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Justice Rastogi backs CJI Thakur's appeal to increase number of judges  May 1, 10:45 pm
Jaipur (Rajasthan), May.1 (ANI): Acting Chief Justice of the Rajasthan High Court Ajay Rastogi on Sunday backed Chief Justice of India (CJI) TS Thakur's appeal to increase the number of judges in order to handle the "avalanche" of litigations, and urged the government to resolve the matter.
Weathermen predict fall in temperatures across northern India  May 1, 9:50 pm
New Delhi, May.1 (ANI): In a much-needed relief from intense heat wave sweeping across the nation, MeT department officials on Sunday predicted a drop in temperature across northern parts of the country.
Prez invites New Zealand to participate in 'Make in India'  May 1, 6:18 pm
Auckland (New Zealand), May 1 (ANI): Asserting that India presents a picture of optimism and economic success, President Pranab Mukherjee has invited New Zealand to participate in the 'Make in India' initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government.
Ex-Indian boxer hopes Vijender to remain `unstoppable`  May 1, 5:27 pm
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): Expressing his views on Vijender Singh's fifth straight professional win, coach Dharmendra Singh Yadav on Sunday admitted the Indian boxing superstar has gained a lot of experience as well as confidence after his recent wins.
India, New Zealand ink air services agreement  May 1, 4:44 pm
Auckland (New Zealand), May 1 (ANI): India and New Zealand have signed an air services agreement in a bid to boost connectivity, tourism and trade between both countries.
Warner takes blame for Australia's World T20 debacle  May 1, 3:04 pm
Melbourne, May 1 (ANI): Australia opener David Warner has taken the blame for his side's group stage exit from the recently-concluded World T20, saying it was the side's middle order batsmen who let the team down in the prestigious tournament.
'Shramik's sweat has power to unite the world': PM Modi  May 1, 1:40 pm
Ballia (Uttar Pradesh), May 1 (ANI): Lauding the hard work of all labourers and their role in India's progress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said a shramik's sweat has power to unite the world.
Poor execution with ball let Royal Challengers down, laments Kohli  May 1, 11:23 am
Hyderabad, May 1 (ANI): After suffering their fourth defeat in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the hands of Sunrisers Hyderabad, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli has blamed poor execution with the ball behind their 15-run loss at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here.
IPL: Amit Mishra reprimanded for using inappropriate language  Apr 30, 10:02 pm
New Delhi, Apr.30 (ANI): Delhi Daredevils bowler Amit Mishra received an official reprimand by the match referee for using inappropriate language during his side's emphatic win over Kolkata Knight Riders in their Indian Premier League match at the Ferozshah Kotla Stadium on Saturday.
Nehru died due to shock of India-China war: Mulayam Singh  Apr 30, 9:13 pm
Etawah, (Uttar Pradesh), Apr.30 (ANI): In what may trigger a fresh controversy, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday said that India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru died due to 'shock' he suffered after 1962 India-China war, and not due to any disease.
Closely monitoring drought situation in country: Centre  Apr 30, 7:20 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): Saying that the country has experienced two successive years of poor rains, Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Saturday said immediately after the India Meteorological Department's (IMD) monsoon forecasts in April last, recognising the gravity of the situation, the Centre in collaboration with state governments responded rapidly with a multi-pronged approach to mitigate the effects of the drought.
'I have struggled a lot', says Riya Sarkar, India's first transgender presiding officer  Apr 30, 6:36 pm
Kolkata, Apr.30 (ANI): Riya Sarkar, India's first transgender presiding officer, says she is very proud of the decision to preside over a polling booth, insisting that she had to go through a lot of struggle.
Murali Vijay replaces David Miller as Kings XI captain  Apr 30, 5:57 pm
Mohali, Apr.30 (ANI): Murali Vijay has replaced out-of-form David Miller as Kings XI captain for the rest of the ninth edition of the Indian Premier League season.
India can save USD 50 bn if logistics costs are brought down to 9 pct of GDP: Study  Apr 30, 5:13 pm
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): India can save up to USD 50 billion if logistics costs are brought down from 14 percent to nine per cent of country's gross domestic product (GDP) thereby making domestic goods more competitive in global markets, an ASSOCHAM-Resurgent India joint study said today.
Moving from BS-IV to BS-VI norms beneficial for manufacturers, says Audi India Head  Apr 30, 5:13 pm
New Delhi, Apr.30 (ANI): Audi India head Joe King on Saturday said that he feels the move from BS-IV norms to BS-VI norms directly would be a good move and beneficial for manufacturers, as it reduces complexity and costs substantially.
Boult relishes prospect of twilight Test against India  Apr 30, 5:06 pm
Melbourne, Apr.30 (ANI): New Zealand swing bowler Trent Boult has expressed that he is excited about the prospect of playing a day-night Test when they travel to India in October.
Dalai Lama attends seminar on ancient philosophy, modern science  Apr 30, 3:59 pm
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), Apr.30 (ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama attended a seminar on 'Interactive Query in the Field of Ancient Indian Philosophy and Modern Science' here on Saturday.
Saina fails to break semis jinx at Badminton Asia C'ships  Apr 30, 2:53 pm
Wuhan (China), Apr.30 (ANI): Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal once again faltered at the semifinal stage as she suffered a straight game defeat at the hands of China's Wang Yihan in the women's singles event to draw curtains on Indian challenge at the Asia Badminton Championships here on Saturday.
Social reformer Sri M's pan-India march for harmony concludes in Srinagar  Apr 30, 2:04 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): A padayatra led by social reformer Sri M to promote inter-faith harmony concluded in Srinagar amid a renewed call for peaceful coexistence.
Vodafone appoints six investment banks for $3bn India IPO  Apr 30, 2:02 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): Telecom major Vodafone is getting closer to its initial public offering (IPO) plan in India and the company has already selected investment bankers for the issue.
Jabong announces partnership with ASICS Tiger for sportswear portfolio  Apr 30, 1:50 pm
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): After establishing itself as India's leading fashion destination online, Jabong has now announced its partnership with the leading iconic sports and lifestyle brand ASICS Tiger.
Intel recognizes ISEF finalists, innovators  Apr 30, 1:00 pm
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): Reiterating its commitment to nurturing innovation, Intel India, the Department of Science and Technology (DST*), and the Indo US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) have felicitated the students who have been chosen to participate in the annual Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), to be held in Phoenix, Arizona this May.
Smith rues `disappointing` bowling show after loss against Gujarat   Apr 30, 12:33 pm
Pune, Apr.30 (ANI): Rising Pune Supergiants batsman Steve Smith was left to rue his side's disappointing bowling performance that eventually paved the way for a three-wicket loss to table toppers Gujarat Lions in last night's Indian Premier League clash.
WB polls: TMC, CPI (M) workers clash in Hooghly  Apr 30, 11:53 am
Hooghly (West Bengal), Apr.30 (ANI): A clash broke out between the workers of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) in the Arambag area of West Bengal's Hooghly, where the fifth phase of the assembly elections is currently underway.
WB polls: Around 25 percent voter turnout recorded   Apr 30, 11:34 am
Kolkata, Apr. 30 (ANI): The fifth phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections witnessed around 25 percent polling during the first few hours of polling, with several prominent personalities like former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose' grand nephew Chandra Bose casting their votes.