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Research endeavours must advance realms New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS): President Pranab Mukherjee has said that research endeavours must advance the realms of knowledge and improve the lives of the common man in a video message on the occasion of the presentation of Infosys Prize 2014 organized by the Infosys Science Foundation in Kolkata. 06-Jan-2015
Modi pays tribute to Tata Group founder New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid tribute to the founder of the Tata Group, Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata, saying that those who create history, without seeking or holding power, are truly great. 06-Jan-2015
J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire again Jammu, Jan 6 (IBNS): In a fresh ceasefire violation, the Pakistani troops once again resorted to heavy firing at five Border Security Force (BSF) posts in Jammu's Hiranagar sector and two BSF posts and civilians in Kathua sector on Tuesday, reports said. 06-Jan-2015
Railway Minister flags off Santragachi-A Kolkata, Jan 6 (IBNS) The Union Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off the Ananad Vihar-Santragachi Weekly Superfast Express along with two other trains from Anand Vihar on Tuesday. 06-Jan-2015
Abhishek Banerjee's attacker charged wit Kolkata, Jan 6 (IBNS): Attacker of Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee has been charged with attempt to murder. 06-Jan-2015
India attempts to divert attention from Islamabad, Jan 6 (IBNS): Pakistan on Tuesday rejected India allegations regarding "terror boat" and said continuous unprovoked firing and targeting of civilians by India was an attempt by the Asian nation to distract their mission to eradicate terrorism from the country. 06-Jan-2015
Israel to participate in Vibrant Gujarat New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS): Israel's Agriculture Minister Yair Shamir will lead the Israeli delegation to the seventh edition of the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Summit, a statement by Israel Embassy said. 06-Jan-2015
Guyana President arrives India Wednesday New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS) President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana . Donald Rabindranauth Ramotar will arrive the capital on Wednesday on a six-day visit to the country from January 7 to 12. 06-Jan-2015
I am stunned to hear of murder case: Tha London/Islamabad, Jan 6 (IBNS): Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said he was stunned to hear that the Delhi Police have filed a case of murder in connection to the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar last year. 06-Jan-2015
Modi calls for time-bound action to stop New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called for time-bound, swift action and single-minded focus to stop pollution of the Ganga. 06-Jan-2015
We will not remain silent if they target Jammu, Jan 6 (IBNS): Amid ceasefire violations, Border Security Force (BSF) Director General D.K. Pathak on Tuesday said they will respond if Pakistan targeted them. 06-Jan-2015
Four year old survives miraculously afte Ahmedabad, Jan 6 (IBNS) A four-year-old in Gujarat had a miraculous escape after she fell from the roof of a four-storey building and yet survived with minor injuries. 06-Jan-2015
Delhi police file murder case in Sunanda New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS): Delhi Police has filed a murder case in the mysterious death of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, a socialite and businesswoman who died of suspected poisoning. 06-Jan-2015
Army conducting land yachting expedition New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS) A Land Yachting Expedition is being conducted at Rann of Kutch in Gujarat to mark the 22nd Corps Day of Army Air Defence. 06-Jan-2015
Thailand: Ex-Punjab CM Beant assassin ar Bangkok, Jan 6 (IBNS) The Thai police have arrested a key convict in the assassination of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh, media reports said on Tuesday. 06-Jan-2015
Bomb scare in West Bengal bus Jalpaiguri, Jan 6 (IBNS): A bomb scare broke out in West Bengal’s Jalpaiguri district on Tuesday when passengers were travelling in a state-run bus, media reports said. 06-Jan-2015
Constable arrested for Badaun rape case Bareilly, Jan 6 (IBNS): One of the two constables accused of raping a 14-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun last week was arrested on Monday night, media reports said. 06-Jan-2015
