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The government said there was a temporary shortage of currency notes in some areas because of an unexpected spurt in demand but said there was no need to panic amid repor...

by : Jack Thomas

On the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a Health and Wellness Centre, to mark the launch of the Union Government's a...

by : FnF Correspondent

President Ram Nath Kovind, addressed a function in Mhow on the 127th birth anniversary of Babasaheb Dr BR Ambedkar. Addressing the gathering, the President said that the ...

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Country

IRNSS 1I navigation satellite up in orbit, ISRO's 43rd flight of the PSLV completes fleet

by : FnF Correspondent

ISRO successfully launched the IRNSS 1I navigation satellite from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, on the 43rd flight of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle....

Dr Vandana Joshi: From a small town girl to Sydney University's Alumni Award Winner for International Achievement

by : FnF Correspondent

Dr Vandana Joshi's devotion and professionalism has brought her many awards. These include the TIME person of the year 2014, awarded collectively to the Ebola Response Team, and the 2014 UNICEF G...

Incredible India 2.0: 24*7 helpline in 12 languages for tourist safety, initiatives galore by Ministry of Tourism

by : Priti

Be it the deserts of Rajasthan or snow clad peaks of Himalyas, Runn of Kucch or Ganges in Banaras, backwaters of Allepey or plateau of Madhya Pradesh, the diversity is tremendous. No other country is ...

World

Syria war: US, its allies France, UK strike Damascus over chemical weapons, Russia, Iran warns of 'Consequences'

by : FnF Desk

US-led forces carried out a wave of air strikes against Bashar al-Assad's Syrian regime on Saturday in response to alleged chemical weapons attacks that President Donald Trump branded the "crimes...

Prime Minister Modi to visit Sweden and United Kingdom, Indo Nordic Summit & CHOGM on cards

by : FnF Correspondent

Prime Minister of India will visit Sweden and United Kingdom from 16-20 April 2018. Apart from bilateral visits to the two countries, PM will attend the India-Nordic Summit and Commonwealth Heads of G...

Equatorial Guinea-India partnership is a partnership for the world: President Kovind in Equatorial Guinea's parliament

by : FnF Correspondent

The President Ram Nath Kovind, said that the Equatorial Guinea-India partnership is for both our countries, but it is also a partnership for the world. As sea-faring societies, we are equally consciou...

Business

India to be the partner country for Ambiente 2019, 2nd Asian nation after Japan

by : FnF Correspondent

India will be the new partner country for Ambiente, Europe's mega exposition of living, dining and gifting items, next year. India takes over the baton from the Netherlands which was the partner ...

Rs 130 billion PNB fraud: Non-bailable warrants issued against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi on CBI plea

by : FnF Correspondent

A special CBI court in Mumbai has issued non-bailable warrants (NBWs) against billionaire diamantaire Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi in connection with the cases related to over $2 billion bank...

Yogesh Joshi, the game changer of Indian PR world

by : Akansha Saxena

For PR professionals in India the name 'Yogesh Joshi' evokes much admiration. They know him as the man who showed them how to reach for the stars, and demonstrated that being 'Indian�...

Others

It's Parker Solar Probe mission: Now you may send your name to the Sun by NASA's 'Hot Ticket'

by : FnF Desk

NASA is inviting people around the world to submit their names online to be placed on a microchip aboard its historic solar probe launching this summer. "This probe will journey to a region humanity h...

SDMC rewards model teachers, SARD teaches innovative teaching methods in Hindi & Math

by : FnF Correspondent

Society for All Round Development, SARD has started a pilot project in Delhi to improve methods of teaching in South Delhi municipal corporation schools. Developed in coordination with Michael Susan ...

Shashth Rupa: An exhibition of 6 artists to show the sixth senses of life

by : FnF Correspondent

Shashth Rupa not only showcases artist skill or talent. It about individuality, spirituality or nature's ecstasy to depict ones idea towards our society. It is an amalgamation of six peoples thou...

Entertainment

Salman Khan: From Superstar to a bad boy, how much money riding on him

by : FnF Desk

Salman Khan, without a doubt, is the biggest box office draw in India today. The 52-year-old star has delivered one blockbuster after another in the last decade or so with films such as the Ek Tha Tig...

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...

National Film Awards 2018: Late Sridevi wins Best Actress Award for Mom, Vinod Khanna bags Dada Saheb Phalke posthumously, The full list of winners

by : FnF Correspondent

The prestigious 65th National Film Awards are being announced today by Jury Head Shekhar Kapur. The jury of the coveted awards is headed by noted filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. ...

Health

The malaise of Private Healthcare versus govt's NPHS

by : Dr Mukul Kapoor

No investor will venture into a business if no profit is envisioned. Private Hospitals are business establishments and it would be naïve to expect them to be just philanthropic non-profit organizatio...

Diabetes is actually five separate diseases; and these 5 foods to manage it naturally

by : FnF Desk

Diabetes - or uncontrolled blood sugar levels - is normally split into type 1 and type 2. But researchers in Sweden and Finland think the more complicated picture they have uncovered will usher in an ...

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...

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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Tribute to Dr BR Ambedkar on his birth anniversary

by : Satya Narayan Sahu

Today is observed as Ambedkar Jayanti. While in JNU in late 1970s we never studied about Ambedkar. ...

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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