• Culinary nomad: Christine Manfield leads the way – again 30 Nov 2018 02:47 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Christine Manfield blows through the door on the first hot day of spring like the breeze that's been missing. It's a sweltering 35°C Sydney day, but she looks fresh as a daisy in a baby-doll …
    • India's diplomat shortage leaves it far behind Asian rival China 31 Aug 2018 04:06 People walk past the Indian Mission to the United Nations building in New York December 18, 2013. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Aug 31 — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis are heading to New Delhi next week for an inaugural …
    • Trion Global Launches a Series of Smart LED TVs in India 27 Oct 2017 12:54 <HTML> <head> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8"> <meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="Content-Type"> <style type="text/css…
    • China's Xi Supports Pakistan on Kashmir, Boosts Military Ties Ahead of Meeting With India 12 Oct 2019 00:40 Chinese President Xi Jinping has offered his support to Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on the issue of Kashmir and boosted military ties between the two just days before a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his third trip to Beijing …
    • The conflicts of Kashmir and Hong Kong: reminders of British imperialism 02 Oct 2019 16:17 Both Kahmir and Hong Kong had special status Presently, the world is witnessing two major conflicts in Asia; of Kashmir and of Hong Kong. Both of these conflicts have their roots back in the grubby legacy of British imperialism. In Kashmir, the British …
    • A Kashmiri Novelist on a State Under Siege 17 Aug 2019 02:41 By Isaac Chotiner 16 August 2019 Demonstrators gather after Eid prayers on Monday, in Srinagar, India, to protest the suspension of Kashmir’s limited autonomy.Photograph by Atul Loke / NYT / Redux Last week, India’s government stripped Kashmir, …
    • Sri Lankans Up in Arms Over US Military Pacts 15 Aug 2019 20:36 Two defense cooperation agreements between the United States and Sri Lanka, the already signed Acquisition and Cross-Servicing Agreement (ACSA) and the under-negotiation Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA), are triggering concern, criticism, and controversy …
    • India revokes Kashmir’s special status: All the latest updates 15 Aug 2019 08:55 The Indian government has revoked the special status of Indian-administered Kashmir in its constitution, the most far-reaching political move on the disputed region in nearly 70 years. A presidential decree issued on August 5 revoked Article 370 of India’s …
    • Kashmir on Lockdown as India Strips Away Independence 08 Aug 2019 06:23 On Tuesday August 6, Lok Sabha, the Lower House of the Indian Parliament, passed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill. The Bill had already been announced and passed a day prior in the Rajya Sabha (Upper House) by the Home Minister of India, Amit Shah …
    • Kashmir: The world's most dangerous conflict 07 Aug 2019 11:08 Like so many conflicts around the world, the dispute over Kashmir began with independence from a colonial power. In 1947, the United Kingdom gave in to the struggle for freedom in its Indian colony and granted it independence. The retreating British left …
    • Are India's legislative actions in Jammu and Kashmir legal? 07 Aug 2019 06:37 A challenge could be brought to the Supreme Court, which would likely reject the presidential order, experts say. India’s Hindu nationalist-led government on Monday used a presidential order to revoke the special constitutional status of Muslim-majority …
    • India redraws political map on Kashmir, raising tensions 06 Aug 2019 16:13 NEW DELHI (AP) — India is redrawing its political map again. Parliament has approved a proposal by the Hindu nationalist-led government that strips statehood from Jammu and Kashmir, its only Muslim-majority state, splitting the region into two union …
    • Indias risky Kashmir power grab, explained 06 Aug 2019 05:23 India’s government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has made a controversial move to usurp power from the nation’s only Muslim-majority state, potentially igniting unrest in one of the world’s most dangerous nuclear flashpoints. On Monday, Indian Home …
    • US briefing: Trump crowd chants 'send her back', Puerto Rico and Kevin Spacey 18 Jul 2019 10:01 Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Crowd chants ‘send her back’ as Trump attacks Ilhan Omar Donald Trump’s demonisation of four Democratic congresswomen is growing nastier by the day, with the president apparently reveling in the …
    • Why Kampai will satiate your Japanese food cravings 05 May 2019 03:46 The new restaurant hub for millennials in Delhi is Aerocity. Areas such as Greater Kailash, Haus Khas & Defense Colony, once favourites for restaurant business, are now passé. Aerocity is well-planned and offers a good mix of F&B brands. When it …
    • Grapevine May 1, 2019: Heroines and heroes 30 Apr 2019 16:53 On its Facebook page, the Polish Embassy in Tel Aviv features portraits and thumbnail biographies of heroines of the Warsaw Ghetto. The details are in Polish, Hebrew and English, with the names accompanying the portraits of the women written in Hebrew and …
    • At Talkatora stadium, BJP trader leader is surrounded on stage 19 Apr 2019 20:45 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at the end of ‘Traders Sammelan’ at Talkatora Stadium, in New Delhi (PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore)  A group of traders, mostly from Mayapuri where violence broke out during a sealing drive last week, gathered on …
    • MBA graduate, mother held for duping five men 18 Feb 2019 22:22 A 43-year-old woman and her mother have been arrested for allegedly selling their Greater Kailash house to five different men using forged documents, the police said on Monday. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (South East) Ghanshyam Bansal said the …
    • Human Rights Watch Film Festival, London 31 Jan 2019 17:06 Many filmmakers, protagonists, Human Rights Watch researchers, and activists will take part in in-depth post-screening Q&A and panel discussions at the Barbican, BFI Southbank, and Regent Street Cinema. The festival will open at the Barbican on March …
    • HRW Film Festival to feature award-winning Palestinian film ‘Screwdriver’ 31 Jan 2019 13:41 PNN/ London/ The Human Rights Watch Film Festival will be presented in London from March 13-22, 2019, featuring 15 award-winning documentary and feature films, Human Rights Watch said today. The international line-up of films from Venezuela, South …
    • Delhi Conference Bolsters UK’s Brexit Case 14 Jan 2019 16:57 As Britain flounders towards its unpredictable semi-European future, an international foreign affairs conference in New Delhi has surprisingly produced a persuasive case for Brexit being the UK’s best long-term course, despite all the problems and …
    • China acquired over 20 ports around the world in 2018 after indebting countries 01 Jan 2019 07:43 Jan 01, 2019 News 0 In 2018 alone, China acquired over 20 deep water and air ports from several countries around the world. China was able to do so by lending those countries massive amounts of money they can never repay. The country is accused of …
