Bengaluru, January 29: Wildlife activists have expressed concern over ace adventurer Bear Grylls shooting his show featuring superstar Rajinikanth at Bandipur Tiger Reserve during the "fire season".
Jammu, January 27: On 26th January 2020 BSF School Jammu celebrated 71st Republic Day in the school premises with gaiety and fervour. IG BSF Jammu Frontier N.S. Jamwal was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Rajni Jamwal First Lady BSF Jammu Frontier, President BWWA was the guest of honour.
Kolkata, Jan 23: Students of state-run primary schools in West Bengal will soon get special sessions devoted to improvement in handwriting.
Teachers of the primary schools will be specially trained before the next academic session for the purpose, syllabus committee chairman Abhik Majumder told.
Guwahati, January 22: Classes across universities and colleges in Assam were affected on Wednesday due to the "total shutdown" call given by students unions of nine varsities from North East on a day the Supreme Court heard the pleas on Citizenship (Amendment) Act.
New Delhi, Jan 21: The basic demand of JNU students on the issue of hostel fee hike has been met and calls for the removal of the university's Vice Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar are now not reasonable, says Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'.
New Delhi, Jan 20: Reaching out to students in their own language, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed 200 of them during a "Pariksha Pe Charcha" and said his conversations with them will be "hashtag without filter".
Kolkata, Jan 18: Researchers at IIT Kharagpur have evolved an artificial intelligence-aided method to automate reading of legal judgements.
New Delhi, Jan 16: Amid registration boycott by a section of students, the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) again extended the deadline to register for the next semester till January 17.
"The registration deadline for ongoing winter session has been extended up to January 17 without late fees.
Bengaluru, Jan 15: Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology here has decided to remain shut for two days after a group of BJP workers wiped out graffiti on its outer walls claiming it as anti-Modi and allegedly warned them against any anti CAA agitation there.
New Delhi, Jan 6: Hours after violence broke out at the JNU campus on Sunday, teachers raised questions on the university's security and alleged that the administration was hand in glove with the attackers.
They also said the violence had left students petrified.
New Delhi, Jan 4: Ten candidates scored a perfect 100 percentile in the Common Admission Test (CAT), results of which were announced on Saturday.
Kolkata, Dec 25: Jadavpur University Vice-Chancellor Prof Suranjan Das has said the premier institution is currently involved in 54 sponsored research projects funded by leading science and research bodies.
Jammu, December 20: Army Public School Domana organized a lecture cum awareness programme on Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan. Kewal Krishan Wadhera, a renowned social activist was the resource person on the occasion. He sensitized the students about environmental hazards of using polythene and plastic bags.
Aurangabad, Jan 29: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah of creating a conflict between Hindu and Muslim communities in the country, former JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar has said the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) was adding fuel to the fire.
New Delhi, Jan 29: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Wednesday said BJP leaders have "bid goodbye" to civilised political discourse as they are facing "imminent defeat" in the Delhi assembly elections.
Mumbai, Jan 29: Attacking the Centre for handing over the probe into the sensitive Elgar Parishad case to the NIA, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday invoked federalism in the country and accused the Modi government of "interfering" in the affairs of "non-BJP" Maharashtra.
Jehanabad, Jan 28: Anti-CAA activist Sharjeel Imam, who was on the run after sedition charges were slapped against him for allegedly making inflammatory statements, was arrested from Bihar's Jehanabad district on Tuesday, state's police chief Gupteshwar Pandey said.
Jehanabad (Bihar), Jan 28: A brother of Sharjeel Imam was picked up by police here early Tuesday in fresh attempts to trace the anti-CAA activist, who has been slapped with sedition cases lodged across several states for his alleged "inflammatory" speeches.
Hamilton (New Zealand), Jan 28: No one sits on the seat that Mahendra Singh Dhoni made his own in the team bus, revealed India leg-spinner, Yuzvendra Chahal, saying that the talismanic former skipper is missed by the side.
Raipur, Jan 28: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday stressed the need for a "good coordination" between the Centre and state governments to address several issues.
