• Shiv Sena MP moves notice in LS on Gaikwad issue
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Shiv Sena MP Anandrao Adsul on Wednesday moved a notice on his colleague Ravindra Gaikwad's issue in Lok Sabha, who was barred from travelling from any flight after he hit an Air India staffer with his slipper over an argument of sitting arrangement.

  • Just 100 grams of protein daily reduces heart disease, cancer risk in old age: study
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 29 : For a longer life, eat higher proportion of carbohydrates - grains, pulses, vegetables, sweet potato - and about 100 grams of protein in middle-age daily to cut the chances of heart disease, cancer and other diseases in old age, suggests a study.

  • African woman slapped in Noida
    Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 29 : Three days after four Nigerian nationals were attacked, an African woman has been allegedly thrashed in Greater Noida.

  • ShopClues,Droom to invest Rs. 20 Crore in start-ups by December 2017
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : India's 'star serial entrepreneur' Sandeep Aggarwal announced plans of investing Rs. 20 Crore in up to 12 start-ups by the end of this year, in the areas of healthcare, tech and retail.

  • Bulandshahr gang rape case: SC to continue hearing on Apr. 20
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : The Supreme Court will continue hearing the arguments on the Bulandshahr gang rape case on April 20.

  • Brazil close in on World Cup berth post Paraguay drubbing
    Sao Paulo [Brazil], Mar.29 : Star striker Neymar continued his fine run of form as Brazil virtually booked their place in next year's World Cup with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Paraguay in the qualifying clash at home here on Wednesday.

  • Artificial Intelligence crucial for banks to transform customer experience: Accenture
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : According to Accenture's latest report, banks should use artificial intelligence (AI) to help understand the intentions and emotions of customers and enable better interactions.

  • India will be delighted to welcome Malaysian PM: PM Modi
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that India will be delighted to welcome Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak to the country, adding that his counterpart's visit will boost relations between the two countries.

  • Jaitley moves four GST Bill for consideration in Lok Sabha
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday moved the four Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill in the Lok Sabha for consideration.

  • NPP condemns Budgam incident, hits out at Mehbooba Mufti
    Srinagar/New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Condemning the recent Budgam encounter, the National Panthers Party (NPP) on Wednesday criticised Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and ¬said imposing Governor rule appears to be the only option before the administration.

  • Nadal fends off Mahut to reach Miami quarters
    Miami [Florida], Mar.29 : Fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal booked his place in the quarter-finals of the Miami Open after registering straight sets victory over veteran Nicolas Mahut in the men's singles event here on Wednesday.

  • Centre says no proposal to enhance MPLAD fund
    New Delhi , Mar.29 : The Centre has no plans to increase the component of MPLAD fund, Minister of Statistics and Programme Implementation D.V.Sadananda Gowda told Shimla Member of Parliament Virender Kashyap recently.

  • Teens who smoke pot at 15 or below may suffer memory loss, respiratory diseases
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 29 : A team of Canadian researchers has found that teenagers, who begin smoking pot as early as 15 or younger, may suffer long-term cognitive impairment, memory loss, physical illnesses and respiratory diseases.

  • JD (U) rebuffs reports of talks with BJP to rejoin NDA
    Patna (Bihar) , Mar. 29 : Dubbing the reports that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar may join hands with the NDA as 'impossible and baseless', the Janata Dal (United) on Wednesday said their alliance is strong and is working for Bihar's development.

  • Delhi: Engineering student attempts suicide by jumping from his hostel premises
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : A 19-year-old Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) student from Ranchi attempted to commit suicide in wee hours of Wednesday morning by jumping from his hostel premises.

  • Opple launches 'Twinkle Star' - an innovative light for children
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Opple, a global integrated lighting solutions company and one of world's Leading LED Lighting brand launched a unique and innovatively designed light, Twinkle Star. This is Opple's newest addition to their range of home luminaries.

  • India football coach Constantine hails team's fighting spirit
    Yangon [Myanmar], Mar. 28 : India registered their first win of the AFC Asian Cup Qualifying campaign with a 1-0 triumph against Myanmar in a hard fought contest, courtesy of a fluent counterattack in the 90thminute of the match through the flanks by Udanata Singh, which was finally bundled home by Sunil Chhetri.

  • Case registered against IRMA director for sexually harassing professor
    Anand (Gujarat) , Mar. 29 : A case has been registered against the director of Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) after a professor complained of sexual harassment.

  • Delhi HC dismisses Swaraj India's plea of allotting common symbol
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed the plea of Yogendra Yadav-led Swaraj India challenging the Election Commission's decision to not allot the common symbol to contest upcoming municipal corporations elections.

  • Shraddha Kapoor turns herself into 'Haseena' perfectly
    New Delhi , Mar.29 : Shraddha Kapoor has proved time and again that she has the knack of getting into the skin of the character she portrays.

