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  • Rabri Devi hits out at Sushil Modi's allegations, demands resignation
    Patna (Bihar) , August 21 : Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's wife Rabri Devi on Monday hit out at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi stating that the resignation from their respective posts is mandatory for further investigation on the Bhagalpur Srijan scam.

  • Intex Technologies hires Rumpa Roy as Head of Business Excellence
    New Delhi , Aug 21 : In line with the company's continued efforts to strengthen and professionalize its management for achieving accelerated growth and business excellence, Intex Technologies, one of the leading consumer electronics major, has appointed Rumpa Roy as Head of Business Excellence.

  • 'He was a remarkable artist': Martin Scorsese remembers Jerry Lewis
    Los Angeles [USA], August 21 : Veteran Hollywood director Martin Scorsese, who directed the 1983 movie 'The King of Comedy,' which starred late comedian Jerry Lewis, feels that Lewis was a great artist but more importantly he was a remarkable man.

  • CPL 2017: Jamaica Tallawahs replace Imad Wasim with Mahmudullah
    Barbados [West Indies], Aug 21 : Bangladesh batsman Mahmudullah, who has been left out of the Test side for the two-match series against Australia, has been roped in by Jamaica Tallawahs for the remainder of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

  • BJP trying to protect bomb blast cases accused: Digvijaya Singh
    New Delhi , August 21 : With the Supreme Court granting bail to 2008 Malegaon blast accused Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Monday said that it was expected as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government is trying to protect all the accused connected with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in the bomb blast cases.

  • Politicos who disrespect National Song should be denied voting rights: Shiv Sena
    Panaji (Goa) , August 21 : The Shiv Sena on Monday said that each and every elected representative should be denied of the voting rights if they refuse to stand up when the National Song, Vande Mataram, is played in the House.

  • Chhattisgarh CM orders probe after three children die in Raipur hospital due to lack of oxygen supply
    Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , August 21 : Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday ordered a probe into the death of three children in Raipur's Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Memorial Hospital due to lack of oxygen supply.

  • Umar Akmal's comeback chances slim post Arthur outburst: Aamir Sohail
    Karachi [Pakistan], Aug 21 : Former Pakistan Test opener Aamir Sohail believes Umar Akmal's chances of making a comeback into the national side have been greatly diminished after his allegations against head coach Mickey Arthur.

  • Clashes at Pak court as lawyers attempt to break into Chief Justice's courtroom
    Lahore [Pakistan], August 21 : Clashes erupted at the Lahore High Court (LHC) after enraged lawyers attempted to break a security cordon and enter LHC Chief Justice Mansoor Ali Shah's courtroom where he was heading a full bench hearing against Sher Zaman Qureshi, the head of the bar association of the LHC Multan bench.

  • Chhattisgarh: Woman delivers baby at playground as primary health center remains shut
    Jashpur (Chhattisgarh) , August 21 : A pregnant woman gave birth to a child at a playground on Monday as the Primary Health Center in the Ghughri village of Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district was shut when she reached there for institutional delivery.

  • Protests in Hong Kong over jailing of pro-democracy leaders
    Victoria [Hong Kong], August 21 : Thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against the jailing of three young democracy activists for their involvement in the 2014 'Umbrella Movement.'

  • IndiGo refutes reports of spurt in cancellation of daily flights
    New Delhi , August 20 : National Carrier IndiGo on Sunday refuted the reports of spurt in cancellation of its daily flights, saying that the 'misleading' information is being spread by its competitors to malign its image.

  • Get high on unlimited Kababs, Mughlai cuisine with 'The Great Kabab Factory'
    New Delhi , Aug 21 : Are you amongst those who leave no stone un-turned when it comes to flavours? Specially when it comes to Mughlai cuisine?

  • Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan's convoy crushes three to death
    Supaul (Bihar) , August 21 : Supaul's MP and Congress spokesperson Ranjeet Ranjan's convoy crushed three people to death on Monday.

  • Meet 'Judwaa 2's Alishka and Samara in new motion poster
    New Delhi , August 21 : Just like their fans, the stars of 'Judwaa 2'- the second installment of the hit Salman Khan starrer 'Judwaa'- are eagerly excited about their upcoming flick.