JU: Students start hunger strike to remo Kolkata, Jan 6 (IBNS): The student versus Vice-chancellor conflict continued to rage on the campus of Jadavpur University in the New Year with some students resorting to hunger strike from Monday night. 06-Jan-2015
NRS lynching: Four medical students arre Kolkata, Jan 6 (IBNS): The Kolkata Police on Monday night arrested four students of Nil Ratan Sarkar (NRS) College and Hospital in connection with the Korpan Shah murder case. 06-Jan-2015
Woman from Bengal allegedly gang-raped i Muzaffarpur, Jan 1 (IBNS): A 30-year-old woman from West Bengal was allegedly gang-raped by five men in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district on Sunday night, media reports said. 06-Jan-2015
Five trade unions go on five-day strike New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS): Five key trade unions shut down production at all coalfields of Coal India Limited (CIL) for five days beginning on Tuesday, media reports said. 06-Jan-2015
Over 10,000 residents displaced after he Jammu, Jan 6 (IBNS): In a ceasefire violation, Pakistani troops continued to fire from across the international border in Jammu and Kashmir targeting Border Security Force (BSF) posts on Monday night, media reports said. 06-Jan-2015
Abhishek Banerjee 'forgives' his attacke Kolkata, Jan 5 (IBNS): Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee on Monday said he has forgiven the 'perpetrator' who had attacked him in a public meeting at Chandipur in East Midnapore district on Sunday. 05-Jan-2015
Indian Railways runs additional trip of New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS) The Ministry of Railways in consultation with the concerned Government agencies has decided to run one additional trip of Kolkata-Dhaka Cantonment Maitree Express each week. 05-Jan-2015
Modi, Rajnath greet Murli Manohar Joshi New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Murli Manohar Joshi turned 81 years on Monday. 05-Jan-2015
Strengthen criminal justice system: HM t New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said he has asked all the Chief Ministers to strengthen the criminal justice system in their states in order to deal with the issue of crimes against women. 05-Jan-2015
Proposal to proceed with auction in 800 New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS) The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday approved the proposal of the Department of Telecom to proceed with auction in 800, 900 & 1800 MHz bands. 05-Jan-2015
Modi calls for energy conservation with New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday described the LED bulb as a 'Prakash Path'-'way to light', as he launched a scheme for LED bulb distribution under the domestic efficient lighting programme in Delhi; and a National Programme for LED-based Home and Street Lighting. 05-Jan-2015
J&K: Pak violates ceasefire again, one B Katua, Jan 5 (IBNS): In a fresh ceasefire violation, Pakistani forces on Monday fired at Indian posts along the International Border in Hiranagar sector of Kathua district in Jammu and Kashmir, killing one Border Security Force (BSF) jawan. 05-Jan-2015
Youth throws shoe at Bihar Chief Ministe Patna, Jan 5 (IBNS) A youth in Patna on Monday threw a shoe at Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi while he was meeting people to listen to their problems. The shoe missed him though. 05-Jan-2015
Two Indian fishing boats held by Pak ag Rajkot/ New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS) Three days after a suspected Pakistani fishing boat blew itself up in the Arabian sea, two Indian fishing vessels with 12 occupants were reportedly apprehended by Pakistan's Maritime Security Agency (MSA) off the Gujarat coast on Sunday, said media reports. 05-Jan-2015
Indian workers in Sri Lanka will be brou New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS) India on Monday said that 77 contractual workers stranded in Sri Lanka are not being held captive by a private steel company they were working for, but were caught in a labour issue and would be brought back soon. 05-Jan-2015
Men in Pak boat that blew up were suspec New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS) Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said the men who were in a boat -reportedly from Pakistan- that blew itself up near the Gujarat coast were suspected terrorists since they chose to commit suicide instead of surrendering. 05-Jan-2015
Chhattisgarh: Eunuch wins mayoral electi Raigarh, Jan 4 (IBNS) Creating history, a eunuch won the Mayor's election in Chhattisgarh's Raigarh Municipal Corporation on Sunday. 04-Jan-2015
