Wednesday, Dec 13th 2017
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A special CBI court held former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda and ex-coal secretary H C Gupta guilty of corruption and other charges in a coal scam case. Special CB...

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At least five Army jawans have been reported missing after an avalanche hit Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora and Nowgam this morning. All of them were on duty. The aval...

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On the last day of campaigning for Gujarat elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew in a seaplane from the Sabarmati Riverfront to Dharoi Dam, a reservoir near Ambaji...

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Country

Tamana's Annual Christmas Carnival at British High Commissioner's residence

by : FnF Correspondent

The inauguration of the Tamana's Annual Christmas Carnival held today at British High Commissioner's residence. Lady Louise Asquith, Sunil Sethi (President FDCI), Kishore Jayaraman (Presiden...

PM Modi flies in seaplane on last day of campaign before polls

by : FnF Correspondent

On the last day of campaigning for Gujarat elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flew in a seaplane from the Sabarmati Riverfront to Dharoi Dam, a reservoir near Ambaji, to hold a rally in the state...

'Is it wrong to visit a temple?' asks Rahul Gandhi

by : FnF Correspondent

Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi accused the BJP of lopsided development in Gujarat, said he's been praying for the pollbound state on his various temple visits and hit back at criticism of ...

World

Achieved full nuclear statehood, can now hit whole US: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declares with pride

by : FnF Correspondent

"Kim Jong Un declared with pride that now we have finally realised the great historic cause of completing the state nuclear force, the cause of building a rocket power," North Korean state television ...

Jerusalem! Israel's capital, Trump declares: Netanyahu calls 'historic' day, Palestinians and rest of the world condemn

by : FnF Desk

President Donald Trump has shattered decades of unwavering U.S. neutrality on Jerusalem, declaring the sorely divided holy city as Israel's capital and sparking frustrated Palestinians to cry out...

Donald Trump calls Shinzo Abe; reaffirm commitment to combat North Korea's missile threat

by : FnF Desk

US President Donald Trump spoke over phone with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and reaffirmed their commitment to combat the North Korean threat after a ballistic missile fired by the reclusive na...

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. ...

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

ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival unveils 2018 speakers at Mumbai preview

by : FnF Correspondent

The annual ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival announced its second list of speakers at a preview event at the iconic Royal Opera House in Mumbai. Also known as the 'Kumbh Mela of literature', th...

JAZZ INDIA CIRCUIT's GIJLF opens in sunny Goa with cutting-edge experimental jazz

by : FnF Correspondent

Jazz India Circuit's Goa International Jazz Live Festival (GIJLF) kicked off on Saturday, December 9th at the Stone Water Eco Resort in Goa with performances by the homegrown electronica inspired...

Sadhguru to Inaugurate Mystic Kalinga 2017

by : FnF Correspondent

Mystic Kalinga is an emerging platform of poets and performers designed to promote young mind's participation in art, culture and creative dialogue with the past, present and future. Sadhguru wil...

Entertainment

'Padmavati' controversy: Fair is foul and foul is fair

by : Saeed Naqvi

"Padmavati", in a sense, is a neighbourhood story. My village, Mustafabad, happens to be in Rae Bareli, which embraces numerous Chishtiya Sufi shrines or places where the saints spent some time, inclu...

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...

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

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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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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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