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  • PWD minister takes stock of Monsoon preparedness by different agencies
    New Delhi , May 25 : Public Works Department (PWD) minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday chaired a meeting of different agencies to take stock of the monsoon preparedness in Delhi.

  • International Fertiliser Association hires Rakesh Kapur as Chairman
    New Delhi , May 25 : Rakesh Kapur, Joint Managing Director, Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO), has been elected as the Chairman of the International Fertilizer Association (IFA) at the recent IFA's Annual Conference held from May 22nd - 24th in Marrakech, Morocco in which 1400 participants were present.

  • Infosys, HP Inc. announces strategic alliance to accelerate digital transformation for enterprise
    New Delhi , May 25 : Infosys and HP Inc. On Thursday launched joint Retail Point of Sale (RPOS) and Enterprise Device as a Service (DaaS) solutions to help businesses accelerate digital transformation as part of the HP Global System Integrator (GSI) Alliance Program.

  • UP Govt. transfers 174 Sub-Divisional Magistrates
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , May 25 : In the wake of clashes between two communities in Saharanpur, the Uttar Pradesh Government on Thursday transferred 174 Sub-Divisional Magistrates.

  • Mayawati denies connection with Saharanpur clash
    New Delhi May 25 : Following the worrisome Saharanpur clashes, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Thursday has denied any connection with the unfortunate incident, claiming that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trying to "defame" them in order to "cover up their own misdeeds."

  • Sachin becomes 1st Indian Sportsperson to have 'biographical drama'
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 25 : The wait will finally get over tomorrow with the release of 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams.'

  • Men have worse chemotherapy-induced cardiomyopathy than women?
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 25 : A study, presented at EuroCMR, says that chemotherapy-induced cardiomyopathy react more on men than women.

  • Latest Version of Epicor ERP extends manufacturing leadership with cloud-based analytics and global electronic compliance
    New Delhi , May 25 : Unveiled at its Insights 2017 customer conference, Epicor Software Corporation, a global provider of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, has introduced the latest version of Epicor ERP, the global enterprise resource planning solution in use today by thousands of customers in 150 countries worldwide.

  • MP: 11 killed as tractor-trolley carrying pilgrims overturns in Neemuch
    Neemuch (Madhya Pradesh), May 25 : At least 11 people were killed while 12 others sustained serious injury after a tractor-trolley carrying pilgrims overturned in Neemuch district of Madhya Pradesh.

  • J-K: Many feared dead after bus plunges in gorge near Poonch
    Poonch (J&K), May 25 : Many feared dead after bus carrying students of a private school from Rajouri's Manjakote plunged into a gorge near Poonch's Mughal Road of Jammu and Kashmir.

  • BJP protests against WB Govt., police resorts to baton charge
    Kolkata (West Bengal), May 25 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers on Thursday took to the streets in Kolkata to protest over the deteriorating law and order situation in the state.

  • MEA seeks report from UP Govt. on Saharanpur clashes
    New Delhi , May 25 : The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday asked the Uttar Pradesh Government to submit report on the recent worrisome clashes in Saharanpur.

  • Himachal CM's LIC agent's bail plea to be heard on May 29
    New Delhi , May 25 : Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) agent Anand Chauhan's bail plea will be heard by a trial court on May 29 in Delhi in a disproportionate case.

  • OLX mobile phones category booming steered by Millennials
    New Delhi , May 25 : With almost 10 million mobile phones, and mobile accessories listed in FY 2016-17 alone, OLX has reinforced its position as the number one online destination for pre-owned mobiles in India.

  • Amitabh Bachchan 'filled with emotions' after watching 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams'
    New Delhi , May 25 : The premiere of the much awaited 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams' was held yesterday. Among the many celebs, who attended the screening was Amitabh Bachchan, who could not stop praising the movie.

  • Two neo-nazi roommates killed for disrespecting Muslim faith
    Tampa [U.S.A.], May 25 : Dramatic developments shook Tampa as a Florida man, Devon Arthurs, shot two of his neo-nazi roommates on Friday.

  • Ranveer Singh talks about 'Padmavati' character, calls him 'Haivan'
    New Delhi , May 25 : Ranveer Singh is all set to be a part of a recently launched chat show where he will be seen talking about his first ever grey role in 'Padmavati'.

  • Bengaluru: Three Pakistanis with fake documents detained
    Bengaluru (Karnataka), May 25 : The Crime Branch of the Bengaluru Police booked three Pakistanis with fake documents along with an Indian from Kumaraswamy Layout on Thursday.

  • This summer, de-tan at home with these refreshing face packs
    New Delhi , May 25 : We all know, tan comes as an add on with the blazing sun during the summers.

  • Sharif didn't speak at Riyadh summit due to 'time shortage': Pak
    Islamabad [Pakistan], May 25 : After the Pakistani media mocked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for being denied a speech at the U.S.-Arab Islamic summit on counter-terrorism in Riyadh last week, Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said on Thursday that the Prime Minister could not deliver the speech due to "shortage of time."