    • New on Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch 31 Dec 2018 17:09 Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Angelina Jolie doesn't rule out move into politics 28 Dec 2018 18:36 (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
    • Coming to Netflix in January 2019   28 Dec 2018 16:00 (KUTV) January sees some high-profile films leaving Netflix, but you can take solace in knowing that there is a equally impressive lot of titles coming to the streaming service next month. Last month's recommendations were completely culled from …
    • Why Oakdale, Modesto Christian coaches are upbeat as upcoming tournament hosts 24 Dec 2018 22:31 Oakdale basketball coach Hondo Arpoika wasn’t sure where his team would be as the season approached. He had a solid senior class, some talented underclassmen and the usual wait for football season to end. Heading into the 48th annual Oakdale Rotary Classic …
    • New Netflix UK movies and box sets for January 2019 including Titans, Star Trek: Discovery and Lion 12 Dec 2018 16:55 With January fast approaching many of us will be contemplating New year's resolutions for 2019. Somewhere on that list will be something to do with an increase in physical exercise, giving up something you should never have started, and maybe even …
    • New to Netflix January 2019 - best TV shows and films to watch 12 Dec 2018 13:43 Netflix kicks off 2019 with new original series like Sex Education starring Gillian Andeson. There's also a few guilty pleasures with Austin Powers for January's new additions. As well as Star Trek Discovery, the Series of Unfortunate Events …
    • Roundup: Los Banos earns share of WAC championship with thrilling win over Pacheco. 27 Oct 2018 09:19 Los Banos head coach Dustin Caropreso wanted a screen pass to running back Justin Incaprera. Quarterback Dasani Tate saw something else. The Tigers quarterback went with the other option on the play and the result was a 70-yard touchdown to receiver Landon …
    • China, Pakistan Will Compromise to Keep Relationship Going - Senior Analyst 24 Oct 2018 22:20 Interviews 14:24 24.10.2018(updated 18:29 24.10.2018) Get short URL Jabin T Jacob, a senior regional security analyst based in Delhi, told Sputnik that despite the recent change in Islamabad’s diplomacy vis-à-vis Beijing, the mechanisms underpinning the …
    • Roundup: RC nears perfection; Central starts slow, but rolls; Davis close to .500 20 Oct 2018 06:49 Ripon Christian closed in on a perfect season with ease on Friday night. Five Knights scored touchdowns as RC (9-0, 6-0 SL) rolled to a 41-0 victory over host Le Grand (3-6, 2-4). How dominant is Ripon Christian? It’s outscored its opponents 381-58 and has …
    • Roundup: Golden Valley scores late to win thriller over Atwater. Los Banos, Pacheco win big. 06 Oct 2018 16:54 Jose Orozco scored on an 8-yard touchdown run to give the Golden Valley High football team the lead with 2 minutes and 15 seconds left, and the Cougars defense stopped the Atwater offense late to hold on to a 27-21 win on Friday night at Dave Honey Stadium …
    • Roundup: Los Banos gets offensive in victory. Merced clobbers El Capitan. 22 Sep 2018 10:59 The Los Banos High offense was clicking on Friday night. Quarterback Dasani Tate threw three touchdowns in just his second start and running back Justin Incaprera rushed for 158 yards and two scores as the Tigers outlasted Grace Davis 42-32 at Loftin …
    • News Alerts! Russian aircraft shot down by Syrian government missiles: Russian Defense Ministry 18 Sep 2018 09:43 2:30 pm: Is Navjot Sidhu ji a Pakistan spokesperson? Is he a Pakistani Govt official? It is Pakistan which has to officially put out a statement or communication on this(Kartarpur corridor), not him. Unfortunately, he thinks politics is also a comedy show: …
    • National treasures should come before sports 13 Sep 2018 16:11 After the National Museum of Brazil’s grand celebration of its 200th anniversary in July, its sudden destruction earlier this month in a massive blaze shocked the world. Established by the Portuguese imperial family in its Brazilian colony, the museum …
    • Raising a stink 27 Aug 2018 11:19 Ragpickers at Bhalswa landfill site. (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) The year 2015 was an eye-opener of sorts for Arpit Bhargava. Down with dengue, the lawyer started thinking about the link between waste and diseases. But thoughts gave way to action …
    • Why Los Banos’ quarterback isn’t your normal two-sport athlete. 24 Aug 2018 03:01 It was a nervous week for Dustin Caropreso. The Los Banos High football coach wasn’t sure he’d get his starting quarterback back in one piece. Junior Colby Copp missed a week of practices earlier this month to travel to Tennessee to compete in one of the …
    • Kofi Annan: Former UN secretary general and Nobel Peace Prize laureate 20 Aug 2018 15:39 In December 1996, the selection of Kofi Annan as the seventh secretary general of the United Nations had been a milestone. This was the first time in the history of the UN that a secretary general had been chosen from the UN staff, and Annan, an …
    • CPEC: Pakistan’s ‘Chinanization’ or Colonization? 17 Jun 2018 08:20 By Adnan Qaiser     17/6/2018 Adnan Qaiser is a Research Associate at the prestigious Conference of Defence Associations Institute, Canada, with a distinguished career in the armed forces and international diplomacy. He examines Sino-Pak relations …
    • Taste of success 27 May 2018 21:20 Mahendragarh: Students of Center for Innovation Skill and Entrepreneurship Development (CISED) at the Central University of Haryana (CUH) have bagged the first position in organic food fest category during the ‘Festival of Bharat’ held in New Delhi …
    • PM Narendra Modi's 43rd edition of 'Mann Ki Baat': Full text 29 Apr 2018 16:43 PM Modi spoke on a variety of issues during the  43rd edition of his radio programmed Mann Ki Baat. Photo:PTI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation through his monthly radio programme - Mann Ki Baat - during which he touched upon a …
    • Mann ki Baat: Full text of PM Modi’s speech 29 Apr 2018 09:08 Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation in his 43rd Mann ki Baat radio programme on Sunday. My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Just a while ago, from the 4th of April to the 15th of April, the 21st Commonwealth Games were held in Australia. 71 …
    • Total SA 25 Apr 2018 16:03 Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Political crimes of the United Kingdom exposed by Russian diplomat 25 Apr 2018 15:28 Excerpts from remarks by Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova delivered April 19, 2018 – see The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation for her full remarks Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova makes these …
    • Maldives Declines Indian Invite for Joint Exercise, Analysts Cite China as Cause 28 Feb 2018 13:48 Opinion 14:10 28.02.2018(updated 14:11 28.02.2018) Get short URL The Maldives’ rejection of India’s invitation for a multilateral military exercise without conveying any strong reason is being considered the biggest rebuff by the Indian Ocean archipelago …
    • From 'fragrant' Filipinas to shooting vaginas: Duterte's top 6 sexist remarks 14 Feb 2018 02:12 Being the father of the nation has not changed President Rodrigo Duterte when it comes to using misogynistic language Published 9:47 AM, February 14, 2018 Updated 9:58 AM, February 14, 2018 MANILA, Philippines – After one year and 8 months, it has become …
