Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb.27 : The Taliban confirmed on Monday through a statement that one of its senior commanders had been killed in an air strike in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : Coming down heavily on the Congress for accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led NDA of suppressing the right to dissent in the nation in regard to the recent violent clashes in Ramjas College, the Centre today asserted that the very party which had imposed Emergency in the nation once, was giving sermons on freedom of expression.
Karachi (Sindh) [Pakistan): Sufism is the country's first line of defence against terrorism, said PPP Chairmain Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Monday.
Karachi [Pakistan], Feb.27 : Police in Karachi were Monday directed by an anti-terrorism court (ATC) to put the names of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) leaders Farooq Sattar, Khalid Maqbool and Amir Liaquat on the Exit Control List (ECL).
New Delhi, , Feb. 27 : Hinting towards foreign influence as a potential cause of the unrest in Delhi University's Ramjas College, Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir on Monday said the violence is a result of the students being influenced by foreign powers.
Los Angeles [California], Feb. 27 : After Oscars, now it's the Vanity Fair Oscar after-party where our Priyanka Chopra left jaws on the floor with her sleek and classy change into a Michael Kors gown.
Canberra [Australia], Feb.27 : Former Australian paceman Jason Gillespie has admitted that Australia would be tempted to recall Glenn Maxwell for the second Test against India despite a massive victory in Pune, which he describes as 'one of their best ever overseas'.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : E-commerce major Paytm announced the launch of its Paytm Mall app on Android on Monday.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb.27 : The Pakistan government has released over 430 billion rupees for different social sector development projects against a total allocation of 800 billion rupees, the Ministry of Planning release said Monday.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Going past the revolutionary Indian Budget 2017, where I did find that some key government initiatives like capping the maximum cash donation to Rs. 2, 000, steps to avoid money laundering and so on are noteworthy, I did feel that Bullion Trade reforms that were the key to the survival of industry did not come through.
Chennai, (Tamil Nadu), Feb. 27 : The Madras High Court on Monday issued notices to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E.K. Palanisamy, the Speaker of Assembly, Assembly Secretary and the Home Secretary to file counter affidavit by March 10.
London [UK], Feb. 27: The Baloch Cultural Association (BCA) held a conference at Birkbeck University in London.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : Bitcoin start-ups Zebpay, Unocoin, Coinsecure and Searchtrade jointly launched Digital Asset and Blockchain Foundation of India (DABFI) for the orderly and transparent growth of virtual currency market.
Los Angeles [California], Feb. 27 : After best actor, picture and director, here is our pick of the top five best-dressed celebrities at this year's Oscars red carpet.
Indore(Madhya Pradesh), Feb. 27: The Indore District Court on Monday awarded lifetime imprisonment to Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) mastermind Safdar Nagori and 11 other accused.
Kathmandu , Feb. 27: The National Seismological Centre (NSC) of Nepal recorded two aftershocks post the Gorkha region earthquake on Monday.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : Referring to the recent scuffle in Delhi University's Ramjas College, the Congress Party on Monday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led NDA of joining forces with the Sangh Parivar to unleash an assault on Indian democracy.
Deoria (Uttar Pradesh) , Feb. 27 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday told Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati that she can align with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at a time of her choosing, adding that she was the kind of machiavellian politician.
New Delhi, Feb. 27: The 89th annual Academy Awards became a platform to take a jibe at the U.S President Donald Trump and his recent policies.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : Music streaming service Saavn, today announced its expansion into original music with the worldwide release of 'Azaad Hu Mai,' a genre-defining track from underground hip-hop artist, Naezy.
Washington D.C. [US], Feb. 26 : Beware and get your stress treated, as a study warns people who suffer from long-term stress may be more prone to obesity.
New Delhi , Feb 27 : Global leader in payment solutions American Express on Monday announced the launch of Buyer Initiated Payments (BIP), an electronic payment platform linked to corporate card that reduces processing costs and offers extended payment terms compared to traditional invoice payments.
Los Angeles [United States], Feb.27 : Here are the 14 craziest moments that were witnessed at this year's 89th Oscars:
Mumbai, Feb 27 : Akshay Kumar and his Jolly LLB 2 continued to dominate the Box Office as it has earned Rs 110 crores so far till Sunday.
Kolkata, Feb 27 : The Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) has rescinded the directive from the Censor Board of Film Certification (CBFC) to cut ten seconds of the 'Miss You' music video of Friends of Linger, instead giving it a 'U/A' Certificate with no cuts. The video on same-sex love released on September 15, 2016 was originally given an 'A' Certificate by the board. This was appealed against resulting in the CBFC offering an U/A certificate with the condition that 10 seconds of the 4.55 minute had to be cut.
New Delhi, Feb 27 : Two quakes jolted Nepal on Monday.
Mumbai/Kolkata, Feb 27 : TataCLiQ.com has joined the launch celebrations of the Tata Hexa, the lifestyle utility vehicle from Tata Motors, as the online partner.
Mumbai, Feb 27 : Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt and actor Ranveer Singh have joined to share a special video where they are seen recreating their own dance steps for the popular Bollywood number 'Tamma Tamma'.
New Delhi, Feb 27 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday remembered Chandra Shekhar Azad on his death anniversary.
Mumbai, Feb 27 : The much acclaimed Mukti Bhawan will now release on Apr 7 in India.
