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 2018-06-24 03:26 

The Hindu

'State Government to roll out Start-up policy in three months'...

The State Government will roll out a Start-up policy in three months, said Dharmendra Pratap Yadav, State MSME Secretary, here on Friday. Speaking on the sidelines of the final day of the Smart Indi...

 2018-06-24 03:25 

The Hindu

A traffic hurdle for over 45 years, houses finally demolished near Ganapathy...

The road width increases from 30 feet to 80 feet; encroachers allotted alternative houses...

 2018-06-24 03:24 

The Hindu

Starting of English medium saves panchayat union primary school from closure...

Following the introduction of English as the medium of instruction, as many as 19 students enrolled at the Panchayat Union Primary School at Nadupalayam in Shenbagapudur Panchayat in Sathyamangalam bl...

 2018-06-24 03:23 

The Hindu

192 DMK cadre remanded in judicial custody...

They were arrested for showing black flags to Governor...

 2018-06-24 03:21 

The Hindu

Actor Mansoor Ali Khan on fast in jail...

Bail plea was rejected by Omalur court...

 2018-06-24 03:18 

The Hindu

Woes of STs persist: VCK...

Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) president Thol. Thirumavalavan has urged the Tamil Nadu Government to revisit its policy decision for issuing community certificates in respect of Scheduled Tribes...

 2018-06-24 03:18 

The Hindu

'Opposition-ruled States ignored'...

Narayanasamy says Central Government's grant for Puducherry has come down...

 2018-06-24 03:15 

The Financial Express

Petrol, diesel prices today: Big cut in fuel prices; check rates in Delhi, Mumbai, other cities...

Petrol prices have been cut on Sunday for the fourth straight day by the oil marketing companies....

 2018-06-24 03:13 

The Hindu

Man held for assaulting SI...

The police on Friday arrested a person who claimed to be a journalist after he assaulted a sub-inspector.Sources said Vimaleeswaran, who claimed to be an assistant of a journalist working for a Tamil...

 2018-06-24 02:54 

Oneindia

Kerala: IAS officer eats mid-day meal with school students to assess food quality...

An IAS officer in Kerala made a surprise visit to a school in Neerkunnam, Ambalappuzha to assess the food quality of mid-day meal and ended up sharing the meal served to students at a government school. The officer is now winning hearts on social media fo...

 2018-06-24 02:50 

The Tribune

[ India ]

Body of Army Major's wife found in Delhi Cantt area...

New Delhi, June 23 The body of an Army Major's wife was found with her throat slit near Brar Square in the Delhi Cantonment area on Saturdaty, the police said. Initially, the police was informed that a woman had died in an accident. Later, when they i...

 2018-06-24 02:48 

Oneindia

Ram Mandir, Rohingya and Bangladeshi issue main agenda before VHP...

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has passed a resolution for the construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya. The VHP also passed a resolution for demanding a ministry for promotion of cow progeny in the central government besides discussing the security issue o...

 2018-06-24 02:41 

The Financial Express

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau calls 1985 Air India flight bombing an act of 'malice'...

Canada remembered the 329 victims of Air India Kanishka Flight 182 which was blown off mid-air on June 23, 1985. The day is marked as National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism in Canada....

 2018-06-24 02:37 

NDTV

US-Based Hyderabad Techie Contacts Family. Father Says Why He Was Missing...

A 36-year-old techie from Hyderabad, who went missing in US, has got in touch with his family after ten months on Saturday....

 2018-06-24 02:31 

Business Standard

Delhi University admissions: Second cut-off to be released on June 25...

According to an official, over 15,000 applications were approved by colleges affiliated to the university within three days...

 2018-06-24 02:25 

The Financial Express

US President Donald Trump adviser Jared Kushner says will publish Mideast plan 'soon', says report...

Jared Kushner, US President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said that he is...

 2018-06-24 02:23 

NDTV

"Feel Like A Bird": Saudi Arabia Woman Shares First Drive Experience...

Saudi Arabia ended its longstanding ban on women driving on Sunday -- and the second the clock struck midnight, women across the country started their engines....