  • J-K: Terrorist who snatched rifle surrenders before police
    Shopian (Jammu and Kashmir) , Mar. 29 : The terrorist who had snatched a rifle from a PSO in Jammu has surrendered before the police in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian.

  • What is Ranveer Singh mixing now-a-days?
    New Delhi , Mar.29 : Ranveer Singh does it again; he again manages to up the level of curiosity amongst his fans.

  • Witness the supreme achievement of 19th century classicism 'Swan Lake'
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : PyotrIlyich Tchaikovsky's classical ballet 'Swan Lake', one of classical ballet's most beloved pieces, is set to come alive on the Indian stage as NavrasaDuende, a leading production house, announces to collaborate with Moscow-based Royal Russian Ballet and enthral the Indian audience.

  • iRobot upgrades iRobot HOME App, expands customer base in India
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Home robotics aggregator iRobot announced updates to the iRobot HOME App that expands the value of connected Roomba vacuuming robots within the smart home for their customer base in India.

  • Big-B to Shahid-Mira, here're the big wins at 'Hello! Hall of Fame Awards 2017'
    New Delhi , Mar.29 : From Amitabh Bachchan to Rekha to Hrithik Roshan to Ajay Bijli- 'Hello! Hall of Fame Awards 2017' brought the who's who from Bollywood, business and different other genre of the society under one roof last night.

  • PM Modi likely to visit U.S. later this year: White House
    Washington D. C. [USA], Mar. 29 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Washington later this year.

  • Akhilesh Yadav elected as SP legislature party leader
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 29 : Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav was unanimously elected as the leader of Samajwadi Party Vidhan Mandal Dal.

  • Women activist demands counselling for Hassan
    New Delhi , Mar 29 : Women activist Ranjana Kumari on Wednesday asserted that Congress leader M.M.Hassan should be sent for counselling under a medical practitioner who could enlighten the politician that there is nothing pure or impure in regard with menstruation.

  • China, Philippines to hold consultations on South China Sea issue in May
    Beijing [China], Mar. 29 : China and the Philippines will hold the first meeting of a bilateral consultation mechanism on the South China Sea issue in May.

  • M.M. Hassan should think before making such immature, regressive comments: BJP
    Mumbai ,Mar 29 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday slammed Congress leader M.M. Hassan for his remarks against menstruating women and asked him to think before making such immature comments.

  • India's electricity exports to Bangladesh has increased 2.8 times in last three years
    Dhaka [Bangladesh], Mar. 29 : India has become a net exporter of electricity from being a net importer of electricity as the country exported 5,798 million units of electricity to Bangladesh, Nepal and Myanmar this year, according to an official release.

  • Sumit draws inspiration from hockey stars Sardar, Manpreet
    Bengaluru , Mar.29 : 20-year-old Sumit from Sonepat, who has recently been included in the Indian senior men's camp, has revealed that he looks to stalwart players like Sardar Singh, Manpreet Singh, Sreejesh, SV Sunil among others for some inspiration.

  • Adityanath moves into his official residence
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 29 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday moved into his official residence at 5, Kalidas Marg in Lucknow.

  • Revolutionary GST bill will ensure free movement of goods across the country: Jaitley
    New Delhi , Mar 29 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday called the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill revolutionary, saying it will benefit all with the free movement of goods across the country.

  • Bangladesh Police detains four New JMB militants in Dhaka
    Dhaka [Bangladesh], Mar. 29 : Four members of a new faction of the banned militant outfit Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (New JMB) were detained by the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) from Dhaka's Dohar area.

  • Home Credit India retains market leadership in small ticket consumer durable loans category for Oct to Dec 2016
    New Delhi , Mar 29 : Home Credit, one of the fastest growing NBFCs in India that has completed five years of operations in the country has emerged as the market leader in small ticket size loans.

  • GoDaddy launches new website builder for small businesses in India
    New Delhi , Mar 29 : GoDaddy, the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures, today announced the launch of GoDaddy's new Website Builder combining a mobile optimized website builder with an integrated set of marketing and e-commerce tools, making it easy for small businesses in India to attract visitors and drive results.

  • India won't allow violence to spread in J-K: Hansraj Ahir
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Alleging that the youth of Kashmir have been provoked by Pakistan's terrorism, Minister of State (Mos) for Home Hansraj Ahir on Wednesday said India will not allow any violence to spread in the valley.

  • Act against anything illegal: Baba Ramdev
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 29 : Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev on Wednesday praised the Uttar Pradesh Government for its decision to close all illegal slaughter house.

  • NGT adjourns Ganga cleaning matter for tomorrow
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday adjourned the Ganga cleaning matter for tomorrow.

  • Want to dress sexily in office? Do it!, You'll look more intelligent, faithful
    London [UK], Mar. 29 : Ladies, do not hesitate to put on your sexy, body hugging clothes to office any more.

