New York, Sept 26 : The world faces growing nuclear dangers and tensions, yet progress in multilateral nuclear disarmament has come to a "standstill," United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon declared on Monday, reiterating a call for complete global nuclear disarmament as the international community marks the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons.
New York, Sept 26 : Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, the Foreign Ministers of Bahrain and Oman on Monday expressed concerns about instability in the Middle East region, citing the links between peace and development, and emphasizing the importance of being good neighbours to each other.
New York, Sept 26 : Telling the United Nations General Assembly that over the 25 years of Eritrea's independence it has faced a "concerted onslaught" of difficulties - incessant hostility, occupation, and sanctions - the country's Foreign Minister on Monday said that resilient Eritrea and Eritreans, at home and abroad, were nevertheless able to fend off the attacks on their nation and protect their hard-won freedom.
New York, Sept 26 : In a world of increased uncertainty and volatility, with sluggish growth, growing xenophobia and rising nationalism and protectionism, the United Nations is essential for the survival and prosperity of small states, Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan told the General Assembly on Monday.
Bella Bella, B.C., Sept 26 : Prince William and his wife Kate will be enjoying the natural beauty and indigenous culture of British Columbia on Monday, as they tour down the pristine rainforest in the Central Coast region.
Toronto, Sept 26 : To tackle the growing problem of traffic congestion, Mayor John Tory has recently launched a new step to control it.
Toronto, Sept 26 : On Sunday afternoon, a 15 -month -old ate part of an anti-anxiety medication pill that was found on a slide in a Toronto park.
New York, Sept 26 : As the tension between India and Pakistan is escalating, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday issued a strong note of warning to her neighbouring country, saying that Islamabad should "abandon the dream" of using terror to obtain authority in Jammu and Kashmir.
Fort Ellis, Sept 26 : Mi'kmaq protesters recently blocked the entrance of a construction site near the upcoming underground natural gas storage caverns in Nova Scotia.
Paris, Sept 26 : At least two people were injured when a gunman opened fire close to a supermarket to the west of Paris on Monday, media reports said.
Toronto, Sept 26 : A worker is severely injured after an accidental spill of hot tar on him, in the Logan Avenue and Danforth Avenue of Toronto, police said.
Calgary, Sept 26 : One man died following a shooting on Sunday night in Calgary.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : President of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) Praful Patel Chaired AIFF's Executive Committee Meeting in Goa on Monday.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday appreciated External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for her 'firm, effective & fine articulation' of a wide range of global issues at the ongoing United Nations General Assembly.
Quebec, Sept 26 :A small plane crashed along the Mouchalagane River in northern Quebec on Sunday.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Monday inaugurated the four day Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Krishi Unnati Mela - 2016, in Mathura.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Jitendra Singh will inaugurate a two-day seminar on Bamboo Development here on Tuesday.
Vancouver, Sept 26 : On Sunday night two people were hospitalised after a targeted shooting took place in Surrey.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : In its thirty seventh flight (PSLV-C35), ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle successfully launched the 371 kg SCATSAT-1 Satellite along with seven co-passenger satellites on Monday from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota.
Guwahati, Sept 26 : A high level meeting was held in Assam's Tezpur based Army 4 corps headquarter on Monday in presence of MOS Defence Subhash Ramrao Bhamre and MOS Home Kiren Rijiju following Chinese troops incursion into Arunachal Pradesh.
New York, Sept 26 : Amid heightened tension between India and Pakistan since the militant attack in Uri town which left 18 soldiers martyred, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday sent out a tough message to Pakistan as she said that Kashmir is an integral part of India and will always 'remain so'.
Guwahati, Sept 26 : A high level team comprising Central and State Governments led by the advisor of Union Finance Ministry Dina Nath visited Assam on a two day visit to carry out an inspection on the ground to assess the extent of damages caused by floods and erosion in Assam.
Mumbai, Sept 26 : Director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra wanted virgin locations for the shoot of his upcoming poignant tragic love story Mirzya.
Paris, Sept 26 : The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Microsoft Corp. have signed a global, multiyear agreement to partner on next-generation technologies to advance connected driving experiences worldwide.
Kolkata, Sept 26 : The 49th Annual General Meeting of Hindustan Copper Limited (HCL) was held here on Monday.
Kabul, Sept 26 : In an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion, at lesat four Romanian soldiers were injured in Afghanistan, media reports said on Monday.
Toronto, Sept. 26 : Nestle's purchase of a well near Elora in Ontario, Canada to secure water supply for its own growing water bottling plant, forced Ontario to renew its government scrutiny of the bottling water industry, reported the media.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Vistara, India's fastest growing full service carrier, launched the all-new Club Vistara (CV) frequent flyer program today, with inputs from its frequent flyers and those of other airlines forming the basis for the revamp.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Peace activist Irom Sharmila on Monday met Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal here.
Kolkata, Sep 26 : Actor, director and singer Anjan Dutt talks about his upcoming film 'Byomkesh O Chiriakhana' and Bengali cinema during an exclusive interview by IBNS correspondent Souvik Ghosh.
Tokyo, Sept 26 : An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter Scale hit Okinawa-honto Kinkai region of Japan on Monday, officials said.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Hours after a person hurled a shoe at Rahul Gandhi during his roadshow in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress vice-president blamed the BJP and the RSS for the attack.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Hero MotoCorp Ltd. (HMCL),the world's largest two-wheeler manufacturer, on Monday launched the new Achiever 150, aiming to expand its presence in the premium segment.