  • Civilian, who was tied to jeep, files complaint against Major Gogoi
    New Delhi , May 25, : Farooq Ahmed Dar, the stone-pelter, who was tied to the bonnet of a jeep by Major Leetul Gogoi, has filed a complaint in the state Human Rights Commission, Jammu and Kashmir against the latter's recommendation for a Commendation Card by the Indian Army.

  • PM Modi to inaugurate India's longest bridge in Assam tomorrow
    Guwahati (Assam), May 25 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on the Brahmaputra, the country's longest bridge, in Assam on May 26.

  • Barca continue to stand by Messi after tax appeal rejected
    Madrid [Spain], May 25 : Barcelona have reiterated their support to Lionel Messi, after the Supreme Court of Spain rejected the star striker's appeal against a suspended 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud offence.

  • Nighthawks 'super productive' later in afternoon: Study
    London [UK], May 25 : While some workers find themselves at their productive best in the morning, others find it extremely hard to concentrate before afternoon.

  • Let your baby bask in summer's glory!
    New Delhi , May 25 : The hot and humid months are here. Brisk winds, sweaty skin and dryness make the weather simply unbearable for adults and kids.

  • Alibaba Mobile Business appoints Young Li as Head of International Business Department
    New Delhi , May 25 : Alibaba Mobile Business Group on Thursday announced appointment of Young Li as Head of International Business Department.

  • Coal block scam: Special CBI court grants bail to Jindal's advisor, four others
    New Delhi , May 25 : A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court has granted bail to five accused including industrialist Naveen Jindal's advisor Anand Goel in a case pertaining to the allocation of Amarkonda Murgadangal coal block in Jharkhand.

  • Women get mentored by Industry Leaders at JobsForHer's second mentorship roadshow
    New Delhi , May 25 : JobsForHer (JFH), an online connecting portal that enables women on a professional break to restart their careers and achieve their full potential, announces the launch of its second roadshow.

  • Good news! Chocolate is good for your heart!
    London [UK], May 25 : All you chocolate lovers rejoice, if any one makes you feel guilty next time for having it, tell them: According to a new study chocolate may be good for your heart.

  • U.S. lost track of $1bn worth of military equipment in Iraq: Report
    Moscow [Russia], May 25 : The United States Government has lost track of USD 1 billion worth of military equipment from its assistance packages in Iraq due to its shoddy record-keeping processes, according to a new report.

  • Yeh Hai India Makes India Proud at Cannes 2017
    New Delhi , May 25 : After wowing the audience with its first motion poster in India, Yeh Hai India is now making a stir at Cannes 2017.

  • Don't want Air India to become history: Gajapathi Raju
    New Delhi , May 25 : Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Thursday asserted that there are no plans to privatise national carrier Air India at this point in time, and added that the goal for his ministry is to ensure its survival.

  • Assam Rifles repatriates 338 Myanmar refugees back home
    Saiha (Mizoram) , May 25 : A major refugee crisis which could have lingered and prolonged in Mizoram was successfully averted by Assam Rifles and Civil Administration in Mizoram's Saiha.

  • Anupam Kher comes out in support of 'self-made' Sonu Nigam
    New Delhi , May 25 : After Sonu Nigam bid adieu to Twitter in support of his fellow singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya, veteran actor Anupam Kher urged the singer not to get affected by the negativity of some people.

  • Trump challenges Beijing in disputed South China Sea
    New York [U.S.], May 25 : : The United States under President Donald Trump has challenged China by sailing its Navy destroyer near a disputed South China Sea island controlled by China.

  • ICC Committee gives unanimous support to Test Championship
    Dubai [UAE], May 25 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket Committee has expressed unanimous support for the implementation of a Test cricket competition deeming that context was crucial to the future of international cricket.

  • GVA expected to rise by 6.9 pct in Q4 FY2017 aided by remonetisation: ICRA
    New Delhi , May 25 : Credit rating agency ICRA expects Indian GDP and gross value added (GVA) at basic prices to expand by 7.1 percent and 6.9 percent, respectively, in year-on-year (YoY) terms in Q4 FY2017.

  • Govt. to set up state cancer institutes costing Rs. 100 crore
    New Delhi , May 25 : Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Anupriya Patel on Thursday said the government has recently approved a scheme for enhancing Tertiary Care Cancer facilities in the country under the National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke (NPCDCS) initiative to grant financial assistance to 20 State Cancer Institute's and 50 Tertiary Cancer Care Centers in different parts of the country.

  • Bracewell sentenced to 100 hours of community work for drink-driving
    Wellington [New Zealand], May 25 : New Zealand fast bowler Doug Bracewell has been slapped with 100 hours of community work after he pleaded guilty to drink-driving offence in the Hastings District Council last month.

  • Mauritius PM Pravind Jugnauth to visit India starting May 26
    New Delhi , May 25 : Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth will pay a two-day visit to India from May 26 to hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Ministry of External Affairs said.

  • 'Uttam Pradesh' turning into 'Crime Pradesh': Congress on UP clashes
    New Delhi , May 25: The Congress on Thursday launched a scathing attack at the Uttar Pradesh Government over the deteriorating law and order situation in the state, while saying that 'Uttam Pradesh' is turning into 'crime Pradesh.'

