• India held by Iraq at AFC U-16 Championship
    Kathmandu [Nepal], Sept 24 : India on Sunday held defending Asian Champions Iraq to a goalless draw in a Group D encounter in the AFC Under -16 Championship Qualifiers at the Halchowk Stadium in Kathmandu.

  • PM Modi has done nothing for the common man: Congress
    New Delhi , Sept 24 : The Congress Party on Sunday castigated Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' address and his emphasis on empowering the common man asserting that the track record from the past three years shows that they were the worst affected under the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) regime.

  • HP: Earthquake of magnitude 3.6 hits Chamba
    Chamba (Himachal Pradesh) , Sept 24 : An earthquake of magnitude 3.6 jolted the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday, at 4:36 p.m.

  • Peppy title track of 'Golmaal Again' out
    New Delhi , Sep 24 : After entertaining audience with the trailer, now the makers of upcoming Bollywood flick 'Golmaal Again' have released a peppy title track of the movie.

  • Preemies likelier to have sleep problems than full-term children
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 24 : A new study has recently revealed that healthy preterm children have more medical sleep problems like nocturnal movement, restlessness during the night and breathing problems than full-term children.

  • Secret Superstar's upcoming song set to release in Baroda tomorrow!
    New Delhi, , Sep 24 : Aamir Khan Production's upcoming flick 'Secret Superstar' helmed by Aamir Khan is all set to release its yet another song from the film.

  • Islamabad interested in missile programs, not in pure research: Pak columnist
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Sept. 24 : A Pakistani columnist and writer has said Islamabad is only interested in taking it missile programmes forward to realize its military goals, and not keen to instill a sense of curiosity about science in educational institutions and in students.

  • Difficult to understand potential unless implemented: Jaitley on bullet trains
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday highlighted the potential of bullet trains in regenerating the economy, but cautioned that unless real implementation takes place, nobody would have any idea about these benefits.

  • Stressed over relocating to new city? Say no more!
    New Delhi , Sept 24 : Moving from one city to another can be a tedious task, particularly when the new destination is one you're not too familiar with. However, the age of smartphones has certainly helped ease the stress of relocating.

  • Travel Advisory for Indian Nationals travelling to Bali
    Bali [Indonesia], September 24 : The Indonesian authorities have raised the alert level to IV for a Bali volcano Mount Agung amid fears that it could erupt at any time as the tremors recorded has increased due to continued volcanic and seismic activity in and around the mountain.

  • Nestle 'KitKat Dessert Delight' now available on Bigbasket
    New Delhi , Sept 24 : FMCG major Nestle announced the launch of its KitKat Dessert Delight on popular online food and grocery store Bigbasket, thus, extending its presence online.

  • Didn't vote? You may be doubting your wisdom of choice
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 23 : A study has recently revealed that the people, especially older adults, who vote during elections are happier about their choices than non-voters.

  • Voting underway as Merkel seeks fourth term as German Chancellor
    Berlin [Germany], Sept.24 :Germany will hold federal elections on Sunday to choose a chancellor for the next four years.

  • AP CM Chandrababu Naidu to address senior IAS officers on Sept 25
    Mussoorie (Uttrakhand) , September 24 : Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu, has been invited to speak on 'Next Level Competency' and to explain the 'Post Bifurcation - Growth Success of Andhra Pradesh' at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) in Mussoorie on September 25.

  • Congress Shashi Tharoor hails Sushma Swaraj's 'strong' reply to Pakistan
    New Delhi , Sep 24 : Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Sunday praised External External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's speech slamming Pakistan during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session and said she was justified in giving a befitting reply to Islamabad.

  • `Saksham Pedal Delhi` to be held on Nov. 5
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) will organise 'Saksham Pedal Delhi', a premier mass-cycling event on

  • Have tried to keep Mann Ki Baat away from politics: PM Modi
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that he has tried to keep his monthly radio address Mann Ki Baat away from politics.

  • Five apps that empowered content creation, social entertainment
    New Delhi , Sept 24 : In the recent past, a lot of emphasis has been placed on content, particularly in the social entertainment sector.

  • Sonipat school gangrape: Victim writes to PM seeking justice
    Sonipat (Haryana), September 24 : A female student of Om Public School here, who was allegedly gangraped by two school staffers, has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealing for justice.

  • Army Aviation Squadron organises 'Op Sadbhavana' to encourage young minds
    Sharifabad (Jammu and Kashmir) , September 24: As a part of 'OP Sadhbhavna' initiative, 663 Army Aviation Squadron (R and O) undertook a demonstration at Army Aviation Base in Sharifabad in a bid to motivate and encourage young minds about Indian Army.

  • Trump threatens North Korean FM for echoing 'Little Rocket Man's thoughts
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Sept. 24 : After hearing North Korean Foreign Minister's speech at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, United States President Donald Trump took to Twitter to threaten Ri Yong Ho for speaking for Kim Jong Un.

