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  • Can't allow VVIP culture in democracy: BJP on tarmac access denied to Lalu
    New Delhi , July 23 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said that the withdrawal of tarmac access for Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav and his wife Rabri Devi is a welcome sign, as it gives out a message that there is no space for VVIP culture in a democracy.

  • UP: Lightning kills nine, CM Yogi announces ex-gratia
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , July 23 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of Rs. four lakhs each to the families of the nine deceased, killed due to lightning in different parts of the state.

  • Indore: Vendors deploy armed guards to protect tomatoes!
    Indore (Madhya Pradesh) , July 23 : With tomato prices' skyrocketing, it has become important in the whole sale vegetable market of Madhya Pradesh's Indore city, to guard the pricey vegetable.

  • Indonesia: Amid 'narcotics emergency', police ordered to shoot drug dealers
    London [UK], July. 23 : Amid a potential arcotics emergency being faced by Indonesia, President Joko Widodo, has ordered law enforcement officers to shoot drug traffickers.

  • Puducherry: Counselling for MBBS through CENTAC conducted today
    Puducherry , July 22 : The counselling for admission to MBBS through the government-run Centralised Admission Committee (CENTAC) was conducted on Saturday.

  • Vincent, arrested on charges of rape, abetment of suicide, blames CPM for indictment
    Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) , July 22 : Kerala Congress MLA M. Vincent, who was arrested on charges of rape, stalking and abetment of suicide of a 51-year-old woman, has blamed the Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) for the indictment.

  • AIU intercepts person with Narcotics kit at Mumbai airport
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , July 22 : Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) officers on Saturday intercepted a person over seizure of a Narcotics kit worth Rs. 2 crore at the Mumbai Airport.

  • Nagaland: Governor Acharya administers Oath of Office, Secrecy to ten Cabinet Ministers
    Kohima (Nagaland) , July 22 : Governor of Nagaland Padmanabha B. Acharya administered Oath of Office and Secrecy to ten Cabinet Ministers at a function held at Raj Bhavan's Durbar Hall here on Saturday.

  • Pakistan Defence Minister turns down speculations of new Prime Minister
    Lahore [Pakistan], July 22 : Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Saturday said that the talk of appointing a new Prime Minister is just a speculation.

  • Delhi: Girl nabs phone snatcher, three arrested
    New Delhi , July 22 : A 19-year-old girl, Lucky Malik, turned the tables on motorcycle-borne miscreants, who tried to snatch her mobile phone from Sector-5 Rohini in Delhi.

  • One killed, six injured in AC compressor blast in Uttarakhand
    Rudrapur (Uttarakhand) , July 22 : At least one person was killed and six labourers suffered injuries in an Air Conditioner compressor blast at a plywood factory in Uttarakhand's Rudrapur district on Saturday.

  • NLIU students accuse seniors of ragging, Proctoral Board starts probe
    Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) , July 22 : After two students of Bhopal's National Law Institute University (NLIU) filed complaints with the University Grants Commission (UGC)'s anti-ragging helpline against their seniors of indulging in ragging, sexual abuse and alcohol consumption on the campus, university Proctor Rajiv Khare said that the Proctoral Board has started the probe.

  • Bush Brothers and Company Recalls Certain Baked Beans in 28 Ounce Cans Due to a Can Seam Issue
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 22, 2017: In the news release, Bush Brothers and Company Recalls Certain Baked Beans in 28 Ounce Cans Due to a Can Seam Issue, issued 22-Jul-2017 by Bush Brothers and Company over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the sixth paragraph, first sentence, should read "BUSH'S BEST ORIGINAL BAKED BEANS 28 ounce with UPC of 0 39400 01614 4 and Lot Codes 6057S LC and 6057P LC with the Best By date of Jun 2019" rather than "Lot Codes 6057S LC and 6097P LC" as originally issued inadvertently.

  • Statement by Minister Qualtrough on the Closing of the Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) 
    TORONTO, July 22, 2017 : As the Toronto 2017 North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) come to a close and young Indigenous athletes celebrate together, I invite Canadians to join me in congratulating them on their accomplishments in sport and their contributions to their communities.

