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Lil Wayne owes huge tax sum to US federal govt  Feb 12, 4:07 pm
Washington D.C., Feb. 12(ANI): Seems like rapper Lil Wayne is still grappling with the financial woes as now he owes another 868,000 dollars to Internal Revenue Service, the revenue service of the United States federal government.
World powers agrees 'cessation of hostilities' in Syria: Kerry  Feb 12, 10:47 am
Karachi, Feb.12(ANI): United States Secretary of State John Kerry has said that the world powers have agreed on an ambitious plan to cease hostilities in war wrecked Syria within a week and dramatically ramp up humanitarian access at talks in Munich aimed at ending the five-year war.
Centre, states must work together as Team India, says PM Modi  Feb 10, 9:40 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 10 (ANI): Emphasising on the importance of cooperative federalism in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said it must be implemented in letter and spirit.
Google's self-driving cars gets green signal by US regulator  Feb 10, 3:41 pm
New Delhi, Feb.10 (ANI): In a major boosts to technology giant Google, it's self-driving car has been approved US vehicle safety regulators which states that the computer could be considered the driver under federal law.
Systems at DGCA to improve as India, US sign agreement  Feb 10, 11:54 am
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): India's aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), and United States Technical Development Agency (USTDA) are all set to undertake and improvise the aviation sector with the signing in of the Grant Agreement for India Aviation Safety Technical Assistance Phase II.
Deposition, day 2: Headley asked to recruit Indian Army men to spy for ISI  Feb 9, 9:03 am
Mumbai, Feb. 9 (ANI): The second day of the deposition of David Coleman Headley via video conferencing from an undisclosed location in the United States began at a special Mumbai court on Tuesday.
World 'more closely connected' with 3.5 degrees of separation: Facebook  Feb 7, 11:57 am
New Delhi, Feb.7 (ANI): One must be aware of the popular 'six degrees of separation' theory which states that everyone and everything is six or fewer steps away, by way of introduction, from any other person in the world. In other words, it means that a chain of 'a friend of a friend' statements can be made to connect any two people in a maximum of six steps.
US warns North Korea of 'serious consequences' over long-range rocket launch  Feb 7, 11:42 am
London, Feb.7 (ANI): North Korea has been warned of 'serious consequences' by the United States after it launched a long-range rocket this morning in defiance of international sanctions banning it from using ballistic missile technology.
AIDS prevention: Centre launches 'Project Sunrise' in Imphal   Feb 7, 9:25 am
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J.P. Nadda has launched Project Sunrise for prevention of AIDS in the eight North-Eastern states.
Centre asks states to further invest on infrastructure, poverty alleviation  Feb 6, 2:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the resources of the states have considerably increased after the 14th Finance Commission, and the Centre expects that the states will spend further on infrastructure creation and anti-poverty programmes.
Cabinet gives nod to allow Railways to form JVCs with states  Feb 3, 2:26 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for allowing the Ministry of Railways to form joint venture companies with the state governments to mobilize resources for undertaking various rail infrastructure projects in the states.
US, South Korea, Japan condemn North Korea's rocket launch plan  Feb 3, 12:43 pm
London, Feb.3 (ANI): The United States, South Korea and Japan have condemned North Korea's plans to launch a rocket carrying a satellite, a further major breach of UN resolutions following a nuclear test in January.
CDC confirms Zika being sexually transmitted in Texas  Feb 3, 12:27 pm
London, Feb.3 (ANI): The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revealed that the first known case of the Zika has been sexually transmitted in Texas and is the first known case of the virus being locally acquired in the continental United States in the current outbreak.
US Naval Operations chief on 4-day visit to India to deepen maritime ties  Feb 3, 11:52 am
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): United States' Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson will be on a four-day visit to India from February 2 to 6 to help deepen maritime partnerships between the two countries.
US IRS to begin accepting 'Bilateral Advance Pricing Agreement' requests for India  Feb 2, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, Feb 2 (ANI): US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) officials today announced an agreement of Advance Pricing and Mutual Agreement office (APMA), a representative office of the US competent authority, will begin accepting requests for bilateral advance pricing agreements (bilateral APAs) between the United States and India to begin from February 16.
Alphabet beats Apple to become world's most valuable company  Feb 2, 12:38 pm
New York, Feb.2 (ANI): American multinational conglomerate created in 2015 as the parent company of Google, Alphabet Inc has surpassed tech giant Apple Inc as the most valuable company in the United States.
India looks for unmanned combat aircraft from U.S.  Feb 1, 6:46 pm
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PM Modi to visit Kerala, Tamil Nadu tomorrow  Feb 1, 6:38 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit Kerala and Tamil Nadu tomorrow, ahead of Assembly Elections in both states.
Sharif to attend NSS summit in US  Feb 1, 10:50 am
Washington, Feb.1(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will represent Pakistan at a nuclear summit in March this year when the outgoing Obama administration would try to reach some understanding with recognised and unrecognised nuclear states to control proliferation.
National Maritime Fisheries Census begins tomorrow  Jan 31, 6:13 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 31 (ANI): The National Maritime Fisheries Census will begin from tomorrow in all the maritime states and two union territories of the country.
China Condemns US for sending warship near Paracel Island  Jan 31, 5:56 pm
New York,Jan.31(ANI): United States has been strongly condemned by China after a US warship deliberately sailed near the Paracel chain, one of the Beijing controlled islands in the hotly contested South China Sea to exercise freedom of navigation and challenge China's vast sea claims.
Important to 'enlist' Pakistan for defeating Afghan terrorists: Nicholson  Jan 30, 2:56 pm
Washington, Jan.30 (ANI): A Senior United States General John William Nicholson, nominated to head US and NATO troops in Pakistan, has said that it is important to 'enlist' Pakistan for defeating terrorists in Afghanistan.
Private firearm transactions to be prohibited on Facebook  Jan 30, 1:26 pm
New Delhi, Jan.30 (ANI): In the wake of string of mass shootings in United States and with ongoing debates on easy access to guns, social networking giant Facebook has prohibited global users from coordinating person-to-person private sales of firearms on its website and on its Instagram photo-sharing service.
'IN-System' for handling mobile subscriber base of east, north-eastern states unveiled  Jan 29, 11:22 pm
Kolkata, Jan. 29 (ANI): Union Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday inaugurated an 'Intelligent Network Platform' (IN -Platform) that could handle the entire mobile subscriber base of eastern and north-eastern states at the Nodal Centre of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) in Salt Lake here.
Assam has seen 15 years of bad governance, says Sitharaman  Jan 29, 11:03 pm
Guwahati, Jan. 29 (ANI): Minister of State for Ministry of Commerce and Industry and Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said people who had seen 15 years of bad governance in Assam, would see the development that BJP-ruled states had seen.