Keyword Results for   'bid' launches dedicated store for National Sports Day  Aug 27, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, August 27, 2015: In a bid to commemorate National Sports Day which falls on August 29 and marks the birth anniversary of India's hockey legend Dhyan Chand, is launching a dedicated National Sports Day store which goes live tomorrow.
Retiring Sangakkara wants rising Lankans to be 'fearless'  Aug 24, 4:28 pm
Colombo, Aug 24 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Kumar Sangakkara has backed the rising Angelo Mathews-led side to be 'fearless' after bidding adieu to the international cricket, following a crushing 278-run defeat against India in the second Test match in Colombo.
Beautification of Dal lake shoreline enhances tourism  Aug 24, 9:47 am
Srinagar, Aug.24 (ANI): In a bid to increase tourism potential in Srinagar, the local authorities are undertaking a beautification and cleanliness drive of the world famous Dal Lake's shoreline.
Students continue to gherao Presidency College's VC, demand resignation|  Aug 22, 12:45 pm
Kolkata, Aug 22 (ANI): In a bid to protest against the alleged police assault during Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's visit to Presidency University, a section of the students on Saturday continued to gherao vice-chancellor Anuradha Lohia.
MEA to host second FIPIC summit in Jaipur  Aug 18, 6:19 pm
Jaipur, Aug 18 (ANI): In a bid to expand its economic and strategic footprints in the region amid China's increasing presence, India will host the second summit of the Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) will take place in the Pink City of Jaipur.
E-Auction of first batch of Private FM Radio Phase III Channels continues  Aug 11, 7:06 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 11 (ANI): E-Auction of the first batch of Private FM Radio Phase III Channels re-commenced on Tuesday and four rounds of bidding took place during the day.
Disagreement over DNA: JD (U) supporters send hair, nail samples to PM  Aug 11, 1:44 pm
Patna, Aug. 11 (ANI): In a bid to capitalise on the 'DNA remark' controversy, Janata Dal (United) supporters on Tuesday sent their hair and nail samples to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as part of their 'Shabd Wapasi' campaign.
Cricket fraternity pays tribute to 'retiring' Michael Clarke  Aug 9, 3:38 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 9 (ANI): The cricketing world has expressed their tribute to Australian skipper Michael Clarke, who will bid adieu to the game after the Ashes series.
Congress leader in J-K files police complaint over fake tweets attributed to him  Aug 7, 11:30 am
Jammu, Aug.7 (ANI): A Congress Party activist in Jammu and Kashmir, who is also the organising and publicity secretary of the party's state unit, has confirmed that he has filed a formal police complaint against unknown persons who reportedly circulated fake and hate tweets from an unverified Twitter handle in a bid to smear his reputation.
'Booze' loving Brits don't abide by drinking guidelines   Aug 6, 4:15 pm
London, Aug 6 (ANI): Current guidelines about alcohol consumption are so unrealistic that Brit's who are heavy drinkers generally ignore them.
India expects Pak not to promote terrorism, says VK Singh  Aug 5, 3:46 pm
New Delhi, Aug 5 (ANI): Speaking about the proposed talks between the National Security Advisers of India and Pakistan, Minister of State for External Affairs General (Retired) V.K. Singh on Wednesday said that India expects Pakistan to abide by its Jan 2004 agreement that it will not allow anybody to use its soil for launching terror strikes against India, and would sustain the dialogue process.
Barack Obama turns 54: wife Michelle wishes with cute tweet  Aug 5, 9:05 am
New Delhi, Aug. 5 (ANI): Barack Obama might be having a low key celebration for his 54th birthday, but his family and fans have taken over social networking sites to wish the 44th U.S. President on his big day.
India foils UK firm's bid to patent use of turmeric, pine bark and tea  Aug 4, 1:27 pm
New Delhi, Aug.4 (ANI): India has foiled British firm Pangaea Laboratories Limited's bid to patent the use of turmeric, pine bark and tea for treating hair loss.
India foils UK company's bid to patent use of turmeric, pine bark and tea for treating hair loss   Aug 2, 6:16 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 2 (ANI): India once again has been successful in protecting its traditional knowledge by preventing an attempt made by Europe's Leading Dermaceutical Laboratory-Pangaea Laboratories Limited to take patent on a medicinal composition containing turmeric, pine bark and green tea for treating hair loss.
Students in Gujarat tie bands to plants to mark Friendship Day  Aug 2, 5:10 pm
Vadodara, Aug. 2 (ANI): In a bid to create awareness among the people to preserve nature, the students in Vadodara tied friendship bands to trees and plants on the occasion of World Friendship Day.
BSF confirms infiltration bid along IB, says forces on alert after Gurdaspur attack  Jul 31, 10:37 pm
Jammu, July 31 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday confirmed that an infiltration attempt was foiled along the International Border (IB) last night, adding that the forces are on alert in wake of the Gurdaspur attack.
BSF foils infiltration bid at Samba  Jul 31, 8:25 pm
Samba, July 31 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday foiled an infiltration attempt along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba region.
Beijing wins bid to host 2022 Winter Olympics, Paralympics  Jul 31, 5:01 pm
London, July 31 (ANI): Beijing edged past Kazakhstan to win the battle to host the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics on Friday after a secret ballot in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
PM Modi meets Kalam's elder brother, family, bids farewell to 'People's President'  Jul 30, 12:54 pm
Paikarumbu (Tamil Nadu), July 30 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met the family members of former president Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on the sidelines of his last rites being held here.
Declare foreign assets as time is running out, govt. tells those with assets abroad  Jul 29, 1:18 pm
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): "Why Hide when you can abide?" This is the very public though veiled warning of the Department of Income Tax of the Government of India to holders of undisclosed foreign income and assets.
Boston ends 2024 Olympic bid due to paucity of public support  Jul 28, 9:26 am
London, July 28 (ANI): Boston's bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics has come to an end after the city Mayor agreed with United States Olympic Committee (USOC) to end the bid due to lack of public support.
'Devout' husband Van Gaal could bid adieu to Man U for wife  Jul 27, 1:33 pm
London, July 27 (ANI): Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has insisted that he might leave the club at the end of his three-year contract to keep the promise he made to his wife.
Misbah wishes to retire after series against India  Jul 27, 11:06 am
Karachi, July 27 (ANI): Pakistan Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq has said that he will bid adieu to international cricket after taking on arch rivals India for one last time.
Kelly Rutherford loses kids' custody battle rights in California   Jul 24, 2:55 pm
Washington DC, July 24 (ANI): Kelly Rutherford custody battle has taken a sad turn as the actress has lost the bid to fight for her kids in California.
Infiltration bid foiled in Kupwara, two killed  Jul 24, 9:09 am
Jammu, July 24 (ANI): Two infiltrators were killed while two jawans sustained injuries when security forces foiled an infiltration bid in Tangdar sector in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district