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Neck to neck action in Subroto Cup U17 boys' semis
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The semi-finals of the U17 Boys category of the Subroto Cup International Football Tournament witnessed some neck to neck action.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
Chinese Manja disrupts Delhi Metro train service
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The Chinese Manja that has claimed two lives in the national capital in the past two months, on Sunday affected the Metro train services in the Red Line section.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
An era of 'super emergency' exists now: Mamata
Kolkata, Sep 15 (IANS) In a barb at the Narendra Modi government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said the country was now passing through the era of "super emergency" and urged all to do their bit in protecting the rights and freedoms that the constitution guarantees.
2019-09-15
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Scindia holds show of strength in Indore
Indore, Sep 15 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Jyotiraditya Scindia turned his visit on Sunday to this Madhya Pradesh city into a show of strength with his supporters thronging the dais to meet him. One supporter jostling for a selfie even fell of the stage and suffered a minor injury. ­ ­ ­
2019-09-15
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics
12 killed, 30 missing as boat capsizes in Godavari (2nd Lead)
Visakhapatnam, Sep 15 (IANS) A pleasure trip turned into tragedy for many families as a boat with over 60 tourists capsized in swollen Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district on Sunday, killing 12 persons while at least 30 went missing.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Patna Pirates beat Puneri Paltan 55-33
Pune, Sep 15 (IANS) Pardeep Narwal was the star player for three-time champions Patna Pirates as they beat home team Puneri Paltan 55-33 in a Pro Kabaddi League match at Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex here on Sunday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Other Sports
Dabang Delhi beat Gujarat Fortunegiants 34-30
Pune, Sep 15 (IANS) Naveen Kumar was once again the hero for Dabang Delhi K.C. as they beat Gujarat Fortunegiants 34-30 in a Pro Kabaddi League match at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex here on Sunday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Other Sports
Without RSS, Hindustan wouldn't exist: BJP's Raj chief
Jaipur, Sep 15 (IANS) The RSS is not just an institution but a "revolution which has the strength to change country and the world", BJP's newly-appointed Rajasthan unit President Satish Poonia said on Sunday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Army deployed for flood relief in Kota, Jhalawar
Jaipur, Sep 15 (IANS) The army has deputed its flood relief columns of the Sapta Shakti Command in the Kota and Jhalawar districts of Rajasthan following heavy rains on Saturday and Sunday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Defence/Security,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
Beware! 25 cameras across Delhi to detect over speeding
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Steep fines are raining ever since the new traffic norms have kicked in. And now, the government is beefing up its road infrastructure to detect more traffic violations.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society
RSS chief to open up to foreign media on Sept 24
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) In an attempt to dispel misconceptions, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat is expected to interact with foreign media here on September 24.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Media,Politics
ISL newbies Odisha FC unveil official logo
Bhubaneswar, Sep 15 (IANS) Odisha FC, the franchise which replaces Delhi Dynamos in the upcoming edition of the Indian Super League (ISL), on Sunday tweeted a video to unveil its official logo.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Orissa,Sports,Football
Need to create more awareness on mental health: Deepika
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Bollywood star Deepika Padukone, who has openly spoken about her battle with depression at the peak of her career, is happy that a conversation on mental health has opened up but agrees there is still a long way to go in terms of creating more awareness.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National
CAB bans U-13 player, academy for age fraud
Kolkata, Sep 15 (IANS) The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has handed a two-year ban to Under 13 player Nitesh Chowdhury and one year suspension to Abdul Masood Cricket Academy here for being involved in an incident related to age fraud.
