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 2018-09-23 09:52 

Press Trust of India

Happy not being very famous: Sanya Malhotra...

Mumbai, Sep 23 (PTI) Sanya Malhotra returns to screen with "Pataakha", two years after her debut "Dangal", and the actor says she had her goals set -- wait patiently for the best film and not chase stardom.Sanya won critical acclaim for he...

 2018-09-23 09:38 

IBTimes India

WhatsApp appoints grievance officer in India to clamp down on fake news...

WhatsApp, which has been slapped with two notices with the third one under consideration, has said it is in the process of establishing a local corporate entity....

 2018-09-23 09:37 

The Quint

IARA 2018: Vijay Wins Best International Actor Award for ‘Mersal’...

Ilayathalapathy adds another feather to his cap....

 2018-09-23 09:37 

Press Trust of India

Injured naval officer located by Indian Navy...

Kochi, Sept 23 (PTI) An Indian Navy aircraft has located the vessel of Indian Naval officer Abhilash Tomy, who was badly injured while participating in the Golden Globe Race, "rolling excessively" in the South Indian Ocean, a Defence spokesman sai...

 2018-09-23 09:37 

Press Trust of India

President condoles death of filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi...

New Delhi, Sep 23 (PTI) President Ram Nath Kovind condoled the death of critically-acclaimed writer-director Kalpana Lajmi, who passed away Sunday at the age of 64.The filmmaker, who was suffering from kidney ailment, breathed her last at Mumbai's Kok...

 2018-09-23 09:34 

IBTimes India

Kerala nun rape case: 'Asked to keep away from church duties after taking part in protest against bishop'...

Sister Lucy Kalapura, who returned to Wayanad on Sunday morning from Kochi, claimed she was informed orally by the Mother Superior that she should keep away from holding catechism classes, conducting prayers and other church-related duties....

 2018-09-23 09:32 

NewsBytes

Hyderabad: Metro services on Ameerpet-LB Nagar route from tomorrow...

Hyderabad Metro is all set to start services on a 16km stretch between Ameerpet to LB Nagar tomorrow, making entire Corridor-1 phase operational. The Commissioner for Metro Rail Safety has issued the safety certificate for passenger train operations on th...

 2018-09-23 09:30 

Oneindia

Naveen Patnaik hits back after PM slams Odisha govt for rejecting Ayushman Bharat scheme...

New Delhi, Sep 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday slammed Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for saying no to the Centre's flagship Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme and alleged that a 'PC' (percentage commission) culture has be...

 2018-09-23 09:30 

IBTimes India

Bigg Boss Malayalam: Possibilities of a dual elimination or no eviction...

Sources close to Bigg Boss Malayalam revealed that there will be either dual elimination or no elimination today...

 2018-09-23 09:29 

IBTimes India

Railways to install latest signalling system on Mathura-Vadodara route...

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has been vocal in his support of the idea since the automation of the signalling system aims to enhance safety and speed up train movement in a congested network....

 2018-09-23 09:29 

IBTimes India

PM Modi launches world's largest state-run healthcare programme from Jharkhand...

The scheme will provide a cover of up to Rs 5 lakh per family per year, for secondary and tertiary care hospitalisation through a network of Empanelled Health Care Providers (EHCP)....

 2018-09-23 09:29 

Press Trust of India

UP chief of Hindu outfit thrashed...

Muzaffarnagar, Sep 23 (PTI) The Uttar Pradesh chief of a Hindu outfit was allegedly beaten up by some youth after a confrontation in Shernagar here, police said Sunday.The incident took place Saturday evening.State president, Hindu Maha Sabha, Yogendra Ve...

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Govt to bring positive change in lives of people: Buzdar...

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar says the PTI government has worked round the clock in last one month to bring positive change in lives of people. READ...

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

PDMA issues flood alert for parts of Punjab...

The Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) has issued a flood alert for parts of Punjab in anticipation of outflows from Indian reservoirs and heavy showers....

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

PM Imran's visit to Saudi Arabia strengthened strategic cooperation: Saudi envoy...

Ambassador of Saudi Arabia in Islamabad Nawaf Saeed Al-Maliki has said that Prime Minister Imran Khan's decision to choose Saudi Arabia as the destination of...

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

PM felicitates Saudi leadership on National Day...

Prime Minister Imran Khan on behalf of the whole nation has felicitated the Saudi leadership on the Kingdom's 88th National Day being celebrated on Sunday. READ...

