• Lung for Long: Gasp No More
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Lungs in Delhi seem to be in dire straits. In the midst of ever thickening air pollution and lifestyle gone astray, lung power is ebbing fast. Data emerging from April 25 lung health camp organized in iconic Press Club of India (PCI) on the occasion of World Asthma Day pressed panic button as regards lung health of the capital city.

  • China launches first indigenously built aircraft carrier, to be commissioned before 2020
    Dalian [China], April 26 : China on Wednesday launched its second aircraft carrier and, the first to be developed and built indigenously from the Dalian shipyard in Liaoning Province.

  • Sustaining higher education has become a major challenge: President
    Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr 26 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said today sustaining and reinvigorating higher education, in India as well as in other parts of the world, has become a major challenge, especially so in public institutions.

  • Pak denies India consular access to Jadhav again
    Islamabad [Pakistan], April 26 : Pakistan on Wednesday again denied India consular access to former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav who was awarded a death sentence by Islamabad military court for alleged espionage activities.

  • Delhi HC raps petitioner over food quality in BSF
    New Delhi Apr 26 : The Delhi High Court on Wednesday in a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed over the viral video of Border Security Force (BSF) soldier Tej Bahadur Yadav alleging bad food being served to soldiers, asked the petitioner whether the former had ever raised such a complaint of bad food during his own service with the paramilitary.

  • MCD results: Congress taunts BJP, AAP goes into self introspection
    Chandigarh/ New Delhi , April 26 : As early trends pointed to a clear victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the 2017 MCD polls, the mood in the Congress party and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) remained somber and belligerent.

  • Youth participation key to Kashmir's harmony: Northern Army Commander
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) Apr 26 : The General Officer Commanding of the the Indian Army's 15th Corps, Lieutenant General J.S. Sandhu, on Wednesday said Kashmir needs youth to participate to regain peace and harmony.

  • Sasikala Pushpa says drama going on in Tamil Nadu
    New Delhi/ Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Apr 26 : Rajya Sabha member Sasikala Pushpa has dubbed the removal of V K Sasikala's posters from AIADMK headquarters and talks of merger between the two factions of party as a 'drama'.

  • Kejriwal congratulates BJP for MCD victory
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : After his defeat in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday congratulated the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and expressed his willingness to work with the winning party for the betterment of Delhi.

  • West Indies penalised for slow over-rate during Jamaica Test
    Dubai [UAE], Apr 26 : West Indies have been fined by the ICC for maintaining a slow over-rate during their seven-wicket defeat in the opening Test against Pakistan at the Sabina Park last evening.

  • Harbhajan accuses Jet Airways pilot of racism, calls for strict action
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh on Wednesday brought in notice an alleged incident of racism and assault by Jet Airways pilot which took place on April 3.

  • CSS Corp opens delivery center in Bangalore; aims to support infra, tech support business
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : CSS Corp, a leading IT Services and Technology Support company, today announced the opening of its new global delivery centre in International Tech Park (ITPB), Bangalore to house the company's expanding Infrastructure Management and Tech Support Business.

  • Arms bribery case: Businessman Abhishek Verma, wife discharged by court
    New Delhi , April 26 : A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Wednesday discharged businessman Abhishek Verma and his wife Anca Maria in connection with an arms deal bribery case.

  • We should develop universities as temples of higher learning: President
    Hyderabad (Telangana) , Apr 26 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said India should develop universities as temples of higher learning, adding that there should be places for creating learning environment, where free exchange of ideas will take place and where mighty minds in the form of students and teachers would exchange ideas.

  • Yahoo India homepage gets brand new look
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : We're excited to announce the new Yahoo Homepage, along with updates to Yahoo Finance, Yahoo Cricket and Yahoo Lifestylefor users in India.

  • Misbah soars into top 20 Test Batsmen
    Dubai [UAE], Apr 26 : Pakistan captain Misbah-ul Haq has gained six slots to reach 20th position in the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen after his side registered a seven-wicket win over West Indies in the first Test of the three-match series at the Sabina Park here last evening.

  • HCL Infosystems becomes Oracle platinum level partner
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : HCL Infosystems Ltd. on Wednesday announced that it has achieved the Oracle Platinum Partner status in Oracle Partner Network (OPN).

  • WB: Police seize arms, intercepts two in Murshidabad
    Murshidabad (West Bengal) , Apr 26 : The West Bengal Police on Wednesday seized sixteen arms and fifty round ammunitions in Murshidabad district and intercepted two people in a vehicle at Sagardighi police station area.

