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E-library set up for women inmates at Tihar jail Oct 22, 5:33 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 22 (ANI): The authorities at Tihar Jail in the national capital on Wednesday set up an e-library for its women inmates to hone their technical skills and provide them with an education.
New Delhi, Oct. 22 (ANI): Asserting that his party would not let the government negate or dilute the 1973 Coal Nationalisation Act in any form, Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday said the requirements of the state electricity boards and the public sector units like the NTPC must be met first before considering on the needs of private players.
Malala Yousufzai awarded Liberty Medal Oct 22, 4:26 pm
Islamabad, Oct 22 (ANI): Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousufzai has reportedly been awarded the Liberty Medal.
Noida, Oct.22 (ANI): Terming the rape of a three-year-old LKG student in Bangalore as shameful, former National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) chairperson Kushal Singh on Wednesday called for serious introspection of value systems being practiced within society, and said the onus should be put on educational institutions to ensure better security and protection of kids.
There is 'war like' situation for women in India: Annie Raja Oct 22, 2:39 pm
New Delhi, Oct.22 (ANI): Terming the alleged rape of a three-year-old student in a Bangalore school as 'extremely unfortunate', National Federation of Indian Women general secretary Annie Raja on Wednesday said there is a 'war-like' situation for women in India, and added that such things will continue to happen unless governments and the system take initiatives to ensure the rights of women.
Sarita Devi suspended: SAI DG says will try to revoke decision Oct 22, 2:11 pm
New Delhi, Oct 22 (ANI): Sports Authority of India (SAI) Director General Jiji Thomson said here on Wednesday that boxer L Sarita Devi's suspension by International Boxing Association (AIBA) was unfortunate and his organisation would try its best to revoke it.
Closer security ties with Lanka will be seen as major diplomatic blunder: NTP leader Ayyanathan Oct 22, 1:12 pm
Chennai, Oct.22 (ANI): The National Committee Head of the Naam Tamilar Party (NTP), Ayyanathan, on Wednesday said that the NDA Government must not commit a major diplomatic blunder by cementing 'so-called' security ties in the south with Sri Lanka and China.
New Delhi, Oct. 22 (ANI): National hockey coach Terry Walsh said Wednesday that he has not withdrawn his resignation, but will keep it on hold till November 19, when he expects the solutions put forward by the Sports Authority of India (SAI) to come into effect. He said that once the solutions are incorporated, he will consider the withdrawal option at that point of time.
Drogba scores first goal since rejoining Chelsea during 6-0 Maribor thrashing in CL clash Oct 22, 12:20 pm
London, Oct 22 (ANI): Former Ivory Coast national football team skipper Didier Drogba scored his first goal since rejoining Chelsea as the club romped Maribor 6-0 to record their biggest Champions League win at Stamford Bridge.
National Museum organises first film festival Oct 21, 8:48 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): The National Museum this weekend is organising it's first-ever film festival, which will screen eleven classic Indian movies. The festival will continue over the coming five months.
NHRC asks Bihar, Delhi Police to investigate allegations of harassment of rape victim's parents Oct 21, 8:48 pm
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday asked the Director General of Police, Bihar and the Delhi Police Commissioner to investigate the alleged harassment of a rape victim's parents.
Jorhat (Assam), Oct.21 (ANI): Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday instructed his department secretary and the Sports Authority of India (SAI) to submit a report on the cause of National Hockey Coach Terry Walsh tendering his resignation.
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.
Citing bureaucratic processes, Terry Walsh quits as hockey coach Oct 21, 7:22 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): National Hockey Coach on Tuesday announced that he had resigned from his position, citing the bureaucracy present in Indian sport.
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): Former Jammu and Kashmir interlocutor Radha Kumar on Tuesday stated that the proposed 'Million March' in London, which calls for the independence of Kashmir, would not have any impact on international players.
Syrian tribe members express resentment over being ignored by West in fight against IS Oct 21, 6:26 pm
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): The recent tribal revolt against the Islamic State in Syria that was brutally crushed by the extremists- who massacred hundreds of Shaitat tribe members for rising up against them-received little international attention, causing anger and resentment among the tribesmen.
All terrorist threats are equal: Doval Oct 21, 4:13 pm
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Tuesday said all terrorist organizations are an equal threat to national security.
Imperative to give the right response to looming and challenging threat of cyber terrorism: Doval Oct 21, 3:45 pm
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Tuesday laid stress on the threat of cyber terrorism, describing it as one of the biggest challenges facing the world today, and added that it is imperative to give the right response to this looming threat.
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): National Security Advisor Ajit Doval said here on Tuesday that while India would like to develop relations with China, there can be no compromise on the country's territorial sovereignty.
National Security Advisor Doval says old intelligence methods are becoming redundant Oct 21, 2:15 pm
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): National Security Advisor Ajit Doval said here today that the concept of security has undergone changes and it was necessary that the national intelligence agencies should change their methods to meet the new challenges. .
Navratilova slams ITC for 'deafening silence' over Tarpischev's 'Williams brothers' jibe Oct 21, 1:07 pm
London, Oct 21 (ANI): Tennis legend Martina Navratilova has slammed the International Tennis Federation (ITF) for its silence over comments from one of its members about the Williams sisters.
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Rentrak has recently announced that it is set to launch its box-office tracking services in India.
KP is 'a guy who commands huge respect' for Morgan Oct 21, 12:04 pm
Wellington, Oct 21 (ANI): England batsman Eoin Morgan has said that his former teammate Kevin Pietersen is a guy who commands huge respect and believes that the strength of the national cricket team in the wake of the ousted batsman's autobiography would be measured by the way in which the team performs at the World Cup.
Aus eyeing No.1 Test spot during Pak series in UAE Oct 21, 11:45 am
Dubai, Oct 21 (ANI): Australia has a chance to reclaim the top spot in the Reliance ICC Test Team Rankings when it faces host Pakistan in the two-Test series in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), which starts on Wednesday in the Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majid Memon on Tuesday said that the Shiv Sena mouthpiece, Saamna, is going beyond its limits, and therefore, it is best to ignore and avoid reading its editorials.
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