New Delhi, Jan 27: A Congress delegation led by Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra met top officials of the National Human Rights Commission on Monday, demanding a probe into alleged police atrocities against anti-CAA protesters in Uttar Pradesh.
Kolkata, Jan 27: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged the opposition CPI(M) and the Congress to put aside narrow political differences and fight together against the "fascist BJP government" at the Centre.
New Delhi, Jan 27: The BJP on Monday hit out at opposition parties over their criticism of the Modi government's decision to confer Padma Shri on singer Adnan Sami, wondering if they only like those Muslims who are "against" Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India and its institutions.
Mumbai, Jan 29: It's not lack of vision but the budget that's preventing Indian filmmakers from creating big action spectacles like Hollywood, says director Rohit Shetty.
Mumbai, Jan 29: Celebrated music composer AR Rahman and musical artiste Ameya Dabli are set to perform at the 'Ekam Satt Unity Concert: The 50th Symphony'.
Mumbai, Jan 29: Reacting to three airlines banning him from flying for allegedly heckling television journalist Arnab Goswami aboard a flight, stand-up comedian Kunal Kamra on Wednesday said he was never "unruly or disruptive".
He also said the flying suspension was not "shocking" for him.
Mumbai, Jan 29: "Shabaash Mithu", starring actor Taapsee Pannu as Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj, will release on February 5, 2021, Viacom18 Studios announced on Wednesday.
Panaji, Jan 28: Irked by the behaviour of a fan who tried to click a selfie with him at the Goa airport, Bollywood actor Salman Khan on Tuesday snatched his mobile phone.
The video of the incident has gone viral on social media.
Mumbai, Jan 28: A 33-year-old woman has written to the National Commission for Women (NCW) alleging that Bollywood choreographer Ganesh Acharya used to make her watch porn videos whenever she visited his office in Mumbai.
Mumbai, January 27: Bollywood star Deepika Padukone and veteran actor Rishi Kapoor are set to feature in the Indian adaptation of Robert De Niro-Anne Hathaway starrer 2015 Hollywood film "The Intern".
Mumbai, Jan 27: Actor Kunal Kemmu says the makers of the recently announced "Go Goa Gone" sequel hasn't officially reached out to him but he is looking forward to the second installment of the zombie comedy.
Mumbai, Jan 27: The untimely demise of NBA star Kobe Bryant has shocked his fans in the film industry with superstars Akshay Kumar, Venkatesh Daggubati and Ranveer Singh remembering the basketball legend as a constant inspiration.
Mumbai, Jan 27: Actor Anil Kapoor says being fit is extremely important for him and he struggles to function properly if he doesn't exercise.
Kapoor, 63, said he feels "cranky" if he doesn't work out.
"For me, fitness is a way of life. It is my daily routine.
Mumbai, Jan 27: Superstar Aamir Khan on Monday thanked actor Akshay Kumar and producer Sajid Nadiadwala for shifting the release date of "Bachchan Pandey" to avoid box office clash with his Christmas outing "Laal Singh Chadha".
Mumbai, Jan 25: Filmmaker Kabir Khan's debut web series "The Forgotten Army" has created Guinness World Record for being the biggest team of musicians to perform live ever.
Potchefstroom (South Africa), Jan 29: Star javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra has qualified for the Tokyo Olympics with a throw of 87.86m at the ACNE League meeting here, making an impressive return to the circuit after recovering from an elbow injury.
Berlin, Jan 28: Indian cyclist Esow Alben has bagged a gold in the men's Keirin individual event of the Six-Day Berlin Tournament here.
The 18-year-old finished on top of the podium, earning 20 classification points here on Monday night.
Melbourne, Jan 28 : Swiss great Roger Federer said that "I believe in miracles" after he saved seven match points in a five-set nail-biter against 100th-ranked Tennys Sandgren to labor into the Australian Open semi-finals on Tuesday.
Hamilton, Jan 28: Senior New Zealand pacer Tim Southee feels India are becoming "better and better" away from home and a reflection of that is their performance in the ongoing T20 series.
