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15 May, 2018 5:02 PM Suresh Prabhu bats for services pact at WTO

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu pitched for inclusion of the trade facilitation pact on services in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) saying it would help promote growth of the global economy. “We are working on trade facilitation in the services sector at WTO. We feel WTO will not be doing full justice to the economic development of the world unless 31

12 May, 2018 4:42 PM Top Indian and foreign players for one-off women's T20 ahead of IPL 2018 play-offs

New Delhi: The BCCI sanctioned women's T20 exhibition match ahead of the IPL play-off in Mumbai on May 22 will feature top Indian and foreign players. A total of 30 players, 20 Indians and 10 foreigners, will train at the Cricket Club of India in Mumbai ahead of the one-off game. The teams will be called IPL XI and BCCI XI and the game will be broadcast 38

25 April, 2018 3:15 AM 280 foreign buyers meet Indian suppliers at GITB

Around 280 foreign buyers from 55 countries held meetings with 270 Indian sellers during the 10th edition of Great Indian Travel Bazaar (GITB) that ended here today, a Ficci official said. As many as 10,936 pre-scheduled B2B meetings were held in two days and participating states also displayed their tourism prowess through interactions as well as promotional 43

20 April, 2018 3:34 PM The rooms where splendour is made

Chamayapura begin work on Pooram paraphernalis months before the festival Thrissur Pooram sans accoutrements (chamayams) cannot even be imagined. The majestic parading of tuskers in all their regalia with caparisons and ornaments is an grand spectacle that inspires a mix of awe, energy, pride, elation et al. To ensure the festival is complete in all aspects 27

15 April, 2018 7:34 PM Warships expo comes to close

All roads led to the Island Grounds on Sunday, the last day of the three-day exhibition of warships, with thousands of people thronging the venue. Flag Staff Road leading to Island Grounds from where visitors were transported to the Chennai Port was packed, forcing the city police to block the road for vehicles. Alok Bhatnagar, Flag Officer, Commanding 39

1 April, 2018 3:07 PM Museum celebrates the art of selfie

There’s an art to taking the perfect selfie — from the angle, to the focus, cropping out that pesky outstretched arm and above all, the smile. In a celebration of self-portraits in the social media age, Tommy Honton and Tair Mamedov’s Museum of Selfies in Los Angeles is an interactive exhibition exploring the history and cultural phenomenon of snapping 52

16 March, 2018 3:01 AM 1,575 confiscated firearms destroyed in Kurnool

As many as 1,575 firearms of various models confiscated from faction leaders in Kurnool and Kadapa districts between 1976 and 2009 were destroyed, burnt and buried in a big pit dug up on the District Police Training Centre premises here on Thursday. Kurnool Range DIG Ghattamaneni Srinivas, who launched the programme, said 260 SBBL guns, 256 SBML guns, 78 BBL guns, 522 pistols 37

2 March, 2018 4:21 PM ‘EV charging infrastructure offers ₹2 lakh-cr. business opportunity’

Integration of electrical, electronics will enable fast charging, says Vijay Karia The Indian electrical and electronics industry is expecting business worth more than ₹2 lakh crore from electric vehicle charging infrastructure in the next five years as the automobile industry firms up plans for electrification of passenger cars and public transport 43

13 February, 2018 1:13 PM Deposit at the ‘Love Bank’ this Valentine’s Day

At the ‘Love Bank’ couples can store and preserve mementos of their romance. In a small medieval Slovak town, couples are getting ready on Valentine's Day to make a "deposit" about their romance in a place dedicated to love stories. The "Love Bank" is the main attraction of an exhibition commemorating the world's longest love poem, "Marina" by Slovak 47

12 February, 2018 2:07 AM The many rhythms of science

Event at Music Academy features talks with a focus on the general public On Sunday evening, an audience at the Music Academy was treated to a programme with a difference. This was ‘Science at the Sabha’ — four talks on topics in science and math for the general public. The programme is being conducted for the third year in a row, close to the National 55