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Curfew relaxed, internet suspended in Manipur

  Imphal, Sep 2 : Curfew was relaxed on Wednesday in riot-hit southern part of Manipur's Churachandpur district to enable residents to buy essential commodities.A... [ Read More ]

Tributes paid to YSR on death anniversary

  Hyderabad, Sep 2 : Rich tributes were paid to former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy on his sixth death anniversary on Wednesday.YSR's wido... [ Read More ]
Ban on Gujarat mobile internet services lifted

Ban on Gujarat mobile internet services lifted

  Ahmedabad, Sep 2 : The Gujarat police lifted the ban on mobile internet services from midnight of Tuesday-Wednesday, a day earlier than what was originally plan... [ Read More ]

'Phantom' bears no resemblance to any organisation: Makers

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : The makers of "Phantom" have clarified that the espionage drama "bears no resemblance to any actual organisation anywhere in the world", afte... [ Read More ]

People think I want publicity from talking about Jiah Khan: Sooraj

  Mumbai, Sep 2 : Actor Sooraj Pancholi, who is making his film debut with "Hero" and who was charged with abetting Jiah Khan's suicide, says he feels it's better... [ Read More ]

Imtiaz Ali spreads positive buzz for Bengali film 'Teenkahon'

  Kolkata, Sep 2 : Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali, who has taken a keen interest in promoting adman Bauddhayan Mukherji's feature debut "Teenkahon", believes Bollywood will... [ Read More ]
CWG street lights: Four-year jail terms for four MCD officials

CWG street lights: Four-year jail terms for four MCD officials

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : A Delhi court on Wednesday awarded four-year jail terms to four MCD officials convicted in the Commonwealth Games (CWG) street lights scam.Th... [ Read More ]

India U-19 football team to face Malaysia's Felda United FC

  Vasco da Gama (Goa), Sep 1 : India Under-19 men's football team will take on Malaysian football club Felda United FC in their first home match of the FAM-Frenz ... [ Read More ]

Modi, Sonia congratulate Indian cricket team

  New Delhi, Sep 1 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday congratulated the Indian cricket team for winning the test match ... [ Read More ]
Nation Wide Strike Called by Trade Union Workers Today

Nation Wide Strike Called by Trade Union Workers Today

  New Delhi: Essentialservices like banking and public transport may be impacted today withten central trade unions going ahead with their one-day nationwide... [ Read More ]
India's Economic Growth Slowsdown by 7%

India's Economic Growth Slowsdown by 7%

  With economic growth projections by the Indian government and Moody’sInvestors Service diverging for the current financial year, growthnumbers for the fir... [ Read More ]
Law Commission Suggests to avoid Death Penalty for all crimes expect terrorism

Law Commission Suggests to avoid Death Penalty for all crimes expect terrorism

  New Delhi: Death penaltyin India should be abolished for all crimes except cases of terrorism,the top body that recommends legislative reforms in India, th... [ Read More ]

Ailing HMT to be recast, 2,900 watchmakers may lose jobs

  Bengaluru, Sep 2 : Time is ticking away for thousands employees of the ailing state-run HMT, formerly Hindustan Machine Tools, as they face uncertain future due... [ Read More ]

Samsung launches world's slimmest tablet Galaxy Tab S2

  Bengaluru, Sep 2 : South Korean electronics giant Samsung on Wednesday said it is launching Galaxy Tab S2 at Rs.39,400. The company claimed that it is the world... [ Read More ]

Indian company creates social media for parenting

  Chennai Sep 2 : With families going nuclear, young Indian parents increasingly face the challenge of parenting their offspring properly, said a top official of ... [ Read More ]

IIT-Kgp software to convert Indian languages into Braille

  Kolkata, Sep 2 : Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur (IIT-Kgp) have developed a unique technology via a software that enables conversion... [ Read More ]

Bhardwaj new AERB chairman

  Chennai, Sep 1 : Nuclear safety expert Shiv Abhilash Bhardwaj has been appointed as the new chairman of the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERD), said a statem... [ Read More ]

Satya Murty new director for IGCAR

  Chennai, Aug 31 : Distinguished scientist S.A.V. Satya Murty will take over as the next director of fast breeder research unit Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic R... [ Read More ]

