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Over Rs 84 Crore To Develop J&K's Religious Monuments, Temples: BJP

A senior BJP leader on Saturday said the Centre is spending over Rs 84 crore for development of Sudh Mahadev and Mantalai -- ancient religious monuments and temples in Udhampur district of Jammu and......

Over Rs 84 Crore To Develop J&K's Religious Monuments, Temples: BJP

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The Valley of the Temples – Glorious Greek Monuments in Sicily Sicily is a beautiful and historic island separated from Italy by the Strait of Messina. It is also surrounded by two other seas - the Ionian and the Tyrrhenian. ...
22:17, 2019-07-31

174 Delhi Monuments, Sites Declared ''Monuments Of National Importance'' Over 170 monuments and sites in the national capital have been declared as ''monuments of national importance'', Culture Minister Prahlad Patel informed Parliament said on Tuesday....
02:51, 2019-07-03

India's most incredible temples A kaleidoscope of diverse languages, beliefs and religious practices, India is home to some of the world's most spectacular temples. From the Sikh Golden Temple in Amritsar to the Buddist Mahabodhi Temple in Jharkhand, learn more about the incredible of these places of worship....
22:00, 2019-06-07

Tripura To Move Supreme Court Over Ban On Animal Sacrifice In Temples The Tripura government would soon file a special leave petition (SLP) in the Supreme Court over the Tripura High Court ban on animal sacrifice in all the temples of the state....
12:00, 2019-10-01

In India’s City of Temples, Narendra Modi Is Both Hero and Villain The Indian prime minister’s mix of Hindu nationalism and economic development helped him win re-election on Thursday. In his constituency, though, the mix cuts both ways....
22:34, 2019-05-23

Bitcoin and Gold Are Monuments To Irrationality Investors are turning to both assets amid market uncertainty, but digital currency is a strange idea of a haven and the metal’s track record is patchy....
11:17, 2019-08-09

New York's amazing mega-monuments that were never built New York may be home to the iconic Statue of Liberty and dozens of other monuments, but the city would look very different if a number of epic building designs had actually been constructed....
21:17, 2019-05-22

Single-Use Plastics Won't Be Allowed Within 100 Metres Of Monuments Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel on Wednesday announced that single-use plastic will not be allowed on the premises of historical monuments and within 100 metres of them....
17:34, 2019-10-02

Left to rot: the new global effort to preserve lost monuments From a railway run by children in Ljubljana to brutalist monuments in the Balkans, the Nonument Group maps abandoned 20th-century architectureWhen he was 14, Ljubljana resident Janko Vrhunc spent every Sunday training to drive a steam locomotive. “We had to sign in, then check all the wagons, check ...
17:51, 2019-08-01

Atlanta's confederate monuments: how do ‘context markers’ help explain racism? Symbols dedicated to the south’s soldiers have come under debate for not mentioning their roots in racial segregationAtlanta’s monuments to its Confederate past cannot be taken down by law. But the city is now moving to provide much-needed historical context on the realities of slavery, the civil wa...
14:17, 2019-08-03

Italy bars McDonald's fast-food amidst monuments of ancient Rome Italy's Culture ministry on Wednesday barred the construction of a McDonald's fast-food restaurant next to the ancient Baths of Caracalla in Rome, with Mayor Virginia Raggi saying "the wonders of Rome must be protected"....
18:17, 2019-07-31

How to Develop Your Charisma and Become More Likable Charisma is one of those things that people assume you’re born with, but that’s not necessarily the case. Regardless of your personality type, it’s entirely possible to become more likable and develop your charisma. The key is to focus on certain traits you can practice and apply to your own behavio...
19:34, 2019-10-07

‘I prefer non-religious’: why so few US politicians come out as atheists Non-believers remain few and far between in US politics, with atheism bringing ‘the notion of being anti-religion’, the California representative Jared Huffman explainsThe 2020 presidential election has produced the most diverse field of candidates in history. There are women, people of color and an...
14:17, 2019-08-03

New York Gets Rid of Religious Exemptions for Vaccines New York’s legislature removed religious exemptions for vaccines today amid concerns about a measles outbreak, according to the New York Times....
03:34, 2019-06-14

Who Was Zoroaster and How Did He Gain Religious Followers? Zoroaster was a prophet of ancient Persia, whose teachings laid the foundation for the religion known as Zoroastrianism, which largely dominated the land of Iran until the arrival of Islam after the fall of the Sassanian Empire. Whilst this figure is known as Zoroaster in the West (being derived fro...
20:51, 2019-08-13

Does Parkinson's disease develop in the stomach? The stomach may play an important role in the development of Parkinson's disease. Pathogenic proteins can migrate from the gut via the vagus nerve to the brain....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Another round of monsoon storms develop TUCSON – Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms developed across Southern Arizona again today. Heavy downpours, along with lightning and gusty winds occurred, mainly south and east of Tucson this afternoon. This evening heavy downpours moved through the Tucson Metro. Tomorrow, high p...
08:17, 2019-07-15

Toyota, BYD Team Up To Develop Battery EVs In a joint statement, Toyota and the Chinese electric automaker said on Friday that they would develop sedans and sport utility vehicles, which would then be sold under the Toyota brand in China......
14:17, 2019-07-19

China’s Huawei to develop 5G with Russia’s MTS BEIJING — Huawei Technologies has signed an agreement with the Russian telecom company MTS to develop next-generation “5G” networks. The deal was signed Wednesday in Moscow, as Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin looked on. China has been championing H...
13:17, 2019-06-06

What Happens When Your Kids Develop Their Own Gaming Taste For a beautiful few years, you have near-complete control over what your child plays. You decide what’s allowed and when, what to play together, which gems from the past to share with an excited five-year-old. Then a little more time passes, and suddenly the situation is completely different....
19:51, 2019-06-20

Netanyahu Tries to Woo Israel's Religious Right Ahead of Do-Over Vote Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took his re-election campaign to a small Jewish enclave in the West Bank, a contentious move to a flashpoint area aimed at wooing support from right-wing settlers ahead of elections this month....
22:51, 2019-09-04

At least 31 die in stampede at Muslim religious festival in Iraq At least 31 pilgrims have died after a walkway collapsed, causing a stampede at a Shia Muslim religious ritual in the Iraqi city of Karbala, officials have said....
22:00, 2019-09-10

Ex-police chief says demotion was religious discrimination LUMBERTON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi city is being sued by a former police chief who says he was demoted because of religious discrimination. WDAM-TV reports that in a lawsuit filed Wednesday, Carlus Page says Lumberton city leaders had agreed to give him Sundays off so he could continue to serve a...
11:51, 2019-06-28

U.S. conference to host victims of religious persecution The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it would host a conference in Washington next week to highlight the problem of religious persecution, and has invited victims of recent attacks at a synagogue in San Diego, mosques in New Zealand and an Easter Day bombing in Sri Lanka....
02:34, 2019-07-12

Survivors of religious massacres speak out against bigotry A rabbi from Tree of Life synagogue drew applause at a State Department conference when he condemned bigotry against immigrants and called for toning down “our language.”...
20:51, 2019-07-16

At the U.N., Trump Focuses on Religious Freedom not Climate UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump made his political priorities clear Monday within an hour of arriving at the United Nations for a three-day visit: He breezed by a major climate change summit to focus instead on religious persecution, an issue that resonates with his evangelical su...
14:51, 2019-09-24

Trump promotes religious freedom in UN speech President Trump on Monday decried religious intolerance during a speech at the United Nations in which he called for governments to not persecute people because of their faith. “The United States is founded on the principle that our rights do not come from government, they come from God. This ...
01:17, 2019-09-24

U.S. may allow more Native Americans religious use of eagle feathers After a years-long battle, the federal government is considering expanding protection from criminal prosecution to all "sincere religious believers" who use eagle feathers in observance of their Native American faith....
00:51, 2019-07-16

In the end, there was The Bible, which closed the book on an era of religious blockbusters Every director, it could be argued, likes to play god. But very few are actually willing to literally play God, to take on the Creator as an acting role. That’s what John Huston did in The Bible: In The Beginning…, his 1966 epic. Huston had to cast someone as the actual voice of God, the booming tha...
16:00, 2019-07-12

Trump calls on world to end religious persecution In a speech at the United Nations Monday, President Donald Trump called on all world leaders to take action to protect religious freedom in the wake of rising persecution of people based on their faith and beliefs. (Sept. 23)        ...
06:00, 2019-09-24

GST Collections Rise 6.67% To Rs 1,00,289 Crore In May The revenue in May 2019 is 2.21 per cent higher than the monthly average of GST revenue in FY 2018-19 (Rs 98,114 crore)," the official statement said....
18:34, 2019-06-01

Brazil's Bolsonaro Defends Right to Develop Amazon Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro defended his country’s sovereign right to develop the Amazon, in a defiant speech before the U.N. General Assembly Tuesday, accusing global leaders and the media of spreading lies and treating indigenous people as if they were cavemen....
23:51, 2019-09-24

QUT researchers develop AI to improve accuracy around eye-testing The next phase of the research will be to analyse images of eyes from older populations and people with diagnosed diseases using the artificial intelligence program....
09:51, 2019-09-23

Gut bacteria might influence how our brains develop as children Two-year-olds with higher abundances of two particular gut microbes have more activity in brain regions associated with attention and language acquisition...
18:34, 2019-06-27

| Russia to help Uganda develop nuclear energy Russia and Uganda have agreed to work together in the field of nuclear energy, the Russian nuclear agency Rosatom says, as Moscow seeks to strengthen its influence in Africa....
09:34, 2019-09-19

Ford in talks with VW to develop second EV in Europe, paper says Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley told the German newspaper Handelsblatt that a decision about whether to build a second model with VW could happen soon....
14:17, 2019-09-17

The Latest: China’s Huawei to develop 5G with Russia’s MTS BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the trade dispute between China and the United States, and related developments (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Huawei Technologies has signed an agreement with the Russian telecom company MTS to develop next-generation “5G” networks. The deal was signed Wednesd...
14:00, 2019-06-06

Toyota and Subaru to develop new electric platform and SUV The latest in a flurry of new partnerships to emerge, the Japanese alliance will draw on both brands' expertise Toyota and Subaru have embarked on an initiative that will see the two marques share development of electric vehicle platforms - and jointly produce an electric SUV. As well as a dedicat...
22:00, 2019-06-06

Toyota and Subaru to co-develop new electric car platform News 6 Jun, 2019 The two Japanese auto manufacturers will jointly design a dedicated all-electric platform, as well as a new C-segment SUV...
00:00, 2019-06-07

Toyota to develop fuel cell vehicles with FAW, GAC Toyota is also expanding ties on hybrid vehicles and aims to launch more battery electric vehicles with "good quality and low prices" separately with China automakers FAW and GAC....
17:51, 2019-09-26

BMW, Daimler team up to develop self-driving technology BMW and Daimler said they finalized an agreement to jointly develop self-driving systems and they expected the Level 4 technology to be deployed in mass-market vehicles for private customers starting in 2024....
13:00, 2019-07-04

There's Now a Committee to Develop Standards for Robotic Exoskeletons Advanced technology is just science fiction until some international standards group forms a committee with an anonymously bureaucratic name to make sure every mind-blowing new advancement is nice and safe and boring, just like it should be. This is now happening to a very exciting technology that w...
04:51, 2019-07-02

Most older adults with 'prediabetes' don't develop diabetes (Reuters Health) - Older adults with slightly elevated blood sugar, sometimes called "prediabetes," usually don't develop full-blown diabetes, a Swedish study suggests....
00:17, 2019-07-06

Toyota, China's BYD team up to develop battery EVs Toyota Motor said it would develop battery electric vehicles (EVs) and batteries with BYD Co Ltd, in a sign it was ramping up partnerships with Chinese players as planned to build affordable EVs for the world's top auto market....
18:51, 2019-07-19

Researchers develop tiny infrared spectrometer Scientists in Switzerland have developed an infrared spectrometer small enough to fit on a computer chip. The technology could allow smart phones to perform chemical analysis....
20:34, 2019-10-09

Porsche and Boeing to develop flying car concept Porsche and Boeing have released this image of a flying car Two firms will explore the viability of urban air travel and produce a prototype Porsche and Boeing are developing an electric flying car concept as part of a new partnership exploring the “premium urban air mobility market”, the two bra...
13:51, 2019-10-11

Scientists develop drug that can kill superbugs Scientists have created a drug that wipes out antibiotic-resistant superbugs like E.coli. The discovery, led by Sheffield University, saw off bacteria that can cause pneumonia, urinary tract and blood infections. The research was published in ACS Nano. The breakthrough, the first new treatment in 50...
23:51, 2019-06-03

New York state ends vaccine religious exemption New York eliminated the religious exemption to vaccine requirements for schoolchildren Thursday. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the measure minutes after the final vote. Hundreds of parents of unvaccinated children protested at New York's Capitol. (June 14)        ...
19:34, 2019-06-14

Quebec bans religious symbols for state workers in new law Premier Francois Legault's government used its majority to push through Bill 21 by a vote of 73 to 35 after applying the mechanism of closure to end debate on the bill prematurely....
07:00, 2019-06-17

DOJ supports lawsuit demanding religious tuition payments The U.S. Department of Justice is backing three families who are suing to force the state of Maine to pay tuition for some students to attend religious high schools....
21:17, 2019-06-11

The Chinese Christians finding God and religious refuge in Kenya In Nairobi, Chinese migrants are finding God as they integrate in highly Christian Kenya. But many don't realize that back home the atheist Communist Party is waging a war against religion...
19:00, 2019-05-22

Egypt refers 6 death sentences to religious authority An Egyptian court has referred the case of six alleged Muslim Brotherhood members convicted of terrorism to the Grand Mufti, Egypt's top religious authority, for a non-binding opinion on their execution....
14:34, 2019-05-22

Diyanet: The Turkish religious authority that makes millions Turkey's highest religious authority brings in huge profits, say analysts. But as a historic brewery in Istanbul faces demolition for a dormitory, critics argue that such profiteering is not in line with Islam....
02:00, 2019-09-21

Trump announces religious freedom initiatives during UN speech President Donald Trump announced new initiatives as part of a global call for protecting religious freedom at the United Nations General Assembly on Monday, which his aides have characterized as the centerpiece of his visit to the conference of world leaders....
02:00, 2019-09-24

New York to repeal religious exemption for school vaccinations Gov. Andrew Cuomo is soon expected to sign the vaccination bill approved Thursday by the Senate and Assembly.        ...
02:00, 2019-06-14

