India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
On the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, Union minister Piyush Goyal today said in Varanasi that as many as 51,000 women and girls of Varanasi will be insured under the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana as a gift from the Prime Minister.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
Ten-year-old Mahesh had no hope of reuniting with his younger sister Mamta, who had gone missing five years ago, but this Rakhi brought a pleasant surprise for him.
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 23, 2015
Even as its peers make a beeline to open shop at the GIFT City, HDFC Bank has said it is not keen to have presence in the country's first international finance centre in Ahmedabad.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 22, 2015
A BJP MP will bestow a gift of insurance, under the government's social security scheme, to 11,000 girls and women of his constituency on the occasion of Rakshabandhan.
ShubhodeepChakravarty | Thursday August 20, 2015
Lokesh Rahul was under pressure after being trapped LBW on single-digit scores in each of his two innings in the Galle Test. He blasted past all doubts though in the second Test to gift himself a well-constructed century.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Friday August 14, 2015
Lovely images of Mars - that's the tribute from Mangalyaan for India's Independence Day. It was exactly three years ago that the nation first got to know that India was heading for Mars - from the ramparts of the Red Fort during the speech of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Thursday August 13, 2015
Hallelujah! Meri, tumhari, hum sabki Maggi is banned no more, thanks to a Bombay High Court ruling today. If you are celebrating as well, add to it these happy and funny reactions that will definitely put a smile on your face.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is "God's gift to the nation" and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj a national "asset", Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said today, dismissing Congress demands for her resignation.
NDTVSports | Monday August 3, 2015
Cristiano Ronaldo will be the Best Man at the wedding of his agent, Jorge Mendes, who brokered the football superstar's first move to Manchester United and then to Real Madrid
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 31, 2015
A number of new books by late APJ Abdul Kalam, including a sequel to his ever-popular "Ignited Minds", are lined up for publication in the next few months.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Friday July 31, 2015
At midnight on Friday, when India and Bangladesh officially swap land, the District Magistrate of Cooch Behar in West Bengal, P Ulaganathan, will experience what a civil servant might have experienced at Independence.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Tuesday July 21, 2015
She's a photographer, he's a painter and money's tight. The commercial traces the beautiful things they are ready to do, the sacrifices each is willing to make for the other's happiness.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday July 15, 2015
An Indian is among a group of 20 foreign tourists who have been arrested in northern China for suspected links to "a terror group" according to reports by Britain's Foreign Office and a South African charity. Indian officials confirmed that the embassy in Beijing has sought access to the Indian under arrest.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Establishing the IBU will propel the bank's growth plans further by providing it access to international financial markets, as well as provide a comprehensive product suite to its corporate clients requiring foreign currency funding, Yes Bank said in a statement on Tuesday.
India News | Reported by Kamal Khan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday July 13, 2015
Amitabh Thakur, a senior police officer in Uttar Pradesh, has described as "political vendetta" the Lucknow police registering a rape case against him hours after he had filed a complaint against Mulayam Singh Yadav, who is chief of the ruling Samajwadi Party.
World News | Reuters | Friday July 10, 2015
The Vatican acknowledged it was taken by surprise to discover that a wooden hammer and sickle sculpture with a figure of a crucified Christ gifted to the Pope in Bolivia was not commissioned by leftist president Evo Morales but designed by a priest killed in 1980.
NDTVSports | Tuesday July 7, 2015
The years of having his face painted by a birthday cake and opening champagne bottles may well be over. MS Dhoni though can hardly complain as he will get to celebrate his first birthday as a father with his bundle of joy Ziva.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday July 2, 2015
Andy Murray was celebrating his 6-1, 6-1, 6-4 second round win over Dutchman Robin Haase when he threw his sodden wristband into the VIP area on Court One where it was caught by All England Club chairman Phillip Brook. The official then handed it as a gift to the Duchess of Cornwall who was sitting next to him.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 27, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi proposed an exclusive satellite for nations in the region as a gift from India.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
India is expected to launch in December next year the SAARC satellite, proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a 'gift to the neighbours', Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman Kiran Kumar today said.
Stephanie Strom, The New York Times | Thursday June 18, 2015
The latest piece of equipment at the Bread Lab, a heavenly smelling corner of the Washington State University campus here, is a tortilla press, a gift from Chipotle Mexican Grill.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday June 17, 2015
In the past, British players ranked inside the top 250 would be given a free pass into Wimbledon's main draw and often responded to the gift with miserable performances in the grass-court Grand Slam.
Opinion | Mukul Kesavan | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Mr Modi's commitment to cooperative federalism seems not to extend to Chief Ministers who best him in electoral contests. But for Kejriwal, these stand-offs is a gift that keeps on giving.
Ketan Pratap | Friday June 26, 2015
The Google Play prepaid voucher will be available in three options - Rs. 500, Rs. 1,000, and Rs. 1,500.