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 2018-11-16 00:00 

Business Standard

What does India gain from joining the RCEP negotiation table?...

The RCEP is touted as a significant step to bring the three largest economies of Asia - China, India and Japan - into a regional trading bloc, along with ASEAN member countries...

 2018-11-15 23:58 

BloombergQuint

PG&E Credit Cut to Brink of Junk by Moody's on Wildfire Risk...

PG&E Credit Cut to Brink of Junk by Moody's on Wildfire Risk...

 2018-11-15 23:53 

BloombergQuint

Senators Propose Saudi Sanctions Over Yemen, Khashoggi Murder...

Senators Propose Saudi Sanctions Over Yemen, Khashoggi Murder...

 2018-11-15 23:52 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Delhi HC gives reprieve to National Herald publisher, orders status quo till Nov 22...

India News: NEW DELHI: Associated Journals Ltd (AJL), which publishes the newspaper National Herald, got a last-minute reprieve from the Delhi high court on Thurs....

 2018-11-15 23:49 

The Times of India

[ India ]

India had sought sovereign guarantee for Rafale deal; French PM gave 'letter of comfort'...

India News: NEW DELHI: It was India's insistence for a sovereign guarantee in the Rafale deal that led to France offering a 'letter of comfort' signed by the Fren....

 2018-11-15 23:47 

Daily Times

Govt forms committee to review GB status, court told...

Following the instructions of the Supreme Court (SC), the federal government has constituted a committee to review the legal status of Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B). A seven-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar, has given 15 da...

 2018-11-15 23:44 

Daily Times

Three suspected terrorists held in Sahiwal...

The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) claims to have arrested three suspected terrorists from Sahiwal district in a raid conducted late on Wednesday night. A spokesperson from the CTD said that after receiving information from a credible source, a team o...

 2018-11-15 23:44 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Not advisable to prohibit use of 'Dalit' by media: PCI...

India News: NEW DELHI: The Press Council of India (PCI) has decided that it is neither advisable nor feasible to issue directions to the media prohibiting the use....

 2018-11-15 23:41 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Centre increased Rafale jet deal price by 3 billion: Congress...

India News: NEW DELHI: Congress on Thursday alleged that the government overruled objections from different quarters, including the finance head of the defence mi....

 2018-11-15 23:40 

Business Insider India

The DOJ is reportedly preparing to indict WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange...

Oli Scarff/Getty ImagesThe DOJ reportedly plans to indict WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.The exact charges prosecutors would bring are unclear, but they...

 2018-11-15 23:40 

Daily Times

Petition urges SC to suspend TLP's registration...

A petition seeking suspension of registration of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) as a political party has been filed with the Supreme Court. The petition, filed by a barrister, has made the federal government,...

 2018-11-15 23:39 

IBTimes India

Industry expert sceptical of E'Dawn's potential as solo artist...

Experts from the Korean music industry have given mixed reactions on E'Dawn's potential as a solo artist after parting ways with Cube Entertainment....

 2018-11-15 23:38 

Daily Times

Rs 360m transferred from Dar's account to Punjab govt...

Rs 360 million has been transferred from the bank account of former finance minister Ishaq Dar to the Government of Punjab, said media reports on Thursday. In October, an accountability court ordered the auction of Ishaq Dar's assets and confiscated h...

 2018-11-15 23:36 

Business Insider India

Airlines are cancelling hundreds of flights after the East Coast of the US gets slammed by the first winter storm of the season...

National Weather ServiceA screenshot of the National Weather Service map on November 15, with the storm warning highlighted in purple or light purple.Hundreds...

 2018-11-15 23:35 

Daily Times

SC wants govt to appoint Ramesh as ETPB chief...

The Supreme Court on Thursday issued orders for appointment of a minority chairperson at the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB). In his remarks during the hearing of a suo motu case about Thar Coal Power Plant, Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar questioned f...

 2018-11-15 23:33 

Business Insider India

These founders got rejected from Y Combinator four times. Here's how they finally got in....

CoverGetting into Y Combinator isn't easy: the prestigious Silicon Valley startup incubator accepts less than 5% of the hundreds of applicants that apply to...

 2018-11-15 23:30 

Business Standard

Banks focusing on card innovations to compete with e-wallets, UPI...

NFC transactions account for 2-3% of card transactions in India...

 2018-11-15 23:28 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Italian traders behind illegal conversions in Chhattisgarh: UP CM...

