New Delhi, Oct 1 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the people of China on the occasion of the country's National Day by posting on the Chinese social media platform, Weibo, announced the Prime Minister's Office on Saturday.
New Delhi, Oct 1 : Maldives too has decided not to participate in the SAARC Summit scheduled to be held in Pakistan, thus joining Bangaldesh, Bhutan, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and of course India, according to media reports on Saturday.
Kolkata, Oct 1 : A major fire broke out in a market area at Kadamtala under Bantra Police Station in West Bengal's Howrah district on Saturday early morning, reports said.
Dhaka, Oct 1 (!BNS): India defeated Bangladesh on Friday in the finals of the Under-18 Asia Cup Men's Hockey Final, according to media reports.
New Delhi, Oct 1 : : Sending out a strong message to Pakistan, the United States has told the Pakistan government to "exercise restraint" regarding the use of nuclear weapons, or even the talk about it, media reports said.
Mumbai, Oct 1 : For the first time, Deepika Padukone has taken the 'creative' route in a different manner altogether vis-a-vis her contribution to a new campaign for her fashion brand for women, 'All about you - by Deepika Padukone'.
Lisbon, Oct 1 : Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma, who is shooting with Shah Rukh Khan in Lisbon for Imtiaz Ali film The Ringh, was caught dancing on the streets of the Portugal capital recently.
Howrah, Oct 1 : A devastating fire engulfed Kadamtala Bazar in Kolkata's twin town Howrah on on Saturday morning, said officials.
Jammu, Oct 1 : : Indian Army Chief of Staff General Dalbir Singh arrived in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday to review the security situation along the border following repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan.
New Delhi, Oct 1 : : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday conveyed his greetings to the nation on the auspicious occasion of Navratri.
Kolkata, Oct 1 : : Resuming their innings with an overnight score of 239 runs for the loss of seven wickets, Wriddhiman Saha played a crucial knock to take India's score past the 300 run mark here on Saturday, day two of the second Test match.
Kolkata, Oct 1 : Resuming their innings with an overnight score of 239 runs for the loss of seven wickets, Wriddhiman Saha played a crucial knock to take India's score past the 300 run mark here on Saturday, day two of the second Test match.
Mumbai, Oct 1: In the Mahindra Mojo Tourer Edition, Mahindra has made some interesting retouches and has given it some useful accessories to make this current edition a tourer edition.
Washington, Oct 1 : A prominent US congressman termed the Uri attack in India by Pakistan based terrorists as a horrific incident while another said America is standing with India and its decision to launch sugical strike to destroy terrorist camps across the Kashmir border.
New York, Oct 1 : The United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, expressed alarm on Friday at public comments by President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, in which he reinforced a campaign to kill millions of drug addicts in the Philippines and compared it to the massacre of millions of Jews by Hitler during the Holocaust in Nazi Germany during the Second World War.
New York, Oct 1 : Iraq: UNICEF launches back-to-school campaign to help millions missing out on education Several weeks before of the start of the new school year, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), together with the Iraqi Ministry of Education, launched a nationwide 'Back to School' campaign in 10 governorates.
New York, Oct 1 : The UN refugee agency and delegations from African countries as well as the African Union (AU) agreed on Friday on final steps to end the protracted Rwandan refugee situation after seven years of negotiations.
New York, Oct 1 : There are now less than 30 doctors working in Aleppo city, down from 35 several days ago, a senior official of the United Nations health agency said on Friday, highlighting the deteriorating healthcare capacity in the war-battered area.
New York, Oct 1 : Nine representatives of the Government of Colombia, as well as nine members from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People's Army (FARC-EP) and 18 international observers from the UN mission in the country have started working together at the joint Monitoring and Verification Mechanism headquarters in Bogota.
New York, Oct 1 : The United Nations health agency on Friday urged countries across the South-East Asia region to continue to take decisive action to prevent, detect and respond to Zika virus, following news that Thailand has confirmed two cases of Zika-related microcephaly.
