An archive of dust(00:04) By Sukant Deepak New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The capitals erstwhile colonies find themselves in colour and form in her works. Demolished old-world houses and barsatis giving way to builder flats live on and travel with her.
RSS affiliate backs Feroz Khan on BHU row(20:46) New Delhi/Varanasi, Nov 22 (IANS) In a strong show of support, RSS's affiliate Samskrit Bharati has come out in support of Dr Firoze Khan and urged the protesting students to go back to their classes. The Sangh affiliate, in a show of solidarity, has asked Khan to "fearlessly make his contributions at the University."
Railways needs Rs 50 lakh cr in next 12 yrs: Piyush Goyal(20:34) New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The Indian Railways will require about Rs 50 lakh crores in the next 12 years to meet the demands of new lines, better services and quality of services, said Railway Minister Piyush Goyal at the Rajya Sabha on Friday.
Cong's J&K doublespeak? Anti-mobile in 2003, for net in 2019(20:22) New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) In a major embarassment for the Congress, which has been demanding internet connections be restored in Jammu and Kashmir, its leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's 2003 parliamentary question where he had drawn a connection between terrorism and mobile use in the Kashmir Valley has emerged.
Yashwant Sinha in Kashmir, says will try to meet Farooq(18:36) Srinagar, Nov 22 (IANS) Former BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday said he spoke to National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah who has been detained in his house in Srinagar after the revocation of Article 370 in Jammu & Kashmir.
Govt invites bids for BPCL, Concor strategic sale(17:20) New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Pacing up the disinvestment calendar to meet a daunting target by March 31, DIPAM on Friday issued 15 Request For Proposals, including those for strategic disinvestment of BPCL, and also for partial divestment of government's equity in railways' arm Concor. The move also paves the way for bids from oil and gas PSUs for Numaligarh Refinery.
Chaayos draws flak for use of facial recognition tech(16:52) New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The use of facial recognition technology by Chaayos at select outlets has sparked anger on social media after some customers alleged that the popular tea cafe chain has deployed the tech without proper notice and an option to opt out.
Consistency makes this Indian bowling attack deadly: Azhar(15:24) By Baidurjo Bhose Kolkata, Nov 22 (IANS) He was Kolkatas favourite son on the cricket pitch before Prince of Calcutta Sourav Ganguly arrived on the scene. But former India skipper Mohammad Azharuddin said it felt special to be back at the historic ground for Indias maiden Day-Night Test match against Bangladesh.
SPG Amendment Bill on govt's agenda next week(15:16) By Rajnish Singh New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) A bill to amend the Special Protection Group (SPG) Act and two bills to replace ordinances are on the government's agenda for the Lok Sabha in the next week of the ongoing winter session.
TMC suggests direct flight to Europe from Kolkata(13:58) New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Flights connecting Kolkata with Europe and in-flight announcements in regional language were the two key suggestions related to civil aviation made in the Rajya Sabha on Friday.
Sony India logs triple digit growth in camera biz in 1 year(13:56) By Krishna SinhaChaudhury New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Tokyo-headquartered Sony, which completed 25 years in India this month, has registered triple digit growth in its camera business in the country in just one year and has registered huge growth in the mirrorless camera segment, a top company executive said on Friday.
More than 80% adolescents worldwide not physically active: WHO(13:46) Geneva, Nov 22 (IANS) More than 80 per cent of adolescents worldwide are not physically active, including 85 per cent girls and 78 per cent boys, putting their health at risk by not doing regular exercise and spending too much time on screen, according to a new study from World Health Organization (WHO).
Zero scorer turns astrophysicist, Pichai lauds(13:26) New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Google CEO Sundar Pichai were among some of the world's top tech leaders and scientists who commended a woman for pursuing science despite scoring zero on a quantum physics exam only a few years ago.