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  • 'Ra.One' animator Charu Khandal passes away at 32
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : Shah Rukh Khan-starrer 'Ra.One' might have been criticized as a film overall, but saw some excellent animation in it and won a National Award for 'Best Special Effects,' in 2012.

  • Priyanka Chopra takes the flight to attend People's Choice Awards in LA
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : As soon as Priyanka Chopra overcame the minor accident, she met with, on the sets of her TV show 'Quantico,' the global icon has pulled up her socks and got back to form.

  • Akhilesh's Cycle SYMBOL has just two wheels 'Gundaraj'and 'Dangaraaj':BSP
    Delhi, Jan. 18 : The Bahujan Samaj Party(BSP) is confident that Mayawati will win this year's assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh..

  • Iran and India have largely converging interest in stability and prosperity: Vice President
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari has said that in the world of tomorrow, they (Iran and India) would need to use the tools of modernity - economic, technological and political - creatively and they have a largely converging interest in an area of stability and prosperity.

  • Australian Open: Sania commences journey with victory
    Melbourne, Jan 18 : Indian Tennis star Sania Mirza has commneced her Australian Open journey with a win.

  • Infosys Chandigarh was recognized as 'Cashless Campus' by Chandigarh administration
    Chandigarh, Jan 18 : In an attempt to encourage cashless transaction in Chandigarh, the UT administration recently organized a 'Digi Dhan Mela' here.

  • Security beefed up in Assam following terror threat
    Guwahati, Jan 18 : Assam police beefed up security across the state following the intelligence bureau input of probable terror attack ahead of Republic day celebration.

  • Jolly LL.B 2 makers release video of Akshay Kumar's first visit to Banaras
    Mumbai, Jan 18 : The makers of Jolly LL.B 2 have released a making video of Akshay Kumar's first visit to Banaras.

  • Teaser poster of Commando 2 released
    Mumbai, Jan 18 : The teaser poster of upcoming Bollywood movie Commando 2 has been released.

  • Indus Net Technologies, E-Cube Energy come together for efficient management of energy data consumption
    Kolkata, Jan 18 : Indus Net Technologies, an IT Service Company, and E-Cube Energy, a Kolkata-based energy data analytics solutions provider have set up a joint venture company, EnergyTech Ventures with a vision of helping economies double Energy/Resource Productivity.

  • After Sonowal's convoy stopped in traffic snarls, Assam govt decides to open 2nd Saraighat bridge on Jan 28
    Guwahati, Jan 18 : : While the speed of the Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal's convoy was stoped in the traffic snarls in the two lane Saraighat bridge over the Brahmaputra river on Tuesday evening, the state government on Wednesday decided to open the second Saraighat bridge in this month.

  • Running Shaadi.com to release globally on Feb 17
    Mumbai, Jan 18 : Reliance Entertainment has decided to release upcoming Hindi movie Running Shaadi.com globally on Feb 17.

  • Cabinet approves the exclusion of States from the investments of National Small Savings Fund from Apr 1, 2016
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval to exclude State Governments States or UTs (with Legislature) except Arunachal Pradesh, Delhi, Kerala and Madhya Pradesh from National Small Savings Fund (NSSF) investments from Apr 1,.2016.

  • Vaidehi Chaudhuri blank 4th seed from Thailand, Manchaya Sawangkaew to enter Q/F
    Kolkata, Jan 18 : India's Vaidehi Chaudhuri blanked 4th seed from Thailand, Manchaya Sawangkaew to enter the quarter finals of the Girls Singles draw of the ongoing DKS ITF JUNIORS 2017, been held at the red clay courts of the Dakshin Kalikata Sansad.

  • Red Hat brings the 'Power' of open source to Sri Lanka
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : Red Hat, a provider of open source solutions, hosted a half-day technology event in Colombo at Hotel Cinnamon Lakeside on Wednesday. Under the theme of 'Power of Participation', the event discussed how enterprises can transform and innovate by learning, networking, and collaborating via open source technology.

  • Tamil Nadu CM Panneerselvam to meet PM Modi urging ordinance for revocation of Jallikattu ban
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Jan. 18 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Wednesday decided to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to urge him to promulgate an ordinance to lift the ban on bull taming sport, Jallikattu.

  • Rashtrapati bhawan ,Mughal Gardens to remain closed from January 21 to 28
    Delhi, Jan. 18 : The Rashtrapati Bhawan and the Mughal Gardens would remain closed for public viewing from January 21 to January 28 due to rehearsals for the forthcoming Republic Day Parade/Beating Retreat ceremony and the address by the President, Pranab Mukherjee to both Houses of Parliament.

  • Cabinet approves Listing of Government owned General Insurance Companies at the stock exchanges
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its 'in principle' approval for listing the following five Government owned General Insurance Companies in the stock exchanges. These are - The New India Assurance Company Ltd., United India Insurance Company Ltd., Oriental Insurance Company Ltd., National Insurance Company Ltd. and General Insurance Corporation of India.

