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 2017-02-26 20:58 

Press Trust of India

Joint roadshow of Rahul, Akhilesh in Varanasi postponed... +

Varanasi, Feb 26 (PTI) The joint roadshow of Rahul Gandhiand Akhilesh Yadav in Varanasi, scheduled for tomorrow, hasbeen postponed.AICC general secretary Mukul Wasnik said the roadshow hasbeen postponed due to some "unavoidable reasons", withelabo...

 2017-02-26 20:57 

The Quint

Taliban’s Only Good Dead: Plea to Afghans to Plant More Trees... +

Akhunzada’s statement cites tradition, words & deeds of the Prophet Muhammed to reinforce its environmental message....

 2017-02-26 20:52 

Press Trust of India

Banned oxen race stopped by police... +

Malappuram (Ker), Feb 26 (PTI): The banned oxen race of'Kaalapootu9; in Kerala was stopped by police just as it wasabout to be held at Edappal in the district today. Police said they reached the spot this afternoon and gavea stop memo issued b...

 2017-02-26 20:44 

Press Trust of India

TN situation different from that under Karuna, Jaya: BJP... +

Nagercoil (TN), Feb 26 (PTI) Union minister and BJPleader Pon Radhakrishnan today said the political situation inTamil Nadu now was completely different from that when DMKpresident M Karunanidhi and late AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaawere at the helm of aff...

 2017-02-26 20:41 

Daily Times

[ Pakistan ]

Soldier injured in cross-border firing... +

One Pakistani soldier was injured as terrorists fired from across the border in Mangrotai, South Waziristan Agency on Sunday....

 2017-02-26 20:36 

The Quint

Actor Bill Paxton of “Big Love,” “Titanic,” Fame Dies at 61 ... +

For his role in “Apollo 13,” Paxton won a Screen Actors Guild Award in 1996....

 2017-02-26 20:34 

Press Trust of India

Bihar IAS officers' body slams Kumar's arrest... +

Patna, Feb 26 (PTI) The IAS officers Association of Bihartoday expressed "anger" over the arrest of senior IAS officerSudhir Kumar and said it would fight it "tooth and nail" whilecalling him "the most honest, sincere and competent"...

 2017-02-26 20:29 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3, Galaxy Book With S Pen Stylus Launched at MWC 2017... +

Both Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book come with the S Pen stylus in the box, and while both support Pogo Keyboard Covers....

 2017-02-26 20:21 

Business Standard

L&T Infra Debt to raise Rs 2,500 cr to refinance projects... +

The company's portfolio comprises projects with an average of four years of satisfactory operations...

 2017-02-26 20:21 

Business Standard

Pricing power crucial for airline stocks... +

Warren Buffett's recent interest in airlines has seen stocks go up globally...

 2017-02-26 20:20 

Business Standard

'BJP win in UP elections will be a trigger for markets': Samir Arora... +

Mid-caps will also do well in the current situation where DII have seen big inflows, says Arora...

 2017-02-26 20:15 

Business Standard

Centre frames infra policy to check challenges of urbanisation... +

The National Transit Oriented Development Policy seeks to promote Transit-Oriented Development...

 2017-02-26 20:13 

Hindustan Times

Delhi man stabs elder brother after he refuses to give money for alcohol... +

A man has been arrested for stabbing his elder brother to death when he refused to give him Rs 20 to buy liquor in northwest Delhis Swaroop Nagar, police said on Sunday....

 2017-02-26 20:10 

Press Trust of India

Three held for looting truck loaded with Amazon's parcel... +

New Delhi, Feb 26 (PTI) The Delhi Police has arrestedthree persons who allegedly looted trucks loaded with Amazon'sparcels worth Rs 20 lakh two days ago while the vehicles wereon their way from a godown in Gurugram to one in south Delhi.25 sealed bags...

 2017-02-26 20:10 

Business Standard

Edible oil prices to rebound... +

There was a period of consolidation the market went through, from December 2016 to early February...

 2017-02-26 20:10 

Business Standard

3 days after BMC polls, impasse continues... +

Three days after BMC polls threw up a fractured result, the political impasse continued on Sunday...