2019-09-15
Category: India, West Bengal,Sports,Cricket
Former INLD chief of Haryana joins Congress
New Delhi Sep 15 (IANS) Ahead of the Haryana Assembly elections, the Congress received a boost as Ashok Arora, former state unit chief of the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), joined the party along with two former MLAs Pradeep Chowdhary and Subhash Goyal, here on Sunday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
First India vs S.Africa T20I abandoned due to rain
Dharamsala, Sep 15 (IANS) The first T20I between India and South Africa that was to be played here at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) stadium on Sunday was abandoned without a ball played due to rain.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,Sports,Cricket
Gaurav Gill makes his mark in Rally of Turkey
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Indias top rally driver Gaurav Gill won commendations from his co-competitors in the World Rally Championship for overcoming mechanical failures and a series of punctures in the grueling Rally of Turkey before it all ended in heartbreak for him and the country late on Sunday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
India golfers selected for World Amateur Golf Championship
Bengaluru, Sep 15 (IANS) Four golfers from Bengaluru and one from Delhi, earned the rights to represent India at the World Amateur Golfers Championship (WAGC) in Borneo, Malaysia, in late October, as the 11th Karnataka Golf Festival (KGF) concluded at the Karnataka Golf Association (KGA) course here on Sunday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Golf
Players should prove themselves before World T20: Kohli
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said that players getting a chance in the team before the ICC World T20, scheduled to be held next year, will have to prove themselves in a short span of time as the team management is trying to figure out a perfect balance before the mega event.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Pankaj Advani win his 22nd world billiards title
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Indias most consistent sportsperson Pankaj Advani has won his 22nd world title for his country. Since returning for national duty from a brief stint in the UK in 2014, Pankaj has brought home a world title every year in billiards or snooker, or both.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Other Sports
Week ahead would trade with positive bias (Column: Market Watch)
The week saw markets making some gains and confidence returning. US and China relations too improved, with China taking the first step by agreeing to buy US farm produce and removing the duties that were slapped by them. In reciprocation US deferred the increase in duties that were to happen. All this leads to hope that the US-China trade dispute would get resolved sooner than later.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Punjab,Business/Economy,Opinion/Commentary
Punjab govt urges farmers to shun stubble burning
Chandigarh, Sep 15 (IANS) Urging the farmers to refrain from burning paddy stubble, the Punjab government on Sunday appealed to the farmers to follow the philosophy of Guru Nanak Dev in reverence of 550th Prakash Purb celebrations of the first Sikh guru.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Punjab,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Goan Civil Code a shining example of Indian democracy
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) It is a unique case in Indian jurisprudence when a colonial-era law was assimilated into the independent country's legal system for the development of its society. Goa, as the new sovereign, decided to follow the Common Civil Code laid down by Portuguese, to emerge as a shining example of an Indian state which applies a civil code to all regardless of religion.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Azad moves SC over Kashmir curbs, plea to be heard on Monday
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad has filed a petition in the Supreme Court over the Kashmir issue.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Indian-US troops shake a leg together
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) American soldiers danced along with their Indian counterparts while rhyming the Assam Regiment's marching song, 'Badluram ka badan zameen ke neeche hai' during a joint military exercise in the US.
2019-09-15
Category: International, India,National,Defence/Security
Farhan Saeed tells Salim Merchant to #stopstealing songs
Mumbai, Sep 15 (IANS) Farhan Saeed, a former member of Pakistan's popular band Jal, has slammed Salim Merchant for copying his song "Roiyaan". However, the Indian singer-composer called it a "mere coincidence".
2019-09-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Haryana Cong feud intensifies as polls approach
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The feud between former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and former state party unit chief Ashok Tanwar is intensifying with Tanwar not responding to calls from the new Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) President Kumari Selja.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Seven youths of a family drown in UP's Shamli
Shamli, Sep 15 (IANS) In a tragic incident, seven youths belonging to one family drowned in the swollen Yamuna River in Kairana in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district on Sunday, police said.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Hemant Soren sends legal notice to Jharkhand CM
Ranchi, Sep 15 (IANS) Former Chief Minister of Jharkhand and Leader of Opposition Hemant Soren has served legal notice to Chief Minister Raghubar Das and has asked him to withdraw allegations of corruption against him.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Maradu crisis deepens, flat owners begin hunger strike
Kochi, Sep 15 (IANS) While the time is running out for the flat owners in the posh Maradu apartment complex, to be demolished by Friday as per the Supreme Court order, the builders have washed their hands off it and the Kerala government has convened an all-party meeting in Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Kerala,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
200-year-old records in Gaya help families trace their ancestors
Gaya, Sep 15 (IANS) Want to perform the salvation rituals (pind-daan) for your ancestors in Bihar's Gaya during Pitrupaksha (the Hindu month to remember the dead), but don't know their name? Don't worry. The priests (pandas) here can help you trace your ancestors back several generations, provided one of them has visited this town to perform the pind-daan of his forefathers.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Bihar,National,IANS Life
UP to build $1tn economy with help from LLM-Lucknow: Yogi
