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  • Former FBI Director James Comey reveals his secret twitter account
    Washington [United States], Oct 24 : Former FBI Director James Comey has revealed his secret Twitter account.

  • Indian eves depart for 9th Women's Asia Cup 2017
    New Delhi , Oct 24 : The Indian women's hockey team, led by skipper Rani, have left for the 9th Women's Asia Cup 2017, which begins on October 28 in Kakamigahara, Japan.

  • Delhi: 100 shops affected after fire breaks out in Kamla Market
    New Delhi , October 24 : At least 100 shops were affected after fire broke out in Delhi's Kamla Market late last night.

  • Kerala: Muslim family face boycott for marrying their daughter to Christian
    Malappurran (Kerala), Oct 24 : A mosque committee in Kerala's Malappurran district called for boycott of a Muslim family after married off their daughter in a Christian family.

  • Afghan President Ghani arrives in Delhi
    New Delhi , Oct 24 : Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday morning arrived in Delhi.

  • Trump congratulates Japan PM Shinzo Abe on electoral victory
    Washington D. C. [USA], Oct 24 : United States President Donald Trump congratulated Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on his recent electoral victory, as his ruling coalition secured a two-thirds majority in the Lower House.

  • US-backed forces capture Syria's largest oil field
    New York, [USA] October 24: Kurdish and Arab powers, supported by the United States, said they have caught Syria's biggest oil field from ISIS, the most recent of the setbacks for the jihadists in the east of the nation.

  • Phillippines declares Marawi City free from militants
    Zamboanga City [Phillippines], Oct 24 : Phillippines on Monday declared southern Mindanao island's Marawi City free from militants, bringing an end to the five months of combat between government forces and Daesh-linked Abu Sayyaf and Maute groups.

  • Human Rights groups slams Macron as Egyptian Pres visits France
    Paris [France], October 24 : Human Rights groups urged French President Emmanuel Macron to end France's disgraceful policies of indulgence towards Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, ahead of a meeting between the two leaders in Paris.

  • Delhi: Fire breaks out in Kamla Market, no casualties
    New Delhi , Oct 24 : Fire broke out in Delhi's Kamla Market in the late hours of Monday, taking into its grip around 100 shops.

  • Chhattisgarh CM announces bonus of Rs 277 Cr to tendu leaves collectors
    Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , Oct 24 : Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday announced a bonus of Rs 277 Crore to the tendu leaves collectors.

  • Panaji: Flight to Mumbai delayed after encountering dog hit during take off
    Panaji (Goa) , October 24: An Indigo aircraft from Goa to Mumbai was delayed on Monday evening after the flight encountered a dog hit during the take off roll.

  • Around 300 million bank accounts opened under Jan Dhan Yojana: Ram Madhav
    New Delhi, Oct 24 : National general secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Ram Madhav, on Monday, while addressing a gathering at the launch of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya forum here, spoke about how the governmental schemes worked extensively towards alleviation of poverty.

  • Rajasthan ordinance: Vasundhara Raje asks ministers to 'rethink', says source
    Jaipur (Rajasthan) , Oct 24 : After receiving severe criticism from the Opposition, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Monday asked the state minsters to rethink over the Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, according to a source.

  • Moscow: Russian radio presenter stabbed in neck
    Moscow [Russia], October 24 : A Russian radio presenter on Monday was seriously injured, after an intruder forced his way into the office of Russian radio station Ekho Moskvy and stabbed her in the neck.

  • Police manipulated probe to misdirect gang rape case: Bilkis Bano's lawyer
    New Delhi , October 23 : After the Supreme Court sought a detailed reply from the Gujarat Government in connection with the Bilkis Bano gangrape case, the victim's counsel, Shobha Gupta, said the police officers manipulated the investigation in a manner to misdirect it.

  • Alok Kumar Pateria appointed as ADG, CISF
    New Delhi , October 23 : Alok Kumar Pateria has been appointed as the new additional director general (ADG) of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF).