The Latest: NY ends religious exemptions to vaccine mandates ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on legislation to eliminate a religious exemption to New York state’s vaccine requirements (all times local): 6:35 p.m. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation eliminating a religious exemption to vaccine mandates for schoolchildren in the face of the n...
04:01, 2019-06-14

New York ends religious exemption to vaccine mandates New York eliminated the religious exemption to vaccine requirements for schoolchildren Thursday, as the nation's worst measles outbreak in decades prompts states to reconsider giving parents ways to opt out of immunization rules....
22:34, 2019-06-14

Quebec religious symbols bill to be challenged in court A national Muslim organization is joining civil liberties advocates to launch a court challenge of Quebec's secularism law less than 24 hours after the legislation was adopted....
20:51, 2019-06-17

Mike Pompeo Asks Pakistan To Do More On Religious Freedom US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday urged Pakistan to do more to stop the abuse of blasphemy laws after the release of Asia Bibi, who escaped a death sentence in a case that drew international......
11:51, 2019-06-22

Over 2 million Muslims make religious pilgrimage to Mecca MECCA, Saudi Arabia — More than 2 million pilgrims have gathered in the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia to perform initial rites of the hajj, an Islamic pilgrimage that takes the faithful along a path traversed by the Prophet Muhammad some 1,400 years ago. The hajj in Islam is meant to unify Musl...
15:17, 2019-08-09

Air Force grants first religious accommodation to Sikh airman The United States Air Force has granted a religious accommodation to a Sikh airman, making him the first active airman to wear a turban while on duty, an American Sikh organization said....
11:34, 2019-06-07

| India rejects critical US religious freedom report India has hit out at a US report saying religious intolerance was growing under its right-wing government, setting off a new spat ahead of a visit by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
19:34, 2019-06-23

BS Yediyurappa Thanks Centre For Rs 1,200 Crore Aid For Floods Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Friday thanked the Central government for the financial assistance of Rs 1,200 crores to the flood-hit Karnataka while Congress slammed the move calling it a......
11:34, 2019-10-05

Vedanta To Invest Rs 20,000 Crore In New Oil Blocks Vedanta had won a total of 53 oil and gas blocks under the government's open acreage licensing policy (OALP) and Discovered Small Field (DSF) rounds....
23:34, 2019-07-16

Lokpal Gets Over Rs 100 Crore In Budget 2019 Anti-corruption ombudsman Lokpal has got over Rs 100 crore Budget allocation, whereas Rs 35.55 crore outlay has been earmarked for the probity watchdog Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) for 2019-20....
20:51, 2019-07-05

What Government Can Do With Rs 1.76 Lakh Crore Windfall From RBI Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman last week announced various measures to spur growth, including hastening the capital infusion into state-run lenders....
06:34, 2019-08-28

Which Animal Will Develop Human-Level Intelligence in the Future? Animals that think and talk like humans have long enchanted the public—in the form of myths, children’s books, and overrated TV shows. Somehow even the most mundane aspects of daily life—paying taxes, or preparing sandwiches, or staring at yourself in the mirror with a drained, sallow look and think...
20:51, 2019-08-26

UK firms join to develop ‘world-leading’ EV powertrain GKN, Drive System Design and University of Nottingham collaborate on ACeDrive electric powertrain project A new British consortium aims to design and develop a global-use, world-leading fully electric powertrain with funding from the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC).  GKN Automotive, a tier one el...
15:00, 2019-06-18

Researchers develop new tool which detects deepfakes with 96% accuracy Researchers have developed a tool that could be a crucial part of the fight against deepfakes. The tool, which was produced by researchers from the USC Information Sciences Institute, can detect subtle face and head movements along with unique artifacts in video files and apparently can identify suc...
02:00, 2019-06-28

Iran to develop nuclear centrifuges in defiance of JCPOA Iran announced it would begin developing centrifuges to hasten its uranium enrichment, the latest move by the Middle Eastern country to distance itself from a landmark 2015 nuclear accord....
01:34, 2019-09-06

Iran to develop centrifuges in further step away from nuclear deal Tehran has announced efforts to speed up its uranium enrichment, a third breach of its faltering nuclear deal with world powers. As Iran gave European countries more time to save the pact, the US imposed fresh sanctions....
05:00, 2019-09-05

Nestle institute aims to develop packaging of the future Nestle has set up a research institute to develop more environmentally friendly packaging for its products and reduce plastic waste, taking matters into its own hands rather than relying on its suppliers....
21:17, 2019-09-12

BMW and Daimler partner to develop automated driving technology BMW and Daimler are teaming up to develop automated driving technology the latest carmakers forced to pool development resources as margins shrink.Read More...
11:17, 2019-07-05

CHEAP: Click! Snap! Develop! There’s $450 off the Canon EOS 7D Mark II kit Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Some DSLRs are good at taking still photos, while some excel at video capturing. But if you need both of them, don’t look beyond the Canon EOS 7D Mark II. The company’s official website has this extremely ludicro...
21:00, 2019-08-28

Research shines light on why women more likely to develop Alzheimer's Protein tau may spread more rapidly in female brains than males’, adding to range of factorsThe reason women appear to be at greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease than men might be due to a number of genetic, anatomical and even social influences, researchers have suggested.Recent figures s...
04:34, 2019-07-17

Putin again threatens to develop previously banned missiles if US does Vladimir Putin warned the U.S. once again this week that Russia would develop missiles previously banned under a landmark nuclear forces treaty if it learns that the United States has begun building them....
02:00, 2019-09-07

Researchers develop a new way to track blood pressure… with selfies? A team of researchers in Canada and China are working on a revolutionary new way to track blood pressure: a selfie. The teams, based at the University of Toronto and the Affiliated Hospital of Hangzhou Normal University, just published a proof of concept that allows smartphone users to track blood p...
07:17, 2019-08-07

VW, Ford in talks to develop second electric car in Europe: Handelsblatt Ford could build more than one model of electric car based on Volkswagen's electric vehicle platform, Ford's Europe Chief Stuart Rowley told German daily Handelsblatt....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Samsung may develop foldable augmented reality glasses Samsung is exploring the possibility of developing augmented reality glasses, based on one of its latest patent applications first spotted by Patently Apple. The documentation the tech giant submitted to the US Patent & Trademark Office shows fol......
09:34, 2019-07-13

BAE awarded $67M to develop amphibious combat vehicle for Marines BAE Systems was awarded a $67 million contract to develop three amphibious combat vehicle command and control variants, as well as the ACV medium caliber cannon MRV, for the U.S. Marines....
15:51, 2019-06-21

Researchers develop e-tattoo heart monitor with ECG and SCG sensors An electronic tattoo measuring only 28 micrometers thick can be worn over the heart, serving as both an electrocardiogram and seismocardiogram sensor.Read More...
01:00, 2019-06-22

MIT engineers develop “blackest black” material to date With apologies to “Spinal Tap,” it appears that black can, indeed, get more black. MIT engineers report today that they have cooked up a material that is 10 times blacker than anything that has previously been reported. The material is made from vertically aligned carbon nanotubes, or CNTs — micr...
06:51, 2019-09-13

Artificial womb: Dutch researchers given €2.9m to develop prototype Model from Eindhoven University will surround baby with fluid and deliver oxygen and nutrients via umbilical cordAttempts to create an artificial womb for premature babies have been given a boost by the award of a €2.9m (£2.6m) grant to develop a working prototype for use in clinics.The model, which...
15:17, 2019-10-08

Albanian teens develop app for domestic violence victims Three Albanian 16-year-old girls have developed an app to help victims of domestic violence access support, hoping to tackle a huge problem in Albania, where one in two women suffered abuse last year, according to a survey....
20:51, 2019-10-08

CBOE to Develop Hedge Fund Benchmarks with Eurekahedge CHICAGO, IL -- May 20, 2015 -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced it has entered into an agreement with Eurekahedge, a hedge-fund research and data collection company, to collaborate on the development of a series of new benchmark indexes that will measure the performanc...
05:01, 2019-05-22

Defense Department Works to Develop Software Faster The Pentagon is taking a page from tech companies, pushing its software developers to release code faster and with a sharper focus on users—in this case, members of the armed forces....
19:34, 2019-06-06

Using gene editing, neuroscientists develop a new model for autism Using the genome-editing system CRISPR, researchers at MIT and in China have engineered macaque monkeys to express a gene mutation linked to autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders in humans. These monkeys show some behavioral traits and brain connectivity patterns similar to those seen in hum...
19:17, 2019-06-12

UA researchers develop cancer-detecting blood test TUCSON – When it comes to fighting cancer, early detection is key. Researchers at the University of Arizona have developed a blood test that could be the best weapon to win that fight. “We believe that simple, inexpensive blood tests are really the road to the future for cancer detection and m...
02:34, 2019-05-28

China's CNPC to develop partnership with Russia's Rosneft China National Petroleum Corp will further develop its partnership with Russian oil producer Rosneft, CNPC's chairman said on Thursday at an economic forum in St Petersburg. (Reporting by Dmitry Zhdannikov; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Jane Merriman)...
12:34, 2019-06-06

BMW, Jaguar Land Rover will jointly develop EV parts BMW and Jaguar Land Rover said they will save costs through shared development, production planning and joint purchasing. A joint team of BMW and JLR experts in Munich will be tasked with further developing BMW's fifth -generation eDrive technology....
17:17, 2019-06-05

Peacekeeping: A 'great opportunity' to develop professionally and personally A senior commander from Argentina, who has been deployed to the United Nations peacekeeping mission on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus, has said that serving the UN is a “great opportunity” to develop professionally and personally....
15:34, 2019-05-21

New project to unlock the secrets of how human embryos develop A new scientific project is being launched in the UK to unlock the secrets of how human embryos develop in the first weeks and months after fertilisation....
08:17, 2019-07-25

Slimy fish mucus can help chemists develop new antibiotics — here’s how One day in the future, you may take a pill to treat an illness – and owe your recovery to the tiny microbes that flourish in the slippery layer of mucus that coats fishes. It is critically important to find the next generation of antibiotics. The incidence of bacterial infections resistant to curren...
21:17, 2019-05-27

Try Again, Twitter: New Religious Hate Speech Policy Leaves Much to Be Desired It’s not exactly a secret that Twitter has hate speech and harassment problems, though the lengths CEO Jack Dorsey has gone to dismiss the abusive antics and incendiary rhetoric that fester on the popular social media platform have drawn sharp critique....
08:51, 2019-07-12

Rule change accommodates student athletes’ religious observance The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association has added religious observance to its list of reasons that student athletes can withdraw from competition without being penalized....
22:34, 2019-08-28

Paris Police Employee Sent Religious Texts Before Knife Attack The police employee who stabbed to death four colleagues at Paris police headquarters on Thursday exchanged dozens of religious texts with his wife before leaving his desk to buy the knives he used in the attack, authorities said....
06:34, 2019-10-06

In Iraq, religious ‘pleasure marriages’ are a front for child prostitution BBC investigation exposes Shia clerics in Baghdad advising men on how to abuse girlsI’m walking through the security cordon that leads into Kadhimiyah, one of Shia Islam’s holiest sites. I’m in a queue, along with dozens of pilgrims who have come from all over the world to pay their respects to the ...
14:00, 2019-10-06

Religious festivals and Greta arrives in New York: Wednesday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including New Zealand fashion, the Ganesh Chaturthi and Pancha Dan festivals, and climate campaigner Greta Thunberg arriving in New York Continue reading......
11:00, 2019-08-29

| WATCH: Trudeau pushes back against Quebec's religious-symbol law Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has commented for the first time on Quebec's new law prohibiting public servants from wearing religious symbols. WATCH NOW....
00:51, 2019-06-22

Hong Kong Christians fear religious freedom could be 'gone forever' Hong Kong Christians fear freedom of religion could be "gone forever" despite extradition bill withdrawal and the country's leader Carrie Lam's efforts to ease tensions....
23:17, 2019-09-17

Centre's Reply Sought On Plea Over Parties With Religious Connotation The Delhi High Court on Friday asked the Centre to file a response to a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking directions to the Election Commission (EC) to review political parties having names......
12:17, 2019-05-24

Family, faith, flag: the religious right and the battle for Poland’s soul The rightwing Law and Justice party may be authoritarian and anti-LGBT, but its welfare programmes have transformed the lives of low-income Poles“Every good Pole should know what the role of the church is … because beyond the church there is only nihilism.”– Jarosław Kaczyński, chairman of the Law a...
18:34, 2019-10-05

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21:00, 2019-09-27

Bombing at Afghan Mosque Kills Popular Religious Scholar The attack, which killed two people in all, mirrored a Taliban strategy of targeting those with religious influence to exert the militant group’s power far from the battlefield....
21:00, 2019-05-24

Twitter to Flag Users for Speech Offending Religious Groups Twitter has updated its policy on hateful conduct to better protect religious groups, the latest effort by the company to police speech and prevent abuse on its platform....
20:17, 2019-07-09

Pompeo, Pope Francis urge religious freedom in Mideast, elsewhere Pope Francis and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo agreed on Thursday on the need to protect the rights of Christian minorities in the Middle East during a meeting at the Vatican, the U.S. State Department said....
15:00, 2019-10-03

New state law bans discrimination against workers who wear religious garb New legislation signed into law Friday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo bans employers from discriminating against workers for wearing religious garb or having facial hair. The bill amends the state’s Human Rights Law clarifying that employers cannot “refuse to hire, attain, promote, or take other d...
09:00, 2019-08-10

‘Gemstones’ creator Danny McBride smacks down religious hypocrisy Danny McBride and Adam Devine play brothers on HBO’s new comedy “ The Righteous Gemstones ” — but in their very first meeting, Devine had to flee. “I met Danny at a party once [a few years ago],” says Devine, 35. “And I go, ‘You’re a bright shooting star!’ I was just so nervous to......
23:17, 2019-08-10

Netanyahu Rival Turns Elections into Referendum on Religious Influence Israel’s surprise elections have thrust one man and one issue into the spotlight: Avigdor Lieberman, a bitter rival of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who says he is trying to stop the country from becoming a religious state....
19:51, 2019-05-30

Pope Francis meets with Romanian president, religious leaders Pope Francis made his first visit to Romania on Friday, aiming to mend ties with the Orthodox Church, meet with Romanian leaders and visit medieval sites....
17:17, 2019-05-31

Department of Labor proposes expanding ‘religious exemption’ in hiring WASHINGTON DC (NBC NEWS) – The Trump administration Wednesday unveiled a proposed rule that would greatly expand the exemption that allows religious entities to ignore anti-discrimination laws by broadening the definition to include federal contractors that declare themselves to be religious. ...
05:34, 2019-08-17

