• PM Modi invites Dutch NRIs to contribute to development of India
    The Hague [The Netherlands], June 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday invited the Non Resident Indians (NRIs) living in The Netherlands to contribute to the development of India.

  • Faraskhana blast case: Maha ATS says all five accused dead
    Pune (Maharsahtra) , June 27 : The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Tuesday filed a final report in connection of Faraskhana blast case to Additional session judge in Pune.

  • India, Netherlands call for targeting 'terror masterminds' not only 'foot soldiers'
    The Hague [The Netherlands], June 27 : In an indirect reference to Pakistan, India and the Netherlands have said that the fight against the terrorism should also target the 'masterminds' and not only the 'foot soldiers'.

  • NCERT books informative but less activity oriented: Manish Sisodia
    New Delhi , June 27 : Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday said the National Council Of Educational Research And Training (NCERT) textbooks focus heavily on information and are less activity oriented, and thus require a lot of revision over its content.

  • PM Modi discusses Centre's reform initiatives with Dutch CEOs
    The Hague [The Netherlands], June 27 : After meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met with the Dutch CEOs and spoke about reform initiatives of Government of India over the last 3 years.

  • 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' trailer is daring and bold
    New Delhi , June 27 : The much-awaited trailer of the controversial 'lady-oriented' movie 'Lipstick Under My Burkha' is out.

  • Meira Kumar responds to Sushma Swaraj's allegations
    New Delhi June 27 : Opposition's Presidential candidate Meira Kumar on Tuesday stated that the charge of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj about her functioning as Lok Sabha Speaker is completely wrong.

  • NHRC issues notice to MP Govt. over deaths due to lack of oxygen
    Indore (Madhya Pradesh) , June 27 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance in the deaths of 11 patients, including two children at Maharaja Yashwantrao (MY) Hospital here, after the oxygen supply mysteriously snapped for around 15 minutes on June 21st.

  • 'Hawa Hawa' from 'Mubarakan' to be out on June 29
    New Delhi , June 27 : The makers of 'Mubarakan' are all set to treat the audiences with the second track from the film.

  • Preparations for second phase of local election completed: Nepal's Election Commission
    Kathmandu [Nepal], June 27 : The Election Commission of Nepal has completed its preparations for second phase local election scheduled to be held on June 28.

  • Pak banks sent funds to UAE to finance 9/11, 26/11 attacks
    London [United Kingdom], June 27 : Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE's) recent decision to suspend ties with Qatar over its perceived support for terrorist elements and for not cutting off ties with Iran appears to have taken a fresh twist.

  • Tapp Me's on demand service model in expansion mode
    New Delhi , June 27 : Tapp Me, a Gurugram-based start-up offering hassle-free day-to-day repair and maintenance services for homes and offices, has taken an initiative of creating job opportunities for local technicians in the emerging smart cities of India. After an extensive market research, a model has been developed providing these local technicians regular earnings by working on a profit sharing basis with Tapp Me.

  • i2iFunding emerges as first P2P lending player
    New Delhi , June 27 : The Indian P2P lending industry is in the nascent stage of development.

  • Muzaffarnagar cow slaughter case: Three arrested, police assures action
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , June 27 : After a police party was attacked in Muzaffarnagar by locals when they were conducting a raid based on information of cow slaughter, Additional Director General of Police, Law and Order Aditya Mishra on Tuesday stated that action will be taken against the names registered in this case.

  • brings on board Minissha Lamba as celebrity pro for Poker
    New Delhi , June 27 : Poker website Adda52.comhas signed Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba as its first celebrity professional poker player in India.

  • 1993 Mumbai serial blasts: Prosecution seeks death penalty for convict Feroz Khan
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , June 27 : The prosecution on Tuesday argued that convict Feroz Khan should be given the death penalty for his role in the 1993 Mumbai blasts.

  • Delhi Golf Course 'racial discrimination' case: Centre steps in, assures action
    New Delhi , June 27 : Expressing disappointment on the recent Delhi Golf Club controversy where a Khasi governess was allegedly denied entry, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday said it is a clear case of racial discrimination and added that appropriate action will be taken in the matter.

  • Pushpanjali Realms and Infratech sets IPO at fixed price of Rs.55 per equity share
    Mumbai , June 27 : Pushpanjali Realms and Infratech Limited, which is engaged in real estate development in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, is entering the capital market with its initial public offering. The issue, which will open on June 27, 2017 and will close on June 30, 2017.

  • Sarthak Verma, Parveen Bhalla crowned 'Bollywood Mr and Miss India 2017'
    New Delhi , June 27 : Studio 19 Films organised first of its kind Bollywood pageant, "Bollywood Mr. and Miss India 2017" on June 24 at Crown Plaza, Rohini, New Delhi.

  • JBT Scam: Ajay Chautala moves Delhi HC seeking parole
    New Delhi , June 27 : Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader Ajay Chautala on Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court against the Delhi Government's decision of rejecting his parole, which he had asked for in order to prepare for his exam and attend a wedding.

