EU member states show 'unity' ahead of Brexit summit (4 minutes ago)
Brussels, April 28 (IANS) The European Union (EU)'s 27 member states on Thursday put the seal on the guidelines of the Brexit talks, Malta's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of European Affairs told reporters in Luxembourg in the run-up to the bloc's Brexit summit this weekend.
Will Smith, DJ Jazzy Jeff to reunite (01:36)
London, April 28 (IANS) DJ Jazzy Jeff and actor-singer Will Smith will reunite for two-night performance in Europe in August.
'US to deport 7,000 Ghanaians' (01:08)
Accra, April 28 (IANS) The United States would deport 7,000 Ghanaians this year for breaching terms of their visa agreement, a US diplomat said on Thursday.
AAP will improve organisational structure: Sanjay Singh (00:46)
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sanjay Singh on Thursday said organisational improvement was needed and the party would work towards it.
Indian DJs to open Bieber's India gig (00:16)
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Amid the whole debate whether actors should get on the stage for live gigs instead of musicians attracting a lot of attention, organisers of Justin Bieber's maiden concert in India have roped in Indian DJs Sahil Sharma aka Zaeden and Sarthack Sardana aka Sartek to open for the Grammy Award-winning singer.
Local mayor among six probed for Italian ski hotel disaster (00:12)
Pescara (Italy), April 28 (IANS/AKI) Six people including a local Mayor and a provincial Governor are under investigation over the deadly avalanche that struck a ski hotel in central Italy in January after a series of strong earthquakes, killing 29 people, prosecutors said on Thursday.
Cyprus asks India to raise its territorial dispute with Turkey (00:10)
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Ahead of the upcoming visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to India, Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades on Thursday asked India to tell Turkey that the status quo on the territorial dispute on his island is unacceptable.
India intends to make IPR policy more efficient: Sitharaman (00:03)
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) India intends to make its Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) policy more efficient and speedier, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday.
CPI-M not averse to roping in Congress against BJP, Trinamool in Bengal (00:00)
Kolkata, April 27 (IANS) The CPI-M on Thursday said it was not averse to joining hands with the Congress and other secular forces to forge a broad-based unity in combating the attack on democracy and secularism in West Bengal.
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Funds for my property not linked to husband's finances: Priyanka (23:58)
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Congress President Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday said that agricultural land bought by her in Haryana's Faridabad district or other property acquired by her had no links to finances of her husband, his Skylight Hospitality or reality major DLF.
Welcome placards for Pope Francis up in Cairo ahead of visit (23:58)
Cairo, April 27 (IANS/AKI) Huge placards welcoming Pope Francis in English and Arabic have been erected along Cairo's main streets ahead of his landmark visit here on Friday and Saturday.
One percent of Indians own 53 percent of country's wealth: UN report (23:56)
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Indicating that inequality in India is increasing, a UN report released here on Thursday said that the richest one percent own 53 percent of the country's wealth.
Italy committed to NATO, says PM (23:50)
Rome, April 27 (IANS/AKI) Italy remains committed to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, Premier Paolo Gentiloni said on Thursday, calling it a "pillar" of ties between Europe, the US and other "great countries".
IPL: RCB vs Gujarat scoreboard (23:48)
Bengaluru, April 27 (IANS) Following is scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) clash between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Gujarat Lions at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Thursday evening.
CBI names Rose Valley chief, Trinamool MPs in supplementary charge sheet (Lead) (23:46)
Kolkata/Bhubaneswar, April 27 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday filed a supplementary chargesheet against three of the accused in the Rose Valley chit fund scam including the company chief and two Trinamool Congress MPs who were arrested earlier.
IPL: Gujarat thrash RCB by seven wickets (Lead) (23:30)
Bengaluru, April 27 (IANS) Gujarat Lions dominated with both bat and ball to thrash Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by seven wickets in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Thursday evening.
Countries must intensify vaccination delivery services: Experts (23:24)
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Noting immunisation averts 2-3 million deaths every year worldwide, experts on Thursday urged all countries to accelerate action to increase awareness for immunisation and further intensify vaccination delivery services.
Pankaj Oswal seeks transfer of shares of father's companies (23:20)
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Industrialist Abhey Oswal's eldest son Pankaj Oswal has sent legal notices to his father's companies Oswal Agro Mills Limited (OAML) and Oswal Green Tech Limited (OGL) seeking transfer of his shares, a statement said on Thursday.
Kanhaiya, 29 other JNU students told to join sedition case probe (23:18)
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Notice has been issued to 30 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students, including Kanhaiya Kumar, to join the probe into alleged raising of anti-national slogans on the campus in February last year, Delhi Police said.
Odisha launches Banayana project for forest management (23:14)
Bhubaneswar, April 27 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday launched Banayana, an Odisha Forestry Sector Development Project (OFSDP), for sustainable management of forest and bio-diversity.
Feels special to be released with 'Baahubali2': 'Saaho' makers (23:12)
Chennai, April 27 (IANS) UV Creations, the makers of actor Prabhas's upcoming multi-lingual actioner "Saaho", feel it is special for their film's teaser to be attached and released with "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion".
Sink NGO 'migrant taxis' in Mediterranean, says Italian leader (23:10)
Rome, April 27 (IANS/AKI) Italy's anti-immigrant Northern League party leader Matteo Salvini on Thursday called for charity rescue boats allegedly being used as "migrant taxis" in the Mediterranean to be sunk.
15 Calabrian mafia suspects arrested (23:08)
Reggio Calabria (Italy), April 27 (IANS/AKI) Police arrested 15 people in Reggio Calabria on Thursday in an operation against the Calabria mafia's Condello and Stillittano clans' extortion and nightclub bouncing rackets in the southern Italian city.
IPL: Gujarat beat RCB by seven wickets (23:06)
Bengaluru, April 27 (IANS) Gujarat Lions dominated with both bat and ball to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by seven wickets in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Thursday evening.
NGT reserves judgment on plea to lift ban on old diesel vehicles (23:06)
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The National Green Tribunal on Thursday reserved judgement on a plea seeking lifting of its ban on 10-year-old diesel vehicles as the Central government told it that no only diesel but CNG and petrol also causes environmental degradation.