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Singapore City (Singapore), Nov. 23 (ANI): Terming the 21st Century as the 'Asian Century', where Asia's re-emergence is the greatest phenomenon of ths era, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said, "This is also a region with many unsettled questions and unresolved disputes; of competing claims and contested norms; of expanding military power and extending shadow of terrorism and uncertainties on seas and vulnerability in cyber space."
'Resurgent Rajasthan Summit 2015' focuses on MSMEs Nov 20, 5:35 pm
New Delhi, Nov 20 (ANI): At the Resurgent Rajasthan Partnership Summit 2015 held in Jaipur, IndiaMART's founder Dinesh Agarwal touched upon the paradigm shift from the 20th century business philosophy 'Big is Better' to the 21st century focus 'Small is the New Big'. The presentation on the digitization of SME space in transforming the entire business gamut brought a favorable light at the conference with an aim to support and strengthen the SME community.
Noida (Uttar Pradesh), Nov.18 (ANI): In an increasingly technology-driven 21st century, can tools of a bygone era still be of use? It seems so, at least in the case of young, still innocent and impressionable, and inquisitive kids yet to be exposed to the rigours of making a living.
Taylor hits double ton as Kiwis post 510-6 against Oz at stumps Nov 15, 4:48 pm
Perth, Nov.15 (ANI): New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor smashed a double century to help his side score 510/6 at the draw of stumps on day three of the second Test against Australia here on Sunday.
London, Nov.13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who stayed overnight at at Chequers, a 16th-century mansion that is the British Prime Minister's country retreat in Buckinghamshire, has reportedly had another round of talks with his David Cameron and will return to London to meet with Chancellor of Exchequer Gordon Osborne and key British CEOs, which then will be followed by a lunch with Queen Elizabeth II at the Buckingham Palace.
Tipu Sultan row: VHP stages protest, mocks Siddaramaiah Nov 13, 1:33 pm
Bengaluru, Nov. 13 (ANI): The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) staged a protest against the ongoing violence in Madikeri over the birth anniversary celebrations of 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan in front of the town hall here on Friday.
Geneva, Nov.13 (ANI): The number of measles-related deaths has decreased 79 percent from 546 800 at the beginning of the century to 114 900 in 2014.
London, Nov. 13 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has offered to lend support to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to achieve his goal of preparing young Indians for the 21st century.
Indian barrister Shyamji Krishna Varma posthumously reinstated at London's Inner Temple Nov 12, 4:58 pm
London, Nov.12 (ANI): Disbarred from membership of London's famed Inner Temple a century ago, Shyamji Krishna Varma, the first Indian to be called to the bar in 1884, has been posthumously reinstated.
New Delhi, Nov. 12 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (CPI) on Thursday called on secular democratic forces to stand up against the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) which has called for a shutdown in Karnataka on Friday following the escalating tension in the state over the birth anniversary of the 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan.
Bengaluru, Nov. 12 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister K. Siddaramaiah on Thursday confirmed that Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport would not be renamed after 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan.
Rampur, Nov. 12 (ANI): Amid row over Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary, Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare Minister Azam Khan on Thursday described the 18th century Mysore ruler as a 'martyr who fought the British' and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to bring back the late king's ring from London.
Kolkata, Nov. 12 (ANI): Amid row over Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary in Karnataka, the late Mysore ruler's descendent Shahzada Anwar Ali Shah on Thursday demanded that the 18th century ruler's birth anniversary be celebrated all over India.
Bengaluru/Madikeri (Karnataka), Nov.12 (ANI): A descendant of 18th century Mysore king Tipu Sultan has called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene to end the controversy surrounding the latter's 265th birth anniversary.
Karnad's Jnanpith Award should be taken back: activist N. Ramu Nov 12, 1:14 pm
Bengaluru, Nov. 12 (ANI): State president of Dr Ambedkar Prachara Samiti, N. Ramu, on Thursday criticised playwright Girish Karnad for his suggestion to rename Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport after 18th century Mysore king Tipu Sultan and demanded action against him.
Tipu Sultan row: VHP calls for K'taka bandh tomorrow Nov 12, 12:45 pm
Bengaluru, Nov. 12 (ANI): The Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) has called for a bandh in Karnataka on Friday following the escalating tension in the state over the birth anniversary of the 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan.
Playwright Girish Karnad gets death threat over demand for renaming Bengaluru airport after Tipu Sultan Nov 12, 10:55 am
Bengaluru, Nov.12 (ANI): Playwright Girish Karnad has received a death threat for his campaign to rename Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport after 18th century Mysore king Tipu Sultan.
New Delhi, Nov. 2 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said the Congress talking about intolerance is joke of the century, adding that the grand old party had maintained its studded silence on many incidences of growing intolerance in the nation.
Dilshan shines as Lanka beat Windies in `rain affected` ODI Nov 2, 10:46 am
Colombo, Nov.2 (ANI): Tillakaratne Dilshan scored a brilliant half-century as Sri Lanka claimed a one-wicket Duckworth-Lewis win over West Indies in the rain-interrupted opening ODI of the three-match series here on Sunday.
De Villiers rescues Proteas with fourth tour ton Oct 31, 7:58 pm
Mumbai, Oct.31 (ANI): Swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers scored his fourth century of the tour to steady the sinking ship as South Africa ended the two-day warm-up game against the Indian Board President's XI in a draw at Mumbai on Saturday.
Rahul, Ojha take BPXI to 296 against Proteas in warm-up game Oct 30, 7:57 pm
Mumbai, Oct.30 (ANI): Lokesh Rahul and Naman Ojha scored half-century each to help Indian Board President's XI (BPXI) post the first-inning score of 296 against South Africans in the opening day of the two-day warm-up Test here at Brabourne Stadium on Friday.
President Mukherjee echoes importance of India, Africa ties Oct 29, 11:30 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 29 (ANI): Hosting a banquet for representatives of African Nations at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said a century ago when the construction of this building (President's House), began, it would have been difficult to imagine such a moment when India as well as so many African nations would discard their colonial chains, threw away the imperial yoke and one day stand together here to celebrate freedom, democracy and human dignity.
'This century is ours to shape and build': PM Modi Oct 29, 11:16 am
New Delhi, Oct. 29 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that this century belonged to India and Africa as both have two-third of the population under 35 years of age.
Graves of WWI heroes from Manipur found in Europe Oct 28, 9:52 pm
Imphal, Oct.28 (ANI): After almost a century, graves of eighty seven people from Manipur, who took part in World War I (WWI) as members of the Labour Corps, have been found in war cemeteries across Europe and Egypt and Yemen.
Kohli's tons help India win matches, says coach Raj Oct 23, 10:57 pm
New Delhi, Oct.23 (ANI): Hailing ace batsman Virat Kohli's 23rd ODI century against South Africa as a great achievement, his coach Raj Kumar Sharma on Friday said most of his centuries helped India win matches.
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