Liberals sue so they can make doctors violate their religious beliefs on transgenderism On Tuesday, several organizations filed a lawsuit with Santa Clara County against the Trump administration, petitioning for a federal judge in California to strike down President Trump’s recent conscience protection mandate, issued via the Department of Health and Human Services, which essentially p...
02:51, 2019-06-01

World must stamp out persecution of religious groups, Guterres declares on new UN Day UN chief António Guterres called for an end to the persecution of religious groups on Thursday, the first ever International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion and Belief....
17:17, 2019-08-23

New Twitter policy targets 'dehumanizing' posts about religious groups Twitter has introduced new rules to crack down on hate speech against religious groups. Under the changes, the social network said it would delete offensive posts that compare communities to "maggots" or "rats."...
23:00, 2019-07-09

U.S. top court to review Montana dispute over religious school subsidies In a case that could once again test boundaries for the separation of church and state, the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide the legality of a Montana state tax credit that could help students attend private schools including religious ones....
19:00, 2019-06-28

Sri Lanka elephants run wild during religious procession, at least 17 people injured A crowded street pageant in Sri Lanka descended into chaos Sunday when two elephants broke free, sending festivalgoers scrambling for cover as the animals wildly stomped through the crowd, injuring at least 17 people, officials said....
23:34, 2019-09-09

French probes ultra-right plot to attack religious venue PARIS (AP) — French judicial authorities are investigating five people after uncovering an ultra-right plot to attack a religious venue. A judicial official said Tuesday that two people, one a minor, were arrested and placed under investigation in May for criminal terrorist association. Three others...
22:51, 2019-06-11

Quebec Bans Religious Symbols in Some Public Sector Jobs A bill banning some public employees in Quebec from wearing religious symbols like head scarves, skullcaps, turbans and crosses has passed despite concerns about civil liberties....
10:51, 2019-06-17

Assembly passes bill forcing religious groups to vaccinate A key state Assembly committee on Thursday narrowly gave thumbs up to a bill that would end New York’s policy of allowing religious exemptions from vaccine requirements — and the measure is expected to be approved by the Legislature before it adjourns next week. The hotly contested legislation gaine...
23:34, 2019-06-13

At least 3 teachers remove religious symbols at work under Quebec’s secularism law Bill 21 prohibits public-sector employees in positions of authority — including teachers, police officers and judges — from wearing religious symbols while at work....
01:51, 2019-09-18

Measles Outbreak: N.Y. Assembly Bans Religious Exemptions for Vaccinations New York, where measles has spread in ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities, would join California and a handful of other states in revoking religious exemptions....
00:17, 2019-06-14

| African religious leaders called on to help tackle genital mutilation Religious leaders in Africa must speak up against the practice of female genital mutilation, which affects millions of children across the continent, an international conference in Dakar has said....
13:34, 2019-06-19

New York ends religious exemption to vaccine mandate for schoolchildren State lawmakers vote to repeal exemption amid country’s worst measles outbreak in decadesNew York eliminated the religious exemption to vaccine requirements for schoolchildren Thursday, as the country’s worst measles outbreak in decades prompts states to reconsider giving parents ways to opt out of ...
09:00, 2019-06-14

Social harassment of religious groups in the US among worst in the world: report The United States ranked among the worst-scoring countries in regards to religious harassment by individuals and social groups, according to a report surveying 198 countries....
23:51, 2019-07-16

Trump hosts victims of religious persecution at White House President Trump met with dozens of victims of religious persecution at the White House on Wednesday as part of an ongoing effort by the administration to push for religious freedom abroad....
06:34, 2019-07-18

Why the nation's two largest religious groups are talking about sex abuse this week When leaders of the country's two largest religious groups -- the Catholic Church and Southern Baptist Convention -- hold meetings this week, the separate conferences will have a common agenda: clergy sexual abuse....
00:34, 2019-06-11

U.S. should reject 'prejudice' on China religious rights: state media The United States should reject "prejudice" and respect facts instead of vilifying China's record on religious rights, the Communist Party newspaper People's Daily said on Saturday after fresh criticism of China's treatment of ethnic Muslims....
04:00, 2019-07-20

Religious liberty cases on docket for Supreme Court’s return The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to grapple with religious liberty cases ranging from transgender rights to religious ads on public transit to abortion when justices return to the bench Monday....
11:34, 2019-10-07

"Committed To Tolerance": India Rejects US Report On Religious Freedom India has rejected the findings of a report on religious freedom published by the US State Department that claimed, among other acerbic allegations, "mob attacks by violent extremist Hindu groups......
11:34, 2019-06-23

| Leader of religious group based in Mexico charged with sex crimes The leader of La Luz Del Mundo, an international religious organisation based in Mexico, has been arrested in California on charges of human trafficking, child rape and other felonies, authorities have said....
23:51, 2019-06-05

Centre Increases "Green" Budget To Rs 2,954 Crore The Centre on Friday increased the allocation for Environment Ministry from last fiscal by 10.4 per cent to Rs 2,954.72 crore for 2019-20 in what was termed as a "green budget" by Prime Minister......
20:51, 2019-07-05

Jal Shakti Ministry Gets Rs 28,261 Crore Budget Allocation The Jal Shakti Ministry, which is executing the government's mission to provide clean and piped drinking water to every household in the country, has been earmarked Rs 28,261.59 crore in the budget......
20:51, 2019-07-05

"Seen It Only In Media": RBI Governor On Rs 30,000 Crore Reported Payout The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today said the government has not dropped in any request for an interim dividend payout of Rs 30,000 crore, after the centre's recent move to cut corporate tax raised......
12:51, 2019-10-04

Aaditya Thackeray Has Assets Worth Rs 16 Crore Maharashtra Polls 2019: Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray, who is the first member of his family to contest an election, declared assets of Rs 16.05 crore on Thursday as he filed his nomination from......
14:00, 2019-10-03

ITC June Quarter Profit Rises 13% To Rs 3,174 Crore For the quarter ended March 31, ITC had reported a net profit of Rs 3,481.90 crore. Its net profit in financial year 2018-19 rose 11.06 per cent to Rs 12,464.32 crore compared to the previous year....
20:51, 2019-08-03

Over 16 Crore Muslims In India, Have Nothing To Fear: RSS Leader Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh joint general secretary Krishna Gopal on Wednesday questioned the view that Muslims "are afraid" in India while other minorities such as Parsis, Buddhists and Jains, who......
20:17, 2019-09-11

Defence Production Target Set At Rs 90,000 Crore For 2019-20 The department of defence production has set itself a target of producing equipment worth Rs 90,000 crore in the financial year 2019-20. Exports worth Rs 15,000 crore have been envisaged from the......
13:51, 2019-08-22

1.83 Crore Eligible Voters In Haryana, Say Officials About 1.83 crore voters in Haryana are eligible to exercise their franchise in the upcoming Assembly elections, officials said in Chandigarh on Wednesday....
20:17, 2019-09-11

Plea Against Indiabulls Housing For Misappropriating Rs 98,000 Crore The petition alleged that money worth thousands of crores were siphoned off by Sameer Gehlaut, the chairman of the firm, and the directors of Indiabulls for their personal use...
22:01, 2019-06-10

Reliance Jio Net Profit At Rs 891 Crore In June Quarter Earlier in the day, Reliance Jio pipped rival Bharti Airtel to become India's second-largest operator by subscribers as of May, government data showed...
20:00, 2019-07-19

TCS Reports Profit Of Rs 8,042 Crore In September Quarter Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), the country's largest IT services company, on Thursday reported a net profit of Rs 8,042 crore for the quarter ended September 30, led by growth in the cloud services,......
14:51, 2019-10-10

Epstein reportedly hoped to develop super-race of humans with his DNA Registered sex offender hoped to seed human race with his DNA by impregnating 20 women at a time, New York Times reportsJeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financier accused of sex trafficking, planned to develop an improved super-race of humans using genetic engineering and artificial intelligence, accord...
20:00, 2019-08-01

Scientists Develop Material to Create Habitable Areas on Mars Mars’ surface, as far as we can tell, is not habitable to humans—it’s far too cold. But eventually, humanity would like to put an outpost on the planet. That will require warming things up a bit, but how?Read more......
00:51, 2019-07-16

Scientists develop way to turn wastewater into affordable, renewable energy Stanford University scientists have tested a prototype of a battery that could tap into the mix of salty seawater and freshwater -- known as "blue energy" -- at wastewater treatments plants....
00:00, 2019-08-01

Atlantic tropical disturbance may develop as it approaches Leeward Islands A disturbance over the central Atlantic is the only feature that has a chance of development in the next week, but that system is forecast to approach the Leeward Islands....
19:34, 2019-08-02

Microsoft invests $1 billion in OpenAI to develop AI technologies on Azure OpenAI and Microsoft will partner to develop AI technologies on the latter's Azure platform, and to commercialize some of those technologies over time.Read More...
17:51, 2019-07-22

U.S. Senate moves forward on plan to develop EV supply chain The pending legislation would require a tally of metal reserves in the United States and seek to streamline permitting for the EV sector, an area where China already leads by a wide margin....
14:32, 2019-05-21

World races to develop African swine fever vaccine Governments, universities and private businesses around the world are racing to develop a vaccine for African swine fever before the disease spreads around the globe....
16:17, 2019-07-12

Why do some people develop the lost camera films of total strangers? A growing band of hobbyists are buying rolls of undeveloped film, getting them developed and looking at strangers’ lives from many years ago. Amelia Tait tries her luckThe woman in the photographs had an eventful year. Which year, exactly, is unclear – judging by the number plate on her car and her ...
17:51, 2019-07-21

Police need intercept tools as mobile networks develop: Europol European law enforcement agencies set to lose the ability to tap criminals' mobile devices with the launch of 5G technology must be brought into discussions earlier when communications networks are modernised, the new head of Europol told Reuters....
17:34, 2019-07-18

European Commission urged to develop regulations for Hyperloop projects Hyperloop Transportation Technologies presented European officials with a framework to jump-start creation of deployment rules for the mobility system.Read More...
19:00, 2019-05-23

Robot, heal thyself: scientists develop self-repairing machines EU project creates robotic hands that can sense and fix damage without human interventionFrom picking fruit to carrying out minor surgery, soft robotic hands made from jelly-like plastic are thought by scientists to be the future solution to many human needs.But being gentle and soft enough to avoid...
17:51, 2019-08-07

Asia's billionaires develop taste for boutique wealth managers Growing demand by Asia's rich for independent advisory services and access to a wide variety of investment products is spurring the surge of boutique wealth managers more associated with the established wealth hubs of Switzerland and London....
11:01, 2019-05-27

Russia to develop previously banned missiles, Vladimir Putin says The Russian president has expressed a "certain alarm" over the US deployment of intermediate-range conventional missiles in Asia. He said Moscow would now develop arms previously banned under the now-defunct INF Treaty....
18:34, 2019-09-05

Marvel's Kevin Feige to develop 'Star Wars' movie Marvel's Kevin Feige will be lending his producing talents to a project set in a galaxy far, far away, according to a report from The Hollywood Reporter....
06:00, 2019-09-26

Physicists race to develop room-temperature quantum chips A team of physicists from Stevens Institute of Technology recently unveiled the world’s most complex and accurate method for coaxing individual particles of light into interacting with one another. While bullying photons might not sound like a breakthrough, the team’s research is blazing a trail tow...
06:17, 2019-09-20

Toyota, Subaru team up to develop electric SUV in battle against costs Toyota Motor Corp and Subaru Corp on Thursday said they plan to jointly develop a battery-electric sport-utility vehicle (SUV) on a platform produced together as they seek to split the cost of producing the lower-emissions car....
08:51, 2019-06-06

China's Huawei signs deal to develop 5G network in Russia Huawei welcomes agreement in area ‘of strategic importance’ after meeting between Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin Huawei, the Chinese technology company considered a security threat by the US, has signed a deal with Russian telecoms company MTS to develop a 5G network in the country over the next year...
11:34, 2019-06-06

Colgate's new recyclable toothpaste tube is nearly ready. It took 5 years to develop Toothpaste tubes currently on the market are impossible to recycle because the mix of plastics and aluminum contained in them. Soon, you may be able to toss your used-up toothpaste tube in the blue bin....
04:17, 2019-06-20

Toyota, Subaru to develop battery electric vehicle platform Toyota said the companies will apply Subaru's all-wheel-drive technologies and Toyota's vehicle electrification technologies to the new battery-electric-vehicle....
13:51, 2019-06-06

Toyota to develop hydrogen fuel cars with Chinese partners FAW, GAC Toyota Motor plans to launch hydrogen fuel-cell car models with its China partners Guangzhou Automobile Group (GAC) and FAW Group [SASACJ.UL], as the Japanese automaker tries to boost its presence in the world's biggest auto market....
19:51, 2019-09-26

Startup Aurora Partners With FCA to Develop Autonomous Commercial Vehicles Earlier this year, Aurora Innovation, a self-driving startup, raised over half a billion dollars from investors. It looks like the company is still doing okay, as Aurora announced yesterday that they’ll be partnering with Fiat Chrysler to start developing autonomous platforms for their commercial v...
21:17, 2019-06-10

Marshall Islands in Pacific Ocean to develop own cryptocurrency: report A small island nation in the Pacific Ocean with a population of 75,000 is moving forward with developing its own cryptocurrency, according to a Thursday report....
21:51, 2019-09-12

UK to develop 'world-leading' safety standard for autonomous cars Government hopes new standards, revealed at the opening of a new self-driving test site, will be adopted worldwide The UK Government is developing a new safety standard for self-driving vehicles on British roads, as part of a push to make the country a world leader in autonomous technology. The ne...
23:17, 2019-09-04

BMW, Jaguar Land Rover will jointly develop electric car components BMW and Jaguar Land Rover will jointly develop electric motors, transmissions and power electronics in a move they say will save costs and shorten development time....
12:34, 2019-06-05

AB Volvo to partner with Nvidia to develop AI platform for driverless trucks Sweden's AB Volvo is joining forces with U.S. chipmaker Nvidia to develop artificial intelligence used in self-driving trucks, the companies said on Tuesday....
11:51, 2019-06-18

Putin threatens to develop nuclear missiles if United States does Russia has threatened to develop short- and intermediate-range land-launched nuclear missiles if it gets word that the United States starts building such weapons, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday at a Security Council meeting....
04:51, 2019-08-07

Scientists develop 'artificial tongue' to detect fake whiskies The technology can also be used to identify poisons as well as to monitor riversBeing palmed off with a young whisky when expecting an 18-year-old single malt can be a glass-half-empty moment. But now scientists have developed an “artificial tongue” that might make such skulduggery a thing of the pa...
09:17, 2019-08-06

