Monday, Aug 29th 2016
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The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully tested its own scramjet - an engine that takes atmospheric oxygen to burn engine fuel - a senior ISRO official ...

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The Political circus of the twin Telugu states are abuzz with speculation that Andhra Pradesh is set to see it's first major Cabinet reshuffle and sources confirmed ...

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Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was on Sunday handed over a set of at least 15 questions by Delhi's Anti Corruption Branch (ACB) probing the multi-crore t...

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National

Mehbooba's different voices: Pakistan bashing in Delhi, conciliatory in Kashmir

by : Sarwar Kashani

While she was in Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti attacked Pakistan and separatist leaders for inciting trouble in the state, but later in Srinagar her tone and tenor changed - f...

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar meets Burhan Wani's father, says meeting was 'Humanitarian'

by : FnF Correspondent

The father of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani, whose killing on July 8 sparked off violent protests in Jammu and Kashmir, met spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar at his ashram in Bengaluru....

Universities must be bastions of free speech and expression: President at 1st convocation of Nalanda University

by : FnF Correspondent

President Pranab Mukherjee addressed the first convocation of Nalanda University and laid the foundations stone of its new campus today at Rajgir, Nalanda....

World

Want peace restored in Kashmir, hope India-Pakistan talk on the issue: Abdul Basit

by : FnF Correspondent

Reiterating his stand that Islamabad only wants peace to prevail in Kashmir which has been hit by violence for more than two months, Pakistani High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit said that even tho...

Bangladesh cops storm militant hideout, kill 'mastermind' of Dhaka cafe attack

by : FnF Desk

Bangladeshi security forces killed four Islamist militants, including the mastermind of an attack on a cafe in Dhaka last month in which 22 people, mostly foreigners, were killed, the head of police c...

Myanmar president U Htin Kyaw's India visit: Balancing ties with China

by : Aroonim Bhuyan

Myanmar President U Htin Kyaw arriving on a four-day visit to India from Saturday on the heels of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's day-long visit to that country on Monday, Yangon is see...

Business

Trading likely to remain choppy in Indian stock markets

by : FnF Correspondent

Volatility in Indian stock markets is expected to continue during the sessions ahead, after two weeks of bearish trends, with some fresh directions also expected from the release of domestic macro dat...

Indian flyers may soon get Wi-Fi onboard a flight; know how it works

by : FnF Correspondent

Wi-Fi becoming omnipresent in India, there is one area where it still has to make a mark – inside a mid-air flight. That will hopefully change, as aviation secretary RN Choubey has hinted that passe...

Facebook to provide free Wi-Fi at Railway Stations

by : FnF Desk

Facebook isn't abandoning India. About six months after the Indian government considered Facebook's Free Basics program unlawful, the organization as of now setting up a rebound. What's...

Others

Sleep well! These 4 simple changes in your bedroom can ensure well-rested return to work

by : FnF Correspondent

A five-minute catnap is the best guide when choosing your future bedding. If your elbow sinks into the mattress, it is too soft, whereas if you are unable to slide your hand between the sleeping surfa...

India vs West Indies: Disappointed we lost but good we fought, says Lokesh Rahul

by : FnF Desk

His unbeaten hundred could not help India get over the line but Indian batsman Lokesh Rahul said his side's fighting spirit till the last ball of what could have been a world record chase, was a ...

Monsoon break increases cases of dengue in Maharashtra district

by : FnF Desk

With Aurangabad witnessing a dry spell for quite some time now, there has been a sharp increase in dengue cases across the district. In a bid to prevent further rise in dengue cases, experts have urge...

Entertainment

Kareena Kapoor Khan to begin preparing for Veere Di Wedding next month

by : FnF Correspondent

Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan will begin preparations for her forthcoming film 'Veere Di Wedding' next month. The 35-year-old actress and her actor husband Saif Ali Khan are expecting their fi...

Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma and Imtiaz Ali make memories on Prague streets

by : FnF Desk

Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma and director Imtiaz Ali are presently shooting for 'The Ring' in Prague and the trio seems to have a lot of fun ...

Bigg Boss 10 promo is out and Salman Khan has turned astronaut

by : FnF Desk

The first promo of India's biggest reality show Bigg Boss 10 featuring Salman Khan is out. Salman Khan is seen dressed up as an astronaut. The astronaut is just one of his many looks in the promo...

Health

Walking can cut cardiovascular death in early by half

by : FnF Desk

Moderate physical activities such as walking and cycling are associated with a greater than 50 per cent reduction in cardiovascular death in people over the age of 65, says a study. ...

Acute Zika infection can damage nerves: study

by : FnF Desk

Concerned about the increasing number of neurological complications related to the Zika virus, the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) has recently established a forum to contribute expertise to the c...

Human urine: Organic alternative to chemical fertilisers

by : KS Jayaraman

Convinced about its medicinal values, Indian scientists had taken a patent on cow urine in 2002. Now, researchers at the International Centre for Ecological Engineering of Kalyani University near Kolk...

Editor's Blog

NSG and Foreign Policy: Diplomacy works

by : Priti Prakash

India exhausted all its diplomatic energies to get into NSG although, the forebodings say sooner or ...

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Bloggers Spot

Himalayan Quietness needed for practicing Yoga

by : Satya Narayan Sahu

What is Yoga? Is it confined to some Asanas or regulation of breath? The answer is no. Yoga means a ...

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...

Dengue or crop failure, concern of climate alert

by : Sunita Narain

What does farmer's despair over crop failure have in common with dengue fever, which is ravaging Del...

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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