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 2017-09-19 07:28 

The Hindu

U.S. resumes premium processing of H-1B visas... +

The technology companies depend on H-1B visas to hire tens of thousands of employees each year....

 2017-09-19 07:27 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Army had no role in Nawaz Sharif's ouster: Pakistan Army chiefBajwa... +

Gen Bajwa dismissed rumours of the army's alleged role in the Panama Papers case as "unfounded"; and told the parliamentarians that he was an ardent supporter of democracy and the parliament....

 2017-09-19 07:27 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Gurgaon schoolboy murder: CBI hasn't received notification from Haryana governmentfor further investigation... +

Pradyuman’s father Varun Thakur has expressed disappointment over the delay in handing over the case to the CBI even after the chief minister’s announcement....

 2017-09-19 07:26 

Odisha Sun Times

3 Odia movies to clash at box office this Puja season | OdishaSunTimes.com... +
 2017-09-19 07:26 

Oneindia

RMLjunior doctor found dead in Delhi flat... +

A postgraduate student of anesthesiology at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital allegedly committed suicide at his rented accommodation in Old Rajinder Nagar......

 2017-09-19 07:25 

The Hindu

HC quashes order detaining Thirumurugan Gandhi under Goondas Act ... +

The Madras High Court on Tuesday quashed orders passed by Commissioner of Police, Chennai City, on May 29 detaining Thirumurugan Gandhi, the leader of May 17 Movement, and three others under the Goond...

 2017-09-19 07:24 

NDTV

Amid Slowdown, PM Modi To Meet Arun Jaitley On Economy Today: 10 Points... +

Worried about an economic slowdown, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and top officials at 6.30 this evening to discuss intervention to put the economy back on a......

 2017-09-19 07:23 

NDTV

Rahul Gandhi, On US Visit, Says Intolerance, Jobs Are India's Key Issues... +

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has said that intolerance and unemployment are the key issues that pose a serious challenge to India's national security and development....

 2017-09-19 07:22 

Hindustan Times

Smokers with HIV are more likely to get affected by lung cancer than AIDS... +

Quitting smoking is one of the most important things that people with HIV can do to improve their health and live longer, one of the researchers said....

 2017-09-19 07:22 

Hindustan Times

HT View: Let the party begin... +

For too long now, Mumbai has not had places -- barring street food stalls and five star hotels -- where one can grab a bite or a drink late at night....

 2017-09-19 07:21 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Trump UN speech to slap ‘rogue regimes’, embrace nationalist tone... +

NEW YORK: US President Donald Trump will take aim at Iran and North Korea and strike a stridently nationalistic tone in his maiden ....

 2017-09-19 07:21 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | China, Russia call for end to North Korea vicious cycle... +

NEW YORK: The Chinese and Russian foreign ministers called for a peaceful end to the "vicious cycle" on the Korean peninsula as th ....

 2017-09-19 07:21 

Daily Times

DailyTimes | Japan deploys ‘missile defence’ on northern island: official... +

HOKKAIDO: Japan will on Tuesday deploy an additional missile defence system on its northern island of Hokkaido, a defence ministry ....

 2017-09-19 07:19 

NDTV

Tamil Nadu Governor Meets Rajnath Singh Amid Political Crisis... +

Tamil Nadu Governor C Vidyasagar Rao met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday amid an ongoing political crisis in the state....

 2017-09-19 07:18 

Hindustan Times

Indian womens hockey team edges past Belgium junior men 4-3... +

The Indian womens hockey team defeated the Belgian junior mens team 4-3 in their fourth and last tour match of the Netherlands and Belgium....

 2017-09-19 07:18 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Myanmar allocates funds to repair Bangladesh border... +

The Myanmar government has allocated additional funds of 20 billion kyats ($14 million) to urgently repair a damaged portion of the border....

 2017-09-19 07:17 

livemint

Toys R Us seeks bankruptcy, crushed by online competition... +

Toys R Us files for bankruptcy as the retailer, loaded with debt in a buyout more than a decade ago, fails to keep consumers from going to online competitors...

