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Sensex ends marginally higher amid volatility (Week Review)
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) Domestic stock markets continued its ups and downs this week, albeit Sensex closed with a slight gain. However, Nifty remained below last week's closing.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Maharashtra,Business/Economy
AirPods Pro: True silence becomes most beautiful sound
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Wireless Bluetooth earphones have come a long way but sound quality and surrounding noise have kept audiophiles a bit wary of those to date.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Lifestyle/Fashion,Technology
BJP insulting people without knowing reality: Congress
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) The Congress on Saturday slammed the BJP over an Union minister's statement rejecting opposition's charge of economic slowdown and said the party was insulting the people without knowing the reality of the country.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Punjab youth to get special national award
Chandigarh, Nov 16 (IANS) Yashveer Goyal, a differently-abled sportsperson and IT whiz kid from Bathinda, Punjab, has been selected for a national award to be given by President Ram Nath Kovind next month.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Punjab,National,Education
Firework
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANSlife) It was a star spangled welcome for pop icon Katy Perry in Mumbai last evening. Producer-director Karan Johar hosted a party in honour of the international sensation which saw Bollywood in full attendance. Perry is in Mumbai for her upcoming concert at the One Plus Music Festival.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Italian recipes for this winter
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANSlife) Italian food is one of the few global cuisines that Indians are truly obsessed with. Italian food regularly features on the dining tables of most urban Indian households, and more often than not, we fall back on pastas, pizzas and many more to satisfy our cravings for a good meal.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Hair care tips to prevent pollution damage
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANSlife) Air pollution can be harmful to skin, but equally to one's scalp and hair. Every minute bit of ash, dust, smoke and gaseous pollutants have the potential to damage the hair and scalp, causing irritation and damage. City-inhabitants who live in a highly air-polluted area are clearly at a higher risk of getting exposed to the pollutants.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
After final verdict, 1st set of 'shilas' reached Ayodhya
Ayodhya, Nov 16 (IANS) A group of pilgrims from Rameshwaram have reached Ayodhya with a set of shilas (bricks) and donated them to the Vishwa Hindu Parishads temple workshop here in Uttar Pradesh.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Indian Navy plane crashes in Goa, pilots safe
Panaji, Nov 16 (IANS) An Indian Navy aircraft crashed on Saturday a short distance from the Dabolim international airport, even as two pilots ejected to safety, an official said.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Goa,National,Defence/Security,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Goa top cop Pranab Nanda dies of cardiac arrest (2nd Lead)
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Pranab Nanda, one of country's most decorated police officers, who spent two decades in building India's intelligence set-up and enhancing its capability to meet the new emerging challenges, passed away on Friday night.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Lata Mangeshkar is doing 'good'
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar is on her way to recovery after being hospitalised for viral chest congestion and is "doing good" on Saturday.
2019-11-16
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
IIT-Madras suicide: Students protest, seek justice for Fathima
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Several students of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, on Friday staged a protest demanding justice for Fathima Latheef, a first year student of the same institute, who was found hanging from the ceiling fan in her hostel room on November 9.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Deaths of two inmates rock Delhi prisons
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Two deaths were reported over the past one week in Delhi's prisons, where one inmate died under mysterious circumstances in Tihar jail while another undertrial prisoner from Rohini jail died after being admitted to a hospital. The deaths not only shocked the prisoners but also the jail administration.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Essar: SC allows plea of CoC, sets aside NCLAT ruling
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday allowed the plea of Committee of Creditors of Essar Steel India and set aside the NCLAT order on insolvency proceedings against the steel giant.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Uniform Civil Code demand to resonate at BJP, Sangh meet
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) It was November 23, 1948 when the Indian Constitution saw inclusion of Article 44. The article that even in 2019 has been unable to be implemented.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Social investment by mining cos dates back to pre DMF era
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The legacy in mining companies is still surviving no matter how much social and economic development mining companies in India bring. Mining is perhaps one of the few sectors that has played significant role in developing infrastructure in rural and tribal belt in India, by virtue of finding most of the minerals in deep rural and tribal areas. To obtain licence to operate from the people of region, mining companies have invested significantly to improve the lives of rural poor and build sustainable infrastructure in villages.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy,Human Interest/Society
