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President Mukherjee extends good wishes to Uganda on I-Day  Oct 8, 11:02 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 8 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has extended his good wishes to the Government and the people of Uganda on the occasion of their 53rd anniversary of Independence.
Issa Hayatou to serve as FIFA acting president  Oct 8, 9:11 pm
Johannesburg, Oct.8 (ANI): African football leader Issa Hayatou has been named to serve as the acting FIFA president following Sepp Blatter's 90-day's suspension by the FIFA's Ethics Committee due to corruption proceedings against him.
Indian Private Equity gathers highest pace, striking deals worth $14B in Jan-Sept 2015  Oct 8, 7:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): VCCEdge, the financial research platform of the VCCircle Network, India's released its quarterly deal report for the September ended quarter 2015. The report focuses on statistical and analytical overview of deals in the private equity, merger & acquisition and public offerings space.
Tata Global Beverages announces launch of new corporate website  Oct 8, 7:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Tata Global Beverages (TGB) has launched its new corporate website that will provide a refreshing experience to visitors through its user-friendly interface and clean navigation.
Real estate regulation bill likely to be tabled in Parliament's next session: FICCI  Oct 8, 6:28 pm
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Speaking at FICCI's Smart Cities Summit, 2015 today, Minister of Urban Development, M. Venkaiah Naidu stated that Real Estate Regulation Bill will be tabled in the next session of Parliament.
'Stop making irresponsible statements for petty gains': PM Modi  Oct 8, 6:28 pm
Nawada, Oct. 8 (ANI): In an apparent reference to the Dadri lynching incident, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged all not to make irresponsible statements for petty gains and said that Hindus and Muslims should fight poverty rather than locking horns with each other.
India rubbishes Nepal's claim of providing security to truckers  Oct 8, 6:11 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 8 (ANI): Rubbishing the Nepal Government's claim of providing adequate security to Indian truckers, Ministry of External Affairs' Spokesperson Vikas Swarup on Thursday said there have been a number of incidents that have given rise to serious concerns about the security of freight forwarders and transporters.
Svetlana Alexievich wins The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2015  Oct 8, 6:02 pm
London, Oct. 8 (ANI): Belarusian author Svetlana Alexievich has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature 2015 "for her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering and courage in our time".
Owaisi condemns thrashing of independent MLA Engineer Rashid in J-K Assembly  Oct 8, 6:02 pm
New Delhi, 0ct.8 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday condemned the thrashing of independent legislator Engineer Rashid by BJP MLAs in the state assembly and said that the Jammu and Kashmir Government should take action against these leaders.
India-Pak series can still happen, says PCB chief  Oct 8, 6:02 pm
Karachi, Oct.8 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Shaharyar Khan has said he is not entirely feeling hopeless about the stalled India-Pakistan series taking off, after receiving a reply from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) honorary secretary Anurag Thakur to meet him in Dubai next month to discuss the matter on the sidelines of an ICC meeting.
ASSOCHAM to organize national conference on sustainable roads and highways  Oct 8, 6:02 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 8 (ANI): ASSOCHAM will be hosting a national conference on the issues of ROADTECH: Sustainable Roads and Highways at Hotel Le-Meridien on Friday, October 9.
If Pakistan is ready for dialogue on terrorism, we are ready to discuss all issues, says MEA  Oct 8, 6:02 pm
New Delhi, Oct.8 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday reiterated its commitment to the understandings reached at Ufa, Russia, saying India is ready to discuss all outstanding issues between the two countries, if Pakistan is willing to have NSA(National Security Advisor)-level talks on issues related to terrorism.
Sushma Swaraj to visit Maldives  Oct 8, 5:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct.8 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will be paying a two-day visit to Maldives beginning on October 10 for enhancing trade and investment ties and meet the developmental objectives between the two nations.
Guess the secret of living a long life!  Oct 8, 5:23 pm
Washington D.C., Oct. 8 (ANI): The world's oldest person, Susannah Mushatt Jones, has revealed her secret for a long life! It's bacon.
FICCI to organize 'Smart Cities Summit'  Oct 8, 5:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): FICCI is organizing a 'Smart Cities Summit' on 8th and 9th October, 2015, at Federation House here.
India eyeing trade worth USD 5 billion with Jordan by 2025, says Mukherjee  Oct 8, 5:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 8 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has said trade and economic relations constitute the bedrock of India-Jordan bilateral relations and efforts will be made to reach the trade target of USD 5 billion from the current USD 2 billion by 2025.
Blatter's reign as FIFA chief ends after receiving 90-day ban  Oct 8, 4:55 pm
London, Oct. 8 (ANI): Sepp Blatter's controversial reign as FIFA president on Thursday came to an end after the ethics committee of the world football's governing body suspended him for 90 days.
Gwyneth Paltrow uses `Ironman` to mark gender pay gap in Hollywood  Oct 8, 4:48 pm
Washington D.C., Oct. 8 (ANI): Actress Gwyneth Paltrow has used 'Ironman' Robert Downey Jr. to highlight the gender pay gap in the industry.
Pesticides in India to reach alarming level by 2019: FICCI  Oct 8, 4:48 pm
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Recently released FICCI study on Spurious/Counterfeit Pesticides in India' suggests that the counterfeit pesticides will reach alarming levels by 2019 if immediate steps are not taken by the Government.
Recollections of a Communicator; On 50th anniversary of IAF's first air war, its vital role  Oct 8, 4:44 pm
New Delhi, Oct.8 (ANI) The Indian Air Force (IAF) today is observing its 83rd Air Force Day, as also the fiftieth anniversary of its first air war. While the nation is aware of the various battles fought by the Indian Army, not much is known about the role played by the Indian Air Force in the war against Pakistan in 1965. The book by Air Marshal Bharat Kumar provides us the comprehensive details of the role played by the Indian Air Force during the war.
Man Industries to get orders worth Rs 700 crore; surges 9%  Oct 8, 4:30 pm
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Shares of Man Industries gained 9 percent intraday on Thursday as the company received orders worth Rs 700 crore from international and domestic customers for supply of pipes for oil, gas and water sector projects.
Shuttlers Jayaram, Gurusaidutt enter pre-quarters of Dutch Open  Oct 8, 4:03 pm
Almere, Oct. 8 (ANI): Defending champion Ajay Jayaram continued his rich vein of form as he stormed into the pre-quarterfinals of the Dutch Open Badminton tournament following a straight-set win in Almere.
Pak rules out curbing nuclear weapons program in return for US deal  Oct 8, 4:03 pm
Karachi, Oct. 8 (ANI): A senior Pakistani official has dismissed reports that Islamabad would curb its nuclear weapons program in return for a civil nuclear energy deal with the United States.
No Dalit will vote for Lalu, says Sushil Modi  Oct 8, 4:03 pm
Munger (Bihar), Oct. 8 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Modi dubbed Rashtriya Janata Party (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav as 'anti-Dalit', saying that the latter had ruined Bihar during his tenure as chief minister of the state.
Perjury accused Cairns lied, `threatened teammate with bat`, court hears  Oct 8, 3:23 pm
Johannesburg, Oct. 8 (ANI): Former New Zealand captain Chris Cairns threatened a team mate with a bat for scoring too many runs in a fixed match and then through a friend pressured him into lying during a libel action, a London court has heard.