 2017-09-19 07:16 

Hindustan Times

Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi burying head in sand, says Amnesty... +

Hundreds of Muslim Rohingya have been killed and thousands driven out of Myanmar into Bangladesh....

 2017-09-19 07:16 

Hindustan Times

Chandigarh heritage sold again in US: Five furniture items at Rs 13.6 lakh... +

Designed by Swiss architect Pierre Jeanneret, the items auctioned in Illinois, US, go for Rs 13.6 lakh....

 2017-09-19 07:15 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Sony Xperia XZ1 Set to Launch in India on September 25... +

Sony has sent out press invites for the launch event of the Xperia XZ1 smartphone on September 25....

 2017-09-19 07:14 

NDTV

Checking If Dawood Ibrahim Involved In Brother's Extortion Racket: Police... +

Iqbal Kaskar - arrested yesterday on charges of extortion -- used to issue threats in the name of his brother underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, the Mumbai police said today. The police said they are now......

 2017-09-19 07:12 

The Quint

Reddit Debates If Aadhaar Must Be Mandatory, Calls Court Vain... +

‘It was frustrating to read about the High Court ruling.’ ...

 2017-09-19 07:10 

Oneindia

DMK mulls mass resignation to force early elections in Tamil Nadu?... +

Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu led by the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam are considering mass resignations to force the state into early elections....

 2017-09-19 07:08 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Goods train derails in Uttar Pradesh... +

The official also said the of Burhwal-Balamau passenger train had also derailed in the same area on Monday. No casualties were reported....

 2017-09-19 07:07 

Hindustan Times

After Ritabrata Banerjee episode Bengal CPI(M)to brainstorm on strict enforcement of social media guidelines... +

Ritabrata Banerjees experience has taught the CPI(M)that controlling the usage of social media platforms by members is going to be crucial in ensuring party......

 2017-09-19 07:06 

Business Standard

Disqualified Dhinakaran faction AIADMK MLAs approach HC; hearing tomorrow... +

On Monday, the Speaker disqualified 18 MLAs who had said they no longer trusted CM Palaniswami...

 2017-09-19 07:06 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Dominica has lost all what money can buy in Hurricane Maria: PMSkerrit... +

Maria, a monster Category Five storm with winds of 160 miles (257 kilometers) per hour, made landfall on Dominica around 0115 GMT on Tuesday....

 2017-09-19 07:03 

Oneindia

SSC MTS Sept 16 Exam Analysis 2017, check here... +

The SSC MTS Exam analysis for September 16 has been released. These examination will continue till October 31....

 2017-09-19 07:01 

Hindustan Times

Private school management committee should be bought under RTE Act: NCPCR... +

A high-level meeting of Women and Child Development (WCD) and Human Resource Development (HRD) ministries was convened on Monday to discuss safety protocols for schools...

 2017-09-19 07:01 

Odisha Sun Times

Adress non-communicable diseases: WHO | OdishaSunTimes.com... +
 2017-09-19 07:00 

Hindustan Times

This day, 10 years ago, Yuvraj Singh hit Stuart Broad for six 6s in an over: See video... +

Yuvraj Singh hit six sixes in an over bowled by Stuart Broad during Indias match against England in the 2007 ICC World T20. With this, he became the first Indian and second......

 2017-09-19 06:59 

Hindustan Times

Sunny Leones Navratri-themed condom ad causes friction in Gujarat, protests threatened... +

A Navratri-themed condom ad featuring Bollywood actor Sunny Leone has sparked protests in Gujarat, after a Surat-based group took offence to the ads message....

 2017-09-19 06:59 

NDTV

'Pakistan Girl' Takes Aim At Corrupt Cops And Domestic Abuse... +

The new "Pakistan Girl" comic series is based on Sarah, a normal teenager with a pet cat who discovers she has superhuman powers after waking from a coma caused by a blast in her village....

 2017-09-19 06:59 

NDTV

Nifty Comes Off Record High, ITC Top Drag... +

ITC shares fell 1 percent, making them the top drag on the NSE index, while Reliance Industries Ltd declined as much as 0.8 percent....

