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Singh vows to help oilsands workers find new jobs with programs, funding

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is pledging to help oilsands workers find new jobs outside the sector if his party forms government and implements its plan to combat climate change....

Singh vows to help oilsands workers find new jobs with programs, funding

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Where Did Postmates Find All These Workers Who Don't Want Their Jobs to Improve? The future of the “gig economy” is on the table in California, where the legislature is considering a bill that would make it much harder to categorize workers as independent contractors, rather than actual employees. Needless to say, companies are going all out to oppose it. Postmates even got 1,60...
20:34, 2019-08-16

Meet the three North Korean hacking groups funding the country’s weapons programs Enlarge / Hacking for their home country, we guess. The Trump administration is sanctioning three North Korean hacking groups widely accused of carrying out attacks that targeted critical infrastructure and stole millions of dollars from banks in cryptocurrency exchanges, in part so the country ...
09:00, 2019-09-14

Walmart to test programs for U.S. workers to cut its healthcare costs Walmart Inc said on Thursday it will begin several healthcare pilot programs for its U.S. employees starting Jan. 1 as it looks for ways to cut healthcare costs - one of the largest expenses for the retailer after wages....
06:34, 2019-10-03

More Universities Find Full-Time M.B.A. Programs Aren't Worth It More U.S. business schools are shutting down traditional masters in business administration degrees and shifting resources to online M.B.A. and part-time degree programs....
21:51, 2019-06-05

New state programs, like California's, make it easier for workers to save for retirement Millions of workers do not have access to a workplace retirement plan. Now, states like California are starting programs to help those people save for their future....
22:34, 2019-08-04

NDP’s Singh vows auto industry revival with focus on spending in Canada Singh promised to resurrect a $300-million automotive innovation strategy to encourage the development of zero-emission vehicles, but with a catch: manufacturers and auto-parts suppliers would be required to invest in keeping jobs on Canadian soil....
04:17, 2019-09-15

U.S. restores some aid to Central America, vows no new funding until migration action The State Department said that after a review of more than $615 million in assistance that President Donald Trump ordered in March to be cut entirely, it would go ahead with $432 million in projects and grants that had been previously approved....
05:00, 2019-06-18

The Latest: Districts’ lawyer vows to monitor school funding TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on the Kansas Supreme Court’s newest ruling in a protracted lawsuit over funding for public schools (all times local): 10:25 a.m. An attorney representing four local public school districts in Kansas is promising to continue monitoring the state’s education...
19:34, 2019-06-14

Too Few Black and Latino Students Get Into NYC’s Gifted and Talented Programs, So NYC Considers Dumping the Programs In an effort to end the underrepresentation of black and Latino children in gifted and talented programs throughout New York City’s public schools, a mayoral advisory panel says the city should just get rid of the programs....
17:00, 2019-08-29

NDP’s Jagmeet Singh vows to act on clean drinking water issues as Greens set sights on Indian Act Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau took the day off from campaigning and Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer made a few brief stops in eastern Ontario, but unveiled no announcements, leaving Singh and May to talk policy for the day....
06:34, 2019-10-06

9th Circuit blocks emergency funding for border wall, as White House vows appeal The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday upheld a freeze on Pentagon money that the Trump administration sought to repurpose to build a border wall with Mexico, prompting the White House to promise an immediate appeal....
12:34, 2019-07-04

Workers Flee Big Cities---and Take Their Jobs With Them People who do their jobs from home, freelance or frequently travel for work are fueling a renaissance in American cities that lie outside the major job hubs....
19:00, 2019-09-09

Workers who switch jobs make 5% more than they did before Some people switch jobs for different lifestyles. Some move to change careers. Regardless of the reason, it can often lead to more money.       ...
21:34, 2019-07-31

Accenture Retrains Its Workers as Technology Upends Their Jobs The consulting firm, an adviser on automation, has promised to retrain nearly every worker at risk of losing a job to technology, at a cost of nearly $1 billion a year....
03:00, 2019-06-24

Uber just launched an app to connect temp workers with jobs NBC — Uber was one of the pioneers of the gig economy, but now the company is aiming to help more people find other flexible shift work through an app that acts as a staffing agency. The new app, Uber Works, allows people looking for work to find opportunities in customer service, cooking, cle...
19:00, 2019-10-05

UK workers are ‘sabotaging’ robots over fears they’ll lose their jobs Brits are deliberately “sabotaging” workplace robots so they can’t be replaced, according to recent reports. A new study has found that the UK is less accepting of workplace tech when compared to other countries. According to the Telegraph, research by De Montfort University in Lei...
00:34, 2019-10-01

Skilled freelancers, making more per hour than 70% of workers in the US, don't want traditional jobs Today Upwork and Freelancers Union released their 2019 Freelancing in America study. Among its findings: Freelancers doing skilled services earn a median rate of $28 an hour. That's more per hour than 70% of workers in the overall US economy....
23:34, 2019-10-03

Amazon Says It Will Retrain Workers It’s Automating Out of Jobs. But Does 'Upskilling' Even Work? Amazon made waves when it announced late last week that it planned to spend $700 million to retrain one-third of its U.S. workforce—100,000 employees—as part of its ‘Upskilling 2025’ initiative. The sizable commitment, which the Wall Street Journal notes is “among the biggest corporate retraining in...
00:51, 2019-07-16

Ford Plans to Cut 7,000 Jobs, About 10% of Its Salaried White-Collar Workers (DETROIT) — Ford revealed details of its long-awaited restructuring plan Monday as it prepared for a future of electric and autonomous vehicles by parting ways with 7,000 white-collar workers worldwide, about 10 percent of its global salaried workforce. The major revamp, which had been under w...
15:17, 2019-05-21

Robot workers are coming to the Vegas Strip – and they may take jobs MGM Resorts plans to install automated beverage systems programmed to mix hundreds of different drinks – all at the touch of a button.       ...
02:00, 2019-06-11

Philadelphia refinery workers plan for uncertain future after jobs go up in smoke At Erin Pub, a classic Irish neighborhood bar in Norwood, Pennsylvania, dozens of Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc's unionized employees crammed around the bar on Wednesday night, toasting to their friendships after learning that day of plans to close the refinery permanently after a devastating fi...
17:51, 2019-06-28

These states are leading the way in creating jobs for workers lacking college degrees Workers in lower-income and underserved communities often lack college degrees and industry certificates needed to compete for good jobs. Apprenticeship programs in states including North Carolina, Mississippi and Rhode Island are closing the gap....
01:34, 2019-07-12

Disabled workers chase 'dream jobs' in tight U.S. labor market Megan Helsel, a kayaking wildlife specialist, has her dream job, and T'angelo Magee is making headway toward his, a commercial pilot. Both say work is central to their identity. Both are disabled....
23:34, 2019-08-30

‘There’s a war for people’: strong jobs market belies a shortage of skilled workers An aging population has left 83% of businesses fighting to find workers with the right skills, a problem that is slated to worsenFor someone who makes “job-killing robots” Tony Nighswander has an ironic problem. The US jobs market has not been this hot for 50 years and the president of APT Manufactu...
11:17, 2019-09-16

Steve Jobs 'Cast Spells' to Motivate Workers, Says Bill Gates Late Steve Jobs who co-founded Apple was a master at "casting spells" to keep employees motivated and working long hours, according to Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates....
10:51, 2019-07-08

Steve Jobs Was Master At ''Casting Spells'' On Workers: Bill Gates Apple chief design officer Jony Ive who worked at the iPhone maker for almost 30 years decided to move on last month and form an independent design firm called LoveFrom....
10:17, 2019-07-08

'He pulled the wool over our eyes': workers blame Trump for moving jobs overseas Trump pledged to stop ‘offshoring’ but manufacturing workers at GE and Carrier say Trump has broken his campaign promiseNext Friday, Eddie Martin will work his last day at the General Electric plant in Salem, Virginia, after working there for seven years. Related: Trump denies 'ever threatening to d...
19:01, 2019-07-10

Amazon made video games for its workers to reduce tedium of warehouse jobs Enlarge / Workers and packages inside an Amazon warehouse. (credit: Getty Images | Macduff Everton) Amazon has created video games that its warehouse workers can "play" while they fill customer orders in an effort to speed up fulfillment and relieve the tedium of packing products into boxes. The W...
00:00, 2019-05-23

Restaurants Sweeten Pay and Perks to Find Scarce Workers Restaurants are sweetening pay packages and adding perks like more scheduling flexibility to attract and retain workers in the tightest job market in decades....
03:51, 2019-07-22

Philip Hammond rallies No Deal Brexit rebels and vows: we'll find means to block Boris Johnson Philip Hammond clashed bitterly with 10 Downing Street today as the former chancellor rallied rebel Tory heavyweights for a September showdown in Parliament over a no-deal Brexit....
20:00, 2019-08-14

Look: Health department workers find woman's lost rings in dumpster A pair of workers at a Missouri county's health department came to the rescue of a woman whose wedding and engagement rings accidentally ended up in a giant dumpster....
22:34, 2019-09-05

Workers want those hard-to-find socially responsible investments in their 401(k) plans: Survey A majority of workers want to put their money in socially conscious investments when saving for retirement. But many still do not have access to those kinds of investments....
01:00, 2019-05-22

Chinese companies commit to Alberta oilsands despite setbacks While some European and U.S. companies cut their exposure to the Canadian oilsands, China's Big Three oil giants -- CNOOC, PetroChina and Sinopec -- seem content to let their bets ride even if the results haven't been spectacular....
13:17, 2019-09-04

Oilsands CEO says climate change debate polarization shows lack of leadership The CEO of oilsands producer MEG Energy Corp. says polarization of the climate change debate as it relates to the role of the Canadian energy industry indicates an "extreme'' lack of leadership from all political parties in Canada....
02:00, 2019-10-04

Foreign share of production in Alberta’s oilsands falls from 33% to 16%, analysis shows When it comes to talking about how the northern Alberta oilsands have lost their lustre for foreign investors, Satoshi Abe sounds a lot like his Canadian counterparts....
13:17, 2019-09-04

Will Decide On Navjot Singh Sidhu's Resignation Tomorrow: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Tuesday said he will decide on Navjot Singh Sidhu's resignation Wednesday after going through the contents of the letter....
14:00, 2019-07-16

Alberta oilsands mine in public interest despite ‘significant adverse’ effects: panel A federal-provincial panel says a proposed northeastern Alberta oilsands mine would be in the public interest, even though it would likely significantly harm the environment and Indigenous people....
18:00, 2019-07-31

Economy adds quarter-million jobs, beating expert estimates in a comforting June jobs report If the Federal Reserve needed a sign to reject President Trump's demands for lower interest rates, the June jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics delivered it....
17:51, 2019-07-05

Amazon to create 1,800 jobs in France, Conforama to cut jobs U.S. online retail giant Amazon said on Tuesday it will create 1,800 permanent contract positions this year in France, its largest European market after Britain and Germany, although furniture retailer Conforama went the other way in cutting jobs....
10:34, 2019-07-02

United Auto Workers union calls national strike against GM, 46,000 workers to stay out The UAW contract with GM expired at midnight Saturday and the union on Sunday called for a strike of all 46,000 GM workers in the US.       ...
01:51, 2019-09-16

Amazon warehouse workers got fired co-workers rehired An Amazon delivery center in California reportedly rehired two warehouse workers after their colleagues organized to demand they be reinstated. According to a report from Motherboard, managers at the delivery center had fired a worker named Sandra after she exceeded her unpaid time off by a single h...
23:34, 2019-10-07

The best airline rewards programs, per U.S. News Here's a look at which airline rewards programs offer the best of the best benefits, according to U.S. News & World Report.       ...
12:34, 2019-08-06

Best affiliate marketing programs of 2019 Affiliate marketing is the key to generating income from websites that might otherwise struggle to sell advertising space, or else service as an additional revenue stream for those websites already active in the advertising space.The concept of affiliate marketing is relatively simple: you sign up f...
00:17, 2019-07-08

Opinion: Top 100 NFL players from HBCU programs The HBCU schools have a storied history and produced many Pro Football Hall of Famers. Here are the 100 greatest NFL players from HBCU programs.       ...
23:34, 2019-08-27

Sorting out recycling programs: Which ones work best? Changing markets and confusion over what can be thrown in recycling bins has forced some communities to rethink or even suspend their recycling programs. But many more recycling programs are working well, experts say....
19:17, 2019-05-22

The best hotel rewards programs, per U.S. News Here's a look at which hotel rewards programs offer the best of the best benefits, according to U.S. News & World Report.       ...
12:34, 2019-08-06

Pushy bonobo mothers help sons find sexual partners, scientists find High-ranking mothers lead sons to groups of females and keep guard while they mateTheir mothers are so keen for them to father children that they usher them in front of promising partners, shield them from violent competitors and dash the chances of other males by charging them while they are at it....
14:38, 2019-05-21

Apple launches ‘Find My’ for iOS, iPadOS and macOS, replacing Find my iPhone A new Find My app combines Find My iPhone and Find My Friends into a single way to track items, including an activation lock feature for new Macs.Read More...
05:34, 2019-06-04

Surgical training programs not supportive of new parents (Reuters Health) - Surgical residents say it's tough to have children during their five years of intensive training due to a lack of flexibility in program requirements and lack of support from peers and faculty....
01:34, 2019-08-17

US uses images of canceled aid programs to promote peace plan The Trump administration was using a picture of a program it had financially crippled just months earlier, in order to promote its own controversial economic plan for the Palestinians....
19:34, 2019-06-27

Frequent flyer programs have become increasingly elitist. Is it time to end them? The gap between elite and non-elite airline passengers has never been wider or more shameful. We'd be better off without this elitist system.       ...
21:17, 2019-09-26

