Brasilia, Aug 31 : Brazil's Senate on Wednesday removed President Dilma Rousseff from the office on charges of breaking budgetary laws, media reports said.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who arrived in India on Monday for a three-day visit, has extended his stay in the country.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Wednesday to discuss 'broad bilateral partnership' and to review discussions held at the 2nd annual U.S.-India Strategic and Commercial Dialogue.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : In an act against corrupt leaders, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday sacked his social welfare minister Sandeep Kumar after receiving an "objectionable CD" of him.
New York, Aug 31 : A group of United Nations human rights experts on Wednesday urged the Sudanese authorities to drop charges - which carry the death penalty - brought against six human rights activists in the country.
New York, Aug 31 : The United Nations envoy in Somalia has spoken out against the bombing yesterday of a hotel in the capital, Mogadishu, that killed at least 13 people and injured more than 20.
New York, Aug 31 : The top United Nations humanitarian relief official has expressed extreme concern over the recent evacuation of the entire population of the besieged Syrian town of Darayya, following an agreement between representatives of Darayya and the Syrian Government - and highlighted how the move does not comply with international law.
Kolkata, August 31 : Dr. Naushad Forbes, President, Confederation of Indian Industry, spoke about the GST Bill, the need for reforms in the education sector, especially in Bengal, and the problems in the steel sector at the press conference in Kolkata recently.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : The trailer of Harry Sachdeva's upcoming dramatic thriller '31st October', which stars Vir Das and Soha Ali Khan, was unveiled on Wednesday at a suburban venue in Mumbai.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : RS Software (India) Ltd., the vertically integrated technology solution provider to the global digital payments industry, has developed the central unit of Bharat Bill Payment System(BBPS) platform for National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI).
Kolkata, Aug 31 : The Bengal Chamber on Wednesday said the Supreme Court's verdict cancelling the acquisition of 997 acres of land in West Bengal's Singur for the Tata Motors Nano car factory by the previous Left Front government will have impact on the whole country.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday removed Minister of Child Welfare and Social Justice Sandeep Kumar.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Petrol and diesel prices have been hiked, officials said on Wednesday.
Kolkata, August 31 : Noted fashion designer Jaya Misra unveiled her new line of contemporary outfits called 'Mosaic', recently in Kolkata, in the presence of Priyadarshini Chatterjee, Femina Miss India 2016.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : Bollywood beauty Priyanka Chopra, who is slowly making a strong mark in Hollywood, on Wednesday negated reports that she is planning to shift her base to Los Angeles from Mumbai.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), the umbrella organisation for all retail payments system in India, launched the pilot project for Bharat Bill Payment System (BBPS) with 26 Bharat Bill Payment Operating Units (BBPOUs).
Mumbai, Sept 31 : Ace music composer Pritam, who is known for his chart topping numbers, has done it yet again with Ae Dil Hai Mushkil's title track.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : DSK Shivajians FC continued their maiden appearance in the 128th Durand Cup after registering a facile 2-1 win over Gangtok Himalayan SC at the Ambedkar Stadium, New Delhi on Wednesday.
Berlin, Aug 31 : Scores of Baloch activists staged protests in the German cities of Dusseldorf, Berlin and Munich against the "human right crisis and forced disappearances" of Baloch people in Pakistan, said a representative of the activists.
By Quaid Najmi, Ratnagiri (Maharashtra), Aug 31 : The single-minded pursuit by an RTI activist led to an expose and finally prevented the sale to a private party of a historical sea fort in Maharashtra, constructed in the early 1700s.
Chennai, Aug 31 : After fighting a deadly lung condition for nearly seven years, Igor Kravchenko from Ukraine now breathes easy, thanks to a challenging surgery of lungs transplant performed at a hospital here.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : US Secretary of State John Kerry called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Wednesday, the concluding day of his three-day visit to India.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : India's eight core sectors growth stood at 3.2 per cent in July, official government data released on Wednesday said.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : The Union Cabinet under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday been apprised of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed on May 20, 2016 between Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) and Ministry of Cabinet Office, UK (as represented by CERT-UK, a unit of the Cabinet Office on Cyber Security).
New Delhi, Aug 31 : The Union Cabinet under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the scheme for grant of Permanent Residency Status (PRS) to foreign investors subject to the relevant conditions as specified in the FDI Policy notified by the Government from time to time.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday given its approval to create a Project Development Fund (PDF) with a corpus of Rs 500 Crore for catalysing Indian economic presence in the Cambodia, Laos Myanmar and Vietnam.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday given its ex-post-facto approval for the FDI policy amendments announced by the Government on June 20.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : With the police arresting an Ola driver and his companion for allegedly gang-raping and killing a minor girl in Kolkata, the app-based taxi service provider company on Wednesday said that it has suspended the account associated with the cab.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : India's gross domestic product (GDP) slowed down to touch 7.1 per cent in the first quarter of the fiscal, government data released on Wednesday said.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : One of the youngest National Award winner actor, Rajkumar Rao celebrates his birthday on Wednesday.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : The Indian market was able to report its third successive session of gains on Wednesday with Sensex up 109.16 points at 28452.17 and Nifty up 41.85 points at 8786.20.