  • Delhi High Court terminates services of probationary judicial officer
    New Delhi , August 21 : Judicial Magistrate Nitesh Gupta, son of Meghalaya High Court sitting judge, on Monday was terminated from his services by the Delhi High Court.

  • Supreme Court grants bail to 2008 Malegaon blast accused Lt. Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit
    New Delhi , August 21 : The Supreme Court on Monday set aside the Bombay High Court earlier order and granted bail to 2008 Malegaon blast accused Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit.

  • AFPA Guide Offers Advice for Starting a New Career in the Health and Wellness Industry
    SHIP BOTTOM, N.J., Aug. 21, 2017 : American Fitness Professionals and Associates (AFPA), the industry leader in providing health, fitness, and nutrition certification programs to world-class professionals, today announced it is publishing a guide to help people considering a job move into the fitness industry.

  • Goodman achieves strong performance for FY17 with operating profit of USD 776.0 million up 8.6pc on FY16
    SYDNEY, Aug. 21, 2017 : Goodman Group (Goodman or Group) today announced its results for the full year ended 30 June 2017, delivering an operating profit of USD 776.0 million, up 8.6pc on FY16 and operating earnings per share (EPS) of 43.1 cents, up 7.5pc on FY16.

  • 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer Named Best of Show at the 67th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance
    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Aug. 21, 2017 : Just a week ago, Bruce R. McCaw's 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer emerged from the restoration shop of Steve Babinsky in Lebanon, New Jersey. Today, having crossed the country, the boattailed beauty captured the top prize at the prestigious 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.

  • IBC SOLAR Signs Contract With SECI Over 20 MW Solar Plant in India
    MUMBAI, August 21, 2017: IBC SOLAR shall own and develop a large-scale project in Odisha

  • Critical Debt Levels of Chinese Property Developers Threaten Domestic Financial Stability and Global Growth
    SINGAPORE, Aug. 21, 2017 : A report on China's residential real estate market released by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) indicates that debt levels among mainland Chinese residential property developers have accumulated to new historic levels since the onset of the Global Financial Crisis.

  • Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of Korea (MOF) promoted laver snacks under the brand name K-FISH at BEERFEST ASIA 2017
    SEJONG CITY, South Korea, Aug. 21, 2017 : From August 17-20th, Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of Korea (MOF) participated in renowned BEERFEST ASIA 2017 (the Asia's largest beer festival) held in Singapore at Marina Bay Cruise Centre followed by Qingdao Beer Festival last year. MOF promoted laver snacks under the brand name K-FISH at BEERFEST ASIA 2017.

  • The Real Face Studio brings Hollywood style photography to its customers
    SHANGHAI, Aug. 20, 2017 : "To be a super star" is often a dream for many individuals. Now, surprisingly, this dream can come true.

  • ESMLab to Receive Investment from KDDI
    SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 21, 2017 : ESMLab successfully attracted investment from KDDI, one of Japan's three largest mobile telecommunications companies.

  • Universa Expects to Raise Over USD 100 Million in the Upcoming ICO
    MOSCOW, August 21, 2017 : At the Crypto Bazar forum, with holds its focus on developing and regulating the crypto-currency market in Russia, the creator of the Universa platform Alexander Borodich, who is the former top manager of the largest Russian IT company Mail.ru Group and now the head of the Venture Club venture fund, announced the plan to attract over USD 100 million during the new ICO.

  • Jerry Lewis, Longtime MDA National Chairman, Telethon Star and Humanitarian, Dies
    CHICAGO, Aug. 20, 2017 : The Muscular Dystrophy Association is deeply saddened by the death of beloved comedian, performer, humanitarian and former MDA telethon star and national chairman Jerry Lewis. The comic film legend, who led the fight against muscular dystrophy and related neuromuscular diseases for more than 50 years, died today in Las Vegas. He was 91.

  • Wamberg Genomic Advisors Launched to Provide Easy Access to Affordable Genomic Testing
    LA JOLLA, Calif., Aug. 20, 2017 : Tom Wamberg, one of the nation's foremost experts on employee benefits and insurance, today announced the formation of Wamberg Genomic Advisors (WGA). WGA advises employers, employee benefit brokers, and life insurance companies, enabling them to create programs that provide employees and policyholders with easy access to affordable genomic tests.

  • Giving elite athletes a 'gutsy' edge
    Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 : According to a recent study, the secret to an athlete's success lies in the phrase "no guts, no glory."

