Twinkle Khanna speaks at UN women's entrepreneurship summit (11 minutes ago)
New York, Nov 18 (IANS) Writer, film producer and former actress Twinkle Khanna participated in a panel discussion on "Sparking Confidence in Girls with Stars of Today"
Restrictions defied in Srinagar to attend militant's funeral (Lead) (11 minutes ago)
Srinagar, Nov 18 (IANS) A large number of people on Saturday defied curfew-like restrictions imposed by the authorities here to attend the funeral of slain militant Mugees Ahmad Mir.
Magnitude-4.4 quake hits Iran-Iraq border (11 minutes ago)
Tehran, Nov 18 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale on Saturday struck Iran's Kermanshah province near the Iraqi border, the same area which is still recovering from a powerful tremor last week that killed over 400 people.
Hillary blasts Trump, GOP Senate candidate over sexual misconduct allegations (11 minutes ago)
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has slammed President Donald Trump and Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore over their alleged sexual misconduct, criticising them for not "accepting responsibility" for their reported transgressions as Democratic Senator Al Franken did in the face of recent sexual allegations against him.
GoAir's flight suffers bird hit, returns to Delhi (17 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Budget carrier GoAir's flight G8 140 from Delhi to Patna with 176 passengers on-board suffered a bird hit just after it took-off from the IGI airport here on Saturday morning.
From airports to seaports, ITDC cruises along (27 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Moving out of airports due to stiff competition from private players, the India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd (ITDC) is making a gradual comeback with duty-free outlets at seaports.
'Indian industry to chart out plan to supply for defence' (27 minutes ago)
Chennai, Nov 18 (IANS) Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday urged the industry to chart out a plan for the next 50 years and work with the armed forces.
Jaya's niece blames Sasikala for IT raids at aunt's house (27 minutes ago)
Chennai, Nov 18 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Fisheries Minister D. Jayakumar on Saturday blamed jailed AIADMK leader V.K. Sasikala and her family for the Income Tax (IT) raids at late Chief Minister and her aunt J. Jayalalithaa's residence late on Friday night.
NIA visits slain RSS leader's residence in Ludhiana (27 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A National Investigation Agency (NIA) team on Saturday visited the residence of slain RSS leader Ravinder Gosain in Ludhiana and also the area where he was killed last month, an official said.
First Test: Thirimanne helps Sri Lanka hold upper hand over India at Tea (27 minutes ago)
Kolkata, Nov 18 (IANS) Middle-order batsman Lahiru Thirimanne hit a composed 48 to steer Sri Lanka to a comfortable 113/2 and trail India by 59 runs at tea of the third day in the first Test at the Eden Gardens here on Saturday.
Tree-lined neighbourhood may help in reducing asthma risk (14:36)
London, Nov 18 (IANS) Started experiencing breathing problems due to excessive pollution in the air surrounding your home? It is time to shift your abode to a neighbourhood with more green spaces.
Shocked at what Deepika is going through: Ruby Rose (14:36)
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Australian actress Ruby Rose on Saturday lent out her support to actress Deepika Padukone, who has been threatened of physical harm over the release of her film "Padmavati".
Patidars to hold rally in support of Hardik despite denial of permission (14:24)
Gandhinagar, Nov 18 (IANS) Ignoring denial of permission by the authorities, the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) is determined to go ahead with its mega rally in Mansa town here on Saturday evening to demonstrate the community's support to young leader Hardik Patel, despite the 'sex CDs' on him, - in a big worry for the ruling BJP.
Apple postpones launch of HomePod speaker until 2018 (14:22)
San Francisco, Nov 18 (IANS) Apple has delayed the launch of its smart home speaker HomePod until 2018 and reportedly said that it needed more time to work on it.
ATK were better than Kerala: Sheringham (14:22)
Kochi, Nov 18 (IANS) ATK chief coach Teddy Sheringham asserted his side was better than Kerala Blasters in the inaugural fixture of the Indian Super League (ISL) season four.
Catholic priest urges Christians to abandon the word Christmas (14:22)
Edinburgh, Nov 18 (IANS) An Irish Catholic priest has called for Christians to stop using the word Christmas because it has been hijacked by "Santa and reindeer", the media reported on Saturday.
UNGA adopts Pakistan-sponsored resolution on self-determination (14:22)
United Nations, Nov 18 (IANS) The UN General Assembly has unanimously passed a Pakistan-sponsored resolution reaffirming that the universal realisation of the right of peoples to self-determination was a fundamental condition for the effective guarantee and observance of human rights.
Three held guilty in Kopardi gang rape-murder that rocked Maharashtra (Lead) (14:14)
Ahmednagar (Maharashtra), Nov 18 (IANS) All three accused in the sensational rape and murder of a minor schoolgirl in Kopardi in July 2016, have been found guilty by a special court here on Saturday.
Trumps wedding cake up for auction (14:08)
Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) A souvenir wedding cake from US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania's wedding is up for auction.
Katy Perry banned from China? (14:08)
Shanghai, Nov 18 (IANS) American singer Katy Perry has reportedly been banned from China over a dress and cannot perform at Victoria's Secret show here.
'Aashiqui' fame actor Rahul Roy joins BJP (14:06)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Actor Rahul Roy, known for his 1990 romantic film "Aashiqui", on Saturday joined the BJP in the presence of Union Minister Vijay Goel.
Dimitrov, Goffin enter last four at ATP Finals (14:06)
London, Nov 18 (IANS) Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov steamrolled Pablo Carreño Busta 6-1, 6-1 in just over an hour here to remain undefeated at the ATP Finals and give himself a further dose of confidence heading into this weekend's action.
Huge anti-Mugabe protest begins in Harare (Lead) (14:06)
Harare, Nov 18 (IANS) Thousands gathered in the centre of Harare on Saturday to demand the resignation of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe.
Bhutia offers training stint to Kashmiri youth Majid Khan (14:02)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Former Indian Captain Bhaichung Bhutia has written to the Jammu and Kashmir Football Federation offering a training stint to Kashmiri youth Majid Khan, a footballer who recently returned home after quitting the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
'Padmavati' makers knew paper work was incomplete: CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi (14:02)
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Without commenting on the reports that the application for "Padmavati" had been sent back to the makers, Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Prasoon Joshi said on Saturday the film's application had come up for review and that the makers admitted that the paper work was incomplete.