Patna (Bihar), Mar. 24: President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said civil societies should come forward to meet challenges for social and economic development of states like Bihar and Jharkhand.
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar.24 : A case has been registered against Congress leader V. Hanumantha Rao in Hyderabad's Saifabad Police Station under Sections 353, 294-B and 504 of the Indian Penal code (IPC) for shouting at a Telangana police officer.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : After being barred by all the airlines, Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad who assaulted Air India staff member took a train to Mumbai on Friday.
New Delhi , Mar.24 : Emphasizing the significance of technology, Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat on Friday asked the industrialists and academicians to come up with robust yet technologically compatible solutions, adding that the Indian Army would fight its wars in varied terrain and weather conditions.
Hazaribagh (Jharkhand) , Mar.24 : As many as six Border Security Force (BSF) personnel were injured during field firing at Hazaribagh on Friday.
Etawah (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar.24 : Asserting that there is no problem with ban on slaughter houses, the Forest Department of Uttar Pradesh's Etawah Wild Life Safari Park on Friday said the lions are fed with goat's meet.
New Delhi , Mar.24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated Odisha-born world renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik for registering his name in the Guinness Book of Records by creating world's tallest sandcastle on Puri sea beach on February 10.
Guwahati, Mar 24 : : Security forces have apprehended a NSCN (K) militant from Arunachal Pradesh's Changlang district on Friday morning.
Mumbai, Mar 24 : Paragon Partners Growth Fund - I on Friday announced the successful completion of two new investment transactions aggregating to INR 100 crore (approximately US$ 15 million).
Jaipur, Mar 24 : Against the backdrop of renewed efforts to control tuberculosis (TB) worldwide, the need to ponder upon the improved methods to estimate the public health impact of TB programs is quintessential. The nation has stepped progressively in 2017 but, after 50 years of TB control activities, the disease still remains a major health challenge in India. Tuberculosis falls under the category of curable and eradicable diseases. Yet, despite a drastic decline in the disease burden of TB in the past decade the disease continues to affect a sizable section of population in rural and urban belts of the country. On account of World Tuberculosis day, The IIHMR University Jaipur shares important insights and its contribution in TB prevention and control at national and regional level.
New Delhi, Mar 24 : In India, adoption of advanced business digital technologies can lead to increase in revenues by up to 27%, increase in employment by up to 84% and enhanced access to international markets by up to 65% for small and medium business (SMBs), according to ASSOCHAM-Deloitte joint study.
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Mar. 24 : A suicide bomber was killed while trying to carry out an attack on police outpost near Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport intersection in Dhaka on Friday evening.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : Supporting superstar Rajinikanth's decision to take part in a charity event in Sri Lanka's Jaffna, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said rather than condemning this act, the anti- national elements should take part in this initiative.
Hyderabad (Telangana), Mar. 24 : A Hyderabad court on Friday granted conditional bail to Swami Aseemanad in 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case, paving way for his release from jail after seven years.
Geneva [Switzerland], Mar. 24 : The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday decided to send an independent international fact-finding mission to Myanmar to investigate alleged human rights violations in the country, against the ethnic Rohingya Muslims in particular.
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh), Mar. 24 : On the occasion of World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, the global community have joined hands in observing this day and fighting against the disease.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday had a telephonic conversation with his Britain counterpart Theresa May and expressed India's solidarity and conveyed deepest condolences for victims of the terror attack in London.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Mar 24 : After meeting Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today, Secretary of the Indian Medical Association (IMA), Dr Parthiv Sanghvi asserted that they have promised to fulfil demands of providing adequate security in all hospitals.
New Delhi, Mar.24 : Reacting sharply to 'The New York Times' editorial that criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to appoint Yogi Adityanath as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday said the paper's wisdom to doubt 'democratic exercises' and write such piece was 'questionable'.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : Mohammad Faisal, known as 'memory boy' who won Guinness World record four times for India in the category of "Most Countries identified from Capital Cities in One Minute" is all set to break another record in December this year.
