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 2018-02-22 16:28 

NDTV

Finally, PM Modi Tweets On Trudeau Visit, Includes Throwback Photo...

Much has been made of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau being cold-shouldered by India. Multiple opinion columns have pointed to a series of alleged snubs: Prime Minister Narendra Modi not......

 2018-02-22 16:25 

NDTV

Trump Jr's India Trip Has Sparked Controversy - And $15 Million In Sales...

In response to a query by a U.S. senator, the U.S. embassy in New Delhi said Thursday that its staff did not advise or assist Donald Trump Jr. on a foreign policy address he is set to give Friday......

 2018-02-22 16:21 

NDTV

Deaths of 2 MLAs Make Rajasthan Lawmakers Wary Of 'Haunted' House...

The deaths of two sitting MLAs within six months have made legislators wary as they fear that the Assembly building may have come under the influence of so-called evil spirits....

 2018-02-22 16:20 

NDTV

Nirav Modi's Seized Assets And The Problems They May Present...

As the Punjab National Bank tries to recover its 11,300-crore dues from celebrity jeweller Nirav Modi, the government has said that nearly half the amount has been recovered by the Central agencies......

 2018-02-22 16:18 

The Quint

Rolls Royce Phantom VIII Launched, Prices Start at Rs 9.5 Crore...

The Rolls Royce Phantom comes with a 6.75 litre, V-12 engine that can take it from 0-100 kmph in 5.4 seconds....

 2018-02-22 16:17 

NDTV

Give BJP A Chance To Serve Meghalaya, PM Modi Tells Voters...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today Meghalaya is not safe in the hands of a Congress government, and appealed to the people to give BJP a chance to serve the state....

 2018-02-22 16:13 

NDTV

State Bank Of India Fixed Deposits: Interest Rates, Tenure, Details...

Fixed deposits (FDs) or term deposits offered by State Bank Of India (SBI) offer interest rates starting from 5.25% on the lowest tenure of seven to 45 days....

 2018-02-22 16:12 

Oneindia

Modi finally tweets on Trudeau's visit, says looking forward to meeting Canadian PM...

Almost a week after Justin Trudeau arrived in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took to Twitter and said that he is looking forward to meeting the Canadian Prime Minister tomorrow....

 2018-02-22 16:08 

The Quint

Kangana Ranaut Nails the Regal Look Once Again in 'Manikarnika'...

Here's how Kangana Ranaut is looking as Rani Lakshmibai....

 2018-02-22 16:04 

NDTV

"BJP's 'Acche Din' Means Make Everyone Penniless," Says Mamata Banerjee...

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee slammed the reduction in the Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) interest rate and accused the BJP-led central government of snatching away people's money and......

 2018-02-22 16:02 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi High Court upholds anticipatory bail order of Sajjan Kumar...

The HC disallowed the plea seeking to cancel the anticipatory bail of Kumar, saying that according to records, he was available throughout the investigation....

 2018-02-22 16:01 

NDTV

Saudi Arabia To Spend Billions On Western-Style Entertainment...

Saudi Arabia announced plans Thursday to spend billions on building new venues and flying in Western acts, in a total overhaul of its entertainment sector that would have been unthinkable not long......

 2018-02-22 16:01 

Odisha Sun Times

Odisha: 2 spokes of Sri Mandir's Nilachakra weak...
 2018-02-22 16:01 

The Quint

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Andhra Thrash Delhi, Saurashtra in Semis...

While Maharashtra will play Karnataka in the first semi-final, Saurashtra will meet Andhra in the second semi-final....

 2018-02-22 15:58 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Supreme Court stays Madras High Court order on bar council polls in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry...

The HC had earlier quashed a BCI order laying down several conditions, including 10 years of continuous practice, for contesting these polls, three days after another bench had stayed the order....

 2018-02-22 15:52 

Hindustan Times

Delhi weekend: Attend the closing act of Bob Jour India fest...

Maudits Sonnant, as the 45-minute performance is called, will see more than a dozen artists merge acrobatics, music and theatre in one show, most of it mid-air....

 2018-02-22 15:51 

Hindustan Times

Formula One:Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton hopes for pre-season contract resolution...

Lewis Hamilton will be out of contract with Mercedes at the end of the 2018 campaign, along with a host of other top Formula One drivers, including team-mate Valtteri Bottas and Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo....

 2018-02-22 15:51 

Hindustan Times

PG medical admissions: High court quashes Maharashtra domicile circular...