  • Panchkula Court extends Honeypreet, Sukhdeep Kaur's judicial custody till Nov. 6
    Panchkula (Haryana) , October 23 : A Panchkula district court on Monday extended the judicial custody of the adopted daughter of Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Honeypreet Insan, and her accomplice Sukhdeep Kaur till November 6.

  • Tipu Sultan's descendant urges for legal action against Hegde for making derogatory remarks
    Bengaluru (Karnataka) , October 23 : Descendant of Tipu Sultan, Sahabzada Mansoor Ali Tipu, on Monday urged for a legal action against Union Minister of State for Skill Development Anant Kumar Hegde for his alleged derogatory comments against the 18th century Mysore ruler.

  • Andhra Govt. to distribute mosquito nets across state
    Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) , October 23 : Andhra Pradesh Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas on Monday announced that the state government will distribute 21,52,000 mosquito nets on October 24 in order to prevent the mosquito-borne diseases from spreading.

  • Centre should hold talks with Pak also: Farooq Abdullah on new J-K interlocutor
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , October 23 : After the appointment of former IB Chief Dineshwar Sharma as the new interlocutor for Jammu and Kashmir, National Conference (NC) chief Farooq Abdullah on Monday said the Centre should talk to Pakistan also as it is one of the parties of the state.

  • Tillerson to meet PM Modi, Sushma Swaraj during his India visit
    New Delhi , October 23 : United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will arrive in New Delhi on Tuesday for his two-day visit to India.

  • U.S. apologises for denying entry to Indonesian military chief
    Ankara [Turkey], October 23 : The United States embassy in Jakarta on Monday apologised to the Indonesian Government after its military chief General Gatot Nurmantyo was denied entry into the country, despite having an invitation from U.S. General Joseph F. Dunford Jr., the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

  • It is good start, necessity of hour: Mehbooba on dialogue with Kashmiris
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , October 23 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday welcomed the appointment of former Intelligence Bureau (IB) director Dineshwar Sharma as interlocutor for the valley and added that the move was the necessity of the hour.

  • Frey Farms Opens Fruit and Vegetable Processing Facility
    KEENES, Ill: Frey Farms, commercial grower and shipper of fresh produce throughout the Midwest and Southeast, announced the opening of a cold-pressed processing center on one of their farms located in Poseyville, Indiana. The new 70,000 square-foot facility was designed to produce large batch quantities of cold-pressed juice and puree ingredients.

  • Glory Farms See-Thru Vegetable Can Named Finalist for Gama Innovation Award
    EFFINGHAM, S.C: Glory Farms vegetables, packaged in a ground-breaking and category-first, "See-Thru" can, has been named a Packaging Finalist for the 2017 Gama Innovation Awards.

  • WGU Recognized by World's Largest Cybersecurity Certification Body as Academia Partner of the Year
    SALT LAKE CITY: Western Governors University (WGU) has been recognized by the International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) as the 2017 Academia Partner of the Year, the highest designation presented by EC-Council to one of its 1,000+ academic partners annually.

  • Insulin in People Living with Type 2 Diabetes: Initiation and Dosage
    LAVAL, QC: Individuals with type 2 diabetes may need insulin to achieve target blood glucose levels. As such, healthcare professionals and individuals living with diabetes may have questions about insulin initiation and reaching the right dosage.

  • Five Reasons to Become a Volunteer Puppy Raiser
    PALMETTO, Fla: The tiny, furry balls of potential that are bred, born and trained at Southeastern Guide Dogs grow up to be four-legged superheroes that transform the lives of people who need them.

  • Absolut Launches Absolut Truth 2018 Campaign in New York City
    NEW YORK: Absolut Vodka announces the launch of Absolut Truth - a hyperlocal, NYC-centric campaign that speaks universal truths about the city, its neighborhoods, its residents, and the brand itself. The campaign kicks off with a series of out-of-home advertisements tailored to specific New York City neighborhoods including Hell's Kitchen, Lower East Side, Chelsea, Midtown East and more.