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Govt taking measures to solve water scarcity issue: Sarwar...

Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar says PTI government will fully deliver on its promises made with people. READ MORE: PDMA issues flood alert for parts of...

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Families bury victims as Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200...

Grieving families were on Sunday preparing to bury victims of Tanzania's devastating ferry disaster, with more than 200 confirmed dead after the crowded boat capsized in...

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Earthquake of 4.1 magnitude jolted Lahore, adjoining areas...

An earthquake of 4.1 magnitudes has jolted Lahore and its adjoining areas on Sunday. READ MORE: PDMA issues flood alert for parts of Punjab The tremors were felt in...

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Singer Lamjarred case reopens Morocco violence against women debate...

Still adored at home despite three separate rape charges in France, Moroccan pop star Saad Lamjarred's latest arrest has reignited a debate on violence against women in...

 2018-09-23 09:27 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

LEAs playing vital role in maintaining law & order: Shehryar...

Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Khan Afridi says Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) are playing vital role in maintaining law and order and peace in the...

 2018-09-23 09:26 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Pakistani students celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival party in China...

Pakistani students along with other international students attended a Mid-Autumn Festival party held at the Hunan University of Chinese Medicine (HNUCM) for...

 2018-09-23 09:26 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

'Star Wars' fans applaud movie release slowdown...

Plans by Disney to slow down the release of future Star Wars projects are getting a thumbs up from fans, who also hope that new movies in the multi-billion...

 2018-09-23 09:26 

The Nation

[ Pakistan ]

Swiss vote on regional 'burqa ban', GMOs...

A referendum in Switzerland's northeastern St Gallen region Sunday is expected to usher in a...

 2018-09-23 09:26 

NDTV

Bus Falls Into Ditch On Delhi-Haridwar Highway In UP Leaving 50 Injured...

Fifty people were injured when a bus overturned and fell into a ditch on Delhi-Haridwar national highway at Haredi bypass today morning, police said....

 2018-09-23 09:26 

IBTimes India

Bishop Mulakkal taken for reconstruction of crime scene...

The police vehicle carrying the bishop, who was sent to two-day police custody Saturday by a magistrate court in Pala, reached the St Francis Mission Home at 10.20 am and left the place after completing the procedure at 11.10 am....

 2018-09-23 09:25 

Oneindia

MP: 6 held including for raping, burning foetus of deaf and mute girl at shelter home in Gwalior...

Six people were arrested on Sunday in connection with the rape of a woman with hearing and speech disabilities at a shelter home in Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh....

 2018-09-23 09:25 

IBTimes India

Andhra Pradesh TDP leader, ex MLA shot dead by Maoists near Vishakpatnam...

Sarveswara Rao was a member of the Telugu Desam Party and was elected as the MLA from the Maoist-filled Araku Valley region....

 2018-09-23 09:25 

NDTV

Police Stations To Get Special Forensic Kits To Probe Rape Cases...

Police stations in the country will soon have special kits to collect blood and semen samples, besides other evidence, to carry out immediate investigation into sexual assault cases, officials said......

 2018-09-23 09:24 

NDTV

Pak Parties Slam Imran Khan For "Too Much Keenness" On Talks With India...

Pakistan's two major opposition parties have questioned the "haste" shown by Prime Minister Imran Khan in making efforts to mend ties with India and held him responsible for the "diplomatic debacle",......

 2018-09-23 09:21 

Odisha Sun Times

Modi launches world's largest healthcare scheme 'Ayushman Bharat'...
 2018-09-23 09:21 

NDTV

BJP Lawmaker Allegedly Misbehaves With Education Officer In UP...

BJP MLA Surendra Singh and some of his party's leaders allegedly tried to misbehave with a district inspector of school (DIOS) at an official meeting in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia....

 2018-09-23 09:18 

The Financial Express

WhatsApp appoints grievance officer for India to curb fake messages...

Under pressure to clamp down on sinister messages, Whatsapp has appointed a grievance officer for India and detailed out the process for users to flag concerns and complaints, including those around fake news....

 2018-09-23 09:18 

IBTimes India

Rajashtan: Elderly woman tests positive for Zika virus in Jaipur; state health dept alerted...

On suspicion, samples were sent to National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune to test for Zika virus and the report was positive, Dr US Agrawal, principal of the SMS medical college said on Sunday....

 2018-09-23 09:18 

NDTV

WhatsApp Appoints Officer To Hear Complaints In India, Its Biggest Market...