Adicet Bio raises $80 million to develop cancer cell therapies Adicet Bio Inc, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of cancer therapies using gamma delta T cells, said on Wednesday it raised $80 million in private funding. "This financing will permit Adicet to continue to develop our proprietary technology, to enter the clinic in non-Hodgkin’s...
07:34, 2019-10-03

Volvo Cars Partners With POC To Develop Safer Helmets For Cyclists Volvo Cars are one of the pioneers in the development of safer modern cars and the Swedish carmaker is now coming up with something innovative to take the safety quotient one step ahead. It is......
20:51, 2019-06-03

Rouhani says Iran to develop centrifuges for faster uranium enrichment Iran will from Friday begin developing centrifuges to speed up the enrichment of uranium, as the next step in scaling back its nuclear commitments, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday....
21:51, 2019-09-04

BMW and Jaguar Land Rover to jointly develop electric car parts BMW and Jaguar Land Rover on Wednesday said they will jointly develop electric motors, transmissions and power electronics, unveiling yet another industry alliance designed to lower the costs of developing electric cars....
12:34, 2019-06-05

Court rejects bid to suspend part of Canadian province's religious symbols ban A court in the Canadian province of Quebec on Thursday rejected a bid to suspend parts of a new provincial law that bans public sector employees from wearing religious symbols to work....
22:17, 2019-07-18

Christian students sue Chicago after city blocked them from handing out religious pamphlets The Millennium Park supervisors informed the group members that they were "'soliciting' the public to subscribe to their beliefs and therefore in violation of a Chicago ordinance."...
21:51, 2019-09-20

Trump prioritizes religious freedom talks over climate action at UN summit Trump said it was an “urgent moral duty” for world leaders to stop crimes against faith, release prisoners of conscience and repeal laws restricting religious liberty....
08:17, 2019-09-24

At U.N., Trump pushes religious freedom at event that slams China over Uighurs U.S. President Donald Trump called for an end to religious persecution on Monday at a U.S. event on the sidelines of the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations that featured a woman whose Uighur father has been imprisoned in China....
21:51, 2019-09-23

On sidelines of UN climate summit, US President calls for protection of religious freedom As global leaders gathered at UN Headquarters on Monday to present their plans to combat climate change, United States President Donald Trump put the spotlight on the need to safeguard religious freedom worldwide....
21:17, 2019-09-23

Manitoba hopes to woo Quebec civil servants worried about religious symbols ban "We think that there may be people in Quebec right now who want to come to a province where we don't have clothing police, where their freedoms will be respected and their rights will be respected," said the Manitoba premier....
02:51, 2019-07-19

US declares China's religious persecution 'the stain of the century' as Beijing fumes President Trump’s administration hammered China over the repression of Uighur Muslims and other religious minorities for the second day in a row, at a forum that has Beijing’s communist rulers fuming....
08:00, 2019-07-19

India's top court to hear Ayodhya religious dispute on daily basis India's top court will hear arguments every day in an effort to resolve a decades-old dispute over what should be built on the ruins of a 16th-century mosque, Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said on Friday....
16:51, 2019-08-02

Israel Folau's cousin dismissed by Catholic school over religious beliefs Josiah Folau reportedly called the school ‘a synagogue of Satan’ and labelled the Catholic mass ‘a paganistic ritual’The cousin of the sacked rugby star Israel Folau has reportedly been let go from his job at a Sydney Catholic school after calling the church a “synagogue of Satan”.Twenty-year-old Jo...
10:17, 2019-08-02

New Labor Dept. rule would exempt 'religious' contractors from bias claims The U.S. Department of Labor proposed a new rule Wednesday that would allow federal contractors that "exercise religion" to exempt themselves from accusations of bias in their hiring practices....
00:51, 2019-08-15

'It should be treated just like every other civil right': Top Trump health official looks to enshrine religious liberty The Trump administration official who enforces civil rights protections in healthcare sees his work on religious liberty as his biggest legacy for the Department of Health and Human Services....
21:17, 2019-09-26

Canadian groups appeal decision not to stay Quebec ban on religious symbols Two Canadian civil liberties groups said on Tuesday they filed an appeal in a Montreal court to a Quebec judge's decision not to stay a provincial ban on the wearing of religious symbols by public employees....
02:34, 2019-07-24

Gothic Platformer Offers Brutal Combat With A Side Of Religious Trauma Blasphemous, the indie platformer that Spanish studio The Game Kitchen crowd-funded two years ago, is now available on every major gaming platform. While I wasn’t one of the Kickstarter backers, I have been looking forward to this release for some time, both as a fan of difficult Souls-like games an...
11:34, 2019-09-11

Trump Pushes Religious Freedom At UN Event That Slams China Over Uighurs US President Donald Trump called for an end to religious persecution on Monday at a US event on the sidelines of the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations that featured a woman whose......
02:34, 2019-09-24

At U.N., Trump pushes religious freedom at event slamming China over Uighurs U.S. President Donald Trump called for an end to religious persecution on Monday at a U.S. event on the sidelines of the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations featuring a woman whose Uighur father has been imprisoned in China....
11:51, 2019-09-24

Scheer and Trudeau agree: Feds should not intervene in Quebec’s religious symbols ban Quebec's Bill 21 was a hot topic on Day 1 of the federal election campaign, with Scheer and Trudeau agreeing the federal government should not intervene....
10:00, 2019-09-12

Quebec bans some public servants from wearing religious clothing, symbols The government of the Canadian province of Quebec passed legislation banning certain public employees, including teachers and judges, from wearing any religious symbolism....
05:17, 2019-06-18

| Facing measles outbreaks, New York bans religious vaccination exemptions Confronted with both serious measles outbreaks and a growing anti-vaccine movement, New York lawmakers voted Thursday to ban religious exemptions that would allow parents to circumvent school-mandated vaccination....
11:00, 2019-06-15

Saudi Arabia De-Fangs Religious Police But Plans To Enforce "Decency" Saudi Arabia has rendered toothless the once-feared religious police amid a liberalisation drive, but a planned "public decency" law is stoking controversy with some fearing a revival of morality......
12:00, 2019-06-19

Anti-vaxxers lose minds after religious exemption bill gets pushed through “And these are the religious people?!” Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz got cursed out on Thursday — and flat-out threatened at one point — by opponents of his non-medical exemption vaccine bill after it got passed and sent to the Senate floor. “We’ll be back for you Jeffrey!R...
00:34, 2019-06-14

Quebec’s Bill 21 on religious symbols leads to fears of surveillance, monitoring Bill 21, a controversial legislation that makes it illegal for public sector employees to work while wearing religious symbols, was passed Sunday night....
20:00, 2019-06-19

How religious celebs like Kanye West inspired Sunday ‘church’ fashion When Robelsie Collado orders her weekly shipment of designer outfits from Rent the Runway — a $159-a-month subscription service that’s like a library for fashion — she makes sure to set aside a special ensemble for church. “I grew up watching my mom wear her nicest things on Sunday,” the 25-year-old...
14:32, 2019-05-21

Shanghai Sacred: inside China's religious revival – photo essay Photographer and anthropologist Liz Hingley uncovers the spiritual landscape of China’s largest city, revealing the spaces and rituals of this cosmopolitan megalopolis that is home to 26 million people – and to religious groups from Buddhism to Islam, Christianity to Baha’ism, Hinduism to TaoismShan...
11:34, 2019-06-20

Pols push to end religious exemptions for vaccinations amid measles outbreak A group of pols pushing legislation that would end non-medical exemptions for vaccines statewide put faces on their fight Tuesday – rolling out kids with severely compromised immune systems who are literally scared to death to go to school because of the ongoing measles epidemic. “We stand here toge...
02:17, 2019-05-29

A third of Canadians in favour of banning officials from wearing religious symbols: poll A majority of Quebecers canvassed in the survey agreed that federal, provincial and local politicians shouldn't be allowed to wear hijabs, crucifixes or turbans on the job....
00:34, 2019-05-26

Government Announces Rs 6,268 Crore Subsidy For Sugar Export The government on Wednesday announced a Rs 6,268 crore subsidy for export of 6 million tonnes of sugar during the next marketing year starting October to offload surplus domestic stock and help mills......
20:00, 2019-08-28

Income Tax Department Asked To Add 1.30 Crore New Filers This Fiscal The income tax department has been tasked to add 1.30 crore new return filers in the current financial year as part of the government's plan to widen the tax base in the country....
09:51, 2019-07-07

"40-50 Crore Bribe To Lure Lawmakers," HD Kumaraswamy Blasts BJP As the Karnataka political crisis deepens, Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy has today launched stinging allegations against the BJP of bribing Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) lawmakers to "bring down......
15:34, 2019-07-19

Over 6 Crore Provident Fund Subscribers To Get 8.65% Interest For 2018-19 The Central Board of Trustees -- the apex decision-making body of the Employees'' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) -- had approved 8.65 per cent interest rate for the last fiscal in February this......
16:51, 2019-09-17

Army Spent Rs 1.24 Crore On Its Dog Squad In 2018-19: Centre The Army incurred Rs 1.24 crore on its dog squad for training, food and expenses such as medicines during 2018-19, Minister of State in the Defence Ministry Shripad Naik said on Wednesday....
21:34, 2019-07-03

Air India Owes Rs 4,500 Crore To Fuel Retailers, Say Officials IOC, BPCL and HPCL more than a week back jointly wrote to Air India seeking expeditious clearance of the dues, failing which they will be constrained to take action....
15:51, 2019-08-23

SBI Now Pays These Interest Rates On Fixed Deposits Up To Rs 2 Crore State Bank of India (SBI) interest rates: The country's largest bank currently pays interest at the rates of 4.50-6.50 per cent on fixed deposits up to Rs 2 crore to the public, and 5-7 per cent to......
15:00, 2019-09-19

Government Aims To Build 1.95 Crore Houses Under PM's Scheme Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday said the government will build 1.95 crore houses under the Pradhan Mantari Awas Yojna (PMAY) - Gramin over the next two years....
14:34, 2019-07-05

Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Files For Rs 1,200-Crore IPO Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Limited has proposed an initial public offer (IPO) worth Rs 1,200 crore, its promoter Ujjivan Financial Services Limited said on Friday. Ujjivan Small Finance Bank's public......
22:00, 2019-08-19

BS Yediyurappa Approves Rs 480-Crore Aerospace Manufacturing Unit Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has given approval to US-based Goodrich Aerospace Service Pvt Ltd to set up a manufacturing unit with an investment of Rs 480 crore, state industries department......
21:17, 2019-08-03

Government's 70,000-Crore Stimulus No "Game Changer", Say Some Economists On Saturday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the tax refund program for exporters from January 1 will cost the government Rs 50,000 crore ($7 billion) in revenue annually....
07:17, 2019-09-16

Government To Provide Rs 10,000 Crore To Boost Affordable Housing Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the government would also relax external commercial borrowing guidelines for projects in the country's affordable housing scheme....
13:34, 2019-09-14

Currency In Circulation Jumps 17% To Over Rs 21 Lakh Crore In FY19: RBI The demand for the Rs 500 bill has soared the highest and now accounts for over 51 per cent of the value of currency in circulation, said the report....
17:00, 2019-08-30

Hindalco Profit Falls 28% To Rs 1,063 Crore In June Quarter The company said its earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) fell 13.04 per cent to Rs 3,769 crore in the quarter ended June 30, 2019....
07:17, 2019-08-10

RBI To Make Rs 1.76 Lakh Crore Payout To Government: 10 Things To Know The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday approved a payout of Rs 1.76 lakh crore to the government from its surplus and reserves, after an expert committee chaired by former Governor Bimal Jalan made......
00:00, 2019-08-28

Bad Loans May Come Down To Rs 9.1 Lakh Crore By March 2020: Study There is significant potential opportunity for stressed-assets investors, given around Rs 9.4 lakh crore NPAs in the banking system as on March 31, 2019, the study said....
16:51, 2019-09-03

Tribal Affairs Ministry Gets Rs 800 Crore Hike In Budget The budgetary allocation for the Tribal Affairs Ministry for 2019-20 has been hiked by around 15 per cent, with the central government focusing on critical infrastructure projects for the welfare of......
18:51, 2019-07-05

Delhi BJP Alleges Rs 2,000 Crore Scam, AAP Hits Back BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Monday claimed that there is a "scam" of Rs 2,000 crore in the construction of classrooms for Delhi government schools, an allegation rejected by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind......
23:00, 2019-07-01

300 Quintals Of Waste Cleaned After Rs 200-Crore Weddings In Uttarakhand A huge pile of garbage that was left behind at a pristine hill station in Uttarakhand after a grand wedding ceremony of two sons of South Africa-based businessmen has been cleaned, Municipal......
04:17, 2019-07-01

Rs 3,800 Crore Spent On Publicity Of Government Schemes In Last 3 Years The central government has spent over Rs 3,800 crore on the publicity of government schemes in the last three years, the Lok Sabha was informed on Friday....
19:17, 2019-06-28

BS Yediyurappa Asks Centre To Immediately Release Rs 1,000 Crore Hundreds have been killed in different parts of the country and lakhs have been displaced after monsoon rains battered several states. Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala are among the worst-hit states....
09:34, 2019-08-13

First Chargesheet Filed In IL&FS Case, Rs 570 Crore Assets Attached The Enforcement Directorate has filed its first charge sheet in the IL&FS alleged illegal payment default crisis case even as it has attached assets worth about Rs 570 crore, officials said today....
16:34, 2019-08-17

Defence Budget Remains Unchanged At Rs 3.18 Lakh Crore The defence budget remained unchanged at Rs 3.18 lakh crore, the amount set aside in the interim budget in February, notwithstanding expectations of steep hike in resources to modernise the armed......
17:17, 2019-07-05

Families Of Soldiers Killed In Pulwama Given Rs 1 Crore In Aid: Centre Families of the 40 CRPF soldiers killed in the Pulwama terror attack have been provided with compensation and monetary benefits amounting to nearly Rs 1 crore, Union Minister Nityanand Rai said in......
15:51, 2019-07-17

With Rs 680 Crore, Industrialist Jayadev Galla Among Richest Candidates Jayadev Galla, a Telugu Desam Party (TDP) lawmaker in Andhra Pradesh, has declared assets worth over Rs 680 crore, which makes him one of the richest candidates in the national election....
17:00, 2019-05-21

Air India Lost Rs 560 Crore In 140 Days After Pak Closed Airspace Private carriers IndiGo, SpiceJet and GoAir lost Rs 25.1 crore, Rs 30.73 crore and Rs 2.1 crore respectively, bringing the total loss to Indian airlines to more than Rs 620 crore in less than five......
17:00, 2019-07-16