 2018-06-24 02:21 

Hindustan Times

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told to leave restaurant for working for Trump...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, said she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant Friday night because of her work in the Trump administration...

 2018-06-24 02:19 

The Times of India

FIFA World Cup 2018: 29 matches, no goalless draw...

However, with 71 goals so far, the average per match stands at 2.4, less than 2014's 2.7. The most common result is 1-0, which proves that the cliche 'there is no easy game' isn't far from the truth....

 2018-06-24 02:16 

NDTV

Vadodara Teen Suspect "Wanted To Do Something To Shut School," Say Police...

A Class 10 student was detained on Saturday in connection with the multiple stabbing of a teenager in Vadodara. The body of the 14-year-old, Class 9 boy, was found with ten stab wounds in the school's......

 2018-06-24 02:14 

NDTV

She Was Told She Had Flu; Took Years To Find The Real And Strange Illness...

Diane Bates lay on the floor of her bathroom in the middle of the afternoon - weak, disoriented and afraid that she might die before someone found her....

 2018-06-24 02:14 

NDTV

Hungry Congressman Didn't Get Breakfast He Ordered. So He Shot The Waiter...

Philemon Herbert sauntered into the Willard Hotel in search of breakfast. Then things got weird....

 2018-06-24 02:13 

The Financial Express

Syrian rebels say Washington tells them it won't intervene in southern Syria...

Washington told the main Syrian rebel factions they should not expect military support to help them resist a major government offensive to regain opposition-held parts of southern Syria bordering Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights....

 2018-06-24 02:08 

NDTV

At Midnight, Riyadh Erupts In Cheers For A Woman In A Car...

Every few metres someone -- a newlywed couple, a group of young girls with balloons -- stops Samar Almogren to cheer her on or flash her a thumbs-up....

 2018-06-24 02:08 

India Today

Man arrested for posting Ramdev's morphed photo in WhatsApp group...

A 40-year-old man was arrested by the Noida police on Saturday for posting yoga guru Ramdev's morphed photograph in a WhatsApp group on the International Yoga Day....

 2018-06-24 02:00 

The Financial Express

Favouring sanctions against EU countries refusing refugees, says French President Emmanuel Macron...

French President Emmanuel Macron has said he was backing eventual financial sanctions for European countries which refuse to cooperate over the migrant crisis....

 2018-06-24 01:59 

IBTimes India

Careless employees blamed for most data breaches: Study...

Small business owners and C-level executives revealed human error committed by employees resulted in a data breach at their organisation....

 2018-06-24 01:58 

Hindustan Times

Looking back: The protein-fuelled hyperinflation of 2011-12...

In May 2018, retail inflation rose to a four-month high of 4.87% on the back of rising oil prices and a weak rupee. Yet, these inflation numbers are a far cry from spiraling prices during 2009-12, especially food inflation....

 2018-06-24 01:57 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Army chief reviews security situation along LoC...

India News: SRINAGAR: Army chief General Bipin Rawat reviewed the security situation along the Line of Control (LoC) and in the hinterland in Kashmir during his d....

 2018-06-24 01:54 

Assam Tribune

Germany beat Sweden 2-1 to stay alive...

SOCHI, June 24 (IANS): Tony Kroos produced a last gasp winner as Germany revived their campaign with a 2-1 win over Sweden in a Group F match of the FIFA World Cup here....

 2018-06-24 01:52 

The Asian Age

Bihar: 40,000 answersheets found from two scrap dealers...

The Bihar School Examination Board which was slated to declare the class ten results this week had postponed it for June 26 due to the incident....

 2018-06-24 01:49 

IBTimes India

Joachim Low delighted as Germany reignite World Cup 2018 campaign with thrilling win over Sweden...

Germany, who had lost their World Cup opener against Mexico, were in trouble on Saturday as their game against Sweden was headed for a draw. However, Toni Kroos' injury-time free-kick gave the Die Mannschaft the much-needed three points....

 2018-06-24 01:46 

The Financial Express

Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi to address nation in 45th edition of radio programme today...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts with the people in India and abroad in the 45th episode of his 'Mann Ki Baat' programme at 11 am today....