  • Risk of obesity influenced by changes in our genes
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : According to new study, a child's risk of obesity while growing up can be influenced by modifications to their DNA prior to birth.

  • WB: Three killed, several missing as jetty sinks in Hooghly
    Bhadreswar (West Bengal) Apr 26 : At least three people were killed and several others are missing after a temporary jetty submerged under water due to high tide in Hooghly's Bhadreswar on Wednesday.

  • Indian envoy files appeal with Pak Foreign Secy for early release of Jadhav
    New Delhi , April 26 : Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale on Wednesday filed an appeal with Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry in connection with the Kulbhushan Jadhav case.

  • BJP will punish perpetrators of Sukma encounter: Amit Shah
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , Apr 26 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah on Wednesday asserted that strong action will be taken against the guilty in the CRPF encounter with the Naxal of Chhattisgarh's Sukma District.

  • Saina bows out, Sindhu advances in Asian badminton C'ship
    Wuhan [China], Apr 26 : Rio-Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu kicked off her Asian badminton Championship on a winning note as she thrashed Dinar Dyah Ayustine of Indonesia in straight games to storm into the second round of the women's singles event here on Wednesday.

  • PM Modi thanks Delhi for MCD win
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Expressing gratitude for bestowing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with their mandate, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday thanked the people of New Delhi for choosing the saffron party.

  • Sanskrit, Urdu and Punjabi in class IX, X: Delhi HC issues notices
    New Delhi Apr 26 : The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Centre and Delhi Government on a plea challenging move to stop offering Sanskrit, Punjabi and Urdu as the third language in classes IX and X.

  • Big B back as 'angry young man' in 'Sarkar 3' trailer
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Ram Gopal Varma is back to take us further into the world of Mumbai's uncrowned king, Subhash Nagre portrayed by Amitabh Bachchan.

  • IPL 10: Upbeat Pune Supergiant face stern test against KKR
    Mumbai , Apr 26 : Rising Pune Supergiant will face a tough challenge when they take on two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium here today evening.

  • Indian High Commissioner to meet Pak Foreign Secy for consular access to Jadhav
    New Delhi , April 26 : Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale will today meet Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry to reiterate demand for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been awarded death sentence by the Islamabad military court.

  • UCWeb's 'Super 1000' outlines detailed guidelines for 'We-Media Platform' users
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : UCWeb has outlined detailed guidelines for writers and content creators to join the 'Super 1000' Program launched in March 2017.

  • BJP is only 'viable' option available for voters: MoS PMO
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh, on Wednesday, said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is the only 'viable' option available for the voters to put their trust on.

  • Kerala: NGT registers suo motu case over land encroachment
    Idukki (Kerala) Apr 26 : The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday registered a suo motu case over massive land encroachment in Kerala's Munnar Hills.

  • Sukma attack not an ambush but a raid says CRPF
    Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , April 26 : Special Director General of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), D. M. Awasthi on Wednesday asserted that Monday's Naxal attack on personnel of the 74th battalion of the force was not an ambush, but a raid.

  • PM Modi reviews progress towards handling grievances to Railways
    New Delhi Apr 26 : The Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday chaired the 18th interaction through PRAGATI, the Information and communications technology (ICT) based multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation.

  • India urges Sri Lanka of cooperation for humanitarian treatment of fishermen
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : India on Wednesday requested continued cooperation of the Government of Sri Lanka for humanitarian treatment of Indian fishermen, without resorting to force under any circumstances.

  • England all-rounder Zafar Ansari bids adieu to cricket at 25
    London [UK], Apr 26 : England all-rounder Zafar Ansari, who played three Tests and an ODI for the national team, has called curtains on his cricketing career at the age of 25.

  • Owning a freehold luxury home in Shimla just got easier
    Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 26 : Buying a holiday or second home in the lap of nature remains an attractive real estate investment proposition and now, there's a way to own a freehold luxury home in Shimla.

  • Bribery case: Delhi Police Crime Branch to visit Chennai tomorrow
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : The Delhi Police Crime Branch team will visit Chennai tomorrow in connection with the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) 'two leaves' symbol bribery case, sources said.

  • Tata Motors announces readiness of SCR, EGR technologies for BSIV compliant engines
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Tata Motors have announced readiness of SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) and EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) technologies for BSIV compliant engines, powering its range of commercial vehicles.

  • A sneak peek into 'colourful' IRW Summer 2017
    By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi , Apr 26 : For fashion junkies worldwide, getting a sneak-peek of the upcoming looks means getting ahead of those waiting to attend the shows.

