North-eastern states can be organic food producers : Chamling

Shillong, May 26 - Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling on Thursday said the northeastern states can be the organic food producers for not only India but for the rest of the...
China Airlines workers on indefinite strike in Taiwan

China Airlines workers on indefinite strike in Taiwan

Taipei, June 24 - Flight attendants for Taiwan's China Airlines on Friday started an indefinite strike that has led to the cancellation of 67 flights, a move taken by the union in...
Now, replacement Samsung Note 7 catches fire on US plane

Now, replacement Samsung Note 7 catches fire on US plane

New York/New Delhi, Oct 6 - Samsung woes over its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone are far from over it appears. Now, a replacement Note 7 device reportedly caught fire on a US...

PM stresses role of financial markets in Indian economy

Raigad (Maharashtra), Dec 24 - Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday stressed the crucial role played by financial markets for the growth of the Indian economy but warned of damages they can...
government should spell out stand on PPP projects

Kerala government should spell out stand on PPP projects: Chennithala

Alappuzha, June 7 - Kerala's Leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala on Tuesday asked the state government to spell out its policy on PPPs after some ministers found fault with the Haripad medical...
Gold Bond scheme

Sovereign Gold Bond scheme tranche 4 to open on Monday

New Delhi, July 14  The government on Thursday announced that the fourth tranche of its sovereign gold bond scheme will open on July 18."Applications for the bond will be accepted from...

US under Trump will have different priorities, India will have to engage with multiple...

New Delhi, Nov 21 .  The incoming Trump administration in the United States "will have different priorities", there may be a "degree of decoupling" with Europe and fluidity at the great-power level...
India pays minimum attention on research

India pays minimum attention on research: President

New Delhi, June 9 - President Pranab Mukherjee has said that India pays minimum attention to research and added that the country should invest more time in R&D (Research and Development)."Only 0.6...

Delhi cafe treats underpriviledged kids

New Delhi, June 20 - A group of underpriviledged children had a joyous treat at the capital's newly-opened Cafe OMG, a brainchild of restaurateur Umang Tewari, who believes it's important to give...

Salman Khan’s foundation, Mandhana sign exclusivity pact

Mumbai, Aug 26 . Bollywood superstar Salman Khan's "Being Human" brand will now be exclusively marketed, distributed and sold by Mandhana Retail Ventures Limited (MRVL), a company statement said."Henceforth MRVL is the...

Entertainment

Same-sex marriage legalisation cut US teenage suicide rates

New York, Feb 21. Legalising same-sex marriage at state level in the US reduced an estimated 134,000 suicide attempts per year in high school students...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...