    • Merced hoping to make second-half run in CCC. First step was rout of Buhach Colony. 27 Jan 2018 11:27 Jeremy Redwine started it with a 3-pointer from the top of the key less than a minute into the game. Adam Cardoso and Anthony Robinson followed with two more shots from long distance less than a minute apart. Xavier Stewart followed with two baskets in the …
    • Indian Income Tax raids in Tamil Nadu: Huge tax evasion by relatives of Sasikala, Dinakaran of income of ₹1,430 crores! 25 Nov 2017 05:55 Narada News by Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal November 24, 2017 A critical point has been repeated in these columns about rampant corruption being promoted by the federal and state governments as a key policy to loot the national resources at various levels by …
    • Egan scores 3 TDs to help Merced keep Mayor’s Cup. Buhach Colony wins Bloss Bowl. 04 Nov 2017 14:06 Garrett Egan rushed for three touchdowns as the Merced High football team overcame a sloppy start to defeat Golden Valley 30-0 in the 24th annual Battle for the Mayor’s Cup on Friday night at Veterans Stadium. The Bears (4-6, 3-3 Central California …
    • Prediction column: Week 10 rivalry games will settle league titles. How cool is that? 03 Nov 2017 08:38 Where will you be? Who do you like? Here’s a quick look at Week 10’s must-see match-ups and our picks: Oakdale (8-1, 6-0) at Central Catholic (8-0, 6-0): The Bee’s top-two large-school teams are also the top two teams in the southern half of the Sac- …
    • Oakdale, Central Catholic battle for supremacy; plus expanded small-school rankings 30 Oct 2017 21:06 Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (8-1, 6-0): The Mustangs can clinch their 13th VOL championship in 16 seasons with a victory …
    • Power rankings: MoHi enters Top 10 after upset of previously unbeaten Downey 24 Oct 2017 18:56 Large School Comprised of teams from the Central California Conference, Modesto Metro Conference, Valley Oak League and Western Athletic Conference. 1. (1) Oakdale (7-1, 5-0): Josh Jacobson (114 yards, touchdown) and Oscar Ramos (81 yards, two touchdowns) …
    • There are six football teams still unbeaten. Here’s how they’ve remained perfect. 19 Oct 2017 01:38 Los Banos football coach Dustin Caropreso has been here before: undefeated going into Week 8. He was a senior the last time the Tigers (7-0, 2-0) traveled this far into the season without a loss. The year was 1992 and “Baby Got Back” blasted through the …
    • Buhach Colony finds success using quarterback in different ways. El Capitan blitzed. 30 Sep 2017 11:29 The Buhach Colony High football team wants to find different ways to use the skills of quarterback Clay Abrams. They displayed a few ways on Friday night. Abrams opened the scoring with a 66-yard touchdown run on a designed run and later threw touchdown …
    • Predictions: Downey, Modesto stay on collision course in Modesto Metro Conference 28 Sep 2017 01:03 It’s Week 5 in the Stanislaus District and our attention shifts to the Modesto Metro Conference, where it’s homecoming week for Downey and Davis. The Knights look to keep the party rocking all night long at Chuck Hughes Stadium in the Central Valley …
    • Total SA 23 Sep 2017 11:48 Key Employees Patrick Pouyanne Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Executive Board Anne Marie Idrac Director, Non Executive Board Marie Christine Coisne Roquette Director, Non Executive Board Gerard Lamarche Director, Non Executive Board Patrick Artus …
    • Predictions: Central Catholic will counter Manteca's size with 'scrappers' 20 Sep 2017 23:24 Two years ago, the Central Catholic football team walked into one of the most tradition-rich stadiums in the Stanislaus District and dictated terms with two hulking linebackers: Kekupaa Freehauf and Austin Escobar. Freehauf and Escobar set the physical …
    • The many challenges India's new Defense Minister faces 20 Sep 2017 03:48 By Barkha Dutt Editor's note: Barkha Dutt is an Emmy nominated, multi-award winning journalist and author based in Delhi. She is a television Anchor and journalist with over 20 years experience and a specialization in conflict reporting from areas such …
    • Livingston’s Guzman scores four touchdowns; Gustine’s Perez tops 300 rushing yards 10 Sep 2017 07:49 Anderson Guzman had a career night, scoring four touchdowns to lead the Livingston High football team to a 42-0 win over Le Grand on Friday night at Livingston High. Guzman scored on runs of 3, 2, 4 and 38 yards against the outmanned Bulldogs. It was a …
    • Predictions: Regional heavyweights collide in Oakdale and Stockton on Friday. 07 Sep 2017 20:54 It will be a contrast in styles and culture when the Oakdale High football team hosts mighty Folsom on Friday evening. The Bulldogs have blossomed into a true state power and Division-I talent factory under coach Kris Richardson. Folsom has won two CIF …
    • Predictions: If you want your football team to win early, you’d better have this. 01 Sep 2017 12:25 Experience matters as much in high school football as talent or sheer numbers. That much was clear in Week 0 as the programs with veteran-laden rosters cruised down victory lane. Del Campo of Fair Oaks made the trek to Merced with 33 seniors, each battle- …
    • Can Central California Conference teams rebound after tough first week? 31 Aug 2017 00:58 It was a rough start to the season for the Central California Conference. Only Pitman emerged from the opening week with a victory as the CCC opened with a 1-6 record combined. Turlock, Merced and Buhach Colony opened with some tough matchups. “I think the …
    • World View: Christopher Clary — India will define its future with answers to 3 questions 16 Aug 2017 07:26 By Christopher Clary This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important "global swing state," the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power …
    • Today is India’s 70th birthday. How it answers these 3 questions will define its future — and the world’s. 15 Aug 2017 10:03 This week, as India celebrates 70 years of independence, it celebrates also its status as a great power. As the most important “global swing state,” the nation is actively courted from all directions. But what kind of power will India become? The answers …
    • Could a war break out between India and China — again? 21 Jul 2017 02:11 “The United States does not recognize our countries as great powers.” Chairman Mao Zedong, the Communist revolutionary and the founding father of the People’s Republic of China, said this to Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first prime minister, in 1954. The two …
    • How India is Playing its Indian Ocean Ace Card 07 Jul 2017 16:15 For an isolated outpost over 800 miles from India’s coast, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands have made surprising number of appearances in the Indian headlines the past two months. In May, Prime Minister Modi Narendra Modi implored his countrymen to visit …
