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7 September, 2018 9:12 AM PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Niti Aayog's first Global Mobility Summit

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the first ever Global Mobility Summit - MOVE organised by Niti Aayog. The two-day summit on September 7 and 8 will be attended by union ministers including Arun Jaitley, Nitin Gadkari, several CEOs from India and abroad. Before his address to the 2500-odd group of distinguished members present 49

24 August, 2018 10:43 AM Rahul Gandhi should apologise for 1984 anti-Sikh riots: BJP

The BJP today lashed out at Congress president Rahul Gandhi for invoking Guru Nanak Dev, the first Sikh guru, during his address in Berlin, saying his party is identified with anti-Sikh riots in 1984 and he should apologise for the "heinous crime" at the Golden Temple. Gandhi is invoking Guru Nanak Dev merely for vote-bank politics. For him, Sikhs are merely 73

15 August, 2018 2:49 PM Independence day procession in Surat features over 1 km long tricolour

The flag, made at a textile factory, was held up by thousands of people as the procession stretched for five kilometres, accompanied by tableaux on themes such as unity and cultural diversity, said Rahul Agarwal, a member of the organising team. A procession carrying a 1,100-metre long tricolour was taken out in Surat city of Gujarat today to mark the 72nd Independence 48

15 August, 2018 3:50 AM India set example for South Asia by supporting democracy: Michael Pompeo

In his message on behalf of the US government on the occasion of India's 72st Independence Day, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo lauded the contribution of the vibrant Indian-American diaspora. India has set an example for South Asia and the world by supporting democracy, diversity and the rule of law, the US said today while greeting the country 50

12 August, 2018 10:17 AM US Envoy Who Led Saree Search Last Year Shares Independence Day 2018 Message

"I love Indian sarees, especially around Independence Day. They represent the vast culture, colour and diversity of this country." You may remember the US envoy to India who celebrated India's Independence Day last year by leading a 'Saree Search' on Twitter, asking netizens to help her choose a saree to wear to Independence Day celebrations. MaryKay 53

10 August, 2018 11:19 AM Hindu Temple, Auto Rickshaw Among 61 New Emojis Shortlisted for 2019 Release

Unicode Consortium, the organisation that regulates emojis, has shortlisted 179 candidates - 61 characters plus variants - for release in 2019. Giving a thumbs up to diversity, making up a large chunk of those new emoji are 55 characters to represent couples of different genders and skin tones, The Verge reported on Thursday. Among the new emojis added 66

31 July, 2018 12:51 PM High BMI May Up Heart Disease Risk Later In Life: Tips To Maintain A Healthy BMI

A high BMI is linked to increased risk of a number of diseases, in both kids and adults. In young adults, a high BMI can spike blood pressure and thicken heart muscles which can increase the risk of heart diseases. A high BMI is linked to an increased risk of a number of diseases, in both kids and adults. In young adults, a high BMI can spike blood pressure 48

19 July, 2018 8:04 PM Two Indian-Origin Candidates Join Race To Become London Mayor

Two Indian-origin individuals are among 10 shortlisted by Britain's ruling Conservative party as prospective candidates to run for London mayor in 2020 against Labour's Pakistan-origin Sadiq Khan. Lucknow-born businesswoman Ruby McGregor-Smith joins the race alongside British Sikh politician Kulveer Ranger, both of whom will go head to head with the others 42

13 July, 2018 8:55 AM Sanju, Padmaavat lead nominations at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) is all set to begin from August 10 and will go on till August 22 under the theme ‘Inclusion’ exploring the diversity of contemporary Indian cinema. Termed as southern hemisphere's greatest annual celebration of Indian cinema, IFFM 2018 has over 60 films in 22 languages for nominations and leading the pack is Ranbir 39

13 July, 2018 2:46 AM 2019 Anti-BJP Front Already Has A Name, Says Left's Sitaram Yechury

Sitaram Yechury contends that there was no possibility of a "mahagathbandhan" or Grand Alliance before the elections because "because we are a country of such diversity". The opposition coalition that hopes to dislodge the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government in 2019 already has a name. But Communist Party of India Marxist leader Sitaram 58