BlackBerry joins hands with HCL Infosystems for India services

Mumbai, June 17 - Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry on Friday announced its partnership with HCL Infosystems to expand the channel and distribution network for BlackBerry enterprise software products and services in India."By...

New ‘talk therapy’ cheap, effective for treating depression

New York, July 23  A simple and inexpensive "behavioural activation" therapy that can be delivered by non-specialist staff with minimal training at a far less cost is as effective at treating...

Indian, Nepalese security interests inter-linked: Modi

New Delhi, Sep 16 - Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said India and Nepal have a "time tested" and unique friendship and their security interests are inter-linked."Our friendship is time-tested and...

Seven hacks to good health for mothers

New Delhi, Dec 19 - Eat well, stay hydrated and snack smart for good health while balancing pregnancy with busy schedules, says an expert.Poornima Shankar, Senior Research Scientist at The Himalaya Drug...
The truth behind Rio Olympics preparations

The truth behind Rio Olympics preparations

Rio de Janeiro, July 7 - With just a month to go, Rio de Janeiro is fully occupied with the preparations for the Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held for the...

Social activist Mahasweta Devi ‘very serious’

Kolkata, July 16 Social activist and writer Mahasweta Devi's condition continues to be "very serious" requiring life support, a doctor at the hospital where she is being treated said on Saturday."She...
Dozen of companies tightlipped on Industrial Dispute Act 1947

Dozen of companies tight-lipped on Industrial Dispute Act 1947

Bengaluru, June 11 - Nearly a dozen leading IT companies on Friday declined to confirm or acknowledge employees right to form labour unions to redress their grievances invoking the provisions of Industrial...

200 food parks to come up across India: Minister

Agra, July 17 The Union government has planned 200 new food processing units across India, reducing the requirement of land and capital from Rs 200 crore to Rs 20 crores, Minister...
Parrikar dismisses Congress's surgical strike claim, credits PM

Parrikar dismisses Congress’s surgical strike claim, credits PM

Mumbai, Oct 12 - Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday dismissed the Congress's claims of having carried out cross-border forays during its regime, even as he credited the September 29 surgical...

Steyn replaces injured Malinga in CPL

Bridgetown (Barbados), Apr 30 (AFP) South African fast bowler Dale Steyn was named as a replacement for injured Sri Lankan seamer Lasith Malinga in the Jamaica Tallawahs team to play in...

Entertainment

Relationships have no rules: Nandita Das

New Delhi, Feb 17.  Actress-director Nandita Das, who recently split from husband Subodh Maskara after being married for seven years, says relationships have no rules...

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...