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Monthly Archives: August, 2015

Home ministry discusses internal security, terrorism

New Delhi: The union home ministry on Saturday discussed issues related to internal security, threat from terrorism and ways and means to streamline the institutional...

Jack the Ripper murders: Body of last victim to be exhumed in light of new theory

By NewsGram Staff Writer In the wake of the release of a new theory on the identity of Jack the Ripper, the infamous Victorian murderer,...

Hoarding war intensifies between AAP, BJP

New Delhi: The BJP's Delhi unit on Saturday put up a series of hoardings across the national capital in which it criticized the Arvind Kejriwal-led...

Army honors two railwaymen who averted Dinanagar train blast

Jalandhar: The Indian Army on Saturday honored two railway employees who averted a major tragedy by spotting live bombs planted by terrorists on a...

Re-constructing the role of Mandir critical for Hinduism in US: Dr. Richard Benkin

By Nithin Sridhar Hinduism in US: Present and Future: Part 2  According to the recent PEW survey of religious demography in United States, the followers of...

Maggi will be back on shelves as soon as possible: Nestle India chief

New Delhi: Suresh Narayanan, the new India chief of the $97.5 billion Swiss processed food giant Nestle, on Saturday said the popular instant noodle...

India’s population to overtake China’s by 2022

New Delhi: India will overtake China as the world’s most populous nation by 2022, says a new UN report that revises its previous estimates,...

Politicising the military: A strategic blunder

India's armed forces, apart from their role of safeguarding the nation, provide a bright strand in the national fabric, which represents the ideals of...

Rs. 50,000 crore earmarked for 100 smart cities: Naidu

New Delhi: Union minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said that Rs.50,000 crore have been earmarked by the government to develop 100 smart cities...

Twitter news yet to gain popularity among traditional media

London: Despite its growing popularity, half of the most popular news on micro-blogging site Twitter are still not being covered by traditional news media...

In a first, Indian-American student baseball player to be honoured

New York: A rising baseball player Kumar Nambiar from Westchester county will be the first Indian-American student athlete to be honored as the "New York...

Differently- abled Keralite to swim 10km to raise funds

Alappuzha (Kerala):Disabled athlete E.D. Baburaj is determined to take part in the upcoming International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) World Games to be...

Eight killed in Turkish air strikes in Iraq

Baghdad: Eight people were killed and 10 wounded on Saturday in air strikes by Turkish warplanes in Iraq's semi-autonomous Kurdistan region, an official Kurdish...

Real Avenger: Udham Singh, freedom fighter who assassinated O’Dwyer, gets eulogised by Ska Vengers

By Aishwarya Nag Chaudhary Udham Singh, one of India’s lesser known freedom fighters, just got an unconventional tribute. It did not come in the form...

CBI raids jailed Bihar legislator’s residence

Patna:  A CBI team raided the official residence of Bihar's jailed ruling Janata Dal-United legislator Anant Singh here on Saturday, police said. "A team of...

TDP will continue to fight for special status to Andhra

Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday said TDP would continue its struggle till the central government accords special status to...

Mark Zuckerberg to be a father soon

New York: CEO of social networking giant Facebook Mark Zuckerberg declared that he and his wife Prisicilla are soon going to be parents to...

Congress weighing legal options before action against Nagaland MLAs

New Delhi: Even as the budget session of the Nagaland assembly is on, the Congress leadership in the capital is all set to take...

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on border

Jammu: India and Pakistan traded heavy fire on the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday after Pakistan Rangers resorted to unprovoked firing...

Pakistan becomes member of CERN

Islamabad: The European Organisation for Nuclear Research, known as CERN, has formally conferred its associate membership on Pakistan, following completion of required internal ratification...

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