Ball is in CM's court on Sabarimala: Kerala BJP
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 15 (IANS) Making its stand very clear, the Kerala unit of the BJP on Friday asked Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan not to mess up the Sabarimala issue and not attempt any "misadventure" like during the previous festival season in the wake of the Supreme Court's verdict referring the Sabarimala review pleas to a larger bench.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Kerala,National,Religion
Playback singer Geeta Mali killed in road accident
Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 15 (IANS) The Marathi film industry fraternity on Friday was devastated after well-known playback singer Geeta Mali was killed in a car crash on the Mumbai-Nashik highway a day ago.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,National
Mayank continues scintillating form, scores 3rd Test ton
Indore, Nov 15 (IANS) Opener Mayank Agarwal scored his third Test century during the second day of India's first Test against Bangladesh at the Holkar Cricket Stadium in Indore on Friday. This is also his third Test ton in four matches thus far and the Karnataka batsman has continued a scintillating run of form that has seen him smash over 700 runs in his eight-Test career.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,Sports,Cricket
SBI, PNB, IDBI set for recovery from bankrupt Essar Steel
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) The big win for lenders of bankrupt Essar Steel following the Supreme Court order on Friday has opened the doors for state-run banks like SBI, PNB, and IDBI Bank as well private banks like ICICI Bank and Edelwiess Asset Reconstruction Company to receive their recoveries from big cases under insolvency resolution.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy
Pune father-son kidnapped, held hostage for hours in Delhi
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) A businessman and his 11-year-old son from Pune, who had booked a cab through an app from New Delhi Railway Station for the Delhi airport, were kidnapped by the cab driver and his friends and held hostage for hours together before being dumped in the Kashmiri gate area.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Delhi: Most polluted city in the world on Friday
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Delhi has earned the dubious distinction of becoming the most polluted major city in the world with an air quality index (AQI) of 527 on Friday, as per data by Air Visual on the World AQI rankings.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Decision on Odd-Even extension on Monday: Kejriwal
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the government will take a decision on extension of the Odd-Even scheme on Monday.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Environment/Wildlife
Our judgements are not to be played with: SC judge
New Delhi, Nov 15 (IANS) "Tell them our judgements are not to be played with," Justice Rohinton Nariman of the Supreme Court told the Centre on Friday, a day after delivering a dissenting judgement in the Sabarimala temple review.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Rani Mukerji: 'Mardaani 2' has an important social message
Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) Rani Mukerji is all geared for "Mardaani 2", which she hopes that the entire nation watches as it is inspired by some very disturbing true events. The actress says the film has an important social message.
2019-11-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Amethi DM removed after Smriti's tweet
Lucknow, Nov 14 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government, on Thursday, removed the district magistrate of Amethi, Prashant Sharma from his post.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National
Ashwin picks 250th wicket at home; third after Kumble, Harbhajan
Indore, Nov 14 (IANS) India's spin spearhead R. Ashwin on Thursday became the third spinner after Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh to pick 250 wickets on Indian soil. He achieved the feat during the second session of the first Test against Bangladesh at the Holkar Cricket Stadium as he cleaned up skipper Mominul Haque for 37.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,Sports,Cricket
Mafia created sand scarcity, says Chandrababu Naidu
Vijayawada, Nov 14 (IANS) Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday alleged that the sand scarcity in the state was created by sand mafia which was active with the full support of Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
India's Oct wholesale price inflation eases to 0.16%
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) India's annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices eased to 0.16 per cent in October from 0.33 per cent in September, official data showed on Thursday.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,Business/Economy
SC dismisses review petition in Rafale deal
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court dismissed the review petition in the Rafale deal issue, saying "we found nothing in it", BJP leader and senior lawyer Ajay Agarwal said here on Thursday.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,National
Crunching numbers with peace
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANSlife) Young and middle-aged corporates in sharp suits and expensive watches are standing in a disciplined queue. But they wont be content with just an autograph. Most of them also want pictures with him. 'Him has no problem obliging. Its his moment. He is nothing short of a rockstar right now.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,Cinema/Showbiz,IANS Life,National
Venice flooded by highest tide in more than 50 years
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Venice has been hit by its highest tide in more than 50 years, leaving much of the Italian city under water and at least two persons dead, a media report said.
