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Monthly Archives: September, 2015

Mumbai airport, Taj Hotel terror threat calls turn out as hoax

By NewsGram Staff Writer Mumbai: Officials on Tuesday, stated that the terror threats to the Mumbai domestic and international airports and the adjacent Taj Hotel...

Online portal launched for construction NOC around protected monuments

By NewsGram Staff Writer New Delhi: Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma on Tuesday rolled out an online portal to get a 'no objection certificate' (NOC)...

Concrete that absorbs water up to 4000 liters in 60 seconds may prevent floods

By NewsGram Staff-Writer New Delhi: Every year Indian cities witness a flooding of streets, parks, and highways during rainy seasons. Flooding is especially severe in...

India leapfrogs US, China in foreign direct investment destination list

NewsGram Staff Writer NEW DELHI: India has climbed atop the foreign direct investment league table, leapfrogging China and the United States. A ranking of the top...

20th Beidou navigation satellite launched by China

NewsGram Staff Writer Beijing: China, on Wednesday, launched a new-generation satellite into orbit that will assist its global navigation and positioning network. Launched from Xichang Satellite...

Obama declares ‘long-term campaign’ against IS

NewsGram Staff Writer United Nations: Acknowledging that annihilating the terrorist outfit Islamic State (IS) would be a “long-term campaign”, US President Barack Obama reiterated his...

Coal continues to be the mainstay of power in India: Piyush Goyal

NewsGram Staff Writer New Delhi: Claiming on Tuesday that India would be a country of largely modern and efficient coal based plants by 2030, Power...

Uma Bharati asks WAPCOS to join ‘Namami Gange’

NewsGram Staff Writer New Delhi: Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati on Tuesday asked the public sector premier consultancy organization WAPCOS Ltd to extend its services...

Lalu, Modi sued on orders from Election Commission

NewsGram Staff Writer Patna/Sasaram: RJD supremo Lalu Prasad and BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi have been booked on Tuesday on the orders of the Election...

Airing of Indian TV channels resumes in Nepal

NewsGram Staff Writer Kathmandu: At a time when India welcomed the move initiated by the three political majors in Nepal to hold talks with Madhesi...

Nitish lures young voters with cash credit card

NewsGram Staff Writer Nawada: While addressing a public rally at Warisaliganj, about 23km from here, Chief minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday made a plethora of...

Telangana Democratic Front denied permission to hold rally

NewsGram Staff Writer Hyderabad:  Hyderabad police rejected the application by Telangana Democratic Front (TDF) to organize a rally “chalo assembly” on Wednesday on grounds that...

‘I will fight for the backwards, even if they hang me for it’: Lalu

Patna: A day after the BJP and its allies slammed RJD chief Lalu Prasad for saying the upcoming assembly polls would be a "backward...

Rise in ISIS interest in state worries Assam police

By NewsGram Staff Writer Guwahati: A rise in jihadi activities has the Assam Police worried about international Islamist terrorist outfits like the IS (Islamic State)...

Buddhism heritage shared by India, Japan: Rijiju

New Delhi: India and Japan share the important heritage of Buddhism, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said on Tuesday. Addressing a parliamentary delegation...

Telangana legislature rocked by farmer suicides

Hyderabad: The spate of suicides by farmers in Telangana rocked both houses of the state legislature on Tuesday. Voicing concern over the suicides, the state...

Farmer suicide: Telangana farmer climbs phone tower, threatens to jump

Hyderabad: Highlighting the desperation of debt ridden farmers in Telangana, a debt-hit farmer climbed a cell phone tower in front of the Telangana assembly...

Rajnath Singh wants state-wise strategies to combat terrorism

Panaji: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the states would have to formulate their own strategies to combat terrorism. He was speaking at the...

Telenor takes up six-month paid maternity leave policy

By NewsGram staff writer New Delhi: Telenor India adopted a six-month maternity leave policy aiming to create an equitable work-life balance for employees. This will...

India launches India-Africa ICT Expo 2015 in Kenya

Nairobi: Ahead of the India Africa Forum Summit in New Delhi in October, India launched the first India-Africa ICT Expo here in the Kenyan...

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Dr. Cheddi Jagan, Guyana, Marxism, Race, Politics And The USA: Part 2

By Indo-Caribbean Cultural Centre reporter MOHAN RAGBEER said (continued): “This irritated the State Department/CIA, but they remained ignorant, despite corrections, and so anti-communist (the Cold War...

Guyana Government Closes Chapter On Dr. Rodney’s Death – Time To Reopen The 1964 Wismar Ethnic Cleansing Atrocity

By Dr. Kumar Mahabir The government of Guyana should be highly commended for honoring Dr. Walter Rodney, who was killed in a bomb blast on...

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By Mark Richter If you ask a few broadband internet users about satellite internet connection, the reviews would probably not be good because of lower...

Idleness Might Take A Toll On Children’s Minds During COVID Lockdowns

By Salil Gewali Just about two weeks back I was coincidentally confronted with the most contrasting situation in a market. On the one hand a...