  • Amitabh Bachchan finds 'Thugs of Hindostan' 'rough and tough'
    New Delhi , June 27 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is currently shooting for highly anticipated 'Thugs of Hindostan', says the film is rough and tough!

  • FICCI welcomes TCS relaxation under GST, says will boost e-commerce
    New Delhi , June 27 : The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has welcomed Finance Ministry's decision to delay the enforcement of tax collection and tax deduction at source under the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

  • SAP India, Govt to empower MSMEs with next-gen technology
    New Delhi June 27 : Commemorating International day for MSMEs, SAP India on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises to jointly launch Bharat ERP - an exclusive programme to empower MSMEs with next-gen technology to fuel their digital journey.

  • Mulayam meets jailed Gayatri Prajapati, asserts 'false campaign' being done
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , June 27 : Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Tuesday met rape accused and former minister Gayatri Prajapati at the Lucknow District Jail.

  • Pakistan says will continue to extend support to separatists in Kashmir
    Islamabad [Pakistan], June 27 : A day after the United States declared Hizbul Mujahideen militant Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist, Pakistan has said it would continue to extend political, diplomatic and moral support to Kashmiri separatists for what it called their struggle for their right to self-determination and for the peaceful settlement of the Kashmir dispute as per the UN Security Council resolutions.

  • RBI advises banks to allocate higher provisioning for 12 stressed accounts
    New Delhi , June 27 : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday issued an advisory letter to banks asking them to incorporate additional provisioning on the 12 loan accounts to be referred to the NCLT (National Company Law Tribunal) under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), reports Moneycontrol.

  • Vishal Sinha appointed as CEO, CWT India
    New Delhi , June 27 : Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) on Tuesday appointed Vishal Sinha as the new CEO of CWT India, and will be based in the firm's head office in Gurgaon.

  • Gulberg massacre: Gujarat HC grants bail to VHP leader Atul Vaidya
    Gandhinagar (Gujarat) , June 27 : The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday granted bail to convicted Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Atul Vaidya in connection with the Gulberg Society massacre case.

  • DG BSF assures tight security, medical assistance to Amarnath Yatra pilgrims
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , June 27 : With the Amarnath Yatra all set to begin from June 29, the Director General (DG) Border Security Force (BSF) KK Sharma on Tuesday assured that all security measures have been taken and the Yatra will pass off peacefully.

  • Delhi HC asks why should Delhites suffer Dengue, Chikungunya, if MCD can't clear garbage
    New Delhi , June 27 : The Delhi High Court on Tuesday heard several petitions seeking action taken by the Delhi government and civic authorities to stop the spread of dengue and chikungunya

  • Jittery Pakistan accuses U.S. of speaking India's tone
    Islamabad [Pakistan], June. 27 : With the Donald Trump Administration blacklisting Hizbul Chief Syed Salahuddin, as a 'Specially Designated Global Terrorist' for his atrocities in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan has accused the United States of singing to India's tune.

  • British Sikh couple takes legal action after denied permission to adopt white baby
    London [U.K.], June 27 : British Sikh couple Sandeep and Reena Mander have filed a legal case claiming they were advised by an adoption agency not to apply because of their "cultural heritage".

  • Arvind Panagariya calls for 'optimism' ahead of historic GST rollout
    New Delhi , June 27 : NITI Aayog's vice chairman Arvind Panagariya on Tuesday asserted that large proportion of traders have already registered in Goods and Service Tax (GST) and appealed for optimism.

  • Murder case registered in Byculla Jail inmate death
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) June 27 : Mumbai police has registered a murder case in connection with the death of a woman inmate in Byculla Jail.

  • Ryan Reynolds celebrates Day 1 of 'Deadpool 2' shooting
    New Delhi , June 27 : Filming for 'Deadpool 2', the highly anticipated sequel to the 2016 Marvel anti-hero hit, has finally begun!

  • In Tamil Nadu we discuss other things than Rajinikanth: Kasturi
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , June 27 : Actress Kasturi, who was trolled recently by fans of superstar Rajinikanth for her comments about the latter entering politics, has stated that the national media is only focusing on the actor when Tamil Nadu has so many more present problems that need to be discussed.

  • 'Dialogue' with Pakistan, separatists is solution to Kashmir issue: Spiritual Guru Sri M
    New Delhi , June 27 : Andhra Pradesh-based spiritual guru Sri M has requested the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate a dialogue with all stake holders, including separatists and Pakistan to end the violence in Jammu and Kashmir.

  • Rajnath Singh chairs security review meeting on Amarnath Yatra
    New Delhi , June 27 : Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday chaired a security review meeting in the wake of the forthcoming Amarnath Yatra here, which will commence from June 29.

  • Vijender Singh to fight China's Zulpikar Maimaitiali on August 5
    Mumbai , June 27 : IOS Boxing promotions has announced Asia's Biggest showdown between India and China on August 5 at NSCI Dome, Mumbai.

  • J-K Cop lynching: Activist returns award, says 'Talibanisation' happening in society
    New Delhi , June 27 : Condemning the brutal lynching of Jammu and Kashmir Police (JKP), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Mohammed Ayub Pandith by a mob, Human Rights Activist Shabnam Hashmi returned her award National Minority Rights Award saying the spreading 'Talibanisation' in society is a matter of concern.

