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New Delhi: Chinese telecommunications equipment company Huawei will launch at least four smartphones in the Indian affordable segment on Monday, s...


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Morning rains cool Delhi

New Delhi: Rains lashed several parts of the city today, offering respite from the hot conditions. "The Safdarjung observatory, considered the official reading for the city, received 6.0 mm rainfall while areas under Palam, Ayanagar and Lodhi road recorded 9.2 mm, 14.2 mm and 3.4 mm rainfall respectively," said the MeT department official. Howe ...

'BJP-PDP coalition will not compromise with integrity of Jammu and Kashmir'

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New Delhi: On the birth anniversary of Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee, the BJP today said the coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir will not compromise with his ideology of an integrated state and will never support separatist forces. Paying tributes to Mookerjee, BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav also said that the Centre is planning some major steps for the development of Jammu and Kashmir. "Many a times doubts are being raised on w...

Father's consent not needed for child's guardianship: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday ruled that there was no need for the consent of the father in giving guardianship of a child to an unwed mother. The apex court bench headed by Justice Vikramajit Sen said this while recalling the earlier order of a guardianship court and asking it to re...

Modi on Central Asian tour, to visit Russia for BRICS, SCO summits

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday will leave for an eight-day tour that will take him to the five Central Asian countries of Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, and to Ufa in Russia where he will attend the BRICS and SCO back-to-back summits. Modi will...

Sydney Opera House bans selfie sticks

Sydney: Australia's Sydney Opera House has joined a growing list of cultural institutions worldwide to crack down on the use of the telescopic camera attachment that gives a wider field of view for "selfie"-style photographs, media reported on Monday. Sydney Opera House was the most...

'NO' is 'YES' to viable debt deal says Greek Prime Minister Tsipras

Athens: Greek voters' resounding "NO" to the international creditors' debt deal offer in Sunday's landmark referendum does not mean a rift with Europe, but a "YES" to a viable agreement, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsi...

Make quick 'possible' proposals for renegotiation: EU

Brussels: The European Union urged the Greek government to make "meaningful" and "possible" proposals in coming hours for renegotiation, following early results which have shown that Greece overwhelmingly rejected the bloc's b...

This brave woman pulled out her own twins during C-Section

News 24 Bureau New Delhi: Three days before Christmas, doctors at the John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle, New South Wales performed a C-section on a woman and welcomed two twin girls ‘Matilda and Violet’ in this world. Mati...

Putin congratulates Obama, calls for talks as equals

Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin called for talks on an equal footing between Moscow and Washington, while congratulating Barack Obama, on the occasion of American Independence Day, the Kremlin has announced. "In his message of congra...

Sensex sheds 179 points in early trade

Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Monday was trading 179.31 points or 0.64 percent down during the morning session. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was als...

SBI offers 'Tatkal Home Loan' within 10 days of application

State Bank of India, the country's largest lender, has launched an initiative to expedite its home loan application process and provide doorstep services. The initiative, known as 'Project Tatkal', will help get the loan within 10 ...

Work on India-Bangladesh telecom link to start next week

Agartala: Weeks after signing of an agreement by New Delhi and Dhaka on telecommunication links, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) on Saturday announced that work will start next week to operationalise the system. "Information Tech...

SBI Life Insurance targets 30 percent growth in first-year premiums

Kolkata: Mumbai-based SBI Life Insurance said on Saturday that it is targeting a 30 percent growth in first-year premiums this fiscal. Company's managing director and CEO Arijit Basu said the projected growth will come in through sell...

US beat Japan 5-2 to win World Cup

Vancouver: Carli Lloyd scored three goals in the first 16 minutes as the US beat Japan 5-2 in the Women's World Cup final on Sunday. Lloyd's flash of genius devastated Japan in a re-match of last World Cup final where Japan beat the Americ...

Virat has a lot of qualities to match his aggression: Viv Richards

New Delhi: He has always admired Virat Kohli's batting qualities and Sir Vivian Richards feels that one should not be too critical of the Indian Test captain's on-field aggression as he possesses the "quality" to match his attit...

Messi's family attacked by Chile fans during Copa final

Santiago: Members of Argentina star Lionel Messi's family were attacked by Chile fans during the first half of the Copa America final between the two sides at the Estadio Nacionale stadium. The incident occurred just before half-time...

Warner's explanation for punching me ridiculous: Root

London: England batsman Joe Root added fuel to the Ashes fire on Sunday when he branded Australian hard-hitting batsman David Warner "ridiculous" over his explanation for hitting him in a Birmingham bar in 2013. Warner expresse...