 2017-02-26 20:09 

Press Trust of India

JNU students protesting UGC notification call off strike... +

New Delhi, Feb 26 (PTI) JNU students who have beenblockading the administrative block for the last 18 days inprotest against UGC amendments in admission policy todaycalled off the agitation."The students have ended the blockade due to the rise ofdissa...

 2017-02-26 20:09 

Press Trust of India

Mumbai FC dominate Minerva but play goalless draw... +

Mumbai, Feb 26 (PTI) Mumbai FC dominated proceedings butcould not break the deadlock, settling for a goalless drawagainst Minerva FC, their third in a row. A disallowed goal for off side in the 11th minute andsome brilliant saves by Minerva goalkeeper ...

 2017-02-26 20:06 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Nokia at MWC 2017: Nokia 3310, Nokia 3, and All Other Nokia Announcements... +

Here's every major Nokia announcement made at MWC 2017, including Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 3310 (2017), and Nokia 6 Arte Black launches, Nokia 6 global release, and Withings adopting Nokia name....

 2017-02-26 20:04 

Hindustan Times

Class 10 student jumps to death from 8th floor in Delhi’s Janakpuri... +

A 17-year-old boy allegedly committed suicide on Sunday by jumping from the eighth floor of a building in west Delhis Janakpuri area, police said....

 2017-02-26 20:04 

The Quint

DU Professor Beaten at Ramjas Protests, Suffers Internal Injuries... +

Chakravarty was thrashed and kicked, and was nearly strangled by his own muffler...

 2017-02-26 20:04 

Press Trust of India

Man arrested under POSCO for mistreating girls... +

Shimla, Feb 26 (PTI) A well-off resident of Paonta Sahibnear here was arrested yesterday by Sirmaur police on chargesof sexually harassing and beating two teen-aged sisters livingin his house as maids.The Sirmaur district police said following his arrest,...

 2017-02-26 20:02 

Business Standard

ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, ITC key for market rallies... +

The BSE Sensex has gained 12 per cent or 3,085 points since the note ban...

 2017-02-26 20:00 

NDTV

'I Want That Stole!' She Tweeted. PM Modi Obliged... +

On Friday evening when she tweeted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi a compliment about his scarf, little did Shilpi Tewari know what would follow. But less than a day later, came among the most......

 2017-02-26 19:55 

Press Trust of India

AAP launches anti drug campaign in Punjab... +

Nakodar (Pb), Feb 26 (PTI) Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) todaylaunched a campaign against drugs and deployed its activistsacross the state to collect data on drug victims andde-addiction centres.Senior AAP leader Durgesh Pathak claimed that his partywould cut dru...

 2017-02-26 19:52 

Hindustan Times

Maoists call bandh on Feb 27 to protest encounters, ‘anti-people policies’... +

Security was stepped up in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh following a nationwide bandh call by Maoists on February 27, against the alleged fake encounters and anti-people......

 2017-02-26 19:51 

Business Standard

General Mills inks 2nd largest front-office lease deal in Mumbai... +

The lease rents were in line with market rates in the Powai area, real estate experts said...

 2017-02-26 19:50 

The Quint

Kabir, Zoya, Imtiaz Talk Critics, Censor Board on Karan’s Kouch... +

Karan was finally on home turf, discussing his Bollywood woes with the top directors of the industry....

 2017-02-26 19:48 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Nokia 3310 Reboot at MWC 2017: The Top Seven Features to Look Out For... +

The Nokia 3310 (2017) will be available in India starting Q2 2017, and is expected to be priced around EUR 49 (roughly Rs. 3,500)....

 2017-02-26 19:48 

Business Standard

Lone Star, IL&FS partner to invest in stressed infra assets... +

Private equity firm Lone Star Funds and infrastructure financing company IL&FS have announced collaboration to jointly invest in stressed infrastructure projects in India, with a capital pool of USD 550 million. The collaboration could result in asset pu...

 2017-02-26 19:45 

Business Standard

HSBC discloses tax evasion investigation in India & abroad... +

HSBC has disclosed being probed by tax authorities in India and several other countries...

