- Sanyal pitches for more rate cuts from RBI to boost growth(21:50)
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Principal Economic Adviser Sanjeev Sanyal on Tuesday indirectly pitched for further rate cuts from RBI to support the growth where he said there is far more space on the monetary side than the fiscal front for lifting economic growth.
- Apple can change manufacturing scenario of India: Dhotre(18:32)
By Anjana Das
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) The government sees iconic companies like Apple and large consumer goods makers like Samsung as big players in electronics who can change the face of manufacturing in India, Minister of State for IT and Telecom Sanjay Shamrao Dhotre has said.
- Blast at Afghan President's rally kills 24 (Lead)(15:50)
Kabul, Sep 17 (IANS) At least 24 people were killed and 32 others wounded after an explosion struck a campaign rally of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in the country's Parwan province on Tuesday, officials said.
- SAIL allowed to sell iron ore from captive mines(15:18)
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) In a big reform initiative, government has allowed state-owned Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) to sell 25 per cent of its iron ore production from captive mines and dispose off other low grade iron ore dust and fines accumulated over the years in the open market.
- Kumar moves special court seeking anticipatory bail(12:10)
Kolkata, Sep 17 (IANS) Senior IPS officer and former Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar on Tuesday approached a lower court seeking anticipatory bail, but the judge returned the case saying he had no jurisdiction to hear it.
- 'Want to educate Indian market on specialty coffee'(12:10)
By Puja Gupta
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANSlife) As an international coffee expert, Sherri Johns has had an incredible presence in the coffee industry. Over the past 40 years, she has worked on educating people about the brew, helped brands set up coffee businesses, one of them being Starbucks, and opened cafes across the world.
- American teen LeT recruiter sentenced to 20 years(11:04)
By Arul Louis
New York, Sep 17 (IANS) An American teenage recruiter for the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), who had made bigoted statements about Hindus, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for conspiring to support the foreign terrorist organisation.
- Every department rose to challenge against Qatar: Subrata Pal(10:32)
By Jagannath Chatterjee
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Subrata Pal, who was with the Indian squad till recently, feels that the performance against the Asian Champion Qatar in Doha is a outstanding performance when he says that every department of our team performed superbly.
- My best yet to come: Qatar draw hero Gurpreet(10:28)
By Debayan Mukherjee
Kolkata, Sep 17 (IANS) He lost count of the number of saves he had to make as India recorded a famous 0-0 draw against Asian champions Qatar in a World Cup qualifier, but in terms of physical capacity, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu feels he can do more.
- India's goalless draw against Qatar raises hopes(10:14)
By Debayan Mukherjee
Kolkata, Sep 17 (IANS) The least fans expected was a narrow-margin defeat, and that would have been progress in the right direction for Indian football, when they came up against reigning Asian champions Qatar in a Group E second round World Cup qualifier on September 10.
- Qatar draw an important milestone in Indian football(10:12)
By Rohit Mundayur
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) In his first press conference in New Delhi after being announced as the head coach of the Indian men's football team, Croatian Igor Stimac said that apart from seeing better tactical awareness from his players, he wants to see "tigers and lions out there."
- Dua Lipa, Katy Perry get interesting support acts at India gig(08:58)
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) When international pop divas Katy Perry and Dua Lipa come crooning to India at the OnePlus Music Festival, they will have a battery of local new-age talent to complete the line-up for what promises to be the country's biggest live music extravaganza of the year.
- Eye of the tiger: Killer nomad on the prowl(23:04)
By Archana Sharma
Jaipur, Sep 16 (IANS) This is a story of T-104, an eight-month-old tiger who became a homeless wanderer and has killed three men since February this year in the jungles of Ranthambore.
- BHEL may sell 4-5 non-core manufacturing units in FY20(19:44)
By Rituraj Baruah & Subhash Narayan
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) State-owned Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) may sell four to five units of its non-core manufacturing business under the government's asset monetisation process during the ongoing financial year.
- After Pulwama, JeM's target was Delhi-NCR: NIA(18:58)
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Pakistan-based terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed was planning to carry out 'fidayeen' attacks at several places in India, including Delhi and NCR, similar to the February 14 Pulwama attack in Jammu and Kashmir that left 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel dead, the National Investigation Agency's chargesheet said on Monday.
- Will Centre's scheme for apple farmers in Kashmir work? (Special Report)(15:30)
By Zaffar Iqbal
Sopore (J&K), Sep 16 (IANS) After the revocation of Article 370 apple growers in Kashmir were finding themselves in a lurch due to a communication blockade and shutdown, government came to the rescue by announcing a scheme to directly buy the fruit from the farmers through a nodal procurement agency.
- Centre submits to SC detailed data on terrorism in J&K(14:02)
By Sumit Saxena
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) The Centre on Monday brought on record before the Supreme Court the complete data on terrorism, which includes lives lost by civilians and security personnels, in Jammu and Kashmir, since the onset of terrorist activities in the region in 1990.