Hamilton, Jan 28: Batting coach Vikram Rathour on Tuesday called the new generation of Indian cricketers "incredible" and said the team management has already identified the core of players for the T20 World Cup in October-November.
New Delhi, January 27: The Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council on Monday decided against changing timings of the night games from 8 pm to 7.30 pm despite pressure from a few stakeholders.
Hamilton, Jan 27 : In awe of Jasprit Bumrah, New Zealand wicketkeeper Tim Seifert says the Indian speedster's subtle variations have been difficult to pick in the ongoing T20 series and his side needs to a learn a thing or two about adapting from the visitors.
Los Angeles, Jan 27: NBA legend Kobe Bryant died Sunday when a helicopter he was riding in crashed and burst into flames in thick fog, killing all nine people on board including his teenage daughter and plunging the sports world into mourning.
By Chetan Narula
Auckland, January 26: There is no one better than Virat Kohli when it comes to chasing down totals in white-ball cricket, something that India's newest No 4 Shreyas Iyer wants to emulate on a consistent basis in coming days.
Auckland, Jan 25: India are unlikely to change a winning combination but a few changes in the bowling department won't come as a surprise when the visitors take on New Zealand in the second T20 at the high-scoring Eden Park here on Sunday.
Dubai, Jan 24: Indian captain Virat Kohli on Friday remained static at the top of the ICC Test player ranking for batsmen with his deputy Ajinkya Rahane moving up a place to eighth.
Kohli has 928 points, 17 more than second-placed Australian run-machine Steve Smith.
Auckland, Jan 24: Colin Munro, Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor smashed scintillating half-centuries to power New Zealand to a challenging 203 for five against India in the first T20 International at Eden Park here on Friday.
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Jaipur, Jan 29: A man who was found with symptoms of coronavirus here has been tested negative for the virus infection on Wednesday.
The test report of the patient, who is admitted at SMS hospital in Jaipur, is negative, a spokesperson of the health department said.
Jammu, Jan 29: The Jammu and Kashmir administration ordered officials on Tuesday to screen travellers arriving from abroad, including China and Nepal, at airports for the deadly novel coronavirus.
Jammu, January 20: With the lack of physical activities and sedentary lifestyle choices such as consuming Chinese fast food and simple sugars have led to immense high in number of obese patients in the country.
Jammu, January 16: The Government of Jammu and Kashmir has accorded sanction to the creation of 237 posts of various categories for the New Maternity Hospital at Gandhi Nagar, Jammu.
Jammu (Kakryal), January 08: Reaching yet another milestone in the field of patient care, a lifesaving procedure was done for tumour bleed in a high-risk elderly patient.
KATHUA, 04 JAN: Financial Commissioner, Health & Medical Education Department, Atal Dulloo today set June 2020 deadline for completion of Campus building of Government Medical College Kathua.
Pune, Jan 02: A remarkable achievement by Dr. Neeraj Adkar of Saishree Hospital for Special Surgery, he successfully performed first surgery in Maharashtra using the revolutionary GKS BUTTERFLY - The Rotating Hinged Knee System technique.
Bhopal, Jan 2: At least 1,000 teachers from six government medical colleges in Madhya Pradesh have resigned in the last 48 hours to press their demands including a "clear- cut promotion policy", their union said on Thursday.
Fortis Hospital successfully treats two kids
Jammu, December 20: “To achieve the best results in such cases, early diagnosis and timely intervention is a must. These problems can be diagnosed even before the birth of baby and appropriate steps then can be taken.
Jammu, December 20: Manipal Hospital Delhi, part of India’s leading healthcare network successfully saved life of a 52-year-old patient, Kapil (name changed), by removing atrial myxoma from her heart through minimally invasive surgery. A team of doctors led by Dr.
Kakryal, Dec 14: Two girls belonging to Khanyar & Bemina region of Kashmir were given a new lease of life by the philanthropic work of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board. Both these girls had bilateral profound hearing loss and since they couldn’t hear, they couldn’t speak.
Washington, Dec 14: The iconic Jaipur Foot is planning to scale up its operations to provide artificial limbs free of cost to physically challenged people both in India and across the world.
