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 2018-11-16 04:38 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Facebook to launch independent body for calls on content...

Facebook announced Thursday it is creating an independent body to make potentially precedent-setting calls on what content should be yanked from the social network. READ...

 2018-11-16 04:38 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Number of missing in California fire jumps past 600...

The number of people listed as missing in one of California's deadliest wildfires has skyrocketed past 600, authorities said Thursday, as the remains of seven additional...

 2018-11-16 04:38 

The Financial Express

Jammu and Kashmir: No rain in forecast till November 21...

Minimum temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir dropped on Friday with Leh being the coldest at minus 8.1, as the Met forecast a dry spell to continue till November 21....

 2018-11-16 04:35 

The Hindu

City traffic chief's oops moment!...

Official vehicle booked for wrong parking...

 2018-11-16 04:34 

IANS

Gender activist Trupti Desai stuck at Cochin airport...

Kochi, Nov 16 (IANS) Gender activist Trupti Desai and six other women, who arrived here on Friday to visit the Sabarimala temple amid strong protests by Hindu activists, are stuck at the airport....

 2018-11-16 04:34 

The Hindu

College of Air Warfare gets new chief...

Air Vice-Marshal S.K. Jha assumed command of the College of Air Warfare, Secunderabad. An alumnus of National Defence Academy, Khadakvasla and Defence Services Staff College (DSSC), Wellington, he was...

 2018-11-16 04:32 

NewsBytes

Days after Binny Bansal's exit, Myntra CEO and CFO quit...

A few days after Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal resigned on charges of sexual misconduct, Myntra CEO and CFO have quit. Myntra CEO Ananth Narayanan and CFO Dipanajan Basu have put down their papers, TOI reports. Narayanan didn't share good terms wit...

 2018-11-16 04:32 

The Hindu

TDP to field Harikrishna's daughter from Kukatpally...

N. Suhasini meets Naidu, accepts party's offer to contest from Kukatpally...

 2018-11-16 04:32 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Amazon Rules US E-Commerce, as Walmart Gains: eMarketer...

Amazon's sales are likely to grow a robust 30 percent and its market share is likely to grow to 48 percent of online retail sales....

 2018-11-16 04:32 

The Financial Express

UN member states guardians of status quo, need for rejuvenating, revitalising UNGA, says India...

Given that the world is awash with new challenges, Akbaruddin said the 75th anniversary of the UN, to be marked in less than two years, is an appropriate opportunity for all nations to catalyse their efforts to rejuvenate and revitalise....

 2018-11-16 04:29 

IBTimes India

Cyclone Gaja LIVE updates: Trees uprooted in Nagapattinam as storm makes landfall at TN coast...

The IMD has said that Cyclone Gaja will weaken in six hours....

 2018-11-16 04:28 

IBTimes India

North Korea 'tests high-tech new weapon,' Kim Jong Un 'excited' about its power...

While Pyongyang said that the test was successful and that weapon was developed over a long period of time, it did not specify what kind of weapon was tested....

 2018-11-16 04:27 

NDTV

California Wildfire Missing Toll Rises To Over 600, Trump Set To Visit...

The number of people missing in one of California's deadliest wildfires soared to more than 600 on Thursday as the remains of seven additional victims were found by rescuers....

 2018-11-16 04:25 

The Tribune

[ India ]

Kim Jong-un tests high-tech weapon: Pyongyang media...

Seoul, November 16 North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has inspected the test of a newly developed high-tech weapon, amid faltering nuclear disarmament negotiations with the US, Pyongyang's state media reported on Friday. The Korean Central Broadcasting S...

 2018-11-16 04:25 

IBTimes India

Sabarimala row: Activist Trupti Desai stopped by Ayyappa devotees at Kochi airport...

Protesters led by the Bharatiya Janata Party had begun gathering in the area from last night to await the private flight of the activists that landed before 5 am....

 2018-11-16 04:25 

Business Standard

Jet Airways makes a U-turn; rallies 11% after falling 7% in opening deals...

Shares of Jet Airways on Thursday ended 24.5 per cent higher amid reports Tata Sons will acquire a controlling stake in the cash-strapped airline....

 2018-11-16 04:24 

The Financial Express

India calls for addressing issue of equitable geographical representation in UN Secretariat staff...