  • Turing Robot Serves as the Voice Assistance of Lenovo's New Concept Intelligent Home Device Smart Cast+
    SHANGHAI, July 22, 2017 : The Tech World Event of Lenovo was held in Shanghai on July 20th, 2017. AI played the biggest role this year.

  • Smriti Irani hits back at Rahul Gandhi for taking dig at Centre
    New Delhi , July 22 : A day after Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi slammed the Centre by digging out issues including the Rohith Vemula suicide case, Dadri lynching case and demonetisation drive, Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday mocked the former for 'all that he does.'

  • CoA chief clears doubts over Dravid's future, says he won't tour with senior team
    New Delhi , July 22 : BCCI Committee of Administrators (CoA) chief Vinod Rai on Saturday clarified doubts over Rahul Dravid's future, saying the former India skipper will not be available for the senior team's tours abroad due to his commitments with the India A and Under-19 sides.

  • Congress should take action, ensure Vincent resigns: CPM
    New Delhi , July 22 : Following the Kerala Congress MLA M. Vincent's arrest on charges of rape, stalking and abetment of suicide of a 51-year-old woman, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM) on Saturday stated that the Congress should take disciplinary action against him and ensure that he resigns from his post.

  • U.S. created ISIS, 'Mosul' goes to Iraqi forces: VP Maliki
    Baghdad [Iraq], July 22 : Iraq's Vice President Nouri al-Maliki said that recapture of Mosul is an achievement of the Iraqi army and not of the United States as America has contributed to the emergence of ISIS in the country.

  • Mumbai: Activists take to streets in support of RJ Malishka
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , July 22 : After popular RJ Malishka was asked to pay a fine of Rs. 10,000 for defaming the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) by posting a 'defamatory' video, a faction of activists on Saturday took to the streets as a mark of support to the former.

  • BCCI appoints Hemang Amin as IPL COO
    Mumbai , July 22 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday appointed Hemang Amin as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

  • This Monsoon, eat your way to a better health with these fruits
    By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi , Jul 22 : Monsoon is here! Whether you're dancing with joy or sulking at home to avoid the rains, it's that time of the year when a plate full of hot samosas and bhajjiyas is all you crave.

  • No problem in eating meat of animals other than cow: Ramdas Athawale
    Rajkot (Gujarat) , July 22 : Union Minister Ramdas Athawale on Saturday said that one should not eat cow meat, but can consume meat of other animals.

  • Indian cricket team to get new manager soon: BCCI
    New Delhi , July 22 : Board of Cricket Control for India (BCCI) acting president C.K. Khanna said that a new manager for the Indian Men's cricket team will be announced very soon.

  • Sushant Singh Rajput heads to NASA for his next
    New Delgi , July 22 : With the world celebrating the 48th anniversary of the first lunar landing, Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput is flying high in his own way.

  • Indian Army is capable to take on any enemy: Defense Expert
    New Delhi , July 22 : A defense expert on Saturday said Indian Army is capable to stand up to any enemy.

  • Design Bureau of Army visits Amity to foster close R and D linkages
    Noida (Uttar Pradesh) , July 22 : The Indian Army is striving to contribute to the Centre's "Make in India" mission by connecting with academia and industry directly.

  • No early elections in Afghanistan, Ghani govt. will complete its term: Danish
    Kabul [Afghanistan], July 22 : Criticising the new political coalition, Afghanistan's second vice President Sarwar Danish on Saturday said that "holding early elections or coups are impossible in the current situation" as they are a violation of the law.

  • Martial law extended in Philippines Mindanao
    Manila [Philippines], July 22 :The Philippines' Senate and the House of Representatives on Saturday voted in favour of President Rodrigo Duterte's request to extend martial law in Mindanao until December 31, 2017.

