New Delhi, Sept 27 : The Rashtrapati Bhavan announced on Tuesday that it will open a new museum complex for public viewing from Oct 2.
New Delhi, Sep 27 : Any one who would like to file the declaration in paper form under the Income Declaration Scheme, 2016, can do so until midnight of Sep 30, 2016, the Union Ministry of Finance announced on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Sept 27 : : A petition on the White House website asking for Pakistan to be declared as a state sponsor of terrorism has drawn huge support from netizens, The Times of India reported.
New Delhi, Sep 27 : Envoys of five nations to India presented their credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee at a ceremony held in Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday, the President's Secretariat announced on Tuesday.
Bengaluru, Sept 27 : : Bengaluru and the rest of the Cauvery basin of Karnataka have been placed under prohibitory orders as the contentious issue of sharing river water with Tamil Nadu will be heard in the Supreme Court on Tuesday, reports said.
Mumbai, Sept 27 : Actress Parineeti Chopra, who will feature alongside Irrfan Khan in Homi Adajania's next film, is excited as well as nervous about sharing screen space with the actor.
New Delhi, Sept 27 : : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called a meeting on Thursday to review the 'most favoured nation' status in the wake of the Uri terror attack, reports said.
Patiala, Sept 27 : A centenarian woman was found murdered in a paddy field near Patiala in Punjab on Monday as her family alleged that she was raped before being killed, media reports said.
New Delhi, Sept 27: Former bureaucrat B K Bansal, accused of corruption, has committed along with his son, two months after his wife and daughter hanged themselves, reports said.
Mountain View, Sept 27 : popular search engine Google on Tuesday celebrated its 18th birthday with a doodle.
Kolkata, Sept 27 : U.S. Consulate organized a workshop on 'air quality issues' in Kolkata and the action plan was shared at a round-table meet on Saturday in Kolkata.
New Delhi, Sept 27 : A school teacher in Delhi succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday morning after being stabbed by class 12 students for complaint against them, reports said.
Kolkata,Sept 27 : Artist Sanjoy Majumdar recently hosted a seven-day- long solo exhibition of his recent artworks at Taj Bengal in Kolkata.
Washington Sept 27 : Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have imaged what may be water vapor plumes erupting off the surface of Jupiter's moon Europa.
New York, Sept 27 : The role of agriculture should go beyond just generating food to help address global challenges such as climate change and antimicrobial resistance, the head of United Nations agriculture agency stressed on Monday.
New York, Sept 27 : The head of the United Nations agency tasked with defending press freedom on Monday expressed indignation at the killing of Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar.
New York, Sept 27 : The United Nations cultural agency on Monday released a new video that outlines how comprehensive sexuality education helps young people develop the knowledge and skills to make conscious, healthy and responsible choices about relationships and sexuality.
New York, Sept 27 : Speaking on behalf of Peter Thomson, the President of the United Nations General Assembly, one of the 193-member body's Vice-Presidents, Durga Prasad Bhattarai, Ambassador of Nepal, said he was encouraged by the fact that many UN Member States have already embedded the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into their national plans and policies.
New York, Sept 27 : Addressing the General Assembly on Monday, Kokou Kpayedo, the Permanent Representative of Togo to the United Nations, reiterated his country's voluntary commitment in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and stressed that enhanced cooperation in responding to security threats and ensuring reform of the Security Council are needed to secure their wide implementation.
New York, Sept 27 : The United Nations and Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) have delivered life-saving food aid to 60,000 people under siege in four Syrian towns, their first supplies since April, but extreme concern persists for 250,000 people trapped in Aleppo, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) reported on Monday.
New York, Sept 27 : There is a feeling among people on Monday that the world is not "developing within the framework of rational order and common sense" as conflicts and an increasing number of transnational conflicts give rise to a feeling of chaos, the Deputy Vice Minister of Belarus told delegations in the United Nations on Monday adding that such chaos exists side by side with unprecedented interconnectedness and technological progress.
New York, Sept 27 :Colombians are "bidding farewell to decades of flames and sending up a bright flare of hope that illuminates the world," United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Monday in Cartagena, welcoming the signing by the Government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia - People's Army (FARC-EP) of a peace deal ending more than 50 years of conflict.
New York, Sept 27 : Confronting the daunting challenges that face the world, the United Nations must improve its performance to transform its ambitious agendas on sustainable development and climate change into "real change" that benefits all people, Denmark told the General Assembly on Monday.
New York, Sept 27 : Declaring that Caribbean countries are being treated "as if they are hell on earth" due to new financial rules against tax havens, Bahamian Foreign Minister Frederick Mitchell mounted the podium of the United Nations General Assembly on Monday to denounce the "immoral" withdrawal of normal banking services that inflict hardship on ordinary citizens.
New York, Sept 27 : Highlighting at the United Nations on Monday his country's initiatives to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the Minister for Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation of Tanzania emphasized the importance of collective efforts at local, national and international levels to achieve the goals in a timely manner.
New York, Sept 27 : Addressing the General Assembly, Palau's Permanent Representative to the United Nations underlined on Monday the urgency of addressing challenges such as threats from climate change, global conflict, issues of migrants and refugees, violent extremism, antimicrobial resistance and nuclear weapons.
New York, Sept 27 : Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, two small island nations in Africa on Monday stressed that among the many challenges they face, harnessing the transformative power of the seas and building the ocean-based economy is of fundamental importance for their countries' survival and sustainable growth.
New York, Sept 27 : Speaking at the United Nations General Assembly, India's External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, underscored her country's commitment to the comprehensive implementation of the 2030 Agenda and said that the national parliament has dedicated one day in each session to discuss and monitor its progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
New York, Sept 27 : A new study has found that a United Nations-backed programme aiming to promote competitiveness and improve the working conditions of more than one million workers in garment factories across seven developing countries has shown significant gains in both quality of life for workers and profitability for businesses.
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.