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Allaying apprehensions about the preparedness of its globally famous destinations, Kerala announced that it is ready to receive tourists in all major places within a mont...

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Cyclotrons are used to produce radioisotopes for diagnostic and therapeutic use for cancer care. Cyclone-30, the biggest cyclotron in India for medical application became...

by : FnF Correspondent

Harsh Vardhan Shringla, High Commissioner of India handed over 1.1 million litres of SKO (Super Kerosene Oil) and 20,000 Kerosene Multi Wick Stoves to Mr. Mofazzel Hussai...

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Country

PCI chief pitches for provision of 'social security' for journalists

by : FnF Correspondent

Flagging the issue of job uncertainties in the media sector, Press Council of India (PCI) Chairman Justice C K Prasad on Wednesday pitched for providing "social security" to journalists, saying they c...

PM's report card 2018- Defining nation's health or wooing voters

by : Priti Prakash

Modi brought to best use his charism, his earthly connect and his 2014 slogan Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas. His style that marks him apart along with his eloquence translates into a kind confidence which ...

'Shiv Bhakt' Rahul Gandhi's 18-km Roadshow in Bhopal, launches poll campaign in MP

by : FnF Correspondent

Fresh from his 12-day Kailash-Mansarovar trip, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi started his party's campaign in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh with a mega roadshow in Bhopal today. Life-size cut-outs and p...

World

Mexico showcases its World Heritage to Celebrate Independence

by : FnF Correspondent

A photo-exhibition of images portraying the UNESCO World Heritage sites and practices of Mexico was opened at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, as part of the Mexico National Day celebra...

Joint Statement on the Inaugural India-US 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

by : FnF Correspondent

Celebrating over 70 years of diplomatic cooperation, the Ministers reaffirmed their view that India and the United States, as sovereign democracies founded on the values of freedom, justice, and commi...

Donald Trump threatens to pull US out of World Trade Organization if it doesn't 'shape up'

by : FnF Desk

President Donald Trump said he would pull out of the World Trade Organization if it doesn't treat the US better, targeting a cornerstone of the international trading system...

Business

Rupee at all-time low against 70.1 per US dollar, govt says nothing to worry

by : FnF Correspondent

At about 10:30 am, the rupee hit an all-time low of 70.1 per dollar and extended it to 70.09, as concerns about Turkey's economic woes persisted. Analysts expect the rupee to fall further to belo...

G20 to promote policies that bridges all forms of digital divide, Internet cannot be a monopoly of few: IT Minister

by : FnF Correspondent

At the G20 Digital Economy Ministerial Meeting in Salta, in the north-west of Argentina, G20 ministers and senior officials issued a declaration that reflects the G20's commitment towards promoti...

After Japan and South Korea India third Asian nation to get STA-1 status from US

by : Lalit K Jha

India has become the third Asian country after Japan and South Korea to get the Strategic Trade Authorization-1 (STA-1) status after the US issued a federal notification to this effect, paving the wa...

Others

Odia Story: The Forest on Fire

by : Lalit Das, Translateted by Rabinarayan Patnaik

Kabir is a high ranking Police officer in love with the Nature. He loves forests and mountains. At times he craves to escape to the jungle leaving behind the hectic official duties, especially to the ...

Bhoomi Pranam 2018: Alpana Nayak' disciple Disha Kannan made her debut as solo Odissi dancer

by : FnF Correspondent

BHOOMI PRANAM 2018 – an evening of Odissi Dance was organised by Association for Learning Performing Arts and Normative Action (A.L.P.A.N.A.) at Main Auditorium, India International Centre (IIC), Ne...

Apsara-U Reactor becomes operational at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Trombay

by : FnF Correspondent

Nearly sixty-two years after Apsara came into existence, a swimming pool type research reactor "Apsara-upgraded”, of higher capacity was born at Trombay on 10th September...

Entertainment

First pics out! Shahid Kapoor, Mira Rajput with newborn son Zain and Misha

by : FnF Correspondent

Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput were blessed with a baby boy on September 5, 2018, and this makes their family portrait complete. The little bundle of joy is their second child after Misha, who was born...

Dus Ka Dum: It's going to be a Shah Rukh Khan-Salman Khan show all the way-Watch

by : FnF Correspondent

Superstar Salman Khan is loved by his fans not just for his movies but also for his impeccable hosting talent. Hi stint as a 'Bigg Boss' host proved to be the best bet and not just that his ...

Indian Film Institute partners with FCC South Asia to launch Film Club

by : FnF Correspondent

The Indian Film Institute is partnering with the Film Correspondents'Club of South Asia (FCC South Asia), New Delhi to host weekly screenings of world famous film classics....

Health

Minority stress is causing more men to live shorter lives

by : FnF Desk

There's a health crisis among racial, ethnic, and sexual minority men. Here's why it's happening and how society can help. Those dealing with minority stress "to seek out health systems...

These lifestyle changes may help get you off of Blood Pressure meds

by : FnF Desk

Under the new guidelines, high blood pressure is defined as 130/80 mm Hg, down from 140/90. A reading of 120–129 systolic, a previously healthy range, is now considered elevated....

Smoking tobacco is globally the second leading cause of heart diseases

by : Shreya Ganguly

In tobacco cigarette, there is combustion, a burning of an organic material that generates temperatures up to 900 degree Celsius. Chronic exposure to this tends to thicken blood vessels, making them w...

Editor's Blog

Oped: Hindutva, Jobs or Farmers, whats the deal this season

by : Priti Prakash

Its just few months before the 2019 general elections will be declared. Political parties have sound...

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In 1924 Kerala floods; Mahatma Gandhi appealed for relief from all parts of India to the victims

by : Satya Narayan Sahu

In 1924 Kerala suffered deluge on account of terrible flood which was widespread and resulted in mas...

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...