  • Army busts terrorist hideout in Handwara
    Handwara (Jammu and Kashmir) , Sept. 24 : The Indian Army on Sunday busted a terrorist hideout in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara District and seized a large cache of explosive material and ammunition, including an anti-aircraft gun.

  • Australia wins toss, elects to bat in Indore ODI
    Indore (Madhya Pradesh) , Sept. 24 : Australia have elected to bat after winning the toss against India in the third one-day international match that is being played between the two sides at the Holkar Stadium in Indore today.

  • There will be soccer fever all around as India set to host FIFA under 17 World Cup: PM Modi
    New Delhi , Sep 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said there will be soccer fever across India as it is set to host the FIFA Under 17 World Cup later this year.

  • Right for Sarfaraz to be Pak captain in all formats, says Azhar Mahmood
    London [United Kingdom], Sept.24 : The bowling coach of the Pakistan cricket team Azhar Mahmood has said that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has taken the right decision in appointing Safaraz Ahmed as the captain in all three formats of the game at the international level i.e. Tests, one day internationals and Twenty20.

  • Girl stabbed in UP's Lakhimpur Kheri district, police registers case
    Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh) , Sep 24 : A girl was stabbed repeatedly on Sunday in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri district and according to the hospital where she has been admitted, she is in a critical state.

  • Go buy Khadi products on Gandhi Jayanti to help poor and needy: PM Modi
    New Delhi , September 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the people to buy Khadi products this Gandhi Jayanti (October 2) as it will help the poor to bring a degree of prosperity and wellbeing to their homes.

  • Highlights of 36th edition of PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat'
    New Delhi , Sept.24: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on Sunday through the 36th edition of his 'Mann Ki Baat' programme. The monthly radio show completed three remarkable years today.

  • Uttar Pradesh: BJP MLA carries accident victim on his back inside hospital
    Farrukhabad (Uttar Pradesh), September 24 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Mejor Sunil Dutt Dwivedi carried an accident victim on his back inside the Lohia hospital.

  • Here's why some dogs are friendlier than others
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 24 : A recent study has linked dogs' social skills to genetic variations in sensitivity for the hormone oxytocin.

  • PM Modi congratulates Goa student for writing enlightening essay on Swachh Bharat Mission
    New Delhi , September 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lauded a student from Goa for writing an enlightening essay on clean India mission.

  • India is not behind rift between Kabul and Islamabad: Afghan envoy in Pak
    Kabul [Afghanistan], Sep 24 : The Afghanistan envoy in Pakistan Dr. Abdul Waheed Poyan rejecting Islamabad's perception said India is not responsible for the deteriorating relations between Kabul and Islamabad.

  • PeeCee looks stunning in floral Fausto Puglisi dress at Global Citizen Festival
    New Delhi , Sep 24 : Priyanka Chopra, who is UNICEF's Global Citizens Goodwill Ambassador, recently hosted the Global Citizen Festival in New York and looked stunning in that red floral dress with matching thigh-high boots.

  • Rohingya crisis: India sends relief material to Bangladesh
    Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh) Sept 24 : In continuance of yesterday's initiative to send relief packages to Rohingya immigrants in Bangladesh, India on Sunday loaded approximately 21,000 units of relief material on the INS Gharial to help its neighbouring nation evolve from the ongoing crisis.

  • 'Teachers directed students to stay away from me': Kanpur DPS student cries foul
    Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) , September 24 : A student of Delhi Public School (DPS), Kalyanpur who attempted suicide by consuming sleeping pills and phenyl on Saturday, alleged that he was left isolated is school on instructions of the teachers.

  • Indore ODI: India restrict Australia to 293/6 in crucial game
    Indore (Madhya Pradesh) Sept 24 : The 154-run partnership between opener Aaron Finch and skipper Steven Smith helped Australia post an impressive total of 293 for the loss of six wickets in the 50-over one-day international here.

  • Lt. Gen. Sandhu urges militants in valley to surrender
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , Sept 24 : General officer commanding 15 Corps Lieutenant General J.S. Sandhu on Sunday asserted that Operation All-Out, aimed at uprooting militants from the valley was a major success.

  • Pakistan envoy Lodhi passes off Palestinian victim as a Kashmiri
    New York [United States], Sept. 24 : Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi in her right to reply to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's speech at the UN showed pictures of Palestinian victims and tried to pass them off as 'evidence' of atrocities on Kashmiris.

  • Islamabad interested in missile programs, not in pure research: Pak columnist
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Sept. 24 : A Pakistani columnist and writer has said Islamabad is only interested in taking it missile programmes forward to realize its military goals, and not keen to instill a sense of curiosity about science in educational institutions and in students.

  • Clash in BHU, VC assures stringent action
    New Delhi , Sep 24 : Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Vice Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi on Sunday said that stringent action will be taken into the clash that broke out between students and police last night in college campus.

