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Belgium thrash India 4-0 to reach final of Hockey World League  Jul 4, 10:37 am
Antwerp (Belgium), July 4 (ANI): The Indian men' s hockey team suffered a 0-4 loss at the hands of the aggressive Belgium side as they succumbed to pressure in the semi-final of the Hockey World League (HWL) here on Friday.
No change in India's position on support to Palestinian cause: MEA  Jul 3, 10:24 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Asserting that there is no change in the country's long-standing position on support to the Palestinian cause, the MEA on Friday said that whenever there has been a Human Rights Council resolution which referred directly to the International Criminal Court, as had happened in the cases of Syria and North Korea, India's general approach has been to abstain.
President Mukherjee receives first copy of book 'Uniki'  Jul 3, 9:44 pm
Hyderabad, July 3 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee received the first copy of the book 'Uniki' in Hyderabad on Friday.
FTII row: Five-point solution provided to Jaitley, says Pookutty (Update)  Jul 3, 8:38 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Oscar-winning sound engineer Resul Pookutty on Friday said a five-point solution was presented to Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley as a part of deliberation over the appointment of Gajendra Chauhan as the chairperson of the FTII.
Coast Guard saves six fishermen stranded at sea  Jul 3, 7:52 pm
Kolkata, July 3 (ANI): The Indian Coast Guard on Friday saved six people who were stranded in a fishing boat in Andhra Pradesh's Machlipatnam since the past 15 days.
BJP announces new state in-charges  Jul 3, 7:49 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday announced new state in-charges, co-incharges and morcha-incharges for the party.
FTII row: Won't be removed from post, says Gajendra Chauhan  Jul 3, 7:20 pm
Mumbai, July 3 (ANI): BJP leader and actor Gajendra Chauhan on Friday said he has got to know from media reports that he would not be removed from the post of FTII chairman.
Congress pulls up AAP over fake degree row  Jul 3, 7:15 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Congress Party on Friday slammed the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) over the controversy related to the education qualifications of its legislator Bhavna Gaur, saying every now and then a case of fake degree arises from the Arvind Kejriwal-led party.
Yasir scalps four as Sri Lanka struggle in third Test against Pakistan  Jul 3, 7:15 pm
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), July 03 (ANI): Despite a defiant century from Dimuth Karunaratne, Sri Lanka crumbled to legspin again as the hosts were 272-8 at stumps on the opening day of the decisive third Test against Pakistan on Friday at Pallekele.
Maharashtra doctors call off their strike  Jul 3, 6:19 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Doctors in Maharashtra called off their strike on Friday after a majority of their demands were accepted by the government.
FTII appointment row: Meeting with I-B Ministry is in progress, says Pookutty  Jul 3, 6:19 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Oscar-winning sound engineer Resul Pookutty on Friday said that the meeting of the FTII student's delegation with the Information and Broadcasting officials is in progress.
Manoj Tiwari takes on AAP over fake degree row  Jul 3, 6:12 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Manoj Tiwari on Friday asked the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government to get all its leaders investigated, after another party MLA Bhavna Gaur got embroiled in a fake degree row.
Fit-again Irfan recalled for ODI series against Sri Lanka  Jul 3, 6:12 pm
Johannesburg, July 03 (ANI): Pakistan's towering paceman Mohammad Irfan has been recalled on Friday to the 16-man squad for the upcoming five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka, which starts on July 11.
Sensex closes at 146.99 points  Jul 3, 5:57 pm
Mumbai, July 3 (ANI): The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Sensex closed at 146.99 points up to stand at 28,092.79 on Friday.
Lalit Modi row: PM should at least make an 'e-speech', says Congress  Jul 3, 5:45 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Congress Party on Friday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's silence on the Lalit Modi row, saying the latter should at least make an 'e-speech' to clarify the his position.
IC-814 hijack incident 'was badly handled by Vajpayee Govt.': Congress  Jul 3, 5:45 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Friday alleged that the 1999 Kandahar Hijack incident was badly handled by the then BJP-led NDA Government led by former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Jail should be correctional institution , says G.N. Saibaba  Jul 3, 5:31 pm
Nagpur, July 3 (ANI): G.N. Saibaba, who is on three month bail after getting arrested from Delhi University for alleged links with the Naxalites, on Friday asserted that jail should be a correctional institution and not a torture centre, adding that the reason for his illness was the torture he went through.
Rosberg edges past Hamilton to win British GP first practice  Jul 3, 5:21 pm
London, July 03 (ANI): Nico Rosberg has edged past his team mate Lewis Hamilton to emerge as the fastest driver in the first practice at the British Grand Prix on Friday.
Kandahar hijacking: BJP says Congress 'adept' at making allegations  Jul 3, 5:04 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday launched an attack on the Congress Party over the IC 814 hijacking, saying the latter has become adept at making allegations.
All parties consulted while handling IC-814 hijacking in 1999: BJP  Jul 3, 5:04 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said that former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led NDA Government had in 1999 consulted all political parties while handling the Air India Flight IC-814 hijack episode, adding that decisions taken were taken in the interest of the nation.
PM Modi to attend BRICS Summit in Russia next week  Jul 3, 4:54 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Russia's Ufa for the BRICS Summit next week and also pay a visit to five Central Asian countries including Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.
Kandahar hijack: Yashwant Sinha says 'passenger safety' was topmost concern  Jul 3, 4:24 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday said that the safety of passengers who were onboard IC-814 was the top most concern from the moment the aircraft was hijacked in Kathmandu in 1999.
Youth Congress stages protests against Pankaja Munde  Jul 3, 4:03 pm
Mumbai, July 3 (ANI): The Youth Congress on Friday staged a protest against Maharashtra Women and Child Development Minister Pankaja Munde, who is currently battling corruption charges.
Prez extends greetings to Rwanda on eve of their National Day  Jul 3, 3:58 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of Rwanda on the eve of their National Day.
Kandahar hijack: Congress accuses BJP of 'pseudo-nationalism'  Jul 3, 3:58 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Congress Party on Friday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of 'pseudo-nationalism' after former Research and Analysis wing (RAW) A.S. Dulat's claims on the 1999 Kandahar hijack incident.