The Bombay HC has quashed a Maha govt notification that rendered ineligible for admission under the state quota those PG medical aspirants who do not possess the state domicile certificate....

 2018-02-22 15:51 

NDTV

'How Did PNB Scam Happen Despite Notes Ban': Sena Chief Takes Dig At PM...

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray today targeted the Narendra Modi government over the alleged Rs 11,400 crore PNB scam, questioning how it took place despite demonetisation....

 2018-02-22 15:50 

Hindustan Times

Sonam Kapoor says her role in PadMan was edited to 'make the film shorter'...

A portion of Sonam Kapoor's role in the recent Akshay Kumar-starrer, PadMan, was edited out to keep the film 'short,' the actor said in a recent interview....

 2018-02-22 15:49 

Oneindia

Rotomac loan deafault case: Vikram Kothari and son arrested...

Rotomac pens owner Vikram Kothari and his son Rahul Kothari were on Thursday arrested by the CBI in connection with the Rs 800 crore bank loan default case. Kothari had been declared a defaulter over a year back....

 2018-02-22 15:49 

New Indian Express

[ Odisha ]

Campaign for Bijepur by-poll ends, BJD again targets union minister Dharmendra Pradhan...

A delegation of senior BJD leaders today alleged that inspite of their allegation of mobilisation of huge money from LPG distributors, petrol pumps and Chhattisgarh by the union minister....

 2018-02-22 15:46 

NDTV

Arjun And Parineeti's Namastey Canada Begins. First Stop, Golden Temple...

The first schedule of Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra's Namastey Canada has been planned in Amritsar followed by Ludhiana and Patiala...

 2018-02-22 15:45 

Hindustan Times

YSR Congress MP dubs civil servants as 'TDP agents', kicks up a row...

In his comments made at a party meeting on February 9, Vijay Sai Reddy also threatened to take action against "erring IAS and IPS officers" once his party comes to power....

 2018-02-22 15:45 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

We share the concern of home buyers: Supreme Court to Amrapali Group...

The apex court told the real estate firm to consider their "plight" and abide by the proposal to complete the housing projects and hand them possession in accordance with the time frame....

 2018-02-22 15:45 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

PM Narendra Modi finally tweets about Justin Trudeau's visit, says he looks forward to talks with his Canadian counterpart...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has finally tweeted about Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and family's visit to India via his official Twitter account....

 2018-02-22 15:44 

IANS

Vasco da Gama advance in Copa Libertadores...

La Paz, Feb 22: Brazil's Vasco da Gama defeated Bolivia's Jorge Wilstermann 4-0 to advance to Group 5 of the Copa Libertadores, South America's premier club football competition....

 2018-02-22 15:41 

The Quint

Screamer 5: Anushka Sharma's 'Pari' Is Blood-Curdling...

It's giving us the chills....

 2018-02-22 15:39 

Hindustan Times

Sulley Muntari joins Clarence Seedorf at Deportivo La Coruna...

LaLiga side Deportivo La Coruna have completed the signing of former Ghana international midfielder Sulley Muntari, who was a free agent....

 2018-02-22 15:38 

IANS

ICC gives go ahead to Global T20 Canada...

New Delhi, Feb 22: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has granted official sanction to Global T20 Canada, the first franchise-based Twenty20 league to be held in the north American country, it was announced here on Thursday....

 2018-02-22 15:36 

IANS

Brazil's Gremio clinch Recopa Sudamericana...

Porto Alegre (Brazil), Feb 22: Brazil's Gremio, the defending Copa Libertadores champion, defeated Argentina's Independiente, the South American champion, 5-4 on penalty kicks to take the Recopa Sudamericana....

 2018-02-22 15:36 

livemint

PNB fraud: I-T dept attaches Gitanjali Gems's Rs1,200 crore Hyderabad SEZ...

Income tax officials said Gitanjali Gems's Hyderabad SEZ has been provisionally attached under I-T law and the action was taken to 'recover outstanding tax demands'...

 2018-02-22 15:36 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Cyclone Ockhi: Rs 6 crore compensation package for Nashik, Konkan...

Announcing the compensation, Relief and Rehabilitation Minister Chandrakant Patil said that 8,048 people from Nashik and Konkan divisions would be covered under this package....

 2018-02-22 15:33 

livemint

Big banks in US forced to reevaluate hiring foreign workers...