New York, Oct 1 : Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will establish an internal United Nations Board of Inquiry to investigate the deadly 19 September incident involving a UN-Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) relief operation to Urum al-Kubra, a town in western Aleppo Governorate.
New York, Oct 1 : The United Nations refugee agency on Friday called on authorities in Ukraine to help ease the plight of some 26,000 people who cross the dividing line between Government-controlled and non-Government-controlled areas of the crisis-gripped country daily.
New York, Oct 1 : The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) urged world leaders to take note of the profound implications of record-high carbon dioxide readings this month and appealed for their increased commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
New York, Oct 1 : United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is deeply concerned over the significant increase in tensions between India and Pakistan in the wake of recent developments, particularly the reported ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) following an attack on an Indian army base in Uri on 18 September.
New York, Sept 30 : Urgent humanitarian assistance is needed for some 100,000 people trapped in the South Sudanese town of Yei, where the security situation deteriorated rapidly after renewed conflict broke out in Juba, the capital, in early July, the United Nations refugee agency warned today.
New York, Sept 30 : Economic growth is not enough to eliminate poverty in rural areas of Latin America and the Caribbean, and governments need targeted policies and investments for agricultural development and correct historic inequality experienced by millions of people across the region, says a United Nations report released today.
Kolkata, Sept 30 : IIMC Sharodiya Digital Impact Awards 2016 brought forth this year's first ever and the most creative awards segment on Durga Puja.
Bangalore/Kolkata, Sept 30 : Titan Company Limited, India's largest lifestyle company and the world's 5th largest watch manufacturer held the grand finale of its 3rd Titan Elevate program recently, at Royal Orchid, Bangalore.
Dubai, Sept 30 : Airlines major Etihad Airways has been named The Middle East's Leading Airline at the World Travel Awards Middle East, representing a decade of dominance in the category, and one of four accoladescollected during a ceremony at The St. Regis Dubai.
Mumbai, Sept 30 : Etihad Airways has been named 'Best Airline-Business Class' at the TTG Travel Awards for the second consecutive year.
Mumbai, Sept 30 : The makers of M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story have launched the training video of Sushant preparing for his role the movie.
Mumbai, Sept 30 : SAIL on Friday said it's Bhilai Steel Plant has once again stood up to meet the defence requirements of the nation by accepting and accomplishing the challenge of development and supply of special grade structural steel channels for construction of Bailey Bridges for movement of Border Security Force personnel and materials in sub-zero climatic conditions and difficult terrains at high altitude in the Leh area of Jammu & Kashmir.
Kolkata, Sept 30 : Noodle Oodle, a Chinese restaurant, which is an initiative of Aditya Group, opened its second outlet in Kolkata's Garia area on Friday.
Toronto, Sept 30, : A daycare supervisor in Toronto was accused of sexually assaulting a young boy, police said.
Panaji, Sept 30 : FC Goa unveiled its 24 man squad at the training facility in Nagoa to a rousing welcome from fans and well wishers ahead of the first match of the Hero Indian Super League 2016.
Islamabad, Sept 30 : Pakistan on Friday postponed the 19th SAARC Summit which was scheduled to be held in the country in November,media reports said.
Islamabad, Sept 30 :As India announced it carried out surgical strikes crossing the Line of Control (LoC) into Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif has warned India by saying that 'no one will be allowed to cast an evil eye' on his nation.
Toronto, Sept 30 : Toronto emergency crews rushed to the scene of a crash at Dundas Street West and Sterling Road, around midnight, media reports said.
Mumbai, Sept 30 : Star World's flagship show, Koffee with Karan, is back with a brand new season and we cannot wait to see Season 5's line-up of celebrities as they face the wit of Karan Johar's wit and endless questions on the hotseat.
