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16 January, 2019 7:16 AM Vishnu Hari Dalmia, former VHP president, dies aged 91

New Delhi: Former Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) president Vishnu Hari Dalmia, one of the three major exponents of the Ram Janmabhoomi agitation, died on Wednesday at his residence in Delhi, a statement said. He was 91. A renowned industrialist, Dalmia breathed his last at 9.38 a.m. at his Golf Links residence. "Vishnu Hari Dalmiaji peacefully moved on to his heavenly 858

15 January, 2019 7:25 AM India to add 1,000 aircraft in 7-8 years: Govt official

Mumbai: The country is going to add 1,000 aircraft over the next 7-8 years, a top government official said Tuesday. "We would be adding about 1,000 more aircraft in about next 7-8 years," Ministry of Civil Aviation secretary, RN Choubey, said, adding that the country will be adding 100 more airports, and one billion trips in the next 15 years. He said the country 202

14 January, 2019 2:10 PM Twitter to Introduce New Beta App as the Company Looks to Bring Big Changes

Twitter has become the go-to place for real-time news and user reactions no matter how big or small an event is. While the company has been adding a decent user base over time, it has also invited harsh criticism from its power users over several key issues. Now, Twitter is looking to solve its problems with a new beta programme. The social media giant 213

14 January, 2019 11:27 AM Diplomats from 27 nations participate in fellowship programme on disarmament

New Delhi: Young diplomats from 27 countries are participating in a fellowship programme here that aims at equipping them with the knowledge and perspectives on various contemporary disarmament, non-proliferation, arms control and international security affairs. United Nations Under Secretary General and High Representative for Disarmament Izumi Nakamitsu 166

14 January, 2019 10:45 AM Here are 5 strategies that will grow your brand, its recall value

The following article is an initiative of Samsonite India and is intended to create awareness among readers. In a bid to run a successful business and stand out from the crowded marketplace, you’ll have to build your brand up against competition by coming up with something different, valuable, consistent and more tangible. With right brand strategies 169

13 January, 2019 1:59 PM Former Goa Ranji Cricketer Rajesh Ghodge Collapses On Field, Dies In Hospital

The deceased cricketer had scored 30 runs and was at the non-striker's end when he collapsed. A 46-year-old former Goa Ranji cricketer Rajesh Ghodge collapsed on a cricket ground while playing a local tournament in Margao town in South Goa on Sunday afternoon and died soon at a local hospital, organisers of the tourney said. The deceased cricketer had scored 126

12 January, 2019 4:37 PM Sushma Swaraj meets Uzbekistan FM Abdulaziz Kamilov; to attend India-Central Asia Dialogue

Swaraj arrived in the ancient city of Samarkand on Saturday on a two-day visit to Uzbekistan to attend the first India-Central Asia Dialogue. Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Saturday held talks with Uzbekistan Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov and discussed measures for stepping up bilateral cooperation in a number of areas, including 225

12 January, 2019 8:20 AM Centre to launch technology challenge to address housing shortage

To address the issues related to housing shortage in a time-bound manner, the Centre will launch the 'Global Housing Technology Challenge' here on Monday, officials said. Union Housing and Urban Affairs (HUA) Minister Hardeep Singh Puri will launch the initiative under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban (PMAY-U), Ministry Secretary Durga Shanker Mishra 101

11 January, 2019 11:21 AM Saudi Arabia issues 2.6 million Umrah visas

Up till now, 2.250 million pilgrims have entered the kingdom to perform Umrah. Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has granted 2.664 million visas for pilgrims to perform Umrah this year, a 2.79 per cent up over the corresponding period last year, according to official statistics released on Friday. Up till now, 2.250 million pilgrims have entered the kingdom to perform 130

10 January, 2019 9:18 AM Gandhi-Pawar seat-sharing talks 'inconclusive': NCP leader

A seat-sharing talks between Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and NCP supremo Sharad Pawar on January 9 remained inconclusive as there was no consensus on the eight Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra, a senior NCP leader on January 10 said. According to the leader, who is privy to the talks, Congress general secretary Mallikarjun Kharge and senior NCP leader 180