Lucknow, Sep 15 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday said that with the help of IIM-Lucknow, he planned to achieve the goal of a $1 trillion economy for the state.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Seven killed as tourist boat capsizes in Godavari
Visakhapatnam, Sep 15 (IANS) At least seven persons were killed and many others were missing as a boat with about 60 tourists capsized in Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district on Sunday, officials said.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Tiger shot longest one-shot hand-to-hand combat scene: 'War' director
Mumbai, Sep 15 (IANS) Actor Tiger Shroff has shot the longest single-shot action sequence for "War", director Siddharth Anand said.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
How Swachh Bharat Mission helped millions live with dignity
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Launched five years ago, the Swachh Bharat Mission announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on the verge making India a completely open defecation free (ODF), enabling people to embrace change and live their lives with dignity.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Human Interest/Society
Samajwadi Party sees gain in Shivpal's weakness
Lucknow, Sep 15 (IANS) Following the Samajwadi Party's defeat in this year's Lok Sabha elections, it was expected that the Yadav family feud would be settled and Akhilesh Yadav would finally come to terms with his uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Swapna Barman gears up for 2020 Olympics
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANSlife) Arjuna Award winner Swapna Barman, who became India's first heptathlete to win a gold medal at the Asian Games in 2018, is gearing up for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and plans to work on her strategy.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,IANS Life,Athletics
Tata, Vedanta mining leases end in March; Govt for fresh auctions
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) In a setback for the mining industry, the government is set to reject a proposal to extend non-captive mining leases of companies that are expiring after completing 50 year period in March, 2020.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
Pak steps up infiltration bids, FATF watching
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) As Pakistan scales up its efforts to push terrorists across the Line of Control (LoC) into Jammu and Kashmir, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), an international watchdog on terror activities, is watching.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National
Cox & Kings and the family of wealth destroyers
Mumbai, Sep 15 (IANS) Apart from the general weakness in the financial markets at present, sharp fall in some prominent stocks have taken retail investors by surprise.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
Apple TV+ has mammoth task to enter Indian living rooms
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The announcement of a cheaper Apple TV+ subscription -- Rs 99 per month in India -- has left the over-the-top (OTT) players a bit concerned but unless Apple strengthens its device ecosystem in the country, the real threat to players like Netflix, Amazon Prime or even the domestic players is still not there.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National
Buddhist carnival in Leh monastery to see minimum plastic use
Leh, Sep 15 (IANS) A grand carnival of Buddhist spirituality, culture and tradition beginning at the 17th century Hemis monastery of Drukpa lineage here on Monday will see the minimum use of single-use plastic with an aim to reduce carbon footprints in the Himalayas, organisers said on Sunday.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Himachal Pradesh,National
Human progress will be incomplete without innovative zeal: Modi
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid tribute to Bharat Ratna M. Visvesvaraya on his birth anniversary and greeted the nation on the occasion of Engineers Day saying that human progress would be incomplete without their innovative zeal.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Security beefed up along the LoC over Pak's aggressive stance
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) The Indian Army has intensified its presence along the Line of Control (LoC) in view of Pakistan's increased aggressive posture along with direct and indirect threats of war ever since Parliament ended special status of Jammu and Kashmir on August 6.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National
Indians wake up to benefits of 'desi ghee' for stronger bones
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) All the members of New Delhi-based S. Rahul's family are health-conscious. That's the reason why olive oil bottles, often perceived to be a healthier option compared to other cooking oils, made way to their kitchen. Three years ago, this family made a switch to "desi ghee" (clarified butter), again apparently because of its health benefits.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
Govt focusing on development of J&K, terrorists creating hurdles
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) After ending the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, the central government has been focusing on implementing various developmental schemes but terror groups are creating hurdles by threatening people and stopping them from carrying out normal day-to-day activities.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National
Security forces maintain dominance in J&K as Pak attempts to disturb peace
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Despite Pakistans desperate attempts to fuel trouble in Jammu and Kashmir, security forces have maintained dominance on the situation there ever since the states special status was abolished about 40 days back.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Delhi,National
11 UP districts report 'deadly' malaria strain
Lucknow, Sep 15 (IANS) Eleven districts in Uttar Pradesh have reported cases of the 'deadly' plasmodium falciparum (PF) malaria this year.
2019-09-15
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Backing martyred soldiers' families national duty: Rajnath
Surat, Sep 14 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said it is "our national duty to stand by the families of martyred soldiers".
2019-09-14
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Yogi transfers five officers for neglecting work
Chitrakoot, Sep 14 (IANS) UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has transferred five officers -- Chief Medical Superintendent, Chief Medical Officer and three Sub-Divisional Magistrates -- for negligence during his visit to the Chitrakoot district on Saturday.
2019-09-14
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine,Politics