Mumbai, Sept 30: Amazon Prime Video along with acclaimed filmmaker SS Rajamouli, Graphic India and Arka Mediaworks, on Friday announced a partnership to extend the magnum opus 'Baahubali', a film that earned over ₹600 crores in worldwide box office collections, into a new multi-episode animated series titled -'Baahubali: The Lost Legends'.
Guwahati, Sept 30 : NorthEast United FC owner John Abraham does not believe in superstitions but he will surely love to know the fate of teams who host opening ceremonies in the Hero Indian Super League.
Guwahati, Sept 28 : Football fever now grips Guwahati, the gateway of North East India as the city go to host the opening ceremony of the third season of Indian Super League (ISL) on Oct 1.
Mumbai, Sept 30 : JetPrivilege, the loyalty and rewards management and frequent flyer programme of Jet Airways,on Friday made a monetary donation equivalent of five million JPMiles, to Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs)-Nanhi Kali and Save The Children India, in support of child development and education.
Geneva, Sept 30 : WHO is calling on belligerents in Syria to allow for the immediate and safe evacuation of the sick and wounded from all areas affected by the conflict, including eastern Aleppo.
Chennai, Sept 30 : The AIADMK on Friday said an FIR has been filed against a woman for spreading rumour against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and party supremo J Jayalalithaa's health.
Geneva, Sept 30 : New analysis by WHO shows that negative or ageist attitudes towards older people are widespread. They also negatively affect older people's physical and mental health.
Mumbai, Sept 30 : Amid criticisms and possible ban on Pakistani actors following the Uri attacks this month, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan seems to have come out in support of them and said the actors from the neighbouring country are not terrorists.
Mumbai, Sep 30: Although carrying the Pulsar moniker for long, Bajaj Auto wanted to give the Bajaj Pulsar VS 400 a new name prior to its launch. Bajaj clearly did not want to sell the VS 400 under its previous badge.
Mumbai, Sept 30 : Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited (Kotak), on Friday announced that it has executed binding share purchase agreement to acquire 99.49% of equity shares of BSS Microfinance Private Limited (BSS), a Non-Banking Finance Company, classified as a NBFC-MFI, from existing shareholders subject to regulatory and other approvals, including Reserve Bank of India.
Kolkata, Sep 30: Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said that he wants Bengal to be a front runner in the development of India, while attending the infrastructure summit organised by the Bengal Chamber on Thursday.
New Delhi, Sept 30 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh reviewed the issues of Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) in a meeting held here on Friday.
New Delhi, Sept 30 : The annual infrastructure output of India moved up by 3.2 percent in August, official data released on Friday revealed.
New Delhi, Sept 30 : Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari on Friday said that India's relations with Africa was not a transactional partnership.
Kolkata, Sept 30 : Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari will be coming to Kolkata on Sunday on a two-day visit.
New Delhi, Sept 30 : Director General Border Roads (DGBR) Lt Gen Suresh Sharma concluded his five-day visit to Arunachal Pradesh, on Friday.
New Delhi, Sept 30 : The 8th batch of 25 declassified files relating to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose were released online on web portal www.netajipapers.gov.in. on Friday by N.K. Sinha, Secretary, Ministry of Culture.
New Delhi, Sept 30 : M. Venkaiah Naidu, Minister of Information and Broadcasting, will be felicitating the winners of the Swachh Bharat Short Film Festival in a special felicitation programme to be held in New Delhi on Oct 2.
Mumbai, Sept 30 : Sushant Singh Rajput's latest movie M.S Dhoni : The Untold Story, which is based on the life of India's World Cup winning skipper MS Dhoni, hit the silver screen on Friday.
New Delhi, Sept 30 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the Government is working on a target date of Apr 1, 2017 for the roll out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the country.
Kolkata, Sept 30 : Kader Khan and Ali Khan, who were arrested on Thursday night in connection with Suzette Jordan's gang-rape case, were produced in a local court in Kolkata on Friday afternoon and sent to police custody for 14 days.