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Sushma Swaraj inaugurates Suriname memorial honouring `indentured` Indian workers  Oct 7, 10:29 pm
Kolkata, Oct. 7 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday inaugurated the 'Suriname Memorial' here to honour thousands of Indian workers who were forced to migrate to the South American country as labourers for sugar plantations.
Indian artists don't face such opposition in Pakistan like Ghulam Ali in Mumbai, says Basit  Oct 7, 9:13 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Pakistan High Commissioner to India, Abdul Basit, on Wednesday condemned the opposition made by Shiv Sena on the musical concert of Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali, saying that Indian artists do not face such opposition when they visit Pakistan.
Diplomacy conducted post haste has its own hazards, says Basit  Oct 7, 8:59 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Pakistani High Commissioner in New Delhi, Abdul Basit on Wednesday stated that India should have taken some time to reflect on the initiative by Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as diplomacy conducted 'post haste has its own hazards.'
Atletico de Kolkata beat FC Goa 1-0 in ISL  Oct 7, 8:59 pm
Goa, Oct.7 (ANI): Atletico de Kolkata continued their scintillating performance as they secured their second win of the Indian Super League (ISL) campaign by sweeping aside FC Goa 1-0 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda on Wednesday.
`Once we start winning, it will be difficult to beat us`, asserts Harbhajan  Oct 7, 8:59 pm
Kolkata, Oct.7 (ANI): Despite losing their first two T20 matches against South Africa, Indian ace spinner Harbhajan Singh said on Wednesday that it will be really difficult to beat his side once they start winning the matches.
Kashmir issue resolvable says Kasuri  Oct 7, 8:59 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Ex-foreign minister of Pakistan, Khurshid Mahmood Kasuri, on Wednesday said both India and Pakistan's stand on the Kashmir issue is well stated and clear and the issue is 'resolvable'.
Mirza-Hingis cruise into China Open quarters  Oct 7, 7:23 pm
Beijing, Oct.7 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis continued their sublime form as they progressed through to the China Open quarterfinals in the doubles event on Wednesday.
Nepal envoy assures cooperating India in flourishing economic ties  Oct 7, 7:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Nepal's envoy to India, Deep Upadhyay, on Wednesday asserted that Kathmandu will cooperate with New Delhi in flourishing economic ties between both nations.
Ban on water bottles, cold drinks during India-Proteas Kanpur ODI  Oct 7, 7:13 pm
Kanpur, Oct.7 (ANI): After the unruly and shameful crowd behaviour at Cuttack during the second T20 international between India and South Africa, the Kanpur Police has barred fans from carrying water bottles and cold drinks to the Green Park Stadium, which will be hosting the opening ODI on October 11.
National War Museum near India Gate gets Cabinet approval  Oct 7, 6:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the construction of National War Memorial and Museum near the famed India Gate in the national capital.
Ford India launches upgraded EcoSport with base price of Rs.679,563  Oct 7, 6:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): Ford India launched its new EcoSport with enhanced power, performance, appeal and features with a starting price of Rs 679,563.
Gujarat to host 13th edition of Green Building Congress in November  Oct 7, 6:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): The Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) will host the 13th edition of the Green Building Congress 2015 between November 19 and 21 at the Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
Cabinet approves setting up of 3 new AIIMS in Maharashtra, Andhra, West Bengal  Oct 7, 5:40 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for the setting up of three new All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Nagpur in Maharashtra, at Manglagiri in Andhra Pradesh and at Kalyani in West Bengal under Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojna (PMSSY). This involves financial implication of Rs.4949 crore.
Cabinet approves protocol to amend DTAA with Vietnam  Oct 7, 5:06 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI):The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a protocol amending the agreement between India and Vietnam for the avoidance of double taxation and for prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income.
Kiren Rijiju leaves for BRICS Migration Ministers Conference  Oct 7, 5:06 pm
New Delhi, Oct 7 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju, today left for Sochi, Russia, to attend the First BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) Ministerial Migration Meeting tomorrow.
Israel's President Rivlin calls Indian counterpart's visit 'a historic political milestone'  Oct 7, 4:19 pm
Jerusalem, Oct 7 (ANI): Israeli President Reuven Rivlin has said his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee's upcoming visit marks a historic political milestone, as it is the first such visit by an Indian president to Israel.
India unable to move trucks to Nepal due to protesting Madhesis at border  Oct 7, 3:51 pm
Birgunj, Raxaul (Indo-Nepal Border), Oct.7 (ANI): India is still ready to move trucks to Nepal, but it would be wrong on humanitarian grounds since the Madhesis are sitting on a strike at the border, the Assistant Commissioner of Customs at Raxaul, Kamlesh Kumar, said on Wednesday.
Can't allow core values of India's civilisation to be given a slip, reminds President Pranab  Oct 7, 3:25 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): President Pranab Mukerjee on Wednesday reminded the nation that core values of diversity, tolerance and plurality must be kept in mind and cannot be forgotten at any cost.
India thrash Kiwis 3-1 to level Hockey Test series  Oct 7, 2:45 pm
Nelson, Oct. 7 (ANI): The Indian men's hockey produced a much-improved performance on Wednesday as they defeated New Zealand in the second match to level the four-Test series 1-1 in Nelson.
Azam Khan must be booked for sedition, says Shiv Sena  Oct 7, 2:45 pm
Mumbai, Oct. 7 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Wednesday re-iterated their demand for the resignation of Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan, saying that by taking the Dadri lynching case to the United Nations he had betrayed the nation and added that India was a safe haven for all Muslims.
CPI asks PM Modi to act against those instigating communal violence  Oct 7, 1:15 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Wednesday alleged that the leaders of the BJP and those affiliated to RSS and other Sangh Parivar outfits are making provocative statements and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate action against those working against the Constitution and instigating communal violence.
Hoesung Lee replaces Pachauri as UN climate panel chief  Oct 7, 12:33 pm
London, Oct 7 (ANI): South Korea's Hoesung Lee has been named the new chief of United Nations' climate science panel after former leader Rajendra Pachauri was accused of sexual harassment by a female employee at his research institute in India.
People like Azam Khan must avoid such 'drame baazi', says Congress  Oct 7, 12:10 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 7 (ANI): Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi on Wednesday lashed out at Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan for writing to the UN on 'communal incidents', saying that people should withdraw from such theatrics, as India has adequate means to redress such problems.
North east is a 'natural partner' in India's Act East Policy: Sushma Swaraj  Oct 7, 12:10 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that the north east is a 'natural partner' in India's Act East Policy.
Madhesis to continue Nepal-India border blockade until demands met  Oct 7, 12:10 pm
Kathmandu, Oct 7 (ANI): Nepal's United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) on Wednesday told the negotiators of the Government that their blockade of entry points on Nepal-India border would continue until their demands were met.