    • Live antibiotics use bacteria to kill bacteria 13 Jun 2017 15:35 The woman in her 70s was in trouble. What started as a broken leg led to an infection in her hip that hung on for two years and several hospital stays. At a Nevada hospital, doctors gave the woman seven different antibiotics, one after the other. The drugs …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up rubble 12 Jun 2017 11:59 JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 8:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • World news photos: Naked weekend, blowing up the rubble and more 12 Jun 2017 11:22 JAKE ELLISON, SPECIAL TO SEATTLEPI.COM Published 6:35 pm, Sunday, June 11, 2017 Photo: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images The moon rises above lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in New York City on June 10, 2017, as seen from West Orange, NJ. The moon …
    • For China, which is riding the North Korean tiger, getting off isn’t easy 05 May 2017 23:24 Certainly, North Korea tests the powers that meet here-China, the US, Russia, Japan and South Korea-and holds the card in the precarious status quo. (Illustration: Rohnit phore) We all know by now that North Korea is economically sapped, has conducted five …
    • The case for Urdu as Pakistan's official language 02 May 2017 02:42 Illustration by Marium Ali A patriotic song blares through speakers placed on either side of the stage. The Urdu ditty that talks down terrorists was produced and released by the army’s public relations department in response to the 2014 Army Public School …
    • Chinese Troops Participate in Pakistan’s Republic Day Parade 23 Mar 2017 13:57 ISLAMABAD —  A grand annual military parade marking Pakistan’s Republic Day has for the first time involved Chinese troops, underscoring Beijing’s increasingly strong partnership with Islamabad. The Pakistan military displayed its conventional and nuclear- …
    • Obama’s unreported Pakistan sanctions limit U.S. options for looming Afghanistan crisis 02 Feb 2017 00:34 How the U.S. Trump Administration deals with emerging Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iran issues may have been affected by the policies and last-minute sanctions enacted by the outgoing administration. Special to WorldTribune.com By Gregory R. Copley, Editor, …
    • Acts of faith: Why people get killed over blasphemy in Pakistan 05 Jan 2017 03:38 An angry mob sets Christian homes on fire in Joseph Colony, Lahore, in 2013 | M Arif, White Star Even though the rally had ended late, even though the night sky over Gangapur was turning translucent, Falak Sher’s wife insisted we stop by her house for …
    • Piyush Goyal holds discussions with seafood exporters to boost exports to $30-billion level 21 Nov 2019 09:58 New Delhi: Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday held discussions with seafood exporters on ways to promote the sector's shipments and take them to USD 30-billion level in the coming years. "Met a delegation of representatives …
    • A bite to remember 21 Nov 2019 07:26 Express News Service In Bhaskar Hazarika’s Aamis, carnal repression morphs into a rigorous lust for meat-eating. Set in Guwahati, the Assamese-language film follows the romance between a middle-aged doctor and a PhD student. Nirmali (Lima Das) is a …
    • CM emphasis on wider cooperative movement in state 21 Nov 2019 06:12 Share Tweet Share Share Email CM emphasis on wider cooperative movement in state Pakyong (Assam Lingzey) , Nov 20 (IPR) :The Chief Minister Shri. Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) made it loud and clear that the cooperative movement in the state will be revived …
    • India Must Be Dexterous in Its Indo-Pacific Engagement in Wake of US 'Pull Back' - Former Diplomat 20 Nov 2019 23:38 Opinion 01:29 21.11.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): To be an effective strategic partner in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), India must boost domestic economic reforms, enhance connectivity in the Indo-Pacific region and increase …
    • Dubai: Bollore to deliver aircraft engine transportation with CFM 20 Nov 2019 18:28 in Maintenance Posted 19 November 2019 · Add Comment Bolloré Logistics India signed a contract for aircraft engine transportation including customs clearance documentation with CFM Aircraft Engine Support South Asia at the Dubai Airshow. The contract was …
    • Indian brands taking a more mature digital approach in marketing: Google-BCG study 20 Nov 2019 12:50 As Indian brands begin to responsibly manage data, automate media buying and messaging, a new study has noticed six percent of Indian brands were delivering best-in-class 'multi-moment' experiences that resulted in customer journeys getting …
    • India Didn't Succumb to Chinese 'Pressure' Over Key Trade Deal, Top Minister Reveals 20 Nov 2019 12:27 World 12:09 20.11.2019(updated 14:10 20.11.2019) Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi withdrew from the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) in Bangkok on 4 November, citing China’s "uncompromising" …
    • RCEP did not address outstanding issues, concerns of India: Goyal 20 Nov 2019 12:12 New Delhi, Nov 20 () The government told Lok Sabha on Wednesday that it did not join the mega free trade agreement RCEP as the grouping did not address the outstanding issues and concerns of India. Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal in a written …
    • BIMSTEC nations looking to enhance security cooperation: India 20 Nov 2019 11:32 NEW DELHI: Security cooperation is an important element of the BIMSTEC and the member countries are looking at enhancing partnership in this sphere, a top official of the Ministry of External Affairs said on Wednesday. Speaking at its first coastal …
    • Japan's ANA launches direct flight between Chennai and Tokyo 20 Nov 2019 09:51 Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Nov 20 (ANI): Japan's airline "All Nippon Airways" has launched a direct flight from Narita International Airport in Japan to Chennai. Chennai in southern India is a popular city for Japanese companies. The …
    • How smaller containers could mean big business for Indian Railways 20 Nov 2019 06:21 Start-ups floated by former railway employees are attracting more customers towards the railways by designing alternative types of containers. A firm founded by Naresh Kumar – Kalyani Cast Tech - has designed containers that help to provide services on the …
    • Dangerous Smoke Haze Blankets Sydney 20 Nov 2019 06:02 SYDNEY (AFP) -- Sydney was shrouded in dangerous haze Tuesday as smoke from bushfires blazing along Australia's eastern seaboard sent pollution levels soaring in the country's biggest city. Official data showed that pollution had reached " …
    • Indian Parliamentarian Predicts Likely Region For Next Doklam-like Standoff with China 19 Nov 2019 22:46 Military & Intelligence 00:48 20.11.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Military documents released by India and China in July of this year indicated that the infamous 2017 Doklam border stand-off between the two strategic rivals was still alive. …
    • At BJP meet, party backs Centre’s move to opt out of RCEP 19 Nov 2019 19:49 NEW DELHI : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday defended the government’s decision to opt out of the contentious Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), saying it would not have been in the interest of the Indian industry. “Prime …
    • Phone makers seek clarity on export duty relief scheme 19 Nov 2019 19:32 NEW DELHI: Leading mobile phone brands and contract manufacturers like Apple, Samsung, Xiaomi and Foxconn have sought clarity on the contours of a duty relief scheme for exports announced in September. In the absence of broad contours of the Remission of …