Three companies awarded $1.8B to support Navy shipbuilding programs BAE, Serco and Scientific Research Corp. have received contracts worth up to a combined $1.8 billion to support systems capabilities work on all new and overhauled Navy aircraft carriers and large-deck vessels....
20:17, 2019-06-27

L3 awarded $73.7M for Navy submarine photonics mast programs L3 Technologies Inc. was awarded a $73.7 million contract for repair, upgrades and overall services for the U.S. Navy's submarine photonics mast programs....
20:17, 2019-06-27

Ellen DeGeneres Joins HBO Max in a Deal to Produce Three Programs The HBO name, once known for fare that could not be aired on network television, has become synonymous with mainstream shows and TV stars under AT&T....
03:51, 2019-09-28

Opioid stewardship programs help prevent misuse in hospitals As the U.S. wrestles with the problem of opioid addiction in the United States, many hospitals have adopted stewardship programs that may help curb the problem, a new study says....
23:34, 2019-07-03

Financial advisory firms offer 'returnship' programs Internships for professionals, many middle-aged, who've taken a break from the labor force are becoming more popular at financial advisory firms....
19:34, 2019-06-27

U.N. warns 22 aid programs in Yemen will close if countries do not pay pledges The United Nations warned on Wednesday that 22 "life-saving" aid programs will be forced to close in Yemen in the next two months if countries do not pay more than $1 billion in funding that they pledged earlier this year....
01:51, 2019-08-22

Report: 6 men’s basketball programs to face NCAA allegations ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A key NCAA official says six schools are going to be facing allegations of Level I violations as early as next month, the next turn of the screw in the college basketball corruption scandal. Stan Wilcox, vice president for regulatory affairs for the NCAA, tells CBS Sports two hi...
20:17, 2019-06-13

Drug assistance programs offer little charity to uninsured (Reuters Health) - Many patients who receive assistance from charities set up to defray prescription drugs costs may already have insurance that covers most the cost for their medications, a U.S. study suggests....
13:17, 2019-08-07

These are the best travel rewards programs for airlines and hotels, according to U.S. News U.S. News & World Report released its Best Travel Rewards Programs rankings ⁠— a detailed look at travel loyalty programs that offer top benefits.       ...
12:34, 2019-08-06

Comcast to double spending at Sky on European original programs Comcast Corp will more than double its investment in European original programming and start an in-house studio at its European unit Sky after Sky's success with the mini-series "Chernobyl," the company said on Wednesday....
20:17, 2019-06-12

Musicians Seek Residual Payments From Streamed Programs Musicians behind the soundtracks to hits like “The Handmaid’s Tale” and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” are seeking better pay from films and TV shows that go directly to streaming services....
22:51, 2019-10-08

Corey Johnson opposes cutting gifted school programs City Council Speaker and mayoral hopeful Corey Johnson said Tuesday he opposes cutting the gifted and talented programs from the city’s public school system after a diversity panel recommended the move in a new report. “Desegregation must be a priority and I look forward to reviewing this repo...
01:00, 2019-08-28

Carranza says gifted, talented programs safe for this school year The Department of Education’s gifted and talented programs are safe — for now. Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza on Tuesday told WNYC’s Brian Lehrer that the system would remain intact for at least the upcoming school year. “I just want to assure parents that students that are cu...
22:17, 2019-09-03

Loyalty programs cost you your personal data — are the rewards worth it? Last year, music streaming service Spotify partnered with Google to bundle a free Google Home Mini smart speaker for all US-based account holders with a Spotify Premium for Family subscription. Sounds like a great way to listen to music right? But there is a catch. There exists a laundry list of rew...
17:00, 2019-06-12

Homeland Security Is Moving FEMA Funds to Pay for Border Programs (WASHINGTON) — The Department of Homeland Security is moving $271 million from other agencies such as FEMA and the U.S. Coast Guard to increase the number of beds for detained immigrants and support its policy forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their cases play out. The news comes ...
07:00, 2019-08-28

Expedited airport security programs are just another cash grab for airlines In addition to charging for checked bags, unchecked bags, extra legroom and priority boarding, many airlines are now marketing a private tech company that uses fingerprints and iris scans to verify a traveler’s identity at security checks, allowing them to bypass TSA lines....
03:00, 2019-08-11

Trump administration suspends U.S. educational programs for migrant children The Trump administration is suspending educational, legal and recreational programs for migrant children in its custody, saying an influx of children crossing the border without a parent or legal guardian was putting a "tremendous strain" on the resources of the agency tasked with housing them....
01:51, 2019-06-06

CERN leaves Microsoft programs behind for open-source software A price tag hike has CERN, one of the world's leading scientific research organizations, moving from Microsoft programs for more affordable open-source software....
03:17, 2019-06-13

Alternates to passwords: 11 ways to safeguard logins to websites or programs We all have what feels like a million passwords to remember, and the constantly changing authentication process sometimes makes it difficult to know what your password is for any given site. In addition, many passwords are easily hackable, putting your personal information — or even worse, con...
13:17, 2019-06-21

De Blasio dodges questions about scrapping city’s gifted programs Mayor Bill de Blasio pivoted to his favorite policy achievement — free pre-K — instead of answering questions about a controversial recommendation to scrap the city’s gifted-and-talented program. “It’s literally a recommendation that just came out. I’m going to assess it,” de Blasio said of the repo...
01:00, 2019-08-28

City teachers union opposes plan to cut gifted school programs “Every community has children who could thrive in a gifted and talented program, and it is our responsibility to help our children reach their full potential," UFT boss Michael Mulgrew said in a statement....
01:00, 2019-08-28

Trump admin axing education, recreation programs for migrant children The influx of children crossing the border without a parent or legal guardian was putting a "tremendous strain" on the resources of the agency tasked with housing them, the Trump administration says....
04:51, 2019-06-06

Alabama, Notre Dame highlight the 10 most powerful college football programs The history of college football is long and storied. But during this century there are 10 programs that have separated themselves form the rest.       ...
09:17, 2019-09-18

Former Fox News host Juliet Huddy says some of the network's programs are 'lying by omission' Nathan Congleton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Juliet Huddy, a former host of "Fox & Friends Weekend," said that some of the network's biggest news shows are guilty of "lying by omission" in their broadcast reports. "You have to take what they're saying with a grain of salt because you're no...
08:34, 2019-10-07

U.S. Sanctions Iranians for Allegedly Buying Materials for Weapons of Mass Destruction Programs The Treasury Department imposed sanctions on two Iranian men and several companies they run, which U.S. officials say were used to procure materials for Iran’s programs to develop weapons of mass destruction....
20:34, 2019-08-28

De Blasio orders review of mental health programs after latest homeless attack "The Health Department and Thrive, for example, will review their cases to see whether more people should be dealt with under Kendra’s Law," de Blasio said in a press release Friday....
03:17, 2019-10-12

Amway Coaches Poll shows dominance of five elite programs, led by Clemson and Alabama The top five of the preseason Amway Coaches Poll, led by Clemson and Alabama, is the same as it was last season, Illustrating the power at the top.       ...
06:34, 2019-08-02

Oro Valley Parks, Rec hopes to make its programs, online resources more accessible to citizens ORO VALLEY – The Town of Oro Valley partnered with CivicRec to implement a new management software solution. The software will give citizens access to Parks and Recreation’s activities, classes, sports, youth leagues and community facilities. It also boasts convenient online registration and p...
06:34, 2019-07-24

Pete Buttigieg Proposes National Service Programs for Climate Change and Mental Health Mr. Buttigieg proposed an expansion of voluntary national service programs, aiming to attract 250,000 Americans. Student debt relief would be offered in exchange....
17:17, 2019-07-03

Exclusive: NASA administrator explains decision to replace head of human spaceflight programs The longtime head of NASA’s human spaceflight programs has been replaced as the agency races to meet President Trump’s ambitious goal of returning American astronauts to the Moon in five years....
08:00, 2019-07-12

Big California insurer is ditching 'zombie' workplace wellness programs and focusing on health apps Blue Shield of California is offering a new web and mobile app for consumers to pick their own wellness program or app. Because traditional workplace wellness programs aren't working....
19:00, 2019-06-27

At U.N., Europeans urge North Korea to move toward giving up nuclear weapons, missile programs The five European members of the United Nations Security Council urged North Korea on Tuesday "to take concrete steps" toward giving up it nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs in a complete, verifiable and irreversible manner....
21:17, 2019-10-08

Trump administration discontinues English classes, recreational programs for unaccompanied minors in shelters The Trump administration is ending English classes, recreational activities, and legal aid for unaccompanied minors in federal migrant shelters because of a lack of funding, amid an increase in border crossings....
00:17, 2019-06-06

It Is Easier To Find Waldo Than It Is To Find Skins Fans At This Skins Home Game [Update] Word started to spread during prime tailgate hours Sunday that the crowd for the afternoon Patriots-Skins game in Landover would be heavily tilted in favor of the road team. By now you don’t need to be told that this has long been a trend at the team’s dismal, far-flung mausoleum of a stadium, but t...
00:34, 2019-10-07

4 Your Health: A call for blood donors, work health programs and a new sleep study from the U of A Only three percent of Americans donate blood. NBC News A new study from the University Of Arizona reveals adults with sleep apnea are more likely to have a rocky work history. researchers analyzed data from over 250 middle aged men and women. They found people with undiagnosed sleep apnea were more ...
21:17, 2019-06-14

Opinion: Ohio State's easy defeat of Michigan State exposes talent gap between programs Michigan State showed fight, but it's clear the Spartans are short on top-tier talent compared to Ohio State in 34-10 loss to Buckeyes       ...
11:00, 2019-10-06

Singh speaks out against strategic voting, says to ‘never settle for less’ The New Democratic leader is trying to counter a message from the Liberals that they are the only real option for progressive voters, as they have a better shot at forming government....
02:00, 2019-10-14

VK Singh Leading From Ghaziabad With Over 6 Lakh Votes VK Singh, a former army chief and junior minister in the External Affairs Ministry, is contesting the Lok Sabha election from Ghaziabad in western Uttar Pradesh....
21:34, 2019-05-24

J&K Politicians Won't Be Detained For More Than 18 Months: Jitendra Singh Union minister Jitendra Singh said on Sunday that Kashmiri politicians detained following the abrogation of Article 370 will not be kept in confinement for more than 18 months....
17:17, 2019-09-22

Former BJP Parliamentarian Hariom Singh Rathore Dies At 61 Bharatiya Janata Party's former parliamentarian Hariom Singh Rathore died after prolonged illness in a hospital in Rajasthan's Udaipur on Monday, a senior party official said....
00:51, 2019-05-28

Flight Lt. Mohana Singh Becomes First Woman To Fly Hawk Jet Flight Lieutenant Mohana Singh has become the first woman fighter pilot to fly by day on a Hawk advanced jet aircraft, an official statement said on Friday....
14:17, 2019-05-31

Former Chairman Of PMC Bank Waryam Singh Arrested The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Mumbai Police today arrested Waryam Singh, former chairman of Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank, in connection with the alleged Rs 4,355 crore scam at......
02:00, 2019-10-06

J&K Plan Was Initiated During First NDA Government: Rajnath Singh The spadework for withdrawing special status to J&K had begun during the first tenure of the NDA government between 2014 and 2019, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, here on Thursday....
00:17, 2019-08-09

Congress Will Win All 4 Bypolls In Punjab, Says Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today expressed confidence that the Congress will win all the four assembly bypolls in Punjab and said it is the only party that can ensure the state's......
20:34, 2019-09-21

Senate to take up border funding The Senate Appropriations Committee will take up a long-stalled border funding request next week aimed at addressing the influx of migrants from Central America.Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina said the spending committee will begin moving the legislation imminently after it was dropped from a ...
18:51, 2019-06-11

Rajnath Singh To Fly In Rafale When He Receives First Aircraft In France Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will fly in a Rafale aircraft in France on October 8, when he formally receives the first aircraft being handed over to India, defence sources said in New Delhi on......
16:34, 2019-10-03

India's Partition A "Miscarriage" Of History: Jitendra Singh The Partition of India was a "miscarriage" of history and it would not have taken place if former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru hadn't intruded into his home minister Sardar Vallabhai Patel's......
21:51, 2019-07-16

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Security Downgraded Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife will be given CRPF ''Z+'' VIP security after the government withdrew Special Protection Group (SPG) protection to him, officials said today....
17:51, 2019-09-02

"Want Sidhu Out": Amarinder Singh's Wishlist To Congress After Punjab Win A day after its traumatic defeat to the BJP, the Congress has been called upon to firefight in Punjab. Chief Minister Amarinder Singh -- who delivered the party's only decisive victory in a state --......
12:17, 2019-05-24

As New Defence Minister, Key Challenges Ahead Of Rajnath Singh As India's new defence minister, Rajnath Singh's most crucial challenge will be to speed up the long-delayed modernisation of the Army, Navy and the Air Force besides ensuring overall coherence in......
20:51, 2019-05-31

"All-Round Mismanagement" By Government Led To Slowdown: Manmohan Singh The state of the economy today is deeply worrying, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said, adding that "all-round mismanagement" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has resulted in the......
08:17, 2019-09-01

1st Rafale Handed Over By France, Rajnath Singh Says "Historic Day" India got the formal delivery of the first of the 36 long-awaited Rafale fighter jets bought from the Dassault Aviation in France today. Union defence minister Rajnath Singh, who is on a three-day......
18:51, 2019-10-08