  • Kriti, Bhumi, Tapsee, Dia bring glamour on stage on Day 5 of LFW
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , August 21 : Bollywood beauties Kriti Sanon, Bhumi Pednekar, Tapsee Pannu, Aditi Rao Hydari, Dia Mirza glided down the runway with elan at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/ Festive 2017 on Day five.

  • Beware of those trying to control people through religion: Javed Akhtar
    Pune (Maharashtra), August 21 : Noted lyricist Javed Akhtar, who is known for speaking his heart out in important matters, has again voiced out his opinion on those who try to rule people using religion as a shield.

  • Aamir Khan urges countrymen to help Bihar flood victims
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , August 21 : Bollywood star Aamir Khan has appealed to the people to help Bihar flood victims by contributing to the government's relief fund.

  • Rajnath Singh confident of peaceful resolution of Indo-China deadlock over Doklam
    New Delhi , August 21 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday expressed confidence that the ongoing tiff between India and China over the tri-junction area of the Doklam sector near Bhutan will be resolved soon, and peace will be restored between the two neighbours.

  • Saeed's political outfit Milli Muslim League announces creation of Islamic State in Pakistan
    Washington [U.S.A.], August 21 :Milli Muslim League President Saifullah Khalid has announced plans for the creation of an Islamic State in Pakistan and clearly stated that Hafiz Saeed will play a major role in the party.

  • Terrorism, climate change need to be addressed on 'mission mode': Piyush Goyal
    New Delhi , August 21 : Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal on Monday said terrorism and climate change are the two areas that we all need to address on mission mode.

  • Seven kidnapped policemen rescued in Pakistan after search operation
    Dera Ghazi Khan [Pakistan], Aug 21 : Seven policemen were rescued in a successful police operation on Monday after they had been kidnapped from Rajanpur's Rojhan tehsil on Sunday.

  • President Kovind presents colours to Ladakh Scouts regiment
    Leh (Ladakh) , Aug.21 : President Ram Nath Kovind presented The President's Colours to Ladakh Scouts Regimental Centre and all five battalions of the regiment here on Monday.

  • Senior lawyer Ujjwal Nikam cites 'possible reasons' for SC granting bail to Lt. Colonel Purohit
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , August 21 : After the Supreme Court granted bail to 2008 Malegaon blast accused Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit, Senior lawyer Ujjwal Nikam on Monday said either the trial court couldn't frame charges against him or the two conflicting decisions taken by two different agencies helped his case.

  • Matt LeBlanc recalls turning down key role in 'Modern Family'
    Washington D.C. [USA], August 21 : It seems like Joey Tribbiani of 'F.R.I.E.N.D.S.' could have given Dunphy kids a lesson about Pizzas.

  • Sydney lecturer apologizes for showing wrong map of Arunachal Pradesh
    Brisbane [Australia], August 21 : Amid the Doklam standoff, an IT lecturer at the University of Sydney has been forced to apologise to Chinese students for using a world map showing Arunachal Pradesh, Aksai Chin and Ladakh as part of India.

  • Protests in Hong Kong over jailing of pro-democracy leaders
    Victoria [Hong Kong], August 21 : Thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday to protest against the jailing of three young democracy activists for their involvement in the 2014 'Umbrella Movement.'

  • Rose Byrne expecting second child with husband Bobby Cannavale
    Washington D.C. [USA], August 21 : Baby No. 2 is on board for Hollywood actress Rose Byrne and husband Bobby Cannavale.

  • China could pay high price for pursuing CPEC ambitions in Pakistan, says editorial
    Brussels [Belgium], Aug.21 : Recent kidnappings, drive-by shootings and bomb attacks in Balochistan and in other parts of Pakistan have led a concerned China into believing that it might have to pay a high price for prioritizing the development of the Gwadar deep-sea port, located 300 miles west of Karachi, as part of its ambitious desire to gain commercial and naval influence further west.

  • Nepal PM Deuba on four-day visit to India from August 23
    Kathmandu [Nepal], August 21 : Sher Bahadur Deuba, the Prime Minister of Nepal, accompanied by his spouse Arzu Deuba, will be on a state visit to India from 23-27 August 2017 at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • 'Annabelle: Creation' is a winner at Indian Box-Office
    New Delhi , August 21 : The evil doll has taken Indian box-office by storm.

