Nora Fatehi to debut as singer (27 minutes ago)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Dancer-actress Nora Fatehi is set to make her singing debut. She has collaborated with Morocco-based group Fnaire to re-create the official Arabic adaptation of "Dilbar".
7 Afghan family members killed as mortar shell hits house (06:12)
Kabul, Sep 19 (IANS) Seven members of a family were killed and another was wounded following a mortar landing on a house in Afghanistan's southern province of Uruzgan, an official said Tuesday.
Turkey, US top diplomats discuss Syria (05:32)
Ankara, Sep 19 (IANS) Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday discussed Syria situation over phone, Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency reported.
Lodge using Gunvalson for money? (05:06)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) Television personality Vicki Gunvalson's boyfriend Steve Lodge is using her for money, claims her co-star from "The Real Housewives of Orange County".
TB remains world's deadliest infectious disease: WHO (04:14)
Geneva, Sep 19 (IANS) Tuberculosis (TB) remains the world's deadliest infectious disease although global efforts have averted an estimated 54 million tuberculosis (TB) deaths since 2000, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned on Tuesday.
I'm evaluating establishing permanent US military base in Poland: Trump (03:58)
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he is "very seriously" considering the idea of establishing a permanent military base in Poland, adding upon welcoming Polish President Andrzej Duda to the White House that Warsaw would be ready to pay "more than $2 billion" to ensure that a US troop contingent was stationed at the base.
Israel violates Syrian sovereignty: Putin tells Netanyahu (03:24)
Moscow, Sep 19 (IANS) Operations of the Israeli air force are undertaken in violation of Syria's sovereignty, Russian President Vladimir Putin told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by phone on Tuesday.
Lena Dunham in good spirits amidst her battle with chronic pain (03:16)
Los Angeles, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress Lena Dunham, who has been batteling with endometriosis and chronic pain, stepped out for a stroll here.
Pakistani security forces foil major terror bid in Balochistan (03:00)
Islamabad, Sep 19 (IANS) Pakistani security forces foiled a major terrorist bid in Pakistan's southwest Balochistan province and recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition during an operation, officials said on Tuesday.
Sonam, Anand to be special guests at Armani's show in Milan (02:26)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor Ahuja and her husband and businessman Anand S. Ahuja will soon fly to Milan to attend a fashion show on an invitation by veteran designer Giorgio Armani.
Imran mulls to give citizenship to refugees' kids born in Pakistan (02:18)
Islamabad, Sep 19 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Tuesday sought the National Assembly's advice for granting citizenship to Pakistan-born children of Afghan and Bangladeshi migrants.
Things to check before buying home furniture online (01:56)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Measure your space first and read the instructions online, follow the product description and know the shipping charges before buying home furniture online, say experts.
Latest EVMs to be used in Rajasthan polls, says CEC Rawat (01:56)
Jaipur, Sep 19 (IANS) In a first, a total for 51,796 poll centres in Rajasthan will use EVM-M3 electronic voting machines with VVPATs in 200 Assembly constituencies, which will help conduct Assembly election in a smooth and transparent manner, a top Election Commission official said on Tuesday.
Asia Cup: India struggle to beat minnows Hong Kong (01:36)
Dubai, Sep 19 (IANS) Minnows Hong Kong put up a spirited fight before going down by 26 runs to a rather insipid Indian team in their Group A One-Day International (ODI) match of the Asia Cup cricket tournament here on Tuesday.
Delhi government nods several people-friendly proposals (01:32)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Delhi government on Thursday cleared a number of proposals, including increasing financial assistance for maintenance of parks, installing CCTVs in government schools and ensuring safety of woman in public spaces.
Kejriwal felicitates Diviji Sharan (01:10)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday felicitated and handed over Rs 1-crore cheque to Divij Sharan, who won India a gold medal in the mens doubles tennis event at the 18th Asian Games, an official said.
Ramos laughs off Griezmann's Ballon d'Or claims (00:52)
Madrid, Sep 19 (IANS) Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos on Tuesday brushed aside Antoine Griezmann's Ballon d'Or claims, also making light of the Atletico Madrid forward's statement of comparing himself to Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
UP issues 2,721 clearances to investors in six months (00:48)
Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) The new single wind clearance portal -- Nivesh Mitra, launched during the Uttar Pradesh investors meet in February this year, has so far issued 2,721 clearances to investors, an official said on Tuesday.
Maharashtra seeks Rs 50,000-cr for Mumbai development (00:48)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) The 15th Finance Commission headed by N. K. Singh held talks with political parties, trade and industry organisations and local bodies in Maharashtra on Tuesday, while the government and political parties sought a special grant of Rs 50,000 crore for Mumbai's development, an official said here.
New Premier Skills phase kicks off in Kolkata (00:40)
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) The hugely successful Premier Skills initiative, run by the Premier League and the British Council, has returned to Kolkata 10 years after its first session in the city.
All NFR routes to be electrified: Railway (00:40)
Guwahati, Sep 19 (IANS) Consequent upon the approval given by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) during its meeting chaired the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, all previously sanctioned work of electrification of railway track has got the required thrust.
CAB may have to scrap trustee board (00:30)
Kolkata, Sep 19 (IANS) The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) might be forced to shelve its five-member trustee board in order to comply with the new constitution approved by the Supreme Court, sources said on Tuesday.
No undue favours to Adani Group: Government (00:28)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The government on Tuesday termed the allegations by the Congress party of "undue favours" to Adani Group as "baseless" and said it has not quashed any proceedings against the group.
Anindo Majumdar appointed as CVC's new Secretary (00:22)
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The Centre on Tuesday appointed Anindo Majumdar as Secretary of the Central Vigilance Commission.
Felt bad with audience response to 'Race 3': Remo (00:22)
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Filmmaker-choreographer Remo D'Souza, who is gearing up for his forthcoming reality show 'Dance Plus' season 4 has said that he felt bad as his last directorial 'Race 3' was not able to do desired business at the box-office.