India has expressed concern over regional disparity in the UN Secretariat staff and peacekeeping positions, calling for proactively addressing the issue of equitable geographical representation....

 2018-11-16 04:20 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Facebook Defends Russia Response, Updates Plan to Curb Misbehaviour...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended his response to Russian election meddling on the world's largest social media network....

 2018-11-16 04:18 

The Asian Age

'Sabyasachi' bride, Deepika has this message for Ranveer on her dupatta...

Deepika and Ranveer took wedding vows in two traditional ceremonies at Villa del Balbianello on Lake Como in Italy....

 2018-11-16 04:14 

IBTimes India

Afterlife proof or visual hallucinations? Woman claims to have seen magical woods during NDE...

The near-death experience (NDE) victim revealed that she felt walking through magical woods after a cardiac arrest....

 2018-11-16 04:14 

Business Standard

Boeing sued in what may be first US claim tied to Lion Air flight crash...

Three US pilots' unions have raised concern about what they say is a lack of information provided by Boeing on the safety system...

 2018-11-16 04:12 

IBTimes India

Deepika Ranveer wedding: Ex-flame Anushka Sharma, Alia Bhatt, Katrina Kaif, pour in congratulatory messages...

Bollywood celebs like Anushka Sharma, Alia Bhatt, Katrina Kaif, too took to Twitter and Instagram to wish and congratulate the couple in their own unique way....

 2018-11-16 04:11 

The Tribune

[ India ]

Punjab and Haryana HC CJ administers oath of office to 2 additional judges...

Tribune News Service Chandigarh, November 16 Punjab and Haryana High Court Chief Justice, Justice Krishna Murari, on Friday administered the oath of office to two additional judges. Judges Lalit Batra and Arun Kumar Tyagi were administered oath at a simpl...

 2018-11-16 04:08 

Oneindia

Cyclone Gaja Updates: Death toll rises to 8, 76,000 evacuated across TN...

Cyclone Gaja hit Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu early Friday morning, following which heavy rains and strong winds were reported. As the cyclone made its landfall at around 1.40 am, the intensity of the winds decreased for a brief while before rising...

 2018-11-16 04:08 

Business Insider India

Palantir, the Peter Thiel-backed company that sold data to ICE and NYPD, has a CEO who is a 'self-described socialist'...

Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesAlex Karp, chief executive officer of Palantir Technologies, attends the annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 12, 2018...

 2018-11-16 04:06 

The Tribune

[ India ]

SC to take up CVC report on allegations against CBI director today...

Satya Prakash Tribune News Service New Delhi, November 16 The Supreme Court will on Friday consider CVC report of inquiry into allegations of corruption against CBI director Alok Verma who has challenged the Centre's order divesting him of his duties ...

 2018-11-16 04:06 

Hindustan Times

'Will prove allegations wrong': DUSU president Ankiv Baisoya of ABVP steps down over fake degree row...

Ankiv Baisoya of RSS-affiliated ABVP, stepped down as president of Delhi University Students' Union over the fake degree row on Thursday. He was also suspended by ABVP till the conclusion of an ongoing inquiry against him....

 2018-11-16 04:05 

NDTV

Just Waking Up To Brexit? A Guide To Britain's Political Nightmare...

Confused about Brexit? You're not alone!...

 2018-11-16 04:05 

BloombergQuint

Chip Stock Carnage Seeps Into Asia With $8.4 Billion Lost...

Chip Stock Carnage Seeps Into Asia With $8.4 Billion Lost...

 2018-11-16 04:05 

The Financial Express

National Press Day: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urges media to report truth...

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday appealed to the media to be fearless and report the truth. Banerjee made the plea on the National Press Day....

 2018-11-16 04:04 

Hindustan Times

Bullet-riddled body of man abducted by militants found in Kashmir's Pulwama...

Nadeem Manzoor was kidnapped from his village Safnagri on Thursday. The body was recovered from Kashmir Pulwama village, around eight kilometres from the place of abduction, police said....

 2018-11-16 04:04 

The Hindu

Congress releases first list for Rajasthan, fields heavyweights...

The list includes heavyweights former Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot, former union ministers C. P. Joshi and Girjija Vyas....

 2018-11-16 04:02 

BloombergQuint

China Fund Managers Don't Hold Much Hope for Xi-Trump G20 Meet...

China Fund Managers Don't Hold Much Hope for Xi-Trump G20 Meet...

