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Speaking on the closing ceremony of the Namami Barak festival in Silchar, the President said that the geographical location of the Barak valley gives it the potential to ...

by : FnF Correspondent

No past Prime Minister of India evokes as much passion as Indira Gandhi. Her admirers believe she could do no wrong and was the messianic leader India needed in her time;...

by : Suman Dubey

Being a woman entrepreneur may be aspirational for many, but is it easy being one? As people celebrated women entrepreneurship day on Sunday, many of them say entrepreneu...

by : Aparajita Gupta
National

Legislators are guardians of public interest and trust: President in Special Session of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly

by : FnF Correspondent

Addressing the legislators at a special session of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly in Itanagar, the President Ram Nath Kovind urged them to remember that they had been elected as members of...

Ramjanmabhoomi Dispute: Yogi says too late for talks as Sri Sri visits Ayodhya and says 'will talk to all'

by : FnF Correspondent

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that it was too late for talks on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute even as he had earlier praised Art of Living Founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar f...

PM Modi remains 'by far' most popular figure in Indian politics: Pew Research conducted among 2,464 respondents

by : FnF Correspondent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi remains "by far" the most popular figure in Indian politics, the Pew said, releasing the main findings of its latest survey conducted among 2,464 respondents in India....

World

India's Act East Policy is shaped around the ASEAN: PM Modi in Opening Statement at 15th ASEAN-India Summit, Full Text

by : FnF Correspondent

India's Act East Policy is shaped around the ASEAN, and its centrality in the regional security architecture of the Indo-Pacific region is evident, says PM Narendra Modi in Opening Statement at 1...

Over 300 people attend the Commonwealth Remembrance Day Service in The Hague hosted by the Embassy of India

by : FnF Correspondent

The Embassy of India on behalf of the Commonwealth-Netherlands Joint Committee of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission hosted a Commonwealth Remembrance Day Service at the Westduin Cemetery in The H...

ASEAN Summit 2017: PM Modi meets President Trump, says India, US can work for the future of Asia

by : FnF Desk

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump discussed a range of key issues, including defence and security, when they met in Manila on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit on Monda...

Business

Bollywood tie-ups: A lucrative e-commerce formula

by : Nivedita

Bollywood plays a big role in influencing youth and, keeping this in mind, the trend of e-commerce websites associating with films and film celebrities has of late gone to the next level. This partner...

Honor targeting top slot in Indian smarphone market: George Zhao, Global President

by : FnF Desk

Chinese telecom giant Huawei's sub-brand Honor wants to take the Indian smartphone market by storm with some innovative and trend-setting products and become the country's top smartphone bra...

POWERGRID completes Govt's prestigious project extending Grid connectivity to Leh-Ladakh region

by : FnF Correspondent

POWERGRID has successfully completed and charged 220 kV S/c Leh - Khalsti Line section of 220 KV S/c Alusteng (Srinagar) - Leh Transmission line, along with 220/66 kV GIS sub-stations at Leh and Khals...

Others

From Gujarat riots to foiling Lalu's bid to become PM, Jaya Jaitly's startling claims in autobiography

by : Saket Suman

From joining politics under firebrand leader George Fernandes, to becoming the president of Samata Party -- a key ally in the first National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government, Jaya Jaitly's ri...

Transparency through Technology Driving Initiatives in Women and Child Development Ministry

by : Anuradha Das

India is fraught with corruption even in areas where one is expected not to indulge in such activities. What can be a more important domain than that of abandoned children, and poor women, and distres...

Environmental doomsday: Kashmir's vanishing fish, turtle doves, migratory birds

by : Sheikh Qayoom

Kashmir's fish are dying because of eutrophication (excess of nutrients leading to oxygen depletion), turtle doves have almost stopped visiting paddy fields to pick grain and, alarmingly, lesser ...

Entertainment

Nothing can stop release of 'Padmavati', says Deepika Padukone

by : FnF Desk

Padmavati marks the third film that Deepika has worked in under Bhansali's direction after romantic crime drama Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela and historical drama Bajirao Mastani — all of whic...

Bollywood's organised sections escaped impact, but daily wagers suffered

by : FnF Desk

Sections of the Indian film and television which did business through banking channels remained largely on track after the November 8, 2016, demonetization. But Bollywood's daily wagers -- spot b...

Rs 10 Crore for heads of Deepika Padukone, Padmavati Director: BJP Official

by : FnF Correspondent

The vitriol over Bollywood film Padmavati went up a notch as a BJP office bearer from Haryana said he would double the bounty on the heads of actor Deepika Padukone and filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali...

Health

Make eye donation a family tradition, blindness is curable

by : FnF Desk

Every fifth blind person in the world is an Indian. Of the 15 million blind people in India, 1.1 million suffer from corneal blindness. And 25,000 new cases are added to this backlog annually....

Five new malaria vaccine targets discovered

by : FnF Desk

Scientists have discovered five new malaria vaccine targets that lead to reduction in the parasite's ability to enter the red blood cells....

Water births more comfortable, but awareness missing in India

by : Somrita Ghosh

Many women dread their approaching delivery date because they do not want to go through a caesarean section (C-section) or are afraid of labour pains. Health experts suggest that couples can opt for w...

Editor's Blog

India's 70: Are we paying a price for our democracy!

by : Priti Prakash

Independence was a painful journey that got with it death, destruction, migration, division, sacrifi...

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Bloggers Spot

KR Narayanan, a man with wide social sympathy (On 12th death anniversary)

by : Satya Narayan Sahu

Hailing from a very humble background KR Narayanan rose to the highest office of our Republic. It re...

Conduct Rules for whom?

by : Rajeshwar Singal

This may sound like a dilemma, but it is not far from truth. Conduct Rules are meant to govern condu...

Food and Dissent: How food is related to sustainability and climate change

by : Sunita Narain

The idea of secularism is this very idea of India which respects the equality of all. Of course, wit...

Common Man and Judicial System

by : Ravi Kishore

Today every one is talking about judicial accountability i.e. how the whole system of judiciary is t...

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