Rajnath Singh's Jibe At Congress Over Leadership Crisis Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday took a swipe at the Congress over its leadership crisis, saying that the opposition party is still searching for a chief and "it is unclear whether there is......
09:51, 2019-07-07

"A Man With No Enemies": Rajnath Singh Appointed Cabinet Minister Again One of the top leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Rajnath Singh is a man of all seasons who maintains cordial relations with leaders across the political spectrum and enjoys wide......
17:34, 2019-05-30

Lilly Singh's vision of a female Joker is relatable As the Joker discourse rages on, Lilly Singh’s here to fuel the fire. On A Little Late with Lilly Singh, the comedian aired a bit that begins with clips of Joaquin Phoenix, Heath Ledger, Jared Leto, and Cesar Romero’s iterations of the Batman villain before warning us of the terror still to come: a ...
00:34, 2019-10-03

TDP Will Become "Empty Of MLAs" Just Like Congress: Shivraj Singh Chouhan Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan claimed that the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) would soon become "empty of MLAs" as many of its leaders want to quit the party and join the BJP....
06:51, 2019-07-15

"India Will Not Balk At Using Strength To Defend Itself": Rajnath Singh Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said that India will not balk at using its strength to defend itself, while addressing a defence dialogue in the South Korean capital of Seoul this morning....
11:51, 2019-09-05

Minister Giriraj Singh Trolls His Own On Iftar "Pretence" The ruling coalition's pinpricks in Bihar seem to be unrelenting. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar remains upset about being denied more than one cabinet spot in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.......
10:51, 2019-06-04

Did Not Rest For A Day In 100 Days, "Incredible" Work Done: Rajnath Singh Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the BJP-led Central government did not rest even for a day and did an "incredible" work during hundred days of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second......
19:34, 2019-09-08

Yuvraj Singh Reveals Why He Didn't Get Farewell Match Yuvraj Singh last wore the Indian jersey in 2017 during India's tour of the West Indies. He was left out of the team after the tour as he failed to impress with the bat....
14:17, 2019-06-10

Singh campaigns in B.C., promises NDP would protect coastal areas Singh attended a climate strike rally in Victoria on Friday after an earlier campaign stop where he said a New Democratic government would commit $40 million to help protect Canada's coastline....
04:51, 2019-09-28

"Have Vacated Ministerial Bungalow", Says Navjot Singh Sidhu Navjot Singh Sidhu's rapid retreat from his allotted bungalow, which he can occupy for up to two months after he steps down, comes less than a day after Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and Punjab......
14:51, 2019-07-21

Voice Of People Should Be Heard, Says Manmohan Singh On Article 370 Former prime minister Manmohan Singh said the government's decision to scrap the provisions of Article 370 is not to the liking of many people in the country and voices of Jammu and Kashmir residents......
01:51, 2019-08-13

Disappointed With Rahul Gandhi's Resignation: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Wednesday expressed disappointment over the resignation of Rahul Gandhi as the Congress chief, saying he should have continued to lead the party with the dynamism......
21:34, 2019-07-03

MS Dhoni Retirement Speculations "Unfair": Yuvraj Singh MS Dhoni's retirement is one of the biggest topics of discussion in Indian cricket as everyone is wondering what the future holds for the former India captain...
16:51, 2019-09-24

Singh promises $5,000 rent subsidy to up to 500,000 families if elected The NDP says the rental benefit would cost the federal treasury $1.35 billion per year and another $450 million from the provinces beginning next year....
02:00, 2019-09-27

Pak's Kartarpur Service Fee Demand Like "Jaziya": Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday equated the service charge demanded by Pakistan from Indian pilgrims for visiting the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara with "jaziya" - a tax on non-Muslims....
20:00, 2019-09-19

Lilly Singh brings energy to NBC's 'A Little Late' date If hosting a late-night show is a marathon, Lilly Singh bounded into her NBC series with plenty of energy, some promising moments and a few easily corrected stumbles....
09:51, 2019-09-17

India Won't Hesitate At Using Force To Defend Itself: Rajnath Singh India has never been an aggressor but that does not mean it would balk at using its strength to defend itself, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday....
15:34, 2019-09-05

After RBI Action Against Manipur, Biren Singh Takes Over Key Departments Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh reshuffled the state cabinet to take over the key departments of finance, public works and power today, a day after the Reserve Bank of India directed nationalised......
17:51, 2019-06-13

Top Sikh Body Being Used As A Tool By Akali Dal, Says Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday yet again called Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal as "an ill-informed woman" and asked her to "stop exploiting" the issue of 550th birth anniversary......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Tajinder Pal Singh Toor Betters His Own NR To Win Shot Put Gold National Open Athletics Championships: Tajinder Pal Singh Toor shattered his own national record of 20.75m which he had set while winning the Asian Games gold medal in Jakarta last year....
04:34, 2019-10-13

Rajnath Singh Sang INS Vikramaditya Anthem On His Visit The office of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh released a video clip of him on Monday in which he is seen singing the anthem of INS Vikramaditya onboard the aircraft carrier along with crew of the ship....
23:17, 2019-09-30

Mulayam Singh Yadav Admitted To Hospital In Gurgaon Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav was flown from Lucknow and admitted to a private hospital in Gurgaon Monday night, a party spokesperson said....
03:51, 2019-06-11

Council funding 'unsustainable' as budgets cut by 20% There must be a national conversation about how much people want from their councils and what they'll pay, amid "unsustainable funding", researchers have said....
21:34, 2019-05-29

BDCs add mid-market CLOs to funding mix NEW YORK, June 17 (LPC) - FS KKR Capital Corp is the latest Business Development Company (BDC) to issue a middle market Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) fund as the sector seeks to diversify funding sources and drive portfolio growth....
23:00, 2019-06-17

The EPA Is Threatening California's Federal Funding Now The United Auto Wokers’ strike continues today, but there’s a lot of car news around the rest of the world as well. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019....
00:51, 2019-09-26

CEO of Cielo says competitiveness would improve if it were self-funding Brazilian card processor Cielo SA would be more competitive if it had its own sources of funding to finance merchants, company Chief Executive Paulo Caffarelli told journalists on Wednesday....
17:34, 2019-07-24

Yogi Adityanath Meets Mulayam Singh, Enquires About His Health Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Monday met Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav at his residence in Lucknow and enquired about his health....
04:51, 2019-06-11

On Calling Release Of Water To Pak "Motivated", Amarinder Singh's Reply Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Thursday dubbed PEP leader Sukhpal Singh Khaira's accusation of release of excess water to Pakistan as "politically motivated", saying surplus water was being......
21:34, 2019-06-13

Can't Quit, Will Contest Assembly Polls If Needed: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today said that he will not quit politics until Punjab's number one position is "restored" and he may fight the next assembly polls, if needed....
17:17, 2019-09-24

Rajnath Singh On 5-Day Visit To Japan, South Korea From Sunday Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will embark on a five-day visit to Japan and South Korea beginning Sunday to enhance strategic strategic ties and explore possibilities of collaboration of major......
00:34, 2019-08-31

Former PM Manmohan Singh Returns To Rajya Sabha On Seat From Rajasthan Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh took oath today as a member of the Rajya Sabha. The oath was administered by Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu....
13:00, 2019-08-23

Minister VK Singh's Former Advisor Arrested For Embezzling Party Donation The former political advisor of Union minister VK Singh has been arrested for stealing the money received as donation to the BJP, police said Saturday....
20:51, 2019-06-08

David Cameron Says Manmohan Singh Confided In Him On Pak Military Action Former British premier David Cameron released his memoirs on Thursday, in which he speaks of getting on well with "saintly" former Indian prime minister Manmohan Singh, who even confided in him about......
02:51, 2019-09-20

Pak PM Failed To Help Sikh Teen Converted To Islam: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has slammed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for failing to help a teenage Sikh girl who was allegedly kidnapped and forcefully converted to Islam and married......
22:51, 2019-09-02

Actor Ranveer Singh Spotted Driving The Lamborghini Urus Lamborghini recently delivered its 50th Urus SUV in India, making it the Italian automaker's most popular offering yet. Th popularity of Lamborghini Urus has been surging ever since its launch and it......
21:00, 2019-10-04

Amarinder Singh Offers Help To Girl Forcibly Converted To Islam In Pak Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has offered help to the Sikh girl, who was allegedly abducted and forced to convert to Islam in Pakistan, to come and settle in India....
09:51, 2019-09-03

Set Aside Vendetta Politics, Fix Economy, Manmohan Singh Tells Centre The state of the economy today is deeply worrying, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said, adding that "all-round mismanagement" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has resulted in the......
10:17, 2019-09-01

Jagmeet Singh highlights NDP’s pledge for universal drug coverage The New Democrats are proposing to spend $10 billion a year to ensure that all necessary medication and medical devices are free at the point of care starting in 2020....
03:00, 2019-09-21

Pak Lawyer Tries To Prove Bhagat Singh's Innocence In 88-Year-Old Case Eighty-eight years after freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru were hanged in the Lahore conspiracy case at Lahore on March 23, 1931, efforts are on across the border to prove that the......
21:51, 2019-06-11

After Boy's Death, Amarinder Singh Orders Closure Of Open Borewells Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today condoled the death of a two-year-old boy in a borewell accident, and said that he has ordered the closure of all such open structures across the state with......
19:00, 2019-06-11

75% Of Jammu And Kashmir Backed Article 370 Move, Says Rajnath Singh More than three quarters of the people in Jammu and Kashmir supported the scrapping of its special status, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday, adding that Article 370 of the constitution,......
17:17, 2019-09-22

UP Government May Replace Mulayam Singh's Mercedes SUV With Toyota Prado Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav will now have to get his Mercedes SUV, allotted to him by the state government, replaced as the cost of repair is......
09:00, 2019-09-22

Fact check: Singh’s comments on Conservatives’ tax cuts are inaccurate The NDP is making promises to Canadians who are having trouble getting by, including when it comes to the costs of medication and dental care, but it also involves portraying the Liberals and the Conservatives as caring more about the wealthy than they do average Canadians....
08:17, 2019-09-24

After Threat To Punjabis In Shillong, Amarinder Singh Sends In Delegation A week after militant group HNLC issued a threat to Punjabi settlers asking them to vacate the Punjabi Lane area of Shillong, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has sent a four-member......
21:17, 2019-06-15

"Over 2 Children, No Vote": Giriraj Singh's Solution To Population Issue Couples with more than two children should be stripped of their voting rights, Union Minister Giriraj Singh said on the occasion of World Population Day today, spurring allegations that he was......
02:17, 2019-07-12

Per Capita Water Availability Has Declined: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat The per capita water availability has declined to 1,544 cubic metre in 2011 from 1,816 cubic metre in 2001, Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat told the Rajya Sabha today....
21:17, 2019-07-15

What Giriraj Singh Told Officer Who Didn't Step Out Of Car To Talk To Him Union minister Giriraj Singh on Sunday reportedly scolded a government official in Bihar's Begusarai for not stepping down from a vehicle while speaking to him....
17:17, 2019-09-22

Military Court Allows Karambir Singh To Take Charge As New Navy Chief A military tribunal on Wednesday allowed Vice Admiral Karambir Singh to take charge as the new Navy chief on Friday as it deferred hearing on a petition challenging his appointment by nearly seven......
11:17, 2019-05-29

Former Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh Summoned In Babri Case A special CBI court on Saturday issued summons to former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and BJP leader Kalyan Singh, directing him to appear before it on September 27 in connection with the Babri Masjid......
09:00, 2019-09-22

Scheer to campaign in Ontario as Trudeau heads to Singh’s riding in B.C. The Liberal and Conservative leaders are both in key election battlegrounds today, Justin Trudeau in B.C.'s Lower Mainland and Andrew Scheer in southwestern Ontario....
13:17, 2019-09-24

BJP's Arjun Singh Injured As Protesters Clash With Cops In Bengal BJP MP Arjun Singh suffered head injuries on Sunday, after police cracked down on party workers who had set up a road blockade at Kankinara in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district....
14:17, 2019-09-01

Change In Portfolio Will Be Amarinder Singh's Decision: Navjot Sidhu Congress leader and Punjab's Local Government Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Thursday said any change in his portfolio will be the decision of Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh....
16:51, 2019-05-30

Rajnath Singh Explains Why Navy's Second Strike Capability Is Significant Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday that Indian Navy's "second strike capability" as a nuclear deterrent is "most significant". "Second strike capability" is an assured capability of an......
17:51, 2019-09-29

Trudeau unveils Liberal platform, Singh continues campaign in B.C. The Liberals, Conservatives and New Democrats have spent much of the three-week-old campaign fighting over who will do more for average Canadians' incomes, expenses and debts....
22:17, 2019-09-29

Rajnath Singh To Visit Siachen Tomorrow, His First As Defence Minister As Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh's first visit outside the national capital would be to the Siachen Glacier -- the world's highest battlefield - to review the security situation along the borders......
10:17, 2019-06-02

Minister Jitendra Singh Distributes Free Set-Top Boxes In J&K's Kathua Union Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh on Sunday distributed free DD dish TV set top boxes among people residing near the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district....
05:34, 2019-07-01

DMK Snubs Manmohan Singh For Rajya Sabha. Congress Now Looks At Rajasthan Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's road to the Rajya Sabha has once again been re-routed after the Congress and its ally DMK failed to agree on a seat for him from Tamil Nadu. After Assam, Gujarat......
14:51, 2019-07-02

Mahatma Gandhi Would've Marched Against Kashmir Move: Digvijaya Singh Had Mahatma Gandhi been alive, he would have announced a march from Delhi to Srinagar to oppose the centre's move on Jammu and Kashmir, Congress veteran Digvijaya Singh said on Wednesday as he......
23:34, 2019-10-02

