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  • China backs Pak's military operation Raddul Fasaad
    Beijing [China], Feb. 25 : China has seconded the recently launch military operation Raddul Fasaad by Pakistan as a counter-terrorism measure, after a series of bloody terrorist assaults across the country.

  • Can perform better as T20 opener, says Asad Shafiq
    Karachi [Pakistan], Feb. 25 : Pakistan batsman Asad Shafiq, who is a regular feature of the Test line up, believes he can perform better as an opener in the national T20 team.

  • Kansas shooting: FBI probing into 'hate crime' angle
    London [U.K.], Feb. 25 : With reports emerging of the gunman harassing the two Indian engineers before opening fire at a Kansas bar killing one man, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is probing whether the shooting could be a possible hate crime.

  • Parineeti Chopra walks like an Egyptian
    Mumbai, Feb 25 : Parineeti Chopra, who took off to Egypt on February 21 for a shoot, has been taking in the sights as her work trip has doubled up as a break too.

  • Trump lists CNN, NY Times as fake news
    Washington, Feb 25 : US President Donald Trump's fight with the American media continues as he yet again slammed CNN and NY Times as 'Fake News' while they two media outlets along with some others were blocked from attending a White House press briefing.

  • UNESCO meeting lays groundwork for reviving, protecting Iraq's cultural heritage
    New York, Feb 25 : As details on the destruction of and damage to Iraq's rich and diverse cultural heritage emerge, the United Nations cultural agency has appealed to the international community to help protect and revive the country's archaeological, religious and cultural sites for future generations.

  • UN envoy and Church leaders in DR Congo condemn attacks against Catholic facilities
    New York, Feb 25 : The United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the National Episcopal Conference of Congo, known as CENCO have called for an immediate end to the spate of violent attacks against Catholic facilities in several parts of the country.

  • UN reports more than 300 migrant deaths on Mediterranean crossing in first two months of 2017
    New York, Feb 25 : An estimated 366 migrants died at sea during their Mediterranean journey to Europe in the first 53 days of 2017, down from 425 of the comparable period of last year, the United Nations migration agency said on Friday.

  • Bernie Sanders tears into Trump for attacking media
    New York [U.S.], Feb. 25 : Donald Trump has admitted that he "likes" Bernie Sanders, however, the feeling is clearly not mutual as the Senator lashed out at the President for his repeated attacks on the media saying that the former did not understand the core of democracy,

  • British 'caravan' family lands in India after travelling across the world
    New Delhi , Feb.25 : This family from U.K. is setting major goals for folks across the globe, clearly dispelling all notions that children in no way hamper one's dreams to trot across the globe.

  • MRP should be published on all medical devices, reveals survey
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : According to a survey conducted by online citizen-engaging platform LocalCircles, over 90 percent participants have stated that the Maximum Retail Price (MRP) of medical instruments, particularly stents and orthopaedic implants, should be printed on the device itself. Additionally, citizens have demanded that all such medical devices must be brought under Packaged Commodity Rules at the earliest

  • I-League: Aizawl seek vengeance against Chennai City
    Aizawl , Feb. 25 : Aizawl FC have bemused everyone with their dazzling display this season, especially at home where they are still undefeated, even after the tenth round of I-League.

  • Macchil braveheart sepoy Mandeep Singh's kin seek PM Modi's help over promised compensation
    New Delhi , Feb.25 : The family of Sepoy Mandeep Singh, whose body was mutilated by terrorists after being killed last year during ceasefire violation in Jammu and Kashmir, has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention into the delay of the promised compensation.

  • #Oscars2017: Foreign-Language film nominees criticize Fanaticism and Nationalism
    Los Angeles (USA), Feb. 25 : Hollywood has been really vocal about all the wrong decisions taken by the US government, recently. Now, all the six directors whose films have been nominated for the best foreign-language film Oscar, criticizing politicians for creating divisive walls.

  • Donald Trump does it again, brands media as great danger to our country
    New York [U.S.], Feb. 25 : Still under fire for his enemies of the people barb directed towards certain sections of the U.S. media, President Donald Trump has done it again by projecting the press as a great danger to America.

  • Donald Trump promises brand new action to prevent potential terrorists from entering U.S.
    London [U.K.], Feb. 25 : Asserting that he has already begun delivering the promises made during his election campaign, President Donald Trump stated that the era of empty talk is over, while promising the nation that his administration is working on a rand new action that will foil attempts by potential terrorist elements from entering the United States.

  • Dietary prebiotics improve sleep: Study
    Washington D.C. [USA], Feb. 25 : Health benefits of probiotics- the good bacteria found in fermented foods and dietary supplements- is known to almost all.

  • 'Straight' women tend to orgasm less!
    New York [USA], Feb. 25 : 'Orgasm gap' is something all have experienced while making love.

  • Manipur Polls: PM Modi to address rally in Imphal today
    Imphal , Feb. 25 : With campaigning for the two-phased Assembly polls gaining momentum in the state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Manipur today, to address an election rally in Imphal West district.

