Tue Apr 25 11:57:05 IST 2017
Ten nations including India and China have come together to form a group to protect historic sites against the onslaught of terrorism.
Tue Apr 25 09:46:01 IST 2017
A Pakistani High Court gave permission to Hindus to conduct religious activity at a Shiva temple in Abbottabad after almost 20 years.
Mon Apr 24 16:50:04 IST 2017
Indian Railways is going to launch a double-decker train on high demand routes, which would be less costly than 3AC in regular trains.
Mon Apr 24 15:40:23 IST 2017
Google pays tribute to Kannada acting legend Rajkumar through a special doodle, preserving his legacy.
Mon Apr 24 09:51:02 IST 2017
The day is observed every year to mark the passing of the Constitution (73rd Amendment) Act, 1992, which came into effect on 24 April 1993.
Sun Apr 23 10:06:03 IST 2017
English Language day is observed every year on 23 April to celebrate the multilingualism and cultural diversity of the UN.
Fri Apr 21 17:08:05 IST 2017
The Horticulture Department has set up eight small leaf composters in two parks in Bengaluru to help deal with tonnes of dry leaves.
Fri Apr 21 14:56:04 IST 2017
Fashion e-tailer Myntra has acquired a technology start-up to reduce its delivery time and smooth customer experience.
Fri Apr 21 13:12:02 IST 2017
Delhi High Court judges have decided to give up the use of red beacons starting immediately. The decision follows Union Cabinet’s ruling that bans the use of beacon lights from 1 May 2017.
Fri Apr 21 12:15:03 IST 2017
91-year-old Bhakti Yadav was presented with the Padma Shri at her home by the district administration to recognise her service to the poor.
Fri Apr 21 09:58:01 IST 2017
Iran has barred its former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad from running in the upcoming Presidential elections.
Thu Apr 20 17:02:02 IST 2017
The National green tribunal has ordered the closure of all industries located in the vicinity of Bellandur Lake in Bangalore.
Thu Apr 20 12:55:04 IST 2017
The Union Home Minister inaugurated a two-day programme to commemorate Civil Services Day. The event would honour ten districts with PM’s awards for Excellence in Public Administration.
Thu Apr 20 09:42:07 IST 2017
Similar to 2016, this year again three Marathi films have found their way to Cannes, one of the biggest film markets in the world.
Wed Apr 19 16:50:06 IST 2017
The United Nations is planning to issue special stamps with the images of the sacred Indian sound ‘Om’ to commemorate the International Yoga Day this year.
Wed Apr 19 15:43:03 IST 2017
Former Indian captain Saurav Ganguly named as one of the commentators for the upcoming Champions Trophy along with other International captains like Ponting, Sangakkara and Smith.
Wed Apr 19 12:50:02 IST 2017
The West Bengal government has introduced a new social security yojana that will benefit people more in comparison to the five earlier introduced beneficiary schemes.
Wed Apr 19 12:00:01 IST 2017
Navy’s largest missile destroyer has been dedicated to Chennai, the city it is named after. The ship has a strong expertise in missile technology.
Wed Apr 19 10:00:01 IST 2017
Google has launched a new version of its Google Earth app that will give its users guided tours through the landmarks of their choice.
Tue Apr 18 17:21:21 IST 2017
Rajasthan signed a MoU with HPCL over the reworking of Barmer refinery in the state. The deal was finalised in the presence of Rajasthan’s CM Vasundhara Raje.
Tue Apr 18 12:18:02 IST 2017
The World Hemophilia Day was celebrated across the world on 17 April with the theme ‘Hear their Voices.
Tue Apr 18 09:47:02 IST 2017
President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the third edition of the Global Exhibition on services on 17 April. The four-day event will be held at India Expo Mart in Greater Noida.
Mon Apr 17 17:49:04 IST 2017
ISRO is planning to form a joint venture with a consortium of industries to build a polar satellite launch vehicle (PSLV).
Mon Apr 17 16:07:03 IST 2017
Scientists have found evidence of a second great spot on Jupiter. The newly discovered spot is much higher up and cooler that the surroundings.
Mon Apr 17 15:51:05 IST 2017
Researchers have discovered ingredients on the moons of Saturn and Jupiter that reveal that they may have a habitable environment.
Mon Apr 17 10:02:03 IST 2017
Indian dhow, Al-Kausar, which was hijacked on 1 April, was released finally after a long process of negotiations along with its cargo and crew members.
Thu Apr 13 17:40:02 IST 2017
Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily has recently released his autobiographical book on Draupadi that traces her entire life journey.
Thu Apr 13 16:50:03 IST 2017
The Telangana government has decided to increase the reservation quota of its socially and economically backward Muslim population and Scheduled tribes.