Sunday, Feb 18th 2018
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"The Punjab National Bank has detected some fraudulent and unauthorised transactions (messages) in one of its branch in Mumbai for the benefit of a few select accoun...

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Iran president Hassan Rouhani had arrived in India for a three-day visit to the country. Following is the full text of the joint statement of India and Iran:...

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Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday hit out at the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central government over a slew of issues, including Rafale deal, demonetisatio...

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In a bid to tackle cybercrime, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday proposed an online portal to report cybercrimes against women. "Need to increase cyber f...

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Country

In the wake of Jammu terror strike, MoD clears Rs 160 bn rifle procurement

by : FnF Defence Correspondent

The government restarted a faltering procurement aimed at strengthening the firepower of the frontline infantry soldier, who bears the brunt of counter-insurgency operations and deployment along the P...

Piyush Goyal takes jibe at Rahul's temple visit in Karnataka

by : FnF Correspondent

Union Minister Piyush Goyal said that Congress president Rahul Gandhi is coming to Karnataka for "religious tourism". "I have heard he is coming for religious tourism. But I believe People of Karnata...

PM Modi's wife Jashodaben injured, her relative killed in accident

by : FnF Correspondent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's wife Jashodaben was injured and her relative was killed when their car rammed into a truck in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh, police said. Jashodaben did not suffer a...

World

India hopes Palestine becomes a free country in peaceful manner: PM Narendra Modi

by : FnF Desk

Prime Minister Narendra Modi became the first Indian Prime Minister to make an official visit to Palestine. He was conferred the Grand Collar of the State of Palestine by President Mahmoud Abbas today...

PM Narendra Modi's Palestine, UAE and Oman visit: India's new script for Middle East

by : Harsh V Pant

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will once again shift his attention to the Middle East this week when he embarks on a four-day visit to Palestine, UAE and Oman. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is...

PM Modi at World Government Summit in UAE; calls Dubai a miracle, cites it as great example for the world

by : FnF Desk

Voicing concern over massive global investment in missiles and bombs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday warned against the misuse of technology, saying it must be used as a means to development a...

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...

Global enterpreneurship summit calls for empowering women entrepreneurship

by : FnF Correspondent

The eminent women from the different walks of life in India called upon the government and the other agencies to empower women entrepreneurs to give a filip to Indian industries. ...

SBI may cut minimum balance requirement for savings accounts

by : FnF Correspondent

State Bank of India said that it is looking at revising minimum balance amount and penalty charges of its accounts. The move comes after SBI faced all-round flak for earning Rs. 1,771.67 crore, more t...

Literature

ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2018: Vibrant with diverse ideas of change, explorations audiences stay charged with rapt attention

by : FnF Correspondent

In the session on Adaptations, and all-star panel of Mira Nair, Michael Ondaatje, Tom Stoppard, Amy Tan and Nicholas Shakespeare discussed the metamorphosis of the book to the screenplay and how in th...

Morning Music by Meeta Pandit kick starts sessions with literary stalwarts celebrating the might of the word

by : FnF Correspondent

The eleventh edition of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival opened this morning with invigorating music by performers from Gujrat, Assam and Rajasthan – the atmosphere was heady and energetic; as cro...

ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 2018: Conversations on saving the environment

by : FnF Correspondent

From January 24 to January 29, 2018 at Diggi Palace in Jaipur, environmental concerns will feature in a number of insightful and impassioned discussions: The Vanishing Stepwells of India; The Vanishin...

Entertainment

'Fire and Fury' recital: How Clinton mocked Trump at Grammys

by : FnF Desk

Hillary Clinton was a surprise guest at the 2018 Grammy Awards as the Democrat leader read passages from the book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" to mock US President Donald Trump....

Twisted interpretation of history: Challenging times for artists, filmmakers

by : Amulya Ganguli

At the root of the controversy over the release of the Hindi feature film "Padmavati" is, first, the saffron brotherhood's interpretation of history with a pronounced anti-Muslim bias and, second...

Udaipur World Music Festival returns with a bang for its third edition on 9th, 10th and 11th February 2018

by : FnF Correspondent

Get ready for one of the biggest musical treats this season, as Udaipur World Music Festival conceptualized and produced by SEHER, presented by Hindustan Zinc Limited, Wonder Cement and Rajasthan Tou...

Health

The Medical Profession is at Crossroads

by : Dr Mukul Kapoor

The medical profession in India is perhaps at its lowest repute. No profession is today as abused by the Indian public, as the doctors. You see doctors being abused, ridiculed, accused of murder/corru...

Poor sleep may put you at high risk of Alzheimer's disease

by : FnF Desk

Chronic poor sleep may contribute to cognitive decline, according to a study that shows wakeful brain produces more of the Alzheimer's protein amyloid beta than its waste-disposal system can hand...

How to get a great body, healthy skin and silky hair with coconut

by : FnF Desk

Coconut is an all-rounder not just for your diet, but also for your skin. The ingredient can enhance the sweetness of your desserts and also make for a good moisturiser, toner and make-up remover, sug...

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

Some reflections on the occasion of Constitution Day

by : Satya Narayan Sahu

From last year onwards 26th November is being observed as the Constitution Day. It was on 26th Novem...

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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