  • DMK backs Panneerselvam's demand of enquiry into Jayalalithaa's death
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Feb. 25 : Extending support to former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam and his demand to have judicial enquiry into the 'mysterious' death of late J. Jayalalithaa, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Saturday said their working president M.K. Stalin also demanded the same since she was admitted to hospital.

  • Kriti Sanon in all praise for 'Rangoon'
    New Delhi , Feb. 24 : After the special screening for 'Rangoon' held at the Yash Raj Film, actress Kriti Sanon was all praise from producer Sajid Nadiadwala and the work done by its lead actors.

  • Deepa's party will strengthen Panneerselvam against Sasikala: Aiyar
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Saturday termed late J. Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar's announcement to form a new party a tactical move to strengthen former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam's hand against All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader Sasikala.

  • Kanpur train accident: Congress slams PM Modi over his remark
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : The Congress on Saturday came down heavily on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his Kanpur train accident remark, questioning if ISI had been guilty, why was allowed to investigate the Pathankot attack.

  • Kanpur train accident: SP, JD (U) put onus on PM, says Centre should take action
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : Putting the onus back on Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding the Kanpur Train accident, the Samajwadi Party on Saturday said it is the Indian government's duty to take cognisance of the matter and take required steps.

  • Queen Bey extends support to trans-youths post transgender bathroom rollback
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : U.S President Donald Trump's decision to reverse Barack Obama's directive on transgender access to public school bathrooms created a storm nationwide and the latest one to voice concern is Beyonce.

  • Turkey may seek reinstatement of death penalty punishment
    Moscow [Russia], Feb. 25 : Turkey may seek to reinstate death penalty on grounds of public demand, country's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said.

  • British man dupes lady, using Saif Ali Khan's pic as his DP
    London [UK], Feb. 25 : A woman, named Anna Rowe, recently faced a severe heart break, and Said Ali Khan was, somewhere, the reason behind it!

  • Ayesha Takia gets trolled on Twitter for her new look!
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : The very cute and bubbly actress Ayesha Takia is in news after years, but for all the wrong reasons.

  • No President attacked press more than Obama: Morgan defends Trump
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : British journalist Piers Morgan, who has never shied away from showing support for U.S. President Donald Trump, has once again batted for the latter.

  • President Trump set to upgrade military
    New York [USA], Feb. 25 : U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he is putting together a massive budget request to upgrade all of the military, as reported by CNN.

  • Congress spurring violence, mayhem in north-east to stay in power: Centre
    New Delhi, , Feb. 25 : Holding the Congress responsible for militancy and economic blockade in the north-east region, Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region Jitendra Singh said the disruption was a conspiracy of the Congress for retaining political power.

  • PHD Golf Tourism conclave and Tournament 2017 organized by PHD Chamber
    New Delhi , Feb 25 : PHD Chamber organized a unique first of its kind PHD Golf Tourism Conclave and Golf Tournament 2017 on February 24-25, 2017 in Pune with a focus on making India a favored Golfing Destination in the world.

  • BJP seeks Digvijay Singh's resignation over 'donkey' tweet against PM Modi
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : Condemning Congress leader Digvijay Singh for his 'derogatory' tweet against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday demanded strict action against the former, while asserting that he should be suspended from the grand old party.

  • Abu Dhabi wedding for the Kapoors
    Mumbai, Feb 25 : Arjun Kapoor is going around the world in 48 hours to make it to cousin Akshay Marwah's extravagant wedding in Abu Dhabi. The actor who is filming Anees Bazmee's romcom Mubarakan in London, flew into the Bay on Friday to shoot for a brand before taking the red-eye to the Middle-Eastern country to ring in celebrations on Saturday. He'll be back in the Queen's City on Tuesday to face the camera.

  • Nitin Gadkari to address three rallies in UP today
    New Delhi, Feb 25 : Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari will travel to Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, where he will address three rallies.

  • Secretary-General asks Member States to express intention on financing UN plan to tackle cholera in Haiti
    New York, Feb 25 : United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has asked Member States to inform him by 6 March if they intend to make voluntary financial contributions to the implementation of the new UN plan to counter cholera in Haiti, his spokesman said on Friday.

  • Donors pledge $670 million at UN-backed conference to support aid operations in Lake Chad region
    New York, Feb 25 :Giving voice to people affected by conflict and crises in Africa's Lake Chad Basin, a global United Nations-supported humanitarian conference in Oslo on Friday generated more than $670 million in pledges that will help sustain critical relief operations over the next two years and beyond across four counties where millions are in need of aid.

  • Pak Prez warns delay in Kashmir dispute could spell disaster
    Muzaffarabad [Pakistan], Feb. 25 : Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has warned that delay in the settlement of the Kashmir dispute could 'spell disaster for regional peace'.

  • 'My dream died', says Claudio Ranieri post sacking
    London [UK], Feb. 25 : Sacked Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has said that his "dream died" after he was removed from his position, only nine months after leading the club to their maiden Premier League title in their 132-year history.

