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USAID partners private organisations to support PM Modi's 'Jan Dhan Yojana  Jan 28, 12:24 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced that it intends to collaborate with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Jan Dhan Yojana' initiative, in partnership with over twenty key US, Indian, and international private sector organisations.
NEC delivers infra red thermography cameras as counter measure against Ebola  Jan 27, 1:14 pm
Tokyo, Jan.27 (ANI): NEC Corporation today announced the delivery of infrared thermography cameras via the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), to support counter measures against Ebola hemorrhagic fever in Africa.
Jolie meets ISIS victims during Iran's refugee camp visit  Jan 26, 1:29 pm
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Angelina Jolie, who is UN refugee agency's Special Envoy, recently visited a refugee camp in Iraq and met young kids and adult survivors of ISIS attacks.
USTDA signs MoUs for development of Allahabad, Ajmer, Visakhapatnam as smart cities   Jan 25, 8:28 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 25 (ANI): Giving a fillip to the programme of developing smart cities in the country, the United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) today signed three Memorandums of Understanding on Cooperation to Support the Development of Smart Cities in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh with respective state governments.
`Poignant messages` from families of MH370 passengers used to keep search crews going as operation enters fourth month  Jan 22, 2:40 pm
Melbourne, Jan 22 (ANI): The agency coordinating the search operation for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 wreck has revealed that "poignant messages" from the families of the passengers and crew are being used by it to motivate search crews to keep going as they enter their fourth month of scouring the southern Indian Ocean.
Clarifying earlier remarks, Dwivedi calls Congress 'symbol of Indian-ness'  Jan 22, 2:29 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 22 (ANI): Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi on Thursday clarified his earlier comments regarding Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stating that his remarks had been taken out of context by the agency concerned.
Enhance investigative competence, Rijiju asks NIA  Jan 19, 5:09 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 19 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Monday urged the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to enhance its investigative competence for timely completion of probes in high profile cases.
Leaked NSA document shows how GCHQ trailed iPhone users  Jan 18, 2:14 pm
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): Leaked documents from the U.S.-based National Security Agency (NSA) published in a German weekly have shown that data from the famously malware-resistant iPhone can be accessed even when the device itself has not been compromised.
Long-lost Beagle 2 Mars probe may have been spotted after 11 years  Jan 14, 11:53 am
London, Jan. 14 (ANI): The Beagle 2 Mars probe that went missing 11 years may have been found, it has been reported.
USAID, Bill, Milinda Gates Foundation to assist in Swachh Bharat Mission in urban areas   Jan 13, 5:17 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): In a boost to the implementation of the Swachh Bharat Mission in urban areas, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Bill and Milinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) have agreed to provide assistance in the critical areas of capacity building of implementing agencies.
Statins may not really be memory-impairing drugs   Jan 13, 11:17 am
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): a new research, which suggests that drugs for high cholesterol or statins don't really impair memory and cognitive function, has cast doubts on the cautionary stance taken by the US Food and Drug Agency (FDA).
NIA arrests key accused in Burdwan blast  Jan 11, 10:48 am
New Delhi, Jan.11 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency has arrested a key accused of Bardhman blast, Mohammad Rejaul Karim, from Jharkhand.
Assam massacre: NIA chief takes stock of situation in Sonitpur  Jan 7, 3:28 pm
Sonitpur (Assam), Jan. 7 (ANI): The Director General of National Investigating Agency (NIA) Sharad Kumar arrived in Sonitpur district on Wednesday to take stock of the situation following the recent violence.
Commercial flights to report positions every 15 minutes under UN's proposed safety standards  Jan 7, 12:47 pm
London, Jan 07 (ANI): In the wake of the disappearance of a Malaysian aircraft, the United Nations aviation agency is set to propose a new standard that will make it mandatory for commercial flights to report their positions every 15 minutes as part of a global tracking initiative.
NIA chief meets Assam CM Gogoi, discusses Bodo massacre  Jan 7, 8:58 am
Guwahati, Jan.7 (ANI): The Director General of the National Investigation Agency (NIA), Sharad Kumar, has met with Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi at his official residence here, and reportedly sought further information on possible leads that led to the massacre of civilians by Bodo militants recently in the state's Kokrajhar and Sonitpur Districts.
2014 officially declared hottest year on record  Jan 6, 3:17 pm
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Japan Meteorological Agency has revealed that 2014 is officially the hottest year on record.
NIA chief to reach Guwahati to monitor Assam massacre probe  Jan 6, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 6 (ANI): The Director General of National Investigation Agency (NIA), Sharad Kumar, is scheduled to reach Guwahati today to monitor the progress of the investigations into the cases related to the recent Assam massacre.
Experts debunk ice causing AirAsia crash theory   Jan 5, 12:30 pm
Sydney, Jan 05 (ANI): Aviation experts have cast doubts on the first official Indonesian report into the AirAsia flight QZ8501 crash that blames the accident on "icing" that caused the engines to freeze due to "worrying" weather conditions.
'Lal Masjid mafia' Abdul Aziz's rise poses security threat to Islamabad, warns Pak intelligence agency  Jan 5, 11:49 am
Karachi, Jan 05 (ANI): Pakistani security agencies have reportedly warned the government that the resurgence of Lal Masjid cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz, who is believed to have links with militant groups and is known for his anti-government rhetoric, poses a security threat to the law and order situation in the capital city of Islamabad.
AirAsia QZ8501: Indonesian weather agency says 'bad weather' caused crash  Jan 4, 10:15 am
London, Jan 04 (ANI): The Indonesian weather agency has reportedly said that bad weather was a major factor behind the crash of AirAsia flight QZ8501.
Doping will now land athletes minimum 'four-year ban'  Jan 2, 4:32 pm
London, Jan 02 (ANI): World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has increased the suspension period for athletes, who are guilty of doping, from two years to a minimum four-year ban under new rules.
CIA admits its spy planes behind half of all UFO sightings during 1950s-60s  Jan 1, 11:33 am
Melbourne, Jan. 01 (ANI): The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has recently taken responsibility for at least half of all UFO sightings between 1950s-60s, it has been reported.
Soon, 'goshawk' drones capable of flying upto 70km/h indoors  Dec 31, 12:15 pm
Wellington, Dec. 31 (ANI): The US Defence Department's Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has recently asked researchers to build "goshawk" drones that could fly upto 70km/h indoors and are small enough to enter into a building through an open window without human operators accompanying them.
Bangalore blast: NIA to provide assistance to state police  Dec 30, 7:27 pm
Bangalore, Dec. 30 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday assured all assistance to the Bangalore Police in investigating the recent blast at Church Street area here in which one person lost his life.
NIA will take over Bangalore blast case if necessary, says Rijiju  Dec 30, 1:30 pm
New Delhi, Dec.30 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday said if necessary, the National Investigative Agency (NIA) may take over the investigation of the Bangalore blast case from the local police.