  • Google unveils 'Pay with Google'; partners with over 40 payment providers
    New York [USA], Oct. 24 : In a bid to ease the checkout process while making payments through mobiles, US-based tech MNC Google announced the launch of 'Pay with Google', a new payment method encompassing all saved payment methods under a single window payment, thus enabling app developers and retailers implement the same using basic lines of code.

  • NY Atty. General launches investigation of Weinstein Co.
    Los Angeles [USA], October 24 : Following the sexual harassment allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has launched a civil rights investigation on Monday into Weinstein Company.

  • Shiv Sena corners Centre over GST
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , October 24 : The Shiv Sena on Tuesday again castigated the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government for hasty roll out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).

  • Winston Peters to be named Dy PM, Foreign Minister
    Wellington [New Zealand], Oct. 24 : Ahead of the formation of the Labour-New Zealand First coalition government, Winston Peters is set to become Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, as incoming Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Peters sign their coalition deal.

  • Bilkis Bano gangrape case: Women activists urge SC for better compensation
    Kolkata/Mumbai (West Bengal/Maharashtra) October 24: Women Activists on Monday applauded the decision of Supreme Court in connection with Bilkis Bano gangrape case.

  • NCP slams Election Commission for not declaring dates in Gujarat
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) October 24: The National Communist Party (NCP) on Tuesday slammed the election commission for not announcing the dates for the Gujarat assembly polls.

  • Reshma Patel alleges press conference obstructed by Congress, Patidar
    Ahmedabad (Gujarat) , Oct 24 : The newly inducted member of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Reshma Patel alleged that members of Congress and Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) obstructed her press conference, which was supposed to begin at a venue in Ahmedabed on Monday.

  • SC likely to hear Maha Govt's plea challenging Salman Khan's acquittal
    New Delhi , Oct 24 : The Supreme Court on Tuesday is likely to hear an appeal, filed by Maharashtra Government, challenging the acquittal of Bollywood actor Salman Khan in a 2002 hit-and-run case, two years after he was acquitted.

  • Pentagon's top officer reveals new info on Niger ambush
    New York [USA], October 24 : Chairman of U.S Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Joseph Dunford, on Monday held a briefing on the military operation in Niger that left four American soldiers dead earlier this month, as according to him, we owe the families and American people transparency.

  • Growth rate of Madhya Pradesh has been in two digits since eight years: MP CM
    Washington D.C. [USA], October 24: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said that the growth rate of the state has been in two digits since last eight years.

  • 3rd installment under Crop Loan Waiver Scheme released: Andhra Government
    Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) , October 24: Agriculture Minister of Andhra Pradesh Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy on Monday announced the release of third installment under Crop Loan Waiver Scheme.

  • Cristiano Ronaldo wins 'The Best FIFA Men's Player' award
    London [UK], October 24 : Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo won 'The Best FIFA Men's Player' award, while Lieke Martens was named best female player and Oliver Giroud won best goal here on Monday.

  • Fake stamp paper scam convict Abdul Karim Telgi on ventilator support
    Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Oct 24 : Abdul Karim Telgi, a convict in counterfeit stamp paper scam, is on a ventilator support in critical condition.

  • Tillerson pays unannounced visit to Baghdad
    Baghdad [Iraq], October 24 : U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday paid an unannounced visit to Baghdad, just hours after returning from a similar surprise visit to Afghanistan.

  • Afghanistan bans entry of Pak trucks as trade agreement expires
    Kabul [Afghanistan], October 24 : Afghanistan has banned Pakistani trucks from entering its territory as their trade agreement has expired.

  • GST Intel Agency refutes reports of raids at actor Vishal's office
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , October 23 : The Chennai unit of the Directorate General of Goods and Services Tax Intelligence (DGGSTI) on Monday denied media reports, which had stated that raids were carried out at the office of the president of the Tamil Film Producers Council, actor Vishal.