  • Aster DM Healthcare launches 'Aster Emergency' app for real time interface
    New Delhi , May 25 : Envisioning a leap in emergency care, Aster DM Healthcare on Thursday launched its most novel and unique concept, the 'Aster Emergency' app, which will offer real-time interface between the patient in emergency and a GPS-enabled Aster 'Responder'.

  • Manishankar Aiyar initiates dialogue with Hurriyat leaders
    Kashmir , May 25 : In an effort to resume dialogue with the stakeholders in Kashmir, five-member delegation led by veteran Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Thursday called on moderate Hurriyat chief Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and discussed ways to calm down the protestors.

  • JD(U) denies conflict of interest, bats for united Oppn.
    New Delhi , May 25 : The Janata Dal (United) on Thursday downplayed the rumours of conflict of interest and said that it has been a party that has strongly advocated the idea of a united Opposition.

  • Virat Kohli encourages kids towards healthy lifestyle
    Mumbai , May 25 : Alarmed by the statistics published about the state of the country's children's health, Indian skipper Virat Kohli has appealed the kids to play more, and have more fun by joining Stepathlon Kids, which launches in November this year.

  • Embarking on 'propaganda blitz' has been PM Modi's hallmark: Congress
    New Delhi , May 25 : Launching a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Congress Party on Thursday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government is embarking on "propaganda blitz" and their only agenda is falsification of facts, insulting political opponents and questioning the wisdom of the people.

  • WB: SSB seizes snake venom worth Rs. 70 crore
    Siliguri (West Bengal) , May 25 : At least two persons were apprehended with two jars of snake venom in a joint operation conducted by 41 Battalion Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and the Customs Department in Siliguri at an area between Batasi and Panitanki here on Wednesday.

  • BCCI invites applications for new coach as Kumble's tenure nears end
    Mumbai , May 25 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday announced that it would begin the process to invite new applicants for the post of the head coach of the Indians men's cricket team.

  • Post clashes, Rajinikanth advises fans, fanclub co-ordinator to act 'decently'
    Chennai , May 25 : A clash between Rajinikanth fans and his fanclub chief led the superstar to issue a statement which advised his fans to "behave and act in a decent and proper manner."

  • Special CBI court summons accused in Babri demolition case
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , May 25, : The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court has asked all accused including Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani, Union Minister Uma Bharti and Murli Manohar Joshi to appear before it on May 30 in connection with the Babri Masjid demolition case.

  • Brooks Brothers now just a 'CLiQ' away
    New Delhi , May 25 : Checking out the latest collection and buying them will now be on your finger tip as American clothing brand Brooks Brothers is now just a click away.

  • RJD calls for fair probe in 'benami assets' case against Lalu, Misa
    New Delhi , May 25, : The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Thursday called for a fair probe in the benami properties case involving party chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's daughter Misa Bharti and her husband.

  • Lalu, Misa should answer questions by ED: JD(U)
    New Delhi , May 25 : The Janata Dal (United) on Thursday said that if Rashtriya Jananta Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and his daughter Misa Bharti are summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED), then they must appear and answer every question.

  • Special court to hear Sharif's son's plea againt JIT investigators
    Islamabad [Pakistan], May 25 : A three-judge special bench will hear Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's son's plea, objecting the presence of two Joint Investigation Team (JIT) officers for the family's investigation in the Panama Papers leak on May 29.

  • Everyuth defines new age naturals with Tulsi Turmeric face wash
    New Delhi , May 25 : Everyuth Naturals, a pioneer and a leading skincare brand known for its natural ingredients and effective products has announced the re-launch of its flagship product in the face wash category with-the new improved Everyuth Tulsi Turmeric Face Wash.

  • This summer, be smart and cook healthy!
    New Delhi , May 25 : As summer is at its full swing, any compromise with your diet can be a ghastly mistake.

  • Shiv Sena backs Paresh Rawal, slams Arundhati Roy
    Mumbai , May 25 : The Shiv Sena on Thursday backed Paresh Rawal, while coming down heavily on author Arundhati Roy, citing the actor-turned-politician gave a befitting reply to Roy who opposed the honour which was accorded to Major Nitin Leetul Gogoi.

  • Kashmir hosts first football coaching camp for deaf, dumb
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , May 25 : The Jammu and Kashmir Football Association has organised the first ever special football coaching camp for disabled kids, namely "GRASSROOT", in collaboration with youth sports and services in Srinagar.

  • Rahat Fateh Ali Khan's 'Zaroori Tha' crosses 200 m views on YouTube
    New Delhi , May 25 : Rahat Fateh Ali Khan's single 'Zaroori Tha' has become the first original non-film music video to hit 200 million views.

  • Aye Finance raises USD 8 mn from Blue Orchard
    New Delhi , May 25 : Non-banking finance company (NBFC) committed to transforming micro and small enterprise financing in India Aye Finance has announced raising USD eight million from Blue Orchard, a leading global impact investment manager.