• Google launches Knowledge Graph in Bengali language
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : In an attempt to assist Bengali speakers discover new information quickly, Google on Wednesday announced the introduction of Knowledge Graph in Bengali language on Google Search.

  • Priority to get rid of ISI bases in India, Bangladesh: PM Hasina's political advisor
    Dhaka [Bangladesh], Mar. 30 : As Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to pay a four-day state visit to India from April 7, her political advisor, Hossain Toufique Imam on Thursday while commenting on the possible defence agreement said the priority of both the countries is first to get rid of Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) bases, adding that it will be a landmark visit.

  • Triple Talaq victim urges Adityanath to abolish Islamic practice of dissolving marriage
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : With Supreme Court geared up to adjudicate upon the legal aspects of Triple Talaq, a woman has urged Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to abolish the Islamic practice to dissolve the marriage.

  • MSEI to organise mock trading sessions on April 1
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India Limited (MSEI), the third national level stock exchange is all set to conduct a mock trading session in equity, equity derivatives and currency derivatives segments on April 1, 2017.

  • U-17 WC: FIFA Commercial Affiliates pledge full support for India 2017
    Zurich, Mar 30 : FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 conducted a workshop for the Commercial Affiliates of the tournament, an official release stated.

  • PM Modi pays tribute to Indian freedom-fighter Shyamji Krishna Varma on death anniversary
    New Delhi, Mar 30 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid homage to late Indian freedom fighter Shyamji Krishna Varma, on the latter's death anniversary.

  • Kolkata: Hotel fire leaves 2 dead, 31 evacuated safely
    Kolkata, Mar 30 : At least two people died in a fire tragedy in a hotel on Thursday, in Kolkata's Ho Chi Minh area, reports said.

  • Software-based system can help determine cause of stroke
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : Determining the cause of an ischemic stroke is critical to prevent a second one and now, a new software-based system has offered hope.

  • TVF's CEO booked for molestation
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) Mar. 30 : Following the molestation case filed against 'The Viral Fever' CEO Arunabh Kumar, investigating inspector Padmakar Devre from Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) on Thursday said that the case has been registered under Sections 354 A and 509 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

  • Kolkata: Two dead as fire breaks out in hotel
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , Mar. 30 : At least two persons were killed in a fire that broke out at a hotel in Kolkata's Ho Chi Minh Sarani in early morning hours on Thursday.

  • Cops on 'anti-Romeo drive' harass brother-sister, demand bribe
    Rampur (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 30 : Launched to ensure women safety, the anti-Romeo drive in Uttar Pradesh is ending up harassing youngsters.

  • Mahakaushal express derailment: Adityanath directs Siddharth Nath Singh to oversee rescue operation
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 30 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed state Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh to visit the site of Mahakaushal express derailment and oversee the rescue and relief operations there.

  • Anurag Basu's 'Jagga Jasoos' delayed, AGAIN?
    New Delhi , Mar.30 : Fans will have to wait a little longer for one of the most awaited releases of the year, 'Jagga Jasoos,' as it seems to be moving towards another delay.

  • Adityanath drawing similarity between Surya Namaskar , Namaz is appreciable: Muslim clerics
    New Delhi/Lucknow Mar. 30 : Supporting Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's statement on Surya Namaskar being similar as Namaz, Jamaat-E-Hind president Maulana Suhaib Qasmi on Thursday said every religion guides towards preaching peace and this statement will help the nation unite.

  • Common sanitisation practices for lettuce may not be sufficient
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : You may want to keep your plate devoid of romaine lettuce as a recent study has suggested that common sanitisation practises may not remove all the bacteria present from the crisp veggie.

  • U.S. honours its heroes on National Vietnam War Veterans Day
    Washington D.C. (U.S), Mar. 29 : America has honoured its heroes on the first-ever National Vietnam War Veterans Day.

  • Reusable carbon nanotubes, the next-gen water filter?
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : A new class of carbon nanotubes may soon become the next-generation clean-up crew for toxic sludge and contaminated water, a new study suggested.

  • Severe heat conditions continue to prevail in several parts of country
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Severe heat conditions continued in several parts of the country and parts of Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana and Punjab are reeling under intense heat.

  • India announces IIT entrance test for Lankan students
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Indian Government has decided to hold Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2017 at D. S. Senanayake College, Colombo on May 21 for admission of meritorious Sri Lankan students for the academic session 2017-18, High Commission of India, Colombo announced.

  • Delhi HC must probe police involvement in 1984 anti-Sikh riots: KTS Tulsi
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Hailing the Delhi High Court for ordering a retrial of five 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases, senior advocate KTS Tulsi on Thursday alleged that the investigation was not completed as policemen were involved in the case.

