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18 November, 2017 7:21 PM Manmohan Singh bags Indira Gandhi Prize

New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be recipient of International Jury of the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for this year. A panel of jury, headed by former President Pranab Mukherjee, made the decision on the same. This award is given annually to individuals and organisations, recognising their efforts toward 26

18 November, 2017 3:18 AM Google Doodle Honours Legendary Filmmaker V Shantaram On His 116th Birth Anniversary

Known as one of the pioneers of Indian cinema, Mr Shantaram played a vital role in introducing sound and colour to the Indian cinema. New Delhi: Google doodle on Saturday honoured Indian film director Shantaram Rajaram Vankudre, popularly known as V Shantaram, on his 116th birth anniversary. The doodle depicts three of his most popular films - Amar Bhoopali 17

17 November, 2017 7:11 PM Digital marketing firm to foray into Canada

Digital marketing firm GenY Medium has decided to start its overseas operations from Toronto, Canada. The Hyderabad-based digital marketing firm GenY announced this on Friday, after signing an agreement, in presence of Canada Minister of International Trade François-Philippe Champagne and Telangana Indutry and IT Minister K.T.Rama Rao. The company plans 20

17 November, 2017 4:20 PM MRF Challenge: Drugovich has a perfect start

Seventeen-year old Brazilian, Felipe Drugovich got his 2017 MRF Challenge campaign off to a perfect start by winning both races in the season opener at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain on Friday. Drugovich pulled off a brilliant move into turn one at the start of the final lap on Manuel Maldonado, cousin of former F1 racer Pastor 15

17 November, 2017 2:19 AM Amid Regional Uncertainty, Xi Jinping Offers Support For Saudi Arabia

Beijing: China supports Saudi Arabia's efforts to safeguard national sovereignty and achieve greater development, President Xi Jinping told Saudi Arabia's King Salman, at a time of regional tensions between Saudi Arabia, Iran, Lebanon and Yemen. China has traditionally played little role in Middle East conflicts or diplomacy, despite its reliance on the region 36

16 November, 2017 4:51 PM Global bigwigs to meet over cyberspace

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will next week, inaugurate the fifth edition of a Global Conference on Cyber Space, which will see participation from global policymakers and cybersecurity experts to deliberate on issues related to cyberspace. “Cyberdiplomacy is a big topic in this conference... Cybersecurity has come to occupy a centre stage in the international 29

16 November, 2017 4:45 PM Diamond producers target Indian market

‘Being the natural home of the precious stone, India has a vast growth potential’ The Diamond Producers Association (DPA), the international alliance of world’s seven leading diamond mining companies —ALROSA, De Beers, Dominion Diamond, Gem Diamonds, Lucara Diamond, Petra Diamonds and Rio Tinto — is eyeing the Indian market to boost diamond consumption 31

16 November, 2017 1:26 PM IFC, HDFC create $800 million fund to finance construction of affordable homes

The International Finance Corporation, a part of the World Bank group, has joined hands with HDFC to create an USD 800 million fund to finance construction of affordable homes. IFC will invest USD 200 million while HDFC will contribute USD 600 million towards this fund and it will be managed by HDFC. Developers can borrow from this fund if they build 27

16 November, 2017 7:11 AM National highways to be rated on safety parameters

The International Road Assessment Programme (iRAP) is running a survey sponsored by World Bank and Bloomberg Philanthropies to rate the national highways in the country based on safety parameters, reports The Times of India. The highways would get star ratings on a scale of zero to five. These star ratings are derived from road inspection data and provide 27

16 November, 2017 4:18 AM Horrifying: Class IX student stabbed to death by schoolmates in Delhi

A class IX student was stabbed to death outside his school in Delhi's Shahdara district after he allegedly got into an argument with few boys. New Delhi: A class IX student was stabbed to death outside his school Delhi's Shahdara district after he allegedly got into an argument with few boys. According to ANI, the incident occurred in the Usmanpur area of Delhi 61