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 2017-03-23 16:04 

Press Trust of India

Only Par can decide how to spend public money: Jaitley... +

New Delhi, Mar 23 (PTI) In a veiled message to thejudiciary, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said Parliamentalone has authority to decide on how much pension MPs can drawand inter-institutional discipline has to be respected. A day after the S...

 2017-03-23 15:59 

The Quint

Bani Starts Online Brand Battle;Winner Gives Us #CustomerCareGoals... +

This will give other brands serious customer service goals...

 2017-03-23 15:52 

Daily Times

[ World ]

Obama supports Britain after London attack... +

WASHINGTON: Former president Barack Obama sent his condolences Thursday following an attack in London claimed by ISIS that resulted in the death of three people....

 2017-03-23 15:49 

Daily Times

[ World ]

Belgian police arrests man for driving at high speed... +

BRUSSELS: Belgian police arrested a man on Thursday after he tried to drive into a crowd at high-speed in a shopping area in the port city of Antwerp....

 2017-03-23 15:38 

Daily Times

[ Pakistan ]

Bilawal grieved over Khwaja Mohammad Awan's death... +

KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto on Thursday expressed deep grief and sorrow over the sad demise of senior PPP leader and former Sindh labour minister Khwaja Mohammad Awan, who passed away on Wednesday in Karachi after prolonged ill...

 2017-03-23 15:32 

Business Standard

Indian airlines, airports see gains in US travel curbs... +

Air India is planning new flights and publicising that flyers can use laptops and devices on board...

 2017-03-23 15:25 

NDTV

Navjot Sidhu Doing TV Shows is Okay, Feels Attorney General: Sources... +

Punjab minister Navjot Sidhu can take part in television shows and there is no conflict of interest in it, feels the state's Advocate General Atul Nanda, sources told NDTV today. "There is no bar in......

 2017-03-23 15:24 

The Quint

Belgium Raises Security After Car Speeds Through Shopping Area... +

In the car, authorities said they found knives, a shotgun and a gas can with an unknown liquid....

 2017-03-23 15:23 

The Quint

QuickE: SRK Gets Clean Chit, Priyanka’s ‘Baywatch’ Trailer & More... +

Baahubali to open in big numbers, Raju Srivastava shoots with Kapil Sharma, Quantico’s new narrative & more....

 2017-03-23 15:20 

Business Standard

Pakistan envoy's remarks on J&K interference in our internal affairs: India... +

They are not in keeping with diplomatic niceties, MEA spokesperson said...

 2017-03-23 15:17 

Press Trust of India

Breach of privilege motion against CM moved in Assembly... +

Bengaluru, Mar 23 (PTI) Karnataka Assembly Speaker K BKoliwad today reserved his ruling on a motion of breach ofprivilege moved by opposition BJP against Chief MinisterSiddaramaiah for making a "factually incorrect" statement inthe House on th...

 2017-03-23 15:16 

The Quint

Women In India Need Better Access To Contraception: UN Study... +

Rolling back reproductive rights severely undermines the potential and well-being of individuals and economies: UN...

 2017-03-23 15:11 

Business Standard

Tawang is part of China, says Tibetan scholar... +

He claimed that India's move to allow the Dalai Lama to visit the town will negatively impact ties...

 2017-03-23 15:10 

Business Standard

Govt pushes PSUs to cough up dividends... +

IOC, BPCL, HPCL, Coal India get Sebi leeway to make immediate payments...

 2017-03-23 15:09 

The Quint

ABC News and ‘Good Morning America’s’ Twitter Handle Hacked! ... +

Hackers tweeted several posts using profane language and false news reports on the official Twitter handles....

 2017-03-23 15:09 

Press Trust of India

Railways offer platform for products of NGOs, SHGs... +

New Delhi, Mar 23 (PTI) Railways today offered support toNGOs and self-help groups (SHGs) to use its network forpromoting their activities for the benefit of the society.With the aim of enhancing its social footprint, railwayswould join hands with NGOs fo...