India News: LUCKNOW: Campaigning in Jashpur in Chhattisgarh on Thursday, UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath said Congress was responsible for three years of misrul....

 2018-11-15 23:27 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Puri rejects builders demand, says govt will not tweak RERA...

India News: NEW DELHI: The government will not amend any provision of Real Estate Regulation Act (RERA), Union housing and urban affairs minister Hardeep Singh Pu....

 2018-11-15 23:25 

Daily Times

Pakistan look to Yasir, Abbas to tame 'tough' New Zealand...

ABU DHABI: Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed is confident leg-spinner Yasir Shah and medium pacer Mohammad Abbas can combine to tame "tough" New Zealand in the first Test starting in Abu Dhabi on Friday (today). The fast-rising Abbas took 17 wickets ...

 2018-11-15 23:24 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Connectivity, counter-terrorism top agenda at Quad meeting...

India News: NEW DELHI: Connectivity, counter-terrorism and cyber security dominated the conversation at the third meeting of the 'Quad' countries — India, Japan, ....

 2018-11-15 23:24 

Daily Times

Taylor heroics go in vain as Mehidy helps Bangladesh level series...

DHAKA: Zimbabwe's Brendan Taylor fought valiantly with his second century of the Test but Mehidy Hasan's five-wicket haul helped Bangladesh win the final match by 218 runs to end the series at 1-1 on Thursday. Needing a mammoth 443 to win, Zimbabw...

 2018-11-15 23:23 

Business Insider India

Big advertisers like Kraft, Kellogg's, and Hertz are running ads on the 'fake news' site connected to Facebook's shady lobbying...

ReutersMark Zuckerberg, Facebook's CEO and chairman.Advertisers like Pringles, Cheez-It, Oscar Mayer, and Hertz continue to run ads on NTK Network, the...

 2018-11-15 23:22 

Daily Times

India's Kohli asks batsmen to step up...

MUMBAI: India have the bowling strength to dismiss any opposition, but their fate in the four-Test series in Australia will depend on their batsmen, captain Virat Kohli said on Thursday. The trip to Australia will be the last chance in 2018 for Kohli'...

 2018-11-15 23:21 

Daily Times

Dwayne Bravo signs with Melbourne Stars for upcoming Big Bash League...

SYDNEY: Former Windies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has signed a deal with Melbourne Stars for the forthcoming edition of the Big Bash League (BBL), making the switch from cross-town rivals Melbourne Renegades. Bravo, who recently announced his retirement fro...

 2018-11-15 23:21 

The Times of India

[ India ]

BJP's Ladakh MP resigns on 'health grounds'...

India News: NEW DELHI: BJP MP from Ladakh Thupstan Chhewang has resigned from Lok Sabha and the party, its Jammu and Kashmir unit president Ravinder Raina said on....

 2018-11-15 23:20 

Business Insider India

Popular watch startup MVMT is kicking off Black Friday early with a huge sale on watches and sunglasses...

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.MVMTMVMT...

 2018-11-15 23:19 

Daily Times

De Villiers headlines new South African T20 league...

CAPE TOWN: AB de Villiers will headline South Africa's first city-based Twenty20 league when he leads the Tshwane Spartans in the opening match of the Mzansi (South Africa) Super League against Cape Town Blitz on Friday (today). The month-long league ...

 2018-11-15 23:18 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Indian scientists using declassified US military intel images to reconstruct Ganga river basin of the past...

India News: NEW DELHI: Indian scientists are using declassified satellite images of US military intelligence to "reconstruct the river Ganga of the past"....

 2018-11-15 23:11 

NDTV

In UP, WhatsApp Group Admin Arrested For "Anti-National" Messages: Police...

The admin of a WhatsApp group was arrested for circulation of alleged "anti-national" messages in the social media group, police said Thursday....

 2018-11-15 23:08 

BloombergQuint

Musk May Face Multiple Sets of Investor Lawsuits Over His Infamous Tweet...

Musk May Face Multiple Sets of Investor Lawsuits Over His Infamous Tweet...

 2018-11-15 23:08 

BloombergQuint

U.S. Plans to Change Vote to 'No' on UN's Golan Heights Measure...

U.S. Plans to Change Vote to 'No' on UN's Golan Heights Measure...

 2018-11-15 23:05 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Rajasthan polls: Congress releases 1st list of 152 candidates...

India News: Gehlot and Pilot had on Wednesday made their intentions clear that they would contest the assembly polls along with senior state leaders. Former Natio...