  • GST represents one tax, one market, one India: CEA Arvind Subramanian
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : A few months ahead of the incorporation of the much-awaited Goods and Services Tax (GST), Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian revealed that internal trade has drastically improved; this being a boon to the country's progress in the wake of GST.

  • #Oscars2017: Priyanka Chopra confirms attending the Oscars
    New Delhi (India), Feb. 25 : After conquering Hollywood with her grace and elegance, Priyanka Chopra is all set to conquer Hollywood's biggest night - The Academy Awards.

  • White House refuses to correlate Kansas shooting with Trump's rhetoric
    New York [U.S.], Feb. 25 : Following the backlash over the murder of an Indian engineer in Kansas, which is being touted as a hate crime, the White House has attempted to downplay notions that there was any correlation between the incident and President Donald Trump's stance on immigrants.

  • Justin Bieber shows his ballet moves on Instagram
    New Delhi (India), Feb. 25 : Weeks after returning to Instagram, pop sensation Justin Bieber have been giving treats to his fans by posting frequently and now he has shared a video showing his ballet moves.

  • #Oscars2017: Foreign-Language film nominees criticize Fanaticism and Nationalism
    Los Angeles (USA), Feb. 25 : Hollywood has been really vocal about all the wrong decisions taken by the US government, recently. Now, all the six directors whose films have been nominated for the best foreign-language film Oscar, criticizing politicians for creating divisive walls.

  • Muhammad Ali's son detained by immigration, asked are you a Muslim
    New York [U.S.], Feb. 25 : In a shocking development, it has been revealed that the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained for hours by immigration officials earlier this month at a Florida airport, and was repeatedly asked about his religion.

  • Amal Clooney outshines George with her baby bump
    Washington D.C. (USA), Feb. 25 : Here it is! Celebrity couple George Clooney and Amal Clooney graced the red carpet of 2017 Cesar awards, but it was Amal who stole the show with her adorable baby bump.

  • Good students are more into booze, smoking pots: Study
    New York [USA], Feb. 25 : It's not only the peer pressure that makes kids try alcohol or smoke pot!

  • Students think it's 'normal' to use performance enhancing drugs: Study
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : A European study has revealed that the majority of university students believe it is the social norm to use drugs like Ritalin to enhance academic performance - despite very few having used stimulants themselves.

  • DHS report casts doubt on need for Trump travel ban
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Feb. 25 : A Department of Homeland Security (DHS) report assessing the terrorist threat posed by the citizens of the seven countries covered by President Donald Trump's travel ban has expressed doubt on the necessity of the order.

  • Indian killed in Kansas: Indian Consulate assures assistance to deceased's family
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : The Embassy of India in the United States has assured that it is closely monitoring the tragic incident, wherein an Indian engineer was shot dead and another was injured in Kansas.

  • UP polls: Amit Shah and BJP should first introspect, says SP
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Feb. 25 : Slamming Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah's comment over increased crimes in Uttar Pradesh, the Samajwadi Party on Saturday asked the former to check his own ministers' actions first and then comment on any state.

  • Defence experts slam Abdullah, accuse him of speaking separatists' language
    Nagpur (Maharashtra) , Feb. 25 : A day after former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah remarked that the youth of the valley was picking up ammunition not to become legislators, but to fight for the freedom the valley, defence experts on Saturday said the former was speaking the language of separatists.

  • Kanpur train accident: PM Modi stooping very low to garner votes, says CPI
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : Alleging Prime Minister Narendra Modi of politicising the Kanpur train accident, the Communist Party of India (CPI) on Saturday accused the former for stooping very low in order to garner votes.

  • FCAT clears same-sex love music video 'Miss You'
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : The Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) has rescinded 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.

  • Grow a pair: Stephen Colbert ridicules Sean Spicer's justification on transgender bathroom rollback
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : Ouch! Stephen Colbert roasted White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer really bad.

  • Nike's new ad promotes Hijab-clad women athletes
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : What will they say about you? Maybe they'll say you showed them what's possible.- This is what sports brand Nike has to say through their new commercial, which has gone viral on the Internet.

  • B-Town supports 'Lipstick Under My Burkha': Watching film is a voluntary act
    Mumbai , Feb. 25 : Bollywood, once again came together to voice their support for Prakash Jha's upcoming film 'Lipstick Under My Burkha,' which has been denied clearance by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), for its sexual scenes, abusive words and audio pornography.

  • Justin Bieber India 'Purpose Tour' ticket sale setting new benchmark
    New Delhi , Feb. 25 : Looks like, Justin Bieber India 'Purpose Tour,' brought to the country by White Fox India, is setting new benchmarks and raising the bar in the live entertainment industry.

  • Under Trump's administration, it's ISIS, not ISIL
    New York [USA], Feb. 25 : The Pentagon has issued a directive that officials should now use the more common term ISIS to refer to the terror group.

  • White House blocks news organisations from media briefing
    Washington D.C. [USA], Feb. 25 : The White House on Friday blocked several news organisations from an off-camera press briefing, raising alarm among the First Amendment watchdogs.