  • Earthquake of magnitude 4.5 hits Nicobar Islands
    Andaman and Nicobar Islands , October 23 : An earthquake of magnitude 4.5 hit Nicobar Islands at around 7:54 p.m. today.

  • Tillerson lauds India`s positive role in process to achieve `peaceful, stable` Afghanistan
    Kabul [Afghanistan], October 23 : United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday lauded India's positive role in the process to achieve a peaceful and stable Afghanistan and said that America's view of relationship with India was of strategic importance.

  • Tillerson slams Pakistan for providing 'safe havens' to terror groups
    Kabul [Afghanistan], October 23 : United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Monday slammed Pakistan, citing that there were a number of terror groups, which find safe havens in the country.

  • BJP is devaluing democracy: Yechury
    New Delhi , October 23 : With the Election Commission stressing that no special preference was given to any political party in the wake of not announcing the dates for the Gujarat assembly polls, Communist Party of India (Marxist) CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), citing the party was indulging in saudebaazi and was devaluing the democracy.

  • Delhi Govt. requests use for choppers to sprinkle water over state to fight pollution
    New Delhi , October 23 : The Delhi Government on Monday wrote to the Centre requesting for use of choppers to sprinkle water to improve the national capital's air quality and curb air pollution during winters.

  • President Kovind to visit Karnataka on Oct. 24, 25
    New Delhi , October 23 : President Ram Nath Kovind will visit Karnataka on October 24 and 25.

  • NHRC issues notice to Maharashtra Govt. over newborn deaths in Akola district
    New Delhi , October 23 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued a notice to the Government of Maharashtra, through its Chief Secretary, after taking suo motu cognisance of media reports about the high number of deaths at the Special Newborn Care Unit (SNCU) in Akola district's Women's Hospital.

  • 7th Sultan of Johor Cup 2017: India beat Malaysia 2-1
    Johor Bahru [Malaysia], October 23 : The Indian Junior Men's Hockey team on Monday registered a win in their second consecutive match of the 7th Sultan of Johor Cup 2017 with a 2-1 win against hosts Malaysia at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium here.

  • Music Canada calls on the Government of Canada to take steps to address the Value Gap in new, first-of-its-kind report
    TORONTO: At its annual general meeting, Playback 2017, Music Canada today released The Value Gap: Its Origins, Impacts and a Made-in-Canada Approach, the first comprehensive collection of information about the Value Gap, and the solutions available to Canadian policy makers.

  • Pennsylvania State Police to Participate in 'Operation Safe Stop'
    HARRISBURG, Pa: The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) will partner on October 18, with PennDOT, school districts, student transportation agencies, and local law enforcement agencies for "Operation Safe Stop."

  • Hankook Tire Celebrates Grand Opening of First U.S. Manufacturing Plant
    NASHVILLE, Tenn: Hankook Tire today held the grand opening ceremony for its first manufacturing facility in the U.S., underscoring its commitment to technology, innovation and growth in North America.

  • Intent Solutions Well Positioned to Address U.S. Opioid Crisis
    ATLANTA: Intent Solutions, creator of the breakthrough medical device technology, TAD, has rounded out its executive team in preparation for going commercial later this year, which puts the company in a promising position to address the ongoing national opioid crisis. The commercialization efforts follow the company's successful USD 1.5 million seed round capital raise in 2016.

  • Rolls-Royce Dawn tops the list in the 2017 Neiman Marcus Christmas Book
    DALLAS: The 2017 Christmas Book and legendary Fantasy Gifts were unveiled today by luxury omni-channel retailer Neiman Marcus during a Holiday Gala at Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Dallas.

  • Paul Gauguin Cruises Honored In The Conde Nast Traveler 2017 Readers' Choice Awards In The Category Of Top Small Cruise Lines
    BELLEVUE, Wash: Paul Gauguin Cruises (www.pgcruises.com), operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, is pleased to announce that the line was honored in the Conde Nast Traveler 2017 Readers' Choice Awards in the "Top Small Cruise Lines" category.