 2017-02-26 19:44 

Press Trust of India

Egg vendor shot dead for Rs 20... +

Palwal (Har), Feb 26 (PTI) An argument over a paltry sumof Rs 20 cost a 21-year-old roadside egg vendor in Kuslipurvillage here.The incident occurred last night when Natwar visited themake-shift shop of Chhatrapal to have an omelette. However,when asked f...

 2017-02-26 19:44 

Business Standard

COAI to discuss industry's financial fortunes... +

The industry body is also planning to commission a third-party analysis...

 2017-02-26 19:41 

Daily Times

[ Pakistan ]

JI says won't let anyone plunder and go unchecked... +

KARACHI: Jamaat-e-Islami chief Hafiz Naeem Rehman on Sunday warned the government of strong agitation if the K-Electric and National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) failed to resolve the pending issues of people....

 2017-02-26 19:37 

Business Standard

Now, a 'personal assistant' to ease parenting burden... +

The start-up has raised funds totalling $750,000, so far...

 2017-02-26 19:37 

Business Standard

5 telcos ideal for market, says telecom secretary... +

Vodafone and Idea have already said they are considering merging their businesses in India...

 2017-02-26 19:36 

Business Standard

Samajwadi Party: Free fall or slow decline?... +

As many as 45 Samajwadi Party legislators were denied tickets to accommodate the Congress...

 2017-02-26 19:36 

Business Standard

Will the lotus bloom again in UP?... +

Halfway through the elections, Radhika Ramaseshan discovers a surge for the BJP...

 2017-02-26 19:35 

Business Standard

Periscope: All eyes on Amethi... +

Congress' stronghold Amethi will go on poll on Monday...

 2017-02-26 19:35 

Business Standard

Ups and downs in a political journey... +

Newsmaker - Sanjay Nirupam...

 2017-02-26 19:32 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Samsung Galaxy S8 Set to Launch on March 29... +

Samsung has confirmed its Galaxy Unpacked 2017 event on March 29 in New York....

 2017-02-26 19:31 

Business Standard

Statsguru: The bad loan problem... +

GNPAs of public sector banks are now at a staggering 11.2 per cent of their advances...

 2017-02-26 19:30 

Hindustan Times

MWC 2017: Samsung to launch Galaxy S8 on March 29... +

Samsung Electronics on Sunday said that it will launch its next flagship smartphone on March 29. The phone is expected to come with Samsungs newly developed digital......

 2017-02-26 19:29 

Hindustan Times

Oldest in fleet, INS Viraat to be decommissioned on March 6... +

Commissioned into the Royal Navy in November, 1959, as HMS Hermes, INS Viraat served the British for 27 years before being taken over by the Navy. Now it will be decommissioned on......

 2017-02-26 19:27 

The Quint

Did Sehwag’s Reply to Kargil Martyr’s Daughter Go For a Six?... +

VIrender Sehwag took to twitter to reply to Mehar Kaur’s post...

 2017-02-26 19:27 

New Indian Express

[ Kerala ]

Police arrest man who sheltered prime accused in Kerala actors assault case... +

Charlie, who gave asylum to prime accused Pulsar Suni and his friend Vijeesh at Peelamedu in Coimbatore was taken away by Panangad SI....

 2017-02-26 19:26 

Business Standard

Centrum to manage wealth of Lakshmi Vilas Bank's HNI clients... +

Centrum will offer its existing portfolio of wealth management services to the bank's HNI clients...

 2017-02-26 19:24 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Father of dead Navy SEAL refused to meet Trump at ceremony... +

The elder Owens told the Herald he refused to meet with the president because the family had requested a private ceremony....

 2017-02-26 19:22 

Hindustan Times

Mumbai: Air India’s green mission takes off, 3,500kg organic waste recycled... +

200 volunteers from various departments have been carrying out vermicomposting in the Air India complex...

 2017-02-26 19:22 

Press Trust of India

Metros feel the heat as summer approaches... +

New Delhi, Feb 26 (PTI) Mercury remained above 30 degreesCelsius mark in Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Hyderabad todayand hovered around temperatures normal for this time of theseason in Delhi and Chennai.Cold conditions, however, persisted in parts of n...

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