New Delhi, , Feb. 27 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday expressed his complete support towards Lady Shri Ram College student Gurmehar Kaur, who has allegedly received rape threats over her social media campaign in support of students of the Delhi University following unrest in Ramjas College.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : Accenture is bringing to life the Accenture Innovation Architecture at Mobile World Congress to highlight the company's innovation-led approach for helping clients develop and deliver disruptive innovations, and to scale them faster.
New Delhi , Feb 27 : India's number one craft beer brand Witlinger has launched its authentic taste and flavors with the new initiative #NowRolling to enhance consumer knowledge about craft beer with an engaging impact on the Indian Craft Beer scene.
Washington D.C. [USA], Feb. 27 : Being a young mother, do you also feel sleep deprived and exhausted most of the times? Relax you are not alone, as a study finds that unlike men, night's sleep for women is affected by having children in the house.
Lahore [Pakistan], Feb.27 : Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has issued show-cause notices to a pilot and two others officials for loading seven extra passengers on a Karachi-Medina flight last month in a violation of air safety regulations.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : Droom, India's pioneering online automobile transactional marketplace, is riding high on the success of its Orange Book Value (OBV), an algorithm-based benchmark pricing engine, which has received over 100 million queries in 14 months.
New Delhi , Feb 27 : In line with the company's continued effort to strengthen and professionalize its management for achieving accelerated growth and business excellence, Intex Technologies, one of the leading consumer electronics major, has appointed S P Subramanian as Assistant Vice President - Sales (Mobile) to further strengthen its mobile business.
Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Feb.27 : Pakistan security forces have covered the further arrest of 91 suspects from across the country under the Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad counter-terrorism operations.
Karachi (Sindh) [Pakistan], Feb.27 : The Governor of Pakistan's Sindh province, Muhammad Zubair, has said that both Pakistan and China will stand to benefit from the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in both the short and long term.
New Delhi , Feb 27 : India's largest telecommunications services provider Bharti Airtel on Monday announced radical changes in its value proposition for domestic and international roaming as the customers will now be able to carry their numbers across India and the world and stay connected all the time without having to worry about high call/data charges.
New Delhi, Feb. 27 : At least seven people were killed in an attack on a prison bus in Colombo, according to local media reports.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Monday wrote to the Delhi Police seeking swift action against the miscreants who harassed Lady Shri Ram College student Gurmehar Kaur, whose social media campaign against the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) student organisation ABVP went viral.
Berlin [Germany], Feb.27 : The Embassy of India, Berlin organized second Diaspora event over the weekend at the embassy in which several Indian associations and prominent members of Diaspora, besides representatives of 16 student associations participated.
Deoria (Uttar Pradesh) , Feb.27 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop protecting absconding liquor baron Vijay Mallya, and instead do something for the poor, deprived and farmers of Uttar Pradesh.
New Delhi , Feb 27 : Leading stand alone health insurer, Apollo Munich Health Insurance is expanding its footprint across the country with its latest bancassurance tie up with state-owned Dena Bank, to distribute customized health insurance and personal accident policies to the bank's 20 million customers nationwide.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 (ANI-BusinessWire India): Vivek Chaand Sehgal of the Motherson Sumi Systems Limited (MSSL), the flagship company of Samvardhana Motherson Group (SMG), was today named the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2016.
Mau (Uttar Pradesh) , Feb. 27 : Emphasising that India under the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) rule is scaling newer heights, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that a languishing Uttar Pradesh can only develop if a stable BJP is elected to power.
Imphal (Manipur) Feb. 27 : Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Monday said that 70 years of Congress rule was responsible for the emergence of militant groups in Manipur.
Deoria (Uttar Pradesh) , Feb. 27 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday told Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati that she can align with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at a time of her choosing, adding that she was the kind of Machiavellian politician.
New Delhi , Feb. 27 : After what can be considered as the Academy Awards' biggest mistake, PricewaterhouseCoopers, the official accountant firm of the event, issued a statement on the embarrassing mix-up, in which Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway read 'La La Land' as the 'Best Picture,' instead of the actual winner, 'Moonlight.'
New Delhi , Feb.27 : Ace Indian shooters Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai on Monday clinched the gold medal in the 10m Air Pistol mixed team event here at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup.
New Delhi , Feb 27 : Seclore, the leader in Enterprise Rights Management (ERM), today announced the latest release of its flagship data-centric security Solution. New capabilities offered provide a more seamless experience for both the sender and recipient.
London/New Delhi Feb 27 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who is on an official visit to the United Kingdom (UK) opened the market at London Stock Exchange on Monday.
Marseille, Feb 27 : French Tennis star Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defeated countryman Lucas Pouille to clinch his third Open 13 Marseille title on Sunday.
Kolkata, Feb 27 : JIS College of Engineering is on its way to creating history.
Patna, Feb 27 : The Bihar Assembly on Monday saw noisy scenes on the issue of question paper leak in the Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) clerical examination, media reported.
Mumbai, Feb 27 : Phillauri's new song is love ballad to soothe a person's soul.
New Delhi, Feb 27 : Delhi Police arrested Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Rajesh Rishi's brother on an assault case, media reported on Monday.
Dhaka, Feb 27 : A fire broke out at a shoe factory in Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Monday, media reports said.
New Delhi, Feb 27 : American Express, a global leader in payment solutions, has done just that by announcing the launch of Buyer Initiated Payments (BIP), an electronic payment platform linked to Corporate Card that reduces processing costs and offers extended payment terms compared to traditional invoice payments.