New Delhi , Mar 24 : WPP -Kantar's brand, communications and media research unit Kantar Millward Brown conducted its annual Media Conclave 2017 in Mumbai. This year's Media Conclave focused on the impact of various media Ad Formats on campaign performances. The conclave played host to some of the country's top most Marketing, Media and Media Insights leads.
New Delhi, Mar 24 : President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated a Conference on "Bihar and Jharkhand: Shared History to Shared Vision' today (March 24, 2017) in Patna, Bihar.
Mumbai, Mar 24 :Mohammed Shami and Shreyas Iyer have been added to the Indian squad for the Test match against Australia in Dharamsala, the BCCI confirmed on Friday.
Mumbai, Mar 24 : One of India''s most popular music composer duo, Meet Bros. are back with a new song called 'Dil Hua Besharam' from Neeraj Pandey's upcoming film Naam Shabana.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday said India has urged the United States to provide details of the cases of 271 illegal immigrants whom Washington wants New Delhi to take back.
New Delhi , March, 24 : Praising the Supreme Court collegium for standing strong in declining every contentious clause in the new Memorandum of Procedure (MoP) which Narendra Modi-led government was pushing to be included and overcoming differences with the government over the judges' appointment, Justice Narendra Chapalgaonkar, a former judge of the Bombay High Court, has expressed hope that the national security clause to determine their selection does not take a political colour.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : After a long wait, finally Poorna Malavath will watch the movie made on her experience of climbing Mount Everest just at the age of 13, titled 'Poorna: Courage Has No Limit,' tonight.
New Delhi Mar. 24 : Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan today launched MoPNG e-Seva, which is a grievance redressal platform for the customers regarding to petroleum and gas sector.
New Delhi , Mar 24 : International Monetary Fund (IMF) which has 189 countries as member for Global Monetery co-operation in its conference called the Indian Government to share the success story of Demonetisation.
New York [USA], Mar. 24 : A Hawaii federal judge, who ruled against U.S. President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, has received threat messages, the FBI said.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : Union Labour and Employment Minister Bandaru Dattatreya on Friday while appreciating the initiative of the Union Cabinet to establish a constitutional commission for the upliftment of the backward classes said that the demand was pending from long time and it is good that now some steps have been taken on it.
Raichur (Karnataka) , Mar.24 : In what may come as a shock, Kurma Rao, the Chief Executive Officer of the Raichur Zilla Panchayat in Karnataka, was recently filmed being carried across a drain by two people, ostensibly as he did not want to get his shoes and pants wet.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : The Indian Navy once again successfully conducted maiden trial firing of newly installed Surface-to-Air missile system from aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Mar. 24 : Television actress Shilpa Shinde, who used to play the role of Angoori devi in 'Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai' has filed an FIR against the show's producer and accused him of sexual assault.
New Delhi/Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Mar. 24 : The Shiv Sena on Friday came out to defend MP Ravindra Gaikwad who has been facing sharp criticism for hitting an Air India staffer over a sitting arrangement and said that everyone loses their temper at some point of time.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) , Mar 24 : A 10-year-old boy, Sreyansh who is suffering from Progeria was made chairman of the Madhya Pradesh State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (MPSCPCR) for a day on Friday.
Dhaka, Mar 24 : A suicide attack took place near police check post outside Dhaka International Airport in Bangladesh half an hour ago on Friday, according to media reports.
Toronto, Mar 24 : The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) announced that all future trips to United States had been banned allowing only already planned trips to proceed, media reports said
New Delhi, Mar 24 : Minister of Defence, Finance and Corporate Affairs Arun Jaitley handed over three Naval Systems indigenously developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) to the Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Sunil Lanba here on Friday.
Kolkata, Mar 24 : Volvo Auto India on Friday announced there will be a revision of prices across its car range.
New Delhi , Mar.24 : Urging global community to eradicate terrorism, President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said there can be no justification for terrorism under any circumstances, adding that the international community must work together.