 2018-11-15 23:04 

The Times of India

[ India ]

Modi govt will drive out infiltrators: Amit Shah...

India News: BARNAGAR/BARWANI: BJP chief Amit Shah vowed on Thursday that infiltrators would be tracked down and driven out of the country if BJP returns to power ....

 2018-11-15 23:03 

Business Insider India

AT&T is making big changes to DirecTV dealer contracts, and there are signs that its satellite business could be on the way out...

Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty ImagesAT&T CEO Randall StephensonAT&T has made a number of changes to DirecTV dealer contracts in recent months that indicate its satellite...

 2018-11-15 23:02 

The Times of India

[ India ]

India, China agree to boost military ties...

India News: BEIJING: India and China have agreed that it is essential to strengthen military-to-military ties to enhance political and mutual trust between the tw....

 2018-11-15 23:02 

BloombergQuint

Boeing Hit With What May Be First U.S. Suit Over Lion Air Crash...

Boeing Hit With What May Be First U.S. Suit Over Lion Air Crash...

 2018-11-15 23:00 

BloombergQuint

North Korea Says Kim Guided Test of New 'High-Tech' Weapon...

North Korea Says Kim Guided Test of New 'High-Tech' Weapon...

 2018-11-15 22:58 

Daily Times

Rugby World Cup could spark debate in tattoo-averse Japan...

TOKYO: World Rugby has advised players to cover-up tattoos during next year's World Cup in Japan, but many advocates for the body art hope the arrival of the inked athletes sparks a debate in a country with a complicated relationship with tattoos. Tat...

 2018-11-15 22:57 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Maternity leave compensation...

WCD secretary Rakesh Srivastava said it had been decided to utilise the funds lying in the labour welfare cess to pay the employers...

 2018-11-15 22:57 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

3 tiger cubs dead in Maharashtra...

The dead cubs, aged around eight to 10 months, were found dead on the tracks in the morning in the Junona range forest in Chandrapur district...

 2018-11-15 22:57 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

HAL had deal for Rafale before it was dumped...

Rejoinder affidavit punches holes in govt claim on why HAL was edged out by Dassault...

 2018-11-15 22:57 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Threatened by monkeys, Agra hires monkeys...

People in at least a dozen have already hired the bigger simians for anything between Rs 200 and Rs 300 a day...

 2018-11-15 22:56 

The Times of India

[ India ]

'Funding Parishad part of plan to topple govt'...

India News: PUNE: The chargesheet filed by Pune police on Thursday alleging a conspiracy to kill the PM has named five underground Maoist operatives, including to....

 2018-11-15 22:56 

Daily Times

An puts Asia on the map with Australian Open golf lead...

SYDNEY: South Korea's An Byeong-hun eagled his penultimate hole to take a one-stroke lead after the opening round of the 104th Australian Open at a wet and windy Lakes Golf Club on Thursday. An, aiming to become the first Asian to lift the Stonehaven ...

 2018-11-15 22:55 

NDTV

Months After Summit With US, North Korea Tests "High-Tech Weapon": Report...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has supervised the testing of a "high-tech" new weapon, Pyongyang's state media reported Friday according to Yonhap news agency....

 2018-11-15 22:55 

Daily Times

Premier League to turn to VAR from next season...

LONDON: Premier League clubs have agreed in principle to introduce video assistant referees (VAR) from the start of next season, they said on Thursday. The top leagues in Spain, Italy and Germany are already using VAR, which allows disputed incidents to b...

 2018-11-15 22:55 

Daily Times

Sumo-Grand champion pulls out after fourth successive loss...

TOKYO: Sumo wrestler Kisenosato, who holds the highest rank of yokozuna, pulled out of the Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament on Thursday, a day after suffering his fourth consecutive defeat to start the competition 0-4. Kisenosato is the first Japan-born wrest...

 2018-11-15 22:51 

Daily Times

World record weightlifter Lin Tzu-chi banned for eight years...

ZURICH: Taiwan's Lin Tzu-chi, a former weightlifting world record holder, has been banned for eight years for a doping offence by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), the tribunal said in a statement on Thursday. Lin, who broke two world records ...

 2018-11-15 22:51 

Daily Times

Koepka shrugs off poor start at Dunlop Phoenix as Oda leads...

TOKYO: World number one Brooks Koepka shrugged off a mediocre start that left him three shots off the first-round lead at the Dunlop Phoenix Tournament in Japan on Thursday, the American confident he has enough time to make up the deficit. The two-time de...

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