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Devotees mark 'Chhath' festival offering fresh harvest Oct 30, 3:39 pm
Mumbai/Bhopal/Jaipur, Oct. 30 (ANI): Thousands of devotees across India celebrated the festival 'Chhath' by praying at the riverbank during sunrise and sunset, offering fruits and fresh harvest to the Sun God.
DCW chief slams UP Police's 'small mentality' Oct 30, 12:30 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 30 (ANI): Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Shukla Singh on Thursday expressed concern over reports of the Uttar Pradesh Police blaming indecent clothing and exposure to mobile phones for the rise in rape cases.
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday said that he was not surprised by the directive by the Supreme Court, asking the government to disclose all the names of the black money account holders, adding that these cases do not fall under any statute of confidentiality.
MSME-focused social enterprise Kinara Capital secures investment from Michael and Susan Dell Foundation Oct 28, 5:18 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): Kinara Capital, a Bangalore based social enterprise committed to bridging the debt gap in India by financing micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs), announced it has received an equity investment from the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation.
Black money row: Jethmalani wants SC to play more active role Oct 27, 3:40 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): Expressing dissatisfaction with the Narendra Modi-led government's move to name only three persons in the black money case as of now, veteran lawyer Ram Jethmalani on Monday hoped the Supreme Court will rise to the occasion and do the needful.
'Downton Abbey' may kill off character due to Isis similarity Oct 27, 10:46 am
London, Oct 27 (ANI): 'Downton Abbey' may be forced to kill of Lord Grantham's pet Isis because of the rise of the Islamic State, it has been reported.
Sonepat official blames betel leaf seller's Rs.132 crore power bill on computerised error Oct 24, 5:43 pm
Sonepat, Oct. 24 (ANI): With a betel-leaf seller in Haryana getting a shocker of an electricity bill this Diwali, Sonepat's ADC Shiv Prasad on Friday blamed it on computerised clerical error, and assured that a correct bill would be given to the consumer after an investigation was carried out.
Pollution level increases in India post-Diwali Oct 24, 5:00 pm
Mumbai/Nagpur/Raipur/New Delhi, Oct.24 (ANI): Pollution levels have risen significantly following the excessive use of fireworks during Diwali.
Flintoff 'excited' to play for Brisbane Heat in Australia's BBL Oct 24, 12:26 pm
Johannesburg, Oct 24 (ANI): Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has extended his surprise return to Twenty20 cricket with Australia's domestic Big Bash League (BBL) on Thursday, and has joined the Brisbane Heat on a short-term deal for the same.
Kenny G at pains to explain Hong Kong protest venue visit after drawing Beijing's ire Oct 24, 10:34 am
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A day after musician Kenny G paid a surprise visit to one of the venues of Hong Kong pro-democracy protests and took a selfie, he has now gone on record to say that he is not a foreign agitator trying to defy China's authority.
Siachen, Oct. 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his surprise visit to the base camp here on Thursday said the country can celebrate Diwali because of the efforts of the armed forces.
Johannesburg, Oct 22 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer is reportedly taking aim at multiple major goals starting with a sixth title at his home Swiss Indoors, as he admitted that his current positive situation even has him surprised.
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): Strongly rooting for a national trainer of Indian origin in all sports, former Sports Minister MS Gill on Tuesday professed no surprise over hockey coach Terry Walsh resigning from his post. Gill further suggested that foreign coaches cannot work with the decision making style of sporting bureaucracy in India.
Kalam asks India and Bangladesh to promote economic prosperity to end terrorism, use jute Oct 19, 8:28 am
Dhaka, Oct. 19 (ANI): Former president Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam has asked India and Bangladesh to join hands to promote economic prosperity to reduce and eventually end the menace of terrorism, and called upon business enterprises of the two nations to collaborate in the use of jute.
New Delhi, Oct.18 (ANI): Indirectly expressing his country's surprise over the Indian Government and its defence establishment's decision to go ahead with its reported plan to buy 126 Rafale combat aircraft from France, Russia's Ambassador to India, Alexander M. Kadakin, said the Dassault Aviation-manufactured fighter aircraft could be shot down like a mosquito by a Chinese-manufactured or produced Sukhoi jet should there ever be a conflict in the neighbourhood.
Shimla celebrates 150 years as ex-Indian summer capital with classical dance festival Oct 17, 4:35 pm
Shimla, Oct.17 (ANI): Artistes enthralled the audience with their stellar performances at a dance festival organised here with the aim of keeping alive the rich culture of Indian classical music.
WHO warns new Ebola cases may rise to 10,000 a week in two months if efforts not stepped-up Oct 15, 10:38 am
London, Oct 15 (ANI): As the Ebola death toll tally climbed up to 4,447 cases, with majority of recorded in West Africa; the World Health Organization (WHO) warned that the number of new cases may rise up to 10,000 a week within two months if efforts to control the epidemic are not stepped-up.
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Katie Holmes, will reprise that role as Jackie O in the new miniseries, 'The Kennedys-After Camelot', it has been revealed.
Cyclone Hudhud: one lakh houses damaged in Odisha, restoration work on in full swing Oct 14, 9:42 am
Bhubaneswar, Oct.14 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said that nearly one lakh houses have been damaged in the state due to Hudhud, along with roads and culverts. Meanwhile, the death toll in Andhra Pradesh has risen to 21.
IS' new propaganda video says West in for 'horrible surprise' if it wages war against it Oct 13, 11:01 am
London, Oct 13 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) has reportedly released a fourth video featuring British hostage John Cantlie delivering a message that warns the west against being rushed into a war that it cannot win.
Tom Daley urges gay footballers to come out, says people will be surprised, supportive Oct 11, 3:05 pm
London, Oct 11 (ANI): British Olympic diver Tom Daley has urged gay footballers to come out, voicing his encouragement for them despite homophobic stigma surrounding the sport and said they would receive more praise than abuse they would be expecting.
India offers Corporate Governance and Excellence in Management of Public Enterprises training to Afghan professionals Oct 10, 1:15 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 10 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs under the ITEC fellowship programme is offering exclusive training programmes on 'Corporate Governance and Excellence in Management of Public enterprises' to Afghan professionals.
Daniel Radcliffe finds himself sexier than 'Harry Potter' Oct 9, 3:41 pm
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): Daniel Radcliffe, who doesn't understand why people were "surprised" when he was cast as the romantic lead in 'What If,' has revealed that he finds himself sexier than 'Harry Potter.'
Independence Day 2 script is 'brewing', says Jeff Goldblum Oct 9, 1:05 pm
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Jeff Goldblum, who may reprise his role the sequel of 'Independence Day', has said that script for the sequel is "brewing".
London, Oct 09 (ANI): Former Australia cricket team captain Ricky Pointing has said that the poisonous atmosphere in the England team portrayed in Kevin Pietersen's controversial autobiography has left no one has been less surprised than their fiercest rivals.
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