• Handful of walnuts daily cuts risk of asthma
    Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 18 : Here's another reason for you to eat more walnuts as a type of vitamin E, found in these nuts, may prevent the risk of asthma attacks by reducing airway inflammation.

  • Bhaichung Bhutia offers to train Majid Khan
    New Delhi , November 18 : Arjuna Awardee and Padma Shri footballer Bhaichung Bhutia on Saturday offered a training stint to Kashmiri footballer-turned-terrorist Majid Khan, who had surrendered.

  • Inside story of Majid Khan's surrender
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) Nov. 18, : Kashmiri footballer Majid Khan was rescued from the clutches of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in a true James Bond movie style.

  • Cybersecurity company Tortuga Logic raises USD 2 mn in seed funding
    New York [USA], November 18 : Software-based cybersecurity company Tortuga Logic on Friday raised USD 2 million in seed funding from Eclipse Ventures to help maintain chip-level system security.

  • Official poster of 'A Wrinkle in time' is out!
    Los Angeles, November 18 : Sci-fi fans, here is some good news for you!

  • China endorses Pak party's stand on PoK dam
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov.18 : The Balawaristan National Front (BNF) has appreciated China's decision on placing conditions, including ownership of the mega project Diamar-Bhasha Dam in the Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) on the Indus River in Gilgit-Baltistan.

  • A family that walks together, stays together
    Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 18 : Strengthening the family bond is as easy as spending time outside in nature, even just a 20-minute walk, together, according to a recent study.

  • Here's why Katy Perry is 'banned indefinitely' from China
    New York [USA], Nov 18 : The problems don't seem to be letting up for the upcoming Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai as it has reportedly lost another big name.

  • The faster you eat, the more kilos you gain?
    Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 18 : Are you wondering why your waistline is expanding? Don't watch what you eat; watch how you eat.

  • Hariri arrives in France for talks with President Macron
    Paris [France], Nov 18 : Saad Hariri, who recently sparked a crisis by resigning as Lebanese prime minister, has arrived in France to hold talks with French President Emmanuel Macron.

  • Jaitley, PM Modi trying to destroy our family: Dinakaran on IT raids
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) November 18 : Sidelined All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader TTV Dinakaran on Saturday said attempts are being made by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to destroy his family by using the Income Tax department.

  • Apple delays release of smart speaker - HomePod
    New York [USA], November 18 : Tech giant Apple Inc. has delayed the release of its much awaited smart speaker, HomePod, until 2018.

  • Kanpur: Student punished for not wearing school uniform
    Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) November 18 : A class 11 student in Kanpur on Saturday suffered cuts on both legs after the school management allegedly used scissors to cut off his jeans as punishment for not wearing school dress.

  • Actor Rahul Roy joins BJP
    New Delhi , Nov.18 : Actor Rahul Roy on Saturday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

  • Bhaichung Bhutia offers to train Kashmiri footballer-turned-terrorist
    New Delhi , November 18 : Arjuna Awardee and Padma Shri footballer Bhaichung Bhutia on Saturday offered a training stint to Kashmiri footballer-turned-terrorist Majid Khan, who had surrendered.

  • Delhi University needs to adapt to changing trends in higher education: President
    New Delhi , Nov.18 : President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday called on faculty and students of Delhi University to adapt to changing trends in higher education to be competitive and counted with the rest of the world.

  • RTI reveals failed student with 2 marks actually scored 79
    Rohtas/Patna (Bihar) Nov 18 : A Right to Information (RTI) response on Saturday revealed that a student from Bihar, who was declared failed by Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) with two marks in Hindi, had actually scored 79 marks.

  • 2,000 new buses to roll out within a year, says Delhi govt
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : The Delhi Government is likely to roll out 2,000 CNG non-AC buses within a year, the Transport Department has said.

  • Delhi's Dyal Singh College (E) named as Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya
    New Delhi , November 18 : The chairperson of Dyal Singh College's governing body on Saturday asserted that the new name 'Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya' is an inspiring name for the college.

  • Siddaramaiah may start celebrating Kasab jayanti: Anant Kumar Hegde
    Belgavi (Karnataka), Nov. 18 : Union Minister Anant Kumar Hegde has warned the people of Karnataka that Chief Minister Siddaramaiah may start celebrating Kasab (Ajmal Kasab) jayanti too.

  • Karni Sena calls for Bharat Bandh on `Padmavati` release date
    Gurugram (Haryana) , Nov 18 : Amidst the whole fuss over the release of 'Padmavati', Rajput Karni Sena has called for Bharat Bandh on December 1, the date when Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum-opus is slated to release.

  • Five popular fintech platforms for hassle-free education loan
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : The debt associated with attending a premium B-school or getting a foreign degree is overwhelming. For millions of young Indians, affording this dream is an obstacle and a pressing concern.