Two Afghans Among 5 Arrested In Delhi With Heroin Worth Rs 600 Crore Five persons, including two Afghan nationals, were arrested and heroin worth about Rs 600 crore in the international market was seized from them, police said Friday....
22:17, 2019-07-19

Suspended MD Of PMC Bank Arrested In Alleged Rs 6,500 Crore Fraud Joy Thomas, the suspended managing director of crisis-hit Punjab and Maharashtra (PMC) Bank, has been arrested in an alleged Rs 6,500 crore fraud case, sources in the Economic Offence Wing in Mumbai......
17:34, 2019-10-04

Defence Products' Exports To Exceed Rs 35,000 Crore Target With the growing trend of shipments in recent years, exports of defence products will exceed the Rs 35,000 crore target by 2024-25, an official said....
11:17, 2019-07-14

Unprecedented Rs 71,500-Crore Bank Frauds Reported In 2018-19: RBI In the last 11 fiscal years, a total of 53,334 cases of fraud were reported by banks involving a massive amount of Rs 2.05 lakh crore, according to data from the central bank. A total of 4,534 and......
14:00, 2019-06-03

Auditor (CAG) Flags Irregularities Worth Rs. 24,805 Crore In UP Government The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has detected several lapses resulting in losses worth Rs. 24,805 crores in the UP Excise Department during the 2008-18 period....
11:17, 2019-07-21

TVS Motor Company Q1 Net Profit Slips 3 Per Cent At Rs. 142 Crore TVS Motor Company's revenue grows by 7 per cent at Rs. 4,469 crore in the first quarter of 2018-19, with total two-wheeler sales crossing 8.84 lakh in domestic and international markets....
08:51, 2019-07-23

Pak Allots Rs 100 Crore For Kartarpur Corridor, Says Project On Track The Pakistan government has earmarked Rs 100 crore in its federal budget to develop the much-awaited Kartarpur corridor connecting the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur district with the Gurdwara......
19:00, 2019-06-11

Japan To Invest Rs 13,000 Crore In Infrastructure Projects In Northeast Japan has decided to invest Rs 13,000 crore (205.784 billion Yen) in several ongoing and new projects in the Northeast, an official statement said on Friday....
04:51, 2019-06-15

166 Dead In Assam, Bihar Floods, Around 1.11 Crore Affected Floods continued to wreak havoc in Bihar and Assam, with around 1.11 crore people impactedin the two eastern states where the number of dead reached 166 on Sunday....
09:34, 2019-07-22

RBI Imposes Rs 2 Crore Fine On Kotak Mahindra Bank The RBI said it decided to impose a penalty after reviewing the bank's reply to a notice seeking an explanation about why it had not complied with regulatory norms....
15:17, 2019-06-08

Assets Worth Rs 209 Crore Attached In IMA Ponzi Scam The Enforcement Directorate on Friday attached assets worth Rs 209 crore in its money laundering probe into a ponzi scam involving Karnataka's IMA group, in which thousands of depositors have......
14:51, 2019-06-28

Rs 20,000 Crore Allocated For 'Namami Gange' In Last 5 Years: Centre The government on Wednesday asserted in Rajya Sabha that it is committed to cleaning the river Ganga and has earmarked Rs 20,000 crore for the ''Namami Gange'' programme in the last five years....
20:34, 2019-07-31

Devendra Fadnavis Declares Assets Worth Rs 3.74 Crore While filing his nomination papers, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday declared the value of his property to be Rs 3.78 crores as compared to Rs 1.81 crores in 2014....
11:34, 2019-10-05

Khamenei tells Iran's Guards to develop more advanced, modern weapons Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards on Sunday to develop more advanced and modern weapons, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported....
13:17, 2019-10-13

China's spending ability has the Pentagon eager to develop hypersonics as the US tries to catch up The United States does not have a defense against hypersonic weapons, which can travel at least five times the speed of sound, or a little more than a mile per second....
07:34, 2019-08-21

Keysight joins 6G Flagship group to develop 2030’s cellular standard A leading technology pioneer is joining Finland's initiative to kickstart 6G development, bringing test and measurement hardware to the international group.Read More...
00:00, 2019-08-20

Singapore researchers develop way to simplify lithium-sulfur battery production Pipped as a potential replacement for lithium-ion battery, lithium sulfur is touted to store up to 10 times more energy and Singapore's NanoBio Lab scientists say they have come up with a "simplified technique" to develop the component from inexpensive commercially available materials....
18:17, 2019-10-11

Australia's Clean TeQ ends agreement with MCC to develop battery metals project Australian mine developer Clean TeQ Holdings Ltd said on Friday it terminated an agreement with Metallurgical Corporation of China to develop its Sunrise Battery Materials Complex, further delaying the project....
16:17, 2019-10-11

Khamenei tells Iran's Guards to develop advanced, modern weapons Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards on Sunday to develop more advanced and modern weapons, amid increasingly tense disputes with the United States and Gulf Arab states....
17:17, 2019-10-13

Google rolls out $1 billion plan to develop housing in the San Francisco Bay Area Google has rolled out a $1 billion plan to develop housing in the San Francisco Bay Area, a part of the U .S. lacking affordable housing.       ...
05:51, 2019-06-19

iPhone 11 will reportedly ditch a marquee feature that took Apple 5 years to develop Another day, another potential iPhone 11 leak. We already know so much about Apple’s upcoming next-generation iPhone models. The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Max, and iPhone 11R (or whatever Apple ends up calling it) are basically shaping up to be “S” upgrades to last year’s “S...
20:51, 2019-05-28

Marvel mastermind Kevin Feige to develop new Star Wars film Hoping to emulate the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Disney have asked the Marvel president to collaborate with producer Kathleen KennedyMarvel Studios president Kevin Feige – generally acknowledged as the driving force behind the enormously successful series of blockbusters the studio has released – is...
13:51, 2019-09-26

Kim, Xi reach consensus, to develop relations no matter the international situation: KCNA North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and China's President Xi Jinping reached a consensus on "important issues," and agreed on Friday they will carry forward friendly relations "whatever the international situation," North Korean state media KCNA said on Saturday....
02:17, 2019-06-22

Europe says SpaceX “dominating” launch, vows to develop Falcon 9-like rocket The first concept proposed by RETALT is a Falcon 9 clone. [credit: RETALT ] This month, the European Commission revealed a new three-year project to develop technologies needed for two propo...
18:51, 2019-06-27

Jaguar Land Rover and BMW join forces to develop electrified vehicles The Jaguar I-Pace Two firms will co-develop electric drive units in a bid to lower the cost of developing EVs Jaguar Land Rover and BMW have announced they will collaborate on the development of next-generation technology for electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. The two firms will jointly develop...
21:51, 2019-06-05

Iran cannot be allowed to develop nuclear weapons: Israeli Foreign Minister The international community must join together to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons, the Foreign Minister of Israel told the UN General Assembly on Thursday evening....
03:00, 2019-09-27

Hyundai Invests In Netradyne To Develop Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Netradyne uses artificial intelligence vision-based dashcam devices to monitor safety performance of fleet vehicles. The system may also help crowdsource road and driving behaviour metadata....
12:34, 2019-10-07

Tech war with the US is spurring Chinese firms to develop their own chips, says venture capitalist The U.S.-China trade war and the threat that Chinese firms could be cut off from using American technology is boosting China's push for its own semiconductor industry....
07:34, 2019-07-02

Human Fetuses Develop Lizard-Like Body Parts That Disappear Before Birth New research this week seems to show that human fetuses develop several muscles in their legs and arms that disappear by the time they’re born. And some of these muscles were last seen in our adult ancestors over 250 million years ago.Read more......
07:00, 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-Truckmaker Volvo to partner with Nvidia to develop AI for driverless vehicles Sweden's AB Volvo is joining forces with U.S. chipmaker Nvidia to develop artificial intelligence used in self-driving trucks, the companies said on Tuesday....
11:51, 2019-06-18

Scientists develop better, cheaper way to make pattern metals for solar cells Chemists at the University of Warwick have developed a better way to make patterned metals. The material innovation could make solar panels cheaper and more sustainable....
19:34, 2019-08-14

Fed to develop real-time payments system for launch in 2023 or 2024 The U.S. Federal Reserve announced on Monday it planned to develop its own round-the-clock real-time payments and settlement service, with an expected launch in 2023 or 2024....
20:34, 2019-08-05

LA push to develop Skid Row prompts new clashes in California's homeless crisis As development in Downtown Los Angeles steams forward, officials are eyeing Skid Row as possibly the next “up-and-coming” neighborhood – a move causing tensions with advocates and community outreach workers who wonder what this means for the thousands of homeless and itinerant people who currently c...
14:34, 2019-07-14

Scottish scientists develop ‘artificial tongue’ to detect fake whiskies Counterfeit whiskey crooks don’t stand a lick of a chance! Scottish scientists are putting a new twist on artificial intelligence with an “artificial tongue” used to detect fake batches of booze, according to a report Tuesday. The groundbreaking device — which can be used to sniff out co...
07:51, 2019-08-07

Trump’s Latest Proposal Would Allow Religious Contractors to Discriminate Against Everyone Who Isn’t a White Cisgender Christian In the continued push to become a theocracy in which all praises are due to the most high Vice President Mike Pence’s god, Trump’s administration proposed a new rule Wednesday that would allow businesses receiving federal funding through contracts to discriminate against workers based on race, ethni...
03:00, 2019-08-15

White House plans caps for religious refugees, Iraqis, Central Americans The White House on Thursday proposed a new refugee policy that would allow 5,000 people fleeing religious persecution, 4,000 Iraqis, and 1,500 Guatemalans, Hondurans and Salvadorans to move to the United States during the 2020 fiscal year....
02:00, 2019-09-27

Pelosi urges religious leaders to oppose Trump's expected immigration raids U.S. House of Representatives' Speaker Nancy Pelosi urged religious leaders on Saturday to pressure President Donald Trump to stop immigration raids by his administration expected to target families in up to 10 U.S. cities on Sunday....
20:17, 2019-06-22

Rami Malek agreed to play Bond villain only if character had no religious motives "Bond 25" is currently in production, and the man set to play the iconic British agent's foe is opening up. Rami Malek, who was cast as the villain in the upcoming untitled James Bond film back in April, told the Daily Mirror about his newest character, admitting he would only accept the "terrorist"...
22:00, 2019-07-03

Justin Bieber teases new ‘wedding music’ after religious nuptials with Hailey Baldwin Pop superstar Justin Bieber wasted no time getting back into the mix after exchanging nuptials for a second time with wife and model Hailey Baldwin, 22....
07:34, 2019-10-03

Canada’s political leaders agree Quebec’s religious symbols ban is discriminatory. They’ve also agreed not to do anything about it. The Bill 21 prohibition on public employees wearing hijabs, turbans and yarmulkes has drawn international condemnation, but it has broad support in the battleground province....
11:00, 2019-10-04

Prominent anti-vaxxers lose New York court case over religious exemptions Enlarge / Anti-vaccine advocate Robert F. Kennedy Jr. during a public hearing on vaccine related bills in 2015. (credit: Getty | Portland Press Herald) A New York State Supreme Court Justice on Friday rejected a request by 55 anti-vaccine families to block a recently passed state law eliminating ...
02:34, 2019-07-13

Airports are unlikely to follow Orlando's lead in banning religious services at interfaith chapels Chapels and interfaith prayer spaces, many with full or part-time chaplains, are among the amenities offered by more than three dozen airports around the country....
17:34, 2019-06-02

Trump slams world leaders for religious freedom hypocrisy, commits $25M to the cause at UN summit President Trump, speaking Monday at a United Nations event on religious freedom, called out world leaders for espousing diversity and inclusion while “shunning or silencing” people of faith. ...
21:51, 2019-09-23

Trump meets Chinese Uighur, other religious persecution victims at White House U.S. President Donald Trump, who has made religious freedom a centerpiece of his foreign policy, met on Wednesday with victims of religious persecution from countries like China, Turkey, North Korea, Iran and Myanmar....
02:01, 2019-07-18

Teachers removing religious symbols proves Bill 21 is a ‘good law’: education minister Quebec's education minister says the fact that at least three teachers have agreed to remove their religious symbols at work is proof that his religious neutrality law is "a good law."...
02:34, 2019-09-19

Axis Bank Raises Rs 12,500 Crore Via Qualified Institutions Placement The QIP issuance was done at a price of Rs 629 per equity share at a tight discount of 1.44 per cent over the closing price of the issue opening date of September 19, 2019....
18:17, 2019-09-26

Haryana, Odisha Collect Rs 1.4 Crore In 5 Days Under New Traffic Laws Regional transport offices across Haryana and Odisha have collected more than Rs 1.4 crore in fines and penalties since the revised Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2019 came into effect on Sunday,......
11:51, 2019-09-06

Top Court Rejects Release Of Rs 10 Crore Deposited By Karti Chidambaram The Supreme Court today refused to release for three more months the Rs 10 crore deposited by Karti Chidambaram with the top court's registry for travelling abroad....
11:51, 2019-09-06

Court Orders Nirav Modi, Aides To Pay Over Rs 7,200 Crore, With Interest The Debt Recovery Tribunal in Pune on Saturday directed fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, who is currently lodged in a London prison, and his aides to pay more than Rs 7,200 crore with interest to......
15:51, 2019-07-06

Zomato Layoffs Erase Rs 2,600 Crore From India's Info Edge Info Edge shares, which rose 1% on September 9, have since fallen 10% as investors saw the layoffs as a sign the slowdown in consumption is spreading....
19:17, 2019-09-12

Opposition Leaders Link Maharashtra Minister To 340 Crore Scam Opposition leaders on Thursday staged a protest, accusing Maharashtra Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil of involvement in a "Rs 342 crore scam" pertaining to two land deals in Pune district....
23:00, 2019-06-27

Railway Official Charged For Alleged Fraud Worth Over Rs 2 Crore The CBI has filed a case against a railway official and three companies in Telangana's Secunderabad for allegedly siphoning off Rs 2.20 crore from railways accounts to fake firms using fraudulent......
12:51, 2019-06-04

Tejashwi Yadav Seeks Rs 10,000-Crore Help From Centre For Flood-Hit Bihar Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led central government to declare Bihar floods as a national calamity and sought a financial assistance of Rs......
16:51, 2019-07-20

Over Rs 5800 Crore Sanctioned For Cleaning 34 Polluted Rivers: Government Over Rs 5,800 crore has been sanctioned for pollution abatement at 34 river stretches in 16 states across the country, excluding River Ganga, the Environment Ministry has said....
12:00, 2019-07-21

