Kolkata, July 27 :West Bengal-based JIS Group, which runs the JIS College of Engineering, has launched an initiative to introduce the idea of entrepreneurship to the students, to help them think out of the box and step into a new territory apart from traditional career outline.
Mumbai, July 27 : The very cool Sonakshi Sinha is all set to don a fierce avatar for her next action thriller Akira.
Berlin, July 27 : An explosion took off near an office for migration in the town of Zirndorf close to Nuremberg in Germany on Wednesday, media reports said.
New York, July 27 : Expressing serious concern over the proposed penal code amendment that would criminalize abortions, United Nations human rights experts on Wednesday urged the Dominican Republic's President and legislators to protect women's rights to sexual and reproductive health in the Caribbean country.
New York, July 27 : The threat of terrorism has expanded and become increasingly decentralized and diffuse throughout the past 10 years, the top United Nations anti-crime official said on Wednesday, calling for greater efforts to tackle links between crime and terrorism and for increased advocacy among youth.
New York, July 27 : Voicing concern over the amended Child Labour Bill in India which could legitimize family work and further disadvantage children from poor families, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has urged the removal of certain provisions and establishing a robust monitoring mechanism with a thorough list of hazardous occupations for a stronger child protection framework.
New York, July 27 : Extremely concerned by reports of rising tensions in Yemen's Taizz governorate, the United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator for the crisis-gripped country has called for a "humanitarian pause" to protect civilians.
New York, July 27 : "Wash my hands before eating and nursing the baby, wash my hands after relieving myself, use Aquatabs to purify the water..." and so, Sherline Deus lists the steps she must take to protect herself and her children from cholera in the town of Grand Bois, located in in north-eastern Haiti, near the country's border with the Dominican Republic.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations and its partners are rushing to ramp up support for South Sudan's fight to contain a cholera outbreak through measures, including an oral vaccination campaign to reach over 14,000 people and the creation of treatment and rehydration centres.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations human rights chief on Wednesday expressed alarm at reports that up to 14 people face imminent execution in Indonesia, most of them for drug-related offences, calling on the authorities of "the most prolific executioner" in Southeast Asia to immediately reinstate a moratorium on the death penalty.
Mumbai, July 27 : Prateik Babbar is all set to tread the path of live drama with the Indian adaptation of the one-act play by L.B. Hamilton, 'A Midnight clear', in Mumbai.
Mumbai, July 27 : 'Elimination' is this year's theme for the World Hepatitis Day, observed every year on Thursday by World Health Organization (WHO).
Kolkata, July 27 : Given a chance to manage a club that suits his profile, Manchester United ambassador Dwight Yorke is ready to take up a coaching assignment in India.
Birmingham, July 27 : Indian academics will join over 800 Shakespeare scholars from more than 48 countries in Stratford Upon-Avon and London for the 10th World Shakespeare Congress, to explore and honour the Bard's work some 400 years after his death.
New Delhi, July 27 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for raising foreign shareholding limit from 5% to 15% in Indian Stock Exchanges for a stock exchange, a depository, a banking company, an insurance company, a commodity derivative exchange.
Mumbai, July 27 : Rajkumar Rao is getting a unique feedback from people around him.
Mumbai, July 27 : Ashutosh Gowariker has recently launched a power packed arena promo of Mohenjo Daro.
Mumbai, July 27 : Its how they say a good script , mind blowing actors and a perfect taskmaster what makes a superb film.
New Delhi, July 27 :. Ripple DME, a digital marketing company, handled the whole digital marketing of ENDOCON 2016, by creating the Hashtag#ENDOCON 2016.
Hepatitis is preventable and treatable but continues to be an acute public health challenge globally and in countries of WHO South-East Asia Region. Viral hepatitis kills approximately 350 000 people every year in the Region. It is responsible for more deaths than HIV and malaria together, and is second only to tuberculosis as a major cause of death among communicable diseases. Globally, and in the Region the number of deaths due to viral hepatitis is increasing. There is need for immediate and urgent action to arrest the spread of hepatitis.
New Delhi, July 27 : Amid reports that his food was spiked resulting in wrestler Narsingh Yadav testing postive for a banned substance, the athlete has failed a second dope test too, said media reports.
New Delhi, July 27 : With the India U-16 A Team busy on their exposure Tour in Germany, All India Football Federation has arranged for an International Friendly match for the U-16 B National Team boys who have been practising in Goa.
Mumbai, July 27 : FMCG major CavinKare Pvt. Ltd. has roped in the well known and critically acclaimed film actor Irrfan Khan as the brand ambassador for its shampoo based hair colour - Indica Easy.
New Delhi, July 27 : : The Rajya Sabha witnessed a huge ruckus on Wednesday when many opposition members raised an uproar and stormed the well to protest Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "silence" on violence against Dalits and Muslims by self styled cow protectors in different parts of the country.
Mumbai, July 27 : Girnar Tea, an India tea manufacturing company, has engaged Global Advertisers for the outdoor publicity of their three products- Masala Tea, Royal Cup Tea and Ginger Tea.
New Delhi, July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated British Prime Minister Theresa May after the latter's assumption of her new responsibility, a government release said.
New Delhi, July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid his tributes to former President of India, APJ Abdul Kalam on his first death anniversary.
New York, July 27 : Shocking his fans, Swiss Tennis star Roger Federer on Tuesday announced that he will miss the upcoming Olympics and the rest of the season due to knee injury.
New Delhi/Mumbai, July 27 : Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray turned a year older on Tuesday.