  • Denied sex realignment surgery, cop moves Bombay HC
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Nov.18 : A woman police constable in the Beed district has approached the Bombay High Court after the Maharashtra Police turned down her plea to undergo sex realignment surgery.

  • Five bullet-riddled bodies found close to Balochistan's Turbat area
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov.18 : Five bullet-riddled bodies have reportedly been found close to Balochistan's Turbat area.

  • India, Bangladesh to tour Sri Lanka for T20 tri-series in March
    Colombo [Sri Lanka], November 18 : Sri Lanka are all set to host T20 tri-series, featuring India and Bangladesh, in March 2018 to celebrate their 70th year of independence.

  • US Congress approves bill delinking Haqqani Network from LeT
    Washington [United States], Nov.18 : The United States Congress has passed a bill that requires Pakistan to work with its security forces and the Afghanistan Army to delink the Haqqani (terror) Network from the Lashkar-e-Taiba out (LeT).

  • Pak Finance Minister Dar may be asked to resign?
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov.18 : Former Pakistan primemminister Nawaz Sharif has reportedly given the green signal to the PML-N government to replace Finance Minister Ishaq Dar.

  • Nearly 500 Children residing in Child Care Institutions from all over the country taking part in various events of 'Hausla 2017' in Delhi
    New Delhi : As a part of 'Hausla 2017' celebration, a painting event for children residing in Child Care Institutions (CCIs) from all over the country was organized by the Ministry of Women and Child Development in New Delhi today.

  • Shri K.J. Alphons requests all Chief Ministers to put in place a Protocol so that in Future tragic incidents of boat mishap do not take place
    New Delhi : Shri K. J. Alphons, Minister of State (Independent charge) for Tourism expressed deep concern at the tragic death of 21 tourists in a boat mishap in the Krishna river in Andhra Pradesh.

  • Shri Nitin Gadkari lays foundation stone for Cochin Shipyard's Rs 970-crore International Ship Repair Facility
    Kochi : The Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari has said that Cochin is all set to become a global ship repair hub.

  • Threatening 'Padmavati' makers 'not justified,' says IMPPA
    New Dehli , Nov 18 : Condemning the acts of Rajput Karni Sena, Indian Motion Picture Producers Association (IMPPA) on Saturday stated that threatening the producers of upcoming epic drama film 'Padmavari,' is "not justified."

  • Farhan Akhtar 'hopes' Sushil Kumar refuses nationals gold medal
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Bollywood actor-director Farhan Akhtar 'hopes' two-time Olympic medalist Sushil Kumar does not accept the gold medal, which he clinched in the National Wrestling Championship without even breaking a sweat.

  • Pak receives India's response on 'Humanitarian offer' for Jadhav
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov 18 : Pakistan on Saturday confirmed that India's response to Pakistan's 'Humanitarian offer' for former Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav was received and is being considered.

  • Moody's, CRISIL see NHAI going strong
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is likely to have a robust future as indicated by recent ratings of various agencies, the Government today said in a statement.

  • Gabby Douglas heavily criticised by teammate for victim shaming
    Washington D.C [USA], Nov 18 : American gymnast Gabby Douglas is definitely not in good terms with her former Olympic Gymnastics team after what she said about Aly Raisman.

  • Abu Salem 2002 Delhi extortion case: Date shifted to Nov. 21
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : The Patiala House Court on Saturday has fixed the next date in Abu Salem's 2002 Delhi extortion case on November 21.

  • Owning a dog may add years to your life
    Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 18 : Dog owners have a lower risk of death from cardiovascular disease or other causes, according to a recent study.

  • Could this be the new G-spot?
    London [UK], Nov 18 : Turns out, there's a little-known region that could be the key to making her climax.

  • Short-term probiotics can help shed those extra kilos
    Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 18 : Probiotics, which are becoming increasingly trendy, can actually help obese adults to beat the bulge, according to a recent study.

  • Andy Murray splits with coach Ivan Lendl
    London [U.K.], Nov 18 : Andy Murray has split with his coach Ivan Lendl for the second time, the former number one Tennis player announced on Friday.

  • MP govt will encourage, enlighten youth: CM at MSME Convention
    Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) November 18 : Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday attended the last day of the MSME-Self-Employment Convention here, wherein, he said the state government will work towards enlightenment of the youth.

  • Decent start for `Tumhari Sulu` at the box office
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Much-awaited film, 'Tumhari Sulu', has made a decent start at the box office.

  • Firefox organises #EverydayAbility Paramotoring event in Delhi NCR for persons with disability
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Today, Firefox Bikes and Adventure Beyond Barriers Foundation organised '#EverydayAbility,' an inclusive event that witnessed able-bodied individuals as well as Persons with Disability (PwDs) participating in 'Paramotoring' activity at the Flyboy Aero Park in Gurugram.