No Basis To Link Use Of Fertilisers To Cancer: Narendra Singh Tomar There is no scientific basis to link use of fertilisers and pesticides to cancer, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday....
14:51, 2019-07-02

Fulfill Promises Made By You: Rajnath Singh To First Time Lawmakers Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today cautioned first-time lawmakers to not make tall promises in public, saying any difference between words and deeds will lead to credibility crisis for them....
21:34, 2019-07-03

Trudeau, Scheer to campaign in Toronto as Singh remains out west The federal Liberal election platform is out, and it's brimming with talking points not only for Justin Trudeau, but for his political rivals as well....
17:00, 2019-09-30

Lilly Singh Apologizes for "Disrespectful and Problematic" Comment About Turbans Lilly Singh is sharing a very "heartfelt" apology over a recent comment she made on her late-night show. The A Little Late with Lilly Singh host took to social media on Friday to......
22:34, 2019-09-27

Rajnath Singh, Sunny Deol To Campaign For Rajasthan Bypolls BJP's working president JP Nadda, Union minister Rajnath Singh and MP Sunny Deol are among the 40 leaders who will be canvassing for the bypolls to Mandawa (Jhunjhunu) and Khimsar (Nagaur) assembly......
23:34, 2019-10-02

Rajnath Singh Unveils Mahatma Gandhi's Bust In Delhi Gandhi Jayanti: As the world facing the challenges of climate change and other environmental issues, it is time to follow the path shown by Gandhiji, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh....
16:34, 2019-10-02

"Always Crying": Harbhajan Singh Trolls Adam Gilchrist For "No DRS" Jibe A tweet showing Harbhajan Singh's Test hat-trick against Australia at Eden Gardens in 2001 led to an exchange between the bowler and then Aussie wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist....
01:00, 2019-09-05

Let It Go: Rajnath Singh To Opposition On Kiran Bedi's Now-Deleted Tweet Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday appealed to the opposition, particularly the DMK, to put to rest the controversy over a tweet by Puducherry LG Kiran Bedi, saying she has deleted it and......
12:00, 2019-07-04

Now, Even Kashmir Will Adopt Northeast Development Model: Jitendra Singh Union Minister Jitendra Singh held a day-long brain storming session with party workers across Northeast on Wednesday to clear the apprehension among the people on the special status accorded to the......
11:51, 2019-09-05

Where Are 40 Lakh Immigrants?: Digvijaya Singh Asks Amit Shah, BJP Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Saturday alleged that Union Home Minister Amit Shah used to claim that there were 40 lakh illegal immigrants in Assam, which was belied by the National......
01:00, 2019-09-08

Rajnath Singh Visits War Memorial Before Taking Over As Defence Minister Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visited the National War Memorial in New Delhi today, shortly before taking charge of the Defence Ministry. He paid tribute to soldiers who laid down their lives......
07:00, 2019-06-01

Manmohan Singh Asks Lawmakers To Instill Confidence In People Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday exhorted Rajasthan legislators to instill confidence among people with their leadership and said they count on their leaders to ensure that the politics of......
07:00, 2019-07-08

"In India All Feel Safe, Respected": Rajnath Singh On Minorities In Pak Rajnath Singh tweeted on the condition of minorities in Pakistan this morning, claiming that while "in India all people feel safe and respected" in Pakistan Sindhi, Sikh and other minorities were......
17:17, 2019-09-15

Digvijaya Singh's Remarks On BJP "Shameful, Condemnable": Sambit Patra Hitting out at Congress leader Digvijay Singh for alleging a link between the BJP and Pakistani spy agency ISI, the BJP on Tuesday dubbed his charge as "shameful and condemnable" and sought an apology......
11:51, 2019-09-02

BJP Win After Mayawati-Akhilesh Yadav Alliance A Big Thing: Rajnath Singh On his first visit to Lucknow after getting re-elected to Parliament, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in the General Election was a big thing as the......
23:51, 2019-06-21

BJP Demands Sonia Gandhi's Apology On Digvijaya Singh's "ISI" Attack The BJP on Monday slammed Congress leader Digvijaya Singh for his remark that the ruling party was receiving money from Pakistan's spy agency, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI)....
17:51, 2019-09-02

IAF Plane Carrying 13 Missing, Rajnath Singh Apprised Of Situation An Indian Air Force aircraft has gone missing after taking off from an airbase in Assam. The aircraft last had contact with the ground forces at I pm, sources have told NDTV....
15:00, 2019-06-03

"Well-Planned": Cops Blame BJP's Arjun Singh For Bengal Violence The West Bengal Police on Monday said the violence that broke out at Kankinara in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district was "well planned" to disrupt peace, and held injured BJP MP Arjun Singh......
22:51, 2019-09-02

No option but to ‘take the high road’, advocates say of Singh’s turban incident "I think Jagmeet has found himself not just as the leader of the NDP but as a representative of racialized Canadians," said a spokesman for the World Sikh Organization of Canada....
03:00, 2019-10-04

Rajnath Singh Meets Japan PM Shinzo Abe, Informs Him About J&K Move Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday met Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo and conveyed to him that India's decision to end the special status of Jammu and Kashmir will benefit the......
22:51, 2019-09-02

Armed Forces Must Be At Forefront To Combat Bioterrorism: Rajnath Singh Bioterrorism is a real threat in today's time and the armed forces medical services should be at the forefront of combating the menace, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said today....
16:17, 2019-09-12

Rajnath Singh Reviews Defence Acquisition Issues With Top Officials Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday reviewed defence acquisition issues with top officials of the ministry and directed them to seek indigenous solutions to meet the forces' requirements to the......
22:34, 2019-06-06

Admiral Karambir Singh Takes Charge As New Navy Chief Before being appointed as the Navy Chief, Karambir Singh served as the Flag Officer Commanding in Chief of the Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam....
14:17, 2019-05-31

Shivraj Singh Chouhan Applauds Madhya Pradesh Cop. Watch What She Did On Wednesday, former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan shared a moving video on Twitter. The video shows police officer Shraddha Shukla gifting new clothes and a pair of slippers to......
15:00, 2019-09-27

Blame It On Rahul Gandhi, Says Rajnath Singh On Karnataka Crisis Union Minister Rajnath Singh today asserted in parliament that the ruling BJP had "nothing to do with" the crisis in Karnataka, where the Congress-Janata Dal Secular coalition is fighting for survival......
13:17, 2019-07-08

Rajnath Singh Not In Key Cabinet Panel In Big Revamp, Amit Shah In All 8 Home Minister Amit Shah is in all eight key cabinet committees announced after Prime Minister Narendra Modi started a second term last week. PM Modi is in six of them and Defence Minister Rajnath......
07:17, 2019-06-06

Manmohan Singh Files Nomination For Rajya Sabha From Rajasthan Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is the Congress candidate for by-polls to a Rajya Sabha seat from Rajasthan. He filed his nomination in state capital Jaipur on Tuesday....
11:51, 2019-08-13

Union Minister Attacks Manmohan Singh, P Chidambaram Over Economy Hitting back at former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and former finance minister P Chidambaram for criticising the Centre over the plunging GDP figures, Union minister Anurag Thakur on Wednesday said......
04:34, 2019-09-05

Rajnath Singh Describes His Experience Of Flying On India's First Rafale Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday evening flew on a Rafale fighter jet at the Dassault facility in France's Bordeaux, right after the first of the 36 long-awaited Rafale fighter jets was......
18:51, 2019-10-08

Sadhvi Pragya, Malegaon Blast Accused, Will Take On Digvijaya Singh Sadhvi Pragya Thakur - the saffron-robed woman long known for her alleged involvement in the Malegaon blasts -- will take on Congress's Digvijaya Singh from Bhopal in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections....
17:00, 2019-05-21

Kirori Singh Bainsla, An Ex Soldier, Who Spearheaded The Gujjar Agitation Face of the Gujjar quota protests, Kirori Singh Bainsla, joined the BJP today. A former soldier, Colonel (retd) Kirori Singh Bainsla, has been spearheading the protests, demanding five per cent quota......
17:00, 2019-05-21

"Best Decision In Current Circumstances": Amarinder Singh On Sonia Gandhi Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has welcomed Sonia Gandhi's appointment as interim president of the Congress as the "best decision in the current circumstances". He said her "experience and......
09:00, 2019-08-11

Mika Singh's Performance At Karachi Wedding Sparks Outrage A performance by famous singer Mika Singh and his troupe at the wedding of a Pakistan-based billionaire's daughter, apparently close to former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharaff, has caused a......
22:34, 2019-08-11

If Mohan Bhagwat Acts On His Own Message, Hatred Will End: Digvijaya Singh Congress veteran Digvijaya Singh took a jibe at Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday, saying the lynchings and communal hatred will end the day RSS chief starts following his own message on harmony....
00:34, 2019-10-09

Manmohan Singh Went On More Foreign Trips Than PM Modi, Says Amit Shah Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has been to more foreign trips than Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP chief and Union Home Minister Amit Shah claimed today in a sharp rebuttal to Congress attacks......
18:51, 2019-10-10

"Look At Your Past": Amit Shah, Digvijaya Singh Spar In Parliament During a discussion today on the anti-terror Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill (UAPA) that has cleared both houses of parliament, an acrid exchange took place between Home Minister Amit......
18:51, 2019-08-02

Sheila Dikshit Will Be Remembered For Delhi's Development: Manmohan Singh Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said the people of the national capital will remember ex-chief minister Sheila Dikshit, who died of a cardiac arrest today, for her contribution to the......
16:51, 2019-07-20

On #NationalPostDay, Amarinder Singh's Nostalgic Tweet On Life In Army Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday got nostalgic about his initial years of life in the army and receiving a letter while on duty that brought both tear and smile....
00:17, 2019-10-11

Rajnath Singh Visits Kargil, Will Inaugurate 2 Mountain Bridges In J&K Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday visited the Kargil war memorial in Jammu and Kashmir and paid tributes to Indian soldiers killed during the Kargil war....
08:17, 2019-07-20

At Handover Ceremony, Rajnath Singh Reveals What Rafale Means Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today alluded to the meaning of Rafale to explain how the multi-role fighter jets purchased from France will strengthen the Indian Air Force and improve bilateral......
18:51, 2019-10-08

Former Haryana Minister Sampat Singh Quits Congress, May Join BJP Former Haryana Finance Minister and senior Congress leader Prof Sampat Singh on Monday resigned from the Congress alleging he has not been given his due in the party....
19:34, 2019-10-07

Rajnath Singh Promises Tax Tweaks To Have France Make In India Union minister Rajnath Singh today held out hope for further tax rationalisation measures to invite foreign investment in the country. The defence minister, who is currently in France, met with the......
22:34, 2019-10-09

Rajnath Singh Hints At 'No First Use' Policy Change Amid Tension With Pak Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today underscored that India reserves the right to change its policy of 'No First Use', which has been the cornerstone of India's nuclear weapons policy for......
13:34, 2019-08-16

Over 1,500 Obsolete Rules Removed, Says Union Minister Jitendra Singh Union Minister Jitendra Singh said on Thursday that the centre has done away with over 1,500 obsolete rules and regulations, making the functioning of the government more efficient and citizen......
00:17, 2019-08-09

Non-Gandhi Congress Chief Will Cause Party To Split, Says Natwar Singh With the Congress leadership in limbo after the resignation of Rahul Gandhi, party veteran Natwar Singh today joined the chorus backing Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for the top post, adding that having a......
20:34, 2019-07-21

Air Force To Get 1st Rafale Jet Next Month; Rajnath Singh To Visit France Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa are set to travel to Paris next month to receive the first of 36 Rafale fighter jets for the Indian Air Force, government sources said on......
04:17, 2019-08-22

Kanhaiya Kumar Trails BJP's Giriraj Singh In Begusarai In Bihar Kanhaiya Kumar's campaign drew attention not just for his oratorical skills but because of high-profile supporters like Swara Bhaskar, Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar endorsing him in rallies...
09:51, 2019-05-23

EPA threatens California highway funding over backlog The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency threatened Tuesday to cut California's federal highway funding over a backlog of plans to meet air quality standards....
11:34, 2019-09-25

Google Is Funding Climate Change Denialism Despite all it’s evidently performative public-facing climate change initiatives, Google is forking over “substantial” contributions to denier organizations and events.Read more......
22:17, 2019-10-11

Investors with more than $5 trillion target BHP over coal funding Investors representing A$8 trillion ($5.4 trillion) have backed a call for BHP to ditch funding for industry groups whose actions are inconsistent with the Paris climate agreement, an Australian NGO said on Thursday....
14:17, 2019-10-11

FCC authorizes second wave of rural broadband funding The FCC will authorize $166.8 million to carriers in 22 states to expand broadband access beginning this month. It's the second round of funding this year from the FCC's Connect America fund auction, which pays carriers to deploy broadband to underse......
12:34, 2019-06-11

Recipe-kit provider Gousto serves up £30m funding One of the major British players in the fast-expanding meal-kit delivery market has been served up £30m of new funding as it intensifies its rivalry with the likes of HelloFresh....
14:51, 2019-07-12

How to Divest From the Corporations Funding Abortion Bans Earlier this week, Judd Legum’s Popular Information newsletter reported that, in recent years, six corporations contributed hundreds of thousands of dollars to the lawmakers behind six-week abortion bans in Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, Kentucky, Missouri, and Ohio. In an attempt to fight back, con...
00:34, 2019-05-24

Capital markets: Funding Africa’s future Africa has long had a fraught relationship with the capital markets – can the continent put that difficult history behind it and, crucially, fund the next stage of its development?...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization will decide whether to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women....
18:51, 2019-08-19

| Egypt raids businesses over funding plot Egyptian authorities have raided 19 businesses allegedly tied to the Muslim Brotherhood and accused of funding a plot to overthrow the state, the interior ministry has announced....
22:34, 2019-06-27