2019-11-14
Category: International, India,Environment/Wildlife
MHA yet to convince states, UTs on outsourcing summons
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) is trying to convince the states and union territories to outsource the service of issuing summons as most of them were found to be reluctant to start this initiative, sources said on Thursday.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Challenge is to leave behind legacy: U17 Women's WC director Roma Khanna
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Much like its male counterpart, the FIFA U17 Women's World Cup is not one of the most popular events among those that football's governing body conducts. However, the 2017 U17 World Cup that was held in India garnered record numbers which raises hopes for a similar showing at the 2020 edition of the Women's U17 World Cup which will be held in the country in just under a year's time.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Football
Lifestyle fixes to avoid diabetes
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANSlife) Diabetes is a condition that affects millions of Indians, but small lifestyle changes can help you tackle it.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
'Being natural is the most beautiful thing'
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANSlife) Vartika Singh was recently crowned with the title of Miss Diva Universe 2019 and is all set to represent India at the prestigious Miss Universe 2019. In a conversation with IANSlife, the 28-year-old beauty queen shares her beauty secret, regime and favourite make-up products.
2019-11-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
B'luru to witness first edition of Red Bull Ace of Dirt
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Red Bull Ace of Dirt, a first of its kind bike race comes to India where different off-road disciplines come together to compete in an elimination format to be the last man standing.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
79% Indians preparing western food in kitchens: Survey
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) At least 79 per cent Indians are preparing western food in their kitchens, at least once a week, which is mostly consumed during evening or dinner time as a full meal, a survey by market research firm Ipsos said on Wednesday.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
After angioplasty, Sanjay Raut discharged from hospital
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) After a three-day stint where he underwent an angioplasty, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut was discharged from Lilavati Hospital here on Wednesday afternoon.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Another TSRTC employee ends life; strike enters 40th day
Hyderabad, Nov 13 (IANS) Another employee of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) committed suicide while the indefinite strike entered 40th day on Wednesday.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Ordinance on registration of visitors with Meghalaya Guv
Shillong, Nov 13 (IANS) The Meghalaya government has sent the Meghalaya Residents Safety and Security (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019 to Governor Tathagata Roy for his approval, Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong said on Wednesday.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Meghalaya,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Going beyond cultural artefact
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANSlife) At the age of 42, Varuna Anand decided to be an entrepreneur and founded The Splendor of Kashmir (SOK) which endeavours to take the famed art of shawl making from Jammu and Kashmir to the admirers, both within India and overseas.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Maha's new political equations: Toying with their own T-20 formula?
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) With President's Rule in effect from Nov 12, Maharashtra politics shifted from high-tension to a relaxed mode and the main contenders for government formation breathed easy.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Why Anshula Kapoor is all about acts of kindness
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANSlife) Anshula Kapoor, the camera-shy member of the star-studded Boney Kapoor family, might not have gone the showbiz way, but her initiative Fankind digs out a more humane side of the glam world -- by raising money for causes, making fans meet their favourite celebrities, and gratifying the unseen acts of kindness admirers do for them.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Brewing the flavours of caffeine like a pro
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANSlife) We all have our go-to coffee, from cappuccinos, piccolos, flat whites, long blacks and lattes to flavoured coffees of hazelnut and caramel. If youre lactose intolerant or avoiding dairy, you may prefer cold brews. Either way, we all have our caffeine craving that only the brew closest to our palette can fix. Ever wondered how they were brewed?
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
5th India Art Festival from November 14
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANSlife) India Art Festival, an annual marketplace of the visual arts that aspires to democratize art, will kick off its fifth edition in the national capital from Thursday, where 450 artists from India and abroad will showcase their artworks in the show.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Shree Saini to raise $1m to solve drug menace in US
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANSlife) Indo-American Miss World America Washington Shree Saini will be raising $1 million to prevent deaths due to drug overdose in the United States.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
'Policy push needed to fight choked skies'
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANSlife) Delhis air quality index (AQI) has been soaring at dangerous levels, and as residents gasp for clean air, Barun Aggarwal, an air quality expert who has co-authored the book 'How To Grow Fresh Air, says that things will not improve until there is a policy push.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Shed toxins from your body with Ginseng tea
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANSlife) A busy lifestyle, high levels of pollution, and a greater inclination of snacking on unhealthy food, call for regular detoxification of the body.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life
Keep your coloured hair shining
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANSlife) Taking care of your coloured hair is one of the most crucial things if you want the hue to last for long without losing its shine. Hear it from experts at Nashi Argan who underline few points which must be kept in mind if you have got your hair coloured recently.
2019-11-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,IANS Life