Zakir Hussain and Hariharan to perform in US

  Washington, Sep 2 : Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and singer Hariharan will perform at George Washington University in Washington, US, on September 4, a media rep... [ Read More ]

Vitamin A linked to alcoholic liver disease development

  New York, Sep 2 : Counteracting alcohol's effect on vitamin A levels in the liver may lead to novel treatments for alcoholic liver disease, suggests new researc... [ Read More ]

Ancient cold period gives new insight into future

  Washington, Sep 2 : A well known period of abrupt climate change 12,000 years ago that occurred rapidly in northern latitudes but much more gradually in equator... [ Read More ]

Curfew relaxed, internet suspended in Manipur

  Imphal, Sep 2 : Curfew was relaxed on Wednesday in riot-hit southern part of Manipur's Churachandpur district to enable residents to buy essential commodities.A... [ Read More ]
CWG street lights: Four-year jail terms for four MCD officials

CWG street lights: Four-year jail terms for four MCD officials

  New Delhi, Sep 2 : A Delhi court on Wednesday awarded four-year jail terms to four MCD officials convicted in the Commonwealth Games (CWG) street lights scam.Th... [ Read More ]

Trade unions' strike hits Odisha

  Bhubaneswar, Sep 2 : The day-long nation-wide strike called by central trade unions affected normal life in many parts of Odisha on Wednesday as transport servi... [ Read More ]

How India's tax system helps heavily taxed cigarettes flourish (Special to IANS)

  New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS/IndiaSpend) In March 2015 - in response to a drop in sales as taxes more than doubled over four years - India's leading cigarette company... [ Read More ]

Opposition cites Odisha CM's indifference over infant's deaths

  Bhubaneswar, Sep 1 : Opposition parties in Odisha on Tuesday trained their guns at Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for not visiting Sishu Bhawan even after 52 inf... [ Read More ]

Delhi hospital treats Nigerian's 'inoperable' tumour

  New Delhi, Sep 1 : A rare surgery at Max Super Speciality Hospital here has brought relief to a 70-year-old Nigerian woman who was diagnosed by doctors in her c... [ Read More ]

HRD minister inaugurates academic session at IIM-Bodh Gaya

  Patna, Aug 31 : Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Monday formally inaugurated the academic session of Indian Institute of Management (II... [ Read More ]
Kerala's Vision 2020 to bridge digital divide

Kerala's Vision 2020 to bridge digital divide

  Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 14 : The Kerala government has set in motion an ambitious policy framework that aims to bridge the digital divide by 2020 and make Keral... [ Read More ]
UPSC results: Women bag top four ranks

UPSC results: Women bag top four ranks

  New Delhi, July 4 : The UPSC on Saturday announced its civil services exam results here with the top four ranks being secured by women, officials said.A total n... [ Read More ]
VHP criticizes Ansari, demands apology

VHP criticizes Ansari, demands apology

  New Delhi, Sep 1 : Criticizing Vice President Hamid Ansari about discrimination against Muslims, the VHP on Tuesday asked him to apologize or resign and take to... [ Read More ]

Sabarimala to get national pilgrimage status

  Aranmula (Kerala), Aug 31 : The Sabarimala temple will shortly get the status of a national pilgrimage centre, central Culture and Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharm... [ Read More ]

Fanaticism on rise in India, Bangladesh: Taslima Nasrin (IANS Interview)

  New Delhi, Aug 31 : Drawing parallels between the cold blooded killings of bloggers inBangladesh and the murder of M.M. Kalburgi, a writer and rationalist fromK... [ Read More ]

Mumbai moonshine tragedy toll shoots up to 20

  Mumbai, June 19 : The toll in the illicit liquor tragedy in a suburban bar here has shot up to 20 with the death of seven more people, police said on Friday.At ... [ Read More ]

Woman's naked body found in Delhi

  New Delhi, June 18 : The naked body of an unidentified woman in her 40s was found in the national capital on Thursday evening, police said.A police official tol... [ Read More ]

12 Maoists killed in Jharkhand

  Ranchi, June 9 : Twelve Maoists were killed in a gunbattle with security personnel in Jharkhand's Palamau district, police said on Tuesday."Twelve Maoist guerri... [ Read More ]







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