200 Chinese investors attend seminar on investment opportunities in India

200 Chinese investors attend seminar on investment opportunities in India

October 21, 2018 2:54 pm

Beijing: A seminar highlighting investment opportunities in India has been organised in the Chinese city of Wuhan to harness the potential for greater trade and investment ties. The event held on October 19 was part of the Forum on Global Production Capacity and Economic Cooperation, organised by the embassy in coordination with the Hubei Provincial […]

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Modi at an event to mark the 75th anniversary of proclamation of the Azad Hind government by Subhas Chandra Bose

India will hit back with ‘double the force’ if its sovereignty is challenged: PM

October 21, 2018 1:57 pm

New Delhi: India never eyes anyone else’s territory but will hit back with “double the force” if its sovereignty is ever challenged, Prime Minister Modi said Sunday at an event to mark the 75th anniversary of proclamation of the Azad Hind government by Subhas Chandra Bose. He also said his government is working towards providing […]

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Those guilty of attacking jawans to face action: Manipur CM

Health Ministry asks states to set up mental health authority, review boards

October 21, 2018 1:46 pm

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry has asked all the states to set up State Mental Health Authority and District Mental Health Review Board to ensure effective implementation of the Mental Health Care Act, 2017. The Act got the assent of the president on April 7 last year. The State Mental Health Authority which will […]

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Similipal National Park reopens in November

Similipal National Park reopens in November

October 21, 2018 1:41 pm

Baripada (Odisha): The Similipal National Park in Mayurbhanj district will be reopened from November one after remaining closed for above three months due to monsoon. The tourists will be allowed to enter the Park from Pithabata and Kalipani check gates, Field Director of Similipal Tiger Project Sashi Paul said in a notice Saturday. A maximum […]

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Muhammad Ali's daughter

Dad never wanted us to be boxers: Muhammad Ali’s daughter

October 21, 2018 1:29 pm

New Delhi: Muhammad Ali wanted his children to take up regular jobs that did not pose any physical threat and never become boxers but yielded when daughter Laila insisted on picking up boxing gloves, says her sister Hana. According to her, Ali tried to persuade Laila to reconsider her decision, but when he saw that […]

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Those guilty of attacking jawans to face action: Manipur CM

Teacher booked after 8-yr-old student beaten by him dies

October 21, 2018 1:20 pm

Banda (UP): A teacher of a private school in Uttar Pradesh’s Banda district has been booked after an eight-year-old boy died allegedly after being beaten by him, police said Sunday. Arbaj was allegedly beaten by his teacher Jairaj in Sadimadanput village on Tuesday, senior police officer L B Kumar Pal said. The student was admitted […]

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Rare 5 kg Moon rock auctioned for over USD 600k

Rare 5 kg Moon rock auctioned for over USD 600k

October 21, 2018 1:05 pm

Boston: An extremely rare lunar meteorite — comprised of six fragments that fit together like a puzzle — has been sold for USD 612,500, according to US-based RR Auction. The meteorite is classified as NWA 11789, lunar feldspathic breccia, unofficially known as ‘Buagaba’ or ‘The Moon Puzzle.’ Discovered last year, it was blasted off the […]

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Those guilty of attacking jawans to face action: Manipur CM

56 years after Indo-China war, Arunachal villagers get Rs 38 cr land compensation

October 21, 2018 12:42 pm

Bomdila (Arunachal Pradesh): More than 56 years after India’s war with China, villagers of Arunachal Pradesh have received nearly Rs 38 crore as compensation for the land acquired by the Army to set up its bases, bunkers and barracks. At a special function held here, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and Arunachal […]

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Protest near Amritsar accident site for tracing missing persons, compensation for victims

Protest near Amritsar accident site for tracing missing persons, compensation for victims

October 21, 2018 12:23 pm

Amritsar: A group of youths held protest Sunday morning near the Amritsar mishap site where at least 59 Dussehra revellers were mowed down by a speeding train. They raised slogans against the district administration claiming that some people were still missing. The protestors demanded that the missing person be traced and also adequate compensation be […]

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Sona Mohapatra and Shweta Pandit accused Anu Malik

#MeToo: Anu Malik to step down as ‘Indian Idol 10’ judge?

October 21, 2018 12:08 pm

Mumbai: Veteran music composer Anu Malik, who is under fire for numerous allegations of sexual harassment, has been asked to step down as a judge for “Indian Idol 10”. After singers Sona Mohapatra and Shweta Pandit accused Malik of sexual harassment, two budding singers levelled similar allegations against him. According to a source, the music […]

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