 2018-06-24 01:40 

Business Standard

Panaya pain haunts Infosys; Parekh assures stronger due diligence in AGM...

Why is the company selling Panaya? Infosys is not a loss-making company, says Sadananda Shastri, a veteran shareholder and a regular at Infosys AGMs...

 2018-06-24 01:40 

Business Standard

15th Finance Commission: Panchayats likely to enjoy more financial powers...

The 15th Finance Commission may ignore some ToRs not mandated by the Constitution in its final devolution formula...

 2018-06-24 01:38 

Business Standard

India makes a mark at Cannes Lions 2018, but still a long way to go...

Two Grand Prix trophies bagged for the first time, but the Lions scorecard down to 21 from 40 last year...

 2018-06-24 01:37 

Business Standard

Ahead of LS polls, Bihar CM hints at tweak in strict liquor prohibition law...

Prohibition has hit the vote-base of the JD (U), which claims to enjoy the support of the Mahadalits...

 2018-06-24 01:36 

IBTimes India

Nokia X6 tipped to come to India: Key features you should know about new Android phone...

HMD Global Oy is expected to launch Nokia X6 in multiple global regions, including India. Read to know if the upcoming Android One series phone is worthy enough to buy....

 2018-06-24 01:36 

Business Standard

$60 a barrel ideal oil price for India as it will bring investments: HPCL...

The decision by Opec came after major consumers like the United States, China and India urged the oil producing lobby to raise the supply of crude oil to avert an oil deficit...

 2018-06-24 01:36 

Business Standard

UAE's VAT law a good model for India's GST...

It could be argued that considering the vast differences in size, economic maturity and diversity of the two countries, it is unfair to compare their tax regimes...

 2018-06-24 01:35 

The Financial Express

Vadodara school murder: Family of murdered class 9 student protests demanding justice...

The family members of the class 9th student, who was found dead in a school here, staged a protest outside the school premises demanding justice for the 14-year-old victim....

 2018-06-24 01:35 

Business Standard

Boom and gloom at Cannes...

India's poor metals tally takes the shine off Grand Prix glory...

 2018-06-24 01:34 

Business Standard

India pares restriction-free food exports to Maldives amid tension in ties...

India's overall exports to Maldives stood at $217 mn in 2017-18 as compared to the $197 mn in the previous year...

 2018-06-24 01:33 

Business Standard

Walk the talk on maritime security...

To become a major player in the world in the next 20 years, India must create greater capabilities at sea...

 2018-06-24 01:31 

Hindustan Times

South Delhi jumps from 202 to 32 rank in nationwide cleanliness survey...

While North Delhi Municipal Corporation improved its last year's position of 279 to 206, East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) slipped from 196 to 341 in the rankings, the survey showed....

 2018-06-24 01:31 

Business Standard

Elections without money impractical: Authors of Costs of Democracy...

From the perspective of the BJP, one of the ancillary benefits of demonetisation was to disadvantage smaller, regional parties who might have an outsize reliance on cash, said the authors...

 2018-06-24 01:31 

Business Standard

Centre to meet states on July 29 to curb surge in food prices...

The meeting has been convened by the union food and consumer ministry with state food and civil supplies ministers...

 2018-06-24 01:31 

Business Standard

How Geeli Mitti is building sustainable houses using natural materials...

Founded in 2015, Geeli Mitti Farms was meant to be a place where people go back to their roots and reconnect with themselves and with nature...

 2018-06-24 01:26 

New Indian Express

[ Odisha ]

Safety guards around wells in forest to protect elephants...

Dhenkanal Forest division has launched a drive to erect protective barricades around all open wells in reserve and revenue forest in all ranges....

 2018-06-24 01:25 

NDTV

Anushka Sharma Virat Kohli Get Legal Notice From Man Shamed For Littering...

Bollywood superstar Anushka Sharma and her cricketer husband Virat Kohli have been served legal notice by the man whom the actor schooled for littering on a road in Mumbai, reported news agency ANI....

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