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Protests outside IIT Madras campus over student body ban  May 30, 12:56 pm
Chennai, May 30 (ANI): The Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) on Saturday staged a protest against the ban of a student's group outside the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras campus.
Two Indian peace keepers honoured with posthumous UN medal  May 30, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Two Indian peace keepers have been posthumously honoured with a medal at the United Nations along with 124 other military, police and civilian personnel for their courage and sacrifice while serving in UN peacekeeping operations last year.
DYFI to protest against ban on student body in IIT-Madras   May 30, 12:48 pm
Chennai, May 30 (ANI): The Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) will stage a protest against the banning of a student's group in the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras outside the campus on Saturday.
GDP figures indicate substantial improvement in economy: Arvind Subramanian  May 29, 8:32 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Chief Economic Advisor Dr Arvind Subramanian on Friday said that the GDP figures indicate that there has been a substantial improvement in the Indian economy, adding that the a poor monsoon, which adversely affected the agriculture sector, pegged back an even higher growth rate.
Provisional results of fourth quarter show that economy is in ‘recovery mode’: Jaitley  May 29, 8:32 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that the provisional results of the fourth quarter have indicated that the Indian economy is in ‘recovery mode’, adding that the figures show good promise for the ‘Make in India’ initiative.
Student group ‘temporarily derecognised’ for violating guidelines: IIT-Madras  May 29, 6:35 pm
Chennai, May 29 (ANI): The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-Madras) on Friday justified its decision to ban a student group, clarifying that the body was merely ‘temporarily derecognised’ for violating guidelines of the institute.
‘Technology Mission’ to function for research and use on Indian Railways  May 29, 5:48 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): The Railways Ministry has decided to set up the ‘Technology Mission for Indian Railways’(TMIR) as a consortium along with the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Ministry of Science and Technology and Ministry of Industries on an investment-sharing model for taking up identified projects for applied research and use in railways.
Five Sri Lankan fishermen arrested by Indian Coast Guard  May 29, 5:31 pm
Chennai, May 29 (ANI): The Coast Guard on Friday detained five Sri Lankan fishermen for entering the Indian waters near Kodiakkarai in Tamil Nadu.
Abhinav Bindra bags Olympic spot  May 29, 4:14 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Champion shooter Abhinav Bindra, who was the gold medalist at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, became the fourth Indian shooter to bag a place for the 2016 Rio Olympics after Gagan Narang, Jitu Rai and Apurvi Chandela, finishing sixth in the Men�s 10m Air Rifle final at the ISSF Shooting World Cup in Munich on Thursday.
CPI, students condemn IIT-Madras' action against APSC  May 29, 2:59 pm
New Delhi/ Chennai, May 29 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Friday condemned the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras' action against a student group for allegedly spreading 'hatred' against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and said people have a right to criticise the government.
'Won't tolerate cries of 'Pakistan zindabad' on Indian soil': Rajnath  May 28, 6:47 pm
Jodhpur, May 28 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that Kashmir and Arunachal Pradesh are an integral part of the country, adding that he may have acceptance for many things but would not tolerate pro-Pakistan slogans on Indian soil.
IITTM, IGNTU sign MoU to start MBA program in tourism  May 28, 6:22 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): An MoU was signed here on Thursday between the Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management (IITTM), Ministry of Tourism) and Indira Gandhi National Tribal University (IGNTU), Ministry of HRD, to offer a full-fledged MBA program in tourism.
Indian students a 'great asset' to U.S. varsities: Richard Verma  May 28, 5:54 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): United States Ambassador to India Richard Verma on Thursday said that Indian students are a great asset to universities in his country.
MH370 search operation scaled back as winter comes  May 28, 5:54 pm
Melbourne, May 28 (ANI): Over a year after the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 went missing on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, along with 239 people on board, the intensive underwater search for the aircraft's debris is being scaled back because of deteriorating weather in the area.
President Mukherjee to visit Sweden, Belarus  May 28, 4:44 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will pay a state visit to Sweden and Belarus next week, the first time an Indian president has visited both European nations.
Fishing conflict with India will be settled via talks: Sri Lanka  May 28, 3:36 pm
Colombo, May 28 (ANI): Colombo has said that the conflict over fishing in the Palk Bay and Palk Strait between the Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen will be resolved via dialogue between the fishermen of the two countries since it is a `humanitarian and a livelihood issue`.
Hotelier Chatwal pledges USD 1 million for Delhi Sikh Study Center  May 28, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): New York-based Indian-American hotel magnate Sant Singh Chatwal has pledged to donate a million dollars to help set up a five million dollar Sikh Center for International Studies at the Rakabganj Gurdwara in New Delhi.
The great fall of the Indian politician  May 28, 12:25 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): A Prime Minister coming to power with majority after a gap of nearly thirty years, India today has a stable government at the Centre. The Prime Minister as leader of the nation - has no longer to accept corruption in governance on the plea of "coalition dharma". We have an elected Prime Minister leading the government after a gap of ten years of rule by a nominated Prime Minister from the Upper House of Parliament, an aberration in parliamentary democracy, howsoever it may be justified.
Nobody in my family eats beef, clarifies Rijiju  May 27, 9:15 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday said that the Indian Constitution has given the people of the country certain powers, freedoms and obligations, while clarifying an earlier statement and saying that his family does not eat beef.
No respite from heat wave for Odisha, Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh  May 27, 12:23 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Scorching heat wave conditions would continue in some parts of Odisha, Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh for the next few days, the Indian Meteorological Department has warned.
India, Japan to solve bilateral tax issues soon  May 27, 11:41 am
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Indian and Japanese tax officials are expected to meet in Tokyo in June to sign agreements aimed at reportedly solving at least 15 transfer pricing disputes.
IAS association condemns 'unwarranted and disrespectful' treatment of officers in Delhi  May 26, 10:19 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): The Indian Administrative and Civil Service (Central) Association on Tuesday expressed its strong condemnation of what it termed the 'unwarranted and disrespectful treatment' of senior officers working with the Delhi government, calling for a conducive atmosphere to allow them to function in a 'free, impartial and dignified' manner.
Real glimpse of India on display at Cannes  May 26, 7:54 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Many Indian films made their entry at the recently concluded 68th annual Cannes Film Festival hoping to grab attention and critical acclaim.
IMF hosts seminar on first Mt. Everest climb by Indians  May 26, 5:30 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): A galaxy ace Indian mountaineers recently met at the SGTB Khalsa College to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of the first successful Indian ascent of Mt. Everest.
Black money: Jaitley delighted with Swiss cooperation on Modi Govt. anniversary  May 26, 4:52 pm
Karnali (Gujarat), May 26 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday expressed his delight after the Swiss authorities shared the names of two Indian nationals in connection with the black money issue, noting that Bern's cooperation had come on the anniversary of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government's taking charge of office.