Kolkata/Guwahati, Sept 26 : Six leader-activists of the banned Bangladesh-based extremist organisation Jamaat ul Mujahideen-Bangladesh (JMB), who were arrested from several locations in West Bengal and Assam, were produced in a local court in Kolkata on Monday and sent to police custody till Oct 6.
On September 20, 2016, Lalbiakzama, Additional Secretary, Mizoram Home Department, disclosed that the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (UMHA), had approved 'Road Map-V' for Bru repatriation, proposed to commence from the first week of November 2016, and would soon release funds for expenses for the process. Though the expenditure for this phase was not projected, Lalbiakzama stated that the total proposed expenses for the repatriation was earlier estimated at INR 680 million in the 'Roadmap-IV' of which over INR 97 million was released by the Centre in 2015. "We have spent around Rs. One lakh [100,000] during the proposed repatriation in 2015," he said, adding, the State Government would ask more fund in case of further requirement. The effort to repatriate Bru families during June to September in 2015 had failed as not a single Bru came forward in their respective relief camps before the Mizoram officials, to be identified as bona fide residents of Mizoram.
Mumbai, Sept 26 : The second promo from the film M.S. Dhoni - The Untold Story was released.
In the latest terrorist attack on immunisation teams in Pakistan, Doctor Zakaullah Khan, a senior member of the polio vaccination campaign, was shot dead by unidentified motorcycle borne terrorists near his house in Peshawar, the provincial capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), on September 11, 2016. Jama'at-ul-Ahrar (JuA), a breakaway faction of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), claimed responsibility for the attack. TTP-JuA 'spokesman' Ehsanullah Ehsan, while claiming responsibility, vowed to carry out more such attacks.
Mumbai, Sept 26 : BCCI President Anurag Thakur on Monday appreciated the Indian team for their performance after they beat New Zealand to win the first match of the series here on Monday.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Active-wear brand Performax, exclusively available at Reliance Trends, India's largest fashion destination is the Official Kit Partner of Northeast United FC for the second successive year for 2016 Indian Soccer League.
Toronto, Sept. 26 : The Canada Council for the Arts in downtown Ottawa, on Thursday, unveiled the final eight designs from which a jury of experts, both in public art and hockey, will choose one, for the new Ottawa monument commemorating Lord Stanley of Preston's gift of the Stanley Cup in 1892, according to media reports.
Kanpur, Sept 26 : Indian coach Anil Kumble congratulated the team for winning the first Test match of the series against New Zealand here on Monday.
Dubai, Sept 26 : Australia has qualified for the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 after a 3-0 whitewash of Sri Lanka in the ICC Women's Championship.
Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh, Sept 26 : : A shoe was thrown at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday during his roadshow in Uttar Pradesh, though it missed him narrowly, reports said.
Lois Angeles, Sept 26 : The second season of Bollywood beauty Priyanka Chopra's popular American TV series 'Quatico2' premiered in the US on Sunday.
Srinagar, Sept 26 : : Five CRPF men were wounded in a grenade blast in south Kashmir's Anantnag district on Monday, police said. . "Militants lobbed a grenade at an army vehicle on the Srinagar-Jammu highway in the Wanpoh area of Anantnag and five CRPF men, stationed nearby, were wounded in the blast," a police official said.
New Delhi, Sep 26 : The Prime Minister's Office on Monday released the English translation of the text of Narendra Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on All India Radio on September 25, 2016.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : :Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday chaired a high level meeting to review the Indus Water treaty with Pakistan, reports said.
New Delhi, Sep 26 : Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, lauded India for the swift decision to ratify the Paris climate change agreement, COP21, media reported on Monday.
Patna, Sept 26 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): The Supreme Court on Monday deferred hearing a petition seeking cancellation of bail granted to controversial RJD politician Mohammad Shahabuddin after the latter sought more time to file his reply.
Kanpur, Sept 26 : Virat Kohli and his men did the inevitable by winning the first Test match against New Zealand by 197 runs here on Monday to set a memorable milestone in the 500th test played by India.
Kolkata, Sept 26 : : In a major breakthrough, the Special Task Force of Kolkata Police have apprehended six members of the banned Bangladesh- based extremist organisation Jamaat ul Mujahideen, five of them wanted in connection with the Burdwan blast case, reports said.
Chennai, Sep 26 : Tamil Nadu has filed fresh petitions in the Supreme Court regarding the release of Cauvery water to the state by Karnataka, according to media reports on Monday.
Mumbai, Sept 26 : Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) received the Most Admired Retailer of the Year Award for excellence in travel retail infrastructure at the 13th edition of The India Retail Forum 2016.
Dubai, Sept 26 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday announced the final squads for the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup Asia Qualifier Division 2 2016 to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from Sept 26 - Oct 6, 2016.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : : Karnataka has told the Supreme Court that it cannot release any more water from the Cauvery to Tamil Nadu till December, NDTV reported.
Kanpur, Sept 26 : Visitors New Zealand are staring at a loss after losing three wickets in the morning session of play as India now need three more to win the match and go up 1-0 in the three match Test series here on Monday, day five of the first match.
Mumbai, Sept 26 : Actor Ayushmann Khurrana will sport a rustic look and flaunt a muscular body in his upcoming film Bareilly Ki Barfi.
Kolkata, Sept 26 : The members of Bhowanipur 75 Palli have planned to woo pandal hoppers with a 45 feet elephant.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Attending the 20th session of FAO/WHO Coordinating Committee for Asia on Monday, India's Health Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda said that the country is committed to adhering to international food safety standards.
New Delhi, Sept 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated ISRO on successful launch of PSLV-C35/SCATSAT-1 and 7 co-passenger satellites.