13 Sep 2017

100 cameras in place for Shinzo Abe visit today

Exactly three years ago, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had flown down to Kyoto, one of Japan’s historic cities, and welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi in what was his first bilateral visit outside India’s immediate neighbourhood within four months of assuming office
3 Sep 2017

JNU VC pitches for higher investment in defence research

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Vice-Chancellor Prof M Jagadesh Kumar today underscored the need for increasing investment in defence research for developing indigenous technology to address the country's security concerns.
31 Aug 2017

Sindoor powder contains ‘unsafe levels of lead’

A red pigment known as Sindoor powder or vermillion, commonly daubed on the face during Hindi ceremonies could contain unsafe levels of lead, according to a report published by Reuters.
Sindoor powder sold in the United States and India could have unsafe levels of lead, warn researchers.
16 Jul 2017

West Bengal: FIR against Roopa Ganguly, police inquiry against Dilip Ghosh

An FIR has been lodged against BJP Rajya Sabha MP Roopa Ganguly and a police inquiry was initiated against state BJP President Dilip Ghosh for their utterances against the West Bengal government.
30 May 2017

Virat Kohli 'unhappy' with Anil Kumble, BCCI's Big 3 to broker peace?

NEW DELHI: Is trouble brewing in the Indian team between coach Anil Kumbleand senior players led by captain Virat Kohli? Sources say Kohli and some other players aren't happy with Kumble's way of guiding the team.

Priyanka Chopra runs into Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Berlin! Calls it a ‘lovely coincidence’

Priyanka Chopra is currently in Berlin to promote her first Hollywood film Baywatch. While she posted some amazing pictures from her journey to Berlin, fans were in awe to see her pose with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Priyanka was overwhelmed and felt lucky to meet PM Modi despite his busy schedule. The Prime Minister was in Berlin for a four nation tour and happened to meet the desi girl. Priyanka took to social media to share the pictures. She wrote, “Was such a lovely coincidence to be in #berlin at the same time as the Prime Minister. Thank you Narendra Modi Sir for taking the time from your packed schedule to meet me this morning.”

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