Four rocket companies are competing for Air Force funding, and it is war Enlarge / Jeff Bezos (right), the founder of Blue Origin and Amazon.com, and Tory Bruno, CEO of United Launch Alliance, display the BE-4 rocket engine during a press conference in 2014. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images) Monday marked the deadline for four US rocket companies to submit bids for Ai...
11:51, 2019-08-13

Now that MoviePass is dead, can we please start funding sensible businesses? Ding dong, the completely unsustainable witch is dead. As we reported earlier today, MoviePass is shutting down. It leaves behind a few now-useless cards, and several major VC funds out of pocket to the tune of $68.7M. Make no mistake, this was a completely predictable turn of events. For over a yea...
07:51, 2019-09-14

Many deadly common cancers get little charity funding (Reuters Health) - Many of the most common and lethal cancers get the fewest research dollars from fundraising advocacy groups, especially cancers associated with stigmatized behaviors like smoking and drinking, a U.S. study suggests....
23:51, 2019-07-24

People’s Party wants to axe Multiculturalism Act, eliminate funding In a policy plank released Friday, Maxime Bernier's People's Party of Canada (PPC) vowed to scrap the Multiculturalism Act if elected and cancel all funding that promotes the concept....
22:17, 2019-08-13

British Basketball frustrated by funding snub "British Basketball has hit out at the decision not to award the sport additional funds as Great Britain\u0027s women attempt to qualify for Tokyo 2020."...
15:00, 2019-05-21

The top 4 mistakes companies make when taking VC funding Startup funding has reached record levels. But founders who get caught up in the rush for cash could make major mistakes, risking their company’s future.Read More...
07:34, 2019-06-02

Pragya Thakur, Malegaon Accused, Ahead Of Digvijaya Singh In Bhopal The BJP's Pragya Singh Thakur is leading in Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh, against the Congress's Digvijaya Singh as votes were counted on Thursday in the Lok Sabha elections....
07:34, 2019-05-23

BJP's Giriraj Singh Beats Kanhaiya Kumar By 4 Lakh Votes In Begusarai Union Minister Giriraj Singh retained the Begusarai seat for the BJP by defeating his nearest rival -- CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar -- by a margin of over four lakh votes, results of the Lok Sabha......
23:34, 2019-05-23

"Her Countdown Has Begun": Minister Giriraj Singh Attacks Mamata Banerjee Union minister Giriraj Singh Sunday alleged Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress party is perpetrating politics of violence in West Bengal out of frustration as her countdown has begun....
04:00, 2019-06-10

"Merci, France", Rajnath Singh Concludes "Extremely Productive" Visit Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today left France at the end of a three-day visit, which he said had been extremely productive and would further strengthen bilateral defence ties....
18:51, 2019-10-10

Giriraj Singh Attacks Pakistan Minister For "Advice" On MS Dhoni's Gloves Lashing out at a Pakistan minister over his snide remarks on Mahendra Singh Dhoni's gloves with ''Balidan'' insignia, Union minister Giriraj Singh Sunday said the Indian wicketkeeper is a "patriot"......
04:00, 2019-06-10

"Shastra Puja" In Paris, Sortie For Rajnath Singh During Rafale Handover Hours before leaving for France to receive the first of 36 long-awaited Rafale fighter jets on behalf of the Indian Air Force, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today tweeted that he was looking forward......
19:34, 2019-10-07

Congress Wasted Month Pleading With Rahul Gandhi, Says Karan Singh The Congress, which has to look for a new president after the resignation of Rahul Gandhi, received some advice from one of its veteran leaders and former governor Karan Singh....
17:34, 2019-07-08

"People Wearing Saffron Committing Rapes": Digvijaya Singh Sparks Row Digvijaya Singh, former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and senior Congress leader, triggered a controversy on Tuesday with a remark that "people are wearing saffron and committing rapes". The BJP has......
17:17, 2019-09-17

Wing Commander Anjali Singh Becomes India's First Woman Military Diplomat Wing Commander Anjali Singh has become the first female officer from any of the armed forces of India to be posted as a military diplomat in an Indian mission abroad....
17:17, 2019-09-17

Centre Should Reveal Price Of Rafale Fighter Jets, Says Digvijaya Singh Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Wednesday said he was happy that Rafale jets will finally come to India but he still wanted to know why just 36 instead of 126 were being bought by Prime Minister......
00:51, 2019-10-10

Youth Politician To Cabinet Minister: Giriraj Singh, PM Modi Loyalist A staunch loyalist of Narendra Modi since the days he was the chief minister of Gujarat, BJP leader Giriraj Singh has seen his political stock rise dramatically in the past one decade....
00:51, 2019-05-31

Hardeep Singh Puri Takes Charge As Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, the new Civil Aviation Minister, took charge of office today amid distress in the sector that recently saw grounding of a private airline and concerns over debt-laden Air India,......
20:51, 2019-05-31

Strike In Neighbourhood Showed Lethality Of Armed Forces: Rajnath Singh In a clear reference to the Balakot air strikes in Pakistan, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said today that the recent offensive action against terrorists in the neighbourhood spoke volumes about the......
14:17, 2019-08-20

Rajnath Singh Leads Tribute To Army Major Killed In J&K Encounter Thousands turned up to pay their last respects to Major Ketan Sharma, who was killed in an encounter with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag, as his mortal remains were brought to his hometown......
07:01, 2019-06-19

Manmohan Singh To Visit Kartarpur In Pak For Guru Nanak Birth Anniversary Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has agreed to visit the Kartarpur Sahib Gurudwara in Pakistan for the birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak. The former PM accepted the invitation at a......
14:00, 2019-10-03

Raman Singh's Son Abhishek, 19 Others Charged In Alleged Chit Fund Scam A case has been registered against former Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh's son Abhishek Singh, a former MP, and 19 others on the charge of cheating in connection with an alleged chit fund......
07:01, 2019-06-19

Yuvraj Singh Seeks BCCI's Permission To Play In Foreign T20 Leagues Yuvraj Singh, while announcing his retirement, had confirmed that he will not be participating in the IPL but expressed his wish to play in foreign T20 leagues....
09:00, 2019-06-19

Pak Can Be Blacklisted By Anti-Terror Body FATF Anytime: Rajnath Singh The Financial Action Task Force or FATF can blacklist Pakistan anytime for the country's involvement in terror financing, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said today....
12:00, 2019-10-01

Pulled Up For Iftar Taunt At Nitish Kumar, Giriraj Singh Has No Regrets Union Minister Giriraj Singh, reprimanded by Home Minister and BJP chief Amit Shah over his controversial comments on an Iftar party attended by party ally Nitish Kumar, today said he had no regrets....
00:17, 2019-06-08

"Congress Unwilling To Learn": Shivraj Singh Chouhan's Attack At Gandhis Senior BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chauhan on Sunday said dynasty politics was rejected in the last general elections, but the Congress did not learn from it and still wants Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi......
17:34, 2019-08-11

Centre's "Gujarat Model" To Harass Opposition Leaders: Digvijaya Singh Accusing the centre of political vendetta, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said that the Modi government is running on the "Gujarat model" to harass opposition leaders....
10:17, 2019-09-15

Death Penalty Cases Should Be Commuted To Life In Jail: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today said that all cases of death penalty should be commuted to life imprisonment. His comments come after the Home Ministry decided to commute the death......
17:00, 2019-09-30

On Manmohan Singh's Birthday, PM Modi Wishes Him "Long And Healthy Life" On former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's birthday today, one of the earliest messages came from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a week-long visit to the United States. "Best wishes to our......
06:51, 2019-09-26

"Award Wapsi Gang Active Again": Giriraj Singh On Citizens' Letter To PM Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Wednesday said ''award wapsi'' gang has become active again to destabilise the Narendra Modi government after 49 eminent citizens wrote to the prime minister on......
22:34, 2019-07-24

Today's Big Release: Sushant Singh Rajput And Kriti Sanon's Raabta Raabta is the story of two lovers - played by Sushant and Kriti - who are separated by death (thanks to a conniving villain, played by Jim Sarbh). They meet again centuries later but will their love......
20:34, 2019-05-21

Rajnath Singh Added To Key Committees, Reports Of Threat To Quit Denied Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has been added to a number of key cabinet committees after being left out of them earlier in the day. Rajnath Singh's office denied speculation that the change happened......
22:34, 2019-06-06

Trudeau to reveal bulk of Liberal platform in Ont., Singh continues campaign in B.C. The Liberals, Conservatives and New Democrats have spent much of the three-week-old campaign fighting over who will do more for average Canadians' incomes, expenses and debts....
16:51, 2019-09-29

Popular poet Rupi Kaur endorses Jagmeet Singh as he campaigns in B.C. Singh was campaigning for a fifth straight day in British Columbia, where he is running for re-election in his own riding and where the party is trying to fend off the Greens....
04:17, 2019-09-29

Rajnath Singh Meets Ministers After Late Inclusion In Cabinet Panels Defence Minister Rajnath Singh was seen to be making a point on Friday as he held an informal meeting of ministers, just a day after he was belatedly added to the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary......
00:17, 2019-06-08

Bihar MLA Anant Singh In Fresh Trouble Over Audio Linking Him To Murder In fresh trouble for controversial Bihar MLA Anant Singh, jailed after an AK-47 rifle and some hand grenades were recovered from his house, his voice sample has tested positive in a forensic exam to......
15:34, 2019-09-05

Amarinder Singh Seeks PM Modi's Help To Curb Drug Menace In Punjab Reiterating his demand for a national drugs policy to check the drug menace, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention, an official said on Sunday....
12:34, 2019-06-02

Ajendra Bahadur Singh Is New Deputy Chief Of Integrated Defence Staff Vice Admiral Ajendra Bahadur Singh assumed the duties of Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (Doctrine Organisation Training) on May 31, said a press note from the Indian Navy....
15:51, 2019-06-02

Government Owes An Apology To People Of Rain-Hit Patna: Giriraj Singh The BJP-led National Democratic Alliance owes an apology to the people of Patna which is reeling under flood, Union minister Giriraj Singh said on Wednesday....
23:34, 2019-10-02

Rajnath Singh Flies To Siachen Today, His First Visit As Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will today meet troops at Siachen Glacier - the world's highest battlefield - in his first visit outside the national capital as Defence Minister....
06:00, 2019-06-03

Mamata Banerjee Playing Role Of Kim Jong Un: Minister Giriraj Singh Union Minister Giriraj Singh, known for his controversial statements, has compared West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un....
05:34, 2019-06-08

Dean Jones Questions Yuvraj Singh's Opinion On Rishabh Pant Dean Jones questioned Yuvraj Singh's stand on Rishabh Pant and asked why he should be any different to any other young player who is playing at the top level....
14:00, 2019-09-25

"BJP Never Demanded Floor Test In Madhya Pradesh": Shivraj Singh Chouhan As Congress and BJP are involved in a spat over allegations of toppling the Kamal Nath government in Madhya Pradesh, former chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said that the party has......
19:34, 2019-05-22

Let Guru Nanak Prakash Purab Be National Tolerance Day: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to declare the 550th Guru Nanak Prakash Purab as National Tolerance Day....
13:34, 2019-06-03

Forces Fully Prepared: Rajnath Singh On Reactivation Of Pak Terror Camps Two days after the Army Chief said that terror camps in Pakistan were being reactivated, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today said Indian security forces were fully prepared to meet the situation....
15:00, 2019-09-25

Amarinder Singh Asks Pak To Complete Kartarpur Corridor Work On Time Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today raised concern over "discernible slowdown" on Pakistan's part in completing work on the Kartarpur corridor, nearly a week after India scrapped......
17:34, 2019-08-11

Jagmeet Singh wanted to ‘show an openness’ to Quebec with ad displaying him without a turban The NDP ad, which was voiced completely in French, aimed to gather supporters in the francophone province. Singh has long been a critic of Quebec's secularism law, Bill 21, which prevents the wearing of religious wear, including that of turbans, in positions of authority....
06:51, 2019-09-16

PM Modi Remembers Freedom Fighter Bhagat Singh On His Birth Anniversary Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Saturday, remembered freedom fighter Bhagat Singh on his 112nd birth anniversary, saying his valour and sacrifice continue......
12:17, 2019-09-28

"Congress Failed To Handle Own House": Rajnath Singh On Karnataka Crisis Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today accused the Congress of failing to handle the political crisis in Karnataka, terming the issue an "internal matter" of the party for which he said the Parliament......
17:51, 2019-07-09

"Make Pak Probe Destruction Of Guru Nanak Palace": Amarinder Singh To PM Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to mount pressure on the Pakistan government to launch a "thorough probe" into the destruction of the centuries-old......
14:34, 2019-05-29

India, China Respecting Pacts For Peace At Border: Rajnath Singh India and China are respecting bilateral pacts to ensure peace and tranquillity along the border, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said in Lok Sabha on Wednesday....
12:34, 2019-07-17

Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh Star Campaigners Of Congress In Maharashtra Congress president Sonia Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh are among the 40 "star" campaigners of the party for the October 21 assembly elections in Maharashtra, the first major......
02:00, 2019-10-06

Amarinder Singh Hopes Pak Downgrading Ties Won't Affect Kartarpur Corridor Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday expressed concern over Pakistan's decision to downgrade diplomatic ties with India but hoped the move would not affect the construction of the......
02:51, 2019-08-08

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina Meets Sonia Gandhi And Manmohan Singh Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today met Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi along with other leaders of the party, including Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Anand Sharma, and former Prime Minister......
15:00, 2019-10-06

