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11 January, 2019 11:40 AM ISRO Says Gaganyaan Manned Space Mission Launch Set for December 2021

India's maiden manned space mission ''Gaganyaan'' is set for December 2021 launch and is likely to include a woman astronaut, Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman K Sivan said Friday. Gearing up for the mission, announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the ISRO has set up a new centre to facilitate the manned voyage involving a three-member 174

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 117

11 January, 2019 10:26 AM Delhi School Of Journalism May Soon Start Courses For Working Journalists

Delhi School of Journalism (DSJ) may start short-term courses for working journalists from the upcoming academic session, as was originally provisioned in the ordinance under which the school was established, an official from the university has said. The newly-established school which is running its second batch for a five-year integrated course in Masters 152

11 January, 2019 10:22 AM Lohri 2019: Date, History, Celebration, Significance Of Lohri

Lohri, the Punjabi harvest festival, falls on January 13, Sunday, this year. It is a celebration of the winter crop season. Sun deity, surya, is also remembered on this day. Lohri is observed just a night before Makar Sankranti, a festival that marks the end of the month with the winter solstice and beginning of longer days. The festival is mainly celebrated 147

11 January, 2019 9:54 AM Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted in journalist murder case; sentencing on January 17

The head of the Sirsa-based sect is already serving a 20-year sentence for raping two women followers. PANCHKULA: Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim and three other persons were convicted for murdering journalist Ram Chander Chhatarpati by a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Court in Panchkula on Friday afternoon. The sentencing will be pronounced 103

11 January, 2019 9:35 AM Special status for Andhra Pradesh if voted to power: Rahul Gandhi tells workers in Dubai

Congress President Rahul Gandhi said on Friday that his party will grant special category status to Andhra Pradesh if voted to power in the upcoming general elections. Gandhi, who is in the UAE on a two-day visit, addressed a gathering of Indian workers at the Labour Colony in Dubai. "As soon as our government comes to power, we will give special status 181

11 January, 2019 9:13 AM S H Kelkar rises 4% on appeal against I-T tax demand

Share price of S H Kelkar & Company rose 4 percent intraday Friday after company's subsidiary appealed against I-T department's order of tax demand. Keva Fragrances, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company has received an assessment order under Section 143(3) of the Income Tax Act, 1961 for the Assessment Year 2016-17 with a demand of Rs 137.95 crores 119

11 January, 2019 8:46 AM Philippines won't buy military equipment from US: Duterte

MANILA: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterete has said his country won`t buy any more weapons from the US after it threatened to impose sanctions on nations purchasing Russian military equipment, authorities said on Friday. In an address to soldiers in Bulacan province on Thursday night, Duterte said he would not agree to buy equipment from the US as it had been among 135

11 January, 2019 8:23 AM Sejal Sharma, Khushi Mishra, and Shubham Chandna in Star Plus’ Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji

MUMBAI: Star Plus is welcoming the new year on a happy note by bringing a new show titled Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji. Gul Khan and Nilanjana Purkayasstha’s show will revolve around the central character, the ever bubbly Happy Mehra played by Jasmin Bhasin. India’s Next Superstar fame Ansh Bagri is paired opposite Jasmin. According to our sources, the makers 134

11 January, 2019 7:55 AM Hotstar Pulls Hardik Pandya’s Koffee with Karan Episode Following Controversy Over Misogynistic Remarks

Hotstar has pulled the latest episode of Karan Johar-hosted talk show Koffee with Karan, which featured Indian cricket team members K.L. Rahul and Hardik Pandya, over the controversy generated by Pandya's misogynistic remarks that has drawn the ire of social media users, which brought out an apology from the 25-year-old cricketer. The incident has subsequently 141