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Industry Lauds Yogi For UP Turnaround, Commit To Rs 4.35 Lakh Cr Investments

Lucknow: Industry captains heaped wholesome praise on the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for bringing a turn around in the state's environment within a year as they committed to investme...

21 Feb 2018 9:43 pm
CBI Begins Questioning Of Rotomac Owner Kothari

New Delhi: The CBI today started questioning of Rotomac owner Vikram Kothari at its Headquarters in connection with alleged loan default of Rs 3,695 crore towards a consortium of seven nationalised ba...

21 Feb 2018 9:41 pm
ED Searches 17 Locations In PNB Fraud Case

Mumbai: The Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday carried out searches at 17 locations in Mumbai in connection with its ongoing probe into the Rs 11,300 crore Punjab National Bank fraud case, officials...

21 Feb 2018 9:38 pm
PM Announces Rs 20,000-Cr Defence Industrial Corridor In Bundelkhand

Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced that his government will establish a Rs 20,000-crore defence industrial production corridor in Bundelkhand -- a region divided between Utta...

21 Feb 2018 9:35 pm
AI Can Help Fight Spread Of TB In India: Study

New York: Researchers have found that an Artificial Intelligence (AI) system can reduce the spread of tuberculosis in India by helping public health programmes better locate, and treat, people living...

21 Feb 2018 9:32 pm
Apollo Installs India's First 3T Intraoperative iMRI In Telangana

Hyderabad: Yashoda Hospitals Group in Hyderabad has installed India's first 3T Intraoperative iMRI, a revolution in Brain Tumour Surgeries. This most advanced iMRI, which helps to change the ...

21 Feb 2018 9:30 pm
Government Gives Nod To 13-Digit Machine-To-Machine SIM Numbers From July 1

New Delhi: The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has asked telecom service providers to start issuing 13-digit digit numbers for SIM based machine-to-machine (M2M) services, which will co-exist w...

21 Feb 2018 9:29 pm
Xiaomi Redmi 5 Pro Review: Hard To Beat This Value-For-Money Smartphone

New Delhi: After shaking up the highly competitive Indian smartphone market, especially in the last two quarters of 2017, Chinese handset maker Xiaomi has kick-started the new year with two devices --...

21 Feb 2018 9:22 pm
NASA's New Spacesuit To Come With Built-in Toilet

Washington: Astronauts on NASA's next-generation human spacecraft, Orion, may have the option of avoiding a visit to the toilet during their deep space trip as engineers at the space agency are workin...

21 Feb 2018 9:20 pm
Pakistan Given 3-Month Reprieve Over Terrorist Financing Watchlist: Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif

Islamabad: Pakistan has been given a three-month reprieve by a global watchdog over a US-led motion to put the South Asian country on a terrorist financing watchlist, Pakistan`s Foreign Minister Khawa...

21 Feb 2018 9:17 pm
Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Registration Begins

New Delhi: The Kailash Mansarovar Yatra will this year take place through the two traditional routes -- Nathua La Pass in Sikkim and Lipulekh Pass in Uttarakhand -- and the registration process for th...

21 Feb 2018 9:16 pm
Uma Bharati Launches Swajal Project In Uttarkashi

New Delhi: Union Drinking Water and Sanitation minister Uma Bharati today launched the Gangotri Swachh Iconic Place project and Swajal -- a community owned drinking water programme -- in Uttarakhands ...

21 Feb 2018 9:09 pm
Special Security Arrangements For Barsana Lath-Maar Holi In Mathura

Mathura: As huge number of devotees along with Chief Ministers of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Manipur with other ministers were expected to attend world famous lath-maar holi celebrations of Barsana st...

21 Feb 2018 9:07 pm
Yogi Government's 'Crime-Free' Red-Carpet Welcome For Investors

Lucknow: The almost a y ear-old BJP government in Uttar Pradesh is pulling out all stops to make the UP Investors Meet a grand success with the hope to bring in investments of Rs 1 lakh crore (about $...