TCS Kicks Off Earnings Season With Rs 8,131 Crore Profit In June Quarter TCS Share Price: Tata Consultancy Services' (TCS) net profit rose 0.06 per cent to Rs 8,131 crore compared with net profit of Rs 8,126 crore during the previous quarter....
15:51, 2019-07-09

"Deposit 18,000 Crore For Travel Abroad": Court To Jet's Naresh Goyal If Naresh Goyal, founder of the cash-strapped Jet Airways, wants to go abroad, he should first deposit as guarantee Rs 18,000 crore his company owes to lenders, the Delhi High Court observed Tuesday......
17:51, 2019-07-09

Government Aims To Raise Rs 15,000 Crore By Stake Sales: Report Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman set an ambitious target of Rs 1.05 lakh crore ($15.33 billion) from the sale of stakes in state-run companies, compared with Rs 85,000 crore the previous year, in......
19:00, 2019-07-08

Bridgestone To Invest Over Rs. 350 Crore In India To Expand Indore Plant With this expansion, the capacity of the Indore plant will go up to over 20,000 tyres a day by 2020.This expansion will enable Bridgestone India to meet the increased demand for its products....
08:17, 2019-07-10

Rajasthan Budget: Rs 1,000 Crore Farmers' Welfare Fund Announced Rajasthan Budget: From farming, irrigation, renewable energy and health sectors, the budget presented by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot came with many offerings for the people of the state....
15:17, 2019-07-10

Odisha Railway Sector Allocated Rs 5993 Crore, Highest Ever The Union budget 2019-20 has allocated Rs 5993 crore for the railway sector of Odisha, registering an increase of Rs 741 crore from the last year's outlay, a railway official said on Wednesday....
03:17, 2019-07-11

Infosys Beats Estimates In June Quarter With Rs 3,802 Crore Profit Infosys, the country's second largest software services company, on Friday reported a net profit of Rs 3,802 crore for the quarter ended June 30. That marked a decline of 6.76 per cent compared to the......
16:34, 2019-07-12

In Corporate Tax Rate Cut, A 1.4 Lakh Crore Boost To Promote Growth India cut tax on local businesses to one of the lowest rates in Asia, while providing a more than $20 billion boost to revive economic growth from a six-year low....
12:00, 2019-09-20

Heroin Worth Rs 25 Crore Recovered Near International Border In Jammu The Border Security Force (BSF) Thursday recovered five kilograms of heroin worth Rs 25 crore near the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir, foiling an attempt by the drug traffickers to......
01:00, 2019-06-21

Saving Deposits Of Banks Rose To Rs 39.72 Lakh Crore In 2018-19: RBI The aggregate saving deposits of public and private sector banks (PSBs) stood at Rs 39.72 lakh crore as on March 31, 2019, according to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data published in Handbook of......
17:17, 2019-09-16

Naveen Patnaik Meets PM Modi, Seeks Rs 5,000 Crore Aid After Cyclone Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sought special category status for the state and central assistance of Rs5,000 crore following extensive damage caused......
14:34, 2019-06-11

Rs 10,000-Crore Push For Affordable Housing Projects: Nirmala Sitharaman Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced a special window of Rs 10,000 crore to boost affordable and middle-income housing. The move was announced as part of a third instalment of......
18:34, 2019-09-14

Shocking Letter Offers "1 Crore" For "Capture" Of Mamata Banerjee The full text of the letter describes Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as a "demon" and a "jihadi" and offers the Rs 1 crore reward to anybody who has knowledge or information of the Chief......
04:00, 2019-06-10

Reliance Capital Redeems Commercial Paper Worth Rs 875 Crore The company also said that credit rating agency ICRA has revised the ratings on its short-term debt programme of Rs 950 crore to A4 on April 26, 2019....
16:51, 2019-06-21

Centre To Earn Rs 25,000 Crore From Customs, Excise Duties Hike The government will earn a net Rs 25,000 crore from the increase in customs and excise duty on a host of products, including cigarettes, while the surcharge on super-rich would help garner additional......
20:51, 2019-07-05

Haryana Chief Minister Announces Rs 4,750 Crore Package For Farmers Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar this morning announced a package worth Rs 4,750 crores for farmers at a press conference in Bhiwani district of the state....
11:17, 2019-09-02

RBL Bank Reports 41% Jump In Profit To Rs 267 Crore In June Quarter RBL Bank earnings, RBL Bank share price: RBL Bank said its net interest margin (NIM) improved to 4.31% in the quarter ended June 30, from 4.04% a year ago....
15:17, 2019-07-19

RBI's Rs 1.76 Lakh Crore Payout To Help Government Manage Fiscal Deficit Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman last week announced various steps to spur growth including hastening capital infusion in state-run lenders even as she strives to meet a narrower fiscal gap goal of......
00:00, 2019-08-28

Reliance Industries Reports Net Profit Of Rs 10,104 Crore In June Quarter Reliance Industries earnings, Reliance Industries share price: Reliance Industries results: RIL shares finished 1.01 per cent lower at Rs 1,249 apiece on the BSE ahead of the earnings announcement by......
15:17, 2019-07-19

BSNL Hoping To Recover Rs 3,000-Crore From Enterprise Customers: Chairman Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is eyeing increased earnings from renting out its premises at various locations - the target for rental income has been set at about Rs 1,000 crore this year....
12:34, 2019-08-12

Haryana Finance Minister Abhimanyu Has Assets Worth Over Rs 170 Crore The assets of Haryana Finance Minister Captain Abhimanyu have more than doubled in the past five years. In his nomination papers for the Haryana assembly elections, the BJP leader disclosed that he......
19:34, 2019-10-05

Banned Party Drugs Worth Rs 400 Crore Seized In Manipur In one of the largest drug seizures in Manipur, the police have seized banned party drugs worth Rs 400 crore in the international market from Thoubal district, a senior police officer said on Sunday....
13:00, 2019-08-25

Top Court To Hear Case Against LIC For "Duping" 5 Crore Policy Holders A non-profit organization engaged in promoting financial literacy has moved the Supreme Court, alleging cheating, especially of senior citizens, by the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) through its......
01:34, 2019-07-05

Political Ad Spend Hits Rs 27.7 Crore On Facebook As Lok Sabha Polls End Led by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), political parties in India spent a total of Rs 27.73 crore on Facebook for posting political ads on the platform as the seven-phase general election......
20:34, 2019-05-21

Lamborghini Huracan Evo Spyder Launched In India, Priced At Rs. 4.1 Crore Compared to the regular coupe version, the Lamborghini Huracan Evo Spyder is 120 kg heavier, and a major chunk of that additional weight is courtesy of the roof mechanism....
23:17, 2019-10-10

Claims Worth Over Rs 1.73 Lakh Crore Settled Under IBC: Economic Survey A total of 6,079 cases involving a total amount of Rs 2.84 lakh crore were withdrawn before admission under provisions of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) till February 28...
13:17, 2019-07-04

Despite Rs 600-Crore Budget, Cattle Deaths Cast Shadow Over UP Shelters When four calves died at a state-run cattle shelter in East Uttar Pradesh's Ballia district two days ago, tehsildar Shiv Sagar Dubey was one of the first to arrive at the scene. Through a mobile phone......
21:51, 2019-07-16

Tax Officials Attach Rs 400 Crore Plot Belonging To Mayawati's Brother The Income-Tax Department has attached a "benami" plot worth Rs 400 crore in Noida belonging to BSP chief Mayawati's brother and his wife, an official order said....
09:51, 2019-07-18

Pak PM Imran Khan Has Assets Worth Over 10 Crore, Also Owns 4 Goats Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has assets worth Rs 10.8 crore, operates three foreign currency accounts and owns four goats, the election commission said on Tuesday....
21:00, 2019-07-02

Haryana Chief Minister ML Khattar Has Assets Worth Rs 1.27 Crore, No Car Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who on Tuesday filed his nomination papers for the assembly polls from Karnal, declared assets worth Rs 1.27 crore....
17:00, 2019-10-01

Cash-Strapped Jammu University Receives Rs 100 Crore Grant This is the second time the Jammu university has been granted funds under the holistic scheme of RUSA. Earlier it was granted Rs 20 crore by the Education Ministry....
14:51, 2019-06-01

Bhopal Cops Seize Rs 4.11 Crore Cash From Mumbai-Bound SUV The seizure of unaccounted cash worth Rs 4.11 crore from a Mumbai-bound car is expected to lead the Income Tax department to a major tax evasion scam by a gold and bullion trader based in Bhopal...
11:51, 2019-09-05

Union Budget: Over Rs 17,800 Crore Allocated To External Affairs Ministry Over Rs 17,800 crore has been earmarked for the Ministry of External Affairs in the 2019-20 Budget, an increase of more than Rs 2,800 crore over the previous fiscal, with a massive jump in aid......
18:51, 2019-07-05

Air India Fears Rs 22 Crore Loss After Engine Falls During Installation Flag carrier Air India has been hit by yet another incident involving its engineering unit. In the latest case, one of its CFM engines fell off while being installed on an Airbus 320 airplane, with......
23:34, 2019-10-02

Railways Gets Rs 65,837 Crore, Budget Focus On Public-Private Partnership Railways received a budgetary allocation of Rs 65,837 crore and highest ever outlay for capital expenditure amounting to Rs 1.60 lakh crore in the Budget for the year 2019-20 presented on Friday,......
20:51, 2019-07-05

After PNB, Allahabad Bank Alleges Rs 1,700 Crore Fraud By Indebted Firm Allahabad Bank on Saturday became the second state-owned bank to report a major alleged fraud by bankrupt steelmaker Bhushan Power & Steel Ltd this month, adding to concerns about a banking industry......
05:01, 2019-07-14

Google exploited homeless black people to develop the Pixel 4’s facial recognition AI The US city of Atlanta, Georgia alleged last week that contractors working on behalf of Google used confusing, aggressive tactics to exploit black people in order to obtain their likeness for facial recognition AI research. Now Google‘s responded, saying the contractors were conducting work related ...
07:34, 2019-10-09

Giants found a rookie deep threat to develop alongside Daniel Jones It was a deep ball that had been completed countless times before. Most of the others just happened to come in May or June, on a practice field in East Rutherford. But now it was happening on a Sunday in September, at Raymond James Stadium, during the third quarter of a game the Giants trailed......
04:00, 2019-09-27

Iran to develop nuclear centrifuges as US dismisses French plan to ease tension Hassan Rouhani confirmed Iran would be taking step away from 2015 deal after US envoy questioned existence of French proposalThe US state department has shrugged off a French initiative aimed at defusing tensions with Iran, and stepped up economic pressure once more, offering a reward for informatio...
23:17, 2019-09-04

Jaguar Land Rover And BMW Group Partner To Develop New Electric Vehicle Technology Jaguar Land Rover and BMW Group are joining forces to develop electrification technology to support the transition to ACES and will be developing next-generation Electric Drive Units (EDUs)....
16:34, 2019-06-05

UPDATE 2-Khamenei tells Iran's Guards to develop more advanced, modern weapons Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards on Sunday to develop more advanced and modern weapons, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, amid rising regional tensions....
13:17, 2019-10-13

Researchers develop modular bots that combine to form a single flexible machine The idea of small robots teaming up to form one giant robot is commonplace in sci-fi shows like Voltron, and researchers are seeking ways to make that a reality. Now, modular robots have just become more intelligent, thanks to a project at ModLab at......
19:51, 2019-07-23

CBOE to Develop Series of Social Media-Based Strategy Benchmark Indexes CHICAGO, IL – June 14, 2016 – Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today that it has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with Social Market Analytics (SMA) to develop a series of sentiment-based strategy benchmark indexes based on SMA’s social media metrics. ...
02:51, 2019-05-22

China's 'father of EV' urges more hydrogen infrastructure to develop fuel cell vehicles China needs to strengthen its infrastructure for the distribution of hydrogen as a fuel to accelerate development of its fuel-cell vehicle industry, a high-ranking government industrial policy advisor told a conference on Tuesday....
07:34, 2019-07-03

Pima County plans to develop economic development plan for South Tucson SOUTH TUCSON – It all started with a property owner in South Tucson and a tax that was not approved by voters. “The tax generated $1.8 million in revenue to the city and those revenues were used to help sustain the city services,” said South Tucson City Manager John Vidaurri. The s...
04:34, 2019-08-10

No 10 hands Jaguar Land Rover £500m loan to develop electric cars Meeting of carmakers also told of plan for new houses to have EV charging pointThe government has handed Jaguar Land Rover a £500m loan guarantee to help accelerate its progress in the global electric vehicle race.Theresa May said the loan would help Britain’s biggest carmaker sell the next generati...
21:17, 2019-07-15

As steep patent cliff looms, Shionogi moves to develop its own U.S. sales staff For much of its 141-year history, Japan's Shionogi & Co Ltd has played safe when selling its drugs in the United States and other overseas markets - relying on bigger partners to promote its products and avoiding the cost of maintaining a large sales force....
06:17, 2019-07-17

Mahindra & Ford Announce New Joint Venture To Co-Develop New Products For Emerging Markets Automakers Ford Motor Company and Mahindra & Mahindra have signed a new agreement to create a joint venture that will develop, market and distribute Ford vehicles in India. The announcement comes......
16:00, 2019-10-01

Anti-Vaxxers Fail to Block New York Law Eliminating Religious Exemptions to Vaccine Requirements A New York State Supreme Court Justice on Friday rejected a suit brought by 55 families attempting to block the state’s recently passed law “eliminating exemptions to school vaccination requirements on the basis of religious beliefs,” Ars Technica reported.Read more......
22:00, 2019-07-13

Nebraska school that declared candy canes ‘too religious’ pulls yearbook with Christian symbol Fifth graders at an Omaha, Nebraska middle school voted to put inspirational words shaped like a cross on the front cover of their yearbook. The cross-shaped design featured words like love, imagine, dream, and faith....
16:34, 2019-06-03

Christian student group sues university for 'equal access,' alleges religious discrimination A prominent Christian student group is suing its university to ensure "equal access" like other student groups on campus, alleging anti-Christian discrimination....
03:34, 2019-07-13

Cue Shock and Awe: New Poll Reveals White Evangelicals Are the Most Islamophobic Religious Group, Love Trump Considering white Evangelicals use MAGA hats as bookmarks for their bibles, it should come as no surprise that a new poll has deemed them the most Islamophobic religious or ethnic group in America....
18:51, 2019-05-23

New York Will No Longer Allow Vaccine Exemptions for Religious Reasons Amid Ongoing Measles Outbreaks New York lawmakers voted on Thursday to repeal vaccine exemptions for religious reasons in school-age children as the state continues to battle ongoing measles outbreaks.Read more......
17:17, 2019-06-14

