• UP CM Adityanath to celebrate Diwali in Ayodhya
    Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) , October 18 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is all set to celebrate Diwali in Ayodhya, the land of Lord Rama.

  • Here's `Tiger` Salman's Diwali gift to his fans
    New Delhi , Oct 18 : The first look of 'Tiger Zinda Hai' is Bollywood superstar Salman Khan's Diwali gift for all his fans.

  • Nadal pulls out from Basel with knee soreness
    New Delhi , Oct. 18 : World No. 1 Rafael Nadal has been forced to withdraw from this month's Swiss Indoors Basel with knee soreness.

  • Roadside blast kills five in Quetta
    Quetta [Pakistan], Oct 18 : At least five people were killed and eight others injured in a roadside blast that took place in Quetta's Sariab Mill area on Wednesday.

  • Anonymous Alerts Anti-Bullying Mobile App Is Implemented by Over 32 Texas School Districts in Under 60 Days
    NEW YORK: Anonymous Alerts is proud to announce, in the midst of National Bullying Prevention Month, the high demand in Texas for its patented anti-bullying and safety reporting app for schools.

  • It's about power, not sexuality: Priyanka Chopra on sexual abuse at work
    New Delhi , Oct. 18 : Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra, who is currently busy in shooting for the upcoming season of 'Quantico', has finally opened about shocking revelations of sexual harassment that has taken Hollywood by storm.

  • Stressed upon developing transparent market for LNG: Dharmendra Pradhan
    Tokyo [Japan] Oct. 18 : Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday, while addressing the 6th Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Producer-Consumer Conference in Tokyo, stressed upon developing a transparent, flexible, competitive market for LNG.

  • PTI rejects proposed National Accountability Commission Bill 2017
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct 18 : The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has rejected the proposed National Accountability Commission (NAC) Bill, 2017, and highlighted several flaws in it.

  • These Are the Most and Least Affordable Places to Travel This Holiday Season
    LOS ANGELES: Cape Town, South Africa; Park City, Utah and Sydney are the most expensive places to visit during the holidays, found a new study by personal finance website GOBankingRates.

  • Indian colts depart for 7th Sultan of Johor Cup
    New Delhi , Oct. 18 : The Indian junior men's hockey team has left for the 7th Sultan of Johor Cup 2017 which begins on October 22 in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.

  • Odisha: One died, three injured after fire broke out in cracker shop
    Rourkela (Odisha) Oct. 18 : One died and three others were injured after fire broke out in a cracker shop located at a market in Rourkela, which took place in the wee hours of Wednesday morning.

  • Trump visiting five Asian nations to pressurise North Korea: White House
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] Oct 18 : United States President Donald Trump will start his five-nation tour from November 3 to call on the international community to pressurise North Korea over its nuclear programme.

  • Vadra, not Congress should explain alleged link with arms dealer: Sandeep Dikshit
    New Delhi , October 18 : Congress on Tuesday said it was not obligated to answer any question on Robert Vadra as he did not belong to the party.

  • Vadra should explain his link with arms dealer: BJP
    New Delhi , October 18 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday attacked the Congress over the alleged link between party President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra and fugitive arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari.

  • Man stabbed to death in Jabalpur
    Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh) , October 18 : A man was allegedly stabbed to death by unidentified person in Jabalpur's Gohalpur area.

  • Girl saved from selling kidney for marriage
    New Delhi , October 17 : Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Tuesday saved a girl who succumbing to her boyfriend's demand for money, came to sell her kidney in Delhi.

  • White House terms court order on travel ban 'dangerously flawed'
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] Oct 18 : The White House on Tuesday termed as dangerously flawed a federal court decision to block President Donald Trump's latest travel ban.

  • Russian probe: Senate subpoenas former Trump adviser Page, Flynn's son in queue
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] Oct 18 : Senate Intelligence Committee has subpoenaed documents and testimony from Carter Page in connection with ongoing probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

  • Nepal Prime Minister Deuba reshuffles cabinet again
    Kathmandu [Nepal], October 17 : In a major cabinet reshuffle, Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has freed ministers representing Maoist from their posts.

  • BJP siphons a massive win in Maharashtra Gram Panchayat polls
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) October 17 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday secured a massive win in Gram Panchayats of Maharashtra with 1311 seats.

  • AP CM approves proposals to generate employment
    Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) October 17 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday approved five new proposals during a meeting with the Special Investment Promotion Board (SIPB), aiming massive employment generation in the state, especially in the textile industry.

  • Firecracker ban: Tripura Guv asks to prohibit Azaan broadcast
    Agartala (Tripura) , Oct 17 : Expressing discontent over firecrackers ban in Diwali in the national capital, Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy on Tuesday questioned as to why there is no ban on the use of loudspeakers to broadcast Azaan to check noise pollution.