21 Feb 2018 9:05 pm
CBI Raids On Rotomac's Kanpur Premises Continue

Kanpur: CBI teams on Tuesday continued their searches for the second day in a row at the Kanpur-based house and premises of Rotomac owner Vikram Kothari, involved in a multi-crore loan default case. ...

20 Feb 2018 9:35 pm
AAP MLAs Allegedly Assault Delhi Chief Secretary In CM's Presence

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash was allegedly assaulted by AAP MLAs in a meeting at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence, sparking protests on Tuesday and threats of a pen-down st...

20 Feb 2018 9:28 pm
Mumbai Man Makes Guinness World Record; Empties Tomato Ketchup In Record Time

Mumbai: Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya from Mumbai has made a 'Guinness World Record' of drinking an entire bottle of tomato ketchup with a straw in a record time of 25.37 seconds. The official Yo...

20 Feb 2018 9:23 pm
Google AI Can Predict Heart Disease Risk From Eye Images

Washington: Researchers at Google have developed a new artificial intelligence system that can accurately predict the risk of heart diseases by scanning images of people's retina. The discover...

20 Feb 2018 9:21 pm
Don't See B'desh-India Relations Through Prism Of Pak: Minister

Dhaka: Bangladesh Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu has asked the opposition parties to change their mind-sest and see the Bangladesh-India relations through the prism of Bangladesh and not trough ...

20 Feb 2018 9:20 pm
'China In Talks With Baloch Militants To Secure CPEC Projects'

Karachi: China has been quietly holding talks with Baloch militants for more than five years in an effort to protect the $60-billion worth of infrastructure projects it is financing as part of the Chi...

20 Feb 2018 9:18 pm
Ukhand CMs Office Complains To Army Over Delay In Chopper Landing

Dehradun: The office of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has complained to the Army over the alleged delay in the landing of his chopper, which, they suspect, was deliberately caused b...

20 Feb 2018 9:16 pm
Registration For Liquor Shops For Next Fiscal Begins In UP

Lucknow: Under the new excise policy enforced in the state, Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday started registration for allotting government run liquor shops which included country made, foreign liqu...

20 Feb 2018 9:13 pm
Noida Gangrape: Juvenile Convicted, Sent To 3 Yrs In Reform Home

New Delhi: A Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) today convicted a man, who was minor when he had gangraped a 24-year-old MBA student in 2009, and sent him to a reformation home for three years for rehabilit...

20 Feb 2018 9:11 pm
City Of Nawabs Decks Up For UP Investors Summit

Lucknow: With 900 Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) in the pocket of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh, the city of Nawabs has been decked up as a bride for the two day mega event 'UP i...

20 Feb 2018 9:09 pm
New Technology replaces running TV ads with Educational Videos

Visuals are most powerful tools for long-term memory and learning. It makes complete sense as our brain mainly works as an image processor. A major part of our sensory cortex is devoted to vision...

20 Feb 2018 12:25 pm
Tripura Scripts Another Record, Over 92% Electorate Votes In Assembly Polls

Agartala: Over 92 per cent of Tripura's 2,536,589 voters cast their votes in Sunday's peaceful elections in 59 of the 60 Assembly seats, setting a new record in the electoral history of India, an offi...

19 Feb 2018 9:59 pm
PNB Fraud: ED Raids Over 40 Locations In Several Cities On Monday

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday conducted searches at over 40 more locations in several cities across India in connection with the multi-crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam, an...

19 Feb 2018 9:51 pm
Australia, U.S., India & Japan In Talks To Establish Belt & Road Alternative

Sydney: Australia, the United States, India and Japan are talking about establishing a joint regional infrastructure scheme as an alternative to China's multibillion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative in...

19 Feb 2018 9:34 pm
India To Host World Environment Day 2018

New Delhi: Today, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, and Erik Solheim, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Head of UN Environment, jointly announced that Ind...

