Harpath mobile app becoming popular (Just in)
Gurugram, Sep 19 (IANS) Harpath, a road grievance mobile app launched by Haryana in partnership with ISRO, has become popular since being launched last year.
SC directs start of submitting claims for inclusion in NRC (Lead) (Just in)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the commencement of the process of submitting claims and objections for inclusion of names in Assam's National Register of Citizens (NRC) draft list from September 25.
Kharge again declines to attend Lokpal selection panel meet (6 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday again declined to attend a meeting of the Lokpal Selection Committee, reiterating that "invitation as special invitee without the right of participation, recording of opinion and voting was an eyewash".
I-T department conducts verification surveys at Jet offices (8 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Income Tax department officials conducted "verification surveys" at the business premises of Jet Airways at four locations in New Delhi and Mumbai on Wednesday.
'RadhaKrishn' shoot stopped as actor falls ill (12 minutes ago)
Umbergaon (Gujarat), Sep 19 (IANS) The shooting of the show "RadhaKrishn" was stalled on Wednesday as its lead actor Sumedh Mudgalkar fell ill.
Carrie Underwood, Post Malone to perform at AMAs (14 minutes ago)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) The 2018 American Music Awards will include Carrie Underwood, Imagine Dragons and Post Malone featuring Ty Dolla $ign as performers.
Ariana Grande steps out with friends as she 'heals' (18:10)
New York, Sep 19 (IANS) Singer Ariana Grande, who has kept a low profile following the death of her former boyfriend Mac Miller earlier this month, stepped out to enjoy a day out with friends a day after she chose not to attend the Emmy Awards.
Fujifilm launches X-T3 mirrorless digital camera in India (18:08)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Japanese photography and imaging major Fujifilm Corp. on Wednesday launched its latest model in the X Series of mirrorless cameras, the X-T3, in India at a starting price of Rs 117,999.
UP on austerity drive, government events at hotels banned (18:08)
Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) No government parties, events, functions and workshops of the Uttar Pradesh government will now on be held in private hotels, an official said on Wednesday.
Rafale deal: Congress goes to CAG, says report soon in Parliament (Second Lead) (18:04)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Escalating its attack on the Rafale deal, a high-level Congress delegation on Wednesday met Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) Rajiv Mehrishi with its demand for a probe into the Narendra Modi government's deal with France to purchase 36 fighter jets.
Sewer worker's death: Rahul says PM's Swachh Bharat a hollow slogan (17:56)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the "tragic death" of sewer worker Anil in west Delhi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said "PM's Swachh Bharat is a hollow slogan, when he is blind to the plight of thousands of manual scavengers".
Cabinet nod to extension of special package for J&K (17:54)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the extension for one year, during FY 2018-19, of special financial package for implementation of the National Rural Livelihoods Mission for Jammu and Kashmir.
194 Haryana hospitals empanelled for Ayushman scheme (17:54)
Chandigarh, Sep 19 (IANS) As many as 194 government and private hospitals in Haryana have been empanelled for the Centre's Ayushman Bharat Scheme, Health Minister Anil Vij said on Wednesday.
India girls beat Pakistan in AFC U-16 Women's Championship qualifier (17:54)
Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), Sep 19 (IANS) The India U-16 girls football team beat arch-rivals Pakistan 4-0 in the ongoing AFC U-16 Women's Championship Qualifier at the MFF Stadium here on Wednesday.
Kanye West moving back to Chicago (17:52)
Chicago, Sep 19 (IANS) Rapper Kanye West told a crowd at his hometown here that he plans to move to Chicago for good.
First gut bacteria determines ability to fight chronic diseases later (17:50)
Toronto, Sep 19 (IANS) The first bacteria that arrives into the gut after birth and order of their arrival has a lasting impact on the individual's ability to ward off serious chronic diseases in adulthood, finds a study.
Email distractions prevent bosses from being good leaders (17:46)
New York, Sep 19 (IANS) If you want to be a better boss, check your emails less often. Distractions from email can impact managers, their productivity and their role as leaders, suggests a study.
Man killed in Bihar for raising voice against corrpution (17:40)
Patna, Sep 19 (IANS) A woman Sarpanch's brother-in-law was allegedly shot dead in Bihar's Sitamarhi district for pointing to corrupt practices in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (PMAY), police said on Wednesday.
ADB approves $110 mn for Bangladesh healthcare services (17:40)
Dhaka, Sep 19 (IANS) The Board of Directors of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved on Wednesday an additional loan financing of $110 million for a project that is improving access to urban primary healthcare services in Bangladesh through public-private partnerships.
Bagri Market fire now under control (17:34)
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) The Bagri Market fire that broke out on Sunday in Kolkata's Burrabazar area is now under control, the Fire Department said on Wednesday.
Didn't mean to hurt Sikh community: Anurag Kashyap (17:32)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, whose film "Manmarziyaan" has reportedly upset some Sikhs, says the Abhishek Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal-starrer is a story of three persons and not Sikhism. He is sorry though the intention was not to hurt the community.
CCEA approves Rs 1,225 crore for rural health workers (17:32)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved a package of Rs 1,224.97 crore for the government scheme ASHA, doubling the incentives given to workers under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM).
Sudarsan to head Odisha Lalit Kala Akademi (17:30)
Bhubaneswar, Sep 19 (IANS) Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday appointed Padma Shri awardee Sudarsan Pattnaik as the President of Odisha Lalit Kala Akademi.
Act against illegal pathology labs, HC tells Delhi government (17:30)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed the Delhi government to take action against illegal pathology laboratories and diagnostic centres here.
Muslim women's body hails triple talaq ordinance (17:28)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA) on Wednesday welcomed the ordinance making instant triple talaq a punishable offence with a three-year jail term.