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NHRC recommends CBI inquiry in Chittoor encounter  May 29, 5:48 pm
Chennai, May 29 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday recommended a Central Bureau Investigation (CBI) inquiry into the Chittoor encounter and directed the Andhra Pradesh government to give Rs five lakh to each of the families of the deceased.
How your personality decides your biscuit eating habit  May 29, 5:31 pm
London, May 29 (ANI): If you are a shy person by nature, you may like to munch on Rich Teas, while short-tempered people prefer Ginger Nuts, claims a new study.
US tops list of world’s most competitive countries  May 29, 4:49 pm
London, May 29 (ANI): The United States tops the rankings in a list of the world’s most competitive countries released by the International Institute for Management Development (IMD), an
Protests over IIT Madras row reaches Smriti Irani’s doorstep  May 29, 4:49 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): The National Students Union of India (NSUI) on Friday staged a protest outside Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani’s residence here over the de-recognition of a students’ study group in the IIT Madras.
Considerable respite from heat wave across country, claims MET department  May 29, 4:49 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday said there is a considerable respite from the heat wave across the country barring a few areas in Telangana, Odisha, Jharkhand and Madhya Pradesh, and added that it had abated completely in the national capital.
Radioactive leak at IGI plugged, assures Rajnath  May 29, 3:29 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday assured that the radioactive leak detected at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in the national capital has been plugged.
Exhibition to showcase Australian aboriginal art held in Delhi  May 29, 3:00 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): An art exhibition titled 'Yiwarra Kuju: The Canning Stock Route' was held here to showcase the artistic, cultural and natural worlds of the aboriginal people of Australia's Western Desert to mark the National Reconciliation Week.
Radioactive leak at IGI airport, NDRF anti sabotage team on the spot: Reports  May 29, 2:16 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): A radioactive leak has been detected at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in the national capital, media reports said on Friday.
Mamata joining PM in Bangladesh indicates 'national interest is above local politics': BJP  May 29, 1:20 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee�s decision to accompany Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his visit to Bangladesh on June 6 and 7, was indicative of the fact that national interest is always above state politics.
Fire breaks out at Udyog Bhawan in Delhi  May 29, 11:13 am
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): A fire that broke out on the fifth floor of Udyog Bhawan in the national capital was doused on Friday.
FIFA 2016 video game to feature Women's team for first time   May 29, 11:08 am
London, May 29 (ANI): FIFA 16 EA Sports game will be making history as international women's team would be included in it for the first time.
Pak executes three rebels convicted in 1998 plane hijacking  May 29, 10:00 am
Karachi, May 29 (ANI): Pakistani authorities have executed three rebels who were convicted of hijacking a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane in 1992.
'India is proud of its rich tradition of contribution to UN peacekeeping operations': Swaraj  May 28, 11:02 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that India is justifiably proud of its rich tradition of contribution to the UN peacekeeping operations towards the preservation of international peace and security.
PM Modi calls for 'making yoga a mass movement globally' (Update)  May 28, 9:22 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who chaired a high-level meeting here on Thursday to review the preparations for International Yoga Day, said the events and activities are being planned with an aim of making yoga a mass movement globally.
PM chairs meeting to review preparation of International Yoga Day  May 28, 8:34 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting here on Thursday to review the preparation of International Yoga Day.
IITTM, IGNTU sign MoU to start MBA program in tourism  May 28, 6:22 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): An MoU was signed here on Thursday between the Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management (IITTM), Ministry of Tourism) and Indira Gandhi National Tribal University (IGNTU), Ministry of HRD, to offer a full-fledged MBA program in tourism.
I deserve a farewell series, says disappointed Chanderpaul  May 28, 4:44 pm
Johannesburg, May 28 (ANI): Shivnarine Chanderpaul, who is disappointed with the manner in which his international career has come to an end, says that he has not retired from cricket.
Mohammad Amir hopeful of making a comeback to International cricket  May 28, 2:39 pm
Karachi, May 28 (ANI): Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir, who was banned for five years by International Cricket Committee (ICC) for his involvement in spot betting, is hopeful of making a comeback to international cricket.
Concerted efforts needed to tackle terrorism, says President Mukherjee  May 28, 2:16 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has said that concerted efforts are needed to tackle terrorism, which has assumed serious proportions and threatens the internationalommunity.
Former Bihar CM Manjhi calls on PM Modi  May 28, 1:44 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his official 7, Race Course Road residence in the national capital.
SL officials sacked over sexual harassment of women cricketers  May 28, 1:44 pm
Johannesburg/Colombo, May 28 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLC) has sacked three of its officials after allegations surfaced against them that they asked members of the women's national team to perform sexual favours to keep their places in the squad.
Hotelier Chatwal pledges USD 1 million for Delhi Sikh Study Center  May 28, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): New York-based Indian-American hotel magnate Sant Singh Chatwal has pledged to donate a million dollars to help set up a five million dollar Sikh Center for International Studies at the Rakabganj Gurdwara in New Delhi.
Ghoshal, Chinappa in quarters of Hong Kong Squash meet  May 28, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Second seed Saurav Ghoshal and Joshana Chinappa have advanced to the quarter-finals of the HKFC International Squash tournament.
Amnesty accuses Hamas of rights abuse against Palestinians  May 28, 12:27 pm
Washington, May 28 (ANI): A report by Amnesty International has accused the Hamas of carrying out abductions, torture and killings of at least 23 Palestinians in 2014.
'We are answerable to Delhi, hence we must appoint our own officials': Kejriwal  May 27, 9:58 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said that his government is answerable to the people of the national capital and thus must be given the right to appoint officials of their preference.