19 Feb 2018 9:31 pm
Students of IIT Roorkee Undertake 'Ecological Restoration' Of Village Pond In Meerpur

Roorkee: The student-lead chapter of Unnat Bharat Abhiyan of IIT Roorkeehave started work on the ecological restoration of a local village pond of the adopted village of Meerpur in the Haridwar Distri...

19 Feb 2018 9:25 pm
UP Unveils New Tourism Policy, Woos Investors With Sops

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday announced a new tourism policy to increase footfalls as well as investment in the state. Talking to the media about the policy, state Tourism ...

19 Feb 2018 9:24 pm
Triangular Contest In Gorakhpur, Phulpur LS Bypolls In UP

Lucknow: Stage is set for a triangular contest in both the Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha by-elections in Uttar Pradesh slated on March 11. With BJP, Samajwadi Party and Congress announcing t...

19 Feb 2018 9:22 pm
Messi aims to break Chelsea duck

As unlikely as it sounds, Lionel Messi is still waiting to score his first goal against Chelsea after drawing a blank in eight previous Champions League matches. The five-time World Player of ...

19 Feb 2018 4:30 pm
We have managed short-pitched balls pretty well on this tour: Bhuvneshwar

The impressive performance in the ongoing South Africa tour has helped improve Indian batsmen's reputation of not being good players of short-pitched balls, pace spearhead Bhuvneshwar Kumar has assert...

19 Feb 2018 4:21 pm
Man kicked out of train by co-passenger for no reason; dies

A 23-year-old man died after he was kicked out of a moving train by another passenger, without any apparent provocation, near Sukhi Sewania railway station on the outskirts of Bhopal, railway police s...

19 Feb 2018 4:12 pm
Tripura Goes To Polls On Feb. 18; BJP Is The Main Challenger

Agartala: Tripura would go to polls on Sunday with the BJP emerging as the main challenger to the ruling Left Front, which has been in power in the state for the last 25 years. Polling would b...

17 Feb 2018 9:19 pm
Rs 25K Reward For Info About Man Seen Masturbating In Front Of DU Student

New Delhi: The Delhi Police has announced a reward for information about the unidentified man who was seen masturbating next to a Delhi University (DU) student in a bus last week, said a senior office...

17 Feb 2018 9:15 pm
India, Iran Agree To Step Up Efforts To Help Afghanistan

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani agreed on Saturday to step up efforts to bring stability to war-ravaged Afghanistan. Modi reiterated India's commit...

17 Feb 2018 9:11 pm
BJP Hits Back At Congress On PNB Fraud

New Delhi: The BJP on Saturday claimed that the multi-crore PNB scam involving billionaire jewellery designer Nirav Modi happened during the UPA rule and the Congress was spreading lies. The B...

17 Feb 2018 9:03 pm
Pakistan Takes USD 500 Million Loan From China

Islamabad: Pakistan has contracted another foreign commercial loan of USD 500 million from the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) to shore up its depleting reserves. The Express Tr...

17 Feb 2018 9:01 pm
Household Cleaning Products May Harm Lung Function In Women

New York: Women working as cleaners or using cleaning sprays or other products regularly at home are likely to experience a greater decline in their lung function, researchers have warned. Th...

17 Feb 2018 8:58 pm
Wanted Criminal Arrested After Encounter In Deoband

Saharanpur/Deoband: A notorious criminal has been arrested, while one of his accomplice managed to flee after encounter with police in Deoband area, here. Superintendent of Police (Rural) Vidy...

17 Feb 2018 8:57 pm
2 Held, 13 Booked For Thrashing Youth In UP

Muzaffarnagar: As many as 13 people were booked and two arrested for thrashing a youth of another community at his house and setting his motorcycle on fire at Sarvat Road area here, the police said to...

17 Feb 2018 8:55 pm