  • Encouraging response to regional connectivity scheme UDAN, AAI received 45 proposals
    New Delhi , Jan.18 : The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has received an encouraging response to for the civil aviation ministry's regional connectivity scheme UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik).

  • Vijay, Surya support the protest against ban on Jallikattu
    Chennai , Jan. 18 : Tollywood stars Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Surya have weighed in to the ongoing protest against the ban on Jallikattu.

  • Gold pieces worth Rs. 26.96 lakh seized at IGI
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : A team of customs officials on Wednesday seized 938 grams of gold in 118 small pieces with a market value of Rs. 26.96 lakh from two passengers at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport.

  • Congress demands RBI Governor's resignation
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : The Congress Party on Wednesday demanded RBI Governor Urjit Patel's resignation and asked the government to normalise currency withdrawal limits.

  • BJP vice-president Jayprakash Majumdar sent to three days police custody
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , Jan. 18 : West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) vice-president Jay Prakash Majumdar who was arrested for allegedly taking money from job seekers has been sent to three days police custody.

  • Parliamentary committee criticizes RBI Governor for inability to answer questions on demonetization
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : Members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance on Wednesday criticized Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel for his inability to answer queries related to demonetisation.

  • Will Congress be fourth time lucky in Manipur polls?
    New Delhi , Jan.18 : India's northeastern state of Manipur is all set to go for assembly polls in March 2017. With a total of 60 Assembly seats, Manipur is considered a political bastion of the Congress, as it will be completing a third consecutive term under Mr. Ibobi Singh, and will hope for a fourth consecutive term in office.

  • Cabinet apprises of the MoU between the ISRO and the JAXA for cooperation in the field of outer space
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed on November 11, 2016 at Tokyo, Japan between the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) for cooperation in the field of outer space.

  • Cabinet approves establishment of Indian Agricultural Research Institute in Jharkhand
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : The Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave its approval for the 12th Plan Proposal of the DARE/ICAR Plan Scheme for the establishment of Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) in Jharkhand.

  • RBI gherao : Police detain 100 Assam Congress workers
    Guwahati, Jan 18 : : Police on Wednesday detained over 100 Congress workers of Assam, including Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) president and Rajya Sabha MP Ripun Bora, while the Congress workers demonstrated in front of the Reserve Bank of India office in Guwahati as part of its nationwide RBI gherao programme protest against the Centre's demonetisation.

  • Cabinet approves MoU between India and Vietnam In the field of cyber security
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given ex-post facto approval to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Vietnam in the field of Cyber Security.

  • Cabinet approves India's membership in the International Vaccine Institute (IVI), South Korea
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval to the proposal for India's taking full membership of the International Vaccine Institute (IVI) Governing Council.

  • IT detects excess reporting of old currency by certain Cooperative Banks
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : The Income Tax Department, on Wednesday, detected excess reporting of the now defunct Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 notes to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), by certain Cooperative Banks.

  • Click and add some joy to your kitchen!
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : Shopping for your kitchen will now be even easier, as all the products are just a click away!

  • Tata Motors announces launch of 'Lifestyle Vehicle' Hexa
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : Tata Motors on Wednesday announced the commercial launch of its 'lifestyle vehicle' - Hexa, a power-packed and feature loaded vehicle for those who have an active and dynamic lifestyle.

  • Subhash Chandra Bose is perhaps the most emotive issue to Indian political arena: President
    Kolkata, Jan 18 : President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the 60th anniversary celebrations of Netaji Research Bureau and also unveiled the refurbished 'Wanderer' car in which Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose had escaped from house-arrest on 16-17, January, 1941, at Kolkata to reach Gomoh on 18th January, 1941 - an incident that triggered the series of historic and electrifying events related to the last phase of India's freedom struggle.

  • Diplomatic Adviser to the French President calls on Prime Minister Narendra Modi
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : Jacques Audibert, Diplomatic Adviser to the French President, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday.

  • Andy Murray advances to Australian Open third round
    Melbourne, Jan 18 : UK Tennis star Andy Murray has advanced to the third round of the Australian Open by beating Russian Andrey Rublev.

  • Andy Murray advances to Australian Open third round
    Melbourne, Jan 18 : UK Tennis star Andy Murray has advanced to the third round of the Australian Open by beating Russian Andrey Rublev.

  • President urges students to attain education alongwith tolerance, determination and honesty
    Jhalda, Purulia, West Bengal, Jan 18 : President Pranab Mukherjee urged the students to uplift, upgrade and maintain the values of our civilization through the attainment of education.

  • Assam govt to encourage ties with NASSCOM, Japan Council for Start-up, Stand-up initiatives
    Guwahati, Jan 18 : NASSCOM, Japan Council Chief Yukio Takeyari on Wednesday called on Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal in the latter's office chamber in Assam Secretariat and expressed the organisation's keen interests to tie up with Assam in Government's Start-up, Stand-up initiatives for conclusive and mutual growth of both the geographical entities.

  • India sees large rise in cybercrime: ASSOCHAM-PwC study
    New delhi, Jan 18 : Cyber security incidents are seeing a rise in India, with a total of 39,730 incidents reported in the first 10 months of 2016, as against 44,679 and 49,455 observed during the years 2014 and 2015 respectively, a recent ASSOCHAM-PwC joint study said on Wednesday.