  • 55-carat Indian gem to be auctioned in London
    London [UK], Mar. 30 : A 55-carat Indian gem, a ruby-red spinel , will be auctioned at Sotheby's Arts of the Islamic World sale in London on April 26 .

  • AIT urges Centre to inquire India's tricolour replacement at Attari-Wagah border
    Amritsar (Punjab) , Mar. 30 : The Amritsar Improvement Trust (AIT), which is responsible for the upkeep of the tricolor at the Attari-Wagah border, has urged the Centre to conduct an inquiry after the government was forced to replace the 350 feet flag which was torn apart due to high speed winds.

  • Turkey announces end of Operation Euphrates Shield in Syria
    Ankara [Turkey], Mar. 30 : Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced the end of Turkish-led Operation Euphrates Shield, which began in August last year to eliminate the Daesh presence in northern Syria.

  • Shiv Sena hails 'revolutionary' Finance Bill
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Supporting the passage of Goods and Services tax (GST) supplementary bills in the Lower House, The Shiv Sena on Thursday called it a 'revolutionary bill'

  • Russia probe: 20 people to be questioned in Senate Intelligence Committee's first hearing
    Washington D. C. [USA], Mar. 30 : The Senate Intelligence Committee has asked 20 people to be questioned in its investigation of Russian interference in last year's presidential election.

  • Terrorists supplied across border to disrupt tranquility in Kashmir: BJP
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that the recent militants attack at a police station in south Kashmir's Kulgam depicts that supply of terrorists from across the border is continuing to disrupt the tranquility in the valley.

  • 12 killed, 3 injured in Texas church bus crash
    New York [USA], Mar. 30 : At least 12 people were killed and three others injured in a head-on crash Wednesday between a church bus and pick-up truck in southwest Texas.

  • Dawn leaks' inquiry report will be made public: Ishaq Dar
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 30 : Pakistani Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has said the Dawn leaks' inquiry report will be published, unlike findings of other commissions in the past.

  • Pak repatriates Indian after seven months in captivity
    Amritsar (Punjab) , Mar. 30 : An Indian national from Jammu and Kashmir who had inadvertently crossed over to Pakistan has been repatriated to India, seven months after he was captured by the Pakistani officials.

  • I am already world no. 1: Nehwal replies to Carolina Marin
    New Delhi , Mar.30 : Responding to Carolina Marin's statement where she said that she wouldn't let Saina Nehwal become the world number one, the Indian ace shuttler has said that she has already been on that position and her priority right now is to win tournaments.

  • Soon, durable and potentially antibacterial nail colouring
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : Forget mirror manicure, soon you will be able to paint your nails with real silver, platinum and gold for healthier fingertips.

  • Targeting hunger's complex chemistry for obesity drugs
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : A team of scientists is taking a new tack that could finally yield promising obesity treatments.

  • Meerut Municipal Corporation keeps corporators out for not singing 'Vande Mataram'
    Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) Mar. 30 : The Meerut Municipal Corporation has prohibited its member from attending a meeting as they refused to sing 'Vande Mataram'.

  • US President Trump thanks veterans on National Vietnam War Veterans Day
    Washington, Mar 30 : Signing a new order, S. 305 into law, US President Donald Trump thanks veterans on the first ever National Vietnam War Veterans Day.

  • U-17 WC: FIFA Commercial Affiliates pledge full support for India 2017
    Zurich, Mar 30 : FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 conducted a workshop for the Commercial Affiliates of the tournament, an official release stated.

  • PM Modi greets people of Rajasthan on state foundation day
    New Delhi, Mar 30 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the people of Rajasthan on their state foundation day.

  • Federal judge in Hawaii extends order blocking Trump's travel ban
    Honulolu (Hawaii), Mar. 30 : A federal judge in Hawaii has extended the order of the revised travel ban executive order.

  • Cloudatix, Mediaguru launch 'Startup Accelerator Program and Internet College'
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Cloudatix Biz India Ventures Pvt. Ltd, a young research startup emerging as a Smart City Solutions provider and Mediaguru, a global media services company that specialises in the entire life cycle of digital asset management services, digitisation and monetisation, launched 'Startup Accelerator Program and Internet College', focused on mentoring startups with well-designed programs that can help them succeed in their ventures.

  • Illegal slaughter houses closed down in Ranchi
    Ranchi (Jharkhand) , Mar. 30 : Many illegal slaughter houses were closed down in Ranchi on Thursday as the 72 hours ultimatum ended today.

  • Cast of 'Judwaa 2' upbeat to take movie franchise forward
    New Delhi , Mar.30 : Ever since 'Judwaa 2' was announced, the movie has been creating quite a buzz among the moviegoers.

