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Today is the 5th day of the FIFA World Cup 2018 and Google has marked it with a doodle. Upon clicking the play icon on the doodle, Google will show the rich cultures and ...

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Google today celebrates Father's Day with a playful yet symbolic doodle. The doodle shows colorful hand prints that closely resemble a dinosaurs family or two. The d...

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The ground-breaking female inventors, Marga Faulstich features in today's Google doodle on her 103rd birthday. Born in 1915, the German glass chemist is known to hav...

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The Congress on Wednesday won the Jayanagar assembly seat. According to election officials, Congress' Sowmya Reddy secured 54,457 votes against her nearest riva...

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AAP will campaign for BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha polls if Delhi is granted statehood: Arvind Kejriwal's promise

by : FnF Correspondent

The Aam Aadmi Party will campaign for the Bharatiya Janata Party in next year's parliamentary elections if it ensured Delhi got statehood, chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said, just before the ass...

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...

Russia to supply advanced safe fuel for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project

by : FnF Desk

New, more advanced and safe fuel will be reloaded into the two running reactors of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project or KNPP and also into the subsequent units being built in Tamil Nadu with the te...


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: Brazil vs Switzerland; Frustrating night for Brazil, Switzerland hold 1-1 draw

by : FnF Desk

It was a frustrating night for the five-time champions Brazil as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland in their opening Group E match. Philippe Coutinho gave Brazil a perfect start by scoring a ...

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: Costa Rica vs Serbia; Aleksandar Kolarov's wonder strike helps Serbia beat Costa Rica 1-0

by : FnF Desk

Aleksandar Kolarov's brilliant second-half free-kick gave Serbia a 1-0 victory over Costa Rica in their opening World Cup 2018 group match in Samara. The Roma left-back made the crucial breakthro...


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...


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...


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...

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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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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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