  • CBI arrests businessman over deposit of unaccounted currency during note ban
    Ahmedabad (Gujarat) , October 17 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday arrested an absconding accused in an on-going investigation of a case relating to demonetised currency notes deposit.

  • Death toll rises to 41 in Afghan attack
    Gardez [Afghanistan], Oct 17 : The death toll in suicide bombings on a provincial Afghanistan police training academy in Paktia province on Tuesday has mounted to 41.

  • Himachal to use online software RONET in upcoming polls
    New Delhi , October : Himachal Pradesh will be the first state to use Election Commission of India's new application- Returning Officer NET (RONET), an online decision support system, in the upcoming General Assembly election.

  • Delhi Police seizes 1182 kilograms of firecrackers ahead of Diwali
    New Delhi , Oct 17 : In the wake of blanket ban on sale of firecrackers in the Delhi-NCR, the Delhi Police has seized 1182 kilograms of firecrackers.

  • Sreesanth cries foul after Kerala HC upholds life-time ban
    New Delhi , October 17 : Retorting to the order of Kerala High Court restoring life time ban on him, cricketer S. Sreesanth on Tuesday asserted that it was the worst decision ever.

  • This weekend embark on Kerala's Niraamaya Retreats to experience tranquility!
    New Delhi , Oct 17 : Are you one of those looking for an ideal vacation which includes visiting mesmerising landscape, enjoying a laid-back boat tour, taking a dip in a secluded cove and tranquility, then, Niraamaya Retreats Cardamom Club in Thekkady, the tourist attraction in Kerala is the perfect destination for you.

  • IPL spot-fixing: No relief for Sreesanth as Kerala HC restores life-time ban
    New Delhi , Oct 17 : Kerala High Court Division Bench on Tuesday restored life time ban imposed by the BCCI on cricketer S. Sreesanth in connection with the 2013 Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing scandal.

  • Kumble fans slam BCCI over birthday tweet
    New Delhi , October 17 : Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday was criticised by the fans of former captain and coach Anil Kumble after the board acknowledged him as just a owler while wishing him on his birthday and ignoring the fact that he was captain and coach as well.

  • Asia Cup: India to take on S Korea in first super-4 stage match
    Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct 18 : India, who have been unbeaten in the ongoing Asia Cup, will be brimming with confidence when they take on South Korea in the first match of the Super 4 stage in the 10th edition of the quadrennial event at the Maulana Bhashani National Hockey Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

  • Here are some fresh Diwali looks straight from Runway
    Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 18 : People eagerly wait for Diwali every year to dress up, eat sweets and have some awesome time with family and friends.

  • Roadside blast kills five in Quetta
    Quetta [Pakistan], Oct 18 : At least five people were killed and eight others injured in a roadside blast that took place in Quetta's Sariab Mill area on Wednesday.

  • Harry and David To Open Nearly 20 Holiday Pop-Up Stores
    MEDFORD, Ore: Harry and David, America's premier choice for gourmet food gifting, today announced it will operate approximately 20 pop-up stores nationwide this holiday season, in addition to its 46 year-round retail locations.

  • Unisys Predicts the Rise of an Even Smarter Warehouse and New Strategic Alliances Will Transform the Cargo Industry by 2020
    BLUE BELL, Pa: The global air cargo industry will transform by 2020 through "even smarter" warehouses in an effort to capitalize on the e-commerce boom and new alliances that help them better manage increasing capacity, according to a new set of predictions from experts at Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS).

  • InteriHOTEL, Organised by CENFIM, Brings Together 4,000 Professionals from the Contract-Hospitality Sector
    BARCELONA, Spain: (InteriHOTEL), the event specializing in hotel interior design held in Barcelona from 25th to the 27th of October, will have an exhibition area showcasing 200 brands and a series of conferences with 45 leading professionals from the contract-hospitality sector.

  • Maha Transport Strike: Staff demands implementation of 7th pay commission
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , October 18 : Employees of the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC), who went on an indefinite strike on October 17, are demanding the implementation of 7th pay commission.

  • 'Unfit' Mohammad Amir picked for Sri Lanka T20s
    Karachi [Pakistan], Oct. 18 : Left-arm pacer Mohammad Amir, who has been struggling with a shin injury, has been named in the squad for the three-match T20 series against Sri Lanka.

  • Pradhan signed MoC on LNG with Japan
    Tokyo [Japan] Oct. 18 : Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) with Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan and stressed on working for objective of Secure supply of LNG at Reasonable prices.