  • Five apps that technologically empower, digitise SME transactions
    New Delhi , Sept 24 : Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) form the backbone of our economy. Amidst a challenging business environment, Indian SMEs have maintained consistent growth. However, the industry faces challenges like lack of adequate capital and receiving payments on time.

  • In response to Sushma speech, Pak envoy says India as 'mother of terrorism in South Asia'
    New York [United States], Sept.24 : Pakistan on Sunday described India as the Mother of Terrorism in South Asia and urged the international community to stop New Delhi's provocative and aggressive actions.

  • Five injured as suicide bomber targets NATO convoy in Kabul
    Kabul [Afghanistan], Sept.24 :A suicide car bomber attacked a Danish convoy belonging to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan's Kabul PD5 on Sunday, injuring five civilians.

  • J-K: Infiltration bid foiled, two armed intruders killed in Uri
    Uri (Jammu and Kashmir) , Sept. 24 : Two armed intruders were killed after the Indian army foiled an infiltration bid in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri sector on Sunday.

  • Surat: 29 arrested for consumption of liquor in dry state
    Surat (Gujarat) , Sep 24 : The Kathodara Police conducted a raid in Gujarat's Surat district and arrested 29 people, including 11 women for consumption of liquor in the dry state.

  • Great to see international cricket back in Pakistan, says Azhar Mahmood
    London [United Kingdom], Sept.24 : The bowling coach of the Pakistan cricket team, Azhar Mahmood, has described the visit of a World XI to Pakistan for a Twenty20 series as a very emotional and great moment for players and followers of the game in his country.

  • This strategy may prevent infections in spinal cord injury patients
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 24 : A team of researchers has suggested a new treatment to prevent and reduce the incidence of infections in the patients with spinal cord injuries without the use of antibiotics.

  • HP: AIIMS, a big gift in field of health given by PM Modi, says Nadda
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Sunday described the inauguration of an All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) hospital in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur as a very big gift in the field of health given by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • No-tillage alone not enough against water pollution
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 24 : A team of researchers has found that the adoption of no-till - a way of growing crops or pasture from year to year without disturbing the soil through tillage - may increase water pollution from nitrate via leaching.

  • J-K: Two jawans injured in ceasefire violation in Rajouri district
    Rajouri (J-K) , Sep 24 : Two jawans were injured in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan on Sunday in Bhimber Gali (BG) sector of Jammu and Kashmir' Rajouri district.

  • MQM demands reopening of offices in Pakistan during New York protest
    New York [U.S.A], September 24 : Pakistan's third largest political party, the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), staged a protest in New York on the sidelines of the 72nd UN General Assembly session, calling on Islamabad to reopen its sealed offices in Islamabad and in other parts of the country.

  • Austria, Germany backs France over boycotting Winter Olympics in South Korea
    Paris [France], Sept.24 : With tensions over the Korean Peninsula mounting, Austria and Germany have joined France to boycott the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, citing safety concerns over threats from nuclear-armed Pyongyang.

  • Lt Swati Mahadik, Lt Nidhi Dubey, a shining example of women power: PM
    New Delhi , September 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated the newly commissioned Lieutenants Swati Mahadik and Nidhi Dubey, wives of Late Colonel Santosh Mahadik and Late Naik Mukesh Dubey for showing grit, determination and patriotism despite difficulties.

  • Unity in diversity is India's specialty, experience it for developing personality: PM Modi
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said 'Run for Unity' should be organised on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sardar Patel on October 31,

  • India bags 4 more medals in 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistan
    Ashgabat (Turkmenistan) , September 24 : India grabbed the 11th spot in the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistan after winning four more medals on Saturday.

  • Delhi Varsity professor in dock for calling Goddess Durga 'sexy prostitute'
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : A complaint has been filed against Delhi University Assistant Professor Kedar Mandal for making an objectionable statement on Goddess Durga.

  • Legendary batters Misbah, Younis will be missed: Azhar Mahmood
    London [United Kingdom], Sept.24 : The Pakistan cricket team will miss the services of two legendary batsmen, Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan who have recently retired, said the team's bowling coach, Azhar Mahmood.

  • 'Delighted' PM Modi hails support to 'Swachhta Hi Seva' movement
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed his happiness over the widespread support for 'Swachhata Hi Seva' movement and thanked media for furthering the message of cleanliness.

  • Uri encounter: One terrorist killed by security forces, operation underway
    Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) , September 24 : One terrorist was gunned down by the security forces on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri area in Baramulla sector.

  • Kasprowicz confident of Australia turnaround in Indore
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Despite Australia being down 0-2 in the ongoing five-match ODI series, former pacer Michael Kasprowicz is hoping for a turnaround from Steve Smith and Co when they face India at the Holkar Stadium on Sunday.