    • Rajnath wants Indias rights protected in South China Sea 19 Nov 2019 16:55 Ajay Banerjee Tribune News Service New Delhi, November 18 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today “waded into” the ongoing dispute over defining territorial limits in South China Sea, saying interest of countries like India, which are not part of the …
    • Sydney is blanketed in smoke caused by raging bushfires as city's air quality plummets 19 Nov 2019 12:40 Thick smoke from wildfires has shrouded the Australian city of Sydney and its surrounding areas, sending air quality plummeting to the lowest level in the world, and causing dozens to be treated for smoke inhalation today.   The Sydney skyline was barely …
    • Flipkart invests in EasyRewardz 19 Nov 2019 11:19 New Delhi, Nov 19 () Customer engagement and rewards platform EasyRewardz on Tuesday said it has raised an undisclosed sum in series B funding from Walmart-owned Flipkart. The fund infusion will help EasyRewardz to drive new product development and …
    • India and the ESG challenge 19 Nov 2019 09:22 What is city talk? Info Info. Latest The year 2019 is setting records and not the kind our planet would have liked. Not only will 2019 be among the hottest years recorded, but July was the hottest month in the 140 years that temperature records have been …
    • Deepak Dhar to lead combined Banijay Endemol entity in India 19 Nov 2019 08:02 NEW DELHI : Television veteran Deepak Dhar who partnered with Paris-based independent content creation company Banijay Group, to expand the latter’s operations to India and South East Asia last year, will now head the combined Banijay Endemol Shine …
    • Sydney Choked in Smoke as Wildfires Rage in New South Wales 19 Nov 2019 07:37 The city of Sydney—Australia’s most populous and the capital of New South Wales (NSW) state—was swathed in thick smoke on Tuesday morning amid more than 50 bushfires on the state’s east coast, the Guardian reported. According to the Guardian, the smoke …
    • Sydney Pollution "Hazardous", Comparable To Delhi, Amid Bushfire Threat 19 Nov 2019 06:52 Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge get dreary against the haze. (AFP) Sydney: Sydney was shrouded in dangerous haze on Tuesday as smoke from bushfires blazing along Australia's eastern seaboard sent pollution levels soaring in the country's …
    • Hazardous levels of pollution in Sydney as bushfires advance on Australia's largest city 19 Nov 2019 06:21     Tuesday, November 19th 2019 - 05:29 UTC Official data showed that pollution had reached “hazardous” levels across Sydney, with the highest readings comparable to New Delhi Sydney was shrouded in dangerous haze on Tuesday as smoke from bushfire blazing …
    • Hazardous smoke haze blankets Sydney, bushfire threat rises 19 Nov 2019 06:09 SYDNEY: Sydney was shrouded in dangerous haze on Tuesday as smoke from bushfires blazing along Australia's eastern seaboard sent pollution levels soaring in the country's biggest city. Official data showed that pollution had reached "hazardous …
    • Sydney shrouded in hazardous smog from raging bushfires 19 Nov 2019 05:10 Sydney was shrouded in a dangerous haze on Tuesday as high winds blew smoke from bushfires blazing along Australia's eastern coast into the country's biggest city sending pollution levels soaring. Official data showed air pollution had reached …
    • Smoke haze blankets Sydney as bushfire threat rises 19 Nov 2019 01:48 SYDNEY: Sydney was shrouded in dangerous haze Tuesday as smoke from bushfires blazing along Australia’s eastern seaboard sent pollution levels soaring in the country’s biggest city. Official data showed that pollution had reached “hazardous” levels across …
    • Lending supports to Baloch movement 18 Nov 2019 21:42 by Nava Thakuria 18 November 2019 As India has addressed the decades-long Kashmir problems, the focus has been shifted to Balochistan along with Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Gilgit. Slowly but steadily, the support waves to Baloch people for their …
    • Bollore Signs Support Contract with CFM International 18 Nov 2019 14:42 Bollore Logistics India signed a contract for aircraft engine transportation, including customs clearance documentation, with CFM Aircraft Engine Support South Asia at the Dubai Airshow on November 18. Karthigeyan Ramaswamy, managing director, CFM Aircraft …
    • India’s October oil imports down 3.3% on year earlier – trade data 18 Nov 2019 14:25 NEW DELHI — India imported about 4.56 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil in October, down nearly 3.3% from the same month a year ago, according to data from shipping and industry sources. The Middle East’s share in India’s total oil imports declined to …
    • India-Bangladesh Relations: Risks of a Fallout Over the NRC 18 Nov 2019 06:43 November 14, 2019 by Indrajit Sharma Image credit: Government of India When Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina met her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in New Delhi last month, she raised concerns over the National Register of Citizens (NRC), India’s …
    • India must keep RCEP option open 18 Nov 2019 04:59 The remarkable rise of China’s power and influence was evident in the Bangkok East Asia Summit, despite the fact that, as in the past, the Chinese delegation was led not by the country’s supreme leader President Xi Jinping, but by its low key Prime …
    • IndiGo's rising costs are indication for growth; expect a smooth landing by 2022: CEO Rono Dutta 18 Nov 2019 03:59 Rono Dutta, 68, is now the man in the hot seat at IndiGo. In a candid chat, he opened up to questions about the future strategy of the world’s 13th-largest carrier. Edited excerpts from the interview: At around INR 400 crore, engine maintenance cost came …
    • Rajapaksas return, a blow to India's prestige 18 Nov 2019 03:51 'Rajapaksa's victory poses a serious foreign policy challenge for the Modi government,' notes Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar. IMAGE: Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka's new president, right, with his brother, former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, who …
    • ‘Swerved to avoid tree’: 19-year-old Delhi student dies as car topples 17 Nov 2019 21:35 Ansh Girdhar, a physiotherapy student, was on his way home when the incident took place A 19-year-old physiotherapy student died after his car toppled and rammed a water tanker in South East Delhi’s Okhla Estate Road in the early hours of Sunday. Police …
    • ‘IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN LAHORE...’ 17 Nov 2019 06:04 'Smog' is not only limited to Lahore; in fact, all of Pakistan is at serious risk from high levels of air pollution ‘If you haven’t seen Lahore, you haven’t even lived’ goes the popular saying. Ironically, it’s become increasingly difficult to ‘see …
    • The global traveller’s veg fix 16 Nov 2019 23:41 The world is getting smaller. The plate is getting larger. Cuisinistas and travellers are led by their taste buds seeking new palate experiences. On their bucket list is to discover local recipes such as the Masala Dosa of Tamil Nadu, the Blinis of …
    • Bad environment cannot be good economics: Supreme Court judge 16 Nov 2019 21:59 At the Global Law Conference in Chandigarh University on Saturday. (Express photo) Questioning the model of sustainable development in India, Supreme Court judge, Justice Deepak Gupta Saturday said that bad environment can never be good economics. “Bad …
