Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Mar. 30 : Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak who arrived yesterday in India, met Tamil Nadu Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhavan here on Thursday.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Proving herself to be one of the finest actress of industry, ravishing Raveena Tandon is back again on the silver screen with a revenge thriller, 'Maatr' based on a strong-willed mother, who is out to get justice for death of her daughter.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : The Centre on Thursday granted Z-plus security to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
Kolkata, Mar 30 : A day after the rally organised by Left Front over Narada issue, women leaders of Trinamool Congress hit the streets to protest against opposition's effort to mislead people against their party, according to media reports on Thursday.
Kolkata, Mar 30 : In the Anyang City and New Town City Co-operation Seminar in Kolkata on Thursday, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Indian Chamber of Commerce and Anyang Chamber of Commerce & Industry, South Korea.
Mirik, Mar 30 : With few months to go for the Municipal elections in four districts of North Bengal, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee attacked Gorkhaland Territorial Administration (GTA) for not doing any work since its formation, according to media reports on Thursday.
Guwahati, Mar 30 : The Doon School, India's pre-eminent boarding school, has announced its Residential 'Summer @ Doon Leadership Programme', which will be held from June 3-17.
Meerut (Utter Pradesh) , Mar. 30 : Following the Vande Mataram row that took place earlier this week, Samajwadi Party (SP) corporator Afzal on Thursday asserted that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) corporators and mayor forced them to sing the song.
New Delhi , Mar.30 : Steve Smith has emphasized that there are no issues between him and former Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who was replaced by the Australian as captain of the Rising Pune Supergiant for the tenth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), beginning April 5.
Kolkata, Mar 30 : Hours after a massive fire broke out at a hotel in Kolkata's Ho Chi Min Sarani area that claimed at least two lives, police on Thursday evening arrested an official and a senior staffer of the hotel for violating fire safety guidelines and negligence in rescuing people when the incident took place, police officials said.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday advised the users of Pre-paid Payment Instruments (PPIs), including mobile and electronic wallets that only non-bank entities authorised by RBI under the Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007 (the Act) can issue PPI wallets for purchase of goods and services from third parties and money transfer within India.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan on Thursday said he would have been arrested he had made such a comparison between Namaz and Surya Namaskar.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Senior lawyer and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member H.S. Phoolka on Thursday wrote to the Bar Council seeking special permission to continue as counsel for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims on a pro bono basis.
New Delhi , Mar.30 : The Delhi Karnataka Sangha organization, represented by its president, Vasanth Shetty Bellare, and the Embassy of Kazakhstan in India, jointly hosted a concert here as part of the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Kazakhstan and India.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : Adding special value and innovation to their existing product line up, India Yamaha Motor Pvt. Ltd. has announced the new variants of its range of motorcycles and scooters.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Patiala House Court Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Sumit Dass on Thursday asked nine students to appear before the court and record their consent or refusal to undergo lie detector tests in connection with the Najeeb Ahmed missing case.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : Carpet Export Promotion Council organized the 33rd Edition of India Carpet Expo from 27th to 30th March 2017 at Hall nos. 11, 12 and 12A Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, with an aim to promote the Cultural Heritage and showcase the weaving skills of Indian hand-knotted carpet artisans amongst the overseas hand-knotted carpet buyers.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : Controversial Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mukhtar Ansari on Thursday accused Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Manoj Sinha for conspiring his murder.
New Delhi , Mar.30 : Tata Motors hase come out with an all new sub four metre sedan, Tigor, targeted at a younger car buyer.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Backing party MP Ravindra Gaikwad following his dispute with an Air India employee, the Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Thursday dubbed the national carrier a 'mafia goon' over their decision to ban Gaikwad.
Mahoba (Uttar Pradesh), Mar. 30 : Uttar Pradesh Health Minsiter Siddharth Nath Singh on Thursday said that if there is any conspiracy behind the derailment of the Delhi bound Jabalpur-Mahakaushal Express, the state government would order an investigation into it.
New Delhi , Mar.30 : Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) on Thursday welcomed the new addition in the team, England all-rounder Ben Stokes, by handing over him the official team jersey in the presence of team owner Sanjiv Goenka alongside their dynamic new captain Steve Smith and spirited middle order batsman Ajinkya Rahane.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Mar. 30 : Maharashtra Parliamentary Affairs Minister Girish Bapat on Thursday warned Hospitals and stent suppliers that non-bailable cases would be registered against them if they were found to be overcharging patients.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Union Minister of State for Aviation Jayant Sinha on Thursday said the government will provide Rs. 2.05 billion as financial support to boost airline travel between smaller cities.
Thane (Mumbai), Mar. 30 : Mumbai Civil Hospital doctors on Thursday staged a protest in Thane against attacks two doctors yesterday.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : A Delhi Court on Thursday expressed displeasure over absence of sedition charges in the Action Taken Report (ATR) filed by the Delhi Police in the Ramjas College incident.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said it is important to identify the stone pelters in Budgam and prosecute them on charges of terrorism.
New Delhi, Mar 30 : Five people have died of heat stroke in Maharashtra as 40-plus temperatures scorching the state are feared to be precursors to a heat wave.
Kolkata, Mar 29 : The West Bengal State Akademi of Dance Drama Music and Visual Arts, Rabindra Bharati University, in association with the Sangeet Natak Akademi North-East Centre, Guwahati and theJawaharlal Nehru Manipur Dance Academy (JNMDA), Imphal, presented Porvottar Dhara - a festival focussing on the performing arts of north-eastern India - at the Jorasanko Thakurbari, Kolkata from Mar 25 to 28.