 2017-09-19 06:58 

NDTV

Hrithik Roshan Posts A 'Perfect Pic' With Sons But They Aren't 'Amused'... +

Hrithik Roshan Instagrammed a lovely picture from his 'boys night out' with sons Hrehaan and Hridhaan, in which the trio are all suited-booted...

 2017-09-19 06:56 

Fossbytes

postmarketOS: An Ultimate Linux Distro For Your Smartphones Is Coming... +

ne of the key strengths of Linux-based operating systems is their ability to run on a variety of hardware, ranging from a decade old computers to the latest generation Intel chips. The kernel developers work day and night to keep our devices breathing run...

 2017-09-19 06:56 

Oneindia

SSC MTS 2017 Exam instruction notification released, check here... +

Important instructions for the SSC MTS 2017 Exam have been released....

 2017-09-19 06:56 

Hindustan Times

Hurricane Maria pummels Dominica: We have lost all what money can buy, says PM... +

Hurricane Maria, the second Category 5 storm to hit the Caribbean this month, hit the small island nation of Dominica and was on its way towards the US Virgin Islands and Puerto......

 2017-09-19 06:56 

New Indian Express

[ Tamil-Nadu ]

Second Kudankulam 1,000 MW nuclear plant to restart on October 7... +

The mega nuclear power plant was shut down on August 4, due to hydrogen concentration in the stator....

 2017-09-19 06:55 

The Hindu

Madras HC to hear cases to be filed by 18 rebel AIADMK MLAs on Wednesday... +

Justice M. Duraiswamy of the Madras High Court on Tuesday granted permission to 18 disqualified AIADMK MLAs to file individual writ petitions challenging their disqualifications and get the cases list...

 2017-09-19 06:55 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Assam: Two suspects arrested, weapons recovered from Terrang village... +

Zona Singh Rongpi, a suspected member of terrorist group, Karbi People's Liberation Tiger (KPLT), and a link man, Manjeet Bhumij, were arrested....

 2017-09-19 06:54 

The Quint

BCCI Moves Kerala HC Against Order Lifting Sreesanth’s Life Ban... +

The Kerala High Court had ordered the BCCI to lift the life ban on S Sreesanth on 7 August....

 2017-09-19 06:54 

livemint

US resumes premium processing of H1B visas... +

US resumes fast processing of H1B work visas in all categories subject to Congress-mandated limit, five months after it was suspended temporarily to handle the huge rush of applications...

 2017-09-19 06:54 

Hindustan Times

Spiti has a new must-see: An art installation made from the plastic you left behind... +

A life-size art installation has been put together in Spiti, made entirely from discarded plastic bottles and wrappers that travellers leave behind while visiting the valley....

 2017-09-19 06:53 

Odisha Sun Times

Krishnan now Senior Director at Twitter | OdishaSunTimes.com... +
 2017-09-19 06:52 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Sushma Swaraj meets counterparts from five nations ahead ofUN General Assembly session... +

Swaraj held talks with the foreign ministers of Tunisia, Bahrain, Latvia, the United Arab Emirates and Denmark....

 2017-09-19 06:52 

Business Standard

Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam 2017 Preparation Tips... +

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is set to take the Indian Forest Service Main Exam from December 3, 2017 (Sunday) to December 13, 2017 (Wednesday)....

 2017-09-19 06:51 

Hindustan Times

BMC alone should not be blamed for Mumbais August 29 deluge... +

A report submitted by the disaster management cell of the BMC on the deluge highlights gaps in the functioning of the various agencies responsible for keeping Mumbai flood-free...

 2017-09-19 06:51 

Business Standard

Tez to take India closer to digital transformation: Google's Sundar Pichai... +

The payment app allows users, free of charge, to make small or big payments straight from their bank accounts...

 2017-09-19 06:49 

Oneindia

In MP, 3 men garlanded with shoes, paraded for consuming alcohol... +

In Madhya Pradesh, three men were punished for consuming alcohol. They were garlanded with shoes and paraded on the streets. ...

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