 2018-11-16 04:00 

The Hindu

CPI(M) panchayat member quits...

Allegations of taking bribe to suppress agitation against quarrying at Chengottumala...

 2018-11-16 04:00 

BloombergQuint

Viral Orangutan Ad on Deforestation Slammed by Palm Industry...

Viral Orangutan Ad on Deforestation Slammed by Palm Industry...

 2018-11-16 04:00 

BloombergQuint

The French Have Another Reason to Be Angry at Emmanuel Macron...

The French Have Another Reason to Be Angry at Emmanuel Macron...

 2018-11-16 03:58 

Hindustan Times

To kill Delhi designer 3 accused bought butcher knives: Police...

The three men had been working in the workshop located in her bungalow complex throughout the day....

 2018-11-16 03:57 

The Tribune

[ India ]

Delhi dancer robs auto driver, wanted money to splurge on girlfriends, held...

New Delhi, November 15 A 21-year-old dancer was arrested from southeast Delhi for allegedly snatching money from an auto driver to splurge on his girlfriends, police said on Thursday. The accused was identified as Rohan Gill alias Sunny. He is a resident ...

 2018-11-16 03:56 

The Financial Express

Sabarimala temple live updates: Massive Protest outside Kochi airport over Trupti Desai's arrival, Lord Ayyappa shrine opens today...

Sabarimala temple doors will open today evening and devotees can offer prayers from tomorrowSabarimala temple doors will open today evening and devotees can offer prayers from tomorrow...

 2018-11-16 03:56 

Hindustan Times

Nintendo bets new Hex-Nut Pokmon will boost Switch sales...

Nintendo is aiming to boost Switch sales during an otherwise lackluster year for software releases. Analysts point to 2016 when Pokemon Go's debut reignited interest in buying 3DS consoles to play more games in the series....

 2018-11-16 03:55 

Business Standard

Facebook and California fire: Toxic smoke bleak backdrop for Silicon Valley...

The toxic smoke is an apt metaphor for where Silicon Valley finds itself...

 2018-11-16 03:54 

IBTimes India

TRP Chart: Bigg Boss manages to enter top 20, Indian Idol thrown out of the race; check list...

Surprisingly, 'Indian Idol', which had beat 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' last week has been thrown out of the top 20 chart and KBC has landed itself higher up the order at the seventh spot....

 2018-11-16 03:54 

Business Standard

CBI vs CBI: Vigilance report that probed Alok Verma in Supreme Court today...

The bench is also likely to consider the report of acting CBI director M Nageswara Rao also filed in a sealed cover in the court with regard to the decisions taken by him from October 23-26...

 2018-11-16 03:53 

Hindustan Times

Fantastic Beasts The Crimes of Grindelwald movie review: The worst film in the Harry Potter series; blame JK Rowling...

Fantastic Beasts The Crimes of Grindelwald movie review: JK Rowling's annoying streak of making irreparable changes to her Harry Potter series breaks all limits of decency. Rating: 4/5....

 2018-11-16 03:52 

Hindustan Times

Deepika Padukone's engagement ring is as lavish as her wedding. See pics...

Deepika Padukone's engagement ring stood out in her wedding picture from the Sindhi ceremony that took place on November 15 in Italy....

 2018-11-16 03:52 

Hindustan Times

IPL2019:Complete list of retained players from all franchises...

A look at all the cricketers who were retained by their respective franchises ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL)2019....

 2018-11-16 03:52 

Business Standard

Chhattisgarh polls: Can BJP get a 4th term amid outcry over farm stress?...

As many as 1,344 farmers--519 a year or, more than one per day--committed suicide in Chhattisgarh during the last two-and-a-half years till October 30, 2017, according to media report...

 2018-11-16 03:51 

The Times of India

Will Chawal Baba deliver C'garh to BJP again?...
 2018-11-16 03:51 

BloombergQuint

The PSUs In Focus As Government Looks At Buybacks To Meet Divestment Target...

Share buybacks by PSUs can contribute substantially to government's divestment proceeds....

 2018-11-16 03:50 

Hindustan Times

Centre may reimburse private firms for increased maternity leave...

In a bid to help women on maternity leave retain their jobs, the government may dip into labour welfare cess collected by states to reimburse employers providing maternity benefits to female staff, officials familiar with the matter said....

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