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India on Saturday reacted strongly over Obama administration's decision to notify sale of F-16 fighter aircrafts to Pakistan and summoned Ambassador Richard Verma. I...

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India's annual consumer price inflation edged up to a 17-month high of 5.69 percent in January, driven up by higher food costs, government data showed on Friday. Mea...

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For the first time after the Lok Sabha polls in 2014, Varanasi will again witness Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal 's presence o...

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National

Two Army personnel, 4 militants killed in Kashmir gunfight

by : FnF Defence Correspondent

Two Army personnel and four militants were killed in a gunfight in north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Saturday morning, said Army spokesperson.Two Army personnel were killed and four others incl...

Utttar Pradesh Budget 2016: Rs 814 crore for Lucknow Metro, two new greenfield cities

by : FnF Correspondent

With the upcoming assembly elections in mind, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, Friday, presented a populist UP Budget 2016-17.The Rs 3.46 lakh crore budget – a record for the state – a...

National Herald case: Breather for Sonia, Rahul as SC expunges objectionable parts of HC order

by : FnF Desk

The Supreme Court said that proceedings in the National Herald case against Congress president Sonia Gandhi, party vice president Rahul Gandhi and three others will continue at the trial court. Howeve...

World

Seoul begins closing inter-Korean Kaesong Industrial Complex

by : FnF Desk

South Korea began pulling its nationals out of an inter-Korean industrial complex on Thursday, which is located just across the North Korean border. South Korea decided to shut down the Kaesong Indust...

Bernie Sanders beats Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump wins in New Hampshire primary

by : FnF Desk

Bernie Sanders swept to a huge victory today by defeating Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire Democratic primary for US presidential nominee while Donald Trump solidified the frontrunner status in th...

UAE, India: A lasting friendship and advanced relationship

by : FnF Desk

The United Arab Emirates and the Republic of India have, for centuries, enjoyed strong, sustained relationships ever since trade was established as the primary activity connecting the people of both n...

Business

Bad loan clean up will help support future growth: Raghuram Rajan

by : FnF Desk

RBI governor Raghuram Rajan said that while the impact of the regulator's asset quality review will hit the profitability of some banks in the short run, the clean-up will help support economic g...

ONGC aims for 'new drilling contracts' in cost-saving drive

by : FnF Desk

Oil and Natural Gas Corp hopes to agree new cheaper drilling contracts for its western offshore fields, two sources involved in the matter said, in its biggest ever cost-saving drive in response to lo...

Facebook withdraws Free Basics from India

by : FnF Correspondent

Facebook has withdrawn the controversial Free Basics services from India following the telecom regulator disallowing differential pricing. The social media giant had launched the project in India a ye...

East & West

Schizophrenics more likely to attempt suicide

by : FnF Desk

Those with schizophrenia who'd been physically abused during childhood were five times more likely to have attempted suicide, a new study shows. The lifetime prevalence of suicide attempts among ...

Exercise with meditation helps beat depression

by : FnF Desk

Meditation and aerobic exercise done together helps reduce depression, according to a new Rutgers study. A mind and body combination of exercise and meditation, done twice a week for only two months, ...

Couch potato? Your brain may shrink as you age

by : FnF Desk

Brain volume is one marker of brain aging. Our brains shrink as we age, and this atrophy is related to cognitive decline and increased risk for dementia. So, this study suggests that people with poor ...

Entertainment

Brave-heart Neerja Bhanot 3rd Chandigarh personality to feature in Bollywood film

by : Jaideep Sarin

Chandigarh may not be a historical city but the courage and determination of three personalities from here have put them on the country's cinematic map. 'Neerja', a film based on the yo...

Sidharth Malhotra has special plans for Katrina Kaif

by : FnF Desk

"As of now, I'll be travelling and shooting for Baar Baar Dekho, so sadly with the whole crew," he said. Katrina Kaif, who is reportedly single after her recent breakup with Ranbir Kapoor, said t...

Anushka Sharma learns wrestling for Salman Khan-starrer 'Sultan'

by : FnF Correspondent

Actress Anushka Sharma is currently getting trained in wrestling for her role in Salman Khan-starrer 'Sultan'. The 27-year-old 'NH 10' actress plays a wrestler in the upcoming YRF&...

Others

Alcohol allows bacteria to infiltrate into liver

by : FnF Desk

Alcohol itself can directly damage liver cells. Now researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report evidence that alcohol is also harmful to the liver for a second reason ...

What influences grooming habits of wild chimpanzees?

by : FnF Desk

Wild chimpanzees were an ideal species with which to conduct the research because they live in large groups, associations between individuals are fluid, and social relationships variable. For the stud...

Sleep deprivation can lead to false confessions

by : FnF Desk

People who are deprived of sleep are more likely to sign false confessions to a wrong they never did, than individuals who are well rested, a new study says. But the study does tie in with other evide...

Editor's Blog

Terror or faith, its a warning

by : Priti Prakash

This time its not the nuclear bomb that destroyed Japan or some natural disaster that we cannot pred...

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Car Free Day in Gurgaon: A perspective from Mahatma Gandhi

by : Satya Narayan Sahu

Proliferation of cars in our towns and cities has caused unending problems such as pollution of air,...

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...

From basic needs to infrastructure, governance matters

by : Sunita Narain

We first need to recognise that India and countries like ours have to find new technical solutions a...

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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