  • 10 best SaaS-based B2B platforms in India
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : The use of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform by B2B e-commerce majors has seen a significant rise in India. The companies are using it for all key operations to increase efficiency, be it their IT work or any other industry process. Apart from saving time and money, it provides user-friendly accessibility and hosting. Companies which provide SaaS are now well funded and are capable of leading the race.

  • Drinking tea may prevent you from diabetes
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 29 : After understanding the health benefits of a cup of tea, a study finds that drinking tea can prevent diabetes.

  • Court adjourns hearing on framing charges against ISIS suspect till Apr. 13
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Mar. 29 : A special NIA court in Mumbai on Wednesday adjourned the hearing on framing charges against ISIS suspect Arib Majeed till April 13.

  • Astana Expo-2017 road show held in Delhi
    New Delhi , Mar.29 : With less than three months to go for Expo-2017, an international exposition scheduled to take place between June 10 and September 10, 2017 in Astana, Kazakhstan, the Embassy of Kazakhstan in India and two leading tour operators of India and Kazakhstan --Sayat Travel (Kazakhstan) and Salvia Travels Pvt. Ltd. (India) - organised a road show on the theme "Travel the Great Silk Road and visit Astana Expo-2017" here.

  • Back in Indian hockey camp,Rohidas hoping to make the cut
    Bengaluru , Mar.29 : More than two years since his last call-up for the national camp, 23-year-old Amit Rohidas is on a comeback trail after a formidable performance in the backline for 2017 Coal India Hockey India League champions Kalinga Lancers.

  • Indian Army Chief to be conferred with Nepal Army honorary title today
    By Binod Prasad Adhikari, Kathmandu [Nepal], Mar. 29 : Indian Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat will be conferred with honorary General's rank of the Nepal Army on Wednesday.

  • Yakult Danone India introduces Shilpa Shetty Kundra as new brand ambassador
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Yakult Danone India Pvt. Ltd., a joint venture between Yakult Honsha, Japan and Groupe Danone, France, both global leaders in probiotics, announced Bollywood celebrity Shilpa Shetty Kundra as their new Brand Ambassador.

  • Karnataka to form rules for media is not healthy in democratic setup: BJP
    Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Mar. 29 : A day after Karnataka house panel decided to form rules for media, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said regulating media is not healthy in a democratic setup and requested the Assembly Speaker to relook into his decision.

  • DataWind launches Punjabi Education Tablet 'VidyaTab-Punjabi' in India
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : DataWind announced its collaboration with Vismaad Inc., the leading developer of educational and animated Punjabi content, to launch the first ever Punjabi education Tablet, Vidya-Tab Punjabi in India.

  • Construction of mosque in Ayodhya is a matter of ego for Muslims: Vinay Katiyar
    Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 29 : Welcoming the Supreme Court's proposal to mediate on the Ram Temple issue, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vinay Katiyar has said the saffron party is ready to end the matter, adding that the construction of the temple here is not any ordinary issue for the Muslim community but a war of ego.

  • itel launches 4G VoLTE enabled smartphone, Wish A41
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Aiming to strengthen its 4G portfolio to support the government's 'Digital India' initiative, itel Mobile from Transsion Holdings launched Wish A41, a 4G VoLTE-enabled smartphone.

  • Scottish Parliament votes in favour of second independence referendum
    Scotland, Mar. 29 : First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon has won a key vote for a second independence referendum, triggering accusations from British ministers that her demands are premature.

  • Sumitra Mahajan to present footballs to Parliamentarians
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : In a unique gesture, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan will on Wednesday present footballs to all MPs of both Houses of Parliament at a function near the Gandhi statue at Parliament.

  • SC to hear pleas against closure of liquor shops along highways
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : The Supreme Court will on Wednesday a batch of petitions filed by several state governments seeking modification of its order banning liquor shops within 500 metres of State and National Highways across the country.

  • J-K: Terrorists open fire outside police officer's residence in Kulgam
    Kulgam (Jammu and Kashmir) , Mar. 29 : Terrorists opened fire outside the residence of a senior police officer in Khudwani area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam.

  • Thousands sign petition for Melania to move to WH or pay for Trump Tower security
    London [UK], Mar. 29 : Thousands of people have signed a petition calling for First Lady of the United States Melania Trump to move into the White House or to foot the security bill for staying in the Trump Tower in New York.

  • U.S. concerned over 'irregularities' in no-confidence motion in Maldives Parliament
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : The United States has expressed its concerns over the irregularities, ?which it said impeded a free and fair vote in the Maldives Parliament, during the no-confidence motion against speaker Abdulla Maseeh.

  • Terrorists being supplied across border to disrupt peace in Kashmir: BJP
    New Delhi , Mar 29 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said that the recently concluded encounter in Budgam district of Kashmir clearly depicts that supply of terrorists from across the border is continuing to disrupt the tranquility in the valley.

  • Mehbooba must not promote dialogue with separatist: Kashmir Activist
    New Delhi , Mar. 29 : Kashmiri activist Sushil Pandit on Wednesday urged that Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Government must not promote the idea of talks with separatist leaders.