  • Dinakaran granted five-day police custody in bribery case
    New Delhi Apr 26 : A Delhi Court on Wednesday granted five-day police custody to ousted All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader T.T.V Dinakaran in the party symbol alleged bribery case.

  • India, Sri Lanka sign MoU on economic co-operation
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : India and Sri Lanka today signed an MoU on economic co-operation.

  • Countries that invest in education will benefit: Vice President Ansari
    Yerevan (Armenia), Apr 26 : Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari has said that the countries that have invested in educating their populations, built strong consumer economies, and have democratic institutions that can deal with social change will benefit.

  • Emaar India gets occupancy for IT Park Project 'Digital Greens'
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Emaar India, the iconic brand and leading global property developer, has received the Occupancy Certificate for its LEED-certified Integrated IT Park Complex Digital Greens, located in Sector 61, Gurgaon.

  • Capillary Technologies appoints Tony Wang as Director of Technology
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Expanding its horizons, Capillary Technologies announces the initiation of its first technology team overseas, with Tony Wang as its newly appointed Director of Technology.

  • Genext Students launches services in Pune; imparts management techniques
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Tutoring is a highly remunerative vocation in India but not many private and home tutors are aware of the best ways of cashing in on their potential in this highly competitive digital ecosystem.

  • Congress' Gurudas Kamat resigns post MCD poll debacle
    New Delhi , April 26 : Senior Congress leader and AICC General Secretary Gurudas Kamat on Wednesday announced his resignation from all party posts following the party's debacle in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls.

  • Bribery case: Dinakaran moves bail application
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Ousted AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dinakaran on Wednesday moved a bail application in a Delhi Court.

  • SC suggests Centre to give statutory status to NGO registration
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : The Supreme Court on Wednesday suggested the Central Government to give statutory status to NGO registration, accreditation and funding process instead of existing guidelines.

  • Unocoin, PayUBiz joins hands to simplify buying Bitcoins via net banking
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : India's leading Bitcoin and Blockchain company Unocoin on Wednesday announced taking a step closer towards a frictionless experience in buying Bitcoin for Indians.

  • Composer Palash Muchhal releases new single
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : One of the youngest music composers in Bollywood, Palash Muchhal, who has composed songs like 'Party Toh Bante Hai' (Bhootnath Returns) and 'Tu Hi Hai Aashiqui' (Dishkiyaoon) has released his latest hindi song 'Tu Jo Kahe'.

  • Post MCD defeat, P.C. Chacko offers to resign as Congress Delhi in-charge
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : After the party defeat in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls, Congress Delhi in-charge P.C. Chacko on Wednesday announced that he would resign from the post.

  • Ericsson, MTS evaluates radio network features
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Ericsson and MTS, the largest mobile operator in Russia on Wednesday built a prototype 5G network and completed a successful test of new radio network features.

  • Removal of Sasikala posters brings AIADMK rival factions closer
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) Apr 26 : The removal of jailed VK Sasikala's posters at the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) headquarters here has brought the rival factions of the party a bit closer for a merger.

  • Sukma encounter: Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia for MP CRPF jawan's family
    Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) , Apr 26 : Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday announced an ex-gratia of Rs. 25 lakh as compensation for next of kin of Madhya Pradesh CRPF jawan who lost his life in Sukma Naxal attack.

  • California judge blocks Trump order to withhold federal funds for sanctuary cities
    New York [USA], Apr. 26 : A California judge has blocked US President Donald Trump's executive order that sought to withhold federal funds to "sanctuary cities", the communities that have refused to work with Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials after detaining illegal immigrants.

  • Daddy Shahid enjoys pool time with 'missy' Misha
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor is making full use of his free time by chilling with daughter Misha.

  • Will Smith to star in Ang Lee's 'Gemini Man'
    Los Angeles [USA], Apr 26 : Looks like Will Smith is all set to fight himself in Ang Lee's 'Gemini Man'.

  • No plans to impose tax on agriculture income: Arun Jaitley
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday asserted that that the Centre has no plans to impose any tax on agriculture income, while acknowledging that as per the Constitutional Allocation of Powers, the central government has no jurisdiction to impose tax on agricultural income.

  • EVM 'wave' not PM's image behind BJP's win in MCD polls: AAP
    New Delhi , Apr 26 : Trailing behind in the Municipal Corporation polls the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday again cried foul over EVM tampering and dejected the idea of Modi wave.

  • Govt. offered me money to back down from Panama case: Imran Khan
    Peshawar [Pakistan], Apr 26 : Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan has accused the Nawaz Sharif-led Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) regime of offering him Rs10 billion to back down from the Panamagate case.