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Croatia have created history by thrashing Argentina 3-0 and booking their spot in the last 16 of the tournament. Goals from Ante Rebic, Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic have ...

by : FnF Desk

With the football fever in the air, Google is celebrating the sporting extravaganza with doodles. Today the Google Doodle catches the Day 9 fever of the FIFA World Cup. ...

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More than 3.2 billion people, or 2 in every 5 people, are impacted by land degradation today and up to 143 million people could move within their countries by 2050 to esc...

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Country

Huge potential for India and Greece to collaborate in so many areas: President Ram Nath Kovind

by : FnF Correspondent

There is a huge potential for India and Greece to collaborate in areas like infrastructure, supply chain, energy and services, President Ram Nath Kovind has said as he highlighted investment opportuni...

India has potential to play in FIFA World Cup soon: Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

by : FnF Correspondent

Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says India has the potential to play in the FIFA World Cup in near future but the country can reach that standard only if opportunities are created for the p...

India envisioned as five trillion-dollar economy: PM Modi talks 'Team India' at NITI Aayog's governing council

by : FnF Correspondent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the world expects India to become a five trillion-dollar economy soon. "The world expects India to become a five trillion dollar economy soon,” he said while delive...

World

Scince 1954, how 11 US presidents failed to make peace with North Korea

by : FnF Desk

Contrary to popular perception, the core issue to be resolved at the June 12 summit - and any subsequent meetings - between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is not North K...

India protests to Pakistan against so-called "Gilgit Baltistan Order 2018”

by : Kriti

The Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan to India was summoned today and a strong protest was made against Government of Pakistan's so-called "Gilgit Baltistan Order 2018”....

18th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit: India refuses to endorse China's BRI

by : FnF Desk

India was the only country on Sunday not to endorse a high-profile Chinese project in Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) — the only discordant note in the 17-page joint document released at the end of ...

FIFA World Cup 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Denmark vs Australia; A 1-1 tie keeps the Socceroos alive in Group C match

by : FnF Desk

Denmark took the Group C lead with four points, picking up one point in a 1-1 tie with Australia. That keeps the Socceroos alive in the World Cup. Denmark leads France, which plays Peru later Thursday...

FIFA World Cup 2018 schedule: Match timings as IST, Group, Teams and Venue

by : FnF Correspondent

FIFA World Cup is one of the biggest sporting events in the world. The opening match will be between hosts Russia and Saudi Arabia on June 14, which will start at 8:30 PM (IST). Throughout the group s...

FIFA World Cup 2018: Iran vs Spain; Diego Costa helps Spain beat Iran 1-0 in Group B

by : FnF Desk

Spain eked out a difficult 1-0 win against Iran in what was a challenging Group B contest of the FIFA World Cup 2018. Diego Costa scored the lone goal of the match in the 54th minute at the Kazan ...

Others

School Education in India needs an overhaul

by : Dr Mukul Kapoor

Education is a process of facilitating learning, acquisition of knowledge, skills, values, beliefs, and habits. A significant portion of training imparted in our country is wasteful. This bitter, hars...

Earth is showered with interstellar dust that may be older than the solar system

by : FnF Desk

Scientists discovered grains called GEMS (glass with embedded metal and sulfides), which are believed to originate from comets, might be a dusty relic from before the formation of our solar system. Th...

FIFA World Cup 2018 schedule: Match timings as IST, Group, Teams and Venue

by : FnF Correspondent

FIFA World Cup is one of the biggest sporting events in the world. The opening match will be between hosts Russia and Saudi Arabia on June 14, which will start at 8:30 PM (IST). Throughout the group s...

Entertainment

Nuclear tests were India's most defining moment: John Abraham

by : Radhika Bhirani

"Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran" is on India's 1998 nuclear tests. The subjects may seem fit for documentaries, but actor John Abraham - the common factor as the producer of the films - says his ...

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 ceremony: What a protocol Mahamahim! It's a goof-up of your office; film industry disappointed

by : FnF Correspondent

If the President secretariat works properly and not stuck about so called newly adopted protocol, the National Film Awards ceremony 2018 may becomes a big hit and controversy may be avoided. Many regi...

Health

Nipah virus scare: No need to panic; adopt good hygiene practices

by : FnF Desk

The Nipah virus is a zoonotic disease that is naturally transmitted from vertebrate animals to humans, while human-to-human transmission has also been documented. Nipah virus can be transmitted by inf...

In coming times, quality of Indian doctors will be wanting

by : Dr Mukul Kapoor

Indian doctors have occupied the pride of place in the medical fraternity of the western world and are acknowledged as respected and influential clinicians. Indian doctors were able to reach such leve...

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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Bloggers Spot

Obituary: Parvati Sahu, a ordinary lady with a great soul

by : Satya Narayan Sahu

A very few in late fifties have grand mothers and I had and her name was Shrimati Parvati Sahu. She ...

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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