  • India, Netherlands ink MoU on water cooperation
    The Hague [The Netherlands], June 27 : India and The Netherlands on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) on water cooperation and an agreement on Amending Social Security Arrangement.

  • Delhi Golf Course case: Meghalaya CM calls on MHA to take cognizance
    New Delhi , June 27 : Condemning the recent Delhi Golf Club incident where a Khasi governess was allegedly denied entry, Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Tuesday said he will write to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) urging to take e cognisance of the incident and direct the Delhi Police to register a Suo Moto case.

  • Dutch PM lauds India's commitment to renewable energy, Paris Climate Agreement
    The Hague [The Netherlands], June 27 : Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has lauded India for its commitment to renewable energy and the Paris Climate Agreement.

  • Yogi Government a 'curse' for the UP society: Samajwadi Party
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , June 27 : With Yogi Adityanath completing 100 days in office as the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, the Samajwadi Party on Tuesday branded the Yogi Government as a curse for the society.

  • Ravi Shastri to apply for India's head coach post
    New Delhi , June 27 : Former cricketer Ravi Shastri will be applying for the post of Indian cricket team's head coach.

  • PM Modi thanks Netherlands for helping India get MTCR membership
    The Hague [The Netherlands], June 27 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday thanked The Netherlands for helping India get membership of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) last year.

  • Look forward to welcoming Ivanka Trump in India: PM Modi
    Washington D.C. [U.S.], June. 27 : US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump has thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for inviting her to lead the U.S. delegation to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India.

  • Mayawati rains on Yogi's '100 days in UP Govt.' parade
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , June 27 : Downplaying the celebrations by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on completing 100 days of state government, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Tuesday asserted that the former hasn't been able to achieve much in 100 days especially in areas concerning crime.

  • CSA welcomes ICC's new Constitution and Financial Model
    Johannesburg [South Africa], June 27 : Cricket South Africa (CSA) has welcomed the widespread and significant changes made to the constitution of the International Cricket Council (ICC) as well as the revised financial model for all member countries.

  • UP: Mother-daughter abducted, gang raped
    Sambhal (Uttar Pradesh) , June 27 : A woman and her daughter were abducted from the Bareilly Railway Station and gang raped in Uttar Pradesh's Ginnaur area.

  • Prison riot: Indrani Mukerjea moves special CBI court claiming assault
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , June 27 : Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea's lawyer filed an application in the special Central Bureau Investigation (CBI) Court in Mumbai, claiming that she has been assaulted by Byculla jail authorities.

  • Adda52 announces release of Adda52 Rummy for Android
    New Delhi , June 27 : Adda52 Rummy on Tuesday announced the launch of its highly anticipated mobile app, Adda52 Rummy for Android versions 4.4 ("KitKat") and above.

  • Bumrah rises to second spot in T20I rankings
    Dubai [UAE], June 27 : India's death overs specialist Jasprit Bumrah has risen to the second spot in the latest ICC T20I Rankings for bowlers.

  • Seoul: NEC's facial recognition system installed at Lotte World Tower
    Seoul [Japan], June 27 : NEC Corporation on Tuesday announced that it has provided a facial recognition system to Seoul Sky, an observatory in Lotte World Tower, a 123-floor, 555-meter high skyscraper.

  • China asks Indian troops to withdraw along Sikkim section of border
    Beijing [China], June 27 : China on Tuesday asked Indian border troops, who were alleged to have crossed the Indo-China border along Sikkim region, to withdraw and safeguard peace and tranquillity in the area.

  • "Jealous" Congress disappointed over accomplishments of India under PM Modi: Venkaiah Naidu
    New Delhi , June 27 : After the Congress Party dubbed the India-United States joint statement as "disappointing" and believed that nothing will come out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's U.S visit, Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said it is "sheer jealousy and guilt" of the grand old party that it is deliberately refusing to see and believe the significant outcomes of this visit.

  • Conserving pandas can boost biodiversity, fight climate change
    Washington D.C. [USA], June 27 : Panda is not an adorable animal, but a study has found that conserving them can also boost biodiversity and fight climate change.

  • BCCI forms seven-member committee for implementation of Lodha reforms
    New Delhi , June 27 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday constituted a seven-member committee to see how the Supreme Court appointed-Lodha Panel recommendations are implemented by the board in the best possible and swiftest manner.

  • How CollegeDunia's reviews are changing the face of education industry
    New Delhi , June 27 : With the recent increase in student intake by almost all the colleges, an unusual trend has been observed by CollegeDunia, one of the largest college aggregator portals that colleges with better reviews on their portal are witnessing an increase in their application rates while those with poor reviews are actually facing scrutiny in terms of admission trends.

  • JIT to interrogate Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz in Panama case
    Islamabad [Pakistan], June 27 : The Pakistan Supreme Court-appointed Joint Investigation Team (JIT), which is probing the Panama Papers case, has summoned Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz to appear before it for questioning for the first time.