Lucknow,Aug 31 : Vodafone India,a leading telecommunication services providers, on Wednesday announced the launch of its Vodafone SuperNet 4G service in UP East starting with Lucknow.
New Delhi. Aug 31 : President Pranab Mukherjee will attend a special Onam Programme called 'Kairali' on Sept 3 at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here.
Kolkata, Aug 31 :The Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled the acquisition of 997 acres of land in West Bengal's Singur for the Tata Motors Nano car factory by the previous Left Front government, setting off celebrations among the land losers of the area near here, even as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee welcome the ruling as a landmark victory.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday extended his greetings and felicitations to the government and people of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the eve of their Independence Day.
New Delhi, Aug 31 :President of India Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Slovak Republic on the eve of their Constitution Day.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Taking home health monitoring to a whole new level, French consumer electronics company Withings has announced the launch of a wireless blood pressure monitor for the Indian market.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Slum children of Delhi are showcasing some of the critical urban challenges they face in their everyday lives, through an exhibition of pictures they have clicked.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : In a major development, the committee, which is investigating the grant of licences for change in land use (CLU) in four villages of Gurgaon, which include granting of licence to a company owned by Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, submitted its report to the Haryana government on Wednesday.
Dubai, Aug 31 : South Africa pace bowler Dale Steyn has stormed back to the number-one position in the MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Bowlers after producing a match-winning performance in the Centurion Test that has helped his side complete a 204-run victory over New Zealand on Tuesday.
National, Aug 31 : The Javelin Joint Venture team, a partnership between Raytheon Company and Lockheed Martin , signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Tata Power Company Limited operating through its Strategic Engineering Division (SED), to explore co-development and production of the Javelin anti-armour missile system.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : The cast of A Flying Jatt held a special screening of the film for NGO children.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : Aiming for a major segment in India's washing machine category, Godrej appliances launched its latest offering - The Godrej Edge Pro Washing Machine.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Etihad Airways has launched its annual global sales campaign, targeted at business and economy class guests, with fares available on a wide range of destinations served across the world and fares available for travel until June 2017.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Justickets on Wednesaday said it has tied up with Cinepolis to strengthen its reach across India.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : Police on Wednesday arrested an Ola driver and his companion for allegedly gang-raping and killing a minor girl in Kolkata, officials said.
Ahmedabad, Aug 31 : Actors Sidharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif have been painting the town red while promoting their upcoming release Baar Baar Dekho.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court's verdict on the deal for 997 acres of land in Singur area of the state which was allotted to Tata Motors for a Nano factory.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : Tyre manufacturer CEAT Ltd,in association with Punjab Motor, on Wednesday inaugurated its first bike shoppe in Kolkata.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : Bollywood beauty Katrina Kaif and actor Sidharth Malhotra came down to Kolkata on Wednesday to promote their upcoming movie Baar Baar Dekho.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : In a landmark verdict, the Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled the deal for the 997 acres of land in West Bengal's Singur area which was allotted to Tata Motors for its Nano factory.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : In a major development,Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled the deal for the 997 acres of land in Bengal's Singur area which was allotted to Tata Motors for its Nano factory.
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 31 : The Malaysian Police's anti-terror branch arrested three men in connection with Islamic State in separate operations, media reports said.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Congress on Wednesday announced that their organ National Herald and Navjivan will now be headed by Neelabh Mishra, who was appointed as the Editor-in-Chief of the dailies by the political party.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN), on Wednesday, announced that SPN and its affiliates have entered into definitive agreements to acquire TEN Sports Network from Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEE) and its subsidiaries for 385 million U.S. dollars.
Mumbai, Aug 31 : Actor Ranbir Kapoor says that had Pakistani actor Fawad Khan not "opened the door" by playing a homosexual character in "Kapoor & Sons", he would have perhaps turned down an offer to play a gay on screen. But now the "Barfi!" star is receptive to the idea.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Designer Rajdeep Ranawat is set to launch his spring summer 2017 line in Paris that takes its inspiration from some of the palaces of India.
New Delhi, Aug 31 : Aditi Gupta of the brand Azalea has come up with a latest range of off-shoulder pant suits and the designer says it will give sharp, sexy and stylish look to women.
Kolkata, Aug 31 : For women in Kolkata, the 'Durga Puja look' is not complete without a befitting sari to match every day of the festival and Simaaya on Elgin Road in Kolkata is showcasing a wide range of sari collection to meet this exact requirement.
Hyderabad, Aug 31 : At least seven persons died in two separate incidents as rains swept Hyderabad on Wednesday morning, reports said.