Mumbai, Jan 18: Business Wire India Q3 Revenue of Rs 1,423 crore, up 8% YoY L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), India's leading pure-play engineering services company, announced its results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2019.
New Delhi, Jan 16: The four astronauts shortlisted for the Gaganyaan project, India's first manned space mission, will receive training in Russia for 11 months, Union Minister Jitendra Singh has said.
Washington, Jan 15: The Trump administration has urged the US companies to ensure that their technologies do not power a truly "Orwellian surveillance state" and American principles are not sacrificed for prosperity, in a reference to China, the world's second largest economy.
Kolkata, Jan 15 : The arrows of Mahabharata's Arjuna had atomic power, claimed West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, drawing sharp criticism from academicians, even as he joined a long list of politicians who have in recent years given bizarre interpretations linking mythology with science.
Kolkata, Dec 19: The Science City in Kolkata has unveiled a new pair of 'time machines', motion simulators with 3D projections, officials said on Thursday.
Bhubaneswar, Dec 18: There will be no displacement during mining activity in Pottangi bauxite mine and NALCO will adopt modern technology besides sustainable practices for effective environment management, the company has said.
Rajasthan, Dec 17: The lives of most of the 1.5 crore population of arid western Rajasthan have changed for the better after an age-old method of rainwater harvesting has been improved and employed there effectively, an official said here on Tuesday.
Balasore (Odisha), Dec 17: Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos was successfully test-fired from a base in Odisha's Chandipur on Tuesday, Defence sources said.
SAN JOSE, California, Dec. 17: HashedIn Technologies Pvt. Ltd, today announced that it ranked Number 38 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 India 2019, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in India. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over three years.
Mumbai, Jan 29: The rupee on Wednesday appreciated by 7 paise to settle at 71.24 against the US dollar following gains in the domestic equity market.
New Delhi, Jan 29: The NGT asked the Central Pollution Control Board on Wednesday to submit a fresh report on Amazon and Flipkart's compliance of plastic waste management rules, a day after the CPCB said the e-commerce giants need to collect the waste generated due to packaging of their products.
Jammu, January 28: Great Wall Motor Co Ltd (GWM), China’s largest SUV manufacturer, today announced that it will make its debut in India on 5th February 2020, at the Auto Expo 2020 in Greater Noida, which will be its brand premier in India along with announcement of its India plans.
Tokyo, Jan 29: Japanese automaker Toyota will keep its plants in China closed until at least February 9 over concerns about a new coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than 130 people.
MUMBAI, Jan 29: IndiaNivesh, one of India's fastest-growing financial services firms, has appointed Premal Doshi as Managing Director - Investment Banking.
Mumbai, Jan 29: The Indian rupee appreciated by 10 paise to 71.21 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday tracking gains in domestic equity market.
Mumbai, Jan 29: Market benchmark Sensex jumped over 200 points in opening session on Wednesday led by gains in metal, auto, IT and energy stocks amid recovery in global equities.
The 30-share BSE index was trading 214.51 points or 0.52 per cent higher at 41,181.37.
New Delhi, Jan 28: Gold on Tuesday fell by Rs 162 to Rs 41,294 per 10 gram in the national capital amid rupee appreciation, according to HDFC Securities.
On Monday, the precious metal had closed at Rs 41,456 per 10 gram.
Mumbai, Jan 28: Benchmark Sensex dropped another 188 points on Tuesday in line with weak global sentiment triggered by the rapidly-spreading coronavirus.
After gyrating over 463 points during the day, the 30-share BSE index settled 188.26 points, or 0.46 per cent, down at 40,966.86.
Mumbai, Jan 28: Market benchmark Sensex jumped over 150 points in the opening session on Tuesday driven by gains in index-heavyweight HDFC following strong quarterly results.
Starting on a highly volatile note, the 30-share BSE index swung nearly 200 points in early trade before quoting 97.
Mumbai, January 27: The rupee weakened by 10 paise to close at 71.43 against the US currency on Monday, extending losses for a third straight session, amid fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak in China stoking fears about more trouble for the global economy.