Myanmar army sues religious leader who told Trump the military 'tortured' Christians A Myanmar religious leader is facing a legal complaint from an army officer after telling U.S President Donald Trump the military was oppressing and torturing Christians in the Buddhist-majority country, he and a court official told Reuters....
20:17, 2019-08-29

Shalt thou eat an Impossible Burger? Religious doctrine scrambles to catch up to new food technology. Leviticus 11 contains a zoo’s worth of animals. The hyrax and the monitor lizard. The katydid is there, as is the gecko. And it ends: “You must distinguish between the unclean and the clean, between l......
03:51, 2019-09-13

Aspiring teachers denied employment as Montreal school boards apply religious symbols ban A francophone school board in Montreal (CSPI) admits to turning down two aspiring teachers, after they refused to remove their visible religious symbols....
08:00, 2019-09-10

‘Reaffirm the sanctity’ of religious sites, says Guterres, launching new plan to ‘counter hate and violence’ Amidst a global call by Secretary-General António Guterres to “reaffirm the sanctity” of religious sites and keep worshippers safe, the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) on Thursday launched a new plan of action to “counter hate and violence around the globe”....
03:51, 2019-09-13

Arizona Supreme Court rules in favor of Phoenix business based on religious beliefs PHOENIX – Monday morning, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled in favor 4-3 that business owners can refuse service to same-sex couples based on their religious beliefs. It basically means business owners have the right to choose who they do business with. Brush & Nib Studio first began as a conver...
17:51, 2019-09-17

Ted Cruz to oppose Trump appeals court nominee over religious liberty concerns: report Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, plans to oppose one of President Trump's nominees for the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals due to concerns over his record on religious liberty....
00:51, 2019-09-13

Wipro Beats Street Estimates With June Quarter Profit Of Rs 2,388 Crore Wipro, the country's third largest software services company, on Wednesday reported a net profit of Rs 2,387.6 crore for the quarter ended June 30. That marked a decrease of 3.86 per cent compared to......
16:17, 2019-07-17

Mumbai BJP Chief Mangal Prabhat Lodha Has Assets Worth Over Rs 441 Crore Mumbai BJP president Mangal Prabhat Lodha, who is contesting the Maharashtra Assembly elections from Malabar Hill seat in Mumbai, has declared assets worth over Rs 441 crore in his poll affidavit....
12:34, 2019-10-02

Budget 2019: Centre To Pump In Rs 70,000 Crore In State-Owned Banks To strengthen financial health of public sector banks (PSBs), Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday said the government will pump in Rs 70,000 crore to boost their lending capacity....
20:51, 2019-07-05

Link To Bihar's Encephalitis Deaths Affects Rs 100 Crore Litchi Business The luscious litchi has become an uncanny victim of unsubstantiated claims, which have affected both its cultivators as well as sellers in a place where it is abundantly grown....
19:00, 2019-06-29

Delhi-Based Builder Jailed Over Rs 147.59 Crore Pending Dues In Ghaziabad A builder was sent to prison by revenue officials in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad today over non-payment of Rs 147.59 crore due towards Ghaziabad Development Authority or GDA, officials said....
12:00, 2019-10-01

GST Evasion Of Rs 1.5 Crore Kanpur-Based Tobacco Firm Found In Raids A GST evasion to the tune of Rs 1.5 crore by a Kanpur-based pan masala company, AJ Sugandhi Pvt Ltd, was detected by officials during search operations....
22:51, 2019-09-28

209 Crore Assets Seized, Karnataka Minister Summoned In IMA Jewels Scam The ED Friday said it has attached assets worth Rs 209 crore, including 20 immovable properties and bank deposits, in its money laundering probe into the alleged IMA group ponzi scam of Karnataka....
19:17, 2019-06-28

Amrapali Case: Supreme Court Orders Disbursement Of Rs 7 Crore To NBCC The Supreme Court on Monday directed disbursement of Rs 7.16 crore to state-run National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) to complete two stalled projects of the embattled real estate group......
19:17, 2019-08-26

Meghalaya Ordered To Pay 100 Crore Fine, Allowed To Restart Coal Mining Meghalaya has been ordered to deposit Rs 100 crore in fines, imposed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT), for failing to curb illegal coal mining in the state...
13:34, 2019-07-03

Heroin Worth 600 Crore Seized From Pak Fishing Vessel Off Gujarat Coast Heroin worth Rs 600 crore was seized from a Pakistani fishing vessel off the coast of Gujarat on Tuesday, the Indian Coast Guard said in a statement....
02:51, 2019-05-22

OnePlus ushers in Rs 1,000 crore investment for its biggest global R&D facility in Hyderabad OnePlus, on Monday inaugurated its first global research and development (R&D) center in the Indian city of Hyderabad. The R&D facility was inaugurated by Pete Lau, Founder & CEO of OnePlus along with Former Minister of Telangana, K. T. Rama Rao and Principal Secretary for IT and Industries, Jayesh ...
19:51, 2019-08-26

Rs 1.76 Lakh Crore RBI Transfer Positive For Economy: Soumya Kanti Ghosh The transfer of surplus and excess dividend is in line with the recommendations of the Bimal Jalan Committee, which was tasked to review the Economic Capital Framework of the RBI....
00:00, 2019-08-28

Rs 100 Lakh Crore Spending Push In India Tops Agenda Of Modi 2.0 With revenues under strain, the government is borrowing more and seeking to extract additional capital from the central bank. Any further widening in the fiscal deficit would jeopardize the nation's......
07:51, 2019-05-24

Alleged Fraud Involving Ratul Puri To Cross Rs 1,400 Crore: Report The Enforcement Directorate (ED) probe involving Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, arrested in a money laundering case, has revealed that the amount of the bank fraud is......
07:34, 2019-08-27

Bhupinder Hooda Declares Rifle, Revolver, Pistol Among Rs 15 Crore Assets Haryana Polls 2019: Two-time Haryana chief minister and senior Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda declared assets worth Rs 15.66 crore in his affidavit filed on Friday along with nomination papers,......
19:34, 2019-10-05

Yogendra Yadav's Party Promises 20 Lakh Jobs At Rs 20,000 Crore Cost Haryana Elections: Rolling out its election manifesto for the October 21 Haryana polls, Swaraj India on Saturday promised to create 20 lakh employment opportunities at an outlay of Rs 20,000 crore in......
17:00, 2019-10-05

Anil Ambani In Talks To Sell Radio Unit For Rs 1,200 Crore: Report The planned exit from the radio business is part of efforts by Anil Ambani, 59, to cut wider group liabilities after a debt-fueled expansion in the past decade strained finances, while a subsequent......
16:51, 2019-05-27

Zombie' Buildings Worth Rs 4.47 Lakh Crore Sound Warning For Banks Radius and hundreds of other developers relied on loans from what India calls non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) to fuel a five-year property boom....
23:17, 2019-10-04

Rs 300-Crore Bungalow, Funds Seized In Probe Against Kamal Nath's Nephew The Income Tax department has seized a Rs 300-crore Bungalow in Delhi under the anti-Benami law in its probe against Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath. The tax department......
17:34, 2019-08-11

Case, Raids Against J&K Bank After Officials Unearth 177-Crore Loan Fraud The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Thursday registered a case and conducted raids after unearthing a loan fraud worth over Rs 177 crore in Jammu and Kashmir Bank in Jammu, officials said....
00:51, 2019-06-28

Assam Pollution Control Board Imposes Over Rs 2 Crore Fine On ONGC The Pollution Control Board in Assam has slapped a fine of Rs 2.05 crore on PSU firm Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) for allegedly violating an order by the Supreme Court and causing pollution......
17:17, 2019-09-17

Mutual Funds Outflow At 1.60 Lakh Crore In June: Industry Body In recent months, the mutual fund industry has been grappling with redemption pressure in the wake of debt crises at various groups, including IL&FS, Essel and DHFL...
19:00, 2019-07-08

Investment Of Rs 50 Lakh Crore Planned For Railways By 2030: Piyush Goyal Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal Saturday said the government was eyeing investment of Rs 50 lakh crore in railways by the year 2030 to make it the best in the world....
09:51, 2019-07-07

Madhya Pradesh Seeks Rs 11,906-Crore Flood Relief Package From Centre Madhya Pradesh suffered a loss of Rs 11,906 crore during the recent floods, state government officials have told a visiting central team and sought immediate financial aid for relief and......
17:00, 2019-09-20

GST Fraud Of Rs 400 Crore Involving Special Economic Zone Units Detected The Directorate General of GST Intelligence has unearthed a scam in which exporters from the National Capital Region (NCR) allegedly availed Goods and Services Tax refund of Rs 400 crore in connivance......
01:51, 2019-09-25

Indiabulls Housing Finance June Quarter Profit Falls 24% To Rs 802 Crore Indiabulls Housing Finance said its net interest income declined 12.72 per cent to Rs 1,475 crore in the first quarter of the current financial year....
22:00, 2019-08-06

Forensic Audit Found Rs 3,800 Crore Fraud, Says Punjab National Bank The Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Saturday said it had reported a borrowing fraud of Rs 3,805 crore ($556 million) in Bhushan Power & Steel Ltd's account to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)....
09:51, 2019-07-07

Walchandnagar Industries Wins Rs 77-Crore Order From ISRO, Shares Surge Walchandnagar share price: Walchandnagar Industries said it has been a strategic partner to the Indian Space Research (ISRO) since the 1970s. Walchandnagar Industries has supplied critical launch......
19:17, 2019-09-12

Apple researchers develop AI framework that leverages users’ intents to automatically label data Apple researchers propose a novel framework that taps users' intents to automatically label data, which can then be used to bolster an AI system's accuracy.Read More...
03:00, 2019-09-24

Physicists Win Nobel Prize for Finding Exoplanet Around a Sun-Like Star and for Helping Develop Theory of the Universe The 2019 Physics Nobel Prize will be awarded half to James Peebles of Princeton University, and half jointly to Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz of the University of Geneva in Switzerland, for theoretical work improving our understanding of the universe and for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a...
21:17, 2019-10-08

Trump pardons Zay Jeffries, World War II scientist who helped develop tank-piercing artillery President Trump granted a posthumous pardon to World War II scientist Zay Jeffries who helped the U.S. develop artillery shells capable of piercing German tanks' armor, the White House announced Thursday....
08:51, 2019-10-11

Brazil indigenous affairs official fired amid push to develop reservation land The head of Brazil's indigenous affairs agency said on Tuesday he was fired due to pressure from the agriculture ministry which under President Jair Bolsonaro is seeking to open reservation lands to commercial agriculture and mining....
03:34, 2019-06-12

FOCUS-As steep patent cliff looms, Shionogi moves to develop its own U.S. sales staff For much of its 141-year history, Japan's Shionogi & Co Ltd has played safe when selling its drugs in the United States and other overseas markets - relying on bigger partners to promote its products and avoiding the cost of maintaining a large sales force....
01:17, 2019-07-17

Tropical system could develop in Gulf of Mexico and Euro model predicts swing into Louisiana A tropical system could form in the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico by the end of the week, a spark of activity in what has so far been a sleepy Atlantic hurricane season....
03:17, 2019-07-08

Fed says it will develop faster digital banking system. But Wall Street fears tech incursion. The announcement thrusts the Federal Reserve into a fight with some of the country’s biggest banks, who have already developed rival technology and fear that Silicon Valley companies could use the Fed system to push their way further into the banking world....
21:17, 2019-08-05

More than 30 members of clergy, religious activists sign letter declaring their churches immigrant 'sanctuaries': report A group of more than 30 clergy and religious activists in Birmingham have signed a letter promising sanctuary to immigrants facing mass deportations in Alabama, according to a Tuesday report....
02:51, 2019-08-14

Religious group demands Netflix cancel Good Omens… which is a show on Amazon Prime Video A religious Christian group in the US called Return to Order recently launched a petition calling for Netflix to cancel the series Good Omens. Their reasoning is that the show is blasphemous to the extent that it “mocks God’s wisdom” and “presents devils and Satanists as norm...
18:34, 2019-06-20

20 Democratic state attorneys general sue to stop Trump religious discrimination protections for healthcare workers Democratic attorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia sued the Trump administration Tuesday to overturn a rule that protects healthcare workers from providing services that contradict their religious beliefs, including abortions....
23:00, 2019-05-21

Punjab National Bank Shares Fall On Detecting Fraud Worth Rs 3,805 Crore PNB share price: Shares of the government-owned lender Punjab National Bank fell as much as 11.31 per cent, from its previous close, to intraday low of Rs 72.50....
19:00, 2019-07-08

Rail Infrastructure Requires Rs 50 Lakh Crore Till 2030: Nirmala Sitharaman "These along with other such initiatives such as Udaan scheme will improve India''s infrastructure, enable connectivity, and bridge the rural and urban divide," said Nirmala Sitharaman....
14:34, 2019-07-05

Ex-Judge Claims 40 Crore Bribe Offered For Janardhan Reddy's Bail In 2012 A former CBI special judge has appeared in a court as a witness in connection with a "cash-for-bail" case involving mining baron Gali Janardhan Reddy and claimed that an offer of Rs 40 crore bribe was......
16:34, 2019-08-27

Probe Agency Attaches Rs 288-Crore Assets Of Himachal Firm In Fraud Case The Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday said it has attached assets worth over Rs 288 crore of a Himachal Pradesh-based company and its promoters in connection with a multi-crore bank fraud and money......
19:17, 2019-09-11

Probe Agency Seizes Rs 300-Crore Assets Of Telangana Group In Ponzi Scam The Enforcement Directorate on Friday said it has attached assets worth about Rs 300 crore in connection with its money laundering probe in an alleged ponzi scam involving a Telangana-based......
17:34, 2019-08-16

Probe Agency Attaches Rs 261 Crore Assets Of Haryana Firm In Ponzi Scheme The Enforcement Directorate today said it has attached assets worth Rs 261 crore in connection with its money laundering probe against a Haryana-based multi-level marketing group that allegedly......
16:34, 2019-08-17

Probe Agency Attaches Rs 278 Crore Assets Of Telangana Firm In Ponzi Scam The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday said it has attached assets worth Rs 278 crore in connection with its money laundering probe in an alleged ponzi scam involving a Telangana-based......
17:17, 2019-09-17

Probe Agency Attaches Rs 110 Crore Assets Of Sugar Company In Fraud Case The Enforcement Directorate Tuesday said it has attached assets worth Rs 110 crore of Simbhaoli Sugars Limited, one of India''s largest sugar mills, in connection with a money laundering probe against......
14:51, 2019-07-02