    • Nov. 16 girls cross country roundup - New York championships 16 Nov 2019 21:04 NEW YORK STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS (at SUNY Plattsburgh, 3 miles) CLASS A Scores: 1. Fayetteville-Manlius 34 points; 2. Saratoga (2) 40; 3. North Rockland (1) 86; 4. Corning 139; 5. Monroe-Woodbury (MW-9) 146; 6. Ward Melville 147; 7. Syosset 159; 8. Brighton …
    • Conserving Plymouth: the city that dared to dream 16 Nov 2019 17:41 It’s a recurrent yearning, after an urban catastrophe, to rebuild better than before, to take the opportunity to clear away the mistakes of the past. Phoenixes tend to get mentioned, and their well-known ability to rise from ashes. Often it doesn’t work …
    • Need for greater realism in policy: S Jaishankar 16 Nov 2019 15:12 So what does the past teach us? Seven decades of foreign policy certainly offer a lot of lessons, especially if we contemplate a challenging road ahead. They span a broad spectrum, both in time and in outcomes. A dispassionate assessment of our performance …
    • High School Football Scores - Playoffs Week 1 16 Nov 2019 10:54 PREP FOOTBALL  Friday's Scores By The Associated Press    Class 5A    First Round    Acadiana 78, Benton 28    Airline 55, Southside 21    Alexandria 42, West Ouachita 14    Captain Shreve 34, John Ehret 7    Comeaux 42, Slidell 14    Covington 42, Sam …
    • In Sri Lanka’s Presidential Election, a Question of Security vs. Rights 16 Nov 2019 05:33 COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lankans on Saturday voted for president after a year of political meltdowns and deadly terrorist attacks, in an election that could return the polarizing Rajapaksa family to power. The two leading candidates are Gotabaya Rajapaksa, …
    • The Kartarpur Corridor and India-Pakistan Economic Linkages 16 Nov 2019 02:43 AdvertisementIn speeches made at the inaugural ceremony of the opening of the Kartarpur Corridor on the Pakistani side, on November 9, both the Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi raised the Kashmir issue (with the …
    • UK Exhibition To Honour 'Overlooked' Indian Painters Who Painted For East India Company 16 Nov 2019 02:37 "Historically overlooked" Indian master painters like Bhawani Das, Sita Ram and Ghulam Ali Khan, whose works were commissioned by East India Company officials in the late 18th and 19th centuries, will be part of an upcoming exhibition in London. …
    • Summit on innovations in public healthcare to begin today 15 Nov 2019 21:16 The mission envisages ensuring quality care at Primary Health Centres.(Illustration: C R Sasikumar) The sixth National Summit on Innovations in the Public Healthcare System is scheduled to start on November 16 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The two-day summit …
    • On the rise of nationalism and the urgent need for interdependence 15 Nov 2019 20:17 Ambassador Pochhammer served in India twice and continued his interest in its history and future long after he retired in 1957. This love for India resulted in a major book on the political history of India which in its English translation is called India …
    • Property tax hike among SDMC budget proposals 15 Nov 2019 20:01 The South civic body has also proposed that a Waste-to- Energy plant be installed at Waste to Wonder park, 15,000 LED lights be put up at dark spots, and an engineered landfill site be constructed in Okhla. (logo) The South Delhi Municipal Corporation …
    • Full text: ‘How do you reconcile Howdy Modi and Mamallapuram? Look beyond dogma,’ says S Jaishankar 15 Nov 2019 18:55 External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar delivers the Fourth Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture in New Delhi on Thursday, November 14. Praveen Khanna Here is the full text of the Fourth Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture by External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar …
    • The International Community Has A Role To Play In Resolving the Kashmir Crisis 15 Nov 2019 18:09 After 72 years of bitter dispute, punctuated by three wars and many skirmishes between India and Pakistan (both now nuclear weapon powers), innumerable acts of terrorism and rising human rights abuses, the time has come for a serious effort to resolve the …
    • BSES anti-power theft teams attacked in east Delhi 15 Nov 2019 15:39 New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Anti-power theft teams of Delhi electricity distribution company (discom) BSES Yamuna Power Ltd (BYPL) were allegedly attacked and two officials injured while on routine inspection in the East District of the capital, BSES said on …
    • BRICS united against delay in resolving Israel-Palestine, Middle East conflict 15 Nov 2019 14:33 It also emphasised the need for a constructive dialogue and cooperation on conserving biodiversity. New Delhi: The BRICS nations, including Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, on Thursday reaffirmed their fundamental commitment to mutual …
    • IAN Fund empowers connected shared mobility in India; invests Rs 15 cr in e-scooter 15 Nov 2019 12:05 The start-up leverages its fleet of IoT-powered electric scooters to make commute convenient, affordable, and eco-friendly. New Delhi: Underscoring its mission of advancing India’s progress by supporting sustainability-focused start-ups, IAN Fund the sebi …
    • Fires leave eerie trace on NSW beaches 15 Nov 2019 11:12 NSW beaches have taken on an eerie look as an emergency level fire is burning on Sydney's doorstep and doesn't show any sign of slowing down.  Victoria Craw,Benedict Brook and Ally Foster news.com.au November 15, 2019 1:11AM LIVE Last updated …
    • Pak building 'industry of terror', have to be held accountable: S Jaishankar 15 Nov 2019 10:41 Jaishankar said the industry of terror has been built by Pakistan to put pressure on India and there is no point living in denial. New Delhi: Pakistan has been building an "industry out of terrorism" and holding their feet to the fire on this …
    • ‘Delhi's Dogmas, Not Global Barriers are India' Real Obstacle - External Affairs Minister 15 Nov 2019 09:40 Asia & Pacific 12:37 15.11.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian External Affairs Minister Dr Subrahmanyam Jaishankar has said, unsettled borders, an unintegrated region and under-exploited opportunities are coming in the way of India’s quest …
    • Full text of BRICS Summit Brasilia Declaration 15 Nov 2019 03:39 Following is the full text of the 11th BRICS Summit Brasilia Declaration released on Thursday: BRASILIA DECLARATION 11th BRICS Summit Preamble 1. We, the Leaders of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the Republic of India, the …
    • SATURDAY FOOTBALL: Georgia visits Auburn in huge SEC showdown, undefeated Minnesota travels to Iowa, and Oklahoma faces undefeated Baylor 14 Nov 2019 23:25 We begin this week, a few days after the celebration of Veteran’s Day, with an active duty Iraq and Afghanistan War veteran, and a college football Director of Player Personnel, who has an affinity for walk-ons, and had the wisdom to give an “old guy” a …
    • REUTERS NEWS SCHEDULE AT 10 p.m. GMT/6 a.m. SGT 14 Nov 2019 22:38 Here are the top stories and upcoming coverage plans for Reuters text service as of 10 p.m. GMT/6 a.m. SGT. For a full schedule of news and events, go to our editorial calendar on Reuters Connect here GLOBAL EUROPE-MACRON-GEOPOLITICS/ On Russia and …
