 74.50 billion rupees ($1.11 billion) to 72.53 trillion rupees in the two weeks to May 13. Non-food credit fell 142.20 billion rupees to 71.42 trillion rupees, while food credit rose 67.70 billion rupees to 1.11 trillion rupees. Bank deposits fell 342.60 bill…
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:52pm -
  • newFormer top cop questions rationale behind transfer of IAS officer in MP
    Lucknow,(UP) May 27 (ANI): Former Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) Vikram Singh on Friday questioned the rationale behind the transfer of IAS officer Ajay Singh Gangwar by the BJP-led Madhya Pradesh Government and said that he sees nothing wrong in lauding the contributions of a celebrated prime minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. The retired IPS officer told ANI that the state government should first clarify as to on what grounds has IAS officer Ajay Singh Gangwar been transferred.…
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:37pm -
  • newBig B to bat for girl child rights at Modi's achievement bash
    Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Friday said he will talk about the 'Beti bachao, Beti padao' campaign when he takes to the stage at the celebration of two years of Narendra Modi's government. The 73-year-old will be present at India Gate on Saturday. Ever since the news of Amitabh's association with the government's programme broke questions were raised by many, including the Congress party, over the actors's participation in the show.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:28pm -
  • newSony introduces Bravia series with 4K HDR TVs, starting at Rs 1,94,900

    Sony introduces Bravia series with 4K HDR TVs, starting at Rs 1,94,900

    Sony has announced its Bravia series - BRAVIA X9350D, BRAVIA X9300D and BRAVIA X8500D starting at Rs 1,94,900. The TVs feature 4K HDR technology, combined with 4K Ultra HD resolution and HDR video content.
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:28pm -
  • newSunil Bharti Mittal awarded Harvard B-School’s highest honour

    Sunil Bharti Mittal awarded Harvard B-School’s highest honour

    Sunil Bharti Mittal, the founder and chairman of Bharti Enterprises, received the Alumni Achievement Award of Harvard Business School. Harvard Business School’s renowned management program helped me validate and sharpen my work towards putting together the building blocks to create one of the leading global telecom companies - Bharti Airtel," said Mittal after receiving the award. Mittal serves on the Prime Minister of India’s Council on Trade & Industry and has held various prestigious posi…
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:25pm -
  • newChabahar port not a rival to Gwadar, Iran tells Pakistan
    Islamabad, May 27 (IANS) The Chabahar port agreement between Iran, India and Afghanistan is "not finished" and "not limited to these three countries", Mehdi Honerdoost, Iranian ambassador to Pakistan, said on Friday amid tensions over the agreement. Speaking on Pakistan-Iran relations, the envoy, according to Dawn online, revealed that the offer to cooperate had first been extended to Pakistan and then China, implying neither had expressed interest. The ambassador added that both are sister port…
    - 4 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:06pm -
  • newDirecting 'Warcraft' was 'crazy' for David Bowie's son
    Los Angeles, May 27 (IANS) Director Duncan Jones, son of late singer David Bowie, says it was a "crazy experience" to make "Warcraft". Universal Pictures India will be releasing the epic adventure movie on June 10, 2016 in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:02pm -
  • newBig B clarifies, says 'not hosting' event on two years of Modi Govt.
    Mumbai, May 27 (ANI): Putting all rumours to rest, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Friday clarified that he was not hosting the event at the iconic India Gate in Delhi on completion of two years of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government. "I am hosting a small segment of government's 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' campaign. In fact, it is Madhavan who is hosting it," Bachchan told the media here.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:02pm -
  • newPresident greets Ethiopia on its National Day
    New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday extended his greetings and felicitations to the government and people of Ethiopia on their National Day on May 28. In a message to Ethiopia's President Mulatu Teshome, Mukherjee said: "It gives me great pleasure to convey to you and to the people of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, warm greetings and felicitations on the occasion of your National Day." Mukherjee said India and Ethiopia share cordial bilateral ties marked b…
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:00pm -
  • newMotherhood changed my outlook towards children: Shilpa Shetty
    Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) Actress-entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty, who is returning to TV as a judge on the upcoming children's dance reality show "India's Super Dancer", says her experience as mother of four-year-old son Viaan has changed her outlook towards children. "I have a son who is four years old and my experience as a mother has changed my outlook towards children. The show, which will be aired on Sony Entertainment Television, will feature children in the 5-13 age group.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 5:00pm -
  • newPSPB joins Hockey India as associate member
    New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) on Friday inducted Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) as an associate member, making it the 36th member in this category. With this inclusion, PSPB can now take part in all the annual national championships, being conducted by HI, according to a release. Welcoming PSPB into the fold, HI secretary general Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad said, "The Petroleum Sports Promotion Board has produced some talented hockey players in the past.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:58pm -
  • newGovt. making sincere efforts to develop North-East: PM Modi
    Shillong, May 27 (ANI): Asserting that the nation will grow when all its states will develop, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that the Centre is making sincere efforts to ensure the progress of the North-Eastern region. While speaking at the inauguration of the 65th Plenary Session of the North East Council (NEC) in Shillong Prime Minister Modi said, "India will grow when all its regions grow together. Further emphasising on the strategic importance of the North eastern region Prime…
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:56pm -
  • newAfridi believes England conditions will test Pak youngsters
    Karachi, May 27 (ANI): Former Pakistan T20 skipper Shahid Afridi believes the upcoming tour to England will pose a major challenge before the team's youngsters, who will be accompanied by senior players Misbah-ul Haq and Younis Khan.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:51pm -
  • newHockey India ropes in PSPB as associate member
    New Delhi, May.27 (ANI): Hockey India on Friday announced that it has inducted Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) as an associate member, making it the 36th member in this category.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:51pm -
  • newLenovo ZUK Z2 certification confirms 5.5-inch full HD display and Android Marshmallow