  • Bale strikes as Madrid begin La Liga defence with 3-0 win over Deportivo
    London [U.K.], August 21 : Gareth Bale struck a goal before assisting another as Real Madrid kicked off their La Liga defence with a comfortable 3-0 win over Deportivo La Coruna at the Estadio Riazor on Monday.

  • Srijan scam: One of 13 accused dies of cancer in hospital
    Bhagalpur (Bihar) , August 21 : One of the arrested accused in Bhagalpur Srijan scam case, Mahesh Mandal, has died of cancer in a hospital on Monday.

  • Gujarat Congress MLAs to meet Rahul, Sonia Gandhi today
    New Delhi , August 21 : All 43 MLAs of Gujarat Congress will meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi in Delhi today.

  • Call of Duty Documentary 'CODumentary' Releasing Worldwide by Devolver Digital Films September 19th, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas, August 21, 2017 : Feature-length documentation of a video game's meteoric rise to global blockbuster status to release on major Digital platforms worldwide and DVD/Blu-Ray formats

  • India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) Sets up its First Overseas Office in Taipei
    BANGALORE, August 21, 2017 : Launch of Taipei office to boost investments in ESDM sector in India

  • Scoot spreads its wings into new markets with Worldpay
    HONG KONG and SYDNEY, Aug. 21, 2017 : Scoot Tigerair Pte. Ltd. (Scoot), the low-cost airline indirect subsidiary of Singapore Airlines Limited (SIA), has selected Worldpay as its exclusive payments provider. On the 25th July 2017 Scoot Pte. Ltd. and Tiger Airways Singapore Pte. Ltd. amalgamated to become one entity under the name Scoot Tigerair Pte. Ltd.

  • Foreign Investment Speeds up Expansion in Changchun
    CHANGCHUN, Jilin, Aug. 21, 2017 : During the five days from Aug. 15 to 19, executives of 40 companies from nearly ten countries and regions including the United States, Japan, France and Hong Kong arrived in China's northeastern city of Changchun to seek investment opportunities.

  • Playground safety awareness: five measures and five tips
    HONG KONG, Aug. 21, 2017 : The Changhua County government takes child safety seriously. To improve playground safety, the county government has launched the "Hi Five for Playground Safety: Having Fun and Staying Safe" campaign.

  • TL Plastic Surgery Explains Thread Lifting LAFiT, Surgery Focused On Improving Cheek Drooping and Nasolabial Fold
    SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 21, 2017 : Among Korean plastic surgery types, lifting procedure is steadily popular and various treatment methods are introduced.

  • KBZ Bank partners with VMware to drive digitalization for business success
    YANGON, Myanmar, Aug. 21, 2017 : Kanbawza Bank (KBZ Bank), Myanmar's largest private bank, today announced a partnership with VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, in a move to virtualize its data center and meet the business demands of Myanmar's growing digital economy.

  • Universa Expects to Raise Over USD 100 Million in the Upcoming ICO
    MOSCOW, August 21, 2017 : At the Crypto Bazar forum, with holds its focus on developing and regulating the crypto-currency market in Russia, the creator of the Universa platform Alexander Borodich, who is the former top manager of the largest Russian IT company Mail.ru Group and now the head of the Venture Club venture fund, announced the plan to attract over USD 100 million during the new ICO.

  • Crystal River Cruises Christens Crystal Bach In Germany
    RÜDESHEIM, Germany, Aug. 20, 2017 : Crystal River Cruises, the World's Most Luxurious River Cruise Line, christened Crystal Bach, the first of its four new build "Rhine Class" river ships, on Sunday, August 20 in Rudesheim, Germany.

  • Hotel Grand Pacific workers vote to strike if necessary
    VICTORIA, Aug. 20, 2017 : Members of Unifor Local 114 working for the Hotel Grand Pacific have voted to strike if the employer refuses to bargain a fair deal by September 1 when the current contract expires.

  • Weekend Box Office Worldwide Results of August 20, 2017
    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2017 : comScore today announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of August 20, 2017, as compiled by the company's theatrical measurement services.

  • Giving elite athletes a 'gutsy' edge
    Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 : According to a recent study, the secret to an athlete's success lies in the phrase "no guts, no glory."