    • Parliamentary friendship group to South and South East Asia 14 Nov 2019 22:35 5 November 2019 Parliamentary friendship group to strengthen New Zealand’s relations in South and South East Asia Co-Chairs of the South and South East Asia Parliamentary Friendship Group, Greg O’Connor MP (Labour) and Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi MP (National), …
    • S Jaishankar at RNG Lecture: Not going to see change in Pakistan without holding feet to fire 14 Nov 2019 19:01 Foreign Minister S Jaishankar in conversation with C Raja Mohan, Contributing Editor, The Indian Express, and Director, Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore at the 4th RNG Lecture in New Delhi (Express Photo by Praveen Khanna) …
    • Not shifting away from Act East Policy: Jaishankar 14 Nov 2019 18:50 By IANS NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Thursday that India's decision not to join the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) does not indicate a shift away from its Act East Policy. Jaishankar, who was …
    • AMJ Ventures invests USD 2 mn in Alia Bhatt-backed fashion-tech start-up StyleCracker 14 Nov 2019 18:00 New Delhi, Nov 14 () Alia Bhatt-backed StyleCracker on Thursday said US-based investor AMJ Ventures has invested USD 2 million (about Rs 14 crore) into the company. The fashion-tech start-up will use the funds towards building out further capabilities in …
    • IAN Fund invests Rs 15 crore in e-scooter startup Zypp 14 Nov 2019 16:09 NEW DELHI: IAN Fund has invested in e-scooter startup Zypp. Incorporated in August 2017, the company has been strengthening last-mile mobility in India. In a statement, Akash Gupta – co-founder and CEO, Zypp (earlier Mobycy) said, “Through Zypp, we aim to …
    • India, China Agree to Hold Talks on Trade Deficit ASAP Days After Modi Opted Out of RCEP 14 Nov 2019 13:03 Business 15:28 14.11.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Within ten days of India withdrawing from the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), Indian and China have agreed that a high-level panel on the Indo-China trade deficit …
    • India Emerging as regional hub for Pilot Training 14 Nov 2019 11:14 New Delhi/Gurugram (Haryana) [India] Nov 14 (ANI/NewsVoir): India's aviation market is growing steadily and is expected to become the third largest in the world by 2024. This growth is creating a demand for trained pilots. FSTC (Flight …
    • No other PM has come close to Nehru's success 14 Nov 2019 10:49 'His contributions in setting up transparent precedents of governance are still basically intact despite the cynicism of several of his successors,' notes Jamini Bhagwati. Photograph: Homai Vyrawalla   Nehru was a towering figure in Indian politics …
    • Former Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick WILL run for 2020 Democratic nomination 14 Nov 2019 07:43 MICHAEL BENNET  Age on Inauguration Day 2021: 56 Entered race:  May 2, 2019 Career: Currently Colorado senator.  Educated at elite St. Albans preparatory school and was a Capitol Hill page before graduating Wesleyan and Yale Law School. Was law clerk and …
    • IDOT prioritizes I-270 bridge, Dupo interchange 14 Nov 2019 06:14 Illinois Department of Transportation has tagged the Interstate 270 bridge across the Mississippi River for major work and replacement. (Photo courtesy of IDOT) Projects on nearly every major regional traffic artery in Metro East are outlined in the …
    • Gear vendors panic over Vodafone Idea situation; Huawei, ZTE, Nokia exposure goes up with new wireline contracts 14 Nov 2019 05:43 NEW DELHI: Vodafone Idea’s network equipment vendors are in a panic over recovery of dues worth around Rs 8,000 crore from the company after the Vodafone Group said it had written down the value of the Indian telco to zero. Although Ericsson, Nokia, Huawei …
    • Climate change has become a health emergency 14 Nov 2019 02:36 Pediatricians in New Delhi, India, say children's lungs are no longer pink, but black.  Our warming planet is already impacting the health of the world's children and will shape the future of an entire generation if we fail to limit global warming …
    • Minister-diplomat Jaishankar will deliver RNG Lecture in Delhi today 13 Nov 2019 23:21 External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar (PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore) AT A time when India is negotiating its way through a dynamic geopolitical landscape — from the US to China and Pakistan to the Middle East — External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam …
    • 'India's unreciprocated 'One China Policy' needs to be reviewed' 13 Nov 2019 20:19 Amsterdam [Netherlands], Nov 13 (ANI): A European think-tank has said that New Delhi must review its `One China Policy' after Beijing's remark on India bifurcating Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories. "China's acrid statement on …
    • President Ilham Aliyev received newly appointed heads of executive authority of Shirvan City, Zardab District, and Surakhani, Yasamal and Khatai districts of Baku VIDEO 13 Nov 2019 19:09 Baku, November 12, AZERTAC President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Ilgar Abbasov on his appointment as head of Shirvan City Executive Authority, Mardan Jamalov on his appointment as head of Zardab District Executive Authority, …
    • AJK president thanks Erdogan for support on Kashmir 13 Nov 2019 17:02 AJK president regrets Europe and North America’s appeasement policy towards India. ISLAMABAD: Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) President Sardar Masood Khan has said that besides strong bilateral ties between Pakistan and Turkey, hearts of the people of the two …
    • Bharat Biotech launches anti-rabies vaccine ChiroRab, becomes largest rabies shot manufacturer 13 Nov 2019 08:26 Seven months after vaccine manufacturer Bharat Biotech acquired Chiron Behring vaccines Pvt Ltd from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), it launched ChiroRab, an anti-rabies vaccine, thereby becoming the largest rabies shot manufacturer in the world. Earlier marketed …
    • Death of a Caliph: The Islamic State in Khorasan Province After al-Baghdadi 13 Nov 2019 04:02 AdvertisementThe recent killing of the Islamic State’s (IS) caliph, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in Syria had sparked speculations in counterterrorism circles about the future course of the global jihadist terrorism movement. Despite the symbolic and high-profile …
    • Children's environmental concerns find voice at IIT Kharagpur's Young Innovators Program 2019 13 Nov 2019 03:30 KOLKATA: Greta Thunberg can take heart. The theme of 'Energy and Environment' received top billing at IIT Kharagpur's Young Innovators Program 2019, with a majority of the participating school students electing to find their own ways to combat …
    • India Takes a Dig at China In BRICS Summit on Non-Tariff Barriers 13 Nov 2019 03:12 Business 05:32 13.11.2019(updated 05:36 13.11.2019) Get short URL Sputnik (New Delhi): Indian Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal has raised concerns about non-tariff barriers a week after India pulled out of the China-led RCEP – a free trade agreement …