  • Court will decide whether I'm giving important facts or not, says Swamy
    New Delhi , July 22 : After Sunanda Pushkar's son questioned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy's locus standi in filing a plea in his mother's death case, the latter on Saturday said the court would take the decision regarding it.

  • BJP shrugs off Rahul-Nitish meeting, says 'Modi wave' will trounce everyone
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , July 23: With Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar meeting Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi yesterday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday downplayed the rendezvous saying no amount of meeting can help counter the 'Modi wave' sweeping the nation.

  • PM Modi holds farewell dinner for outgoing President Mukherjee
    New Delhi , July 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted a farewell dinner for outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday.

  • PM Trudeau goes 'desi' at BAPS mandir's 10th anniversary celebrations
    Toronto [Canada], July. 23 : Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attended the 10th anniversary of the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Toronto on Sunday, and hailed the temple as an architectural masterpiece and a place for communal harmony.

  • UP: 24 Kawariyas, four ITBP, two police personnel injured in stone-pelting
    Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh) , July 22 : As many as 24 Kawariyas, four Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel and two police personnel were injured after a community pelted stones on the group of devotees of Lord Shiva in the Khallam village of Aliganj Thana region here.

  • Nitish Kumar meets Rahul Gandhi amid speculations of rift in 'mahagathbandhan'
    New Delhi , July 22 : Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi at the latter's residence here on Saturday, in the backdrop of clouds of uncertainity hovering over the 'mahagathbandhan' in Bihar.

  • Sanjay Gandhi's alleged daughter files petition against 'Indu Sarkar' release
    New Delhi, July 22 : Priya Singh Paul, who claims to be the biological daughter of late Congress leader Sanjay Gandhi, has filed a writ petition at the Bombay High Court against the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) and the makers of 'Indu Sarkar' to put a stay on the release of Madhur Bhandarkar's upcoming film.

  • Delhi court directs police to register FIR against Star India on charges of cheating
    New Delhi , July 22 : Delhi's Patiala House Court on Saturday directed the Economic Offence Wing (EOW) of the Delhi Police to register an FIR against Star India Pvt. Ltd. (SIPL) and some of its top officials with others on a cheating complaint filed by Delhi-based Noida Software Technology Park Ltd (NSTPL).

  • CBI to investigate Simla rape case
    Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) , July 22 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday registered and took over the investigation of a rape and murder case of a minor girl and another case relating to the custodial death of one of the accused arrested by the local police in connection with the investigation in Himachal Pradesh's Simla.

  • RSS questions Rahul about what Cong. has done to resolve Kashmir issue
    New Delhi , July 22 : The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Saturday hit out at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for cornering the Centre over the Jammu and Kashmir unrest and appealed for cooperation to resolve the issue.

  • Egypt sentences 28 to death over prosecutor's killing
    Cairo [Egypt], July 22 : A Cairo criminal court on Saturday confirmed death sentences against 28 people over the killing of Egypt's public prosecutor in 2015 and handed jail term to 15 others of 25 years each.

  • Sonia Gandhi constitutes new team following Ambika Soni's resignation from Cong. Posts
    New Delhi , July 22 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday appointed former union minister Sushil Shinde and Ranjeet Ranjan as general secretary in-charge and secretary All India Congress Committee (AICC) respectively for Himachal Pradesh.

  • Sensitive issue, should be cautiously acted upon: Shatrughan Sinha on CAG report
    Patna (Bihar) , July 22 : After the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) flagged critical shortage of ammunition in the Indian Army, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shatrughan Sinha on Saturday stated that it's a sensitive issue, which should be spoken about and acted upon cautiously.

  • Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Congratulates Jerry Oleksiak on Nomination to Secretary of Labor and Industry
    HARRISBURG, Pa., July 22, 2017 : The officers of the Pennsylvania AFL-CIO, President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder, congratulate Jerry Oleksiak, President of the Pennsylvania State Education Association on his nomination as Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.

  • East Coast Wings and Grill Celebrates National Chicken Wing Day
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 22, 2017 : In honor of the 40th anniversary of National Chicken Wing Day, East Coast Wings + Grill will award each guest who orders wings on July 29th a voucher of 5 free wings on their next visit.