Washington, July 27 : Making history, Hillary Clinton on Tuesday secured the Democratic Party's U.S. presidential nomination for the US Presidential polls.
Washington, July 27 : Ceres is covered in countless small, young craters, but none are larger than 175 miles (280 kilometers) in diameter. To scientists, this is a huge mystery, given that the dwarf planet must have been hit by numerous large asteroids during its 4.5 billion-year lifetime. Where did all the large craters go?
New York, July 27 : The United Nations has a "zero tolerance" policy towards sexual abuse by anyone working under the blue flag.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations envoy mediating a resolution to the five-year crisis in Syria said on Tuesday he aims to convene a new round of intra-Syrian peace talks towards the end of August, and expressed hope that the United States and Russia would make "concrete progress" in order to improve the atmosphere for the resumption of the discussions.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations refugee agency on Tuesday appealed to donors for an additional $115.4 million to fund the voluntary return and reintegration of Somali refugees from Kenya's Dadaab refugee camp.
New York, July 27 : The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), a United Nations specialized agency, will set up a committee to examine whether a 54 degrees Celsius temperature recently recorded in Kuwait, has set the new highest temperature for Asia, as well as for the entire Eastern hemisphere.
New York, July 27 : Two senior United Nations officials on Tuesday underscored that the centrality of women to the Colombian peace process, as shown by the 'historic commitment' by the Government and Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People's Army (FARC-EP) at the Havana Peace Talks Table, must be reinforced in the final agreement and, more importantly, during the implementation phase.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) reiterated on Tuesday that attacks on health facilities are a blatant violation of international humanitarian law and can amount to war crimes, in response to the recent airstrikes on four hospitals and a blood bank in eastern Aleppo city in Syria.
New York, July 27 : Mangroves are rare and vital ecosystems that help to protect coastlines and mitigate the effects of climate change, but their survival is being jeopardized, the United Nations cultural agency said on Tuesday, calling for greater preservation efforts as the international community marks the first ever International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem.
New York, July 27 :The Security Council on Tuesday extended the mandate of the United Nations peacekeeping operation in the Central African Republic (CAR) until 15 November 2017, keeping an authorized troop ceiling of 10,750 military personnel intact and providing time for the mission to assess the post-transition process in the country.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday extended the mandate of the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) for six months, until 31 January 2017, and welcomed the progress of the negotiations between the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders to reach a comprehensive settlement.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations human rights expert on freedom of opinion and expression has condemned recent Government clampdown over public and social media expressions in Thailand ahead of a constitutional referendum scheduled for 7 August.
Kolkata, Jul 26 : A local leader of the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) allegedly threatened a petrol pump staffer on Monday night in West Bengal's Medinipore Town, as the man denied to give him petrol without helmet.
Mumbai, July 26 : Actors John Abraham and Varun Dhawan had an awesome time shooting a helicopter action sequence for Dishoom.
New Delhi, July 26 : A Myanmar delegation led by Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Major General Aung Soe called on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here today.
Mumbai, July 26 : The date 26th July 2005 will always be one that is seared in every Mumbaikar's mind.
New York, July 26 : Recent fighting in South Sudan has forced 37,491 people to flee to Uganda in the past three weeks, averaging more than 4,000 a day in the past week, the United Nations refugee agency warned on Tuesday.
New York, July 26 : The United Nations envoy for Somalia has strongly condemned on Tuesday's terrorist attack in the vicinity of Mogadishu International Airport that killed at least a dozen people.
Kolkata, Jul 26 : A sub-divisional court in West Bengal's Howrah district on Tuesday awarded death sentence to a man for killing four kids, including three of his own children.
Berlin, July 26 : A patient allegedly killed his doctor at the Benjamin Franklin hospital in Germany's Berlin city on Tuesday, media reports said.
New Delhi, July 26 : To mark the first death anniversary of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, the Ministry of Defence has planned a host of events at Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday, an official release said.
The Hague, July 26 : In a major blow to its image as an investment destination, India lost a big arbitration case in the International Tribunal in The Hague for cancelling a satellites and spectrum deal with Bangalore-based Devas Multimedia and could end up paying damages worth a billion dollars.
Mumbai, July 26 : Dishoom has a new addition to its cast and its none other than our very own Khiladi Akshay Kumar.
New Delhi, July 26 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the constitution of a seven-member Expert Committee under the chairmanship of T V S N Prasad, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs for exploring the other possible alternatives to Pellet Guns as Non-lethal Weapons, an official release confirmed.
Mumbai, July 26 : Shahid Kapoor is no more 'Shahid' for his friends. He has a new name-'Gabru'.
Mumbai/Kolkata, July 26 : Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive, 2016 in association with aLL: The Plus Size Store will host the first ever plus-size show for men and women styled by designer Shilpa Chavan of Little Shilpa, an official release said.
Mumbai, July 26 : Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra on Tuesday will appear in the 'Today Show'.
Mumbai, July 26 : Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar will appear in a cameo in the upcoming movie 'Dishoom'.
New Delhi, July 26 : Extending the Xperia X and Xperia XA family, Sony India today announced the launch of Xperia XA Ultra, the ultimate phone for selfie lovers.
Washington, July 26 : Astronomers at the University of Michigan's College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) discovered for the first time that the hot gas in the halo of the Milky Way galaxy is spinning in the same direction and at comparable speed as the galaxy's disk, which contains our stars, planets, gas, and dust.
Sydney, July 26 : Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh has said he hopes to see senior cricketers keep promoting Test cricket.