Cabinet Clears Rs 9,300-Crore Capital Infusion In IDBI Bank; Shares Jump The Cabinet on Tuesday approved a capital infusion plan worth Rs 9,300 crore for IDBI Bank. The Cabinet cleared the IDBI Bank recapitalisation plan with a one-time infusion of funds by the government......
16:51, 2019-09-03

Probe Agency Arrests Top Official In Multi-Crore Bank Fraud Case The Enforcement Directorate said on Saturday it has arrested the CMD of an Ahmedabad-based company in connection with a money laundering case linked to alleged multi-crore bank fraud....
20:34, 2019-09-21

Virendra Sehwag's Wife Alleges Business Aides Cheated For 4.5-Crore Loan Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag's wife Aarti Sehwag has filed a complaint against her business partners of forging her signature to get a loan of Rs 4.5 crore, police said on Saturday....
00:17, 2019-07-14

Air Force Signs Rs 300 Crore Deal To Procure SPICE-2000 Bombs From Israel The Indian Air Force has signed a Rs 300 crore deal with a Israeli defence firm to procure a batch of SPICE 2000 guided bombs, official sources said Friday....
00:17, 2019-06-08

In IMA Jewels Scam, Muslim Cleric Allegedly Gifted 3-Crore House Arrested A prominent Muslim cleric was arrested yesterday by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the Rs 15,000-crore IMA Jewels scam. He claimed he was "in no way connected with the IMA"...
11:51, 2019-07-12

Sebi Slaps Rs 23 Crore Penalty On Aurobindo Pharma Promoters; Shares Fall Aurobindo Share Price: Sebi's penalty is for alleged insider trading violations done by Aurobindo Pharma's promoters between 2008 and 2009 when it entered into agreement with Pfizer....
09:51, 2019-09-24

Waymo inks driverless car deal with Renault, Nissan to develop autonomous vehicles for France, Japan Waymo has signed a deal with Renault and Nissan to develop self-driving cars and trucks for use in France, Japan and possibly other countries in Asia, including China, the autonomous car company announced Thursday....
09:00, 2019-06-20

Trump: Turkey will face ‘swift, strong, and severe’ sanctions if it doesn't protect religious minorities in Syria President Trump said he warned Turkey it would face economic sanctions if it does not protect religious minorities in northern Syria while it conducts military operations there....
06:34, 2019-10-13

Baku forum to push back against ‘rise of hate’ with strong call for cultural and religious tolerance, says UN official Just off a plane from Sri Lanka, Miguel Angel Moratinos, United Nations High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations (UNOAC), said on Wednesday that tomorrow’s 5th World Forum for Intercultural Dialogue is opening at a “very timely” moment....
17:51, 2019-05-21

Sri Lankan authorities must work ‘vigorously’ to ease simmering ethno-religious tensions, urges UN rights expert A United Nations human rights expert warned on Monday that Sri Lankan authorities must take urgent action to strengthen respect for freedom of religion or belief and address simmering ethno-religious tensions. ...
16:34, 2019-08-27

Actor Ajay Devgn's Newest Ride Is The Rolls-Royce Cullinan Worth Rs. 6.95 Crore When not playing an upright cop or riding on two motorcycles at once, actor Ajay Devgn is known to be a car aficionado and has had an interesting line-up of cars in his garages over the years. In......
19:00, 2019-08-27

Rs 100 Crore Fine, 7-Year Jail Term For Shiv Sena Leader In Housing Scam A sessions court in Maharashtra's Dhule district on Saturday sentenced former state ministers Suresh Jain and Gulabrao Deokar along with 46 others to varying jail terms between seven and three years......
18:17, 2019-08-31

100-Crore Worth Brown Sugar Seized In Manipur, Biggest Drug Bust In State An illegal drugs manufacturing factory was busted at Lilong Dam in Manipur's Thoubal district and 111.2 kg of brown sugar, worth over Rs 100 crore in the international market, was seized, police said......
08:51, 2019-06-30

Trump directs Defense Department to develop policy allowing military academy athletes to turn pro upon graduation President Trump on Wednesday told Acting Secretary of Defense Mark Esper to come up with a policy that would allow athletes enrolled in military academies to play professional sports upon graduation....
20:17, 2019-06-27

Pentagon eager to resolve JEDI contract as China races to develop military cloud computing system "We don't want to waste any more time moving forward because we know our potential adversaries are doing it at their own speed," U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Jack Shanahan says....
00:17, 2019-08-15

‘Mosques should be safe havens, not sites of terror’, says Guterres announcing UN plan to help safeguard religious sites In the wake of a horrific mass shooting at two New Zealand mosques, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has announced his intention to launch a UN action plan for the safeguarding of religious sites, declaring that “mosques and all places of prayer and contemplation should be safe havens, not site...
20:17, 2019-05-21

A recap of Thursday’s top stories: International Day honours victims of religious-based violence, UN experts on Kashmir, environmental disasters in Asia-Pacific, animal protections, and UN chief on Burkina Faso Thursday’s Daily Brief: New international day honouring victims of religious-based violence; Kashmir shutdown must be reversed; Relentless sequence of disasters in Asia-Pacific; Giraffes fare well for protection, elephants not so much; UN chief condemns Burkina Faso violence...
05:17, 2019-08-23

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Religious site protection, South-South Cooperation, ‘UNComplicated’ airs, West Bank threat, vaccination, Hong Kong update A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN Chief’s global call to safeguard religious sites; South-South Cooperation ‘accelerates’ towards SDGs; Guterres on West Bank annexation threat; WHO says one in 10 children not getting proper vaccines; Protestor protection call over Hong Kong; New ‘UNComplicated’ ...
07:17, 2019-09-13

Mahindra and Mahindra's Q4 Profit Slips By 20% To Rs. 849 Crore Mahindra also exported 10,200 vehicles during the current quarter, registering a growth of 17.1 per cent over the corresponding quarter previous year....
18:17, 2019-05-30

THE MONETIZATION OF OPEN BANKING: How legacy institutions can use open banking to develop new revenue streams, reach more customers, and avoid losing out to neobanks and fintechs Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of The Monetization of Open Banking research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Fintech industry research reports. Open banking has arrived, and it's transforming the UK's banking landsc...
17:51, 2019-07-15

CBOE INTRODUCES NEW IMPLIED CORRELATION INDEX BASED ON THE S&P 500 INDEX; Plans to Develop Realized Correlation Products; Add New Analytical Tools to Award-Winning Website CHICAGO, June 2, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that beginning on Wednesday, June 4, 2008, the Exchange will begin publishing data associated with a new volatility-related benchmark index, the CBOE S&P 500 Implied Correlation Index tied to two different option matur...
09:34, 2019-05-23

Boeing And Porsche Agree To Develop Electric Flying Cars That Aren't Really Flying Cars While the term “Memorandum of Understanding” sounds like something you get after going through a six-week New Age anger management seminar, it’s actually more of a business love-pledge between two companies, in this case Boeing and Porsche. The two companies have business-love pledged to work togeth...
22:51, 2019-10-11

Indonesian security minister, police chief stabbed; ISIS link eyed, cops say Indonesia’s security minister was among three people stabbed Thursday by a man who investigators say may have been radicalized by the Islamic State group....
17:17, 2019-10-10

Delhi Police Arrests Woman Claiming To Be JDU MP Mahendra's Wife Police on Thursday told the Delhi High Court they have arrested a woman, who claims to be the legally wedded wife of JD(U) Rajya Sabha MP Mahendra Prasad, in connection with the recovery of jewellery......
18:51, 2019-10-10

Chiwetel Ejiofor on Forest Gate, Shakespeare, Lynne Ramsay and Angelina Jolie The 12 Years a Slave star answered questions on everything from being asked to change his name to why he’d love to work in Nollywood and who inspired him to become a director 2.07pm BST Thank you so much for such insightful questions! 2.05pm BST acairns43 asksHow has your point of view changed on th...
20:17, 2019-10-10

'Unfortunate': McMaster criticizes Trump's Syria troop withdrawal Former national security adviser H.R. McMaster criticized President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. forces from northeastern Syria, saying the deployment was "immensely helpful" to U.S. security and interests....
01:51, 2019-10-11

NBA sorry reporter's China question stopped The NBA issued a statement saying it has apologized to a reporter who was stopped from asking James Harden and Russell Westbrook about the recent China controversy....
01:51, 2019-10-11

Matt Lauer's rape denial 'a case study in victim-blaming', says accuser Brooke Nevils alleges Lauer raped her at 2014 Winter Olympics‘I’m not afraid of him now regardless of his threats and bullying’The former NBC Today show host Matt Lauer has been accused of “a case study in victim-blaming” by the woman who alleges he raped her in 2014. Related: Top conservative lawye...
02:51, 2019-10-11

Now That’s What We Like To See: When Jesus And Satan Both Tried To Lure This Toddler Into Their Minivans, The Toddler Chose To Get Into Jesus’s Minivan Get ready to stand up and cheer, because this amazing story is going to have you applauding for the rest of your life: When Jesus and Satan both tried to lure this toddler into their minivans, the toddler chose to get into Jesus’s minivan!...
03:51, 2019-10-11

Drew Barrymore lands new talk show at CBS Joining the slate of celebrity talk-show hosts like Ellen Degeneres, Kelly Clarkson, and Lilly Singh is now one Drew Barrymore. The Wrap announces today that Barrymore will have her own syndicated daytime talk show from CBS Television Distribution, set to launch in fall 2020....
04:51, 2019-10-11

Elon Musk and NASA chief get on same page, vow to complete Crew Dragon Enlarge / SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk, left, NASA astronauts Victor Glover, Doug Hurley, Bob Behnken, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, and NASA astronaut Mike Hopkins are seen inside the Dragon crew access arm at Launch Complex 39A in March. (credit: NASA) Back in 2016, during the h...
05:17, 2019-10-11

Google begins responding to Texas antitrust investigators' data demands Texas officials managing a sprawling investigation of the advertising practices at Alphabet Inc's Google have begun receiving data from the search and advertising giant after two previous probes bogged down in extended document fights....
05:51, 2019-10-11

Review: Two Will Smiths mean double the disappointment in perplexing 'Gemini Man' Will Smith plays a middle-aged assassin and his 23-year-old clone, but his personal appeal and snazzy tech can't save Ang Lee's thriller 'Gemini Man.'        ...
06:17, 2019-10-11

Why Life Hack Videos Seem Too Good to Be True. (They Are) As entry 10 billion in the “stuff on the internet is fake” rolls, hugely popular do-it-yourself tricks on social media turn out to be impractical, inadvisable or downright dangerous; ‘long story short my microwave exploded.’...
06:17, 2019-10-11

Eddie Jones and England happy to hunker down on the coast at Miyazaki • It’s a great opportunity for us to regenerate, says head coach• Ricky Stuart to join England camp before quarter-finalAn ill wind may be blowing for some but for Eddie Jones and England life is suddenly unexpectedly calm. Almost before World Rugby had confirmed the cancellation of their final pool...
06:51, 2019-10-11

Irish PM says he 'sees pathway to deal' on Brexit Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says he "sees a pathway to a deal" on Brexit following a meeting with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, and he went on to say he believes the deal could be made by the end of October. CNN's Bianca Nobilo reports....
07:17, 2019-10-11

Notre Dame’s famous ‘Rudy’ speaks at AZ Bowl Luncheon TUCSON – Over 700 people turned out to the 2019 Nova Home Loans Bowl Kickoff Luncheon. The keynote speaker was Rudy Ruettiger, the man who’s life was based on the movie “Rudy”. Here’s more from our Thursday sportscast: ...
09:17, 2019-10-11

Assembly Election 2019 Live Updates: Amit Shah Attacks Rahul Over Kashmir Maharashtra, Haryana Elections 2019: Amit Shah is scheduled to hold public gatherings in Maharashtra's Sangli, Akkalkot, Tuljapur and Latur districts....
10:17, 2019-10-11

Why Populist Democrats Have Gained the Upper Hand in the Primary Race As next week’s debate looms, polls and donor contributions suggest a party seeking candidates for 2020 who will push the boundaries, while moderates argue they can beat President Trump....
11:51, 2019-10-11

Apple TV+ signs Oscar-winner Alfonso Cuarón to a multi-year deal Apple has scored a coup by landing Alfonso Cuarón, who won directing Oscars for Gravity and Roma, to a multi-year deal with its upcoming streaming service, Apple TV+. Cuarón will develop television projects exclusively for the service,......
11:51, 2019-10-11

GE's pension freeze raises a question: Should you take a lump-sum buyout or keep benefits? Buyout offers present a quandary to employees who must decide whether to take a one-time payout or stick with the guarantee of a pension.       ...
13:51, 2019-10-11

Dems weigh knee-capping a Republican impeachment criticism House Democrats are grappling with whether to take more steps to formalize their impeachment inquiry and silence a chief Republican criticism of their efforts, with competing factions beginning to emerge. President Donald Trump and his allies on Capitol Hill have hammered Speaker Nancy Pelosi for n...
15:17, 2019-10-11

Live updates: Yovanovitch arrives for deposition; Sondland agrees to appear next week under subpoena As the impeachment inquiry moved forward on Capitol Hill, President Trump prepared to hold his second campaign rally in as many days outside Washington....
16:51, 2019-10-11

Graham pleads with Trump on Syria: 'Change course while you still can' Sen. Lindsey Graham on Friday claimed vindication for his harsh criticism of the White House’s foreign policy in Syria, urging President Donald Trump to “change course while you still can.”The South Carolina Republican has been perhaps the most vocal GOP opponent of Trump’s decision last weekend to ...
18:17, 2019-10-11

OxyContin maker Purdue begins showdown to halt opioid lawsuits OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP will ask a U.S. Bankruptcy Judge on Friday to pause litigation against the company and its owners over the objections of U.S. states that allege the company is trying to protect the controlling Sackler family....
19:17, 2019-10-11

‘It proved to the old fighters that they have not been forgotten.’ Northern Ireland EBA gets started A good time is had by all at the Northern Ireland EBA event The post ‘It proved to the old fighters that they have not been forgotten.’ Northern Ireland EBA gets started appeared first on Boxing News....
19:17, 2019-10-11

Nike shuts down Oregon Project after anti-doping ban After German Konstanze Klosterhalfen won bronze in Doha Athletics World Championships, her training center is closing following a doping ban on one of the trainers. No athletes at the facility failed doping tests....
21:17, 2019-10-11

WeWork to close its WeGrow elementary school in New York next year WeWork said on Friday it will shut down its WeGrow private school in New York City after the current school year, as the company focuses on its main office-sharing business....
23:17, 2019-10-11