  • Slaughterhouse ban woes: Meat shop owners forced to sell tea
    Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 30 : As the abattoirs in Uttar Pradesh are on indefinite strike under the Yogi Adityanath Government, the meat shop owners are coerced to sell tea now.

  • Virtual reality therapy puts pain to rest in hospitalized patients
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : Pain of the hospitalized patients can be eased by immersing them in a virtual reality world, according a recent study.

  • New terrifying 'IT' trailer is here to give you nightmares
    New Delhi , Mar.30 : 'Clown' Pennywise is here and he is ready to prey on your fears.

  • Now, tracing chemicals from fast-food wrappers in body possible
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : A team of researchers has come up with a technique that has made tracing hazardous chemicals from fast-food wrappers in the body possible.

  • 12 injured in Mahakaushal express derailment
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : As many as 12 people were injured after eight coaches of a Delhi bound Jabalpur-Mahakaushal express derailed near Kulapahar in Mahoba on Thursday.

  • Soon, we'll be watching videos from NASA's next-gen Orion in ultra-HD
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : Astronauts may soon be able to communicate faster to and from space as NASA's advanced laser communications system called LEMNOS has brought speedy connections closer to the reality.

  • Jaitley to move Finance Bill in Lok Sabha for consideration of Rajya Sabha amendments
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will move Finance Bill 2017, in Lok Sabha for consideration of Rajya Sabha amendments.

  • Expert lauds the passing of Mental Healthcare Bill in LS
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Expressing her delight over the passing of Mental Healthcare bill in the Lok Sabha, a therapist thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the elected representatives for taking an initiative for people who are struggling with mental issue.

  • Amish raises excitement with 'Fan Art Cover Contest' for 'Sita - Warrior of Mithila'
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Renowned author Amish Tripathi has often used unconventional ways to engage his readers and fans during the process of bringing his new book out to them.

  • BJP dubs 'sangharsh yatra' as 'drama politics'
    Bangaluru (Karnataka) , Mar. 30 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday dubbed the 'sangharsh yatra', which is being led by Indian National Congress (INC) and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in Maharashtra, as 'drama politics'.

  • One country, one tax has become reality: Centre on GST
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Centre has termed the approval of four supplementary bills related to the Goods and Service Tax (GST) in the Lok Sabha as historic and stated that the passage of the bills would bring India under 'one country, one tax' regime.

  • UP: Eight coaches of Mahakaushal express train derail, eight injured
    Mahoba (Maharashtra) , Mar. 30 : At least eight people suffered injuries on Thursday after eight coaches of Delhi bound Jabalpur-Mahakaushal express derailed near Uttar Pradesh's Mahoba railway station.

  • 'Fair to Assume' Russia is supporting Taliban in Afghanistan: U.S. General
    New York [USA], Mar. 30 : A top U.S. general has said it's fair to assume that Russia is providing support to the Taliban in Afghanistan.

  • GST will benefit all, says Oscar Fernandes
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : Going against the party line, which expressed displeasure over the passage of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, Congress leader Oscar Fernandes on Thursday supported the Centre's move and said that the country would be benefitted under the new tax regime.

  • Too early to make observation on GST: CPI
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : After Finance Minister Arun Jaitley claimed that Goods and Services tax (GST) will not have any inflationary impact, The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Thursday said that it is oo early to make such an observation as nobody is clear of the consequences and the outcome of the unknown terrain.

  • SC to hear pleas against ban of liquor shops along highways today
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Supreme Court will on Thursday hear a batch of petitions seeking modification of its December 2016 order banning liquor outlets within 500 metres of state and national highways across the country.

  • Taj Mansingh Hotel auction: SC to hear plea today
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Supreme Court will today continue the hearing in connection with the plea of Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) against the Delhi High court order allowing the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) to auction the Taj Mansingh Hotel, located in the Lutyen's zone.

  • SC to hear various petitions on triple talaq today
    New Delhi , Mar. 30 : The Supreme Court will on Thursday hear various petition on the Constitutional legitimacy of triple talaq and polygamy in the Muslim community.

  • Ivanka Trump to become official White House employee
    Washington D. C [USA], Mar. 30 : U.S. President Donald Trump's elder daughter Ivanka Trump will become an official government employee, joining her husband Jared Kushner in serving as an unpaid advisor to her father in the White House.

  • Merkel rejects May's plan of parallel Brexit and trade talks
    London [UK], Mar. 30 : Hours after the Britain invoked Article 50 to start the formal process of Brexit, German Chancellor Angela Merkel dealt an instant blow to British Prime Minister Theresa May's plan of holding trade talks at the same time as Article 50 secession negotiations.