Family Assaulted, ITBP Soldier Threatens To Become Next Paan Singh Tomar An Indo-Tibetan Border Police soldier has threatened to go rouge after alleged inaction of authorities in a case of assault against his family members in Madhya Pradesh. The soldier, posted in Jammu......
20:51, 2019-08-24

No Navjot Sidhu In Posters In Amritsar Amid Feud With Amarinder Singh Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu is missing from the congratulatory posters which have emerged in his constituency Amritsar, implying local Congress leaders have distanced themselves from him in the......
14:34, 2019-07-12

Punjab Congress Chief's Resignation Totally Unnecessary: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday termed Sunil Jakhar's resignation from the post of Punjab Congress chief as totally unnecessary, given the impressive performance of the party in the......
00:51, 2019-05-28

Rajnath Singh Urges Defence Industry To Boost Domestic Manufacturing Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today urged the industry to come forward and meet him, saying he is not afraid of potential corruption allegations and "not worried" that fingers will be pointed at him....
15:17, 2019-10-04

"Received Threats After Complaint Against Honey Singh": Women Panel Chief Punjab State Commission for Women chairperson Manisha Gulati today claimed she has been receiving threat calls and abusive messages on social media after she filed a complaint against rapper Honey......
15:17, 2019-07-10

Singh’s NDP trails all major parties for candidates — he seeks more women, minorities The NDP leader was officially named the candidate for Burnaby South, but more than half the country's ridings still don't have a candidate for the party....
09:51, 2019-08-31

Kulbhushan Jadhav Order To Be In India's Favour: Sarabjit Singh's Sister Dalbir Kaur, the sister of Sarabjit Singh who was sentenced to death in Pakistan over terrorism charges, said that she "fully believed that the International Court of Justice's verdict in Kulbhushan......
15:51, 2019-07-17

Pressure Pak To Probe Guru Nanak Palace Demolition: Amarinder Singh To PM Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to pressure Pakistan government to probe the reported demolition of centuries-old Guru Nanak Palace. He also......
14:34, 2019-05-29

"An Exceptional Talent": Manmohan Singh Pays Tribute To Sushma Swaraj Former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday expressed shock at the demise of senior BJP leader and former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, describing her as a great parliamentarian and......
13:51, 2019-08-07

Sushma Swaraj Helped Us A Lot, Says Sarabjit Singh's Sister Dalbir Kaur Sushma Swaraj always helped people. Even if someone tweets to her she always came out for help. In Sarabjit's matter, Sushma Swaraj helped a lot, she said....
13:51, 2019-08-07

Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh Begins Four-Day Bangladesh Visit Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh began a four-day-long visit to Bangladesh on Saturday with an aim to further consolidate maritime cooperation between the two countries....
14:34, 2019-09-21

Nitish Kumar's Party Was Denied Its Share In New Cabinet: Sanjay Singh Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh on Tuesday charged the BJP with having "denied" an honourable share in the Union Council of Ministers to its alliance partner Janata Dal (United), headed by......
21:51, 2019-06-11

India To Become 5 Trillion Dollar Economy By 2024: Hardeep Singh Puri India is set to become a five trillion dollar economy by 2024 and is likely to overtake the UK this year to become the fifth largest economy in the world, Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said......
04:51, 2019-06-15

Raids At Trinamool MP KD Singh's Premises In Money Laundering Probe Case The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday conducted searches at properties linked to TMC MP KD Singh in connection with a money laundering case, officials said....
20:00, 2019-09-19

Union Minister Rajnath Singh In Japan To Strengthen Defence Ties Union Minister Rajnath Singh today arrived in Tokyo on the first leg of his five-day visit to East Asian countries, including Japan and South Korea, with an aim to strengthen military and defence......
11:17, 2019-09-02

Situation Changing In Haryana: Sukhbir Singh Badal Ahead Of Polls In a veiled attack on the ruling BJP in Haryana, SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal today said those who are expecting to form the next government in the state will sit in the opposition....
22:34, 2019-10-13

Parminder Singh Dhindsa Appointed Akali Dal's Leader Of Legislative Party Former Akali minister and MLA Parminder Singh Dhindsa was on Friday appointed as leader of the Shiromani Akali Dal's legislative party in the Punjab assembly....
01:51, 2019-08-03

Recalling Rajiv Gandhi, Manmohan Singh Speaks Of "Effort For Harmony" Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said the "disturbing trends" of growing intolerance, communal polarisation, and hate crimes will damage India's polity....
14:17, 2019-08-20

Proper Training Must To Tackle Chemical-Biological Threats: Rajnath Singh Early detection of chemical-biological agents is the prerequisite for successful protection and decontamination, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said....
17:00, 2019-09-20

Amarinder Singh Pays Tributes To Rajiv Gandhi On His Birth Anniversary Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh paid tributes to "dear friend" and former premier Rajiv Gandhi on his 75th birth anniversary on Tuesday, remembering his contributions to nation-building....
14:17, 2019-08-20

"This Is Our Faith": Rajnath Singh Amid Jibes Over Rafale 'Shastra Puja' Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, who arrived in Delhi from France on Thursday night, said that seven Rafale fighter jets will arrive in India by April or May next year....
00:17, 2019-10-11

Lilly Singh: from YouTube star to late-night's first woman of colour As a queer woman of color, Lilly Singh is already breaking new ground in a world dominated by white men but can she bring online success to network TV?In March 2019, Lilly Singh, one of YouTube’s biggest stars, appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon for a surprise announcement. “Ya girl,” sh...
13:00, 2019-09-20

Family Assaulted, ITBP Soldier Threatens To Become Next 'Paan Singh Tomar' An Indo-Tibetan Border Police soldier has threatened to go rouge after alleged inaction of authorities in a case of assault against his family members in Madhya Pradesh. The soldier, posted in Jammu......
05:17, 2019-08-25

IndiGo Expresses Regret After MP Sanjay Singh Not Allowed To Board Plane Low-cost airline IndiGo on Sunday regretted the inconvenience caused to Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh, who was stopped at Delhi Airport from boarding the Bhopal-bound airline......
22:51, 2019-09-01

Prem Singh Tamang To Take Oath As New Sikkim Chief Minister Today Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) president Prem Singh Tamang, popularly known as PS Golay, will take oath as the new chief minister of Sikkim on Monday, a Raj Bhavan source said on Sunday....
03:34, 2019-05-27

E-commerce Platform Meesho Raises $125 Million In Funding The Meesho platform allows re-sellers of everything from jewellery to mobile phones to reach prospective customers via social media platforms such as Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram....
14:00, 2019-08-12

Biden reverses position on federal funding for abortion U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said on Thursday he no longer supported a ban on the use of federal funds for most abortions, reversing course after sharp criticism from abortion-rights proponents....
05:51, 2019-06-07

U.S. House approves short-term funding measure The U.S. House of Representatives approved a stopgap funding measure on Thursday that would avoid a government shutdown by maintaining current spending levels through Nov. 21....
23:00, 2019-09-19

Gambling firms agree more funding and support for addicts The UK's largest gambling firms have agreed to significantly bolster funding and support to tackle addiction following pressure from the government and health chiefs....
11:51, 2019-07-02

Planned Parenthood leaves federal funding program Planned Parenthood said Monday it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions.        ...
20:00, 2019-08-21

Pledge On Conversions For All NGO Staff In New Rules For Foreign Funding For NGOs to receive foreign funds, all their employees and officials have to declare to the government that they were not prosecuted or convicted for religious conversions, according to new rules put......
07:34, 2019-09-17

New UK nuclear funding model could leave taxpayers liable Ministers are expected to announce plans to bolster nuclear industry this weekThe government will set out plans to resuscitate the UK’s struggling nuclear ambitions with a new scheme which would leave taxpayers liable for rising costs or delays.The funding model, expected this week, could help bankr...
15:34, 2019-07-14

AOC advocates for abortion rights — but voted to restrict funding WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — who just criticized Joe Biden for waffling on abortion rights — has herself voted for legislation that restricts government funding of abortions. Ocasio-Cortez (D-Queens/Bronx) voted on Jan. 9 for an appropriations bill that included res...
00:51, 2019-06-08

Cockroach Labs: With new funding, its future belongs in the cloud Cockroach Labs has just doubled its funding, coming on the heels of a year where it has multiplied its customer base. Its next challenge is making the case that its platform is not just for the elite usual suspects. That’s where the cloud may play a key role....
20:34, 2019-08-06

E-Cigarette Maker NJOY Changes Funding Plan After Vaping Ban E-cigarette maker NJOY Holdings has changed plans for its funding round after the Trump administration announced a plan to pull most vaping products from the market, said people familiar with the matter....
04:34, 2019-09-14

AI startups on pace to break funding records in 2019 The National Venture Capital Association says 965 companies raised $13.5 billion in venture capital through the first 9 months of this year, a record pace.Read More...
15:51, 2019-10-09

Senate panel advances emergency border funding The Senate Appropriations Committee approved a bipartisan emergency funding bill requested by President Trump to deal with the massive immigration surge along the southern border....
22:34, 2019-06-19

China women's football receives funding boost Chinese women's soccer received a major financial boost on Friday after Ant Financial's Alipay said it would provide 1 billion yuan ($145.43 million) in funding for a 10-year project....
19:00, 2019-07-05

TransferWise valued at $3.5 billion after $292 million secondary funding Peer-to-peer money transfer service TransferWise has announced that it is now valued at $3.5 billion, after pursuing a $292 million secondary funding.Read More...
14:51, 2019-05-22

House overwhelmingly approves funding bill for 9/11 victims The House on Friday overwhelmingly passed a bill to reauthorize the compensation fund for victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, after comedian Jon Stewart lambasted lawmakers for not moving quickly enough to replenish the critical funding. ...
20:17, 2019-07-12

Fed has quieted bank funding market but still faces pressure to fix it The Fed's management of the short-term funding market passed a crucial test Monday, but the Fed is still under pressure to provide a longer-term fix....
12:00, 2019-10-01

Joe Biden Reverses Course on Banning Federal Funding for Abortion (ATLANTA) — After two days of intense criticism, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden reversed course Thursday and declared that he no longer supports a long-standing congressional ban on using federal health care money to pay for abortions. Biden’s reversal came after rivals and ...
10:34, 2019-06-07

U.S. House approves funding for 9/11 responders, sends to Senate The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved legislation to permanently compensate first responders to the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center who have been suffering from cancers and other illnesses as a result of working at the contaminated site....
02:17, 2019-07-13

Chinese Regulators Try to Calm Fears of a Funding Squeeze Chinese regulators made fresh attempts to calm frayed nerves in the country’s financial sector, as bank liquidity remained tight by some measures three weeks after authorities took over a struggling city lender....
22:17, 2019-06-17

Pentagon funding German university research: Report The Pentagon reportedly funds projects ranging from finding a substitute to a common military explosive to tracking whales. Some of the research has dual commericial and military use....
02:51, 2019-06-23

TransferWise closes $292 mln secondary funding round at $3.5 bln valuation Money transfer startup TransferWise has closed a $292 million secondary funding round which doubles its valuation to $3.5 billion, the company said on Wednesday....
07:01, 2019-05-22

US Congress Approves $4.6 Billion In Emergency Border Funding US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday bowed to pressure from President Donald Trump's Republicans as Congress approved $4.6 billion in emergency aid to ease a swelling migrant crisis on the......
02:34, 2019-06-28

More than 120 U.S. military construction projects to be hit by funding for border wall More than 120 U.S. military construction projects will be adversely affected as the Pentagon prepares to use $3.6 billion to help build or enhance 175 miles (282 km) of the border wall with Mexico, U.S. officials said on Tuesday....
01:17, 2019-09-04

Biden camp confirms he supports abortion funding ban The presidential campaign team for former Vice President Joe Biden said that the Democratic contender supports the Hyde Amendment, which bans federal funding for certain abortions....
00:01, 2019-06-06

Congress threatens to ground funding if the Pentagon can't get more F-35 parts Congress is threatening to restrict funding for the Pentagon's acquisition office unless it comes up with a new plan to address the chronic shortage of spare parts for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter....
10:17, 2019-06-06

Huawei says to spend more than $300 million a year in funding for universities Huawei plans to spend more than $300 million a year in research funding for universities, a senior company executive said on Tuesday, even as the Chinese firm fights a U.S. trade ban from that has hurt its business and academia tie-ups....
15:17, 2019-09-03

Juul raises over $750 million in expanded funding round E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc, which is facing regulatory scrutiny in the domestic U.S market, has raised $785.2 million in an equity and debt offering as it looks to expand globally, a regulatory filing showed....
02:34, 2019-08-31

US Senate passes $4.6bn border funding bill – as it happened GOP-led Senate passes bill with strong bipartisan support, while Republican senators urge investigation of Trump sexual assault allegationSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 11.08pm BST OK everybody, it’s been real. But now it’s time for the first of the 2020 DNC presidential prima...
00:00, 2019-06-28

MV Agusta Secures Funding For Strategic Five-Year Plan The Italian motorcycle brand's strategic five-year plan focusses on increasing its dealership footprint in emerging markets, as well as new product development in premium and mid-size bikes....
00:00, 2019-10-04

Italian PM stands by League over Russia funding scandal Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Wednesday he had continued trust in the ruling coalition League party despite allegations it had sought illicit funds from Russia....
18:34, 2019-07-24

Fight for Supremacy in Indoor Farming Escalates With New Funding Venture investors are firing another salvo in the increasingly competitive field of indoor farming, a growing market that has already drawn powerhouse firms like SoftBank Vision Fund and GV....
11:51, 2019-06-11

