India against peace talks with Taliban sans Afghan government (2 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Even as media reports cited the Russian Foreign Ministry as saying that Taliban was prepared to attend multilateral peace talks on Afghanistan in Moscow, sources here said on Wednesday that India is against any dialogue with the militant group without the presence of the Afghan government.
ICICI Bank, Kochhar have not filed for any settlement application, says SEBI (12 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Securities market regulator SEBI on Wednesday said that ICICI Bank and its MD and CEO Chanda Kochhar have not filed for any settlement application under the consent mechanism.
Government appoints MD & CEO in 10 PSU banks (16 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) The government has appointed Managing Directors and Chief Executives of 10 public sector banks (PSBs) including the Indian Bank and the Syndicate Bank, said an official on Wednesday.
'Crazy Rich Asians' India release pushed (Lead) (18 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) 'Crazy Rich Asians', which was scheduled to release in India on September 21, has been pushed. It will now release on October 5.
Stories dated 2018-09-19
Asia Cup: India overpower Pakistan by eight wickets (Lead) (28 minutes ago)
Dubai, Sep 19 (IANS) A strong bowling performance followed by some power-packed batting saw India thrash arch rivals Pakistan by eight wickets in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday.
UP farmers offer land for Jewar airport (28 minutes ago)
Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) Representatives of farmers from Jewar in Noida met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday and handed him letters agreeing to offer their land for the proposed Jewar international airport, an official said.
Karnataka minister cries foul over BJP's graft charges (23:44)
Bengaluru, Sep 19 (IANS) Accusing the BJP of trying to destabilise the coalition government in Karnataka, state's Water Resources Minister of the Congress D.K. Shivakumar on Wednesday cried foul over the graft charges levelled by the BJP against him and his party.
India happy with Maldives opposition floating joint presidential candidate (23:44)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Ahead of the presidential election to be held in the Maldives on Sunday, the Indian establishment is happy that the opposition parties in the Indian Ocean archipelago nation have put up a joint candidate against incumbent President Yameen Abdul Gayoom.
Man wanted in 3 murder cases held in Delhi (23:34)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) A 26-year-old man, accused in three murder cases, has been arrested, police said on Wednesday.
Asia Cup: India overpower Pakistan by eight wickets (23:10)
Dubai, Sep 19 (IANS) A strong bowling performance followed by some power packed batting saw India thrash arch-rivals Pakistan by eight wickets in their Group A clash of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Wednesday.
Important for women to become financially independent: Twinkle Khanna (23:05)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress-turned-author Twinkle Khanna, who has been vocal about several social issues especially those related to gender equality, believes that the best way for a woman to empower herself is through financial independence.
Shah, Nitish discusses seat sharing in Bihar (23:05)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Thursday held a discussion with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to work out a seat-sharing formula between the two NDA allies ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Alibaba's cloud services to help Kenya protect wildlife (22:54)
Hanghzhou (China), Sep 19 (IANS) China's e-tail giant Alibaba's computing arm would help Kenya to protect its wildlife in Africa using its cloud services, said an official at a technology conference here on Wednesday.
CCEA approves revised cost for safety of 198 dams (22:52)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved the revised cost estimate of Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) at Rs 3,466 crore for 198 dams in the country, an official statement said.
Ensure CPEC's safety, Xi tells Pak Army Chief (22:50)
By Gaurav Sharma
Beijing, Sep 19 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednsday told visiting Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa to ensure the safety of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the key artery of Beijing's ambitious Belt and Road connectivity project.
No Sushma-Qureshi meeting at UN (22:48)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) No meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has been scheduled yet on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) session later this month, it is learnt.
Jayalalithaa case:CCTV footages overwritten automatically, Apollo tells panel (22:38)
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) The CCTV recordings of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's stay in the hospital has been overwritten several times automatically, Apollo Hospitals has told the Justice A. Arumughaswamy Commission.
Bhagwat favours early construction of Ram temple, disapproves politics of power (Roundup) (22:38)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Articulating his position on a range of raging issues, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Wednesday favoured construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya "at the earliest" and uniform civil code and population control, lauded the work of Modi government but also disapproved politics of "shamshan-kabristan" and saffron terror in election campaigns.
Salvini defends 'slave' remarks for African migrants (22:26)
Rome, Sep 19 (IANS/AKI) Italy's anti-migrant Interior Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini on Wednesday defiantly defended his recent remarks calling African immigrants "new slaves", saying his comments had been misinterpreted.
IndiGo to operate Amritsar-Dubai service from October (22:12)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Low-cost carrier IndiGo will operate its first daily flight from Amritsar to Dubai from October.
Protest in Agra over restrictions on industries (22:08)
Agra, Sep 19 (IANS) Workers, industrialists and social activists marched here on Wednesday to protest restrictions on industries in the eco-sensitive Taj Trapezium Zone spread over 10,400 sq.km.
SpiceJet to commence Hyderabad-Bangkok flight service from October (22:04)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet will launch flights between Hyderabad and Bangkok from October 10, 2018.
Will you question Pakistan on border killings, Akali leader asks Sidhu (22:04)
Chandigarh, Sep 19 (IANS) Shiromani Akali Dal leader Bikram Singh Majithia on Wednesday asked Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu to come clean on the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara corridor in the wake of Pakistan's official stand on the issue.
Sevilla coach confident ahead of Europa League clash vs Standard Liege (22:02)
Seville (Spain), Sep 19 (IANS) Sevilla coach Pablo Machin on Wednesday said about the upcoming UEFA Europa League match against Belgium's Standard Liege that he has confidence in his squad.
Club employees threaten strike before Superliga Argentina showcase match (22:02)
Buenos Aires, Sep 19 (IANS) The UTEDYC sports workers union staged a protest at the Argentine Football Association (AFA) headquarters to demand pay raises and threatened to go on strike during the sixth round of Superliga Argentina play, which includes the "Super Classic" between Boca Juniors and River Plate.