  • Netflix, Shah Rukh Khan partner for spy thriller 'Bard of Blood'
    Los Angeles (California) [U.S.A], November 18 : Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan and online streaming platform Netflix have partnered to bring an espionage thriller 'Bard of Blood' to over 100 million users of the platform.

  • `Padmavati` row: Deepika gets support from 'xXx...' co-star Ruby Rose
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Global star Deepika Padukone, who is embroiled in controversy because of her upcoming film 'Padmavati', has got support from her 'xXx: Return of Xander Cage' co-star Ruby Rose.

  • Awami League to celebrate Mujibur Rehman's March 7, 1971 speech
    Dhaka [Bangladesh], Nov.18 : Bangladesh's ruling Awami League is holding a public rally at the Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka to celebrate and give recognition to the historic March 7, 1971 speech of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as a world documentary heritage.

  • 17-kilograms gold recovered from Nepal-China's trade route
    Kathmandu [Nepal], Nov.18 : Seventeen kilograms of gold on Saturday was confiscated from Nepal-China's only operational trade route.

  • Govt. delaying Padmavati's release because of Gujarat elections: IMPPA
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Indian Motion Picture Producers Association (IMPPA) on Saturday accused the central government of delaying the release of the movie 'Padmavati' in the wake of Gujarat elections.

  • CBFC 'disappointed' over screening of 'Padmavati' before certificate
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) on Saturday said filmmakers of the epic drama film 'Padmavati' have disappointed them by screening the film for the media and getting it reviewed on national channels before receiving certification.

  • Protesting Zimbabweans to seek Mugabe's exit
    Harare [Zimbabwe], Nov.18 : Zimbabweans are expected to take to the streets across the country on Saturday to demand the ouster of incarcerated President Robert Mugabe.

  • Kopardi rape case verdict: Accused found guilty
    Ahmednagar (Maharashtra) , November 18 : The Ahmednagar district sessions court on Saturday pronounced the three Dalit youths in Kopardi rape and murder case as 'guilty'.

  • Bitcoin investments new attraction for Indians, say experts
    New Delhi , Nov.18 : Experts involved or associated with the Bitcoin industry, maintain that it has emerged as a new attraction for Indians who are keen to augment their wealth, notwithstanding calls issued by the Supreme Court to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to put in place effective regulatory mechanisms to prevent money laundering in any form.

  • Manmohan Singh corners Centre over GST
    Kochi , Nov.18 : Taking a dig at the BJP led NDA government at the Centre, former prime minister Manmohan Singh has said that the Congress would have implemented the Goods and Services Tax (GST) after considerable preparation.

  • Former model lodges case against husband alleging forced conversion
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) Nov 18 : A former model from Mumbai's Bandra area has registered a case against her husband for physically abusing her and forcing her to convert to Islam.

  • Pakistani, Chinese investors to get equal opportunity in CPEC zones
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov.18 : The Pakistan government has reportedly agreed to allow both Chinese and Pakistani investors equal opportunity to invest in economic zones to be established along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

  • Delhi air quality continues to remain in 'very poor category'
    New Delhi November 18 : The Air Quality Index (AQI) in the Delhi National Capital Region (NCR) continued to remain in the 'very poor category' on Saturday.

  • 21-year-old girl gang-raped in Chandigarh
    Chandigarh (Haryana) , Nov 18 : A 21-year-old girl has allegedly been gang-raped and dumped in an isolated place at Sector 53 of Chandigarh.

  • Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2017 - Declaration of Final Result
    New Delhi : The following are the lists, in order of merit of 209 (124+75+10) candidates who have qualified on the basis of the results of the Combined Defence Services Examination (I), 2017 conducted by the Union Public Service Commission in February, 2017 and SSB interviews held by the Services Selection Board of the Ministry of Defence for admission to the 144th Course of Indian Military Academy, Dehradun; Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala, Kerala and Air Force Academy, Hyderabad (Pre-Flying) Training Course i.e. No. 203 F (P) Course.

  • Aadi Mahotsav will promote Tribal Economy, Culture and Cuisine, says Shri Sudarshan Bhagat
    New Delhi : Ministry of Tribal Affairs is organizing Aadi Mahotsav at Dilli Haat, INA, New Delhi till 30 November, 2017. The theme of Aadi Mahotsav is 'A Celebration of the Spirit of Tribal Culture, Cuisine and Commerce'.

  • Foreign Exchange Earnings (In Rupee and US USD Terms) through tourism in India in October 2017
    New Delhi : Ministry of Tourism estimates monthly Foreign Exchange Earnings (FEEs) through tourism in India, both in rupee and dollar terms. Based on the credit data of Travel Head from Balance of Payments of RBI.