Nainital, Dec 9 : The Uttarakhand High Court has put an interim stay on the Union government's decision to close the Hindustan Machine Tools (HMT) factory based in Ranibagh, Haldwani, an official said on Friday.
New Delhi, Dec 9 : The Supreme Court on Friday asked the government to state the threshold limit of cash that each account holder can withdraw from banks across the country without being refused.
New Delhi, Dec 9 : Online marketplace for food delivery Foodpanda earned a revenue of Rs 37.81 crore in the financial year 2015-16 -- a whopping 800 per cent increase -- as compared to 4.7 crore in the previous financial year, the company said on Friday, adding that it saw a 40-50 per cent spike in the order numbers during the demonetisation phase.
New Delhi, Dec 9 : The Lok Sabha on Friday adopted a motion to suspend Aam Aadmi Party MP Bhagwant Mann from the Lok Sabha for the remaining period of the winter session. Mann was being probed for posting a video footage of Parliament on social media.
New Delhi, Dec 9 : Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said in remarks published on Friday that Indians should be ready to face "a tough period over the coming months" due to demonetisation.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9 : Looks like Sanjay Dutt's biopic gets a huge appreciation even before it flag-off and that too by none other than Mr. Perfectionist of Bollywood Aamir Khan.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 9 : The one collaboration no one saw coming- Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik have teamed up on 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever' a song from the upcoming 'Fifty Shades Darker' soundtrack.
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 : The Rajya Sabha on Friday witnessed its first adjournment of the day amid Opposition parties pronouncing the ruling dispensation as anti-farmer, anti-poor government over the demonetisation issue, which has plagued the Parliamentary proceedings since day one.
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 : Kapture CRM, the fast growing Indian Mobile-first SaaS CRM Startup has been selected to be a part of the third batch at Google Launchpad Accelerator. This program will enable the team to work closely with Google engineers, mentors and resources for six months. The opportunity will be utilized to improve its product offerings and market strategy.
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 : Celebrating Asia-Pacific's success story and offering impetus to the world's fastest growing economy India, Stimulus Research Services has proudly announced the World Business Conclave 2016, which will take place on December 11, 2016 in one of the palatial properties Hotel Grand Hyatt, Hong Kong.
Washington D.C [US], Dec. 9 : A recent study, examining the disadvantages of neighborhood violence, found that women, who experience it can witness post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms and full diagnoses.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 9 : The unconditional love and support of pet provides an immediate source of calm and therapeutic benefits for owners with long-term mental health conditions, says a new study.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9 : Like father, like daughter!
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9 : BookMyShow, India's leading online entertainment ticketing brand, has rolled out the newly designed and improved version v5.0.7 of its Android app.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9: The Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said that if he speaks on demonetisation in the parliament, then ruling regime would be hit by an 'earthquake'.
Washington D.C [US], Dec. 9 : As NASA's Aqua satellite passed over the Bay of Bengal, Tropical Cyclone 05B was renamed Vardah and continued moving away from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 9 : In a recent magnetic reconnection research, scientists have shed light on explosive phenomena in astrophysics and fusion experiments.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9 : Aamir Khan, who will be portraying wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat in upcoming film 'Dangal,' found learning Haryanvi for the movie very tough.
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 : Maruti Suzuki India Limited on Friday announced signing of an MoU with Ola to train aspiring drivers-partners under the 'Maruti Ola Training Program' where the company aims to target and benefit Ola partner-drivers in safe driving, over a period of three years.
Johannesburg [South Africa], Dec.9 : South Africa pace spearhead Dale Steyn has backed AB de Villiers, who is currently recovering from an elbow injury‚ to remain as permanent Test captain despite stunning success under stand-in skipper Faf du Plessis.
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 : World's leading provider of open source solutions Red Hat has announced the general availability of OpenShift Dedicated on Google Cloud Platform.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 9 : Tom Hanks' son Chet Hanks recently shared on social media that he secretly welcomed a baby girl, who is "the reason why I turned my life around and got sober" for over a year and a half.
Madrid [Spain], Dec.9 : NEC Iberica, a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Europe, today launched a new version of its smart city product offering, the Cloud City Operation Center (CCOC) after successfully demonstrating it at the recent Smart City Expo World Congress. NEC's CCOC product is based on the "Core platform of the Future Internet" (FIWARE) project, which provides open API and generic enablers to realize the vision of a future internet platform.
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi's bold drive to take the economy into a 'less cash' mode through a multi-pronged strategy would not only check the menace of black money and corruption but would also lead to a large part of the informal economy into the organized sector, said ASSOCHAM President Sunil Kanoria.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9: The Supreme Court on Friday upheld its constitutional power and right to hear appeals filed by Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala against the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal final award in 2007. The apex court rejected the Centre's stand that the Supreme Court had no jurisdiction to hear the Cauvery river dispute.
Mumbai, Dec 9 : India posted 62/1 in their first innings -- in reply to England's 400 -- at tea in their first innings on the second day of the fourth cricket Test match here on Friday.
Mumbai, Dec 9 : Indian equities markets were on Friday buoyed by short covering, coupled with higher crude oil prices and mixed global indices, during the mid-afternoon trade session.