    Lenovo ZUK Z2 certification confirms 5.5-inch full HD display and Android Marshmallow

    Lenovo is likely to launch ZUK Z2 at an event in China on May 31. The smartphone is the 'Lite' variant of ZUK Z2 Pro, which the company unveiled in April. Now, a leaked certification has confirmed the complete specifications of the device.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:46pm -
  • newBrands and Bloggers Meet, first of its kind event in Delhi
    New Delhi, May 27 (ANI-Businesswire India): Team Lamhe, in association with Neuz Saloon, hosted the Brands and Bloggers Meet on Thursday (May 26) at Ardor Lounge, Connaught place. The best of both worlds - Fashion and Lifestyle - graced the event, with 17 brands showcased in the presence of Delhi's top 30 fashion and lifestyle bloggers! Powered by Perch and sponsored by QuirkyBytes, this event was a great opportunity for bloggers to gain some valuable insights, listen to some honest reviews, get…
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:37pm -
  • newIndia keeps 2016/17 sugarcane price unchanged

    India keeps 2016/17 sugarcane price unchanged

    NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) - India has kept the price that sugar mills must pay to cane growers, for the season starting October 2016, unchanged at 230 rupees per 100 kg, trade and government sources said, as the world's biggest consumer tries to arrest the rising prices of the sweetener. The government has accepted recommendation of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices to keep the cane price steady for the next season, said a government official, who declined to be named. India is l…
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:26pm -
  • newMarine life in Antartica too was killed during dinosaur extinction
    London, May 27 (IANS) The mass extinction event at the end of the Cretaceous Period -- about 65 million years ago -- that killed the dinosaurs was sudden and just as deadly to marine life in Antartica, finds new research. Previously, scientists had thought that organisms living near the poles were far enough away from the cause of the extinction to be badly affected -- whether this was an asteroid impact in the Gulf of Mexico, where a giant buried impact crater is found today, or extreme volcani…
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:26pm -
  • newAbRam turns three; father Shah Rukh Khan and sister Suhana celebrate his birthday 30,000 ft in the air

    AbRam turns three; father Shah Rukh Khan and sister Suhana celebrate his birthday 30,000 ft in the air

    AbRam - turns three today and the family celebrated his birthday 30,000 ft in the air. The young lad, who was last seen in the pictures posted by Karan Johar on Instagram in London, was in a flight returning to India with sister Suhana and dad Shah Rukh Khan when they celebrated his birthday. SRK posted a picture of AbRam sitting on a seat in the aircraft eating from his packet of chips, while waiting for his cold drink and cake to arrive.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:23pm -
  • newPaes, Bopanna advance in French Open men's doubles
    Paris, May 27 (IANS) India's top men's doubles stars Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna won their respective second-round matches in the French Open here on Friday. Sixth seeds Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea won their second-round men's doubles French Open match, beating French pair Gregoire Barrere and Quentin Halys 6-3, 6-4 here on Friday.
    - 5 hours ago, 27 May 16, 4:20pm -

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