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98 urban centres to be developed as smart cities

August 27th, 2015 (0)
  New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The central government on Thursday announced a list of 98 cities which would be developed into smart cities having core infrastructure needed to enhance urban living. The list of cities was announced by union ...

US drone strike kills five Al-Qaeda members in Yemen

August 27th, 2015 (0)
Aden (Yemen), Aug 27 (IANS) At least five Al-Qaeda gunmen were killed and two injured in a US drone strike in Yemen’s Hadramout provice on Thursday, a government official said. Three missiles hit a house in the provincial capital Mukalla, ...

Canadians say it feels like a recession, Tories have slight edge on economy

August 27th, 2015 (0)
•Time for change – More than two thirds of Canadians (69%) believe it is time for a change. The sentiment is stronger in Atlantic Canada (83%) and among young people 18 to 29 years of age (79%). • Managing ...

BJP-PDP coalition opportunistic, Modi is divisive: Rahul

August 27th, 2015 (0)
Srinagar, Aug 27 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir’s ruling coalition is opportunistic, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Thursday, and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of practising “divisive politics”. Addressing saffron farmers in Pampore in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, Gandhi targeted ...

Indian man’s tweet to Swaraj saves sister from traffickers

August 27th, 2015 (0)
Abu Dhabi, Aug 27 (IANS) A brother’s tweet to Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj led to the rescue of his sister from human traffickers in United Arab Emirates (UAE), a media report here said. Dev Tamboli, a worker in ...

Army deployed in three Gujarat cities

August 27th, 2015 (0)
Ahmedabad, Aug 27 (IANS) Army troops were called in Surat, Rajkot and Mehsana cities of Gujarat on Thursday to contain tension after violence erupted over an agitation by the Patel community demanding OBC status and reservation, an army spokesman said. ...

Phantom’: A snappy avenger’s tale

August 27th, 2015 (0)
Film: “Phantom”, Language: Hindi; Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Katrina Kaif, Sabyasachi Chakrabarty, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub; Director: Kabir Khan; Rating: *** “Phantom” is aimed at stirring the patriotic fervour in every Indian making them feel good, as the death of ...

Lodha committee report to dominate BCCI meeting

August 27th, 2015 (0)
Kolkata, Aug 27 (IANS) The Lodha Committee report is likely to top the discussions as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) holds a crucial working committee meeting — the last before its Annual General Meeting (AGM) ...

Indian media in New Zealand in soup over ‘witch doctor’ ads

August 27th, 2015 (0)
Wellington, Aug 27 (IANS) The Advertising Standards Authority of New Zealand is considering a complaint lodged with it against three local Indian media organisations over advertising the services of so-called “Hindu witch doctors” practising here Thakur Ranjit Singh filed the complaint, on ...

NDP on track for majority government; Conservatives tumble to third place

August 27th, 2015 (0)
TORONTO – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1440 Canadian voters, fully 4-in-10 will now vote NDP in the coming election (40%), 10 points ahead of the second place Liberals, with 3-in-10 ...