New Delhi, Dec 9 : Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday took on the Opposition asking it to apologise to the country for not letting Parliament function over the issue of demonetisation.
Los Angeles, Dec 9 : Actress Sigourney Weaver says that she can be a bit of a monster as a mother.
Kolkata, Dec 9 : Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) know well that they have to get our of their "draw" mode and go for the kill against an in-form Mumbai City FC in their semi-final first leg football match of the Indian Super League (ISL) here on Saturday.
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Imphal, Dec 9 : New Collectors and police Superintendents were named on Friday after the cabinet decided overnight to form seven new districts in Manipur.
Mumbai, Dec 9 : India posted 62/1 in their first innings in reply to England's 400 at tea on the second day of the fourth cricket Test match here on Friday.
New Delhi, Dec 9 : The Lok Sabha was on Friday disrupted again, witnessing two adjournments before noon, and being adjourned for the day with ruling and opposition members sparring over the demonetisation issue.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 9 : Leonardo DiCaprio recently met with President-elect Donald Trump and his daughter Ivanka Trump at the Trump Tower to discuss "global warming" and the "dangerous march" of climate change.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 09: The Congress Party on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to come to parliament and talk about his mental strength rather than physical strength.
Washington D.C [US], Dec. 9 : Examining data from around the world, researchers have created a global map of soil fertility and explained how it changes between wet and dry climates.
New York [USA], Dec. 9 : In a development signalling major trouble for South Korea's President Park Geun-hye, lawmakers in the National Assembly have voted to begin proceedings of impeachment againsther.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9, : Responding to a letter written by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee regarding the his expression of pain about painting the army in poor light recently, Trinamool Congress leader Sukhendu Sekhar Roy urged the Centre not to politicise the issue.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9 : Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu launched a scathing attack on the Congress party by squarely blaming former Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh for mismanaging the country.
Panaji(Goa)[India], Dec. 9: Coming down heavily on Rahul Gandhi for his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demonetisation, the Bharatiya Janata Party( BJP) on Friday said that the Congress vice president was not taken seriously even by his own party, adding that he is like Uttara Kumar of Mahabharata, who makes tall claims but in reality is a coward and comic character.
Canberra [Australia], Dec.9 :Former Australian opening batsman Justin Langer will step in for Darren Lehmann briefly as a coach for the three-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka in February.
Washington D.C [US], Dec. 9 : In a recent research, scientists have used a special electron microscope with atomic-level resolution to show that certain large ions can hold the tunnels open so that the charge-carrying ions can enter and exit the electrode easily and quickly.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9: After attacking the Congress Party and its vice-president Rahul Gandhi, the same group on Friday has torn into the Twitter account of liquor baron Vijay Mallya and leaked several of his email accounts and passwords.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 9 : The first international trailer for Marvel Studios' forthcoming superhero movie 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' has arrived, promising more action and a confusing advice from Tony Stark (Robert Downy Jr.).
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9 : Farhan Akhtar is currently working on an Indie English album with James Sanger who's worked with U2, Madonna and Phil Collins in the past.
London [UK], Dec. 9 : Kanye West, who had not been seen since he was hospitalised on November 21 for a mental breakdown, recently made his first public appearance in California.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9: Bharatiya Janata Party National Secretary Siddharth Nath Singh on Friday urged West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to apologise to the armed forces for suggesting that they were involved in a conspiracy that went beyond the call of duty.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Dec. 9 : The possibility of human error has not been ruled out as yet from the PK-661 crash, suggest aviation experts.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 9 : A recent study has found employees believing for several years that they will lose their jobs leads to heightened levels of fear and distress amongst them.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9 : The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Centre over the appointment of Rakesh Asthana the interim Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), seeking a detailed explanation over the development.
New Delhi [India], Dec. 9 : Using the platform of the Indo-China Think Tanks Forum to highlight Pakistan's role in terrorism, Minister of State for External Affairs M.J. Akbar pointed said on Friday that Islamabad can be held responsible for developing major conflict zones in South Asia.
London [United Kingdom] Dec.9 : Senior journalist Mr. Peter Jackson, who was a close friend of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, passed away in London last night. He was 90.
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 9 : Diego Luna, who plays Captain Cassian Andor in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story', recently opened revealed many interesting facts about his casting call in 2015 for the movie.
Mumbai [India], Dec.9 : The England Under-19 cricket team is all set to tour India for a five-match ODI series and two-match Test series in the months of January and February, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has confirmed.
Seoul, Dec 9 : The South Korean parliament on Friday overwhelmingly voted with a two-thirds majority to impeach scandal-hit President Park Geun-hye.
New Delhi, Dec 9 : Swedish aerospace major Saab says it would set up a brand new production line in India if it wins an Indian Air Force (IAF) contract for single-engined combat jets and would make the country a net exporter of such fighters -- once the necessary procedures are in place.
Moscow, Dec 9 : The reinstatement of Russia in the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) is an issue of extreme importance, the country's Olympic chief Alexander Zhukov has said.
Nicosia, Dec 9 : Cypriot champions APOEL Nicosia beat Greece's Olympiakos 2-0 at home in a Europa League Group B fixture.
London, Dec 9 : Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has undergone successful surgery on his right foot and will be out of action for three months.