US banks, which have been seeking to hire more foreign workers in recent years under the H-1B visa program, are now being forced to reconsider their approach after the Trump administration made it harder to obtain the work permits...

 2018-02-22 15:33 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

No petition argued in Calcutta High Court, lawyers' ceasework enters fourth day...

The High Court Bar Association will meet on Monday to discuss the next course of action to fulfill its demand for filling up of vacancies in the judiciary of the oldest high court in the country....

 2018-02-22 15:31 

The Quint

Seven Climate Change Myths That Big Oil Continues to Perpetuate...

BP revealed plans to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by acquiring additional renewable energy companies....

 2018-02-22 15:30 

IANS

PyeongChang Olympic spectators top 1 million: organisers...

PyeongChang (South Korea), Feb 22: The total number of spectators who have visited the PyeongChang Winter Olympics has surpassed 1 million, with just three days left to the closing ceremony, local organisers said Thursday....

 2018-02-22 15:30 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

JKNPP holds anti-government protests over Rohingya issue...

Activists led by JKNPP chairman Harsh Dev Singh staged a protest at the exhibition ground and burnt an effigy of the coalition government....

 2018-02-22 15:29 

Daily Times

Peshawar Zalmi to face Multan Sultans in PSL opener tonight...

DUBAI: Defending champions Peshawar Zalmi will face new entrants Multan Sultans in the opening match of the Pakistan Super League's (PSL) third edition tonight in Dubai. Zalmi, under the leadership of all-rounder Darren Sammy, had lifted the last year...

 2018-02-22 15:28 

Hindustan Times

'I'm pissed': Father of Florida shooting victim tells Trump as people appeal for tougher gun laws...

The Republican president, who has championed gun rights and was endorsed by the NRA, said he will move quickly to tighten background checks for gun buyers and will consider raising the age for buying certain types of guns....

 2018-02-22 15:27 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Bihar politics battles an unlikely infestation of 'ghosts' as Sushil Modi spars with Tej Pratap Yadav...

The 29-year-old, who is the elder son of jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad, had said that he finally vacated the ministerial bungalow allotted to him because Nitish Kumar and Modi had "put ghosts in it"....

 2018-02-22 15:26 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Nalin accuses Congress of fomenting communal tension to tarnish Amit Shah's visit...

India News: MANGALURU: DK MP Nalin Kumar Kateel said the brutal attack on BJP workers at Thotta Bengre while returning from fishermen's convention that party chie....

 2018-02-22 15:25 

The Quint

WhatsApp Group Admin Arrested for Circulating Child Porn...

The members of the group included those from the US, China, New Zealand, Brazil and Sri Lanka....

 2018-02-22 15:25 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Slovenian army chief sacked after NATO test failure...

General Andrej Osterman received marching orders after a key brigades failed a NATO combat readiness test after years of defence spending cuts....

 2018-02-22 15:24 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Look forward to meeting Trudeau and his three kids: PM Modi...

India News: NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said he was looking forward to meeting Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau, who is in India on a s....

 2018-02-22 15:24 

The Times of India

PNB transfers 1,415 employees post scam...

Nirav Modi has allegedly cheated the country's second largest bank through issuance of LoUs in connivance with a few officials of the bank from one of its Mumbai branch. The bank filed a FIR in this regard on February 13....

 2018-02-22 15:24 

IANS

Russian curler found guilty of doping: CAS...

PyeongChang (South Korea), Feb 22: An Olympic curling bronze medallist from Russia was found guilty of violating an anti-doping rule at the PyeongChang Winter Games and was stripped of his medal, an international sports arbitration body announced Thursday...

 2018-02-22 15:22 

IANS

Olympic Channel could make film on joint Korean women's ice hockey team...

PyeongChang (South Korea), Feb 22: The International Olympic Committee's Olympic Channel said Thursday it could make the story of the joint Korean women's ice hockey team at the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games into a film....

 2018-02-22 15:21 

Hindustan Times

Harsimrat urges Trudeau to start Amritsar-Toronto flight...

She also suggested that the Canadian government jointly celebrate the 550th Parkash Purb of Guru Nanak in league with the SGPC...

 2018-02-22 15:21 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Clamour for justice in rape and murder of minor girl gets shriller in Kashmir...

The Justice for Asifa Solidarity Forum (JASF) on Thursday staged a protest sit-in in Srinagar against the rape and murder of 8-year old nomad girl Asifa Bano in Kathua district....

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