    • Facets and dynamics of Indo-US Strategic Relations 13 Nov 2019 00:38 Dr. Manoj Kumar Mishra 12 November 2019 Strategic relations between the US and India evolved steadily and were steered by multiple factors like size and population of India, impact of Indian soft power on American leaders and people, relative stability of …
    • ‘India should give more than it takes’ 13 Nov 2019 00:38 Mizanur Rahman Khan | Prothom Alo Nov 12, 2019     Shashi Tharoor is an Indian author. He is also a politician and a career diplomat. During the Congress-led UPA government rule (2004–2014), Tharoor served as the state minister for external affairs (2009– …
    • China rules the waves and waives the rule 12 Nov 2019 19:43 New Delhi [India], Nov 12 (ANI): China likes to assure neighbours and the rest of the world that it will never interfere with civilian freedom of navigation in the South China Sea. However, that hard-to-believe stance has been shown to be totally …
    • Singapore Airlines sees Vistara codeshare supplementing operations 12 Nov 2019 18:28 NEW DELHI : Vistara will be able to supplement the operations of Singapore Airlines Ltd through a recent codeshare pact with its promoter airline. The partnership will let Indian passengers to seamlessly fly to countries such as the US, Australia and New …
    • Iran VP warns of Daesh relocation to Afghanistan 12 Nov 2019 17:20 Iran's First Vice President Es'haq Jahangiri has warned that the Daesh Takfiri group may seek to transfer its terrorists to Afghanistan against the backdrop of its consecutive defeats in Iraq and Syria, urging the Afghan government to remain …
    • ASEAN leaders discuss global trade, multilateralism 12 Nov 2019 15:53 The 35th summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and related meetings are underway in Thailand’s capital of Bangkok, with a focus on multilateralism and connectivity. The Sunday session commenced with a speech by Thai Prime Minister …
    • The (Legal) Battle for Air Superiority 12 Nov 2019 14:01 AdvertisementSeparated at birth, India and Pakistan, blood brothers of the subcontinent, share a jagged border and a contentious history. In South Asia, the struggle for Kashmir has come to define their respective national identities and shape the …
    • Ogilvy Africa names Vikas Mehta it’s new CEO 12 Nov 2019 10:21 Business News of Tuesday, 12 November 2019 Source: ogilvy.com.gh 2019-11-12 Vikas Mehta is the new CEO Ogilvy Africa has named Vikas Mehta as its new Chief Executive Officer. He takes over from Mathieu Plassard who is moving to Ogilvy South Africa in a new …
    • 3 killed as truck rams into car in Delhi 12 Nov 2019 02:46 3 killed as truck rams into car in Delhi Three men were mowed down while one got injured after a speeding truck rammed into a car in South East Delhi, police said on Monday. Police said they received information at around 11 pm on Sunday regarding the …
    • Bangladesh: Sub: Depression over south-east Bangladesh & adjoining south Tripura weakened into a Low pressure area over southern parts of Tripura and neighbourhood, TIME OF ISSUE: 1100 HOURS IST DATED: 11.11.2019 11 Nov 2019 19:13 India Meteorological Department Earth System Science Organisation (Ministry of Earth Sciences) BULLETIN NO.: 48 (BOB/04/2019) The Depression over south-east Bangladesh & adjoining south Tripura moved slightly east-northeastwards, weakened into …
    • 3 Killed, 1 Injured As Truck Crashes Into Car In Delhi's Okhla 11 Nov 2019 18:58 Police has charged the driver for rash driving and causing death by negligence (Representational) Three men were mowed down while one got injured after a speeding truck rammed into a taxi in Okhla Phase-I in South East Delhi, police said on Monday. Police …
    • UAE's Masdar invests $150 million in Hero Future Energies 11 Nov 2019 09:38 New Delhi: In what will rank among the largest deals in the India’s clean energy space, United Arab Emirates’ Masdar (Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company) has acquired around 20% stake in Munjal family-promoted Hero Future Energies Pvt. Ltd for $150 million. …
    • Saugata Gupta, Vipin Sondhi join Ashok Leyland board of directors 11 Nov 2019 08:56 New Delhi, Nov 11 () Hinduja flagship firm Ashok Leyland on Monday said Marico MD and CEO Saugata Gupta and outgoing JCB India MD and CEO Vipin Sondhi have been appointed as directors to its board. The board of directors of the company, at a meeting held …
    • Girl suspected to be suffering from dengue dies at Delhi hospital 11 Nov 2019 06:38 Image Source : PTI Girl suspected to be suffering from dengue dies at Delhi hospital A 16-year-old Delhi girl, suspected to be suffering from dengue, has died here, officials and hospital sources said on Sunday. A resident of East Kidwai Nagar housing …
    • 16-Year-Old Suspected To Be Suffering From Dengue Dies In Delhi: Report 10 Nov 2019 21:41 It has not been confirmed if her death was due to dengue, an official said. (Representational) New Delhi: A 16-year-old girl, suspected to be suffering from dengue, has died in Delhi, officials and hospital sources said on Sunday. A resident of East Kidwai …
    • Assam govt launches project to transform Inland Water Transport 10 Nov 2019 16:11 GUWAHATI: Government of Assam launched a project for transformation of the Inland Water Transport (IWT) system on the National Waterways in the state of Assam. The project will develop an efficient river transport system which would be safe, secure and …
    • Out of My Mind | Dilli Chhodo: Time for a new Capital 10 Nov 2019 00:21 Although Delhi air later changed from ‘deathly’ to ‘poor’, the viability of Delhi as a habitat needs to be questioned. I wish the contract to renovate the surroundings of the Raisina Hills, with Parliament, the North and South Blocks, had not been awarded …
    • Ayodhya Verdict: As police fan out, Aman Committees scan WhatsApp to keep peace intact 09 Nov 2019 21:06 Policemen deployed at Jama Masjid, Saturday. (Express Photo) Shahnawaz Shehzada (42) spent Friday night and all of Saturday scrolling through WhatsApp groups and forwarding a message he received from the Darya Ganj police, warning people not to share or …
    • Manager of OYO hotel where 15-yr-old shooter was electrocuted arrested 09 Nov 2019 20:40 The victim, Priyanshu Kumar, died on Oct 13 at the hotel in Pul Prahladpur Delhi OYO death, Delhi OYO shooter death, OYO room death Delhi, Delhi OYO room owner arrested, Delhi news, City news, Indian Express Close to a month after a 15-year-old national- …
    • India after RCEP deal opt-out: Challenges and way forward 09 Nov 2019 18:16 Is India’s last-minute decision to not join the RCEP (Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership) trade bloc a tactical retreat? A bluff on the high stakes table of transnational trade to eke out greater concessions from other nations, as former Niti …
    • Jakarta aims to revive economy with new measures to boost exports 09 Nov 2019 04:19 Indonesia's Trade Minister Agus Suparmanto (second from left) and on his right Deputy Trade Minister Jerry Sambuaga during a media briefing on Indonesia's plans to boost its exports to revive economic growth.PHOTO: LINDA YULISMAN Indonesia's …
    • Air quality remains ‘very poor’, govt. cracks whip on officials 09 Nov 2019 01:44 The air quality of the Capital remained ‘very poor’ on Friday and is expected to remain in the same category on Saturday. Delhi Chief Secretary Vijay Dev has ordered officials of different agencies to take action to control local sources of pollution …