Kolkata: Presidency University student f Kolkata, Jan 4 (IBNS) A student of Kolkata's prestigious Presidency University was found dead at a house in the city on Sunday, the police said. 04-Jan-2015
Poachers kill rhino in Kaziranga Guwahati, Jan 4 (IBNS) : Poachers killed a rhino in Assam's Kaziranga National Park (KNP) on Sunday and managed to flee from the spot with its horn. 04-Jan-2015
Two NDFB (S) militants nab in Assam Guwahati, Jan 4 (IBNS): The security forces apprehended two hardcore militants belonging to the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Sangbijit) from a remote area of Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border on Saturday, police said on Sunday . 04-Jan-2015
Mamata nephew TMC MP slapped by youth at Kolkata, Jan 4 (IBNS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's nephew and Trinamool Congress parliamentarian Abhishek Banerjee was slapped on Sunday at a public meeting in East Midnapore by a youth while he was addressing people, triggering chaos and assault of the attacker by TMC supporters. 04-Jan-2015
Japan tourist gangrape: Union minister c Gaya, Jan 4 (IBNS): Days after a Japanese tourist was allegedly gangraped by five men in Gaya, Union Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma has termed the incident as a dent on India's image. 04-Jan-2015
'Make in India' initiative touches 2.1 b New Delhi, Jan 4 (IBNS): The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) led Make in India (MII) initiative, has become the largest and fastest growing government initiative ever, on digital leaving behind every other government department like MEA (Ministry of External Affairs), Home Ministry or the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, a government statement claimed. 04-Jan-2015
PM greets nation on Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi New Delhi, Jan 4 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted the people on the auspicious occasion of Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi. 04-Jan-2015
Hijack alert issued for Delhi-Kabul Air New Delhi, Jan 4 (IBNS): The Intelligence Bureau on Sunday issued an alert about a possible hijack attempt on the Air India flight going to Kabul in Afghanistan. 04-Jan-2015
Mumbai: Tamils protest outside Salman's Mumbai, Jab 4 (IBNS): Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has landed himself in yet another row as Tamil groups protested outside his Mumbai residence on Sunday, criticising the actor for campaigning for Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa. 04-Jan-2015
Rajasthan govt cancels mutation of land Jaipur, Jan 4 (IBNS): The Rajasthan government has cancelled the mutation of a part of land purchased by Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's company Skylight Hospitality Private Limited in Bikaner district, officials said on Sunday. 04-Jan-2015
MK Stalin offers to quit DMK? Chennai, Jan 4 (IBNS): With his supporters wanting him to play a larger role in the party, DMK chief M Karunanidhi's son and party treasurer MK Stalin on Sunday offered to resign from the party, media reports said. 04-Jan-2015
India searches for second Pakistani boat Neew Delhi, Jan 4 (IBNS): In a probable aversion of another 26/11 like attack, India is now on lookout for a second boat which came from Karachi along the same time as the suspicious Pakistani boat, that blew itself up near the Gujarat coast on the new year's eve, appeared, reports said. 04-Jan-2015
J&K: 2 Army jawans, 1 woman killed in Pa Jammu, Jan 4 (IBNS): Continuous ceasefire violations along the border area and security outposts in Jammu and Kashmir killed two Army jawans on Saturday along with a woman while injuring 11 after the Pakistani side targetted some villages here. 04-Jan-2015
All party delegation can Come and see my Kolkata, Jan 3 (IBNS): Arrested Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader and West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra on Saturday said an all-party delegation could visit the jail in which he is lodged if they wanted to check the condition in which he is staying in the prison. 03-Jan-2015
Sushma rejects Pakistan's allegations New Delhi, Jan 3 (IBNS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday dismissed Pakistan's allegation over the killing of Pakistan Rangers and said the country could not accept any contentions made in Advisor to the Prime Minister of Pakistan on National Security and Foreign Affairs' letter. 03-Jan-2015
Media should provide good and truthful n Mumbai, Jan 3 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Saturday said that people were looking at media to provide "good news and truthful news." 03-Jan-2015
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