Mobile messaging app Whatsapp has appointed a grievance officer for India and detailed out a process on its website for users to flag concerns and complaints, including those around fake news....

 2018-09-23 09:18 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Congress takes aim at shrinking seats, legroom on airplanes...

In July, the FAA rejected the idea of setting minimum standards for airlines seats and legroom as a safety measure. But Congress appears determined to require the FAA to do so....

 2018-09-23 09:17 

Hindustan Times

Apple customers say they can't pick up new iPhones at stores...

Twitter users from Palo Alto, California to Short Hills, New Jersey, reported being stuck waiting at an Apple Store to pick up their prepurchased iPhone XS or XS Max due to an error with Apple's systems....

 2018-09-23 09:15 

IBTimes India

Samsung Galaxy J4+, J6+ with Infinity display, side-mounted fingerprint sensor debuts in India...

The new Galaxy J4+ and the J+ series prices start at Rs 10,990 in India. Read to know the key features...

 2018-09-23 09:15 

The Tribune

[ India ]

WhatsApp appoints grievance officer for India...

New Delhi, September 23 Under pressure to clamp down on sinister messages, Whatsapp has appointed a grievance officer for India and detailed out the process for users to flag concerns and complaints, including those around fake news. Meeting one of the ke...

 2018-09-23 09:15 

The Asian Age

Andhra MLA, former TDP MLA shot dead by Naxals in Vishakapatnam...

Araku MLA Sarveswara Rao and former MLA S Soma were killed in a Naxal-related attack in Dumbriguda Mandal, police said....

 2018-09-23 09:15 

The Financial Express

Chhattisgarh: Foreign-made telescopic sights recovered from naxals for first time...

The Chhattisgarh Police has recovered seven foreign-made telescopic sights, meant to be installed on rifles for better aim, from naxals after an encounter in Narayanpur district, a official said Sunday....

 2018-09-23 09:14 

NewsBytes

RPF proposes 3-year jail term for eve-teasing aboard trains...

Eve-teasing and harassing a woman aboard a train could soon lead to a jail term of three years for the offender, according to a set of new provisions proposed by the RPF for inclusion in Railway Act, an official said. During 2014-16, the crime against wom...

 2018-09-23 09:12 

New Indian Express

[ World ]

Mahatma Gandhi's letter about spinning wheel sells for over USD 6,358 at auction...

The spinning wheel -- and the textile itself -- became symbolic of the movement toward Indian independence....

 2018-09-23 09:11 

The Tribune

[ India ]

TDP MLA Rao, ex-legislator shot dead by Maoists in Andhra's Visakhapatnam...

Visakhapatnam, September 23 Maoists on Sunday shot dead a ruling TDP MLA and a former party leader in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam district, police said. The incident occurred near Thutangi village, about 125 km from coastal city of Visakhapatnam. K...

 2018-09-23 09:11 

IBTimes India

Despite Open Defecation Free status, rural Gujarat still needs lakhs of toilets: RTI reply...

The Gujarat government has spent Rs 2,893 crore on construction of over 32 lakh toilets since 2014....

 2018-09-23 09:11 

NDTV

Kajol Wishes Tanuja On Her 75th Birthday. Shares Heartfelt Note For Mom...

In the throwback photo, Tanuja and her grandmother can be seen dressed in traditional Maharashtrian attires...

 2018-09-23 09:10 

The Asian Age

Injured naval officer stranded in south Indian Ocean located by Navy...

Abhilash Tomy suffered back injury on Friday after his yacht was hit by a vicious storm mid-way across south Indian Ocean....

 2018-09-23 09:10 

The Financial Express

Delhi hospital treats Iraqi girl with rare spinal disease...

A 19-year-old Iraqi girl has been given a new lease of life after a team of doctors from the Indraprastha Apollo Hospital here successfully treated her for a rare spinal disease....

 2018-09-23 09:10 

Press Trust of India

PM to inaugurate Sikkim's first airport Monday...

Gangtok, Sep 23 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday said he would inaugurate the first airport in Sikkim at Paykong Monday and that it will improve connectivity, benefitting the people of the state.The prime minister will leave for the Himalayan sta...

 2018-09-23 09:10 

Press Trust of India

Honour killing: Two arrested for killing man in UP...

Muzaffarnagar, Sep 23 (PTI) Two men have been arrested for allegedly murdering their brother-in-law, a government official, in a case of honour killing, police said Sunday. The brothers-in-law, Adesh and Vishal, were arrested for killing Manoj Sharma who ...

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