Hazratganj (Uttar Pradesh), Mar. 24 : An FIR has been registered in Uttar Pradesh's Hazratganj against filmmaker and Farah Khan's husband Shirish Kunder for his tweet against Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
Moscow [Russia], Mar. 24 : Russian President Vladimir Putin has said Kremlin is not seeking to influence the presidential race in France, but has the right to meet with representatives of the country's political parties.
New Delhi , Mar.24 : The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Sena on Friday held a protest in a unique way against Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad' for assaulting Air India staffer Sukumar with slipper.
Kochi (Kerala) , Mar 24 : A shocking incident has come to light wherein it has been found that a 12-year-old boy has become the youngest father.
New Delhi , Mar.24 : In what could be termed as a blame game, Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad on Friday submitted a complaint against Air India before the Delhi Police alleging that he was pushed and yelled on.
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) , Mar.24 : A day after a woman was found dead in her house in New Jersey, her mother alleged that extra marital affair of his son-in-law could be the reason of the murder of her daughter.
New Delhi , March, 24 : Union Defence and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday handed over the systems developed by the Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory ( NPOL), the only Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) lab in Kerala, to Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba at an event in Delhi.
New Delhi , Mar. 24 : The Enforcement Directorate on Friday issued show cause notices to M/s. Knight Riders Sports Pvt. Ltd. (KRSPL), Guari Khan, Director of M/s. KRSPL, Shah Rukh Khan and Juhi Chawla under Rule 4(1) of Foreign Exchange Management (Adjudication Proceedings and Appeal Rules), 2000.
Jodhpur (Rajasthan) , Mar. 24 : The Rajasthan High Court on Friday banned former Alwar MP Bhanwar Jitendra Singh and former Jaipur MP Mahesh Joshi from staying in any government accommodation or guest houses.
New Delhi, Mar 24 : Urgent need to foster "Make in India for India" in Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API )manufacturing to capitalize on the lost market share, reduce our dependency on China and establish self-sustainability, reveals the ASSOCHAM-Sathguru joint study.
New Delhi, Mar 24 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh received the 9-Member Russian delegation led by the Director of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation (FSB), Alexander Bortnikov here today.
London/New Delhi, Mar 24 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called British Prime Minister Theresa May to express solidarity following terrorist attack in London this week.
Seoul [South Korea], Mar. 24 : South Korea on Friday protested Japan's history textbooks for high school, which reflect Tokyo's repeated territorial claims to a pair of rocky islets lying halfway between the two countries.
Hyderabad (Telangana) Mar. 24 : Lambasting a police officer for not allowing him to hold a press conference in Hyderabad, Congress leader V. Hanumantha Rao has accused Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao of dictatorship, adding the people are prohibited from expressing themselves.
Manila [Philippines], Mar. 24 : Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte while looking forward to his second trip to China this May to attend the "One Belt, One Road" Summit said on Friday said that he can 'choose friends who are kind and understanding'.
New Delhi , Mar.24 : In the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has said that it took up the matter with Washington to ensure the welfare of Indian diaspora, adding that the Indian consulate is in dialogue with the concerned authorities there.
Karachi [Pakistan], Mar.24 : Discarded batsman Sharjeel Khan has appeared before the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) Anti-Corruption Tribunal (ACT) at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) as part of the ongoing investigation into the Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing scandal.
New Delhi Mar. 24 : The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday said the Indus Water Treaty mandates the Commissioners of India and Pakistan to meet once in a year, adding it is incumbent to fulfill all obligations as part of the treaty.
Amritsar (Punjab), Mar. 24 : Asserting that Navjot Singh Sidhu's participation as a celebrity-judge on a popular TV show even after becoming a Cabinet Minister in Punjab is not against law, Navjot Kaur Sidhu said that he is doing some extra labour for his daughter's bright career, adding that higher authorities should take legal action against those running office of profit or indulging in corruption.