Democrats press to retain longtime abortion funding ban WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Democrats on Capitol Hill are intent on preserving a four-decade ban on taxpayer-financed abortions despite calls from their party’s presidential candidates to abandon it. Lawmakers are arguing that any attempt to undo the longstanding consensus is doomed to fail and not ...
21:34, 2019-06-10

PM refuses to answer questions about funding for 'close friend' Boris Johnson has refused to be drawn on accusations he failed to declare a conflict of interest over a close friendship with an American former model during his time as London mayor....
19:51, 2019-09-23

No money down! States vow Obamacare replacements without funding plans Lawmakers in about a dozen states have touted their measures to enshrine Obamacare within their borders, saying their residents with preexisting illnesses will be protected even if the healthcare law meets doom in court....
08:00, 2019-08-23

Political cartoon site The Nib has lost its funding, pledges to go on If you’ve spent much time on Twitter over the last few years, you’re probably familiar with The Nib, the political cartoon site and magazine founded and run by cartoonist Matt Bors in 2013. We’ve highlighted the site’s work numerous times, applauding its ability to find just the right image to accom...
23:17, 2019-06-29

EIB plans to cut all funding for fossil fuel projects by 2020 EU’s lending arm financed oil, gas and coal projects in 2018 with more than €2.4bnThe European Investment Bank has vowed to end its multibillion euro financing for fossil fuel projects by the end of next year in order to align its strategy with climate targets.The EU’s lending arm has drafted plans,...
01:00, 2019-08-01

NY taxpayers send most money to Washington but receive least funding New York taxpayers are being milked by the feds more than those in any other state. The Empire State residents send more money to Washington and receive less in federal programs, according to a new report from the Rockefeller Institute of Government. The numbers were also certified by a state offici...
05:00, 2019-06-09

Arizona school counselors await funding for new hires TUCSON – Nationwide, the average student-to-school counselor is 455-to-one. In Arizona, it’s 905-to-one. The statistics gathered by the American School Counselor Association show Arizona ranks last in the nation when it comes to that ratio. The state approved $20 million for the hiring of more...
19:34, 2019-06-27

U.N. wants more urgency in AIDS fight as gains and funding fade The global fight against AIDS is stalling due to lower investment, marginalized communities missing vital health services, and new HIV infections rising in some parts, the United Nations warned on Tuesday....
21:17, 2019-07-16

What Planned Parenthood's Funding Change Means for Patients Recently the Trump administration changed the rules for Title X funds, and this week Planned Parenthood decided to stop accepting the money. As a result, free and sliding scale birth control, STD testing, and other services may become harder to access. Here’s what you need to know....
11:00, 2019-08-21

MPs call for five-year pothole repair funding plan News 1 Jul, 2019 Transport Committee report highlights need for a front-loaded, five-year funding settlement to help councils mend potholes...
04:17, 2019-07-01

Resale clothing company thredUP gets $175 million in funding Online resale store thredUP said on Wednesday it received $175 million in funding which it will use to expand its platform to offer resale clothing services to retailers....
13:17, 2019-08-21

Turkey says EU funding cuts will not affect its drilling off Cyprus European Union decisions to curb contacts and funding for Turkey will not affect Ankara's determination to drill for gas and oil off Cyprus and Turkey planned to send a fourth ship to the area, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday....
13:17, 2019-07-16

Dems clash over funding for Trump's migrant crisis House Democratic leaders are facing sharp pushback from rank-and-file members on plans to deliver billions of dollars to ease the migrant crisis at the southern border, threatening to drag out another border funding fight with President Donald Trump.Leaders of several groups, including the Congressi...
05:17, 2019-06-06

Congress clashes over border funding as migrants kept in squalor The U.S. House and Senate will try to resolve their conflicting versions of an emergency funding bill on Thursday to address worsening humanitarian conditions for migrant children and families on the U.S.-Mexico border....
20:51, 2019-06-27

FarmWise and its weed-pulling agribot harvest $14.5M in funding Automating agriculture is a complex proposition given the number and variety of tasks involved, but a number of robotics and autonomy companies are giving it their best shot. FarmWise seems to have impressed someone — it just raised $14.5 million to continue development of its autonomous weeding ve...
10:17, 2019-09-18

Kiren Rijiju, Ganjendra Singh Shekhawat Flag Off Great Ganga Run Marathon Union Minister for Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju and Minister of State Jal Shakti Ministry Ratan Lal Kataria flagged off the 'Great......
10:17, 2019-09-15

"Lost A Great Leader," Manmohan Singh Writes To Arun Jaitleys Family Manmohan Singh wrote a letter to Arun Jaitley's family saying, "in his death, the country has lost a great leader who always worked for the betterment of the society."...
20:51, 2019-08-24

Death Sentence Of Convict In Beant Singh's Killing Commuted To Life Term The Home Ministry has decided to commute the death sentence of Balwant Singh Rajoana, who was convicted for the assassination of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh, to life imprisonment,......
08:17, 2019-09-30

India Reached Moon While Pakistan Stuck Exporting Donkeys: Giriraj Singh Union Minister Giriraj Singh has slammed Pakistan over its actions in the past few days and said that the neighbouring country should better look after its own economy rather than worrying about......
19:34, 2019-09-08

Amarinder Singh Bans TV Serial Telecast In Punjab Amid Violent Protests A day-long bandh by the Valmiki community against the telecast of a controversial TV serial provoked incidents of violence in parts of Punjab on Saturday in which a man was shot at in Jalandhar....
01:00, 2019-09-08

In Slip Of Tongue, Rajnath Singh Calls Foreign Minister Jaishankar Prasad There was a slip of tounge by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in Lok Sabha on Wednesday when he referred to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar as "Jaishankar Prasad"....
22:34, 2019-07-24

Shivraj Chouhan, Digvijaya Singh Duel Over "Dust Of Nehru's Feet" Remark A week after the central government's big move on Jammu and Kashmir, scrapping its special status and splitting the state into two union territories, Congress and BJP leaders kept up the sparring on......
01:51, 2019-08-13

Shivraj Singh Chouhan Hints At Similar Fate For Kamal Nath As Karnataka As the government fell in Karnataka on Tuesday, the fallout will now be seen in other states where Congress is in power with Madhya Pradesh soon likely to face the same plight according to BJP leader......
02:51, 2019-07-24

Rajnath Singh Visits Naval Ships, Infra Projects In Andhra Pradesh Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday visited the Indian Navy's indigenously designed stealth frigate, INS ''Shivalik'' and Submarine ''Sindhukirti'' in Vishakhapatnam....
01:17, 2019-07-01

Rahul Gandhi Fled Battlefield After Poll Debacle: Shivraj Singh Chauhan BJP vice-president Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday accused Congress leader Rahul Gandhi of "fleeing the battlefield" after his party faced a debacle in the Lok Sabha elections....
05:17, 2019-08-03

Punjab Congress Seeks Report On Amarinder Singh-Navjot Sidhu Rift All India Congress Committee's Punjab in-charge Asha Kumari on Tuesday sought a report from the party's state unit over the face-off between Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and his cabinet colleague......
20:34, 2019-05-21

Hope To Resolve Satluj-Yamuna Link Issue Through Talks: Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today said that he hopes the contentious Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal issue will be resolved through talks between Punjab and Haryana, within the timeframe set......
19:00, 2019-09-09

Lilly Singh: from YouTube star to late-night's first queer woman of color As a queer woman of color, Lilly Singh is already breaking new ground in a world dominated by white men but can she bring online success to network TV?In March 2019, Lilly Singh, one of YouTube’s biggest stars, appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon for a surprise announcement. “Ya girl,” sh...
15:17, 2019-09-20

Singh, May campaign in Montreal as Scheer heads to notorious Quebec border crossing The Conservatives aren't saying whether they're talking about immigration and the border on the federal campaign trail today, but leader Andrew Scheer is gathering reporters for a field trip starting just a couple of kilometres from the spot in Quebec where thousands of irregular migrants have cross...
14:34, 2019-10-09

Centre Creates Jal Shakti Ministry, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat Takes Charge A new Jal Shakti Ministry, in which the erstwhile ministries of Water Resources and Drinking Water and Sanitation will be merged, has been formed with BJP leader Gajendra Singh Shekhawat at its helm....
14:17, 2019-05-31

Kalyan Singh May Lose Immunity As Governor, Face Trial In Babri Case Outgoing Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh may have to face trial in the Babri Masjid demolition case as the immunity he has been enjoying for holding the constitutional post will go away at the end of......
22:51, 2019-09-01

ANALYSIS: Jagmeet Singh’s crucial Quebec launch lacks exposure to voters NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is in the fight of his party's life in Quebec, yet he only attended four events as he launched a province-specific platform....
16:17, 2019-09-17

Rajnath Singh Pays Tribute To Jawans Killed In Poonch Ceasefire Violation Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Army Chief General Bipin Rawat laid a wreath to honour Army jawan Lance Naik Mohammad Jawed at Palam Technical Area on Tuesday....
21:51, 2019-06-11

On Camera, Mika Singh Chants 'Bharat Mata ki Jai' At Attari-Wagah Border After receiving backlash over his performance in Pakistan, singer Mika Singh uploaded a video on social media in which he is seen chanting "Bharat Mata ki Jai" at Attari-Wagah border, showcasing his......
23:34, 2019-08-16

Rajnath Singh Meets Top Army Officers, Reviews Security, Border Situation Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday held a meeting with top Army officials and reviewed the security challenges facing the country, including the situation along borders with Pakistan and China,......
04:51, 2019-06-15

On Camera, Mika Singh Chants "Bharat Mata Ki Jai" At Attari-Wagah Border After receiving backlash over his performance in Pakistan, singer Mika Singh uploaded a video on social media in which he is seen chanting "Bharat Mata ki Jai" at Attari-Wagah border, showcasing his......
09:00, 2019-08-17

SpiceJet Eyes $10 Billion-Plus Airbus Deal, Chairman Ajay Singh Reveals The discussions with Airbus threaten Boeing with a high-profile defection at a time when the U.S. planemaker is enmeshed in one of the biggest crises in its 103-year history....
13:34, 2019-09-25

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Accepts Navjot Sidhu's Resignation Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has accepted Navjot Singh Sidhu's resignation as state minister and forwarded the letter to the Governor, sources said....
10:17, 2019-07-20

Sarabjot Singh Wins India's Ninth Gold At ISSF Junior World Cup After six days of top class shooting and with one more day to go, India remain on top of the medal standings with nine gold, nine silver and four bronze for a total of 22 medals....
20:00, 2019-07-18

MS Dhoni Amused As Ziva Spots Ranveer Singh Wearing Similar Sunglasses MS Dhoni revealed that Ziva came across a Ranveer Singh picture and found out that the Bollywood star was wearing the similar sunglasses which she owns....
14:51, 2019-10-08

Amarinder Singh Urges PM To Build Canals On Sutlej, Ravi And Beas Rivers Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today urged the central government to build canals on the state's three eastern rivers of the Indus water system as a national project, to enable conservation of......
14:00, 2019-10-03

"Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi Responsible": Giriraj Singh On Patna Flooding Patna Rain: Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Friday blamed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his Deputy Sushil Modi for the worst flooding in Patna after last week's heavy rainfall....
17:34, 2019-10-04

Harbhajan Singh, Veena Malik Spar On Twitter Over Imran Khan's UN Speech Harbhajan Singh refused to relent in his critisicm of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for issuing despicable threats and speaking about hatred during his speech at the UNGA last month....
14:51, 2019-10-08

'Digvijaya Singh Running Show': Minister's Outburst Amid Congress Tussle Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has been accused of running the Madhya Pradesh government by proxy. Not by the opposition BJP but by his own party colleague, a state minister. Umang Singhar,......
11:17, 2019-09-02

Boxing News at Five: Wanheng extends his record to 53-0, Khan says Singh is “scared” to fight him Amir Khan confirms Saudi Arabia exhibition and goads Vijender Singh, while Wanheng Menayothin goes three better than Floyd Mayweather The post Boxing News at Five: Wanheng extends his record to 53-0, Khan says Singh is “scared” to fight him appeared first on Boxing News....
23:17, 2019-05-31

Hurriyat Leader's Wife Shown As Ruler Hari Singh's Granddaughter In Video A video being shared on social media, showing the granddaughter of Maharaja Hari Singh speaking on issues related to Jammu and Kashmir, is actually that of Professor Hameeda Nayeem, wife of Hurriyat......
23:17, 2019-08-14

Bhojpuri Singer-Actor Pawan Singh Charged For Alleged Sexual Harassment Bhojpuri actor-singer Pawan Singh has been charged for allegedly sexually harassing a 25-year-old woman actor on social media, police said on Saturday....
21:17, 2019-08-03

Fans Leave Cheeky Comments On Pic Of Ranveer Singh's Rainbow Birthday Cake Deepika Padukone posted a picture of Ranveer Singh's birthday cake, which looks delicious with separate layers of colourful rainbow frosting and sprinkles on top....
13:17, 2019-07-09

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh Reviews Work On Kartarpur Corridor Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday asked the Centre to cut down the 30-day notice period for devotees to apply online for visiting the historic Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara during the 550th......
02:34, 2019-10-02

Rahul Gandhi Forgets To Sign After Parliament Oath, Rajnath Singh Prompts Congress president Rahul Gandhi, elected to parliament for the fourth time, took oath as a member of the 17th Lok Sabha on Monday. Mr Gandhi, however, forgot to sign the parliament register and got to......
16:17, 2019-06-17

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh unveils platform ahead of 2019 federal election Speaking in Hamilton at the NDP convention on Sunday, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh  is expected to unveil his party's platform ahead of the 2019 federal election....
19:17, 2019-06-16