  • Boris Johnson calls on Prime Minister Modi
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : Boris Johnson, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of UK, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Wednesday.

  • Dangal earns Rs. 372 crores so far
    Mumbai, Jan 18 : Bollywood movie Dangal, featuring actor Aamir Khan, has earned little over Rs. 372 crores so far.

  • Group of students from Sikkim call on MoS (Home) Kiren Rijiju
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : A group of school children from North Sikkim called on Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju here on Wednesday.

  • Cabinet approves MoU between India and the United Arab Emirates on the Mutual Recognition of Certificates of Competency
    New delhi, Jan 18 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and the United Arab Emirates on the Mutual Recognition of Certificates of Competency.

  • Jallikattu: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister to meet PM Modi tomorrow
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : Amid protests in Tamil Nadu over the Jallikattu festival, state Chief Minister O.Panneerselvam has decided to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the issue on Thursday.

  • India needs to cut the diplomatic ties with Pakistan :says Shiv Sena
    Mumbai,Jan.18: The Shiv Sena On Wednesday called on the Indian government to seriously consider snapping diplomatic ties with Pakistan following reports that suggested anti-India elements being behind last year's train derailment.

  • GIGABYTE demonstrates its latest unique gaming products and systems
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : GIGABYTE India recently organised a special event to give professionals a chance to see its latest unique gaming products and systems. These systems are designed to pack a punch, delivering full gaming MB,CPU,RGB Fusion, Smart Fan 5, in one equally powerful machine in the category.

  • Kanpur train tragedy probe still on, will comment after clear picture emerges :Manoj Sinnha
    Delhi, Jan. 18 : Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinnha on Wednesday said a probe of the train derailment in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh is still on, and he would comment on it only after a clear picture emerges.

  • Cabinet approves amendment in Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for amendment in the Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme (M-SIPS) to further incentivize investments in Electronic Sector and moving towards the goal of 'Net Zero imports' in electronics by 2020.

  • Nehwal, Jayaram off to winning start in Malaysia Masters
    Sarawak [Malaysia], Jan.18 : Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal produced a rich vein of form as she kicked off her campaign at the Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament with a crushing straight games victory over Thailand's Chasinee Korepap here on Wednesday.

  • Difficult for China, Pak to change their approach towards India: Security experts
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : Retorting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mention of India's relations with China and Pakistan, security and defence experts on Wednesday said the reference made by the former with regard to New Delhi's ties with the two nations was positive but added it is difficult for them to leave their old approach.

  • SYL Canal row: SC asks states to file replies by Feb. 15
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked both the Haryana and Punjab government to file their replies on the Sutlej Yamuna Link Canal row within three weeks. The next hearing will be held on February 15.

  • Jallikattu row: Centre appeals to students, political parties to keep anti-social elements at bay
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Jan. 18 : Union Minister for Road Transport and Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan on Wednesday appealed to students and political parties to keep anti-social elements at bay while protesting over the issue of the banning of the traditional practice of Jallikattu.

  • Government. wants to make India 'electronic-manufacturing hub': Ravi Shankar Prasad
    New Delhi , Jan. 18 : Highlighting the number of international mobile manufacturing and component manufacturing companies that have entered into the Indian market, Union Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday said the government intends to make India an electronic-manufacturing hub.

  • Investors positive on India in long-term despite some short-term disruption, say global experts at India Investment Conference
    New Delhi , Jan 18 : CFA Society India hosted the 7th India Investment Conference on 13 January, 2017 at the Taj Lands End, Mumbai. The theme for this year's conference was 'Searching for Alpha in a Divergent World'. Nearly 500 investment management professionals attended the conference, which focused on the challenges faced by the Indian investment management industry.

  • Cabinet approves repealing of obsolete, redundant laws
    New Delhi (India), Jan. 18 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for introduction of the Repealing and Amending Bill, 2017 to repeal 105 Acts.

  • Hafeez quashes talks he is after permanent ODI captaincy
    Karachi [Pakistan], Jan.18 : Pakistan all-rounder and stand-in skipper Mohammad Hafeez has rubbished speculation surrounding that he is running to take over captaincy from Azhar Ali in ODI format on a permanent basis.

  • JD (U) for better coordination between central, state agencies post Kanpur train mishap
    Patna (Bihar) , Jan 18 : With the Bihar Police claiming that Pakistan's ISI may be behind the Kanpur train mishap, the Janata Dal (United) on Wednesday called for better coordination between the central and state intelligence agencies.

  • HC issues notice to Bihar government over traffic closure for human chain event
    Patna, Jan 18 (TheBihar Post/IBNS): The Patna High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the state government asking it to explain why all the National Highways and State Highways should be closed for human chain on Jan 21.

  • Cabinet apprised of the MoU between ISRO and JAXA
    New Delhi, Jan 18 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been apprised of theMemorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed on Nov 11, 2016 at Tokyo, Japan between the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) for cooperation in the field of outer space.