  • Modi Govt. taking defence lightly: Congress reacts to CAG report
    New Delhi , July 22 : The Congress on Saturday slammed the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central Government over the CAG report that highlighted the shortage of ammunition in the Indian Army, adding that the Centre is answerable for taking the security matter lightly.

  • Gujarat floods: Indian Army rescues 35 stranded people
    Gandhinagar (Gujarat) , July 22 : The Indian Army's Golden Katar Division personnel on Saturday rescued 35 people from flood in Surendranagar district's Kuda village and distributed food and medicines to aid the flood victims.

  • Truck kills child, injures two in Delhi
    New Delhi , July 22 : At least one child was killed and two persons suffered injuries after they were hit by a truck on Saturday in Delhi's Jahangirpuri area.

  • What's with this viral campaign 'Kishen Nirdosh Hai'?
    New Delhi , July 22 : Film promotions have started taking unique routes in order to captivate audience's attention.

  • Rahul Gandhi comes in firing line of BJP for Bengaluru barbs
    New Delhi July 22 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday came in the firing line of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for his barbs against the saffron brigade.

  • Highlights of Parliamentary committee recommendations for Transgenders
    By Onkareshwar Pandey, New Delhi July 22 : The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social Justice And Empowerment, headed by the Chairperson Ramesh Bais, in its report presented in the Lok Sabha has asked the Government to clearly define a transgender person.

  • Singapore's Deputy PM calls on PM Modi
    New Delhi , July22 : Singapore Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday in New Delhi.

  • Parliamentary panel's historic recommendations for Transgenders
    New Delhi July 22 : A transgender person should have the option to choose either 'man', 'woman' or 'transgender' as well as have the right to choose any of the options independent of surgery/hormones, the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment, headed by the Chairperson Ramesh Bais has recommended in its 43rd report presented in the Loksabha.

  • Taliban claims chief's son killed, Afghan says, they are in Pakistan
    Kabul [Afghanistan], July 22 : The Afghan government officials has dismissed the claims by the Taliban that the elder son of group's chief Mullah Hebatullah Akhundzada has died while carrying out a suicide attack in Greshk district of Helmand province.

  • India U-23 team have shown fantastic determination against Qatar: Constantine
    Doha [Qatar], July 22 : Plaudits are still flowing in for the gutsy performance put in by the India U-23 team against favourites Qatar in the second match of the AFC U-23 Qualifiers last evening.

  • Missing Indians in Mosul: Amit Shah defends Sushma, says search ops underway
    Jaipur (Rajasthan) , July 22 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Saturday defended External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj and said that the search operation of 39 missing Indians in Iraq's Mosul is underway and the Centre is not misleading the nation.

  • HWL semis: Indian eves stunned by Ireland, end campaign at eighth spot
    Johannesburg [South Africa], July 22 : The Indian Women's Hockey team scrabbled a 1-0 lead to give away two goals in the final quarter that set up a 2-1 win for Ireland in the 7th and 8th placing match here at the Women's Hockey World League Semi-Final on Saturday.

  • First Himachali film 'Saanjh' hits Internet
    New Delhi , Jul 22 : 'Saanjh,' the first Himachali film, is now available online at jltplex.com.

  • Seek, Discover and Explore at Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart this year
    New Delhi , July 22 : The fourth edition of Madhya Pradesh Travel Mart themed 'Seek-Discover-Explore' will be held at Bhopal from October 27 to 29.

  • TRAI in view of framework for data security, protection: R S Sharma
    New Delhi , July 22 : Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Chairman R S Sharma on Saturday said that the authority is in view of creating a framework for data privacy and protection, which will be specifically limited to the telecom sector.

  • Causes of severe antisocial behaviour may differ between sexes
    Washington D.C. [USA], Jul 22 : A recent study has paved the way for new sex-specific treatments after finding that the causes of severe antisocial behaviour may differ between boys and girls.