  • Real Murcia edge FC Goa in hard fought match
    La Manga [Spain], Oct 18 : A battling FC Goa side went down 1-2 to Real Murcia CF's first team in the second pre-season match at the La Manga Club in Spain.

  • J-K: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Balakote, Manjakot sector
    Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) , October 18 : The Pakistan Army violated the ceasefire in Balakote sector of Poonch, and Manjakot sector of Rajouri, Wednesday morning.

  • Nokia signs MoU with Japan's Sendai city to improve residents' safety
    Tokyo [Japan], October 18 : Telecommunication company Nokia and the city of Sendai in Japan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deliver technology solutions for local businesses as they recover from the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, while contributing to improvements in the quality of life for citizens.

  • NAFTA talks in soup as US, Canada publicly lock horns
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] Oct 18 : The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are in soup as probably for the first time the United States and Canada have publicly locked horns.

  • BJP corners Punjab govt over RSS worker's killing
    New Delhi , October 18 : The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday cornered the Congress-led government in Punjab over the murder of a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader and said chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh has failed to maintain law and order situation in the state.

  • Obamacare premium increases is fault of democrats: Trump
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] Oct 18 : United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday blamed the democrats for increase in Obamacare premiums.

  • US approves USD 2.4B Greek fighter jet deal
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] Oct 18 : The United States on Tuesday approved a potential USD 2.4 billion upgrade of Greek F-16 fighter jets after a meeting between country's Prime Minister Alexi Tsipras and President Donald Trump.

  • Andhra CM Naidu lays foundation stone for TU142M aircraft museum
    Amravati (Andhra Pradesh) , October 18 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday laid the foundation stone for the TU142M aircraft museum in Visakhapatnam.

  • Court blocks Trump's latest travel ban
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.] Oct 18 : A federal court in Hawaii on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, a day before it was set to take effect.

  • Thousands of Rohingya refugees waiting in no man's land to enter Bangladesh
    Dhaka [Bangladesh], October 17 : The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday said that at least 10,000 to 15000 Rohingya refugees are stranded near the Bangladesh-Myanmar border.

  • Woman denied of treatment, gives birth outside hospital in Pakistan
    Lahore [Pakistan], October 17 : A woman has given birth outside a hospital in Pakistan's Raiwind town after she was denied treatment by the hospital staff.

  • Four youths gang-rape woman in UP's Mau
    Mau (Uttar Pradesh) October 17 : A woman was allegedly gang-raped by four men on Tuesday in Uttar Pradesh's Mau.

  • India, Japan sign MoC to expand bilateral cooperation in skill development
    Tokyo [Japan], October 17 : India and Japan on Tuesday concluded the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) on Technical Intern Training Programme (TITP), aimed towards expanding bilateral cooperation between both countries in the field of skill development.

  • Andhra CM meets Nitin Gadkari, urges for early construction of Polavaram Project
    New Delhi , Oct 17 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday met Union Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari and briefed him about the Polavaram Project.

  • Fire cracker ban: Centre, Delhi Govt. failed to ensure implementation of SC's order
    New Delhi October 17 : The Congress on Tuesday dubbed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Tajindar Bagga's move to distribute crackers as unfortunate, and asserted that the Centre and the Delhi Government failed to implement Supreme Court's order.

  • Haryana singer shot dead by unknown assailants in Panipat
    Panipat (Haryana) October 17 : A local singer and dancer Harshita Dahiya was shot dead on Tuesday by unknown assailants when she was leaving after a program in Panipat's Israna.

  • 7th Pay Commission: Rajasthan Govt. gifts salary hike to employees on Diwali
    New Delhi , Oct 17 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Tuesday announced the implementation of 7th Pay Commission recommendations for the state government employees.

  • Yogi govt. to set world record by lighting two lakh diyas on Diwali
    Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) October 17 : The Uttar Pradesh Government is all set to make a new Guinness World Record by lighting around two lakh diyas on the banks of the Saryu River in Ayodhya on the occasion of Diwali.

  • BJP leader distributes crackers despite SC ban
    New Delhi , October 17 : Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson Tajindar Bagga on Tuesday distributed crackers to children in Hari Nagar, days after the Supreme Court ordered a ban on the sale of crackers in the national capital, with the view to reduce pollution during Diwali.

  • Diesel generators banned in Delhi as air quality enters 'Red Zone'
    New Delhi , Oct. 17 : The Environment Pollution Prevention and Control Authority on Tuesday stated that diesel generators have been banned in Delhi, barring those used in metros and hospitals.

  • Amit Shah tears into Kerala CM, questions whether he formed govt to kill BJP workers
    Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) , October 17 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Tuesday in the concluding address of JanRaksha Yatra questioned whether Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has come in power to kill BJP and RSS workers.