In Florida, tasty fish varieties get aquaculture funding from USDA For those who love seafood but find local menus lacking, efforts are underway in Florida to boost sources of pompano, redfish and other varieties for fish farming....
12:51, 2019-08-13

Real estate firm Compass announces $370 million in new funding Real estate firm Compass announced $370 million in new funding on Tuesday. Robert Reffkin, CEO and founder of Compass, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss....
20:17, 2019-07-31

Collective Health secures $205 mln in funding led by SoftBank Vision Fund Collective Health, which makes software for companies to pay workers' health costs directly, said on Monday it had raised $205 million in new funding led by SoftBank Group Corp's Vision Fund....
14:34, 2019-06-17

U.S. Senate's McConnell expects stop-gap funding bill this month U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday he expects the Senate will pass a stop-gap government funding bill before the end of September, to prevent any lapse in funding when the fiscal year ends at the end of the month....
02:00, 2019-09-10

Dems scramble to break impasse over funding migrant crisis House Democrats are still haggling over the details of a contentious bill to deliver billions of dollars for the humanitarian crisis at the border, with chances of a vote before the Fourth of July diminishing by the day. Top Democrats left a closed-door meeting Wednesday still aiming to bring legis...
04:34, 2019-06-13

Advocate for Sept. 11 fund says if funding bill can't get passed, 'they're going to have to Tase me' John Feal, a recovery worker at the World Trade Center site and a longtime activist for extending the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund told Fox News' Shepard Smith on Thursday that "they're going to have to Tase me" if lawmakers can't pass a bill to extend the fund before the anniversary of the terrori...
03:34, 2019-06-28

PM refuses six times to answer questions about funding for 'close friend' Boris Johnson refused six times to be drawn on accusations he failed to declare a conflict of interest over a close friendship with an American former model during his time as London mayor....
12:17, 2019-09-23

'We are a country, not a county' - Jamie Murray hits out at LTA over funding in Scotland "Jamie Murray has once again vented his frustrations over Britain\u0027s tennis authorities failing to capitalise on the success of his brother Andy with proper funding for Scottish tennis."...
15:17, 2019-09-17

Bipartisan legislation would cap prices for drugs developed with taxpayer funding Senators Chris Van Hollen of Maryland and Rick Scott of Florida unveiled bipartisan legislation to lower the costs of drugs that were developed using taxpayer-funded research....
20:17, 2019-07-31

House committee delays decision on funding Space Force A draft of the National Defense Authorization Act released by the House does not fund the Space Force envisioned by President Donald Trump, but members of Congress say an amendment for it will be voted on Wednesday....
22:17, 2019-06-10

Singapore Detains 3 Indonesian Maids Over Allegations Of "Funding ISIS" Singapore has detained three Indonesian maids without trial under tough security laws over allegations they donated funds to support the Islamic State (ISIS) group, authorities said....
08:17, 2019-09-24

Pak Fails To Act On Global Watchdog's Points On Terror Funding: Report Pakistan has failed to complete 25 of the 27 action points given by the international terror financing watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to check funding to terrorist groups such as......
12:00, 2019-06-16

"Curb Terror Funding By October, Or Else...": Global Body Warning To Pak The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has issued a strong warning to Pakistan, stating that the country could be blacklisted unless it fulfils an "action plan" against UN designated terrorists......
21:34, 2019-06-21

U.S. fintech startup Stripe valued at $35 bln in latest funding round Stripe Inc said on Thursday it is raising $250 million in its latest funding round, which values the payments startup at $35 billion, a dramatic 56% surge from a previous valuation at the start of the year....
23:00, 2019-09-19

Liberal ridings received 75% of government largesse funding over summer Liberal ridings gained about 75 per cent of the total government largesse, while roughly equal proportions of the spending was aimed at NDP and Conservative ridings — 15 per cent and 13 per cent, respectively....
02:00, 2019-09-14

Indian e-commerce platform Meesho raises $125 mln in Naspers-led funding Indian digital platform Meesho has raised $125 million in its latest funding round, led by South African internet group Naspers, the e-commerce start-up said on Monday....
12:34, 2019-08-12

France's Jean-Marie Le Pen charged over EU funding scandal: lawyers The founder of the far-right National Front was charged with embezzlement of public funds. The scandal centered around the misuse of EU money to pay for France-based staff....
02:34, 2019-09-14

Development banks' climate funding at all-time high in 2018 Climate projects won record financing from the world's big development banks last year, with funds committed up 60% since the 2015 Paris climate accord to curb global warming emissions, a report published on Thursday said....
04:01, 2019-06-14

Trump Administration Is Opening Investigations Into Foreign Funding at U.S. Colleges The U.S. Education Department is opening investigations into foreign funding at Georgetown University and Texas A&M University as the Trump administration increases its scrutiny of international money flowing to American colleges. Letters sent to the schools Thursday and obtained by The Associated P...
01:00, 2019-06-14

Bill would create entity to push for key rail tunnel funding TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A bill put forward in New Jersey’s Senate is the latest step to try to get crucial federal funding for a new rail tunnel into New York City. The bipartisan measure announced Friday would create a commission composed of representatives of both states and Amtrak to oversee t...
19:34, 2019-06-07

SmartRent funding heralds new wave in 'smart home' market A producer of "smart home" software that helps landlords cut operating costs such as shuttling keys to waiting maintenance workers or guiding tours for prospective tenants has raised $32 million from Bain Capital Ventures and the owners of nearly 1 million U.S. apartments....
19:00, 2019-06-19

Rocket Report: Russia to build 11 more Protons, Boeing wants EUS funding Enlarge / A Falcon 9 rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base. (credit: Aurich Lawson/SpaceX) Welcome to Edition 2.15 of the Rocket Report! We're back after traveling last week, and the newsletter is packed with information about all manner of rockets. Perhaps the most surprising tidbit this...
15:51, 2019-09-20

After Resisting, McConnell and Senate G.O.P. Back Election Security Funding Stung by the “Moscow Mitch” moniker, Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, threw his weight behind an infusion of $250 million for states to bolster election security....
00:34, 2019-09-20

UK watchdog to review Nigel Farage's Brexit Party funding Former British premier Gordon Brown has called for the Electoral Commission to investigate Nigel Farage's Brexit Party. There are also concerns over the accounting of funds for the party leader....
15:34, 2019-05-21

Hyundai adds to Aurora Innovation's latest funding round The funding entrenches an existing relationship between the Korean automaker and Silicon Valley startup, and they will work together to develop autonomous driving systems....
13:17, 2019-06-13

Swedish fintech Klarna valued at $5.5 billion in funding round Online payments firm Klarna, which has attracted a growing following with its "buy now, pay later" service for shoppers, said on Tuesday it had raised $460 million in a funding round that makes it Europe's most valuable fintech startup....
21:34, 2019-08-06

Another budget fight looms in Congress over border wall funding The fight over funding for a border wall in Texas and other states appears to be heating up again in Congress this month as lawmakers near a deadline to pass a military funding bill....
22:51, 2019-09-16

Kashmir Businessman's Assets Attached In Terror Funding Case The Enforcement Directorate or ED on Thursday said it has attached assets worth Rs 1.73 crore of Kashmiri businessman Zahoor Watali in connection with a case of terror funding and money laundering....
19:34, 2019-08-01

Senate will try to advance Trump's border funding request next week The Senate next week will try to advance President Trump’s emergency spending request to deal with the massive surge in illegal immigration on the Texas border....
03:17, 2019-06-12

Joe Biden says he now supports federal funding of abortion, in second apparent reversal Joe Biden said on Thursday that he supports the repeal of the Hyde Amendment, which bars federal funding for most abortions, after facing criticism this week for his support for the measure....
10:17, 2019-06-07

Germany mulls funding massive €800 million reforestation effort With German forests in crisis, the agriculture minister has urged a rescue effort that could cost up to €800 million to complete. Authorities are struggling against invasive insects, chronic drought and forest fires....
22:51, 2019-09-25

Esports team co-owned by Drake wants to raise $25M in new funding round The Toronto Raptors isn’t the only team rapper Drake is cheering for right now. Drake’s competitive gaming team, 100 Thieves, is also going for the gold by raising a fresh round of money that could allow it to win a slot in an up-and-coming Activision Blizzard video game league, The Post has learned...
06:34, 2019-05-31

Road funding cuts could have paid for eight million pothole repairs News 6 Jul, 2019 Money cut from councils’ road funding budgets since 2010 could have paid for eight million potholes to be repaired, figures reveal...
13:51, 2019-07-06

Trump appeals U.S. judge's border wall funding ruling U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday appealed a U.S. judge's ruling that blocked his administration from using $2.5 billion in funds intended for anti-drug activities to construct a wall along the southern border with Mexico....
22:34, 2019-06-29

CDC says STD cases in U.S. rose to record high in 2018 as funding lags The number of Americans who were diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease (STD) last year rose to a record high, U.S. health officials said on Tuesday, partly because funding for local health departments has dropped....
21:51, 2019-10-08

Weird How Grandstanding Republicans Keep Blocking Disaster Relief Funding For the second time in less than a week, a grandstanding Republican congressman has held up more than $19 billion in bipartisan-backed disaster relief funds for victims of Hurricanes Maria, Michael, and Florence, as well as states ravaged by wildfires and catastrophic flooding....
01:34, 2019-05-29

Ajit Pai works to cap funding for rural and poor people, gets GOP backing Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | metamorworks) The Federal Communications Commission has preliminarily voted to cap spending on the FCC's Universal Service programs, which deploy broadband to poor people and to rural and other underserved areas. The party-line vote was criticized by the FCC's two D...
20:00, 2019-06-04

Farage: Elections watchdog 'coordinated' funding inquiry with Brown Nigel Farage has accused Britain's elections watchdog of performing a "coordinated move" with Gordon Brown to raise doubt about his Brexit Party's funding system....
07:51, 2019-05-22

Nigeria's president moves to stop funding for food imports Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has instructed the country's central bank to stop providing foreign currency for food imports, according to a statement from his spokesman....
22:34, 2019-08-16

White House still wants deal on debt ceiling, funding: official The White House still wants to reach a deal with Congress to fund the government and raise the nation's debt limit, even though President Donald Trump has said he will not negotiate with Democrats until they stop investigating his administration, a senior official said on Thursday....
18:34, 2019-05-23

Congress clears permanent funding for Sept. 11 victims fund The Senate cleared legislation Tuesday to permanently authorize a Sept. 11 victims compensation fund, rejecting GOP amendments to put limits on the funding and to pay for the measure, by a vote of 96-2....
00:17, 2019-07-24

Anthony Albanese warns PM: don't play politics with drought funding Opposition leader says Labor will support ‘any level’ of funding the Coalition names as long as it doesn’t take funds from other portfoliosLabor leader Anthony Albanese has urged the Morrison government to avoid “playing politics” with drought funding, saying Labor would support “any level” of fundi...
07:17, 2019-07-18

UPDATE 1-Juul raises over $750 million in expanded funding round E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc, which is facing regulatory scrutiny in the domestic U.S market, has raised $785.2 million in an equity and debt offering as it looks to expand globally, a regulatory filing showed....
02:34, 2019-08-31

Senator pushes equal pay for USWNT with World Cup funding threat Getting equal pay for the United States Women’s National Team has gone from talk to action. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) introduced a bill to withhold federal funding for the 2026 men’s World Cup, which will be jointly hosted by the US, Canada and Mexico, until the men’s and women’...
18:34, 2019-07-10

N.L. seafood industry projects receive federal-provincial funding Federal and provincial officials were in St. John's, N.L., Tuesday to announce $8 million in funding that has been awarded to 59 projects in the fish harvesting and processing sectors....
04:51, 2019-08-14

UK funding to tackle climate crisis 'must double', government warned Charities write to Sajid Javid requesting increase of spending from £17bn to £42bn over next three yearsBritain’s biggest environmental groups have warned the government that funding to tackle the climate emergency must be more than double next year to avoid an even greater cost from catastrophic ec...
02:00, 2019-09-02

Poland’s doctors march to demand more health care funding Hundreds of doctors have marched through Poland’s capital city to demand higher spending on health care that would cut waiting time for medical care and stop underpaid doctors from seeking jobs abroad...
20:34, 2019-06-01

Chancellor urged to double funding to tackle climate crisis Charities write to Sajid Javid requesting increase of spending from £17bn to £42bn over next three yearsBritain’s biggest environmental groups have warned the government that funding to tackle the climate emergency must be more than double next year to avoid an even greater cost from catastrophic ec...
18:51, 2019-09-02

Women’s fertility app secretly took $1.79M in funding from anti-abortion campaigners Ever since the rise of femtech, period tracking apps have vowed to make women’s health easier to control and understand. But lately we’ve seen data and privacy breaches, worrying stats about “success” rates, and questionable marketing strategies. This week is no different.A report from the Guardian ...
17:17, 2019-05-31

For infrastructure funding, follow the money on the Coca-Cola highway It has not been voted on or formally proposed yet, but a bipartisan effort to increase federal spending on infrastructure could be coming in the near future....
05:00, 2019-05-22

British Steel collapses after failing to secure extra funding British Steel, the country's second largest steel producer, has collapsed and put 25,000 jobs at risk after failing to secure emergency government funding, Britain's Official Receiver said on Wednesday....
19:17, 2019-05-22

Allianz leads C$100 million funding round for fintech Wealthsimple German insurer and asset manager Allianz has led a C$100 million ($74.55 million) capital raise for Canadian financial technology company Wealthsimple....
19:00, 2019-05-22