 2017-03-23 15:09 

Press Trust of India

No proposal to enhance quota percentage: Gehlot... +

New Delhi, Mar 22 (PTI) There is no proposal currently toincrease the percentage of reservation, Union Minister ThaawarChand Gehlot said today. Though there was a demand for increasing the percentageof quota, the Supreme Court has ordered that it canno...

 2017-03-23 15:08 

NDTV

God Save Country If This Is Culture Of MPs: Air India Staffer... +

The Air India employee who was assaulted by Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad this morning has alleged in a written complaint that he was beaten, abused and nearly thrown down the plane's stepladder. "God......

 2017-03-23 15:08 

Press Trust of India

Mundra declines to spell out stand on farm loan waivers... +

Mumbai, Mar 23 (PTI) RBI Deputy Governor S S Mundra todaydeclined to spell out the central bank's position on farm loanwaivers amid growing clamour in some states in this regard."Any general statement on either this side or thatside (of farm loan ...

 2017-03-23 15:07 

The Quint

Being Human’s Newest Collection Ft Salman Khan and Amy Jackson... +

Salman Khan’s Being Human has a new collection....

 2017-03-23 15:07 

Press Trust of India

Guj ATS nabs man wanted in Chittorgarh murder case... +

Ahmedabad, Mar 23 (PTI) A wanted criminal of Rajasthan--Dawood Pathan alias Lala--was arrested here by Gujarat ATSin connection with the murder of a person in Chittorgarh.The accused was arrested on Tuesday night.According to in-charge Joint Commissioner ...

 2017-03-23 15:06 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Modi tells Uttar Pradesh BJP MPs not to interfere in administration of new government... +

The Prime Minister thanked the MPs for their hard work to help the party win the elections but cautioned them not to interfere in administration....

 2017-03-23 15:04 

Press Trust of India

TMC warns student wing to stay away from factionalism... +

Kolkata, Mar 23 (PTI) The Trinamool Congress todaywarned its student wing, Trinamool Chatra Parishad, to desistfrom factionalism, or else those indulging in it would beremoved from party membership.The warning came in the wake of violence and clashesin co...

 2017-03-23 15:00 

Business Standard

Sunken South Korean passenger ferry lifted after 3 years... +

The waters off the Jindo Island are famous for strong currents throughout the year...

 2017-03-23 14:56 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Only chicken now for Tunday kababi and felines of Lucknow zoo... +

On the other hand, after remaining closed throughout Wednesday, Tunday decided to come up with chicken kebabs to cater to demand....

 2017-03-23 14:53 

The Quint

This Indian Parent Wants IIT Coaching Advice For 10-Year-Old... +

This Indian parent got trolled for asking how his or her son in 5th standard should prepare for IIT entrances....

 2017-03-23 14:53 

Business Standard

Accenture's net revenue rises 4.7%... +

Net revenue rose to $8.32 billion from $7.95 billion...

 2017-03-23 14:52 

Business Standard

Dealers sit on inventory of 900,000 BS-III vehicles... +

Their value is estimated at Rs 12,000 crore...

 2017-03-23 14:49 

NDTV

Akshay Kumar's 'Workout' With Adorable Pugs Will Bring You Instant Joy... +

Several celebrities share their workout videos on social media but none compare with this one posted by actor Akshay Kumar. It shows Akshay "boxing" with four adorable pugs. And mind you, they seem to......

 2017-03-23 14:49 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Centre asserts there is no proposal to raise reservation quota... +

Lok Sabha passed the bill that seeks inclusion of Sualgiri and Swalgiri castes in the Scheduled Castes list of Odisha....

 2017-03-23 14:46 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Health care: Obama warns against changes that harm Americans... +

In doing away with the Obama law, the Trump plan would cause an estimated 14 million people to lose their health care insurance by next year....

 2017-03-23 14:45 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Oppo F3 Plus India Launch, Redmi 4A Record Sale, More: 360 Daily... +

In today's 360 Daily, Xiaomi Redmi 4A sale sets a record, Oppo F3 Plus launched, Airtel acquires Tikona's 4G business, and more....