Mumbai, Mar 30 : The Indian market closed on positive note on Thursday, with BSe Sensex up 115.99 points at 29,647.42 and NSE Nifty up 29.95 points at 9,173.75.
Sagar (Madhya Pradesh) , March 30 : Madhya Pradesh minister Vijay Shah on Thursday urged that Sanskrit should be made the state language, adding that the 'dev-bhasha' should be taught in schools from class one onwards.
Lahore (Pakistan) , Mar. 30 : Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan on Thursday said that the board is mulling to take a legal action against the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for failing to play a scheduled India-Pakistan bilateral series.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Rajiv Kumar Chander on Thursday has been appointed as Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations Offices in Geneva.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 30 : After meeting Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the meat traders on Thursday extended their support to the state government's view in the matter and seconded the move of banning illegal slaughterhouses.
Bangalore, Mar 30 : Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services, on Thursday announced that it has achieved Cloud Elite status in the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN).
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Guwahati, Mar 30 : A long term vision holds key for India-Japan Partnership towards economic development in North Eastern Region and the success of Act East Policy, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said while delivering the key note address in the workshop on India-Japan Partnership for Economic Development in North Eastern Region of India at Kaziranga on Wednesday evening.
Guwahati, Mar 30 : At least four women were killed and seven others injured while a vehicle they were travelling skidded off from the road and fell into a roadside gorge in Lower Assam's Dhubri district on Thursday morning.
Kolkata/Murshidabad, Mar 30 : At least six persons were hurt as local leaders-activists of Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Congress clashed with each other over a local issue at Berhampore Municipality office in West Bengal's Murshidabad district on Thursday, local media reports said.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Looks like the trailer of 'Spider-Man Homecoming' has made Shah Rukh Khan's tiny tot really excited.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday condemned the violence against three Nigerian nationals in Uttar Pradesh, stating it was "unacceptable" and assured that it is committed to ensuring the safety and security of foreigners in India.
Jammu and Kashmir , Mar. 30 : Two candidates from Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were elected unopposed to the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : Dubbing the practice of triple talaq as unconstitutional, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi on Thursday said the respective divorce is not in accord with right to life and dignity.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : Axis Bank, India's third largest private sector bank, has announced a strategic partnership with Wells Fargo and Company to offer seamless remittance facility to their NRI customers from The United States of America (USA). USA is one of the key corridors to receive remittances to India, which contributes to more than 30 percent of total remittance volume to India.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : After wooing the fans with the track 'Maana ke hum yaar nahi' from 'Meri Pyaari Bindu,' the makers now have revealed the first poster of the film.
Jammu and Kashmir , Mar. 30 : Taking a small step towards eradicating corruption in the state machinery, the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti led coalition government of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday initiated an enquiry against Ishtiaq Hussain Drabu, Managing Director of Jammu and Kashmir Handicrafts Corporation, under the civil services rules, 1956.
New Delhi , Mar.30 : Participating in a seminar on Central Asia post the Cold War, Kazakhstan's Ambassador Bulat Sarsenbayev drew particular attention to Kazakhstan's domestic and foreign policies as well as its political, economic and cultural achievements.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its order on banning off liquor vends on state and national highways.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Expressing displeasure over being ill-treated at the airport for sharing the same surname as that of Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Sunil Gaikwad on Thursday dubbed it as harassment and questioned if it was a crime to have Gaikwad as his last name.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 30 : Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Hriday Narayan Dikshit took charge as the Speaker of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Thursday.
New Delhi , Mar.30 : Union Minister Of State for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman told Shimla Member Parliament Virender Kashyap that a Committee of Secretaries under the Chairmanship of NITI Aayog has been constituted for formulating new industrial policy for hill states like Himachal Pradesh , Uttrakhand and Jammu and Kashmir.
Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar.30 : The Civil Aviation Training College (CATC) in Allahabad is gearing up to host the finale of Smart India Hackathon 2017 on April 1 and 2.
New Delhi , Mar.30 : The Airports Authority of India (AAI),the implementing agency, will issue Letter of Awards for 27 proposals received under RCS-UDAN. Key features of the proposals awarded by AAI include:
New Delhi , Mar.30 : Vinod Rai, the head of the BCCI Committee of Administrators (COA), on Thursday confirmed that Rajiv Shukla will continue to serve as the Chairman of Indian Premier League's (IPL) governing council.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Supreme Court on Thursday referred the triple talaq issue to a Constitution bench, which will hear the matter on May 11.
New Delhi , Mar 30 : Credit rating agency ICRA expects cement demand growth, which has been significantly impacted post demonetisation, to recover to around four to five percent during FY2018, driven by a pick-up in the infrastructure segment, mostly road and irrigation projects and the housing segment.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : While condemning the recent incidents of violence in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister of State for Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Dr. Jitendra Singh on Thursday accused the separatists for instigating the youth in the Valley.
New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Following the crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses in Uttar Pradesh, the Aligarh Muslim University's students union has written to the vice chancellor complaining meat going missing from the mess menu.
New Delhi, Mar 30 : : Backed by the dominant BJP and allied party members in the Lok Sabha, Parliament on Thursday approved the Finance Bill 2017 after the lower house rejected five amendments by the Rajya Sabha with regard to curbing more powers to taxmen and a cap on donation by companies to political parties.
New Delhi, Mar 30 : : A five-judge constitution bench will sit on May 11 during the summer vacation to hear the triple talaq case to take a decision on the legality of the long-practised tradition in the Muslim community that allows a husband to get instant divorce from wife by saying "talaq" three times, Chief Justice J S Khehar on Thursday said.