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Swaraj Meets Saudi King Salman, Inaugurates Cultural Festival

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has met Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz who inaugurated the prestigious annual National Heritage and Culture Festival 'Janadriyah'.

INX Media: Indrani Mukerjea Sent to 14-Days Judicial Custody

The Patiala House Court on Wednesday sent Indrani Mukerjea to 14-days judicial custody in connection with the INX media case.

China Expanding its Network in Indian Ocean Bases

China, in recent times, has been expanding its network to the military bases in the Indian Ocean, in a bid to increase its maritime preparedness and to strengthen its defence infrastructure.

Owaisi Responds to Katiyar’s Hate Speech Against Muslims

Owaisi said that Katiyar was talking too much because his tenure as Rajya Sabha MP was going to end soon.

Baloch Activist Raises Doubts Over CPEC, Writes to French Senator

Head of the World Baloch Women Forum (WBWF), Professor Naela Quadri Baloch, has written a letter to French Senator Pascal Allizard raising doubts over the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Tendulkar Bats for Recognition of India’s Blind Cricket Body

Sachin Tendulkar has requested the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to consider recognition of Cricket Association for the Blind in India (CABI) and bring its visually-impaired players under the BCCI's pension scheme.

Japan Introduces Smart House Project

There is a "Future House Project" introducing IoT technology in a residential building. Yokohama City and five companies are collaborating in this project.

RBI Keeps Repo Rate, Reverse Repo Rate Unchanged

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday kept the repo rate and reverse repo rate unchanged at 6 percent and 5.75 percent respectively.

Anushka Shares Another Spooky Teaser of ‘Pari’

The teasers of Anushka Sharma's upcoming film 'Pari' are getting scarier and scarier.

Beyonce Releases Valentine’s Day-Themed Merchandise

The collection features several garments and phone case styles that compliment the hallmark holiday of love.

JFE Engineering Contributes to Environment and Energy

Located in the western part of Tokyo, Chofu city has what is called a "Clean Plaza Fujimi", an environmentally friendly urban waste power plant.

Centre ‘Committed to Helping Andhra Grow as a new State’

Kumar made the remarks in view of protests and Telugu Desam Party's disappointment with the Centre over budget allocation to Andhra Pradesh in the Union Budget 2018

RBI to Announce its Monetary Policy Today

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday will announce its decisions on the rate cuts after its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting, which will be the first after Union Budget 2018-19.

China’s Dominance at Hambantota Port Worry Many

As Sri Lanka celebrated 70 years of independence on February 4 from the UK, its people fear that the country faces a new form of colonialism, which is China.

CEO Steve Wynn Resigns Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

Steve Wynn has resigned as the CEO of Wynn Resorts following allegations of sexual harassment.

Uproar by the Opposition; PM Forced to Speak on TDP Issue

With Telugu Desam Party (TDP) threatening to leave the NDA fold, PM Modi blamed the Congress party for what the TDP says injustice meted out to Andhra Pradesh.

SC Cancels Goa Miners’ Lease

In a major setback to the Goa miners, the Supreme Court on Wednesday set aside the renewal of mining lease.

Sensex Rebounds as Global Markets Recover

The Indian stock markets showed signs of recovery in early morning trade on Wednesday, with the Sensex rebounding 367.36 points. Nifty was close to 10,600.

Cape Town ODI: India eye 3-0 Lead Against Injury-hit Proteas

India will aim to take an unprecedented 3-0 lead when they lock horns with Australia in the third ODI of the six-match series at the Newlands Stadium in Cape Town on Wednesday.

AxisDirect Launches WhatsApp Virtual Assistant

Stock broking house, AxisDirect, announced the launch of WhatsApp broadcast services to provide timely and personalised market information to investors on the go.

Ants’ Antibiotics can Benefit Humans

It has come to light that ants produce their own antibiotics to deal with diseases that can be used to treat humans as well.

Cold Wave Hits Train Service in Delhi

As many as 18 trains were cancelled, and 16 were arriving due to the low visibility in the National Capital Region on Monday as per Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO), New Delhi Railway Station.

Illegal Hoardings to be Taken Down

In a bid to curb pollution, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) are taking down all the illegal hoardings in the city and filing criminal case against the offenders.

TDP Leader Gali Muddu Krishnama Naidu Passes Away

Senior Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader Gali Muddu Krishnama Naidu took his last breath, late on Tuesday night. He was 71-year-old.

Owaisi Demands Punishment for Calling Indian Muslims ‘Pakistani’

The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday demanded that the central government bring out a law that would make calling Indian Muslim "Pakistani" a punishable offence.