 2017-03-23 14:44 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

College book depicts Gonds as cow-slayers, principal suspended, publisher blacklisted... +

The issue of Gond tribals being described as cow-slayers and beef-eaters in a post-graduate college geography book continued to rock Madhya Pradesh Assembly for the second day....

 2017-03-23 14:40 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Particular castes being targetted by anti-Romeo squads in Uttar Pradesh says Opposition MP... +

Congress MP Ranjeeta Ranjan said that youth in UP are being harassed and humiliated by the arbitrary actions of the anti-Romeo squads....

 2017-03-23 14:39 

The Quint

5 Ways India’s Going to Be Affected When CPEC Changes World Trade... +

Is the Make in India tiger ready for the Chinese dragon?...

 2017-03-23 14:39 

Business Standard

Air India blacklists Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad after he hits staffer... +

The MP claimed that his ticket was for business class but Air India provided him economy class...

 2017-03-23 14:37 

The Quint

For Indians, Customer Care More Important Than Price of a Product... +

With Indians turning to social media over customer care-related grouses, it’s time brands got their act together.  ...

 2017-03-23 14:37 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Judges orders trial for Argentina ex-president... +

A judge in Argentina ordered the country's former president Cristina Kirchner to stand trial on charges of financial mismanagement....

 2017-03-23 14:36 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Union Cabinet approvesconstitutional status of National Commission for Other Backward Castes... +

The move is being seen as a step to address to the growing demands from various caste groups for inclusion in the OBC list....

 2017-03-23 14:36 

Business Standard

Shapoorji sees opportunity amid realty slowdown, to launch a dozen projects... +

Covering about 13 mn sq ft, experts agreed this is the biggest plan by any developer at the moment...

 2017-03-23 14:34 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Egypt suspends school lunches after mass food poisoning... +

Health Minister Tarek Shawki described the suspension as a "precautionary" measure in a televised interview with a local TV station....

 2017-03-23 14:30 

The Quint

Watch: World Stands in Solidarity With UK After Parliament Attack... +

The entire world stood up besides Britain in solidarity and condemned the attack in the harshest words....

 2017-03-23 14:27 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Trump tries to close health care deal with GOP skeptics... +

Thursday's White House meeting between Trump and Freedom Caucus members looked to be pivotal as to whether the vote could go forward as planned....

 2017-03-23 14:26 

Business Standard

Uncharted waters for hydropower's RE status... +

The government's proposal to classify all hydro power projects under the category of renewable energy (RE) would help the country meet its targets under the Paris Climate Change Summit. However, it poses other questions for the sector. At present, hydro p...

 2017-03-23 14:23 

The Quint

‘There Isn’t Any Seriousness in Congress Leadership’: SM Krishna ... +

“There is no connect between the leadership, and the rank and file of the party,” he said one day after joining BJP....

 2017-03-23 14:23 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

UN Security Council honors victims of London attack... +

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack....

 2017-03-23 14:22 

The Quint

It’s My Duty to Bring Kapil Sharma & Sunil Grover Together: Sidhu... +

Navjot Singh Sidhu makes an ambitious, takes the responsibility to bring Sunil Grover and Kapil Sharma together. ...

 2017-03-23 14:22 

Press Trust of India

Muslims should support construction of Ram temple: Swamy... +

Jamshedpur, Mar 23 (PTI) BJP leader Subramanian Swamytoday urged the Muslim community to support construction ofthe Ram Temple at the disputed Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjidsite in Ayodhya."Ram mandir can only be built at one place in Ayodhyawhere the s...

 2017-03-23 14:21 

Press Trust of India

Govt should set up new wage board for journalists: MP... +

New Delhi, Mar 23 (PTI) A member in the Lok Sabha todayasked the government to set up a wage board for journalistsand non-journalists and ensure stringent enforcement of labourlaws in the newspaper industry to check "mercilessretrenchment". ...

 2017-03-23 14:21 

Business Standard

SC orders states to upload info on midday meal scheme on their websites... +

The court was hearing a PIL on the issue of cleanliness in the midday meals...

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